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Farmer dies by suicide outside govt office

Raigarh, August 04 (KMS): A 38-year-old farmer allegedly died by suicide by consuming poison in front of a government office in Chhattisgarh’s Raigarh district, police said. While police said the exact reason behind the extreme step taken by the farmer on Monday would be known after an inquiry into the …

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‘Insulted after public beating by cops’, 37-year-old man dies by suicide

Nagpur, August 04 (KMS):  A 37-year-old man allegedly died by suicide as he felt “insulted” after he was “beaten up by police personnel”, who accused him of making fake calls about an assault in his neighbourhood. The man, Mahesh Raut, apparently took poison some time after midnight, hours after the …

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Feature: Kashmir: New ‘Dystopian’ Order on Passport, Employment Verification Sparks Criticism

Srinagar, August 04 (KMS):  Notably, passport and employment applications have always had to go through the meat grinder of police verification in the past as well and thousands of people whose relatives were militants or had connection with militant outfits were denied clarification. In 2007, as Indian Express reported , around 60, 000 Kashmiri families were on a security blacklist. Many would get reprieve after moving the High Court.

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Ambulance stuck during Indian President’s visit, injured carried on stretcher

Chennai, August 04 (KMS):  After the main road in Rajiv Gandhi Salai and its arterial roads were blocked for the visit of President, Ram Nath Kovind, an injured worker was carried on stretcher by paramedics and motorists. The ambulance in which he was taken from the TIDEL park site where …

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