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Delhi polls result: AAP's landslide victory in Delhi decimates BJP and Cong

New Delhi: In a sweeping victory, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday decimated BJP and Congress by recorded a landslide victory

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Bihar: Nitish Kumar escalates standoff in ruling JD(U) against Manjhi

Patna: Nitish Kumar Monday escalated the stand- off in the ruling JD (U) in Bihar by threatening to take the battle to the President if his

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Black money: Kejriwal slams Cong, BJP; wants tough action against bank

New Delhi: Taking note of the names of account holders in Swiss Bank, which were published by an English daily on Monday, AAP chief Arvind

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Bihar power struggle: Nitish to stake claim, Manjhi wants trial of strength

Patna / New Delhi: The power struggle in Bihar JD(U) appeared headed for a fullfledged confrontation in the assembly as Nitish Kumar prepared

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'Aberrations' do not alter India's history of tolerance: Senior Union ministers

New Delhi: Reacting cautiously to US President Barack Obama's concern about religious "intolerance" in India, government today said any

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Delhi polls fever reaches crescendo: All's not well with BJP

New Delhi: As the intense and bitter political campaign for the Delhi Assembly elections drew to a close on Thursday evening, the focus for

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Saradha scam: Trinamool Congress leader Srinjoy Bose steps down as MP

Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee on Thursday suffered an unexpected blow as Srinjoy Bose, Trinamool Congress' Rajya Sabha MP, resigned

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Delhi polls: Campaign for Delhi assembly polls ends; polls on Feb 7

New Delhi: Curtains came down on the high-decibel campaign in one of the most-fiercely contested Assembly elections in Delhi where

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India, France can find solution to nuke liability, says Laurent Fabius

New Delhi: India and France can reach an understanding on the vexed issue of civil nuclear liability in the same manner as Prime Minister

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Saradha scam: Anil Goswami sacked for alleged bid to stall Matang Sinh’s arrest

New Delhi: Home Secretary Anil Goswami was tonight removed from the post in the wake of controversy over his alleged attempt to stall the

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Delhi polls: Delhi HC refuses to strike off Kejriwal's name from electoral roll

New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to strike off AAP Chief Arvind Kerjiwal's name from the electoral rolls after the Election

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Hike n-power capacity three-fold in 10 years, target set by PMO

New Delhi: Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama announced a “breakthrough understanding”

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VVIP Chopperdeal: ED summons to two Italians to be served through MHA

New Delhi: Enforcement Directorate (ED) Monday informed a Delhi court that summons issued to two Italian nationals, chargesheeted

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Bedi on Indira Gandhi's car: Sub-inspector under me had towed it

New Delhi: It has long been presumed that Kiran Bedi had towed away late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's car in 1982 when she was in-charge

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Over 1,800 air purifiers purchased by US Embassy before Obama's visit

New Delhi: Ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India in January, the US Embassy purchased air purifiers keeping in mind the

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Delhi polls: Kejriwal’s candidature in question, HC to decide on Feb 4

New Delhi: Delhi High Court Monday sought the response of AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Congress candidate Kiran Walia’s plea

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Delhi Polls: Poll campaign at its peak; PM, Shah, Sonia, Kejriwal at rallies

New Delhi: With just four days left for it to end, the high octane campaigning in Delhi Assembly polls reached its crescendo as Prime Minister

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Ordinances issue: Govt has no desire to issue ordinances, says Venkaiah

Hyderabad: Faced with criticism over the government issuing several ordinances, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu Sunday said the government

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Indian Space scientists working on new breakthroughs: Dr. Jitendra Singh

Chandigarh: The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO,

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Communal clash in Gandhinagar: Two communities clash, 15 cops injured

Ahemedabad: Fifteen policemen were injured in a clash that erupted between two communities in Adalaj area near Gandhinagar, prompting

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Successful test-firing of Agni-V: President of India congratulates DRDO

New Delhi: The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee congratulated DRDO on the successful test-firing of the third developmental

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Delhi polls: BJP a clean govt, AAP a 'backstabber', says Modi

New Delhi: In a hard-hitting attack on the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called it "backstabber"

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Sujatha Singh: PMO wanted to have no reference of PM Modi in her letter

New Delhi: Former Foreign Secretary, Sujatha Singh, whose tenure was abruptly curtailed said her early retirement was rejected as

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DMK chief Karuna: Modi's "silence" on Hindutva statements shocking

Chennai: Coming down on what he termed were increasing instances of right-wing leaders and some central ministers making

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Salman hit and run case: court asks police to record statements of RTO

Mumbai: The sessions court today directed the Mumbai police to record the statements of three additional witnesses in connection with

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Delhi polls: AAP vs BJP gets volatile, Bedi approaches police against Vishwas

New Delhi: BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi today filed a police complaint against AAP's Kumar Viswas accusing him of making

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Jaishankar is new foreign secretary; replaces Sujatha Singh

New Delhi: S Jaishankar, India's envoy to the US, was appointed the new foreign secretary on Wednesday night replacing Sujatha Singh

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'Mann ki Baat': Obama, Modi stays clear of 'hard issues', focuses on social concerns

New Delhi: A special radio programme featuring US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was aired tonight, devoid

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Prez Barack Obama quotes SRK's 'Senorita' dialogue

New Delhi: US President Barack Obama charmed everyone by quoting Shah Rukh Khan's famous line 'Senorita, bade bade deshon mein...'

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Delhi polls: Rahul Gandhi sets campaign trail, holds roadshow

New Delhi: Hitting the campaign trail, Rahul Gandhi Wednesday held a road show in south Delhi during which he asserted that Congress

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Coal Scam: Manmohan Singh denies favouring Hindalco in coal block allocation

New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has told CBI that Hindalco was not favoured in any manner in the allocation of Talabira-II coal

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India – US Nuclear deal figures in Obama-Sonia meeting

New Delhi: The issue of operationalising the bilateral landmark civil nuclear deal and cooperation in multiple sectors between India and US

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Legendary cartoonist RK Laxman passes away at 93 in Pune

Pune: Renowned cartoonist RK Laxman died at a private hospital in Pune at the age of 93 on Monday after suffering a cardiac arrest

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Prez Mukherjee on R-Day eve: Ordinance route 'breaches' trust of people

New Delhi: After cautioning the Government against taking the ordinance route, President Pranab Mukherjee did some plain speaking, saying

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Padma Vibhushan award: Ramdev, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar declines award

New Delhi/Bangalore: Yoga guru Ramdev and spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar have declined any Padma award for them reportedly being

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Tharoor accuses Modi of ''silence'' on conversion, questions foreign invest

Jaipur: Attacked by detractors within the party of praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor Friday accused

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Awards for BJP loyalists; Ramdev, Sri Sri, Advani, Bachchan to receive Padma awards

New Delhi: Spiritual gurus and BJP sympathisers Baba Ramdev and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, actors Amitabh Bachchan and Rajinikanth, BJP

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Delhi assembly polls: BJP's Plan Bedi is actually Plan B

New Delhi: You may not have noticed in the noise of Kiran Bedi’s arrival and the indignant protest against it, but Delhi BJP has just had a course

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Delhi Polls: Kiran Bedi's CM candidature opposed by lawyer’s body

New Delhi: Lawyers of all six district courts in the national capital Wednesday condemned BJP's decision to nominate former IPS officer

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Delhi court discharges Cong prez Sonia's aide V George in DA case

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi's close aide Vincent George was Wednesday discharged by a court here following the Delhi High

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BJP CM candidate Bedi says going to be only a caretaker of Krishna Nagar

New Delhi: BJP chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi Tuesday tried to cash in on the popularity of Harsh Vardhan as she hit the campaign

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Bureaucratic reshuffle: Maharashtra govt transfers 11 IAS officers

Mumbai: Continuing its bureaucratic reshuffle, the Maharashtra Government Tuesday transferred 11 IAS officials. While Harshadeep Kamble

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Sunanda Pushkar murder case: Cong MP Tharoor questioned by Delhi cops

New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor was tonight questioned by police in connection with his wife Sunanda Pushkar's mysterious

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RTI plea: CIC issues notice to Sonia for not responding to RTI plea

New Delhi: The Central Information Commission (CIC) has issued another notice to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi asking her to explain

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Delhi Assembly Pools: Free-hold rights in resettlement colonies, says AAP

New Delhi: After the BJP-led government at the Centre came up with an ordinance to regularise nearly 900 unauthourised colonies in Delhi

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Kiran Bedi joins BJP; Kejriwal "happy for her", Cong "gross political opportunism"

New Delhi: Former top cop Kiran Bedi joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi,

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J&K Gov. formation: PDP turns down support offer; NC slams it

