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President Kovind Accepts Resignation of two TDP Leaders

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday accepted the resignations of Telugu Desham Party (TDP) leaders Union Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Union Minister of State for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Y.S. Chowdary from the Union Cabinet after being advised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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AIADMK Protests Demanding Formation of Cauvery Management Board

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Members of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) on Friday staged a protest in front of Parliament in connection with the formation of Cauvery Management Board (CMB) on Friday.

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Best CEO With HR Orientation Award Conferred on National Small Industries Corporation CMD

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Ravindra Nath, Chairperson cum Managing Director, The National Small Industries Corporation ltd (NSIC) has been conferred with “CEO with HR Orientation Award ( PSU focus)” at the Times Ascent – World HRD Congress (Mumbai)

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Maxxis Tyres Launches its First Manufacturing Plant in India

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Maxxis Rubber India, a sub-company of Maxxis Group, the largest two-wheeler tyre manufacturer in the world, on Thursday inaugurated its first manufacturing facility in Sanand, Gujarat.

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Pidilite Industries Limited and Germany’s Jowat SE Enter Into Collaboration

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Pidilite Industries Ltd, a leading manufacturer of adhesives in India, has entered into collaboration with Jowat SE, a German family-owned enterprise and one of the leading suppliers of industrial adhesives worldwide.

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Bajaj Finserv Offers Investment Options on Women’s Day

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

With women becoming significant contributors in the Indian growth story, it has become extremely important for them to become financially secure. Their financial independence and management is of utmost importance because of the risks associated with changing economies, loss of job and financial crunch.

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AAP’s Prakash Jarwal Granted Bail in the Case of Assault on Chief Secretary

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Prakash Jarwal was granted bail by Delhi High Court on Friday in connection with an alleged assault on Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash.

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Google’s Special Doodle Marks Paralympics 2018

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Google is celebrating the commencement of the Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang city of South Korea with a special doodle.

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Wadali Brothers’ Pyarelal Wadali Dies of Cardiac Arrest

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Pyarelal Wadali, one of the singers of legendary Sufi set Wadali Brothers, passed away here on Friday after cardiac arrest.

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No Fresh Evidence Will be Presented in Aarushi Murder Case, Says Ex CBI Chief

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Former Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) chief AP Singh on Friday welcomed the decision of the probe agency to challenge Rajesh and Nupur Talwar’s acquittal in their daughter Aarushi murder case.

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Supreme Court Allows Passive Euthanasia With Guidelines

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

In a landmark ruling, The Supreme Court on Friday allowed passive euthanasia, or withholding treatment essential to life for a terminally-ill patient.

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Childhood Cancer Survivors at Great Risk of Heart Problems

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Survivors of childhood cancer are at great risk of heart problems in adulthood.

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How air Pollution is Related to Brain Abnormalities in Kids

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

According to a new study, residential air pollution during fetal life is linked to brain alterations and cognitive impairment in children.

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US Offers Bounty for Pakistan Taliban Leaders

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The US State Department of State’s Rewards for Justice Program is offering rewards for information leading to the identification or location of three key leaders associated with the terrorist organisation Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and its affiliated factions.

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Prosthetic Limbs Represented Like Real Hands in Brain

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Prosthetic limbs are represented like real hands in brain, a new research has revealed.

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Telugu Desam Party Moves Adjournment Motion for Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Friday moved an adjournment motion in the Lok Sabha over demand for ‘Special Category Status’ to Andhra Pradesh in the ongoing budget session.

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Childhood Violence Impacts Mental Health of Youths

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Exposure to childhood violence is linked to psychiatric disorders, according to a research.

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United States Open to Talks With North Korea

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The United States on Thursday said that it was open to talks with North Korea, hours after President Donald Trump accepted an invitation and agreed to meet North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-un by May.

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3 Killed in Maharashtra Factory Fire

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

At least three people were killed in the fire that broke out at Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) area in Tarapur town of Palghar district.

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Fans Lose Calm as Deepika Padukone Gets International Recognition

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Fans are losing their calm as Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone got placed on Variety Magazine’s International Women’s Impact report.

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Madhya Pradesh Government Forms Committee to Check Drug Trade Through Ambulances

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The Madhya Pradesh government has formed a joint committee of home, transport and health departments to frame a policy for issuing license to ambulances.

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All India Kisan Sabha Protest Reaches Thane

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The Protest led by more than 20,000 farmers of All Indian Kisan Sabha (AIKS), demanding a complete waiver of loans, arrived in Thane on Friday.

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India Slams Pakistan for Nurturing Terrorism at United Nations Security Council

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

India on Thursday slammed Pakistan for supporting terrorism and said that challenges posed by cross-border terrorism emanating from safe havens and sanctuaries to Afghanistan and other regions should be addressed soon.

