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BJP lost UP LS bypolls due to SP-BSP pact: Shah

3 hours 36 min ago
BJP chief Amit Shah acknowledged his party lost the crucial Lok Sabha bypolls in Uttar Pradesh because of the electoral understanding between the SP and the BSP. Asked if the BJP's electoral mathematics could be ruined by a possible SP-BSP alliance in 2019, he said, "It is not so simple."
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Ball tampering: Most infamous incidents in cricket

5 hours 36 min ago
An already emotionally charged Test series between South Africa and Australia turned several shades darker on Saturday after Australian opener Cameron Bancroft was charged with altering the condition of the ball.
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Australia admit to ball tampering in third Test against South Africa

6 hours 35 min ago
Australia captain Steve Smith has said his side deliberately tried to tamper with the condition of the ball on the third day of the third Test against South Africa at Newlands on Saturday in an orchestrated attempt to gain an advantage.
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'Baseless and false': UIDAI on report of data leak

7 hours 42 min ago
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Saturday refuted reports about a fresh data leak of Aadhaar holders, and asserted that there has been "absolutely no breach" of its database.
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'No change in status quo at Doklam standoff area'

11 hours 4 min ago
"No change" has taken place at the Dokalam standoff area after it was resolved last year, India's envoy Gautam Bambawale said and blamed China squarely for the face off, saying it happened because Beijing tried to alter the "status quo" which it should not have.
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RS polls: BSP suspends MLA who voted for BJP

11 hours 56 min ago
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Wriddhiman Saha scores 102 off just 20 balls

13 hours 18 min ago
Saha, who was picked up SRH for INR 5 crore in the 2018 IPL auction, hit a blistering 20-ball 102-run knock for his team Mohun Bagan in a JC Mukherjee Trophy match against BNR Recreation Club in Kalighat.
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Naxalism on its last leg in the country: Rajnath

13 hours 51 min ago
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said the "serious" challenge of Naxalism in the country has entered its "last leg" and Maoists are now resorting to coward ambushes against security forces as they are unable to undertake a direct fight.
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In 2018, world's richest 500 have lost $436 billion so far

15 hours 49 min ago
Mark Zuckerberg bore the brunt this week with $10.3 billion wiped from his fortune on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. He dropped three places to seventh on the ranking as a scandal unfolded at Facebook.
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Fodder scam: Lalu sentenced to 14 yrs in prison

17 hours 35 min ago
A CBI special court today sentenced former Bihar chief minister Lalu Yadav for 14 years in prison following his conviction in Rs 3.13 crore Dumka treasury case, fourth of the five fodder scam cases.
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Fodder scam: Lalu sentenced to 7 yrs in prison

17 hours 35 min ago
A CBI special court today sentenced former Bihar chief minister Lalu Yadav for seven years in prison following his conviction in Rs 3.13 crore Dumka treasury case, fourth of the five fodder scam cases.
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TDP's decision to quit NDA unfortunate, unilateral: Amit Shah

18 hours 13 min ago
BJP president Amit Shah today in a letter to TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu wrote that the latter's decision to quit the NDA government was "unilateral" and guided by "political considerations".
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Fourth Industrial Revolution: Is India prepared?

18 hours 28 min ago
It’s being called I4.0, short for Industry 4.0, or the fourth Industrial Revolution, and it is transforming factories and production fl oors across the world. Although India lags its global peers in I4.0 adoption, the country is taking baby steps to improve productivity through tech and enable the manufacturing sector to achieve the target set by the government of contributing 25% of GDP by 2022… 
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Govt pushes oil companies to defer loan recovery 

20 hours 23 min ago
According to the decision, public sector oil marketing companies will not recover their loan for the next six refills booked by Ujjwala households. All existing Ujjwala beneficiaries with loan will also not have to pay their outstanding instalments for the next six refills.
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Musk deletes Facebook pages of Tesla, SpaceX

20 hours 57 min ago
"Delete SpaceX page on Facebook if you're the man?" a user tweeted to Tesla Chief Executive Musk. His response: "I didn't realize there was one. Will do."
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'India a brother, China is like a long-lost cousin'

Fri, 2018-03-23 23:43
India is a brother, but China is like a long lost cousin found, Maldives ambassador to China Mohamed Faisal has said, asserting that his country would push ahead with Chinese projects despite Delhi’s concerns.
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Soldiers on borders to get new rifles & LMGs soon

Fri, 2018-03-23 22:21
The government after some delay has finally set the ball rolling for the acquisition of a small number of new assault rifles, light machine guns and closequarter battle carbines, which were promised for infantry soldiers deployed on the borders with China and Pakistan under the fast-track procedure (FTP).
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