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Top news at 4 pm: Shashi Tharoor calls Republic TV a 'banana republic' channel, BJP becomes largest party in RS and more

Here is what's making news this Friday morning. Get the latest top news from across India as well as the latest breaking news from across the world with live updates here.

These tweets show Donald Trump's contempt for media has not waned

Trump, who is known for his wish-washy and flippant stance on several issues has constantly berated the media.

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New aviation policy has fare cap for 1-hour routes: Rs 2,500

If approved by the Cabinet, the policy will enable new carriers like AirAsia India and Vistara — both operated by the Tata Group via joint ventures with foreign carriers — to operate internationally.

To control dengue, India needs to move beyond fumigation: Australian expert

peaking to The Indian Express, Prof. Scott Ritchie from the James Cook University in Australia said fumigation does not work well, especially for the Aedes Aegypti mosquito which has a tendency to go indoors.

One killed in clash at Ramdev herbal park, police deployed

On Wednesday, violence had erupted near the Patanjali Food and Herbal Park following a demonstration held by the local truckers’ union.

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After April 25 quake, this was biggest aftershock

Tuesday’s 7.3 quake was the biggest of them all but about five times weaker in terms of energy released compared to last month’s earthquake.

Dismayed ICC condemns Lahore attack

ICC condemned the gun attack on Sri Lankan team in Lahore,saying it was very upsetting for the wider cricket family.

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CBI registers FIR in ICICI Bank-Videocon loan case

Months after the preliminary inquiry to probe the alleged irregularities in the Rs 3,250 crore ICICI Bank-Videocon loan case, CBI has filed an FIR in the matter against the Kochhars and Videocon group's Venugopal Dhoot.

Doctor by profession, traffic man by choice

8 years ago after he witnessed an ambulance ferrying a critical patient to a hospital got stuck in the middle of a traffic jam, Dr Krishna Yadav decided to be a traffic man.

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Beware of Tyre Killers!

Living in Noida? Beware of tyre Killers ahead because driving on the wrong side of the road can result in bursting of your tyres. Noida authority is installing tyre killers in Noida to discourage wrong-side driving.

Ramnath Goenka Awards: 5 key takeaways from Rajnath Singh's speech

The 13th edition of the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards was held recently in New Delhi. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh delivered the Keynote Address at the event. Here are 5 takeaways from his speech.

RNG Awards 2019: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Delivering The Keynote Address

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh delivers the keynote address at The Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards after presenting awards to 29 winners in 18 categories across print, broadcast and purely-digital for outstanding work done in 2017.

WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental super middleweight champion Vijender Singh to spread wings to USA

Indian Boxing star Vijender Singh will be making his US debut next year under the Top Rank banner. The 2008 Olympic bronze-medallist has signed a multi-year deal with legendary businessman Bob Arum.

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'Left to me, I would make Mayawati PM now: Bhim Army's Chandrashekhar at Idea Exchange

Chandrashekhar AzadBhim Army co-founder and chief talks about where his organisation fits into the politics of the country, his views on the Congress and the BJP.

Inter-State Wheelchair Cricket Tournament Played At Panjab University Ground In Chandigarh

Batting first, Uttar Pradesh scored 122 runs in 12 overs. Anmol scored 51 runs while Irfan Haider contributed 24 runs. Punjab scored the winning runs on the last ball with skipper Veer Singh hitting a six. Veer Singh was unbeaten on 79 runs including 13 fours and four sixes. He was declared Best Batsman and […]

Bharatiya Kisan Union Activists Protest Near YPS Chowk In Mohali

The Punjab police on Monday stopped farmers protesting against the non-payment of dues amounting to Rs 100 crore by the state government from entering Chandigarh as they planned to ‘gherao’ Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh’s residence. To know more about the story watch out the video

Nitish Kumar Resigns As The CM Of Bihar

Nitish Kumar has resigned as the Chief Minister of Bihar. Kumar has submitted his resignation to Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. The decision to quit was taken by Kumar at a meeting of JDU MLAs on Wednesday evening. The MLAs reportedly endorsed his decision to quit. The latest development will only widen the rift between the two parties. Talking […]

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