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Hindustantimes.com
Sharad Yadav announces ‘parallel’ JD ( team; Ramai is ad hoc Bihar presidenta counter claim on the symbol by producing affidavits showing support of all 71
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 52 minutes ago
a counter claim on the symbol by producing affidavits showing support of all 71 MLAs and 30 MLCs in Bihar, as well as, two Lok Sabha and seven Rajya Sabha MPs and a majority of national executive and national council members. Releasing the list of... Read more
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Goa Forward Party not to contest 2019 Lok Sabha pollsThe Goa Forward Party (GFP) has decided not to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha polls
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Goa Forward Party (GFP) has decided not to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and instead support the candidates fielded by the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in Goa. Party president Vijai Sardesai on Saturday told reporters his party... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Mersal’ row: Do not ‘demon-etise’ Tamil pride, says Rahul Gandhifilm that takes a dig at GST and Digital India. Vijay, who had met Narendra Mod
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
film that takes a dig at GST and Digital India. Vijay, who had met Narendra Modi during electioneering ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, had even lauded demonetisation last year. BJP’s National Secretary H. Raja in a tweet on Friday raked... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bofors scam: A timeline of the 31-year-old, Rs 1,437-cr India-Sweden dealdeal, signed in 1986, was believed to be one of primary reasons for the Rajiv G
Business Standard India / Posted 6 hours ago
deal, signed in 1986, was believed to be one of primary reasons for the Rajiv Gandhi-led Congress' defeat in the 1989 Lok Sabha elections. Here is a timeline of the Bofors case: March 24, 1986: The Rs 1,437-crore deal between India and the... Read more
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PM Modi to visit poll-bound Gujarat tomorrow for the third time this monthpeople at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a con
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
people at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a constituency from where he contested the 2014 Lok Sabha election and won by a record margin, on October 22 last year to inaugurate a new airport terminal building and... Read more
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The Hindu
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit poll-bound Gujarat on Sundayat Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Mr. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a consti
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Mr. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a constituency from where he contested the 2014 Lok Sabha election and won by a record margin, on October 22 last year to inaugurate a new airport terminal building and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Modi to visit poll-bound Gujarat on Sunday; will inaugurate number of projectspeople at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a con
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
people at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a constituency from where he contested the 2014 Lok Sabha election and won by a record margin, on October 22 last year to inaugurate a new airport terminal building and... Read more
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With Rahul Gandhi to take over, Congress plans new role for Sonia Gandhiher role in uniting all the Opposition parties. This skill, they said would pro
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
her role in uniting all the Opposition parties. This skill, they said would prove invaluable for the upcoming for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections and a position in the Congress would help ensure that she plays that role with ease. Over the past three... Read more
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Saif Ali Khan property row with Pak kinhere," he added. Interestingly, Mirza and Saif's claim over the ancestral prop
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
here," he added. Interestingly, Mirza and Saif's claim over the ancestral property in Bhopal is in danger after the Lok Sabha passed a long-pending Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Bill, 2016, amending the Enemy Property Act (it... Read more
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dna
DNA Exclusive: LK Advani unlikely to campaign in GujaratBJP patriarch LK Advani, who has represented Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat in Guja
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
BJP patriarch LK Advani, who has represented Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat in Gujarat for 24 years, is unlikely to campaign for the party in the crucial state where Assembly elections will be held in December, DNA has learnt. Advani would not be... Read more
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Lalu Prasad Yadav to be chief guest at Congress programme on Saturdayfreedom fighter and an associate of Sri Babu, Congress general secretary and in
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
freedom fighter and an associate of Sri Babu, Congress general secretary and in-charge of Bihar affairs C P Joshi, former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar, senior Congress leader Shakil Ahmad Khan are scheduled to attend the event, along with a host... Read more
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PM Modi to visit poll-bound Gujarat on Sunday to launch a string of projectspeople at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a con
dna / Posted 21 hours ago
people at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a constituency from where he contested the 2014 Lok Sabha election and won by a record margin, on October 22 last year to inaugurate a new airport terminal building and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Modi to visit Gujarat on October 22, launch projects in Bhavnagar and Vadodarapeople at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a con
