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 2021-01-26 16:30 

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Chaos in Delhi as farmers' tractor parade turns violence, protesters storm Red Fort...

(Eds: Combining related stories, updating with quotes) New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) A tractor march meant to highlight farmers' demands dissolved into anarchy on the streets of the national capital on Tuesday, as hordes of rampaging protesters broke throug...

 2021-01-26 15:22 

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Home Secy briefs HM Amit Shah on Delhi situation...

New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla on Tuesday briefed Home Minister Amit Shah about the situation in Delhi where the farmers' tractor rally against the agri laws turned violent, officials said. The meeting came after a large numb...

 2021-01-26 14:56 

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AMU buries time capsule to mark 100 years of institution...

Aligarh (UP), Jan 26 (PTI) The Aligarh Muslim University on Tuesday buried a time capsule containing documents that carry the history of the 100-year journey of the institution. During an online function on the 72nd Republic Day, AMU Vice Chancellor Profe...

 2021-01-26 14:21 

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Vintage tractors at farmer parade from Singhu border...

By Gaurav Saini New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) Bhavjit Singh's 53-year-old Soviet-era tractor swaggered along the parade route on Tuesday, matching the pace of others that just rolled out of the showroom. Singh, taking a break from his job in the IT sector i...

 2021-01-26 14:19 

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Laggards Kerala, Jamshedpur eye wins in ISL...

Bambolim, Jan 26 (PTI) Languishing at the bottom half of the table, both Kerala Blasters and Jamshedpur FC will look for an outright win when they clash against each other in an Indian Super League match at the GMC Stadium, here on Wednesday. After 13 gam...

 2021-01-26 14:13 

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Protesters removed from Red Fort premises by police...

New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) Police removed protesting farmers from Red Fort premises on Tuesday where they had barged in after deviating from their planned route for the tractor parade and hoisted flags at the iconic monument in the national capital. Chaos re...

 2021-01-26 13:58 

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Mizoram stood test of COVID-19 pandemic: Guv...

Aizawl, Jan 26 (PTI) Mizoram Governor P S Sreedharan Pillai on Tuesday said that Mizoram has stood the test of theCOVID-19 pandemic.Unfurling the Tricolour during the 72nd Republic Daycelebrations at Lammual here, Pillai said that Mizoram has thelowest nu...

 2021-01-26 13:37 

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Cold wave conditions intensify in parts of Rajasthan...

Jaipur, Jan 26 (PTI) Cold wave conditions intensified in parts of Rajasthan on Tuesday, with Mount Abu being recorded as the coldest place in the state at minus 4.2 degrees Celsius, the MeT Department said. Sikar and Bhilwara recorded minimum temperatures...

 2021-01-26 13:21 

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Rafale aircraft makes debut on R-Day flypast...

(Eds: Adding spectators' quotes) New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) The newly inducted Rafale fighter aircraft featured for the first time in India's Republic Day flypast as it carried out the 'Brahmastra' formation alone and was part of the 'Ekl...

 2021-01-26 13:13 

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Tripura celebrates 72nd Republic Day...

Agartala, Jan 26 (PTI) The 72nd Republic Day was celebrated with enthusiasm and fervour in Tripura on Tuesday,with Governor R K Bais unfurling the Tricolour at The AssamRifles ground here.Contingents of the BSF, CRPF, Tripura Police and theTripura State R...

 2021-01-26 13:12 

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Amarinder appeals to PM to accept farmers' demands...

Patiala, Jan 26 (PTI) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday to accept the farmers' demands, saying the new farm laws were "completely wrong". Singh said the elderly farmers were sitting at th...

 2021-01-26 12:44 

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Gehlot urges farmers to maintain peace...

Jaipur, Jan 26 (PTI) Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday appealed to the protesting farmers to maintain peace and not resort to violence. He said there was no place for violence in a democracy. The farmers' movement has been peaceful till...

 2021-01-26 12:43 

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Cold wave in isolated places across UP: Met dept...

Lucknow, Jan 26 (PTI) Cold wave conditions prevailed at isolated places in Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours with the lowest minimum temperature recorded at 2.4 degrees Celsius in Etawah, the state meteorological department said on Tuesday. "Cold wav...

