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PM Modi heading for a hat-trick: Union Minister Nityanand Rai

He emphasized that a BJP government at both the state and centre would act as a double engine to improve the lives of Odisha’s residents.

published on : 6th September 2023

Climate disasters claim 1,224 lives in four months in India; Bihar sees 502 deaths

According to numbers shared by Nityanand Rai, Bihar saw the highest number of human lives lost to 'hydro-meteorological' disasters so far this fiscal year.

published on : 2nd August 2023

Gujarat saw 81 custodial deaths in last five years, highest in India 

Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai said as many as 687 people died in police custody in various parts of the country from April 1, 2018, to March 31, 2023.

published on : 1st August 2023

No statehood resolution received from Puducherry, says Ministry of Home Affairs

However, the department related parliamentary standing committee for home affairs had recommended statehood for Puducherry in its 121st report, he said.

published on : 27th July 2023

No caste based census except SCs, STs since Independence: Centre

Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai said some political parties and a few organisations have requested to collect caste details in the forthcoming Census.

published on : 25th July 2023

LJP leader Chirag likely to join NDA, may get berth in Union cabinet

Later, Chirag convened a meeting of the party’s national and state-level office bearers and held discussions with them about the party’s potential political alliances for the Lok Sabha polls.

published on : 10th July 2023

Ladakh team meets MHA officials, raises pitch for statehood

The meeting comes as a positive development for the region, especially after the dialogues between the representatives of Ladakh and the Centre were stalled almost 22 months back.

published on : 21st June 2023