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2016 US presidential race: Hillary Clinton leads Democrats, no Republican frontrunner


Washington, May 7: Despite questions about the Clinton Foundation and her use of private email as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton starts her second presidential bid as a Democratic favourite, while no frontrunner has emerged among the Republicans. Americans now view the former First Lady more favourably and as a stronger leader than they did earlier in the year, despite ...

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Earthquake in Nepal: Bangladesh to send 100,000 tons rice for victims


Dhaka : Bangladesh will provide at least 100, 000 tons of rice and other relief materials including drinking water to help the earthquake victims in Nepal. “We have decided to send around 50,000 metric tons of rice to Nepal and sufficient amount of water on emergency basis,” Xinhua quoted Bangladeshi Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury as saying on Monday.“We will send ...

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Petro Gate: Court grants bail to six accused


New Delhi, May 5: A Delhi court today granted bail to six accused, including four corporate executives and a journalist, arrested in connection with the Petroleum Ministry documents leak case.Additional Sessions Judge Gurdeep Singh Saini enlarged Shailesh Saxena of Reliance Industries Ltd, Vinay Kumar of Essar, Rishi Anand of Reliance ADAG, Cairns India’s K K Nayak, journalist Shantanu Saikia and ...

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Dawood Ibrahim’s location is not known: Government


New Delhi, May 5: Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim’s location is not known to the government and once he is located, his extradition process will be initiated, Lok Sabha was informed today. Minister of State for Home Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary said Dawood is an accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case and a red corner notice has been issued against ...

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Netaji snooping row: Government not to conduct any probe


New Delhi, May 5: Amidst a raging controversy over reports of surveillance on family members of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose during the Nehru era, Government today said it has no plans to conduct any probe into such reports. “There is no proposal to probe into the spying as referred to in the question,” Minister of State for Home Haribhai Parathibhai ...

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