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Demonetisation: Rahul Gandhi demands answers from PM Modi, Mamata Banerjee calls it ‘super emergency’/

Opposition parties to come out with a common minimum programme to address the issue. Leading the Opposition charge against demonetisation, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s policy has failed to check corruption and black money in the country, but ended up adding to the woes of the poor. Claiming […]

450-Crore Dam Scam Is Fake News, Revenge With Shoes: Minister Kiren Rijiju
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450-Crore Dam Scam Is Fake News, Revenge With Shoes: Minister Kiren Rijiju

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju must resign because there is “audio proof” and other evidence that he facilitated a 450-crore scam embedded in a huge hydro-electric project in his home state of Arunachal Pradesh, the opposition Congress said today. Earlier this morning, Mr Rijiju, who is the junior Home Minister vociferously denied the charges, snapping “Those […]

Arvind Kejriwal earning huge money in sale of auto-rickshaws in Delhi?
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Arvind Kejriwal earning huge money in sale of auto-rickshaws in Delhi?

New Delhi: In a shocking accusation, Swaraj India on Tuesday said that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is earning huge money in the sale of auto-rickshaws in the national capital. Also, Swaraj India has demanded a CBI inquiry. Nexus between Kejriwal govt, auto mafia? Dubbing the whole affair an unholy nexus between the Delhi Government […]

Lalu Yadav and Sushil Modi in Friday evening Twitter feud
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Lalu Yadav and Sushil Modi in Friday evening Twitter feud

NEW DELHI: Former union minister for railways and RJD National President Lalu Prasad Yadav and BJP politician Sushil Modi found themselves in an acerbic Twitter spat on Friday evening. The two senior leaders began their weekend by quarreling over the Indian railways. The arguments turned nasty, with a liberal dash of sarcastic comments about “tea […]

Arvind Kejriwal: PM Narendra Modi government has lost connect with people
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Arvind Kejriwal: PM Narendra Modi government has lost connect with people

“I am very sad that FM (Finance Minister) has plainly refused to even review and consider rollback,” the Delhi Chief Minister said in a tweet. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that the Central government’s decision not to roll back the demonetisation move showed that it has lost its connect with the people. […]

Trump: Obamacare key provisions to remain
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Trump: Obamacare key provisions to remain

US President-elect Donald Trump has said he is open to leaving intact key parts of President Barack Obama’s healthcare bill. Mr Trump, who has pledged to repeal the 2010 law, said he will keep the ban on insurers denying coverage for pre-existing conditions. He told the Wall Street Journal that he also favoured allowing young […]

BJP not yet decided on projecting CM face in UP polls
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BJP not yet decided on projecting CM face in UP polls

BJP national president Amit Shah today said his party has not decided whether to project anyone as its chief ministerial candidate in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls. In several states like Rajasthan, Chhatishgarh, Gujarat, Goa and Madhya Pradesh no one was projected as the CM face, he said. “The party has not yet decided whether […]

On women’s rights, Amit Shah is on the right track
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On women’s rights, Amit Shah is on the right track

As the election juggernaut powers on in Uttar Pradesh, on the wheels of various raths, we can expect to see the issue of the “surgical strikes” and the stepped up drive against black money take pride of place in campaign speeches. So it comes as a welcome development that BJP president Amit Shah has asked […]

Lieutenant Governor Dissolves Delhi Waqf Board, Wants Central Probe Into Graft
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Lieutenant Governor Dissolves Delhi Waqf Board, Wants Central Probe Into Graft

NEW DELHI: Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung today dissolved the Delhi Waqf Board, which was “superseded” by the Arvind Kejriwal government last year, after two of its members resigned alleging corruption and referred the matter to CBI for a probe, setting the stage for another round of confrontation between the AAP dispensation and the Centre. The […]

Union I&B minister M Venkaiah Naidu has called the criticism of one day ban on NDTV India ‘ill informed and politically inspired’. (ANI)
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NDTV India ban: Belated criticism is politically inspired, says Naidu

Union information and broadcasting minister Venkaiah Naidu defended on Saturday one-day ban on NDTV India over its Pathankot coverage, saying the “belated criticism” is clearly “ill informed and politically inspired” to create a controversy. “This decision was only a culmination of the larger security concerns being expressed since 2008 Mumbai terror attacks,” Naidu said. He […]