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Jammu, Srinagar, Leh record season’s coldest night

Srinagar, Nov 24 Jammu and Kashmir’s twin capitals of Srinagar and Jammu and Leh town in the Ladakh region on Friday witnessed their coldest night of the season so far, the Met said.

The night’s lowest temperature was minus 3.1 and 7.7 in Srinagar and Jammu…

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Thane building collapse: Many feared trapped

Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 24

Several persons are feared trapped under the debris of a three-storeyed building which collapsed in Bhiwandi powerloom town on Friday, an official said.

According to the Disaster Management Unit of Thane, the building collapsed around 9 a.m., in K.G. Nagar, Navi Basti.

At…

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Three killed as Vasco Da Gama express derails in UP

Manikpur (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 24  At least three passengers were killed and over seven others injured after 13 coaches of the Vasco Da Gama-Patna express derailed on Friday near Manikpur in Uttar Pradesh, railways officials said.
The accident occurred at the Manikpur station in Chitrakoot district at 4.18…

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Yuki makes winning start in Bengaluru Open

Bengaluru, Nov 22 (PTI) India’s top men singles player Yuki Bhambri continued his fine show and defeated compatriot Sriram N Balaji in straight sets to make an emphatic start to his campaign at USD 100,000 Bengaluru Open, here today.

Yuki, who had won the Pune Challenger last week…

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Mobile apps improve mental health: Study

New York, Nov 22:  Individuals suffering from mental health problems can strengthen their psychological well-being through mobile apps, a new study says.

The study, published in the journal JMIR Mental Health, stated that people who struggle with mental and emotional health problems feel like they lack control.

People should…

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Megastar Sridevi inaugurates Indian Panorama Section at IFFI

Panaji (Goa) November 21 (ANI): Megastar Sridevi inaugurated the Indian Panorama Section of the 48th International Film Festival of India here on Tuesday.

The inaugural ceremony held today introduced audiences to IFFI’s official selection of 26 Feature and 16 Non-Feature films under the Indian Panorama 2017 category.

Sridevi…

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Markets open on a higher note on Wednesday

Mumbai, Nov 22 :  The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note during the morning session of the trade.

The Sensex of the BSE after opening at 33,569.07 points, touched a high of 33,601.73 points and a low of 33,535.06…

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Misty Wednesday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 22 :  It was a misty morning in the national capital on Wednesday with the minimum temperature recorded at 9.6 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season’s average, the Met Office said.

“There was mist in the morning. The sky is likely to be clear throughout…

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UP CM confident of sweeping local body polls with majority

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh)  Nov. 22 (ANI): Expressing confidence of sweeping the local body polls with majority of votes, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said, after coming to power they will try to ensure that the schemes of government for the welfare of the people reaches them.

Adityanath…

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Cong, BJP spar over delay in Parliament’s winter session

New Delhi, Nov 22 (PTI) The Congress and the BJP on Tuesday sparred over the delay in convening Parliament’s winter session with the opposition party claiming that the government was doing so to avoid a debate on “scams”, including the Rafale deal, during the Gujarat polls

The BJP, however…

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