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French government proposes prolonging state of emergency by four months: PM

Paris, Feb 6 (IANS) Facing unprecedented, global and lasting terrorism threats, the French government is proposing changing the constitution to allow for easier implementation of a state of emergency and to limit its duration to four months, French Prime Minister Manual Valls said on Friday. Addressing lawmakers, Valls said the government was ready to restrict the extension of the state ...

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Michael Jackson's daughter hits out at 'expectations'

Los Angeles, Feb 6 (IANS) Paris Jackson, daughter of the late popstar Michael Jackson, has hit out at fans on Instagram for expecting too much out of her. The backlash came after Paris -- who is believed to have split from her ex-boyfriend Chester Castellaw -- defended herself after she was criticised for smoking a cigarette while still a year off the legal age in some American states.

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Mumbai, Ontario film industries to work together

Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario, Canada, attended the high profile Bollywood style event in Mumbai where two new agreements were announced that will benefit India's film industry. Bollywood star Ranveer Singh attended the signing ceremony in Mumbai. The Maharashtra Film Stage and Cultural Development Corporation and the City of Toronto signed the Memorandu...

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Justin Bieber introduces new puppy online

Los Angeles, Feb 6 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber has brought home a new puppy and he used the digital platform to introduce Phil to the world. He took to Instagram on Thursday to introduce the new addition to the family, reports etonline.com. Clearly, the 21-year-old singer couldn't contain his excitement over his new black Labrador retriever either, as he went on to share several ...

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I am stern that 'Taandav' will be made: Manoj Bajpayee

Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Actor Manoj Bajpayee, who will feature in the short film, Taandav, says that he went to numerous producers for a film on the subject but was spurned by all, and is now stern that the film will be made. My honesty with regards to the project (film) is such that we are pursuing it since two years. And all the producers that I have gone to, would run away after the narr...

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39 killed in Gujarat bus accident, 24 injured

Ahmedabad, Feb 6 (IANS) Thirty-nine people were killed and 24 injured when a Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) bus fell off a river bridge in South Gujarat's Navsari district on Friday evening, police officials said. Expressing her condolences over those killed in the accident, Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel announced compensation of Rs.4 lakh each to their familie...

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Nine killed in Turkey fire

Ankara, Feb 6 (IANS) Nine people were killed and 25 others injured on Friday when a fire broke out in a building in Cizre in southeastern Turkish province of Diyarbakar, a town that has been under a curfew since mid-December last year. Idris Baluken, a deputy for the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), said the building caught fire after getting hit by bombardments and security ...

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Navneet Kaur Dhillon supports new designers

Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Miss India Navneet Kaur Dhillon, who will soon make her Bollywood debut with Loveshudhha, on Friday supported six designers showcasing their work here for the first time, and praised their fresh and different collections. The event, organised by 6 Degree in association with Don't Be Content and Kashish, had brought together six new fashion designers from across the c...

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New IS video shows teen beheading Syrian rebel

Aleppo, Feb 5 (IANS) A new video purportedly from the Islamic State jihadist group shows a teenage boy issuing a threat in English to the US and its allies before beheading an unarmed hostage in what is believed to be Syria. Oh America, these are the soldiers you armed and you spent money on to fight the Sharia of Islam, says the boy, who appears to be of 13 or 14, pointing a dagger down...

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Need over Rs.1 lakh crore next fiscal for 7th Pay Commission, OROP: Jaitley

New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) The government has to provide Rs.1.10 lakh crore in the next fiscal's budget for implementing the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme and the 7th Pay Commission award, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday. During the financial year 2016-17, the central government has to make provision for about Rs.1.10 lakh crore in order to meet the liabilities on account...

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Every day is Valentine's day if you with right person: Karan Singh Grover

New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Karan Singh Grover, who is reportedly dating Bipasha Basu, says everyday is Valentine's day for him if he is with a right person, hence he has no plan for the day dedicated to love. However the actor says he has plans to celebrate his forthcoming birthday with the actress. I am not planning anything for Valentine's day as for me, it's just a day. If you a...

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TRS scores landslide win, TDP-BJP washed out in Hyderabad polls

Hyderabad, Feb 5 (IANS) Creating history, Telangana's ruling TRS scored a landslide victory in Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections, winning 99 seats in 150-member body. The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) wave washed away main opposition Congress and the Telugu Desam Party-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP-TDP) alliance, together reduced to single digits. According...

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Income tax office cautions taxpayers about fake emails

New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) India's income tax department on Friday cautioned taxpayers not to share their card personal identification numbers (PIN) or mail passwords, clarifying that it never requests such details over email. In a statement, the department said that taxpayers must be are aware the department does not seek confidential or financial information of the taxpayers over email.

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Karnataka assures safety of Africans living in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Feb 5 (IANS) The Karnataka government on Friday assured Africans, especially students, living in the city of their safety following a brutal assault on a Tanzanian woman by a mob in the suburbs last week. We assure all Africans living here of their safety. We will not allow repeat of such an unfortunate incident again, Home Minister G. Parameshwara told reporters after briefin...

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37 killed in Gujarat bus accident, 20 injured

Ahmedabad, Feb 5 (IANS) Thirty-seven people were killed and over 20 injured when a Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) bus fell off a river bridge in South Gujarat's Navsari district on Friday evening, police said. Expressing her condolences over the death of 37 people in the accident, Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel announced compensation of Rs.4 lakh each to the fam...

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MIM withstands TRS wave in Hyderabad civic polls

Hyderabad, Feb 5 (IANS) While a TRS wave swept Hyderabad civic polls, MIM withstood it in its traditional strongholds. Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) bagged 44 seats in 150-member Greater Hyderabad Municipal Elections (GHMC), one seat higher than its tally in 2009 elections. Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), which bagged 99 seats, swept central Hyderabad, twin city of Secunder...

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SC allows Jamaat-e-Ulema to intervene in rights of Muslim women matter

New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday permitted an intervention application by the Jamaat-e-Ulema-Hind contending that Muslim personal law was protected by the right to freedom of religion guaranteed under constitution and there was sufficient protection for women's rights under it. A bench of Chief Justice T.S.Thakur, Justice A.K.Sikri and Justice R. Banumathi permitted th...

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BJP continues attack on Mamata over crime against women

Kolkata, Feb 5 (IANS) Continuing its attack on the Mamata Banerjee government over crime against women, the BJP on Friday claimed the situation in the Trinamool Congress-ruled West Bengal was sad and frightening. Targeting the Banerjee government ahead of the assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party's women wing is undertaking a 10 day march highlighting the rising crime against women ...

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Hyderabad civic polls: Final tally

Following is the finally tally in the elections to Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation. Total seats 150 Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) 99 Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) 44 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 4 Telugu Desam Party (TDP) 1 Congress 2 ...

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Kerala governor applauds Chandy's five years in power

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 5 (IANS) The Left opposition was in protest mode demanding the resignation of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy but Kerala Governor P.Sathasivam on Friday in his address to the assembly cited Albert Einstein to give full credit to his five-year tenure. Einstein once said that all that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded to...

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