Maha Covid-19 deaths, new cases drop, recoveries rise (ROUNDUP)

Mumbai |Sunday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

After three days, Maharashtra Covid-19 deaths dropped below 100 while new cases came below the 5K-mark even as recoveries improved, health authorities said on Saturday.

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PM to green signal Agra Metro Project on Monday

Agra |Sunday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST

Agra district officials said on Saturday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually green signal the launching of the ambitious Agra Metro Project that will help reduce environmental pollution i

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Inside Story: How 40 farm leaders kept a vow of silence during talks with govt

New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST

The fifth round meeting of three ministers of the Modi government with farmer leaders at Vigyan Bhawan on Saturday was very different from the previous ones.

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Farmers robbed of Rs 35,000 on Delhi-Jaipur e-way

Gurugram |Sunday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST

Despite heavy police presence on the Delhi-Jaipur Expressway, another robbery incident was reported from National Highway 48. This time two farmers were robbed at gunpoint of Rs 35,000 when the duo we

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K'taka BJP passes resolutions to enact laws to ban Love Jihad, cow slaughter

Belagavi (Karnataka) |Sunday, 2020 4:15:06 AM IST

The executive committee of Karnataka BJP on Saturday passed two resolutions -- to introduce laws to ban cow slaughter and 'Love Jihad' in the state as early as possible.

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Bihar: Nitish Kumar meets Upendra Kushwaha, sparks speculation

Patna |Sunday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Political equations in Bihar could take a new turn after RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha met with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

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BJP playing the game of trying to topple our govt, says Gehlot

Jaipur |Sunday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday surprised one and all by claiming that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is once again playing the game of trying to topple the state government and accused unio

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Tomar: APMC will be strengthened, Modi govt fully committed to farmers' welfare

New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 3:15:06 AM IST

After the 5th round of the Centre-farmers talks on Saturday, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar reiterated the government's assurance to farmers that MSP will continue and there is no thr

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Odisha STA warns to suspend DL if pillion rider found helmetless

Bhubaneswar |Sunday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST

The State Transport Authority (STA) on Saturday warned to suspend the driving license (DL) of two-wheeler drivers in Odisha if the pillion rider is found without helmet.

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K'taka shutdown call by pro-Kannada activists fails to evoke much response

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

The statewide dawn to dusk shutdown, called by the pro-Kannada activists in Karnataka on Saturday, turned out to be a damp squib with no major impact on normal life across the state.

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US House of Reps. passes bill to promote Gandhi, King legacies

New York |Sunday, 2020 3:45:05 AM IST

The US House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bill to establish several educational programmes and a foundation to promote the legacies of Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King, the two gr

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Folk songs motivate farmers at Ghazipur border

New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 2:15:05 AM IST

Even as the farmers leaders meeting with the central government was continuing at Vigyan Bhawan here, the agitating farmers at Ghazipur border remained calm and composed and kept on entertaining thems

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