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New Kerala
Not dissolving parliament, says Nepal PM Oli - newkerala.com #59515pull the plug on his government. After key ruling alliance, Unified Communist
Not dissolving parliament, says Nepal PM Oli - newkerala.com #59515
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
pull the plug on his government. After key ruling alliance, Unified Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist), the second-largest constituent in the ruling coalition, warned of withdrawal of support, and later on Thursday agreed not to do so, the prime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Union, Zanzibar Govts to Compare Notes Beyond Joint Affairs As Wellas Environment, Health, Transportation, Agriculture and Local Government. "Our
Union, Zanzibar Govts to Compare Notes Beyond Joint Affairs As Well
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
as Environment, Health, Transportation, Agriculture and Local Government. "Our Union is the indication of our unity, national identity, inheritance and pride as Tanzanians. Without the Union there is no sense of nationhood. The Vice... Read more
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Minda News
Plan B: Post-BBL Non-PassageForum (BCF) and other “unification and reconciliation” initiatives between the
Plan B: Post-BBL Non-Passage
Minda News / Posted yesterday
Forum (BCF) and other “unification and reconciliation” initiatives between the MILF and rival factions of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF); — the determined galvanizing of both domestic and international support for the peace... Read more
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The Telegraph
The future is uncertainwould be confronted by challenges at every turn. The next big challenge, which
The future is uncertain
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
would be confronted by challenges at every turn. The next big challenge, which is looming out of the unpredictable for the National Democratic Alliance government, is Afghanistan. Unlike most other foreign-policy challenges for Modi since May... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Gabon: New opposition party launched to contest Bongopresident of the Congress for Heritage and Modernity, a new opposition party in
Gabon: New opposition party launched to contest Bongo
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 2 days ago
president of the Congress for Heritage and Modernity, a new opposition party in the country. After his appointment in the constituent congress, the former president of the National Assembly did not hesitate to criticize President Ali Bongo’s... Read more
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asianage
Wrap-up: Centre has No name for flag designerremain a mystery forever. The Union home minister has stated in response to an
Wrap-up: Centre has No name for flag designer
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
remain a mystery forever. The Union home minister has stated in response to an RTI query filed by this newspaper that the Constituent Assembly on July 22, 1947, adopted the Indian National Flag but doesn’t attribute the design of the national flag... Read more
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asianage
Wrap-up Centre has No name for flag designerremain a mystery forever. The Union home minister has stated in response to an
Wrap-up Centre has No name for flag designer
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
remain a mystery forever. The Union home minister has stated in response to an RTI query filed by this newspaper that the Constituent Assembly on July 22, 1947, adopted the Indian National Flag but doesn’t attribute the design of the national flag... Read more
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Pilipino Star
ARMM gubernatorial bet fails to get support from Mangudadatufor his candidacy for governor of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARM
ARMM gubernatorial bet fails to get support from Mangudadatu
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
for his candidacy for governor of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) from Gov. Esmael Mangudadatu and his constituent-mayors whom he tried to woe last Wednesday. Mangudadatu, provincial chairman for Maguindanao of the Liberal... Read more
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The Economic Times
Natural history museums must now tell more about climate change, biodiversity and human-wildlife coexistenceIt didn't matter that most people might remember Delhi's National Museum of Nat
Natural history museums must now tell more about climate change, biodiversity and human-wildlife coexistence
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
It didn't matter that most people might remember Delhi's National Museum of Natural History as a rather down-at-heel, if childpleasing, way to spend some hours. It didn't matter that the displays were clearly out of date, that its visitor count was... Read more
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dna
Gram Uday se Bharat Uday: Will we finally see the rise of Panchayats?Modi addressed a rally of panchayat representatives in Jamshedpur to commemorat
Gram Uday se Bharat Uday: Will we finally see the rise of Panchayats?
