Congress members from Assam and Bihar criticised the Union government in Lok Sabha on Wednesday over its handling of floods in Assam and Bihar, a charge refuted by the ruling BJP. Gourav Gogoi of the Congress asked the Centre to declare floods in Assam a national disaster and said 15 persons have been killed and […]

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Telangana revenue officer V Lavanya, who was named Best Tehsildar two years ago for meritorious service, has been sent to judicial remand after police seized illegal assets including cash and gold worth crores from her house in Hyderabad. V Lavanya is currently posted as Keshampet tehsildar in Ranga Reddy district in Telangana. Telangana Anti-Corruption Bureau […]

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RAVISH TIWARI: In the middle of the recently concluded Parliament session, you called a press conference to talk about the work done by the government in first 50 days. That is unusual. Earlier, governments used to come out with annual reports. Then we started reporting every 100 days. But this time, the speed and scale […]

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The BJP will carry out a nationwide campaign on the Union governments decision to abrogate Jammu and Kashmirs special status under Article 370 of the Constitution, and will reach out to 2,000 prominent personalities from the fields of film, sport and academia among others. The party has started working on organising a Jan Jagran Abhiyan […]

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Two days after the release of the final list of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, that left out over 19,00,000 people, the debate has grown in the neighbouring state of West Bengal as well. While the BJP has reiterated its promise of conducting NRC once if its comes to power in the […]

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Pakistans Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani on Sunday cancelled his official trip to the UAE, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi was honoured with the Gulf nations highest civilian award during his visit to the country, according to a media report. Sanjrani was scheduled to visit the UAE from August 25 to August 28 with […]

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The Shiv Sena on Tuesday hit out at Maharashtra minister Mahadev Jankar over his claim that Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt will join his Rashtriya Samaj Paksh, and asked what the Dhangar (shepherd) community, which Jankars party represents, will gain out of it. Labelling Jankars claim as entertaining, the Sena claimed that schemes envisaged by the […]

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The Supreme Court Monday sought response of the Centre, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh on a PIL seeking urgent steps to control the outbreak of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and provide necessary medical facilities to persons suffering from it. A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Deepak Gupta issued notice to the Ministry of […]

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Karnataka BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa Wednesday welcomed the Supreme court order on the political crisis, asserting that it was a moral victory for the rebel MLAs, whose resignations have pushed the ruling Congress-JDS coalition to the brink of collapse. Yeddyurappa underlined that the political parties cannot issue a whip to the 15 rebel lawmakers, […]

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Noting that the Opposition has been pressing for a division of votes during the passage of many Bills, BJP president Amit Shah told party MPs on Tuesday to ensure their presence in Parliament so that draft legislations are backed by maximum number of lawmakers. Addressing the BJP parliamentary party meeting, Shah also asked MPs, including […]

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