Standing crops in over 50 lakh hectares in Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan and West Bengal have been damaged by the recent unseasonal rains, government said today.
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Sanskrit is not only being popularised in schools in the country but also abroad in all CBSE-affliated schools, the government today said.
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With Char Dham Yatra scheduled to begin next month, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has sought the help of central agencies in improving connectivity on the pilgrimage route saying the task is unachievable without their cooperation.
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India, China and Pakistan need to find areas to cooperate and collaborate and become strategic partners inside Afghanistan to ensure stability in the region and stave off threats from terrorists, foreign policy experts have averred.
Welcoming RBI's decision to cut policy rate by 0.25 per cent, the Finance Ministry's top functionaries today said it will bring down EMIs, increase demand and boost economic growth.
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Drama, backroom intrigues, frantic calls, floor management, allegations, counter-allegations and threats of exposes and stings marked the meeting of the Aam Aadmi Party's national executive meeting in Delhi on Friday.
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Sulking over denial of weighty portfolio to separatist-turned-politican Sajjad Lone, his party People's Conference on Wednesday issued a veiled threat that it may consider quitting the ruling coalition of PDP-BJP in Jammu and Kashmir.
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As expected, the National Executive (NE) of AAP has voted out both senior leaders and members of the original core team — Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan — of the Political Affairs Committee (PAC), the top decision-making body.
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While the AAP leadership may have sorted out their differences for the moment, party volunteers on social media were visibly upset and called for the two emerging factions to unite and end their differences.
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Senior AAP leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav, who were on a collision course with party Convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, were on Wednesday voted out of Political Affairs Committee of the party, which has been rocked by dissidence in recent days.
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The Parliament on Wednesday witnessed outrage over the interview of Nirbhaya gangrape convict, prompting the government to promise an indepth inquiry and disallowing its telecast, even abroad.
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