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Jammu and Kashmir ready to hold panchayat polls, waiting for government nod: CEO

The last panchayat polls in the strife-torn J&K were held in 2011 after a gap of about 37 years.

published on : 16th July 2018

Suspense over BSP Congress alliance persists in Rajasthan polls

Having recently won three bypolls covering 17 Assembly constituencies, a buoyant Congress believes it has the capacity to oust the BJP on its own

published on : 16th July 2018

BJP-Apna Dal(S) ties on upswing after PM Modi's Mirzapur visit, say leaders 

Mirzapur, an eastern UP district, is represented in the Lok Sabha by senior Apna Dal (Sonelal) leader Anupriya Patel, daughter of Sonelal Patel.

published on : 16th July 2018

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar bats for special status for state; opposition RJD, Congress dub it as a ‘pre-poll gimmick’

When asked what BJP thinks of Bihar's special status demand, Nitish Kumar told reporters to ask the question to deputy chief minister and senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi.

published on : 16th July 2018

Nawaz Sharif, daughter arrest: 50 injured in clashes between PML-N workers, police in Lahore 

The protesters pelted police and rangers with stones when they fired tear gas on them.

published on : 14th July 2018

Kenyans call foul after MPs go to FIFA World Cup at taxpayers' expense

Kenya's lawmakers -- among the highest paid in the world -- have often rubbed public opinion up the wrong way notably over their salary demands.

published on : 13th July 2018

Some of Imran Khan's five illegitimate kids Indian: Ex-wife Reham Khan in book

Reham Khan in a book exposing the underbelly of Pakistani politics claims that he had told her that he had five illegitimate children, some of them Indian.

published on : 12th July 2018

Telangana's TRS MLA Ramagundam quits politics citing interference in work

The matter went to municipal administration minister KT Rama Rao, who directed the MLA to ask his corporators to withdraw the notice.

published on : 10th July 2018

Chanakya's views on dynastic politics still valid: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah today invoked ancient philosopher Chanakya to denounce "dynasty" politics.

published on : 9th July 2018

West Bengal celebrates birth anniversary of former chief minister Jyoti Basu

West Bengal today celebrated the birth anniversary of Jyoti Basu who had governed the state for over two decades- with blood donation camps, seminars and cultural programmes.

published on : 8th July 2018

Not averse to TMC working with Congress: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

A section of Congress leaders has shown inclination to have a tie-up with the TMC in West Bengal which has a total of 42 Lok Sabha seats.

published on : 7th July 2018

Gujarat leaders Hardik Patel, Alpesh Thakor and Jignesh Mevani booked over 'raid' at woman's house

The complainant said the trio and their supporters entered her house when no male member was present there.

published on : 7th July 2018

Standard of living has improved since BJP came to power in Uttar Pradesh: CM Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath participated in a mass marriage ceremony of 1,001 couples belonging to tribal communities and other economically weaker sections of the society.

published on : 7th July 2018

Abhimanyu murder case: Kerala Police launch raid at PFI, SDPI offices

According to police officers, the raids were being done to collect details about the activities of the PFI with regard to the murder that according to police was a pre-planned one.

published on : 7th July 2018

Expelled CPM MP Ritabrata Banerjee gets TMC's tribal berth

Sources revealed that the former CPM MP will directly report to the TMC supremo after his appointment as the convener of the committee.

published on : 6th July 2018
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