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  • Modi invited to address joint session of U.S. Congress

     U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a joint meeting of Congress when he visits the U.S. capital in June. India has not announced the PM’s visit yet, but Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar is in Washington to finalise the age ....

     U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a joint meeting of Congress when he visits the U.S. capital in June. India has not announced the PM’s visit yet, but Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar is in Washington to finalise the age ....

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  • Nod for national medical admission test

    A Bench of Justices Anil R. Dave, S.K. Singh and A.K. Goel revived the NEET across all States despite strong protests from States like Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh that it was too late. The court revived the NEET notifications of December 21, 2010, and sai ....

    A Bench of Justices Anil R. Dave, S.K. Singh and A.K. Goel revived the NEET across all States despite strong protests from States like Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh that it was too late. The court revived the NEET notifications of December 21, 2010, and sai ....

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  • SC order on NEET today

    On April 11, the apex court recalled its 2013 judgment quashing NEET. A bench of Justices Anil R. Dave, S.K. Singh and A.K. Goel on Thursday reserved the plea for holding NEET 2016-17 for final orders at lunch break even as the courtroom burst into an uproar as State ....

    On April 11, the apex court recalled its 2013 judgment quashing NEET. A bench of Justices Anil R. Dave, S.K. Singh and A.K. Goel on Thursday reserved the plea for holding NEET 2016-17 for final orders at lunch break even as the courtroom burst into an uproar as State ....

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  • Live: Uproar in Rajya Sabha

    Here are the live updates: 11:15 am: P.J. Kurien says in RS that Chairman will examine the notice regarding breach of privilege and then take a further decision. 11:10 am: Uproar in the Rajya Sabha by Congress members as Subramanian Swamy stands to say he has give ....

    Here are the live updates: 11:15 am: P.J. Kurien says in RS that Chairman will examine the notice regarding breach of privilege and then take a further decision. 11:10 am: Uproar in the Rajya Sabha by Congress members as Subramanian Swamy stands to say he has give ....

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  • Michel’s claims far from truth: ED

    The sources also said though Mr. Michel, in his interview to The Hindu, claimed he had written a letter to the Prime Minister last year, the ED had not received any. “His claim that some official from the Indian embassy in the United Arab Emirates had recently con ....

    The sources also said though Mr. Michel, in his interview to The Hindu, claimed he had written a letter to the Prime Minister last year, the ED had not received any. “His claim that some official from the Indian embassy in the United Arab Emirates had recently con ....

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  • Canadian rules stall Amarinder’s rallies

    Sikhs for Justice lodged a complaint with Canada’s Foreign Ministry, saying Capt. Amarinder’s visit would violate a circular issued by the Ministry in 2011 disallowing foreign governments or individuals or political parties from conducting election campaigns ....

    Sikhs for Justice lodged a complaint with Canada’s Foreign Ministry, saying Capt. Amarinder’s visit would violate a circular issued by the Ministry in 2011 disallowing foreign governments or individuals or political parties from conducting election campaigns ....

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  • Those giving up LPG subsidy can apply after 1 year: Minister

    He also said his Ministry had not used the data from income tax returns to cut subsidy for people earning over Rs. 10 lakh a year. “Give It Up is for one year. You do not need to apply to give it up again, you will still be considered as having given it up. But, a ....

    He also said his Ministry had not used the data from income tax returns to cut subsidy for people earning over Rs. 10 lakh a year. “Give It Up is for one year. You do not need to apply to give it up again, you will still be considered as having given it up. But, a ....

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  • A tap that sends water alert SMS to women!

    In times of severe water crisis, here is a simple idea aided by technology that can make life of rural women easier. Developed by a team of four employees from Microsoft India, the project called ‘Water Alert for Women in India’ was the winner of a recently-h ....

    In times of severe water crisis, here is a simple idea aided by technology that can make life of rural women easier. Developed by a team of four employees from Microsoft India, the project called ‘Water Alert for Women in India’ was the winner of a recently-h ....

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  • SC stays Uttarakhand HC judgement quashing President's Rule

    A Bench of Justices Dipak Misra and Shiva Kirti Singh admitted the Centre’s challenge to the High Court decision and brought back President’s rule in the State for the simple reason that the judgment, dictated on April 21 by Uttarakhand Chief Justice K.M. Jo ....

    A Bench of Justices Dipak Misra and Shiva Kirti Singh admitted the Centre’s challenge to the High Court decision and brought back President’s rule in the State for the simple reason that the judgment, dictated on April 21 by Uttarakhand Chief Justice K.M. Jo ....

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  • Sikh politician shot dead in Pakistan

    Sardar Sooran Singh, the Special Assistant to Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) on Minority Affairs, was assassinated in Pir Baba area of Buner district in the province when he was going back to his home after a routine walk, police said. He was immediately take ....

    Sardar Sooran Singh, the Special Assistant to Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) on Minority Affairs, was assassinated in Pir Baba area of Buner district in the province when he was going back to his home after a routine walk, police said. He was immediately take ....

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