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New Kerala
Indian Railway to speed up 700 long trains from next month - newkerala news #282134speed," the source added. The new "innovative timetabling" will also provide e
New Kerala / Posted 12 hours ago
speed," the source added. The new "innovative timetabling" will also provide each railway division two to four hours for maintenance work. The rearrangements have been made under the guidance of recently appointed Railway Minister Piyus... Read more
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Business Standard India
Non-power sectors cry foul over rake diversion to power unitsWith Piyush Goyal at the helm of both the coal and railway ministries, there is
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
With Piyush Goyal at the helm of both the coal and railway ministries, there is a diversion of rakes from other industries to meet the coal demand of the power sector. According to people close to the development, the preferential allotment by the... Read more
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asianage
Travel time of 500 long distance trains to be cut short by up to 2 hours: Railwaysnew timings will be updated in the November timetable of the railways, he said.
asianage / Posted yesterday
new timings will be updated in the November timetable of the railways, he said. Following directions from Railway Minister Piyush Goyal earlier this month, the national carrier incorporated "innovative timetabling" under which running time of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
500 long distance trains to run faster from next monthnew timings will be updated in the November timetable of the railways, he said.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
new timings will be updated in the November timetable of the railways, he said. Following directions from Railway Minister Piyush Goyal earlier this month, the national carrier incorporated “innovative timetabling” under which running time of... Read more
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dna
Innovative timetabling: Running time of 500 long-distance trains to reduce from Novembernew timings will be updated in the November timetable of the railways, he said.
dna / Posted yesterday
new timings will be updated in the November timetable of the railways, he said. Following directions from railway minister Piyush Goyal earlier this month, the national carrier incorporated "innovative timetabling" under which running time of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Come November, 500 long-distance trains to run quickernew timings will be updated in the November timetable of the railways, he said.
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
new timings will be updated in the November timetable of the railways, he said. Following directions from Railway Minister Piyush Goyal earlier this month, the national carrier incorporated "innovative timetabling" under which running time of... Read more
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dna
Coal crisisfor believing that these unfortunate episodes will not be repeated, given the s
dna / Posted yesterday
for believing that these unfortunate episodes will not be repeated, given the stellar performance of former Union Minister Piyush Goyal, under whom the power ministry staged a turnaround. However, keeping power plants adequately stocked is a... Read more
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The Hindu
Back to the futurequickly could the government implement it if only the PMO is privy to its ideas
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
quickly could the government implement it if only the PMO is privy to its ideas? According to Coal and Railways Minister Piyush Goyal, one of the three governance mantras the Prime Minister gave him in May 2014 was to be as transparent as... Read more
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New Kerala
President, PM greet nation on Diwali - newkerala news #281678good wishes on Deepawali". Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar wished all a Di
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
good wishes on Deepawali". Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar wished all a Diwali filled with light, joy and prosperity. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari also came forward on Twitter to extend their Diwali greet... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
President Kovind, PM Modi greet nation on Diwaligood wishes on Deepawali”. Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar wished all a Di
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
good wishes on Deepawali”. Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar wished all a Diwali filled with light, joy and prosperity. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari also came forward on Twitter to extend their Diwali greet... Read more
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Business Standard India
Railway stations in 15 cities may soon offer residential apartmentsto redevelop them. These stations include New Delhi, Thane near Mumbai, and How
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
to redevelop them. These stations include New Delhi, Thane near Mumbai, and Howrah near Kolkata. The Indian Railways under Piyush Goyal has chalked out a new plan for station redevelopment. As part of this plan, the Railways would identify 20 per... Read more
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asianage
Power Ministry kicks off plan to push coal supplies to power plantsa Power Ministry statement said. According to the statement, Power Minister R
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
a Power Ministry statement said. According to the statement, Power Minister R K Singh and Railways and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday jointly reviewed the status and also spoke to concerned states, which have requested for enhanced... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
K CM Mufti meets Rajnath amid spurt in violence in Kashmir Valleysaid. The group was set up by the home ministry recently. The home minister h
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
said. The group was set up by the home ministry recently. The home minister had recently said five to six terrorists are killed by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir everyday. The chief minister also met railway minister Piyush Goyal on Tues... Read more
