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Mercedes-Benz India Kicks Off Festive Season With Record Deliveries In A Single Day

Mercedes-Benz India Kicks Off Festive Season With Record Deliveries In A Single Day

     
  • India leading luxury car manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz India kicked off the festive season by delivering a record 51 cars in a single day in Kolkata. 
  • The deliveries were made across Kolkata and neighbouring districts of Malda, Asansol, and Siliguri.
  • Buyers in Kolkata preferred sedans over SUVs where the C-Class was the leading contributor followed by the E-Class and the CLA.
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AIADMK symbol row: EC to hear dispute on October 5

AIADMK symbol row: EC to hear dispute on October 5

  • The Election Commission will hear the dispute over the ‘2-leaves' symbol of the AIADMK on October 5.
  • The EC has given the rival factions time till September 29 to file fresh submissions. 
  • The two factions led by Panneerselvam and V K Sasikala had staked claim to the symbol.
Railway hotel tender case: CBI summons Lalu, Tejashwi

Railway hotel tender case: CBI summons Lalu, Tejashwi

     
  • Lalu Prasad Yadav and Tejashwi Yadav have been summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the Railway hotel tender case.
  • Lalu has been asked to appear on September 25 while Tejashwi has been called on September 26.
  • The CBI alleged that the tender process was rigged.
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Ukraine envoy's phone snatched at Red Fort

Ukraine envoy's phone snatched at Red Fort

  • The phone of Ukraine's ambassador to India Igor Polikha was snatched while taking selfies at Red Fort. 
  • The incident took place on September 20. 
  • He has written to Ministry of Home Affairs and Commissioner of Police in Delhi apprising them of the incident.