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Modi addressed a rally of panchayat representatives in Jamshedpur to commemorate Panchayat Diwas. On this occasion, several national recognition awards were given out by him to those panchayats and states which had performed well. For the effective... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Critical Questions As Parliament Convenes in DodomaAs the National Assembly kicked off last week for the Budget sitting, the publi
Critical Questions As Parliament Convenes in Dodoma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
As the National Assembly kicked off last week for the Budget sitting, the public was pregnant with expectation. Apart from considering the budget estimates for 2016/17 amounting to Sh29.5 trillion, the sitting was also scheduled to debate the... Read more
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asianage
No data on who designed flag: MHA’s RTI replyremain a mystery forever. The Union home minister has stated in response to an
No data on who designed flag: MHA’s RTI reply
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
remain a mystery forever. The Union home minister has stated in response to an RTI query filed by this newspaper that the Constituent Assembly, on July 22, 1947, adopted the Indian national flag but doesn’t attribute its design to any... Read more
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asianage
No data on who designed flag MHA's RTI replyremain a mystery forever. The Union home minister has stated in response to an
No data on who designed flag MHA's RTI reply
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
remain a mystery forever. The Union home minister has stated in response to an RTI query filed by this newspaper that the Constituent Assembly, on July 22, 1947, adopted the Indian national flag but doesn’t attribute its design to any... Read more
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walesonline
Labour MP admits removing Plaid election placardsThe National Assembly election campaign took a bizarre turn yesterday when a La
Labour MP admits removing Plaid election placards
walesonline / Posted 11 days ago
The National Assembly election campaign took a bizarre turn yesterday when a Labour MP admitted he had been removing Plaid Cymru placards from residents’ gardens. Plaid has made a formal complaint to Gwent Police about the actions of Caerphilly MP... Read more
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The Economic Times
Supreme Court nominally signs off on Uttarakhand President's Rule issueIn the Constituent Assembly, there were serious objections to retaining such an
Supreme Court nominally signs off on Uttarakhand President's Rule issue
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
In the Constituent Assembly, there were serious objections to retaining such an article as it was felt that this provision was incompatible in a federal structure wherein each state had the same plenary powers in its sphere of legislation as the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Supreme Court normally signs off on Uttarakhand president's rule issueIn the Constituent Assembly, there were serious objections to retaining such an
Supreme Court normally signs off on Uttarakhand president's rule issue
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
In the Constituent Assembly, there were serious objections to retaining such an article as it was felt that this provision was incompatible in a federal structure wherein each state had the same plenary powers in its sphere of legislation as the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Make final debate a litmus test of character and judgmentof the candidates. If we do not do it here, we will have no clue what or where
Make final debate a litmus test of character and judgment
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
of the candidates. If we do not do it here, we will have no clue what or where the candidates stand on key issues of national life. It is fair to ask this, because I dread the prospect of the Philippines severing diplomatic ties with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Your Govt Impunity Is Amazing - Bidandia nation. To begin with, your government continues to contemptuously disregard
Your Govt Impunity Is Amazing - Bidandi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
a nation. To begin with, your government continues to contemptuously disregard the rule of law and the provisions of our national constitution, in particular, article 99(3). You have also broken the promise you made to the people of Uganda,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Mangufuli Needs Supportive Constitution to Win War on Corruption'Mr Warioba, whose first Draft Constitution that proposed sweeping changes in ta
'Mangufuli Needs Supportive Constitution to Win War on Corruption'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Mr Warioba, whose first Draft Constitution that proposed sweeping changes in tackling corruption was rejected by the Constituent Assembly, said some sections that were originally in the document would have aided efforts to stamp out... Read more
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New Kerala
Dahal calls for unity among progressive leftist forces in Nepal - newkerala.com #52985nation's political and social transformation. Dahal further asserted that comm
Dahal calls for unity among progressive leftist forces in Nepal - newkerala.com #52985
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