Srinagar: PDP Wednesday virtually turned down the offer of support from its arch rival National Conference for government formation,

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USAID and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation partner with Min of Urban Develop

New Delhi: The Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) has partnered with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

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More than 100 bodies recovered from Ganga river in UP

Unnao, UP: Curiosity is brewing with recovery of 50 more bodies from river Ganga in Unnao on Wednesday, taking the number of such

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Delhi Assembly polls: Former AAP leader Shazia Ilmi to campaign for BJP

New Delhi: Former Aam Aadmi Party leader Shazia Ilmi took to Twitter on Wednesday to dispel speculations about her contesting upcoming

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J&K Gov. formation: NC writes to Governor informing about support to PDP

Srinagar: In a new political twist in Jammu and Kashmir, National Conference today formally offered support to PDP in a letter to Governor

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Bengal BJP leader wants Hindu women to have 5 kids; protect Hinduism

Suri, WB: A BJP leader in West Bengal has gone a step ahead of controversial party MP Sakshi Maharaj, asking Hindu women to bear five

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Delhi Assembly elections: Election on Feb 7, counting on Feb 10, says EC

New Delhi: With the Election Commission of India announcing, Monday, dates for Assembly Election in Delhi, the stage is set for another

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Asaram Bapu's Surat rape case: Witness from the case shot dead

Muzaffarnagar: A witness in the Asaram Bapu's Surat rape case, 35-year-old Akhil Gupta, was shot dead by unidentified assailants on Jansath

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Press Information Bureau launches Webpage on Swami Vivekananda

New Delhi: The Press Information Bureau today launched a webpage to mark the 152nd Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda

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Vibrant Gujarat Summit: Corporates sign 21,000 MoUs to invest Rs 25 lakh cr

Gandhinagar: Corporates from India and abroad pledged to invest an astonishing Rs 25 lakh crore and signed 21,000 MoUs at the

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VGS: Modi promises easy buss; CEOs announce big investments

Gandhinagar: Big corporates -- including Ambanis, Adanis and Birlas as also Suzuki and Rio Tinto from abroad -- Sunday committed

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Cross-border firing: J&K Governor visits relief camps of border resident

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra Sunday visited relief camps of border dwellers who were uprooted by the cross-border

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John Kerry in India, to develop Indo - US trade ties ahead of Obama visit

Ahmedabad: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in India to attend an international investment conference and push trade ties with the

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PM's bilateral engagements on the sidelines of the Vibrant Gujarat summit

Gandhinagar: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today met the Prime Minister of Bhutan Mr. Tshering Tobgay, on the sidelines of the

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Sunanda Pushkar case: Pak journalist to be quiz by Delhi Police

New Delhi: Delhi Police, which has registered a case of murder in the death of Sunanda Pushkar, is planning to question Mehr Tarar,

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J&K gov. formation: Governor's rule possible under shadow of political deadlock

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday appeared hurtling towards a spell of Governor's rule with incumbent NN Vohra sending

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IT case withdrawn: Jayalalithaa discharged from 18-year-old tax case

Chennai: In a relief to AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa, a court here Thursday discharged her from an 18-year old income tax return case,

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U.S. Consulate General Mumbai: Secretary Kerry Travel to India

Washington, D.C.:  U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Ahmedabad, India, on January 10, 2015, to attend the Vibrant Gujarat

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Sunanda Pushkar was murdered, AIIMS inform her death not natural

New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, found dead in mysterious circumstances here in January

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Pak continues cross border firing, over 7,000 evacuated from villages

Jammu: Over 7,000 people residing along the border in Samba and Kathua districts have been evacuated to safe places after Pakistani side resorted

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Nitin Gadkari launches web portal for online approval of Heavy Transport

New Delhi: Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping, Shri Nitin Gadkari today launched here a web portal

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Economist Panagariya to be Vice Chairman of Modi’s NITI Aayog body

New Delhi: Eminent free market economist Arvind Panagariya has been appointed to run Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new Policy

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Pakistani maritime security agency captures 12 Indian fishermen

Ahmedabad: The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (MSA) apprehended 12 Indian fishermen and seized their two boats near

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Security stepped up at Airports; intelligence agencies raise Hijack Alert

New Delhi: Security around the country's airports has been stepped up and all anti-hijacking measures put in place after intelligence agencies

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Mamata's nephew Abhishek Banerjee slapped at a public meeting

Kolkata: An unidentified youth slapped Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee, the nephew of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata

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PM Modi's remarks at Gyan Sangam - the Bankers' Retreat in Pune

Pune: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today called upon India`s banking sector to establish banks which rank among the top

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65 yrs old Planning Commission replaced by NITI Aayog; PM to head new body

New Delhi: The 65-year-old Planning Commission was Thursday replaced by a new body, NITI Aayog, that will be headed by the Prime Minister

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AAP takes security measures to avert attacks on Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi: In order to avert attacks on AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, the party has taken several steps, including placing its volunteers

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Union Home Min launches Delhi Police’ women’s safety mobile app

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh launched the women’s safety mobile application ‘Himmat’ of the Delhi Police

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Retaliatory BSF firing after one jawan dies: Four Pakistani rangers killed

Jammu/New Delhi: Four Pakistani rangers were killed in BSF's strong retaliaton after a jawan of the force lost his life in heavy firing from the

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J&K gov formation: BJP awaits formal initiation of dialogue with PDP

New Delhi: With positive signs emerging from the PDP over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP on Wednesday said it is

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Sohrabuddin case: huge relief for Amit Shah, CBI court gives clean chit

Mumbai: In a huge relief to BJP president Amit Shah, a special CBI court in Mumbai on Tuesday discharged him from Sohrabuddin Sheikh and

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Pak violates ceasefire along LoC; 5th ceasefire violation in past one week

Jammu: An Army jawan was injured on Tuesday as Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the LoC in Pallanwala sector of Jammu

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NIA providing assistance to police in Bangalore blast case

Bengaluru: National Investigation Agency Tuesday said it will provide "all possible" assistance to police which is probing the explosion outside

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PDP considering tie up with NC, Cong. an option to form gov

Srinagar: The PDP on Monday came out with the idea of a "grand alliance" with its arch rival National Conference (NC) and the Congress to form

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Gov. nods to ordinance making major changes in Land Acquisition Act

New Delhi: Government on Monday recommended promulgation of an ordinance making significant changes in the Land Acquisition Act

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PM Modi to introduce SMART Police Stations in each State

New Delhi: The Prime Minister of India had introduced the concept of SMART Police (S-Sensitive and Strict; M-Modern with mobility;

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Congress celebrates its 130th Foundation Day at AICC headquarter

New Delhi: Congress party celebrated its 130th Foundation Day at the All India Congress Committee headquarters, in the backdrop

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Militant attack in Assam: Death toll rises to 78, NIA to probe killing

Guwahati: Fresh incidents of violence were reported in Kokrajhar district this morning in the aftermath of Tuesday's killing of adivasis

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Modi rules out privatisation of Railways, “can change face of country"

Varanasi: Prime Minister Modi Thursday ruled out privatisation of Railways and said that people must not be wary of foreign and private

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Suit filed against controversial Godse's film, Pune court to hear on Friday

Pune: A civil suit has been filed in a Pune court against Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Mahasabha seeking a ban on its forthcoming film 'Desh Bhakt

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Madan Mohan Malviya to be honoured with Bharat Ratna

New Delhi: The President's Office on Wednesday announced the Bharat Ratna award to Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya (posthumously)

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Bodo militant attack in Assam kills 68 people; Rajnath visits Guwahati

Tezpur: Home Minister Rajnath Singh has reached Guwahati to take stock of the situation arising out of violence in Assam in which

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PDP ahead in hung J&K with 28 seats; BJP to form govt in J'khand

Srinagar: The PDP on Tuesday emerged as the single largest party closely followed by the BJP in the second spot in the Jammu and Kashmir

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Mohan Bhagwat's remarks on conversions 'reckless', says CPI

New Delhi: Terming RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat's recent remarks that conversions will continue to take place in the country as "reckless", CPI

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IS twitter handler case: Police seek third party help in the probe

Bengluru: Investigators are taking third party assistance in examining tweets posted by the alleged handler of pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter

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Sonia admitted, will remain under observation: doctors

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who has been hospitalised for lower respiratory tract infection, is feeling better but

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Tax reform: To pave way for single tax regime, GST Bill introduced in LS

New Delhi: Aimed at creating a single tax for goods and services across the country, government on Friday introduced the long-pending

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RS fails to transact business for fourth day; Oppn demand reply from PM

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha failed to transact any business for the fourth straight day on Thursday as opposition kept demanding a reply

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Peshawar school attack: India strongly condemned the barbaric attack

New Delhi: India on Tuesday strongly condemned the barbaric attack on a school in Peshawar in which at least 124 children were killed,

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Coal scam: Record Manmohan Singh's statement Court tells CBI

New Delhi: A Special Court on Tuesday ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to further investigate the coal scam case

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Good governance day circular for schools on X'mas day kicks up row

New Delhi: The Union HRD Ministry was on Monday at the centre of a controversy over a circular by Navodya Vidyalaya Samiti(NVS) asking

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No power can separate Mumbai from Maharashtra, says CM Fadnavis

Nagpur: Asserting that Mumbai will never be separated from Maharashtra, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said his suggestion

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2G scam: SC allows new CBI chief to take over the probe

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday permitted newly-appointed CBI director Anil Sinha to take over the probe into 2G cases.

