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Central Chronicle
Allow Delhi Govt to cancel previous power agreements: KejriwalAgencies, New Delhi Accusing private power companies of selling electricity at
Allow Delhi Govt to cancel previous power agreements: Kejriwal
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
Agencies, New Delhi Accusing private power companies of selling electricity at high cost in the national capital, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to allow Delhi Government to cancel previous agreements... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Bank Rate CutThe Reserve Bank Governor MR.Raghuram Rajan has said that only Indian economy h
Bank Rate Cut
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
The Reserve Bank Governor MR.Raghuram Rajan has said that only Indian economy has inflation and it was not prevalent any other economies of the world. But the Governor must also realize that it is the only RBI in the world which is taking into... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP uses Guru functions to cosy up to SNDPThe Bharatiya Janata Party, which has been of late cosying up to the Sree Naray
BJP uses Guru functions to cosy up to SNDP
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
The Bharatiya Janata Party, which has been of late cosying up to the Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana Yogam, the powerful organisation representing the backward class Ezhava community, did not lose the opportunity to take its agenda forward by... Read more
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Business Standard India
Patent Office refuses divisional application for Wyeth's antibiotic combinationThe Patent Office observed that the application contains same set of claims as
Patent Office refuses divisional application for Wyeth's antibiotic combination
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The Patent Office observed that the application contains same set of claims as that of the parent application and thus it is not patentable. The decision comes on Wyeth Holdings Corporation's divisional application titled Compositions containing... Read more
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The Hindu
Veterans plan OROP as Bihar election issueA campaign by ex-servicemen in Patna ahead of the Bihar elections is likely to
Veterans plan OROP as Bihar election issue
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
A campaign by ex-servicemen in Patna ahead of the Bihar elections is likely to have political implications for the NDA combine. Military veterans, whose protest for the implementation of the one rank, one pension scheme entered the 76th day here on... Read more
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The Hindu
Andhra bandh: 2,000 activists arrested in SrikakulamAs many as 2,000 activists of YSR Congress Party, CPI and CPI(M) were taken int
Andhra bandh: 2,000 activists arrested in Srikakulam
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
As many as 2,000 activists of YSR Congress Party, CPI and CPI(M) were taken into custody in Srikakulam on Saturday early morning, when they tried to enforce bandh demanding Special Category Status for Andhra Pradesh. Senior leaders Dharmana Prasada... Read more
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The Hindu
Experts dwell on various measures to turn tanneries into safe environsIn the light of January 31st accident at a Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CET
Experts dwell on various measures to turn tanneries into safe environs
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
In the light of January 31st accident at a Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) at Ranipet that claimed the lives of 10 persons, the Directorate of Industrial Safety and Health, Government of Tamil Nadu has asked members of CETPs to undertake... Read more
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Business Standard India
R-Power asks PFC to buy out Sasan UMPPFirm is protesting de-allocation of Chhatrasal coal block, linked to the projec
R-Power asks PFC to buy out Sasan UMPP
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Firm is protesting de-allocation of Chhatrasal coal block, linked to the projectFirm is protesting de-allocation of Chhatrasal coal block, linked to the project After pulling the plug from the 4,000-Mw ultra mega... Read more
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The Hindu
Confer Drona awardon coach VinodExpresses displeasure at the government’s failure to maintain the records perta
Confer Drona awardon coach Vinod
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Expresses displeasure at the government’s failure to maintain the records pertaining to the nominees of Dronachaya Award for 2015 properly A day before the ceremony to confer the Dronacharya Award for 2015 is scheduled to be held at the Rashtrapati... Read more
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The Hindu
Confer Drona award on coach VinodExpresses displeasure at the government’s failure to maintain the records perta
Confer Drona award on coach Vinod
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Expresses displeasure at the government’s failure to maintain the records pertaining to the nominees of Dronachaya Award for 2015 properly A day before the ceremony to confer the Dronacharya Award for 2015 is scheduled to be held at the Rashtrapati... Read more
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New Kerala
CBI registers case in Rajasthan ambulance scam The CBI has registered a case in the alleged ambulance scam in Rajasthan in w
CBI registers case in Rajasthan ambulance scam
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The CBI has registered a case in the alleged ambulance scam in Rajasthan in which Congress leaders, including former chief minister Ashok Gehlot and former union minister Sachin Pilot, have been named,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Transporters threaten strike from Oct 1The All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) has announced indefinite strike
Transporters threaten strike from Oct 1
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) has announced indefinite strike from October 1 to press with their demands after talks with the Union government failed. The transporters said the twin issues of toll- and barrier-free movement besides... Read more
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Business Standard India
Taxi for the sky: Levitating driverless pods to connect Delhi, ManesarRs 4,000-cr Metrino project to decongest 70-km stretch, says Nitin GadkariRs 4,
Taxi for the sky: Levitating driverless pods to connect Delhi, Manesar
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Rs 4,000-cr Metrino project to decongest 70-km stretch, says Nitin GadkariRs 4,000-cr Metrino project to decongest 70-km stretch, says Nitin GadkariAfter the Metro, the national... Read more
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Aljazeera
Refugee crisis exposes massive flaws in EU governanceOne doesn't have to be an opponent of the European project to agree with eurosc
Refugee crisis exposes massive flaws in EU governance
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
One doesn't have to be an opponent of the European project to agree with eurosceptics that today's EU has evolved into something that is in dire need of fundamental reform or dissolution. First, the euro crisis that erupted in 2010 exposed the... Read more
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The Hindu
Is Bengaluru ready for PATA?All eyes will be on Bengaluru as the city is set to host the 38th edition of th
Is Bengaluru ready for PATA?
