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  1. GDP slowdown in Q1 due to 'higher subsidy expenditure': Finance MinistryRead the original story

    6 min ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi [India], Aug.31 : The Finance Ministry on Wednesday attributed the slowdown in first quarter Gross domestic product to 'higher subsidy expenditure'. It, however, expressed confidence that good monsoon and impact of pay commission award will push the economic growth close to eight percent in the current fiscal.

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  2. Zakeer Mundampara renews contract with ISL champs Chennaiyin FCRead the original story

    24 min ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi [India], Aug.31 : Indian Super League champions Chennaiyin FC on Wednesday announced that midfielder Zakeer Mundampara has signed an extension with the club till the end of the upcoming third edition of the ISL. The central medio from Kerala was Chennaiyin's second pick in the 2015 ISL domestic draft and he went on to play an important role in the latter stages of the club's title success.

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  3. Four-day Tests, two-tier system not a solution to format's popularity: BCCIRead the original story

    24 min ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi [India], Aug.31 :Board of Control for Cricket in India president Anurag Thakur has quashed the idea of four-day Test match or two-tier system, saying that neither of the changes will solve the problem of poor attendance in the longest format of the game. "It is four day versus five day, it is two-tier as well.

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  4. DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Sept. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 HANGZHOU, China - B20 Summit in Hangzhou . SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 HANGZHOU, China - G20 Hangzhou Summit .

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  5. John Kerry extends stay, will now fly to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DNA India

    US secretary of state John Kerry's decision to extend his stay by two more days has sent plans of officials both at the Ministry of External Affairs as well at American Embassy haywire. Originally, Kerry was supposed to leave at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, but rescheduled his departure after concluding last official engagement of meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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  6. Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing - August 31, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | State Department

    A couple things here at the top. On Burma: The United States welcomes the opening ceremony today in Burma of the Union Peace Conference 21st Century Panglong and commends all participants for their willingness to engage in an inclusive dialogue for national reconciliation and unity.

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  7. Magicbricks launches mobile appRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    In an attempt to help customers take informed decisions, realty portal Magicbricks has launched a mobile app - PropWorth, which will provide benchmark prices of houses in eight major cities, including Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Pune. NEW DELHI: In an attempt to help customers take informed decisions, realty portal Magicbricks has launched a mobile app - PropWorth, which will provide benchmark prices of houses in eight major cities, including Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Pune.

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  8. CCI slaps Rs 6700 cr fine on 10 cement companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    The Competition Commission of India on Wednesday imposed penalty of over Rs 6,700 crore on 10 cement companies including ACC, Lafarge, Ultratech, Jayprakash Associates, Binani and their trade association the Cement Manufacturers Association on charges of cartelisation in the sector. NEW DELHI: The Competition Commission of India on Wednesday imposed penalty of over Rs 6,700 crore on 10 cement companies including ACC, Lafarge, Ultratech, Jayprakash Associates, Binani and their trade association the Cement Manufacturers Association on charges of cartelisation in the sector.

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  9. States oppose lawyers in senior citizen tribunalsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    The Bar Council of India has made a strong push for allowing lawyers in the tribunals where neglected parents file petitions for "maintenance" from their wards, but met with vociferous resistance from states and NGOs which opposed the suggestion. NEW DELHI: The Bar Council of India has made a strong push for allowing lawyers in the tribunals where neglected parents file petitions for "maintenance" from their wards, but met with vociferous resistance from states and NGOs which opposed the suggestion.

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  10. Tripura govt seeks full GST compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Agartala, Aug. 31: Tripura finance minister Bhanulal Saha has demanded 100 per cent compensation for five years in case of any revenue loss suffered by the state owing to the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax . Saha said he raised the issue with the empowered committee of state finance ministers in New Delhi yesterday.

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  11. Dutt faces another dope testRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi: Yogeshwar Dutt will have his 2012 London Olympics bronze medal upgraded to silver only after he clears another dope test conducted by the World Anti-Doping Agency . According to Wrestling Federation of India sources, the Wada is likely to run another test of Yogeshwar's sample taken in 2012, before the Indian could be officially declared the winner of the silver medal.

