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Venkaiah Naidu heaps praise on PM Modi, Congress’ mocks comments

NEW DELHI(PTI): Congress today took a dig at Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu for hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a “God’s gift to India” wondering whether his flattering chant was much different from Dev Kant Baruah’s “India is Indira and Indira is India” remark for which he was castigated. “When Baruah symbolically said Indira […]

National Conference in favour of mid-term polls, says Omar Abdullah

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Jammu(PTI): Former chief minister Omar Abdullah on Monday questioned the hesitancy on the part of PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti over joining hands with the BJP to form the government in Jammu and Kashmir and said that the Governor should announce fresh polls if there is further delay in this regard. The National Conference leader, who […]

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Modi govt creating atmosphere of fear; not just Muslims, even secular Hindus are scared: Congress

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NEW DELHI(ANI): Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, on Monday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government was creating an atmosphere of fear in the nation and said that not only Muslims but even the secular Hindu is scared presently. Citing examples of the recent communal episodes, Azad told ANI that he […]

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Apple March 21 event: iPhone SE, new iPad Pro, and more

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Tonight is Apple’s launch event from Cupertino, six months after they announced the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, as well as the iPad Pro. This time around, we can expect the much talked about iPhone 5SE. It’s expected to be a 4-inch smartphone, going back to the iPhone’s roots from a few years ago. As […]

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UP: Man arrested after daughter films him raping her

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Jalaun (Uttar Pradesh): In a shocking incident, a man has been arrested in Jalaun district of Uttar Pradesh after his daughter filmed him raping her. The girl who was being sexually abused at the hands of her father for the past four years, made the video clip with the help of her friend in order […]

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A special moment for Afro-Cubans

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For Mauri and hundreds of thousands of black Cubans, Barack Obama isn’t just the first U.S. leader to visit their country in nearly nine decades. He’s a black man whose rise to the world’s most powerful job is a source of pride and inspiration. For Afro-Cubans, the presidential trip carries a special charge, a hope […]

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Virender Sehwag says Team India is going to win World T20, 99 per cent

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New Delhi: Former opener Virender Sehwag feels India remain overwhelming favourites to win the World Twenty20 title and showered praise on Virat Kohli, saying that even his kids can’t move away from the TV set when the batting star is at the crease.   “I had picked India, New Zealand, South Africa and West Indies […]

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Tejas-fired bomb missed target, probe ordered: IAF

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New Delhi: A laser-guided bomb fired by the indigenous Tejas light combat aircraft missed its target during an exercise in Pokhran in Rajasthan and a probe had been ordered into this, a senior Indian Air Force officer said on Monday. This apart, the ‘Iron Fist 2016’ exercise on Friday was “largely successful”, the officer said, […]

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Hill-country Tamils don’t want to be called ‘Indian Tamils’

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Hill-country Tamils in Sri Lanka do not want to be called “Indian Tamils” anymore. This nomenclature of theirs has been “a source of political and administrative discrimination and social antipathy”, besides carrying a “historical baggage.” Making use of the ongoing process of constitutional reforms, the community wants the issue of identity to be resolved. It […]

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My son has made me a better person: Emraan Hashmi

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New Delhi: Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi says his six-year-old son has made him a better person and a responsible father, besides teaching him to “never give up”. “Ayaan has given birth to a new me. He made me a better person and taught me that life will hit you, it will knock you down on […]

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