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The Hindu
Jagdeep S. Chhokar and Sanjay Kumar write on concurrent elections to State and Lok Sabha elections: The case against simultaneous pollsIf concurrent Lok Sabha and Assembly elections were to be a reality, it would g
Jagdeep S. Chhokar and Sanjay Kumar write on concurrent elections to State and Lok Sabha elections: The case against simultaneous polls
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
If concurrent Lok Sabha and Assembly elections were to be a reality, it would go against the political diversity essential for addressing the social diversity of India. Though spoken about for quite a few years, simultaneous elections for the Lok... Read more
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dna
Visitors banned from taking photo, video of Parliament House Complexthe country. The order prohibits photography and shooting of videos in the comp
Visitors banned from taking photo, video of Parliament House Complex
dna / Posted 37 minutes ago
the country. The order prohibits photography and shooting of videos in the complex by visitors, officers and staff of the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha Secretariat, and allied agencies. Prohibiting photography and video recording is part of the... Read more
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New Kerala
FIPB defers decision on Idea Cellular, clears Rs 2,300 crore FDI - newkerala.com #124153owing to steps taken to foster growth, investment climate, price stability and
FIPB defers decision on Idea Cellular, clears Rs 2,300 crore FDI - newkerala.com #124153
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
owing to steps taken to foster growth, investment climate, price stability and fiscal prudence, the government informed the Lok Sabha during the recently-concluded monsoon session. Reserve Bank of India data earlier this month showed the country's... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sena takes dig at Modi, says Pakistan PM now showing ‘56-inch chest’how Pakistan has been isolated over the issue,” an editorial in Sena mouthpiece
Sena takes dig at Modi, says Pakistan PM now showing ‘56-inch chest’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
how Pakistan has been isolated over the issue,” an editorial in Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana’ said. In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha election campaign, Modi had famously claimed at a poll rally in Uttar Pradesh that a “56 inch chest” can solve... Read more
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The Economic Times
Shiv Sena takes a dig at PM Narendra Modi, says Pakistan PM now showing "56-inch chest"how Pakistan has been isolated over the issue," an editorial in Sena mouthpiece
Shiv Sena takes a dig at PM Narendra Modi, says Pakistan PM now showing "56-inch chest"
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
how Pakistan has been isolated over the issue," an editorial in Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' said. In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha election campaign, Modi had famously claimed at a poll rally in Uttar Pradesh that a "56 inch chest" can solve... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Make In India Campaign Marks 2 Yearsin the last two years owing to steps taken to foster growth, investment climate
Make In India Campaign Marks 2 Years
SiliconIndia / Posted 6 hours ago
in the last two years owing to steps taken to foster growth, investment climate, price stability and fiscal prudence, the Lok Sabha was told during the recently-concluded monsoon session. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had said that "comprehensive... Read more
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The Hindu
Tainted mining minister Prajapati returns as Akhilesh expands cabinetworking under Shivpal Yadav before being moving on to the mining department, th
Tainted mining minister Prajapati returns as Akhilesh expands cabinet
The Hindu / Posted 8 hours ago
working under Shivpal Yadav before being moving on to the mining department, then held by the CM himself. Just before the Lok Sabha elections he was made a cabinet minister for mining. Keywords: UP mining minister, Gayatri Prasad Prajapati,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UP game changer? Congress’ loan-waiver campaign for farmers gains groundpromise because we have a proven record,” he adds. The Congress-led UPA govern
UP game changer? Congress’ loan-waiver campaign for farmers gains ground
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 hours ago
promise because we have a proven record,” he adds. The Congress-led UPA government waived off farm loans ahead of the 2009 Lok Sabha election that it went on to win. From party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who is on a month-long kisan yatra, to... Read more
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dna
Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal in Priyadarshan's next!start from April next year and take place in Mumbai and Punjab. Paresh has been
Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal in Priyadarshan's next!