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Mark Hamill Gets his Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The ‘Star Wars’ legend, Mark Hamill, received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame recently.

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China Opposes US Tariffs on Steel, Aluminum Imports

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

China on Friday expressed ‘opposition’ to the tariffs imposed by the United States on the imports of steel and aluminum, saying the move will undermine normal international trade order, reported the Xinhua.

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John Abraham to Star in ‘Romeo Akbar Walter’

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The final lead of ‘Romeo Akbar Walter’ has been finalised. John Abraham will star in the spy-thriller after Sushant Singh Rajput dropped out of the project

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Trump Accepts Invitation, Will Meet Kim Jong Un by May

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

US President Donald Trump has accepted North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s invitation and may meet him by May, according to a South Korean delegation who took the invitation to the White House on Thursday.

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Oxford University Press Launches Salman Khurshid’s ‘Triple Talaq: Examining Faith’

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Oxford University Press launched Salman Khurshid’s new book “Triple Talaq: Examining Faith”, on Thursday, in New Delhi.

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Man Looking to Sell Antique Idol Arrested in Hyderabad

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Mar. 09 (ANI): A man trying to sell an antique idol was arrested here on Thursday, the police said.

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UP: 64 Couples Participate in Mass Marriage Event

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Under the Mukhyamatri Samoohik Vivaah Yojana (mass marriage scheme), 64 couples tied the knot in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, on Thursday.

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J P Nadda Files Nomination From Himachal Pradesh for Rajya Sabha Election

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J P Nadda on Thursday filed his nomination papers as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the Rajya Sabha seat from Himachal Pradesh.

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Sanitary Napkin Dispenser Installed in Rajdhani Express

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

On the occasion of International Women’s Day on Thursday, for the first time in the country a sanitary pad dispensing machine was installed in a coach of Mumbai-New Delhi Rajdhani Express.

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Kim Jong Un Invites Trump for Meeting

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

In an unprecedented breakthrough in US-North Korea politics, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited US President Donald Trump for a meeting, as stated by a senior US official.

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Is Trump Gearing up for a Trade war With Increased Tariffs on Metal Imports?

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

United States President Donald Trump has signed a proclamation that imposes new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, claiming the revised tariff plans have been introduced to stop “assault on our country”

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Biplab Deb to be Sworn in as Tripura CM Today

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Biplab Kumar Deb will be sworn in as the chief minister of Tripura on Friday, officially ushering the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in the Left bastion.

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Indian Archers win 3 Gold, 2 Bronze Medals in Asia Cup

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Indian archers on Wednesday finished with three gold and two bronze medals to end their campaign in the Asia Cup Archery Stage 1 in Bangkok on a high.

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Rescue Operation Underway at Maharashtra Factory Fire

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The rescue operation is underway at the chemical factory in the Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) area in Tarapur town of Palghar district that caught fire in the late hours of Thursday.

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5 Workers Injured After Fire Breaks out at Chemical Factory in Maharashtra

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Five workers sustained burn injuries after a fire broke out at Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) area in Tarapur town of Palghar district in the late hours of Thursday.

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French President to Arrive in India Today

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

French President Emmanuel Macron will arrive for a four-day-visit (March 9 to 12) to India on Friday, on the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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India See off Bangladesh to Register First win in Nidahas Trophy

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

India registered a six-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second match of the Twenty-20 tri-series, Nidahas Trophy, in Sri Lanka to maintain their 100 per cent record against their neighbours in the shortest format.

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Section of Delhi Metro’s Pink Line to Open Next Week

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The 21.56-km-long section of the Pink line, connecting Majlis park to Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus, is likely to open next week, as the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) received safety clearance on Thursday.

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Sepp Blatter Urges FIFA to Reconsider his Ban

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

Ex-FIFA chief Sepp Blatter, who was banned from all footballing activities in 2015 for eight years, has appealed for the reconsideration of his case and lifting of the ban.

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Tibet’s Government in Exile Laments Another Self-immolation Incident

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

The Tibetan Government in Exile on Thursday criticised Chinese government, a day after a Tibetan self-immolated himself in China’s Sichuan province.

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Over $10 Billion From Seized Gaddafi Funds Missing

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

About $10 billion were reported by Belgian authorities to be missing from frozen Libyan funds, which were controlled by the inner circle of former Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi.

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In Dantewada a Nurse Risks Her Life to Sail Across Crocodile-infested River to Treat Villagers

 Friday, March 9, 2018  |  No Comments

A female employee of Chhattisgarh Health Department sails on a river full of crocodiles every day to provide healthcare service to villagers in Dantewada district

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