nation's political and social transformation. Dahal further asserted that communist uprising was rooted at the centre of national politics today following the people's war and people's uprising, the Himalayan Times reports. The UCPN-Maoist... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Congress strikes discordant note as RJD backs Nitish as PM nomineegot the backing of RJD on the former’s possible projection as a PM candidate bu
Congress strikes discordant note as RJD backs Nitish as PM nominee
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
got the backing of RJD on the former’s possible projection as a PM candidate but grand secular alliance’s other prominent constituent the Congress on Friday struck a discordant note terming the exercise as ‘premature’ one. “This is not the right... Read more
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New Kerala
Nepal's Maoists want withdrawal of war-era cases - newkerala.com #52643armed camapign against the monarchy in 1996 that lasted till 2006, after the Ma
Nepal's Maoists want withdrawal of war-era cases - newkerala.com #52643
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
armed camapign against the monarchy in 1996 that lasted till 2006, after the Maoists were not allowed to participate in a national election. According to a peace accord signed in 2007, it was agreed that all war-era cases would be dealt by the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Lalu okay with Nitish as PM, Congress wants RahulTejashwi Prasad Yadav backed Kumar and the Bihar CM himself came into focus wit
Lalu okay with Nitish as PM, Congress wants Rahul
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
Tejashwi Prasad Yadav backed Kumar and the Bihar CM himself came into focus with his ‘Sanghmukt Bharat’ remark, another GA constituent, the Congress, struck a discordant note, terming the exercise as ‘premature’. Party leaders also made it clear... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dogara, 2016 Budget and Push for Legislature-Executive Rapportorgans of government enjoys its independence. Indeed, the framers of the 1979
Dogara, 2016 Budget and Push for Legislature-Executive Rapport
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
organs of government enjoys its independence. Indeed, the framers of the 1979 constitution that was recommended by the Constituent Assembly and later adopted as the 1999 constitution, deliberately set out to ensure that both the doctrine of... Read more
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New Kerala
Bengal polls second phase crucial for Left-Congress combine (Curtain Raiser) - newkerala.com #50350Against the backdrop of a battle of nerves between the Election Commission and
Bengal polls second phase crucial for Left-Congress combine (Curtain Raiser) - newkerala.com #50350
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Against the backdrop of a battle of nerves between the Election Commission and West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress, 56 assembly constituencies go to the hustings on Sunday, mostly covering a region where the newly formed Left Front-Congress... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Post-earthquake Nepal’s struggle to adopt Canadian-style federalismsomething new was needed. In a move born of desperation and fatigue, they agree
Post-earthquake Nepal’s struggle to adopt Canadian-style federalism
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
something new was needed. In a move born of desperation and fatigue, they agreed (which they don’t do often) to convene a constituent assembly. Rather amazingly, the assembly voted to give Nepal’s 28 million people a new federal constitution. The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Politicians rush to claim Ambedkar’s legacy on his 125th birth annivBR Ambedkar, the architect of the Indian Constitution, was at the centre of a n
Politicians rush to claim Ambedkar’s legacy on his 125th birth anniv
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 days ago
BR Ambedkar, the architect of the Indian Constitution, was at the centre of a national discourse on Thursday as politicians vied with each other to claim the Dalit icon’s legacy on his 125th birth anniversary. He was given credit for Narendra Modi... Read more
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New Kerala
Sonia Gandhi pays tribute to Ambedkar - newkerala.com #49292She said that one of the greatest icons of modern India, Ambedkar's contributio
Sonia Gandhi pays tribute to Ambedkar - newkerala.com #49292
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
She said that one of the greatest icons of modern India, Ambedkar's contribution spread across every field of national development. "His faith in democracy, which he shared with Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Sardar Patel and other... Read more
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The Hindu
Casteism in India The fatal accident of birtheffective safeguards to enforce equality of opportunity to those who were hithe
Casteism in India The fatal accident of birth
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
effective safeguards to enforce equality of opportunity to those who were hitherto deprived. In his memorandum to the Constituent Assembly he explained the safeguards “to mean that the Scheduled Castes are more than a minority and that any... Read more
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The Hindu
The prescience of Babasaheb AmbedkarB.R. Ambedkar prophetically wrote that the governing class always raises the cr
The prescience of Babasaheb Ambedkar
