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Cash for green card route may get costlier by Rs 5.4 crore

Indians wishing to immigrate to the US via EB-5 investment linked visa route will have to shell out more. The minimum threshold investment limit is proposed to be raised from $1 million (Rs 6.8 crore) to $1.8 million (Rs 12.2

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SP, Congress finally seal alliance for UP polls

New Delhi [India], Jan. 22: Putting all speculations to rest, the Congress and the Samajwadi Party on Sunday finally forged an alliance for the high-voltage Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls. The Congress, which wanted to contest as many as 121 seats,

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Jallikattu held in Tamil Nadu, claims two lives

Chennai, Jan 22 Jallikattu, a popular bull taming sport, was on Sunday held in parts of Tamil Nadu with tens of thousands taking part but two participants were killed and several injured at one event. The sport was held at

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Pakistan returns captured Indian soldier Chandu Babulal on “humanitarian grounds”

Lahore [Pakistan], Jan. 21: In a goodwill gesture, Pakistan handed over Indian soldier, Chandu Babulal Chohan, to Indian authorities today through the Wagah border, saying the decision was taken on “humanitarian” grounds. “The decision of the government of Pakistan to

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Sachin Tendulkar calls me a superstar which is a little embarrassing, says Yuvraj Singh

What’s the story? Sachin Tendulkar took to twitter to express his delight of watching Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni bat together. The Indian batting legend, in his tweet, referred to Yuvraj as ‘superstar’ and Dhoni as ‘rockstar’. Yuvraj thanked Tendulkar

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Government spends Rs 3.09 per Rs 500 currency note

The Reserve Bank of India  spends Rs 3.09 for each Rs 500 note as cost towards paper, printing and other charges, an RTI query has revealed. The information was given here on Friday to Mumbai Right To Information activist Anil

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Jallikattu: PM Modi says efforts made to fulfil cultural aspirations of Tamil people

Chennai: Jallikattu chorus gets louder as protests continue at Marina Beach

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Donald Trump as US president: What it could mean for India and the world

Donald Trump is all set to take office as the 45th President of the United States and Barack Obama wishes to tell the world, and more so his people, that things “will be OK”.  The initial shock-result has sunk in,

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New KTM RC 390 and RC 200 Launched in India at a Starting Price of Rs 1.71 Lakhs

KTM motorcycles in India are some of the best value for money performance-oriented motorcycles. Now, the company has launched the refreshed variant of the KTM RC series of models on sale right now. This includes new graphics style and power

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A.R. Rahman to go on fast supporting protest against Jallikattu ban

New Delhi [India], Jan. 19 : With the protest against the ban on Jallikattu gaining momentum, biggies from all genres of society are weighing in to it. The latest celeb to come in support of this protest is music maestro

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Getting to this stage with India was no ‘walk in the park’, took work: U.S.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 19 : Asserting that the United States under President Barack Obama has time and against condemned the threat cross-border terrorism presents to India, outgoing U.S. Ambassador Richard Verma said Friday that New Delhi and Washington are

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Bengaluru Named Fastest-Changing And Most Dynamic City in the World

Bangalore is the fastest-changing and most dynamic city in the world, according to the 2017 JLL City Momentum Index. According to the fourth annual assessment, which tracks 42 indicators, India’s technology hub, officially known as Bengaluru and the capital of

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25 brave hearts bag National Bravery Awards 2016

New Delhi [India], Jan. 18 : Twenty five children, including 12 girls and 13 boys, have been selected for the National Bravery Awards 2016. Four of the awards have been given posthumously. The coveted Bharat Award has been conferred on

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Salman Khan acquitted in Arms Act case

Jodhpur (Rajasthan) [India], Jan. 18: In what comes as a major relief to Salman Khan, the Jodhpur High Court on Wednesday acquitted the Bollywood actor in the Arms Act case. Earlier on January 9, the Jodhpur District session court had

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Vacancies in Vizhinjam International Seaport Limited

Vacancies in Vizhinjam International Seaport Limited, a fully owned company of Govt of Kerala.- Vizhinjam International Seaport Limited, a fully owned company of Govt of Kerala, KITCO has invited the application for Chief Finance Officer (CFO), Project Manager-Commercial, Project Manager

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