In Dausa, Rajasthan, nearly 1.5 lakh homes that receive subsidised food grains have been branded with scarlet letters stating 'I am Poor' adding humiliation to the difficulties that the families are already facing due to their economic status.
Painted in big Hindi characters on a background of yellow, further enhancing the red message, the message also mentions that the inhabitants of the particular house receive subsidised food grains.
The branding has earned heavy criticism for Chief Minister...
Power tariffs will not rise after the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime gets implemented from July 1, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday."We don't foresee any upward impact on power tariffs from the GST," Goyal told the media here following a meeting with 75 industry associations."All the sectors had technical issues about the GST, which have been largely resolved across the table in this meeting, except two issues where more consultations are required." Goyal said one of the unresolved...
Star kids have been an attraction for the paparazzi since forever. These kids get used to the flashlight since their first day out. And slight glimpses of these little munchkins go viral on social media instantly.
Recently Shahid and Mira Kapoor's daughter Misha was spotted out in Mumbai in the arms of her mommy dearest and looked absolutely adorable. Little Misha was wearing a blue coloured dress and stared out at the people trying to click her.
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As Anil Kumble Resigns Lets Have A Look At The Top 5 Candidates For The Job
1. Virender Sehwag: He is one of the most destructive batsmen in the history of the game and was the batsmen of the Indian team that every bowler in the world feared. Now Sehwag has joined this race and Sehwag shares a very good rapport with most of the players in this team as he has played with almost all of them.
Things that can go in Sehwag's favour are the likely relationship that he shares with the boys in the team...
Hailed by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi as "an official declaration of defeat" from the jihadists in the eight-month-old battle for Mosul, the ISIS militant group blasted the landmark Grand al-Nuri Mosque in Mosul where Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had declared himself "caliph" in 2014 and blamed the destruction on a US strike.
Along with the Grand al-Nuri Mosque of Mosul its leaning minaret was also destroyed and soon after the jihadists issued a statement by means of their propaganda agency Amaq,...
At least 20 people have been killed and 50 others wounded when a few gunmen blasted a car in front of the New Kabul Bank in the Lashkar Gah capital of southern Afghanistan province of Helmand.
Most of the casualties were from the police and army. The bank was crowded by both civilians and security personnel, many of whom were waiting to receive their monthly salaries.
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The Afghan Interior Ministry confirmed the attack but could provide no details on...
We Dedicate Our Independence Day Celebration To Kashmir's Freedom, Says Pakistani High Commissioner
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August 14 , 2016 , 10:44 IST
[caption id="attachment_87987" align="aligncenter" width="700"] We Dedicate Our Independence Day Celebration To Kashmir's Freedom, Says Pakistani High Commissioner[/caption]
Pakistan on Sunday, again provoked India over Kashmir issue and said that that its Independence Day celebrations are dedicated to "Kashmir getting freedom."
"Is saal ki Jashn e Azadi hum Kashmir ki Azadi ke naam karte hain," Abdul Basit, Pakistan's high commissioner to Delhi said."
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This latest provocation comes after Pakistan last week proposed foreign secretary-level talks on Kashmir and the ongoing unrest there.
Reacting to Pakistani proposal, India said on Friday that only relevant issues will be discussed with Pakistan .
"India would welcome a dialogue on contemporary and relevant issues in India-Pakistan relations," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said.
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"At this time they include a stoppage of Pakistani support for cross-border terrorism, infiltration of terrorists like Bahadur Ali, incitement to violence and terrorism across the border, parading of internationally recognized terrorists like Hafiz Saeed and Syed Salahuddin, and sincere follow-up on the Mumbai attack trial and the Pathankot attack investigation in Pakistan," he stated.