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Jul 8, 2014

Rangarajan report: Why it cannot be completely written off

While the BJP had strongly criticised the Tendulkar committee report, this new report does not make much of a difference as Rs 47 is a shockingly low amount. #ConnectTheDots #Government #Poverty #Rangarajan Report #schemes #Subsidies #Tendulkar Committee report

Jul 7, 2014

Daawat-e-Ishq trailer: Dear Parineeti and Aditya, where’s the feast of love?

Parineeti Chopra and Aditya Roy Kapur come together for the first time in Habib Faisal's film Daawat-e-ishq and while the title of the film hints at a feast of love, the trailer serves you an empty plate. #Aditya Roy Kapur #Daawat-e-ishq #Parineeti Chopra #TrailerWatch

Jul 7, 2014

Salman-Shah Rukh hug: Your guide to the hot, new Bollywood show

There are 288 members of the Maharashtra Vidhan Sabha. We see posters with their faces speckling different parts of the city, but that doesn't solve the central mystery surrounding most MLAs -- what exactly is it that they do other than wish us on festive occasions like Diwali and Eid? #Baba Siddiqui #Salman Khan #Shah Rukh Khan #Shah Rukh Khan hugs Salman Khan #SRK Salman hug

Jul 7, 2014

FM wary of high tax exemptions: No perks for salaried class this Budget?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government's maiden Budget is unlikely to offer perks for the salaried class as finance minister Arun Jaitley has limited room for big bold moves this year. According to CNBC-TV18, Jaitley may not announce any major tax exemptions for professionals due to lack of fiscal space.
#Arun Jaitley #Budget 2014 #Finance minister #tax exemptions

Jul 7, 2014

Sharad Yadav to Yechury: Who said what on the Rangarajan report

While the Tendulkar report was snubbed by then opposition BJP, now the Congress and other parties have dismissed the Rangarajan report. Here are some reactions. #DN Tripathi #ListsEtc #MJ Akbar #parliament #Rajiv Pratap Rudy #Rangarajan Report #Sharad Yadav #Sitaram Yechury

Jul 7, 2014

Ajay Devgn returns with Singham 2: Decoding the 6 ‘first-looks’

Ajay Devgn has revealed six looks for his sequel to Singham, pithily titled Singham 2. #Ajay Devgn #Bollywood #Kareena Kapoor #Rohit Shetty #Singham #Singham 2 #Singham 2 first look

Jul 7, 2014

Fight over leader of opposition: Why the Congress party’s ‘victim’ strategy will fail

The struggle between the NDA and the Congress for the post of the Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha is likely to continue this week. #BJP #Congress #Indian National Congress #Leader of Opposition #Lok Sabha #Lok Sabha's leader of Opposition #Modi #NDA #PM Modi #PM Narendra Modi #PoliticalPlay

Jul 7, 2014

Delhi: Congress gets into Opposition mode, protests price rise

Congress workers are protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi over price rise and inflation. #Aravinder Singh Lovely #BJP #BreakingNow #Congress #Jantar Mantar #NDA #New Delhi #Politics #Price Rise #protest

Jul 7, 2014

Sensex at new high: These tables explain why markets are expecting a stellar budget

Indian equities have rallied about 5.50 per cent since the election result and foreign portfolio inflows were particularly strong in the following month, totalling about $8.5 billion, according to estimated by Barclays.
#Arun Jaitley #BSE Sensex #Budget 2014 #fiscal consolidation #nifty #Number Cruncher

Jul 7, 2014

Digvijaya Singh to hold 7-day hunger strike in MP over compensation to farmers

Congress General Secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijaya Singh will hold a seven-day hunger strike in Guna district in Madhya Pradesh. #Congress General Secretary #Crops #Digvijaya Singh #Hunger strike #Madhya Pradesh #MP #Politics #ThisisNext