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Former RBI Guv Y V Reddy calls for doing away with dual control of PSBs by centre, RBI
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Former RBI Guv Y V Reddy calls for doing away with dual control of PSBs by centre, RBI

Reddy said consolidation of banks was not an answer to the NPA issue.

Satya Pal Malik replaces NN Vohra as Jammu and Kashmir governor; Tathagata Roy appointed Meghalaya governor
India

Satya Pal Malik replaces NN Vohra as Jammu and Kashmir governor; Tathagata Roy appointed Meghalaya governor

Satya Pal Malik, who has served as a Union minister, was appointed the Jammu and Kashmir governor, replacing NN Vohra, who had held the post since 2008.

Governor's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir: NN Vohra set to hold all-party meeting in Srinagar today
India

Governor's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir: NN Vohra set to hold all-party meeting in Srinagar today

Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra has called an all-party meeting in Srinagar on Friday to discuss the situation in the wake of the implementation of governor's rule in the state

Clean India mission, internal security on agenda of two-day governors' conference beginning Monday
India

Clean India mission, internal security on agenda of two-day governors' conference beginning Monday

Clean India mission and internal security are among the important agendas listed for a two-day conference of governors and Lt Governors beginning Monday at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi.

Texas school shooting: America calls for stricter gun laws after 10 die in latest shootout
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Texas school shooting: America calls for stricter gun laws after 10 die in latest shootout

Ten people, mostly students, were killed when a teenage classmate armed with a shotgun and a revolver opened fire in a Texas high school Friday, the latest deadly school shooting to hit the United States.

Karnataka polls: HD Kumaraswamy alleges two of his MLAs were 'hijacked' by BJP from Bengaluru
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Karnataka polls: HD Kumaraswamy alleges two of his MLAs were 'hijacked' by BJP from Bengaluru

JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy alleged that two of his MLAs were "hijacked" by the BJP from Bengaluru, but expressed hope that they would join his camp Saturday morning.

Goa Congress stakes claim to form government, urges governor to follow Karnataka precedent
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Goa Congress stakes claim to form government, urges governor to follow Karnataka precedent

Seeking adoption of the Karnataka example in Goa, the Congress staked claim to form the government in the state, being the single largest party in Assembly.

Karnataka Election Result 2018: BJP CM-elect Yeddyurappa rushes to governor's house to stake claim
India

Karnataka Election Result 2018: BJP CM-elect Yeddyurappa rushes to governor's house to stake claim

In a major development in the race to form the government in Karnataka, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa has reached the governor's house to stake claim.

Meet Shubham Goel, the youngest candidate to contest California gubernatorial election
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Meet Shubham Goel, the youngest candidate to contest California gubernatorial election

Firstpost spoke with Shubham Goel, a 22-year-old running for the Governor of California, making him the youngest candidate for the post.

Tamil Nadu BJP leader S Ve Shekher apologises for Facebook post insulting women journalists, says shared it without reading
India

Tamil Nadu BJP leader S Ve Shekher apologises for Facebook post insulting women journalists, says shared it without reading

Actor-turned-BJP politician S Ve Shekher on Friday tendered an apology, saying he had forwarded a friend's post "without reading" the content.

Mumbai University likely to get new vice-chancellor by end of April; 32 candidates shortlisted for post
India

Mumbai University likely to get new vice-chancellor by end of April; 32 candidates shortlisted for post

The University of Mumbai is likely to get a new vice-chancellor by the end of April. The selection committee, headed by noted scientist and former ISRO chief K Kasturirangan, has shortlisted 34 candidates, who will be interviewed on 13 and 14 April at Nariman Point

Arnold Schwarzenegger stable after heart surgery; recovering Terminator star quips, 'I'm back'
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Arnold Schwarzenegger stable after heart surgery; recovering Terminator star quips, 'I'm back'

Arnold Schwarzenegger is recovering in a Los Angeles hospital after undergoing heart surgery. He had a scheduled procedure to replace a pulmonic valve

Maharashtra: 91 farmers from Buldhana seek permission for euthanasia over inadequate remuneration
India

Maharashtra: 91 farmers from Buldhana seek permission for euthanasia over inadequate remuneration

As many as 91 farmers from Buldhana district of Maharashtra have submitted a letter to the governor and SDO and sought permission for euthanasia.

Tripura violence: As CPM-BJP workers spar over toppled Lenin statue, Rajnath tells governor to ensure peace till new govt comes in
India

Tripura violence: As CPM-BJP workers spar over toppled Lenin statue, Rajnath tells governor to ensure peace till new govt comes in

Amid reports of sporadic violence in Tripura, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday spoke to the Governor and the DGP and asked them to ensure peace till a new government is installed, an official said.

HC issues notice to Tamil Nadu Raj Bhavan on plea opposing move to appoint K Srinivasan as Assembly secretary
India

HC issues notice to Tamil Nadu Raj Bhavan on plea opposing move to appoint K Srinivasan as Assembly secretary

The Madras High Court, on Friday, issued a notice to the Tamil Nadu Governor's Secretary on a petition opposing any move to appoint K Srinivasan as the state assembly secretary or special secretary.

Helicopter carrying Mexican ministers on way to survey earthquake damage crashes; 13 including three children killed
World

Helicopter carrying Mexican ministers on way to survey earthquake damage crashes; 13 including three children killed

Thirteen people, including three children, were killed when a cabinet ministers helicopter crash-landed on the way to the epicentre of an earthquake

EC's disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs is no surprise, but office of profit case marks moral loss for Kejriwal
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EC's disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs is no surprise, but office of profit case marks moral loss for Kejriwal

The disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs was a given when the president rejected an amendment seeking exemption of parliamentary secretaries as an office of profit even though it was constitutionally right

Anandiben Patel appointed as Madhya Pradesh governor; former Gujarat CM to replace OP Kohli
India

Anandiben Patel appointed as Madhya Pradesh governor; former Gujarat CM to replace OP Kohli

Gujarat's first woman Chief Minister Anandiben Patel has been appointed as Governor of Madhya Pradesh

All Maharashtra shops, except bars and liquor outlets, can stay open 24/7 following state government's notification
India

All Maharashtra shops, except bars and liquor outlets, can stay open 24/7 following state government's notification

Maharashtra government issued a notification which allows shops and establishments to remain open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Cyclone Ockhi aftermath: Tamil Nadu governor seeks assistance from Centre for relief work in Kanyakumari
India

Cyclone Ockhi aftermath: Tamil Nadu governor seeks assistance from Centre for relief work in Kanyakumari

Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit on Tuesday sought relief assistance from the Centre for the state's Cyclone Ockhi-hit Kanyakumari district