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Famous faces among voters in Mumbai
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Famous faces among voters in Mumbai

Polling for the pivotal Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, Mumbai’s civic body, concluded on Tuesday. Holding the status of the richest municipal corporation in the country, BMC witnesses competitive elections with 2,275 candidates in the fray for 227 seats. Here are some famous faces flashing their fingers!  Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray, accompanied by his wife Rashmi and sons Aditya and Tejas casts his vote at a polling booth in Mumbai's Bandra ... Rediff.com, 3 hours ago
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Telangana CM to make Rs 5.5 cr offerings at Tirupati

Telengana Chief Minister K Chandrasekara Rao arrived in Tirupati on Tuesday night on his maiden visit after assuming office to offer prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara.Rao is accompanied by his family members and some cabinet colleagues.After an overnight stay on the hills, Rao will pray at the shrine on Wednesday morning and offer a golden garland called Saligrama Haram and a golden Kantabharanam (necklace) totally worth about Rs 5.5 crore, to the presiding deity, ...
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CBI arrests 2 top officers for graft

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday arrested two senior All India Services officers for corruption. B L Agrawal, a principal secretary in the Chhattisgarh government, was arrested for allegedly bribing people to help him wriggle out of corruption cases pending against him, while J P Singh, a former joint director of in Enforcement Directorate, was held for accepting illegal gratification to favour the accused in the Indian Premiere League betting scam. A senior IAS officer, Agrawal ...
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Indian doctor abducted by IS rescued

An Indian man who was kidnapped in Libya has been rescued and is being brought back to India shortly, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday night. Swaraj said Dr Ramamurthy Kosanam had sustained a bullet injury. ‘We have rescued Dr Ramamurthy Kosanam in Libya. Dr Kosanam has suffered a bullet injury. We are bringing him to India shortly. ‘With this, we have rescued all the six Indians abducted there. I appreciate the good work done by our mission there,’ ...
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PM, Irani degrees: HC stays fine imposed on DU

The Delhi high court on Tuesday stayed three separate Central Information Commission orders imposing Rs 25,000 penalty on Delhi University’s public information officer for rejecting Right to Information applications seeking facts about the graduation degrees of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union minister Smriti Irani. Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva observed that the RTI applicants ‘wasted judicial time’ by filing ‘frivolous’ pleas before the CIC for rejection of ...
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India, China express commitment for strong ties

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar on Tuesday held talks China’s top diplomat Yang Jiechi during which they expressed strong commitment to develop positive relations despite differences over Beijing’s reluctance to support India’s Nuclear Suppliers Group bid as well as a United Nations ban on Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar. Jaishankar, who arrived here from Sri Lanka, met Yang, who is the state councillor and Beijing’s special representative for border talks between ...
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No amnesty for bank deposits linked to money laundering: CBDT

Any bank account suspected to have been "misused" for money laundering or shell company operations won't be exempted from probe under 'Operation Clean Money' despite having low deposits, the CBDT said on Tuesday. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), the policy-making making body of the department, issued specific guidelines to ascertain if a particular cash deposit is genuine or not and with a view to "maintain consistent approach during verification" under 'Operation Clean Money' where 18 ...
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SP feud was 'ploy to distract from anti-incumbency': Amar Singh

Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh today claimed that the political turmoil in the party was a 'programmed drama'.He also said that SP patron Mulayam Singh and his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh 'are one and will remain one'."It was a programmed drama in which all of us were given a role. I subsequently realised that we are being used... I came to realise it was a ploy to distract from the anti-incumbency, law and order situation," he said."Mulayam loves being defeated at the ...
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Maya asks Muslims to vote for BSP, again

Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati on Sunday warned the Muslim electors in Uttar Pradesh against voting for the Samajwadi Party as there votes will not only go ‘waste’ but directly benefit the Bharatiya Janata Party. "If you vote for Samajwadi Party, not only your vote will go waste but may directly benefit the BJP. You should vote en masse for the BSP and not the SP," Mayawati told election rallies in the poll-bound state, in remarks that fly in the face of the Supreme Court ...
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India wants certainty, transparency in US visa regime: Nirmala Sitharaman

The proposed overhaul of popular H-1B visa regime may result in higher operational costs and shortage of skilled workers for the $110-billion Indian outsourcing industry. India on Tuesday pitched for certainty in the US visa regime arguing that businesses flourish only in a stable environment. Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the issue has been discussed in detail with a group of US Congressmen. "We have discussed in detail as to what the uncertainties are all ...
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