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From new Rs 200 note to Vice President election date: Top 5 trending stories of the day

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Seven months after note ban, RBI has begun the printing of Rs 200 note while EC announced the dates of the Vice President election. Take a look at the top trending stories of the day

Killing people in name of cow protection not acceptable: Modi warns cow vigilantes

AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH SINGH


Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said killing of people in the name of cow protection is not acceptable, remarks that come amid a spurt of attacks by cow vigilantes and a wave of protests.

Remonetisation: RBI start publishing Rs 200 notes with advance security features

Seven months after the demonetisation drive, the Reserve Bank of India has begun the printing of Rs 200 note to help ease consumer transactions, a report said.

Viral Photo: Union Minister for Agriculture Radha Mohan Singh urinates in public! Twitter Reacts!

Ending open defecation is a big part of Modi government’s ‘Swachh Bharat’ push. And dealing a big blow to this push is Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh who was recently caught urinating in public. In the photo, which is being widely shared on social media.

Vice Presidential Elections 2017: How is the Vice President elected, possible candidates

PTI Photo by Vijay Kumar Joshi

The Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi on Thursday made an announcement that the elections for the Vice President will be conducted on August 5, from 10 am to 5 pm. The results will be declared on the same day.

Congress to skip midnight GST rollout programme

The Congress Party will not be attending the midnight session of Goods and Services Tax (GST) roll out tomorrow.