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Zawya
Troubled Dubai gold retailer seeks time to repay $136 mln debtsRetailTroubled Dubai gold retailer seeks time to repay $136 mln debts By Stanley Car
Troubled Dubai gold retailer seeks time to repay $136 mln debtsRetail
Zawya / Posted 2 hours ago
Troubled Dubai gold retailer seeks time to repay $136 mln debts By Stanley Carvalho and Tom Arnold ABU DHABI/DUBAI Sept 3 (Reuters) - A Dubai-based gold and jewellery retailer that defaulted on loans worth about 500 million dirhams ($136 million)... Read more
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Zawya
Atlas may sell healthcare entity, GCC stores to repay loansRetailAtlas may sell healthcare entity, GCC stores to repay loans Wednesday, Sep 02,
Atlas may sell healthcare entity, GCC stores to repay loansRetail
Zawya / Posted 8 hours ago
Atlas may sell healthcare entity, GCC stores to repay loans Wednesday, Sep 02, 2015 With the bail of Atlas Jewellery founder and chairman MM Ramachandran reportedly rejected, he is now considering putting up his prime asset — a successfully running... Read more
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New Kerala
IOA chief 'disappointed' after HC takes away award Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president N. Ramachandran has expressed his
IOA chief 'disappointed' after HC takes away award
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president N. Ramachandran has expressed his disappointment after being stripped of the Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puraskar by the Delhi High Court. "I am travelling... Read more
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Zawya
Atlas Jewellery group's woes multiplyCommoditiesAtlas Jewellery group's woes multiply There is, however, skepticism in the ind
Atlas Jewellery group's woes multiplyCommodities
Zawya / Posted 3 days ago
Atlas Jewellery group's woes multiply There is, however, skepticism in the industry on their chances of recovery. Last week, 15 banks met in Dubai to decide on future strategy and formed a steering committee to press on action. A second follow-up... Read more
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Gulf News
Atlas Jewellery group’s woes multiplyBanks firm on planning a strategy to recover a total of Dh550 million owed to t
Atlas Jewellery group’s woes multiply
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
Banks firm on planning a strategy to recover a total of Dh550 million owed to them by the group By Suchitra Bajpai Chaudhary, Senior Reporter Dubai: Banks that were involved in extending credit facilities to Atlas Jewellery chain founder and... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Seri’, ‘kuppam’ have become derogatory words over the yearsWriter and former VCK MLA Ravikumar said that the functional meaning of these w
‘Seri’, ‘kuppam’ have become derogatory words over the years
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Writer and former VCK MLA Ravikumar said that the functional meaning of these words had become insulting to Dalits. Former IAS officer P. Sivakami’s petition in the Madras High Court seeking the removal from government records of terms such as... Read more
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The Hindu
UNGA president-elect sounds ‘positive’ in talks with SushmaMeeting comes ahead of key U.N. decision on Security Council expansion. As Ind
UNGA president-elect sounds ‘positive’ in talks with Sushma
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Meeting comes ahead of key U.N. decision on Security Council expansion. As India’s hopes for the U.N. Security Council expansion process hinge on a vote at the United Nations in the next fortnight, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met with... Read more
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The Hindu
Eye on polls, Jayalalithaa announces IT core team of AIADMKThe party used FB and WhatsApp extensively during 2014 LS poll campaign AIADMK
Eye on polls, Jayalalithaa announces IT core team of AIADMK
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
The party used FB and WhatsApp extensively during 2014 LS poll campaign AIADMK general secretary Jayalalithaa on Saturday announced the core team that will lead the party’s Information Technology wing. R. Balu of Dharmapuri, who has an M.Tech and... Read more
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The Hindu
Simple steps to stave off dengueThis monsoon, watch out for danger signs and see a doctor if symptoms persist
Simple steps to stave off dengue
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
This monsoon, watch out for danger signs and see a doctor if symptoms persist The monsoon will soon begin while the rains will be a welcome relief from the heat, doctors are warning residents to stay vigilant about fevers and be careful while... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
More GE hopefuls spotted outside Elections DepartmentSINGAPORE: More potential candidates for the upcoming General Election showed u
More GE hopefuls spotted outside Elections Department
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
SINGAPORE: More potential candidates for the upcoming General Election showed up at the Elections Department’s (ELD) office on Friday (Aug 28) – the last day for submissions of political donation and minority certificates to the department. First to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
More GE hopefuls spotted outside Elections DepartmentSINGAPORE: More potential candidates for the upcoming General Election showed u
More GE hopefuls spotted outside Elections Department
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
