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BJP on paddy MSP: The BJP urged the Centre in New Delhito review its plan to hike MSP of paddy by a meagre Rs 60 per quintal, saying such an amount “cannot even buy a litre of petrol”on Tuesday.  SNS
Charge-sheet filed: Almost two months since Pakistani prisoner died after being attacked in a prison, police have filed a charge-sheet against an inmate in a local court in Jammu on Tuesday. PTI
Advani praises Patel: BJP leader L K Advani in New Delhi on Tuesday praised the country’s first home minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel for integrating Hyderabad into the Indian Union through the use of force. SNS
Journalist detained: A German woman journalist and her colleague have been detained for trying to proceed to Idinthakarai, the hub of protests against KNPP, and record the views of  locals, police said. pti
Unjust raid: A senior IAS officer from MP filed a complaint at the MP Nagar police station on Tuesday demanding registration of an FIR against IT department officials for allegedly carrying out raids against him. pti
Soldiers’ graveyard: A two-day Indo-Bangla district collector level meeting will begin tomorrow to discuss identification of cemeteries of the soldiers of the 1971 Bangladesh liberation war, sources said on Tuesday. pti
Warrants: A city court on Tuesday held in abeyance non-bailable warrants against the Editor and the Printer-Publisher of a leading English daily for a defamation case filed by the state govt. pti
Maoist violence: Sustained intelligence based anti-extremist operations led to decline in Maoist violence to the tune of 57 per cent in Andhra in the past six months, a top police officer said here on Tuesday. pti
Sooraj walks free: Three weeks after his arrest in the Jiah Khan suicide case, Suraj Pancholi, son of Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi, was released from prison today after  Bombay High Court granted him bail. pti
CITU slams govt: CITU general secretary said the government had doubled the price of domestic natural gas overruling objections from almost all quarters of society in New Delhi on Tuesday. SNS
JD-U withdraws plea: The Janata Dal-United has withdrawn its application, seeking termination of membership of its three rebel Lok Sabha members under the anti-defection law in Patna on Tuesday. pti
Robbers kill, loot:
Armed robbers shot dead a bank manager and wounded two others before looting money from a vehicle carrying cash of a nationalised bank in Bihar’s Sitamarhi district on Tuesday. pti
Adarsh society plea: Refusing to transfer a plea by the Adarsh society, Bombay High Court on Tuesday said environment violation cannot be dealt separately from other allegations against the society. pti
AP ‘breakthrough’: AP police on Tuesday claimed a “breakthrough” in the 21 February Dilsukhnagar twin bomb blasts case here and said in Hyderabad they were close to nabbing the accused with NIA&’s help. pti
Fraud caller held: A college student, Sunkari Sai Charan Teja, who allegedly made ransom calls to families of three missing Uttarakhand flood victims was arrested in Hyderabad on Tuesday,  police said. pti