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This inspector is a snake-catcher too

Pratapgarh (UP) |Wednesday, 2020 9:45:06 PM IST

The Mandhata police station in Pratapgarh district is in the news for a very different reason.

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All for artists in times of Corona: Yasmin Kidwai

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2020 3:45:06 PM IST

She remembers going to the Nizamuddin Dargah when it opened after Covid struck. There was something amiss. The place was just not the same without the qawwals. The silence was brutal.

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Corona scare forces MP authorities to disallow 200-yr-old Hingot fest

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) |Sunday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST

The coronavirus pandemic has cast its shadown on the annual 'Hingot' festival or 'Hingot war', which the locals have been celebrating uninterrupted for the last around 200 years in Madhya Pradesh's In

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Free from confinement, a happy Diwali for elephant Sunder

New Delhi |Thursday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

This Diwali is the happiest one for Sunder, a rescued male elephant, after a span of seven-years of his solitary confinement and routinely abused life at a temple in Kolhapur, a city on the banks of t

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Scenes from Hindu epics to adorn stone facade of Abu Dhabi temple

Abu Dhabi |Tuesday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST

The stone facade of the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi will be adorned with scenes depicted from Hindu epics, scriptures and ancient stories from India, as well as popular motifs from the Gulf countr

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We don't need to prove we are patriotic, says Awadh's royal descendant (IANS Special)

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST

The royal descendant of Awadh, who got settled in Kolkata, recounts the patriotic lineage and participation of his family in the First War of Indias Independence in an attempt to take on the rhetoric

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Problems growing taller for 8-feet tall man from Uttar Pradesh

Pratapgarh (UP) |Friday, 2020 9:15:06 PM IST

He is tall and his problem are now getting taller.

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Delhi police revamp social media outreach, invite volunteers

New Delhi |Friday, 2020 8:15:06 PM IST

You must be the change you wish to see in the world, said Mahatma Gandhi. This is what Delhi police's tweet says posted on their official Twitter handle on October 2.

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Three wives observe Karwa Chauth for husband in Uttar Pradesh

Chitrakoot (UP) |Thursday, 2020 9:15:06 PM IST

For Krishna, a resident of Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot district, 'Karwa Chauth' on Wednesday brought triple happiness when his three wives prayed together for his long life.

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UP revenue collection increases after lockdown

Lucknow |Thursday, 2020 3:45:07 PM IST

For the third consecutive month after lockdown, the Yogi Adityanath government has posted an impressive revenue receipt of Rs 10,672 crore in October which is Rs 1,828 crore more than what it received

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Turning a new leaf: Barabanki moves from hooch to honey

Barabanki (Uttar Pradesh) |Monday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST

Barabanki district, once the largest producer of the best quality opium, drifted to illicit liquor trade over the past one decade when opium farming was hemmed in by too many restrictions.

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Maharshi Valmiki's ideals will continue to inspire countrymen: PM Modi

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 5:45:06 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted people on the occasion of Valmiki Jayanti. He said the ideals of the saint, which were based on social harmony, equality and justice, will continue to

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