SINGAPORE: More potential candidates for the upcoming General Election showed up at the Elections Department’s (ELD) office on Friday (Aug 28) – the last day for submissions of political donation and minority certificates to the department. First to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Proposal for three more squash events in 2016 SukmaLau (back row, second from left) giving the thumbs-up to the young players taki
Proposal for three more squash events in 2016 Sukma
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Lau (back row, second from left) giving the thumbs-up to the young players taking part in the CMS Sibu-leg. SIBU: The Squash Racquets Association of Malaysia (SRAM) is pushing for three more squash events to be included for the 2016 Sukma to be... Read more
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The Hindu
Heritage tag spurs uneasePeople in Chennai's southern suburbs have been waging a non-stop battle, demand
Heritage tag spurs unease
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
People in Chennai's southern suburbs have been waging a non-stop battle, demanding that a heritage notification for several monuments be revoked. Ever since the Central government notification came five years ago on the protection of certain... Read more
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The Hindu
Heritage tag spurs uneaseFive-year-old issue refuses to boil down ver since the Central government noti
Heritage tag spurs unease
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Five-year-old issue refuses to boil down ver since the Central government notification came five years ago on the protection of certain monuments of public importance and the subsequent regulation on building activity around them, people in the... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Recognise sub-sects under common name’6 sub-sects in Scheduled Caste could have a common name as Devendra Kula Vellal
‘Recognise sub-sects under common name’
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
6 sub-sects in Scheduled Caste could have a common name as Devendra Kula Vellalars. The State government must recognise six sub-sects in Scheduled Castes under a common name, Devendra Kula Vellalars, said Puthiya Tamilagam leader K.... Read more
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The Hindu
Concerted efforts on to revive Nokia facilityState government and Fast Track Task Force are working on a plan The Tamil Nad
Concerted efforts on to revive Nokia facility
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
State government and Fast Track Task Force are working on a plan The Tamil Nadu government and the Fast Track Task Force (FTTF) set up by the Department of Electronics and IT, to re-establish growth in mobile handsets and component manufacturing... Read more
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The Hindu
Anuradha Roy, long-listed for Man Booker Prize 2015, speaks to Manoj Ramachandran about her latest novel Sleeping on Jupiter. The language of imagery is very strong in your narrative. How difficult was i
Anuradha Roy, long-listed for Man Booker Prize 2015, speaks to Manoj Ramachandran about her latest novel Sleeping on Jupiter.
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
The language of imagery is very strong in your narrative. How difficult was it for you to let go of the characters after... Read more
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The Hindu
Concerted efforts on to revive Nokia facilityState government and Fast Track Task Force are working on a plan; set deadlines
Concerted efforts on to revive Nokia facility
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
State government and Fast Track Task Force are working on a plan; set deadlines for job creation The Tamil Nadu government and the Fast Track Task Force (FTTF) set up by the Department of Electronics and IT, to re-establish growth in mobile handsets... Read more
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Business Standard India
Artist Chameli Ramachandran brings her experiences to her canvasChameli Ramachandran’s paintings are a mirror to her soul. One glimpse of her a
Artist Chameli Ramachandran brings her experiences to her canvas
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
Chameli Ramachandran’s paintings are a mirror to her soul. One glimpse of her artwork and you get a sense of having known her a long time. So, when she climbs up the stairs to reach the Vadehra Art Gallery where “Nirmalya”, an exhibition of her... Read more
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The Hindu
N. Ramachandran: Don’t judge me todayThe Indian Olympic Association’s president N. Ramachandran has his plate full,
N. Ramachandran: Don’t judge me today
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
The Indian Olympic Association’s president N. Ramachandran has his plate full, and he is not complaining. The infighting among the IOA members and two rival factions in boxing and basketball fighting each other have made his job that much... Read more
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New Kerala
CBI registers disproportionate assets case against Raja, 16 others (Third Lead) The CBI on Wednesday said it has registered a disproportionate a
CBI registers disproportionate assets case against Raja, 16 others
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
(Third Lead) The CBI on Wednesday said it has registered a disproportionate assets case against former telecom minister and DMK leader A. Raja and 16 others. The others booked in... Read more
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Slate
Irritated by the Sound of Chewing, Lip-Smacking, or Sniffing? Misophonia Means You Are Not Alone.Health and medicine explained. When I first read a description of misophonia,
Irritated by the Sound of Chewing, Lip-Smacking, or Sniffing? Misophonia Means You Are Not Alone.
