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What Happens when Baahubali’s 46-inch-chest Prabhas Meets ’56-inch-chest Modi’ ?

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It would have been an amazing view to see how Bahubali starrer Prabhas with 46-inch-chest meets the ‘Baahubali’ of our nation Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who claims to be of “56-inch-chest”. SS Rajamaouli’s magnum-opus “Baahubali” may have found a special place in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s wish list of movies to watch as it was revealed that he has not seen ...

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Science Express Meeting Seeks Ideas for New Theme

India’s environment minister Prakash Javadekar has chaired the Science Express Climate Change Special (SECCS) meeting in Delhi on Wednesday, where Union Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and Minister of State of Science and Technology, Y.S Chowdhary were present. The Science Express is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Railways, the Department of Science & Technology and ...

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Neutrino Project: Unrelenting Vaiko Tries to Rope in Kerala Against it

Unrelenting, MDMK general secretary Vaiko has met Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy seeking his support against the prestigious Rs.1,500 crore neutrino project in Tamil Nadu. In his meeting, Vaiko submitted a petition to Chandy to join the opposition against the India-based Neutrino Observatory (INO) project as it would impact Kerala’s Idukki district too. Vaiko told Chandy that the Tamil Nadu ...

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Delhi Polls: Rahul Enters Political Battlefield, To Hold Congress Roadshow in Kalkaji Today

After BJP’s Kiran Bedi and AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is now in the field and is all set to hold a roadshow to campaign South Delhi’s Kalkaji Assembly constituency on Tuesday ahead of the Delhi elections. Rahul will be accompanied with Pradesh Congress Committee Chief Arvind Singh Lovely, former MP Ramesh Kumar, Kalkaji candidate Subhash Chopra ...

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Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh to meet Obama on Monday

Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh will meet US President Barack Obama Jan 26, on the second day of his state visit to India, after the Republic Day parade where he will be the chief guest. Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh will meet Obama at the ITC Maurya hotel, the sources said. The meeting is likely ...

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Arun Jaitley Rules Out Privatization of Indian Railways, Coal India

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has assured trade unions that the government did not intend privatizing either the railways or Coal India but stressed on providing a better environment for common man to live. “Government has no intention to privatize either railways or Coal India. The focus of the government is to create more jobs and employment opportunities, besides safeguarding the ...

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Death Rate Rises to Three, Nine New Cases Reported in Delhi

While swine flu seems to be spreading across the national capital, a third death due to the sameand nine new cases have been reported here on Wednesday. The situation has triggered the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the city health department to hold a meeting to review the condition on Wednesday. The fresh cases included the case of a ...

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Microsoft CEO Nadella meets Narendra Modi to Kick Start Digital Partnership with India

Global tech giant Microsoft’s Indian-origin CEO Satya Nadella has met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, within six months after similar high-profile visit by Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg and Amazon’s Jeff Bezos. Nadella is keen to partner with the ‘Digital India’ and ‘Make in India’ programmes of the Modi government. “It’s always fantastic for me personally to be in India and the conversation ...

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Mata Amritanandamayi (Amma) to meet Pope Francis

Spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi, widely known as Amma, will meet Pope Francis in Vatican next month, said a spokesperson for the Mata Amritanandamayi Math. The spokesperson said the leader of the Catholic Church had invited her to Rome in December and Amma has accepted it as an honour to be called upon as a representative to join Pope Francis. “Opportunities for ...

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Salman Khan Meets PM On Sidelines of Shooting in Delhi

Bollywood actor Salman Khan on Thursday met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, where he was to shoot for his upcoming film. Though it was not clear what transpired in the meeting, PM had earlier praised the actor for his participation in “Swachcha Bharat” campaign.. Modi, while launching the cleanliness drive on October 2, had nominated Salman among nine ...

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How Chimpanzees Plan, Risk and Relish Fruity Breakfast?

Not only humans but even chimpanzees are adept at planning their breakfast and taking into consideration the time, menu and their social gathering, said a new study conducted in in the west-African Tai National Park in Cote d’Ivore. Led by Karline Janmaat from Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, the study showcase the kind of competition among the ...

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Devendra Fadnavis Meets Nitin Gadkari on Diwali

In the midst of discussions and allegations on the chief ministerial race in Maharashtra, BJP President Devendra Fadnavis met Union Minister Nitin Gadkari at his residence on Diwali, on Thursday. Sources have described the visit as a courtesy call by Fadnavis to extend Diwali greetings to the senior BJP leader at his residence. Meanwhile, after the Central BJP leadership sticks ...

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Nobel Peace Prize Winner Kailash Satyarthi Meets PM Narendra Modi

A day after the announcement as the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014, child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi paid a coutesy visit to Prime Minister Narednra Modi on Saturday. The meeting helped both Satyarthi and PM Modi to exchange views on the use of social media and internet for tracking missing children. The prime minister explored the idea ...

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AP CM Naidu on Whirlwind Visit of NDA Ministers in New Delhi (Photos)

AP Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu was on a whirlwind tour today in New Delhi meeting nearly ten ministers at the Centre in one day. To begin with, he met UNION HRD Minister Smriti Irani and then Union Minister for Railways D.V. Sadananda Gowda, Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Sushri Uma Bharati. Here is a photo ...

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Monsoon Delay: PM meets MET officials, reviews progress of monsoon

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to review the progress of the monsoon so far in India with officials from the India Meteorological Department (IMD) briefing him about the monsoon situation. The MET officials maintained that though the monsoon has been delayed, rainfall is likely to improve substantially in the months of July and August. The ...

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British envoy undermines protocol, meets Modi on polls eve

British High Commissioner James Bevan’s meeting with Narendra Modi in Gujarat on Monday is a gross violation of India’s sovereignty and the electoral code of conduct, leaving aside the purpose behind it, which amounts to interference in our domestic politics. Smacking the days of British Raj when the country’s principalities were divided and conquered by the British to establish two ...

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