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Shocking..Have sex, get loan..Bank manager tells farmer's wife

Mumbai, June 23: In a shocking incident, a bank official offered loan in case applicant's wife was ready to sleep with him. A branch manager of Central Bank of India in Buldhana district has been booked for allegedly demanding sexual favours from a farmer's wife seeking crop loan, police said. The woman had accompanied her husband to the bank where they had applied for a crop loan at Datala in the Malakapur Tehsil, they said.

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Pak plays dirty, stops Indian envoy from visiting Gurdwara..India summons Pak deputy envoy

India summoned Pakistan's Deputy High Commissioner here and lodged a strong protest over the denial of access to its envoy in Islamabad and consular officials to visit Gurdwara Panja Sahib and meet visiting Indian pilgrims. India’s High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria was stopped from visiting Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Pakistan on Saturday despite having required permissions. In a similar incident two months ago Pakistani officials stopped Indian High Commission officials from performing consular duties for Sikh pilgrims who had arrived in Pakistan from India to celebrate Baisakhi.

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Mamata stumps BJP, pays tribute to Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee on death anniversary

Mamata Banerjee stumped BJP with her political masterstroke. For the first time, West Bengal's Mamata Banerjee government has decided to observe the death anniversary of Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee on Saturday, triggering a political storm in the state.

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21 Kashmiri terrorist on Modi's hit list..VIDEO,PICS

With Governor rule in place, the security forces in Kashmir have prepared a list of 21 terrorists to be wiped out. The "hit list" assumes significance after killing of four top IS militants in an encounter. Those killed included Islamic State of Jammu and Kashmir (ISJK) chief Dawood Ahmed Sofi (also called Salafi and Burhan) and three of his close aides were gunned down. It was the first major operation by security forces after imposition of Governor's rule.

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Taunted for skin colour, housewife poisons food, kills 5 of family

This is one of the most shocking stories about what skin colour taunts can force a person to do. Raigad police in Maharashtra arrested a 28-year-old housewife on Friday evening for allegedly poisoning the food prepared for a family event which caused the death of five persons.

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Video: BJP neta threatens journalists with Shujaat Bukhari like end..VIDEO

Leaving PM Narendra Modi red-faced, Kashmir BJP leader Choudhary Lal Singh on Friday threatened journalists with Shujaat Bukhari like incident. When questioned about the Kathua rape case, he warned journalists to ‘mend their ways’ while reporting on the Kathua rape and murder case. Lal Singh was a minister in the BJP-PDP government and was asked to resign after he participated in a march in favour of the Kathua rape accused.

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Rape accused Daati Maharaj to face potency test

Self-styled godman Daati Maharaj is likely to face potency test in the rape case. Daati is accused of raping a disciple in his ashrams here and Rajasthan, was questioned by the police for over eight hours on Friday in connection with the case, an official said. He has been again called for questioning on Monday, the official added.

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Modi tries to please Trump with 1000 aircraft deal to avoid trade war

After imposing retaliatory tariffs on US products, India is now trying to buy peace with the US by offering to buy 1000 civilian aircraft from the US apart from oil and gas. the move is being seen as one to avoid escalation of trade war with the mighty US. Meanwhile, on Sunday talks will start between assistant US trade representative Mark Linscott and Indian commerce ministry officials to ease trade tensions. The effort is to reach some sort of agreement before the 2+2 talks between foreign minister Sushma Swaraj and defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman with their respective US counterparts in Washington on July 6.

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After dumping BJP, Amit Shah to woo Jammu

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah arrived here in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday to chair a core group meeting of the party. Shah arrived here for first time after the BJP withdrew from the ruling PDP-BJP government, following which the governor's rule was imposed in the state.

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Chidambaram mocks Jaitley for calling Rahul jehadist-maoist supporter

Union Minister Arun Jaitley's allegation that "jehadists and Maoists" have earned the sympathy of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi is "laughable and absurd" former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said on Saturday, adding that the party is "stoutly opposed" to the two groups. Jaitley, in his hard-hitting blog post on Friday had said while "jehadis and Maoists" were threatening the rights of citizens, human rights organisations "taken over by the ultra-left" never spoke of this.

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