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3 hrs ago | The Telegraph

Audit agony for private firms

New Delhi, April 17: The Supreme Court today virtually brought all private companies using natural resources on a revenue-sharing basis with the government under the CAG scanner as it allowed the auditor to go through the accounts of telecom firms.


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7 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child

In this Jan. 3, 2006 file photo, Chelsea Clinton, daughter of former US President Bill Clinton, stands with businessman Sant Singh Chatwal during a private visit, in New Delhi, India.


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8 hrs ago |

Why is the IMF bullish on India's growth story

"Our sense is that the growth will pick up this year -- 5.5 per cent this year going up to 6.25 per cent next year and rising to just below 7 per cent may be over the medium term or little bit higher if things go well," IMF senior resident representative Thomas J Richardson said at an event in New Delhi.


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11 hrs ago |

100 million vote in sixth round of Lok Sabha election

New Delhi, Apr 17: Nearly 100 million people voted in 12 Indian states Thursday in the sixth round of parliamentary election to pick 121 MPs in a battle vital for all major stakeholders.


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13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Gold Import Curbs Seen Continuing in India to Help Currency

India, the world's second-largest gold consumer, will probably keep restrictions on imports to control the current account deficit and defend the rupee, said the managing director of the country's biggest refiner.


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17 hrs ago | ABC News

Court Extends NYC Officer's Weapons Case in India

An Indian court says it won't rule before July 1 on the case of a New York City police officer arrested in New Delhi on a weapons charge.


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18 hrs ago | The Telegraph

R K Dhowan takes over as new Navy chief

File photo of RK Dhowan, who took over as chief of the Indian Navy on Thursday. Here, he is in his Vice-Admiral's uniform.


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22 hrs ago |

High food, fuel prices push inflation to 5.7 percent

New Delhi, April 15: India's wholesale price based inflation rose to three months' high of 5.7 percent in March from 4.68 percent in the previous month following sharper increase in food and fuel prices , government data showed Tuesday.


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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Indian Television

Orango & Khushi take off from Amritsar Airport

MUMBAI: Orango Solutions in partnership with Khushi Advertising Ideas Pvt. Ltd. have acquired advertising rights of "Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport" in Amritsar.


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BJP central poll committee chose Varanasi: Modi

Gandhinagar , Apr.16: Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that he had no say in deciding from which constituency or constituencies he would be fighting the 2014 general elections from, and added that the decision was made by the BJP's central poll committee.


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The Winnipeg Free Press

India: You're criminal if you're gay

Indian gay rights activists hold placards and shout slogans in January against a recent Supreme Court verdict that upheld section 377 of the Indian Penal Code that criminalizes homosexuality in New Delhi, India.

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Real Bollywood

My heartbeat slowed down: Rajkummar on winning National Award

New Delhi, April 16: Rajkummar Rao's phone hasn't stopped ringing ever since it was announced Wednesday evening that he has been named for the National Film Award for the best actor for "Shahid".


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Real Bollywood

Madhur Bhandarkar supports 'visionary' Modi

New Delhi, April 16: Bollywood filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar Wednesday supported BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, and called him a "visionary leader", after a section from the film industry urged people to vote for a secular leader.


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The Indian Express

Politicians face confusing but critical task of winning over India's young voters

Women's empowerment rocketed to the top of India's national agenda in December 2012 with the globally reported rape of a medical student on a New Delhi bus.


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Wall Street Journal

Ratings Agencies Unveil Wish Lists For India's...

As election fever reaches a crescendo in India, debt rating agencies as well as voters have prepared long wish lists for the country's potential policymakers.


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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Shah Rukh, Aamir, Salman, Karan pushed Indian cinema globally: Amitabh Bachchan

By Radhika Bhirani, New Delhi, April 15 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has travelled the world, meeting cinema icons from all over.


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Rape heinous crime but against blanket death penalty: Mulayam

New Delhi, April 15: Amid a controversy over his remarks opposing death penalty for rape, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has told the NCW that he holds rape to be a heinous crime deserving stern punishment but believed that capital punishment should be used only in the rarest of rare cases.


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Australian school leaders build links with Indian counterparts

New Delhi, Apr 14 : Australian High Commissioner Patrick Suckling on Monday hosted a reception for 10 principals and senior teachers from Australian schools who are visiting India to learn about the local education system and build personal and professional relationships.


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The Telegraph

Sonia puts heart and soul into it

Sonia Gandhi at an election rally in Moradabad on Monday. The BJP on Monday night dismissed as "fake" Sonia's televised appeal.


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Korea Herald

India's election won't be decided on old lines

Last week, India embarked on what has repeatedly been hailed as the biggest electoral exercise in history.


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