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Narendra Modi upset, VHP puts ‘ghar wapsi’ events on hold

2 hours 21 min ago

Vishwa Hindu Parishad activists across the country have been verbally instructed by their seniors to discontinue ‘ghar wapsi’ events after its programme at Arnai village in Valsad on Saturday—where at least 500 tribal Christians were “reconverted”—created a controversy.

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IITians give up fat pay for social work

2 hours 33 min ago

Fellowships, social start-ups attract GenNext

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CAG sniffs anomaly in R-Infra toll collection

2 hours 39 min ago

The Comptroller and Auditor General has indicted Reliance Infrastructure Ltd of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group for collecting Rs 662 crore as toll on two projects of 6-laning of highways and allegedly investing Rs 303 crore out of this in its own mutual funds even before commencement of work.

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I had TB in 2000, now completely cured: Big B

2 hours 44 min ago

Taking the stigma against tuberculosis head-on, actor Amitabh Bachchan disclosed publicly for the first time that he had tuberculosis just when he had begun shooting for a television game show in 2000.

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Govt working on a quick Obama visit to Varanasi

3 hours 11 min ago

The Modi government and Obama administration are working to explore whether the US President can find time to visit Varanasi during his visit here next month.

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NIA struggles to find proof against Majeed

3 hours 43 min ago

National Investigation Agency (NIA) may have arrested Arib Majeed for being an Islamic State (ISIS) fighter, but it is now struggling for evidence.

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Snow-fearing tourists ditch Manali for Goa

4 hours 6 min ago

Excessive snowfall has led to a lot of tourists cancelling their advance bookings in Manali, leaving hoteliers worried about their best business time of the year as Christmas and New Year bring the maximum number of people to the town.

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Pak makes arrests in Peshawar school carnage

5 hours 26 min ago

Authorities made several arrests in the case of the Taliban school attack that killed 148 in the northwestern city of Peshawar, on Sunday, officials said.

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No BJP-RSS conflict on conversions, Venkaiah Naidu says

5 hours 52 min ago

Parliamentary affairs minister M Venkaiah Naidu said there is no conflict between the BJP and the RSS over the issue of religious conversions.

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ISS crew gets new ratchet — over email

6 hours 14 min ago

There may be no corner hardware store at the International Space Station, but that doesn't mean the astronauts can't get what they need.

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SpiceJet resumes normal operations

8 hours 7 min ago

The airline's on-time performance was badly hit on Saturday with most of its flights from Delhi and Mumbai airport departing and arriving at a delay of up to three hours.

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GoAir offers tickets starting at Rs 1,469

8 hours 43 min ago

The Wadia Group-promoted budget carrier GoAir on Sunday said it has put 1.7 million seats up for sale, offering fares as low as Rs 1,469 for travel next year with a five-day booking period starting from Sunday.

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UK to ‘kick out foreign graduates’

10 hours 3 min ago

Foreign graduates could face being sent back to their home countries under plans to “move towards zero net student migration” reportedly being considered by Britain's home secretary Theresa May.

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Four terror convicts executed in Pakistan

10 hours 32 min ago

Four prisoners, convicted for attacking former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf, were executed on Sunday at a district jail in Faisalabad.

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Conversion row: No one can derail Modi’s development agenda, Amit Shah says

10 hours 51 min ago

Amid the raging controversy over a conversion bid by some Sangh Parivar outfits, BJP president Amit Shah today asserted that such incidents would not derail the party-led NDA Government from its development agenda.

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Qaida 'bursting with pain' over Peshawar attack

10 hours 58 min ago

Al-Qaida's regional branch on Sunday said its hearts were "bursting with pain" over the Taliban's massacre at a Pakistan school and urged the militants to target only security forces.

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Russia makes FB block Putin critic's page

11 hours 35 min ago

Russian authorities convinced Facebook to shut off a page inviting people to attend a rally in support of an opposition politician, drawing ire from internet users on Sunday.

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Former Union minister Napoleon joins BJP

12 hours 54 min ago

Former Union minister and actor Napoleon, who joined the BJP on Sunday after resigning from the DMK, said there was no democracy in the Dravidian party.

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We don't want to convert the world but to win over its heart: VHP

14 hours 32 min ago

Asserting that Hindu values will be restored in the country, Vishwa Hindu Parishad today said they have never wanted to convert the world but only to "win over its heart".

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Another BJP MLA stirs row, threatens voters

17 hours 35 min ago

Video uploads purportedly showed BJP MLA from Ladpura in Kota, Bhawani Singh Rajawat, wooing and threatening voters during the recent local bodies elections.

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