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Manu, Saurabh win second Gold each in 12thAsian Airgun Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi : Continuing  with their winning ways, pistol shooters Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary  won  their second gold medals each  enabling India  to continue their domination of the 12thAsian Airgun Championships, in Taoyuan, Taipei. According  to information received here,Manu Bhaker won the 10m Air Pistol Women’s event  on Friday, even as Saurabh Chaudhary

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Karnataka Governor invited Yeddyurappa to form government merely on the basis of “requisite majority” claim

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: There were two letters (dated 15 May 2018 and 16 May 2018) that were addressed by B.S. Yeddyurappa, State BJP President to the Governor of Karnataka. In the letter of 16 May it was claimed by Yeddyurappa that his party was the single largest party and it also had the support

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Karnataka crisis: Supreme Court orders floor test at 4 pm tomorrow

C.A.Gurudath Chilkunda  Bengaluru: Supreme Court has taken unprecedented steps and ordered the floor test in the Assembly at 1600 hrs on Saturday to end the ongoing political uncertainty in Karnataka. A Supreme Court Bench of Justices AK Sikri, SA Bobde and Ashok Bhushan today directed that the Protem Speaker will conduct the floor test as

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Yeddyurappa sworn-in as Karnataka Chief Minister; Supreme Court to hear matter of legality tomorrow

Newsroom24x7 Network Bengaluru: Karnataka unit president of the BJP, BS Yedyurappa was today sworn in as State Chief Minister, after the Supreme Court of India, at a mid-night hearing, refused to pass an injunction to stay the Governor’s invite to Yeddyurappe for the formation of a BJP Government. During the course of hearing in response

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Karnataka: Governor invites Yeddyurappa to form Government

Newsroom24x7 Network Bengaluru: Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala has invited BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa to form the Government and given him 15 days time to prove his majority. BJP has 104 MLAs and needs 7 more MLAs for majority. Yeddyurappa is scheduled to take oath as Karnataka Chief Minister at 9 am on Thursday. It

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Should we do away with the I&B Ministry

Bimal Julka   It is indeed a great opportunity for the leadership in the I&B Ministry to prepare, plan, articulate its thinking and evolve a media strategy to be skilfully executed in a proactive manner through various media platforms across its rich, diverse, socio-geographical boundaries. There is a vast pool of rich talent in the Ministry to execute and effectively

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Karnataka election – the ball is in the Governor’s court

C.A.Gurudath Chilkunda  Bengaluru: BJP’s Chief Minister nominee Yedyurappa has met Governor Vajubhayi and requested him to invite him to form the government. Yedyurappa is confident that he would get the invitation from Rajbhavan and would also be given 11days time to prove his majority on the floor of the House. Kumaraswamy, who  has been elected

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Bridge collapse in Varanasi: 12 crushed to death

Newsroom24x7 Network Varanasi: At least twelve persons have been crushed to death and more than four dozen people have been injured as an under construction bridge collapsed near the Cantonment railway station here this evening. The death toll is expected to rise. Many cars and other vehicles were crushed when a pillar collapsed bringing down a

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Karnataka election throws up alliance between bêtes noires

C.A.Gurudath Chilkunda Bengaluru: Post result developments in Karnataka have proved that any alliance is possible for power as in democracy number is the determining factor. JDS supremo HD Deve Gowda has accepted the offer of Congress and Kumaraswamy has staked his claim to form the next government. Siddaramaiah and Kumaraswamy gave a statement in this

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Karnataka: Possible alliance with JDS keeps Congress hopes alive

C.A.Gurudath Chilkunda Bengaluru: With electoral fortunes oscillating fast as counting of votes progressed, there was a ray of hope for the Congress when BJP tally got restricted to 106 – a handful short of a clear majority needed to form a Government, Congress leader Sonia took the lead this afternoon and spoke directly to Janata

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Lotus blossoms in Karnataka

C.A.Gurudath Chilkunda  Bengaluru: The Karnataka electorate mandates BJP to pilot the State government engine for the next five years. Latest trend assures simple majority for the BJP. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah trails in both constituencies. Obviously, it is divisive politics that has caused Congress to bite dust and lose its base in a large number of constituencies

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Karnataka Assembly election – will it be oxygen for BJP or ventilator for Congress

C.A.Gurudath Chilkunda After the conclusion of polling for the general elections to the Karnataka Assembly, all eyes are set on the outcome of these crucial polls that are bound to set the trend for the 2019 parliamentary elections. The Karnataka press says: the poll results would  be a “Ventilator” for the Congress party or ‘Oxygen’

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BCCI follows CIC order submits details of Taxes paid year wise for AY 2004-05 to 2017-18

Newsroom24x7 network New Delhi: In response to an interim order issued by the Central Information Commission on 4 May 2018, the Income Tax department has submitted a written submission giving details of the taxes paid year-wise by Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) as available in the Oltas, ITD and E-filing Portal for

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Nepal’s growing trade deficit with India figures prominently at bilateral Summit

Newsroom24x7 Network Kathmandu:  At their second bilateral Summit in 2018, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and Prime Minister of Nepal K P Sharma Oli held delegation level talks on 11 May 2018 and recalled their meeting in New Delhi during the State visit of Prime Minister Oli in April 2018 and agreed to maintain

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