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The Telegraph
Between free and unfreebill tabled in the Lok Sabha that sought to curb press freedom. The law, drafte
Between free and unfree
The Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
bill tabled in the Lok Sabha that sought to curb press freedom. The law, drafted by the Congress government headed by Rajiv Gandhi, the prime minister at the time, was in reaction to a series of stories about corruption in high places, including... Read more
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The Telegraph
Legroom plot for cityby planting trees. To start with, Ashok Rajpath, Kankerbagh road number- 2, Ga
Legroom plot for city
The Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
by planting trees. To start with, Ashok Rajpath, Kankerbagh road number- 2, Gayatri Mandir road and roads all around Gandhi Maidan are proposed to be widened at present. Funds to the tune of Rs 22 crore will be spent in proposed widening of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Intangible MNC assets may be taxed in case of a global merger and acquisitionespecially where the seller is based in a country whose treaty does not exempt
Intangible MNC assets may be taxed in case of a global merger and acquisition
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
especially where the seller is based in a country whose treaty does not exempt capital gains tax in India," said Rajesh H Gandhi, partner, tax, Deloitte Haskins and Sells. "However, more importantly, it could be challenging to identify and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ishrat Jahan encounter case: No proof to show Sonia Gandhi interfered, MHA replies to RTIThe Union Ministry of Home Affairs does not have any evidence available with it
Ishrat Jahan encounter case: No proof to show Sonia Gandhi interfered, MHA replies to RTI
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
The Union Ministry of Home Affairs does not have any evidence available with it to suggest that Congress president Sonia Gandhi had illegally interfered to influence affidavits prepared by the UPA government in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mamata sworn in amid Federal Front buzz-- stayed away from the event in protest against poll-violence in the state. B
Mamata sworn in amid Federal Front buzz
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
-- stayed away from the event in protest against poll-violence in the state. But nothing succeeds like success and Rahul Gandhi, vice-president of the Congress and one of the pillars of the pre-poll alliance with the CPI(M) took to Twitter to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Congress likely to field former union ministers, MPs in UP electionsand (MPs from the state in the crucial 2017 assembly elections. The proposal h
Congress likely to field former union ministers, MPs in UP elections
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 hours ago
and (MPs from the state in the crucial 2017 assembly elections. The proposal has been sent to party vice-president Rahul Gandhi a few weeks ago and the move is set to get his nod, Congress sources told HT. “The idea is to fully engage former... Read more
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dna
BJP veteran LK Advani praises PM Modi in AhmedabadL K Advani on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid "true tributes"
BJP veteran LK Advani praises PM Modi in Ahmedabad
dna / Posted 4 hours ago
L K Advani on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid "true tributes" to the "saint of Sabarmati" Mahatma Gandhi through this project. Hailing Modi and Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel for doing a "great" job by giving a new... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
High Drama at UN Climate Change Meetingtheir views: “We spent another precious week engaged in very procedural discus
High Drama at UN Climate Change Meeting
ScienceBlogs / Posted 5 hours ago
their views: “We spent another precious week engaged in very procedural discussions, but the hard work had to be done. As Gandhi said, ‘speed is irrelevant if you are going in the wrong direction’. Even as negotiations took place this week, the... Read more
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New Kerala
Mamata sworn in Bengal CM for second term, 42 ministers take oath ( - newkerala.com #69037office and secrecy by Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi in a ceremony held at the
Mamata sworn in Bengal CM for second term, 42 ministers take oath ( - newkerala.com #69037
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
office and secrecy by Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi in a ceremony held at the city's historic Red Road (now renamed Indira Gandhi Sarani) - a wide boulevard that bisects the Maidan and hosts the annual Republic Day parade. Banerjee, the state's... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Will ensure Ram temple construction begins by Dec: Subramanian Swamyby December. Swamy also said he will actively pursue the National Herald case
Will ensure Ram temple construction begins by Dec: Subramanian Swamy
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 hours ago
by December. Swamy also said he will actively pursue the National Herald case that involved Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi among others. The case is currently pending before the courts. He was speaking at an... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘UPA never took care of defence needs, India to buy 400 fighter jets by 2030’to achieve the aims of these schemes and that why we have reformed them,” he sa
