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  1. Delhi a UT ruled by Prez through LG: Centre to SCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: In what could rile the Arvind Kejriwal government, already in a confrontational mode with the Centre over power-sharing, the latter has told the Supreme Court that despite having an elected government, Delhi remains a Union Territory administered by the President through the lieutenant governor. The home ministry , in an application, said it was possibly an "oversight" by the apex court to treat Delhi as a state along with Himachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura and Nagaland, while it had directed the setting up of the state human rights commissions.

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  2. Delhi banker seeks `right to be forgotten' onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Does Right to Life under the Constitution also include "right to be forgotten" online? The Delhi high court opened up the issue for legal scrutiny, and sought the response of the Centre, Google, and an online law compendium on the matter. Earlier this week, Justice Manmohan had admitted a plea filed by a Delhi banker, who wanted his personal details to be removed from online search engines.

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  3. Train keeps Indian city alive in heatwaveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    ... Last week, the Indian Government told the Supreme Court 10 states and an estimated 330 million people - a quarter of India's population - were affected. At a livestock market in the village of Nalegaon, Sachin Sugaonkar is among many, trying to sell ...

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  4. Six killed as 100-year-old Mumbai building crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of India

    MUMBAI: Six people, including two brothers and their 14-year-old nephew, died and two others were injured when a 100-year-old building collapsed in Kamathipura on Saturday afternoon. The Nagpada police registered an accidental death report in the incident, which occurred around 2 pm.

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  5. Two men burn 18-month-old baby alive in 'revenge attack'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    The two men forced themselves in to the boy's house, allegedly poured kerosene all over him and set him alight An 18-month-old baby boy has been burned alive by two people in what is believed to be a revenge attack on his family. The incident happened after two men, Billa and Hari Singh forced themselves into a house in Amritsar, India and set the little boy ablaze.

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  6. Vijay to lead KXIPRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Rajkot: Table-toppers Gujarat Lions will look to consolidate their position when they take on laggards Kings XI Punjab here in Sunday's IPL IX tie. KXIP are lying at the bottom of the table with only two points from six matches, while the Lions have managed to perch themselves at the top of the standings with 12 points from seven matches.

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  7. Delhi air affected athletes: PT UshaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... and do well, then she can get entry in other legs of the Diamond League," she said. "Tintu needs to compete outside India since here there is no one to push her. Every time she runs, she runs alone and wins races by huge margins. In Europe, she ...

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  8. Uber sues Ola for 'false bookings'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... number of cancelled bookings was the spark that ignited a bitter legal fight with Ola, Uber's rival for dominance of India's $12 billion taxi market, according to court documents and a source with direct knowledge of Uber's case. A seven-member ...

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  9. Centre lifts adoption veilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... him to a Pune-based adoption agency. A couple from Germany later adopted him. Years later, when he returned to India to search for his biological mother, the agency refused to share any details. Dohle moved court. The matter reached the Supreme ...

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  10. Train names chug into age of politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, April 30: When the Suheldev Superfast Express was flagged off earlier this month, it ended a tradition the Indian Railways had jealously held onto through its long history: naming trains without political considerations. This remarkable restraint over the decades had stood out in a country known for naming anything from stadiums and airports to awards and welfare schemes after the Nehru-Gandhis.

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  11. Odd-even ends with questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, April 30: Many Delhiites today heaved a sigh of relief as the summer edition of the odd-even vehicle rationing ended. The Kejriwal government termed it a "historic success", although its ministers have stopped saying it can be implemented for a fortnight every month.

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  12. CBI quizzes former deputy air chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... were recently found guilty of corruption in the deal by an Italian appellate court. "Italian authorities have promised India they would allow the CBI team access to the two. Their examination will be important as they are likely to spill the beans ...

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  13. Cong to Shah: Why protect 'bogus' firm?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... reached no conclusion? Will Shah answer to the people why the same companies were permitted to be part of the 'Make in India' programme and participate in the Aero India exhibition?" Surjewala said. "Will Shah also answer why the same 'bogus ...

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  14. Blood-red Trevi fountain a wake-up call on Christian persecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Vatican City, Apr 30, 2016 / 02:30 pm .- Illuminated by the red light that spilled across Rome's Trevi fountain, voices from persecuted Christian communities across the world shared the stories of friends and loved ones killed for the faith, and urged the world to take greater action in putting the violence to an end. "Let us remember, tonight, the blood of the Christian martyrs, spilled by the violence of men and the sin of the world," Cardinal Mauro Piacenza said April 29. He expressed his belief that the Christian martyrs of today are exercising "a real and vicarious atonement, through Christ, with Christ and in Christ, in favor of all men."

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  15. IPL 2016: Stats on Top Run-Scorers, Wicket-Takers, T20 Averages and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ' Hyderabad hit 92 against the Royal Challengers Bangalore on Saturday to hold the Orange Cap for most runs in the Indian Premier League. Warner achieved his incredible tally on Saturday courtesy of nine fours and five sixes against Bangalore and came from just 50 balls.

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  16. Shelf life extension for produce exportsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Packaging World

    An exporter of pomegranates that is based in Mumbai, India, is getting improved shelf life since it began using a novel flexible film designed to allow produce to respire at an optimal rate. Supplied by Uflex , the Flexfresh bag material is described as a "hybrid polymer" that is also compostable.

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  17. NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... Gandagre village in South Garo Hills. Economist Bibek Debroy, a member of the National Institution for Transforming India (Niti) Aayog, will deliver the third Prof. Sarat Mahanta Memorial Lecture at the Royal... The Assam chapter of Save The ...

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  18. GraphitiRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New York-based fashion designer Bibhu Mohapatra's a global star with celebrity fans on every continent, says Aarti Dua Bibhu Mohapatra can't ever forget the big moment when the First Lady of the United States of America, Michelle Obama, touched down in India wearing a colourful poppy-print dress and matching coat that he'd designed in his studio back... Actor Emraan Hashmi shot to fame as Bollywood's serial kisser but it's a different person who emerges in his book about his son's battle with cancer, says Sarbani Sen When actor Emraan Hashmi was asked to suggest a few titles for his debut book, he went into overdrive and prepared a long list. Don The Cape and Batman Defeated Cancer were a couple among his favourites.

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  19. Common medical entrance test todayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... are likely to appear. It had approved the schedule placed before it by the Centre, CBSE and the Medical Council of India for treating the All India Pre-Medical Test (AIPMT) fixed for May 1 as NEET-I. It had said that those who had not applied for ...

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  20. Wanted: translator for 90,000 words in HindiRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, April 30: The foreign office is hunting for people to translate dozens of the Prime Minister's Hindi speeches into English so that his thoughts on subjects ranging from terrorism to climate change can be marketed to the international diplomatic community. Officials did not clarify to The Telegraph whether the translations - of speeches delivered in India and abroad - would be compiled into a book.

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