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Poorest 20% Families To Get Rs 72K Per Year: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday promised to transfer Rs 72,000 per annum directly into the bank accounts of the poorest in the country under the minimum basic income guarantee scheme if his party forms the government...

Why #WaterlessHoli Is Trending Now

Bhubaneswar: A single person, on an average, utilises around 30 litres or two buckets of water during Holi, says a report in the Times of India (ToI). This is clearly unaffordable when cities are starving for water and depending...

Gunman Live-Streamed On Facebook Killing People In Christchurch Mosque

Christchurch: The savagely attack on innocent lives at a mosque here was being telecast live by one of the assailants, city police have said. One of the gunmen shared a live stream of the attack on Facebook and posted content...

Delhi & Mumbai Among World’s ‘Unlivable’ Cities: Study

London: Indian metropolis such as Mumbai, New Delhi and Kolkata have got abysmally poor rankings in a list of the world's most livable cities. The rankings, conducted by global consultancy firm Mercer, were based on parameters such as housing,...

Setback For India At UN; China Shields Masood Azhar Once Again

New York: In a big setback for India, China has blocked a proposal at the United Nation to designate JeM founder Masood Azhar as a global terrorist. China went against the collective voice of the other members of the UN...

Baby Left Behind, Saudi Airline Makes Emergency Landing

Jeddah: Leaving behind wallet, mobile phones or documents is not uncommon at airport terminals. But what if a mother forgets her baby and boards the flight without any worry in the world. Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz International Airport was witness to...

Twin Success For Pinaka Guided Rockets

Amid escalating tensions with Pakistan, India on Monday successfully carried out two tests of Pinaka guided extended range rockets from Pokhran ranges. According to a PIB release, the weapon system is equipped with state-of-the-art guidance kit comprising an advanced navigation...

Holding General Election Is No Child’s Play; Here’s Why

If the coming elections spread over seven phases is being considered long enough, it would still look ephemeral if compared with the first general elections. The first Lok Sabha polls held in 1952 was conducted in 68 phases stretching...

Model Code In Play: No Party Can Make Any Further Military Action An Election...

What if, heaven forbid, a nation crisis flared up once again in midst of election campaigning and the government has to conduct military action to avenge terror attacks. Can it take credit for it? It cannot as the Model Code...

India Carried Out Three Surgical Strikes, Won’t Talk About The Third: Rajnath

Mangaluru: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said India carried out three surgical strikes across the border during the last five years, but refused to give details of the third one. Apart from the surgical strike across LoC after the...
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BJP Picks Sanat Gadtia To Take On Naveen In Bijepur

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: The BJP has finally picked a candidate to take on BJD president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bijepur assembly constituency,...