Despite speculations that poll strategist Prashant Kishor would attend the Trinamool Congress Martyrs Day rally on Sunday, he gave it a miss. The media had been rife with speculations that Kishor, also a senior functionary of the BJPs alliance partner Janata Dal (United), would attend the rally. Prashant Kishor did not attend the rally. He […]

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Bihar flood: The flood situation in Bihar remained grim with 85.60 lakh people in 1,253 panchayats being under the grip of the deluge, even as the toll stayed at 127 with no fresh deaths being reported on Saturday, officials said. Among the 13 districts affected by the deluge, Sitamarhi and Madhubani were the worst-affected with […]

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There is a larger conspiracy to give the clean chit to former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav, his son Akhilesh and others in the disproportionate assets (DA) case, Congress activist Vishwanath Chaturvedi has told the Supreme Court. A larger conspiracy to cover up the criminal case and to give clean chit to them […]

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The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the mediation committee it had set up on the Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute to continue its efforts to resolve the three-decades-old case through mutual agreement till July 31. The court, at an earlier hearing on July 10 seeking early hearing in the case, had asked the panel to […]

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Assam Flood Situation Grim: The flood situation in Assam has deteriorated as it spread to 17 districts affecting 4.23 lakh people with many rivers flowing above the danger level in various places, officials said. According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), three people were killed in rain and flood-related incidents in Golaghat, Dhemaji […]

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The government has reconstituted the Group of Ministers looking after the issues of how to prevent sexual harassment at workplace and strengthen legal frameworks with Home Minister Amit Shah replacing his predecessor Rajnath Singh, officials said on Wednesday. The other members of the reconstituted GoM are: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank […]

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The 15 rebel MLAs of the Congress and the JD(S) have sought four weeks time to appear before speaker K R Ramesh Kumar in connection with the plea for their disqualification from the State Assembly. Yes, we have sought four weeks time from the speaker. We have approached the speaker through our advocate, Hunsur JD(S) […]

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As floods continue to ravage Bihar and Assam, nearly 1.11 crore people have been affected in the two eastern states. The total death toll in Bihar and Assam rose to 166 on Sunday with 102 in Bihar and 64 in Assam. On Saturday, five more casualties were reported in each of the two states. Assam […]

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Days after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Ladakh Jamyang Tsering Namgyal delivered a fiery speech in Lok Sabha on Tuesday during debate over revoking of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir. The video of his speech soon went viral and his popularity has now soared leaps and bounds on social media. The young lawmakers […]

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Disarray within Lalu Prasads RJD once again came to the fore on Friday when his younger son and heir apparent Tejashwi Yadav remained conspicuous by his absence at a crucial party meeting held here. RJD sources said the meeting was convened in the backdrop of speculations that following the partys debacle in the Lok Sabha […]

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