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O Panneerselvam takes over Jayalalithaa portfolios


Ailing Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's portfolios have been handed over to her most trusted Minister O Panneerselvam by the Governor on Tuesday

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Khartoum - The outgoing leader of the Parliamentary Forum of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (PF-ICGLR) Wednesday in Khartoum, Sudan, recognised the effort made by all parties
Singapore has come top of the class in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) latest global education survey, with the Asian city-state's students
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