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Trump taps 'Mad Dog' Mattis to be Defence Secretary

United States President-elect Donald Trump has formally nominated James Mattis, a retired 4-star Marine Corps general who has long voiced concerns about the threat posed by Iran, as the Defence......

Trump wants retired three-star general as National Security Adviser

United States President-elect Donald Trump has offered retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn the position of the White House national security adviser, a senior Trump official said on Thursday.......

4 PIOs elected to Congress; Bera's result goes for recounting

An unprecedented ‘desi’ wave hit the United States general elections as a record number of four Indian-Americans were on Wednesday elected to the US Congress, while the fifth......

Young Indian lawyer elected to UN's top body of legal experts

In a significant victory, a young Indian lawyer won a hotly-contested election in the United Nations General Assembly for membership to the world body’s top body of legal experts, garnering......

Portugal's Antonio Guterres officially elected as UN secretary general

Portugal's former Prime Minister Antonio Guterres was on Thursday appointed as the next Secretary-General of the United Nations by the General Assembly. The 193 member states of the powerful......

'Incentive to store black money has reduced'

'To attack the cash part of black money, I can't think of anything else but demonetisation.''There is a cost to be paid and it is fine if it doesn't extend beyond this quarter.' Dr Krishnamurthy......

A tragedy called President Trump? Not quite

Protectionism and a rollback of regulation.Defusion of tensions with Russia and a lowering of geo-political risks.Looser fiscal policy and tighter monetary policy. At least Donald Trump can't be......

GST delay to cast shadow on Budget

Consensus seems a problem before the current session of Parliament ends.Business Standard's Dilasha Seth and Indivjal Dhasmana report. A delay in enforcing the proposed national goods and services......

Demonetisation: Why the Oppostion opposes it

'The whole country supports the government.''The exceptions are only two -- those who thrived on black money and those who are inimical to Indian interests,' argues Major General Mrinal Suman. Life......

'Before demonetisation India was looking good'

'Investors hate uncertainty and the demonetisation move certainly creates that.' IMAGE: A scene from a wholesale market in Ahmedabad. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters Cameron Brandt, director of......

Pix: Happy birthday, Ramya!

Actress-turned-politician Divya Spandana, popularly known as Ramya, turns 34. IMAGE: Divya Spandana in Thoondil Divya Spandana, better known by her stage name Ramya, was born in Bengaluru.......

Shirke set to be elected unopposed as BCCI secretary

Current secretary Ajay Shirke is all set to be elected unopposed at the 87th Annual General Meeting of the BCCI scheduled to be held on Wednesday. In fact a senior BCCI functionary confirmed that......

Thakur set to become youngest BCCI President

Anurag Thakur is set to be unanimously elected as the BCCI's youngest President in the Board's Special General Meeting (SGM) in Mumbai on Sunday, replacing Shashank Manohar who quit the position to......

BCCI calls SGM to elect new chief on May 22

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has called for a Special General Meeting on May 22 in Mumbai to elect its new president following the resignation of Shashank Manohar. "Yes, we have the......

Quote-unquote: Infantino promises 'to bring FIFA back to football'

Selected quotes from Swiss Gianni Infantino's first news conference after the former UEFA general secretary was elected president of scandal-hit world soccer's governing body FIFA on Friday:......

FIFA election to go ahead but Blatter told to stay away

IMAGE: Acting FIFA president Issa Hayatou (centre) and acting secretary general Markus Kattner (right) arrive for the CONCACAF meeting in Zurich, Switzerland on Thursday. Photograph: Arnd......
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The Actor, Journalist, Politician and King Maker

Srinivasa Iyer Ramaswamy. The name may not spark much of an interest even in Chennai. But call him by his moniker Cho and watch the reverence and... ...

http://www.mapsofindia.com/my-india/society/cho-ramaswamy-the-actor-journalist-politician-and-king-maker
Trump Picks Oklahoma Attorney General Pruitt to Lead EPA

12 minutes ago, Bloomberg Video Dec.08 -- President-elect Donald Trump has selected Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt as head of the U.S.... ...

http://in.finance.yahoo.com/video/trump-picks-oklahoma-attorney-general-113420289.html;_ylt=AwrHgawVSElYoEgAmQIJc7lG;_ylu=X3oDMTNjdjF2azZiBG1pdANNaXhlZCBpdGVtcyBDYXJvdXNlbCBob21lcGFnZQRwa2cDOTVkYzMwODctYjZlZS0zZmM2LTk5ZTItODc1Yjk5NTc5MmY1BHBvcwMzBHNlYwNNZWRpYUJMaXN0TWl4ZWRMUENBVGVtcA--;_ylg=X3oDMTI4cGFmMmVqBGludGwDaW4EbGFuZwNlbi1pbgRwc3RhaWQDBHBzdGNhdANwZXJzb25hbGZpbmFuY2V8cmVhbGVzdGF0ZQRwdANzZWN0aW9ucw--;_ylv=3
BJP should welcome Hurriyat's invitation to tourists in Kashmir

It was an announcement that took most people by surprise. Two factions of the separatist party alliance Hurriyat Conference and the Jammu and... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/editorials/bjp-should-welcome-hurriyat-s-invitation-to-tourists-in-kashmir/story-DlmA4aSVJWqtPctvBTN7eK.html
Talks with India should be result-oriented, says Pak

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday accused India of being "defiant and intransigent" to resumption of talks and said any bilateral dialogue should be... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Talks-with-India-should-be-result-oriented-says-Pakistan/articleshow/55873851.cms
There could be 3,000 dead people voting in UK general elections

Postal voting could mean that thousands of people are voting in elections after they have died T here could be up to 3,000 "zombie voters"... ...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/12/08/could-3000-dead-people-voting-uk-general-elections/

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