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
start from April next year and take place in Mumbai and Punjab. Paresh has been busy with politics ever since he won the Lok Sabha ticket for the BJP and has done very few films, but he and Priyan are friends, so the actor is making time for this... Read more
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The Indian Express
Land dispute in MOga Village: AAP worker dead after Akali leader opens fire“It was their personal dispute but we got to know that Jagroop worked for AAP i
Land dispute in MOga Village: AAP worker dead after Akali leader opens fire
The Indian Express / Posted 17 hours ago
“It was their personal dispute but we got to know that Jagroop worked for AAP in Lok Sabha polls. So we came here out of courtesy,” said AAP’s Ludhiana west candidate Ahbaab Grewal.(representational Image) AN Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) worker died Sunday... Read more
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The Indian Express
Missing Ishrat Jahan papers: Delhi Police registers FIR on government complaintby the man heading the investigation had put a question mark on the integrity o
Missing Ishrat Jahan papers: Delhi Police registers FIR on government complaint
The Indian Express / Posted 19 hours ago
by the man heading the investigation had put a question mark on the integrity of the probe, which was announced in the Lok Sabha by Rajnath Singh on March 10. The Indian Express had also reported a phone conversation on April 25, 2016, between... Read more
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The Indian Express
PM Narendra Modi invokes Deendayal Upadhyay, tells BJP: Muslims are your ownthere is a need for a discussion to bring in change in the election procedures.
PM Narendra Modi invokes Deendayal Upadhyay, tells BJP: Muslims are your own
The Indian Express / Posted 19 hours ago
there is a need for a discussion to bring in change in the election procedures. Modi had backed the idea of holding both Lok Sabha and state assembly polls simultaneously. “People should have faith in the political system,” he told his... Read more
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The Telegraph
BJP adopts poverty thrustthat the poor were mostly out of the BJP's reach still, although sections of th
BJP adopts poverty thrust
The Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
that the poor were mostly out of the BJP's reach still, although sections of the poor had voted for Modi in the Lok Sabha election. "If not the Congress, the poor vote a third party like the Aam Aadmi Party or the RJD or the BSP but the... Read more
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asianage
For PM & BJP, a reality check(Mr Modi himself is a good example of this when he was Gujarat chief minister,
For PM & BJP, a reality check
asianage / Posted 21 hours ago
(Mr Modi himself is a good example of this when he was Gujarat chief minister, and later as he campaigned in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections), these cadres look for simple — even simplistic — solutions to complex problems, such as ties with... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mulayam Singh forced me into politics, says Ram Gopal Yadavand in 1992 became a Rajya Sabha MP. He has been renominated to the RS ever sin
Mulayam Singh forced me into politics, says Ram Gopal Yadav
The Economic Times / Posted 21 hours ago
and in 1992 became a Rajya Sabha MP. He has been renominated to the RS ever since, and in between, he represented the Agra Lok Sabha seat as well. Yadav said that allegations are being hurled against his nephew MLC Arvind Pratap Yadav out of ill... Read more
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The Hindu
Will ‘PK’ pull a rabbit out of the hat for Congress?won in 2012. And if it doesn’t help the party in 2017, there will be a party or
Will ‘PK’ pull a rabbit out of the hat for Congress?
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
won in 2012. And if it doesn’t help the party in 2017, there will be a party organisation for the battle of 2019, the next Lok Sabha elections, is the consensus. Even senior Congress leaders who insist that political planning, concept and strategy... Read more
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The Hindu
Interview with Sanjaya Baru, former Prime Minister Manmohnan Singh's media advisor: ‘Politicians were the heroes of 1991’Rao and successive prime ministers till 2014 managed to achieve quite a bit des
Interview with Sanjaya Baru, former Prime Minister Manmohnan Singh's media advisor: ‘Politicians were the heroes of 1991’
The Hindu / Posted 23 hours ago
Rao and successive prime ministers till 2014 managed to achieve quite a bit despite their parties not having a Lok Sabha majority. Does a consensual style help in achieving goals more than a secure majority may, because the latter... Read more
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asianage
On Pak, PM’s voice of sanity is welcomeshown by his predecessor in dealing with China and Pakistan, and appeared speci
On Pak, PM’s voice of sanity is welcome
asianage / Posted 23 hours ago
shown by his predecessor in dealing with China and Pakistan, and appeared specially sharp on this count in the 2014 Lok Sabha campaign. He was projecting himself as a so-called “strong” leader. This was in line with the ethos of the RSS and... Read more
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asianage
On Pak, PM's voice of sanity is welcomeshown by his predecessor in dealing with China and Pakistan, and appeared speci
On Pak, PM's voice of sanity is welcome
asianage / Posted 23 hours ago
