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 2018-06-24 02:21 

Hindustan Times

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told to leave restaurant for working for Trump...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, said she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant Friday night because of her work in the Trump administration...

 2018-06-24 01:58 

Hindustan Times

Looking back: The protein-fuelled hyperinflation of 2011-12...

In May 2018, retail inflation rose to a four-month high of 4.87% on the back of rising oil prices and a weak rupee. Yet, these inflation numbers are a far cry from spiraling prices during 2009-12, especially food inflation....

 2018-06-24 01:31 

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South Delhi jumps from 202 to 32 rank in nationwide cleanliness survey...

While North Delhi Municipal Corporation improved its last year's position of 279 to 206, East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) slipped from 196 to 341 in the rankings, the survey showed....

 2018-06-24 01:20 

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19 of India's 25 dirtiest cities are in West Bengal...

The cities, which include Darjeeling, Siliguri, Serampore, Madhyamgram, North Barrackpore, Bankura, fared abysmally on all sanitation indicators such as waste collection, open defecation, solid waste processing and disposal...

 2018-06-23 20:21 

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Late Toni Kroos winner brings 10-man Germany back from the brink against Sweden...

Germany's hopes of reaching the World Cup knockout phase were hanging in the balance before Toni Kroos scored a stoppage-time free-kick....

 2018-06-23 20:03 

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Mumbai citizen groups help retailers how to live without plastic...

The state-wide plastic ban came into effect from Saturday....

 2018-06-23 19:51 

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Plastic ban: Shopkeepers, traders face action in Kalyan Dombivli, Ulhasnagar, Bhiwandi...

KDMC collected a total fine of 25,000 after taking action against 5 shopkeepers...

 2018-06-23 19:43 

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Thane municipal corporationraids 100 shops, collects 95,000 in fine...

TMC seized more the 2,500kg of plastic...

 2018-06-23 19:37 

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Ahead of new academic year, University of Mumbai tries to clear exam assessment backlog...

A meeting of college principals has been called by the university next week to find out what can be done to clear pending assessment work...

 2018-06-23 19:37 

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You will have to wait till July to use Mumbra bypass in Thane...

Only the first phase of the work will be completed by July. The second phase will start after July...

 2018-06-23 19:32 

Hindustan Times

Day 1 of Maharashtra plastic ban: 11 shops in Mumbai mall flout rules, refuse to pay fine...

BMC's 250 inspectors visited major markets and public spaces to explain the nuances of the ban...

 2018-06-23 19:02 

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20-yr-old Thane woman score Fifa dream trip...

Poonam Gautam, Lalu Rathod, and Akshay Chauhan, from Mumbai; along with Shital Toppo, and Sony Kumari, from Jharkhand have also been chosen...

 2018-06-23 18:54 

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Only 10 to 15% donated lungs are fit for transplant...

Smoking among donors can make the lungs unfit for the transplant...

 2018-06-23 18:44 

Hindustan Times

Bandra family's note blames financial stress for suicide...

The police said a suicide note has been found which says that the family was taking this extreme step because Rajesh had slipped into depression owing to financial stress....

 2018-06-23 18:26 

Hindustan Times

10 days post US-North Korea summit, work on denuclearisation yet to begin...

Senior US officials admit that there is much work to be done as negotiators thrash out the details of what they hope will be Pyongyang's "complete, verifiable and irreversible" disarmament....

 2018-06-23 18:17 

Hindustan Times

WILDBUZZ: From nature's domain of wonders...

You may term it "nature's creativity" or the work of "God's divine chisel," depending upon personal beliefs and power of reasoning. But all said and done, this giant rock does evoke an eerie resemblance to a craggy human face or wh...

 2018-06-23 18:16 

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Unfulfilled demand for Royal Enfield motorbike has Pune techie booked for domestic violence...

In her complaint, the woman submitted that an unfulfilled demand for a Royal Enfield motorcycle led to domestic violence. The engineer was identified as Vikram Sarjerao Gare, 35, a resident of Manjri in Hadapsar, while his father was identified as Sarjera...

