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23 September, 2017 2:50 AM Delhi Cools Down After Overnight Showers, Pleasant Weekend Ahead

New Delhi: After a day of traffic snarls following continuous pitter-patter, Delhi woke up to a pleasant Saturday morning. Light to moderate showers throughout the night brought the temperature down a few notches. The fresh spell of rain brought relief after two weeks of muggy weather. The maximum temperature on Friday was recorded at 27.5 degrees Celsius 59

23 September, 2017 12:41 AM No application for Oct 1 immersion yet: Police

KOLKATA: Not one of the city's 2,600 barowari Durga Puja organisers has sought police permission for immersion on October 1, when the 10th day of Muharram coincides with Ekadashi, giving some relief to Kolkata Police, which finds itself saddled with the task of managing both Durga Puja and Muharram on that day following Thursday's Calcutta high court 22

22 September, 2017 10:07 PM China's snub to Pakistan at UN: Won't meddle in Kashmir, solve it with India

Beijing: Reiterating that the Kashmir issue must be resolved bilaterally by India and Pakistan through talks, China on Friday dismissed calls by a group of Islamic nations for implementation of a UN resolution on the dispute. On Pakistan's request, the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) had again recently called for the implementation of a UN resolution 80

22 September, 2017 5:13 PM Bangladesh seeks help from India, China

Role of ASEAN, OIC critical in ensuring support for the Rohingya, says High Commission official India, China and Southeast Asian countries should help implement Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s five-point Rohingya solution proposals, said a Bangladesh High Commission source on Friday. “We are satisfied with the Indian position and hope that China and ASEAN 61

20 September, 2017 8:37 AM No Floor Test In Tamil Nadu Till Further Orders: Madras High Court

Chennai: In a big relief for Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami, the Madras High Court today said that floor test should not be conducted till further orders. It said that a final decision on the matter will be taken in the next hearing on October 4. The court's ruling came during a hearing on a batch of petitions challenging Speaker P Dhanapal's 33

19 September, 2017 8:42 PM Advantage Jio: Trai cuts IUC to 6 paise per minute from October 1

Charges to be zero in two years; incumbents set to move court However, the reduction is likely to hit the profitability and revenues of the incumbents further. Analysts at HSBC said in a recent note that a significantly lower IUC would be a boost for Jio and there may be some more pricing disruption after downward revision of IUC rates. Jio has, since 61

18 September, 2017 12:44 AM Hurricane Maria threatens weary Caribbean with more destruction

STORM-MARIA/ (UPDATE 4, PIX):UPDATE 4-Hurricane Maria threatens weary Caribbean with more destruction Sept 17 (Reuters) - A second powerful storm in as many weeks was bearing down on a string of battered Caribbean islands, with forecasters saying that Maria had strengthened into a hurricane on Sunday and would intensify before hitting the Leeward Islands 36

17 September, 2017 4:49 PM Rain lashes Kerala; Holiday for schools, colleges tomorrow

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Heavy rains continued to batter Kerala today causing widespread damage, landslip and waterlogging in various parts with the state government announcing a holiday tomorrow in educational institutes. With the South-West monsoon vigorous over the state and the Met office predicting more rains including very heavy spells at a few places 34

17 September, 2017 1:21 PM Kerala rains: State on alert, educational institutions to shut on Monday

Kerala State Emergency Operations Centre (SEOC) has issued alert to all districts following heavy rains in the state. The SEOC also advised to declare a holiday for all schools in the entire state on Monday. According to Met inputs, heavy to very heavy rains are expected to lash Kerala till Monday. KOCHI: In view of heavy rains and possibility of landslides 29

17 September, 2017 7:46 AM If they fire on us, our guns would not stop: Nirmal Singh on Arnia ceasefire violation

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh, while referring to Saturday's ceasefire violation in the Arnia sector of Jammu and Kashmir, said that Pakistan will face a heavy retaliation if it continues to violate ceasefire agreements. Talking to ANI, he said, "After Pakistan fired at us, we retaliated with more force and with a heavy 18