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Patnaik involved in coalgate scam, says CBI

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik as reported by the CBI has been accused of his alleged involvement in the coal block allocation scam.

Responding to this, Patnaik clarified his stand on the letter that he had written about eight years ago to Manmohan Singh with regard to Hindalco.

Patnaik said…

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CBI probe ordered into Radia tapes

After going through the Radia tapes submitted by the Income Tax department, CBI has been ordered to probe issues relating to it. The bench was being headed by Justice GS Singhvi.

The probe report has to be submitted on December 16.

The Radia tapes have given out new criminality dimensions…

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India, China to sign border pact

The border pact blueprint of the Border Defence Cooperation Agreement has been approved by the Cabinet Committee of Security on Thursday.

The pact is due to be signed by India and China when PM Manmohan Singh will be visiting Beijing next week.

As informed by government sources, proper discussions were…

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Senate votes to end federal shutdown

Closing in on a deal to avoid the risk of first debt default in America, the Senate voted to raise the debt ceiling and to end the government shutdown.

After the Senate voted, US President Barack Obama said that he would sign this immediately and reopen the government. He said…

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BJP poll campaign revolves around Modi – Dr Satish Misra

The two main political camps-the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) and the Congress led United Progressive Alliance- are overtime busy preparing their respective poll strategies to outsmart their rival by sending appropriate messages to not only the electorate but also to their future and present allies.

While strategies…

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Big B not well, says not to worry

The star of the millennium who recently celebrated his 71st birthday on 11 October is reportedly to be suffering from fever and stomach infection.

Amitabh told his fans not to worry about his health, he is fine.

”OK ….nothing to panic … I am down with fever ..and stomach infection .. my…

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India makes come back in style in Jaipur

Australia’s tour of India is turning out to be a cracker of series for the cricket fans. The second ODI held in Jaipur, was a total delight for the spectators as more than 700 runs were scored on the pitch.

Unlike last time, India was the better side today…

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BJP says PM should take responsibility in the coalgate scam

Following the irregularities in the coal block allocation, BJP on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should now take responsibility for all this and resign from his post.

This reaction was the aftermath of the comments of former coal secretary P.C. Parakh who said that the allocation of…

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Fancy Tarzan like adventure? Try Karkloof canopy ride

Do you fancy swinging from one tree to another in a deep forest a la Tarzan? Plan a trip to Durban to fulfil your dream and experience a new thrill with Karkloof Canopy Tour, which makes you slide through steel ropes from one platform to another above the forest and…

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Odisha cyclone enters third day, people still stranded

As the massive Odisha cyclone Phailin enters its third day, thousands of people are still stranded their homes being washed away by the flood waters.

Roof tops, embankments have become temporary shelters. Efforts are being made in full force to reach them food and other necessities. The situation seems to…

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