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    Doklam issue: BJP alleges Congress 'sacrificing' national interest

    The BJP today accused the Congress of putting its self-interest over national interest after it attacked the government over the Doklam issue, and said its "love for China" was very visible of late. BJP spokesperson Anil Baluni said people will rather trust the Army chief's assertions and not allegations of Congress leaders. Army Chief Bipin Rawat had yesterday...

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    Former judges flay country's legal aid system

    Several judges have criticised the country's legal aid system, with one of them saying it helped "briefless lawyers" and not the accused, and another terming it a "farce". The remarks of the judges, who once held important positions in the Supreme Court Legal Services Committee as well as national- and state-level legal services authorities, were part of a report released by...

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    For realistic and natural selfies - OPPO Launches Entry level A83 with AI Beauty and Full Screen Display

    -OPPO's first A series that sports HD + Full Screen Display and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology for selfies National, 17th January 2018 - OPPO the Selfie Expert and Leader today unveiled its latest entry-level camera phone - The OPPO A83. The A83 is equipped with a full screen display, a feature rarely seen in products of this...

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    PM Modi, Amit Shah, Hegde not Hindus: Prakash Raj

    Actor Prakash Raj on Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah and Union Minister Anantkumar Hegde saying they were not Hindus."They say that I am anti-Modi, anti-Amit Shah, anti-Hegde. According to me, they're not Hindus,'' Raj said at the India Today Conclave South in Hyderabad."When Gauri Lankesh was killed, some people celebrated her murder....

    • 41 min ago
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    Vinod Rai compromised CAG's sanctity, says A Raja in book on 2G case

    Within a month of his acquittal in the 2G spectrum scam case, former telecom minister Andimuthu Raja has in a tell-all book questioned former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's "palpable silence" in defending the telecom policy that he himself had approved. In his book '2G Sage Unfolds', Raja slammed the then CAG Vinod Rai saying the office of the...

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    Pak body demands highest gallantry medal for Bhagat Singh

    Bhagat Singh should be accorded Pakistan's highest gallantry award 'Nishan-e-Haider' and his statue be installed at Lahore's Shaadman Chowk where he was hanged 86 years ago, an organisation working to prove the legendary freedom fighter's innocence in a court has demanded. Singh was hanged along with his two comrades Rajguru and Sukhdev by British rulers on March...

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    SC to hear plea on live streaming of top court's proceedings

    The Supreme Court today agreed to hear a petition filed by a senior lawyer seeking live streaming of judicial proceedings in the top court on matters of constitutional and national importance. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud said the matter will be listed in due course of time. In a bid to bring in transparency, the top court had...

    • 51 min ago
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    Swedish skier dies in Gulmarg avalanche

    A Swedish skier was killed while another was rescued after an avalanche struck the ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Thursday. A police officer said that Daniel (25) was killed and another Swedish skier named Benjamin Asbers went missing after the avalanche struck near the second phase of Gandola cable car project on Affarwat peak. He said a search for the missing skier is...

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    Chabad House a unique blend of love and hatred: Netanyahu

    Mumbai's Chabad House, which lay soaked in blood during the 26/11 terror attack, is a unique blend of love and hatred towards the people of Israel, the country's Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, said today.He was addressing people at the Chabad House, or Nariman House, in south Mumbai, after meeting 11-year-old Moshe Holtzberg whose father Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and mother...

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    Bihar teacher served show cause notice for urinating in public place

    A junior teacher, posted at Benipur in north Bihar, was served a show cause notice for urinating in public on the premises of the sub-divisional office. The action was taken by an IAS probationer Vijay Prakash Meena, who took umbrage at assistant teacher Sajjan Paswan urinating in the open on the SDO office premises. The young officer was more peeved at the teacher as she felt...

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