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Coal scam: Court frames charges against Rathi Steel and Power Limited
Tue, 19 May 2015 11:03:33 +0530
A special court on Tuesday framed charges against Delhi-based Rathi steel and Power Limited in a coal scam case. The MD of the firm Pradeep Rathi, CEO Udit Rathi and AGM Kushal Aggarwal have all been chargesheeted.

Watch: Woman smashes SP leader's car after his guard winked at her
Tue, 19 May 2015 08:20:26 +0530
Agitated over being winked at by a Samajwadi Party leader's guard in Agra, a 23-year old woman jumped on top of the SP leader's Mercedes car and smashed it. The video of the girl recorded in Agra has gone viral.

If Asia must rise as one, it should no longer think of itself in regional fragments: Modi
Tue, 19 May 2015 09:23:23 +0530
n the last leg of his three-nation trip, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the sixth Asian Leader's conference in Seoul and he called Korea the pillar of democracy. He sought unity among Asian countries and said they must work as Asians to shape the world and reform the global institutions of governance, including the United Nations.

BJP routed in Meerut Cantonment Board elections
Mon, 18 May 2015 23:33:19 +0530
BJP has suffered a major drubbing in the recently held Meerut Cantonment Board elections, with the party winning only 2 of the total of 8 seats.

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Lokpal Bill row: Civil society meets to discuss strategies for upcoming protest
2011-08-02T10:39:19Z
Noida, Aug 2 (ANI): Civil society activists met in Uttar Pradesh's Noida area on Tuesday to discuss various strategies, which includes the probable venue for the upcoming protest against the draft Lokpal Bill proposed by the government.

Rajya Sabha adjourned after opposition ruckus
2011-08-02T10:28:06Z
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day Tuesday as opposition members continued demanding a discussion on price rise under rules which provide for voting.

Man immolates self in Maharashtra
2011-08-02T10:19:28Z
Thane (Maharashtra), Aug 2 (IANS) A 30-year-old man set himself afire Tuesday in front of a municipal corporation office in Thane district, police said.

Day 2 Monsoon Session: Protests Stall Parliament
2011-08-02T10:09:23+00:00
Both houses of parliament were adjourned twice Tuesday, forcing cancellation of the crucial question hour for the second successive day, as the government and the opposition seemed headed for a stalemate over the nature of debate on rising prices and corruption.

IAF pilot killed in MiG-21 plane crash
2011-08-02T09:56:34Z
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Tuesday lost a combat pilot when a MiG-21 fighter jet he was flying crashed near Bikaner in Rajasthan.

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"Wow, pulled back wrong throttle" - captain of crashed TransAsia plane
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:32:12 GMT
TAIPEI (Reuters) - The captain of a TransAsia Airways ATR plane that crashed in Taiwan in February, killing 43 people, had switched off the working engine after the other lost power, the Aviation Safety Council (ASC) confirmed on Thursday in its latest report.









Indian businesses turn sceptical on Modi's landmark tax reform
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 02:33:25 GMT
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - For years Indian businesses have lobbied for a nationwide sales tax, hoping to replace a chaotic structure that inflates costs and halts their trucks at state borders for duty payments, and to unify the country into one of the world's largest single markets.









Jaguar Land Rover signs partnership to build cars in Austria
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:05:52 GMT
LONDON (Reuters) - Luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover [TAMOJL.UL] has signed a contract to build some vehicles in Austria, it said on Thursday, a further expansion away from its UK manufacturing base.









Greece's Tsipras digs in against bailout
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:53:42 GMT
ATHENS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A defiant Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras urged Greeks on Wednesday to reject an international bailout deal, wrecking any prospect of repairing broken relations with European Union partners before a referendum on Sunday that may decide Greece's future in Europe.









Indian businesses turn sceptical on Modi's landmark tax reform
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:15:02 GMT
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - For years Indian businesses have lobbied for a nationwide sales tax, hoping to replace a chaotic structure that inflates costs and halts their trucks at state borders for duty payments, and to unify the country into one of the world's largest single markets.









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Khobragade reinstated, but can't travel to US; Bharara still haunts her
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:40:49 GMT
The recalling of India's high commissioner to New Zealand, after his wife allegedly assaulted a domestic help, has again brought under focus Devyani Khobragade who continues to suffer in the absence of a closure to her case which threatened to derail Indo-US ties not so long back.

MPs want 100% pay, 75% pension hikes
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:05:42 GMT
A parliamentary panel has recommended doubling the salary of law makers and also increasing pension of former MPs by almost 75%.

Dawood's latest bid to kill Chhota Rajan foiled
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:28:19 GMT
Earlier this year, India?s most wanted fugitive Dawood Ibrahim?s arch-lieutenant Chhota Shakeel had made a ?final plan? to eliminate his long-time rival Chhota Rajan. Shakeel, who had unsuccessfully planned hits in the past on Rajan, had even pinpointed the location where the ?Hindu don? was suspected to be. But things turned in Rajan?s favour ? he was tipped off about D-Company?s plan to bump him off like in Bangkok years ago. An alarmed Rajan soon went under the radar.

Bobby Jindal gets hammered on social media
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:13:49 GMT
Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal continued to get hammered on social media in his effort to make himself relevant in the 2016 Presidential election, even as his wife Supriya put out a campaign hat seeking political contributions ? from Indian-Americans, among others.

Sena, SAD dissent over land bill consent clause
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 22:47:19 GMT
NDA allies Shiv Sena, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Swabhimani Paksha have expressed reservations against the land bill in its present form, red-flagging a number of provisions of the contentious legislation.