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Govt issues fresh guidelines on medical care to rape victims, ends two-finger test

NAGPUR: The Union health ministry, which has drawn new guidelines for treating rapevictims, has asked all hospitals to set up a designated room for forensic and medical examination of victims besides outlawing the two-finger test performed on them, dubbing it as unscientific. The ...

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‘Unhappy’ SC sends Sahara boss Subrata Roy to Tihar Jail

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that it was totally unhappy with Sahara chief Subrata Roy’s proposal to refund money to investors. The apex court sent him to Tihar Jail where he will remain in judicial custody “till he comes up with ...

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NRI banker loses divorce claim in UK court

LONDON: A British judge has dismissed an NRI investment banker’s claim that he did not owe his ex-wife a divorce payout as their marriage ceremony in India was never legal. Amit Goyal, a high-earning former UBS banker, had met his ...

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All deals with Rolls-Royce put on hold till CBI probe is over

NEW DELHI: India has put all deals with Rolls-Royce on hold till the CBI completes its probe into allegations against the global engine manufacturer for employing middlemen and paying them hefty commissions in contracts worth around Rs 10,000 crore with state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd ...

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Why you are not losing weight

Are you dieting, but not losing weight? This doesn’t mean that you’re cheating, but that you are making some common mistakes Most of the times it happens that we diet andwork out regularly, but still don’t lose weight. The problem may have more ...

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In Lucknow, Modi attacks ‘secular parties’ over communal riots

NEW DELHI: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked Samajwadi Party and Congress over their “secularism” plank. Slamming SP, BSP and Congress, Narendra Modi on Sunday said they are misleading people by wearing a veil of secularism to hide their ...

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Delhi hotels are amongst the worst in the world: Online survey

MUMBAI: Hotels in Delhi are considered as one of the worst in the world as per the trivago Reputation Ranking of 100 destinations which places them in the 90th position, while those in Mumbai have fared better. The ranking is based on ...

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Sahara boss Subrata Roy held after 7-hour drama, sent to police custody

LUCKNOW: After hours of high drama, Sahara Group boss Subrata Roy was arrested on Friday and produced before the chief judicial magistrate (CJM) who directed police to ensure his personal appearance in the Supreme Court by 2pm on March 4. Rejecting Roy’s plea for ...

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Missile Maker Kongsberg Probed for Corruption on Romanian Deals

Kongsberg Gruppen ASA (KOG), the Norwegian developer of a missile for the F-35 fighter aircraft, is being investigated by antitrust authorities in Norway for possible corruption in relation to dealings in Romania. The investigation, led by the Norwegian National Authority for ...

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