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19-Year Old Indian-Origin Teen Becomes UK’s Youngest Millionare October 17, 2017 12:07

19-Year Old Indian-Origin Teen Becomes UK’s Youngest Millionare:- A 19-year old Indian-origin teenager, Akshay Ruparelia, is now one of the Britain’s youngest millionaires. The online estate agency business of Akshay got valued at 12 million pounds in just one year. Akshay, with negotiating property deals for his no-frills business, juggled his school work. The young lad’s business offers to sell properties for a fraction of the cost charged by established high street estate agents. Just 16 months after the website, “doorsteps.co.uk” went live, it became the 18th biggest estate agency in the United Kingdom. The teenager claims that since he set up his business, he has already sold 100 million pounds worth of properties. “I got the website up and running and after a couple of weeks a man in Sussex asked me to sell his home and a separate chunk of land he owned beside it. “I had to pay my sister’s boyfriend 40 pounds to drive me to Sussex to take photographs of the house, as I hadn’t passed my driving test and didn’t have a car,” he said. Just within three weeks, the north London-based schoolboy was able to sell the property and land. With an investment of 7,000 pounds, the company was started and around 12 people are employed. Akshay hired a call centre to answer calls coming in to his work during his school hours, in the early days of his business, and would return the calls after his classes. His model is based on hiring an ever-expanding network of self-employed mothers across the UK, who show clients around the properties he has been asked to sell. The model is set to turn the property selling market away from agents in flashy suits, believes the teenage tycoon. “Quite rightly people trust mums. Every mum who works for me will be honest and tell the truth. It is important. For the majority of people selling their home is the biggest financial transaction of their lives,” he told the a leading news paper. After reading the biography of no-frills airline Ryanair founder Michael O Leary, Akshay was inspired to set up a small business. . “Mr O Leary began by selling flights for just 4.99 pounds. His point was that if you can offer customers something at a price they can’t believe and you deliver what you say you will, you hook people in and your business will work,” he said. The school boy is now well settled to support his two deaf parents, who say they are very proud of him. His father, Kaushik (57) is a care worker and mother Renuka (51), is a teaching assistant for deaf children and a support worker for deaf children with Camden Council in London. Akshay has got an offer to study economics and mathematics at Oxford University but has decided to put that on hold to grow his business. The young lad started by paying himself 500 pounds a month from the profits, which he has increased to 1,000 pounds a month and is saving up to buy his first car. SUPRAJA

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KTR Trolled For Tweeting Hyd Got 500 Percent More Rain October 17, 2017 11:38

KTR Trolled For Tweeting Hyd Got 500 Percent More Rain:- Minister for Information Technology and Municipal Administration K T Rama Rao got trolled on twitter after he said that Hyderabad had 500 percent more rainfall. Mr Rao’s tweet read, “Just dint want to inundate all with info like how we received 500 percent more rain etc, time to act, not talk more, will start soon with works (sic).” He was responding to Twitter user Vivek@hivivekhere who said, “ KTR has stopped tweeting on Hyderabad roads, true leader will never run away from problems, instead you should face it, make plans and share progress (sic).” Another twitter user, Suresh Kumar Reddy D@suri483 wrote back, “Please get your facts right, its not 500 percent, it is 59 percent and you have been saying about the works from the last three monsoons and no results (sic).” Diganta_bhaduri said, “one zero extra, typo, if it was 500 percent, Hyderabad would be India’s first man-made landlocked ocean”. From October 1 to 16, Hyderabad received 248.3 mm rainfall against the average of 55.8 mm, which is 345 per cent excess, for the record. SUPRAJA

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TTV Faction Plea Rejected By EC To Freeze “Two Leaves” October 17, 2017 10:59

