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Murder protests: Protesting over the murder of a head constable of Rajasthan Police, locals from  Dausa district observed a bandh on Tuesday, demanding  the immediate arrest of the
perpetrators.     pti
Rare coins found: A large collection of rare coins minted in the 19th century has been discovered from a 300-year-old Shiva temple in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. The coins are in gold, silver and copper.     pti
Delhi court protest: The Delhi Bar Association will observe a complete strike on Wednesday in protest against an alleged inflation in electricity bills for power supply to chambers in the court complex.     pti
Order protects trees: The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday restrained the Uttar Pradesh government from the felling of trees in the pilgri-mage town of Govardhan in the district of Mathura.     pti
Car accident kills 6: Six pilgrims were on Tuesday killed and three others were injured when they were hit by a jeep in Jodhpur, police said. They were on their way to a temple in Jaisalmer.     pti
Assistance for victims: A proposal to provide financial assistance of Rs 3 lakh for the rehabilitation of victims of rape and acid attacks is likely to come up for discussion on Wednesday before the Maharashtra Cabinet.     pti
First Monorail: Delhi is likely to get its first monorail corridor between Shastri Park and Trilokpuri by 2017 and there is a need to identify more such corridors, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said.     pti
Dailies in Manipur: Newspapers in Manipur  failed to hit the stands for the second consecutive day because of threat to distributors by some “unwanted elements,” media sources said on
Tuesday.  sns
Kashmir quakes: An earthquake of moderate intensity on Tuesday shook Kishtwar and Doda districts of Jammu and Kashmir, triggering panic among the people. The people rushed out of their homes.     pti
Missing trekkers: A reward of Rs 1 lakh has been announced for information on the whereabouts of two French trekkers, who had gone missing in HP on 22 August, the French Embassy said here on Tuesday.     pti
Killed, raped: A woman was allegedly murdered by a group of men and her 25-year-old daughter raped in front of her by one of them in the Jashpur district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Tuesday.     pti
Pak commission: The visit of an eight-member Pakistani Judicial Commission to India to cross-examine witnesses of the Mumbai terror attacks has been delayed by four days due to “non availability of flight”.     pti
Lady officer: The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed for another week the Rajasthan Assembly resolution sentencing a woman police officer to 30-days imprisonment for breach of privilege.     pti
NDFB militants: Two suspected NDFB(S) terrorists were killed in an encounter in the wee hours  on Tuesday with CRPF’s CoBRA commandos in the Chirang district of Assam, according to police sources.     pti
One dead: One person was killed on Tuesday and five others were injured when an autorickshaw collided with a truck near Vanshi Bazar on the Azamgarh-Gorakhpur road, according to sources.     pti
Girl&’s body found: The body of a 19-year-old girl was found on Fulat-Khatili road near Khatoli in Muzaffarnagar, police said today, who suspect that she was stoned to death by some people yesterday.    pti
Constable shot dead: A constable, Kishan Singh (58), was today shot dead by some people allegedly due to old enmity in UP’s Baghpat district, police said. He was posted in the office of SP Ghaziabad as a driver. pti
Minor raped, killed: An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped and killed in Chhitawar in Kiratpur area of Binjor (UP), police said. Her body was found in a field yesterday, with a scarf tied around her neck.     pti
Smoke from flight: The passengers of Chennai-Tuticorin Spicejet flight narrowly escaped this morning after smoke emanated from one of its engines before landing in Tuticorin, airport sources said.    pti