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As ally Yameen loses, China cautiously welcomes election of Solih as Maldives' new President

The victory of Solih has a geopolitical significance in the South Asian region as the archipelago is strategically located in the Indian Ocean where China is flexing its muscles.

published on : 26th September 2018

Dadri, Alwar and cow vigilantism: Testimonies of despair and strength in 'Lynch Nation'

“Lynch Nation”, the trailer of which went online Monday, is a collection of testimonies from those who survived mob fury and the families of those who didn't.

published on : 25th September 2018

Criminalisation of politics felt in strongest form in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts: SC

The top court said the panel had referred to several observations made by official agencies which unanimously expressed the opinion that criminal network was virtually running a parallel government.

published on : 25th September 2018

RLSP feels ignored over NDA seat-sharing talks for Bihar, says JD(U) is being given undue weight

RLSP had contested on three of Bihar's 40 Lok Sabha seats as part of NDA in the 2014 polls and won all the three, is reportedly seeking at least six seats this time.

published on : 22nd September 2018

Shivpal Yadav's move to part ways will hit party's Lok Sabha prospects: SP MP Tej Pratap

After a lull of a month and the silence of SP leadership over Shivpal's move, this is the first time that a key member of the Yadav clan has spoken about the reignited battle in the family.

published on : 20th September 2018

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav says ready to take two steps back to stitch up anti-BJP alliance

Akhilesh put equal onus on the Congress, saying it had the greatest responsibility to take everyone along and find a way by holding parleys with all the prospective partners.

published on : 17th September 2018

‘I am not aware of Operation Lotus’

Jarkiholi told mediapersons that besides some other legislators from Belagavi, he too had apprised the Congress top leadership of Shivakumar’s meddling in local politics.

published on : 16th September 2018

Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan's daughter set to contest against him in Bihar's Hajipur Lok Sabha seat

Accusing Paswan of discriminating against his daughters, Asha Devi said she aims at defeating her father in the polls 'in the interests of the country's Dalits'.

published on : 14th September 2018

JAP chief Pappu Yadav attacks RJD's Tejashwi, rules out alliance with RJD for Lok Sabha polls

Claiming that he respects Lalu, Pappu said none of the RJD chief’s family members wants him to come out of jail.

published on : 13th September 2018

Will quit politics if DMK’s charges proved: S P Velumani

Minister S P Velumani announced that he would quit politics if the charges against him about showing favouritism in awarding tenders in the Municipal Administration department were proved.

published on : 13th September 2018

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar gives earful to police brass on soaring crime, asks them to act tough on trouble-makers

Expressing concern over recent attacks on police teams by antisocial elements during raids, the CM asked the police force to act tough on such people and conduct raids after thorough preparations.

published on : 12th September 2018

Six killed in Bihar in four lynching incidents over five days; Opposition slams Nitish Kumar-led government

Meanwhile, the ruling JD(U) accused the main Opposition party RJD of having a hand in these incidents with the aim of maligning the chief minister's image.

published on : 12th September 2018

AAP rubbishes EC notice as 'poor interpretation' of basic accounting practices

Flagging discrepancies in its electoral funding statement, the Election Commission threatened the AAP with action for 'prima facie failing' to follow its transparency guidelines.

published on : 11th September 2018

Politics matter

The Tamil Nadu government should immediately file a case before the Supreme Court and get a stay on the study report, said the DMK president.

published on : 10th September 2018

Gujarat Patidar leader Hardik Patel discharged from hospital, to continue indefinite fast

Patel, meanwhile, also alleged in a tweet that a police officer had threatened to kill him when he was brought out of the hospital.

published on : 10th September 2018
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