TTV Faction Plea Rejected By EC To Freeze “Two Leaves”:- The plea from the Sasikala faction for permanent freezing of the “Two Leaves” symbol was rejected by the Election Commission, at its second hearing on Monday, over the AIADMK symbol war. After the TTV group challenged the order by the Madurai bench of the Madras high court, the EC was directed by the Supreme Court to settle the dispute by November 10. As per the order, the EC verdict must be out by October 31.      The majority in the AIADMK is on its side, argued former law minister Ashwani Kumar. Sasikala and her deposed nephew TTV Dhinakaran are represented by Kumar. The authenticity of the affidavits filed by was also disputed by Mr. Kumar. O Panneerselvam and E.K. Palaniswami camp, filed the affidavits. “Unless the authenticity of the affidavits can be determined by the EC, there is no material before the commission to actually decide the matter of the majority support,” he later told reporters.    He further said that not only on the basis of general council members, but the majority support under the party constitution can also be considered on the basis of the support of the primary members.“At the worst, even if all our arguments fail, even then symbol cannot be granted to one faction and it has to be frozen,” he said.   The Sasikala group was slammed by senior AIADMK leader and supporter of the OPS-EPS camp, K.P. Munuswamy for demanding the permanent freezing of the symbol. Munuswamy further said that just because “they are losing the legal battle”, they are doing so. Counsel for OPS-EPS side and former MP Manoj Pandian after the hearing said, “It is their attempts to delay the hearing process by questioning the authenticity of the affidavits. Despite all this, we are sure to get the symbol.” The OPS-EPS camp, during the last hearing on October 6, staked claim over the AIADMK and its ‘Two Leaves’ election symbol. It claimed support of a majority of MLAs and party cadre consequent on the coming together of the two leaders. The then rivals - Palaniswami and Panneerselvam were barred by the EC, in an interim order in March this year, from using the party’s name or its symbol in the RK Nagar assembly bypoll necessitated due to the demise of Jayalalithaa. The AIADMK general council, post the merger, adopted resolutions ousting Sasikala as interim general secretary and Dhinakaran. This move of the council was taken as Sasikala’s deputy TTV camp approached EC on September 14 urging it to declare as invalid the general council meeting. It further cited a high court order that said any decision taken at the impugned meeting will be subject to final outcome in the appeal pending before court. SUPRAJA

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BJP Leads The List Of Richest Parties October 17, 2017 09:48

BJP Leads The List Of Richest Parties:- BJP took the country by storm and has been dominating in all the elections. Though some of the campaigns of Prime Minister Narendra Modi didnot go well with a section of people, the national party has been delcared as the richest party of the country among the seven national parties in India. The net worth assets have been declared as Rs 894 crores for the year 2015-16. While the assets of Congress have been declared as Rs 759 crores, BJP's liabilities have been Rs 25 crores and for Congress the laibilities have been quoted as Rs 329 crores. The entire report has been based on the assets declared by the national parties for the period starting from 2004-05 to 2015-16. The assets include investments, loans, advances, deposits, moveable and immovable properties along with cash. The liabilities include amounts borrowed from banks along with the unsecured loans. A source from BJP revealed that the transactions have been purely transparent and the party fetched huge results.

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Another Setback For Metro Rail In Andhra Pradesh October 17, 2017 09:21

Another Setback For Metro Rail In Andhra Pradesh:- The metro rail project in Vijayawada has been facing tough times and here comes another major setback for the metro rail project in the state. While the Central government did not find it appropriate to fund the project, now the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been cancelled between Amaravati Metro Rail Corporation (AMRC) and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). It happened when AMRC refused to pay Rs 75 crores for the capital expenditure to the DMRC. The former took a call as there has been no progress in the project. The Vijayawada Metro Rail project has been announced in June 2014 and German Development Bank Kfw stepped forward to fund the project. AMRC Managing Director NP Ramakrishna Reddy announced that the Union government was not in a mood to approve any mass rapid system. It was in May 2017, the Union Finance Ministry rejected the Vijayawada Metro Rail project and it stated that the project was not found financially viable for the board.

