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Chidambaram to stay in Tihar as court rejects plea

The Enforcement Directorate had earlier told the court that Chidambaram's arrest was necessary in the INX Media money laundering case and that it will do so at an appropriate time.

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The rise of Muslim Politics in Bengal and the Partition of India

Despite severe protests, mostly by the Hindu intelligentsia of Bengal, the first partition plan of Bengal was put to effect by the British on 16th October 1905.

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Five things to know about India's top bureaucrat PK Mishra

PK Mishra was the additional principal secretary in the first Modi government and continued in that post after the Bharatiya Janata Party’s return to power.

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Einstein discovered gravity, says Piyush Goyal

As he offered his remarks at a meeting, Goyal said it wasn’t maths that had “helped Einstein discover gravity”.

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PK Mishra appointed Principal Secretary to PM Modi

Pramod Kumar Mishra, 71, has been appointed as the new Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, effective September 11.

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PM Modi picks plastic from garbage as part of "Swachhta Hi Seva" programme in Mathura

Prime Minister Modi met 25 garbage workers during the programme

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Urmila Matondkar quits Congress

Urmila had contested from Mumbai North constituency against BJP's Gopal Shetty and had lost by a margin of 4.6 lakh votes

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Chidambaram spends first night in Tihar Jail

Like other inmates, Mr Chidambaram will also have access to the prison's library and can watch television for a specified period of time.

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Nripendra Mishra resigns as Principal Secretary to PM, PK Sinha appointed as OSD in PMO

The announcement came after Principal Secretary to the PM expressed his intention to be relieved of his assignment.

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Nation mourns death of BJP stalwart Arun Jaitley

President Ram Nath Kovind said he is extremely saddened by the demise of Arun Jaitley, while Prime Minister Narendra Modi called him a political giant.

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar unwell

Kumar is a member of the Janata Dal (United) political party.

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PM happy over listing of Statue of Unity in 'World's 100 Greatest places'

The statue is located in a remote stretch in Narmada district, with the nearest city Vadodora being about 100 kilometres away and Ahmedabad, more than 200 kilometres away.

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