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UNI NEWS DIGEST AT 1500 HRS FOR MAY 20, 2019

New Delhi: Saradha scam: Rajeev Kumar moves SC, seeks extension of protection(DI1)
Lucknow: UP Governor sacks minister Rajbhar on Yogi's recommendation(DIE4)
Srinagar: PDP worker killed by gunmen in south Kashmir(DR4)
Washington: US prez says war would be 'end' of Iran(DF11)
Chennai: Singapore bound aircraft makes emergency landing in Chennai(MS2)
Bengaluru: EVMs are being hacked: Karnataka DyCM Parameshwara(MSE6)
Kasaragod: Periya double murder: SIT submits Charge sheet in Hosdurg court(MS12)
Madurai: Hindu extremist remark: Kamal Haasan gets anticipatory bail(MSE7)
Agartala: Police start investigation against Tripura MLA on rape charge(CA1)
Kolkata: Bypoll begins peacefully in two assembly seats of Murshidabad's Nowda and Kandi(CAE1)
Kiev: Comedian Zelensky sworn in as Ukrainian president(DF12)
Rio De Janeiro: Brazil : Eleven dead after gunmen open fire at bar, officials call it 'massacre'(DF1)
San Francisco: Huawei's use of Android restricted by Google(DF8)
Moscow: Trump says Interested only in economic 'invasions'(FN9)
Canberra: Australian PM to focus on major tax cuts after election victory(FN15)
Rome: Nadal beats Djokovic to clinch ninth Italian Open title(SPD9)
Mumbai: Rupee up by 54 paise against USD(DC3)
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Jyotiraditya Scindia named chairman of screening comm for Maharashtra

22 Aug 2019 | 10:47 PM

New Delhi, Aug 22 (UNI) Congress leader and AICC General secretary incharge for Uttar Pradesh west Jyotiraditya Scindia was on Thursday named as chairman of the screening committee for the Maharashtra assembly polls,
The six member screening committee, approved by Congress president Sonia Gandhi, includes as its members PCC chief Bslasaheb Thorat, AICC General secretary incharge for Maharashtra Mallikarjun Kharge and State CLP leader K C Padavi, AICC General secretary K C Venugopal said.

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Culture minister Prahlad Singh Patel launches ‘the Diary of Manu Gandhi’

Culture minister Prahlad Singh Patel launches ‘the Diary of Manu Gandhi’

22 Aug 2019 | 10:34 PM

New Delhi, Aug 22 (UNI) Culture minister Prahlad Singh Patel on Thursday launched 'the Diary of Manu Gandhi’ (1943-44), a book that chronicles Mahatma Gandhi's grand niece (1943-44) Manu Gandhi's (Mridula) life and times with the Mahatma.

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Law is catching up with Chidambaram, says BJP

Law is catching up with Chidambaram, says BJP

22 Aug 2019 | 9:38 PM

New Delhi, Aug 22 (UNI) Shortly after CBI court sent senior Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram to five-day custody, the BJP on Thursday said law is catching up with the Congress party under whose regime the country has experienced 'one corruption a day'.

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Rajiv got full majority in 1984 but never used power to create atmosphere of fear: Sonia

Rajiv got full majority in 1984 but never used power to create atmosphere of fear: Sonia

22 Aug 2019 | 9:32 PM

New Delhi, Aug 22 (UNI) In a veiled attack against the Narendra Modi-led Union government, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday said that her husband Rajiv Gandhi too had got full majority in the 1984 Lok Sabha election but "he never used powers to create an atmosphere of fear or to destroy the freedom and liberty of the people".

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With Chidambaram in its custody, CBI to widen FIPB probe

With Chidambaram in its custody, CBI to widen FIPB probe

22 Aug 2019 | 9:11 PM

New Delhi, Aug 22 (UNI) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to expand its probe in the INX Media case after a Delhi Court on Thursday granted police custody of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the case till August 26 to the probe agency.

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