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New Kerala
Bodo outfits to restart statehood movement on August 30 - newkerala.com #109834time, four rounds of talks were held to discuss the issue. However, nothing was
Bodo outfits to restart statehood movement on August 30 - newkerala.com #109834
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
time, four rounds of talks were held to discuss the issue. However, nothing was done to fulfill our demand. Before the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the BJP assured us to fulfill our demands. The BJP also included the assurance in their election... Read more
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The Economic Times
Amit Shah asks BJP West Bengal unit to prepare road map for 2019 Lok Sabha polls"Recently, we had a meeting with Amit Shah ji in New Delhi and we have been ask
Amit Shah asks BJP West Bengal unit to prepare road map for 2019 Lok Sabha polls
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
"Recently, we had a meeting with Amit Shah ji in New Delhi and we have been asked to prepare a road map for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. This will include the path to be followed to win maximum number of seats in the state in 2019," state BJP unit chief... Read more
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Calcutta News
Mamata trying to sell 'Bengal model' to national audiencefast to emerge as a key player in Delhi. Incidentally, Trinamool, with its 34 M
Mamata trying to sell 'Bengal model' to national audience
Calcutta News / Posted 3 hours ago
fast to emerge as a key player in Delhi. Incidentally, Trinamool, with its 34 MPs, is the fourth-largest party in the Lok Sabha, after the BJP, the Congress and the AIADMK. "The way she has been promoting her pet socio-economic projects and... Read more
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New Kerala
Mamata trying to sell 'Bengal model' to national audience ( - newkerala.com #109747fast to emerge as a key player in Delhi. Incidentally, Trinamool, with its 34 M
Mamata trying to sell 'Bengal model' to national audience ( - newkerala.com #109747
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
fast to emerge as a key player in Delhi. Incidentally, Trinamool, with its 34 MPs, is the fourth-largest party in the Lok Sabha, after the BJP, the Congress and the AIADMK. "The way she has been promoting her pet socio-economic projects and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Why the 16th Lok Sabha was most poetic in Indian Parliament’s historyWith a series of key legislation debated and passed, the 16th Lok Sabha was amo
Why the 16th Lok Sabha was most poetic in Indian Parliament’s history
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 hours ago
With a series of key legislation debated and passed, the 16th Lok Sabha was among India’s most important parliamentary sessions, but members made sure it was also the most poetic session in history. Between February and May 2016, members of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tripura tribal state demand has roots in a British-era literacy movementduring the 2003 assembly election but joined the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Nat
Tripura tribal state demand has roots in a British-era literacy movement
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
during the 2003 assembly election but joined the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance ahead of the 2004 Lok Sabha polls. Both BJP and TMC are believed to have backed IPFT in the tribal council by-poll on Tuesday. While BJP... Read more
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dna
Nationalism mattersare fought on local issues, there is no doubt that the BJP’s constant harping o
Nationalism matters
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
are fought on local issues, there is no doubt that the BJP’s constant harping on nationalism is aimed with the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in mind. The challenge for both national and regional parties in the opposition is cut out, but going by... Read more
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asianage
Be more circumspect on ‘nationalism’ issuea major electoral contest in Uttar Pradesh in six months’ time that is likely t
Be more circumspect on ‘nationalism’ issue
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
a major electoral contest in Uttar Pradesh in six months’ time that is likely to have a bearing on its chances in the 2019 Lok Sabha election. Even so, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi was expected to calibrate his message in a manner that gives no... Read more
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asianage
Be more circumspect on �nationalism' issuea major electoral contest in Uttar Pradesh in six months’ time that is likely t
Be more circumspect on �nationalism' issue
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
a major electoral contest in Uttar Pradesh in six months’ time that is likely to have a bearing on its chances in the 2019 Lok Sabha election. Even so, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi was expected to calibrate his message in a manner that gives no... Read more
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The Economic Times
Strength of 1 lakh men to carry forward BJP's UP drivefact, the source confided that Sunil Bansal, UP BJP general secretary (Organisa
Strength of 1 lakh men to carry forward BJP's UP drive
The Economic Times / Posted 15 hours ago
fact, the source confided that Sunil Bansal, UP BJP general secretary (Organisation) who assisted Amit Shah during 2014 Lok Sabha in the state, has held meetings across various divisions in the state to assign the responsibilities for each of... Read more
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The Hindu
