Archive for April 8th, 2018

Wrong to compare household, government budgets: Niti Aayog

New Delhi, April 8 :  Decrying the economic orthodoxy in India handed down from Europe of cutting fiscal deficits to balance budgets, Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Sunday called for new definitions to be adopted for government expenditure and described as fallacious the comparisions made between household and national…

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Success can be a trap: Rajkummar Rao

Mumbai, Apr 8 (PTI) Rajkummar Rao says he is unfazed by the newfound success as the actor aims at setting higher benchmarks in his career.

One of the most versatile and bankable performers of recent times, the 33-year-old actor feels success could sometimes also be a “trap”.


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Jaitley undergoes dialysis before kidney transplant

New Delhi, April 8 :  Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is undergoing dialysis at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) ahead of a kidney transplant surgery that may take place in the next few days, a hospital official said on Sunday.

“Jaitleyji would be on dialysis for some days…

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1 dead, 6 injured in Trump Tower fire

New York, Apr 8 (PTI) A fire broke out on the 50th floor of Trump Tower here, leaving one person dead and six firefighters injured, the New York City Fire Department said today.

It said a 67-year-old man, identified as Todd Brassner, was found “unconscious and unresponsive” when…

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77,569 given govt jobs during LDF rule: Ker CM

Thiruvananthapuram, Apr 8(PTI) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that as many as 77,569 people were given state jobs after the CPI-M led LDF government came to power in the state in 2016.

The number of appointments and creation of new posts in the government services…

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Grammy nominee Raja Kumari eyes Bollywood music

New Delhi, April 8 : Grammy-nominated Indian-American songwriter Raja Kumari, also a rapper, desires her music — that she uses as a bridge between the East and West — to reach far and wide. And so, she wants to get involved in Bollywood as it has a “great impact” on the…

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