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Pro-IS ShamiWitness twitter account, police intensifies the probe

Bengaluru: Intensifying its probe, Police are looking into all links of alleged handler of Pro-Islamic State Twitter account Mehdi Masroor Biswas

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Assembly polls in J-k: Overall 49 per cent voter turnout in fourth phase

Srinagar: Only a few quarters within the eight segments of Srinagar could keep the trend of turning up in large numbers to vote that had

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4th phase of Jharkhand polls: 61 per cent voter turnout

Ranchi: Polling in 15 constituencies of the state today ended with 61.08% electorate exercising their franchise in the penultimate phase

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Pass Bill against child labour; "won't forgive" MPs if they fail, says Satyarthi

New Delhi: Making a strong pitch for passage of a pending legislation against child labour, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi said on Sunday

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Modi urges youth to reject drugs; links drug money and terror

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday spoke against drug abuse and said the money used to buy drugs could be funding

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Modi asks people to punish offenders; attacks, Cong, NC

Kathua, J-K: Projecting BJP as a fresh option in Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Modi Saturday said Congress "sneaks" into every

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Crucial fourth week of winter session, Parl to take up Insurance Bill

New Delhi: The current Winter session of Parliament is set for a record performance  in transaction of legislative business.

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Saradha scam: Bengal Transport Min. Madan Mitra arrested by CBI

Kolkata: In a major blow to Trinamool Congress, West Bengal State Transport Minister Madan Mitra has been arrested by CBI in connection

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BJP leader regrets praising Nathuram Godse after protest

New Delhi: Following the latest BJP trend of commenting on controversial issues and then regretting or apologizing for what

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Maha CM Fadnavis announces Rs 7,000 cr relief fund for drought-hit areas

Nagpur: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday pledged to make Maharashtra drought free by year 2019, while declaring a

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Law on Conversions cause uproar in parliament; Gov. under attack

New Delhi: The government on Thursday said that it was committed to maintain communal harmony in the country and suggested that

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Uber case awakens authorities; Crackdown on Cab Services, 68 Taxis seized

Hyderabad: The Telangana transport department which started a crackdown on taxi/cab services operating ‘illegally’ in Hyderabad

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To secure women safety, police to deploy drones to patrol city streets

New Delhi: In a first of its kind project in the country, mini drones fitted with night vision cameras will be used to patrol the streets of the national

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Strengthen hands of Omar for steering the state towards development: Rana to voters

Nagrota, J-K: Seeking votes for his party, National Conference senior leader Devender Singh Rana Thursday urged electors

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Decriminalise attempt to suicide; 18 States, 4 UTs favour Centre's decision

New Delhi: The 309 section of IPC, which criminalises attempt to commit suicide, will be deleted from the Indian penal Code based on the

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Left parties stages demonstration against BJP-led NDA govt.

Bhubaneshwar: Accusing the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre of pursuing anti-people policies, five Left Parties staged a demonstration

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Creation of five posts of Add Solicitors General of India in the High Courts

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today gave its approval for creation of five posts

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Ananth Kumar invites suggestions on good practices in fertilizer industry

New Delhi: Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Shri Ananth Kumar invited suggestions and ideas on Good practices and processes

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3rd phase Assembly polls: 58 per cent voter turnout in J-K

Srinagar: Unfazed by the recent militant attacks, a 58 per cent voter turnout was recorded in the third phase of the Assembly polls

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Jharkhand Assembly polls: Nearly 60 per cent polling in 14 out of 17 seats

Ranchi: Nearly 60 per cent of polling has been recorded in 14 of the 17 Assembly constituencies spread across eight districts of Jharkhand

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Envoys of five nations present credentials to President of India

New Delhi: Envoys of Serbia, Egypt, Hungary, Kazakhstan and Bangladesh presented their credentials to the President of India,

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Web-based taxi services to be stopped in States, UTs says Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Condemning the rape of a young executive in a cab in the national capital, the Centre on Tuesday asked all states and Union

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Uber cab rape case: Uber CEO issues statement on Delhi Rape

New Delhi: After the horrifying Uber cab rape case in Delhi, the CEO of the company Travis Kalanick issued a statement: "What happened over

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Modi promises development in Kashmir, asks for “one chance”

Srinagar: Telling people of Kashmir that he wanted to share their pain and anguish, PM Modi on Monday sought “one chance” for the BJP

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Oppn slams Sushma Swaraj’s suggestion on Gita; Cong remains silent

New Delhi: NCP and Samajwadi Party slammed Union Minister and BJP leader Sushma Swaraj’s suggestion to declare Bhagwad Gita as a national

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Planning Commission: States must have greater role in new Plan body, says PM

New Delhi: A meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the future of the Planning Commission on Sunday saw most chief

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Uri army camp attack; Enough evidence to show LeT, Pak hand in attack

Srinagar: The Army on Sunday said it had enough evidence to show that the six terrorists who carried out the attack on an Army camp

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Plan panel: Cong attacks Modi on move to revamp plan panel

New Delhi: Congress Sunday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Modi alleging that the government's plans of a "political burial"

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Modi to meet CMs; discuss structure of new Plan panel, replacing Planning Comm.

New Delhi: Prime Minister Modi will meet Chief Ministers tomorrow to discuss the structure, scope and role of the new body

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Smriti Irani inaugurates two-day workshop on skills in higher education

New Delhi: The Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Smt Smriti Irani emphasized the need to develop skills in Higher Education

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120 Special teams start working on Ganga, Yamuna and Ramganga

New Delhi: Special teams set up by the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvination have started submitting their

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Militants attacked Kashmir Valley, storm Army camp, kill 11

Srinagar: Ahead of Prime Minister Modi's poll rally, Kashmir Valley was Friday attacked by militants from across the border who stormed

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Maha Assly: Shiv Sena – BJP alliance, 5 each from Sena, BJP sworn-in

Mumbai: The BJP and Shiv Sena on Friday displayed their united colours of saffron with 20 ministers taking the oath of office at the simple

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India willing to help stop terror, asks Pak to stop aiding militants

Rajouri: India on Friday hit out at Pakistan over the multiple terror attacks in Kashmir Valley, asking it to stop these activities directed

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Humanitarian aid to Maldives from India; 5 aircrafts, vessel transport water

New Delhi: In a swift response to the ‘National Crisis’ faced by the Maldives, following the shutting down the desalination plants in a fire incident

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BJP-Shiv Sena reunite, to run Maharahstra government together

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena and BJP are back as allies in Maharashtra. 12 Sena leaders will be inducted into the Maharashtra Cabinet on Friday.

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Sadhvi issue: PM disapproves of Sadhvi's remarks but Opp wants her removal

New Delhi: Breaking his silence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today strongly disapproved of the controversial comments

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Justice VR Krishna Iyer passed away at age of 100

Kochi: Former Supreme Court judge VR Krishna Iyer passed away on Thursday at the age of 100 in a private hospital in Kochi, Kerala.

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Thackeray's will was updated many times between 1997 to 2011, says lawyer

Mumbai: A witness on Thursday stated before the Bombay High Court that Shiv Sena founder, the late Bal Thackeray had amended

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Measures by Gov on problem of sexual harassment of women at workplace

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Women and Child Development had issued advisories to all State/UT Government on 23rd Dec

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Sadhvi issue: Oppn stalls RS proceedings for second day

New Delhi: A united Opposition today cornered the government in the Rajya Sabha and created pandemonium demanding

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Saradha chit fund: Different voices in govt over Saradha-terror link probe

New Delhi: Government today appeared to speak in different voices with a minister telling Parliament that probe has so far not revealed

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National Awards for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities

New Delhi: The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the National Awards for the Empowerment of Persons

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Sharad Pawar hospitalised after fall at residence, sustained leg injury

Mumbai: NCP chief Sharad Pawar was today admitted to a hospital here after he sustained leg injury from a fall at his Delhi residence.

