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Nigerian living in India illegally for over 8 years held at Delhi airport

Ajonuma's passport and visa details were checked and it was found that he had arrived in India on November 7, 2010 on a medical visa for three months, the CISF official said.

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HC asks Delhi govt how it will ensure DTC bus conductors go to passengers to issue tickets

The court issued notice to the Delhi government and the DTC, and sought their stand on the plea which has asked for appropriate rules or guidelines making it mandatory for conductors to issue tickets to all passengers who boa

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2006 Mumbai blast convict seeks IB report under RTI; HC asks CIC to consider request

There was no immediate threat to the government with the withdrawal of support but speculation was rife that many other disgruntled Congress MLAs could follow suit by resigning from the Assembly, though the party has maintai

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Vicky Kaushal, Yami Gautam and Uri: The Surgical Strike team meet defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman took to Twitter to congratulate the film's team about which she has been "hearing many good things".

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Jalyukt Shivar: Devendra Fadnavis declares 16,000 Maharashtra villages free of water scarcity

"The government is working hard on the Jalyukt Shivar initiative and has made 16,000 villages water-neutral (free of water scarcity).

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You cannot calculate MS Dhoni’s value, says Sunil Gavaskar

Dhoni turned back the clock with a match-winning half century against Australia in the second one-dayer in Adelaide, even hitting one of those trademark last-over sixes. The well-timed knock eased the pressure he has been und

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Congress sets sight on 25 seats in Rajasthan, begins process to pick candidates

Gehlot claimed there is no doubt that the party will win all 25 Lok Sabha seats in the state.

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CPI(M) hits back at Modi over Sabarimala remark, says PM spoke like RSS pracharak

Since the shrine opened for the Mandalam-Makaravilakku festivities on November 17, it witnessed massive protests by devotees and right-wing outfits against the state government's decision to implement the Supreme Court's ord

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PM-headed panel to meet on Jan 24 to appoint new CBI Director: Report

IPS officer M Nageswara Rao was named the interim director of the CBI.

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Former NSA bats for greater cyber security checks in wake of Aadhaar

Once a code used in a malware comes into the open market, it could be bought and repurposed by hackers and nations across the world," the former West Bengal governor asserted.

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Left Front to launch week-long agitation against BJP in Tripura over non-disbursal of TTAADC funds

The TTAADC comprises two-third of the state's territory and is home to the tribals, who constitute a third of the state's population.

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National Herald case: Hearing in AJL’s appeal against vacation order on Jan 28, says Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court Wednesday said it will hear on January 28 an appeal of National Herald publisher Associated Journals Ltd (AJL).

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Youngsters focussing solely on shorter formats could have problems playing Test, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has reaffirmed his commitment towards Test cricket, saying he wants India to become a superpower in the game's longest format.

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OBOR Chinese actions out of step with international norms, diminishes sovereignty of countries: Pentagon

The report alleged that China has also employed economic incentives or economic coercion to achieve specific political objectives. This has affected a wide range of countries.

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Congress mocks Modi’s ‘doors open for all’ remark: No party willing to walk through that door

The Congress' Tamil Nadu unit took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying there were no takers for his invite.

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Jammu and Kashmir adds over 3 lakh new voters after latest revision, highest in last 4 years

Lauding the performance of district election officers (DEOs) for updation of electoral rolls during the SSR, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Shailendra Kumar said they successfully completed this important process in a time-bou

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Vibrant Gujarat Summit: No Pakistani delegation to attend three-day event, clarifies Vijay Rupani

The Karachi Chamber of Commerce is also one of the global trade bodies invited by GCCI.

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In Rahul Gandhi’s praise for democracy, an anecdote from Afghanistan

Narrating the incident in a Facebook post, Gandhi recalled that one day in Parliament, he saw a group of MPs from Afghanistan sitting in the visitors' gallery.

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Democracy is our greatest strength, we must defend it at any cost: Rahul Gandhi

The Congress president said later the Afghan MPs visited him in his office and he told them that he was sorry that they were sitting in the visitors' gallery and the lawmakers were not having a nice debate and sort of arguing

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MS Dhoni knows how to play according to situation,says Australian fast bowler Jason Gillespie

Gillespie said that it helps to play as much cricket as possible, but players today do need to find a play-rest balance.

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: JP Nadda downplays SP-BSP alliance, predicts 74 seats for BJP in UP

Union minister and BJP Lok Sabha election in-charge for Uttar Pradesh JP Nadda exuded confidence Wednesday that the saffron party will win 74 Lok Sabha seats out of 80 in the state.

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भारत हर साल यूएस से खरीदेगा 500 करोड़ डॉलर के तेल-गैस, 1800 करोड़ डॉलर डिफेंस पर करेगा खर्च

भारत इस बात को लेकर कमिटेड है कि वह हर साल अमेरिका ने 500 करोड़ डॉलर के तेल और गैस खरीदेगा.

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RBI may take dovish stance in February policy with softer inflation

The inflation based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) eased to an 18-month low of 2.19 per cent in December compared to 2.33 per cent in November and 5.21 per cent in December 2017.

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Cabinet approves capital infusion in Exim Bank

The infusion would help the bank expand its business, they added. The government had provided for Rs 500 crore towards capital infusion in the Exim Bank in the budget for this fiscal. The government had infused Rs 500 crore i

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‘AAP gave up its ideology’: Punjab MLA quits, calls Kejriwal dictatorial, arrogant

Rebel AAP MLA Baldev Singh Wednesday resigned from the party's primary membership, accusing its leadership of "giving up its basic ideology and principles” and party chief Arvind Kejriwal of being "dictatorial and arrogant"

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Dogs may help diabetes patients regulate blood sugar, says study

The research, published in the journal PLOS One, found that on average trained dogs alerted their owners to 83 per cent of hypoglycaemic episodes in over 4,000 hypo- and hyper-glycaemic episodes that were examined.

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