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After Mani resignation, Congress presses for Swaraj, Raje’s removal

NEW DELHI: A day after Kerala Finance Minister K M Mani resigned following bribery charges, Congress on Wednesday pressed for removal of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and BJP Chief Ministers Vasundhara Raje, Shivraj Singh Chauhan and Raman Singh in connection with various scams. Congress chief spokesman Randeep Surjewala told …

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China Open: Mixed results for Indian shuttlers

Indian shuttlers had a mixed day in the opening round of the China Open with Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu easing into Round 2, while Kidambi Srikanth and Ajay Jayaram making early exits in Fuzhou. Having not enjoyed the best of results in Korea, Japan and Denmar, top-seeded Saina came …

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PM Modi assures veterans on OROP, promises fool-proof implementation

New Delhi(PTI): For the second successive year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesda celebrated Diwali with troops, visiting military installations associated with the 1965 Indo-Pak war where he praised their “valour and character” and promised “fool proof” implementation of One Rank, One Pension for war veterans. Against the backdrop of …

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Will visit India soon, says Israel PM Netanyahu

New Delhi(PTI): Mr. Netanyahu will be the second Israel PM to visit India. In 2003, the then Prime Minister Ariel Sharon had travelled to India and it took 12 years before India reciprocated in the form of President Pranab Mukherjee’s visit to Israel last month. Mr. Mukherjee had invited Mr. …

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Miley Cyrus doesn’t worry about labels

Pop star Miley Cyrus, who previously referred to herself as ‘gender-fluid’, says she does not worry about labels anymore. The Wrecking Ball hitmaker praised the Los Angeles LGBT Centre for opening her eyes to being a human whose “feelings change just like this weather,” reported Female First. “The first day …

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