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  1. PM Modi recalls contributions of John Lang, lawyer for Rani LakshmibaiRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Newkerala.com

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday recalled the contributions of Australian lawyer John Lang, who had been the counsel for Rani Lakshmibai in her battles against the East India Company. Taking to twitter, Prime Minister Modi referred to Lang as 'multifaceted', posting an article and the photo collage of the great personality that he gifted to his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott.

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  2. BCCI to honour Dilip Vengsarkar with Lifetime Achievement awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar was today declared the winner of the Col. C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement trophy while Bhuvneshwar Kumar was adjudged the best international cricketer for the eight annual BCCI Awards, which will be given away on November 21 here.

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  3. BCCI to honour former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar with Lifetime Achievement awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | DNA India

    Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar was today declared the winner of the Col. CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement trophy while Bhuvneshwar Kumar was adjudged the best international cricketer for the eight annual BCCI Awards, which will be given away on November 21 here.

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  4. Vengsarkar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar to get top BCCI awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Rediff.com

    Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar will be conferred the Col. C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement award at the eighth annual BCCI awards, on November 21 in Mumbai.

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  5. PM gifts Rani Lakshmibai's petition to AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Rediff.com

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gifted Australian lawyer John Lang's 1854 petition on behalf of Rani Lakshmibai against the East India Company to his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott. "PM gifts Australian PM a memorial of Australian John Lang on behalf of Rani of Jhansi against East India Company," Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin tweeted.

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  6. Indian farmers who fought WWI in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Telegraph

    French consul-general Fabrice Etienne, director of Alliance Francaise du Bengale Stephane Amalir and General Shankar Roy Chowdhury at Victoria Memorial. On a day when French President Francois Hollande was to pay a tribute to the 6,00,000 foreign soldiers who fell in World War I, Alliance Francaise du Bengale, in association with Victoria Memorial Hall, opened to the public a photography exhibition titled 'War and the colonies', presenting glimpses of soldiers at work on French soil from lands as varied as India, Ireland and Senegal, 100 years after the Great War.

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  7. Varshney makes an incoherent argument about ineffectual bureaucracies ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Indian Express

    While explaining the causes behind the recent incidents of communal violence in India, Ashutosh Varshney urges us to keep three factors in mind - income levels, Hindu-Muslim ties and Modi's political strategy - and concludes that the communal strife will remain limited to "small disturbances and not big conflagrations". Varshney has completely ignored several crucial aspects that have kept the communal cauldron burning.

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  8. Delhi is the Most Competitive City of India in 2014 as per the Institute for Competitiveness StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | AndhraNews

    No major changes are noted in the ranking of the 50 Indian cities apart from few such as, Faridabad, Kochi, Meerut, etc., moved up on the index Cities such as, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Jamshedpur, Kota, Mumbai, Pune, were stable at their positions in India City Competitiveness 2014 index India City Competitiveness Report 2014 in its seventh edition is back with the assessment of the 50 Indian cities on the pillars of competitiveness. This year's index incorporates improved methodology and addition of parameters, which represents the reality of a city in a better manner.

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  9. 'It'll be nice if I can get tips on leg-spin nuances from Warne'Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Rediff.com

    "It is any leg-spinner's dream to meet the greatest of them all -- Shane Warne. Obviously, I am eager to meet Warne if I get a chance during the upcoming tour of Australia.

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  10. Every cricketer aspires to wear whites: KarnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Railways leg-spinner Karn Sharma is ecstatic after his maiden call-up in the Indian Test team and is looking forward towards a chance to meet the legendary leg-spinner Shane Warne during the upcoming Test series against Australia Down Under. "It is any leg-spinner's dream to meet the greatest of them all - Shane Warne.

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  11. UP health minister launches ambulance serviceRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Ahmed Hassan Saturday launched 102 National Ambulance Service and flagged off 122 ambulances from Ghaziabad police lines. The ambulances will be dispatched to different districts falling under four divisions - Meerut, Moradabad, Bareilly and Saharanpur.

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  12. 131 MSOs get ten year licences under DAS for specified areasRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Indian Television

    NEW DELHI: A total of 131 multi-system operators all over the country have been granted permanent registration for ten years to operate the digital addressable system . The MSOs had been given provisional permission earlier.

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  13. All-women gang of 13 burglars pulls off Rs 5 lakh heist near DelhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Times of India

    The footage reveals the entire sequence of events, from the women scaling a 12-feet boundary wall and smashing open locks to decamping with booty worth over Rs 5 lakh. LUCKNOW: CCTV cameras installed at a printing press in Ghaziabad have captured the first known all-women 13-member gang of burglars at work.

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  14. Kidnapped Ghaziabad businessman rescued from MeerutRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    A Ghaziabad-based brick kiln owner, who was abducted and a ransom amount of Rs.5 crore demanded for his release, has been rescued by police from Meerut, officials said Tuesday. Three kidnappers have been arrested.

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  15. Robbery: Man robbed of car, ornaments in UPRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Muzaffarnagar: One person was robbed of his car, ornaments, Rs 15,000 in cash, and an ATM card by armed men on Delhi-Dehradun National Highway, police said today. One Niraj Kumar was looted of his valaubales and cash near Mansoorpur in the district yesterday, SHO Inspector AK Pundhir said.

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  16. Hindutva elements challenging Indian constitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Merinews

    After BJP's spectacular victories in succession since last December, fringe Hindutva elements are having a field day openly challenging the Constitution. In the Love Jihad issue, they stoutly opposed any marriage between an adult Muslim boy and an adult Hindu girl even if the couple wants such a union.

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  17. Cellphones, indecent clothes behind spurt in rapes: UP copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Times of India

    Police officers in Uttar Pradesh believe that "mobile phone culture, bad influence of western culture and indecent dressing sense among women" are some of the reasons behind the spurt in rape cases. MEERUT: Police officers in Uttar Pradesh believe that "mobile phone culture, bad influence of western culture and indecent dressing sense among women" are some of the reasons behind the spurt in rape cases.

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  18. The - New And Improved' Love Jihad FormulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Outlook

    Caught on the back foot by the humiliating backfiring of their fantastical Meerut scenario, it is now the turn of unethical media and 'social science' votaries to pitch in Caught on the back foot by the humiliating backfiring of their fantastical Meerut scenario of 'gangrape and forcible conversion', in which the role of the BJP as well as of sundry Hindutvavaadi organizations in breaking up a consensual Hindu-Muslim relationship have been thoroughly exposed, the Hindu Right appears to have arrived at a new formula.

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  19. Claims that Muslims abuct, rape, forcibly convert Hindus fuel religious tensions in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | The Japan Times

    When an Indian Hindu woman tearfully claimed to national media recently that she had been kidnapped, raped and forcibly converted to Islam, religious hard-liners seized the chance to hike their fears of "love jihad." Hard-line Hindu activists claimed that scores of Muslim boys were attempting to abduct, seduce and elope with Hindu girls across the country for the sole purpose of conversion. 34 comments

  20. India's 'love jihad' claims fuel Hindu-Muslim tensionsRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Arab Times

    Hardline Hindu activists, encouraged by the media attention, claimed scores of Muslim boys were attempting to abduct, seduce and elope with Hindu girls across the country for the sole purpose of conversion. On websites and leaflets, right-wing groups warned India's Hindu majority of the "dangers", and a senior government minister called for talks between religious leaders "to find a solution to the issue".

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