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Kanhaiya's family demands CBI probe into JNU row
Begusarai (Bihar), Feb 19 (IANS) JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar's father on Friday accused the BJP and RSS of "fixing" his innocent son and demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation probe into the JNU row.

Friday, February 19, 2016 10:12:05 PM

RSS trying to pass their bigoted ideology as 'nationalism': Congress
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Congress on Friday hit out at the RSS and its affiliated groups for trying to "camouflage their bigoted ideology as nationalism".

Friday, February 19, 2016 9:58:05 PM

Coal case: Court orders charges against former coal secretary
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) A special court here on Friday ordered framing of charges against former coal secretary H.C. Gupta and company Pushp Steels and Mining Pvt. Ltd. in a coal block alloation case but discharged the firm's director .

Friday, February 19, 2016 9:52:03 PM

The curious case of 'Freedom 251': 5 crore registrations, 25 lakh sets promised
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) While the world kept asking questions and Indians remained puzzled, the Noida-based startup, promising a Rs.251 (less than $4) "Make in India" smartphone, on Friday claimed to have received nearly five crore registrations in just two days of opening up for online pre-orders.

Friday, February 19, 2016 9:50:03 PM

India to showcase small oil, gas finds at US energy meet
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and senior officials from the sector will showcase India's small and marginal oil and gas field discoveries at a global energy conference in the US beginning on Monday in order to seek investors for their proposed auction.

Friday, February 19, 2016 9:40:03 PM

Mumbai's Haji Ali Dargah trust turns 100 years old
Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) The Haji Ali Dargah Trust, which manages the five-century-old Haji Ali shrine in the Arabian Sea off Worli, will complete 100 years on Saturday (February 20) and a host of celebrations are planned to commemorate the centenary, an trust official said.

Friday, February 19, 2016 9:28:03 PM

Pakistani Marines capture 40 Indian fishermen off Gujarat
Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (IANS) Pakistan's marine security agency captured at least seven Indian fishing boats and 40 fishermen off Gujarat's Jakhau port in the Arabian Sea.

Friday, February 19, 2016 9:20:03 PM

'High taxes on cigarettes has given rise to illegal industry'
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) High taxes on cigarettes has given rise to an illegal industry and tobacco consumption shifting to cheaper non-cigarette forms, said the Tobacco Institute of India on Friday.

Friday, February 19, 2016 9:14:03 PM

IIT-B faculty frowns at 'attempts to stifle dissent'
Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) The faculty of the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) on Friday extended support to Jawaharlal Nehru University students and condemned "attempts by the State to stifle dissent in educational institutions and campuses".

Friday, February 19, 2016 9:12:03 PM

Army moved to violence-hit areas of Haryana
Chandigarh, Feb 19 (IANS) Army columns have been moved for deployment in violence-hit areas of Haryana, an army official said on Friday.

Friday, February 19, 2016 8:50:03 PM

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