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  1. Farooq subsidy fireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Telegraph

    Srinagar, Sept. 2: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah has stirred a controversy by applying for non-Aadhaar-based LPG subsidy at a time the Narendra Modi government has launched a countrywide "Give it Up" campaign.

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  2. SC glare on seized drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Sept. 2: The Supreme Court, alarmed that "80 per cent" of the 60 lakh kg of drugs seized in the past decade was recycled into the illegal market with apparent connivance of officials, today asked the Centre to prepare a blueprint of checks.

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  3. Transfat limit in oils cutRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Sept 2: India's food safety regulator has slashed the maximum allowed limit of transfats in cooking oil and fat by half to five per cent in a move that experts are calling an important step to safeguard public health. But nutrition scientists have cautioned that the government will also need to tweak oilseed crop policies to draw the food processing industry and consumers away from unhealthy but inexpensive transfats to healthier cooking oils.

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  4. Twitter celebrates 'Tiger Memon' arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Sept. 2: A short Urdu post by a Pakistani news channel today on the arrest of a man named "Tiger Memon" sent India's social media space into a frenzied two-hour spell of titillation that persisted even after it became clear the nabbed man wasn't the 1993 Bombay blasts accused.

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  5. Govt seeks copy of Ansari speechRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Telegraph

    ... Vice-President's office but can always request. The Vice-President is the second highest constitutional authority in India. In his speech at an event organised by the All India Majlis-e Mushawarat on Monday, Ansari had not referred to "reservation" ...

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  6. Wanted, a bhoot to spook a bhootRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Telegraph

    Sept. 2: Some people blame their stars for every misfortune that comes their way. Bharat Solanki believes the fault lies in his office.

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  7. Hardik aide chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Telegraph

    Ahmedabad, Sept. 2 : A close aide of Hardik Patel, the face of the Patels' quota agitation in Gujarat that has the Modi government worried, has been accused of cheating two businessmen of Rs 1 crore, police said today.

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  8. A schooling initiative in Bhubaneswar doesn't leave it to government, seeks to be the change agent.Read the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Indian Express

    ... the liberal arts. Other than the human resource development ministry, the University Grants Commission and the All India Council for Technical Education, assorted newspapers and magazines rate educational institutions. Let's not get into that. For ...

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  9. 'Spirit of 1965 war still alive in nation'Read the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Daily Times

    People residing in villages near border with India were witness to the Indians aggression and their defeat by the Pakistan Army during the 17-day 1965 war. This was observed by various senior citizens while recording their eyewitness account here on Wednesday.

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  10. In fact: Lessons learnt - and not learnt - in India's PSU bankingRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Indian Express

    ... a good part of the holding would not work. That meant banks would have to raise fresh capital to boost lending. India's largest bank, State Bank of India, tapped the capital markets in December 1993 and January 1994 to raise over Rs 2,200 crore ...

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  11. Ayub's first broadcast on Indian aggression against Pakistan, KashmirRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD In a nationwide broadcast, President Muhammad Ayub Khan declared that India's aggression against Pakistan and Kashmir would not be allowed to go unchallenged. Under the threat of war in Kashmir which was being forced on Pakistan by India, President Ayub said that India's policy towards Pakistan and Kashmir from the very beginning had been set on collision course.

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  12. Global Aluminium Oxide Nanoparticles Market - Applications and ManufacturersRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | SBWire

    ... h reports. Contact Us: Ritesh Tiwari UNIT no 802, Tower no. 7, SEZ Magarpatta city, Hadapsar Pune, Maharashtra 411013, India Tel: + 1 888 391 5441 E-mail: [email protected]

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  13. Apple Supplier Foxconn to Invest Heavily in Startups in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | TheStreet.com

    ... within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration. is planning to invest around $1 billion in India startups over the next two years, but the Indian government needs to improve the infrastructure, according to Terry Gou, ...

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  14. India's Jains fight for right to starve to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | ABC News

    When he was 10, Rajesh Bohra Sangeeta watched his grandmother refuse food and water for 35 days in their family home in India's western state of Rajasthan, until she grew weak and died. The 85-year-old was not sick.

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  15. GTA rejects Sikkim university campusRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Telegraph

    ... project report for a central university to the Union HRD ministry. The report was prepared by Noida-based EdCIL (India) Limited, a government of India enterprise. The faculty members of the Sikkim University also helped in preparing the report. An ...

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  16. Siliguri mayor held and releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Telegraph

    Sept. 2: Siliguri mayor and state secretariat member of the CPM, Asok Bhattacharya, and over 100 party activists were arrested from Hill Cart Road here today after they took out a rally in support of the strike. Around 11.45am, Bhattacharya, Darjeeling district CPM secretary Jibesh Sarkar, and party workers started a rally from the district party office.

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  17. Test or triumph, the rare colours of defianceRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Telegraph

    Eighty-five students of Calcutta University braved the bandh call on Wednesday to write their exams - something unheard of in Bengal even a few years ago. Metro visited the two campuses and spoke to some of the examinees who shared their experience of defying the bandh to reach the exam centres.

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  18. Here a holiday, there a workdayRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Telegraph

    In the world of bandhs, Calcutta is the brand to beat. Barring the babus who wouldn't dare defy Mamata Banerjee's houseful diktat and the few Calcuttans determined to beat the bandh blues, the shutdown on Wednesday was a "total success", as the trade unions behind it would say.

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  19. Safety steps for PM visitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    Gaya, Sept. 2: Security would be beefed up in and around Bodhgaya in the wake of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's propesed visit to Mahabodhi Mahavihara on September 5. At a meeting held today at the Bodhgaya Temple Management Committee office, it was decided that prior to the PM's visit all monasteries, the hotels and guesthouses would have to make available the list of visitors and bookings.

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  20. Strike fails to perturb lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    The nationwide strike called by the central trade unions on Wednesday did not have the desired effect in the city with around 5,000 auto- rickshaws and 500 private buses not taking part in it. According to Ganesh Shankar Singh, the president of All India Road Transport Works Federation, members of the Auto Men's Union, under which around 500 auto- rickshaws operate, did not support the strike.

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