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Amit Shah (Photo: PTI)

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 Union Home Minister Amit Shah holds roadshow during BJP Rajasthan's 'Parivartan Sankalp Yatra', in Dungarpur.

Former Zimbabwe cricket team captain Heath Streak dies at 49, his wife Nadine confirmed via a social media post on Sunday. "In the early hours of this morning, Sunday the 3rd of September 2023, the greatest love of my life and the father of my beautiful children, was carried to be with the Angels from his home where he wished to spend his last days surrounded by his family and closest loved ones. He was covered in love and peace and did not walk off the Park alone. Our souls are joined for eternity Streaky. Till I hold you again," his wife Nadine Streak wrote on Facebook.

Nuh DC Dhirender Khadgata said ahead of the two-day G20 summit in Delhi, the Sherpa meeting is being organised from September 3 to 7 at the ITC Grand Bharat and Lemon Tree hotels. "The foreign guests will also be introduced to the culture of Haryana. The district administration has issued passes to the hotel staff for security reasons. Passes have also been made for the appointed nodal officers. Section 144 (of the Code of Criminal Procedure) has been imposed around both the hotels. There is also a ban on flying drones in the area" Khadgata added.

North Korea conducted a simulated "tactical nuclear attack" drill on Saturday that included two long-range cruise missiles, state media reported, according to Reuters.
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President Murmu appoints judges in Orissa, Gauhati and Kerala High Courts

President Droupadi Murmu appointed advocate Sibo Sankar Mishra and judicial officer Ananda Chandra Behera as judges of the Orissa High Court and Budi Habung as an additional judge in Gauhati High Court and justice CS Sudha as a Judge in Kerala High Court.

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Congress to hold yatras at district level to mark first anniversary of Bharat Jodo Yatra: Sources

The party is planning to mark in a big way the beginning of the cross-country march that saw Rahul Gandhi, along with several party leaders, traverse over 4,000 kilometres and interact with a cross-section of society.

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Taiwan suspends work, transport and classes as Typhoon Haikui slams into the island

Taiwan suspended flights, rail transport and ferry services along with classes and outdoor events and urged workers to stay home on Sunday as Typhoon Haikui churned across the southern part of the island.

The typhoon made landfall in Taitung county on the Pacific-facing east coast around 3 pm (0700 GMT) Sunday, bringing sustained winds of 155 kph (96 mph) and gusts of 190 kph (120 mph).

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Fake notes of Rs 41 lakh face value seized in Odisha's Sonepur

Fake Indian currency notes of Rs 41.16 lakh face value was seized in Odisha's Sonepur district and one person was arrested, officials said on Sunday.

The fake notes are of Rs 500 denominations, and meet many security features of a genuine note, they said.

The seizures were made from near Ulunda by the Special Task Force (STF) of the state police's Crime Branch, they added.

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Amit Shah reacts on Udhayanidhi Stalin's 'Sanatana Dharma should be eradicated' remark:

Amit Shah at Rajasthan said, INDIA alliance leaders have talked in the context of 'Sanatan dharma' for vote bank, appeasement politics.
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Cyberspace has introduced new battle against illicit financial activities and terrorism, PM says

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an exclusive interview with PTI said Cyberspace has introduced an entirely new dimension to battle against illicit financial activities and terrorism.
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Once seen simply as a large market, India now part of solutions to global challenges, says PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an exclusive interview with PTI said once seen simply as a large market, India now part of solutions to global challenges.

"India's G20 Presidency also sowed seeds of confidence in countries of so-called third world," PM added.

"Many positive impacts have been made by India's G20 Presidency, some 'very close to my heart'. 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas' can also be a guiding principle for the welfare of the world," he said.
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The first Earth-bound manoeuvre of Aditya L1 performed successfully from ISTRAC, Bengaluru, says Isro

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Prime Minister Modi gives an exclusive interview to PTI

Here are the key highlights:
- GDP-centric view of world now changing to human-centric one; India playing role of catalyst
- Many positive impacts from India's G20 Presidency, some 'very close to my heart'
- 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas' can also be guiding principle for welfare of world
- In G20, our words and vision are seen by world as roadmap for future and not merely ideas
- India will be a developed nation by 2047; corruption, casteism and communalism will have no place in our national life
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President Murmu appoints Sibo Sankar Mishra and Ananda Chandra Behera as Judges in Orissa High Court

President Droupadi Murmu has appointed Sibo Sankar Mishra and Ananda Chandra Behera as Judges in Orissa High Court; Budi Habung as an Additional Judge in Gauhati High Court and Justice CS Sudha as a Judge in Kerala High Court: Ministry of Law and Justice.
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G20 Sherpa Meet News Live Update: 23 liaison officers, 19 HCS and four IAS officers have been deputed

The meeting will be held till September 7 and will see the participation of sherpas and delegates from invited countries besides G20 member countries. "Apart from the G20 member countries, sherpas and other delegates from the invited countries will participate in the high-level meeting. For the convenience of the participants, 23 liaison officers -- 19 HCS and four IAS officers -- have been deputed.
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DMK is like a cancer, says Tamil Nadu BJP VP on MK Stalin son's Sanatan Dharma remark

Tamil Nadu BJP vice president Narayanant on state minister Udhayanidhi Stalin's 'Sanatan Dharma should be eradicated' remark said, "For DMK, good things are bad and bad things are good. DMK is a communal party that hops on the vote banks of Muslims and Christians. DMK is like a cancer, it will be treated by the principles of 'Sanatan Dharma'."
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Cong, INDIA alliance members should make their stand clear on Udhayanidhi Stalin's remark: BJP

BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Tamil Nadu Minister Udhayanidhi Stalin's 'Sanatana Dharma should be eradicated' remark, said, "MK Stalin is a strong pillar of INDIA alliance and his son is making such remarks...Congress and other INDIA alliance members should make their stand clear on this...The statement is unfortunate and it should be condemned..."
9:35 AM

Full carcade rehearsal being conducted by Delhi Traffic Police, Visuals from Shanti Van Chowk

9:34 AM

Indian Air Force IL-78 air-to-air refuelling aircraft refuelled aircraft from the Egyptian Air Force

9:32 AM

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma on banning polygamy in the state

A legal committee was formed to check if polygamy can be banned by the state govt or not. Later, we asked the public for their opinion if they had any objections. We received a total of 149 suggestions from the public, out of these, 146 suggestions were in favour of banning polygamy and 3 suggestions were against this. We will now proceed to the next phase of the process, which is to complete the final drafting of the bill in the next 45 days, which will also include the issue of 'love jihad'. I expect that in December, we will be able to table this bill in the State Assembly
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Thousands evacuated, flights cancelled as Taiwan girds for Typhoon Haikui

Domestic flights were cancelled and almost 3,000 people were evacuated as Taiwan girded for the arrival of Typhoon Haikui on Sunday, which is expected to bring torrential rain and strong winds to the island's south and east. Haikui is forecast to make landfall in the mountainous and sparsely populated far southeast of Taiwan late Sunday afternoon, with counties and cities in the east and south cancelling classes and declaring a day off for workers.
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Hotels in the national capital gear up for the upcoming G20 summit

First Published: Sep 03 2023 | 06:28 AM IST

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