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Subramanian Swamy to challenge sacking of TTD Head Priest Ramana Dikshitalu

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has decided to file a plea in the apex court against the removal of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Chief Priest Ramana Dikshitalu. The Rajya Sabha MP took to Twitter and informed about the legal move against the TTD administration...

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Flyers! Big relief for you, now airlines won’t charge if you cancel flight ticket within 24 Hours of booking

There is a big relief for the flyers who are facing many issues like high cancellation charges, no proper refund if the flight is cancelled as the Civil Aviation Ministry unveiled the draft passenger charter today. ..

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Performing their duty of protecting Indian borders, BSF jawans know how to give a befitting reply: Rajnath Singh

“Our BSF jawans perform the duty of protecting India’s boundaries and their duty knows no boundary. They do not fire the first bullet but they do know how to give a befitting reply,” resorted Union Minister Rajnath Singh as her addressed the 16th BSF Investiture Ceremony in New Delhi. ..

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Expedite probe against Christian Groups meddling in Indian Elections: LRO

The Legal Rights Observatory (LRO) a legal NGO has approached the Chief Election Commissioner to expedite probe and initiate against the Catholic Church leaders for ‘brazenly’ and ‘aggressively’ trespassing into the political arena during the assembly elections...

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Maharashtra by-polls: CM Yogi Adityanath to address meetings in Palghar

After the hectic election campaign of Karnataka, BJP’s star Pracharak Yogi Adityanath will seek votes for BJP’s Rajendra Gavit in Palghar. The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister will join the campaign on Wednesday where he is scheduled to address the public meetings in Vasai-Virar and Nala Sopara areas...

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Digitalizing 16 lakh senior citizens, Assam govt to provide pensions online soon

Rolling out schemes and framing necessary steps to empower senior citizens in the state of Assam, the state government has decided to provide pensions to over 16 lakh senior citizens. Under this initiative the state governments has decided to cater the senior citizens aging 60 years and irrespective of Above Poverty Line and Below Poverty Line...

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Magenta line of Delhi Metro to be started from May 28

Delhi Metro Commuters! There is a good news for you as Delhi metro is going to add a cherry on the cake as the 25.6 kilometres long Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir stretch of the Delhi Metro's Magenta Line will be formally flagged off by the Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on 28th this month...

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Gujarat CM Rupani launches drone-based surveillance system for tracking illegal mining

In order to curb the illegal mining of minerals and sands, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Monday launched a drone-based surveillance ecosystem to keep a close track on riverbeds across the state. The Trinetra Drone Surveillance System, crafted by the state government to monitor the illegal activities especially in the sensitive districts of Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, and Sabarkantha...

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Oil prices to go down soon: India gets first cargo of crude oil from UAE

In an attempt to bring down the sky-reached oil prices in India, the first cargo of the crude oil has reached India from UAE for filling up one of the two Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) caverns built by Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserve Ltd at Mangalore...

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Rajnath promises ‘Black Panther’ to contain Maoist menace in C’garh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Monday promised a specialised police force for Chhattisgarh to tackle the Maoist menace effectively in the state...

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Assam Rifles recovers huge quantities of arms, ammunition & explosives in search operation

Assam Rifles launched an operation and recovered huge quantities of arms, ammunition and explosives in a search operation. A press statement issued the last night from the Inspector General, Assam Rifles(South) said, one consignment of the weapons and ammunition including two GSG-5 German Rifles with four magazines, one Uzkon semi-automatic shotgun with three magazines, two 9 mm Beretta pistols with four magazines, one 9 mm Sigsauer pistol with two magazines, cortex, detonators and more than 6000 ..

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Second name for Pakistan ‘Pernicious’: Violates ceasefire again by firing in Jammu and Kashmir

Pakistani forces again resorted to heavy mortar shelling in RS Pura, Arnia and Ramgarh sectors along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir...

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PNB fraud case: ED staples fresh assets worth Rs 171 cr of Nirav Modi

In fresh action against Nirav Modi, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached assets worth over 171 crore rupees owned by the absconding diamantine in connection with its money laundering probe in the over 2 billion dollars PNB fraud case on Monday...

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Backing reforms from various fiscal sources, NITI Aayog cites India’s economy to grow by 9% in 2022.

: Focusing on creating reforms with the aim of covering tax under one setup of GST, the Indian economy has boomed up and reciprocates to blurt out benefits in a long run. Encompassing a backing of reforms like GST, demonetisation and the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), NITI Aayog vice chairman Rajeev Kumar exuded confidence that India will reach 9% growth rate by the year 2022. ..

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Finance Ministry ties up with 40 big daddies of job creation to extend loans to small entrepreneur

In order to extend loans to small entrepreneurs under the Mudra scheme, the finance ministry has tied up with 40 entities including Flipkart, Swiggy, Patanjali and Amul, which are big job creators...

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TDP’s 'Maha Nadu' conclave to kick-start from May 27

In order to sharpen the drive against Central government, Telugu Desam Party’s ' annual Maha Nadu' conclave will kick-start from May 27 to 29. In this three-day state level summit, the ruling party will heat up the campaign against the BJP led central government over the non-fulfillment of special category status to Andhra Pradesh...

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#WelcomeHomeTarini: Defence Minister stands proudly to welcome our ‘bravouries’ for completing Navika Sagar Parikrama

And finally INSV Tarini has touched its homeland where Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Admiral Sunil Lanba were standing with pride to welcome our brave Tarinis who completed their mission to circumnavigate the globe named ‘Navika Sagar Parikrama.’..

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JJ hospital row: Maha Minister Girish Mahajan assures security for resident doctors

Condemning the attack on two resident doctors of JJ hospital, Maharashtra Medical Education Minister Girish Mahajan assured that strict action will be taken against those who were involved in thrashing resident doctors. ..

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Validating its life extensity, BrahMos supersonic cruise missile successfully test-fired at Odisha coast

Tick marking another achievement in the list of success, India has successfully test fired the Indo-Russian joint venture BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from a test range along the Odisha coast to validate some new features. The trial was conducted to validate its "life extension" technologies developed for the first time in India by DRDO and team BraHmos...

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Chandra Babu Naidu, K Chandrashekar Rao to attend swearing-in ceremony of Kumaraswamy

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Chief Nara Chandra Babu Naidu is all set to join the much-anticipated swearing-in ceremony of Chief Minister-designate H D Kumaraswamy. ..

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Digitalization at its peak: 700 Digital villages to be established by the year end

The network of Common Service Centres (CSCs), which act as access points for delivery of various electronic services to villages in India, are set to be expanded to 2.50 lakh gram panchayats by the year-end, Union Minister for Electronics and IT Sh. Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Sunday at Dhanauri Kalan village in Gautam Budh Nagar (UP)...

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Defence Ministry reopens restricted closed Cantonment roads for public

Defence Ministry has brought a smile to the faces of 62 Cantonment boards residents as all the closed roads in cantonment areas in different parts of the country will be reopened immediately...

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State reservoirs not in good Condition: Kumaraswamy to Rajinikanth

Following the lines of previous Karnataka government, JD(S) leader and Chief Minister-designate HD Kumaraswamy expressed reservations about the demand raised by actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth over Cauvery issue...

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Automatic weather system comes as a boon for Maharashtra farmers

The Maharashtra government has commissioned 2,060 automatic weather stations (AWS) in as many revenue circles, to provide real-time weather-related information to farmers up to the village level...

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Newly Commissioned ‘Bastariya Battalion’ to run on ‘Your Soil Your Brain’ theory, teach lesson to Naxals in their own way

We are always fond of the areas where we live, in other words, we are always well experienced in our own soil. Keeping this in mind Chhattisgarh will have their much awaited ‘Bastariya Battalion’ of CRPF to carryout Anti Naxal operation’s (ANO) in the region. One of the important features is that it will have 33 % reservation for the women constable...

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Announcing compensation of Rs 2 lakhs, CM Yogi Adityanath demands magistrate probe in Hooch Tragedy

Taking cognizance in the matter of the hooch tragedy where the spurious liquor have raised the death toll to 13, leaving many others ill. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced an ex gratia of Rs 2 lakhs for the people undergoing the tragic death. ..

