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AllAfrica.com
Tribalism Rears Its Ugly Face in Race for New Voice of Soroti CountySoroti — As presidential and parliamentary elections draw near, the battle to r
Tribalism Rears Its Ugly Face in Race for New Voice of Soroti County
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Soroti — As presidential and parliamentary elections draw near, the battle to replace the incumbent Soroti County MP, Forum for Democratic Change's Peter Omolo, who is out of the race due to ill health, remains stiff Unfortunately, however,... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress gives duck to AAP, says first year a failureNew Delhi, Feb 13 : The Congress party on Saturday termed the first year of the
Congress gives duck to AAP, says first year a failure
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
New Delhi, Feb 13 : The Congress party on Saturday termed the first year of the Arvind Kejriwal government a "complete failure" and said the ruling party in Delhi has been "finding excuses not to work," betraying those who elected it to office. The... Read more
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dna
JNU row: Arvind Kejriwal slams Modi, but maintains anti-national activities shouldn't be toleratedArvind Kejriwal has joined the JNU debate and wrote on Twitter: "No anti-nation
JNU row: Arvind Kejriwal slams Modi, but maintains anti-national activities shouldn't be tolerated
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
Arvind Kejriwal has joined the JNU debate and wrote on Twitter: "No anti-national activity shud be tolerated under any circumstances. Those who did it must be identified and punished. Modi ji wants to terrorize everyone by using police." Meanwhile,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Students accuse govt of vendetta as JNU storm intensifiesThe storm at the Jawaharlal University intensified overnight with protesters du
Students accuse govt of vendetta as JNU storm intensifies
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The storm at the Jawaharlal University intensified overnight with protesters dubbing the arrest of students’ union leader Kanyaiya Kumar as an act of vendetta by the Centre while Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi accused the BJP-led government of... Read more
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The Economic Times
24, Akbar Road, which saw rise and fall of Congress for last 40 yearsNEW DELHI: It's like any other white-coloured bungalow with lush green lawns in
24, Akbar Road, which saw rise and fall of Congress for last 40 years
The Economic Times / Posted 17 hours ago
NEW DELHI: It's like any other white-coloured bungalow with lush green lawns in Lutyens' Delhi. The only indications of the political importance of 24, Akbar Road, are the flurry of activity, the hordes of people and the bank of television cameras... Read more
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asianage
Crackdown at JNU sets off huge stormtells cops: ‘Take strongest possible action’ JNU Students’ Union president Kan
Crackdown at JNU sets off huge storm
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
tells cops: ‘Take strongest possible action’ JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar was arrested on Friday after the Delhi police slapped a sedition case for an event held on Tuesday at the university’s campus over the hanging of... Read more
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asianage
Left: Emergency-like situation in JNURajnath says strong action against those who raise anti-India slogans ABVP mem
Left: Emergency-like situation in JNU
asianage / Posted 20 hours ago
Rajnath says strong action against those who raise anti-India slogans ABVP members shout slogans in front of India Gate on Friday during a protest against the JNU event to mark the anniversary of the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.... Read more
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asianage
Left Emergency-like situation in JNURajnath says strong action against those who raise anti-India slogans ABVP mem
Left Emergency-like situation in JNU
asianage / Posted 20 hours ago
Rajnath says strong action against those who raise anti-India slogans ABVP members shout slogans in front of India Gate on Friday during a protest against the JNU event to mark the anniversary of the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.... Read more
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The Telegraph
Bengal CPM backs alliance, over to DelhiCalcutta, Feb. 12: The CPM state committee today overwhelmingly advocated a Lef
Bengal CPM backs alliance, over to Delhi
The Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
Calcutta, Feb. 12: The CPM state committee today overwhelmingly advocated a Left-Congress alliance for the Assembly elections in Bengal although there were some dissenting voices, sources said. A pro-alliance source said 43 of the 54 state committee... Read more
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dna
Afzal Guru event at JNU: Students' Union President arrested, remanded to 3 days custodyThe JNU Students' Union President Kanhaiya Kumar remanded to three days’ police
Afzal Guru event at JNU: Students' Union President arrested, remanded to 3 days custody
dna / Posted yesterday
