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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
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
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
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
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
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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Modi's generics-only drugs plan worries health experts, Indian pharma sector
Thu, 25 May 2017 19:43:06 +0530
MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's plan to bring in a law to ensure doctors prescribe medicines only by their generic names risks proliferating the sale of substandard drugs in a country where regulation is already lax, doctors and pharmaceutical executives say.

Champions Trophy success hinges on execution for Kohli
Thu, 25 May 2017 22:23:34 +0530
(Reuters) - India will benefit from a fitter, more mature squad when they begin their defence of the Champions Trophy next month, but the team have little room for error because of the tournament's short format, skipper Virat Kohli said on Thursday.

Police arrest 150 from BJP in Kolkata clashes
Thu, 25 May 2017 19:54:13 +0530
KOLKATA, India (Reuters) - The police arrested around 150 people protesting against a breakdown in law and order in Kolkata on Thursday, after street battles broke out during a march to police headquarters and police cars were set ablaze.

Coal India wins tax-cut boost as environmentalists fret
Thu, 25 May 2017 16:23:29 +0530
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - State-run Coal India Ltd, saddled with millions of tonnes of unsold coal, is expected to be the biggest beneficiary of a controversial government decision to more than halve the local sales tax on the fuel after a jump in local supplies.

BCCI advertise for new coach despite Kumble success
Thu, 25 May 2017 16:13:35 +0530
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) invited applications for the head coach's role on Thursday but will also consider a contract extension for incumbent Anil Kumble.

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NDA@3: Government maximus, rise of the state under Modi leadership
Thu, 25 May 2017 19:35:57 GMT

Manchester bomber wanted to take revenge
Thu, 25 May 2017 17:21:52 GMT

CBSE may moderate marks, result 'on time'
Thu, 25 May 2017 18:55:59 GMT
The Central Board of Secondary Education may desist from moving the Supreme Court against Delhi HC?s order asking it not to do away with moderation of marks, even as the HRD ministry again instructed the board on Thursday to release Class XII results ?on time?.

GST benefit: Merc cuts prices, more to follow
Thu, 25 May 2017 19:10:47 GMT
As luxury carmakers step on the gas to pass on GST benefits to customers, buyers of top car brands can look forward to 4-6% mark downs or price reductions to the tune of Rs 1.5 lakh-Rs 7 lakh for models assembled in India.

HC notice to Republic editor Arnab in theft case
Thu, 25 May 2017 10:10:45 GMT