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Prez receives coffee table book “Remembering Baba-Dr Rajendra Prasad”

New Delhi: The President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee received the first copy of a coffee table book “Remembering Baba – Dr Rajendra

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India Japan joint working group for Info. & Comm. Tech. begins

New Delhi: The Minister for Communication and Information Technology, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that there is a need for

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Early diagnosis and treatment of disorders in children with special abilities

New Delhi: The Government is committed to prevention, early diagnosis and timely and appropriate treatment of disorders in children

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PM Modi disapproves of Sadhvi Niranjan's controversial remarks

New Delhi: Prime Minister Modi today disapproved of the controversial remarks by Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, saying such

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J-K assembly polls: 72 per cent voter turnout in 2nd phase

Srinagar/Jammu (Dec. 02, 2014): In a rerun of record polling in the first phase, a 72 per cent voter turnout was registered in the second

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Shiv Sena to join Fadnavis govt, accepts offer of 5 cabinet & 7 mins of state rank posts

Mumbai: After long discussions the stage is set for cabinet expansion in Maharashtra on Friday, after Shiv Sena agreed to join the Bharatiya

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Cong to claim LoP's post if Sena – BJP alliance is formed in Maha

Mumbai: Amid indications that Shiv Sena could join the BJP government in Maharashtra, MPCC leader Manikrao Thakre today said his party

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Insurance Bill: Congress likely to support the bill in RS

New Delhi: Government is likely to get a favourable view from a Parliamentary panel scrutinising the Insurance Bill that proposes raising foreign

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4 Top secret files linked to Netaji; PMO refused to make public

New Delhi: Minister of State for Food Processing Industries Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti has sparked off a controversy by claiming that

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Former Maharashtra CM A R Antulay passes away at 85 in Mumbai

Mumbai: Former Union minister and Maharashtra's first Muslim chief minister, Abdul Rehman Antulay, died today after a prolonged illness

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DRDO successfully test-fired Nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-IV

Odisha: India today successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV, with a strike range of about 4000 km, from

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Shiv Sena-BJP power sharing talks to continue; closing in to sealing a deal

Mumbai: Shiv Sena and BJP’s talk over power sharing will continue today amid indications that the two estranged allies were close

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Maoist ambush in Chintagufa; 13 CRPF personnel killed in encounter

Raipur: The CRPF suffered its biggest casualty this year as 13 of its personnel were killed in a Maoist ambush on Monday afternoon in Chintagufa

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4 Top secret files linked to Netaji; PMO refused to make public

New Delhi: Towing the UPA line, the NDA government has also refused to make public classified files on the mysterious disappearance

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Modi inaugurates Nagaland Hornbill Festival and Nagaland Statehood Day

Kisama: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the Hornbill Festival and Nagaland Statehood Day celebrations

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BJP spending huge on campaign: Cong comments 'Bharatiya Vigayapan Party'

Jammu: Accusing BJP of spending "unexpectedly huge amount" for campaigning during Jammu and Kashmir elections, Congress today

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Trinamool hits back at BJP; says Amit Shah’s name in Sahara group ‘diary’

New Delhi: A day after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah targeted Trinamool Congress in Kolkata, Mamata Banerjee’s party

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President of India presents Niryat Shree and Niryat Bandhu Awards

New Delhi: The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the Niryat Shree and Niryat Bandhu Awards instituted

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Rajnath lauds BSF for giving a befitting reply to Pak’s ceasefire violations

New Delhi: The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh has lauded the role of Border Security Force (BSF) as the first line of defence for the country.

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Land swapping deal with B'desh; permanent solution to stop infiltration

Guwahati: Prime Minister Modi today said all roads used for infiltration from Bangladesh to Assam will be plugged and the Centre will

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Burdwan blast: Mamata creating hurdles in NIA probe, says Shah

Kolkata: Accusing Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of putting hurdles in the NIA probe into the Burdwan blast, BJP president Amit Shah today

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Maharashtra youth reveals journey into terrorism after return

Mumbai: The four youth from Maharashtra who had been radicalized on the internet before leaving for the ISIS were being monitored on a

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Gov will not allow any terrorist organization to get a foothold in India, says Rajnath

Guwahati: The Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh said that the government will not allow any terrorist organization in the world to get

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Poll expenses: EC issues notices to 20 parties for failure to file expenses

New Delhi: Election Commission (EC) today issued showcause notices to 20 political parties including Congress, BJP and Aam Aadmi

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Launch of Tourist Visa on Arrival Enabled with Electronic Travel Authorization Scheme

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh, along with Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (I/C), Tourism & Culture and Minister

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Teenage girls found hanging committed suicide, says CBI

New Delhi: Two teenage girls found hanged in May took their own lives and were not raped or murdered, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)

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26/11: PM salutes the bravery of security personnel who laid down their lives

Kathmandu: The Prime Minister  Narendra Modi, saluted the security personnel who laid down their lives protecting others during

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Black money: 427 foreign bank account holders identified, says Jaitley

New Delhi: Identity of 427 account holders abroad has been established and 250 of them have admitted to having accounts, Finance

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Assembly polls: Record turnout in J&K, high polling in Jharkhand

Ranchi/Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday registered a record 71.28% turnout in the first phase of incident-free Assembly elections

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Crimes against women and children in Delhi and NCR

New Delhi: As per information provided by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) there has been rise in number of registered cases

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Uproar in Parliament; 100 days are over, where is black money

New Delhi: Uproar marked the first working day of Parliament with opposition alleging that nothing had been done to implement BJP's

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11th International Inter-ministerial Conference on Population and Develop.

New Delhi: Shri J P Nadda, Minister of Health & Family Welfare inaugurated the 11th International Inter-ministerial Conference on Population

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Parliament's Winter Session: List of Bills on Government's Agenda

New Delhi: The BJP government lead by Narendra Modi, which has promised big reforms in its first budget, is looking to push the Insurance Bill

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Ex-Union Min and Senior Congress leader Murli Deora passes away

Mumbai: Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Murli Deora passed away here on Monday morning after a prolonged illness.

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Coastal security network must ensure zero tolerance to error: Parrikar

Gurgaon: The Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar today inaugurated the Indian Navy and Coast Guard’s joint operations facility

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Government to start Jal Gram scheme in every district says Uma Bharti

New Delhi: This centre will start Jal Gram (Water Village) scheme next year. Announcing this today Union Minister for Water

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National Cadet Corps (NCC) celebrates 66th anniversary

New Delhi: National Cadet Corps (NCC), the largest uniformed youth organisation in the world, raised in 1948, is celebrating its 66th

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Japan’s Official Development Loan Assistance to India; YEN 15.620 Billion

New Delhi: The Notes were exchanged here today between Mr. Rajesh Khullar, Joint Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs,

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India to host 11th International Inter-Ministerial Conference

New Delhi: India will host the 11th International Inter-Ministerial Conference on Population and Development at New Delhi on 25-26, November

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China’s repeated incursions don't augur well for cordial ties: Rajnath warns

Leh: India on Thursday said that repeated incursions by Chinese troops into its territory "do not augur well" for maintaining cordial bilateral

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2G case: SC removes Ranjit Sinha from case, orders not to interfere

New Delhi: Twelve days before his retirement, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Thursday suffered a major blow when the Supreme Court

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Rampal arrested by Haryana police from his ashram; six die in violent stand-off

New Delhi: Haryana Police finally arrested elusive self-styled godman Rampal on Wednesday evening from his fortified Satlok Ashram near

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Shiv Sena to state govt; Name Freeway after Bal Thackeray

Mumbai: Shiv Sena on Wednesday demanded that the Eastern Freeway in Mumbai be named after party founder late Bal Thackeray.

