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Warship captain in collision that killed 7 to lose command

The Navy said the three had shown “inadequate leadership.” Separately, seven junior officers were relieved of their duties because they had shown “poor seamanship” and bad teamwork. Poor seamanship and flaws in keeping watch contributed to a collision between a ...

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Telangana police foiled terror after NIA tip-off: Kiren Rijiju

HYDERABAD: After National Investigation Agency (NIA) provided crucial intelligence inputs, a major terror attack was foiled by Telangana police in Hyderabad last year. This was revealed by Union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju on Thursday. Rijiju, who spoke at Youth Convention organized by National ...

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Hartal Halappa acquitted of sexual assault charges

SHIVAMOGGA: In a major relief to the BJP ahead of the 2018 assembly polls, a judicial magistrate second class court here on Thursday acquitted former food and civil supplies minister Hartal Halappa who had been charged with raping his friend’s wife in 2009. After ...

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ACB files two FIRs against Yeddyurappa, BJP cries foul

Cases pertain to de-notification of land when he was CM In what could spell fresh trouble for Bharatiya Janata Party Karnataka president and chief ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa, the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) registered two FIRs against him in connection ...

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Poor quality midday meal: officials, contractors warned of action

  Lokayukta inspector M S Pavan Kumar has warned the officials and contractors of recommending disciplinary action against them in case of supply of poor quality food grain for Akshara Dasoha scheme. Speaking at public grievance redress meeting at taluk ...

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