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Lucknow : Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday attacked the state government led by Yogi Adityanath and said the law and order situation in the state is not good. At the receiving end on the issue of law and order during his five years in office, Akhilesh Yadav alleged that under the…
04.26 / 11:43
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Chacko was earlier made the Delhi in-charge of party affairs by…
04.26 / 11:09
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BJP has recorded a significant victory in polls to all 3 municipal corporations of…
04.26 / 11:09
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BJP has won 53 wards of the South Delhi Municipal Corporation while it is leading in 12…
04.26 / 11:09
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Removal of banners is the first step; removing Sasikala from the party remains the core…
04.26 / 11:09
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Kolkata: Taking a swipe at Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee, BJP chief Amit Shah on Wednesday said she has been suffering from “BJP phobia” and claimed that her constant criticism of his party was indicative of its rise in Bengal. “Mamata Banerjee is having BJP phobia. She is seeing Bharatiya Janata Party at everything,” Shah…
04.26 / 10:55
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By Abhinav Ramnarayan LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks hit a record high on Wednesday after strong earnings and the prospect of tax cuts for corporate America pushed U.S. shares to stratospheric levels and the euro held on to recent gains as political concerns in France ebbed. European shares pulled back slightly from 20-month highs as some disappointing corporate results weighed on the market but Asian stocks powered ahead. Against a strengthening dollar, the euro held on to…
04.26 / 10:27
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Ittefaq Report BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia filed a petition with the High Court to transfer the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case against her from the Senior Special Judge’s Court-3 on Wednesday. In the petition, she also prayed to the HC to stay the trial proceedings against her in the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) case. Earlier, an […
04.26 / 10:27
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The city is in need for a radical transformation more than ever…
04.26 / 09:42
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By Joshua Franklin ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse will raise around 4 billion Swiss francs ($4 billion) from its shareholders, the embattled bank said on Wednesday, trying to close the gap in financial strength with rivals. The bank said the decision, which saw management ditch an alternative plan to publicly list part of its Swiss business, should remove any concerns over the group's capital strength. "This was an option which -- we got very clear views from our shareholders -- was…
04.26 / 09:41
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By Martin Petty and Karen Lema MANILA (Reuters) - Southeast Asian countries will prioritise creating an Asia-focused trade pact this year that includes China, India and Japan, while trade issues with the United States will be put on the back burner, the Philippine trade minister said. The U.S. withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and policy uncertainties cast by President Donald Trump's protectionist leanings, have spurred Asian countries to push ahead with the Regional…
04.26 / 09:41
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Kolkata: As the BJP headed for a landslide win in MCD polls, party president Amit Shah today said the people of Delhi have rejected “negative politics” and put their seal of approval on the Prime Minister’s leadership. “This is an unprecedented win for BJP. I express my gratitude to the people of Delhi. This is…
04.26 / 09:29
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* Spot gold may fall to $1,249/oz - technicals * SPDR Gold holdings drop 0.69 percent on Tuesday * Silver hits over one-month lows (Updates prices) By Sethuraman N R April 26 (Reuters) - Gold fell to a two-week low onWednesday as investors opted for riskier assets such as equitieson renewed optimism over the U.S. economy and as politicaluncertainty in France receded, softening demand for safe-havenassets. Spot gold was mostly unchanged at $1,263.53 at 0741GMT.…
04.26 / 08:35
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AMN Ministry of Rural Development has released nearly 23,500 crore rupees to the States as first tranche for this Financial Year, under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS). The amount released includes all pending liabilities as on 31st March, 2017. It is also to ensure priority work on water conservation measures. The Government … Continue reading Centre releases Rs 23,500 crore to States under MGNREGS…
04.26 / 08:31
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New Delhi [India]: Lotus of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to be blossoming in all three corporation of the national capital. The trends so far show that BJP is leading in 157 wards, AAP in 45 and Congress in 25. The fierce triangular competition has put on stake reputation of the three major parties. Where…
04.26 / 08:23
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New Delhi : BJP President Amit Shah on Wednesday said the party’s win in the Delhi civic polls was a vote in favour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s three years in power and a vote against the “negative politics” of the AAP. Addressing the media after the Bharatiya Janata Party was poised to sweep the…
04.26 / 08:23
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 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s ongoing visit to Laos from April 26-27 is expected to create a new driving force for the enhancement of traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between the two c…
04.26 / 08:16
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Chandigarh, April 26 The Government College, Nangal Chaudhary, in Mahendergarh district will be named after Rashtriya Rifles officer Major Satish Dahiya, who was killed in an encounter with militants in Kashmir early this year. The college will be now known as Shaheed Major Satish Dahiya Government College, an official spokesman said on Wednesday. “Keeping the word given by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar to the family of the martyr, the state government has decided to rename G…
04.26 / 08:07
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'EVM wave' is sweeping across the city: AAP's Gopal…
04.26 / 07:57
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LONDON (Reuters) - The number of senior managers at the BBC earning more than 150,000 pounds ($192,555) a year has risen despite a promise by the publicly-funded broadcaster to cut the figure by a fifth, Britain's spending watchdog said on Wednesday. The National Audit Office said there were 98 members of staff earning such salaries in March 2016 compared to January 2012 when there were just 89, even though the BBC had committed itself to a 20 percent reduction. It also said the BBC had…
04.26 / 07:56
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