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Deceitful Pakistan can’t even keep its words for a day: Asks for Ceasefire in morning and violates in evening

Pakistan is nothing but a 'Deceit' as on Sunday Morning itself both sides that is Border Security Force (BSF) and Pakistani Rangers had a telephonic conversation to appeal stopping retaliatory fire after India inflicted heavy damage to Pakistani side for starting unprovoked firing. But last night this conversation proved flop as they showed, as usual, their real face by firing in Arnia and Ramgarh sectors of Jammu region...

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India set to adopt new-age Artificial Intelligence: Aims high on boosting and reinforcing defense force

Using Artificial Intelligence at each and every sector has influenced many sectors and has given a platform to liberate ideas of future capabilities. In an ambitious defence project, the government has started work on incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance the operational preparedness of the armed forces...

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Eyes towards Goa today: Tarinis to return this evening after completing Navika Sagar Parikrama #WelcomeHomeTarini

Indian naval sailing vessel Tarini (INSV Tarini), with an all-women crew circumnavigating the globe under the Navika Sagar Parikrama project, will complete its mission and return to Goa Today evening...

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Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at BJP, PM

An obviously happy Congress President Rahul Gandhi at the resignation of B S Yeddyurappa Saturday utilised the opportunity to take a dig at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi for criticising Congress party and his leadership...

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Brightening the future of J&K, PM Modi lays foundation stone for Kishanganga Project

PM Narendra Modi after his visit to Leh to lay the foundation stone for Zojila tunnel visited Srinagar to dedicate the state-run NHPC Ltd’s Kishanganga hydropower project to the nation along with it he inaugurated a ring road project from Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Centre (SKICC) today...

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BSY does a Vajpayee, quits as CM skipping trust vote

Curtains came down in Bengaluru Saturday after a high voltage political drama ended with the resignation by the incumbent Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa without facing the floor test. After making an emotional speech, the BJP leader quit as a chief minister skipping the trust vote...

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'Maa ki Rasoi' - BHU students’ humane initiative launched in Varanasi

A group of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) took the initiative to provide homely food to the students through ‘Maa ki Rasoi’. Senior RSS functionary Indresh Kumar on Saturday inaugurated this unique initiative at this historical and religious city. This ‘Maa ki Rasoi’ is set up under the Prime Minister’s Women’s Skill Development Scheme...

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Promising to work for the welfare of people, CM B S Yeddyurappa resigns: Congress stunned

In a dramatic moment at the Karnataka Vidhan Sauda, CM B S Yeddyurappa resigned with an emotionally charged speech with a commitment to win next election with more than 150 seats totally deceiving the Congress Party...

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People satisfied with TDP government: Chandra Babu Naidu

Applauding the efforts of state government, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandra Babu Naidu claimed that people in remote areas are happy with the policies adopted by TDP. Addressing the meeting of officials through his newly developed Real-time governance ecosystem, Naidu said that project Sadhikara Mitra initiated for village development showing positive results on the ground...

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Smart City Project Dharamshala reviewed by Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Friday reviewed the progress on Smart City Project Dharamshala that will not only give a facelift to the town but also provide world standard basic amenities to the residents of the town as well as tourists visiting the place...

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CM Yogi Adityanath sacks officials for reckless attitude on Varanasi flyover collapse

The Yogi Adityanath government sacked Uttar Pradesh State Bridge Corporation managing director Rajan Mittal after he was named as one of the seven officials responsible for lapses, which led to the collapse of a section of the under-construction flyover in Varanasi, which killed, at least, 15 people on Tuesday...

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At least 19 killed, six others injured after a truck overturned in Gujarat's Bhavnagar; PM Modi condoled

At least nineteen people were killed including 16 labourers and three children while six others were injured after a truck overturned on a highway in Gujarat's Bhavnagar on Saturday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and many other state ministers offered their condolences to the family of victims...

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PM Modi dedicates Kishanganga Hydro Electric Project to the Nation

PM Modi dedicates Kishanganga Hydro Electric Project to the Nation..

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BJP strikes the right chord, Supreme Court directs KG Bopiah as pro tem speaker

Striking the right chords and rejoicing over their first victory, the Supreme Court on Saturday rejected Congress plea seeking removal of KG Bopiah as pro tem speaker. In its order, the apex court ruled that Bopaiah will continue to be the pro tem speaker while saying that live broadcast of floor test would be the best way to ensure transparency of proceedings...

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English welcomes its new guest word ‘AYUSH’ in it

Good news for us that the word ‘AYUSH’ got a place in Hindi and English languages for scientific and technical purposes. The Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology has decided to adopt the word. The decision follows a proposal from the Ministry of AYUSH in this regards...

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Punjab plans crackdown on illegal travel agents to stop heinous crimes

Tightening its noose around illegal travel agents in the state, the Punjab Government has issued a directive to all the top civil and police officials and asked to take stern action against them. Notably, the Punjab Government led by CM Amarinder Singh has issued a directive to all the top civil and police officials in the state to crack down on illegal travel agents through a series of measures to ensure strict compliance with the laws and legislation governing the licensing and operations of travel ..

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Winning against all odds, women in Jhargam district emerged as winners sweeping out TMC terror in WB Panchayat Elections

The West Bengal Panchayat Elections has been a series of many ups and downs, violence and terror. Despite ruling Trinamool Congress sweeping the panchayat elections of West Bengal, BJP has made its mark in the tribal-dominated regions of the state by outperforming TMC in many segments in the west and northern parts of the state...

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PM Modi attends Commencement of work on Zojila Tunnel

PM Modi attends Commencement of work on Zojila Tunnel ..

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Delhi Court convicts 'traitor' Madhuri Gupta for sharing Indian secrets with Pakistan

A Delhi court has found former diplomat Madhuri Gupta guilty of sharing sensitive information with Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI and compromising national interest. Madhuri Gupta was posted in the Indian High Commission located in Islamabad...

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Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar sworn in as the next Chief Justice of Manipur High Court

Notified by the Central government, Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar was today sworn-in as the Chief Justice of the High Court of Manipur. Justice Sudhakar initially served as judge of the Madras High Court, prior to his appointment to the Jammu and Kashmir High Court. He was later made Chief Justice of that High Court...

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Karnataka row: BJP Virajpet MLA KG Bopaiah appointed as pro-tem speaker

Ahead of the crucial floor test in Karnataka Assembly, senior BJP lawmaker KG Bopaiah has been appointed as pro-tem speaker. A five-time MLA from Virajpet, Bopaiah had served as the speaker of the assembly during BJP’s stint...

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Karnataka Nahi Toh Goa Hi Sahi: Congress reaches Raj Bhavan saying “Abolish BJP govt and allow us to form ours”

Giving the example of Karnataka, Goa Congress committee has demanded permission from Goa Governor Mridula Sinha to form their government in the state as they are the single-largest party and abolish the BJP govt...

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First time since inception, RBI’s monetary policy committee to meet for 3 days in June

In a first, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced that its monetary policy committee (MPC) will hold a three-day meeting in June, as opposed to the usual two-day schedule. In a statement, the RBI stated that the meeting would be held from June 4 to 6, instead of the scheduled dates of June 5 and 6. The RBI said the change in schedule is due to "administrative" reasons...

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Supreme Court ratifies Cauvery board draft

Supreme Court today ratified the amended draft scheme of the much awaited Cauvery Management Board for the hassle-free implementation Cauvery water sharing mechanism. While approving the provisions drafted by Centre, the apex court turned down the suggestions pitched by Karnataka and Kerala government...

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Siddaramaiah slams Karnataka governor for unconstitutional move

Welcoming Supreme Court’s verdict on Karnataka development, former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah accused Karnataka governor Vajubhai Vala of misusing Constitutional position. He was speaking to the media after the ruling of the apex court on JD(S)-Congress joint petition...

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Don't play politics with rape incidents

Now even the rape case is taken as a mean for those political ends. Therefore, any incidents of rape are interpreted and handled in unethical ways. The moment a rape occurs, the political leaders take sides accordingly, so also the media...

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CM Arvind Kejriwal nods for police probe in Chief Secretary Assault Case, demands videographing of proceedings

The Delhi Secretary assault case has seen many twist and turns, the new in the row is that the Delhi police asked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to step in the probe. While Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday told Delhi Police that he is willing to join police probe into the alleged assault of Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash, but insisted that the recording of his statements be video graphed...

