Category Archive for: ‘News’

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    Govt to evacuate stranded Indians

    MoS External affairs General VK Singh to leave for Saudi Arabia to oversee safe evacuation of distressed Indian workers, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj assures parliament, government will not let any Indian go hungry abroad. Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh will visit …

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    Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel offers to step down

    Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel sends her resignation to Party president, cites party tradition of retiring at the age of 75. BJP Chief Amit Shah says parliamentary board to take the final decision. Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel has offered to resign as Chief Minister and …

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    ‘A Flying Jatt’ star Tiger Shroff is a Real-Life Superhero for International Tiger Day

    Like father, like son. Jackie Shroff is known as an ambassador for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India, and now his son Tiger Shroff is too! The actor, who plays a superhero in Balaji Motion Pictures’ upcoming film A Flying Jatt, is …

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    India reach 358/5 vs WI after Rahul hits career-best 158

    Opener Lokesh Rahul showed a lot of composure hitting a career-best 158 as India reached a comfortable 358 for 5 on the second day thereby taking complete control of the second cricket Test against West Indies. For two sessions on the second day, West Indies’ …

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    BBC Asian Networks Punjabi hit squad free life events announced as part of Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan’s greatest hits live show at the O2

    The O2 has announced the full programme of activities due to take place before Pakistan’s most famous Qawwali singerUstad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan takes to the stage to perform his greatest hits live on Sunday 14 August at 7pm SHARP. Tickets are available now at …

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    GST Bill listed for passage next week

    Government listed the GST Bill for consideration and passage in Rajya Sabha’s agenda for next week. Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the Constitution 122nd Amendment Bill, 2014 will be taken up for consideration and passage, on August 1. The Cabinet had cleared changes in …

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    India seeks US help for missing AN-32 aircraft

    Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has told Parliament that India has sought help from US to check if their satellites captured any signals from the missing AN-32 aircraft, while noting there was very little possibility that sabotage played any role. Giving clarifications on the missing …

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    2nd Test: India look to assert supremacy over WI

    Bolstered by the comprehensive win in the series opener, an upbeat India will look to assert their supremacy over an inexperienced West Indies with yet another commanding show in the second cricket Test, starting at Kingston on Saturday. The ‘Men In Blue’ made a confident …

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    Rio 2016: Russia’s weightlifting team banned

    Russia’s weightlifting team has been banned from competing at the Rio Olympics because of doping offences. Two of the eight-strong weightlifting team had already been banned for prior violations, and another four were named in the McLaren report into the issue. Russia’s Sports Minister said …

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    7th Pay Commission arrears to be paid in one installment

    Government has decided to pay its employees arrears arising from implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations in one go in August salaries. The government has already notified the 2.57-time hike in basic salary of one crore government employees and pensioners as per the 7th …

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