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
B.R. Ambedkar prophetically wrote that the governing class always raises the cry of ‘nationalism’ whenever the exploited classes demand equal treatment. For him, true nationalism was compassionate and emancipatory The 125th birth anniversary of Dr.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ambedkar, an icon no party can afford to ignorehis monumental contribution to the making of India's constitution it is appropr
Ambedkar, an icon no party can afford to ignore
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
his monumental contribution to the making of India's constitution it is appropriate to quote from his last speech in the Constituent Assembly on November 25, 1949, the eve of the statute being adopted the following day: "On January 26, 1950, we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Democratic Resilience Amid Global Turmoileconomic growth, the benefits have been very unequally shared. Nigeria is at th
Democratic Resilience Amid Global Turmoil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
economic growth, the benefits have been very unequally shared. Nigeria is at the forefront of these discordant processes. National elections were successfully conducted in 2015 despite the persistence of the Boko Haram insurgency. Years of high... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CWG Calls for Recalibration of Cross Sectoral Interactionsa recalibration, it thinks, should evolve more nuanced and collaborative proble
CWG Calls for Recalibration of Cross Sectoral Interactions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
a recalibration, it thinks, should evolve more nuanced and collaborative problem-solving efforts on critical national issues as land reform, concession processes and conflict mitigation rather than the traditional antagonism and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Shreekant Sambrani: Coping with water warsof inter-regional transfer is altogether another issue. Intractable inter-state
Shreekant Sambrani: Coping with water wars
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
of inter-regional transfer is altogether another issue. Intractable inter-state water disputes threaten to rend the national fabric even at present. States threaten not to abide by even Supreme Court judgments. The fractured polity offers no... Read more
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Pilipino Star
We need to restore the dignity of Congressrepeal old ones. The major pieces of legislation coming from Congress include t
We need to restore the dignity of Congress
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
repeal old ones. The major pieces of legislation coming from Congress include the annual General Appropriations Act or the national budget, taxes, tariffs, and other revenue-generating measures, as well as franchises, certificates, or... Read more
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The Hindu
Janata Parivar set to resume merger processIt is aimed at consolidating forces before next year’s Uttar Pradesh Assembly p
Janata Parivar set to resume merger process
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
It is aimed at consolidating forces before next year’s Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls. After several false starts, the parties constituting the erstwhile Janata Parivar are again on course for a merger. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will be... Read more
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The Hindu
National Court of Appeal: Not a court of everyday appealsA National Court of Appeal is being advocated as an intermediate forum between
National Court of Appeal: Not a court of everyday appeals
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
A National Court of Appeal is being advocated as an intermediate forum between the Supreme Court and the various high courts of India. But a better solution to ease the higher judiciary’s burden may lie in strengthening that of the lower. Much as... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, April 8, 2016sizzled with credit taken (one time Obama didn't blame or credit Bush). Our Co
Web-only letters to the editor, April 8, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
sizzled with credit taken (one time Obama didn't blame or credit Bush). Our Commander in Chief told the U N General Assembly back in Sept., 2014, that, "The U. S. and its allies must crush ISIS and dismantle this network of death". Does this... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Battle of the constitutionPresident Bashar Al-Assad told the Russian news agency TASS on 30 March that he
Battle of the constitution
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
President Bashar Al-Assad told the Russian news agency TASS on 30 March that he had agreed to the formation of a new national-unity government between the opposition and the regime. Some amendments to the constitution would be made, he said,... Read more
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Daily News
SLFP division and good governancebe wasting much energy on preparing for an election in 2020 leaving aside such
SLFP division and good governance
Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
be wasting much energy on preparing for an election in 2020 leaving aside such vital questions as finding a solution to the national question or the forging of a national education policy. Some even hope to change the government much earlier and an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Engineering Our Politicsit is anarchic. Power is not only a veritable means of individual material accu