The JNU Students' Union President Kanhaiya Kumar remanded to three days’ police custody by Delhi court in connection with a case of sedition. Delhi Court on Friday sent JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar to three-day police custody. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma mocks opponentsParliament - President Jacob Zuma on Friday mocked the opposition, dismissing i
Zuma mocks opponents
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Parliament - President Jacob Zuma on Friday mocked the opposition, dismissing it as “useless” and ignorant after Cope and EFF MPs disrupted his State of the Nation Address and walked out. “They are showing how useless they are, people will never... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cosatu slams EFF's 'ageing juveniles'Johannesburg - The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Friday sl
Cosatu slams EFF's 'ageing juveniles'
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Johannesburg - The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Friday slammed the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) for disrupting of President Jacob Zuma’s State Of The Nation Address again in Parliament. Cosatu spokesman Sizwe Pamla said the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
"Tax Us. Please!" 200 Patriotic Millionaires Begtoday is Patriotic Millionaires chair, Morris Pearl. Welcome to OpEdNews, Morri
"Tax Us. Please!" 200 Patriotic Millionaires Beg
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
today is Patriotic Millionaires chair, Morris Pearl. Welcome to OpEdNews, Morris. JB: When greed is taken for granted and the gap between the very wealthy and the rest of us continues to grow to an unprecedented degree, the term Patriotic... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Malema: Zuma has plunged the economy into crisis EFF leader Julius Malema says the president has breached his oath of office.
Malema: Zuma has plunged the economy into crisis
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
EFF leader Julius Malema says the president has breached his oath of office. EFF leader Julius Malema addresses the media on proceedings at Sona 2016 outside of the National Assembly. Picture: Thomas... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma’s #SONA2016 backed by the ANC#SONA2016 / Cape Town - There was mixed reaction to President Jacob Zuma’s Stat
Zuma’s #SONA2016 backed by the ANC
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#SONA2016 / Cape Town - There was mixed reaction to President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday, with the ruling African National Congress backing their president and his vision for the country, and the official opposition... Read more
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iol.co.za
EFF kicked out of #SONA2016paragraphs about the need to fight racism. The EFF continued to disturb procee
EFF kicked out of #SONA2016
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
paragraphs about the need to fight racism. The EFF continued to disturb proceedings before being told to leave. Earlier, Congress of the People MPs walked out of the House after their leader Mosiuoa Lekota was booted after refusing to sit down... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Sona: Chaotic scenes as EFF thrown out of ParliamentThe Economic Freedom Fighters were thrown out within the first hour of Presiden
Sona: Chaotic scenes as EFF thrown out of Parliament
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
The Economic Freedom Fighters were thrown out within the first hour of President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation address on Thursday, as they consistently heckled the president and raised ongoing points of orders around his speech. The party’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lekota Calls for Dramatic Leadership Change to Restore ConfidenceWorkers prepare for the State of the Nation Address at the National Assembly pr
Lekota Calls for Dramatic Leadership Change to Restore Confidence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Workers prepare for the State of the Nation Address at the National Assembly precinct in Cape Town. By Matthew Le Cordeur, Fadia Salie and Dane Mcdonald South Africa needs a dramatic change of leadership, Congress of the People (Cope) leader... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mandela grandson booed on anniversary of day he walked to freedomfrom prison after 27 years. Today‚ February 11 2016‚ his political successor an
Mandela grandson booed on anniversary of day he walked to freedom
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
from prison after 27 years. Today‚ February 11 2016‚ his political successor and grandson Mandla Mandela‚ a member of parliament‚ was booed as he arrived at the State of the Nation Address. He was jeered as a traitor and sell-out. Mandla... Read more
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dna
Shiv Sena demands action against those who supported Ishrat Jahan"LeT operative", Shiv Sena on Thursday said all those who had supported her sho
Shiv Sena demands action against those who supported Ishrat Jahan
dna / Posted 2 days ago
"LeT operative", Shiv Sena on Thursday said all those who had supported her should now be booked and action taken against them. "Headley has only repeated what he had first said in Chicago. At that time, some people made her (Ishrat) a 'Jhansi ki... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mandla Mandela booed by #SONA2016 protestersHe was jeered as a traitor and sell-out. Earlier this week‚ the Congress of Tr