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BJP poll manager Somu Veerraju questions Telugu Desam’s interest in Karnataka polls

After senior BJP leader Ram Madhav’s attack on Chandra Babu Naidu, newly appointed election Committee convener Somu Veerraju took a fresh swipe at the Telugu Desam Chief questioning Naidu’s enthusiasm on Karnataka polls...

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SEBI warns PNB over delay in making disclosures on fraudulent transactions related to Nirav Modi and Gitanjali Group

Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Thursday warned the Punjab National Bank over a delay in making disclosures on fraudulent transactions related to Nirav Modi and Gitanjali Group of companies. Notably, in the month of February, the Punjab National Bank reported that it has detected fraudulent and unauthorized transactions in one of its branches in Mumbai. The cumulative fraud amounts stand to Rs 13000 crores...

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Gujarat govt takes financial responsibility worth Rs 50,000 of the accident cases that occur in state

The government of Gujarat is all set to take financial responsibilities worth Rs 50,000 of the accident cases that occur in the state limits from today onwards. Notably, the Gujarat government will provide up to Rs. 50,000 in medical treatment for the first 48 hours to all the victims of road accidents admitted to any government or private hospital in Gujarat in the state. According to the new scheme, each and every road accident victim will get free treatment in Gujarat, regardless of their income. ..

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Yoga in Mountains! Nine Indian Army women all set to create world record on mountaineering expedition

Fearless and ferocious as she is, women are set to reach great heights and achieve immense success. The Indian Army has set a mountaineering expedition for nine women officers. Director General of Military Training on 14 May 2018 flagged off Indian Army Women Officers’ Mountaineering Expedition to Mt. Bhagirathi-II (6512 metres)...

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Chhattisgarh gives digital gift: To distribute 55 lakh Smartphones to women and youth

A Smartphone is not only for using Social Media or playing games but it is a tool for you to get in touch with the world, with technology etc. Keeping this mind, Chhattisgarh Government has planned to distribute 55 lakh Smartphones among the youth and women...

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BJP to prove majority: SC directs floor test in Karnataka at 4pm on Saturday

With the Supreme Court all set to hear the plea on formation of BJP Government in Karnataka; BJP Lawyer Mukul Rohatgi submitted letter of perusal before the bench. The Supreme Court directed that a floor test will to be conducted in the Karnataka Assembly on Saturday at 4 p.m. B.S. Yeddyurappa who was sworn in as the Chief Minister yesterday will have to prove his majority in the house...

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Now Jharkhand’s landlines become ‘Smartlines’: BSNL introduces new system which can operate Social Media

No need to be on mobile or computer now on Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and video calls. All the facilities you will also get on the landline phone. BSNL has completed the preparation to provide this service to the consumers. Just you have to do is to take a connection...

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Scathing remark on Congress end of dynasty politics and hardwork been rewarded, PM Modi pumps up BJP for the 2019 elections

Gearing up for the 2019 elections, the Bhartiya Janata Party has set the stage ready. Going by their protocol to offer the best and better beneficiaries to the masses the party has stood firm on their words of bringing Acche Din for the people of the country. Setting up the tone for the 2019 general elections, for BJP governance means Nation first and service to the people...

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Alerting ‘Cyclone Sagar’ to seep in coastal regions of India, IMD issues advisory

Looking out for a shining sunny day has been a dream for many in the northern states. Bright shining day has transformed into a nightmare for people as the weather is in no mood to calm down. The India Meteorological Department has issued an advisory to the states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Goa, Maharashtra and the Lakshadweep archipelago over cyclonic storm Sagar...

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The Walmart- Flipcart Deal: Lure of the Quick Buck, Lack of National Pride and Staying Power

What India needs is lion-hearted businessmen who would take risk, be creative and invest in research, develop new and attractive products, market them worldwide and never lose nerve in the face of competition and never sell out; in the process create thousands of jobs for their fellow countrymen and make the nation proud...

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Punjab seeks inclusion of 13 road projects in Bharatmala Pariyojna to facilitate better connectivity across the state

Punjab on Wednesday sought the inclusion of 13 road projects across the state in the Bharatmala Pariyojna in a bid to facilitate better connectivity and smooth commute for the people. Notably, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has written a letter to Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari seeking inclusion of 13 road projects across the state in the Bharatmala Pariyojna, besides the declaration of seven new road projects as National Highways with an aim to facilitate better connectivity ..

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'Judiciary & Press is in fear in India': Is Rahul Gandhi cracking jokes again?

Frustrated and defeated with the decision of Karnataka’s Governor to invite BJP to form the government as well as by the Supreme Court’s decision not to stay the swearing-in ceremony of B S Yeddyurappa, Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi on Thursday asserted that the nation is living in fear and said that the democracy is being murdered in the country...

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Stooping down to another level by forging votes, TMC wins elections but people say #MamtakillsDemocracy

Democracy in West Bengal has stooped down to such a level that it no longer seems to be a democratic state. Although Trinamool Congress showed a clear win in the West Bengal Panchayat elections, the question are still unanswered as to how long will this unruly behavior and dictator rule of Mamta Banerjee prevail?..

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Job Storm in Maharashtra! CM Devendra Fadnavis gives nod to fill in 36000 vacancies in govt post

During the budget session in the state legislature, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced that a total of 72,000 vacant posts will be filled in two phases over the next two years. Giving a nod to fulfill the promise made, CM Devendra Fadnavis gave his approval today to fill 36,000vacant posts in different departments of the state government, especially in agriculture and rural development departments. ..

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Uttarakhand makes Transgender socially secure; lists several benefits for them

In the important decision, the state cabinet has taken divorced, abandoned, single women as well as the transgender in the purview of social security. They will get benefits under the Pandit Deendayal Samajik Sahayta Suraksha Yojana (PDDSSY)...

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Standing by his promise, CM Yeddyurappa announces farm loan waiver upto 1 lakh as his first decision

Owing his victory to the farmers and thanking them for showing their immense support, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa takes in a historic decision. Assuming the office after swearing in as the Chief Minister, Yeddyurappa announced farm loan waiver of up to one lakh rupees in his first decision. This was a poll promise of the BJP...

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Goa puts full stop on Taxi drivers’ domination: Decides to fit digimeters and speed monitors in 3 months

Now soon Goa will put a full stop on domination of Taxi drivers in the state as it has been decided to fit digital meters and speed governors in the state’s taxis...

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And its time for celebrations! Maharashtra ranked second in Swachh Survekshan 2018 clinching 10 awards

Dreams of many aspirants and a hometown for innovation and technology Maharashtra has swiped all aside grabbing 10 awards in the Swachh Survekshan 2018. Ranking 2nd in the best performing state, Maharashtra has undoubtedly performed immensely well. The results were announced in New Delhi by Hardeep Singh Puri, Union Minister of State (Independent charge) Housing and Urban Affairs on Wednesday...

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Swachh Survekshan finds no garbage though using binoculars in Jharkhand; awards as the best performing state

Compared to the year 2016, Jharkhand has achieved the first award of the Best Performing State in the Swachhta Survekshan 2018, with tremendous improvement in its ranking. It has been reported in a government release that cities such as Giridih, Bundu, Pakud, and Chaibasa, along with the capital Ranchi, have also performed very well...

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#MamtakillsDemocracy: Polling officer of WB Panchayat Election found dead on railway tracks

Shoving down humanity to trash, the Trinamool Congress has left no stones unturned in making their existence strong in the state. Indeed the democracy in the state has seen a major downfall as the panchayat elections in West Bengal on Monday casted the worst face of humanity. Rising the death toll to 22, TMC goons have not spared even the presiding officer Rajkumar Rao appointed during the panchayat polls. Rajkumar Rao on Monday evening was abducted by unknown miscreants trying to rig the polls and ..

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Cabinet meet in Floating boat in Tehri lake; Uttararakhand finds innovative way to boost tourism

Uttarakhand has put a further step towards becoming a tourism state. With the help of tourism, the decision to give hundreds of new opportunities for employment with the development of the state economy, Trivendra Singh Rawat Cabinet meeting in floating marina (floating boat) in Tehri Lake while taking a unique initiative...

