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Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 9 (IANS)- Normal life across Kerala was badly hit on Wednesday as the two-day nationwide trade strike entered its second day. However, more shops and establishments opened their shutters on Wednesday compared to Tuesday. Barring the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-backed BMS trade union, all other unions supported the...
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS)- Ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Wednesday launch several development projects and address a public rally in Solapur in Maharashtra, officials said here on Tuesday. Modi will lay the foundation stone for constructing 30,000 homes under the Pradhan Mantri...
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS)- The DMK party legislators on Tuesday walked out of the Tamil Nadu Assembly protesting against the state government's continued silence on the demand to take a policy decision to close down copper smelter plant Sterlite Copper. Speaking to reporters outside the House, Leader of opposition...
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS)- After free rice, free consumer durables like cycle, laptop mixer-grinder, fans, livestocks and others, it is now free food in Tamil Nadu. The state government will soon provide free food for registered construction workers at subsidised Amma Canteens, said Chief Minister K. Palaniswami. Speaking in the...
STRAP: To seek attention, a youth from Pune staged an innovative protest on the safety net put up in the Mantralaya passage. NP NEWS 24 ONLINE- Pune based youth, Laxman Chavan from Kothrud, entered onto the safety net on Monday afternoon to protest against the government’s policies. Chavan is the president...
Imphal, Jan 8 (IANS)- Two different strikes paralysed life in Manipur on Tuesday. One strike was called by the North East Students Organisation (NESO) in protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. The second was the two-day nationwide strike called by 10 trade unions against the Centre's "pro-corporate, anti-national and...
Kolkata, Jan 8 (IANS)- The West Bengal government has raised the retirement age for college and university teachers to 65 years and that of the vice chancellors to 70 years, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced on Monday."I don't believe that after reaching 60 years, one cannot work. So...
Shillong, Jan 7 (IANS)- Miscreants hurled petrol bombs at the state headquarters of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here in Meghalaya late on Sunday night, a police official said on Monday. No one was injured in the attack but the windows of the office chamber of state BJP President...
Ranchi, Jan 4 (IANS)- A Maoist guerrilla was killed in a gun battle with security forces in Jharkhand's Chatra district on Friday, police said."There was information of Maoist movement in the Kurkheta jungle. A joint team of the police and CRPF was sent to the forest for search operations,"...
AURANGABAD: NP NEWS 24 ONLINE- In a surprising move, the state government suspended Aurangabad excise department Deputy Commissioner Sangeeta Darekar on Wednesday night. The suspension order was executed on Thursday. A departmental enquiry has also been ordered against her. After learning about her suspension, Sangeeta's condition deteriorated and she had to...