Mandla Mandela booed by #SONA2016 protesters
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
He was jeered as a traitor and sell-out. Earlier this week‚ the Congress of Traditional Leaders of South African (Contralesa) said Mandela should step down from his position as Mvezo chief following his weekend wedding to a Muslim woman and his... Read more
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The Times of India
TOI Edit: How the net neutrality fight was wonTaking on big telecom: Here’s how the net neutrality fight was won, but the bat
TOI Edit: How the net neutrality fight was won
The Times of India / Posted 2 days ago
Taking on big telecom: Here’s how the net neutrality fight was won, but the battle’s not over yet - TOI Blogs Taking on big telecom: Here’s how the net neutrality fight was won, but the battle’s not over yet A few days ago, the Telecom Regulatory... Read more
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The Economic Times
Congress yet to firm up plans on poll tie-up with CPMKOLKATA:At a time when Trinamool Congress and CPM are gearing up for April's As
Congress yet to firm up plans on poll tie-up with CPM
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
KOLKATA:At a time when Trinamool Congress and CPM are gearing up for April's Assembly elections, Congress is yet to join the race as the party high command has not yet cleared Bengal unit's plea for having a poll alliance with the CPM. Chief... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Grace Ally Threatens Mnangagwa With Death in Mugabe's PresenceAS ZANU PF succession fights threaten to tip the party over the cliff, Hurungwe
Grace Ally Threatens Mnangagwa With Death in Mugabe's Presence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
AS ZANU PF succession fights threaten to tip the party over the cliff, Hurungwe East MP Sarah Mahoka has threatened Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa with death in President Robert Mugabe's presence. Mahoka, who is the Women's League secretary of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
200 Patriotic Millionaires Beg: "Tax Us. Please!"today is Patriotic Millionaires chair, Morris Pearl. Welcome to OpEdNews, Morri
200 Patriotic Millionaires Beg: "Tax Us. Please!"
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
today is Patriotic Millionaires chair, Morris Pearl. Welcome to OpEdNews, Morris. JB: When greed is taken for granted and the gap between the very wealthy and the rest of us continues to grow to an unprecedented degree, the term Patriotic... Read more
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The Hindu
How Zuckerberg got the bluesThe campaign to save the Internet was led by many ordinary citizens. A thank-yo
How Zuckerberg got the blues
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The campaign to save the Internet was led by many ordinary citizens. A thank-you note Success has many parents. And now that the Save the Internet campaign has got a happy ending, there is no doubt that many will clamour for a share of the credit.... Read more
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New Kerala
Salary hike of MLAs will ensure corrupt-free state: TRS MPNew Delhi, Feb. 10 : Pitching for the increase in salaries of the MLAs and MLCs
Salary hike of MLAs will ensure corrupt-free state: TRS MP
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi, Feb. 10 : Pitching for the increase in salaries of the MLAs and MLCs in Telangana, TRS MP Jithender Reddy on Wednesday said that it would ensure a corrupt-free state. "We would now like to redesign our Telangana to a corruption-free and a... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Grace ally threatens Mnangagwa with deathAS ZANU PF succession fights threaten to tip the party over the cliff, Hurungwe
Grace ally threatens Mnangagwa with death
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
AS ZANU PF succession fights threaten to tip the party over the cliff, Hurungwe East MP Sarah Mahoka has threatened Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa in President Robert Mugabe’s presence. Mahoka who is the Women’s League secretary of finance spoke... Read more
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dna
Chaggan Bhujbal denies scam allegations, says BJP harassing his familyNationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Chaggan Bhujbal on Tuesday alleged that
Chaggan Bhujbal denies scam allegations, says BJP harassing his family
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Chaggan Bhujbal on Tuesday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government was targeting him and his family. Bhujbal, his son Pankaj and nephew Sameer have been under investigation in the Maharashtra... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Qualifies to Be a Member of ParliamentFolks, the other day there was what erupted as a debate between Hon. O.B. Amoah
Who Qualifies to Be a Member of Parliament
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Folks, the other day there was what erupted as a debate between Hon. O.B. Amoah and Hon. Fritz Baffour on who qualifies to be a Member of Parliament (MP). In fact, this issue has been on the lips of many, but then, who was to start the discussion for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UDC Beefs Up Gaolathe's SecurityBotswana's main opposition party Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) is not ta