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B S Yeddyurappa sworn in as the CM of Karnataka

Karnataka elections have been one of the most crucial and nail biting event for everyone as to who will be the next Chief Minister of the Karnataka State. After much uncertainty as to who will mantle the throne and shunning all the speculations B S Yeddyurappa has sworn in as the next Chief Minister of Karnataka...

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Gujarat to introduce new policy to curb delay in town-planning

n a bid to clear the ongoing town-planning projects, Gujarat government has decided to appoint senior officers to monitor the ambitious project of housing for all. Charing the review meeting of the urban development department, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani directed officials to fine tune the work of 425 projects under various town-planning schemes...

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Union Cabinet opens sack of good news for us; have a look

These decisions have brought smiles to the faces of everyone because they are the signals of development. Minister of Law & Justice, Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad announced the decisions taken by Union cabinet. It has taken several decisions in several fields like Technology, Health, Electoral, Taxation etc...

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Cauvery management board will be the final authority: SC directs Centre

The Supreme Court today has directed Centre to amend the proposed draft scheme for Cauvery river water dispute within 24 hours. A three-judge Bench under the Chairmanship of Chief Justice Dipak Misra has asked Attorney General K.K. Venugopal to fine tune the draft as per the direction of SC...

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Karnataka elections: BJP secures an edge over rivals

State after State the party kept winning and forming the governments some on its own and others with the alliance parties. Karnataka is the latest example of its victorious march towards ‘Congress-Mukt Bharat’...

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Cabinet approves development of Trunk Infrastructure Components for Integrated Multi Modal Logistics Hub known as "Freight Village" at Nangal Chaudhary in Haryana

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval to the following proposal of the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion:..

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Cabinet approves setting up of a new AIIMS in Deoghar, Jharkhand

he Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved setting up of a new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Deoghar, Jharkhand. A provision of funds worth Rs. 1103 crore has been approved for the project and the said AIIMS will be set up under the Pradhan MantriSwasthya Suraksha Yojana..

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Services dominate in terms of employment, value addition, productivity and innovation: Prez Kovind

Today, services dominates in terms of employment, value addition, productivity and innovation. This was said by President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday after inaugurating the 4th Global Exhibition on Services and launched a portal on 12 Champion Sectors in Services in Mumbai...

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CBI files supplementary charge sheet against ‘Wanted’ Mehul Choksi, his companies in PNB scam

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) taking a step forward on Wednesday filed a supplementary charge sheet against Mehul Choksi and his companies under Gitanjali Group in connection with Rs 13,000 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam involving billionaire jeweler Nirav Modi...

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Beware! MeT opens its new weather warnings

The weather is in no mood to be happy with Northern Parts of India as it has created a distress in that region by storms, heavy speedy winds, rains etc which has taken many lives also. Now the Meteorological Department (MeT) has issued a new warning on weather situations. So beware before you think to travel to these areas...

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Chhattisgarh’s Maoist-hit Bastar district to get commercial flight service from June 15

The Bastar district of Chhattisgarh which is infamous for Maoist insurgency from a very long time will be on the aviation map of the country from June 15 as Air Odisha is going to start flight services from Visakhapatnam to district headquarters of Jagdalpur and Raipur...

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Karnataka in-charge Prakash Javdekar denies charges of horse trading

Refuting the charges of horse-trading levelled by JD(S) leader Kumaraswamy Union Minister and Karnataka In-charge Prakash Javdekar said that allegations levelled by JDS leaders are baseless. Speaking to the media over the current political situation, Javdekar claimed that BJP has enough backing to claim the government...

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PM Modi to inaugurate Kishanganga project in Kashmir on 19th

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be inaugurating the Kishanganga hydroelectric project in Kashmir’s Bandipora district on May 19 during his visit to the northern state...

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Over 2 lakh children in Punjab vaccinated so far under campaign against Measles-Rubella

The ongoing State-wide Vaccination Campaign against Measles-Rubella in Punjab has vaccinated over 20,00,000 children. Notably, the Vaccination Campaign against Measles-Rubella was kicked-off on 1st of May this year from Punjab’s Faridkot district as a part of a National strategy to eliminate Measles and control Rubella in the country...

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Karnataka govt request SC to adjourn Cauvery trial till formation of a new government

Amidst the political uncertainty, Karnataka government has urged supreme court to halt the ongoing trial of Cauvery water dispute. Citing the reason of hung assembly, the state government has requested the top court to adjourn the case till the formation of the government...

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#KarnatakaVerdict : Who will form the government? Stay tuned here to get live updates

The high voltage political drama continues a day after the results of Assembly polls in Karnataka were out. The BJP has emerged as the single largest party with 104 seats is however still eight short of the majority in 224 seat constituency. On the other side, Congress with 78 seats has given unconditional support to JD(S) which has got only 38 seats. As both BJP and Congress in alliance with JD(S) has sought to form the government...

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At least 36 missing, 16 rescued after a boat capsizes in Godavari River in Andhra Pradesh

In Andhra Pradesh, at least 36 persons are feared to be missing after a boat capsized in Godavari River in East Godavari district on Tuesday...

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After Karnataka, BJP to play major role in Andhra Pradesh: Kanna Lakshminarayana

Applauding BJP’s comeback in Karnataka, newly appointed Andhra Pradesh BJP Chief Kanna Lakshminarayana claimed that BJP will replicate its splendid performance in Andhra Pradesh. Kanan who was in the national capital to attend the meeting of office bearers termed Karnataka results as the reflection of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity in southern states...

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Rajnath Singh reviews development projects in Union Territories

Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh here today reviewed the progress of various development projects in the Union Territories. Senior officials from the UTs of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, NCT Delhi, Lakshadweep and Puducherry briefed the Home Minister on the status of various developmental projects being implemented in their respective UTs...

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Note: Petrol price hiked by 15 paise per litre, diesel by 21 paise per litre

The prices of petrol and diesel were hiked on Wednesday 15 paise per litre and 21 paise per litre respectively in New Delhi. Notably, the prices of petrol and diesel rose for the second day in a row after Indian Oil Corp (IOC) resumed the dynamic pricing system on Monday after a 19-day halt...

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Madhya Pradesh to foster patriotism in students: Instructs to say “Jai Hind” while attendance call out

Patriotism is a sentiment which makes a person proud of its own country but if this sentiment is taught right from the childhood then the child gets connects to its soil in the age of molding itself. Keeping this in mind, Madhya Pradesh government has decided to foster the students by passing an order that while calling the roll out in the school rather than calling ‘yes sir or yes ma’am’ the student will say ‘Jai Hind.’..

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U’khand HC stands by state cops; says they must not work for more than 8 hours at a stretch

Observing that police is the primary agency of the criminal justice system which protects human rights, The Uttarakhand High Court has said, police personnel must not work for more than eight hours at a stretch and those doing arduous duties besides listing out various measures for improving the service conditions for the force...

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PM Modi blasts at Congress for entering in power of Karnataka via backdoor; terms an attempt to sabotage the Constitution

Prime Minister Narendra Modi blasted at the Congress after it entered in the power of Karnataka via backdoor supporting JD(S) and said that one cannot even imagine that the Congress for its selfish political gains will attempt to sabotage the Constitution of India...

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Bridge in Varanasi Collapses: Takes 18 lives and 25 injured

In Varanasi on Tuesday, a part of the bridge constructed under the cante station fell. Many vehicles came in its grip. In the accident, the NDRF team confirmed 18 deaths and said that 25 people were injured in the accident. CM Yogi Adityanath has ordered for all possible assistance and help for the injured and affected due to the incident...

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Karnataka Polls: BJP, Congress claim number; all eyes on Governor’s move

Amidst the political chaos in Karnataka, leaders of political parties today met Governor Vajubhai Vala and submitted their claims to form a government. BJP under the leadership of state Chief B S Yeddyurappa called on the Karnataka Governor...

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Lingayat move spoiled Congress’s performance: Ashwani Kumar

Former law minister and senior Congress leader Ashwani Kumar said that state government’s Lingayat move has devastated the prospects of Congress in Karnataka. Speaking to the media Kumar admitted that Congress government under Siddaramaiah has failed to gain the confidence of the people...