 2021-01-26 12:40 

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TMC MLA Prabir Ghoshal resigns from two party posts...

Kolkata, Jan 26 (PTI) Trinamool Congress MLA from Uttarpara Prabir Ghoshal on Tuesday said he has resigned fromtwo party posts, but will continue to be a member of theassemblyGhoshal told reporters here that he has resigned as amember of the Hooghly distr...

 2021-01-26 12:33 

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Rajasthan woman raped by three men...

Jaipur, Jan 26 (PTI) A 25-year-old woman was allegedly raped by three men in Nagaur district of Rajasthan and a bottle was inserted inside her private parts, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place on January 19 when the woman had gone to a nearby...

 2021-01-26 12:31 

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Rashtra Dharma should be above all: Adityanath...

Lucknow, Jan 26 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said that "our public life" gives inspiration of one dharma--'Rasthra Dharma' and it should be above all for everyone. "We do not only have a personal life b...

 2021-01-26 12:17 

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Tractor parade: Clashes between farmers, police in parts of Delhi, protestors enter Red Fort complex...

New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) Protesting farmers clashed with police at several places in the national capital and entered the iconic Red Fort and ITO in the heart of national capital, with hundreds of them deviating from pre-decided routes, prompting security ...

 2021-01-26 12:06 

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Mother-son duo gets life term in dowry death case...

Bhadohi (UP), Jan 26 (PTI) A local court awarded life sentence to a mother-son duo in a dowry death case. Additional Sessions Judge Anil Kumar on Monday awarded life imprisonment to Ajit and his mother Chandrawati, and also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 eac...

 2021-01-26 11:42 

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Republic Day celebrated amid tight security in Rajasthan...

Jaipur, Jan 26 (PTI) The 72nd Republic Day was celebrated amid tight security arrangements in Rajasthan wherein Governor Kalraj Mishra unfurled the tricolour at SMS stadium here. The celebrations were held at all district headquarters of the state with co...

 2021-01-26 11:37 

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Republic Day celebrated in Kashmir amid tight security...

Srinagar, Jan 26 (PTI) The 72nd Republic Day was celebrated in Kashmir on Tuesday amid tight security, with the main event in the valley being held at Sher-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium. The lieutenant governor's advisor Baseer Khan presided over the func...

 2021-01-26 11:28 

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Odisha celebrates Republic Day...

Bhubaneswar, Jan 26 (PTI) The 72nd Republic Day was celebrated across Odisha on Tuesday with Governor Ganeshi Lalunfurling the tricolour at the Mahatma Gandhi Road here.The main function here and also in districts were heldamidst amidst tight security and...

 2021-01-26 11:12 

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Police lathicharge farmers at Chintamani Chowk...

New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) Police lathicharged farmers at Chintamani Chowk in Shadara as some tractors taking part in the rally tried to deviate from the scheduled route and enter Delhi, on Tuesday. The rally was scheduled to head towards Apsara Border but s...

 2021-01-26 10:27 

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TN celebrates Republic Day...

(Eds: Adds details, changes slug) Chennai, Jan 26 (PTI) The 72nd Republic Day wascelebrated in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday with Governor BanwarilalPurohit unfurling the tricolour at the Marina here.Purohit also took the salute of the parade.Chief Minister K Pal...

 2021-01-26 10:24 

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Rafale aircraft makes debut on R-Day flypast...

New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) The newly inducted Rafale fighter aircraft featured for the first time in India's Republic Day flypast as it carried out the 'Brahmastra' formation alone and was part of the 'Eklavya' formation with four other f...

 2021-01-26 10:07 

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Anti-national forces misguiding youth, farmers: Goa CM...

Panaji, Jan 26 (PTI) Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday said anti-national forces are misguiding the youth and farmers over certain issues, and it is everyone's duty to work for the country's unity. Sawant addressed people at a state-leve...

 2021-01-26 09:45 

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Punjab, Haryana join nation in celebrating 72nd R-Day...

