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A political profile of Manohar Parrikar

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay the oath-taking of BJP's chief minister candidate Manohar Parrikar and ordered a floor test to be held in the Goa Legislative Assembly on Thursday. Parrikar has been Goa's chief minister twice before and has been credited with strengthening BJP in the coastal state....

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10 key takeaways from Assembly elections 2017

Everyone's calling the BJP's stupendous results in the five state elections "a Modi win". And with good reason, it appears. AAP's broom swept nothing - it was itself swept aside in the saffron wave - what with its putative battle with the Congress in Punjab turning out to be a dud, and with its utter decimation in Goa. Punjab was the saving grace...

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Lucknow encounter ends: Here’s what happened

Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) commandos on early Wednesday morning gunned down a suspected IS operative in an anti-terror operation that lasted for almost 12 hours in the thickly-populated Thakurganj area of Lucknow in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh....

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Why BJP has won in UP: 10 key reasons

The BJP swept the Uttar Pradesh state polls today - call it the 'Modi wave' or the 'saffron wave' . The result mirrors the 2014 Lok Sabha battle, which the BJP won by a majority. The party didn't project a chief ministerial candidate, and most people today - after definitive leads came in - started talking about a 'Modi win' in UP rather than a...

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Donald Trump's revised travel ban: What's new

Ban imposed on citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen.

New executive order targets six Muslim-majority nations. Iraq is no longer on the list.

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ISIS terrorist killed in UP: Here's what happened

Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) commandos on early Wednesday morning gunned down a suspected IS operative in an anti-terror operation that lasted for almost 12 hours in the thickly-populated Thakurganj area of Lucknow in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh....

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Reliance Jio services to go paid starting April 1

Gadgets Now Bureau

Reliance Jio users, the days of free data are getting over. The company's services will go paid starting April 1, 2017. This was announced by the company's chairman Mukesh Ambani at an event

| Updated: Feb 21, 2017, 02.51 PM IST
Mukesh Ambani
Reliance Jio users, the days of free data are getting over. The company's services will go
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ISIS terrorist killed in 12-hour op in UP: Here's what happened

Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) commandos on early Wednesday morning gunned down a suspected IS operative in an anti-terror operation that lasted for almost 12 hours in the thickly-populated Thakurganj area of Lucknow in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh....

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iPhone 8 may have starting price of over Rs 70k

NEW DELHI: KGI Securities' analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, widely regarded as one of the most reliable source of information on Apple products, has sent a new research note to investors on the upcoming Apple iPhone. Widely dubbed as iPhone 8, the models to be released in 2017 will be the company's tenth anniversary editions.

In the new note, Kuo has

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