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February 17, 2022

UP: 13 killed after falling into well in Kushinagar, UP

Kushinagar, Feb 17 (UNI) Thirteen people, all women, were killed after accidentally falling into a well during wedding celebrations at a village in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar district on Wednesday night. District Magistrate S Rajlingam said here…

Sandhya Mukherjee cremated with full state honors

Kolkata, Feb 16 (UNI) Bengal's melody queen Sandhya Mukherjee, who died on Tuesday following a massive cardiac arrest at a private hospital here, was cremated with full state honors amidst a large number of teary-eyed mourners at the Keoratala…

Heavy rainfalls in Brazil, death reaches at 94

Buenos Aires, Feb 17 (Sputnik) The number of people, who have died in the Brazilian town of Petropolis north of Rio de Janeiro as a result of heavy rainfalls and subsequent landslides, has increased to 94, media reported. On Wednesday, media…

Meghalaya waits for a new DGP

Shillong, Feb 16 (UNI) The Meghalaya government would soon take a call on the appointment of a full-fledged Director-General of Police after the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) recommended the names of three senior IPS officers for the post.…

Major relief likely from Shimla Development Plan: Jamwal

Shimla, Feb 16: State BJP General Secretary and Political Advisor to the HP Chief Minister Trilok Jamwal said that Shimla Development Plan released by the government would give a major relief to people affected by the NGT's decision which had ban…

India beat WI by 6 wickets in First T20’I

Kolkata, Feb 16 (UNI) An all-round India defeated West Indies by 6 wickets in the first T20I here at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday. India got off to a flying start while chasing a moderate 158-run target. Skipper Rohit Sharma smashed four…

Mayawati: Congress anti-Dalit, backwards

Lucknow, Feb 16 (UNI) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Wednesday attacked Congress by terming it as 'anti-Dalit, tribal and backwards' and said that the party was ousted from the power at the Centre and in UP due to its 'wrong policies'.…