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SC to Navjot Singh Sidhu in road rage case: Pay 1000 and you are free

The Supreme Court has convicted former Cricketer and Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu under Section 323 of the Indian Penal Code for voluntarily causing hurt in a 1988 road rage case with a fine of Rs 1000 and no jail term...

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#KarnatakaElections2018 : Congress enter in power via backdoor, JD(S) accepts support in forming govt

HD Kumaraswamy led JD(S) is all set to form the government in Karnataka with the support of Congress party. Though BJP has emerged as a single largest party as it is leading with 104 seats, Congress has successfully entered in power via backdoor...

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Manoj Sinha flags off Darbhanga-Jalandhar City Antyodaya Express

Minister of State of Communications and Minister of State of Railways, Shri Manoj Sinha flagged off Antyodaya train viz. 22551/22552 Darbhanga-Jalandhar City Antyodaya Express (Weekly) today through video conferencing from Rail Bhawan. Member Traffic, Railway Board, Shri Mohd. Jamshed, Member Traction, Railway Board, Shri Ghanshyam Singh and other Senior Officials of Railways were present at the occasion...

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#KarnatakaElections2018 : Yeddyurappa says verdict for BJP; Siddaramaiah defeat shows anger of people towards the Congress

In Karnataka polls, Congress has been flatly rejected by the people of Karnataka who have voted for change. This was said by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chief Ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa on Tuesday amidst counting of votes for the Assembly polls of Karnataka...

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J&K: BSF Jawan martyred in firing by Pakistani forces

A BSF Jawan was martyred in the firing by Pakistani forces along the International Border in State’s Samba region, today...

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#KarnatakaElections2018 : Congress tries to enter in power via backdoor, bids support to JD(S) in forming govt

Politics is known for twist and turns and Karnataka seems to get twisted amidst counting of votes for the Assembly polls. Though BJP has emerged as a single largest party, Congress is looking forward to make its government in joint coalition with JD(S)...

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Demeaning democracy in West Bengal, TMC goons create violence killing 18 and leaving 40 injured; MHA seeks report

The air of violence in the state of West Bengal has been such that it has created havoc in the state. The Panchayat Polls held yesterday saw the most dreadful and the deadliest face of Trinamool Congress. It has been reported that around 18 people have been killed and more than 40 have been injured in this act. ..

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Uzbek ambassador Farhod Arziev meets Gujarat CM Rupani; extends support for Vibrant Gujarat

Uzbekistan's ambassador to India Farhod Arziev on Monday Called on Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani at the state secretariat. In his maiden visit to Gujarat, Arziev appreciated the industrial ecosystem developed by the state government. The ambassador also hailed the initiatives like GIFT city, PCPIR and expressed happiness over the business-friendly infrastructure and facilities developed by the state government...

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Australian government to assist Andhra Pradesh in water management

A delegation of Australian government on Monday met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandra Babu Naidu and expressed wiliness to support state government in the field of water management. During this interaction, the panel briefed Naidu about various initiates and discussed future co-operation in the fields like mining, road transport, education and dryland agriculture...

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#Karnatakaverdict : Congress blames EVM, local leadership for defeat but excuses Rahul Gandhi; BJP thanks people for massive support

As soon as the Bharatiya Janata Party is surging to clinch a historic victory in Karnataka Assembly polls, the saffron party is delighted and thanked the people of the state for unanimous support. On the other side, Congress in a bid to protect Rahul Gandhi has started its foul cry by blaming EVM tampering, failure of plans, failure of local leaders blah-blah-blah. ..

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NIA Court pronounced 7 years of imprisonment to 18 accused in illegal arms and explosives training

The 18 convicts of Vagamon SIMI case have been sentenced with 7 years of rigorous imprisonment by the NIA Court in Kerala on Tuesday. The convicts were members of a terrorist organization in a case of organizing an arms training camp in Kerala in 2007...

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Considering Maharashtra as country’s economic and investment engines, Prez Kovind inaugurates Global Exhibition on Services

After having a fruitful tour to Rajasthan, President Ram Nath Kovind has now headed on his next leg of visit to Maharashtra. President Kovind graced the event by inaugurating the 4th Global Exhibition on Services and launch of the “12 Champion Services” initiative in Mumbai today. A four-day event, the Global Exhibition on Services, has been scheduled to be held for the first time in Mumbai from May 15 to May 18...

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#SarkaraBadalisiBJPGellisi : BJP leads in trend of #KarnatakaElectionResults2018 with 113 seats; Congress shrinks to 66

The infrastructural development across the country pushed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is today leading Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on the way of registering a historic victory in Karnataka Assembly polls. Notably, counting of votes for the Karnataka assembly elections is underway at 283 centres across the state. ..

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People of Karnataka rejected Chandra Babu’s divisive politics: Ram Madhav

Questioning Telugu Desam Party’s alleged Campaign to influence sizable Telugu voters in Karnataka, BJP leader Ram Madhav said that people of Karnataka have rejected the divisive politics of Chandra Babu Naidu. Referring to the performance of BJP in Hyderabad Karnataka region where most Telugus live, Madhav underlined that BJP has improved its strike rate from six to 20 segments. The BJP National General Secretary took to twitter and expressed happiness over the performance of BJP...

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Uttarakhand to benefit 20 lakh families under Ayushman Bharat Scheme

With an aim to provide a good treatment to nearly 20 lakh families in the states, Ayushman Bharat Scheme will be started in Uttarakhand under the Prime Minister National Health Security Mission. Under this scheme, 5.38 lakh families marked on half of the state's economic and caste survey have to get help...

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#KarnatakaElectionResults2018 : BJP crosses century mark; Congress leads on 65

The high voltage of Karnataka Assembly polls is seeing a neck-to-neck fight between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress while Devegoda led Janata Dal (S) is nowhere in the contest. Notably, counting of votes for the Karnataka assembly elections is underway at 283 centres across the state...

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Major reshuffle in union cabinet; several Ministries get new heads

Modi Government on Monday shuffled its ministers and reallocated portfolios amongst the members of the Union Council of Ministers. President Ram Nath Kovind on PM Modi’s advice took this decision of shuffling...

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Stressing on to bring out tech savvy innovations, PM Modi interacts with Indian Foreign Service officers

India has always welcomed and encouraged new innovative technologies from young brains. Leading on similar lines, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with the Indian Foreign Service training officers and urged the officials to embrace latest technology and think about innovative ways to engage with the vibrant Indian diaspora...

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Sujalam Sufalam scheme to continue for 3 years: Gujarat CM Rupani

Expressing satisfaction over the progress of state government’s ambitious water conservation drive, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said that sound water management will pave the way for drought free Gujarat. Charing the review meeting of Sujalam Sufalam scheme of six-districts, observing the overwhelming response, the Chief Minister announced that state government will continue this campaign up-to three years. ..

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CBI files charge sheet against former PNB chief Usha Ananthasubramanian, others in Rs 13,000 crore scam

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday filed its first charge sheet in the Rs 13,000 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam involving billionaire jeweler Nirav Modi, detailing the alleged role of the bank's former chief Usha Ananthasubramanian...

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Shashi Tharoor charged with abetment of suicide in wife Sunanda Pushkar murder case

In a major shock to Member of Parliament representing Thrivunanthapuram and former minister of state for external affairs and human resource development Shashi Tharoor has been charged with abetment of his wife Sundanda Pushkar’s suicide under Section 306 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)...

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Our aim is to create accident-free Jharkhand by 2022: CM Raghubar Das

life is valuable, it is the biggest capital. It is our responsibility to keep this alive. We all must perform the duty of being a citizen; To wear helmets, seat belt, traffic rules, no one should tell us to give it a chance says Chief Minister Raghubar Das while addressing a workshop organized to spread awareness among the public on Road Safety in Ranchi...

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Swanky look on tracks: Indian Railway gives aesthetic look to AC coaches!

Indian railway has always given its commuters feasible ways to connect and facilities, adding up to the list of benefits they will soon have coaches with 'continuous windows' on the outside to lend trains a more aesthetic appearance. ..

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Third Year RSS Shiksha Varg begins at Nagpur

The Third Year SSV was formally inaugurated at Dr Hedgewar Smriti Mandir premises on Monday. Over 700 swayasmevaks drawn from all parts of the country are participating in the 25-day SSV...

