BJP pushed to corner, Congress furious as Godse centre of debate on last day of campaigning

As controversy raged on the last day of campaigning, BJP president Amit Shah said the party has taken serious note of the statements from Union minister Anantkumar Hegde, Pragya Thakur and its Karnataka MP Nalin Kumar Kateel.

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Citing confidentiality, govt declines to share black money details received from Switzerland

The ministry was asked to provide details of black money cases received from Switzerland, including the names of firms and individuals, besides the details of action taken on the information.

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Land, labour reforms key to growth, should top next govt’s agenda, says 15th Finance Commission chairman

Expressing concern over muted private investments, 15th Finance Commission chairman N K Singh Friday said in order to push economic growth, the new government should take on the challenge of introducing reforms in areas inclu

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India will go Pakistan way if armed forces ‘intermixed’ with political class: Dharamvir Gandhi

"I am not for chauvinistic agenda. I am a proud Indian and a proud Punjabi, but I do not hate Pakistan. It is as beautiful as India," he said. He also said it's wrong on the part of the Modi government to take credit for the

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Saradha scam: SC ने पुलिस अफसर राजीव कुमार की गिरफ्तारी पर रोक हटाई, ममता के लिए झटका

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Lok Sabha polls: NPF to review its alliance with BJP in Manipur

Awangbou Newmai, the state unit chief of the Naga People's Front (NPF), claimed that the BJP "looks down" on its alliance partners.

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Indian restaurant fined 25,000 Australian dollars for food regulation breaches in Australia

The restaurant was found breaching seven food acts, including failure to store food properly protecting it from the likelihood of contamination, failure to maintain food premises to a standard of cleanliness and failure to cl

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BJP will get more than 280 seats, NDA’s tally 300 plus, says P Muralidhar Rao

Taking a potshot at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao, he said everybody is thinking of becoming prime minister regardless of the numbers their parties might get in t

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Plastic pollution covers Indian Ocean! One million shoes, 413 million other pieces found on island’s beach

According to researchers from the University of Western Australia (UWA), little research had been done to measure and track plastic waste in the Indian Ocean.

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Kapil Sibal questions PM Modi’s silence on Pragya Thakur’s remarks describing Nathuram Godse as ‘patriot’

Senior Congress leader and former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah also condemned Thakur's remarks and said Godse was inspired by RSS ideology.

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Robert Pattinson in talks to play Batman

Warner Bros has not yet made any formal announcement regarding Pattinson's casting.

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Boost for highly-skilled immigrants: Donald Trump to replace green cards with ‘Build America’ visa

US President said "you will get more points for being a younger worker, meaning you will contribute more to our social safety net. You will get more points for having a valuable skill, an offer of employment, an advanced educ

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Naxals call for ‘bandh’ in Gadchiroli district to protest killing of two women cadres

In the banners, the Naxals alleged that the killings of the women cadres- Ramco alias Kamla Narote and Shilpa Durva- by the securtiy forces on April 27 was an infringement of their constitutional rights.

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Silicon Valley-based IT firm sues US government for denying H-1B visa to Indian professional

Xterra Solutions alleged in its lawsuit that the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) improperly denied H-1B visa to Praharsh Chandra Sai Venkata Anisetty, 28, whom it had hired as a Business System Analyst.

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Panic in Pakistan’s Sindh province after over 500 test positive for HIV

As many as 23 children and five women were tested HIV-positive in the latest screenings carried out in Ratodero town, where the highest number of such cases have been detected in the district.

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Donald Trump terminates designation of Turkey as GSP beneficiary nation

The termination of Turkey, a NATO ally, becomes effective May 17.

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Pragya Thakur apologises for calling Nathuram Godse a ‘patriot’

Asked about the BJP terming her remarks as her personal views, she agreed and added that she was a disciplined worker of the party. She said her party's line is her line.

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Lok Sabha election 2019: EC orders repoll at polling booth in Chandni Chowk seat

The Chief Electoral Office of Delhi had submitted a report to the EC asking for a repoll in polling station number 32 after the presiding officer forgot to delete the 'test votes' that were cast during mock poll before actual

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भाजपा की नहीं बनी सरकार तो 15% तक गिर जाएगा निफ्टी: रिपोर्ट

स्विट्जरलैंड की ब्रोकरेज कंपनी यूबीएस सिक्योरिटीज की एक रिपोर्ट के मुताबिक एनडीए सर

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Diamond Harbour: Where Lok Sabha poll result may impact TMC’s internal dynamics, state politics

The stakes are high for the Trinamool Congress in its decade-long bastion of Diamond Harbour.

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Sachin Tendulkar steals show with witty remark to ICC’s troll

A masterblaster on the cricket field, Sachin Tendulkar stole the show online when he made a witty response following the ICC's attempt to troll the batting great.

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US-Iran tensions: Pakistan asks all sides to show restraint

Pakistan Thursday described the developments in the Persian Gulf as "disturbing" and asked all sides to show restraint as a miscalculated move can transmute into a large-scale conflict.

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India condemns drone attacks targeting oil installations in Saudi Arabia

The drone strikes hit two pumping stations on Saudi Arabia's east-west pipeline on Tuesday, resulting in shutting down of a major pipeline which can carry five million barrels of crude per day.

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TCS CEO’s annual pay rises 28%, takes home over Rs 16 cr in FY19

Gopinathan's compensation included Rs 1.15 crore in salary, Rs 1.26 crore in perquisites, Rs 13 crore in commission and over Rs 60 lakh in other allowances - all of which added to a remuneration of Rs 16.02 crore. In 2017-18,

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Bank of India back in the black, posts Rs 252 crore profit in Q4

The lender had reported a net loss of Rs 3,969 crore in the same quarter of last year. Its net losses in the third and second quarters of FY19 stood at Rs 4,738 crore and Rs 1,156 crore, respectively.

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L&T’s stake in Mindtree rises to 26.48% after acquiring 8.86 lakh shares

Earlier this month, L&T had purchased around 20 per cent stake of V G Siddhartha and Cafe Coffee Day in Mindtree through a block deal for about Rs 3,210 crore, and has since topped that up with share purchases from the open m

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Faultless electricity supply in summers: Discoms add capacity, augment network infrastructure

Strengthening their networks, the BSES Yamuna Power Limited(BYPL) and the BSES Rajdhani Power Limited(BRPL) have made capital expenditure of over Rs 800 crore in this regard, a BSES spokesperson said.

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