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Why You Should Make Love Once A Year October 16, 2017 18:52

A therapist has a theory that couples who make love once a day are the happiest. So he tests it at a seminar by asking those assembled, “How many people here make love once a day?” Half the people raise their hands, each of them grinning widely. “Once a week?” A third of the audience members raise their hands, their grins a bit less vibrant. “Once a month?” A few hands tepidly go up. Then he asks, “OK, how about once a year?” One man in the back jumps up and down, jubilantly waving his hands. The therapist is shocked - this disproves his theory. “If you make love only once a year,” he asks, “why are you so happy?” The man yells, “Today’s the day!” SUPRAJA

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Talwars Released Finally From Dasna Jail October 16, 2017 18:29

Talwars Released Finally From Dasna Jail:- The dentist couple, Rajesh and Nupur Talwar were finally released from Dasna jail in Uttar Pradesh on Monday evening after four years. The duo have been acquitted in a case pertaining to the murder of their only child Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj in 2008. At the time of their release, Rajesh's brother Dinesh Talwar and the couple’s lawyers Manoj Sisodia and Tanveer Ahmed Mir were present at the jail. “Allahabad HC's decision is a stamp on the innocence of Rajesh & Nupur Talwar. This is what they deserved,” Ahmed Mir said. The couple’s nine-year ordeal was ended by the Allahabad High Court, by saying that given the circumstances and evidence on record, they could not be held guilty. The Talwars had been convicted by a special CBI court in Ghaziabad, in November 2013, for murdering daughter Aarushi and Hemraj and sentenced them to life. The CBI court had alleged that Aarushi was killed in a fit of rage, because they suspected her of having an affair with Hemraj. (Video Source: CNN-News18) SUPRAJA

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YS Jagan To Hold BC Garjana After Padayatra October 16, 2017 18:09

YS Jagan To Hold BC Garjana After Padayatra:- YSR Congress Party president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy announced that a mammoth BC Garjana will be organized after his Padayatra which is to take off on November 2. He said that after the completion of his padayatra, a declaration seeking justice for backward classes would be introduced by the party. Addressing with the BC leaders at a meeting in Vijayawada, a six-month action plan was announced by the party supremo. He further stated that the BC declaration will be adopted, once YSRCP comes to power. Distributing Iron boxes and scissors will not be beneficial to BCs, but support is needed for their economic growth, said the opposition leader. As part of BC Sub-Plan, AP Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, promised Rs 10000crore, but has released only Rs 4,000 crore in three Budgets introduced so far. The TDP betrayed BCs and asked them to show their mettle and fight against the government, noted the YSRCP supremo. Moreover, the YSRCP BC leaders were directed by him, to visit all the districts. (Video Source: Sakshi TV) SUPRAJA

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Rabri Devi Skips ED Summons For Third Time In IRCTC Case October 16, 2017 18:01

Rabri Devi Skips ED Summons For Third Time In IRCTC Case:- In connection with alleged irregularities in a 2006 IRCTC hotels maintenance contract case, the ED summons were skipped by RJD Chief Lalu Prasad’s wife and former Bihar Chief Minister, Rabri Devi for the third time. Rabri Devi was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate, on October 11, after she failed to appear before it last Wednesday. Her son and former Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav was grilled for nine hours, a day before that by the financial probe agency, in connection with alleged irregularities in the IRCTC contract case. After he was questioned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for seven hours in connection with the case, the ED officials questioned him four days later. In connection with the case, the CBI also questioned Lalu Prasad Yadav, for over eight hours. An ED official told a leading news channel: “We shall again summon Tejashwi and Rabri Devi for questioning in the case.” Tejashwi Yadav has asked the agency’s officials for eight-weeks time to appear before it again, said the official. “However, we would call him soon next week,” the official added. Following the CBI FIR in the matter, a separate case had been registered by the ED on July 27, under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act and for alleged transfer of money through shell companies, started investigating Lalu Prasad and others. A corruption case had been filed by the CBI on July 5, against Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi and Tejashwi Yadav for alleged irregularities in the allotment of contracts for Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) hotels in Ranchi and Puri in 2006 to a private firm. Lalu Prasad Yadav was the then Railway Minister. The contracts were given to Sujata Hotels, a company owned by Vijay and Vinay Kochhar - both named in the CBI FIR as accused. The contracts were taken in the form of a three-acre commercial plot at a prime location in Bihar’s Patna district, as bribe, said the CBI. A preliminary CBI inquiry found that the land was sold by the Kochhars to Delight Marketing Company and payment was arranged through Ahluwalia Contractors and its promoter Bikramjeet Singh Ahluwalia, another accused person. The ED has since questioned Ahluwalia. Delight Marketing, was later taken over by Rabri Devi and Tejashwi Yadav, alleges the CBI. The Deligh Marketing originally, bought the property from the Kochhar. Sarla Gupta, wife of the Rashtriya Janata Dal chief’s close associate and former Union Minister Prem Chand Gupta and a director of Delight Marketing, is a co-accused in the case, apart from then IRCTC Managing Director P.K. Goel. SUPRAJA