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Annoyed with PM Modi’s jibe, Congress writes to President of India

Annoyed with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s heated words during Karnataka assembly elections, Congress leaders including former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in an official communication has asked President of India to take the note of personal attack on the apex leadership of Congress party. ..

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Sunday brings tragic news for Himachal; at least 14 killed in two separate road accidents

Sunday brought a tragic news for the Himachal Pradesh as at least 14 people were killed while fifteen others were injured in two separate road accidents that took place in Shimla and Sirmaur districts. Notably, as many as 8 people were killed and 15 others were injured after a passenger bus fell down into a deep gorge in the Sirmaur district. The bus was on its way from Manva to Solan town when the accident occurred near the Nai Neti panchayat, around 25 km from Rajgarh town. After the accident, the ..

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Supreme Court declines plea against Congress leader Divya Spandana

Coming out as a big relief for Congress leader Divya Spandana, the Supreme Court today turned down the plea of BJP leader and lawyer, Ashwini Upadhyay demanding action against the against Congress social media chief over her alleged tweets against Dipak Misra...

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Centre submits policy document on Cauvery board before SC

Central government’s Water Resource Minister today presented the much-anticipated draft of proposed Cauvery management board as per the direction of the Supreme Court. Earlier, the apex court had rapped central government over the sluggish process in the constitution of Cauvery management board in order to implement the directions of the top court...

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Planning to roll out assassination of top politicians, Maha ATS arrests Pakistan terror suspect

The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) arrested a 32-year-old terror suspect who recently arrived in the city after allegedly receiving arms training in Pakistan in a joint operation with the Kolkata police’s Special Task Force (STF)...

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Punjab introduces bio-gas, bio-CNG plants in state to counter pollution

Punjab is all set introduce bio-gas and bio-CNG plants across the state as a part of its concerted efforts to find sustainable solutions to paddy straw burning, which has emerged as a major environmental concern.Notably, the Punjab government has signed a MoU with the UK based Rika Biofuels Development Ltd to pave the way for setting up of bio-gas and bio-CNG plants in the State, as part of the state’s concerted efforts to find sustainable solutions to paddy straw burning, which has emerged as a major ..

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INSV Tarini with all-woman crew to knock our doors soon: 347 Nm away from Goa

There is a good news for us as the all-woman crew of INSV Tarini is crossing all the tough milestones on its way of circumnavigation and now it is just few Nautical Miles (Nm) away from to touch Goa...

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Army to firmly handle terrorism in JK; we will take action every minute: Nirmala Sitharaman

While reiterating that Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said that Indian Army has to firmly handle any terrorism which threatens the peace and harmony of the valley and there will be no let-up on terror as we will take action every minute...

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Kanna Lakshminarayana to head BJP’s Andhra Pradesh unit

In a bid to fine-tune the socio-political equation ahead of the crucial 2019 general and state assembly election, BJP on Sunday appointed Kanna Lakshminarayana as the new Chief of Andhra Pradesh Unit. He will replace Vishakhapatnam MP K Haribabu. Another prominent leader and member of the upper house Somu Veerraju will head the Election Management Committee...

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CM Parrikar speaks with his karyakartas: I will be returning in coming weeks

After nearly 2 months people of Goa were happy seeing their true leader Goa CM Manohar Parrikar via video conference in which he has told BJP workers that he will return to the state from the US in the coming weeks. Since March, he has gone to America to get his treatment. This video message was played in a meeting addressed by the party's national President Amit Shah to the workers...

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Six Maoists gunned down in Kandhamal, Balangir districts of Odisha

In separate encounters, six Maoists were killed by the police in Kandhamal and Balangir districts in the past 24 hours...

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Army approves Rs 15,000 crore ammunition production project to meet immediate requirement troops

With an aim to meet the immediate requirement of the troops deployed along the borders and tightening national security, the Indian Army on Sunday approved a mega 15,000 crore rupees project under which a range of ammunition for its critical weapons and tanks will be produced indigenously...

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Amid intensifying violence suppressing the opposition, Panchayat Polls in West Bengal underway

After months of uncertainty and chaos swaying the air of violence and protest, West Bengal Panchayat Polls are underway. Paving path for the much awaited West Bengal Panchayat polls, voting for the panchayat elections began on Monday even as violent clashes and booth capturing at several parts of the state...

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Lightning and thunderstorm create havoc rising the death toll across the country

Long lasting thunderstorm and dust winds wreaked havoc in Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh and New Delhi, killing at least 41 people and leaving behind a trail of destruction. ..

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Madhya Pradesh to be declared ODF by October this year: CM Shivraj Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh is on the pace to declare itself an open defecation free (ODF) by Gandhi Jayanti this year which was supposed to complete by October 2nd, 2019, the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi...

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Chhattisgarh shows green flag to its ‘Vikas Yatra’: Aims to increase bondage with state’s people

Chhattisgarh showed a green flag to Vikas Yatra from Dantewada which will culminate on June 11 with an aim of CM Dr. Raman Singh to interact with 2.5 crore people...

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Two killed as violence erupts in Maharshtra’s Aurangabad

At least two persons were killed and 40-odd were injured including 15 police personnel when violence erupted in Aurangabad city considered as emerging industrial hub of Maharashtra on Friday night...

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Prez Kovind’s words cheer the International Nurse Day celebrations

The nursing community serves the people with devotion and commitment and the entire nation is grateful for this says President Ram Nath Kovind while addressing the International Nurses Day Celebrations organized by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, today...

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Temperature of Karnataka’s fiery election amplifies: Records 56% voter turnout

Karnataka’s fiery elections have recorded around 56% of voter turnout till 3.00 p.m. While voting for the Karnataka Assembly election began today at 7 am. Highest voter turnout was recorded in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts which stood at 31% while Bengaluru urban recorded the lowest at 17%...

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The all new in Karnataka election 2018

The most innovative things that have been introduced included Pink Booths for women voters and the third generation Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) besides the 'Ethnic polling booths'..

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Kerala’s urban street vendors to be issued with ID Cards

Kerala’s urban street vendors will be issued ID cards. This move aims to help street vendors of Kerala under the major project of the National Urban Livelihood Mission (NULM). The identity cards will be given for the urban street vendors under corporations and municipalities. By eligibility, the aim is to identify those whose sole means of living is street vending. ..

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Section 144 has been imposed after communal clashes erupt in Aurangabad leaving several cops injured

Aurangabad is fiercely boiling over clashes between two groups over water. Section 144 has been imposed and police forces have been to control the situation. Also, internet services have been suspended in Aurangabad...

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Nearly 16500 Cr contributed towards Swachhta by 71 Ministries and Dept

‘Swachhta’ is something which is not a responsibility of any one department or an individual, each and everyone has to contribute towards it. This was proved by 71 Ministries and Departments of the Central Government when they contributed nearly 16500 crores collectively for implementation of the Swachh Bharat Mission during the current fiscal...

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CM Yogi Adityanath welcomes first bus from Janakpur to Ayodhya

With PM Narendra Modi flagging off the Janakpur Ayodhya bus service, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday received the first bus of Indo-Nepal bus service from Janakpur to Ayodhya. ..

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Punjab gets major fillip in industrial development of state; at least 21 mega companies to be set up in Ludhiana

Due to favourable policies introduced by CM Amarinder Singh, Punjab has got a major fillip to the industrial development in the state. Notably, Punjab government signed a MoU with 21 industrial houses in Ludhiana, worth Rs 1336.87 crore. ..

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Indo-Malaysia joint exercise ‘Harimau Shakti’ concludes with tactical operation on enemy camp

The two-week-long joint exercise Harimau Shakti 2018 between Indian Army and Malaysian Army was concluded on Friday with a closing ceremony at the tropical rainforests of Hulu Langat, Kuala Lumpur. The grand finale of the Exercise was a tactical operation on the conduct of attack on the enemy camp...

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Race begins for Karnataka Elections 2018: 10.45% voter turnout recorded

People of Karnataka press the button as the race begins for fiery elections 2019. Voter turnout across Karnataka stood at 10.45% today morning till 9.30 am. While voting for the Karnataka Assembly election began at 7 am. Voter turnout in Belgaum stood at 11%, in Bijapur stood at 10%, in Bagalkot stood at 11%. Polling is taking place for 222 seats of the total 224 constituencies. Over 2600 candidates are in the fray with main contest expected to be between BJP, Congress and JD(S)...

