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by OJ George

Cheque facility won't be withdrawn, says the govt
It is a matter of relief that the Union Government has clarified that cheque facility won't be withdrawn.

There were stray reports that an overenthusiastic government favaouring total digitalisation may go in for banning the cheque books.

It is gratifying to note that the government won't proceed with the reforms this way.
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Mithun Chakraborty quits Rajya Sabha for health reasons
Bollywood star Mithun Chakraborty on Monday resigned from the Rajya Sabha, for health reasons.

Mithun had been member of Rajya Sabha for the last two years as a member of the Trinamool Congress.

During this period, the actor attended parliament for three days only.
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Gautami questions secrecy about Jayalalithaa's demise
Chennai, Dec 9

Tamil actor Gautami Tadimalla has written a blogpost addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi where she has raised questions about the "secrecy" maintained by the Tamil Nadu government during the treatment of its late chief minister Jayalalithaa.

The 48-year-old star questioned
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Priyanka Chopra to act in Punjabi feature film
Actress Priyanka Chopra’s production house, Purple Pebble Pictures (PPP), has begun working on its first Punjabi feature film, which will be a coming-of-age drama.
The yet-untitled movie features Punjabi star Amrinder Gill in the lead role.

“It is a young boy’s coming-of-age story of unknowingly
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Wants to look ahead in life, not dwell on past.
Actress Deepika Padukone’s aim is to look ahead in life, and she says she wants to learn and grow with every experience.

The actress shared her life fundas when she became a part of TV show Vogue BFFs.

On the first episode of Vogue BFFs, host Kamal Sidhu took Deepika and Anaita Shroff Adajania
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Priyanka Chopra does not like watching her own love scenes
Priyanka Chopra is currently enjoying international fame. The actress recently graced the cover of an international magazine and was referred to as 'Hollywood Royal' by it.

While the diva looked absolutely stunning on the cover of the magazine, she did go on to make some revelations in it too.
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Bail for actor Sreejith Ravi
Actor Sreejith has been granted bail by a court in Palakkad as he was produced on allegations of exposure.

A group of girl students of a school had complained that the actor humiliated them and exposed himself before them.
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