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Maharashtra minister's resignation: Sena's Sanjay Raut downplays Opposition role

Mocking the BJP, which has been vocal about the need for Rathod to resign or be sacked, Raut asked how many ministers resigned in BJP-ruled states when confronted with such cases.

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Mehbooba Mufti advocates 'peaceful struggle' for 'restoration' of constitutional rights in J&K

Mufti claimed more youngsters were joining militancy, emphasizing that gun was no solution to any problem.

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Nagpur man cuts cake with sword, arrested under Arms Act 

Praveen Khandare had uploaded the photographs of his act on Facebook after which the police registered a case under the Arms Act and arrested him, an official said.

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Thane couple booked for torturing 9-year-old for bedwetting

The complainant is the nine-year-old's biological mother, an official said.

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Maharashtra reports 8,293 new COVID-19 cases,  77,008 active cases in state at present

There are 77,008 active cases across the state at present, the department said in a statement. With 84,794coronavirus tests conducted through the day, the overall test count rose to 1,62,84,612.

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Three booked for gang-raping teenager in UP's Ghazipur district: Police

In her complaint, the girl's mother said her daughter was raped by the trio when she had gone out to fields to answer nature's call, the SHO added.

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Ballia: Eight hurt in fire incident during birth anniversary procession of saint-poet Ravidas

They were taken to a community health centre in Sonbarsa, from where they were referred to the district hospital.

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Rajasthan: Man creates fake Facebook profile of CM Ashok Gehlot's OSD to dupe his friends

The accused created the fake account using the name and photograph of Lokesh Sharma, the OSD to the chief minister, and sent friend requests to his contacts, police said.

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Bengal: BJP alleges party worker's mother thrashed, police say her face swollen due to ailment

A senior police officer of Barrackpore Commissionerate said that BJP activist Gopal Majumdar was attacked by some miscreants on Saturday in North Dumdum in the Nimta police station area.

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COVID-19: Seven more deaths, 582 new cases in Punjab

A total of 376 coronavirus patients were discharged after recovering, taking the number of cured people to 1,71,712, the bulletin said.

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Election Commission of India allots 'ship' as party symbol to Assam Jatiya Parishad

Addressing a press conference here, AJP president Lurinjyoti Gogoi said the Election Commission of India (ECI) allotted the party symbol to the regional party on Saturday.

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BJP has become medium to bring transformation in country: Nadda to workers

The BJP chief also stressed that grabbing power is not their target but a medium to reach out to the last man in the line.

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Tiktok star Pooja Chavan's suicide case: Shiv Sena Minister Sanjay Rathod resigns 

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that Oppositions should not make politics over the resignation of Sanjay Rathod.

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COVID-19: Three Nashik labs pulled up, one threatened with Rs 500 crore suit

The number of COVID cases in Nashik is on the rise over the past few days, a study carried out by local health officials found tests conducted in private labs were returning positive in large numbers

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Five held in Nagpur under Black Magic Act for promising 'cash rain' to girl

They allegedly pressuring a girl saying that they would perform special rituals for her, which would trigger "rain" of Rs 50 crore cash, police said.

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