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20 July, 2017 8:04 PM Kovind first President from Sangh, cross-voting boosts margin

Former Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind will become India’s 14th President and the first RSS man to hold the post, winning a contest marked by cross-voting in his favour in West Bengal, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa as well as among Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha members. NEW DELHI: Former Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind will become India's 14th President and the first 45

20 July, 2017 4:50 PM Cross-voting in many states boosts President-elect Kovind's victory margin

Ram Nath Kovind, former Bihar governor and old BJP hand, will be sworn in as India’s 14th President on July 25. The NDA candidate Kovind defeated the Opposition’s nominee and former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar by garnering over 65% of votes in the electoral college. NEW DELHI: Ram Nath Kovind+ , former Bihar governor and old BJP hand, will be sworn 16

19 July, 2017 5:52 PM BJP follows Bhairon Singh Shekhawat tradition by nominating Venkaiah Naidu as its vice presidential candidate

NEW DELHI: By nominating Venkaiah Naidu as its vice-presidential candidate, the BJP has upheld its “healthy tradition”, like its earlier choice of Bhairon Singh Shekhawat, of selecting individuals for this post who have either served in the states or “been a voice of the states” by serving in the Council of States, party sources told ET. While Shekhawat 23

19 July, 2017 2:25 PM GST rolled out in a hurry, to impress the world: Rahul Gandhi

BANSWARA: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today sought to corner the NDA government over the GST issue claiming the indirect tax regime was rolled out in a hurry to "impress" the world, ignoring the interests of small businessmen in the country. Addressing a farmers' rally at a college ground in the tribal region of Rajasthan here, he said Parliament 23

18 July, 2017 1:40 PM 7 Creative Kachori Fillings You Must Try this Monsoon

Pyaz ki Kachori is a traditional snack from Rajasthan. You would find these kachoris in every nook and corner of the cities across the state. It is believed that the Pyaz ki Kachori was first made in Jodhpur and eventually became popular in other cities. This spicy kachori is filled with onions, kalonji, bay leaves, coriander leaves, garam masala, green 23

17 July, 2017 4:30 AM Amarnath Yatra accident: List of deceased and injured pilgrims

New Delhi: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday released the list of deceased as well as injured pilgrims who met tragic road mishap on Sunday. The fatal accident killed 16 yatris on spot and left29 people injured after falls into gorge at 1:45 PM on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district. The Jammu and Kashmir Police informed that all the dead bodies 57

16 July, 2017 2:57 PM HPCL to invest Rs 61,000 crore by 2021 on expansion projects

New Delhi: State-owned HPCL will invest Rs 61,000 crore over the next four years in expanding and upgrading its existing refining capacity to meet higher quality fuel norms, the company said in an investor presentation. HPCL is upgrading both its Mumbai and Visakh refineries to produce fuel meeting Euro-VI emission norms. "Major planned investments in refinery 35

15 July, 2017 7:27 PM UP Government Has Set Target To Provide 70 Lakh Jobs In 5 Years: Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath said besides agriculture, textile was another sector which could generate the maximum number of jobs in Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has fixed a target to provide jobs to 70 lakh people in five years, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said today. "UP is a state with immense possibilities....We have fixed a target 25

15 July, 2017 6:05 AM Telecom Department To Seek Details Over Data Breach From Reliance Jio

New Delhi: The Department of Telecom will soon seek details of alleged subscriber data breach of Reliance Jio, a top official said today. "They (company) have not come to us but we will seek details from them," Telecom Secretary Arun Sundararajan told reporters in response to query om DoT's action over the alleged data breach of Reliance Jio. Jio had also said its subscriber 36

14 July, 2017 7:28 AM Teej Festival 2017: How This Auspicious Festival is Usually Celebrated

According to Hindu legend, Teej celebrates Lord Shiva's acceptance of Devi Parvati as his wife after her dedication towards him. Legend has it that she prayed continuously and took 108 rebirths, finally to be wedded to the mighty Shiva. The festival therefore stands for the union of Lord Shiva and Devi Parvati. Married women keep a day long nirjala (no-food-no-water) 107 1