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 hours ago
people at Navlakhi compound in Vadodara. Modi had last visited Vadodara, a constituency from where he contested the 2014 Lok Sabha election and won by a record margin, on October 22 last year to inaugurate a new airport terminal building and... Read more
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Congress wants Rahul to personalize his twitter handleGandhi and Congress Party have been late arrivals on the social media which BJP
dna / Posted yesterday
Gandhi and Congress Party have been late arrivals on the social media which BJP used to its great advantage during 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Sources say that Rahul's twitter handle, the Office of Rahul Gandhi today almost functions like his... Read more
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BBC News
Reality Check: Are women welcome in Chinese politics?only 32% of MPs in the UK's House of Commons - and that's a record high. They
BBC News / Posted yesterday
only 32% of MPs in the UK's House of Commons - and that's a record high. They account for only 11% of members of India's Lok Sabha and 9% of Japan's House of Representatives. There are some countries with a much better record - women sit in 61%... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Lalu to organise another ‘grand’ rally against Centre, Bihar govt soonRJD insiders said Prasad’s plan for another rally was aimed at keeping his MLAs
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
RJD insiders said Prasad’s plan for another rally was aimed at keeping his MLAs intact and prepare for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The party insiders also felt that the RJD chief wanted to galvanise his party workers from early next... Read more
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dna
Coherent strategy for Pakobservations – has not drawn the attention it deserves in the media or the stra
dna / Posted yesterday
observations – has not drawn the attention it deserves in the media or the strategic affairs community. Presented to the Lok Sabha on August 11, the report of Parliament’s Standing Committee on External Affairs is, perhaps, the most comprehensive... Read more
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The Hindu
Back to the futuredebate on the government’s alleged mishandling of the economy. With a little ov
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
debate on the government’s alleged mishandling of the economy. With a little over six full quarters to go before the Lok Sabha elections, the challenge for the Council is to bring something to the table that can possibly push a quick enough... Read more
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The Indian Express
Coming, Indian Version Of Discovery, Nat Geo: DD Prakritiin February with 153 lakh, had dipped to 58 lakh by December, according to a de
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
in February with 153 lakh, had dipped to 58 lakh by December, according to a demand-for-grants document submitted in the Lok Sabha. Further, setting up DD Kisan involved “major asset” creation such as a multichannel automated playback facility,... Read more
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Gulf News
Kushwaha, Manjhi may dump NDA soonwith the kind of treatment being metered out to them by the BJP which has asked
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
with the kind of treatment being metered out to them by the BJP which has asked its party leaders to prepare for all 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar.The local media has reported that Kushwaha recently met Prasad and discussed the prevailing... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP objects to ‘incorrect references’ on GST in Vijay’s ‘Mersal’saying the film had been certified by the Censor Board, constituted by the Cent
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
saying the film had been certified by the Censor Board, constituted by the Central government. PMK youth wing leader and Lok Sabha MP Anbumani Ramadoss said that the reference to GST in the film was made in the context of providing free medical... Read more
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dna
What do filmmakers know about economics: BJP angry with GST reference in Vijay's Mersalsaying the film had been certified by the Censor Board, constituted by the Cent
dna / Posted yesterday
saying the film had been certified by the Censor Board, constituted by the Central government. PMK Youth Wing leader and Lok Sabha MP Anbumani Ramadoss said that the reference to GST in the film was made in the context of providing free medical... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP objects to ‘incorrect references’ on GST in Vijay’s ‘Mersel’saying the film had been certified by the Censor Board, constituted by the Cent
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
saying the film had been certified by the Censor Board, constituted by the Central government. PMK youth wing leader and Lok Sabha MP Anbumani Ramadoss said that the reference to GST in the film was made in the context of providing free medical... Read more
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dna
Ceasefire agreements can help save Indo-Pak relationscracks due to the firing. Thousands who live in these areas have had to migrate
dna / Posted 2 days ago
cracks due to the firing. Thousands who live in these areas have had to migrate to save their lives. While speaking in the Lok Sabha in December 2015, MoS of Ministry of Defence said 590 villages with an approximate population of 5.5 lakh are... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India has to deal with a stronger Xi Jinping, AAP to contest 50 seats in Gujarat, Trump and Trudeau celebrate Diwali: Top storiesleader in Ayodhya ahead of chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s visit to the temple
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
leader in Ayodhya ahead of chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s visit to the temple town. The Union culture ministry told Lok Sabha in November 2015 that there was no evidence of any temple at the Taj. Read the story here. Rahul Gandhi raises... Read more
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asianage
Election Commission fixes 1,400 voter limit per polling stationpaper slip will prevail, a senior EC official later explained. VVPAT will be u