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Travelling gets simpler: PayTm teams up with Andhra Pradesh to allow booking online

Making things feasible for the common man, various schemes and tactics have been made applicable. One such ease of transport mode is booking bus tickets with the PayTm Application in Andhra Pradesh. So next time you are travelling to any city in Andhra Pradesh by bus, you can use PayTm to buy your tickets...

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These 4 ‘S’ will connect consumers with electric board in Jharkhand

Jharkhand cut the ribbon for different consumer services ‘ Saral, Saksham, Sashakt, Suvidha’ of the Department of Energy and distributed appointment letters to the people at Project Building in Ranchi...

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Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghtana Chief Raju Shetty hails CM Devendra Fadnavis

Veteran farmer leader and Lok Sabha MP Raju Shetty today called on Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and expressed happiness over the cancelation of RajguruNagar-Khed SEZ. The Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghtana head thanked Fadnavis for resolving long pending issues of farmers in four villages...

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Top IPS Officer, former Maha ATS Chief Himanshu Roy commits suicide

In a heartbreaking incident, today Himanshu Roy a top Indian Police Service (IPS) officer and a former chief of the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad chief, committed suicide...

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S. Gurumurthy backs Rajinikanth- Narendra Modi combination

Veteran economist S. Gurumurthy once again reiterated that Superstar Rajinikanth along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi can revive the dirty politics in the state of Tamil Nadu. Gurumurthy, Editor of famous magazine Thughlak who shares a warm relationship with the superstar had welcomed Rajani’s political plunge. On several occasions, he advocated the term spiritual politics coined by the national award-winning actor...

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SC orders Chief Justices of all High Courts to set up anti-sexual harassment committees across the country

Supreme Court has ordered the Chief Justices of all High Courts to set up anti-sexual harassment committees in courts across the country within two months in accordance with Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act of 2013...

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LG Anil Baijal obstructing key projects; Arvind Kejriwal complaints to PM Modi

Annoyed with Delhi’s LG Anil Baijal’s alleged interference, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention in proposed CCTV installation in the state. In an official communication to Prime Minister Modi, Kejriwal accused Baijal of blocking key project associated with women’s safety. He further added that top authorities should refrain from politicizing...

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Congress fulfilling wish of Tipu Sultan of annihilating Lingayats

Social media is full of a letter written by a church functionary to make Lingayatas, non-Hindu. A letter from Karnataka Minister M B Patil to Sonia Gandhi mentioning the same is also in circulation and I have come across no denial for the same from Congress so far. Denial or no denial, it is an open secret that Congress will go to any extent to destroy Hinduism. It is not for nothing that Congress celebrates Tipu Jayanti, the mass murderer of Hindus...

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Nehru – Progenitor of illiberalism in India

India;s first Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru is the progenitor of illiberalism in India. Interested in controlling political power unto himself, Nehur did not allow any alternative thought or organisation to grow and flourish other than the Congress or more specifically, converted Congress into a party of his sycophants, argues the author. ..

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Punjab govt announces job for kin of Mosul tragedy on compassionate grounds

Punjab government has decided to provide financial assistance and grant employment on compassionate grounds to the next of kin of the persons killed in Mosul (Iraq). Notably, the move comes a month after PM Modi announced ex-gratia compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to the families of the 39 Indians who were killed by ISIS in Mosul...

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NE State Capitals to be connected by railway network by 2020

All the capital cities of the Northeastern States will be connected to each other by railway network, by 2020. The Indian Railway is likely to spend Rs 90000crore ..

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SC rejects plea demanding probe into Sridevi’s death

Supreme Court today scrapped the petition demanding an investigation into actor Sridevi’s death. Filmmaker Sunil Singh had filed a plea in connection with Sridevi’s suspicious death...

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#Pokhran2: Two decades ago, whole world shook after India became a 'Nuclear Power'

In 1998, the government of Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, on this day, surprised the world by conducting a nuclear test in Pokhran in Rajasthan. Suddenly, these nuclear tests left many countries including the US, Pakistan...

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Maha CM pitches for ‘financing farmers’ as bankers plan to lend Rs 85,464 Cr for agriculture

Emphasizing the agriculture sector and prioritizing the farmers’ income, around Rs 85,464 Crores will be lent to the farm sector. On Thursday, bankers decided to lend the sum to boost the agricultural activity in state...

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SC stays order of Calcutta High Court on West Bengal Panchayat Polls

After the much talked and chaos over the West Bengal Panchay Polls doing the round, the Supreme Court has intervened lately. The Supreme Court put on hold a Calcutta high court order that directed the state election commission (SEC) to permit online filing of nominations by candidates for the rural polls in West Bengal scheduled for May 14..

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Arrested LeT terrorist Aijaz Gojri lauds kindness of Indian forces and urges colleagues to return home

Aijaz Ahmad Gojri, a Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorist, who was arrested earlier this week along with nine others in connection with the murder of three civilians in Baramulla district on April 30 has appealed to his brothers to shun the path of violence and terrorism and return home...

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Security Forces wipe out one Naxal from Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh Police killed a Naxalite in Naxal-affected Rajnandgaon district in an encounter. Police also recovered huge quantities of goods from the possession of the Maoist killed including pressure bombs also...

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For those dreaming to achieve higher education, Delhi University opens its wide gates for online registration

For those who are thinking big of achieving their dreams, Delhi University has opened its fates for you. Delhi University has announced admissions to Ph.D, M.Phil, postgraduate and undergraduate courses for 2018-19 academic session, and registration process for all categories and quotas will be online...

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Siddaramaiah government failed miserably, elect BJP for bright Karnataka: Amit Shah

Sharpening the attack on Siddaramaiah Government, BJP National President Amit Shah said that incumbent Karnataka government has emerged as the most underperforming government in the history of Karnataka...

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Blistering attack on Congress for cheating democracy, Amit Shah instills trust with #SarkaraBadalisiBJPGellisi

As the time for the D-day is nearing, BJP has reached at the peak leaving no stones unturned for winning the Karnataka Assembly Elections. Addressing the press conference BJP Prez Amit Shah on Thursday gave a closure to the campaigns invoking PM Modi’s idea of ‘SabkaSaathSabkaVikas’ to the people of Karnataka. ..

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Prez Kovind becomes first President to step on land of Siachen in 14 years and salute our ‘jewels’ posted there

President Ram Nath Kovind proudly shook hands with our soldiers who stay in such a situation where living a normal life is next to impossible that is Siachen. President Kovind today visited Siachen and became the first President to visit the place in 14 years and have an interaction with the soldiers...

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Azadi of Kashmir from India is not possible as we will always fight against those who seek it

General Bipin Rawat..

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After PNB, Bank of India reaches Hong Kong court to recover $6.25 million from Nirav Modi; files lawsuit

The Bank of India (BOI) has filed a lawsuit against the fugitive offender Nirav Modi and his companies in a Hong Kong court in a bid to recover money he received on the basis of illegally-secured letters of undertaking, or LoUs. The Bank of India has filed a lawsuit against fugitive offender Nirav Modi and his four companies including Firestar Diamonds and Firestar Diamonds International to around $6.25 million he received on the basis of fake LoUs. BOI became the second bank to file a lawsuit against ..

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Karnataka Polls: Kannada actress and former Congress leader Bhavana Ramanna joins BJP

On the last day of high-voltage camping trail of Karnataka assembly election, ruling party Congress received a nasty jolt when famous Kannada actress Congress leader Bhavana Ramanna parted away with Congress. The ace actress joined BJP in presence of State in-charge P Muralidhar Rao and other state party officials...

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Wait for some time: Superstar Rajinikanth on Political foray

For the first time, Superstar Rajinikanth clarified that he is still in process of fine-tuning the ecosystem required for his much anticipated political foray. Speaking at the grand audio launch event of his upcoming movie Kaala, Rajani assured that he is committed to the welfare of Tamil Nadu. On 31 December last year, the ace actor had announced his new innings. He went on declaring that his outfit would 234 assembly seats in Tamil Nadu...