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
All eyes will be on Bengaluru as the city is set to host the 38th edition of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Travel Mart from September 6 to 8 at the BIEC, Tumakuru Road. But is the city ready to put its best foot forward? That was the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Public employees don't belong in unionsLabor unions have done a lot of good for workers and their families. However, t
Public employees don't belong in unions
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Labor unions have done a lot of good for workers and their families. However, there is one category of worker that should not reasonably be represented by a union — government employees. As an employer, government has the unique ability to pay... Read more
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asianage
Right to privacy: It’s in our DNAA Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court of India is to pronounce whether the
Right to privacy: It’s in our DNA
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court of India is to pronounce whether the right to privacy is a fundamental right or not. A three-judge division bench hearing the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar project referred the matter to the... Read more
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The Telegraph
24/7 child aid at capital stationRanchi DRM Deepak Kashyap (second from right) with IG (CID) Sampat Meena (right
24/7 child aid at capital station
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Ranchi DRM Deepak Kashyap (second from right) with IG (CID) Sampat Meena (right) and others at the helpline launch on Thursday. Picture by Hardeep Singh Technology married child rights at Ranchi station on Thursday with the launch of a 1098 kiosk to... Read more
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The Telegraph
Sanitation, sewerage & IT cost Patna a seat on smart city busBihar chief minister Nitish Kumar and his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal at
Sanitation, sewerage & IT cost Patna a seat on smart city bus
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar and his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal at the Mahabodhi Mahavihara in Bodhgaya on Thursday. Picture by Suman Patna, Aug. 27: Patna has not made it to the list of 98 smart cities declared by the Union government... Read more
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New Kerala
Sufi ideology integral part of Indian ethos, says PM Modi In his remarks during a meeting with a delegation of 40 Barelvi Sufi Scholars
Sufi ideology integral part of Indian ethos, says PM Modi
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
In his remarks during a meeting with a delegation of 40 Barelvi Sufi Scholars from various parts of the country on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that forces of extremism are... Read more
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asianage
Right to privacy It's in our DNAA Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court of India is to pronounce whether the
Right to privacy It's in our DNA
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court of India is to pronounce whether the right to privacy is a fundamental right or not. A three-judge division bench hearing the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar project referred the matter to the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Sufi ideology integral part of Indian ethos, says PM Modi In his remarks during a meeting with a delegation of 40 Barelvi Sufi Scholars
Sufi ideology integral part of Indian ethos, says PM Modi
Calcutta News / Posted 3 days ago
In his remarks during a meeting with a delegation of 40 Barelvi Sufi Scholars from various parts of the country on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that forces of extremism are... Read more
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asianage
Naga groups hopeful about Centre-NSCN (IM) agreementNSCN (IM) affirmed to continue to work with the Union government for Naga peopl
Naga groups hopeful about Centre-NSCN (IM) agreement
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
NSCN (IM) affirmed to continue to work with the Union government for Naga people Kohima: Various Naga groups have expressed hope that the recently signed agreement between the Centre and NSCN (IM) will lead to an acceptable settlement of the vexed... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cabinet relaxes exit norms for private infra playersThe divestment will now be allowed irrespective of the year the project was awa
Cabinet relaxes exit norms for private infra players
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
The divestment will now be allowed irrespective of the year the project was awarded To unlock capital stuck in the infrastructure sector, the Union government on Wednesday gave its nod to full... Read more
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asianage
Most donated corneas cannot be used for transplantHealth experts at the city’s All-India Institute of Medical Sciences have claim
Most donated corneas cannot be used for transplant
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Health experts at the city’s All-India Institute of Medical Sciences have claimed that around all the corneas retrieved from donors cannot utilised for transplant. Claiming the AIIMS transplant rate was highest in the world with around 70 per cent... Read more
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The Hindu
India likely to miss target: Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO)Poor global demand and devaluation of Chinese yuan led to low shipments in the
India likely to miss target: Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO)
