Airshed management may help tackle pollution: Experts

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 1:15:06 AM IST

Amid pollution turning into a serious national issue and the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) largely staying limited to Delhi, experts here on Monday advocated airshed management to tackle polluti

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Highstakes for Congress in Karnataka by-polls

Bengaluru |Monday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

The beleaguered opposition Congress in Karnataka faces an uphill task in retaining its assembly seats in the December 5 by-elections, as it faces an upbeat ruling BJP and an estranged Janata Dal-Secul

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Congress names another candidate for Karnataka bypolls

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

The Congress on Sunday named P. Nagaraj as its candidate for contesting Yeshvanthapura Assembly constituency in Bengaluru for the upcoming Karnataka by-elections.

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Congress names three more candidates for Jharkhand polls

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

The Congress on Sunday announced names of three candidates for the Jharkhand Assembly election.

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Sena protests against Mumbai Metro, builders on pollution

Mumbai |Monday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST

Returning to its aggressive style, the Shiv Sena South Mumbai wing protested against the MMRDA and some private builders for air and noise pollution and huge traffic snarls in south Mumbai's congested

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Johnson surges ahead of Corbyn in new poll

London |Sunday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has extended his lead over opposition Labour Part leader Jeremy Corbyn as he strengthens the ruling Conservatives' grip on working-class voters ahead of the December 12

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Around 80% turnout in Sri Lanka polls (Roundup)

Colombo |Sunday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Around 80 per cent of eligible Sri Lankans voted on Saturday for the presidential election, the country's National Election Commission stated. In Tamil-majority Northern Province, the polling percenta

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Gotabaya Rajapaksa set to win SL prez polls (Lead)

Colombo |Sunday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

Former Defence Minister and Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna's (SLPP) presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa is set to become the country's eighth President, leaving his main rival Sajith Premadasa of t

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Gotabaya claims victory, Sajith concedes defeat in SL prez polls (2nd Lead)

Colombo |Sunday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

Former Defence Minister and Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna's (SLPP) candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Sunday claimed victory in the island nation's eighth presidential election, while his main rival Sajith

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Gotabaya Rajapaksa leading in SL prez polls

Colombo |Sunday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna's (SLPP) presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa was currently leading in the island nation's presidential election, leaving his main rival Sajith Premadasa of the New De

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Rs 95 lakh seized in Karnataka poll code violation

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Election Commission officials have seized Rs 95 lakh in cash, 66 litre of liquor valued at Rs 83,000 and 30,000 sarees for violation of the model code of conduct (MCC) in Karnataka's 15 Assembly segme

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