‘UPA never took care of defence needs, India to buy 400 fighter jets by 2030’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 hours ago
to achieve the aims of these schemes and that why we have reformed them,” he said. “We have completely transformed Mahatma Gandhi Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) and made it foolproof. Now we are making payment through direct benefit... Read more
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Business Standard India
Dinner with BS: Pramod Kapooran unexpected haven for book lovers. This year has been a landmark for him. In
Dinner with BS: Pramod Kapoor
Business Standard India / Posted 7 hours ago
an unexpected haven for book lovers. This year has been a landmark for him. In January, he debuted as an author with Gandhi: An Illustrated Biography , a book that, surprisingly, offers new facets of this assiduously researched leader. In... Read more
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Calcutta News
Red Road turns green as Mamata takes over Bengal's reins againnew governments are traditionally sworn in, party supremo Mamata Banerjee chose
Red Road turns green as Mamata takes over Bengal's reins again
Calcutta News / Posted 7 hours ago
new governments are traditionally sworn in, party supremo Mamata Banerjee chose the arterial Red Road -- renamed Indira Gandhi Sarani -- as the venue of the grand swearing-in, to ensure the participation of the masses at her second coronation... Read more
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Op-Ed News
India's Turn to the Right for the Next Generationfrom the hopelessness of 1989 and 1996. Under the leadership of Rahul Baba, Con
India's Turn to the Right for the Next Generation
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 hours ago
from the hopelessness of 1989 and 1996. Under the leadership of Rahul Baba, Congress could only look up. The fact is Rahul Gandhi has brought Congress closer to extinction. He still believes in such sycophants ignoring the verdict of the nation's... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tattooed world record breaker has all his teeth removed for this weird reasonRishi, seen here Rishi is now getting images of global leaders tattooed on his
Tattooed world record breaker has all his teeth removed for this weird reason
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
Rishi, seen here Rishi is now getting images of global leaders tattooed on his body to add to images of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, US President Barack Obama, Queen Elizabeth and Mahatma Gandhi, the leader of India's independence move... Read more
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Business Standard India
Shekhar Gupta: Modi is our most Nehruvian PM since Nehruwiping his name from textbooks, and encouraging the old RSS thought that he is
Shekhar Gupta: Modi is our most Nehruvian PM since Nehru
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
wiping his name from textbooks, and encouraging the old RSS thought that he is responsible for all of India's ills, from Gandhi's assassination to Kashmir to Tibet to poverty. And just when a BJP state government has transferred an IAS officer... Read more
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Gulf News
Neglect and apathy in drought-hit Maharashtrasaying one member of a family in drought-hit areas should be given a minimum of
Neglect and apathy in drought-hit Maharashtra
Gulf News / Posted 9 hours ago
saying one member of a family in drought-hit areas should be given a minimum of 150 days of employment under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act. Yet, 500 people who registered to the programme from Aankulga Sayyad village,... Read more
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New Kerala
JMM to field candidate in Rajya Sabha poll: Shibu Soren - newkerala.com #6890431. JMM executive president and former chief minister Hemant Soren has gone to
JMM to field candidate in Rajya Sabha poll: Shibu Soren - newkerala.com #68904
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
31. JMM executive president and former chief minister Hemant Soren has gone to New Delhi to meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi to seek her party's support in the polls for the upper house. The two Rajya Sabha seats fell vacant at the end of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Red Road turns green as Mamata takes over Bengal's reins again - newkerala.com #68939new governments are traditionally sworn in, party supremo Mamata Banerjee chose
Red Road turns green as Mamata takes over Bengal's reins again - newkerala.com #68939
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
new governments are traditionally sworn in, party supremo Mamata Banerjee chose the arterial Red Road -- renamed Indira Gandhi Sarani -- as the venue of the grand swearing-in, to ensure the participation of the masses at her second coronation... Read more
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The Hindu
Marathi literary critic R.G. Jadhav passes awayMarathi litterateur R.G. Jadhav, best known for his 91 reflective poems on Maha
Marathi literary critic R.G. Jadhav passes away
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
Marathi litterateur R.G. Jadhav, best known for his 91 reflective poems on Mahatma Gandhi, passed away at his residence following a prolonged illness. He was 83. A prolific literary critic, Professor Jadhav, who was born at Vadodara in Gujarat,... Read more
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Calcutta News
