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BJP manifesto to stick to Hindutva issues but leave room for negotiations

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BJP’s manifesto for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections is expected to reiterate its commitment to Hindutva issues relating to the demand for a Ram temple at Ayodhya, uniform civil code and Article 370 as articulated in its 2009 manifesto. The ...

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Bath in morning sunlight to lose weight

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Take morning sunlight not just to spruce up your vitamin D levels but manage weight too, research reveals. People who had most of their daily exposure to even moderately bright light in the morning had a significantly lower body mass ...

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We are not punishing Subrata Roy: SC

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As Sahara group chief Subrata Roy’s stay in Tihar Jail continued, the Supreme Court on Thursday appeared unrelenting saying that its order sending him and two company directors to custody is not a punishment and that the matter of contempt ...

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70-storey skyscraper temple for Lord Krishna in Vrindavan

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Verdant recreated forests of Braj, a gurgling Yamuna creek, palanquin and swing festivals are among the highlights of a proposed 70-storey skyscraper temple of Krishna in Vrindavan, billed to be one of the largest shrines in the country. ‘Vrindavan Chandrodaya ...

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Martyred jawan’s wife inducted into Army as lieutenant

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Scripting history, 26-year-old Priya Semwal, who lost her husband in a counter-insurgency operation two years back, was on Saturday inducted into the technical wing of the armed force as a young officer. From a college-going woman married to an Army ...

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Devyani Khobragade re-indicted in US visa fraud case

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Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, whose arrest and stripsearch soured India-US relations, was re-indicted on US visa fraud charges, a day after a US court dismissed an earlier indictment. In fresh trouble for Khobragade, federal prosecutors re-indicted the Indian diplomat on ...

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4 tricks tech companies use to poach programmers

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It’s no secret that there’s a talent war going on for software programmers, with tech companiespaying outrageous salaries to hire them, even for interns. “Software is eating the world,” as venture capitalist Marc Andreessen famously said. He means everything from your ...

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PIO woman who set hubby on fire gets 20 years’ jail for arson

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This much almost all parties seemed to agree on. Shriya Patel took a taxi on a spring morning in 2012, stopped at a gas station to fill a canister with petrol, and picked up candle-sticks, masking tape, and other supplies at a WalMart. ...

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