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8 June, 2016 6:09 AM Victorious Hillary Clinton claims historic `milestone` for women

New York: Hillary Clinton declared a historic victory for women Tuesday as she grasped the Democratic Party nomination and the chance to become America`s first female president. "Thanks to you, we`ve reached a milestone," a beaming Clinton told ecstatic supporters in New York: "the first time in our nation`s history that a woman will be a major party 165

7 June, 2016 9:57 PM Hillary Clinton Making History As US Votes In Last Big Primaries

New York, United States: Americans from New Jersey to California cast ballots Tuesday in the final major primaries of the 2016 White House race, after delegate counts showed Hillary Clinton clinching the Democratic nomination. The results are expected to see Clinton declare victory as the first woman in history to secure the presidential nomination of a major 292

7 June, 2016 9:46 PM Trump says remarks about federal judge’s Mexican heritage were ‘misconstrued’

Under a deluge of criticism from fellow Republicans that peaked on Tuesday, Donald Trump said he intends to stop talking about a Latino federal judge he has repeatedly admonished on the basis of his ethnicity and that his words were “misconstrued.” He did not apologize for his remarks. Trump’s new position came only minutes after Sen. Mark Kirk (Ill.) became 242

7 June, 2016 7:24 PM Ryan pushes poverty program overhaul, questioned on Trump

Khadse missed at cabinet meeting: Min House Speaker Paul Ryan today proposed an overhaul of the nation's poverty programs, the first of several policy plans intended to unite the fractured Republican Party, but his agenda was immediately overshadowed by questions about Donald Trump. The proposal, unveiled at the House of Help City of Hope, an alcohol 157

22 May, 2016 11:08 AM NCERT To Consider Chapter On Tea

Guwahati: NCERT will place before its Textbook Development Committee a proposal to include tea as a chapter in its textbooks following a request by the North East Tea Association (NETA) in this regard. NETA had appealed to the Union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Zubin Irani to include a chapter on Tea and its role in the economy and society 147

16 May, 2016 5:00 AM Cong, INLD leaders out of textbooks

Chandigarh: A week after BJP's government in Rajasthan faced criticism for dropping Jawaharlal Nehru from the textbooks, the party is under attack in Haryana for removing chapters on Sir Chhotu Ram, ex-deputy PM Devi Lal, Ranbir Hooda, and ex-CM Bansi Lal from the moral science textbook of class V. Apart from Devi Lal, the founder of main opposition 161

9 May, 2016 2:49 AM References to Jawaharlal Nehru dropped from textbooks in Rajasthan, Congress fumes

Students of Class VIII in Rajasthan's schools will no longer study the contributions of Jawaharlal Nehru to the freedom struggle or post-independence India after references to the first prime minister was dropped from a text book, leaving the Congress fuming and threatening agitation. The references to Nehru have been removed from two chapters in the revised 157

8 May, 2016 5:08 PM Jawarharlal Nehru's name removed from class VIII and XI textbooks in Rajasthan

The revision of text books for government schools began last year, two years after the BJP came to power in the state, and were completed in January this year. Nehru's name has been removed from text books for most classes. JAIPUR: Chapters penned by India's first Prime Minister Jawarharlal Nehru have been removed from revised text books for class VIII and XI in Rajasthan 168

8 May, 2016 1:12 PM References to Nehru in school textbook omitted in Rajasthan, Congress irked

Jaipur: Students of class VIII in Rajasthan schools will no longer study the contribution of Jawaharlal Nehru in their social science textbook as references to the first prime minister have been dropped. The references to Nehru have been removed in two chapters in the revised textbook which will be introduced from this academic session for class VIII in schools 210

6 May, 2016 5:17 PM RSS leader wants revision of textbook contents

Srinagar: An army jawan was on Friday killed in an exchange of fire with militants as the force foiled an infiltration bid along Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara sector of north Kashmir. A group of militants, trying to infiltrate, was intercepted early this morning by alert troops deployed on the LoC, an army official said. In the ensuing gunfight, Sepoy 152