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dna
After stampede, railway station to have no-hawking zonespeople died. Sources said that this decision has been taken following the Sept
dna / Posted 3 days ago
people died. Sources said that this decision has been taken following the September 30 meeting chaired by Railway Minister Piyush Goyal. "On October 8, we received a letter from the chief secretary asking us to create a 'no hawking zone' at... Read more
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New Kerala
Mehbooba meets Piyush Goyal, discusses railway projects - newkerala news #281247Srinagar(J-K) , Oct 17 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tue
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Srinagar(J-K) , Oct 17 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday met Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and discussed various issues regarding railway projects in the state. During the meeting, introduction of glass top coaches between... Read more
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New Kerala
Shri Piyush Goyal expands Diwali joy of Coal India employees - newkerala news #280453and break all the previous records. The Minister extends happy and prosperous
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
and break all the previous records. The Minister extends happy and prosperous Diwali greetings to all the employees. Shri Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Coal & Railways, much to the joy of around 3 Lakh non-executive employees of Coal India... Read more
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The Indian Express
Thought Sonia would make Singh President, I could be PM: Pranab MukherjeePast Adda guests include the Dalai Lama, economist and Nobel laureate Amartya S
The Indian Express / Posted 7 days ago
Past Adda guests include the Dalai Lama, economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen, Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari and Piyush Goyal, Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian, filmmaker Karan Johar, actor Saif Ali Khan, Punjab Chief Minister... Read more
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The Economic Times
World's oldest steam locomotive to be back on trackreceives first GE locomotive under $2.5 billion deal Enhancing speed, scale an
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
receives first GE locomotive under $2.5 billion deal Enhancing speed, scale and safety in rail operations: Piyush Goyal Germany to help Indian Railways to increase speed of trains on existing corridors Will no fare hike put Delhi... Read more
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Business Standard India
Interview as performance and the spectre of unemploymentsuch a bad thing to the government. At the World Economic Forum’s India Economi
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
such a bad thing to the government. At the World Economic Forum’s India Economic Summit last Thursday, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said lack of jobs implied more and more young people were looking to become entrepreneurs. He was responding to... Read more
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New Kerala
First day of conference of Governors concludes - newkerala news #280177Transport and Highways; Minister of Shipping; Minister of Water Resources, Rive
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Transport and Highways; Minister of Shipping; Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation · Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Minister of Coal · Dr. Jitendra Singh, Minster of State (Independent Charge) of the... Read more
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asianage
India gets 1st diesel locomotive from GE, work on Bihar factory onclarified that the work on a diesel locomotive factory in Bihar's Marhowrah is
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
clarified that the work on a diesel locomotive factory in Bihar's Marhowrah is on track, days after Railway Minister Piyush Goyal ruled out any changes in the deal. But with government's thrust on electrification of tracks to combat... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian Railways to invest about Rs 2,000-cr for expansionRailway Minister Piyush Goyal today said Indian Railways will be making an inve
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal today said Indian Railways will be making an investment of around Rs 2,000 crore, in the next couple of years, for expansion of its various manufacturing units across the country. The capacity of the Rae Bareli coach... Read more
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The Hindu
Railways to cut delays, go for bulk procurement: GoyalRailway Minister Piyush Goyal said Railways will now go for bulk procurement an
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said Railways will now go for bulk procurement and disburse payments within 30 days of all work orders. Pending projects The Railway Board, which was meeting every week to clear pending projects, had been directed to... Read more
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Gulf News
Indian railway probe blames rain for deadly stampedewarning about the dangers posed by the narrow bridge at Elphinstone Road.Follow
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
warning about the dangers posed by the narrow bridge at Elphinstone Road.Following the disaster India’s Railways Minister Piyush Goyal told station managers “to spend whatever is necessary” to ensure passenger safety.Nearly $8 billion (Dh29.38... Read more
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New Kerala
Railway Board treating pending matters expeditiously: Piyush Goyal - newkerala news #279651New Delhi (India), Oct 11: Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday asserted th
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
New Delhi (India), Oct 11: Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday asserted that the Railway Board is meeting once every week and is treating all pending matters expeditiously. Goyal while addressing the International Railway Conference said, "I am... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indian railway probe blames rain for deadly stampedewarning about the dangers posed by the narrow bridge at Elphinstone Road. Foll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
