Telangana Assembly elections: BJP rules out support to TRS if it falls short of numbers

The BJP on Monday asserted that it would not join hands with the TRS if the latter falls short of numbers to form government post-December 7 assembly elections, even as it rejected the Congress charge that two parties were ha

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SC declines to entertain PIL to make rape gender-neutral offence

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a plea challenging the Constitutional validity of Section 375 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) which deals with rape on the ground that the provision is not gender-neutral.

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OnePlus to set up R&D centre in Hyderabad

Premium smartphone maker OnePlus will be setting up a Research and Development centre and an experience centre here, a senior Telangana government official said Monday.

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Uniform mechanism needed for admissions in varsities, says Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court has said that the Maharashtra government needs to have a uniform mechanism of admission process for students in all its universities.

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Bangladesh election day pushed back to December 30

Bangladesh's main opposition BNP, led by imprisoned ex-premier Khaleda Zia, on Sunday said it would participate in the general election next month, after it boycotted the 2014 polls that returned Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina'

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China showcases new laser defence weapon system capable of intercepting aerial targets

The system, demonstrated at an air show in the southern Guangdong province's Zhuhai city, could be easily deployed on the Tibetan plateau bordering India and at the islands in the disputed South China Sea, state-run Global Ti

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Nepal names former law minister Nilambar Acharya as ambassador to India

A cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli proposed Acharya's name for the diplomatic post, officials said. Achayra, a former envoy to Sri Lanka, currently coordinates the Nepal side of the Eminent Persons Grou

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India-born Israel cricket boss seeks BCCI support

The Israeli league has 18 teams participating at two levels. Tal wants to change that and plans to start a programme which would bring cricket into schools and draw youngsters of diverse origin to the game. 

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Chhath Puja traffic advisory: Avoid these routes on November 13, 14

Chhath Puja traffic advisory: The Delhi Traffic Police on Monday issued an advisory about special traffic arrangements and restrictions for November 13 and 14 on the occasion of Chhath Puja.

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Bharat Matrimony ropes in MS Dhoni as brand ambassador

Commenting on the appointment of Dhoni as the brand ambassador, Chief Executive Officer of Bharat Murugavel Janakiraman said,"We are proud to be associated with Dhoni."

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Violations of guidelines in killing of tigress evident in postmortem report, says official

The report also raised doubts over the tranquiliser dart, which was seen on the big cat's carcass, suggesting that it was not even released from the tranquilising rifle.

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Rafale deal: Centre makes documents public, says procedure completely followed

The Centre's stand was reflected in a document submitted to the court, which had asked the government to furnish details and the steps taken in the decision making process for the procurement of the jets.

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Congress’ politics begins and ends with one family, says Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi Monday attacked the Congress, targeting its president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia, saying the party's "politics begins and ends with one family".

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Tulsi Gabbard planning to run for US presidency in 2020, says report

A decision on this could be taken before Christmas, which might not necessarily result in a formal announcement as that could be delayed till the next year, people familiar with her thinking process told PTI.

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Temple will be built in Ayodhya when Lord Ram wants it: UP Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma

Uttar Pradesh deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma has said that the Ram temple in Ayodhya will be built "when Lord Ram wants it".

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Former legislator Madhavrao Gaikwad passes away in Maharashtra

He was 95. Gaikwad, who was also a freedom fighter, contested the state Assembly elections from the Manmad constituency in 1985 and remained an MLA till 1990. He was the leader of opposition in the state Legislative Council f

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DGCA suspends flying licence of Air India Operations Director Arvind Kathpalia for 3 years

Aviation regulator DGCA has suspended the flying licence of Air India Director of Operations Arvind Kathpalia who failed alcohol test Sunday.

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Shikhar Dhawan’s return to form was important ahead of Australia tour: Rohit Sharma

Dhawan, who struggled throughout the preceding ODI series against West Indies, returned to form with a smashing 92 off 62 balls to help India beat the visitors by six wickets in the final T20 and complete a 3-0 series sweep.

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CBI vs CBI: CVC files preliminary probe report in sealed cover, SC fixes November 16 for hearing

CBI vs CBI: The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) Monday filed its preliminary probe report relating to CBI Director Alok Kumar Verma in a sealed cover in the Supreme Court.

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PNB Housing Finance obtains refinance sanction of Rs 3,500 crore from NHB

PNB Housing Finance Monday said it has obtained refinance sanction of Rs 3,500 crore from the National Housing Bank (NHB) in October 2018.

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Ananth Kumar’s last rites to be performed tomorrow, says BJP

The last rites of Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar, who passed away here Monday, would be performed on Tuesday afternoon, Karnataka BJP said.

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Manipur fake encounter case: Supreme Court dismisses plea seeking recusal of judges of bench

The Supreme Court Monday dismissed a plea filed by some Manipur Police personnel seeking recusal of judges of the bench in Manipur fake encounter cases in which the CBI Special Investigation Team (SIT) is carrying out a probe

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SC declines early hearing of pleas in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case

The Supreme Court Monday declined early hearing of petitions in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case.

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BJP ally Upendra Kushwaha meets Sharad Yadav, fuels speculation over his next move

Kushwaha, also a Union minister, met Yadav at the latter's residence and both the leaders were believed to discussed the current political situation, especially in Bihar,  RLSP sources said. 

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Insurance company not responsible to pay people killed/injured while travelling in goods carriers: Madras HC

The bench gave the ruling while passing orders on a batch of appeals from Bharati AXA General Insurance Company Limited in Bengaluru, challenging a September 23, 2014 order of the Motor Accidents Claims Tribunal in Dharmapuri

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Telangana Assembly elections 2018: Poll process to begin today

The Election Commission Monday issued notification for the December 7 election to the Telangana LegislativeAssembly. According to the notification, nominations would be accepted from November 12 to 19 while the date for scrut

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US seeks voluntary and dignified return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar

Dhaka and Naypyidaw have agreed last month to begin by mid-November the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled to Bangladesh to escape a Myanmar army crackdown.

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