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Election Commission to hear warring Samajwadi Party factions on January 13

Samajwadi Party

EC wants Samajwadi Party factions to settle the issue before January 17 New Delhi / Lucknow: The Election Commission on Tuesday fixed January 13 as the date of hearing the Samajwadi Party factions led by Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh Yadav to calm down the dispute over control of the party ...

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Eye on 2019 polls, Amit Shah plans nation-wide tour

Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah to go for ‘reality check’ after results of state polls are declared. New Delhi: With an eye on the important electoral battle of 2019, BJP president Amit Shah is likely to go on board on a nation-wide tour for a “reality check” of party strength and ...

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Sasikala Natarajan gears up to take charge tomorrow


Sasikala Natarajan would visit families of those who died or committed suicide after hearing the death of Jayalalithaa. CHENNAI: Sasikala Natarajan will take up office as AIADMK general secretary on Saturday at the party headquarters here at Chennai. Soon after taking over the reins of the 45-year-old party, She would ...

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I’m not here to cut ribbons and light inaugural lamps: Narendra Modi


Narendra Modi stated that it was his government’s effort to strengthen the hands of the honest and law-abiding citizens. Dehradun/New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated on Tuesday that his fight against black money and corruption would only increase despite intense pressures from the powerful, as he was not voted ...

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Venkaiah Naidu dares Opposition to expose NDA government


Previous UPA government did not take any steps to check black money, says M Venkaiah Naidu. Bengaluru: Holding the Congress, TMC and the Left parties are in-charge for Parliament logjam, Union urban development and poverty alleviation Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday dared the Opposition to come inside (Parliament) and ...

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Demonetisation issue: Narendra Modi to take part in Parliament discussion


Demonetisation “is a fact now” and there should be debate on how it can be executed smoothly, says M. Venkaiah Naidu New Delhi:  Parliament again unsuccessful to manage any business as the Opposition parties on Wednesday created chaos demanding memorial references to the soldiers killed in terror attack in Nagrota as ...

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Lone wolf attacks likely: MHA issues advisory to states to increase security


Following specific Intelligence inputs nearly 75% of the elite NSG commandos have been kept on standby in key cities New Delhi: Intelligence agencies have cautioned that failing to get tolerable “logistical support from sleeper cells” terror outfits, Jaish-e-Mohammed and Lashkar-e-Tayeeba, were at the moment scheduling a major lone wolf attack ...

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Centre allows culling of Nilgais in Bihar and Monkeys in Himachal Pradesh

Centre allows culling of Nilgais in Bihar

New Delhi: The ministry of environment has declared Rhesus Macaque monkeys in Himachal Pradesh to be “vermin” for 12 months, permitting their culling to manage their populace during this time. The progress took place after the Centre had allowed the killing of nilgai in Bihar. The notification said that the ...

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Hyderabad: Drunk man’s date with lions at Zoo


  Hyderabad: In a strange incident at the zoological park here, a drunk 35-year-old man jumped into the enclosure of African Lions speciously to “shake hands” with them on Sunday evening. Animal keeper R. Papaiah was close by and responded straight away to save the person from the approaching wildcats. ...

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