Chandigarh, Jan 26 (PTI) Punjab and Haryana on Tuesday joined the nation in celebrating the 72nd Republic Day amid tight security arrangements. Police and home guard contingents took part in parades held in district headquarters in the two states and thei...

 2021-01-26 09:22 

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UP: Five killed as ambulance hits truck due to dense fog...

Bhadohi (UP), Jan 26 (PTI) Five people were killed after an ambulance hit a stationary truck in Gopiganj area here amid reduced visibility due to dense fog on Tuesday, police said. The ambulance was carrying the body of Vinit Singh who died in West Bengal...

 2021-01-26 09:12 

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Nikhil Dwivedi's next production is war drama '1971'...

Mumbai, Jan 26 (PTI) On the occasion of Republic Day, actor-producer Nikhil Dwivedi announced his next home production film "1971". The movie is based around the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war and the liberation of Bangladesh.Dwivedi, who has been garneri...

 2021-01-26 08:54 

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Groups of farmers at Singhu, Tikri border points enter Delhi breaking police barricade...

(Eds: Updating with details, additional inputs ) New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) Groups of protesting farmers camping at Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur border points of the national capital broke police barricades on Tuesday morning to force their way into the city, ...

 2021-01-25 21:55 

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164 more birds found dead in Rajasthan...

Jaipur, Jan 25 (PTI) The number of bird deaths in Rajasthan increased to 6,759 after 164 more were found dead in various districts of the state on Monday, according to an official report. It said 103 crows, 17 peacocks, 16 pigeons and 28 other birds were ...

 2021-01-25 21:52 

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Subedar Sanjiv Kumar named for Kirti Chakra posthumously...

New Delhi, Jan 25 (PTI) Subedar Sanjiv Kumar, who died in an anti-terror operation in Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir in April last, has been named for Kirti Chakra, India's second highest peacetime gallantry awards, according to an official release...

 2021-01-25 21:50 

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Case registered after drone flown inside temple...

Mathura (UP), Jan 25 (PTI) Police have registered an offence allegedly after a camera-mounted drone was flown in Bankey Bihari temple in Vrindavan on Monday. The drone was flown during Raj Bhog Darshan between 12 noon and 1 pm, according to the police com...

 2021-01-25 21:36 

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Firing case witness attacked in Thane; one held...

Thane, Jan 25 (PTI) A witness in the 2019 firing case registered in Navi Mumbai was attacked by two persons inThane, police said on Monday, adding one of the attackers wasarrested.The incident occurred on the intervening night ofSaturday and Sunday, when ...

 2021-01-25 21:26 

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UP CM dedicates projects worth Rs 706 crore in Noida...

UP CM dedicates projects worth Rs 706 crore in Noida (Eds:'(Eds: Adds details) Noida (UP), Jan 25 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday laid foundation stones and inaugurated 66 small and big projects totalling Rs 706 crore in N...

 2021-01-25 21:05 

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Former village head found dead in UP's Amethi...

Amethi (UP), Jan 25 (PTI) The body of a 60-year-old former village pradhan, who was missing since Sunday, was found near a canal here with a gunshot wound to the head, police said. Jageshwar Maurya went missing from his house on Sunday evening, they added...

 2021-01-25 21:01 

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Damaged idol of goddess found further defaced...

Hyderabad, Jan 25 (PTI): The damaged idol of a goddess in a temple at an uninhabited place here was found furtherdefaced on Monday, police said. No prayers were being conducted at the shrine, locatednear a tank, and the idol had been kept aside by the tem...

 2021-01-25 20:56 

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Bihar's "cycle girl" interacts with PM Modi...

(Eds: Replacing a word in last para) Darbhanga (Bihar), Jan 25 (PTI) "Cycle girl" JyotiKumari, who had pedalled all the way from Gurugram to Biharwith her father seated on the carrier during the nationwidelockdown, found herself in the limelight a...

 2021-01-25 20:53 

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Disgruntled TMC MLA skips Mamata's public meeting...

Parsurah (WB), Jan 25 (PTI) Disgruntled TMC MLA Prabir Ghosal, who spoke against the leadership recently, on Mondaygave party supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister MamataBanerjee's public rally in Hooghly district a miss, fuellingspeculations about h...

