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  • Refusal to wear skull cap is Modi's signal to Hindutva constituency: Congress 19-04-2014 09:42 PM

    New Delhi: BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi is sending an "unmistakable signal" of his "bias and bigotry" against Muslims to the nation by consistently refusing to wear a skull cap, Congress charged on Saturday. "It's not as simple that he did not wear a skull cap. That is the...
  • Kerala: Pen cap, coin found in oesophagus of 25-day-old 29-03-2014 06:00 PM

    In a shock to his parents and doctors, a collection of articles, including an eraser bar and a pen cap, were found in the oesophagus of a 25-day-old boy in Alappuzha district. A one rupee coin was also recovered from the trachea of the baby after a two-hour surgery by...
  • Effective HIV vaccine comes closer to reality 03-03-2014 01:53 PM

    Washington: Scientific have discovered how the immune system makes a powerful antibody that blocks HIV infection of cells by targeting a key site, paving way for an effective vaccine for the deadly virus. Researchers believe that if a vaccine could elicit potent antibodies to a specific conserved site in the...
  • New Zealand media hail 'Captain Fantastic', Brendon McCullum 19-02-2014 09:38 AM

    Wellington: New Zealand media dubbed triple centurion Brendon McCullum "Captain Fantastic", as Black Caps coach Mike Hesson said his unfancied team was finally reaching its potential. "Our greatest innings," trumpeted the New Zealand Herald's front page on Wednesday, accompanied by a picture of McCullum with his arms aloft after scoring...
  • Cabinet may consider raising LPG cylinder cap this week, says Veerappa Moily 21-01-2014 05:49 PM

    With Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi pitching strongly for a higher LPG cap, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Tuesday said the Cabinet is likely to consider increasing the quota of subsidised cooking gas cylinders to 12 from nine per household this week. "After our vice president Rahul Gandhi said...
  • 4 investment segments to watch in 2014 16-01-2014 02:30 PM

    1. Real Estate The year 2013 was not really great when it came to investing in real estate. Prime areas in Mumbai actually saw a fall of around 10 percent, while the suburbs managed to maintain the price range. Real estate is a difficult business to understand. Since developers are...
  • Delhi polls: AAP, Congress workers scuffle over Gandhi caps 04-12-2013 03:39 PM

    A minor scuffle occurred at the Mandir Marg polling station in New Delhi constituency during Delhi Assembly polls on Wednesday as Congress workers objected to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supporters wearing white Gandhi caps. The white Gandhi caps, once associated with the Father of the Nation, have now become a...
  • IPL salary cap fixed at a whopping Rs 60 crore: report 30-11-2013 10:47 AM

    The franchise workshop for the seventh season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) got underway in Singapore on Friday, and according to Mumbai Mirror the Governing Council of the IPL has proposed a salary cap of Rs 60 crore for the IPL 7 auction. A fresh auction is due before...
  • Modi's Bhopal rally marred by controversy over burqas, skull caps 25-09-2013 09:37 AM

    Ahead of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's big rally in Bhopal today, the controversy over stereotype dressing to show minority support for Modi seems to be haunting the BJP. Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh had claimed that 10,000 burqas were bought by the BJP for the rally. ...
  • Have bills to prove burqas, skull caps bought for Modi's Jaipur rally: Digvijaya 24-09-2013 04:15 PM

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday claimed to have bills which prove that burqas and skull caps were bought specifically for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's recent rally in Jaipur. He said, "This is the bill for the purchase of 10,000 burqas from Indore. Caps were also...
  • BJP against stereotype representation of Muslims at Modi rallies 24-09-2013 12:21 PM

    New Delhi: Ahead of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Bhopal, the minority cell of the Bharatiya Janata Party has tried to put a veil on the skull cap controversy. The party has issued a circular saying stereotypical representation of Muslims should be stopped. Modi had during his Sadbhavana...
  • Modi doesn't have goodwill for any community, says Muslim cleric 17-09-2013 01:55 PM

    Ahmedabad: An Islamic cleric who offered a skull cap, which Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi refused to wear during his Sadbhavna rally, has hit out at Modi. He has alleged that Modi does not have goodwill towards the community. "I had gone to the Sadbhavna fast with no ill feelings....
  • New Zealand appeal for more Tests 22-08-2013 09:38 AM

    Wellington: New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill on Thursday joined calls for more international matches for the Black Caps as they struggle to lift their profile. Guptill, who has been in impressive form in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), said New Zealand would struggle to improve on its eighth-placed Test ranking...
  • Shivraj Singh Chouhan wears skull cap as he greets Muslims on Eid 09-08-2013 03:09 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday sported a skull cap while greeting the Muslims on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. State Congress unit president Kantilal Bhuria and former Union Minister Suresh Pachouri also wore skull caps while sharing the dais with Chouhan at the Idgah in Bhopal. This...
  • If you have PM ambitions, you need to have a big heart: Raza on Modi 09-08-2013 02:59 PM

    Bhopal: Actor Raza Murad on Friday hit out at Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP poll panel chief Narendra Modi saying if some one has Prime Ministerial ambitions, then that person needs to have a big heart. "No one can become a Prime Minister by dividing the society on religious lines,"...
  • Raza Murad takes a jibe at Modi, praises MP CM for wearing skull cap 09-08-2013 12:45 PM

    Bhopal: Actor Raza Murad on Friday took a jibe at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and praised his Madhya Pradesh counterpart Shivraj Singh Chouhan for his spirit of secularism by wearing a skull cap during Eid celebrations. The actor said many chief ministers need to learn from Shivraj Chouhan that...
  • Congress, BJP reach compromise on FDI cap in insurance 06-08-2013 10:24 AM

    New Delhi: A compromise may be on the cards between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress on the controversial FDI cap in insurance and pension. CNN-IBN learnt that the two parties are close to striking a deal where the FDI limit is hiked to 49 per cent from the...
  • Will give development to Muslims, says CP Thakur 03-06-2013 01:54 AM

    Patna: Senior BJP leader CP Thakur on Sunday said the party wants to win the hearts of Muslims through development in the party-ruled states, and does not want to "mislead them by providing skull caps". "The BJP neither intends to mislead Muslims by providing skull caps for them in the...
  • Germany presses India to hike insurance equity cap 11-04-2013 09:00 PM

    Berlin: Germany on Thursday pressed India to hike the foreign equity cap in the insurance sector and reduce tariffs on import of automobiles as a prelude to the much-awaited India-EU Free Trade Agreement even as the two countries signed six pacts including one under which a German loan of Euro...
  • News 360: EC objects to Centre's plan to raise cap on subsidised LPG 11-12-2012 09:15 PM

    The EC sends out a warning as the Centre announces a plan to raise the cap on subsidised LPG cylinders from six to nine. ...