The Biggest Stories Of October 17, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 17, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 17, 2019
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Sonam Kapoor On Her Big Fat Wedding, Films And More

Sonam Kapoor On Her Big Fat Wedding, Films And More

Sonam Kapoor chats about her big fat Indian wedding, how she chooses her scripts, working with her family and lots more.
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Battle Of Gurugram: City Struggling To Catch Up With Its Development

Battle Of Gurugram: City Struggling To Catch Up With Its Development

NDTV travels to Gurugram to speak to the voters about their issues and also to the leaders representing the electorate of this urban seat. Gurugram is a city that is fighting to get the basic infrastructure of a metropolitan. Lack of good roads, d...
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Sky Is Pink: The Untold Story

Sky Is Pink: The Untold Story

Loved the movie Sky Is Pink? Now, get ready to hear the untold story, straight from the real Chaudhary family, who inspired the film. Music courtesy: MEMBA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/membaofficial Twitter: https://twitter.com/membamu...
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How To Deal With Pak's Apple-Terrorism?

How To Deal With Pak's Apple-Terrorism?

In three days, three deaths in Kashmir - an apple trader shot dead, truck drivers from Punjab ferrying apples killed, apple traders' families being threatened. The administration says that they have unearthed a new strategy of the Hizbul terrorist...
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Savarkar's Nationalism vs Nehruvian Ideology

Savarkar's Nationalism vs Nehruvian Ideology

There's a political war brewing over Vinayak Damodar Sawarkar, also known as Veer Sawarkar. This after his name figured in the BJP manifesto as a posthumous recipient of the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award. From PM to Amit Shah to the...
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As PM Modi And Sharad Pawar Campaign, Voters Share Their Views

As PM Modi And Sharad Pawar Campaign, Voters Share Their Views

Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and NCP chief Sharad Pawar have been campaigning in Maharashtra and the two have been trading barbs at each other. NDTV caught up with BJP and NCP supporters at rallies addressed by Prime Minister Modi and Sharad ...
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Reality Check: Hunger In Time Of Glut

Reality Check: Hunger In Time Of Glut

On one hand, India continues to linger at the lowest rungs of the global hunger index, on the other, India's godowns are so overstocked with food grain that we want to donate food to deserving countries. What explains this paradox? Reality Check d...
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Fingerprint Check Of 4,000 Students Ordered In Tamil Nadu NEET Scandal

Fingerprint Check Of 4,000 Students Ordered In Tamil Nadu NEET Scandal

Thumb impressions of 4,250 students who were admitted to various medical courses this year in Tamil Nadu should be handed over to investigators, the Madras High Court said on Wednesday, as it asked if the CBI should probe the growing scandal invol...
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2019 Hyundai Elantra Facelift Review

2019 Hyundai Elantra Facelift Review

The 2019 Hyundai Elantra Facelift gets significant updates to the design along with a new 2-litre petrol engine as well. It looks sharper, offers more features, giving it more bite to take on its rivals, the Skoda Octavia and the Honda Civic.
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"Just 2-3 Hours Of Sleep A Day": Yogeshwar Dutt On Life As A Politician

"Just 2-3 Hours Of Sleep A Day": Yogeshwar Dutt On Life As A Politician

After years spent wrestling for the country's glory, Yogeshwar Dutt entered a different kind of arena when he threw in his lot with the ruling BJP last month. His fight will now be for votes in the upcoming Haryana elections, and the road ahead pr...
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P Chidambaram, Now In Enforcement Directorate Custody, Leaves Tihar Jail

P Chidambaram, Now In Enforcement Directorate Custody, Leaves Tihar Jail

Former Union Minister P Chidambaram left Delhi's Tihar jail today, more than a month after he was taken there, as a court sent the 74-year-old Congress leader to the custody of the Enforcement Directorate in the INX Media money laundering case til...
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Keeping Facts, Need To Write History From India's Perspective: Amit Shah

Keeping Facts, Need To Write History From India's Perspective: Amit Shah

Stressing on the need to rewrite history from India's point of view, Union Home Minister Amit Shah today said had it not been for Veer Savarkar, the first war of Independence in 1857 would have been seen from Britain's point of view. His remarks c...
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BSF Soldier Killed In Firing By Bangladesh Guards At Bengal Border

