Tendulkar sanction Rs 2 crore from MP fund for Mumbai foot over bridges

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Mumbai: Cricket icon and Rajya Sabha member Sachin Tendulkar has sanctioned Rs 2 crore from his Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) fund for revamp of rail foot over bridges in Mumbai in the backdrop of the Elphinstone Road station stampede. On 29 September, 23 people wer...

Centre's 'sustained dialogue' offer evokes mixed reactions in Kashmir

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The Centres announcement that it had picked former Intelligence Bureau director Dineshwar Sharma to initiate a "sustained dialogue" to find a solution to Kashmir issue, Monday evoked mixed response among mainstreams while separatists declined to comment on the offer.J&K Chief Minster Mehbooba Muf...

Anthem At Cinema Not Measure Of Patriotism: Supreme Court to Centre

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The Supreme Court on Monday refused to modify its December 2016 order regarding playing of the National Anthem in movie theatres and asked the Centre to consider amending the national flag code. The apex court set January 9 as the next date for hearing. On December 1, 2016, the SC had ordered tha...

Akhilesh Yadav says Samajwadi Party to contest five seats in Gujarat Assembly polls

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Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav has said that his party will fight on five seats in Gujarat Assembly elections. However, he has not specified the seats on which his party will contest the elections. The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister further said that SP will support Congress o...

Sushma Swaraj’s Dhaka visit: External Affairs Minister attends India, Bangladesh consultative committee meet

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1/5External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Dhaka on Sunday on a two-day visit to attend a joint consultative committee meeting to review bilateral ties and discuss ways to further strengthen the relationship. Image courtesy: Twitter @ihcdhaka: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj ar...

Board President's Xi v/s New Zealand: Ross Taylor turns on the heat in second warm up match

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For New Zealand to give a good account of themselves in the three-match ODI series against the formidable Indians led by Virat Kohli, their senior-most batsman Ross Taylor has to come good with the bat. The immensely experienced Taylor showed glimpses of what he is made up of by scoring a century...

Suicide bomber strikes mosque in Afghan capital Kabul: official

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A suicide bomber killed at least 30 people inside a Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital Kabul on Friday night, a security official said, the latest in a string of violent attacks on the countrys Shiite minority.The attack occurred at Imam Zaman mosque in the western Dasht-e-Barchi part of Kabul, ...

Will Chris Hemsworth’s Thor: Ragnarok HAMMER Sidharth Malhotra’s Ittefaq out of the box office?

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Now, this is an interesting match at the box office. While nearly everyone is talking about Aamir Khan’s Secret Superstar clashing with Ajay Devgn’s Golmaal Again this Diwali, there is another biggie clash that’s happening two weeks later. While one movie is about Gods fighting with each other, o...

Rajesh, Nupur Talwar likely to walk out of Dasna jail by noon

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Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar are likely to walk out of the jail here by noon after being cleared in the murder case of their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj and will be provided with security. Jail Superintendent Dadhiram Maurya said today that jail authorities had requested t...