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Uttarakhand: 60 people rescued from waterlogged Udham Singh Nagar – World News Network

The State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) rescued as many as sixty people trapped in their houses after heavy rainfall caused waterlogging and disrupted normal life in the state's Udham Singh Nagar, said officials on Wednesday.

Schoolgirls in J-K’s Budgam learn martial arts for self defence  – World News Network

In a move to empower and protect schoolgirls in the Budgam district, martial arts training is being provided to them.

New Delhi: Ahead of G20 meeting Carcade rehearsal leads to traffic congestion  – World News Network

Ahead of the G20 meeting scheduled to begin next month in the national capital under India’s presidency, Special arrangements for carcade rehearsal triggers traffic congestion on some roads, Delhi Traffic police said.

“Anti-farmer”: Maharashtra Congress Chief on Centre imposing 40 per cent duty on onion exports – World News Network

Recently, the Central government imposed a 40 per cent export duty on the kitchen staple which prompted onion farmers in the state to stage a protest in Maharashtra’s Nashik district on Monday.

UP: Teacher’s union upset over govt’s order directing schools to remain open in evening for Chandrayaan’s live telecast – World News Network

Uttar Pradesh Teacher's Union on Wednesday expressed resentment over the government's order directing schools to remain open in the evening for the live telecating of India's luner mission, Chandrayaan 3, an official said. 

NEET row: ‘DMK is responsible’ says Tamil Nadu BJP chief Annamalai over suicide by aspirants – World News Network

"DMK is playing politics over NEET. Till now, 18 students have committed suicide over NEET. It is purely DMK that is responsible. That is why I've urged that Tamil Nadu police should invoke abetment to suicide sections against MK Stalin and Udhayanidhi Stalin and book an FIR against them,” Annamalai told ANI. 

 Extreme rainfall forecast for Himachal Pradesh – World News Network

Amid heavy rainfall in Himachal Pradesh, vehicle movements have been stopped at Chakki mod near Parwanoo for safety reasons, State traffic police informed on Wednesday.

Madras HC to examine acquittal of two DMK ministers in disproportionate assets cases – World News Network

The Madras High Court has taken up suo moto revision of orders acquitting Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) minister KKSSR Ramachandran and Thangam Thennarasu in separate disproportionate assets cases.

Odisha Human Rights Commission seeks report from DGP in woman home guard torture incident – World News Network

In a written complaint to DG Home Guard on August 13, the victim accused the senior officer’s wife of verbally abusing her and beating her if she failed to perform her job properly.