BSF Soldier Killed In Firing By Bangladesh Guards At Bengal Border

A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier was killed and another seriously injured when their patrol came under fire from the Bangladeshi Border Guards after a flag meeting along the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal's Murshidabad. "This morning,...
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17 Cows Locked Up Inside Classroom In Madhya Pradesh Die, Probe Ordered

17 Cows Locked Up Inside Classroom In Madhya Pradesh Die, Probe Ordered

Carcasses of 17 cows, who were being buried in a field of a government school in Madhya Pradesh's Gwalior district, have been recovered by the police. The stray cows, according to reports, had been locked up inside a classroom of the school for a ...
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Scrappage Policy, MG Motor, Ola Self-Drive

Scrappage Policy, MG Motor, Ola Self-Drive

The top automotive news of the day- The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has issued draft guidelines for companies setting up authorised vehicle scrapping facility (AVSF). MG Motor partners with eChargeBays to set-up charging stations for ZS ...
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Don't Miss The Bus, Bengaluru

Don't Miss The Bus, Bengaluru

Bengaluru has its great weather, its fertile soil, its high tech reputation - and its mind numbing traffic. With speed in some high density corridors down to 4 km/hour, urgent steps are needed to make using public transport more attractive than ta...
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"Vituperative Mudslinging": Shashi Tharoor Roasts Pak On Kashmir

"Vituperative Mudslinging": Shashi Tharoor Roasts Pak On Kashmir

Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, part of an Indian delegation at an international forum, lashed out at Pakistan after it raised Jammu and Kashmir yet again. It is ironic, Mr Tharoor said, that a state responsible for countless cross-border t...
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"Want To Go To Kashmir? Tell Me," PM Offers At Maharashtra Rally

"Want To Go To Kashmir? Tell Me," PM Offers At Maharashtra Rally

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today offered to "make arrangements" for people who want to visit Jammu and Kashmir. He made his offer at an election rally in Maharashtra Beed after taking a swipe at Congress leaders, who he said have been sharing al...
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SpiceJet Kabul Flight Intercepted By Pak Air Force In September: Sources

SpiceJet Kabul Flight Intercepted By Pak Air Force In September: Sources

A SpiceJet aircraft on its way to Kabul from New Delhi with 120 passengers on board was intercepted by Pakistan Air Force fighter jets which then escorted the airliner out of the country's airspace last month, sources in the Directorate General of...
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Man Sits Face-To-Face With Lion At Enclosure In Delhi Zoo, Rescued

Man Sits Face-To-Face With Lion At Enclosure In Delhi Zoo, Rescued

A man who inexplicably went into a lion enclosure at the Delhi Zoo and spent several moments sitting perilously close to the beast, has been rescued. It is not known yet why the man ended up inside the lion enclosure. Chilling visuals show the man...
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"Government Obsessed...": Manmohan Singh's Comeback To Finance Minister

"Government Obsessed...": Manmohan Singh's Comeback To Finance Minister

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, responding to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's comment blaming him for the bank crisis, said today that the government "is obsessed with trying to fix blame on its opponents" instead of finding solutions.
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"Government Apathy Impacting People's Aspirations," Says Manmohan Singh

"Government Apathy Impacting People's Aspirations," Says Manmohan Singh

"Government Apathy Impacting People's Aspirations," Says Manmohan Singh
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BJP And Shiv Sena, Allies In Maharashtra, Are Rivals In One Constituency

BJP And Shiv Sena, Allies In Maharashtra, Are Rivals In One Constituency

The BJP and the Shiv Sena are fighting in an alliance for the Maharashtra polls on Monday, but in one of the state's 288 seats, their candidates are rivals in a fierce battle. In the Kankavli constituency of Sindhudurg district, Nitesh Rane of the...
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Mercedes-Benz G 350d First Look

Mercedes-Benz G 350d First Look

Mercedes-Benz India has introduced the new G 350d priced at Rs. 1.5 crore (ex-showroom, India). This is the first non-AMG version of the G-Class to land on Indian shores and is the more practical alternative to the beastly G63 AMG. The new Mercede...
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Vehicles Carrying Schoolchildren Exempt From Odd-Even: Arvind Kejriwal

