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Modi-led panels to meet again to choose CIC, CVC chiefs

The prime minister-led selection committees could not arrive at a decision on the appointment of chiefs of Central Information Commission and Central Vigilance Commission at its meeting on Saturday......

Navy gets INS Sindhukirti back, after nine-year 'refit'

Indian Navy planners heaved a sigh of relief on Friday at the return of a frontline Kilo-class submarine, INS Sindhukirti, which has been missing from the operational fleet through a nine-year......

Modi@1: Who will be the next cabinet secretary?

Power Secretary P K Sinha, who will otherwise retire in July 2015, is a front-runner, while Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi is also under serious consideration. But the prime minister could spring......

Secret documents reveal US army predicted rise of IS

Secret documents obtained from freedom of information requests have revealed that the United States army predicted the rise of the Islamic State militant group even before it started making......

NIA files chargesheet against Islamic State recruit Arif Majeed

The National Investigation Agency on Wednesday filed its charge sheet against arrested Islamic State recruit Arif Majeed in a special court. “We have filed a charge sheet in the special NIA......

'Below-normal rains may not lead to a spike in inflation'

"Even last year our monsoons were below normal, then winter rains were below normal, then in March we suddenly had non-seasonal rains... Yet the food prices (inflation) are only falling. This is......

Male or female boss: Does it make a difference?

Asking employees whether they would prefer to work under a man or woman amounts to asking them to discriminate, positively or negatively, on the basis of gender, explains Kanika Datta. First, the......

Indian-American pleads guilty to defrauding investors

A 65-year-old Indian-American man has pleaded guilty to charges of defrauding individuals of hundreds of thousands of dollars and could face upto 20 years in prison. Satyen Chatterjee, a former......

How India bungled on foreign investor tax row

Investor lobbies and tax lawyers estimate the bill for international funds and banks could be as high as $8 billion The finance ministry could have sidestepped a damaging multibillion-dollar tax......

Rs 199,000 'GenX Nano' launched

Tata Motors on Tuesday launched all-new version of its entry level car 'Nano', priced up to Rs 289,000 (ex-showroom Delhi). The new GenX Nano range comes with advanced technological features and......

Priyanka's HOTTEST Hollywood appearances? VOTE!

Yay or nay?With her ABC thriller Quantico ready for its television debut (on a prime time slot no less!), Priyanka Chopra is busy hobnobbing in the big mighty world of Hollywood.However, her tryst......

Puri Jagannadh to direct Chiranjeevi's 150th film

 A lowdown on what's going on in the Telugu film industry.   There has been much speculation about megastar Chiranjeevi’s 150th film. Fans and others have been waiting......

The many, many, MANY controversies of Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan's list of controversies is almost as long as his impressive filmography.One of the greatest actors of our time, Kamal Haasan, has courted quite a few controversies in recent times. For......

Bajrangi, Dabangg 3, Shuddhi: What happens to Salman's films?

The court verdict has put many Salman starrers in jeopardy. With Salman Khan being sentenced to five years of jail, the question on everyone's minds is what happens to his films?Here is a look......

Construction delays force Rio to move water polo venue

Rio de Janeiro is seeking a new venue for the opening water polo matches at the 2016 Olympics after organisers on Thursday confirmed reforms at the proposed venue will not be completed in time. The......

Figure out why Blatter will remain FIFA boss...

‘He is powerful, he is untouchable, he is, I would say, the Pope of Football’ ‘He is an incredibly intelligent man, he knows everything, and everybody and knows how everything......

'Perplexed' World Beijing Challenge officials rubbish Gatlin's claims

Organising committee says he was not kicked out Organisers of Wednesday’s Beijing World Challenge have denied that they kicked out Justin Gatlin from their meeting and said they were......

Why World No 1 sprinter Gatlin was 'kicked out' by Beijing organisers

Justin Gatlin of the United States. Photograph: Francois Nel/Getty Images Controversial and currently the world number one sprinter, Justin Gatlin Justin Gatlin said his relationship with......

Chris Rogers set to retire after Ashes

Chris Rogers of Australia leaves the field. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images Australia Test opener Chris Rogers appears set to retire from international cricket after the upcoming Ashes......
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UPSC to Conduct Civil Services Exam on August 23

New Delhi : The online filing of applications for this year's civil services preliminary examination to select IAS and IPS officers has begun.... ...

http://profit.ndtv.com/news/careers/article-upsc-online-filing-of-applications-for-civil-services-exam-begins-765587
Omar to PM Modi

New Delhi: It is impossible to micro-manage India or run it as a "one man show", former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah commented on... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/india/india-cant-be-micromanaged-omar-to-pm-modi_1600607.html
APEPDCL signs agreement with Solar Energy Corporation

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Taking the initiative to go green on energy front, the Andhra Pradesh Eastern Power Distribution Company... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Visakhapatnam/apepdcl-signs-agreement-with-solar-energy-corporation/article6265218.ece?ref=relatedNews
Cidco hopes to begin work on Navi Mumbai airport by April next

Pic Courtesy: - M Mumbai: It will take another year for Cidco to select the final bidder for the ambitious Rs 15,000-crore Navi Mumbai... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/business/news/companies/cidco-hopes-to-begin-work-on-navi-mumbai-airport-by-april-next_127000.html
Now, Swami to argue for 'godman'

Jodhpur: Living up to his promise made to Asaram, BJP leader and leading lawyer Subramanian Swami today moved a bail application in a trial court... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/news/national/after-ram-jethmalani-subramanian-swami-to-argue-for-asaram/ar-BBkahtJ?srcref=rss

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