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28 August 2014 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched his government's mega scheme 'Jan Dhan Yojana', declaring that it was aimed at eradicating financial untouchability by providing bank accounts to the poor.
28 August 2014 Vinod Kumar Duggal tonight resigned as Manipur Governor becoming the ninth governor appointed by the UPA regime to quit since the NDA Government came to power in May this year.
28 August 2014 Kuldeep Bishnoi-led Haryana Janhit Congress today snapped its three-year-old ties with BJP ahead of assembly elections in the state accusing it of "repeated betrayal", and decided to join hands with former Congress leader Venod Sharma's Jan Chetna Party (JCP).
28 August 2014 Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council today unanimously passed a resolution impressing upon the state government to urge the Centre to resume the process of Indo-Pak dialogue to ensure peace and stability in the sub-continent.
28 August 2014 After Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal,a party MLA has sparked controversy with his "insensitive" remark that "as long as the world exists, rape will be there", inviting strong condemnation from women's rights groups and parties with BJP demanding police action ...
28 August 2014 In a bid to defuse Pakistan's political crisis, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today agreed to face a case of murder of 14 supporters of cleric Tahir-ul- Qadri who rejected it saying terror charges should also be slapped on the Premier.
28 August 2014 After Governors, the Narendra Modi government is removing independent directors appointed by the previous UPA regime on PSU boards, beginning with sacking of four directors on the board of Indian Oil Corp (IOC).
28 August 2014 Two columns of Russian tanks and military vehicles fired Grad missiles at a border post in south-eastern Ukraine, then rolled into the country today as Ukraine's overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said.
28 August 2014 Swami Aseemanand, an accused in 2007 Samjhauta Express blast case, was today granted bail by Punjab and Haryana High Court but he is unlikely to come out of jail as he is facing trial in two other blast cases.
28 August 2014 Islamic State jihadists have executed more then 160 fleeing Syrian soldiers, a monitor said today, the latest in a string of brutal abuses alarming Western powers who fear a global spread of the terror.
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29 August 2014 Two journalists were among three people killed today when gunmen opened fire in their office in Quetta city in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province.
28 August 2014 In a bid to defuse Pakistan's political crisis, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today agreed to face a case of murder of 14 supporters of cleric Tahir-ul- Qadri who rejected it saying terror charges should also be slapped on the Premier.
28 August 2014 In a bid to defuse Pakistan's political crisis, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today agreed to face a case of murder of 14 supporters of cleric Tahir-ul- Qadri who rejected it saying terror charges should also be slapped on the Premier.
28 August 2014 In the backdrop of the night-long firing by Pakistan Rangers targeting civilians areas and BoPs, BSF troops and the Rangers today held a commandant-level flag-meeting along International Border (IB) in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir, during which they impressed ...
28 August 2014 Faced with the worst electoral debacle, a drastic revamp of the AICC appears to be on the cards, which is expected to witness a generational change that will seek to make the Congress fighting fit.
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Web
28 August 2014 And now we have travel companies offering special travel packages to conflict zones.
28 August 2014 Given Tamil sensitivities and Lanka’s strategic location, the shenanigans indulged by a loose cannon can have dangerous portends for India’s security and national integration.
28 August 2014 Young Afghans yearn for knowledge as well as justice, and they are willing to sacrifice for both.
27 August 2014 Squashed Tomato Holi of the Spaniards.
27 August 2014 'It can always be legitimately expected...the Prime Minister...would consider not choosing a person with criminal antecedents against whom charges have been framed for heinous or serious criminal offences or charges of corruption to become a Minister of the Council of ...
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Blogs
28 August 2014 Historian Charu Gupta in the Indian Express : The myth of love jehad : The 1920s in...
28 August 2014 A Friends Reunion? "It's not gonna happen," Courteney Cox told David Letterman...
27 August 2014 It showed up first in a weekly gossip column some 10 days back: In Gujarat, Modi kept...
27 August 2014 A video purportedly showing BJP's controversial Loksabha MP from Gorakhpur, Yogi Adityanath...
27 August 2014 The ASL Ice Bucket Challenge to spread the awareness for ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) has been...
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