UDC Beefs Up Gaolathe's Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Botswana's main opposition party Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) is not taking chances when it comes to the security of its leaders, it has disclosed. The UDC leaders have since 2014 revealed that there were plans by security agents to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Election War FearsKayihura, Lumumba reveal NRM's 2016 plan Just days to the Feb.18 general elect
Election War Fears
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Kayihura, Lumumba reveal NRM's 2016 plan Just days to the Feb.18 general election, tension and fear of election-related violence is rising across the country. Pressure has gone up over recent statements by the top leaders of the army, police, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wayward Preachers Belong in Kamiti, Says KenyattaBy Patrick Langat and Moses Odhiambo President Uhuru Kenyatta has for the seco
Wayward Preachers Belong in Kamiti, Says Kenyatta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Patrick Langat and Moses Odhiambo President Uhuru Kenyatta has for the second time warned rogue pastors who fleece their flock that their criminal behaviour should not go unpunished. Mr Kenyatta said there were a few wayward individuals that... Read more
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The Financial Express
Net neutrality: Facebook disappointed with Trai’s differential tariff decisiongiant Facebook today expressed disappointment over telecom regulator Trai’s dec
Net neutrality: Facebook disappointed with Trai’s differential tariff decision
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
giant Facebook today expressed disappointment over telecom regulator Trai’s decision not to allow differential pricing of data, saying it adversely impacts its free internet platform Free Basics. “Our goal with Free Basics is to bring more... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi lowering dignity of nation: KhargeLeader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha and MP, Mallikarjuna Kharge, has cast
Modi lowering dignity of nation: Kharge
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha and MP, Mallikarjuna Kharge, has castigated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “lowering the dignity of the country” abroad. Addressing a gathering of Congress party workers as part of the “Gram Swaraj “... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MP Lunguzi Says Govt 'In Denial' Over Malawi Maize CrisisVocal opposition lawmaker Juliana Lunguzi says government needs to stop pretend
MP Lunguzi Says Govt 'In Denial' Over Malawi Maize Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Vocal opposition lawmaker Juliana Lunguzi says government needs to stop pretending that people are not dying with starvation, saying the situation of the ground is dire. "I live on the ground people are suffering people are starving," said Lunguzi,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
5 Seized As TZ and India React to Violence On StudentsDar/Dodoma — Five suspects have been arrested in India over the assault of Tanz
5 Seized As TZ and India React to Violence On Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Dar/Dodoma — Five suspects have been arrested in India over the assault of Tanzanian students as MPs in Dodoma yesterday reacted strongly to reports of harassment, urging the government to send a strong protest note to the Indian government. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S - Angolan Ambassador Attends National Prayer BreakfastWashington — The Angolan ambassador to the United States of America, Agostinho
U.S - Angolan Ambassador Attends National Prayer Breakfast
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Washington — The Angolan ambassador to the United States of America, Agostinho Tavares, attended the National Prayer Breakfast, a yearly event held on the first Thursday of February in Washington D.C. This year's session was also attended by MP... Read more
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The Hindu
Make in India and hate in India cannot go together: TharoorTaking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress leader Shash
Make in India and hate in India cannot go together: Tharoor
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Taking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said policies like ‘Make in India’ and hatred cannot go together as he asserted that “outrageous” statements against minorities by ruling party members only... Read more
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asianage
Make in India and hatred cannot go together, says Shashi TharoorFormer minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. (Photo: PTI) Outrageous st
Make in India and hatred cannot go together, says Shashi Tharoor
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Former minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. (Photo: PTI) Outrageous statements against minorities by ruling party members only undermine the country's soft power, says Tharoor. Boston: Taking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister... Read more
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Business Standard India
Make in India and hate in India cannot go together: TharoorBefore India tries to leverage its soft power to increase its standing in the w
Make in India and hate in India cannot go together: Tharoor