warning about the dangers posed by the narrow bridge at Elphinstone Road. Following the disaster India's Railways Minister Piyush Goyal told station managers "to spend whatever is necessary" to ensure passenger safety. Nearly US$8 billion has been... Read more
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dna
Elphinstone Tragedy: High-powered committee formed to probe 18-month delay in issuing tender for foot overbridgeRailway Minister Piyush Goyal formed a high-powered committee today to look int
dna / Posted 10 days ago
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal formed a high-powered committee today to look into the 18- month delay in issuing tender for a foot overbridge (FOB) at the Elphinstone Road station in Mumbai, where 23 people were killed in a stampede last month. The... Read more
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Gulf News
BJP top guns attack Rahul in Amethisaid.“Who gave loan to it?” Gandhi asked and then himself replied, “It was a Ce
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
said.“Who gave loan to it?” Gandhi asked and then himself replied, “It was a Central government department under minister Piyush Goyal ji.”The company closed down in 2016, the 47-year-old Congress leader said.He also wanted to know why has the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Germany to help Indian Railways to increase speed of trains on existing corridorsride from today Uzbekistan’s High Speed Rail linking key cities has lessons fo
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
ride from today Uzbekistan’s High Speed Rail linking key cities has lessons for India Railways changes deodoriser after Piyush Goyal complains of 'peculiar' odour Railways to launch a new web-based procurement system soon Bhubaneswar-New Delhi... Read more
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New Kerala
Court ordered inquiry against 'The Wire' under Section 202 of CrPC: Jay Shah's lawyer - newkerala news #279122son, based on documents filed with the Registrar of Companies. Prior to the su
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
son, based on documents filed with the Registrar of Companies. Prior to the suit filed by Jay Shah, Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday rejected allegations made against Jay Shah or any of his party leaders. Addressing a press conference... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt transitioned from ‘Beti Bachao’ to ‘Beta Bachao’: Rahul Gandhi on Amit Shah’s sonBeta Bachao,” Gandhi said on Twitter, using the term “Shehzada” to describe Sha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
Beta Bachao,” Gandhi said on Twitter, using the term “Shehzada” to describe Shah’s son. He also tagged a report headlined “Piyush Goyal defends Jay Shah’s business dealings for second day” along with his tweet. On Monday, Gandhi had pressed Prime... Read more
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The Economic Times
Railways asks 30,000 trackmen to resume duties to spruce up safetyto work in last two days," a top rail ministry official said. In a meeting wit
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
to work in last two days," a top rail ministry official said. In a meeting with rail board last week, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal instructed that all the protocols that railway board members get while visiting zones should be done away with... Read more
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asianage
Was Jay Shah aware of note ban, BJP chief should resign: CongJay Shah got a loan of Rs 10.36 crore from a public sector firm under the Minis
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
Jay Shah got a loan of Rs 10.36 crore from a public sector firm under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, headed by Piyush Goyal, against a collateral security of just Rs 6 crore. "Jay's company did not have any previous experience in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jay Amit Shah controversy: Criminal defamation case and top 10 developmentslosses. Does this reek of cronyism," Union Minister Smriti Irani said in a stat
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
losses. Does this reek of cronyism," Union Minister Smriti Irani said in a statement, a day after her ministerial colleague Piyush Goyal defended the junior Shah. She said that instead of seeking answers on Rs 80 crore of transactions that are... Read more
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asianage
Trains and stations to smell of pine, lemongrassRailways seems to be more on making trains smell like pine and lemongrass follo
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
Railways seems to be more on making trains smell like pine and lemongrass following an objection raised by railway minister Piyush Goyal over the “unpleasant” and “peculiar” smell. The minister’s complain has prompted the Railway Board to change... Read more
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asianage
Congress, BJP trade barbs over Amit Shah’s son allegationsto talk about corruption”. “People have shown them the door on the issue of cor
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
to talk about corruption”. “People have shown them the door on the issue of corruption only. Piyushji (railway minister Piyush Goyal) has given a proper explanation as to the allegations. Also, Jay Shah has decided to sue the website. Why is the... Read more
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The Hindu
Drop Amit Shah as BJP chief, says Cong.wrong? There is no smoke without fire,” he said. The BJP, however, defended Mr
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
wrong? There is no smoke without fire,” he said. The BJP, however, defended Mr. Shah and his son, with Railway Minister Piyush Goyal also defending his decision to use the party platform to do so despite Mr. Jay Shah being a private citizen.... Read more
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Business Standard India
ASG Tushar Mehta to appear in defamation case filed by Amit Shah's sonthat claimed his company's turnover saw a huge rise after the BJP came to power
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
