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Who was Nanaji Deshmukh?

Who was Nanaji Deshmukh?

Talking to media after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his residence at 7, Lok Kalyan Marg in New Delhi , Panneerselvam said that no political issues were discussed during the meeting. Agriculture and livestock play a vital role, along with artisans like craftsmen of rural India, in country's vision of doubling farmers' income by 2022.


Election Commission may announce poll dates for Gujarat, Himachal today

Election Commission may announce poll dates for Gujarat, Himachal today

He also added that voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) system, that was first used in Goa polls earlier this year, will be used in over 50,000 booths in Gujarat. According to reports says AK Joti stated on Gujarat polls that "without doubt", be held in December this year. The election announcement will be made at 4 PM in Delhi today.



Gold nearly 2 million dollars found in wastewater in Switzerland

The discovery of sewer gold in Switzerland has social media talking. The researchers investigated the extent to which treatment plants contribute to total fluxes in receiving waters. Around 70 per cent of the world's gold passes through the country's refineries on average every year, and the large amounts of gold can be attributed to this and the watch making industry, explained the report.


All eight Kenyan candidates invited to take part in the fresh poll

All eight Kenyan candidates invited to take part in the fresh poll

The IEBC added: "Once the commission receives the requisite Notice from any of the candidates, it will process the same in accordance with the requisite provision of the law". Analysts said Raila Odinga's last-minute withdrawal from the race was a calculated move to force the country's electoral body to organize fresh presidential elections.


All Whites to play Peru for World Cup berth

All Whites to play Peru for World Cup berth

They looked headed for the exit door until the 76th minute, but revived their hopes of a first World Cup finals appearance since 1982 when striker Paolo Guerrero nabbed a crucial equaliser. New Zealand has never beaten South American opposition, with three draws and 11 losses against team from that continent, but Hudson has faith that his team can engineer an upset.


Egypt unites Palestinian groups Hamas, Fatah

Egypt unites Palestinian groups Hamas, Fatah

The pro-Hamas Palestinian Information Centre announced the agreement, saying details would be revealed at a news conference in Cairo at midday. A landslide victory for Hamas in 2006 sparked clashes between the two groups, leading to the dissolution of a tenuous coalition government.