shown by his predecessor in dealing with China and Pakistan, and appeared specially sharp on this count in the 2014 Lok Sabha campaign. He was projecting himself as a so-called “strong” leader. This was in line with the ethos of the RSS and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ahead of UP polls, BSP leader tells Brahmins to foster ‘bhaichara’ with Dalitsin her cabinet, 1,000 Brahmins lawyers were made district government counsel, a
Ahead of UP polls, BSP leader tells Brahmins to foster ‘bhaichara’ with Dalits
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 hours ago
in her cabinet, 1,000 Brahmins lawyers were made district government counsel, a dozen Brahmins were members of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha”, he said. Launching an attack on the BJP, Mishra said, “Amit Shah considers Brahmins an... Read more
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New Kerala
Merge Kashmir with Himachal Pradesh, suggests Bihar MP Pappu Yadav - newkerala.com #123703these two states could be a perfect and practical solution to the Kashmir probl
Merge Kashmir with Himachal Pradesh, suggests Bihar MP Pappu Yadav - newkerala.com #123703
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
these two states could be a perfect and practical solution to the Kashmir problem. Yadav represents Madhepura seat in Lok Sabha. He said India should aggressively raise the issue of PoK at the international forum and openly back the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Time to talk of poll reforms: PMdo it then it will go a long way in making democracy healthy,” the Prime Minist
Time to talk of poll reforms: PM
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
do it then it will go a long way in making democracy healthy,” the Prime Minister said. In the past, Modi has spoken in favour of holding the Lok Sabha and state assembly polls simultaneously as continuous cycle of elections hamper government’s wo... Read more
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asianage
‘It’s time for consultations on reforms’: Modi pitches for simultaneous pollsdo it then it will go a long way in making democracy healthy,” the Prime Minist
‘It’s time for consultations on reforms’: Modi pitches for simultaneous polls
asianage / Posted yesterday
do it then it will go a long way in making democracy healthy,” the Prime Minister said. In the past, Modi has spoken in favour of holding the Lok Sabha and state assembly polls simultaneously as continuous cycle of elections hamper government s wo... Read more
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asianage
�It's time for consultations on reforms' Modi pitches for simultaneous pollsdo it then it will go a long way in making democracy healthy,” the Prime Minist
�It's time for consultations on reforms' Modi pitches for simultaneous polls
asianage / Posted yesterday
do it then it will go a long way in making democracy healthy,” the Prime Minister said. In the past, Modi has spoken in favour of holding the Lok Sabha and state assembly polls simultaneously as continuous cycle of elections hamper government s wo... Read more
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The Economic Times
Time has come for consultations on poll reformsdo it then it will go a long way in making democracy healthy," the Prime Minist
Time has come for consultations on poll reforms
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
do it then it will go a long way in making democracy healthy," the Prime Minister said. In the past, Modi has spoken in favour of holding the Lok Sabha and state assembly polls simultaneously as continuous cycle of elections hamper government's wo... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Maya fires fresh salvo at PM, says Modi engaging in ‘emotional blackmail’linked to public welfare and social security would cost the BJP not just in the
Maya fires fresh salvo at PM, says Modi engaging in ‘emotional blackmail’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
linked to public welfare and social security would cost the BJP not just in the forthcoming assembly polls but in 2019 Lok Sabha elections as well.” She also questioned BJP government’s Kashmir policy. The BSP leader said, “Instead of... Read more
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The Economic Times
No talks with those who don't believe in Indian Constitution: Amit ShahBal Gangadhar Tilak, saying he had infused hope and aspiration among masses wit
No talks with those who don't believe in Indian Constitution: Amit Shah
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Bal Gangadhar Tilak, saying he had infused hope and aspiration among masses with his "Gujarat model" during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and later with his work in the same way Tilak gave voice to the nation's discontent with the colonial... Read more
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dna
No talking to people who don't respect constitution: Amit Shah hits out at Kashmiri separatistsfighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak, saying he had infused hope and aspiration among ma
No talking to people who don't respect constitution: Amit Shah hits out at Kashmiri separatists
dna / Posted yesterday
fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak, saying he had infused hope and aspiration among masses with his Gujarat model during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and later with his work in the same way Tilak gave voice to the nation s discontent with the colonial... Read more
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The Economic Times
Make in India campaign marks 2 years on Sundayin the last two years owing to steps taken to foster growth, investment climate
Make in India campaign marks 2 years on Sunday
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
in the last two years owing to steps taken to foster growth, investment climate, price stability and fiscal prudence, the Lok Sabha was told during the recently-concluded monsoon session. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had said that "comprehensive... Read more