Modi, Rahul congratulate Mamata New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress vice presi
Modi, Rahul congratulate Mamata
Calcutta News / Posted 10 hours ago
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday congratulated TMC leader Mamata Banerjee after she was sworn-in as West Bengal's chief minister for a second... Read more
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dna
Will ensure work on Ram temple starts this year-end: Subramanian Swamyby December. Swamy also said he will actively pursue the National Herald case
Will ensure work on Ram temple starts this year-end: Subramanian Swamy
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
by December. Swamy also said he will actively pursue the National Herald case that involved Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi among others. The case is currently pending before the courts. He was speaking at an... Read more
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Calcutta News
Kolkata Police accord ceremonial welcome to Mamatabuilding, nearly an hour after she personally saw off each of her guests who at
Kolkata Police accord ceremonial welcome to Mamata
Calcutta News / Posted 11 hours ago
building, nearly an hour after she personally saw off each of her guests who attended her swearing-in at the Indira Gandhi Sarani (erstwhile Red Road) in central Kolkata. A cheerful Banerjee, ringed by her security detail, including top... Read more
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dna
Indian history gives way to Marx, Adolf Hitler in Tripura textbooksbooks, while omitting the Indian history of freedom-fighting. The only national
Indian history gives way to Marx, Adolf Hitler in Tripura textbooks
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
books, while omitting the Indian history of freedom-fighting. The only national icon that figures in the book is Mahatma Gandhi, not for his contribution to India?s freedom movement but for his views on cricket. The book penned by Kalyan... Read more
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dna
IM key operative's NIA custody extended by 7 daysIM members through electronic devices. Siddibapa, cousin of Indian Mujahideen c
IM key operative's NIA custody extended by 7 days
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
IM members through electronic devices. Siddibapa, cousin of Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal, was held at Indira Gandhi International Airport on May 20 after his arrival from Dubai. According to NIA's FIR lodged in September 2012,... Read more
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The Financial Express
JMM to field one candidate in Jharkhand RS pollfield a candidate in the Rajya Sabha candidate. (JMM working president) Hemant
JMM to field one candidate in Jharkhand RS poll
The Financial Express / Posted 12 hours ago
field a candidate in the Rajya Sabha candidate. (JMM working president) Hemant Soren will meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi to discuss the issue and seek Congress’ support,” JMM supremo Shibu Soren told a press conference. The last date for... Read more
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The Hindu
Reading between the gesturesplatform is often the most difficult part of any interview. This 1978 interview
Reading between the gestures
The Hindu / Posted 13 hours ago
platform is often the most difficult part of any interview. This 1978 interview, involving former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, shows how the media can leverage a better understanding of body language to lay this platform more effectively. Here,... Read more
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The Financial Express
Nehru remembered on 52nd death anniversaryPandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary,” Modi said in a tweet. Ansar
Nehru remembered on 52nd death anniversary
The Financial Express / Posted 13 hours ago
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his death anniversary,” Modi said in a tweet. Ansari along with Congress President Sonia Gandhi and other party leaders paid floral tributes to Nehru at his memorial Shanti Van on the banks of Yamuna here this... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Cong strategist Kishor struggles with party cadre, UP campaign the casualtyby the grand old party. Read | UP polls may be Prashant Kishor’s toughest test
Cong strategist Kishor struggles with party cadre, UP campaign the casualty
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
by the grand old party. Read | UP polls may be Prashant Kishor’s toughest test yet A few of his suggestions – that Rahul Gandhi be declared the party’s Uttar Pradesh chief ministerial candidate and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra lead the campaign – were... Read more
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Times of Malta
Stop trading human rights with political stability, conference hearsbut nobody seems to care," he remarked. The debate was also addressed by Algan
Stop trading human rights with political stability, conference hears
Times of Malta / Posted 13 hours ago
but nobody seems to care," he remarked. The debate was also addressed by Alganesh Fessaha, founder and president of the Gandhi Foundation, who raised concern about the increasing incidence of migrants being traded as slaves for Isis or killed... Read more
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Christian Today
Why you can't just love Jesus but hate the Churchdon't take that lightly – I want to believe that it can still be a place of hop
Why you can't just love Jesus but hate the Church
Christian Today / Posted 13 hours ago