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Poor global demand and devaluation of Chinese yuan led to low shipments in the first four months India is likely to miss the exports target for the fourth year in succession, unless the Centre steps in and takes corrective measures, said the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrantsBUDAPEST: Hungary's government has discussed how the army could be used to help
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrants
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BUDAPEST: Hungary's government has discussed how the army could be used to help secure the country's southern border, where a surge of migrants are entering the European Union, government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs said on Wednesday. Kovacs said any... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrantsSyrian migrants cross under a fence into Hungary at the border with Serbia, nea
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrants
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
Syrian migrants cross under a fence into Hungary at the border with Serbia, near Roszke, August 26, 2015. A Syrian migrant hands a girl to another migrant over the Hungarian-Serbian border fence, as they cross into Hungary near Roszke, August 26,... Read more
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The Star
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrantsBUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's government has discussed how the army could be u
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrants
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's government has discussed how the army could be used to help secure the country's southern border, where a surge of migrants are entering the European Union, government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs said on Wednesday. Kovacs... Read more
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Swissinfo
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrantsBUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's government has discussed how the army could be u
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrants
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's government has discussed how the army could be used to help secure the country's southern border, where a surge of migrants are entering the European Union, government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs said on Wednesday. Kovacs... Read more
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Reuters
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrantsBUDAPEST Hungary's government has discussed how the army could be used to help
Hungarian government has discussed using army to help handle migrants
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
BUDAPEST Hungary's government has discussed how the army could be used to help secure the country's southern border, where a surge of migrants are entering the European Union, government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs said on Wednesday. Kovacs said any... Read more
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The Hindu
Rs. 1-lakh cr. highway projects to be awarded this yearGadkari says by March-end, 30 km of roads would be laid a day The Union govern
Rs. 1-lakh cr. highway projects to be awarded this year
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Gadkari says by March-end, 30 km of roads would be laid a day The Union government has set a target of awarding highway projects estimated at Rs. 1 lakh crore this year and Rs. 5 lakh crore in the next four years, Union Road Transport and Highways... Read more
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The Hindu
Comment of G.R. Reddy: Hollow promise of 'special status'Given that economic benefits under the ‘Special Category’ status are minimal an
Comment of G.R. Reddy: Hollow promise of 'special status'
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Given that economic benefits under the ‘Special Category’ status are minimal and have been diluted over the years, States would be better off seeking a special package A number of States have staked their claim for the ‘Special Category’ status in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fuel for reformFalling prices an opportunity for quick reforms in oil and gasFalling prices an
Fuel for reform
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Falling prices an opportunity for quick reforms in oil and gasFalling prices an opportunity for quick reforms in oil and gasPlunging crude oil prices aren't just a boon for corporate India and the consumer. They are an invaluable... Read more
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asianage
PDP to press Centre to hold talks with Pakistan, Kashmir separatists Mehboob BegPDP chief spokesman Mehboob Beg (Photo: PTI/File) Srinagar: Ruling PDP in Jamm
PDP to press Centre to hold talks with Pakistan, Kashmir separatists Mehboob Beg
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
PDP chief spokesman Mehboob Beg (Photo: PTI/File) Srinagar: Ruling PDP in Jammu and Kashmir said it will press the Centre to hold dialogue with Pakistan and separatists, days after the scrapping of the NSA-level talks between the two... Read more
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The Hindu
Stock market mayhem: Hold on, don’t panicNow that the Sensex crashed nearly six per cent, we would advise retail investo
Stock market mayhem: Hold on, don’t panic
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Now that the Sensex crashed nearly six per cent, we would advise retail investors to take advantage of the correction. Long term fundamentals of Indian economy are strong. The recent decline in crude from $110 a barrel to $45 a barrel has allowed... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP reviews preparedness for UP panchayat polls Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls, BJP vice-president Om Mathur on M
BJP reviews preparedness for UP panchayat polls
