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Rajiv Gandhi 70th birth anniversary: Congress pays homage to the late prime minister

New Delhi, Aug 20: Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi, members of her family and party leaders and workers paid floral tribute to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 70th birth anniversary at Vir Bhumi here on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: India, Manmohan Singh

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Merinews

Navroz, the new year festival of Parsis

This year, Navroz and Janmashatmi have coincided. The Parsi community in India celebrated their New Year festival Navroz on August 18 along with the Zoroastrian population in the world.

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Related Topix: Zoroastrian, Religion, Pagan/Wiccan

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Hard News

Middle Way Out

This is an anecdote that has been told in different ways. When NDA's Home Minister LK Advani went to the United States of America , he made an uncustomary trip to the Pentagon, where he happily agreed to the US government's suggestion to send Indian troops to Iraq.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

Sun Aug 17, 2014

DNA India

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice-President Hamid Ansari, PM Narendra...

The President, the Vice President and the Prime Minister today greeted people on the occasion of 'Navroz', the Parsi New year, that falls tomorrow and hoped it unites the nation.

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PM, Ansari Greet People on Janmashtami

Vice President Hamid Ansari along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted the people on Janmashtami, saying it was time to rededicate to Lord Krishna's teachings to build a peaceful, enlightened and just society.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Outlook

Modi Centre of Attention at Prez' 'At Home'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at the centre of attention today at the 'At Home' function hosted by President Pranab Mukherjee on the occasion of the 68th Independence Day here.

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Related Topix: Manmohan Singh

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Outlook

PM Modi Laments the Absence of Humour From Parliament

Prime Miniser Narendra Modi today lamented the growing absence of wit and humour in Parliamentary proceedings remarking that lawmakers fear how media will play it up.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

DNA India

PM Narendra Modi laments absence of humour from Parliament proceedings

Prime Miniser Narendra Modi on Tuesday lamented the growing absence of wit and humour in Parliamentary proceedings remarking that lawmakers fear how media will play it up.

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Merinews

Finally MP Sachin Tendulkar applies for leave; Rajya Sabha permits

Few days after the absence of sportsperson-turned-Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood actress Rekha became matter of discussion in the house for their long absence, Tendulkar has formally applied for leave, which is also sanctioned by the speaker of the house.

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Related Topix: Bollywood

Sun Aug 10, 2014

South China Morning Post

Q&A: 'Asia's best-kept secret' are China's improving ties with India, says Gupta

Chinese President Xi Jinping, third from left, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, second from left, with Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari, at a commemoration of 60 years since their countries agreed to principles of peaceful coexistence.

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Related Topix: Canada

Newkerala.com

Anandiben Patel ties rakhi to Gujarat Governor OP Kohli

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel today tied a rakhi to Gujarat Governor OP Kohli on the occasion of Rakshbandhan, which is being celebrated across the country today.

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Newkerala.com

PM conveys greetings on occasion of Rakshabandhan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted the people on the occasion of Rakshabandhan, which is being celebrated across the country today.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Nerve News

President hosts At Home for freedom fighters

President Pranab Mukherjee hosted an At Home reception for freedom fighters on the 72nd anniversary of the Quit India Movement at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here Saturday, an official statement said.

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Merinews

Vice President Hamid Ansari greets people on Raksha Bandhan

The festival of Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi is celebrated on a full moon day in the month of Shravan according to the Hindu lunar calendar, and this year, the festival falls on August 10. The Vice-President of India, M. Hamid Ansari has greeted citizens on the auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan .

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Rakhi

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Newkerala.com

Indian Forest Service probationers call on Vice-President

The 76 Probationers of Indian Forest Service of 2013-15 batch called on the Vice President M. Hamid Ansari here today.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science

Mon Aug 04, 2014

DNA India

Uproar in RS over 'derogatory' article against Jayalalitha

Rajya Sabha today witnessed two adjournments during Question Hour as AIADMK members vociferously protested against a "derogatory" article against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Sri Lankan government website.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Hindustan Times

Insurance Act Modi govts first acid test in RS

The Narendra Modi government will face its first acid test on Rajya Sabha floor management on Monday when the insurance Act amendment bill comes up in the House.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

DNA India

BJP leaders Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Shahnawaz Hussain offer prayers, extend greetings on Eid-ul-Fitr

Vice President Hamid Ansari and Bharatiya Janata Party leaders Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Shahnawaz Hussain offered prayers on Tuesday on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr and extended their greetings to the people.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan, Religion, Islam

Newkerala.com

Hamid Ansari greets nation on Id-ul-Fitr

Vice President M. Hamid Ansari Monday greeted the nation on Id-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.

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Nerve News

Hamid Ansari greets nation on Id-ul-Fitr

Vice President M. Hamid Ansari Monday greeted the nation on Id-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.

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