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Gujjar stir: Western Railway losing Rs 15 crore daily due to train cancellation


Mumbai, May 26: Frequent cancellation of trains on Delhi-Mumbai route due to ongoing agitation by Gujjars in Rajasthan is causing Western Railway a revenue loss to the tune of Rs 15 crore per day. “The revenue collection per day is dipped by Rs 12-15 crore as around 15-20 trains, including freight trains, are getting cancelled,” an official from commercial department ...

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Jitendra Singh orders probe into alleged misuse of funds by Arunachal Government


New Delhi, May 26: Minister of State for Development of the North Eastern Region (DoNER) Dr. Jitendra Singh has ordered a probe into the alleged misappropriation of over Rs.900 crores by the Government of Arunachal Pradesh. A representation submitted by 11 MLAs from Arunachal Pradesh has alleged embezzlement, misappropriation, corruption and siphoning of government funds through several central schemes related ...

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Earthquake in Nepal: Landslide blocks river in Nepal, raises fears of flood


Kathmandu, May 24: A massive landslide in western Nepal has blocked a river that also flows through India, forcing thousands of people to flee to safety and triggering fears of a flood, officials said today. The Kali Gandaki River in Myagdi district, about 140km north-west of the capital, Kathmandu, has created a deep and growing new lake after the landslide ...

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Arvind Kejriwal completes 100 days: How many marks does the AAP-led Delhi government deserve?


Delhi : Unlike his first stint, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Chief Arvind Kejriwal seems to have gone very long this time. Today. AAP-government completes 100 days in Delhi. The 100 days of Delhi-government was a roller coaster ride with AAP delivering many of its promises and irked controversies too. Arvind Kejriwal took charge of Delhi as Chief Minister on February ...

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Rafale deal: Congress fires fresh salvo at Narendra Modi government


New Delhi, May 24: Congress today kept up its attack on the Narendra Modi government over the Rafale deal with France and questioned why the state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd was kept out of the agreement for the purchase of the fighter jets. Targeting the NDA dispensation as it completes its first year in office, Congress leader and former Union Minister ...

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