The Indian Ocean and the Andaman Sea are prone to earthquakes and often record tremors
Quake measured 5.5 on Richter scale; officials say no tsunami warning issued
As violence increases in Libya, state government urges Centre to arrange special flight to evacuate nurses working in hospitals
Officers and troopers of Pakistan Rangers offered sweets to their Indian counterparts and the two forces exchanged embraces
Prime Minister calls on ICAR to help bring benefits of science and technology to farming community
Almost all those present at the meeting believed the Executive should not assume control of judicial appointments
Confident that the Congress and the NCP will be able to sew up a "respectable" alliance for the upcoming Assembly polls in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today said the larger goal is not to split the secular votes and keep communal parties at bay.
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Sonia Gandhi’s five-year term as Congress president ends next year. But after the party’s debacle in the Lok Sabha elections --- which saw its seats plummeting from 206 in 2009 to a mere 44 in 2014 --- it would appear that the party’s longest and uninterrupted serving chief until now may have to reconsider any plan she may have had of officially passing on the mantle to her son and Amethi MP Rahul Gandhi.
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Never has Goa, otherwise known politically for its trademark, but bizarre, petty defections and musical chair-like ousting of chief ministers, inspired national headlines for two days straight for hardline politics and communally coloured news, like it has in the last two months.
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The 'Constituency Connect App', which will help BJP MPs connect with their constituencies, can be downloaded on both Android phones and iPhones.
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Kanth has provided the BJP an opportunity to magnify a local dispute to craft a narrative of the monolith Hindu community arrayed against the unreasonable Muslim community.
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