Speaker pulls up Rahul for hug to Modi

New Delhi : You may call me Pappu, but I don’t hate you,” Rahul Gandhi said, looking directly at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and then walking across to embrace him. It may not have been the “earthquake” he had promised once, but the Congress president’s jaw-dropping gesture during the no-confidence motion debate in parliament came
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New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi today assured people of Andhra Pradesh that they will not be left behind and the government will ensure their welfare and development. During the no-confidence motion moved by the Telegu Desam Party (TDP), a former ally by of the BJP, Modi said the government stands with the people
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Branson : A Missouri town known for its country shows and entertainment mourned today after 17 people including nine from one family were killed when a tourist boat sank on churning water in a sudden storm. The grief-stricken community hosted two separate vigils Friday night. In one, about 300 people gathered in the parking lot
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Los : A fire that claimed the life of one firefighter and injured two others near California’s Yosemite national park has almost doubled in size in three days, authorities have said. The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said the so-called Ferguson fire had spread to an area of 22,892 acres (92.6 square kilometers), and is
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Bangkok : Thailand’s military government, saying it is concerned filmmakers and media may take advantage of the young soccer boys who were rescued from a flooded cave, wants to control how movies portray their ordeal and heroic rescue. Culture Minister Vira Rojpochanarat said he will propose at next week’s Cabinet meeting that a special committee
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Sao : No one knows his name. No one knows the name of the people he came from. And he appears to have lived alone in Brazil’s Amazon for 22 years. Video released for this first time this week by Brazil’s Indian Foundation shows rare images of a so-called uncontacted indigenous man who is believed
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New York : Over 20 Indian-origin persons have been sentenced up to 20 years in prison in the US for their involvement in a multimillion-dollar India-based call center scam which defrauded thousands of US citizens of hundreds of millions of dollars. The prison sentences for the 21 people convicted this week ranges from 4 to
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Chennai, July 20: Three children from Kudankulam have been selected to participate in ‘Nuclear Kids’, international music programme in Hungary. Rajesh Viswa Sudhan, Pavithra Anup, and Nishchita Bandekar studying at Atomic Energy Central School, Kudankulam are among 79 kids chosen from different countries of the world to be part of the musical extravaganza. `Nuclear Kids’
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New Delhi, Jul 20: The Supreme Court today stayed an order of the Madurai bench of Madras High Court awarding 196 grace marks to NEET students who had opted to write the examination in Tamil language on account of error in translation. A bench of Justices S A Bobde and L Nageswara Rao stayed the
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New Delhi, July 20: The Lok Sabha today took up for debate the no-confidence vote against the Narendra Modi government, the first since the BJP-led dispensation came to power four years ago. Two parties – the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and Shiv Sena – have decided to boycott the ongoing no-confidence motion in Parliament. Their
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