Vehicles Carrying Schoolchildren Exempt From Odd-Even: Arvind Kejriwal

Vehicles carrying schoolchildren in uniform are exempt from the Odd-Even restrictions in Delhi that will kick in from November 4 to 15, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal told reporters today. On what would happen to people who drive back alone after ...
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Madurai Airport "Mess-Up" Triggers SpiceJet-Firecracker Company Spat

Madurai Airport "Mess-Up" Triggers SpiceJet-Firecracker Company Spat

The private carrier SpiceJet has denied any link to a banner at Madurai airport's baggage screening area that asked people not to burst polluting firecrackers on Diwali. The banner that shows the brand logo of SpiceJet and an earthen lamp side by ...
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BJP Takes Telangana Transport Employees' Strike Issues With Governor

BJP Takes Telangana Transport Employees' Strike Issues With Governor

A BJP delegation here met Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan and submitted a memorandum regarding the issues related to the strike of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) workers, which entered the 12th day on Wednesday.
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Ahead Of Kartarpur Corridor Inauguration, Work On Pak Side Incomplete

Ahead Of Kartarpur Corridor Inauguration, Work On Pak Side Incomplete

Pakistan has refused to construct their side of a bridge on the elevated corridor to Kartarpur Darbar Sahab from Gurdaspur. Islamabad, instead, has built an alternate road connecting to India which pilgrims will use for first time on November 8. W...
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Apple Trader From Punjab Shot Dead By Terrorists In J&K

Apple Trader From Punjab Shot Dead By Terrorists In J&K

An apple trader from Punjab was shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian today, making it the third killing of a person from outside the state in three days. Charanjeet Singh, 40, was shot dead and his friend Sanjay Churaya was hit b...
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The Biggest Stories Of October 16, 2019

The Biggest Stories Of October 16, 2019

After 40 days, hearings end on the Ayodhya case in the Supreme Court, final verdict expected by 17th of November; An apple trader from Punjab was shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, it's the third killing of a person from outsi...
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Bodyshamed Chennai Woman Becomes Mary Kom Of Powerlifting

Bodyshamed Chennai Woman Becomes Mary Kom Of Powerlifting

Bodyshamed a few years ago, Chennai's Arathi Arun is now being called Mary Kom in Powerlifting after she won five gold medals in the recent Commonwealth Powerlifting Championship held in Canada. The 44-year-old is a Dental Surgeon developed passio...
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Bajaj Chetak Unveil, Mercedes-Benz G 350d Launch

Bajaj Chetak Unveil, Mercedes-Benz G 350d Launch

The top automotive news of the day - Bajaj Auto has unveiled the new Chetak electric scooter, its first electric offering under the new Urbanite division. The new Bajaj Chetak marks the return of the iconic nameplate and the two-wheeler maker's fo...
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"An Out Of Court Settlement Would Be The Best": Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah On Ayodhya Case

"An Out Of Court Settlement Would Be The Best": Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah On Ayodhya Case

"An Out Of Court Settlement Would Be The Best": Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah On Ayodhya Case
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Ayodhya Dispute: 134 Year Long Journey

Ayodhya Dispute: 134 Year Long Journey

The Supreme Court today reserved its order in the Ram Janmanbhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit after 40 days of daily hearings. But the dispute in the temple town is over a century old. The case has had many twists and turns since the first litigation...
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Ayodhya Gears Up For Supreme Court Verdict

Ayodhya Gears Up For Supreme Court Verdict

It was business as usual in Ayodhya today, the temple town that is the epicentre of the politically sensitive Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute. Ahead of the top court reserving its verdict in the case, the UP government has already starte...
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Ayodhya Case: 40 Day Hearings In Supreme Court End

Ayodhya Case: 40 Day Hearings In Supreme Court End

The daily hearings in the decades old temple-mosque dispute in Ayodhya came to an end at the Supreme Court this afternoon after 40 days. The verdict in the case - which has dominated politics and the headlines for decades - is expected to come bef...
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Ayodhya Case: Final Verdict By November 17

