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Student loan bill blocked by Senate Republicans

11 June-2014, AP: Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked legislation aimed at letting people refinance their student loans at lower rates, a pre-ordained outcome that gave Democrats a fresh election-year talking point against the GOP. Student loan bill blocked by Senate Republicans The 56-38 vote fell short of the 60 that …

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PM Modi’s Address to Parliament and TRP of Loksabha TV

Pune, 11 June-2014, Parth J. S. Dave: Either truly INCLUSIVE address to the parliament from Mr. Prime Minister or not, it is not thinking matter but Media watchdogs need to evaluate it extensively. PM Modi’s Address to Parliament and TRP of Loksabha TV Yes, either he equally condemned THE PUNE INCIDENT …

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IB report to PMO: Greenpeace is a threat to national economic security

New Delhi, 11 June-2014, Priyadarshi Siddhanta/Amitav Ranjan: An Intelligence Bureau report on foreign-funded NGOs “negatively impacting economic development” in India has called Greenpeace “a threat to national economic security”, citing activities ranging from protests against nuclear and coal plants and funding of “sympathetic” research, to allegedly helping out an Aam …

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BJP shouts down Asad Owaisi as he mentions Godhra in LS

NEW DELHI, 11 JUNE-2014(PTI): Mention of Godhra riots, Ishrat Jahan and Babri Masjid demolition created uproar in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday with MIM chief and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi raking up these issues during debate on President’s address. ” I stand here as a voice of Gujarat Genocide,Congratulate U …

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Five employees of a Shillong hotel were arrested for rape attempt

Shillong. 11 June-2014(Indilens Web Team): Five employees of a Shillong hotel were arrested for attempting to rape a 31-year-old woman from Nagaland on Monday. The accused have been identified as Kajal Paul (22), Belkish Reang (23), Bharat Jamatia (26), Md. Khaliuddin (26) and Shiva Ranjan Ray (23). Five employees of …

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Modi must shut down VK Singh, but also fix army-govt ties

New Delhi, 11 June-2014, R Jagannathan: Gen VK Singh is not doing himself or the professional army he served till mid-2012 any credit by making wild allegations about the next army chief, Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag. Incensed by a government affidavit in court that rubbished the disciplinary action he …

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Stance on rape and scams: Lessons for Mamata from Modi

New Delhi, 11 JUNE-2014,Piyasree Dasgupta(FP): In the course of his bombastic poll campaign, Narendra Modi had accumulated more than a fair share of adjectives. To every bunch of people wringing their hands and crying ‘megalomaniac’, there was another dewy eyed group calling him the ‘perfect mass leader’. Stance on rape …

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