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PM Narendra Modi lays Foundation Stone of AIIMS in Bathinda

He said the number of mobiles is four times the number of families and people should use their mobiles to make payments. "I want to urge political leaders, teachers and youths to give training to people on mobile banking", he said. "I fall short of words in conveying my thanks to people as they stood with me even when they had to face hardships". I am grateful to people for supporting demonetisation despite having to undergo difficulties: PM.


FVR dismayed over secret burial of Marcos

FVR dismayed over secret burial of Marcos

In one novel protest action, at least 20 masked male members of a school fraternity removed their clothes and streaked past classrooms at Manila's state-run University of the Philippines. Also, a court appeal against it was still pending. "Mr. President, we demand a reversal of this undeserved hero's burial, and we demand that the Marcoses be held criminally liable for plunder and human rights violations", the group said.


Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan accepts resignation of Amarinder Singh

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan accepts resignation of Amarinder Singh

Baghel tried to jump into the House around 11.20 a.m. after Mahajan adjourned its till noon. Security personnel caught hold of Rakesh Baghel while his right foot was dangling over the wooden railing across the edge of the gallery. "The Prime Minister should apologise", the senior Congress leader said. He told the Speaker that he had chose to quit his Lok Sabha membership in the wake of the Supreme Court verdict on the SYL issue, as a mark of solidarity with the people of Punjab, which had ...


Modi threatens to 'dry up' Pakistan with water stoppage

Modi threatens to 'dry up' Pakistan with water stoppage

Government will do everything to give enough water to our farmers, he said, the Indian Express reported. Former ambassador Lalit Mansingh however said that India is within its rights to use the waters of the Indus optimally and said that Pakistan should not interpret Mr.


German Chancellor Merkel says she's seeking a fourth term

German Chancellor Merkel says she's seeking a fourth term

President Barack Obama in t. "If I were German and I had a vote, I might support her", Obama said. US President Barack Obama and European leaders have underscored the importance of working together in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and chided Russian Federation for its bombing of Syria and failure to implement a Ukrainian peace accord.



'Hamilton' Actor Who Lectured Pence Called Women 'Ho's' on Twitter

Trump addressed the issue by posting two tweets for the " Hamilton " cast the following day demanding that they apologize the the vice president-elect. Speaking on Fox News on Sunday morning, Pence was quick to point out that he wasn't offended by any of the comments made. On whether he thinks an apology was necessary, Pence said, "I'll leave it to others whether that was the appropriate venue to say it".