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SC directs Railways to compensate deaths while boarding or de-boarding trains

Pertaining to the safety and security of the commuters in train, the railway has undoubtedly jotted down several measures. Citing the need for commuters, the Supreme Court has ruled out that the railways will be liable to pay compensation to passengers in case of death or injury while boarding or de-boarding train...

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Sushma corrected Sheikh Ateek’s knowledge on Jammu and Kashmir; Kashmiri student realizes he is an Indian

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is mainly known for helping Indians living abroad and other foreign nationals too. However, she also sometimes teaches a lesson to the twitteratis who go wrong. This time Sushma Swaraj has given a lesson to a twiterati in political geography who reached out to the minister for help...

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Nitish Kumar failed to get Bihar special category status: Tejashwi Yadav

Invoking the contentious Bihar special category status issue, Rashtriya Janta Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav said that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has failed in getting long pending legitimate demand of special category status. Venting his anger on Twitter, the former Dy- Chief Minister accused Nitish Kumar of politicizing the special status issue...

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Following raid on PWD Scam, Delhi Anti-Corruption Bureau nabs 10 Cr from CM Arvind Kejriwal’s nephew

Corruption, cheating and scams cannot be hidden for a long time. In a series to combat scams, Delhi’s Anti-Corruption Bureau has nabbed 10 crores raiding Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s deceased brother-in-law Surender Kumar Bansal’s residence. The raid was alleged on the basis on allegations against Public Works Department Scam and has arrested Vinay Bansal...

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Bhopal gets India’s first Smart Cities Control Centre; civic amenities to be monitored by sensors

PM Modi with a dream to emerge India as a smart nation initiated Smart City Mission (SCM) in 2015 which is now getting a mold as the capital of Madhya Pradesh got India’s first Integrated Control and Command Centre (ICCC) for all seven smart cities in Bhopal...

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Slamming Congress for not letting OBC Commission a ‘Constitutional Status’, PM Modi promises to uplift the weaker section

Arriving on the last leg of campaign, BJP has not left any stones unturned to gain the trust and faith of the people in Karnataka. Prime Minister Narendra Modi while interacting with the SC/ST, OBC, Minority and Slum Dwellers of Karnataka through ‘Narendra Modi Mobile App’ said that the workers in the state have played a paramount role in connecting people directly with the government. ..

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Gujarat inks cultural pact with Poland government

In a bid to strengthen the cultural ties between Gujarat and Poland, Gujarat government has decided to join hands with Poland government for the celebration of the independence of Poland in Delhi and other parts of the world. In this regard, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between two governments. On this occasion, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Polish ambassador to India Adam Burakowski were present...

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Himachal Pradesh to provide Heli-Taxi services at all tourist places; aims boost in tourism

With an aim to boost the tourism sector in the state, Himachal Pradesh government has decided to introduce 'Heli-Taxi' services at major tourist destinations. The move from Himachal Pradesh government comes two weeks after it introduced free Heli-ambulance services across the state...

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Entering the squad of Superpower Giants: India ranks 4th in the Asia-Pacific region on power index

Welcome to the squad of ‘future gaint’! India has ranked fourth out of 25 nations in the Asia-Pacific region on an index that measures their overall power. Cultural influence and future trends have kept India on scoring high to secure the position. With this India has been pegged as a “giant of the future”...

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Soon Goa Assembly will ask the reporters: Are you authorized to cover the news?

Now soon Goa will reframe the media guidelines on the recommendations of state’s Editors’ Guild. It has been asked Government of Goa to refer already existing list of approved media organization for selecting media representatives for media accreditation...

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Jharkhand puts board for third, fourth grade govt jobs: ‘Reserved for state locals only’

Now state-level third and fourth-grade jobs are reserved for Jharkhand local residents only by the Raghubar Das govt for ten years...

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Asia Media Summit 2018 opens up: Focusing on the innovative ‘Storytelling’ and challenges faced by ‘modern media’

Today the 15th Edition of Asia Media Summit 2018 was opened up by Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting Smriti Irani. The theme of this year's research journal is "Storytelling in Media". Asia Pacific Summit 2018 seeks to explore the media regulation challenges faced in today’s digital era...

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Another squall and heavy rainfall claim 12 lives in Uttar Pradesh

Seems like weather is in no good mood in North India. Another trail of squall and heavy rainfall disrupted lives of people in Uttar Pradesh. At least 12 people died in thunderstorm that lashed Braj region of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday. Police and officials reported four deaths in Etawah, three in Mathura and two in Firozabad. Agra, Aligarh and Kanpur Rural reported one death each...

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Major Ports register positive growth of 1.78% in April this year

April this year has seen a positive growth for major ports in India with 1.78% and together handled 56.81 Million Tonnes of cargo during the period April 2018 as against 55.82 Million Tonnes handled during the corresponding period of previous year...

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Andhra Pradesh to attain global recognition: Chandrababu Naidu

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandra Babu Naidu claimed that the coastal state will attain a top position by 2029. Addressing the 16th collectors conference here, Babu said that Andhra Pradesh, currently in the 9th place in per capita income will emerge as the most preferred destination around the globe. During this two -day conclave, Naidu reviewed the progress of each department and took stock of the functioning of ongoing schemes. He also sought inputs and suggestions from Secretaries & District ..

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Congress seeking votes in the name of religion: SC to hear Pramod Muthalik’s plea

Rashtriya Hindu Sena chief Pramod Muthalik plea alleging that the Congress party in its election manifesto in Karnataka was seeking votes in the name of religion will be heard by the Supreme Court on Thursday. ..

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INS Airavat reaches Bangladesh: India in its 2nd leg sends relief material for Rohingyas

Indian Navy Ship INS Airavat reached Chattogram port on Tuesday with 373-tonne consignment containing milk powder, baby food, raincoats, gumboots and dried fish. In response to the humanitarian crisis being faced on account of the large influx of Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh, India has sent its second relief consignment to help tens of thousands of displaced Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar...

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Bengaluru fake voter cards: BJP panel to meet EC

Amidst the political mud-slinging, taking a serious note of the development in Bengaluru, BJP panel which includes Union Ministers Smriti Irani, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, JP Nadda and Dharmendra Pradhan will meet officials of Election commission on the backdrop of fake voter cards found in a Bengaluru flat...

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Want to explore digitalization on wider prospect? Enroll yourself in the Digital Internship Scheme

Seeking job opportunities has become a task for most of the youngsters specially those who have just passed out. Generating employment and enabling the young generation to pursue their dreams the government has rolled out many initiatives. In a next, doors have been opened to bring in interns to get experience under Digital India Internship...

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‘Badly sunk in corruption and politically manipulating agendas’; PM Modi outrages Congress over questioning ‘Judicial System’

Empty vessels sound much, likewise Congress has always been chattering and insulting the efforts taken by Bhartiya Janata Party for the welfare of farmers, women and youths. As the campaigning gets severe day by day, Prime Minister in his Chikamagluru rally smashed down Congress for failing at every step...

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Exuding poise over its hollow promises, Sonia Gandhi expresses confidence of winning Karnataka Elections

In an ardent tug of war between political giants, Congress is leaving no single chance to regain the lost trust of people. In a hard-hitting campaign carried out by Congress’ former President Sonia Gandhi exuded confidence that victory of Karnataka Elections will be on their side. She said that Siddaramaiah would be re-elected...

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UK Minister Mark Field meets Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao; hails T-Hub

Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific Mark Field on Tuesday met Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao in the state capital. Minister Field who is on a short trip to Hyderabad stressed upon the UK-Telangana ties. Both the leaders had brief interaction about the proposed collaboration in the field of technology, life sciences, defense, and Textiles. On this occasion, British High Commissioner to India Andrew Fleming and other officials were present...

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Technology Students! Apply for internship scheme and be the part of Digital India initiative

This initiative will act a bridge between the government’s Digital India dream and the students because an innovative programme has been launched by the Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today. Under this initiative, a website of Digital India Internship Scheme has been launched...

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IMF applauds India as the fastest growing economy for this year

International Monetary Funds (IMF) has lauded India by saying that it will be the fastest growing economy for the year 2018 with 7.4 % that rises to 7.8 percent in 2019 with medium-term prospects remaining positive...

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