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PHOTOS: The bigwigs who cast their vote

Voting for the assembly polls is underway in Maharashtra and Haryana, where the Bharatiya Janata Party is seeking a second term in power. As people queued up to cast their vote, there were some famous faces in the lines at different polling stations. Have a look. MAHARASHTRA, HARYANA ELECTIONS: FULL COVERAGE Source: Read Full Article

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2 months into detention, Farooq meets NC delegation in Srinagar

A 15 member delegation of the National Conference on Sunday met party president Farooq Abdullah at his residence in Srinagar where he is currently under house arrest since abrogation of Article 370. The delegation will meet his son, Omar Abdullah, separately, later in the day. The meeting comes a day after the party was permitted […]

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Missing CCD owner’s body found near Mangaluru river

A body was found in the Netravati river in Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka on Wednesday, which police suspect to be of Cafe Coffee Day founder V G Siddhartha who went missing, officials said. The body had washed ashore near Ullal and was fished out by local fishermen, following which police reached the spot. “A […]

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Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derails near Kanpur

Twelve coaches of the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derailed near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh early on Saturday, injuring at least 14 people, railway officials said. The train was going to New Delhi when the incident occurred near Rooma railway station — about 20 km from Kanpur — in Kanpur Nagar district around 12.50 am. Four […]

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Gujjar quota leader Bainsla’s son join BJP

Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla and his son Vijay Bainsla on Wednesday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. “I have been actively involved in the Gujjar movement for the past 14 years in Rajasthan. I have seen working of both the Congress and the BJP and was very […]

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Sai’s Take: Ek baar phir Modi Sarkar?

Cassandras and Congressis may sneer at the findings, but the Times Now poll indicated that the Modi government was very much on its way to a second term with 279 seats, even if it is a tad lower than what it bagged in 2014, says Saisuresh Sivaswamy. The last of the opinion polls With just […]

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UPSC results: IIT-B’s Kanishak Kataria tops exam

In the results announced Friday, April 5, as many as 759 candidates including 577 men and 182 women have been selected. The Union Public Service Commission announced the results of Civil Services Examination (CSE) 2018 on Friday, April 5. According to the statement released by the UPSC, 759 candidates including 577 men and 182 women […]

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Protests intensify in Arunachal over PRC, dy CM’s house vandalised

Defying curfew, agitators allegedly set ablaze the private residence of Arunachal Pradesh deputy chief minister Chowna Mein and ransacked the office of the deputy commissioner in Itanagar on Sunday to protest against recommendations to grant permanent resident certificates to six communities, police said. A large number of people marched through streets in Itanagar damaging public […]