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ISRO Launching Satellite To Study Sun Soon, Discussions At Sriharikota: AP

Aditya-L1, the first space-based Indian observatory to study the Sun, is getting ready for its launch soon, ISRO said on August 14. The satellite realised at UR Rao Satellite Centre here has arrived at the ISRO's spaceport in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, the Bengaluru-headquartered national space agency said in an update on the mission. "Mostly September first week," an ISRO official said to the media.

Mon, 14 Aug 2023 - 11:16 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Sun Study, Sattelite, ISRO, officials, Technology

Nuh Violence: Bulldozers Razed Medical Stores And Shanties Of Immigrants

Around two dozen medical stores and other shops were razed to the ground this morning as Haryana's Nuh district administration's action against "illegal" construction continued for the third day. The officials had razed shanties of immigrants living in Tauru region, situated about 20 km away from violence-hit Nuh, for encroaching on government land on Thursday evening. Morover, 50 to 60 structures in different areas have been demolished so… read-more

Sat, 05 Aug 2023 - 12:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Bulldozers, Medical Stores, nuh violence, officials

Courtesy: NDTV

Football Match Violence

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Indonesia Football Stampede Death Toll Rises To 174

The death toll in the Indonesia football match stampede incident rose to 174, confirmed the concerned authority on October 2. Notably, a stampede and violent incident occurred during a football match in Indonesia, resulting in killing of over 170 people.supporters of the local Javanese clubs Arema and Persebaya Surabaya clashed after the former was defeated 3-2 at a match in Malang Regency, in Indonesia's East Java region.

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 - 01:37 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indonesia, Football Match Violence, Killings, officials, sports

Hardoi Incident

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Authorities Stop Search Operations After Recovering All 8 Bodies From Garra River in UP

A day after a tractor-trolley carrying 22 passengers plunged into the Garra river, officials in Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh retrieved eight remains and called off the search on August 28. 14 individuals were rescued from the river on August 27. Hardoi District Magistrate Avinash Kumar stated, "The operation has been called off. The district administration will provide an amount of ₹ 5 lakh each to the families of the victims."

Sun, 28 Aug 2022 - 08:30 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, bodies, Garra River, officials, Search Operations

Courtesy: NDTV

Film City In Uttarakhand

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Uttarakhand To Soon Have Its Own Film City, Govt Directs Officials To Prepare Plan

Recently, the Uttarakhand Government announced to construct a film city of its own. On July 12, the Uttarakhand Government asked the concerned officials to hunt a suitable piece of land in the hill state. The Special Principal Secretary Abhinav Kumar held a meeting with the information department officials and asked them to prepare an action plan, to have fully equipped film city, for shooting in the State.

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 02:18 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Film City, National Film Training Institute, Uttarakhand Government, officials, Indian Cinema


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CBI Arrests Power Grid Corporation ED, 5 Tata Project Officials For Taking Bribe

The CBI registered a bribery case against Executive Director of Power Grid Corporation of India BS Jha and five officials of Tata Projects, including its Executive VP Deshraj Pathak and Assistant VP RN Singh. The five were arrested and will be produced before Panchkula court, for alleged illegal favour to the private company, after conducting raids in Ghaziabad, Noida, and Gurugram. During the searches, CBI recovered Rs 93 lakh cash.

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 06:23 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: CBI, arrested, Bribery, Tata Projects, officials

Hajj 2022

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First Batch Of 146 Pilgrims From J&K Leaves For Saudi Hajj 22

The Annual Saudi Arabia Hajj pilgrimage started from June 5, after being suspended for two-years amid Covid-19 pandemic. In 2022, the first batch of 145 pilgrims from Jammu & Kashmir left for the hajj.  FromJthe union territory, 6,000 pilgrims have been selected for this year's Hajj. "All arrangements have been put in place," said executive officer of the J&K Hajj Committee Abdul Salam Mir. Furthermore, pilgrims tested Covid-19… read-more

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 03:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hajj, Saudi Arabia, Jammu and Kashmir, officials, Union Territory

ACB Raids

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Anti-Corruption Bureau Raids 18 Govt Officials In Karnataka; 3 Kg Sandalwood Seized

The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) searched the premises of 18 government officials in Karnataka in the light of possession of disproportionate assets, on March 16. In addition, a team of around 100 ACB officials with 300 staff members turned up at 75 locations to search the residences and offices of the officials. Notably, officials found Rs 7 lakh in cash, gold, and silver inside the dustbin of an official's house.

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 03:01 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: politics, Raid, Karnataka, officials, expensive possessions

Courtesy: India Today