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
paper slip will prevail, a senior EC official later explained. VVPAT will be used in all polling stations in all future Lok Sabha and assembly polls. VVPAT machines dispense slips with the symbol of the party for which a person has voted. The... Read more
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asianage
Trump’s AfPak mess: A ‘rebalancing’ is neededelections due next year. Mr Modi faces a crucial Gujarat Assembly election soon
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
elections due next year. Mr Modi faces a crucial Gujarat Assembly election soon, and may even be forced to call early Lok Sabha elections if the economy does not rebound or a bad monsoon is anticipated. Thus, bilateral ties in the foreseeable... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
When Mamata Banerjee left Pranab Mukherjee feeling ‘humiliated, insulted’plenary in 1997 as has had a spectacular political career. Mukherjee described
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
plenary in 1997 as has had a spectacular political career. Mukherjee described as “splendid” her victory in the 1984 Lok Sabha polls, when she defeated CPI(M)’s Somnath Chatterjee from Jadavpur, a constituency that was considered a citadel of... Read more
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New Kerala
Notice issued to BMC over red beacon atop Mumbai Mayor's car - newkerala news #281138however, exempted five dignitaries including- President, Vice President, Prime
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
however, exempted five dignitaries including- President, Vice President, Prime Minister, Chief Justice of India and the Lok Sabha Speaker from the ban. The ambulances and vehicles of the fire service, police, and army are also allowed to use... Read more
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asianage
Pranab Mukherjee calls Mamata a 'born rebel', says she humiliated, insulted himafter the Kolkata plenary in 1997 as has had a spectacular political career. M
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
after the Kolkata plenary in 1997 as has had a spectacular political career. Mukherjee described her victory in the 1984 Lok Sabha when she defeated CPI(M)'s Somnath Chatterjee from Jadavpur, a constituency that was considered a citadel of the... Read more
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New Kerala
YSRCP workers changed loyalties to join TDP - newkerala news #281221the party and they thought seeking help from the government wasn't right," Renu
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
the party and they thought seeking help from the government wasn't right," Renuka said after TDP chief and Andhra Pradesh CM Naidu inducted her party workers into the party. Renuka is expected to contest the next Lok Sabha elections on a TDP tic... Read more
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The Hindu
Political and partisanG.S. Dhillon, Speaker of the Lok Sabha (for two terms), was asked to step down
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
G.S. Dhillon, Speaker of the Lok Sabha (for two terms), was asked to step down by the Prime Minister in 1975, and made Union Minister for Shipping — a precedent that has allowed future holders of the position to harbour political ambitions. There... Read more
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The Hindu
‘The Congress has the ability to adapt, adjust and rejuvenate’forming coalitions unless it was absolutely necessary, warmed up to joining han
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
forming coalitions unless it was absolutely necessary, warmed up to joining hands with other parties just before the 2004 Lok Sabha elections, largely inspired by the successful coalition led by Atal Bihari Vajpayee, according to Pranab Mukherjee,... Read more
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dna
When a young Mamata Banerjee challenged Pranab Mukherjee and left him 'humiliated and insulted'after the Kolkata plenary in 1997 as has had a spectacular political career. M
dna / Posted 3 days ago
after the Kolkata plenary in 1997 as has had a spectacular political career. Mukherjee described her victory in the 1984 Lok Sabha when she defeated CPI(M)'s Somnath Chatterjee from Jadavpur, a constituency that was considered a citadel of the... Read more
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dna
In upcoming HP, Gujarat polls, results from one VVPAT from each constituency will be tallied with EVM resultspaper trail slips with the results of EVMs in five percent of polling stations
dna / Posted 3 days ago
paper trail slips with the results of EVMs in five percent of polling stations in each assembly seat for all state and Lok Sabha elections. The introduction of this mandatory verification of VVPAT paper slips is likely to cause a slight delay... Read more
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dna
Occupancy of Rashtrapati Bhavan, Hyderabad House represents victory of Hindus over Islam and Christians: Swamyto Meerut district yesterday prompted an angry response from All India Majlis-e
dna / Posted 4 days ago
to Meerut district yesterday prompted an angry response from All India Majlis-e- Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader and Lok Sabha MP Asaduddin Owaisi who asked if the government would tell tourists not to visit the monument. The BJP stepped... Read more
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The Hindu
Adityanath to visit Agra, says it doesn’t matter who built Tajin Meerut on Monday. His comments prompted an angry response from All India Ma
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
in Meerut on Monday. His comments prompted an angry response from All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen leader and Lok Sabha MP Asaduddin Owaisi who asked if the government would tell tourists not to visit the monument. The BJP stepped... Read more
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dna
Centre vs Mamata Banerjee: Round 1 goes to Didi, Calcutta High Court puts stay on removal of forces from Darjeelingcentral government wants Bengal to be destablised, they want Bengal should be d
dna / Posted 4 days ago
