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Congress questions PM Narendra Modi’s ‘I, me and myself’ culture

NEW DELHI(ANI): Responding to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah’s claim that former prime minister Dr. Manmohan Singh did not receive the kind of reception that incumbent Narendra Modi is receiving around the world, Congress leader Anand Sharma on Saturday said the former’s assertion is actually very remote from …

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7000 sports club in West Bengal to get cash assistance of Rs 105 crore

Kolkata(PTI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced cash assistance to 7,000 clubs from different parts of the state to the tune of Rs 105 crore.West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday gave away prizes to sports personalities for their achievements in different fields while announcing cash assistance to …

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Ritesh Batra’s ‘The Lunchbox’ gets BAFTA nod

Ritesh Batra’s epistolary romance The Lunchbox, starring Irrfan, Nimrat Kaur and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, today bagged a nomination in the non-English best film category at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards. The film, which won widespread international acclaim, following its screening at Cannes Film Festival in 2013, …

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PM Narendra Modi kickstarts BJP’s poll campaign in Delhi

New Delhi, ( DNA ): Prime Minister Narendra Modi kickstarted BJP’s campaign for the upcoming Delhi assembly polls at an “Abhinandan” rally at the Ramlila Ground on Saturday. Top leaders including chief ministers of Haryana, Jharkhand and Maharashtra and several Union Ministers are present for the rally. Modi will be …

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Monks reprise Buddha’s walk route after enlightenment

Patna, Jan 10 – Over 400 Buddhist monks Saturday took part in a 13-km ‘heritage walk’ in Bihar in a bid to revive the ancient route between Jethian and Venuvan which Gautam Buddha took after attaining enlightenment. Monks from over 30 monasteries in various countries took part in the first …

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Prices have come down under Modi government: Amit Shah

New Delhi, Jan 10 – Ever since Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed power, prices of essential commodities have come down, resulting in the saving of Rs.1,500-4,500 per month in household expenditure, BJP president Amit Shah said Saturday. Addressing a Bharatiya Janata Party rally at Delhi’s historic Ramlila Maidan in the …

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