Speaking truth to powerthe opposition, no matter how insignificant or limited its bench strength, to i
Speaking truth to power
The Hindu / Posted 16 hours ago
the opposition, no matter how insignificant or limited its bench strength, to intervene and to question. But unlike in the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha so far, the eviction or suspension of opposition members is becoming disturbingly routine in... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajya Sabha members’ work to be appraisedPerformance parameters of Lok Sabha members are usually set over what they deli
Rajya Sabha members’ work to be appraised
The Hindu / Posted 16 hours ago
Performance parameters of Lok Sabha members are usually set over what they deliver to their constituents apart from their performance within Parliament in debates. In the case of Rajya Sabha members it is limited (mostly) to their interventions in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nitin Gadkari made Goa poll in-chargeShah made Laxman Giluwa the chief of the party's Jharkhand unit after accepting
Nitin Gadkari made Goa poll in-charge
Business Standard India / Posted 16 hours ago
Shah made Laxman Giluwa the chief of the party's Jharkhand unit after accepting the resignation of Tala Marandi. Giluwa, a Lok Sabha member, is also a tribal like Marandi whose short tenure at the helm was mired in controversies and caused... Read more
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asianage
Prasar Bharati turns down request by Delhi Assembly Speakeras the Vidhan Sabha secretary. Deputy Secretary (services) Anupama Chakravorty
Prasar Bharati turns down request by Delhi Assembly Speaker
asianage / Posted 16 hours ago
as the Vidhan Sabha secretary. Deputy Secretary (services) Anupama Chakravorty had conveyed the Speaker’s request to the AIR D-G. Before moving to Delhi Assembly, Mr Suryadevara served Lok Sabha for five years and Rajya Sabha for over si... Read more
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The Hindu
BSF refutes claim of giving training to Narayani Sena, TMC steps up attacksmuggling?” senior TMC leader and state parliamentary affairs Minister Partha C
BSF refutes claim of giving training to Narayani Sena, TMC steps up attack
The Hindu / Posted 18 hours ago
smuggling?” senior TMC leader and state parliamentary affairs Minister Partha Chatterjee said. Leader of the party in the Lok Sabha, Sudip Bandyopadhyay accused the Centre of interfering in the law and order of the State. He accused the BJP of... Read more
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dna
200% decline in communal riots during Modi govt: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvirecruitment of persons belonging to minority communities has gone up during Mod
200% decline in communal riots during Modi govt: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
recruitment of persons belonging to minority communities has gone up during Modi government's stint. Replying to a query in Lok Sabha on May 4, Minister of State in PMO, Jitendra Singh, had said that as per the data received for 2013-14 by... Read more
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The Economic Times
Uma Bharati invites Naveen, Raman to resolve Mahanadi issuein Mahanadi during the non-monsoon period in Odisha is in the state's interest
Uma Bharati invites Naveen, Raman to resolve Mahanadi issue
The Economic Times / Posted 19 hours ago
in Mahanadi during the non-monsoon period in Odisha is in the state's interest and has been clarified during debates in the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on the issue, Pradhan said adding that there should not be any compromise on Odisha's... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi to address BJP Rajya Sabha members on August 31 - newkerala.com #109625Prime Minister is likely to take stock of work of Rajya Sabha members. Modi ha
Modi to address BJP Rajya Sabha members on August 31 - newkerala.com #109625
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
Prime Minister is likely to take stock of work of Rajya Sabha members. Modi had earlier sought a report card of party's Lok Sabha members during monsoon session of Parliament. Sources said that Rajya Members are likely to be assigned the work... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gadkari made Goa poll in-charge, new Jharkhand BJP chief namedShah made Laxman Giluwa the chief of the party’s Jharkhand unit after accepting
Gadkari made Goa poll in-charge, new Jharkhand BJP chief named
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Shah made Laxman Giluwa the chief of the party’s Jharkhand unit after accepting the resignation of Tala Marandi. Giluwa, a Lok Sabha member, is also a tribal like Marandi whose short tenure at the helm was mired in controversies and caused... Read more
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dna
Third non-BJP state Delhi ratifies 'big reform' GST billlegislatures before the President can notify the GST council which will decide
Third non-BJP state Delhi ratifies 'big reform' GST bill
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
legislatures before the President can notify the GST council which will decide the new tax rate and other issues. The Lok Sabha had passed the GST bill on August 9 while Rajya Sabha cleared it on August 4. In his remarks, Sisodia said there... Read more
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New Kerala
Ramya sedition row: Cong dragging in PM's name to attract media - newkerala.com #109601had gone for the SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference, said that "Pakistan i
Ramya sedition row: Cong dragging in PM's name to attract media - newkerala.com #109601
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
