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Pak 'processing' visa applications of Jadhav's wife, mother

Rediff News - 5 hours 46 min ago
Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal confirmed in a tweet that Jadhav's family had applied for visas.
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PM unveils key road, power projects to boost development in north east

Rediff News - 5 hours 46 min ago
The development of the Rih-Tiddim road and establishment of numerous rural "haat" (flee markets) along the Mizoram-Myanmar border would also increase the trade volume, Modi said while addressing a public meeting at the Assam Rifles ground here after inaugurating the 60-MW Tuirial hydro-electric power project.
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What next for Sonia Gandhi?

Rediff News - 5 hours 46 min ago
The 71-year-old MP may have time to pursue her other interests, but many believe that she will continue to play the role of a mentor.
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What Rahul now needs to do

Rediff News - 5 hours 46 min ago
'His prowess in Aikido -- a Japanese martial art that focuses on harmony with the opponent to peacefully resolve conflicts -- gives Rahul Gandhi an advantage that fanatical adversaries lack,' says Sunanda K Datta-Ray.
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Sonia will contest from Rae Bareli in 2019 polls, says Priyanka

Rediff News - 5 hours 46 min ago
Priyanka also lauded her mother, calling her the bravest woman for overcoming huge difficulties during her record 19-year tenure as the Congress chief.
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Sitharaman, Armed Forces pay tributes to heroes of 1971 war

Rediff News - 5 hours 46 min ago
Sitharaman, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa and Vice Chief of the Indian Navy Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar P laid wreaths at the Amar Jawan Jyoti in India Gate, paying respect to the fallen heroes of the war.
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Ruckus in RK Nagar over "cash distribution," Rs 13 lakh seized

Rediff News - 5 hours 46 min ago
On Saturday, in locations including Korukkupet at R K Nagar allegations of cash distribution were made against some men, whose identity was not known immediately.
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Rahul will lead the party with courage, dedication: Sonia

Rediff News - 5 hours 46 min ago
Congratulating Rahul Gandhi on his elevation, she said personal attacks on her son have made him fearless and voiced confidence that the young leadership will infuse new vigour in the party.
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Pak 'processing' visas of Jadhav's mother, wife

The Times of India - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 23:18
Pakistan on Saturday said that it was processing the visa applications of jailed Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother and wife.
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Non-veg fare for investors' summit? UP officials in a fix

The Times of India - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 19:34
The chief minister's luncheon during the 'IAS week' is an annual feature in Lucknow and this was the first time in recent history when the fare was vegetarian.
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At Nirbhaya event, Kejriwal booed off stage

The Times of India - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 19:18
​An annual feature, the ‘Nirbhaya Chetna Diwas’ organised by Nirbhaya Jyoti Trust began at 4pm. A woman, appearing dissatisfied with the CM’s speech, stood up to protest and interrupt his speech. At this, a group of people standing in the last rows started hooting.
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United colours of cabbies: Mom by day, burqa-clad driver by night

The Times of India - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 19:12
​Women, especially from conservative backgrounds, are stepping out of rigid community boundaries to become part of the city’s nightlife. With GPS tracking their every move, the women are not troubled by safety concerns.
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In Goa, no 'paid sex' without Aadhaar card

The Times of India - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 16:49
Banks and cellphone companies aren't the only ones demanding your Aadhaar card. Pimps in Goa are also making it mandatory, as a group of five young men from Delhi discovered recently.
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Ex-TV host Ilyasi held guilty of wife's murder

The Times of India - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 16:29
As the anchor of India's Most Wanted television series, Suhaib Ilyasi detailed the tales of desperate criminals over hour-long episodes. His own story took 17 years to unfold. On Saturday, the former TV host was convicted by a Delhi court of murdering his wife. While the detailed judgment wasn't made available on the day, sentence is likely be pronounced on December 20.
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ISI bid to honeytrap 3 Indian officials foiled

The Times of India - Sat, 12/16/2017 - 15:31
Fortunately for India, the bid was foiled as authorities here got wind of the plot before any classified document could be passed on to ISI. The recalled officials, as of now, are not suspected of any wrongdoing and are helping in carrying forward the investigations. It’s unlikely though that they will be asked to serve in Pakistan again.
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