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CBI arrests Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax department in Mumbai

NEW DELHI: The CBI has arrested a Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax department in Mumbai in an alleged bribery case of Rs three crore. Two other persons have also been arrested in the case by the CBI, an agency spokesperson ...

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SC talks tough, say states obliged to compensate victims of cow vigilante groups

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday said that all states are under an obligation to compensate victims of cow vigilantism violence cases. The apex court hearing the matter of murdered dairy farmer Pehlu Khan said that victims in such ...

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Note ban, GST a double whammy on GDP, Manmohan Singh warns again

NEW DELHI: Both demonetisation and GST have affected India’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth adversely, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Monday. “Both demonetisation and GST have had some impact on GDP,” Manmohan Singh, who has earlier said the ...

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Boy hit by cricket bat dies in hospital

Tamil Nadu,21 September 2017:P. Visweswaran, 12, of Sithampoondi village in Namakkal district, who suffered a head injury after a cricket bat that slipped off his teacher’s hand in the school ground hit him, died at the Government Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical ...

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Rahul Gandhi Invites NRIs To Work With Congress

New Delhi: Most people are “worried” about what has happened to India’s tradition of tolerance, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said today following his interactions with students in the US. Mr Gandhi invited non-resident Indians (NRIs) to “work with the ...

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With Gujarat election round the corner, minor brawl turns into communal clash

MEHSANA: Violence returned to the state ahead of Gujarat assembly elections that goes to poll in December this year. The latest incident is an altercation over a minor accident that triggered a clash between two communities in Nagalpur area of ...

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Journalist killed while covering CPM-tribal clash

September 21, Tripura: A journalist working with a local television news channel in Tripura was beaten to death while covering a clash between the Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura (IPFT) and the Tripura Rajaer Upajati Ganamukti Parishad (TRUGP) in Mandai, ...

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Woman aged about 25, Allegedly murdered by husband for failing to get MBBS seat

  Hyderabad,19 September 2017: A 25-year-old woman died in mysterious circumstances in Nagole area in Hyderabad with the police suspecting it to be a case of murder. However, family members of the woman, identified as Harika, alleged that she was ...

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After Night Of Heavy Rain, Mumbai Schools Shut, Flights Hit

MUMBAI, 20 September,2017: Torrential rain lashed Mumbai for the second time in weeks on Tuesday, flooding low-lying areas and paralysing rail, road and air traffic in the country’s financial hub. Schools and colleges have been shut today. The Met Office, ...

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Amit Shah Appears in Ahmedabad Court As Witness For Riot-Accused Maya Kodnani

AHMEDABAD: It looks like that BJP president Amit Shah almost saved Maya Kodnani, one of the prime accused in 2002 riots of Gujarat, as he appeared in the court today. Kodnani, who served as Gujarat’s minister for Women and Child ...

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Minimum balance: SBI to collect Rs.2000 cr as penalties on poors’ Saving Accounts

New Delhi: State Bank of India (SBI) expects to collect Rs 2,000 crore as penalty on savings bank accounts which have failed to maintain a minimum balance, a sum which may be used to partly cover the costs incurred on ...

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Child dies after vaccination

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Lucknow, 18 September 2017: A one-and-a-half month old girl child died at a Lucknow hospital on Wednesday, hours after being vaccinated against polio and other diseases, the Hindustan Times reported. The child’s family said that she had no illness when ...

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Will join BJP if asked to, won’t refrain from pointing out Modi’s flaws: Amar Singh

Indore: Expelled Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh on Saturday said that he was not averse to joining the BJP, but he hadn’t got any invite from the party, nor had he applied to it. “The BJP is a very big ...

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BJP suspends Benazir Arfan for flagging Rohangiya issue

GUWAHATI: Benazir Arfan, a woman BJP politician from Assam has been suspended for voicing support for Rohingya Muslim refugees, reported Times of India. Arfan, a civil engineer by profession and an executive member of BJP’s Mazdoor Morchaa uploaded a post ...

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