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Weather Warning Issued: Cold Wave Spell Hits HP, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP

With the eastward movement of the current Western Disturbance as an upper air cyclonic circulation lying over north Pakistan and neighbourhood, dry northwesterly cold winds at lower and middle levels will hit the plains of northwest India from 10th night to 13th January morning, said the Indian Met Department. “Under these circumstances, the prevailing minimum temperatures over plains of northwest ...

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SKS Microfinance Q2 Profit Jumps to Rs.78 Cr

SKS Microfinance has announced the Unaudited Standalone financial results for the second fiscal year quarter ended September 30, 2015 posting a net profit after tax of Rs.77.85 crore as compared to Rs.56.75 crore for the same quarter ended September 30, 2014. Total Income has increased from Rs.201 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 to Rs.324 crore for the ...

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Swine Flu: 5-year-old Delhi girl dies, Telangana reports 33 fresh cases

A five-year-old girl Alisha succumbed to swine flu om Delhi taking the toll to 10 since January, while in Telangana, the disease is spreading unabated with 33 new cases reported, officials said. According to the Directorate of Health Services (DHS), Alisha died Feb 13 at Hindu Rao hospital in the national capital. “The death happened much before, however, it was ...

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Swine Flu Wrap: Nation Stares as J&K SP Dies, Ghaziabad DM infected, toll reaches 743

Crossing all the inter-state borders, swine flu is taking national character with top government officials becoming the latest victims after many doctors succumbed to the dreaded virus that is spreading fast all over the country with the total number of positive cases as of Friday reaching 11,955, with 743 deaths.. Sunil Gupta, superintendent of police in Jammu and Kashmir died ...

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UP pushes liquor shops off highways to restrain drunken driving

Worried over rising deaths caused by drunken driving, Uttar Pradesh has decided to ban liquor sale from vends and shops along all highways and major roads in the state, in a first-of-its-kind initiative. The principal secretary has written to all district magistrates seeking a blanket ban on fresh licences of liquor shops on highways and refused to renew the licences of ...

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