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Rashtrapati Bhawan, Trinamool Congress, Mamata Banerjee, Pranab Mukherjee, Congress, West Bengal
Mamata building consensus on President candidate

She is backing Pranab Mukherjee, but Gopal Krishna Gandhi is also an option. Read More...

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BSP, Uttar Pradesh, Mayawati, political firewall, Naseemuddin Siddiqui, Abdul Mannan, Bahujan Volunteer Force
In panic mode, Maya destroys party firewall

‘Mayawati had never imagined that her conversations on landline phones would be recorded by Siddiqui’. Read More...

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Narmada river, Amarkantak, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Madhya Pradesh government, Chhattisgarh, Raman Singh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Narmada saved us, but people did not care for her, says PM

PM Modi referred to the massive sand mining that has depleted rivers. Read More...

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Superstars, southern politics, Rajinikanth, Tamil Nadu, Pawan Kalyan, Andhra Pradesh, Chennai, news, electoral arena
Superstars stir up southern politics

Rajinikanth in Tamil Nadu and Pawan Kalyan in Andhra Pradesh are in the news for reasons other than films.Read More...

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Baahubali 2, film’s Indian collections, oversees revenues, Indian cinema, Arka Media, Hyderabad, Baahubali-2, The Conclusion,  sequel of Baahubali, Baahubali the Beginning, VFX works, Dangal, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Sultan, Chennai Express, BJP government, Kabali, Union I&B Minister, Make in India
Baahubali 2 races towards the Rs 2,000 cr mark

In 21 days, the film’s Indian collections netted Rs 1,230 crore, while oversees revenues drew Rs 275 crore.Read More...

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Vinod Tawde, Maharashtra, Pustakancha Gaon, Pustakancha Gaon,  village Bhilar, Marathi language and literature
‘Maharashtra’s village of books will encourage reading habit’

Maharashtra Education Minister Vinod Tawde speaks on Pustakancha Gaon. Read More...

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Hurriyat, Pakistan, hawala route, Central intelligence agencies, separatists, Kashmir valley, Kashmir, ISI
‘Agencies knew about Hurriyat’s Pak money trail’

Agencies have enough proof that the separatists are receiving funds through the hawala route. Read More...

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Saragarhi And The Defence Of The Samana Forts, Tirah Campaign, Amarinder Singh, Pankaj Vohra, NCE, Last Stands, Durand Line, Saragarhi
Book Review: The forgotten battle of Saragarhi brought to life by Amarinder Singh

The 1897 battle was fought in the Tirah region, which is now part of Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas. Read More...

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RERA, BJP, Real Estate, M. Venkaiah Naidu, RERA Act, Maharashtra, Abhay Upadhyay
States delay RERA implementation, dilute provisions

The states are blocking the Centre’s landmark initiative to create transparency in the real estate sector as only 14 of them, including Union Territories, have so far implemented the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act (RERA), 2016. Read More...

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Pharmacists, AMRIT, HLL Lifecare Limited, Narendra Modi, AMRIT Retail Pharmacy Scheme, Indian Pharmacist Association
Chemists resist PM Modi’s low-cost AMRIT pharmacies

Pharmacists, distributors opposed to the high discounts offered to patients. Read More...

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BJP, Feroze Varun Gandhi, Anna Hazare, Legislative Assembly, People Amendment Bill 2016,  Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, Indian democracy
Hazare supports Varun’s right to recall bill

Hazare went a step further, saying that there should be a provision of ‘Right to Reject’ too. Read More...

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shell companies, Centre, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, MCA, ED, BTPAA
Centre to create database of shell companies

The Centre has decided to create a database of shell companies and their directors as part of a crackdown on such firms mushrooming across the country. A task force chaired jointly by the Revenue Secretary and the Corporate Affairs Secretary has been mandated to coordinate action against these dubious companies, sources have said. Read More...

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Ministry of Finance, PMLA, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, Financial Intelligence Unit, NIPFP, Real Estate, NIPFP
Property dealers will be brought under PMLA

The Ministry of Finance is likely to issue a notification to bring property dealers under the ambit of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) by the end of this year. Read More...

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Delhi Metro, DMRC, revision in fares, Metro ridership, Fare hike, Metro officials
Fare hike has minimal impact on Metro ridership

‘The exact figures following the revision in fares are yet to be compiled’. Read More...

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NCR, AAP, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, swine flu , Ram Manohar Lohia, World Health Organisation
Swine flu back in the city, 53 test positive

Both Delhi government and the Centre have denied any swine flu-related deaths in the national capital. Read More...

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Automobile bodies, Global Road Safety Week,  Automobile Association of Upper India, FIAA regional clubs, T.K. Malhotra,
Automobile bodies mark Global Road Safety Week

The 4th Global Road Safety Week, focusing on safe driving and speed management on roads, was marked last week by the Federation of Indian Automobile Associations (FIAA) in collaboration with its regional automobile associations. Read More...

