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TRS councillor hacked to death

A public representative belonging to the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) was brutallyhacked to death in broad daylight in Mahabubabad town on Thursday, police said. Unidentified men attacked municipal councillor Banoth Ravi (32) with axes after knocking him down with a tractor. According to police, Ravi was attacked when he was returning on a motorbike after […]

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Crores paid to contractors for no work, take criminal action: Arappor Iyakkam

Anti-corruption NGO Arappor iyakkam convener Jayaram Venkatesan on Thursday urged the Tamil Nadu government to register an first information report (FIR) and start criminal proceedings against officials of Highways Department and contractors for swindling the state. Venkatesan has sent a complaint to the Chief Secretary V. Irai Anbu, Director, Directorate of Vigilance and Anti Corruption, […]

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BJP worker shot dead in Delhi

A 42-year-old Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader was shot dead in the national capital, an official said on Thursday. According to the official, the victim was identified as Jitender alias Jitu Choudhary, a resident of Mayur Vihar Phase 3. Deputy Commissioner of Police (East District) Priyanka Kashyap said the beat staff of Ghazipur police station, […]

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Murder convict attacks prison doctor, Goa IMA demands strict action

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) in Goa has demanded strict action against a murder convict, who allegedly as saulted a government doctor posted at the state’s apex prison facility, the Colvale central jail on Thursday. “It is imperative that adequate security be provided for the doctor and his medical staff. We demand that stern exemplary […]

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SP leader booked under Gangster Act for land grab

Former Samajwadi Party legislator Rameshwar Singh Yadav has been booked under the Uttar Pradesh Gangsters and Anti Social Activities (Prevention) Act for grabbing government land. His brother, Jogendra Singh Yadav, the former district council president, has also been named as a member of the ‘gang’ involved in grabbing government land. Yadav claimed that the actions […]