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Azharuddin Returns to Hyderabad, Stakes Claim to Cricket Club

Erstwhile Indian cricket team captain Mohammad Azharuddin on Tuesday sought to return home filing his nomination for the post of president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association, which fell vacant after ...

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EC Issues Media Coverage Dos & Don’ts

In view of the schedule for general election to the Legislative Assemblies of Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh & Uttarakhand, the Election Commission has issued media coverage by print or ...

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Pawan Kalyan’s ‘Sardaar Gabbar Singh’ First Look Poster Released; Stand-Alone Film, not Sequel!

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The sequel to 2012 hit film of Pawan Kalyan ‘Gabbar Singh’ is on fast track with Eros International keen on distributing the film after its success in “Srimanthudu” that has ...

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Why Smokers Don’t Vote? Mistrust or Marginalisation?

As a latest study by the University of Colorado Cancer Center showed people who smoke are less likely to vote than their non-smoking peers, while many studies earlier attributed it ...

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Sitaram Yechury Made CPI-M Chief, Faces Tough Test Ahead

Former JNU icon and senior leader Sitaram Yechury was unanimously elected the new general secretary of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Sunday at the party’s 21st Congress in ...

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UK Independence Party names Sikh shopkeeper as candidate in elections

A Sikh man has been unveiled as the UK Independence Party’s (UKIP) candidate for Hull North in the British county of Yorkshire in the upcoming general election, media reported Monday. ...

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Dalmiya set to become BCCI president again, who’s behind him?

After over a decade, veteran cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya is set to return as chief of the Indian cricket board at the BCCI annual general meeting (AGM) in Chennai on ...

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As common as it gets: Designers okay Arvind Kejriwal’s style

His “sloppy pants”, loose untucked shirts and casual footwear may not make a hip fashion statement, but AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal, who will take oath as Delhi chief minister for ...

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Delhi Elections: ‘Why Kiran ji running away from debate?’ Asks Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party Leader Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday asked BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi why she is avoiding his invitation for a debate and running away. On his micro blogging ...

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Pranab Mukherjee’s Daughter Sharmistha Won’t be Official Hostess When Obama Visits

When President Pranab Mukherjee hosts US President Barack Obama for the official ceremonial banquet and the At Home on Republic Day, his daughter Sharmistha Mukherjee won’t be playing the usual ...

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It’s BJP or Congress, AAP no Alternative in Delhi: Sheila Dikshit (Interview)

BJP leaders admit the AAP is their main foe in Delhi, but three-time chief minister Sheila Dikshit doesn’t feel that the Arvind Kejriwal-led party is an alternative to the BJP ...

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Enable voting by NRIs in 8 weeks, SC tells Govt.

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the government to take steps, within eight weeks, for implementation of e-voting by NRIs after being told the government has accepted the poll panel’s ...

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Jaitley Clarifies on Why Govt is Helpless to Bring Back Black Money Despite Election Promise

Jaitley has to cover up for Narendra Modi’s promise made during the elections that within 3 months the black money stashed abroad will be brought back home, in a write ...

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Jammu and Kashmir Elections to be Held on Time

Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections will be held on schedule and will not be postponed, top sources said on Friday. "In all likelihood the assembly elections will be held in ...

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Maharashtra Assembly Election: Voter Turnout Touches 60 Per Cent in Haryana

More than 60 percent of Haryana’s 1.63 crore voters had casted their vote by evening in the state assembly elections on Wednesday, authorities said. Officials said that the voters were ...

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Chandra Babu and Pawan Kalyan are invited for NDA meeting

NDA invited Janasena leader, Tollywood super star, Pawan Kalyan to participate in their meeting. BJP national leader Rajnath singh personally invited Pawan Kalyan on phone to participate in their meeting.This ...

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Last Day of Voting Sees Sudden Surge in Sensex, Ahead of Exit Poll Results

On Monday, May 12, the polling in India comes to an end but the markets are not awaiting for the final results. Assuming a BJP win, the benchmark BSE Sensex ...

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Manmohan Singh to address nation on eve of demitting office

On the eve of his demitting office after ten years at the head of a UPA coalition government, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is to “address the people” in a farewell ...

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World’s highest polling station, Anlaythu, buzz of activity

At 5,000 meters or nearly about 15,000 feet, Anlaythu polling station became the world’s highest on Wednesday. Not only that – it is a buzz of activity with a chopper ...

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Elections: High turnout in Seemandhra; rival party workers clash

High turnout and sporadic clashes marked Wednesday’s polling for 25 Lok Sabha and 175 assembly seats in Seemandhra region of Andhra Pradesh. Around 20 people were injured in clashes between ...

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