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    Pawar praises Pak for its hospitality

    In what could spark a fresh controversy, the Nationalist Congress Party chief, Mr. Sharad Pawar, on Sunday, heaped praises on Pakistan for its hospitality and accused the NDA government at the Centre of spreading a false narrative about the country for political gains. Speaking at an event for minorities at the party headquarters, Mr. Pawar said, 'People here say Pakistanis are facing injustice and are...

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    Key 84 riots files go missing in Kanpur

    Crucial files relating to the murders during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots have gone missing from the government records in Kanpur. More than 125 Sikhs were killed in this UP industrial town, which witnessed the second largest killings, after Delhi, following the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on October 31, 1984. The special investigation team (SIT), set up by the state government in February...

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    Foreign Secy Gokhale for talks in Iran

    New Delhi, Sep 14 : Amid buzz that US President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani could meet at the upcoming United Nations General Assembly in New York later this month, in a key development, Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale will be traveling to Tehran on Sunday for consultations, according to South Block. Besides taking part in the 16th Foreign Office Consultations, during his...

    • 17 hrs ago
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    FM' announcements disappointing, Govt clueless on economy: Cong

    New Delhi, Sept 14 : Terming the announcements made by the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as 'disappointing', the Congress on Saturday charged the Narendra Modi government for failing to address the problems facing the Indian economy. The party said the BJP and its ministers lack a vision to revive the economy.Moments after Ms Sitharaman concluded her press...

    • 17 hrs ago
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    Heed the states, says Manmohan Singh

    The former Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh has said the government should have taken chief ministers' views before changing the terms of reference of the 15th Finance Commission, adding that unilateralism is not good for federal policy and cooperative federalism. In July, the Centre changed the terms of reference of the 15th Finance Commission and mandated the panel to suggest ways for allocation of...

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    Shah call for 'Hindi' as language for unity

    The Union Home Minister, Mr. Amit Shah, on Saturday pitched for a common language for the country saying 'Hindi' which is spoken the most could unite the country. He said efforts would be made to expand Hindi to different parts of the country and asked everyone to use their native languages as much as possible. 'India has many languages and every language has its importance. But it is...

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    Priyanka condemns vandalisation of Gandhi statue

    New Delhi, Sep 14 : Attacking those who vandalised the statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Jalaun district in Uttar Pradesh, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday said, "You cannot shake even a fraction of the greatness of these great men by attacking their statues". A statue of the Father of the Nation was vandalised by unidentified miscreants at Jalaun's Gandhi...

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    Modi's all gifts auctioned for conserving river Ganga

    New Delhi , Sep 14 : Union Minister of Tourism and Culture Prahlad Singh Patel on Saturday said that more than 2,700 mementos and various gifts presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be e-auctioned this time for the cause of conserving the river Ganges under the Namami Gange initiative. He said that this will be the second round of the E-auction of prestigious and memorable gifts...

    • 22 hrs ago
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    Shah, Nadda sweep floor at AIIMS as part of 'seva saptah'

    New Delhi, Sep 14: Union Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP leaders, including party working president J P Nadda, on Saturday mopped the floors at AIIMS to launch 'seva saptah' (service week) to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday, who will turn 69 on September 17. Mr Shah visited the AIIMS, met patients and enquired about their health. He distributed fruits to...

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    Salary hike of elected representatives in Tripura evokes reaction

    Agartala, Sept 14 : After increase in salary of ministers and MLAs, the Tripura government's decision to increase the remuneration for the elected members of three-tire panchayats, urban local bodies and other local self governments have evoked sharp reaction among the people. The opposition Congress alleged when BJP-IPFT government had stopped providing DA to the public...

    • 24 hrs ago

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