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Erring Governor

The BJP has failed in fulfilling its Constitutional duties by not acting against Tathagata Roy’s anti-Kashmiri remarks

It has almost become routine now for the nation to expect directives from the Supreme Court on what should have been an easy enough executive function of the State, to protect…

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Garlic, onion lower colorectal cancer risk: Study

Beijing  Feb 23:  Consumption of allium vegetables including garlic, onion and leek, is associated with a reduced risk of colorectal cancer, researchers say.

Colorectal cancer is the cancer of the colon or rectum, located at the digestive tract’s lower end.

The study, published in the Asia Pacific Journal of…

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US, China extend trade talks into the weekend

Washington  Feb 23: Negotiators representing the US and China agreed on Friday to extend trade talks into the weekend, media reported.

The extension was announced at the White House, where US President Donald Trump received the leader of the Chinese delegation, Deputy Premier Liu He.

The top US negotiators, Trade…

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Khattar makes populist announcement in Haryana Assembly

Chandigarh, Feb 23 (PTI) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday unveiled a new policy under which the kin of its deceased employees would be given a government job or the amount of salary the employee would have received till the age of retirement.

In the move that comes…

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Ahmed Patel slams Modi government over Pulwama attack

Ahmedabad  Feb 23 PTI :    Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel Friday attacked the Narendra Modi government over the Pulwama terror strike and said BJP leaders are only good at delivering speeches.

Without taking names, he said people who have not made any sacrifice for the country are asking the Congress what…

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I only launch deserving people: Salman Khan

Mumbai Feb 23 PTI  :  Over the years, Salman Khan has become something of a godfather for industry newcomers but the superstar, who is now introducing Mohnish Bahl’s daughter Pranutan and Zaheer Iqbal in “Notebook”, says he gives chance only to deserving candidates.

The actor has launched Sunil Shetty’s…

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Bankers’ consortium finalising Jet’s long term resolution plan: PNB

New Delhi Feb 22:  The Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Friday said the bankers’ consortium is finalising Jet Airways’ resolution plan for the long term as the lenders favour preserving the value of the airline.

“It is too premature to tell about the interim funding plan (of Rs 550 crore…

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