New England women's coach Neville in 'sexist' tweet row

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No sooner had Phil Neville been appointed the new head coach of the England womens team than he found himself facing flak for "sexist" Tweets. A message from Nevilles long-standing Twitter handle @fizzer18 in 2012 said: "U women of (sic) always wanted equality until it comes to paying the bills #...

Petrol prices at three-year high; diesel at record high

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In Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, petrol was sold at Rs 75.13, Rs 80.30 and Rs 75.12 per litre respectively, also at over three-year high levels. The previous highs were Rs 75.46 (Kolkata, October 2014), Rs 80.60 (Mumbai, August 2014) and Rs 75.78 per litre (Chennai, August 2014). Petrol and diesel...

Shastri not hostile to RSS, often consulted Golwalkar: Advani

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Lal Bahadur Shastri was not ideologically hostile towards the RSS like Jawaharlal Nehru and would often invite its chief Guru Golwalkar for consultations when he was prime minister, veteran BJP leader L K Advani has said. Describing Shastri as a "dedicated Congressman" in an article in the 70th a...

Rahul Gandhi`s jibe at PM Modi: Tell Davos why 1% of Indians have 73% of wealth

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New Delhi: Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday asked him to inform the World Economic Forum as to "why one percent of India`s population gets 73 percent of its wealth". "Dear PM, welcome to Switzerland. Please tell Davos why 1% of India`s popu...

Shah Rukh Khan to be honoured with `Crystal Awards` at World Economic Forum on Monday

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Bolywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan today said he feels honoured to receive the 24th Crystal Award alongside Elton John and Cate Blanchett. The Annual Crystal Awards ceremony, which opens the World Economic Forum summit in the Swiss ski resort, celebrates the achievements of outstanding artists who...

Here’s all you need to know about Malayalam actress Bhavana’s wedding to Naveen

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It’s a big day for Malayalam actress Bhavana as she is all set to tie the knot with long time finance Naveen! It will be safe to say, she will breaking a million hearts today. While celebrations are on in full swing, an unexpected surprise came along her way. A Bollywood now also a Hollywood star...

RJD chief Lalu Prasad faces verdict in third fodder scam case

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NEW DELHI: RJD chief Lalu Prasad faces judgement in the third case of the fodder scam on Wednesday. A special CBI court in Ranchi will deliver its verdict in the case that sees another Bihar Chief Minister, Jagannath Mishra, also accused. This case pertains to the alleged fraudulent withdrawal fr...

Shiv Sena to go it alone in 2019 elections

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The Shiv Sena on Tuesday announced it will contest the 2019 general assembly and Maharashtra Assembly elections on its own, effectively bringing down the curtain on its long-standing alliance with the BJP. The resolution, which was the first that was read out by Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut, stated t...

NIA can't probe marital status: SC on Hadiya case

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The Supreme Court today said the NIA could continue with its probe into the alleged love jihad case of Kerala but it cannot investigate the marital status of the man and the woman. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra observed this after the NIA told the court that it had made substantial ...