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President Kovind accepts Arvind Sawant's resignation

Sawant's resignation has been accepted on advice of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, according to the spokesperson.

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Why Gandhi was great

The Mahatma shielded India from the quixotic passions and ferocious enthusiasms of the twentieth century

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PM Modi greets LK Advani on his birthday

Showering praise on Lal Krishna Advani on his 92nd birthday on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the veteran leader as a “scholar, statesman and one of India’s most respected leaders”

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Arvind Singh takes over as AAI Chairman

Prior to this appointment, Singh was the additional chief secretary (Energy) of Maharashtra government.

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Congress MLAs to meet amid political standstill in Maharashtra

Speculation is rife that the Congress legislators may be shifted to Jaipur, but the sources did not confirm any such move.

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Government vehicles more than 15 years old banned in Bihar

Talking to reporters in Patna after a high-level meeting on pollution control chaired by the Chief Minister, Chief Secretary Deepak Kumar said the restriction on vehicles more than 15 years old has also been extended to commercial vehicles "only for the Patna metropolitan area".

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Looking beyond Houston

India and the US, the world’s largest democracies, should become military allies and strengthen their ties further

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Pakistan under pressure from FATF : Ajit Doval

Hitting out at Islamabad, Ajit Doval said that supporting terrorism is the state policy of Pakistan.

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Mary Kom nominated for Gandhi Mandela Award 2019

Mary Kom is the first Indian woman boxer to get a Gold Medal in the Asian Games in 2014 at Incheon, South Korea and is the first Indian woman boxer to win gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

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Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan nominated for Gandhi Mandela Award 2019

After his father, he was trained by Ustaad Fida Hussain Khan who was the court singer at the Baroda's royal durbar, and then from Nissar Hussain Khan.

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LK Advani nominated for Gandhi Mandela Award 2019

Advani also served as Minister of Home Affairs in the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance government from 1998 to 2004.

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Anna Hazare nominated for Gandhi Mandela Award 2019

Anna, who led movements to promote rural development, increase government transparency, and investigate and punish corruption in public life was nominated for his exemplary work in the field of social welfare.

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