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  • In Jammu and Kashmir, the helicopter service between Doda District to Jammu and vice-versa commenced today.The service was flagged off by the Doda MLA Shakti Raj Parihar.

  • The Meghalaya Election department has entered the Limca Book of Records for the formation of a human logo by newly-enrolled young voters of Meghalaya on the 1st ofJuly this year. Limca official Garima Manon conveyed this in a message to the office of Meghalaya Chief Electoral Officer today.

  • In Rajasthan, amid protest and pandemonium by opposition in Rajasthan Legislative Assembly, BJP government today sent the controversial criminal amendment bill, 2017 to select committee for review and reference till next session of the House.However, Opposition parties and some legislators of the ruling party demanded that the government withdraw the bill altogether.

  • 24 Oct 2017

    Jitu Rai and Heena Sidhu gave India their first gold medal of the ISSF World Cup Final in New Delhi, clinching the top honours in the 10m air pistol mixed team event on the opening day of competitions. Rai, a Commonwealth and Asian Games gold-medallist, and Sidhu, former Commonwealth Games gold-winner, picked up their third gold together in the mixed team event, being held officially for the first time at an ISSF World Cup.

  • In accordance with the order issued by the High Court on improving the salary of ST employees, a high authority committee was set up by the state government last evening. The 5 member committee comprise of the Principal Secretary, Transportation, Principal Secretary Finance, Vice President, MD of The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC), Transport Commissioner and Labor Commissioner.

  • In Bihar, four-day Chhat Pooja celebrations are beginning from today, with NAHAY-KHAY.Kharna rituals will be held tomorrow.

  • In Himachal Pradesh, scrutiny of nominations filed for the ensuing assembly elections is underway in all the 68 assembly constituencies.Total 476 candidates have filled their nominations for this election.

  • The Chennai Met office says, North East Monsoon is about to set in the southern peninsular India by Thursday.Met officials said weather models suggest the prevailing South West Monsoon will be signing off in two days, paving way for its successor North East Monsoon, that brings maximum rain for geographical regions of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Rayalaseema.

  • The Telangana state government has proposed to bring in a new legislation to strengthen the Panchayat Raj institutions at the grass root level.This was decided in the State Cabinet meeting held last evening in Hyderabad.

  • The interlocutor for Naga peace talks, R N Ravi today lauded the Naga tribal grass-root organiations and civil societies for making it possible for the six Naga National Political Groups (NNGPs), who are now formally party to the peace process, to come together. Ravi who is in Nagaland to hold peace talks with the working committee of six NNPGs, said in Dimapur today that this is a historic development because howsoever comprehensive the Naga issue, we cannot leave anyone out of the peace process.

  • Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar today cited connectivity as the critical constraint for development of Arunachal Pradesh and urged the state to work on it with a proper vision and plan. Kumar, who is on a visit to the state, held a meeting in itanagar with the Chief Minister, Council of Ministers and top state government officials headed by the Chief Secretary.

  • The Enforcement Directorate(ED) today chargesheeted controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi in connection with a money laundering case in a court in Delhi. Special Judge Arun Bhardwaj took cognisance of the charge sheet and issued production warrant for October 25 againstQureshi, who is in judicial custody.

  • In Punjab, Dengue patients count is rising every day in Ferozepur with over 252 patients tests found positive.While the health department claims that the situation is under control but the Dengue larva was found in the closed down fountain at Shaheed Udham Singh chowk.

  • he Jammu and Kashmir government has approved setting up of four fast-track courts in the state. An official spokesperson said in Srinagar tonight that the state Cabinet, which met today under the chairpersonship of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, approved setting up these fast-track courts.

  • Seven Delhi Police personnel have been dismissed from service for allegedly allowing an arrested middleman in the Election Commission (EC) bribery case to shop in a Bengaluru mall where he had been taken for a court hearing. Dependra Pathak, the chief spokesperson of Delhi Police and special commissioner of police (Traffic) said in New Delhi today that after the inquiry report found seven policemen guilty of unprofessional conduct, they were dismissed from service.

  • 23 Oct 2017

    Hyderabad pacer Mohammed Siraj and Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer were the two new faces in the Indian T20 squad announced today for the three-match series against New Zealand starting 1st of next month. Despite speculation, skipper Virat Kohli has decided against taking rest from the New Zealand leg and the first two Tests against Sri Lanka, starting November 16.

  • 23 Oct 2017

    In Badminton, ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has lifted the Denmark Open Superseries trophy at Odense. In the title clash last night, Srikanth, seeded 8th, defeated South Korea's Lee Hyun-il in straight games, 21-10, 21-5 to bag his third Super Series title of the year and fifth overall.

  • 24 Oct 2017

    Cristiano Ronaldo claimed The Best FIFA Men's Player award for a second straight year, beating his regular rivals, Lionel Messi and Neymar at the 2017 award ceremony in London last night.The four-time Ballon d'Or winner, Real Madrid's Portugal striker helped Real to a Champions League-La Liga double in 2016-17.

  • 23 Oct 2017

    In Cricket, India lost the first ODI of the 3-match series against New Zealand by six wickets at Mumbai last night. Opting to bat, Team India posted 280 for 8 courtesy skipper Virat Kohli's 121, which was his 31st ODI hundred.

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Afghan President Ashraf Ghani are holding delegation-level talks in New Delhi. Both leaders will review the ...