that claimed his company's turnover saw a huge rise after the BJP came to power at the Centre in 2014. Union minister Piyush Goyal said Mehta had sought Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's permission to appear for Jay and the approval was... Read more
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New Kerala
Jay Shah files defamation suit against 'The Wire' - newkerala news #278991son, based on documents filed with the Registrar of Companies. Prior to the su
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
son, based on documents filed with the Registrar of Companies. Prior to the suit filed by Jay Shah, Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday rejected any allegation sought to be made against Jay Shah or any of his party leaders. Addressing a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Top govt lawyer to appear for Amit Shah’s son in defamation case against news websitethat claimed his company’s turnover saw a huge rise after the BJP came to power
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
that claimed his company’s turnover saw a huge rise after the BJP came to power at the Centre in 2014. Union minister Piyush Goyal said Mehta had sought law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad’s permission to appear for Jay and the approval was... Read more
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dna
Amit Shah's son Jay files defamation suit against ‘The Wire’son, based on documents filed with the Registrar of Companies. Prior to the su
dna / Posted 12 days ago
son, based on documents filed with the Registrar of Companies. Prior to the suit filed by Jay Shah, Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday rejected any allegation sought to be made against Jay Shah or any of his party leaders. Addressing a... Read more
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The Economic Times
ASG to appear in defamation case filed by Amit Shah's sonthat claimed his company's turnover saw a huge rise after the BJP came to power
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
that claimed his company's turnover saw a huge rise after the BJP came to power at the Centre in 2014. Union minister Piyush Goyal said Mehta had sought Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's permission to appear for Jay and the approval was... Read more
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The Economic Times
Hydrogen is right choice as fuel for automobiles: Scientist G Madhavan NairIndia. State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) last month said it will
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
India. State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) last month said it will procure 10,000 electric cars. According to Piyush Goyal, who held power portfolio till recently, India aims to become 100 per cent e-vehicle nation by 2030. Union... Read more
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The Economic Times
Railways to launch a new web-based procurement system soonto prospective bidders directly. instead, the query and the response will be po
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
to prospective bidders directly. instead, the query and the response will be posted on the web platform." Railway minister Piyush Goyal held a meeting recently with the rail board member on making the award of Railway work contracts more... Read more
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Business Standard India
Row over Amit Shah's son: Rs 100-cr defamation suit and 10 developmentsbe filed at Ahmedabad where I stay, carry on my business and where the cause of
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
be filed at Ahmedabad where I stay, carry on my business and where the cause of action has arisen." (Read more here) 3) Piyush Goyal sent in to douse fire: The government sent Railway Minister Piyush Goyal to do the firefighting as Opposition... Read more
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dna
Godhra train carnage verdict, Delhi Metro fare tussle, Gripen deal and Indian Armyreport Rejecting allegations levelled by a news website against BJP president
dna / Posted 12 days ago
report Rejecting allegations levelled by a news website against BJP president Amit Shah's son Jay Shah, Union minister Piyush Goyal said, "Jay Shah will file a criminal defamation suit of Rs 100 crore against the author, editor and owner of the... Read more
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dna
Rs 100-cr lawsuit against 'false' reportRejecting allegations leveled by a news website against BJP president Amit Shah
dna / Posted 12 days ago
Rejecting allegations leveled by a news website against BJP president Amit Shah's son Jay Shah, Union minister Piyush Goyal said, "Jay Shah will file a criminal defamation suit of Rs 100 crore against the author, editor and owner of the news... Read more
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Business Standard India
New track for Rs 1 lakh-cr station development planRs 1-lakh-crore station redevelopment plan, which he drew up as railways minist
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
Rs 1-lakh-crore station redevelopment plan, which he drew up as railways minister, is set to go for an overhaul under Piyush Goyal, who has replaced him. According to persons close to the development, Goyal wants to cancel the existing bidding... Read more
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The Indian Express
Report on Amit Shah’s son: Congress wants a probe, he says will sue for defamationagainst the author of the report, and the editors and owners of the web site.
The Indian Express / Posted 12 days ago
against the author of the report, and the editors and owners of the web site. At a press conference, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said the report was “absolutely false, baseless, malicious, derogatory, defamatory and hollow”. Jay Shah’s... Read more
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Business Standard India
Political storm over report on junior Shah's business growthto (his) father Shri Amitbhai Shah’s position”. Responding to the Opposition’s
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
to (his) father Shri Amitbhai Shah’s position”. Responding to the Opposition’s demands for a probe, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal told the media that the title of the report was “mischievous” to defame Amit Shah and the use of figure 16,000... Read more
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