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Delhi HC to hear plea on 'uniform minimum age of marriage' today

Times of India February 19,2020

The Delhi High Court will hear the public interest litigation (PIL) seeking equalising of the legal age of marriage for men and women saying the limit...

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Water released into Yamuna to improve its 'environmental condition' ahead of Trump's India visit

Times of India February 19,2020

The Uttar Pradesh Irrigation Department has released 500 cusecs of water into the Yamuna from Ganganahar in Bulandshahr to improve the river's "enviro...

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Isro to 'split up & unite' a satellite in space this year

Times of India February 19,2020

While the technology Isro is aiming to eventually have is one that will allow it to transfer humans from one vehicle or spacecraft to another, the imm...

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3 terrorists killed in encounter with police in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral

Times of India February 19,2020

Three terrorists were killed in an encounter in the Tral sub-district of Pulwama, according to the Kashmir Zone Police on Wednesday. "Awantipora: Poli...

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Round trip to Bangkok will now cost you just Rs 13,000

Times of India February 18,2020

The cheapest return fare on flight from Mumbai departing to Bangkok this week was Rs 12,300 and from Delhi Rs 13,400. In comparison, a Mumbai-Bagdogra...

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SIT demand for Elgar widens MVA differences

Times of India February 18,2020

Differences within the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi in Maharashtra widened on Tuesday as Sharad Pawar once again pushed for an SIT to probe “misuse of p...

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‘Anti-India acts got Debbie Abrahams' visa cancelled’

Times of India February 18,2020

Abrahams was detained at Delhi airport and deported to Dubai on Monday. Official sources asserted that issuance and rejection of visas was the soverei...

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Govt to give Election Commission legal power to link Aadhaar and voter ID

Times of India February 18,2020

The government has moved to amend the Aadhaar Act to legally empower the Election Commission to link the unique identification number with the elector...

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BJP seizes upon ex-cop Maria’s book to attack Congress

Times of India February 18,2020

BJP members alleged that the term was coined at the behest of former home minister P Chidambaram, whose bid in this direction had helped Pakistan-base...

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Thousands cured, but stuck in mental asylums for years

Times of India February 18,2020

Thousands of people who have been cured of mental illness are being “illegally detained” in 43 mental hospitals across 24 states as only two state...

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Diamond Princess quarantine ends, but not for Indian crew

Times of India February 18,2020

As the mandatory 14-day quarantine period for passengers on the cruise liner Diamond Princess comes to an end on Wednesday, the nightmare for the majo...

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Average Delhi temp in April could be 1-1.5°C higher than normal

Times of India February 18,2020

February has already turned out to be warm this winter for Maharashtra and the southern states, and the heat quotient is expected to spike further in ...

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Nine groups submit draft plans for better polls in the future

Times of India February 18,2020

The recommendations, based on the lessons learnt from polls to the Lok Sabha and four state assemblies held last year, will be studied by the commissi...

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80 lakh foreigners, jihadis in Assam NRC, NGO tells SC

Times of India February 18,2020

"Azharuddin, Ranjit Ali, Luit Jamiul Jamal and Muqaddir Islam, all arrested jihadis, have been declared Indian citizens through the NRC. We have been ...

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Government Steps Up Airbus Probe After Global Bribery Settlement: Report

NDTV.com February 19,2020

Indian officials have intensified a probe into whether a $2.2 billion Airbus SE jetliner sale to a state-owned airline involved bribes, according to a...

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3 Terrorists Killed In Encounter With Security Forces In J&K's Pulwama

NDTV.com February 19,2020

At least three terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police officials said today.

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Notice To 127 People Nothing To Do With Citizenship: Aadhaar Authority

NDTV.com February 19,2020

The UIDAI on Tuesday said its Hyderabad office has sent notices to 127 people for allegedly obtaining Aadhaar numbers on "false pretences" but asserte...

