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Kangana lashes out at senior lawyer Indira Jaising

The Times of India - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:58
Kangana Ranaut is not the one to beat around the bush but is rather straight forward and hard hitting with her stands. While she is often known to take on Bollywood celebrities, this time around the actress lashed out at a lawyer. The four convicts in the 2012 Delhi gang rape have been sentenced to death and will be hanged on February 1. Senior lawyer Indira Jaising had recently shared her stand on the same and stated, “While I fully identify with the pain of Asha Devi I urge her to follow the example of Sonia Gandhi who forgave Nalini and said she didn’t not want the death penalty for her. We are with you but against death penalty.”
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'AdWise': 'How to ensure work-life balance?'

The Times of India - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:52
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Nirbhaya convicts asked about their last wish

The Times of India - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:50
With their hanging set to take place on Februrary 1, the Tihar jail authorities on Thursday asked the four death row convicts of the Nirbhaya gang rape case about their last wish.
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'Netaji was like a god'

Rediff News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:28
Twenty two years before Kabir Khan's The Forgotten Army streams on Amazon Prime on January 24, 2020, his documentary of the same name was telecast on Doordarshan. On that occasion, Kabir Khan spoke to Amberish K Diwanji/Rediff.com about Netaji's Azad Hind Fauj and its many battles for India's freedom.
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Meerut to house India's first war memorial for animals

Rediff News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:26
The memorial will come up at the Remount and Veterinary Corps Centre and College in Meerut where the army breeds, rears, and trains dogs, mules and horses.
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'Minority welfare schemes are unconstitutional'

Rediff News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:18
'It is not the duty of government to protect minority religions or promote it.'
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Himesh opens up on Ranu Mondal being trolled

The Times of India - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:15
Ranu Mondal became an overnight singing sensation when her video crooning Lata Mangeshkar’s 'Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hai' went viral on the internet. She further shot to fame by bagging a song deal with Himesh Reshammiya.
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The Brilliant Man India Loved To Hate

Rediff News - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:00
'The Congress party hated him because he had not gone to jail, he was not lathi charged, he had not gone on hunger strike.' 'They felt he had lived in London all his life and then he came to India and became an MP and a minister.'
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Maha govt holds review meeting on Koregaon Bhima case

Rediff News - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 23:34
The term "urban Naxal" was used by the Pune Police probing the alleged links between the Elgar Parishad conclave of December 31, 2017 and the caste clashes around Koregaon Bhima in Pune district the next day.
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Gabbard sues Clinton for defamation, seeks $50 million

Rediff News - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 23:12
The lawsuit, filed in the Southern District of New York on Wednesday, has also claimed that Hawaii Democrat Gabbard suffered an economic loss to be proven at trial. "Hillary calling me a 'Russian asset' is not only intended to smear my reputation and derail my campaign for president, it's also intended to silence any voice that dares to speak out against the establishment status quo," Gabbard, 38, said in an email to her supporters explaining the reason for her suing the Democratic nominee in the 2016 presidential elections.
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Another IndiGo Neo suffers Pratt engine stall

The Times of India - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 23:10
The snag-prone Pratt and Whitney engine (PW) of an IndiGo A320 Neo stalled yet again soon after taking off from Mumbai for Hyderabad as 6E-5384 in the early hours of Thursday.
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Uttam's Take: Where's the 'Tukde Tukde Gang'?

Rediff News - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 23:02
Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the 'tukde tukde gang', a slur often used by Bharatiya Janata Party leaders to attack JNU students and Left leaders.
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Priyanka wraps up WEF by sharing heartfelt note

The Times of India - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 22:46
Priyanka Chopra Jonas who recently attended the World Economic Forum at Davos, Switzerland has penned down a heartfelt note as she wrapped up the annual meet.
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Barbs fly as Uddhav Thackeray plans to visit Ayodhya in March

The Times of India - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 22:39
CM Uddhav Thackeray ha s decided to visit Ayodhya in March to mark the completion of 100 days of his government, an announcement that drew his erstwhile Hindutva allies and the constituents of the secular Maha Vikas Aghadi into a round of sparring.
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'Where are the men?' UP CM on Shaheen Bagh protesters

Rediff News - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 22:16
Addressing a rally in support of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act in Kanpur, Adityanath said, "These people do not have courage to participate in the protests themselves. They know if they indulge in vandalism, their property will be seized. Now what have they done? "They started making the women sit at roads. The children have been made to sit. It's such a big crime that the men are sleeping under the quilt and the women are made to sit at roads. It is shameful," he said.
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