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  1. The Lee Kuan Yew dividendRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | South China Morning Post

    ... be in the same room as Lee to thank him. "He was a leader who kept his promises. I am the envy of my relatives back in India," said the grandfather of five, one of more than 400,000 Singaporeans who waited for hours this week to view Lee's body as ...

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  2. Contract teachers' strike turns platform of politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Telegraph

    Pappu Yadav addresses the agitating contract teachers at R-Block in Patna on Sunday in the presence of BJP leader Nand Kishore Yadav . Picture by Ranjeet Kumar Dey The ongoing hunger strike of contract teachers turned into a political platform on Sunday with leaders from rival camps using it to criticise each other.

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  3. Former Delhi legislator shot deadRead the original story

    28 min ago | Big News Network.com

    Former Indian National Lok Dal legislator Bharat Singh was shot at by unidentified gunmen here during a religious programme on Sunday evening, and succumbed to his injuries in a hospital, police said. The 38-year-old Bharat Singh and two of his aides were injured when they were shot at around 8.10 p.m. while attending the programme at Abhinandan Vatika in west Delhi's Najafgarh from where he was elected as a legislator in 2009.

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  4. Tussar trail leads to e-tailRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Telegraph

    ... of the e-tail giant, say, Flipkart, collects the item from the store within 24 hours for delivery across India. There's no stopping Jharcraft. It is in talks with Google India to promote its products and looking forward to pushing its own website ...

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  5. Capital thirsty after shower of blessingsRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Telegraph

    ... days. Banker Avinash Kashyap, a resident of Ratu Road and a cricket buff, wasn't happy being home on a Sunday. "After India crashed out of the ICC Cup, we were rooting for the Kiwis. I had planned to sleep till 9am and then catch the final match. ...

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  6. Rain & hailstorm dampener for cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Telegraph

    Ranchi, March 29: The unseasonal rain and hailstorm that lashed parts of Jharkhand over the weekend have caused extensive damage to standing crops that are waiting to be harvested, causing alarm for farmers. According to details gathered by Birsa Agricultural University , Ranchi, wheat crop waiting to be harvested, vegetables, coriander and mango crop that are in the flowering stage have received the worst blow.

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  7. HEALTHCARERead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Telegraph

    AS: It is a city-specific healthcare system that is designed to meet diverse healthcare needs of the urban poor Residents of all listed and unlisted slums, and the vulnerable population like the homeless, street-dwellers, rag-pickers, rickshaw-pullers, construction labourers, migrants etc. The programme will be implemented in places with an urban population of over 50,000.

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  8. Trade TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Telegraph

    The Heavy Engineering Corporation , Ranchi, signed a memorandum of understanding with Concerned Tractor Plant-Chetra of Cheboksary, Russia, for the assembly production of bulldozers and crane pipe layers of various models for sale in India. The tractor company will, in turn, endeavour to sell HEC excavators in the Russian market through its own sales network.

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  9. India's upstart anti-graft party shows signs of unravelingRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The China Post

    Just a few weeks ago, the upstart Aam Aadmi Party, or Common Man's Party, was seen by many as a breath of fresh air in the chaotic, corruption-tainted world of Indian politics, promising to root out graft and display complete transparency. Now, however, with its top leaders spending the weekend slugging it out in public, it seems the party that promised to transform India's political landscape is more likely to bring disappointment to millions of Indians despairing of their politicians.

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  10. Investment upswing to take timeRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, March 29 : Capital spending in India is likely to take 12 more months to start recovering as private companies have adopted a "wait-and-see" approach, a report by global ratings agency Standard and Poor's said. "We expect capital spending in India will continue to fall in fiscal 2016 despite its economy being one of the few bright spots in Asia-Pacific," it said.

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  11. Bank deposit plan to pay for holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The Telegraph

    ... than 20 per cent," said Abraham Alapatt, chief innovation officer and head of marketing & service quality, Thomas Cook India, told The Telegraph. Indians are not comfortable taking a loan or paying EMIs through credit cards for vacations as such ...

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  12. Pitch for Qatar FDI purseRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, March 29: India has pitched for investments from Qatar in defence, railways, highways and other infrastructure projects as part of the "Make in India" programme. Besides expressing its interest to invest in the country, Qatar has invited Indian companies to participate in the massive infrastructure projects for the FIFA World Cup to be hosted by the Gulf country in 2022.

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  13. NTPC charged up for foreign forayRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, March 29: NTPC, the country's largest power utility, plans to set the ball rolling for its twin foreign forays - a 1,320MW power plant at Bagerhat in Bangladesh and a 500MW unit in Sri Lanka. "We have been powering India's drive to growth and are now working to help drive Asia's growth.

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  14. Rajnath scan on TinbighaRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Telegraph

    Siliguri, March 29: Union home minister Rajnath Singh is scheduled to survey the Tinbigha corridor as Dhaka and New Delhi are preparing to exchange the Indian and Bangladeshi enclaves scattered in each other's mainland. The Tinbigha corridor is a narrow strip of land in Cooch Behar district leased out by India to Bangladesh to connect Dahagram and Angrapota, two Bangladeshi enclaves, with the mainland of the neighbouring country.

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  15. Good cops? No way, these guys are so bad even killers trembleRead the original story

    55 min ago | The Standard

    ... was that during the arrests, murderer Baiju Yadav slipped away into the nearby township (this happened in West Bengal, India). The really really REALLY bad thing was that the murderer voluntarily returned to the prison that night and told police ...

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  16. India to airlift citizens from war-torn YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Peninsula

    India said Sunday it was preparing to airlift stranded citizens from war-torn Yemen despite the bombing of the country's main international airport. Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said air evacuations would take place from Yemen, which has been plunged into chaos by a Huthi Shiite rebellion that has triggered Saudi-backed airstrikes on the capital Sanaa.

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  17. Ground ageing fleet of Airbus A320s: Air India pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times of Oman

    Air India planes are seen parked on the tarmac at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. The Indian Commercial Pilots Association letter comes in the backdrop of a 24-year old Airbus A230 plane, operated by Lufthansa's budget arm Germanwings, crashing into a mountainside in the French Alps last week, killing all 150 people on board.

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  18. Saradha probe: CBI may question Mukul Roy againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of India

    ... Rs 15,000 crore scandal. CBI's probe into the role of officials of Sebi, Registrar of Companies and Reserve Bank of India is also in an advanced stage, sources said. CBI and ED officials have maintained that had regulatory bodies acted on time, ...

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  19. Hot photos of Bollywood actress and huge cricket fan Katrina Kaif in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... her Bollywood debut in the film "Boom". Since then, Katrina Kaif has become a huge Bollywood star. Katrina moved to India to film "Boom" and she has made dozens of Bollywood films since 2003. Katrina Kaif is a good friend of Vijay Mallya, who is the ...

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  20. BJP becomes largest political party in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times of India

    ... of active members as a device for consolidating BJP's freshly-achieved pre-eminence. READ ALSO: Make BJP diverse like India, Narendra Modi tells cadres Sceptics say the groundswell in membership is no reliable reflection of the party's actual ...

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