Slate / Posted 14 days ago
Health and medicine explained. When I first read a description of misophonia, my reaction was: Other people have this?! This intense, angry reaction to everyday sounds like chewing, lip-smacking, sniffing, and pen-clicking—sounds that other people... Read more
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The Hindu
6 PMK cadre held on charges of murdering Tasmac salesmanUpdated: August 19, 2015 05:33 IST Six cadres of Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK)
6 PMK cadre held on charges of murdering Tasmac salesman
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
Updated: August 19, 2015 05:33 IST Six cadres of Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) were arrested on charges of murdering T. Selvam (40), a salesman at Tasmac liquor outlet in Pudupalayam in Attur.... Read more
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The Hindu
Take 3:Three one-act plays - Citizen reiewsThumbs up to Grand Rehearsal Timothy proved that slapstick writing is alive an
Take 3:Three one-act plays - Citizen reiews
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
Thumbs up to Grand Rehearsal Timothy proved that slapstick writing is alive and well. The script was premised on silly friends and sillier situations and the narrative was anything but convincing. The actors did their parts well, but if you start on... Read more
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The Hindu
Launch of Ramli Ibrahim's Quintessential SutraWell-known Odissi dancer Ramli Ibrahim’s book, launched in the city recently, t
Launch of Ramli Ibrahim's Quintessential Sutra
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
Well-known Odissi dancer Ramli Ibrahim’s book, launched in the city recently, traces his art and life through photographs It wasn’t hard to spot Datuk Ramli Ibrahim. Dressed in a floral peach shirt, light brown trousers and a perpetual smile, the... Read more
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Gulf News
Modi profileThe persona of Indian prime minister By Ajay Jha, Correspondent and Karuna Mad
Modi profile
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
The persona of Indian prime minister By Ajay Jha, Correspondent and Karuna Madan, Correspondents Birth & family backgroundNarendra Modi is best known for rising from a humble background to becoming the Prime Minister of India. He is the first Prime... Read more
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The Hindu
Slice of life in tale of yoreIf you thought Ramayana was a tale of yore, think again. The stories and the sc
Slice of life in tale of yore
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
If you thought Ramayana was a tale of yore, think again. The stories and the scenario presented in the epic by Valmiki may resemble some of the scenarios in our day-to-day life, says artist Valsan Koorma Kolleri. Kolleri finds many parallels to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PAP unveils Ang Mo Kio GRC slateSINGAPORE: The People’s Action Party (PAP) on Saturday (Aug 15) officially intr
PAP unveils Ang Mo Kio GRC slate
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
SINGAPORE: The People’s Action Party (PAP) on Saturday (Aug 15) officially introduced its new candidates for Ang Mo Kio Group Representation Constituency (GRC) for the coming General Election. Joining the six-member GRC are Mr Darryl David and Dr... Read more
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The Hindu
One venue and one occasion but different styles and many dancersSprightly performances by various artists marked the 30 dance festival of Polla
One venue and one occasion but different styles and many dancers
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Sprightly performances by various artists marked the 30 dance festival of Pollachi Tamizh Isai Sangam. Fluid movements, graceful tribangi postures and statuesque poses marked the Odissi performance of Gokulsree Das and Shatabdi Mallik (disciples of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S.$ 41 Million to Strengthen HIV and TB Response in SudanNew York — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Federal Ministr
U.S.$ 41 Million to Strengthen HIV and TB Response in Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
New York — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Federal Ministry of Health in Sudan and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM) have announced two new partnership agreements totaling US$ 41 million for Sudan,... Read more
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Business Standard India
45% of India's coastline facing erosionA seawall set up near Pondicherry to stop shoreline erosion. As much as 45% of
45% of India's coastline facing erosion
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
A seawall set up near Pondicherry to stop shoreline erosion. As much as 45% of India’s 8,414-km long coastline is facing erosion, according to a new study based on satellite data over 15 years, published in the Indian Academy of Science’s journal... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Critically understaffed Marillac hires 