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Former PM Indira Gandhi's statue unveiled at MPCC office

Bhopal: A statue of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was today unveiled in front of Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) office here

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Rampal's ashram: Centre rushing 500 paramilitary troops, IB warns of violence

New Delhi: Around 500 paramilitary personnel are being rushed to Haryana to deal with law and order situation at Rampal's ashram

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First case of Ebola in country; Man tests positive for Ebola in Delhi

New Delhi: In the first case of Ebola in the country, an Indian national returning from Liberia has tested positive for the deadly virus

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Mamata meets Rajnath, discusses Burdwan blast & other issues

New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him the Burdwan blast

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AAP seeks judicial probe into police action in Hisar at Rampal's ashram

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party today condemned police action in Hisar, in which it claimed that several people and media persons have been

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Int. Nehru meet; Antony, Chidambaram, Shinde and several senior leaders missing

New Delhi: Several senior Congress leaders including A K Antony, P Chidambaram, Sushilkumar Shinde and Kamal Nath were conspicuous

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Russian Air Chief talks to top Indian defence officials

New Delhi: Russian Air Force Chief Colonel Gen Viktor Nikolaevich Bondarev today held talks with top Indian defence officials after arriving

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India will not take boundary violations lying down, says Rajnath

Latehar (Jharkhand): India will not take lying down any border violations by Pakistan and China and will give a befitting reply, Home Minister

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Mamata leaves for Delhi to attend programme on Nehru, setting off political buzz

Kolkata: Setting off speculation, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday left for New Delhi on an invitation by Congress

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AAP promises 8 lakh jobs, 20 new colleges, wi-fi connectivity to woo voters

New Delhi: Kickstarting its sessions to connect with the masses and woo voters ahead of Delhi assembly election, the Aam Aadmi Party

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Pak Army trained by Chinese troops near India-Pakistan border

New Delhi: Chinese troops have been spotted imparting arms training to Pakistan Army on Pakistani forward locations on the border opposite

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Successful firing of Prithvi-II missile; PM Modi congratulates DRDO scientists

Brisbane: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated the scientists of the Defence Research and Development Organization

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Lokpal Act: Govt holds discussion on amending Lokpal Act in absence of LoP

New Delhi: With nearly three weeks left for retirement of CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the government on Friday held discussion on the issue

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General Dalbir Singh, COAS conferred with title of Honorary Rank of General of Nepal Army

Kathmandu: The Indian Army Chief General Dalbir Singh was conferred the title of Honorary Rank of General of Nepal Army by Hon’ble

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Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar visits INS Hansa at Goa

Goa: Manohar Parrikar, honourable Defence Minister visited Naval Air Station INS Hansa at 1100 hrs on 14 nov 14. He was received by Vice

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Union Home Minister appeals LWE rebels to lay down arms

Gurgaon: The Union Home Minister today appealed the Left Wing Extremists (LWE) to lay down arms and join the mainstream. Addressing

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India and UK agree to further strengthen the cooperation in education

New Delhi: The Sixth India-UK Education Forum Meeting took place in New Delhi today. Smt. Smriti Irani, the Union Minister

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Coal blocks allocation case: Court directs CBI to further investigate

New Delhi: A special court today directed CBI to further investigate a coal blocks allocation case involving Navbharat Power Pvt Ltd

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NSUI leader immolation: ND Tiwari demands action against those responsible

Dehradun: Congress veteran and former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Narayan Dutt Tiwari today demanded action against those responsible

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PM Modi to seek cooperation against black money during G20 meet

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said the importance of global cooperation against black money will be a 'key issue'

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Maharashtra Assembly: Sena claims LoP's post but open to talks

Mumbai: Giving conflicting signals, Shiv Sena Monday staked claim to the post of Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly

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Newly appointed ministers take charge, spell out priorities

New Delhi: Setting new priorities like ensuring transparency in defence deals and safety and customer service in railways besides

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Maha CM Fadnavis to seek trust vote after Speaker's election on Nov 12

Mumbai: With the three-day special session of Maharashtra Assembly beginning here today, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

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Union Cabinet expansion; PM Modi congratulates ministers

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday evening congratulated the newly inducted ministers after his first Cabinet expansion

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Finance Ministry: Jayant Sinha takes charge as Minister of State

New Delhi: IIT-Delhi and Harvard Business School alumnus Jayant Sinha today took charge as Minister of State in the Finance Ministry.

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Appointment of PS, OSD: Govt declines to make public orders

New Delhi: The NDA government has declined to show orders issued by it barring appointments of officials who had served in key positions

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Civil aviation policy: Govt framing new draft ensuring safety and security

New Delhi: To meet the challenges of burgeoning air traffic, connecting remote areas, creating aviation hubs, ensuring safety and security

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Goa’s Deputy CM Francis D'Souza threatens to quit if not made CM

Panji: Revolt brewed in Goa BJP today with the race for the Chief Minister's post intensifying as Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza

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Arun Jaitley hints at giving up Defence min. post on Sunday

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley indicated that he may not hold additional charge of the Defence Ministry from Sunday.

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Cabinet expansion: PMO asks Shiv Sena to nominate two names

Mumbai: Amid the continuing uncertainty over Shiv Sena's participation in the BJP-led government in Maharashtra, the party

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PM Modi receives former Israeli President Shimon Peres

New Delhi: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi received today His Excellency Mr. Shimon Peres, Former President of Israel.

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Prime Minister Modi to visit Myanmar, Australia and Fiji

New Delhi: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will travel to Myanmar, Australia and Fiji to participate in ASEAN and East Asia Summits

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Singapore shows interest in developing a new smart satellite city in India

Singapore: Singapore has shown keen interest in partnering with India in the urban development sector, including development

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Government to push for standardization in Ayurvedic drug production

New Delhi: Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, announced on Thursday that the government would soon set up

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India to handover fast attack craft INS Tarasa to Seychelles Coast Guard

Victoria: Indian Naval Ships Mumbai, Talwar, Teg and Deepak under the Command of Rear Admiral R Hari Kumar, VSM, the Flag Officer

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Governor's draft speech; Maharashtra cabinet gives a nod

Mumbai: Maharashtra cabinet on Wednesday approved the draft of Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao's address to both the houses of the State

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President gives away Scope Meritorious awards to public sector enterprises

New Delhi: The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE) Meritorious

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Int. terrorism; Pentagon report a manifestation of Pak's support to terrorism

New Delhi: India on Tuesday described Pentagon's report that Pakistan was using militant groups as proxies to counter the superior

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Congress suffered a split in Tamil Nadu, Rahul holds another round of consultations

New Delhi: On a day Congress suffered a split in Tamil Nadu, Rahul Gandhi on Monday held confabulations with some senior party leaders

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Amit Shah dissolves BJP’s all national cells pending their reconstitution

New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah has dissolved the party's all national cells pending their reconstitution and appointed Vijay Chauthaiwale

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PM meets Secretaries of Union Government; asks to come closer and work together

New Delhi: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today called upon Secretaries of the Union Government to work together and decisively

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Defamation case: Bailable warrant issued against Digvijay, canceled later

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday issued a bailable warrant against Congress leader Digvijay Singh for his failure to appear before

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LT Gen BK Chopra takes over as Director General Armed Forces Medical Services

New Delhi: Lt Gen BK Chopra, Senior Colonel Commandant of Army Medical Corps assumed the appointment of Director General

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Air Marshal B Suresh takes over as Senior Air Staff Officer Western Air Command, IAF

New Delhi: Air Marshal B Suresh Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Vayusena Medal takes over as Senior Air Staff Officer of the prestigious Western

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PM pays tributes to Sardar Patel, receives his personal belongings

New Delhi: Plates, cups, saucers and some other items used by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel were today handed over by their custodian

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Fadnavis sworn in as 27th CM of Maha, Uddhav attends swearing-in

Mumbai: Devendra Fadnavis on Friday took oath as the 27th Chief Minister of Maharashtra and the first from BJP in the state, at a grand

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Cyber Crime Prevention Strategy will be Strengthened: Home Minister

Hyderabad: The Home Ministry is taking all steps necessary for the prevention of cyber crime and very soon we shall further

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BJP govt in Maha; Fadnavis to be sworn as CM on Friday, Sena to boycott

Mumbai: The first BJP government in Maharashtra led by Devendra Fadnavis will be sworn in tomorrow in a ceremony, which Shiv Sena

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Blackmoney: SIT to go after blackmoney offenders, says Justice Shah

New Delhi: The Supreme Court-appointed SIT, looking into the blackmoney cases, today said it will go after the offenders "big or small" and

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Fin Min asks senior officers of IT not to lose sight of domestic blackmoney

New Delhi: The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley asked the senior officers of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) not to lose sight

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President to flag off the ‘Run for Unity’ at Rashtrapati Bhavan

New Delhi: The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee will flag off the ‘Run for Unity’ at the Forecourt of Rashtrapati

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Ministry of HRD to Host 2nd Meeting of SAARC Education Ministers

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and SAARC Secretariat, Kathmandu, Nepal are co-hosting

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India and Oman Sign Mutual Legal Assistance Agreement

New Delhi: The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh and the Minister of Commerce & Industry, Sultanate of Oman, Dr. Ali Bin Masoud Al Sunaidy .

