BJP leaders Anusuiya Uikey and Biswa Bhusan Harichandan were appointed Tuesday as governors of Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh respectively. A communique was issued by Rashtrapati Bhavan after President Ram Nath Kovind cleared their files for the gubernatorial post. Harichandan, who is a BJP leader from Odisha, replaces E. S. L. Narasimhan, who was the governor […]

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Karnataka Assembly speaker K R Ramesh Kumar Friday said no MLA has sought protection from him amid allegations by the Congress that rebel lawmakers were being held captive to bring down the government. The statement by the speaker in the assembly came after senior Congress leader H K Patil requested him to create an atmosphere […]

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The investigators probing the Yamuna Expressway bus accident in which 29 people were killed have found that the driver of the bus probably fell asleep when the vehicle was at high speed, news agency PTI reported. While most of the passengers were sleeping when the accident happened and they are not aware of the actual […]

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West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee (WBPCC) president Somen Mitra on Wednesday resigned from the post, taking moral responsibility for the partys poor show in the state during the recently held Lok Sabha polls. However, Gaurav Gogoi, the Congress in-charge of the state has refused to accept his resignation and asked him to continue. The development […]

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File Photo: PM Modi, law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and then CJI Dipak Misra at National Law Day function in 2017. Arbitration Conciliation Act: According to the latest data, nearly thirty million court cases are pending in lower judiciary and more than 4 million cases are pending in high courts across the country. According to […]

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Rahul Gandhi watches Article 15: Hours after making his four-page statement and made his resignation public, triggering a tsunami of appeals from the fellow Congressmen on Wednesday, Rahul Gandhi was spotted watching a movie at a multiplex in New Delhi. An Instagram video, which has now gone viral, showed Rahul Gandhi watching Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer Article […]

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American analyst Martin Longman has dismissed the plagiarism charges levelled against Trinamool Congress lawmaker Mahua Moitra, whose fiery speech in the Parliament on seven signs of fascism went viral last week. Tweets have been doing the rounds alleging that the TMC lawmaker had lifted parts of her maiden speech in the Lok Sabha from Longmans […]

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The Allahabad High Court Friday issued notice to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a petition challenging his election from Varanasi parliamentary constituency. Justice M K Gupta fixed August 21 for hearing of the case. The petition was filed by former BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav, who was declared Samajwadi Party candidate from Varanasi but failed […]

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Four people have died and around 18 lakh have been affected in nine districts of Bihar which has come under the grip of floods due to excessive rains in Nepal. According to the Disaster Management Department, five rivers are flowing above the danger level due to torrential rains in the catchment areas bordering Nepal. The […]

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National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Tuesday demanded a CBI inquiry into the fake orders that had surfaced on social media over the past few days, leading to speculation that the Centre might be moving to scrap Article 35-A of the Constitution, which provides special rights of residency and jobs to the people of Jammu […]

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