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Video clip of police official’s corruption claims goes viral 21.10.2017 Hindu: Coimbatore
He allegedly attempted suicide
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CM moots consortium for adopting best agri practices 21.10.2017 Hindu: News
Says emphasis is on tapping potential of the sector
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Law to shield public servants from probe 20.10.2017 Deccan Herald - News
The BJP government in Rajasthan has passed an ordinance, which seeks to protect both serving and former judges, magistrates and public servants in Rajasthan from being investigated for on-duty action without its prior sanction. In an ordinance issued on September 7, the Raje government in Rajasthan had restricted courts from taking up private complaints against public servants, including lawmakers, ministers and officials without the governments prior sanction. The ordinance will state it as a crime for the media to name the accused till the state government agrees that the public servant concerned can be investigated. The ordinance is expected to come up for the approval of the state Assembly on Monday. The bill is likely to be passed in the Assembly since the ruling BJP has 165 seats out of 200 seats. The Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance, 2017 also seeks to bar the media from reporting on accusations till the sanction to proceed with the probe is obtained. The government will get six ...
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After the Fire: Preventing Damage to Your Heating and Air System and Your Health 20.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
RIVERSIDE, Calif: Recent fires in and around Riverside County have left many homeowners with catastrophic damage. For homeowners who escaped burn damage, HVAC experts are urging maintenance and air quality checks to ensure the health of their systems and their family.
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Vasundhara Raje-led Rajasthan govt brings ordinance to shield judges, babus from probes 20.10.2017 Zee News : States
The Ordinance was implemented on September 7 and is likely to come up for discussion in the coming assembly session to take the form of a Bill.
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Rajasthan to amend law on probing public servants 20.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Rajasthan government is likely to table a bill to amend criminal laws with regard to investigations against public servants, judicial officers and judges to protect them from offences relating to their official duties.
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Relief for Theresa May as EU leaders approve Brexit trade talks preparation 20.10.2017 Latest News
Tusk said in a tweet the bloc's other 27 leaders meeting in Brussels had agreed to begin preparations for trade talks
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Malaysia in deal with US firm to restart MH370 search 20.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Malaysia has struck a "no find-no fee" deal with a US company to restart the search for the missing MH370 flight.
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May says Brexit bill must wait until final deal with EU 20.10.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
 Prime Minister Theresa May said Friday that Britain would only agree a detailed financial settlement for Brexit once its future relationship with the EU was agreed."The full and final settlement will come as part of the final agreement that we're getting in relation to the future partnership," she told reporters at a Brussels summit."I think that's absolutely right... I think that can only be done in that particular context."She spoke as EU leaders agreed to begin preparations for the next stage of Brexit talks on trade and a transition, even if they said there had not been enough progress o
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Beneficiaries pay B'luru hotel bills of senior Andaman official; CBI files case 20.10.2017 Deccan Herald - News
A senior Andaman and Nicobar official has landed in trouble after the CBI linked hotel bookings in Bengaluru for her daughters marriage that mopped up a bill of over Rs 10 lakh to a Rs 79 lakh corruption case. The CBI has registered a case against Director of Health Services Dr Shipra Paul and the then Chief Medical Officer (Stores) Dr Anwar Moosa among others, accusing them of "indiscriminate supply" of costly branded medicines despite having generic and low-cost substitutes. The agency claimed it caused a loss of Rs 79 lakh to the exchequer. According to the FIR registered on October 11 following investigations by the CBIs Port Blair unit, Dr Shipra allegedly booked hotel accommodation at Ibis and Novotel in Bengaluru in February 2016 for her daughters marriage. "The payments to the tune of more than Rs 10 lakh for accommodation as well as food and beverages were borne by one Satish and M A Tauheed. Shabeeb has acted as a link for getting the bookings done through them on behalf of Dr Shipra Paul," the ...
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EU leaders struggle to break through Brexit talks impasse 20.10.2017 Hindu: International
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite, said that “we all not only the U.K. but us also, [must] go for real negotiations and not just negotiating in the media by rhetoric.”
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Tamil Nadu BJP fumes over 'misconceptions' about GST, note ban in Mersal 20.10.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
The BJP state president also stressed on the impact of celebrities' words on the general public
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Gold dips as dollar gains after US Senate clears tax reform hurdle 20.10.2017 Sify Finance
* Spot gold down 1.6 pct for the week * Spot gold may be rangebound between $1,278 and $1,291/oz - techs * Support for spot gold seen at $1,280 - analyst (Updates prices) By
Quentin Tarantino admits he knew about Harvey Weinstein's alleged misconduct 20.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
London [UK], Oct 20 : American director Quentin Tarantino admits he knew, for decades, about instances of sexual assault by his longtime friend Harvey Weinstein.
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U-17 World Cup: Brazil-Germany tie most anticipated 20.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The big-ticket Brazil-Germany FIFA U-17 World Cup quarter-final to be played here on Sunday has sent the football crazy city into a tizzy prompting the Local Organising Committee (LOC) to bill this clash as "one of the most eagerly anticipated matches of the tournament".
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It’s clean-up time 20.10.2017 Hindu: Youth
Seven tips for a clean and healthy bedroom. Teja Lele Desai
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In Canada's Montreal, you may not be able to wear sunglasses or burqas on local buses anymore 20.10.2017 Zee News : World
If you are in Canada and are visiting Montreal, remember not to wear your sunglasses on the local bus. The Quebec province has passed a controversial law that prevents people from covering their faces in any way while in government building or availing public facilities.
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Brazil court fines Neymar $1.2 mn over tax evasion case 20.10.2017 All International Stories
Penalty applies to the Paris Saint-Germain player, his parents and three companies that manage his finances
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US Senate passes $4tn budget blueprint 20.10.2017 Zee News : World
President Donald Trump's drive to overhaul the US tax code cleared a critical hurdle on Thursday when the Senate approved a budget blueprint for the 2018 fiscal year that will pave the way for Republicans to pursue a tax-cut package without Democratic support.
Neymar fined 1.2 million US dollars over tax case delays 20.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A Brazilian court has fined footballer Neymar 3.8 million reais ($1.2 million) for attempting to "obstruct the continuity" of a tax evasion case.
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