had gone for the SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference, said that "Pakistan is not hell, people there are like us", outraged' by which, a lawyer in Karnataka filed a case of sedition against the former Lok Sabha MP, who also goes by the name Ra... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi Assembly ratifies Goods and Services Tax bill - newkerala.com #109559Delhi as a state under the new Constitutional amendment to Art 366 - step in ri
Delhi Assembly ratifies Goods and Services Tax bill - newkerala.com #109559
New Kerala / Posted 21 hours ago
Delhi as a state under the new Constitutional amendment to Art 366 - step in right direction finally, he said. The Lok Sabha on Aug 8 unanimously passed the 122nd Constitutional Amendment Bill as amended by the Rajya Sabha with even Prime... Read more
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dna
Ramya sedition row: BJP claims Congress dragging PM Modi to get media coveragehad gone for the SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference, said that "Pakistan i
Ramya sedition row: BJP claims Congress dragging PM Modi to get media coverage
dna / Posted 22 hours ago
had gone for the SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference, said that "Pakistan is not hell, people there are like us". Outraged by which, a lawyer in Karnataka filed a case of sedition against the former Lok Sabha MP, who also goes by the name R... Read more
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The Economic Times
Delhi Assembly ratifies "big reform" GST billlegislatures before the President can notify the GST council which will decide
Delhi Assembly ratifies "big reform" GST bill
The Economic Times / Posted 22 hours ago
legislatures before the President can notify the GST council which will decide the new tax rate and other issues. The Lok Sabha had passed the GST bill on August 9 while Rajya Sabha cleared it on August 4. In his remarks, Sisodia said there... Read more
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The Hindu
NDA II, tech-savvy, yet arm's lengthhas been, however, the fact that it is the first government in nearly three dec
NDA II, tech-savvy, yet arm's length
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
has been, however, the fact that it is the first government in nearly three decades to enjoy a full majority in the Lok Sabha. At least two generations of political reporters haven’t seen what that looks like; I certainly haven’t. Thus it... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi Assembly ratifies 'big reform' GST billlegislatures before the President can notify the GST council which will decide
Delhi Assembly ratifies 'big reform' GST bill
Business Standard India / Posted 22 hours ago
legislatures before the President can notify the GST council which will decide the new tax rate and other issues. The Lok Sabha had passed the GST bill on August 9 while Rajya Sabha cleared it on August 4. In his remarks, Sisodia said there... Read more
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The Hindu
Delhi’s waste chokes Yamuna of all aquatic lifefor Science and Environment, quotes government data to substantiate these figur
Delhi’s waste chokes Yamuna of all aquatic life
The Hindu / Posted 23 hours ago
for Science and Environment, quotes government data to substantiate these figures. According to numbers provided in the Lok Sabha, she says, the quantity of DO at Nizamuddin is 1.5 mg/l and at Okhla it is 2.4 mg/l. “The formation of coliform... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajnath should talk to people of Kashmir to restore normalcy: Cong - newkerala.com #109472Kashmir into confidence and hold talks with them to ensure that normalcy is res
Rajnath should talk to people of Kashmir to restore normalcy: Cong - newkerala.com #109472
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
Kashmir into confidence and hold talks with them to ensure that normalcy is restored in the state. Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, said the Home Minister should talk to the people of Kashmir during his two-day visit so that... Read more
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New Kerala
Ramya sedition row: Cong dragging in PM's name to attract media - newkerala.com #109465had gone for the SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference, said that "Pakistan i
Ramya sedition row: Cong dragging in PM's name to attract media - newkerala.com #109465
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
had gone for the SAARC Young Parliamentarians Conference, said that "Pakistan is not hell, people there are like us", outraged' by which, a lawyer in Karnataka filed a case of sedition against the former Lok Sabha MP, who also goes by the name Ra... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi expresses concern over flood situation in Varanasi - newkerala.com #109398the city to assist the affected people. "NDRF teams are present at Varanasi fo
Modi expresses concern over flood situation in Varanasi - newkerala.com #109398
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
the city to assist the affected people. "NDRF teams are present at Varanasi for rescue and relief work. The MP office there is working round the clock to provide all assistance," he added. Modi is the Lok Sabha member from the Varanasi constituen... Read more
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The Hindu
NDA II, tech-savvy, yet arm's lengthhas been, however, the fact that it is the first government in nearly three dec
NDA II, tech-savvy, yet arm's length
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
has been, however, the fact that it is the first government in nearly three decades to enjoy a full majority in the Lok Sabha. At least two generations of political reporters haven’t seen what that looks like; I certainly haven’t. Thus it... Read more
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New Kerala
Scorpene leak: Congress for thorough probe, says 'don't pass the buck' - newkerala.com #109362New Delhi, Aug. 24 : Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, on