central government wants Bengal to be destablised, they want Bengal should be divided, and Darjeeling should face an acute problem, so that they can get one (Lok Sabha) seat from Darjeeling," the chief minister had said. (With agen... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Modern Indian cinema lacks realism, says Vyjayanthimalaon her contesting in the 1984 general election in Tamil Nadu. She contested fro
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
on her contesting in the 1984 general election in Tamil Nadu. She contested from the Chennai South constituency for the Lok Sabha elections and won. “I entered politics because of Rajivji. I won against seasoned politicians and got elected to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rashtrapati Bhavan a sign of slavery: Azam Khan on Som's Taj Mahal remarks(AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday asked if the government would tell tou
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
(AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday asked if the government would tell tourists not to visit the Taj. Owaisi, the Lok Sabha member from Hyderabad, tweeted, ""Traitors" also build Red Fort will Modi stop hoisting Tiranga? Can Modi and Yogi... Read more
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dna
Parliament, Rashtrapati Bhawan sign of slavery, should be demolished: SP's Azam Khanit. Som's comments during a visit to Meerut district prompted an angry respons
dna / Posted 4 days ago
it. Som's comments during a visit to Meerut district prompted an angry response from All India Majlis-e- Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader and Lok Sabha MP Asaduddin Owaisi who asked if the government would tell tourists not to visit the monu... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat riots derailed Vajpayee govt in 2004: Pranab MukherjeeGujarat was “possibly the biggest blot” on the government of Atal Bihari Vajpay
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Gujarat was “possibly the biggest blot” on the government of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and that could have cost the BJP the 2004 Lok Sabha elections, says former President Pranab Mukherjee. In the third volume of his autobiography titled “The Coalition... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Himachal Pradesh polls: Virbhadra’s son among kin of leaders in Congress shortlistNaiyar. The state election committee’s recommended names will be forwarded to
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Naiyar. The state election committee’s recommended names will be forwarded to the party’s three-member central election committee, headed by former Lok Sabha member Jitendra Singh, with Vijay Inder Singla and Gaurav Gogoi being the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Modi flays Congress, assures traders on GST in Gandhinagar: Key highlightsGandhi, who has been leading his party's campaign in the poll-bound state, sayi
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Gandhi, who has been leading his party's campaign in the poll-bound state, saying he had not done enough for his Amethi Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh and was questioning how the BJP has been developing Gujarat. "Rahul Gandhi has not... Read more
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The Indian Express
Wisdom from BJP’s riot-accused MLA Sangeet Som: Taj Mahal part of which history? Will erase blotgiving a provocative speech at a mahapanchayat a week before riots broke out in
The Indian Express / Posted 4 days ago
giving a provocative speech at a mahapanchayat a week before riots broke out in the district. In 2009, Som contested the Lok Sabha elections from Muzaffarnagar as a Samajwadi Party candidate, but lost. He later joined the BJP in December 2011, a... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress leads Gurdaspur by-polls, Sidhu calls it 'Diwali gift' for 'would-be party president' Rahul - newkerala news #280775Gurdaspur (Punjab) , October 15 : As Congress heads for a massive win in the Gu
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Gurdaspur (Punjab) , October 15 : As Congress heads for a massive win in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-polls, the Minister of Local Government, Tourism, Cultural Affairs, Archives and Museums in the Congress-led Punjab Government, Navjot Singh Sidhu, on... Read more
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dna
Ahead of Diwali, Varun Gandhi gifts sewing machines, hand-pulled carts to manual scavengersunless they have alternatives," Gandhi told PTI. He had made arrangements for
dna / Posted 4 days ago
unless they have alternatives," Gandhi told PTI. He had made arrangements for training the people of Sultanpur, his Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh, and tied up with some NGOs for this, he said. All those working as manual... Read more
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Business Standard India
Truce in CPI(M) after Yechury camp wins current roundwhere a total of 765 elected delegates will discuss the politial resolution tha
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
where a total of 765 elected delegates will discuss the politial resolution that will dictact party's tactics in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Acceptance of the Yechury line would give party state units the space to decide whether they should ally... Read more
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dna
The #MeToo campaign is a welcome start, but here's why it is likely to be a failureExpress report said that the rural police in the country did not even meet the
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Express report said that the rural police in the country did not even meet the 1960 standard, while a revelation in the Lok Sabha in 2016 showed that India was short of half a million police officers across the country. While the #MeToo is a... Read more
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dna
Mamata Banerjee alleges senior BJP leader of instigating violence in Darjeeling, protests troop withdrawaland minister is directly involved in instigating violence at the hills in order
dna / Posted 4 days ago
and minister is directly involved in instigating violence at the hills in order to retain the party’s victory from the Lok Sabha seat there. We have evidences which, when time comes we might make public.” Taking a potshot at Union Home... Read more
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