INDIA

Terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Baramulla
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The encounter started after a joint team of police and security forces got an input about the presence of terrorists in that area.
Special Parliament session to be held in old and new building from Sep 18-22
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According to government sources, for the special Parliament session, rehearsal was done for one day in the old building and two days in the new building. 
Doordarshan Day: 64 yrs ago Doordarshan, India's national broadcaster, began its journey
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The TV news-readers like Pratima Puri became India’s first newsreader when DD began five-minute bulletins in 1965. 
India capable to develop vax for any new Covid strain: ICMR
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"Currently we are not seeing any strain more virulent than the previous Omicron," Bahl said, at a press conference, noting that the virus is not gone.
Govt appoints Rahul Navin as ED's interim Director as Mishra's tenure ends
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In an order, the government said: "The President is pleased to order the cessation of tenure of Sanjay Kumar Mishra, IRS (IT:1984) as Director of Enforcement in the Enforcement Directorate on September 15, 2023 and placing Rahul Navin, IRS (IT:1993), Special Director, Enforcement Directorate as in-charge Director, Enforcement Directorate till appointment of a regular Director or until further orders, whichever is earlier."
Heroes of Anantnag cremated with military honours
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With folded hands and tearful eyes, Col Manpreet Singh's wife, Jagmeet Kaur, bid him a final goodbye. His six-year-old son, Kabir Singh, dressed in army fatigue saluted his father, who was a chartered accountant by profession and rose by ranks with his hard work.
Mamman Khan was the main conspirator behind Nuh riots: Haryana Police
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The riots broke out after a mob of 500-600 people stopped the Brajmandal Jalabhishek Yatra organised by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) in Nuh on July 31.
PM Modi to inaugurate extension of the Airport Express Line on Sep 17
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Developed at a cost of about Rs 5,400 crore and total project area of over 8.9 lakh square metre, 'Yashobhoomi' will be among the world's largest MICE destination.
Making process of appointments by Collegium more transparent and objective: CJI Chandrachud
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Noting that the Collegium is criticised for lack of factual data while considering the appointment of judges in the constitutional courts, he said that the Supreme Court has data on judgements, reportable judgements and quality of judgments which judges in high courts are delivering to make the process of appointments more transparent and objective.
SC refuses to urgently list plea seeking legal action against Stalin Jr over his controversial statements on 'Sanatan Dharma'
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A bench, headed by CJI D.Y. Chandrachud, declined to accede to the unlisted mentioning made by senior advocate Dama Seshadri Naidu and asked him to follow the procedure enumerated under the SoP providing for urgent listing of the matters.
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