 2018-06-23 18:08 

Hindustan Times

Random Forays: Our civil services need to evolve...

The civil servant of the modern era needs to ingrain emotional intelligence in ample quantity, be media savvy and an expert tight rope walker!...

 2018-06-23 18:03 

Hindustan Times

36-yr-old beaten on doubt of being child lifter dies in Bengal...

In Malda district alone, at least eight people are admitted in hospital following mob attacks in the last 30 days....

 2018-06-23 18:02 

Hindustan Times

Army major's wife found murdered near Delhi Cantonment metro station...

The woman's body was discovered by passersby on an isolated stretch of road leading to the Railway Protection Force Mess near Brar Square, close to the Delhi Cantonment metro station....

 2018-06-23 18:01 

Hindustan Times

Roundabout: Glimpses of Punjabi immigrant lives in Canada...

I had nourished dreams of being an engineer but I did everything else from picking fruits, driving cabs and working in factories and in this conflict I started scribbling my thoughts — Harpreet Sekha...

 2018-06-23 17:58 

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Tourism, Shipping ministries moot GST exemption to revive cruise tourism...

In 2017-18, the number of passengers went down to 1,75,636 with only 137 ships visiting Indian ports...

 2018-06-23 17:52 

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Witerati: Of doing the trolls tame and insect's 15 min of fame...

Some star species recently trivialised trolls into insignificance by comparing them to insects...

 2018-06-23 17:51 

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BJP to appoint heads for all Lok Sabha seats as it gears up for 2019 election battle...

This is for the first time that the BJP has appointed an in-charge for every Lok Sabha seat — a model that the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has been following for years....

 2018-06-23 17:50 

Hindustan Times

Rebel BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari, son float new party to contest Rajasthan election...

The party will work with an aim to contest election on all 200 Assembly seats under the leadership of Ghanshyam Tiwari, founder and president of the party Akhilesh Tiwari said....

 2018-06-23 17:41 

Hindustan Times

Jharkhand gangrape case: Two accused arrested, confess to forcing victims to drink urine...

The accused confessed to having raped the women, video-graphed the entire act and forcing the victims to drink urine....

 2018-06-23 17:35 

Hindustan Times

OP BLUESTAR: Amarinder meets delegation of Jodhpur detenus...

The CM informed the delegation that the state government was pursuing the case with the Union government, adding that he had already written to the Union home minister Rajnath Singh in this regard...

 2018-06-23 17:32 

Hindustan Times

Secular forces should unite to defeat BJP: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan...

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan, the only Left CM of a state, rules out any alliance with the Congress party....

 2018-06-23 17:28 

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KP Oli says Nepal can be a bridge between India, China...

Nepal and China have signed several agreements on infrastructure development and connectivity including signing more than 10 agreements covering technology, transportation and political cooperation....

 2018-06-23 17:28 

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Incubation centre in each district to train Dalit entreprenurs: Giriraj Singh...

An incubation centre each will be set up in all 13 districts in Uttarakhand to provide artisans skills training and technological support so that they are able to set up micro, small and medium enterprises, Union minister Giriraj Singh said Saturday...

 2018-06-23 17:24 

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British sitar maestro Mick Taylor dies aged 69...

Mick Taylor was the disciple of Imdad Hussain and Imrat Khan....

 2018-06-23 17:23 

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Piqued over love affair, man hacks daughter to death in Ganganagar...

Anoopgarh police station house officer (SHO) Naresh Kumar said the father, Balveer Singh (45), attacked the daughter, Paramjeet Kaur, with an axe on Saturday early morning when she was sleeping...

 2018-06-23 17:20 

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Was it worth it? Two years after Brexit vote, UK stays split...

Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters marched in London to demand a new referendum on leaving the European Union....

 2018-06-23 17:16 

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Four Brampton MPs condemn escalating violence, warn international students...

A day after the Canadian Police named a Punjabi man in a case where a group of people, allegedly international students, attacked two men; all four Brampton MPs of Indian origin have issued a joint statement condemning the violence...