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Top 10 Decoration Ideas At Home For Diwali 2017 October 16, 2017 17:29

Top 10 Decoration Ideas At Home For Diwali 2017:- One of the most awaited festivals- Diwali or Deepavali, the festival of lights is here. All of you must have already started your preparations for this festival. The preparations of Diwali, usually starts with cleaning. It is that time of the year when everybody cleans every nook and corner of the house.   The next step of preparations is decorating the house with beautiful diyas and lights, after all the cleaning. Decorating your house may be a big task for you, but it is always filled with confusion. There is so much you want to do, but you are unsure how to execute it. People even run out of ideas sometimes. Here are the top 10 ideas that will help you go about it easily, to make this whole process of Diwali decoration easier for you. A) DIY Diyas Till you light up few diyas and place them in every corner of your house, on windows and doorstep, the festival, Diwali is incomplete. Instead of just picking a diya from the market and lighting it up, you can hand paint them add your own creativity to it this year. B) Floating Candles (Image Source: Cathy) You can also keep floating candles inside your house, to make your house look fancy. It adds up to the beauty and also can make for amazing decor. C) Flowers To make your windows and doors look prettier, you can also buy the flowers, if you love them. If you are looking to buy for some artificial flowers, then it will stay for a longer duration. The entire look and feel of your house will change, if you can also hang them on the walls. D) Fairy Lights (Image Source: Nestopia) The fairy lights are not just beautiful during Diwali, but all through the year. It always makes your house look cozy and prettier. You can switch of your main light and leave only the fairy lights on. E) Rangoli (Image Source: IBTimes India) The rangoli is obviously the most important part of your decoration. You can add a touch of contemporary, instead of sticking to your traditional Rangoli designs. You can place diyas, floating candles on your Rangoli too. F) Lanterns (Image Source: Amit Arts) Hanging lanterns on your windows is another most important part about Diwali celebration. You will notice lanterns on almost every window, if you take a walk down your street, during Diwali. It lights up the whole city. So, make sure you also buy a lantern this Diwali. G) Bottle Lights (Image Source: Nestopia) Everyone must have been aware that there are different types of lights available in the market. One such light is the bottle light that is widely used by people who love doing decor. You can buy bottles that have fairy lights in them or for the one that has a candle holder. There are also battery operated bottle lights that works with a switch. H) Textured Walls (Image Source: PaperToStone) You can paint your walls with a different color, if you want to go a little too far. Textured walls are the trend and it will give you a festive look when you do it on Diwali. You can either get it done or do it yourself. I) Cushions (Image Source: cooksnlooks.in) This is the time when you should change all your cushion covers. Buy some traditional, ethnic cushion covers in bright colors. You also get brocade cushion covers that are seeing a big demand this Diwali season. J) Curtains (Image Source: Best Online Deals, Coupons in India) Finally, buy new curtains and curtain tassels, to give your house a complete makeover. Buy curtains that complement your walls. You can also go for colors that are contrast. Buy vibrant colored curtains, so that you can add some colors to your rooms. We are sure your house will look all ready to celebrate the festival of lights with so may ideas. SUPRAJA

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