Engineering Our Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
it is anarchic. Power is not only a veritable means of individual material accumulation and distribution of privileges, the constituent units of the country also believe that winning power is a prerequisite for redressing the perceived injustices... Read more
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Rappler
'I have no regrets' – Kidapawan mayorthere, my city closed?" On Friday, April 1, 2016, over 6,000 protesters, most
'I have no regrets' – Kidapawan mayor
Rappler / Posted 28 days ago
there, my city closed?" On Friday, April 1, 2016, over 6,000 protesters, most of them farmers, barricaded the Kidapawan National Highway. They insisted on speaking to the governor of North Cotabato. They demanded the sacks of rice promised to... Read more
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The Hindu
Kerala Assembly elections: Not merely a two-way contestfrom the two fronts, the LDF and the UDF The stakes are very high for all poli
Kerala Assembly elections: Not merely a two-way contest
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
from the two fronts, the LDF and the UDF The stakes are very high for all political parties in the election to the State Assembly of Kerala. For the Indian National Congress, Kerala is one of the few States it controls and losing it would hasten... Read more
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The Hindu
Kerala BJP gets an ally in adivasi leader C.K. JanuThere are also indications that she may be the NDA candidate in the Sulthan Bat
Kerala BJP gets an ally in adivasi leader C.K. Janu
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
There are also indications that she may be the NDA candidate in the Sulthan Bathery Assembly constituency in Wayanad district. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has got a new ally in Kerala with prominent adivasi leader C.K. Janu deciding to float a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Complaint filed against legislator for distributing anti-Muslim DVD to lawmakersof Hostile Work Environment complaint against Lynn concerning a DVD she distrib
Complaint filed against legislator for distributing anti-Muslim DVD to lawmakers
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 29 days ago
of Hostile Work Environment complaint against Lynn concerning a DVD she distributed to all members of the Tennessee General Assembly. The video is titled “America’s Mosques Exposed! Video Evidence They Are War Factories.” According the complaint,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
International Crisis Group: Nepal’s Divisive New Constitution, an Existential CrisisFirst published by the International Crisis Group. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY AND RECOM
International Crisis Group: Nepal’s Divisive New Constitution, an Existential Crisis
Daily Maverick / Posted 30 days ago
First published by the International Crisis Group. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS A 135-day blockade of vital supplies by Madhesi civic and political groups, partially supported by India, has ended, but as no political solution is on the... Read more
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New Kerala
Chairag Paswan named UP poll in-charge for LJP - newkerala.com #44437April 3 : Eyeing to make inroads in Uttar Pradesh, the Lok Janshakti Party on S
Chairag Paswan named UP poll in-charge for LJP - newkerala.com #44437
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
April 3 : Eyeing to make inroads in Uttar Pradesh, the Lok Janshakti Party on Sunday drew up a roadmap for next year's assembly elections and appointed party chief Ram Vilas Paswan's son and MP Chirag Paswan as poll in-charge for the state.... Read more
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New Kerala
RSS, BJP insulting national symbols: newkerala.com #44435New Delhi, April 3 : The Congress on Sunday accused the BJP and its ideological
RSS, BJP insulting national symbols: newkerala.com #44435
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
New Delhi, April 3 : The Congress on Sunday accused the BJP and its ideological mentor RSS of insulting national symbols and said "both are pursuing a cheap agenda to create a divide in the country and trying to twist the history of our... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dissolve Parliament and call for new pollswas unmistakable: Zuma had violated his oath of office. Justice Mogoeng’s rebu
Dissolve Parliament and call for new polls
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
was unmistakable: Zuma had violated his oath of office. Justice Mogoeng’s rebuke extended beyond Zuma to include the National Assembly. The irony is that his ruling is not only against the ANC caucus for its complicity in Zuma’s... Read more
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The Indian Express
Only those who see India as bhogbhumi don’t praise Bharat Ma: RSSUpadhyay Research Institute in Mumbai on Friday that while “citizenship can be
Only those who see India as bhogbhumi don’t praise Bharat Ma: RSS
The Indian Express / Posted 1 months ago
Upadhyay Research Institute in Mumbai on Friday that while “citizenship can be acquired through law, only that person is a national who holds the feeling of mother and son with the country”. Joshi’s remarks were tweeted by the Sangh’s official... Read more
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