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President greets Argentina on eve of its national day
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday extended greetings to the government and people of Argentina on the eve of the Latin American country's s national day.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 2:36:15 PM

25 achievements, 25 challenges (One Year of Modi Government) (To Go With: Return of 'feel good factor' for Indian economy)
The following are a set of 25 key achievements of Prime Minister Narendra Modi government in the past one year, as listed by stakeholders and analysts, and an equal number of challenges that need to be addressed:

Sunday, May 24, 2015 2:12:12 PM

AAP attacks move to give absolute powers to LG
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday described as "unconstitutional" the central government's decision to give absolute powers in certain areas to Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 2:08:03 PM

Pakistanis return bodies of two Indians
Jammu, May 24 (IANS) The Pakistan Rangers has handed over the bodies of an Indian woman and her young son who jumped into the Chenab river in Jammu region almost a month ago and were washed away, officials said on Sunday.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 1:54:03 PM

Cacophony of Hindutva voices undermines governance agenda (One Year of Modi government)
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) For a government that assumed office on the promise of good governance and development, the first year in office has been marked by several intemperate remarks on Hindutva from a few BJP ministers, MPs and functionaries.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 1:30:03 PM

Return of 'feel good factor' for Indian economy (One Year of Modi gvernment)
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Recent reviews of global institutions and the prevailing investor confidence suggest a striking change in the perception about the Indian economy cover the past year. Yet, some crucial agenda remains for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government as it enters its second year on Tuesday.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 1:22:12 PM

Global burger joints want no beef with India (Business Feature)
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) International burgers eating into India's spicy street food market have bulged over the past decade. But the global chains, reluctant to pick bones with local laws and beliefs in the world's second most populous nation, are staying off beef and pork as they clash for a larger slice of the country's succulent fast-food industry.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 12:48:03 PM

Indian eateries chant organic food mantra (Feature, with images)
New Delhi/Chennai, May 24 (IANS) Hotels and restaurants in the country are going out of their way to use organic produce in the food they dish out to ensure healthier and more nutritious meals. These products are naturally grown and no chemical fertiliser or pesticide is used to aid their growth.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 12:30:03 PM

Indus Valley script numerical, not language: Historian
Bengaluru, May 24 (IANS) Contrary to the age-old assumption that the Indus script is a language, a veteran science historian has claimed that it is numerical, as evident from numbers and symbols in the seals and artifacts of the Indus Valley Civilisation (3000-1900 BC).

Sunday, May 24, 2015 11:28:03 AM

Matrimonial ad for gay son stirs lively debate (Feature, With Images)
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) When Mumbai-based Harish Iyer's mother Padma placed a matrimonial advertisement in a Mumbai tabloid for her gay son, she never thought it would generate a debate across and outside the country.

Sunday, May 24, 2015 10:42:14 AM

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