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African countries, international solar alliance, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, International Solar Alliance, Framework Agreement, Paris Climate Summit, Narendra Modi
India seeks cooperation of African countries on international solar alliance

So far 25 countries have signed the Framework Agreement of ISA. Read More...

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Amarkantak, Indira Gandhi, Sunderlal Patwa, Narmada river, Congress, Arjun Singh, Digvijaya Singh
No leader flies over Narmada birthplace in Amarkantak

The saying goes that whoever has flown over the spot from where the Narmada river originates in Amarkantak, has lost his post or life soon. Read More...

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EVM, EC, CEC, Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail System, Election Commission of India
EVM challenge will start from 3 June: EC

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has thrown an open challenge to all national and state political parties from 3 June onward to hack Electronic Voting Machines. Read More...

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Police, forces, handedness, youth, militancy, South Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir, CM Mehbooba, Mehbooba Mufti, Keegam police, Special Operation Group
‘Police, forces’ high handedness pushing youth to militancy’

The hatred against the police is deep rooted in South Kashmir, and it can explode into a big incident. Read More...

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IT, BPO, massive layoffs, Indian IT industry, Gautam Sinha, BPM industries,  Jan Dhan Yojana, ASSOCHAM
‘IT, BPO sectors may see massive layoffs’

‘Those with less work experience but high skills will be able to sail through’. Read More...

Business
Jharkhand, MoU, Ranchi, SME, Raghubar Das, obal investors’ summit
Jharkhand kickstarts 21 projects worth RS 700 crore

These projects will have the potential of generating 21,000-plus direct jobs. Read More...

Business
Brexit agreement, Theresa May, UK, EU, European Court of Human Rights, Jeremy Corbyn, George Osborne
‘May’s govt will lower taxes, improve national wages’

‘The final Brexit agreement will be subject to a vote in both Houses of Parliament’. Read More...

World
ISI, Narendra Damodardas Modi, GHQ Rawalpindi, Kuala Lumpur, Zero Tolerance policy, PMO, Madhav Das Nalapat
PM Modi cleansing system of hawala-narcotics influence

Modi has examined the records of officials under suspicion of having links to the hawala-narcotics industry. Read More...

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RTI, FCI, Ram Gupta, Himachal Pradesh, Food Corporation of India, C.R. Chaudhary, Central pool stocks
62,000 tonnes of food grains damaged in FCI godowns in six years

Around 62,000 tonnes of food grains, mainly rice and wheat, have been damaged in the last six years in the storage facilities of Food Corporation of India (FCI). Read More...

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Team India, captain Sreejesh, Manpreet Singh, Malaysia, England, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, tournament, World League, Europe, Rio Olympics, Canada, Netherlands, Pakistan
Manpreet readies himself for the big challenge

The Punjab player says he is confident to lead Team India in the absence of regular captain Sreejesh in the three-nation and World League semi-finals to be held in Europe.Read More...

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ISI, Narendra Damodardas Modi, GHQ Rawalpindi, Kuala Lumpur, Zero Tolerance policy, PMO, Madhav Das Nalapat
PM Modi cleansing system of hawala-narcotics influence

Modi has examined the records of officials under suspicion of having links to the hawala-narcotics industry. Read More...

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Azhar Hajini, North Kashmir, TV show, Aapke khat, aapke geet, Wahab Dramatic Club, J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages,  Grees sund Ghar
Kashmir’s TV heart-throb inspires youth to dream big and never give up

‘We can’t change someone’s destiny, but together we can sail through,’ Azhar Hajini tells Anando Bhakto, as he narrates his own struggle in building a media career in strife-torn Kashmir, where no training was available and opportunities were scarce. Read More...

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BSP, Uttar Pradesh, Mayawati, political firewall, Naseemuddin Siddiqui, Abdul Mannan, Bahujan Volunteer Force
In panic mode, Maya destroys party firewall

‘Mayawati had never imagined that her conversations on landline phones would be recorded by Siddiqui’. Read More...

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Bitcoin, Online exchanges, cryptocurrencies, BTCXIndia, Unocoin, Zebpay, SearchTrade, CoinSecure
Online exchanges where you can buy & sell Bitcoin

Bitcoin is a digital asset and payment system, with some $9.1 billion worth in global circulation as of August 2016. It is considered by many to be the most successful and game-changing cryptocurrency ever created. Read More...

Tech
Sunaina Bhatnagar, Global Media and Communication, Dear Maya, Manisha Koirala, Bollywood, filmmakers, directorial debut
‘It takes extra effort for women to survive in this industry’

Filmmaker Sunaina Bhatnagar speaks to Preeti Singh about making her directorial debut in Bollywood, and about the challenges of being a woman in a decidedly male-dominated industry.  Read More...

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