don't take that lightly – I want to believe that it can still be a place of hope, restoration and growth for you. Mahatma Gandhi famously once said that "I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your... Read more
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New Kerala
Rahul Gandhi remembers Jawaharlal Nehru on death anniversary - newkerala.com #68704New Delhi, May 27 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday, paid tribut
Rahul Gandhi remembers Jawaharlal Nehru on death anniversary - newkerala.com #68704
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
New Delhi, May 27 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday, paid tribute to India's first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, on the latter's death anniversary. Remembering Nehruji today on his death anniversary, a tweet from the Office of RG... Read more
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New Kerala
Rahul Gandhi wishes Mamata Banerjee after the latter takes oath as West Bengal's CM - newkerala.com #68708New Delhi, May 27 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday, greeted Mam
Rahul Gandhi wishes Mamata Banerjee after the latter takes oath as West Bengal's CM - newkerala.com #68708
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
New Delhi, May 27 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday, greeted Mamata Banerjee after the latter took oath as West Bengal's Chief Minister for the second term. Congratulations to @MamataOfficial ji on being sworn in as Chief Minister.My... Read more
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New Kerala
FC Goa 'kicks-off' in new avatar, inspires a sushi (Panaji) - newkerala.com #68695bit to raise the team's spirit, by naming one of its signature sushis after the
FC Goa 'kicks-off' in new avatar, inspires a sushi (Panaji) - newkerala.com #68695
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
bit to raise the team's spirit, by naming one of its signature sushis after the outfit. According to Koi co-owner Shefali Gandhi Singh, the FC Goa sushi sticks to the basic tenets of the dish but comes with a Goan twist. What lends the FC Goa... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi, Sonia pay homage to Nehru on 52nd death anniversary - newkerala.com #68689New Delhi, May 27 : Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi,
Modi, Sonia pay homage to Nehru on 52nd death anniversary - newkerala.com #68689
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
New Delhi, May 27 : Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi on Friday paid tributes to the nation's first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, on his 52nd death anniversary.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mamata Banerjee will face developmental challenges in her second term as CM'B' team of CPI(M). Perfecting the art of the impossible, she first hogged the
Mamata Banerjee will face developmental challenges in her second term as CM
The Economic Times / Posted 14 hours ago
'B' team of CPI(M). Perfecting the art of the impossible, she first hogged the limelight by blocking Jayaprakash Narayan's convoy by throwing herself on the ground when he came to Kolkata to organise the masses against Indira Gandhi before Emergen... Read more
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asianage
First front? Mamata begins 2nd term, flaunts her 'friends' at swearing-inin the August of 1997 that Banerjee had announced her party, angry with the the
First front? Mamata begins 2nd term, flaunts her 'friends' at swearing-in
asianage / Posted 15 hours ago
in the August of 1997 that Banerjee had announced her party, angry with the then Congress leadership -- headed by Sonia Gandhi – which had gathered a few kilometres away at Netaji Indoor Stadium to attend the party plenary. The buzz in the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Guinness Rishi: Man removes all teeth, gets over 500 tattoos for world recordsReuters Television before re-enacting the feat on camera. He is now getting ima
Guinness Rishi: Man removes all teeth, gets over 500 tattoos for world records
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
Reuters Television before re-enacting the feat on camera. He is now getting images of global leaders tattooed on his body to add to images of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, US President Barack Obama, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth and Mahatma Gand... Read more
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The Star
Indian man removes teeth, covers body with tattoos to set world recordsgetting images of global leaders tattooed on his body to add to images of India
Indian man removes teeth, covers body with tattoos to set world records
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
getting images of global leaders tattooed on his body to add to images of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, United States' president Barack Obama, Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Mahatma Gandhi, the leader of India's independence movement. – Reu... Read more
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New Kerala
Writers played into Congress' hands by returning awards: Mahesh Sharma - newkerala.com #68468a major revamp in 42 institutions under his ministry including Nehru Memorial M
Writers played into Congress' hands by returning awards: Mahesh Sharma - newkerala.com #68468
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
a major revamp in 42 institutions under his ministry including Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) and Indira Gandhi National Centre For the Arts ( IGNCA). "We have 42 organisations and most of them were in bad shape. Especially the... Read more