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Birbhum political clash: CPM leaders held; Congress, BJP teams barred entrance

Parui, WB: Police on Wednesday arrested 12 CPI(M) leaders when they tried to visit Makra village in Birbhum district, where three

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Blackmoney: Govt adopting selective approach on the issue, says Kejriwal

New Delhi: Stepping up attack on the government on the black money issue, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday accused it of adopting

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ECI is Elected Chair of Association of Asian Election Authorities (AAEA)

New Delhi: The General Assembly of Association of Asian Election Authorities today elected Election Commission of India as Chair

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Felicitation of Asian Games Medalists of Army by General Dalbir Singh

New Delhi: 70 sportspersons from Indian Army represented the country in Asian Games 2014 at Incheon, South Korea. Gen Dalbir Singh

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India favours ban on e-cigarettes; Dr Harsh Vardhan outlines proactive measures

New Delhi: Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Health Minister, is in favour of a complete ban on e-cigarettes and all products described

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India, Japan seek to enhance cooperation in urban development sector

New Delhi: “With several sewerage projects under implementation and other efforts in progress, and if everything goes well

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PM approves the School of Planning and Architecture Bill, 2014

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today gave its approval to introduce the School

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Fadnavis to be Maharashtra CM; asked to prove majority in 15 days

Mumbai: Ending days of suspense, Devendra Fadnavis was on Tuesday elected BJP Legislature Party leader and will be sworn in as first

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Blackmoney: SC slams govt over non-disclosure of blackmoney a/c holders

New Delhi: Rejecting the Centre's stand, the Supreme Court on Tuesday (October 28) ordered Centre to disclose all the names of blackmoney

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Jama Masjid Shahi Imam Bukhari attacked; 19-yr-old chosen as next Imam

New Delhi: A man allegedly threw a bottle of kerosene on Jama Masjid Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari, who was leading the evening

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PM tells NDA MPs, think big, above politics; push pro-poor schemes

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hosted a high tea for all NDA MPs including from Shiv Sena during which he told them

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BJP's first govt in Haryana; Manohar Lal Khattar sworn in as CM

New Delhi: Manohar Lal Khattar, a low-profile organization man with active RSS background, was today sworn in as chief minister

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FinMin Jaitley to start pre-budget meetings with ministries from Nov 3

New Delhi: Starting the budgetary exercise, Expenditure Secretary in the Finance Ministry will hold meetings with officials of other ministries

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Prez releases a commemorative postage stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala

New Delhi: The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released a commemorative postage stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala

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PM rededicates Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre

Mumbai: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, Saturday said India will undergo a renewal through the combined efforts of 125 crore

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Dr. Jitendra Singh says Indian bureaucrats need constant re-orientation

New Delhi: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, MoS PMO, Personnel

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Prez to inaugurate three day Accountants’ General Conference

New Delhi: Shri Pranab Mukherjee, President of India will inaugurate the Accountants General Conference here on Monday

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Assembly polls J-K, Jharkhand; Five-phase polls from Nov 25 to Dec 20

New Delhi: Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five phases between November 25 and December 20

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Maha gov formation; Uddhav Thackeray not scheduled to meet PM Modi

Mumbai: Terming the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit here on Saturday as apolitical, Shiv Sena said party president Uddhav Thackeray

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Cong, AAP accuse BJP of shying away from polls in Delhi

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party and Congress on Saturday accused BJP of running away from assembly elections in Delhi, soon after Election

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PM Narendra Modi likely to visit Fiji on November 19

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Fiji on November 19, a day after a bilateral meeting with his Australian counterpart

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Home Minister addresses Indo Tibetan Border Police Force

Greater Noida: The Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh addressed the 53rd Raising Day Parade of Indo Tibetan Border Police Force

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Dr Harsh Vardhan offers cooperation to Pakistan to end polio

New Delhi: Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Health Minister, has offered the Government of Pakistan full cooperation in helping eradicate polio

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J&K flood: PM announces Rs 745-crore package for flood-hit

Srinagar: In the end, a package of Rs 740 crore was announced for the state, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s grand Diwali gesture

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Gov to commemorate Sardar Patel’s B'day on Oct 31 as ‘Rashtriya Ekta Divas’

New Delhi: Government of India has decided to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on October 31

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PM Modi's "Mann ki Baat" 2nd round on radio on Nov 2

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold his second round of "Mann Ki Baat" radio programme on November 2.

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Congress dares Jaitley to come out with full info on Blackmoney

New Delhi:  Congress on Wednesday launched a blistering attack on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his remarks that disclosure

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Tent scam: CBI registers case against Research and Analysis Wing officials

New Delhi: A case of corruption has been registered against unknown officials of Research and Analysis Wing and a private firm for alleged

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Maha gov formation: BJP signals readiness to do business once again with Sena

New Delhi: Shedding its initial reservations, BJP Tuesday signalled it could do business with estranged ally Shiv Sena which sent two

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Manohar Lal Khattar chosen to be first BJP CM of Haryana

New Delhi: Manohar Lal Khattar, who is stated to be close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was today unanimously elected Leader

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Shiv Sena, BJP stand-off continues; Maharashtra picture still hazy

Mumbai: A day after Maharashtra Assembly polls gave a fractured verdict, major political parties today went into a huddle exploring ways

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“Outside support” to BJP in Maha best alternative, says Sharad Pawar

Mumbai: A day after NCP extended unsolicited "outside support" to BJP in government formation in Maharashtra, party president Sharad Pawar

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Dynasty politics in Haryana crumbles as BJP's vote share rises

Chandigarh: An unprecedented 24 per cent surge in vote share helped BJP storm to power in Haryana Assembly elections and win seats

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Cyclone Hudhud: Death toll rises to 46 in Andhra Pradesh

Visakhapatnam: Cyclone Hudhud death toll rose to 46, after three more deaths were reported here on Monday, while it has been estimated

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BJP has not decided on Maha, Haryana CMs, says Rajnath

New Delhi: BJP has not taken any decision yet on chief ministers of Maharashtra and Haryana, senior BJP leader and Home Minister Rajnath

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Assembly Polls: BJP set to form gov in Maharashtra with NCP support

Mumbai: Riding the crest of a Narendra Modi wave, BJP is set to form government in Maharashtra for the first time on its own with surprise

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BJP stormed to power in Haryana; Cong, INLD decimated

Chandigarh: Stamping its authority in Haryana politics, the BJP on Sunday stormed to power in the state, getting a majority on its own for the

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Jayalalithaa & her aides walk out of prison, lands in chennai to grand homecoming

Chennai/Bangalore: AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa on  Saturday walked out of a Bangalore prison following Supreme Court granting her bail

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Cyclone Hudhud: Death toll rises to 50 in Andhra Pradesh

Visakhapatnam: Death toll in the severe cyclonic storm 'Hudhud' that battered coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh has mounted to 50

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Court to hear criminal defamation complaint against Kejriwal on Dec 20

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday fixed December 20 for hearing a criminal defamation complaint filed by Union Cabinet Minister

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PM Modi: All out wars rare, threats known but enemy invisible

New Delhi): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said full scale wars may become rare and military strength will remain an instrument

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Black money: Swiss agrees to provide details, says Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said Switzerland has agreed to share information on Indians having illicit money in Swiss

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PM’s Address at the Combined Commanders Conference

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Combined Commanders` Conference 2014 in New Delhi today. Prime Minister said

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Communications Minister meets CEOs of LG and Samsung

New Delhi: The Minister for Communications and Information Technology and Law & Justice, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad on a visit

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VVIP security duties; NSG set to reduce load transferring some protectees

Manesar: The NSG, which protects some of the most ‘vulnerable’ VVIPs of the country, is set to shed its load in this function and transfer

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Maha and Har Assembly Polls 2014: Polls project BJP as largest party in Maha, Har

New Delhi: BJP was today projected in exit polls to emerge as the largest party in both Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections

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PM Modi visits cyclone-hit Vizag; Rs 1000 cr interim relief for AP

Visakhapatnam: Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Rs 1000 crore as interim relief for the cyclone-hit Andhra Pradesh as he undertook

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Indian Air Force (IAF) Bi-Annual Commanders’ Conference gets underway

New Delhi: The four-day Air Force Commanders’ Conference commenced at Air Headquarters, New Delhi on Tuesday.

