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Tension prevails at Bhangar, CM reviews situation

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Uneasy calm prevailed at Bhangar in South 24 Parganas district on Wednesday, a day after one person was killed in crossfire between groups of outsiders and villagers as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee reviewed the situation at a meeting with top police officers.

RPI(A) to discuss seat-sharing with BJP

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Republican Party of India (A) has decided to discuss seat-sharing with the BJP, irrespective of the senior ally and Sena's ongoing talks on the same issue.

Voters are buying our education in Goa, Punjab: Sisodia

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Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia today rued that the focus in schools is on completing the syllabus and not enhancing knowledge even as he claimed the AAP government's education model is being "bought" by voters in poll-bound states of Punjab and Goa.

Pondy students boycott classes, protest against Jallikattu ban

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Extending support to Jallikattu, students of various educational institutions including professional colleges in Puducherry abstained from classes today protesting the ban on the bull taming sport.

Rajnath Singh To Meet Manipur Chief Minister Over Economic Blockade

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Home Minister Rajnath Singh will meet Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Wednesday to discuss the protracted economic blockade along the two national highways in the state.

Pakistan must walk away from terror to start a dialogue with India: Modi

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The world needs India's sustained rise as much as India needs the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday but warned "parochial and protectionist attitudes" are threatening globalisation goals and "non-state actors" are stoking instability, violence and extremism.

Rupee gains 5 paise more against dollar at 67.90

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The rupee advanced 5 paise to 67.90 against the US dollar in early session on increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks.

Sensex regains 134 pts on Asian leads, Nifty tops 8,400

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Delhiites today woke up to a cold morning as the minimum temperature plunged to settle at 4.2 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season's average.

Minimum temperature dips in city

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Delhiites today woke up to a cold morning as the minimum temperature plunged to settle at 4.2 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season's average.

Satisfied with talks with Rahul Gandhi:Chandy

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The Congress High Command will intervene in party affairs in Kerala and "take necessary decision" to strengthen it, former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has said.