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2 AAP MLAs arrested in 12 hours, Kejriwal cries foul

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party national convener and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal blamed PM Modi for the arrest on Sunday of two of its Delhi lawmakers. Kejriwal accused the Modi government at the Centre of...


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AAP's Bhagwant Mann in trouble for live-streaming Parliament video

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwant Mann is in trouble for live-streaming on Facebook a video of Parliament on Thursday. The BJP and its allies are going to ask for a privilege motion against him, for "endangering...


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SC asks Rahul Gandhi to apologise or face trial over blaming RSS for

New Delhi: In a big setback to Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi in connection with defamation case against him in which he blamed RSS for assassination of Mahatma Gandhi, the Supreme Court has asked him to...


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AAP workers demand Naresh Yadav's expulsion over desecration of Quran, announce

Troubles for Aam Aadmi Party MLA from Mehrauli, Naresh Yadav, are mounting as demand for his ouster from the party is growing louder by the day. AAP workers are asking Arvind Kejriwal to show Yadav the door as solid proofs...


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India calls Pakistan 'cynical' and 'misguided' for raising Kashmir at UN

India has retaliated strongly after Pakistan raised Kashmir at UN, calling the attempt 'cynical' and 'misguided.' The retaliation came from Indian Envoy Syed Akbaruddin. He was reacting to the remarks made...


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Zakir Naik hits back: 'I haven't inspired terrorists. Media's act is devilish'

Controversial Islamic preacher and televangelist Zakir Naik responded to the serious allegations against him after two recent instances of terror suspects?one in Bangladesh and the other in India?taking his name of motivating...


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HRD minister Prakash Javadekar meets predecessor Smriti Irani

New Delhi: Newly appointed Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar, who has replaced Smriti Irani, met his predecessor on Wednesday and said that he would consult her before coming out with a roadmap for the education sector...


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Modi Cabinet expansion: Javadekar promoted, 19 others sworn in as MoS

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expanded his Union Council of ministers at a ceremony in the Darbar Hall of the Rashtrapati Bhavan. While Prakash Javadekar has been elevated to Cabinet rank, 19 new MoS have been...


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Modi's cabinet reshuffle set for Tuesday; nine new faces likely

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to reshuffle his council of ministers on Tuesday morning and will reportedly induct at least nine new faces, many of them Dalit and from poll-bound Uttar Pradesh...


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Huge protests over Kejriwal using one cr of Urdu Academy's fund for AAP iftaar

Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi's Aam Aadmi Party government has landed itself into another controversy and ironically the party that came into power on fight against corruption card, is now facing corruption accusations...


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PM's defence of Raghuram Rajan bit too late: Congress

Congress spokesperson Kapil Sibal on Monday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appreciation for RBI governor Raghuram Rajan has come too late.


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India joins missile club Missile Technology Control Regime

India has joined the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) as a full member, the External Affairs Ministry said, adding that New Delhi's entry in the MTCR would be mutually beneficial to enhance global non-proliferation...


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Manish Sisodia, 52 AAP MLAs detained on Sunday morning released

Fifty-two AAP legislators - including Delhi deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia - were taken into custody for four hours for marching towards the official residence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


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Kejriwal claims emergency-like situation in Delhi as MLA held

In a fresh salvo at the Centre and Prime Minister Naendra Modi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday accused the prime minister of unleashing an "emergency" in Delhi.


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China stops India's NSG entry: Time to develop our own tech

On Friday morning, it became clear that India was denied entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). This news did not come as a surprise for many but the efforts put in by Prime Minister Narendra Modi...


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Subramanian Swamy's Twitter attack against Arun Jaitley irks BJP

Maverick BJP Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy is now openly attacking Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and this has reportedly not gone down well with the party high command.


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Jaitley snubs Swamy, backs Arvind Subramanian

Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday expressed "full confidence" in chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian, snubbing BJP MP Subramanian Swamy who had slammed Subramaniam two days ago and had demanded...


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Will US come to India's rescue at NSG meet in Seoul?

China's tough stand on non-proliferation treaty as the benchmark for membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) has created a huge challenge for the US over non-proliferation norms.


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Subramaniam Swamy trains his guns on next target, Arvind Subramanian

It seems that BJP MP Subramanian Swamy has decided to execute his vicious attacks against technocrats holding important offices in the Narednra Modi-led government with international educational/professional standing.


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Tanker scam: Delhi CM Kejriwal attacks PM Modi, 'welcomes' FIR

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday launched another attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This time it was over the inclusion of his name in an FIR in connection with the alleged tanker scam...


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Mahesh Girri a murder accused, Kejriwal can't debate with him: Sisodia

Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday slammed BJP MP Mahesh Girri, saying Girri is a murder accused and CM Arvind Kejriwal cannot go for a debate with a murder accused.


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PM Modi leads second International Yoga Day celebrations from Chandigarh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday led over 30,000 people for the second International Yoga Day celebrations in Chandigarh. During the celebration, the premier pitched for treating diseases like diabetes through...


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39 Indians abducted by IS in Iraq still alive: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Susshma Swaraj on Saturday said that the 39 Indians, kidnapped in June 2014 by Islamic State in Iraq, are still alive. She rejected reports that the Indians have been killed, stressing that...


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AAP suspends Alka Lamba as party spokesperson over statement about Gopal Rai's

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) suspended MLA Alka Lamba from the post of party spokesperson, for two months, on Thursday over her statement that Gopal Rai was "relieved" of the transport portfolio because of the probe...


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States toe the line, GST looks like a done deal; it's time Congress gave in

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday hinted that Goods and Services Tax (GST), arguably the biggest tax reform of the country, will soon be implemented across the country.


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'Islamabad's credentials stronger than India's for NSG membership': Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan's top Foreign Affairs Advisor Sartaj Aziz on Sunday remarked that the credentials of Islamabad for Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership are stronger than India if uniform criteria are formed by the 48...


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BJP national executive meet begins in Allahabad; PM Modi, Amit Shah to attend

The two-day national executive meeting of BJP started in Allahabad on Sunday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party president Amit Shah, senior members of the Union Cabinet, Chief Ministers of the BJP-ruled states and members...


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Haryana: Congress may seek re-poll for Rajya Sabha seats

Congress faced a shocking defeat in the Rajya Sabha elections in Haryana and experts said that it should not be seen as just a defeat for Congress but a potential revolt by former Chief Minister and veteran Congress...


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Rajya Sabha polls start, fate of Sibal, Tankha to be decided

The voting for 27 Rajya Sabha seats started today and the results are expected to come by evening. The voting for the three Rajya Sabha seats from Madhya Pradesh in which two BJP candidates senior journalist MJ...


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Indian woman working with NGO abducted In Kabul, family shocked

An Indian woman identified as Judith D'Souza has been abducted in Kabul, Afghanistan. D'Souza was working with the Agha Khan network, an international NGO. D'Souza, 40, was abducted on Thursday night. Meanwhile responding...


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