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Naval Chief reviews progress of relief efforts at Visakhapatnam

New Delhi: The second edition of the bi-annual Naval Commanders` Conference commenced at New Delhi on Tuesday. As has been the practice

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Modi to launch portable PF account, unified portal for labourers

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch a host of welfare schemes for the workers including portable PF account and a unified

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Congress is party of self centric & corrupt leaders, says Jual Oram

Phulbani (Odisha): Union Minister and senior BJP leader Jual Oram today dubbed Congress as a party of "corrupt and self centric" leaders and hit

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Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi

New Delhi: On his maiden trip to India, Facebook co-founder and one of the world's youngest billionaires Mark Zuckerberg Friday called on

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Indian Defence Ministry issues fresh tender for 20 Hawk aircraft

New Delhi: The Defence Ministry has issued a fresh tender for buying 20 Hawk trainer aircraft for around Rs 2,000 crore after the original

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Ceasefire violation: Pak violates ceasefire thrice, targets 40 border out posts

Jammu: Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire thrice by targeting 40 Border Out Posts and 25 border hamlets with heavy mortar shells in Jammu

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Jayalalithaa denied bail by Karnataka HC in graft case

Bangalore: In a blow to AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa, the Karnataka High Court on Tuesday rejected her bail plea in the disproportionate assets

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Ministers with riches; Modi has assets of Rs 1.26 crore while Jaitley is richest

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assets worth Rs 1.26 crore while Defence and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stands out

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Congress welcomes Election Commission's notice to Nitin Gadkari

Ranchi: Congress on Monday said it welcomed Election Commission serving notice to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari for allegedly asking voters

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BJP chief Amit Shah attacks Congress, NCP for alleged scams

Pune: Making a strong pitch for a BJP government in Maharashtra, party Chief Amit Shah Monday attacked Congress and NCP for alleged scams

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Modi silent on Sena, takes on Pawar in NCP stronghold

Tasgaon/Kolhapur (Mah): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a sharp attack on NCP chief Sharad Pawar but remained silent

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Congress: Not responsible for end of alliance with NCP

Mumbai: Asserting that it was not to blame for the snapping of a 15-year-old alliance with NCP, Congress's state unit president Manikrao

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IAF chief Air Marshal: Chinese incursion may have been some signal

New Delhi: The Chinese incursion into Ladakh, timed with the visit of President Xi Jinping to India last month, could have been "some signalling"

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Ceasefire violation: Pak troops violate ceasefire 9 times in four days

Srinagar: Pakistani troops continued breaching the ceasefire along the LoC for the fourth successive day on Saturday by resorting

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'Mann ki baat', PM Modi connects with people over radio

New Delhi: In a new initiative to reach out to the maximum populace, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday connected with people

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32 people killed in stampede during Dussehra event in Patna

Patna: At least 32 people, including 20 women and 10 children, were killed and 26 others injured in a stampede that broke out

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Govt sees no wrong in live telecast of Bhagwat speech

Mumbai: Government today saw nothing wrong with the state broadcaster Doordarshan telecasting live the hour-long address of RSS

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Modi launches 'Clean India' initiative, says Swachh Bharat Mission beyond politics

New Delhi: Explaining that keeping India clean was beyond politics, Prime Minister Narendra Modi coopted a brace of celebrities

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Sonia, Rahul in Herald case; Stay on summons extended

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today extended till November 3 the trial court order summoning Congress President Sonia Gandhi

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Jayalalithaa fails to get immediate relief in DA case

Bangalore: AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa will have to spend at least six days more in jail here as the Karnataka High Court on Tuesday

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J&K floods: Rahul Gandhi demands relief package on lines of Uttarakhand

New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that the Centre should provide relief package to flood-hit

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Meghalaya flood and landslide: Death toll rises to 55

Shillong: With the recovery of three more bodies, the death toll due to flash flood and landslide in Meghalaya has risen to 55

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Jayalalithaa handpicked, O Panneerselvam sworn-in as Tamil Nadu CM

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O Panneerselvam was Monday sworn in as the new chief minister of Tamil Nadu.

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Indian Police Service officer trainees of 2013 batch called on the President

Hyderabad: Officer Trainees of the 2013 Batch of Indian Police Service including 28 lady officers and 15 Officers from Bhutan, Nepal

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Panneerselvam is the new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu; a Jayalalithaa loyalist

Chennai: Jayalalithaa loyalist and Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O Panneerselvam was on Sunday chosen to be the next chief minister

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Paid news should attract disqualification, says CEC Sampath

New Delhi: Paid news should be made an electoral offence that attracts disqualification so that it acts as a deterrent, Chief Election

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Justice Dattu sworn-in as the 42nd Chief Justice of India

New Delhi: Justice Handyala Lakshminarayanaswamy Dattu was on Sunday sworn in as the 42nd Chief Justice of India by President Pranab Mukherjee.

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Maha Assembly polls: 7,666 candidates file nomination

Mumbai: As many as 7,666 candidates have filed their nominations for the October 15 Maharashtra Assembly polls, which is set to witness

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After Maha CM’s resignation, President's rule imposed in Maharashtra

New Delhi: President’s rule was imposed in poll-bound Maharashtra on Sunday after Prithviraj Chavan resigned from Chief Minister’s post

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Jayalalitha guilty of corruption; Gets 4 years in Jail and a fine of Rs. 100 Crore

Bengalore: In a huge blow to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, a Bangalore trial Court has sentenced her to 4 years in jail along with a fine

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NDRF DG: 85 people killed by floods in Assam and Meghalaya

Guwahati: After combating the floods and water logging tragedy for over a week in the two states, the lead mitigation force has now

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Maha CM resigns after Gov. is reduced to minority; Prez's rule looms

Mumbai: A day after the Nationalist Congress Party pulled the plug from the Congress-led state government, Maharashtra Chief Minister

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BJP-Shiv Sena alliance ended; Both wooing their smaller alliance partners

Mumbai: After the 25-year-old BJP-Shiv Sena alliance came to an end, both the parties on Thursday appealed to their smaller alliance

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NCP announces end of alliance; Congress says NCP decision pre-scripted

New Delhi: Fuming after ally NCP's announcement that it will walk out of the alliance in Maharashtra, Congress on Thursday alleged

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Radha Mohan Singh Urges Canada to Invest in Indian Agro Infrastructure

New Delhi: Union Agriculture Minister Shri. Radha Mohan Singh today met a delegation from Canada led by Mr. Gerry Ritz, Canadian

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Airports Authority of India Markets Indian Airports at World Route Forum

New Delhi: Airports Authority of India (AAI) participated in the 20th World Route Development Forum held at Chicago from 20th to 23rd September

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Maha assembly polls: BJP scales down its demand for seats

New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah on Monday stepped in to salvage the alliance with Shiv Sena for Maharashtra assembly elections

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Mars Orbiter Insertion: PM to witness Mars Orbiter Insertion at ISRO facility

Bangalore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will witness the crucial Mars Orbiter Insertion at the Spacecraft Control Centre at ISRO

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Chinese intrusion: Standoff in Chumar region of Ladakh

Leh/New Delhi: The standoff in Chumar region in Ladakh worsened on Saturday after a second intrusion by Chinese army personnel

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BJP-Sena seat-sharing: Shiv Sena wants to keep 155 seats and give 126 to BJP

Mumbai: Shiv Sena has further hardened its stand on seat sharing arrangement with an indication that it was not prepared to compromise

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India not enthusiastic; Ban Ki-moon convened Climate Conference

New Delhi: India is giving a lukewarm response to Ban Ki-moon convened Climate Conference in New York next week insisting

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Congress brings up need for having LoP in Lok Sabha

New Delhi: Congress again raked up the need for having a Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha on Friday, insisting that it was not a titular

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Congress to fast track selection of candidates for Maharashtra

New Delhi: With Shiv Sena and BJP still at loggerheads over seat sharing, Congress is expected to fast track tomorrow selection

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Border dispute dominates President Xi Jinping's India visit

New Delhi: China is not a warlike nation, President Xi Jinping said on Thursday, during a rare trip to neighbour India that was dominated

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Civil nuclear cooperation: India to hold talks with China

New Delhi: India will open talks on civil nuclear energy cooperation with China, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday after

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Yogesh Lakhani of Bright Outdoor felicitated by Amit Shah, BJP President

Mumbai: Yogesh Lakhani of Bright outdoor feels great after felicitated by Bhartiya Janata Party President Amit Shah at 42nd Giant's

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Chinese Prez Xi Jinping gets lavish welcome from PM Modi

Ahmedabad: Breaking from protocol, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unrolled a grand welcome for Chinese President Xi

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Congress: Hope PM would convey India's concerns to Xi

New Delhi: Ahead of Sino-India talks in New Delhi on Thursday, Congress on Wednesday hoped Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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Bajaj Auto contributes 20 crore to J & K Prime Min National Relief Fund

Pune: Bajaj Autohas announced a contribution ofRupees 20 crore for the Prime Minister National Relief Fund. The Company has contributed

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BJP: Maharashtra CM post to be decided after assembly polls

Pune: Tension within the Shiv Sena-BJP alliance over seat sharing for upcoming Maharashtra assembly polls became perceptible with BJP

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J&K Floods: 2 L people rescued, J-K gears up for lurking health emergency

Srinagar: With the threat of disease outbreak lurking in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, efforts have been initiated on a war-footing

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UPA regime gets targeted by BJP president Amit Shah

Haridwar: Targeting the previous UPA regime, BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday said soon after coming to power it had abolished

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Congress challenged BJP to dissolution of Delhi Assembly

New Delhi: Congress on Saturday challenged BJP to dissolve the Delhi Assembly if they are so confident of 'Modi wave' in the city

