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Modi says Congress in 2013 rejected his proposal to redevelop Kedarnath
Kedarnath, Oct 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on a visit to the revered shrine of Kedarnath, on Friday attacked the Congress party for rejecting his proposal in June 2013 when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat for redevelopment of the Uttarakhand shrine that was badly damaged in the massive flash floods.

Friday, October 20, 2017 2:12:04 PM

U-17 World Cup: Brazil-Germany tie most anticipated
Kolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) The big-ticket Brazil-Germany FIFA U-17 World Cup quarter-final to be played here on Sunday has sent the football crazy city into a tizzy prompting the Local Organising Committee (LOC) to bill this clash as "one of the most eagerly anticipated matches of the tournament".

Friday, October 20, 2017 2:02:03 PM

China began planning the 1962 war as early as 1959 (Exclusive) (Part II of II)
(Editor's Note: For far too long, Neville Maxwell's narrative on the 1962 war -- which sees India as the aggressor and China as the victim -- has held court. Nearly 50 years after Maxwell's book, Bertil Lintner's "China's India War" argues that China began planning the war as early as 1959 and proposes that it was merely a small move in the larger strategic game that China was playing to become a world player. Following is an exclusive extract from "China's India War")

Friday, October 20, 2017 1:46:03 PM

Post-Diwali air pollution in Delhi 'severe', but better than 2016
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) A thick haze enveloped Delhi and parts of the National Capital Region on Friday morning after a Diwali night that was less noisy than the previous year though the Supreme Court ban didn't deter revellers from bursting firecrackers.

Friday, October 20, 2017 1:42:03 PM

US puts China, Pakistan on notice (News Analysis)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Prior to his maiden visit to India in his official capacity, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has made clear Washingtons position on key geopolitical and strategic matters pertaining to the Indo-Pacific and South Asian regions, saying the "Trump administration is determined to dramatically deepen ways for the United States and India" to further their strategic partnership that is heading for "strategic convergence" and put China and Pakistan on notice that it intended to "do what is needed" to support India.

Friday, October 20, 2017 1:26:03 PM

Playing as a team our trait: Brazil U-17 midfielder Alan
Kolkata, Oct 20 (IANS) A day after Germany coach Christian Wueck had said that they will focus on their quarter-final opponents as a team and not individual players, Brazil midfielder Alan echoed the sentiment.

Friday, October 20, 2017 1:18:03 PM

JSW Group signs pact with Uttarakhan government to reconstruct Kedarnath
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) The JSW Group, on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Uttarakhand government to carry out the work of reconstruction and restoration of Kedarnath, which was devastated by flash floods in June 2013, a company statement said here.

Friday, October 20, 2017 1:12:03 PM

Modi, Rahul greet people of Gujarat on its new year
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday greeted the people of Gujarat on the occasion of the Gujarati new year.

Friday, October 20, 2017 1:00:03 PM

Mob tries to immolate mentally challenged person as braid chopper in Sopore
Srinagar, Oct 20 (IANS) A mentally challenged person was saved on Friday by police from the hands of a mob that tried to immolate him and run him over with a tractor on suspicion of being a braid chopper in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore.

Friday, October 20, 2017 12:54:04 PM

Modi lashes out at Congress for rejecting 2013 proposal to redevelop Kedarnath
Kedarnath, Oct 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday attacked the Congress for rejecting his proposal in June 2013 when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat for redevelopment of the revered Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath that was badly damaged in the catastrophic flash floods.

Friday, October 20, 2017 12:34:04 PM

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