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RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav (File | PTI)
CBI court to pronounce verdict in fourth fodder scam for Lalu Prasad Yadav today

Prasad and others are accused of fraudulently withdrawing Rs. 3.13 crore from Dumka treasury between December 1995 and January 1996, when the former was the chief minister of undivided Bihar.

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Pakistan’s internal politics guides harassment of Indian diplomats

Indian diplomats posted in Pakistan would return home after completion of their tour of duty with tales of horrific and obnoxious acts of harassment of their families and children.

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TDP MP Sivaprasad (in red) dressed as a fisherman during their protest demanding special status for the state of AP during the budget session of Parliament last week (Express Photo)
Parliament adjourned until tomorrow, TDP-YSRC's no-trust notices against Modi government not taken up

The Speaker said she was unable to count support from the MPs for the TDP's no-trust vote against the BJP government because of the uproar in the House and adjourned the Lok Sabha to tomorrow.

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U.S. Air Force's F-16 fighter takes off during an annual joint air exercise 'Max Thunder' between South Korea and the U.S. at a US air base in Gunsan, South Korea. | AP
'F-16 jets give India unique opportunity to be at centre of world's largest fighter aircraft ecosystem'

As India continues to shop around to add new fighter jets into its air force, Lockheed, the world's largest defence company, has offered to relocate its entire production line to India.

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi speaks during the second day of the 84th Plenary Session of Indian National Congress in New Delhi on Sunday. (PTI)
Congress' 84th plenary session: Rahul Gandhi vows to storm back to power, claims party's ideology will win

The Congress will defeat the BJP/RSS and come to power in 2019, party chief Rahul Gandhi asserted in his address at the conclusion of the plenary as he promised to revamp the 133-year-old party.

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman calls Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s speech 'rhetoric of a loser'

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the Opposition leader’s speech was rhetoric of a loser devoid of substance.

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No FIR against Major Aditya without government sanction, Centre tells apex court

An FIR was lodged by J&K Police against Major Aditya of 10 Garhwal Rifles and others on January 27 in Shopian under the Ranbir Penal Code.

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Uttar Pradesh: Three AIIMS doctors dead in Yamuna Expressway accident

Three doctors from AIIMS who were enroute to Agra were killed when their MUV crashed into a Canter mini truck at 2.30 am on Saturday on the Yamuna Expressway in Mathura.

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Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu (File | PTI)
Swadeshi Jagran Manch asks government to commit on food security

SJM has also asked the minister to ensure that India puts forward its interests on negotiations on e-commerce, fisheries, and investment felicitation at the meet.

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Parliamentary panels tells Indian Law Institute to be self-sustainable

A parliamentary panel has taken a critical view of the ILI for not filling its vacant posts and being a drag on public funds.

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Single-dose HPV vaccination effective for lasting protection, says study

A study by researchers from India, France and Germany has found that single-dose HPV vaccination against cervical cancer provides lasting protection.

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Former Uttar Pradesh CM and Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav | PTI
Samajwadi Party’s bypoll victory eases family feud

The SP leadership has assumed an offensive approach to cross the hurdles and ensure smooth sailing for the BSP candidate on March 23.

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High drug smuggling in 2016 earn Punjab dubious distinction

Punjab has the dubious distinction of registering the highest number of drug smuggling cases in the country in 2016.

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Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti (File | PTI)
Show right path, stop preaching jihad: Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti tells clerics

Mehbooba Mufti appealed to Islamic scholars and clerics in the state to show the right path to people and stop preaching jihad in mosques.

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ICT campus for State’s growth: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said the ICT Mumbai campus in Bhubaneswar will catalyse growth of petrochemicals industries in the State.

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Jammu and Kashmir: Three killed, 29 injured after bus collides with truck

A minor girl was among three persons killed and 29 others injured today when a passenger bus turned turtle after colliding with a truck trolley on the Jammu-Pathankot national highway.

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Former Goa CM Ravi Naik hospitalised in Delhi

Leader of Opposition in Goa Assembly Chandrakant Kavlekar said that Naik was in Delhi to attend the AICC convention, and was returning to Goa when he collapsed.

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Death toll in Bihar road accident rises to 14, FIR lodged

Ten persons were killed on the spot when the bus had skidded off an elevated highway in Runnisaidpur police station area of Sitamarhi last evening.

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MNS chief Raj Thackeray (Photo | AP)
MNS chief Raj Thackeray calls for 'Modi-mukt Bharat'

Addressing party workers at a rally at Shivaji Park in central Mumbai, Thackeray said, "The country is fed up with the false promises made by Narendra Modi and his government.

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Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav (File | PTI)
Yogi Adityanath government spent first year removing 'Samajwadi' word from schemes, did no significant work: Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh said that deviating from the "real issues" was the character of the BJP and only the regional forces "can stop its march", according to a statement issued by his party.

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Girl 'commits suicide' after fight with brother over TV remote in Maharashtra

A 19-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide in Thane district because her brother refused to hand over the remote control of TV to her.

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