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    It has come to notice that some of the taxpayers have not yet completed the linking of PAN with Aadhaar. Therefore, to facilitate the process of linking, it has been decided to further extend the time for linking of Aadhaar with PAN till 31st March,2018: Finance Ministry.

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    Swami Bhaktiprasad, a priest of Swaminarayan Temple was attacked between Kotda and Navalia near Visavdar in Junagadh district of Gujarat. He was rushed to hospital, where his condition is said to be stable. As per the reports, Bhaktiprasad was campaigning for local BJP candidate Kirit Patel. The priest has alleged that the attack was carried out by Congress party workers.

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    If that does not happen, crores of Hindus will make that happen: Tapan Bhowmik added.

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    Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute: Verdict will go in favour of Hindus, if it does not, we will ensure it does. Hindus will do so. After this verdict, our people sitting in Lok Sabha will make rules, pass Bill to build a temple at the same spot: Tapan Bhowmik, BJP.

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    The epicentre of the earthquake that jolted Nepal is located at longitude 86.1812 and latitude 27.7986 in Dolakha.
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    Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred in Nepal at 8:21 am today.

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    Maharashtra: Woman arrested in Palghar’s Boisar for running a brothel, confessed to killing her husband 12 years back and dumping his body in a septic tank. She has been sent to two day police custody

New Delhi, December 8: With the Gujarat assembly elections dates inching closer, the political parties are leaving no stones unturned to woo the voters. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will once again be in Gujarat, landing in the state on the eve of the first-phase polls, to campaign in north and central Gujarat regions for the second phase of the state Assembly elections.

The Gandhi scion will be visiting Chota Udaipur, Ahmedabad, Kheda and Anand districts, regions of the second phase of the elections. Rahul Gandhi will be addressing a public meeting at APMC ground in Pavi Jetpur in Chhota Udepur district on Friday noon.  He will also go to the Mogal Dham Mandir in Ranesar in Ahmedabad district.
Later in the afternoon, he will address a public gathering at the ground opposite Super Gas in Ranesar.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi  will also start campaigning for the second phase of Gujarat Assembly polls. He will address four rallies – two in Ahmedabad, one in Banaskantha and one in Sabarkantha. PM will hold the rallies at Bhabar, Kalol, Vatva and Himatnagar for the remaining 93 seats.

The Uttar Pradesh government will submit a protection and preservation plan for the Taj Mahal in the Supreme Court on Friday after the apex court sought a report on the same. Hearing a plea of an environmentalist seeking the protection of the historical monument from the polluting gases and deforestation in and around the structure, the top court had ordered the demolition of a multi-level car parking being built near the Taj Mahal.