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Maharashtra Govt presents Rs 20,292 crore revenue deficit budget months before Assembly Polls News18
Maharashtra government Tuesday presented an additional budget for 2019-20 with a revenue deficit of Rs 20,292.94 crore, higher than last year's deficit of Rs 14,960.04 crore. The government has estimated revenue expenditure of Rs 3,34,933.06 crore against revenue receipts of Rs 3,14,640.12 crore, said Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar, who tabled the budget proposals in the Legislative Assembly.
Congress suspends Bengaluru MLA Roshan Baig for 'anti-party' activities NewsMinute
Congress leader and former minister Roshan Baig, who recently criticised senior Congress leaders over poor results in the Lok Sabha elections and has been linked to a Ponzi scheme in his constituency, was suspended by the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) on Tuesday.
TN CM Palaniswami downplays water crisis in state, says media exaggerating it NewsMinute
As Tamil Nadu is facing one of the worst water crisis in the recent past, Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Edappadi K Palaniswami has indicated that the news about water scarcity in the state is being exaggerated by the media.
103 children die due to acute encephalitis in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur KJ Saquib, Hindustan Times
With the death of six more children on Monday, Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) has so far claimed the lives of 103 children in Muzaffarpur and its adjoining areas in north Bihar, the Muzaffarpur district magistrate said.
West Bengal doctors withdraw strike Hindu
Junior doctors in West Bengal called off their strike on Monday evening ending the seven-day standoff, between them and the State government over lack of security at the workplace.
Cong MLA in T'gana Rajagopal Reddy hints at joining BJP Pioneer
Faced with a crisis of sorts after the merger of 12 of its MLAs with the ruling TRS, the Congress in Telangana might suffer a fresh setback with another party MLA hinting that he might switch over to BJP.
Healthcare services in Delhi to take a hit as doctors go on strike Pioneer
Healthcare services at government and private hospitals in the national capital will be hit on Monday as scores of doctors, including those at AIIMS, have decided to boycott work for a day in support of their striking colleagues in West Bengal.
Vardhan reviews situation as Bihar encephalitis toll touches 83 Amarnath Tewary, Hindu
The toll of children suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Muzaffarpur rose to 83 on Sunday even as Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan visited the State-run Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) in the district and announced several measures to tackle the disease.
Monsoon hits North Bengal; Sikkim, overall rainfall deficiency reaches 43% Zee News
Monsoon arrived at some parts of North Bengal and Sikkim on Sunday. The Northern limit of monsoon is curently passing through North East Bay of Bengal then Goalpara (Assam), Alipurduar (North Bengal) and Gangtok (Sikkim).
Chennai to hit 41 degree Celsius as heat wave continues: IMD NewsMinute
Chennai is set to continue to sizzling as the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heat wave conditions in north Tamil Nadu till Tuesday. According to a weather bulletin issued by the Regional Meteorological Centre, Chennai on Sunday night, severe heat wave conditions will prevail over isolated pockets of Tiruvallur, Vellore and Tiruvannamalai districts in north Tamil Nadu.
Cyclone Vayu: Centre says storm may hit Gujarat’s Kutch, IMD contradicts India Today
Cyclone Vayu will likely weaken after recurving towards Kutch and peter out as depression by June 17 in the sea, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday. According to the latest weather bulletin, although the cyclone will recurve towards Kutch, it will not be hitting Kutch.
Five policemen shot dead by Maoists in Jharkhand Pioneer
Five police personnel were shot dead by Maoists on Friday while they were patrolling the area here, officials said. According to Sub-Divisional Police Officer Avinash Kumar, the five police personnel -- two assistant sub-inspectors and three constables -- came under attack while patrolling the Tiruldih police station area of the district along the Jharkhand-Bengal border.
Tried to contact Mamata, got no response: Bengal governor Pioneer
West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi Friday said he called up Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to discuss the issue of junior doctors' strike but got no response from her. Tripathi paid a visit to injured junior doctor Paribaha Mukhopadhyay at the hospital where he is undergoing treatment.