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Before India tries to leverage its soft power to increase its standing in the world, first there is need to fix the problem at the domestic front, Tharoor saidBefore India tries to leverage... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CS Says Kenyatta Will Win Race As Wiper Watches Cord MovesWater Cabinet Secretary (CS) Eugene Wamalwa has asked top Western Kenya politic
CS Says Kenyatta Will Win Race As Wiper Watches Cord Moves
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Water Cabinet Secretary (CS) Eugene Wamalwa has asked top Western Kenya politicians to forget the presidency. He spoke a day after Ford Kenya party leader Moses Wetang'ula announced his bid for the top seat. Wiper leaders, on their part, said the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Make in India and hate in India cannot go together: Shashi Tharoor“An India that celebrates the common space of every identity, it would be a sec
Make in India and hate in India cannot go together: Shashi Tharoor
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
“An India that celebrates the common space of every identity, it would be a secure to be a Muslim, secure to be a kayastha… whatever you define yourself. Because all of those identities are made secure under the Indian identity,” Shashi Tharoor said.... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Make in India and hate in India can’t go together: Shashi TharoorTaking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress leader Shash
Make in India and hate in India can’t go together: Shashi Tharoor
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
Taking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said policies like ‘Make in India’ and hatred cannot go together as he asserted that “outrageous” statements against minorities by ruling party members only... Read more
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dna
Shashi Tharoor takes jibe at Modi government, says 'Make in India and hate in India' cannot go togetherTaking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress leader Shash
Shashi Tharoor takes jibe at Modi government, says 'Make in India and hate in India' cannot go together
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Taking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said policies like 'Make in India' and hatred cannot go together as he asserted that "outrageous" statements against minorities by ruling party members only... Read more
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The Economic Times
Make in India and hate in India cannot go together: Shashi TharoorBOSTON: Taking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress lead
Make in India and hate in India cannot go together: Shashi Tharoor
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
BOSTON: Taking a jibe at the Modi government, former minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said policies like 'Make in India' and hatred cannot go together as he asserted that "outrageous" statements against minorities by ruling party... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Ursula in touch with constituents – AidePolitics of Monday, 8 February 2016 Aide to Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Membe
Ursula in touch with constituents – Aide
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 5 days ago
Politics of Monday, 8 February 2016 Aide to Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Member of Parliament for Ablekuma West constituency, has said the lawmaker has not lost touch with her constituents, as was being peddled by her opponents. Mr Stallone Nyarko... Read more
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dna
No home sans toilet in next 2-3 years: Jharkhand CM Raghubar DasEvery home in Jharkhand will have a toilet in the next two-three years, Chief M
No home sans toilet in next 2-3 years: Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Every home in Jharkhand will have a toilet in the next two-three years, Chief Minister Raghubar Das said in Jamshedpur on Sunday. "The state government has set a target to build three lakh toilets in 2015-16. We have already constructed over two... Read more
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New Kerala
Mani Shankar Aiyar releases 'The Visionary: The Life and Rise of Tarun Gogoi'Guwahati, Feb 7 : Former Union Minister and present Congress MP Mani Shankar Ai
Mani Shankar Aiyar releases 'The Visionary: The Life and Rise of Tarun Gogoi'
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Guwahati, Feb 7 : Former Union Minister and present Congress MP Mani Shankar Aiyar on Sunday released the book 'The Visionary: The Life and Rise of Tarun Gogoi'- a picture biography at a function at Rabindra Bhawan in Guwahati. Reminiscing his days... Read more
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asianage
�Dalits face Rohith's ordeals daily... It's a pity we have no Lincoln'BJP MP and dalit leader Udit Raj — BUNNY SMITH Udit Raj, Bharatiya Janata Part
�Dalits face Rohith's ordeals daily... It's a pity we have no Lincoln'
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
BJP MP and dalit leader Udit Raj — BUNNY SMITH Udit Raj, Bharatiya Janata Party MP and dalit leader, firm in his belief that untouchability against dalits is all-pervasive, says that Rohith Vemula’s suicide could have been prevented if some positive... Read more
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