 2018-06-23 17:16 

Hindustan Times

Felt like Tom Hanks of Cast Away, says trekker rescued after 3 days...

A 67-year-old trekker from Thiruvananthapuram, who lost his way in Vedini Bugyal — a Himalayan Alpine meadow — in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district, was rescued on Friday midnight by the SDRF...

 2018-06-23 17:14 

Hindustan Times

FIFAWorld Cup 2018: Mexico close in on knockouts with win over South Korea...

Javier Hernandez scored a landmark goal to help Mexico see off South Korea 2-1 and take a huge step towards the FIFAWorld Cup 2018 last 16....

 2018-06-23 17:14 

Hindustan Times

Vadodara teen stabbed junior 31 times in 90 seconds in school toilet, say police...

Police officers said the Vadodara murder suspect is mentally tough and had shown no remorse for the murder. The suspect said he committed the crime to take revenge on school authorities for disciplining him, police added....

 2018-06-23 17:07 

Hindustan Times

Day before son's wedding, UP minister Rajbhar levels broken road as PWD waits for funds sanction...

UP minister Om Prakash Rajbhar was angry with the public works department over their lack of response to mending the road leading to his house....

 2018-06-23 17:04 

Hindustan Times

Pune civic body enforces plastic ban, collects Rs 3.69 lakh on the very first day...

The statewide ban on the use of plastic products began on Saturday with civic staff assisted by police personnel doing the rounds of shopping areas to enforce the ban....

 2018-06-23 17:02 

Hindustan Times

Heart transported 323 km in 94 minutes from Aurangabad to Mumbai via green corridor...

The live heart of a 13-year-old boy, who died in a road accident, was successfully transplanted into a 4-year-old girl....

 2018-06-23 16:58 

Hindustan Times

Woman bludgeoned to death in robbery; husband, daughter hurt...

A 34-year-old woman was bludgeoned to death, while her husband and daughter were seriously injured by dacoits here on Friday night, police said on Saturday...

 2018-06-23 16:49 

Hindustan Times

BJPMLA comes out in support of Nandhaur, Chorgaliya residents...

Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Naveen Dumka has come out in support of the resident of Nandhaur and Chorgaliya, who are opposing the state government's proposal to develop Nandhuar Wildlife Sanctuary as tiger reserve...

 2018-06-23 16:44 

Hindustan Times

Chain Singh wins gold in three-position rifle event at KSS Memorial...

The individual category of the three-position rifle event saw Chain Singh shoot for gold with a score of 452.6 while Gagan Narang representing Air India missed out on the top position by a margin of 2.4 points....

 2018-06-23 16:42 

Hindustan Times

Track to Gartang Gali in Nelong Valley to be opened for tourists soon...

The arduous 2.5 km track leading to Gartang Gali in Nelong Valley will be opened for tourists soon...

 2018-06-23 16:42 

Hindustan Times

Villagers on hunger strike, want to upgrade girls' school...

Failing to get a response from education department officials, women villagers too joined the strike on Saturday....

 2018-06-23 16:38 

Hindustan Times

Heart bypass surgery through new technique...

Compared to conventional procedure, this technique takes less time, is minimally invasive and the patient recovers fast....

 2018-06-23 16:36 

Hindustan Times

FIFAWorld Cup 2018, Germany vs Sweden, live updates...

Get live updates of Germany vs Sweden, FIFAWorld Cup 2018 Group Fmatch, here. Germany are fighting for survival when they take on Sweden in their second match on Saturday at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi....

 2018-06-23 16:35 

Hindustan Times

Thief buries car in sand, CCTV spills the beans...

It was a matter of time before sleuths traced him out, extracted a confession, and retrieved the SUV....

 2018-06-23 16:26 

Hindustan Times

UP doctor accused of removing kidney without patient's permission during surgery...

The patient had undergone a kidney stone removal surgery. After the surgery, family members alleged that the doctor removed the organ without consulting with the patient....

 2018-06-23 16:11 

Hindustan Times

Mental Health Special: 99 strong people tell all about how they fought back depression......

And show you how you can too!...

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