Scorpene leak: Congress for thorough probe, says 'don't pass the buck' - newkerala.com #109362
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Aug. 24 : Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, on Wednesday demanded a through probe into the leak of documents related to Scorpene submarine and asked Defence Minister Manohjar Parrikar not to take this issue lightly as... Read more
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New Kerala
Maharashtra seeks CBI probe into missing tiger - newkerala.com #109367April 18 from Vidarbha region of eastern Maharashtra. The meeting follows a st
Maharashtra seeks CBI probe into missing tiger - newkerala.com #109367
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
April 18 from Vidarbha region of eastern Maharashtra. The meeting follows a statement by the Bharatiya Janata Party's Lok Sabha member from the Bhandara-Gondiya constituency, Nana Patole, on Tuesday that the magnificent tiger may have een... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi deeply concerned by flood situation in Varanasi - newkerala.com #109285situation in Varanasi. PMO is closely monitoring the situation is in touch with
PM Modi deeply concerned by flood situation in Varanasi - newkerala.com #109285
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
situation in Varanasi. PMO is closely monitoring the situation is in touch with with local authorities, Varanasi is Modis Lok Sabha constituency. Asserting that NDRF teams are present there, the PM assured the affected public of providing... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi's waste chokes Yamuna of all aquatic life - newkerala.com #109259for Science and Environment, quotes government data to substantiate these figur
Delhi's waste chokes Yamuna of all aquatic life - newkerala.com #109259
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
for Science and Environment, quotes government data to substantiate these figures. According to numbers provided in the Lok Sabha, she says, the quantity of DO at Nizamuddin is 1.5 mg/l and at Okhla it is 2.4 mg/l. "The formation of coliform... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Maharashtra forest dept to ask PM for CBI probe into disappearance of tigerMinister demanding an investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI
Maharashtra forest dept to ask PM for CBI probe into disappearance of tiger
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Minister demanding an investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the missing big cat.” Meanwhile, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Bhandara-Gondia, Nana Patole, also said that he would seek PM’s intervention into the matter. Patole... Read more
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dna
As hunt for missing tiger Jai continues, minister Sudhir Munguntriwar to demand CBI probeMinister demanding investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) i
As hunt for missing tiger Jai continues, minister Sudhir Munguntriwar to demand CBI probe
dna / Posted yesterday
Minister demanding investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the missing big cat." Meanwhile, BJP Lok Sabha MP from Bhandara-Gondia, Nana Patole, also said that he would seek PM's intervention into the matter. Patole... Read more
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The Indian Express
AAP on lookout for a house in Punjab for Delhi CM Kejriwalthem that the life does not end at Vidhan Sabha elections. There would be score
AAP on lookout for a house in Punjab for Delhi CM Kejriwal
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
them that the life does not end at Vidhan Sabha elections. There would be scores of election like municipal corporation, Lok Sabha and there would be many political postings in boards and corporations. They wild all be adjusted in some way or the... Read more
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The Indian Express
Nationalists are with us, let’s reach out to Dalits, backwards: PM Modi to partythinkers belonged to his party. If the party’s Allahabad national executive wa
Nationalists are with us, let’s reach out to Dalits, backwards: PM Modi to party
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
thinkers belonged to his party. If the party’s Allahabad national executive was a warm-up exercise to gear for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, today’s meeting was a firm beginning to put in action changes in the party’s pan-Indian political... Read more
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The Indian Express
Paternity leave will be just a holiday for men, says Maneka Gandhito bring the Bill into immediate effect, Maneka said that the Maternity Benefit
Paternity leave will be just a holiday for men, says Maneka Gandhi
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
to bring the Bill into immediate effect, Maneka said that the Maternity Benefit Bill will have to wait to be passed in Lok Sabha until the winter session of Parliament. The WCD Ministry, meanwhile, is planning on introducing “safeguards to... Read more
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The Telegraph
Hell hath no fury like Pak-stung patriotprivate complaint under the Criminal Procedure Code. The complaint alleged that
Hell hath no fury like Pak-stung patriot
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
private complaint under the Criminal Procedure Code. The complaint alleged that Ramya, despite being a former member of the Lok Sabha, "insulted India" by "appreciating Pakistan which is a traditional enemy" of the country. The complainant asked... Read more
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The Telegraph
Gajapati link in heart of Chennaiyear. It was in the early eighties that Gopinath decided to go back to Odisha.
