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Reddit claims UK-US trade document leak linked to Russia, bans 61 accounts suspected of 'vote manipulation' ahead of general elections
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Reddit claims UK-US trade document leak linked to Russia, bans 61 accounts suspected of 'vote manipulation' ahead of general elections

The prospect of Russian interference in Britain's election flared anew Saturday after the social media platform Reddit concluded that people from Russia leaked confidential British government documents on Brexit trade talks just days before the general UK vote

UK PM Boris Johnson promises 'to get Brexit done', makes election pledge to bring new deal to leave EU before Christmas
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UK PM Boris Johnson promises 'to get Brexit done', makes election pledge to bring new deal to leave EU before Christmas

British prime minister Boris Johnson promised on Sunday 'to get Brexit done', with his Conservative Party making an election pledge to bring his deal to leave the European Union back to parliament before Christmas

UK election 2019: Boris Johnson unveils Conservative Party’s manifesto; promises better healthcare, education, immigration system post Brexit
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UK election 2019: Boris Johnson unveils Conservative Party’s manifesto; promises better healthcare, education, immigration system post Brexit

'I'm looking forward to sharing our manifesto', Johnson tweeted on Saturday, 'we have developed a clear plan that respects the referendum, gets it done, and allows us to move on and focus on delivering real benefits for you and your family', the centre-right party leader said

Moneycontrol Pro highlights: Are we nearing the top in gold prices, analysts pick of stocks
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Moneycontrol Pro highlights: Are we nearing the top in gold prices, analysts pick of stocks

Moneycontrol Pro offers curated markets data, independent equity analysis, insights into investment styles

Short holds slacken on most Asian currencies but bears return to prey on rupee: Poll
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Short holds slacken on most Asian currencies but bears return to prey on rupee: Poll

Investors shaved bearish bets on most Asian currencies over the past two weeks but went short on the rupee for the first time in over three months, a <em>Reuters</em> poll showed, as election euphoria faded against the backdrop of slowing growth in India

Ex-CEC SY Quraishi slams media for 'biased' reportage of Lok Sabha election, says only Opposition leaders were questioned over failures
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Ex-CEC SY Quraishi slams media for 'biased' reportage of Lok Sabha election, says only Opposition leaders were questioned over failures

Former chief election commissioner SY Quraishi on Monday took a critical view of the media's role during the recently held Lok Sabha elections, alleging that instead of 'asking tough questions to leaders of the day', it was "only questioning" the Opposition parties.

Narendra Modi Cabinet 2.0: Pramod Sawant leads Goa ministers in congratulating PM; lauds Shripad Naik for ministerial berth
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Narendra Modi Cabinet 2.0: Pramod Sawant leads Goa ministers in congratulating PM; lauds Shripad Naik for ministerial berth

Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant and other members of his Cabinet congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his new team on taking the oath, marking the beginning of the second successive BJP-led NDA government

Lok Sabha Election 2019 WINNERS: Full coverage of 17th Lok Sabha elections winning candidates, seats, vote margin; state, constituency and party-wise
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Lok Sabha Election 2019 WINNERS: Full coverage of 17th Lok Sabha elections winning candidates, seats, vote margin; state, constituency and party-wise

Lok Sabha election result 2019 WINNERS: After sealing its electoral victory with a 300-plus win, the BJP on Friday began discussing the process of government formation while the Congress dealt with the fallout of defeat with a spate of resignations from its state leaders.

Lok Sabha election result 2019 LEADS updates: Sumalatha Ambareesh leads with margin of 66,995 votes in Mandya
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Lok Sabha election result 2019 LEADS updates: Sumalatha Ambareesh leads with margin of 66,995 votes in Mandya

Lok Sabha election result 2019 LEADS LIVE updates: Congress president Rahul Gandhi is leading in Wayanad by 3,78,546 votes and trailing in Amethi by 2,688 votes where he being given a tough fight by BJP candidate Smriti Irani.

