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Trump defends Supreme Court nominee, accuser faces deadline 20.9.2018 Reuters: World News
President Donald Trump on Wednesday stepped up his defence of his U.S. Supreme Court nominee, saying it was hard to imagine Brett Kavanaugh committed a sexual assault and that it would be unfortunate if his accuser did not testify before the Senate.
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Merkel coalition slides into "permanent crisis mode" with spy row 20.9.2018 Reuters: World News
A clumsy compromise to end a row over the fate of Germany's spy chief has exposed a cruel fact: the parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel's right-left coalition are loveless partners in a dysfunctional relationship that none of them can afford to quit.
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BJP leaders brief Amit Shah about political situation in Goa 20.9.2018 Zee News : India National
Parrikar, 62, who is suffering from a pancreatic ailment, has been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi for treatment.
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Congress claims it has numbers to form government in Goa 20.9.2018 Zee News : India National
The Assembly polls in Goa were held in February 2017.
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Hyderabad Governor To Flag Off New Metro Line On September 24 20.9.2018 NDTV News - South
The Hyderabad Metro Rail line between Ameerpet to LB Nagar will become operational on September 24.
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BJP Leader Compares Rahul Gandhi To "Pirated Laptop" With "Fake Words" 20.9.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Wednesday likened Congress president Rahul Gandhi to a "pirated laptop" having only "fraud and fake words".
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Delhi Administration Can't Be Left To State Government, Centre To Court 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The administration of Delhi cannot be left to the Delhi government alone, the Centre told the Supreme Court today, emphasising that it has an "extraordinary" position by the virtue of being the...
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Kamal Haasan Says His Party Is Gearing Up For Lok Sabha Polls 19.9.2018 NDTV News - South
Makkal Neethi Maiam founder-president Kamal Haasan on Wednesday said his party has decided not to contest the two by-elections for the Tamil Nadu Assembly or the civic polls and was gearing up to test...
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AndhaDhun's Aap Se Milkar Traces Ayushmann And Radhika's Budding Romance 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
AndhaDhun new song about what happens when "you meet the right kind people" in your life
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Government Will Mark 2 Years Surgical Strike, Says Piyush Goyal 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The government will mark two years of the 'surgical strikes' on September 29, Union minister Piyush Goyal said Wednesday. He said the 2016 strikes, which saw commandos going into the Pakistan...
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Tynsong predicts Congress’ ouster in Mizoram 19.9.2018 Meghalaya Times

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SHILLONG, Sep 19: The Deputy Chief Minister of Meghalaya, Prestone has predicted the ouster of the Congress party in the upcoming Mizoram Assembly polls which will be held in December this year.
Having visited Mizoram recently, Tynsong had met Congress leaders there and in this backdrop, he said, “I was there (Mizoram) for a very short time but I can see that Congress will be out of power in the coming elections.”

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Modi government approves ordinance on triple talaq 19.9.2018 Meghalaya Times

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS): Ahead of Assembly elections in five states, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an ordinance making triple talaq a criminal offence, with the government stating that there was a "compelling necessity" and "overpowering urgency" to do so.
The ordinance, which will be sent to the President for approval, comes against the backdrop of the government's inability to get a bill on the issue passed in the last monsoon session of Parliament.

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Shiv Sena Lawmaker Announces New Party, To Fight For Maratha Quota 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Accusing the Shiv Sena leadership of asking him not to voice his views on the Maratha quota issue, party MLA in Maharashtra Harshvardhan Jadhav announced on Wednesday that he is floating a new outfit.
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"LGBTQ Community Part Of Society": Mohan Bhagwat Keeps Up With Times 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
When the Supreme Court scrapped a part of the 157-year-old Section 377 allowing consensual gay sex between adults, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)agreed with the judgment that homosexuality was...
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Triple Talaq Now Offence As President Signs-Off Centre's Executive Order 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Triple talaq or instant divorce is now a punishable offence as President Ramnath Kovind gave his assent to the executive order, earlier cleared by the Union cabinet.
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"Ready For Any Torture," DK Shivakumar On BJP's Hawala Allegations 19.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Rejecting the BJP's allegation that he had paid money to the Congress's central leadership, Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar on Wednesday accused the BJP of misusing central agencies to harass him and...
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Hungarian foreign minister accuses U.N. rights experts of spreading lies 19.9.2018 Reuters: World News
Hungary's foreign minister lashed out at what he called "biased, pro-migration" U.N. human rights experts on Wednesday, accusing them of spreading lies about his country and saying Budapest had the right to keep out illegal migrants.
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Trump defends his Supreme Court nominee, wants accuser to testify 19.9.2018 Reuters: World News
President Donald Trump on Wednesday stepped up his defense of his U.S. Supreme Court pick, saying it is hard to imagine Brett Kavanaugh committed a sexual assault and that it would be unfortunate if the nominee's accuser does not testify before the ...
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Trump defends court nominee Kavanaugh, wants to hear from accuser 19.9.2018 Reuters: World News
President Donald Trump on Wednesday stepped up his defense of his U.S. Supreme Court pick, saying it is hard to imagine Brett Kavanaugh committed a sexual assault and that it would be unfortunate if the nominee's accuser does not testify before the ...
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RBI relaxes ECB norms to prop up rupee 19.9.2018 Sify Finance
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday liberalised some aspects of the external commercial borrowings (ECBs) policy including those related to rupee-denominated bonds to help check rupee depreciation.
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