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"We're Not Treated Very Well By India": Trump Raises Doubt On Trade Deal

NDTV.com February 19,2020

US President Donald Trump has said he is "saving the big deal" with India for later and he "does not know" if it will be done before the presidential ...

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Navy Chief Karambir Singh Meets Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi

NDTV.com February 18,2020

Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh paid a courtesy call to Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday.

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Water Released Into Yamuna To Improve Condition Ahead Of Trump's Visit

NDTV.com February 18,2020

The Uttar Pradesh Irrigation Department has released 500 cusecs of water into the Yamuna from the Ganganahar in Bulandshahr to improve the river's "en...

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"Article 370 Was J&K's Emotional Connect To Rest Of India": Iltija Mufti

NDTV.com February 18,2020

Ever since the centre scrapped Jammu and Kashmir's special status, the region has grappled with an economic, psychological and emotional crisis, Forme...

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ABVP To Contest 9 Of 13 Seats In Jadavpur University Election

NDTV.com February 18,2020

Student union elections will be held on Wednesday at Kolkata's Jadavpur University where Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student wing o...

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India To Send Largest Military Aircraft To Wuhan As Evacuation Continues

NDTV.com February 18,2020

India will send a C-17 military transport aircraft to the Chinese city of Wuhan on Thursday to evacuate more Indians and deliver a consignment of medi...

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Goa Beaches To Soon Have Special Zones For Drinking Alcohol: Minister

NDTV.com February 18,2020

More than a year after banning consumption of alcohol on Goa's beaches, state Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar on Tuesday said, that special zones w...

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Forced Ajmal Kasab To Say "Bharat Mata Ki Jai": Ex-Mumbai Top Cop In Book

NDTV.com February 18,2020

During the course of the investigation into the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, former Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria made Ajmal Kasab -- the onl...

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Declared Foreigner, Assam Woman's Story Predicts Citizenship List Effect

NDTV.com February 18,2020

A 50-year-old woman living in a remote corner of Assam, who has trouble feeding her family, has been fighting a lone battle- to prove that she is a ci...

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BJP Denies Rift As Mystery Letter Criticising BS Yediyurappa Surfaces

NDTV.com February 18,2020

A mysterious letter has surfaced in Karnataka, neither signed by anyone and nor addressed to anyone, which is critical of BJP chief minister, BS Yediy...

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Gandhi Autobiography, Portrait As Gifts To Trump During India Visit

NDTV.com February 18,2020

US President Donald Trump will be gifted a spinning wheel, two books on the life and times of Mahatma Gandhi and a portrait of the Father of the Natio...

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Delhi Police Team Visits Jamia After Videos Of Police Crackdown Surface

NDTV.com February 18,2020

The Crime Branch team of Delhi Police visited Jamia Millia Islamia campus on Tuesday as a series of videos of the December 15 violence inside the univ...

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Air India Resumes Kozhikode-Jeddah Flight After 5 Years

NDTV.com February 18,2020

National carrier Air India on Tuesday resumed the bi-weekly flight from Kozhikode to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.

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Jammu And Kashmir Panchayat Elections Postponed Over Law And Order Issues

NDTV.com February 18,2020

Jammu and Kashmir panchayat elections postponed over law and order issues

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After Poll Win, AAP MLA Announces Recitals To Honour Lord Hanuman

NDTV.com February 18,2020

Blessed with a re-election from South Delhi's Greater Kailash, AAP MLA Saurabh Bharadwaj has said he will organise recitals of 'Sundarkand', a chapter...

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Jamia Student Moves Court, Demands Rs 1 Crore As Compensation From Police

NDTV.com February 18,2020

Mohammad Mustafa, a second-year MA student who got injured during the protest at Jamia Millia Islamia in December last year, has filed a case against ...

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Officials Waiting For "Political Call" On Telecom Crisis, Say Sources

NDTV.com February 18,2020

Four days after the Supreme Court pulled up mobile operators over non-payment of lakhs of crores in pending dues, telecom ministry officials said on T...

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