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls, BJP vice-president Om Mathur on Monday took stock of the party's preparedness in the state and organisational work here at the party headquarters. Party... Read more
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Calcutta News
Siddaramaiah calls on PM Modi Chief Minister Siddaramaiah lead an all party delegation from Karnataka on Mo
Siddaramaiah calls on PM Modi
Calcutta News / Posted 6 days ago
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah lead an all party delegation from Karnataka on Monday when they called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an intervention in favor of an out-of-Tribunal resolution on Mahadayi River water... Read more
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New Kerala
Siddaramaiah calls on PM Modi Chief Minister Siddaramaiah lead an all party delegation from Karnataka on Mo
Siddaramaiah calls on PM Modi
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah lead an all party delegation from Karnataka on Monday when they called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an intervention in favor of an out-of-Tribunal resolution on Mahadayi River water... Read more
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New Kerala
'Special parliament session only after consensus on GST' The Union government will convene a special session of parliament to pass the
'Special parliament session only after consensus on GST'
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
The Union government will convene a special session of parliament to pass the goods and services tax (GST) bill - a constitutional amendment - only after a consensus is achieved among all... 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 7 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 7 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
India to ship 10,000 tonnes of rice bran oilIndia is expected to ship 10,000 tonne of rice bran oil this financial year aft
India to ship 10,000 tonnes of rice bran oil
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
India is expected to ship 10,000 tonne of rice bran oil this financial year after the Union Government eased restrictions on its bulk sale, giving a boost to small rice millers, an industry body said. Last year, the country exported about 2,000... Read more
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Business Standard India
A K Bhattacharya: Structured procrastination?The government appears wary of taking decisions that might have an adverse poli
A K Bhattacharya: Structured procrastination?
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
The government appears wary of taking decisions that might have an adverse political reactionThe government appears wary of taking decisions that might have an adverse political reactionThe next general... Read more
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New Kerala
Harsha Vardhan asks scientists to develop at least one strategic technology Union Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Dr. Harsha Vardha
Harsha Vardhan asks scientists to develop at least one strategic technology
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Union Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Dr. Harsha Vardhan has asked scientists to develop at least one technology in strategic sector in each laboratory... Read more
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New Kerala
UP CM inaugurates 200 power stations Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday dedicated to the peop
UP CM inaugurates 200 power stations
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday dedicated to the people 585 new power stations across the state. A total of 200 power stations of 400 KV, 220 KV, 132 KV and 33 KV became operational on... Read more
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Gulf News
Amitabh Bachchan wants his name out of Maggi scandalBollywood superstar says he was named in a petition with ‘ulterior motive’ Ind
Amitabh Bachchan wants his name out of Maggi scandal
Gulf News / Posted 9 days ago
Bollywood superstar says he was named in a petition with ‘ulterior motive’ Indian Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan, who was part of director Ramesh Sippy made movie “Sholay” in 1975, attends a press conference, as the film completes 40 years on... Read more
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New Kerala
Another terror outfit may ink peace accord: Tripura CM After the NSCN (IM), one more banned terrorist group in northeastern India -
Another terror outfit may ink peace accord: Tripura CM
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
After the NSCN (IM), one more banned terrorist group in northeastern India - the National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) - may give up arms and sign a peace pact with the government, Tripura... Read more
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The Telegraph
If it's Krishna, concern showsNew Delhi, Aug. 21: The Union government is considering a proposal to advance t
If it's Krishna, concern shows
The Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
New Delhi, Aug. 21: The Union government is considering a proposal to advance the Prime Minister's Teachers' Day interaction with students from September 5 to September 4. What difference can a solitary day make? A lot, going by the attention the... Read more
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The Hindu
Kalanithi summoned in SpiceJet TDS caseA court here issued fresh summons to Kalanithi Maran and S. Natrajhen on Friday
Kalanithi summoned in SpiceJet TDS case
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
A court here issued fresh summons to Kalanithi Maran and S. Natrajhen on Friday for allegedly not depositing in time the income tax deducted from the salaries of SpiceJet employees with the Income Tax Department when they were the chairman and... Read more
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