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New Kerala
Make in India campaign marks 2 years on Sunday - newkerala.com #123597in the last two years owing to steps taken to foster growth, investment climate
Make in India campaign marks 2 years on Sunday - newkerala.com #123597
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
in the last two years owing to steps taken to foster growth, investment climate, price stability and fiscal prudence, the Lok Sabha was told during the recently-concluded monsoon session. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had said that "comprehensive... Read more
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dna
BJP National Meet Session 2: Watch livestreaming of PM Modi's speechfighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak, saying he had infused hope and aspiration among ma
BJP National Meet Session 2: Watch livestreaming of PM Modi's speech
dna / Posted yesterday
fighter Bal Gangadhar Tilak, saying he had infused hope and aspiration among masses with his Gujarat model during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and later with his work in the same way Tilak gave voice to the nation s discontent with the colonial... Read more
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The Economic Times
Parliamentary panel to examine merger of budgetsthe "Budgetary Reforms including Merger of Railways Budget with General Budget
Parliamentary panel to examine merger of budgets
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
the "Budgetary Reforms including Merger of Railways Budget with General Budget -- Ramifications thereof," according to the Lok Sabha bulletin dated September 22. As part of a major overhaul of the budget process, the Cabinet headed by Prime... Read more
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asianage
Parliamentary panel to examine merger of Railway Budget with General Budgetthe "Budgetary Reforms including Merger of Railways Budget with General Budget
Parliamentary panel to examine merger of Railway Budget with General Budget
asianage / Posted yesterday
the "Budgetary Reforms including Merger of Railways Budget with General Budget -- Ramifications thereof," according to the Lok Sabha bulletin dated September 22. As part of a major overhaul of the budget process, the Cabinet headed by Prime... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Parliamentary panel to examine merger of budgetsthe “Budgetary Reforms including Merger of Railways Budget with General Budget
Parliamentary panel to examine merger of budgets
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
the “Budgetary Reforms including Merger of Railways Budget with General Budget -- Ramifications thereof,” according to the Lok Sabha bulletin dated September 22. As part of a major overhaul of the budget process, the Cabinet headed by Prime... Read more
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dna
Parliamentary panel to examine merger of Railway Budget with General Budgetthe "Budgetary Reforms including Merger of Railways Budget with General Budget
Parliamentary panel to examine merger of Railway Budget with General Budget
dna / Posted yesterday
the "Budgetary Reforms including Merger of Railways Budget with General Budget -- Ramifications thereof," according to the Lok Sabha bulletin dated September 22. As part of a major overhaul of the budget process, the Cabinet headed by Prime... Read more
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The Telegraph
Light on Test experience,panel has a point to proveuncalled for," the top source pointed out. It's possible that Board president
Light on Test experience,panel has a point to prove
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
uncalled for," the top source pointed out. It's possible that Board president Anurag Thakur, a BJP member of the Lok Sabha who inherited a crown of thorns (in May), also received calls from worried former India players. That apart, it's... Read more
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asianage
BJP prepares for 2019 Lok Sabha pollsmeet here on Saturday, party president Amit Shah asked the state leadership to
BJP prepares for 2019 Lok Sabha polls
asianage / Posted yesterday
meet here on Saturday, party president Amit Shah asked the state leadership to prepare a list of candidates for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The meeting also decided to spread Antyodaya Anna Yojana scheme launched by former Jan Sangh president... Read more
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The Economic Times
How Sikkim became the cleanest state, and is working towards becoming poverty-free in four yearsmainly roads. For citizens of Sikkim, though, the theme song may well be "Don'
How Sikkim became the cleanest state, and is working towards becoming poverty-free in four years
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
mainly roads. For citizens of Sikkim, though, the theme song may well be "Don't Worry, Be Happy". As Sikkim's lone Lok Sabha MP Prem Das Rai says: "Because of clean living, people in Sikkim are healthy and happy. I can claim Sikkim is one... Read more
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dna
‘Let’s go to war against poverty’: Why every Pakistani must listen to PM Modi's speechwhy mislead people by talking of Kashmir?” The pièce de résistance came at the
‘Let’s go to war against poverty’: Why every Pakistani must listen to PM Modi's speech
dna / Posted yesterday
why mislead people by talking of Kashmir?” The pièce de résistance came at the very end when Modi borrowed from his 2014 Lok Sabha campaign plank to internationalise the Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas promise and sold the development dreamt to Pakistan:... Read more
