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Gang of carjackers arrested by Delhi Police

Accused were apprehended at 212 Bus Stand at Nand Nagri in Delhi in an Accent Car They were having loaded country made pistols and also a sharp edged weapon The apprehended persons are in the 21-24 age group One Khaki color jacket, one hand blinker and a military color lower was also recovered from inside

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Plight of a lady doctor in Jammu and Kashmir

Newsroom24x7 Desk There has been extensive media coverage and the sensibilities of the common people have been shaken by the alleged misbehaviour the other day by Jammu and Kashmir Minister for Health and Medical Education Minister Lal Singh, who is said have violated the modesty and dignity of a lady officer, but the police have

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Double murder: Delhi Police arrests two gangsters

Newsroom24x7 Desk Two pistols and 7 live cartridges seized Both gangsters were wanted in a double murder case Two members of rival gang – Bijender “Bidi” and Ghanshyam “Ashu” were shot dead March 11 in Shiva Suri’s house New Delhi: A team of Special Cell of Delhi Police yesterday arrested notorious gangster Shiva Suri (22)

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Supreme Court quashes conviction of a murder accused sentenced to Life Imprisonment

Newsroom224x7 Desk The burden is cast on the prosecution to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt. Once this burden is met, the Statements under Section 313 (CrPC) assume significance to the extent that the accused may cast some incredulity on the prosecution version. It is not the other way around; in our legal system the accused is not required

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Cyclone Pam: UK provides emergency assistance

Newsroom24x7 Desk London: The UK will provide up to £2 million to support international relief efforts following the widespread damage caused by Cyclone Pam, International Development Secretary Justine Greening has announced. Working closely alongside the Governments of Vanuatu, Australia and New Zealand, the Department for International Development will provide support to UN organisations and aid

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GoI has initiated the process to appoint TRAI Chairperson

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Department of Telecommunications under Ministry of Comunications and IT has commenced the process to appoint a new chairperson of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The chairperson heads TRAI and has powers of general superintendence and direction in the conduct of the affairs of the Authority. The Chairperson also presides

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Tropical Cyclone Pam pounds Port Vila

Newsroom24x7 Desk Suva (Fiji): Tropical Cyclone Pam smashed Port Vila, the capital of Vanuatu, causing massive destruction last night. The Australian Red Cross said through Twitter that “humanitarian needs will be enormous. Many people have lost their homes. Shelter, food and water (have become) urgent priorities” in Port Vila.” After several hours of torrential rain and

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Productivity improvement across all sectors is important for high national growth: Pranab Mukherjee

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee has emphasised that the high growth that has been envisaged for India is possible only with productivity improvements across all sectors of the economy. Innovations in different segments, at different levels and for different sections will aid this process in no small measure. Mukherjee  was addressing (March 13)

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CBI arrests 2 Finance Ministry officials and a consultant in a corpotate espionage case

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested an Under Secretary in Department of Disinvestment and a Section Officer in Department of Economic Affairs under the Union Ministry of Finance and a Consultant – a Mumbai based Chartered Accountant (private person) in a caselinked with alleged leakage and supply of confidential government

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Vanuatu hit by Cyclone Pam

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Super cyclone Pam blew over Vanuatu islands in the Pacific archipelago late Friday bearing on populated areas. The storm swept through populated areas at a devastating 270 plus kilometer/hour speed. The storm could have turned more devastating had it not turned westward. The United Nations Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs office reported unconfirmed deaths in Vanuatu’s northeastern

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Tropical Cyclone Pam will hit Vanuatu by 11 pm (Vanuatu time)

Newsroom24x7 Desk Port Vila: Tropical Cyclone PAM (902hPa) is now East of Shefa and is slowly moving in a southwards direction. People in the danger zone have moved to safer places and all residents have shut themselves inside their homes. In the lowlying areas, the roads are water logged and normal life here has come

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UK to fine tune system for the recall of unsafe products

Newsroom24x7 Desk London: British Broadcaster and leading consumer campaigner Lynn Faulds Wood will lead a review of the UK’s system for the recall of unsafe products, Consumer Affairs Minister Jo Swinson announced today. The independent review will focus on how enforcement could be made more effective and explore consumer understanding of the process. The UK

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Category five storm threatens Vanuatu

Newsroom24x7 Desk Suva (Fiji): Tropical Cyclone Pam with windspeed expected to go beyond 275 km/h is expected to turn into a category 5 storm and hit at least a million people with its core around the South pacific island of Vanuatu tonight. The forecast is that the storm could leave devastating impact through torrential rain,

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Prime Minister Modi arrives in Sri Lanka

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: On his first visit abroad in 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is now on the final leg of his tour to Seychelles, Mauritius and Sri Lanka that started on March 10. On March 11, in Seychelles, the Prime Minister had bilateral discussions with President James Alexis Michel to strengthen maritime ties

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