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14 December, 2018 5:24 PM Will not allow export of animals, Gujarat is non-violent state: Vijay Rupani

To stop export of livestock from Tuna port in Kutch district, the Gujarat government issued a notification banning entry of cattle into the drought-affected Kutch region from other parts of the state. Making the announcement in Gandhinagar, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said his government will not allow export of animals as Gujarat is a "non-violent state" 200

10 December, 2018 7:14 AM La Liga: Gareth Bale's strike gives Madrid narrow win over struggling Huesca

Gareth Bale ended a three-month goal drought in La Liga to give Real Madrid a nervy 1-0 win away to basement club Huesca on Sunday, taking his side back into the top four at the expense of Alaves. The Wales forward, who had not found the net in the league since September 1 but had scored in the Champions League, gave Real an ideal start by volleying 144

12 October, 2018 10:59 PM Maharashtra Seat-Sharing Talking Point As Rahul Gandhi, Sharad Pawar Meet

Congress president Rahul Gandhi and NCP supremo Sharad Pawar held discussions about a seat-sharing arrangement in Maharashtra for the next year's Lok Sabha elections, the NCP said on Friday. The discussions were held in Delhi on Thursday, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) spokesperson Nawab Malik said in Delhi. Senior Congress leaders Mallikarjun Kharge 127

9 October, 2018 9:16 PM 200 Maharashtra Talukas Facing Drought-Like Conditions: Chief Minister

Devendra Fadnavis added that a decision to declare these talukas as scarcity-hit would be taken by October 31. Around 200 talukas in Maharashtra are facing "scarcity-like" conditions and two senior ministers have been asked to submit a report on this issue, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Tuesday. He added that a decision to declare these talukas 87

6 October, 2018 7:20 AM Maharashtra launches website, app to analyse drought situation

The Maharashtra government has launched a website and an application for collectively analysing the rainfall, crop situation and underground water level using modern technology. Speaking after the inauguration of the website, Maha madat, Rehabilitation and Relief Minister Chandrakant Patil said the site will help in an accurate analysis of the drought-like 87

3 October, 2018 4:54 AM Driest ever September deepens Australia's drought

Australia had its driest September on record last month, and though spring rains are forecast this week across parts of the continent's east that has seen the worst drought in years, the season is predicted to offer little relief from the dry weather. The country's east coast has recorded less than a fifth of its typical rainfall over the last three 94

13 September, 2018 3:33 AM Asia Cup 2018: India's Continental Dominance Will Face Stiff Test

India have historically dominated the Asia Cup but this year is different. The first Asia Cup in T20I format was held in 2016 with India beating hosts Bangladesh in the final in Dhaka to clinch the title. India will once again head to the Asia Cup 2018 as the favourites but this time around Pakistan could prove to be handful. The Sarfraz Ahmed-led Pakistan 71

8 September, 2018 2:27 PM Opposition asks Shiv Sena, MNS to take part in Bharat Bandh

Opposition parties in Maharashtra appealed Saturday the Shiv Sena, an ally of the ruling BJP, to support the 'Bharat Bandh' against rising prices. The Congress has given call for a nation-wide shut-down on September 10 in protest against rising fuel prices and inflation. Addressing a press conference with Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam here, NCP spokesperson 112

6 September, 2018 4:26 AM US Open 2018: Novak Djokovic Beats John Millman, To Face Kei Nishikori In Semi-Final

Two-time champion Novak Djokovic ended John Millman's fairytale US Open run on Wednesday, beating the 55th-ranked Australian in straight sets to book a semi-final clash with Kei Nishikori. The Serbian star, who ended a 54-week title drought with his 13th Grand Slam title at Wimbledon, defeated the tenacious Aussie 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 to reach his 11th US Open semi-final 86

17 August, 2018 6:10 PM Aircraft Crash Kills Waterbomber Pilot Fighting Australian Wildfires

A helicopter pilot died on Friday when his aircraft crashed while waterbombing rare winter bushfires in Australia. A helicopter pilot died on Friday when his aircraft crashed while waterbombing rare winter bushfires in Australia that have swept across its drought-stricken southeast, police said. About 75 fires are burning across New South Wales state 68