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New Delhi, June 16: As Finance Minister Arun Jaitley landed in support of his colleague in trouble External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and the Congress demanded Supreme Court monitored SIT probe, the Lalit Modi controversy today further snowballed engulfing Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhra Raje too. According to the information that surfaced today, Raje had in August 2011 backed former IPL ...

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WASHINGTON: A Sikh college student will be able to join the US Army, without being forced to cut his hair, shave his beard or stop wearing his turban thanks to a Washington court ruling.District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled last week that the Army violated Hofstra University student Iknoor Singh’s rights when it refused to let him compete for ...

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Is the BJP government going to ban alcohol?


Delhi : The straight answer is NO but they do intend to bring down the consumption by increasing its price. A report in Mumbai Mirror claims that the BJP, after targeting beef is going to target alcohol in its ruling states. The report claims that the RSS is behind the move. The government plans to do so in by raising ...

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Maggi Ban leads Nestle employee to commit suicide after losing job at Uttarakhand Plant


Delhi : This was waiting to happen. In a tragic turn of events, a Nestle employee has reportedly committed suicide after being laid off from the job following the recent ban on Maggi noodles across India. He was working as a contract employee at the Uttarakhand unit of Nestle India. Following the controversial findings of excessive lead in the famous ...

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Sushma-Lalit Row: Visa granted to Lalit Modi as per rules, maintain British authorities


London : The United Kingdom (UK) Home Office today maintained its stand that it dealt with Lalit Modi’s case without any diplomatic pressure. The UK Home Office assured that no rules were violated while granting travel documents to Lalit Modi. “Lalit Modi’s case was dealt with as per rules. Senior UK Visa official, Sarah Rapson acted appropriately and professionally on ...

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