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Nine tourists killed in landslide in Himachal Pradesh

Shimla/Jaipur |ย At least nine tourists, including four from Rajasthan, were killed and three others seriously injured in a rockslide in Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur district on Sunday, the police said. The tourists were on the way from Sangla to Chitkul, a popular tourist spot some 250 km from Shimla, when the boulders fell on their vehicle, […]

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PM praises AP youth’s work as weatherman

Amaravati |ย A Tirupati youth was praised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday for his efforts to help farmers by providing weather-related information in the local language. During his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ monthly radio programme, the Prime Minister mentioned B. Sai Praneeth, who calls himself the ‘Andhra Pradesh Weatherman’. A software engineer, Sai Praneeth observed […]

Former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Prasar Bharati, Jawhar Sircar (Photo: IANS)

Trinamool nominates ex-Prasar Bharati CEO Jawhar Sircar to RS

Kolkata |ย In a surprise development Trinamool Congress nominated retired Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer and former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Prasar Bharati, Jawhar Sircar to the Rajya Sabha. The bypoll for the Rajya Sabha seat from West Bengal, vacated by Dinesh Trivedi earlier this year, is scheduled on August 9. “Mr Sircar spent nearly […]

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Maharashtra floods: 100 killed; Army, Navy, IAF, Coast Guard pressed into service

Raigad (Maharashtra) |ย In a series of disasters, more than 100 people have been reportedly killed in a dozen hillslides, landslides, house-crashes and other incidents after torrential rains shook Raigad, Ratnagiri and Satara districts, with the Army, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard rushing to rescue the marooned populace, top officials said here on Friday. In […]