Mishra claims Rs 300 crore scam in medicine purchase

New Delhi, May 27 :  Sacked Water Minister Kapil Mishra on Saturday accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Health Minister Satyendar Jain of misappropriating health funds and claimed three health scams, including one involving Rs 300 crore.

Mishra said three big scams were perpetrated in the health sector by the…

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India, Mauritius sign maritime security agreement

New Delhi, May 27 :  India and Mauritius on Saturday signed an agreement for maritime security as New Delhi extended a $500-million credit line to the Indian Ocean island nation following delegation level talks here headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Mauritian counterpart Pravind Jugnauth.

“As frontline states…

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Six militants killed as Army foils infiltration bid

Srinagar, May 27 (PTI) The Army today foiled a major infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Rampur sector of Kashmir, killing six militants.

Troops noticed suspicious movement along the LoC in Rampur sector in the early hours, an Army official said.

He said a firefight broke out between…

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Saharanpur borders sealed ahead of Rahul Gandhi's visit

Lucknow, May 27 :  Even as Uttar Pradesh authorities kept a close watch, Saharanpur borders were ordered to be sealed on Saturday to prevent Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi from visiting survivors of the caste violence that has hit the district.

The Congress leader had started for his proposed visit from…

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Today's meeting a start to rallying opposition against Modi: Hariprasad

Kolkata, May 27:  Terming Congress chief Sonia Gandhi’s luncheon meeting with leaders of 17 opposition parties in Delhi “just a beginning”, party General Secretary B.K. Hariprasad on Friday said the party would make all efforts to bring together political forces for a united fight against the Narendra Modi…

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