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Craze for guns going down in India; UP bucks the trend

MHA data reveals the total arms licences issued in the year 2016 was 93,811 which came down to 24,028 in 2019 (till September).

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AJSU Party steals BJP’s thunder ahead of Jharkhand elections 

Political experts believe that the media focus revolving around AJSU for the last fortnight in the peak of election season may prove to be a game-changer in these Assembly polls.

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AAP faces BJP ire after Supreme Court’s Rafale clean chit

The protest came two days after the Supreme Court rejected pleas to review its judgment, giving a clean chit to the Modi government.

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There's no difference between Abu Bakr-al Baghdadi and Owaisi today: Shia Waqf Board chief Wasim Rizvi

Rizvi was talking in reference to the speeches made by the AIMIM leader after the Supreme Court verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute.

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Jharkhand elections: BJP not to ‘over expose’ PM Modi in rallies

The bulk of the campaigning for the 81 Assembly seats will be done by party president Amit Shah, working president J P Nadda, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath.

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JNUSU to take out protest march to Parliament on Monday

The JNUSU said it will be a march to save public education and appeal to MPs to take up the cause.

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After Ayodhya verdict, Giriraj Singh says it's time for him to retire from politics

Singh said that construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya and population control were two main aims of his political career.

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Jharkhand polls: Congress fields Gourav Vallabh against CM Raghubar Das

The name of Vallabh was announced in Congress' fifth candidates' list released here by party General Secretary Mukul Wasnik on Saturday night.

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Three sentenced to death for killing man in Bihar after he objected to their expletives

All the convicts and the victim belonged to Beriya village under Narpatganj police station of the district.

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Uttarakhand connects remote schools to virtual classes

The project is aimed at connecting with students of farthest areas from the state capital to teach them subjects and get expert advice for further studies.

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Election Commission to set up chair in TN Seshan's memory at poll-study institute

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora made the announcement on Saturday.

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'Second Zakir Naik': Babul Supriyo attacks Asaduddin Owaisi over Ayodhya comment

The AIMIM lawmaker came under attack after he demanded the reconstruction of Babri mosque, which was demolished by Hindu activists in 1992.

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One more arrested in Kushinagar mosque blast case

On Monday, a blast had rocked a mosque in Bairagi Patti village in Turkpatti area of Kushinagar, injuring a man.

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'Make climate change part of school curriculum': Dushyant Chautala writes to Centre

He said Italy recently became the first country to make classes on climate change compulsory in schools.

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Gujarat cop held for taking bribe

The accused had demanded Rs 20,000 from the two persons, who had been arrested for appearing as dummy candidates in a college exam. 

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