Cyclone Vayu no more a threat, evacuees can return: Gujarat CM Pioneer
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Friday said cyclonic storm Vayu no longer posed any threat to the state as it had moved away westward. Following a meeting with top officials in Gandhinagar, Rupani asked the authorities to let around 2.75 lakh people who had been shifted to safety to return to their homes.
2 Naxals killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh Pioneer
Two Naxals were killed in an encounter with the security forces in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kanker district, a police officer said on Friday. The gunbattle took place on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday in the jungles between Malepara and Murnar villages in Tadoki police station area, 200 km from Raipur, the senior officer said.
Bengal doctors refuse to work, Didi smells conspiracy again TribuneIndia
Striking junior doctors in West Bengal on Thursday defied Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s 2 pm-deadline to join work and said the agitation will continue till their demands related to security in government hospitals are met.
Delhi Govt’s free Metro ride hits first roadblock Gayathri Mani, Pioneer
The Delhi Government’s free ride scheme for women appears to have hit its first roadblock as the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has told the Government that the scheme will have to be first placed before the Fare Fixation Committee of Delhi Metro as per the Metro Act before its implementation.
Newly appointed UP Bar Council chief shot dead by aide inside court premises Mint
Newly appointed Uttar Pradesh Bar Council (UPBC) President, Darvesh Yadav, was allegedly shot dead by a fellow advocate inside the Agra court premises here on Wednesday. Appointed as president only two days ago, she was shot at by a person identified as advocate Manish who fired at her during a ceremony held to welcome her, police said.
Soon after this photo, UP Bar Council chief killed by lawyer in Agra court Manish Sahu & Anand Mohan J, Indian Express
Uttar Pradesh’s first woman Bar Council chairperson Darvesh Singh Yadav was shot dead inside the Agra district court Wednesday by another lawyer Manish Babu Sharma, who then turned the gun on himself.
3 killed in post-poll violence in WB in last 24 hrs; TMC, BJP blame each other for killings Pioneer
At least three persons were killed in post-poll violence incidents in West Bengal in last 24 hours even as both the ruling Trinamool Congress and the BJP blamed each other for these killings with chief minister Mamata Banerjee claiming that the saffron party was "planning to turn Bengal into Gujarat" but she will not allow it to happen.
Cyclone Vayu may hit Gujarat coast tomorrow, schools and colleges closed Hindustan Times
Cyclone ‘Vayu’ intensified into a cyclonic storm Tuesday and is likely to hit the Gujarat coast on June 13 morning, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. The IMD issued the Orange Warning on Tuesday evening, which predicts the landfall and the likely impact of a cyclone, alerting government agencies that the cyclone is about 24 hours away from the coast.
Sizzling Delhi breaks record Pioneer
Heatwave shattered all records in Delhi on Monday as Palam observatory recorded 48 degrees Celsius, highest temperature in the Capital’s history while mercury at Safdarjung settled at 45.6 degrees Celsius. The national Capital had witnessed 47.8 degrees Celsius, recorded at Palam, on June 9, 2014.
Two terrorists shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district Zee News
Security forces killed two terrorists, and recovered arms and ammunition from where they were hiding, after an intense exchange of gunfire in the wee hours of Tuesday morning in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district.
No rift with BJP, all well in NDA: Nitish Kumar Economic Times
Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal-United (JD-U) chief Nitish Kumar on Monday asserted that there was no rift between the JD-U and its ally BJP, adding that all was well in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in the state.
Mumbai: Poor visibility causes flight delays at airport as rains lash city Indian Express
A United Airlines flight arriving from Newark was diverted to Delhi on Monday evening after poor visibility conditions severely disrupted operations at Mumbai international airport. Operations were halted for over an hour at the Mumbai airport, The Indian Express has learnt.
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