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Since 2009, Adityanath has also had 5 private member's bills pending in the Lok…
03.24 / 10:32
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India has sections of the population that are not just socially but educationally…
03.24 / 10:32
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By Patrick Graham LONDON (Reuters) - All eyes in global financial markets were fixed on stuttering Republican efforts to pass a replacement for Obamacare on Friday, with failure likely to undermine faith in Donald Trump’s promise to deliver a "phenomenal" U.S. tax reform. Tuesday's first 1 percent daily fall on Wall Street since October has put world stocks on course for their worst week since before Trump's election in November, although many analysts continue to cast the decline as s…
03.24 / 10:30
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Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited the Dalit gang-rape and acid attack victim at King George's Medical University (KGMU) in Lucknow on Friday.Yogi also gave a cheque of Rs. one lakh as compensation to the victim's husband. He also directed the police officials to immediately nab the accused and initiate strict action against the guilty.Bharatiya Janata Party leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi, who confirmed the Chief Minister's visit to the KGMU Hospital, attacked the…
03.24 / 10:30
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Ittefaq Report BNP standing committee member Amir Khoshru Mahmud Chowdhury said on Friday that people have questions in their mind about the fire in Bangladesh Bank. “Many questions are raised over the fire at Bangladesh Bank. There are many reasons to be skeptical about the fire. Why the fire occurred in such a time?” he [&#…
03.24 / 10:28
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New Delhi [India], Mar 24 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party ( BSP) supremo Mayawati on Friday fired a fresh salvo at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by accusing it of turning a blind eye to the woes of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. Mayawati asserted that ever since the BJP has come in to power…
03.24 / 10:19
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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited the Dalit gang-rape and acid attack victim at King George’s Medical University (KGMU) in Lucknow on Friday. Yogi also gave a cheque of Rs. one lakh as compensation to the victim’s husband. He also directed the police officials to immediately nab the accused and initiate…
03.24 / 10:19
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New Delhi: Opposition parties led by the Samajwadi Party today forced a brief adjournment of proceedings in the Rajya Sabha alleging a move to disband the OBC Commission, a charge vehemently denied by the government. SP members rushed into the Well of the House and shouted anti-government slogans, forcing Deputy Chairman P J Kurien to…
03.24 / 10:19
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Supreme Court had reportedly said pension and perks to MPs seemed 'prima facie'…
03.24 / 09:41
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BEIJING, March 24 (Reuters) - China's top planning agencyaims to control the output and import of low quality coal,according to a statement posted on the its website on Friday,the first official confirmation China is trying to rein insupply and reduce domestic overcapacity. This follows a sharp decline in coal imports in February, asshipments fell to 12-month-low. The statement gave no details, but a crackdown onlow-quality imports could potentially reduce imports fromproducers such as…
03.24 / 09:40
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Gaikwad said he has had no conversation with his party chief Uddhav Thackeray since the…
03.24 / 09:00
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PIL said that EVMs could be tampered and should be subjected to tests by a foreign…
03.24 / 09:00
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'Udta Punjab' is the name of a Hindi film which highlights drug abuse by youths in…
03.24 / 09:00
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 24): A national survey has found that only 37% of Malaysians support the concept of an open and a liberalised economy. "A majority (54%) still believes that a protectionist economy is better," said the Institute…
03.24 / 08:58
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BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble on Friday criticised Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel for saying Germany should provide more money for Greece and the European Union overall. Debt-laden Greece has struggled to implement reforms in return for financial support, much of which has come from the EU. Germany, a major contributor to the EU's aid for Athens, holds elections in September. Gabriel, vice chancellor and a senior member of the Social Democrats (SPD) -…
03.24 / 08:57
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Ittefaq Report Pro-BNP lawyers won in eight posts out of 14, including that of president and secretary of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) election. Advocate Zainul Abedin and Barrister Mahbub Uddin Khokon of BNP have been elected as president and secretary respectively. Pro-Awami League lawyers won in the remaining six posts including that of…
03.24 / 08:56
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"It is unfortunate that some opponents, communalists are trying to portray him as a rabble-rouser and fringe personality. They should go through his parliamentary debates. Those reveal his seasoned thinking on various issues of governance," union urban development minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on his Facebook page on March 19, 2017, referring to Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief minister Yogi Adityanath.Factchecker did just that, analysing Yogi Adityanath's performance over the last eight years as…
03.24 / 08:13
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* Healthcare vote likely later Friday * Spot gold may test support at $1,237/oz - technicals * Spot gold has risen more than 1 pct this week * Palladium near 2-yr highs hit in prior session (Updates prices) By Sethuraman N R March 24 (Reuters) - Gold prices edged lower on Fridayagainst a backdrop of a rising dollar as markets waited to seewhether U.S. President Donald Trump succeeds in pushing throughhealthcare reforms, viewed as a potential bellwether for hisability to…
03.24 / 08:13
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By Devika Krishna Kumar and Eric Onstad NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Gold slipped on Thursday as the dollar firmed, while palladium extended gains to hit a two-year high on economic data and demand from the automobile sector. Spot gold was down 0.3 percent at $1,245.26 an ounce by 2:21 p.m. EDT (1821 GMT), retreating from an intraday peak of $1,253.12, its highest since Feb. 28. U.S. gold futures shed 0.3 percent to $1,246.60. "The dollar has been a little bit stronger today,…
03.24 / 08:13
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New Delhi: India on Thursday advised Pakistan to address the challenge of terrorism emanating from Islamabad, which has adversely affected peace and stability in the entire neighbourhood. MEA official spokesperson Gopal Baglay said India has seen media reports about Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit’s remarks on Thursday regarding the state of Jammu and Kashmir, adding…
03.24 / 07:59
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