Gajapati link in heart of Chennai
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
year. It was in the early eighties that Gopinath decided to go back to Odisha. He entered politics and was elected to the Lok Sabha twice in 1989 and 1991 on a Congress ticket from Behrampur. "We lost touch with him since 1988," said Deo's wife.... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP priming itself for pollsShah called the meeting to gear up for Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab,
BJP priming itself for polls
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Shah called the meeting to gear up for Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Goa, Manipur and Gujarat in 2017 and the Lok Sabha elections in 2019. A source present at the meeting said Mr. Shah’s speech was directed at bolstering organisational... Read more
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The Hindu
It’s Mayawati versus Modi in U.P.was hurtling downhill to the benefit of Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party
It’s Mayawati versus Modi in U.P.
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
was hurtling downhill to the benefit of Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The authors said that in the 2014 Lok Sabha election, the BSP had lost votes across castes but the final blow was the migration of a sizeable section of the... Read more
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Business Standard India
'Internal waterways will be a game changer'development of 27 industrial clusters. What is the fate of the new Motor Vehic
'Internal waterways will be a game changer'
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
development of 27 industrial clusters. What is the fate of the new Motor Vehicle Act? I had introduced the Bill in the Lok Sabha and now it has been referred to the parliamentary Standing Committee. There are, in all, 59 proposals to deal with... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Four commit suicide over allegations of ‘mistreating’ former royalty in Odishaaccused of usurping royal family’s properties. The precarious health of Gopina
Four commit suicide over allegations of ‘mistreating’ former royalty in Odisha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
accused of usurping royal family’s properties. The precarious health of Gopinath Gajapati, who represented the Berhampur Lok Sabha seat twice from 1989 to 1996, became a subject of public discourse. Soon, thousands of locals hit the streets in... Read more
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New Kerala
Lok Sabha Speaker inaugurates new building for workers' education board - newkerala.com #109044New Delhi, Aug 23 : Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday inaugurated th
Lok Sabha Speaker inaugurates new building for workers' education board - newkerala.com #109044
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
New Delhi, Aug 23 : Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday inaugurated the newly constructed building of Central Board for Workers Education (CBWE) which was named the "Dattopant Thengadi National Board for Workers Education and Development".... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Modi says nationalism is BJP’s identity; Cong calls remark ‘political deception’finanlise candidates. Half way through its term at the Centre, the BJP leaders
Modi says nationalism is BJP’s identity; Cong calls remark ‘political deception’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
finanlise candidates. Half way through its term at the Centre, the BJP leadership feels it is time to prepare for the 2019 Lok Sabha election. In his opening address, Shah said BJP has more than 1000 MLAs, more than 300 MPs and government n 13... Read more
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dna
Mann ka video row: Parliamentary panel to call Delhi Police Commissioner to discuss security issueThe Delhi Police Commissioner will be called by the Lok Sabha panel probing AAP
Mann ka video row: Parliamentary panel to call Delhi Police Commissioner to discuss security issue
dna / Posted yesterday
The Delhi Police Commissioner will be called by the Lok Sabha panel probing AAP MP Bhagwant Mann's Parliament House videography issue, to discuss about security of the Parliament. The nine member-panel was assigned to probe Mann's conduct and his act... Read more
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dna
Sedition row: Ramya blames BJP for 'curbing FOE', Congress says book Modi for going to Pakdelegation of young lawmakers, Ramya had reportedly said at a meeting in Mandya
Sedition row: Ramya blames BJP for 'curbing FOE', Congress says book Modi for going to Pak
dna / Posted yesterday
delegation of young lawmakers, Ramya had reportedly said at a meeting in Mandya, which she represented from 2013 to 2014 in Lok Sabha, "Pakistan is not hell. People there are just like us. They treated us very well." Her remarks came as a veiled... Read more
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