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Coal mine auctions leave no doubt about CAG’s loss figure: PM

New Delhi(PTI): CAG’s astronomical Rs 1.86 lakh crore loss figure in coal block allocations had raised some doubts initially, but the auction of less than 10 per cent of those mines alone has garnered Rs 1.10 lakh crore, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday. Speaking at a Nasscom event, …

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Hindus must boycott films of Khans, says BJP leader Sadhvi Prachi

Dehradun,Prithviraj Singh (Hindustan Times): Hindus should boycott the Khan triumvirate of Bollywood as they promote love jihad, and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi should marry an Indian girl and settle down. “Our children do not get right samskars from the movies of the Khans. They promote love jihad,” Sadhvi Prachi said. …

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Iraq violence kills over 1,100 in February: UN

United Nations, March 1 – Latest figures released by the United Nations show that ongoing violence and terror activities claimed the lives of more than 1,100 people across Iraq in the month of February. The UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) said in a statement on Sunday that 611 civilians …

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No change in BJP’s position on Article 370, says Venkaiah Naidu

New Delhi(PTI): Senior BJP leader and Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said there is no change in the party’s stand on Article 370 of the Constitution, which gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir. The BJP-PDP alliance formed the government in Jammu and Kashmir on the …

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Minor raped by cop in BJP ruled Chhattisgarh

Raipur(PTI): A minor girl was allegedly raped by a policeman here on the pretext of marrying her, police said on Sunday. Constable Deepak Bhagat, 26, posted at Lailunga police station allegedly raped a 15-year-old girl at his official residence last week, they said. According to the complaint filed by the …

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