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Independence of the judiciary is non-negotiable: CJI Lodha

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India R M Lodha on Saturday asserted that independence of judiciary is "non- negotiable" and it has the inherent

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Bypolls: Moderate to high turnout marked across 10 states

New Delhi: Moderate to high turnout on Saturday marked the bypolls held in 3 Lok Sabha and 33 assembly constituencies spread across

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J&K floods: Stone pelters target choppers, planes, boats in relief op

Srinagar: Even as the men in uniform continue their relentless efforts to provide succour to flood victims in the Kashmir Valley

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Assembly polls: Maha, Haryana on Oct 15, counting on Oct 19

New Delhi: Assembly elections in 288 seats in Maharashtra and 90 seats in Haryana will be held on October 15 and counting

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Talks With Pakistan Possible if Situation Improves: Union Home Min Rajnath

Lakhpat, Gujrat: Maintaining that India wants good relations with Pakistan, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Thursday said resumption

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PM Modi directs officials to ramp up relief operations in J-K

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday directed officials to provide total support to the Jammu and Kashmir

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Congress: Won't take up party posts after turning 65

New Delhi: Weeks after India was accused of blocking WTO talks over food subsidy issue, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said

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PM Narendra Modi: India not blocking rule-based global trade

New Delhi: Weeks after India was accused of blocking WTO talks over food subsidy issue, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said

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J&K floods: Approx. 43,000 people rescued, 4 lakh still stranded

New Delhi: With the government keen on amending the Factories Act, Labour and Employment Minister Narendra Singh Tomar

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Power & Mines Min of States/UTS Meets to Chalk Out Strategy for Attaining 24x7 Power

New Delhi: Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of State( I/C) for Power, Coal & New & Renewable Energy has urged all States & UTs to work together

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Civil Aviation Minister Launches ‘Know Your Rights’ Portal

New Delhi:Minister for Civil Aviation, Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati launched here today a’ Know Your Rights’ (KYR) portal

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Govt to consult unions on amendment to labour laws

New Delhi: With the government keen on amending the Factories Act, Labour and Employment Minister Narendra Singh Tomar

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CBI Director Ranjit Sinha must come out in black and white on allegations: SC

New Delhi:CBI Director Ranjit Sinha was on Monday directed by the Supreme Court to come out in "black and white" on averments made

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1011 passengers being tracked for Ebola Virus Disease

New Delhi: A cumulative number of 1011 passengers are being tracked by IDSP. Most of them are in the States of Maharashtra, Kerala, Tamil Nadu

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PM Modi visits Kashmir after floods kill 175; announces Rs 1000 cr aid

Jammu/Srinagar: The flood fury unleashed more death and destruction in Jammu and Kashmir, claiming the lives of nearly 150 people

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BJP will not indulge in horse-trading to form Govt, says Home Minister Rajnath

Jammu: With speculation of BJP being invited to form government in Delhi being rife, home minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said

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RJD, Cong may join JDU govt, hints Bihar JDU minister

Patna: A senior JD(U) leader and state minister Saturday hinted at the possibility of RJD and Congress joining the JD(U) government in Bihar.

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Justice Handyala Lakshminarayanaswamy Dattu to be Chief Justice of India

New Delhi: In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (2) of article 124 of the Constitution of India, the President appointed Justice Handyala

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Senior BJP leader Mukhi front runner for Delhi CM's post

New Delhi: Senior BJP leader Jagdish Mukhi appears to be front-runner for the chief minister's post if the party decides to form a government in Delhi.

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Rahul takes on Modi; Says playing drums in Japan as India reels under power crisis

Amethi/New Delhi: In a direct attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said he was "playing drum" in Japan

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BJP hits back at Rahul Gandhi for attacking PM Modi

New Delhi: On Thursday BJP  hit back at Rahul Gandhi for his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and blamed the former UPA regime

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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Stresses on Police Reforms

Jaipur: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh addressed the Valedictory Function of the 33rd National Symposium of Police Training Heads

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Free Rotavirus universal immunization major pro-people decision

New Delhi:The introduction of the Rotavirus vaccine in the Universal Immunization Programme (UIP) should be considered one of the most

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Prez releases a set of eight Commemorative Postage Stamps on Indian Musicians

New Delhi: The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released a set of eight Commemorative Postage Stamps on Indian Musicians

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Deputy Chief of Air Staff Flies Tejas Tejas Light Combat Aircraft

Bengaluru: Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (trainer version) was flown in Bengaluruon Wednesday by Deputy Chief of Air Staff Air Marshal SBP Sinha.

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864 passengers being tracked for Ebola Virus Disease in States by IDSP

New Delhi: As on date, a cumulative number of 864 passengers are being tracked by IDSP. Most of them are in the States of Maharashtra, Kerala,

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Freedom Fighters Memorial to Come up in National and State Capitals

New Delhi: The Union Government is taking proactive measures for the construction of a memorial for the Martyrs of Freedom Struggle

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Ministry of Tourism launches the ‘Incredible India’ Mobile Application

New Delhi: The Union Tourism Secretary Shri Parvez Dewan today launched the ‘Incredible India’ mobile application that will assist international

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Bye-Election from Siwan Local Authorities Constituency in Bihar Legislative Council

New Delhi: The Commission vide its Press Note No. ECI/PN/39/2014, dated 19th August, 2014 issued the programme for holding bye-election

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2G scam: CBI Director dragged into another controversy in SC

New Delhi: CBI Director Ranjit Sinha was today at the centre of a controversy with an NGO telling the Supreme Court that entry register

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Sonia interacts with people in Rae Bareli, inaugurates solar powered pump system

Rae Bareli: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday inaugurated a solar power based mini water pump system and interacted

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CBI begins internal probe into leakage of documents

New Delhi: CBI has begun an internal inquiry to probe leakage of classified documents in connection with the 2G spectrum allocation case

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Central government deliberately denying power to Maharashtra: CM Chavan

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday alleged that the Central government was denying power from the central

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PM Modi to hold summit talks with Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on Monday

Tokyo: India and Japan are likely to agree to launch a "two-plus-two" security consultative framework involving their foreign and defence

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No white flag if Pak ceasefire violations continue, says Rajnath

Chandigrah: Asserting that India wants peaceful relations with all countries but it should not be treated as its weakness, Union Home Minister

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Norms to blacklist weapon manufacturing firms eased partially

New Delhi: Norms related to blacklisting of weapon manufacturing firms facing corruption charges have been eased partially

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Modi govt taking credit for schemes started by UPA, says P L Punia

Barabanki: Senior Congress leader P L Punia today alleged that the Narendra Modi government was inaugurating and taking credit

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PM Modi hopes to write 'new chapter' during Japan visit

New Delhi: On the eve of his visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said Japan has "paramount importance" in his vision for India

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Sonia Gandhi, Rahul not to campaign for UP bypolls scheduled on Sep 13

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi will not be campaigning for bye-elections in Uttar Pradesh scheduled on September 13.

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Combating financial untouchability, PM launches Jan Dhan scheme

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched his government's mega scheme 'Jan Dhan Yojana', declaring that it was aimed

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President Mukherjee addressing the LLB Students of Hooghly Mohsin College

The President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee addressing the LLB Students of Hooghly Mohsin College, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on August 28, 2014.

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BJP in damage control mode; Shah joins PM and Singh condemning the reports

New Delhi (27th August, 2014): As BJP prepares to mark 100 days in office, Prime Minister Modi, BJP and the Home Minister were involved

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BJP’s top guns Vajpayee, Advani, Joshi out of Parliamentary Board

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has made its grand transition official: party veterans Atal Bihari Vajpayee, L K Advani and Joshi

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SC deems all coal blocks allocated since 1993-2010 as illegal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday held that all coal block allocations made since 1993 till 2010 before pre-auction era during previous NDA and UPA regimes

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Maha Guv Sankaranarayanan quits; refuses to go to Mizoram

Mumbai: Hours after he was shunted to Mizoram, Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan on Sundayresigned from his post, virtually hitting

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Pak ceasefire violations: Our forces responding effectively, says Jaitley

Vishakhapatnam: Noting that ceasefire violations by Pakistan have increased, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said Indian security forces are responding

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Cong slams Jaitley for making light of Delhi rape case

New Delhi: Congress on Friday attacked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his "small rape incident" remark terming it a "huge injustice"

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54 Indian Prisoners of War (POWs) in Pakastani jails: RTI

New Delhi: As many as 54 Indian soldiers, who were captured as Prisoners of Wars during battles of 1965 and 1971, are still believed to be in Pakistani jail.

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Joint mechanism needed to defuse border tension, says Rijiju

Guwahati: Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju Thursday held a meeting with Assam and Nagaland chief ministers, where it was decided...

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