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You cannot defend Indian flag by destroying relationships between Indians: Rahul Gandhi

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Leader of the main Opposition Congress Rahul Gandhi today said in Lok Sabha that you cannot defend the Indian flag by destroying the relationships between Indians. Addressing the Lok Sabha today. Gandhi cited the examples of the splitting of czechoslovakia into the Czech Republic and Slovakia and partition of Pakistan leading to

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Delhi police nabs one in connection with ATM thefts

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: In the recent past, there has been a sudden rise in cases of ATM crime in the capital and there have been a series of complaints of fraudulent withdrawls With the arrest of one Pintu Kumar (22) of Mannanpur village in Jahanabad district of Bihar, the staff of Badarpur Police station

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Mahindra & Mahindra is worried about reputation as counterfeit spares hit the market

Lalit Shastri Mahindra & Mahindra, the Indian auto giant facing the impact of a big drop in the Q4 2015 net profit due to lower sales, also has been rocked by counterfeit, fake and sub-standard automotive components allegedly being passed on as original Mahindra product by some “unknown persons” in Delhi and other parts of the country. The case in point is the

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Delhi Police busts a human trafficking racket: Rape victim rescued, 3 arrested

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: With the arrest of three persons, the Delhi Police has busted a human trafficking racket and solved a rape case involving a young girl, who was lured from West Bengal with promise of marriage, but was being forced into prostitution. Those arrested in this case have been identified as Shahjahan Molliya, alias

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Dany le Rouge for President….

Jamsheed Rizwani Paris: Justice at last….. Daniel Cohn-Bendit, one of the charismatic (he still is) student leaders of May 1968 in France has at last been granted French citizenship by the French government. Born in France to German parents who had fled the Nazi persecution of Jews, he was brought up in France. In May

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Australia Today: Organiser of asylum seeker boats sentenced to 10 years in jail

Newsroom24x7 Desk Iraqi national, 43-year-old Sayed Omeid was sentenced on 20 May 2015 to ten years imprisonment, with a non-parole period of six and a half years for his role as an organiser of two asylum seeker boats carrying a total of 555 passengers from Indonesia to Christmas Island in 2001. The case presented by

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On India’s Century: How Narendra Modi can propel India to move forward as a global power

Thinking Beyond Anoop Swarup As we celebrate one year of Narendra Modi government, the May 18th issue of Time carries a portrait of Narendra Modi on its cover and the Editor Nancy Gibbs goes at length to state that though Barack Obama may be the leader of the world’s most powerful democracy, the distinction of

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Jayalalitha is Tamil Nadu Chief Minister for the fifth time

Newsroom24x7 Staff   Chennai: AIADMK leader J Jayalalitha was sworn-in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for the fifth time today. (Original news updated) Tamil Nadu governor K Rosaiah administered Jayalalitha the oath of office as chief minister After her election as AIADMK legislature Party leader, Chief Minister O. Panneeselvam submitted his resignation and state

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Middle-East free of nuclear weapons and Israel

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: US Department of State Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf preferred to keep her reply short and crypt at the daily press briefing here on Thursday when a journalist asked whether or not it would be right to say: “In the future, if it ever comes to pass that the Middle East is

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Competition and Regulation are like an “Invisible Hand” working for the society: Narayana Murthy

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: N.R. Narayana Murthy, Founder, Infosys Limited said here on Wednesday that competition and regulation are the two mechanisms that can ensure that the “Invisible Hand” works to the advantage of the society. Murthy was delivering the Keynote Address at the 6th Annual Day Lecture on ‘Creating a Better India – Musings

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Palat Ke Dekhega India: Indian edition of popular global format #The Voice starting 6 June

Newsroom24x7 Desk Mumbai: &TV is on a search to find a voice that will leave the listeners amazed… a voice that will capture the imagination of the entire nation compelling them to Palat (turn their head) as the Indian edition of the internationally-acclaimed reality format #TheVoice gears up to hit the tube. ‘The Voice’ is

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If Sumo could be added as an Olympic event, Japan and Mongolia could vie for gold

Newsroom24x7 Desk Tokyo: On Tokyo winning the bid to host the 2020 Olympics, Japanese Prime Minister Shinjo Abe said on Wednesday: “if Sumo could be added as an Olympic event, I believe Japan and Mongolia could vie for the gold medal.” The Japanse Prime Minister was addressing a joint press conference after a signing ceremony following

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