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No failure is permanent, Sonia tells party

NEW DELHI(PTI):Seeking to lift the party’s morale after the electoral debacle, Congress president Sonia Gandhi today asserted that “no failure is permanent“. “A success achieved by discarding basic principles does not stay for long. If one sticks to principles, no failure is permanent,” she said addressing party workers at a …

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All in all, all is well!, writes Priyanka Chaturvedi

Being unwell and out of political debates has its advantages. A week of ‘forced break’ gave me a chance to follow up on all things non-political. And was it fun! How you ask? Let me tell you of all the interesting stories I read. I was able to catch up …

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Kareena Kapoor chilling in London

MUMBAI:Kareena Kapoor Khan, who will be soon seen in the upcoming flick Udta Punjab, has been spotted in London with a friend. The 35-year-old actress had earlier jetted off to London with hubby Saif Ali Khan, who left the holiday midway and flew to his daughter, Sara Ali Khan, a …

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Budget support not needed for Rs.25 lakh cr. plan: Gadkari

New Delhi,SOMESH JHA:Union Road Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said the government has lined up a Rs 25 lakh crore plan for investments in the sector over the next five years. The investments, he said, could be funded without depending on budgetary support from the Finance Ministry. Mr. Gadkari …

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Micromax launches Bolt Supreme and Bolt Supreme 2 for under Rs 3,000

Mumbai:Micromax today announced the launch of its two new super-affordable smartphones – the Bolt Supreme and Bolt Supreme 2, at an ultra-low price of Rs 2749 and Rs 2999 respectively. Micromax says the devices are geared towards first-time smartphone adopters. Commenting on the launch, Mr. Shubhajit Sen, Chief Marketing Officer, …

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Armed man outside White House shot at by Secret Service

WASHINGTON(PTI):An armed man was shot at and critically injured by the US Secret Service outside the White House even as the official residence of the American President was put on lockdown for over an hour. The incident took place at around 3.06 p.m. on Friday when an ‘adult male’, carrying …

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Karun helps Daredevils stay alive

RAIPUR:Five runs and a wicket in the 19th over almost ended Delhi Daredevils’s campaign in the ninth season of IPL before Karun Nair effected a jailbreak off the last ball of the innings as the team won by six wickets against Sunrisers Hyderabad and stayed alive in the competition here …

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