5 new doctors, expects more to comeCritically understaffed Marillac hires 5 new doctors, expects more to comeCriti
Critically understaffed Marillac hires 
5 new doctors, expects more to come
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
Critically understaffed Marillac hires 5 new doctors, expects more to comeCritically understaffed Marillac hires 5 new doctors, expects more to come New physician Katherine McCrea at the Marrilac Clinic positions a light on Krista Chacon, Clinical... Read more
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The Hindu
Liquor ban: Prohibition is a camphor in a ring of fireEuropeans have their first drinks in public and when tipsy move into the confin
Liquor ban: Prohibition is a camphor in a ring of fire
The Hindu / Posted 25 days ago
Europeans have their first drinks in public and when tipsy move into the confines of their homes; Tamils, on the other hand, drink under cover and once drunk are out on the streets rolling in the gutter with scarcely a vestment on them, or so C.N... Read more
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Business Standard India
T E Narasimhan: The politics, possible ramifications of prohibitionThe anti-liquor movement is becoming stronger. The state Opposition has latched
T E Narasimhan: The politics, possible ramifications of prohibition
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
The anti-liquor movement is becoming stronger. The state Opposition has latched on to it even as a blanket ban seems impracticalThe anti-liquor movement is becoming stronger. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
M Ramachandran: Lessons from LondonLondon's problems relating to public transport, affordable housing, road safety
M Ramachandran: Lessons from London
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
London's problems relating to public transport, affordable housing, road safety hold out lessons for India's big cities as well. Failure to address them will turn them into crisesLondon's problems relating to public... Read more
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Market Watch
Cablevision posts subscriber growth on data gainsCablevision Systems Corp. Chief Executive James Dolan assured investors that a
Cablevision posts subscriber growth on data gains
Market Watch / Posted 26 days ago
Cablevision Systems Corp. Chief Executive James Dolan assured investors that a "landslide" of cord-cutting likely won't happen in the near-term, though he projected declines over the next several years. "I don't think the sky is falling quite yet,"... Read more
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New Kerala
Parliament canteen subsidy debate continues As the debate on the subsidy given to the MPs canteen in Parliament House com
Parliament canteen subsidy debate continues
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
As the debate on the subsidy given to the MPs canteen in Parliament House complex continues, an online petition urging the government to do away with the concession is getting the backing of people, with... Read more
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Washington Post
How the crowdfunding dream machine has changed everything for artistsStar Johnson wrote, directed and produced the musical "How to Quit Your Day Job
How the crowdfunding dream machine has changed everything for artists
Washington Post / Posted 27 days ago
Star Johnson wrote, directed and produced the musical "How to Quit Your Day Job!" using $2,500 raised during a 12-day Kickstarter campaign. It was a hit at the Capital Fringe Festival 2015. (Amanda Voisard/For the Washington Post) Karin Ringheim had... Read more
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Washington Post
How the crowdfunding dream machine has changed everything for artistsStar Johnson wrote, directed and produced the musical "How to Quit Your Day Job
How the crowdfunding dream machine has changed everything for artists
Washington Post / Posted 27 days ago
Star Johnson wrote, directed and produced the musical "How to Quit Your Day Job!" using $2,500 raised during a 12-day Kickstarter campaign. It was a hit at the Capital Fringe Festival 2015. (Amanda Voisard/For the Washington Post) Karin Ringheim had... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Op-ed: Stamford Hospital’s unsung heroesWe have a gem of a hospital right here in Stamford with many unsung local heroe
Op-ed: Stamford Hospital’s unsung heroes
Greenwich Time / Posted 27 days ago
We have a gem of a hospital right here in Stamford with many unsung local heroes and I have experienced it first-hand. On June 10 just as I was getting ready to go to work, I experienced a stroke caused by a blood clot in my brain. My son called 911... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Op-ed: Stamford Hospital’s unsung heroesWe have a gem of a hospital right here in Stamford with many unsung local heroe
Op-ed: Stamford Hospital’s unsung heroes
Stamford Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
