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Prez's remark on Bofors triggers row on trip-eve

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 22:37

Controversy hit the President’s impending visit to Sweden, with its national daily ‘Dagens Nyheter’ claiming that it was asked to delete references to Bofors from an interview with Pranab Mukherjee with a warning that the visit could be at risk.






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After scathing verbal attack, Manmohan meets PM

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 22:17

Manmohan Singh paid a surprise visit to Narendra Modi on Wednesday evening, triggering speculation that forced the former PM’s office as well as Congress leaders to insist that the meeting was at the invitation of the incumbent and there was nothing unusual about it.






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Convicts can't be hanged secretly: SC

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 21:54

Condemned prisoners also have a right to dignity, the Supreme Court has said holding that execution of death sentence cannot be carried out in an arbitrary, hurried and secret manner without allowing death row convicts to exhaust all legal remedies and meet family members.






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Heatwave: 100 more die in Andhra,Telangana

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 21:37

The scorching summer killed another 99 people in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Wednesday, taking the overall toll in the two states to 900.






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Will write to non-BJP CMs against NDA: Kejri

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 21:10

Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal warned on Wednesday that the BJP-led Centre was "experimenting with Delhi" to establish its "dictatorship" all over the country.






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Kejriwal writes to all non-BJP CMs

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 21:10

Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal warned on Wednesday that the BJP-led Centre was "experimenting with Delhi" to establish its "dictatorship" all over the country.






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Football world rocked as seven top Fifa officials held for graft

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 20:30

Four individual defendants and two corporate defendants have already pleaded guilty, the justice department said on Wednesday, amid reports that those arrested in Switzerland would be extradited to the US for prosecution and trial.






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Germany lobbies India to buy Eurofighters

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 17:36

Germany's defence minister held out the prospect of more talks on a possible sale of Eurofighter jets to India and, on a visit to New Delhi, said Berlin stood ready to back a multi-billion-dollar Indian submarine project.






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Physicist's Nobel Prize up for auction

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 17:00

A retired experimental physicist has put up his 1988 Nobel Prize for auction, and the minimum bid is $325,000.






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World football rocked as top FIFA officials held in US, Swiss graft cases

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 16:13

Seven of the most powerful figures in global football faced extradition to the United States on corruption charges after being arrested on Wednesday.






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World soccer rocked, top Fifa officials held for graft

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 16:13

Seven of the most powerful figures in global football faced extradition to the United States on corruption charges after being arrested on Wednesday.






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Delhi House OKs resolution against Centre's order

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 15:51

The May 21 notification had backed lt governor Jung in his tussle with Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal over the appointment of senior officials.






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When Manmohan met PM Modi at 7 RCR

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 15:05

Hours after slamming the governments they were leading, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi.






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AAP MLA tears Centre's notification in assembly

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 14:44

Delhi assembly today witnessed unruly scenes as an AAP legislator tore a copy of the Centre's notification giving absolute powers to the lieutenant governor in appointments of bureaucrats as well as matters relating to police and public order.






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AAP MLA tears MHA notification in assembly

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 14:44

Delhi assembly on Wednesday witnessed unruly scenes as an AAP legislator on Wednesday tore a copy of the Centre's notification giving absolute powers to the lieutenant governor in appointments of bureaucrats as well as matters relating to police and public order.






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Wipro's Premji's package drops 55%, CEO's up 33%

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 14:08

Azim Premji saw a sharp decline in his commission and variable payout that reduced to $513,296 in the last fiscal compared to $1.17 million previously.






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Rahul enjoys 'tasty fish' at fisherman's house

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 14:04

Rahul Gandhi today enjoyed a 'tasty fish' lunch served by a fisherman's family at a hamlet near here and said he would visit the beach again to taste Kerala's delicious tapioca and spicy fish curry.






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Intense heatwave in many parts of India, toll 1242

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 13:54

As per the latest figures, the toll due to heatwave in Andhra Pradesh stood at 852 while it was 340 in Telangana - together accounting for 1192 deaths.






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Manmohan 'lying with a straight face': BJP

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 12:33

BJP accused the former PM of 'lying with a straight face' after he charged Modi govt with harping on corruption to divert the people's attention to non-issues.






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Sonia 'unconstitutional authority' during UPA: PM

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 12:29

Rejecting criticism of concentration of power in PMO, Modi said Prime Minister and PMO are "very much part of the constitutional scheme."






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