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City of flyovers: Eight more proposed in Rajkot | Rajkot News

Rajkot:The commercial capital of Saurashtra may soon become the capital of bridges in the region too. Even as four flyovers are being constructed in the city, chief minister Vijay Rupani who belongs to Rajkot is set to lay the foundation stone for four other bridges on Thursday apart from inaugurating the Amrapali underpass. There are …

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Covid-19: Jharkhand minister Jagarnath Mahto recovers after lung transplant in Chennai hospital | Ranchi News

CHENNAI: Jharkhand minister Jagarnath Mahto, who underwent a bilateral lung transplant in a Chennai hospital after the organs were destroyed by Covid-19, has recovered well, doctors treating him said. On Thursday, the MGM Healthcare declared the 54-year-old minister fit for discharge. Mahto, who tested positive for the viral infection on October 1, was admitted to …

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Surat: 2,544 frontline health workers in Surat vaccinated against Covid-19 | Surat News

Vaccination drive is being done on three days in a week in the city. SURAT: Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) has rolled out a vaccination programme against the Covid-19 in the city and till now, total 2,544 frontline health workers in government as well as private hospitals in the city. Vaccination drive is being done on …

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Gujarat: Tuition teacher gets life term for raping Class 12 student | Vadodara News

The girl was taken to hotels in Ahmedabad, Surat and Padra and was raped thrice between January and March 2018. (Representational Image) VADODARA: A former teacher of a private school in Vadodara was sentenced to life imprisonment on Wednesday for raping a Class 12 student for three months in 2018 under the pretext of giving …

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Narendra Modi: PM Narendra Modi to interact with doctors, vaccinators and beneficiaries | Varanasi News

VARANASI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with the frontline corona warriors who are getting vaccinated and the vaccinators during the second leg of Covid-19 vaccination on Friday. The interaction will be held through video conferencing for which arrangements have been made at three vaccination centres in Varanasi. District magistrate Kaushal Raj Sharma told TOI …

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Thane traffic department increases towing fine by Rs 100 for two-wheelers and four-wheelers | Thane News

Now, the fine of two-wheelers is Rs 200 and Rs 300 are charges for four-wheelers. THANE: After almost a decade, the traffic department in Thane has increased the towing charges earlier this week by Rs 100 each for both two-wheelers and four-wheelers. The authorities stated that while other cities had increased the fines, Thane police …

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Kerala assembly discusses resolution seeking removal of P Sreeramakrishnan | Thiruvananthapuram News

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala assembly on Thursday witnessed a rare business when the opposition moved a resolution seeking the removal of speaker Sreeramakrishnan from his position. It’s the fifth such motion to be presented in the history of the state assembly, while only twice similar demands of the opposition were entertained by the incumbent speaker. The opposition …

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Maharashtra: Three booked for forgery in Bhiwandi town | Thane News

THANE: An offence was registered against three persons, including two women, for allegedly forging a birth certificate and presenting it to the Bhiwandi Nizampur Municipal Corporation (BNMC) in Maharashtra, police said on Thursday. Based on a complaint, the police registered a case against Yasmin Mohammad Hussain Ansari and her brother-in-law Firoz Nizam Ansari and sister …

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‘BSF threatening voters in border areas’: TMC complains to CEC | India News

KOLKATA: Ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal on Thursday met the full bench of the Election Commission of India (ECI) and alleged that the BSF is threatening people in the border areas of the state to cast their votes in favour of a particular political party. The Border Security Force (BSF) is yet to issue …

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Anthony Fauci lays out Joe Biden’s support for WHO after Donald Trump criticism

GENEVA: President Joe Biden‘s top medical adviser on Covid-19, Anthony Fauci, on Thursday announced renewed US support for the World Health Organization after it faced blistering criticism from the Trump administration, laying out new commitments to tackle the coronavirus and other global health issues. Fauci, speaking by videoconference from pre-dawn United States to WHO’s executive …

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Malinga’s presence around MI squad will be missed: Rohit Sharma | Cricket News

MUMBAI: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said Lasith Malinga‘s presence will be missed around the squad as the pacer announced his retirement from franchise cricket on Wednesday. Mumbai Indians revealed that Malinga decided to retire from franchise cricket and that is why the side did not retain him for the IPL 2021. Rohit …

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Setting up foreign campuses may not be easy for institutions

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has recently allowed the Institutions of Eminence (IoEs) to set up offshore campuses in foreign countries. The institutes will have to receive no-objection certificates from the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and Ministry of Home Affairs (MFA) to set up these new campuses. Several IITs and public universities are on …

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Pyer Moss, Christopher John Rogers Shine in Inauguration Fashion

Rogers: ImaxtreeGetty Images Style Points is a weekly column about how fashion intersects with the wider world. When Michelle Obama wore designs by Isabel Toledo and Jason Wu to the 2009 inauguration, it marked a huge moment in the careers of both designers. Over the course of her time as First Lady, the rising tide …

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Ghaziabad: Man gets death three months after he raped, killed 2-year-old | Ghaziabad News

GHAZIABAD: A special court on Wednesday sentenced to death a 30-year-old man convicted of raping and killing a two-and-a-half-year-old girl in Kavi Nagar last October. The night she was assaulted, Chandan Pandey had been chatting with her father, who he had known for 10 years, outside their house. He had walked in, raising no suspicion …

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Bengaluru news: Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa to hand out portfolios today | Bengaluru News

BENGALURU: Chief minister BS Yediyurappa will allocate portfolios to the new cabinet members on Thursday morning. Legislators Umesh Katti, Aravind Limbavali, MTB Nagaraj, CP Yogeshwar, R Shankar, S Nagara and Murugesh Nirani were inducted into the cabinet on January 13. “The list (of portfolios) is ready, and I will release it on Thursday morning,” Yediyurappa …

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Telangana retains fourth spot on Innovation Index | Hyderabad News

HYDERABAD: Telangana, which bagged big-ticket investments through the Covid-19 crisis and is acknowledged as a leader in innovation and emerging technologies, has managed to hold on to the fourth spot in the India Innovation Index 2020 rankings that were released by NITI Aayog on Wednesday. What is surprising is that Telangana, which stood fourth in …

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7,762 healthcare workers across Tamil Nadu get Covid jab | Chennai News

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu vaccinated 7,762 healthcare workers against the targeted 17,100 until 7pm on Wednesday. With this, the state has vaccinated 40% of the 85,000 beneficiaries it had targeted in the past five days. The total number of vaccine recipients in the state now is 33,670. On January 16 and 17, the weekend after Pongal, …

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Dragon fruit: Gujarat govt renames dragon fruit grown in Gujarat as Kamalam | Ahmedabad News

GANDHINAGAR: The BJP government in Gujarat has initiated the process of patenting the name of the variety of dragon fruit grown in Gujarat as ‘kamalam’, which is also the name of the state party headquarters. It means lotus — the symbol of the Bharatiya Janata Party. Addressing a press conference to announce formation of the …

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Man from Mumbai held with 1 Kg of Methamphetamine drugs in Ahmedabad | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: Gujarat Anti-terrorism- Squad (ATS) on Tuesday held a man named Mohammed Sultan Mohamed Firzoze Shaikh, 30, of New Masjid Lane, Jogeshwari in East Mumbai with 1 Kg of Methamphetamine drugs worth Rs 1 crore in international Market. The stuff was packed in two packets of adhesive tapes. This is the second time since last …

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