Elections 2016
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May 3, 2016 4:17 pm

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday accused the BJP of inciting the separate statehood movements in Coochbehar district and Darjeeling sub-division in West Bengal for narrow political gains. The two districts have witnessed for some years agitation for separate states. While it has been led by the Greater Coochbehar People’s association in Coochbehar, that in the Darjeeling subdivision is spearheaded […]

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May 3, 2016 4:23 pm

Members of USCIRF were denied visas by Indian government early this year on the argument that religious freedom is enshrined in the constitution and any foreign third party has no locus standi to comment or investigate on it.

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May 3, 2016 4:02 pm

Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju told Rajya Sabha that every safety procedure is being followed by Air India as "no deficiency" would be allowed in the Indian airspace.

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May 3, 2016 4:14 pm

The report suggests that Pathankot airbase's security cover was not robust and had a poorly guarded perimeter wall.

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May 3, 2016 3:37 pm

The bench also said if suggestions are given by Tuesday, then it will hear the matter Wednesday.

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May 3, 2016 3:30 pm

Even though the main battle is between UDF and LDF, the NDA has made the electoral contest triangular in many constituencies.

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May 3, 2016 2:59 pm

Raising the issue when the House met for the day, Derek O'Brien (TMC) said rule 255 was invoked by the Chairman Hamid Ansari yesterday, which his colleague Roy complied with.

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May 3, 2016 2:54 pm

The Chief Minister asked the Board to take a cue from similar religious organizations functioning in the state, which by prudent use of their assets and endowment money, have been able to create a huge social sector infrastructure base.

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May 3, 2016 4:13 pm

Rahul Gandhi was asked about BJP MP Kirit Somaiya's letter to ED and CBI

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May 3, 2016 2:59 pm

However, between May 2015 and April 2016, a special drive was launched to fill up the vacancies which had resulted in filling up of 10,000 posts.

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May 3, 2016 2:41 pm

During the brief hearing, the bench repeated its suggestion that the Centre should consider holding a floor test in the Assembly under its supervision to ascertain the actual situation.

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May 3, 2016 2:13 pm

CBI officials had questioned Tyagi on various aspects of the case including his alleged links with middlemen, his alleged trips to Italy, reasons behind changing specifications, and relations with his cousins, sources said.

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May 3, 2016 3:09 pm

Raising the issue through a Zero Hour mention, Bhupinder Singh (BJD) said Maharaja Ranjit Singh had willed that the Kohinoor diamond be given to Jagannath Temple.

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May 3, 2016 12:53 pm

Like most primary schools in Punjab, its condition was in shambles

May 3, 2016 1:04 pm

Maximum temperate in Nagpur is likely to touch a sweltering 45 degrees.

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May 3, 2016 12:17 pm

Excitement is palpable among the voters, who till recently belonged to no country and hence were devoid of any right belonging to a citizen.

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May 3, 2016 12:15 pm

Mamata Banerjee said the alliance was means for the Congress to survive in Bengal

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May 3, 2016 12:26 pm

At the meeting, the Prime Minister maintained that the commitment that the government had made to the people has been fulfilled.

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May 3, 2016 1:03 pm

The incident is similar to the chilling December 2012 Nirbhaya rape case

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May 3, 2016 12:31 pm

The petition which was filed before the bench in Goa recently has sought to stop the state government from proceeding on the Act which no longer accords 'tree' status to the coconut tree.

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May 3, 2016 7:35 am

Records from the Registrar of Companies show that just three weeks earlier, on September 3, 2009, the company had also appointed Delhi lawyer Gautam Khaitan, another accused in the scam, on its board as an additional director and later redesignated him as a director on the board on November 25, 2009.

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May 3, 2016 5:18 am

The play was aimed at showcasing “developed, progressive Gujarat” that is open to the idea of “love between communities”.

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May 3, 2016 5:13 am

Speaking at the round table discussion on the report, former Law Commission Chairman Justice AP Shah expressed his disappointment over the lack of response from the government’s side.

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May 3, 2016 5:44 am

The Army had sought demolition of the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society, contending that it posed a security threat as the building overlooks “almost the entire Colaba Military Station”.

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May 3, 2016 4:59 am

The curriculum for Class XI has been revised after more than a decade.

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May 3, 2016 7:26 am

Last week, The Indian Express reported that AgustaWestland had FIPB approval to start a joint venture facility with Tata Sons, called Indian Rotorcraft Ltd (IRL), for assembly of AW-199Kx helicopters in Hyderabad Aviation SEZ.

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May 3, 2016 8:00 am

While prohibitory orders under Section 144 were promulgated in Tawang town, the Army also staged a flag march, sources said.

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May 3, 2016 4:38 am

The Congress’s district unit, which claimed it put up the posters “to attract public attention”, is reportedly being made to withdraw them now after the state unit took note of the issue.

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May 3, 2016 11:50 am

The Indian Express had reported Monday that at least one investigating officer (IO) of the CBI had complained to the agency director of “huge amounts” of money having “exchanged hands” and “corrupt” senior officers contaminating some probes.

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May 3, 2016 12:08 pm

In a writ petition, the All India Railway Protection Force Association has said “outsiders” cannot be appointed to RPF, following an amendment in RPF Act and rules made in 1987.

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May 3, 2016 6:14 am

India arrested in 2012 two Italian marines on suspicion they killed two fishermen that they had mistaken for pirates while they had been escorting an oil tanker.

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May 3, 2016 4:29 am

With an eye on UP polls next year and to show the alleged nexus between SP and BJP, Congress plans to project Ajay Rai, the party MLA from Pindra constituency in Varanasi, as a “hero” as he travels from Fatehgarh Central Jail in Farrukhabad to Varanasi, following his release on Monday. Each district and city […]

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May 3, 2016 4:27 am

Consumption and spending data for the year, especially of luxury products, shows how deceptive these numbers may be and blows holes in the government’s official estimate of the number of taxpayers.

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May 3, 2016 4:23 am

Both Arun and Subhadra come from OBC families.

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May 3, 2016 4:17 am

Police identified the woman as Pooja Tiwari, a resident of Faridabad who originally hailed from Indore. She usually wrote on Faridabad-related issues.

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May 3, 2016 1:02 pm

The court said that when the central government issues a notification for NEET and the state governments also want to conduct their own CETs, the issue could be resolved between them by relying upon Article 254 of the Constitution.

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