 2021-01-25 20:25 

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Exercise franchise responsibly, TN Governor tells voters...

Chennai, Jan 25 (PTI): Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Monday urged voters to transcend barriers suchas inducements and narrow considerations and exercise theirfranchise responsibly and ethically.Congratulating all the 8,97,694 young 18 year-plu...

 2021-01-25 20:22 

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Mumbai blunder gifts late equaliser to Chennaiyin...

Bambolim, Jan 25 (PTI) A terrible late error in the box by Ahmed Jahouh and Chennai's improved second-half display helped them hold Mumbai City FC to a 1-1 draw in the Hero Indian Super League here on Monday. However, the result meant the Islanders ex...

 2021-01-25 20:04 

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Nagpur sees 128 COVID-19 cases, 193 recoveries, 6 deaths...

Nagpur, Jan 25 (PTI) The number of COVID-19 cases in Nagpur increased by 128 on Monday to reach 1,32,594, while thetoll rose by six and the recovery count by 193, an officialsaid.The district has seen 4,133 deaths from the infectionso far as well as 1,24,...

 2021-01-25 20:02 

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Punjab CM launches self-employment loan mela...

Patiala (Punjab), Jan 25 (PTI) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday launched a mega self-employment loan mela here as part of his government's flagship 'Ghar Ghar Rozgar and Karobar Mission'. A token of 1,000 loan sanction certifica...

 2021-01-25 20:02 

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Former RJD MLA gets life sentence in murder case...

Gaya (Bihar), Jan 25 (PTI) A court here on Monday awarded life sentence to former RJD MLA Kunti Devi in aneight-year-old murder case.Additional District and Sessions Judge Sangam Singhheld the former MLA guilty of involvement in the murder ofSumirak Yadav...

 2021-01-25 20:02 

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Chhattisgarh records 482 new COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths...

Raipur, Jan 25 (PTI) Chhattisgarh's COVID-19 count rose to 2,97,108 on Monday with the addition of 482 freshcases, while the death toll mounted by 13 to 3,630, anofficial said.The number of recovered patients increased to 2,88,582after a total of 66 p...

 2021-01-25 19:58 

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Rajasthan reports 193 new COVID-19 cases, two deaths...

Jaipur, Jan 25 (PTI) Rajasthan recorded two more COVID-19 fatalities on Monday, taking the death toll in the state to 2,760, while 193 new cases pushed the infection tally to 3,16,845, a health department bulletin said. There are 2,968 patients undergoing...

 2021-01-25 19:49 

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Mumbai: 77% of targeted recipients vaccinated on Monday...

Mumbai, Jan 25 (PTI) A total of 5,005 healthcare workers or nearly 77 per cent of the 6,500 targetedbeneficiaries for the day were on Monday administered COVID-19vaccines in Mumbai at ten centres, a civic body official said.With this, the number of health...

 2021-01-25 19:11 

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Netaji had respect for Lord Ram, says BJP leader Suvendu...

Tamluk (WB), Jan 25 (PTI) Wondering why West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee gets angry on hearing the "JaiShri Ram" slogan, BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari on Monday saidthat Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose had respect for Lord Ram. Banerjee, also t...

 2021-01-25 19:02 

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Stokes arrives in India, enters quarantine...

Chennai, Jan 25 (PTI) England's star all-rounder Ben Stokes has arrived in Chennai and is undergoing quarantine at a city hotel ahead of the upcoming four-match Test series against India. The big-ticket series starts here on February 5 and the team...

 2021-01-25 19:01 

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HC reserves order on jailed comedian Faruqui's bail plea...

Indore, Jan 25 (PTI) The Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court on Monday reserved its order on the bailapplication of stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui, arrested oncharges of making objectionable comments against Hindu deitiesduring a show here.Th...

 2021-01-25 18:53 

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Morocco opens hononary consulate in Kolkata...

Kolkata, Jan 25 (PTI) An honorary consulate of the Kingdom of Morocco was unveiled in the city on Monday, withthe North African country's envoy saying it will boostbilateral relations in various sectors.Ambassador Mohamed Maliki said the honorary cons...

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