Lok Sabha election results 2019: India's rating hinges on policies of new govt, says Moody's
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Lok Sabha election results 2019: India's rating hinges on policies of new govt, says Moody's

India's credit rating will depend on the policies of the new government, Moody's said on Thursday and expressed hope that the country would continue with its fiscal consolidation plan

Priyanka Gandhi sends audio recording to Congress cadres after exit poll results predict NDA sweep, says 'don't believe numbers'
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Priyanka Gandhi sends audio recording to Congress cadres after exit poll results predict NDA sweep, says 'don't believe numbers'

Amidst exit polls predicting a comfortable victory for the BJP-led NDA, Congress general secretary in charge of Uttar Pradesh East, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, on Monday sent an audio recording to her party workers, urging them not to believe in the survey.

Day before Lok Sabha polls in Delhi, CEO to issue public notice in newspapers informing voters about NOTA
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Day before Lok Sabha polls in Delhi, CEO to issue public notice in newspapers informing voters about NOTA

A public notice will be issued by poll authorities on Saturday a day before the Lok Sabha polls in Delhi to disseminate information to voters about the option of using NOTA if they wish to reject all candidates, the Delhi CEO said

Reserve Bank plans more forex swaps after general election to support economic growth: Officials
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Reserve Bank plans more forex swaps after general election to support economic growth: Officials

Economic growth slowed to 6.6 percent in the October-December quarter, the worst in five quarters, and economists see a further slowdown in January-March

Jewellers expect better glitter this festive season on positive consumer sentiment and stable prices
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Jewellers expect better glitter this festive season on positive consumer sentiment and stable prices

India Bullion and Jewellers Association National vice-president Saurabh Gadgil said he expects 15-20 percent growth in demand this Akshaya Tritiya.

India's April unemployment rate rises to 7.6%, highest since October 2016; factory activity expands at slowest pace: CMIE
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India's April unemployment rate rises to 7.6%, highest since October 2016; factory activity expands at slowest pace: CMIE

Factory activity expanded at its slowest pace in eight months in April as growth in new orders and output dipped as the general election got under way, a separate private business survey found.

Manufacturing sector growth slows in April amid election uncertainty, challenging economic environment: PMI
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Manufacturing sector growth slows in April amid election uncertainty, challenging economic environment: PMI

This is the 21th consecutive month that the manufacturing PMI remained above the 50-point mark.

Lok Sabha Election Phase 4: Mumbai's five seats set for tough fight; high-profile candidates include Urmila Matondkar, Poonam Mahajan, Priya Dutt
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Lok Sabha Election Phase 4: Mumbai's five seats set for tough fight; high-profile candidates include Urmila Matondkar, Poonam Mahajan, Priya Dutt

The fourth phase of the Lok Sabha election is scheduled for Monday and will see a close contest in Maharashtra's Mumbai, as several high-profile candidates face-off in the city's constituencies.

Consumers face post-election fuel price shock as domestic prices allowed to lag, economy could be hit
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Consumers face post-election fuel price shock as domestic prices allowed to lag, economy could be hit

State-run fuel suppliers and retailers have held off passing on to consumers the higher prices during a staggered general election

Kerala records highest voter turnout in 30 years with 77.68% polling in Lok Sabha election; Kannur sees 83.05% voting percentage
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Kerala records highest voter turnout in 30 years with 77.68% polling in Lok Sabha election; Kannur sees 83.05% voting percentage

While Kannur constituency recorded the highest percentage of 83.05, Thiruvananthapuram observed the lowest polling with 73 percent of the electorate coming out to vote. All 20 Lok Sabha seats in Kerala went to polls in the third phase of the general elections on 23 April.

Narendra Modi says I-T raids on Opposition leaders not part of ‘political vendetta’; defends Sadhi Pragya Singh Thakur’s candidature
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Narendra Modi says I-T raids on Opposition leaders not part of ‘political vendetta’; defends Sadhi Pragya Singh Thakur’s candidature

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the recent Income Tax raids on certain politicians were not part of 'political vendetta' and that things were happening as per the law.