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Business Standard India
Shashi Tharoor calls for a refugee policythe past but lacks a legal framework for the same. We need a Bill for this," Th
Shashi Tharoor calls for a refugee policy
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
the past but lacks a legal framework for the same. We need a Bill for this," Tharoor told Business Standard. The Congress Lok Sabha MP (Member of Parliament) from Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala, who recently met Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Verbal belligerence’ no substitute for policy, action: Opposition targets Modiissues. “The Prime Minister believes only in rhetoric, we have seen and heard
‘Verbal belligerence’ no substitute for policy, action: Opposition targets Modi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
issues. “The Prime Minister believes only in rhetoric, we have seen and heard him saying these things during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and are hearing it again. It seems Modi believes he is still in the opposition because we have heard only... Read more
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The Economic Times
Narendra Modi only believes in rhetoric:issues. "The Prime Minister believes only in rhetoric, we have seen and heard
Narendra Modi only believes in rhetoric:
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
issues. "The Prime Minister believes only in rhetoric, we have seen and heard him saying these things during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and are hearing it again. It seems Modi believes he is still in the opposition because we have heard only... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi only believes in rhetoric: newkerala.com #123353issues. "The Prime Minister believes only in rhetoric, we have seen and heard
Modi only believes in rhetoric: newkerala.com #123353
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
issues. "The Prime Minister believes only in rhetoric, we have seen and heard him saying these things during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and are hearing it again. It seems Modi believes he is still in the opposition because we have heard only... Read more
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New Kerala
Race Course Metro station will now be Lok Kalyan Marg station - newkerala.com #123310is located, was renamed Lok Kalyan Marg on Wednesday. BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi,
Race Course Metro station will now be Lok Kalyan Marg station - newkerala.com #123310
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
is located, was renamed Lok Kalyan Marg on Wednesday. BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi, who represents New Delhi constituency in the Lok Sabha, had suggested that Race Course Road must be renamed as Ekatma Marg. On the other hand, the AAP had proposed that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Centre intervenes as Odisha-Chhattisgarh dispute over Mahanadi boilsSingh, saying the CM of the BJP-ruled state has forgotten about the issue now.
Centre intervenes as Odisha-Chhattisgarh dispute over Mahanadi boils
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Singh, saying the CM of the BJP-ruled state has forgotten about the issue now. Patnaik has already met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. His party MPs stalled Lok Sabha proceedings for a day, accusing the Centre of being biased in favour of Chhattisga... Read more
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asianage
Panel for 27 per cent quota to orphansmeant for OBCs. But the ministry dropped the provision after protests from OBC
Panel for 27 per cent quota to orphans
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
meant for OBCs. But the ministry dropped the provision after protests from OBC groups, and there was no mention of reservation for transgenders in the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill which was introduced in the Lok Sabha in A... Read more
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Business Standard India
Poverty a priority over terrorism at BJP meetthen prime minister Indira Gandhi’s ‘garibi hatao, desh bachao’, end poverty to
Poverty a priority over terrorism at BJP meet
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
then prime minister Indira Gandhi’s ‘garibi hatao, desh bachao’, end poverty to save the country, in the run up to the 1971 Lok Sabha polls. BJP leaders said it was an effort to claim a space that the Congress has occupied in the public imagination... Read more
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Business Standard India
Aadhaar can't be mandatory, reiterates Supreme Courtpetition supported by the Congress party questioning concerns of privacy and th
Aadhaar can't be mandatory, reiterates Supreme Court
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
petition supported by the Congress party questioning concerns of privacy and the passage of the law as a Money Bill in the Lok Sabha is also pending before the apex court, though notices have not been issued in the case as yet. At the moment,... Read more
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The Hindu
Siddaramaiah stock rises amid Cauvery crisistaking up the issue with the Centre and writing to Chief Ministers of the conce
Siddaramaiah stock rises amid Cauvery crisis
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
taking up the issue with the Centre and writing to Chief Ministers of the concerned States. Leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha M. Mallikarjun Kharge led a protest of Congress MPs in front of the Mahatma Gandhi statue at the State Secretariat... Read more
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