Ayodhya Case: Final Verdict By November 17

The Sunni Waqf Board has offered to drop its claim to the disputed temple-mosque site in Ayodhya and has no objection to the land being taken over by the government for a Ram Temple, a mediation panel of the Supreme Court has said in its report, a...
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Hearings End Amid Drama In Century-Old Ayodhya Dispute

Hearings End Amid Drama In Century-Old Ayodhya Dispute

It is curtains on a very old case, a property dispute, which then became a matter of faith, then a matter of legality, and then, a subject matter of politics. Before November 17, the Supreme Court will pronounce its verdict on who owns the dispute...
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Maharashtra Elections: The Fadnavis Factor

Maharashtra Elections: The Fadnavis Factor

Reality Check looks at how the 'low-key' Devendra Fadnavis managed to outsmart his rivals within and outside his party, and transform himself into a player in Maharashtra politics.
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Sunni Waqf Board Ready To Drop Claim To Disputed Ayodhya Land: Sources

Sunni Waqf Board Ready To Drop Claim To Disputed Ayodhya Land: Sources

The Sunni Waqf Board has no objection to the disputed temple-mosque site in Ayodhya being taken over by the government for the construction of a Ram Temple, a mediation panel of the Supreme Court has said in its report, according to sources. In ad...
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Will Support Dushyant Chautala's Party, Says Ex-Haryana Congress Chief Ashok Tanwar

Will Support Dushyant Chautala's Party, Says Ex-Haryana Congress Chief Ashok Tanwar

Ex-Congress leader and party's former Haryana president Ashok Tanwar today said that he will support Dushyant Chautala-led Jananayak Janta Party. Mr Tanwar grabbed headlines earlier this month after he protested outside Congress president Sonia Ga...
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"Article 370 Is BJP's Answer To Everything": Sharad Pawar's Dig At PM

"Article 370 Is BJP's Answer To Everything": Sharad Pawar's Dig At PM

A day before Prime Minister Narendra Modi's campaign in Maharashtra for polls next Monday, opposition politician Sharad Pawar on Tuesday took a swipe at the ruling BJP, saying it had nothing concrete to show so it was harping on the decision to en...
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Labourer From Chhattisgarh Killed By Terrorists In Kashmir's Pulwama

Labourer From Chhattisgarh Killed By Terrorists In Kashmir's Pulwama

A labourer from Chhattisgarh was killed by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama today, less than three days after a truck driver was shot dead in Shopian. Sources said the terrorists have been targeting labourers, who have come to Jammu and K...
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Redmi Note 8 Pro Unboxing- Prices in India, Full Specifications

Redmi Note 8 Pro Unboxing- Prices in India, Full Specifications

Xiaomi has finally launched the Redmi Note 8 Pro in India. Today, we'll be unboxing it and taking our first look at Xiaomi's latest smartphone in India. In this video, we'll take you up and close to the Redmi Note 8 Pro. We'll tell you what comes...
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Ayodhya Case: Daily Hearings In Supreme Court End, Verdict Reserved

Ayodhya Case: Daily Hearings In Supreme Court End, Verdict Reserved

Daily hearings in the politically sensitive Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute in Ayodhya have concluded today, and the Supreme Court has reserved verdict in the case. Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, saying "Enough is enough", had said they wil...
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"Doob Maro," Says PM As Opposition Questions Article 370-Maharashtra Link

"Doob Maro," Says PM As Opposition Questions Article 370-Maharashtra Link

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, poked by the opposition for raising his government's Jammu and Kashmir decision while campaigning for the Maharashtra and Haryana polls, today hit back with a two-word phrase in Hindi: "Doob maro (drown in shame)".
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INX Case Played Out For "Voyeuristic TV Audience", Says Karti Chidambaram

INX Case Played Out For "Voyeuristic TV Audience", Says Karti Chidambaram

Former Union Minister P Chidambaram, who is in Tihar jail in Delhi since September 5 in INX media case, is in "great spirits", his son Karti said today after visiting him this morning at the jail. The 74-year-old Congress leader was arrested by a ...
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