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Protesting farmers' did not know it was PM's route, had no plan to obstruct his program: SKM

New Delhi, Jan 6 (UNI) The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) on Thursday said farmers had no program to stop the Prime Minister's visit or obstruct his program in Punjab, and the protesters did not know the convoy was coming on the route they were protesting on.
In a statement, the SKM, the umbrella body under which hundreds of farmers' unions protested against the Farm Laws, said 10 farmer organizations affiliated to the Samyukta Kisan Morcha had announced a symbolic protest for the arrest of Ajay Mishra Teni and other outstanding demands.
For this, programs of protests and effigy burning were announced at village level across Punjab on January 2 and at district and tehsil headquarters on January 5.
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SC permits Muslims to enter Gyanvapi Mosque

17 May 2022 | 7:00 PM

New Delhi, May 17 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Tuesday set aside a local court's order to ban large Muslim prayer gatherings in one of north India's high-profile mosques, after a survey team found relics of the Hindu god Shiva and other Hindu symbols there.

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Congress leaders discuss Udaipur declaration

17 May 2022 | 6:32 PM

New Delhi, May 17 (UNI) Congress General Secretaries and in-charges held a meeting on Tuesday to discuss the execution of Udaipur Declaration of the party, which among a series of reforms related to various sectors, focused majorly on the widening communal divide in the country.

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China expert Naveen Srivastava to take over as envoy to Nepal

17 May 2022 | 6:23 PM

New Delhi, May 17 (UNI) China expert Naveen Srivastava, presently Additional Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs, has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Nepal.The IFS officer of 1993 batch is expected to take up the assignment shortly, an official statement said today.

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Drug trafficker held, 2 kg heroin seized

17 May 2022 | 5:51 PM

New Delhi, May 17 (UNI) Delhi Police arrested a drug trafficker from Shahbad Dairy area with 2 kg of heroin worth Rs 5 crore in the international market, police said on Tuesday.

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Monsoon to hit Delhi between June 25-30

17 May 2022 | 5:40 PM

New Delhi, May 17 (UNI) The Southwest Monsoon is likely to reach the national capital between June 25 and 30 and a fresh wave of heat wave is likely from May 19, the India Meteorological Department said on Tuesday.

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