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  12. 'Invest in India, get permanent residency for 10 yrs'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times of India

    In a major policy change aimed at making India a more attractive investment destination for overseas investors, the Centre on Wednesday decided to grant permanent residency status for 10 years to foreign investors. The Union Cabinet decided to grant the residency status to foreigners if they invest Rs 10 crore over 18 months or Rs 25 crore over three years The status will allow multiple entry to visitors for 10 years, which can be extended for another 10 years if the visitor does not receive adverse notice NEW DELHI: In a major policy change aimed at making India a more attractive investment destination for overseas investors, the Centre on Wednesday decided to grant permanent residency status for 10 years to foreign investors.

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  13. RSS sacks its Goa chief for challenging BJPRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Velingkar's open anti-BJP stance in the coastal state prompted the sangh's move, senior RSS functionaries said in New Delhi. RSS is not supposed to be in the political or electoral arena and Velingkar could not have remained the chief of the Goa unit once he had declared his intent to contest elections.

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  14. Delhi drowns in rush-hour downpour, roads floodedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of India

    It was a morning of mayhem in the capital on Wednesday as the year's heaviest rain spell left arterial roads clogged with water, several feet deep at many places, resulting in massive rush-hour jams that yet again exposed the authorities' lack of monsoon preparedness. NEW DELHI: It was a morning of mayhem in the capital on Wednesday as the year's heaviest rain spell left arterial roads clogged with water, several feet deep at many places, resulting in massive rush-hour jams that yet again exposed the authorities' lack of monsoon preparedness.

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  15. Kerry warns Pakistan over 'sanctuary' for extremistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    Visiting US Secretary of State, John Kerry, seen during a joint press conference with Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj, in New Delhi, on August 30, 2016 US Secretary of State John Kerry urged Pakistan Tuesday to do more to stop extremist groups operating out of its territory, saying on a visit to India there could be no distinction between "good and bad terrorists". Kerry said it was vital that Islamabad moved to "deprive any group of sanctuary", highlighting the threat posed by Lashkar-e-Taiba, a Pakistan-based Kashmiri separatist group behind a string of anti-Indian attacks.

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  16. Army to set up its own design bureauRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Aug. 31: The army today announced the setting up of its own design bureau for the weapons and equipment it uses to showcase an effort to indigenise its machinery like tanks and guns. The army chief, Gen.

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  17. Bapu & Modi in comic bookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Aug. 31: Mahatma Gandhi and Narendra Modi are set to come together in print, thanks to Amar Chitra Katha, the country's biggest comic book publishers. The group will publish and distribute a special edition to highlight the efforts of the Prime Minister to fulfil a promise made by the Father of the Nation 68 years ago to make India clean.

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  18. School bus norms soonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Aug. 31: The Union road transport and highways ministry is set to come up with comprehensive guidelines for vehicles deployed by schools in a first of its kind executive order that sources said would have to be followed across the country. They said the move to frame a set of uniform guidelines followed a prod from the Prime Minister's Office, which asked the ministry during a recent review to take steps to minimise road crashes involving school buses.

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  19. Report on Vadra probe handed inRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Chandigarh/New Delhi, Aug. 31: A judicial panel set up by the BJP-led Haryana government to probe land deals involving several companies, including one owned by Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, today said it had found "irregularities" but refused to go into details after submitting its report. Justice S.N. Dhingra, who headed the one-man commission, said the "onus" was "on the state" whether to make the report public or not.

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  20. Kerry call to protect right to protestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Aug. 31: India needs to protect the right to protest without fear of reprisal or arrest, US secretary of state John Kerry said today in a gentle cautionary message over a crackdown on non-profit groups and violence in Kashmir that has left Washington concerned. Kerry's comments, made to students and faculty at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, evoked memories for many of President Barack Obama's message of tolerance to New Delhi during his visit in January last year.

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