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Rajasthan prisoner complains of pain, X-ray reveals 4 mobile phones in rectum

India, Sept. 19 -- A unique case of a 32-year-old inmate hiding four mobile phones in his rectum has surfaced from the Jodhpur central jail in Rajasthan. The inmate-- a native of Barmer who was convi... Read More


India clears Epidemic Diseases (Amendment) Bill, 2020 to protect healthcare workers. All you need to know

India, Sept. 19 -- India on Saturday passed a legislation aimed at protecting healthcare workers fighting the Covid-19 disease outbreak in the country by criminalising attacks on medical workers, resu... Read More


With one week left before Sabah votes, tight race brings out mudslinging, infighting and conspiracy theories

KOTA KINABALU, Sept. 19 -- At halfway point the Sabah election, the campaigning that started with civility a week ago has quickly devolved into attack politics and hidden treachery. Manifestos and is... Read More


Raj govt to legalise mines supplying stone for building Ram Temple in Ayodhya

India, Sept. 19 -- The Rajasthan government has started the process of legalising mining in Banshi Pahadpur area of Bandh Banetha wildlife sanctuary in Bharatpur district from where stones are being s... Read More


Raj govt to legalise mines supplying stone for Ram temple construction in Ayodhya

India, Sept. 19 -- The Rajasthan government has started the process of legalising mining in Banshi Pahadpur area of Bandh Banetha wildlife sanctuary in Bharatpur district from where stones are being s... Read More


Rajya Sabha passes Epidemic Diseases Amendment Bill, 2020 to protect healthcare workers

India, Sept. 19 -- The Upper House on Saturday passed the Epidemic Diseases Amendment Bill, 2020 to bring a law that punishes those who attack health workers or doctors who are fighting the coronaviru... Read More


IIFM board discusses developments in the Islamic finance industry

Manama, Sept. 19 -- The Board of Directors of the International Islamic Financial Market (IIFM) held its forty-second meeting "virtually" and was chaired by the Khalid Hamad Al-Hamad, Chairman of IIFM... Read More


Withdraw parking fee, property tax hike: CPI(M) to Shimla MC

SHIMLA, Sept. 19 -- The Communist Party of India (Marxist) has opposed the huge increase in parking fees by the Shimla Municipal Corporation and the decision to collect property tax from the tenants o... Read More


Farmers hold up work on the DME

Ghaziabad, Sept. 19 -- The officials of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) said Friday that farmers have been disrupting work on the Delhi- Meerut Expressway for demanding a hiked compens... Read More


Sanitation staff on strike seeking permanent jobs

Noida, Sept. 19 -- A group of sanitation workers on Friday demonstrated outside the Noida Authority's office demanding regularisation of their jobs. They also allegedly scattered garbage onto the road... Read More