We have a gem of a hospital right here in Stamford with many unsung local heroes and I have experienced it first-hand. On June 10 just as I was getting ready to go to work, I experienced a stroke caused by a blood clot in my brain. My son called 911... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Cord-cutting: Cable channels hit on subscriber losses – MacDailyNews“The latest round of earnings from major media companies is stoking fears that
Cord-cutting: Cable channels hit on subscriber losses – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 27 days ago
“The latest round of earnings from major media companies is stoking fears that as more consumers drop their traditional pay-TV services, the long-term health of the industry’s biggest players will be threatened,” Joe Flint and Shalini Ramachandran... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cybercrime Law Takes Effect Next MonthThe widely contested Cybercrime Act, 2015 is set to become operational next mon
Cybercrime Law Takes Effect Next Month
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
The widely contested Cybercrime Act, 2015 is set to become operational next month, the Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Communication, Science and Technology, Mr John Mngodo, said in Dar es Salaam. Mr Mngodo said this during the sixth... Read more
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Business Standard India
Wegilant raises $500,000 in pre Series-A roundWegilant, a mobile app security start-up, has raised $500,000 from existing inv
Wegilant raises $500,000 in pre Series-A round
Business Standard India / Posted 28 days ago
Wegilant, a mobile app security start-up, has raised $500,000 from existing investors in a pre-series A round. The investors include Ravi Gururaj, Chairman, Nasscom Product Council; Gaurav Sharma, director, Yahoo; Viswanath Ramachandran, Ex-Gupshup... Read more
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asianage
Speaker’s decision an indiscretionThe suspension of 25 Congress Lok Sabha MPs — for five days — by Speaker Sumitr
Speaker’s decision an indiscretion
asianage / Posted 28 days ago
The suspension of 25 Congress Lok Sabha MPs — for five days — by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan marks a new in Parliament. If we overlook the party political aspects of the matter, what stands out is that the main Opposition party has been as good as ousted... Read more
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asianage
Speaker's decision an indiscretionThe suspension of 25 Congress Lok Sabha MPs — for five days — by Speaker Sumitr
Speaker's decision an indiscretion
asianage / Posted 28 days ago
The suspension of 25 Congress Lok Sabha MPs — for five days — by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan marks a new in Parliament. If we overlook the party political aspects of the matter, what stands out is that the main Opposition party has been as good as ousted... Read more
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The Hindu
Government transacts businessThe stalemate in Parliament continued on Wednesday with both the government and
Government transacts business
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
The stalemate in Parliament continued on Wednesday with both the government and the Congress sticking to their positions and the government deciding to utilise the Opposition boycott to transact some business in the Lok Sabha. Highly placed sources... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
NHL And Major League Baseball Announce Digital Content PartnershipEver since the National Hockey League started hosting outdoor games in Major Le
NHL And Major League Baseball Announce Digital Content Partnership
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 29 days ago
Ever since the National Hockey League started hosting outdoor games in Major League Baseball’s most storied parks—like the New York Rangers taking on the New Jersey Devils in Yankee Stadium in 2014—the two leagues have shared a cordial but distant... Read more
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asianage
Murder of democracy, says Sonia Gandhi as she leads protest against suspension of lawmakersCongress President Sonia Gandhi, Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and former PM Manm
Murder of democracy, says Sonia Gandhi as she leads protest against suspension of lawmakers
asianage / Posted 30 days ago
Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and former PM Manmohan Singh at the protest outside Parliament LS Speaker suspended 25 Congress MPs for 5 days for disrupting the House New Delhi: The Congress came out in full strength... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Sumitra Mahajan suspends 25 Congress members for five daysAgencies, New Delhi Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today suspended 25 Congr
Sumitra Mahajan suspends 25 Congress members for five days
Central Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
Agencies, New Delhi Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today suspended 25 Congress Members for five days for trooping into the Well and displaying placards after the main Opposition party raised an unprecedented storm over the ‘Lalitgate’ and Vyapam... Read more
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