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India: National
-Congress creating obstacles in Chhattisgarh's development work: Modi

Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh), Apr.20 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday accused the central government of creating obstacles in the development work of Chhattisgarh.

The government of Mother-Son duo (Sonia and Rahul) had a one point program that if just like in Bhilai, in Bilaspur also there is development, then the credit will go to the BJP, which should not happen, said Modi while addressing a rally here.

He also accused the Congress

-Uttar Pradesh Chief minister's wife, Dimple Yadav conducts roadshow in Kannauj

Kannauj (Uttar Pradesh), Apr. 20 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) MP, Dimple Yadav, wife of Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday did a roadshow in her constituency of Kannauj.

Dimple Yadav is contesting from Kannauj for the second time.

She was elected unopposed from the Kannauj constituency to the Lok Sabha in 2012, after her husband vacating the seat to enter the Uttar Pradesh legislative council. (ANI)

-Tax exemptions withdrawn from ten political parties by the Election Commission

New Delhi, Apr.20 (ANI): The Election Commission has sought withdrawal of tax exemption benefits to ten political parties from the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT).

The step has been taken on the grounds that they failed to submit their mandatory expenditure contribution reports for the financial year 2012-13 on time to the poll body.

The EC, in its latest communication, has asked the CBDT to take action against the defaulting parties under the provisions of the Representation

India: Politics
-Rajnath refuses to be drawn into Naqvi's comments on Ram temple, says BJP's manifesto is his party's stand

Agra (Uttar Pradesh), Apr.20 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president, Rajnath Singh, on Sunday stayed away from making any statement on BJP vice-president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi's comments on Ram temple issue.

I have not listened as to what comment has been made by someone. We have already made our stand clear in our manifesto, Singh said.

On Saturday, the vice-president of the BJP, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi raised the issue of building Ram Temple and said that it will be carried

-UP Govt. putting huge pressure on voters: Mohammad Adeeb (Update:Adeeb)

New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament (MP) and Member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), Mohammed Adeeb on Saturday said that Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and the Uttar Pradesh Government that is being run by his son Akhilesh Yadav, are putting huge pressure on voters to vote in favour of the Samajwadi Party, and has urged the Election Commission to examine the matter on priority.

The Uttar Pradesh administration is giving money to

-Modi might not use religion to garner votes, will definitely spread communalism: Meem Afzal

New Delhi, Apr. 18 (ANI): Congress leader Meem Afzal on Saturday said that it was a good thing that Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had said that he would not use divisive policies to garner votes but added that he was definitely going to spread communalism in the name of religion.

It is a very good thing that Narendra Modi has said that he is not going to ask for votes in the name of religion, but the question is that will he actually implement it? asked

Business
-Magic Johnson-backed credit card company shuts down following trademark infringement charges

New York, Apr. 20 (ANI): A credit card company promoted by NBA legend Magic Johnson has reportedly closed up shop abruptly after a competitor sued the company for alleged trademark infringement, unfair competition and other charges.

Celebrity Cards International entrepreneur Reed Wallace reportedly filed a law suit against Johnson and Goldman Sachs-turned-Hollywood movie mogul Steven Mnuchin's OneWest Bank, who were backing the credit card, last year in a David versus Goliath legal

-Nike fires majority of FuelBand team as it prepares to ditch wearables

Washington, Apr. 20 (ANI): Nike has reportedly fired the majority of the team responsible for the development of its FuelBand fitness tracker this week.

According to Cnet, out of the 70 employees in the team, about 70 percent to 80 percent or as many as 55 people were let go, an unnamed person revealed.

Nike spokesman Brian Strong said in an email that as a fast-paced, global business, the company continually aligns resources with business priorities.

He added that as Digital

-Magic Johnson-backed credit card company shuts down following trademark infringement charges

New York, Apr. 20 (ANI): A credit card company promoted by NBA legend Magic Johnson has reportedly closed up shop abruptly after a competitor sued the company for alleged trademark infringement, unfair competition and other charges.

Celebrity Cards International entrepreneur Reed Wallace reportedly filed a law suit against Johnson and Goldman Sachs-turned-Hollywood movie mogul Steven Mnuchin's OneWest Bank, who were backing the credit card, last year in a David versus Goliath legal

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