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CPI(M) supremo VS Achuthanandan skips national games inaugural

Thiruvananthapruam (PTI): Former Kerala Chief Minister and CPI(M) veteran V S Achuthanandan skipped the inaugural ceremony of the 35th National Games, apparently sore at the failure of the organisers to extend a ‘proper invitation’ to him. The nonagenarian politician, also Leader of the Opposition in the state Assembly, was conspicuous …

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Journalists protest police ‘assault’ of woman reporter in Assam

Guwahati(PTI): Journalists on Saturday protested against the alleged ‘assault and attempt to murder and outraging modesty’ of a woman reporter of a Guwahati-based television news channel in Latasil Police station in Assam, where she had gone to collect news. According to the FIR filed by the concerned woman journalist in …

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Court asks police to record statements of RTO in Salman Khan case

Mumbai(PTI): The sessions court today directed the Mumbai police to record the statements of three additional witnesses in connection with the 2002 hit-and-run case allegedly involving Bollywood superstar Salman Khan. “The court directed the police to record the statements of a Road Transport Office inspector and two police constables,” said …

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Saradha Scam: CBI arrests former union minister Matang Sinh

Kolkata(PTI): Former union minister Matang Sinh was on Saturday arrested by the CBI in connection with the multi-crore rupees Saradha scam after he was grilled for over seven hours. Sinh has been arrested in connection with Saradha Realty case on charges of criminal conspiracy and cheating, CBI spokesperson said. He …

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Eleven person killed in Assam road mishap

GUWAHATI(PTI): Eleven persons were killed in two separate road accidents in Assam’s Sonitpur district today, the police said. Six persons of a marriage party, including the newly married couple, died when the bus in which they were travelling collided head on with an oil tanker at Jamugurihat on National Highway …

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