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Delhi's 'Demolition Man' takes oath as Modi's MoS

The former IAS officer was sworn-in as Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Tourism; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.  ......

RK Singh, who arrested Advani 26 years ago, is new power minister

RK Singh, the former home secretary, will now hold the independent charge of the power ministry, which was earlier handled by Piyush Goyal.  Former Union Home Secretary and Lok Sabha MP from......

The photographer who refused to shoot the prime minister

Photographer S Paul, who died this month, was furiously protective about his independence and intensely sure about his work.So much so that he once walked away from a shoot with a prime......

Taser, anyone?

'70 years after Independence,' says Kishore Singh, 'we're having to arm ourselves against a new enemy out on the roads to molest, burgle, attack and threaten.'Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com......

Rahul's 'non seriousness' broke up Bihar's Grand Alliance

'This is the first time since Independence that we are facing such a despairing situation.' IMAGE: The Congress's top leadership failed to understand the seriousness in Bihar, leading to the split......

Sebi orders forensic audit of 3 suspected shell firms

Sebi has asked exchanges to appoint independent auditors to conduct forensic audit of these firms for verification, including their credentials/financials. Markets regulator Sebi has ordered......

Modi on how to track undeclared wealth

Modi said officers must fix clear targets to improve the country's tax administration by 2022, the 75th anniversary of Independence. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked tax officials to......

Panaya deal: Probe clears Infosys of any wrongdoing

There were no evidence of any kickbacks, inappropriate contracting or unreasonable expenses An independent investigation has found no substance in whistleblower allegations of Infosys chief......

'The gig economy is going to be the future'

'You will see more and more people working independently -- starting beauty parlours, driving cars, etc.''This is what we call the gig economy.''The same people who have been laid off in India or......

'Media reporting massive lay-offs is wrong'

'We are in touch independently with leading players, and they are denying it as well.''The Indian digital footprint is rising, creating new opportunities.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi with......

Priyanka, Salman, Akshay celebrate Independence Day

Here's how Bollywood celebrated Independence Day. Bollywood celebrated 70 years of Independence by telling us what freedom means to them, and posting interesting pictures on social media. Take a......

'Independence is a state of mind we Indians have not understood'

'Freedom of expression is not a freedom to abuse those who do not agree with you.''It is also about being liberated from prejudices and intolerance.''To me, freedom is the right to be who I am and......

PIX: It's an early Independence Day for Ash

Aishwarya and Aaradhya Bachchan hoist Indian flag in Melbourne. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter Aaradhya celebrated 70 years of Indian Independence in Melbourne, Australia. The......

PIX: Karanvir Bohra's adorable twin daughters debut on TV

The Independence Day special weekend episode of India's Best Judwaah will have surprise guests. Host Karanvir Bohra's wife Teejay will bring their adorable twins on the show! Teejay shared some......

Suniel Shetty, Jackie Shroff celebrate 20 years of Border!

It's the film that's aired on television probably on every Independence Day and Republic Day. And it remains one of the most memorable Indian war films. Border, directed by J P Dutta, has......

Can World XI series herald return of international cricket in Pakistan?

  IMAGE: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed and International World XI captain Faf du Plessis hold the Independence Cup trophy at the Gaddafi Cricket Stadium in Lahore, on Monday. Photograph:......

Afridi wishes India on I-Day, bats for peace, tolerance and love

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has wished India on its 70th Independence Day and called for peace, tolerance and love between the two nations as there was 'no way to change neighbours'.......
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Big blow to BJP as independents win 21 out of 35 seats

Independents won 21 of the 35 wards in the Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon (MCG) polls today while the ruling BJP had to remain content with just... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-gurugram-municipal-polls-big-blow-to-bjp-as-independents-win-21-out-of-35-seats-2548115
Over 5 lakh rural youths given skill training under govt scheme

The Union rural development ministry has provided skill training to over five lakh rural youths under its flagship skilling and placement... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-over-5-lakh-rural-youths-given-skill-training-under-govt-scheme-2548111
Iran halts flights to Iraq's Kurdish region in retaliation for independence vote

DUBAI/ISTANBUL/ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iran halted flights to and from Kurdish regions in northern Iraq on Sunday in retaliation to a plan by the... ...

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INworldNews/~3/ZwKrK7DBKoE/iran-halts-flights-to-iraqs-kurdish-region-in-retaliation-for-independence-vote-idINKCN1BZ0D1
Vatican says it axed chief auditor for spying

The Vatican said Sunday it had been forced to oust its former auditor general -- who resigned without explanation in June -- because he had been... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/634747/vatican-says-axed-chief-auditor.html
Shopping on Amazon? More reviews may speak of lower quality

New York: Do you always go for a highly reviewed product while shopping online? If yes, chances of you buying a low-quality item is also high, not... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/shopping-on-amazon-more-reviews-may-speak-of-lower-quality-news-ecommerce-rjykueegbgega.html

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