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Lower House of parliament, Lok Sabha clears black money Bill

New Delhi(PTI): The Lok Sabha on Monday passed The Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets (Imposition of Tax) Bill, 2015, after the government once again turned down the Opposition’s demand for referring the new piece of legislation to a standing committee; this time on the premise of urgency to have a …

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Ex-CIA officer in New York Times leak case gets 42 months in prison

WASHINGTON DC(Reuters): A former CIA officer was sentenced on Monday to 42 months in prison for leaking classified information to a New York Times reporter about a failed US effort to undermine Iran’s nuclear weapons program, the Justice Department said. Jeffrey Sterling, 47, was convicted of disclosing national defense information …

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Fitoor: Niharika Khanna out, Manish Malhotra in

There were reports of a fallout between designer Niharika Khanna’s and Abhishek Kapoor on the sets of Fitoor, which led to her leaving the film. Abhishek clarifies that all is well between them, “Niharika is very dear friend and will always be. More so, as a professional, she and her …

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New app Rewind lets you share photo timelines with friends

There’s a new app in market with which you can share photo timelines with your friends, but only for a day. The newly launched social photo-sharing app Rewind, is very much like it’s name, and while you can post your most recent pictures quickly by sliding your finger to scroll …

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Shailesh Gandhi slams Centre for ‘weakening’ RTI Act

New Delhi(dna): As the hearing on the appointment of the chief and three central information commissioners (CIC) got deferred on Monday in Delhi high court, the issue of functioning of the CIC in general received severe criticism. The government was lambasted by activists for all sections – ranging from the …

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