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Bharat Ratna: How Manmohan Singh govt dumped Dhyan Chand for Sachin

Long after it was dethroned by Narendra Modi and BJP, the Manmohan Singh government continues to face flak. The latest bit of information to have left them red-faced is how allegedly the PMO chose Sachin Tendulkar over hockey legend Dhyan Chand for the Bharat Ratna. #bharat ratna #Dhyan Chand #India #Manmohan Singh government #Sachin Tendulkar #Sports in India

Jul 30, 2014

Full Text: Kerry’s speech on Indo-US ties at India 2020 program

The United States and India are two nations that began both of their founding documents with exactly the same three words: “We the people.” By deepening our partnership, we can work together to deliver opportunity to all of our people and become stronger nations, Kerry said. #Centre for American Progress #Diplomatic Relations #Ido-US ties #John Kerry #Narendra Modi #TheySaidIt

Jul 30, 2014

All you need to know about Kumbakonam fire tragedy that killed 94 children

The incident which sparked a huge conversation about safety standards in schools and led to a massive uproar over the condition in which the school in Kumbakonam was operating. #Crime #didyouknow #Fir safety #Fire safety violation #India #Justice #Kumbakonam #kumbakonam fire tragedy #Sampath Commission #Tamil Nadu #tragedy

Jul 30, 2014

Pune: Landslide in Ambegaon village, five dead, 150 feared trapped

A landslide has occurred in Ambe village in Pune district, with around 150 people feared trapped under the debris. #Ambe #BreakingNow #evacuation #India #Landslide #Maharashtra #Mishap #NDRF #Pune #Rains #tragedy

Jul 30, 2014

No truth in reports about bugging of Gadkari’s house: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh said in the Rajya Sabha that there was no truth in reports in the media about bugging devices being found in Nitin Gadkari's house. #BJP #BSP #bugging #Congress #Gadkari's house #Home Minister #JD-U #Mayawati #NDA #Nitin Gadkari #parliament #Politics #Rajnath Singh #S&P #Snooping #TheySaidIt

Jul 30, 2014

Katju puts judicial commission back in focus, but is it better than a collegium?

The cry against the collegium system of appointing judges only became shriller when former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju referred to the promotion of an allegedly corrupt judge at the Madras High Court due to political pressure and lack of appropriate action by the then top echelons of the judiciary. #Higher judiciary #HowThisWorks #Markandey Katju #National Judicial Commission #Ram Jethmalani #Ravi Shankar Prasad #Supreme Court collegium

Jul 30, 2014

Police say Bangalore student was gangraped as Vibgyor reopens today

Police are now calling the sexual assault on a six-year-old in a school in Bangalore a gangrape, as two more gym instructors from the school were arrested. #Bangalore #Crimes against women #gangrape #Gym instructors #India #six-year-old #skating instructor #TheySaidIt #vibgyor

Jul 29, 2014

Guess how much alimony Susanne demanded from Hrithik? Rs 400 crore

Now, it is being reported that Susanne Khan has demanded a Rs 400 crore divorce settlement. #Hrithik alimony #Hrithik Roshan #Hrithik Roshan divorce #Hrithik-Susanne divorce #Susanne Khan

Jul 29, 2014

Bangalore: Two gym instructors arrested for allegedly raping 6-year-old

Police arrested two more gym instructors in connection with the Bangalore rape case in which a six-year-old had been allegedly raped in school premises. #Arrest #Bangalore #Crime #Gym instructors #India #Minor girl #NewsTracker #Police #Rape #Rustom Kherawalla #six-year-old #Vibgyor High School
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