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New Kerala
How Modi government is faring on Facebook? - newkerala.com #68437and former sports minister and now Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. Wo
How Modi government is faring on Facebook? - newkerala.com #68437
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
and former sports minister and now Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi, Goyal and Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore have also been using features like... Read more
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New Kerala
Nation remembers Pt. Nehru on his 52nd death anniversary - newkerala.com #68361was born on November 14, 1889, in Allahabad, India. In 1919, he joined the Indi
Nation remembers Pt. Nehru on his 52nd death anniversary - newkerala.com #68361
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
was born on November 14, 1889, in Allahabad, India. In 1919, he joined the Indian National Congress and joined Mahatma Gandhi in the independence movement. Pt. Nehru became the General Secretary of the All India Congress Committee in September... Read more
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asianage
Plea to probe Mahatma Gandhi’s fourth bullet woundlitigation in the Bombay High Court has sought appointment of a Commission of I
Plea to probe Mahatma Gandhi’s fourth bullet wound
asianage / Posted 19 hours ago
litigation in the Bombay High Court has sought appointment of a Commission of Inquiry to probe afresh the murder of Mahatma Gandhi in January, 1948 and the conspiracy behind it. The PIL, filed by Dr Pankaj Phadnis, author, researcher and trustee of... Read more
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asianage
Plea to probe Mahatma Gandhi's fourth bullet woundlitigation in the Bombay High Court has sought appointment of a Commission of I
Plea to probe Mahatma Gandhi's fourth bullet wound
asianage / Posted 19 hours ago
litigation in the Bombay High Court has sought appointment of a Commission of Inquiry to probe afresh the murder of Mahatma Gandhi in January, 1948 and the conspiracy behind it. The PIL, filed by Dr Pankaj Phadnis, author, researcher and trustee of... Read more
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The Financial Express
Social media star @narendramodi shows the way for his Cabinetrate at 2.45%, while Piyush Goyal has the best average posts per day count at 3
Social media star @narendramodi shows the way for his Cabinet
The Financial Express / Posted 20 hours ago
rate at 2.45%, while Piyush Goyal has the best average posts per day count at 3.76. Meanwhile, ministers like Maneka Gandhi and Rajyavardhan Rathore have used tools like Facebook Q&A and Live effectively. Of the 51 ministries, 37 have... Read more
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dna
Congress and afterfor deliberation in Congress circles. In their factional battles and their will
Congress and after
dna / Posted 20 hours ago
for deliberation in Congress circles. In their factional battles and their willingness to subordinate themselves to the Gandhi family, Congress leaders have ensured that considerable political talent has been lost at the grass roots and at... Read more
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dna
What is the point of spending money on ads, asks Sachin Pilotby Narendra Modi government when 11 states in country were facing worst ever dr
What is the point of spending money on ads, asks Sachin Pilot
dna / Posted 20 hours ago
by Narendra Modi government when 11 states in country were facing worst ever drought. Addressing a press conference at Gandhi Bhavan head quarters of the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Pilot said that Modi government has failed... Read more
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The Financial Express
GMR’S bid to monetise 2m sq feet at IGI Airport could be a damp squibunlikely to put in financial bids, GMR Infrastructure’s auction to monetise 2 m
GMR’S bid to monetise 2m sq feet at IGI Airport could be a damp squib
The Financial Express / Posted 21 hours ago
unlikely to put in financial bids, GMR Infrastructure’s auction to monetise 2 million sq ft of space at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport could turn out to be a damp squib, people familiar with the development told FE. Both the mall... Read more
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dna
Prashant Kishor wants Congress to field Brahmin CM face in UPthe party's electoral game plan for the 2017 UP election, and is known to have
Prashant Kishor wants Congress to field Brahmin CM face in UP
dna / Posted 21 hours ago
the party's electoral game plan for the 2017 UP election, and is known to have the unqualified backing of Sonia and Rahul Gandhi. While regional parties have been totally unapologetic about their caste preferences and vote banks, this is the... Read more
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dna
BJP to don battle gear for UP from land of seven PMs, Gandhis, Kumbh and academiaassociated with it. Incidentally, the Congress is planning to launch a year-lo
BJP to don battle gear for UP from land of seven PMs, Gandhis, Kumbh and academia
dna / Posted 22 hours ago
associated with it. Incidentally, the Congress is planning to launch a year-long nationwide campaign invoking the Nehru-Gandhi family's association with Allahabad. The Congress is referring to the place as the "janma bhoomi"of former Prime... Read more
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