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15 January, 2019 6:18 AM Indian American White House official leaves Trump administration

Washington: Raj Shah, an Indian American spokesman in the White House Press Office, has left President Donald Trump`s administration and joined an arm of a Florida-based lobbying firm, officials said. Shah, a former researcher at the Republican National Committee, will lead the Media Group, the press wing of Ballard Partners, a lobbying firm with offices 327

15 January, 2019 6:12 AM Election Fact Check: Did BSP release list of candidates for Lok Sabha polls? Here's the truth

The notice was sent out in the name of BSP chief Mayawati and had the signature of party state president RS Kushwaha. LUCKNOW: Soon after the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) announced its alliance for the Lok Sabha elections, a list of BSP candidates was shared on social media. The list went soon went viral forcing the BSP to issue 239

15 January, 2019 6:03 AM Rupee breaches 71 per dollar on ''chunky outflows''

The rupee is at its lowest since December 18, 2018. Mumbai: Indian rupee weakened sharply on Tuesday on "chunky outflows" with no intervention seen by the Reserve Bank of India, traders said. The rupee breached the crucial 71 to the dollar mark in early trade, its lowest since Dec. 18, 2018, and marginally cut back to trade at 70.99 to the dollar, as of 0422 GMT. "There 194

15 January, 2019 4:37 AM Live Updates: PM Modi To Visit Odisha, Kerala As Lok Sabha Polls Near

PM Modi's visit to Balangir will be his third visit to Odisha in three weeks. PM Modi will also visit Kerala's Kollam and Thiruvananthapuram today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Odisha and Kerala today as Lok Sabha elections are nearing. He will visit Odisha's Balangir. "There is something special about Odisha, that draws me to the state so often 166

14 January, 2019 5:53 PM Naveen Patnaik To Skip PM Modi's Event In Odisha On Tuesday

During his visit to Odisha, PM Modi is scheduled to launch several developmental projects. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will not attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's official programme during his visit to the state on Tuesday. Official sources said he will be occupied with state government programmes. During his visit to Odisha, PM Modi is scheduled 192

14 January, 2019 3:44 PM 3 Dead After Kite Strings Slit Throats In Gujarat's Uttarayan Festival

Several others were injured in separate incidents across the state after falling off rooftops while flying kites. Three persons, including a child, were killed after their throats got slit by kite strings during Uttarayan festivities in Gujarat, police said Monday. Several others were injured in separate incidents across the state after falling off rooftops 156

14 January, 2019 3:20 PM Coast Guard tightens surveillance for Gangasagar Mela, deploys its assets for search and rescue ops

The Coast Guard has deployed its assets for Search and Rescue Operations (SAR) in case of any eventuality. NEW DELHI: The Indian Coast Guard has drawn elaborate arrangements for the Gangasagar Mela where hundreds and thousands of devotees converge each year on the occasion of Makar Sankranti to take a holy dip at the confluence of river Ganga and the Bay of Bengal 276

14 January, 2019 1:55 PM OYO aims at 1 mn rooms to become world's 'largest' hotel chain

Hospitality firm OYO Hotels and Rooms on Monday said it is working on a roadmap for 1-million room inventory from the existing count of 4.6 lakh. "We will have one million rooms inventory into our fold in the near distant future. I think, it should happen in a year and a half," OYO CEO, India and South Asia, Aditya Ghosh told PTI. This will help OYO to become 152

14 January, 2019 11:48 AM Singapore may tighten adoption law after gay father adopted son

Singapore: Singapore is looking to strengthen its adoption laws after a gay man won an appeal to legally adopt his biological son in a landmark court ruling last year, its social affairs minister said on Monday. The man, after learning he was unlikely to be able to adopt a child in Singapore as a gay man, paid $200,000 for a woman to carry his child 221

14 January, 2019 9:42 AM Rajasthan Government To Honour Those Who Adopt Stray Cows

The Congress-led Rajasthan government has decided to honour those who adopt stray cows on Independence Day and Republic Day. The Directorate of Gopalan has issued a letter to all district collectors asking them to motivate donors, NGOs, social workers and cow lovers to adopt stray cows and felicitate them on August 15 and January 26. The Directorate 173