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  1. PM calls for an end to caste-based politics, says east India must progress fastRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Newkerala.com

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday invoked poet Ramdhari Singh Dinkar to call for an end to caste-based politics. The Prime Minister said that for India to progress, it is essential for eastern India, including Bihar, to progress and catch up with the western part of India.

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  2. Simplified ITR forms to be notified by next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times of India

    There is a 'bloodless coup' underway in the Indian Railways that's altering the organisation in fundamental ways, Prabhu said. This vehicle will collect data and other details for the new programme named road measurement and data acquisition system .

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  3. Violent protests in Patna after 1 killed in road mishapRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Protests break out in Bihar's Aarah district after one person died in road accident. Police restored to lathicharge after the protest turned violent.

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  4. I am the Best! I am the BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    'I told all those Indians in Cheen there are some neta s who go on holiday and don't work. Here I am, working and working, going on so many yatra s, shaking hands with all big world neta s till my hands feel they will fall off' Yes, yes, I know I have many, many, admirers, but there can never be too many.

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  5. Modi@1: #HASHTAGS that trendedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Some of these were loved by the Twitterati and some triggered fairly heated online exchanges. Love them or hate them, Twitter trends were followed by political pundits and the regular folk with a great deal of interest.

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  6. Modi's Inflation War Angers India Farmers as Wage Gains SlowRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Sharma, 51, voted for Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party last year after it promised to stem rising prices in the market. Now he's struggling to pay back a 100,000 rupee loan after unseasonal rains destroyed most of his crop and guaranteed prices increased at the slowest pace in at least four years.

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  7. Set sail for Varanasi on luxury cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Bihar State Tourism Development Corporation has placed an order for a 50-seater ship with a Calcutta-based ship manufacturing firm. Md. Sohail, managing director, BSTDC, claimed that the new ship would be able to operate even in shallow water and it would sail up to Buxar and Varanasi.

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  8. Computer course for poorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    The training would be first provided to those falling under the SC/ST and backward classes communities. Announcing the project on Thursday, information technology minister Jai Kumar Singh said: "The Centre for Development of Advanced Computing , a wing within the department of electronics and information technology , ministry of communications & information technology , has been roped in for the purpose."

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  9. BJP blames govt for Setu woman deathRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 21: An FIR was lodged against 18 home guard personnel and 150 unidentified people today, while the BJP blamed the state government for the death of an ailing Siwan woman after her ambulance remained stranded for over two hours because of a road blockade on Gandhi Setu on Wednesday. Holding the state government responsible for the death of the Siwan resident, Mohatbar Nisa, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said: "Chief minister Nitish Kumar was holding the additional charge of the road construction department for about two years after the JDU snapped ties with the BJP.

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  10. Calm cable ride to Shanti Stupa soonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 21: The cable ride to Vishwa Shanti Stupa atop Ratnagiri hills at Rajgir would soon be a cool affair with the installation of detachable cabin ropeway. The expert assessment committee of ministry of environment, forests and climate change today approved a proposal in this regard in a meeting in Delhi.

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  11. Pack bags for dream destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    The tremors, which destroyed many ancient temples and popular backpacking trails in the Himalayan nation, also seems to have hit the outbound tourist flow from the state this summer. Until last year, thousands of people from Bihar used to flock to Kathmandu via a stopover at Chitwan National Park and Pokhara.

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  12. BiharRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    The early summer vacations and ongoing Celsius-torture have triggered a rush towards cooler climes. Kathmandu and Pokhara, unsurprisingly, are missing from the list this time.

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  13. Videocon Plots Non-Spectrum Services LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Light Reading

    Videocon Telecom, the tenth-largest service provider in India, has told Light Reading it aims to become the leader in the market for communications offerings that are not based on the use of mobile spectrum. "We are not incumbent in GSM and we will always be challenger but we can be a leading player in the new initiatives," says Arvind Bali, Videocon Telecommunications Ltd. 's CEO.

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  14. Grace from past in season of slugfestRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, May 21: One former Prime Minister has been dead nearly a quarter century and the other disappeared from public life years ago. It took a tweet from a Congress supporter quoting Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Rajiv Gandhi's death anniversary to bring alive memories of a time when political enmity hadn't snuffed out civility in public discourse and it was all right to say a kind word about a rival.

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  15. How to run a continentRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Economist

    INDIA IS A continent masquerading as a country. Like America, it is a federation that divides power between the centre in Delhi and 31 states with their own elected assemblies and rulers .

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  16. Lalu holds back cards on CM faceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi/Patna, May 21: Lalu Prasad today refused to commit Nitish Kumar as the chief ministerial face for the Bihar elections, throwing clear hints that the much-hyped Janata family unity stood endangered. " Miljulke ladenge...baith ke bichar karenge ," was Lalu's reply to a pointed question - will Nitish be the chief ministerial candidate in the elections? Lalu made the comments at an event organised in New Delhi by ABP News on the first anniversary of the Narendra Modi government.

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  17. Daily ordeal: Tale of bridge too farRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    A patient waits in an ambulance for the traffic jam to clear on Mahatma Gandhi Setu on Thursday. Picture by Sachin Patna, May 21: Tension was writ large on the face of Bhuwaneshwar Sah after the ambulance in which he was carrying his ailing father-in-law from Samastipur to Patna got stuck in Gandhi Setu's perennial and infamous traffic snarl today, a day after a Siwan resident trapped in the jam died because she could not be ferried to hospital.

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  18. PATNA: Indian village imposes 'love tax' on inter-caste coupleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    A newly-wed couple in Bihar has been asked by villagers to cough up 50,000 rupees as "love tax" or leave the village soon. The couple belong to different castes and got married defying social custom.

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  19. Janata parivar unites, poll face dividesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 20: Projection of a chief ministerial candidate remains a contentious issue between the RJD and JDU despite talks of a merger. JDU national president Sharad Yadav recently said the Janata Parivar merger was a reality, but sources say RJD chief Lalu Prasad is not willing to accept Nitish Kumar as chief ministerial candidate in the Assembly polls.

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  20. Brewery safe from land proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 20: The UB Group brewery in Naubatpur has started operations after a delay of nearly three years and would not be affected by a proposed plan of the government to hand over land acquired from farmers. "Production started around 10 days ago and right now our capacity stands at 5 lakh cases a month.

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