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  • Historic win for BJP in Maharashtra civic polls

    Historic victory for BJP in Maharashtra civic polls; wins 8 out of 10 municipal corporation elections; finishes close to Shiv Sena winning 82 seats in BMC elections; claims to elect its own Mayor for Mumbai; Congress and NCP suffer heavy losses. The BJP has scored a resounding victory in Maharashtra civil polls emerging as the […]

    Campaigning in full swing for 5th phase of Assembly polls in UP

    In Uttar Pradesh, campaigning has reached its peak for fifth phase of assembly elections today with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, Congress vice President Rahul Gandhi, Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav and several other leaders from different major political parties addressing rallies and public meeting in poll bound areas. Senior BJP leader […]

    PM: Crusade on corruption to continue

    Campaigning is on its feverish pitch for the remaining phases of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections; Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses election rally in Gonda; takes on SP, BSP and other parties for misleading people on demonetisation, says crusade against corruption will continue to change the fate of poor people. Campaigning is in full swing for […]

    Allegation of poor quality food posted on social media was false: BSF to Delhi HC

    New Delhi: The Border Security Force (BSF) told the Delhi High Court that the allegation of one of its jawans on social media regarding poor quality food being served to its troopers posted along the LoC was false as no complaint was ever made.   On thursday, in an affidavit filed by the BSF said, […]

    SYL issue: INLD leaders, workers courted arrest

    New Delhi: Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader Abhay Chautala, Haryana President of INLD Ashok Arora and 92 party workers courted arrest at the Haryana-Punjab border for violating Section 144 in the Code Of Criminal Procedure.   Abhay Chautala led thousands of party workers assembled at the new vegetable market, Ambala, Haryana and began marching […]

    Nirupam offers to quit over Cong’s poor show in BMC Polls

    Calcutta: Taking moral responsibility for Congress’ poor performance in the BMC polls, Congress’ Mumbai Chief Sanjay Nirupam has offered to resign from his post. Nirupam blamed the infighting within the party because of which, the party’s tally was down to 31 from 52 seats that it had won in 2012. The Congress leader said he […]

    Chennai: Jayalalithaa’s nephew J. Deepak claims her Poes Gareden residence

    Chennai: In Chennai, the nephew of late AIADMK leader J.Jayalalithaa, J.Deepak has said her Poes Garden residence legally belongs to him and his sister Deepa. In an interview, he said he will pay the fine of 100 crore rupees imposed on Jayalalithaa by the court in the disproportionate assets case by selling a portion of […]

    U.P. Polls 4th Phase: 61% turnout till 5 pm

    Polling underway for Fourth phase of UP assembly elections in 53 seats spread over 12 districts including Allahabad, Rae Bareli and Bundelkhand region; voters turning out in large numbers to exercise their franchise. Voting for the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly election is underway on 53 constituencies spread over 12 districts. Overall 61 % […]

    BSF lodges protest with Pakistan Rangers over detection of tunnel along International Border

    Jammu: Border Security Force has lodged a strong protest with Pakistan Rangers over detection of trans-border tunnel along the the international border in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir during a commander-level flag meeting. A BSF spokesperson said, the meeting was held yesterday between a commanding officer of BSF and Wing Commander of Pakistan Rangers […]

    HC asks govt to explore ways to rehabilitate women prisoners

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has asked the Centre and Delhi government to explore appropriate programmes for mainstreaming and rehabilitating women prisoners.   A bench of Justices Gita Mittal and Anu Malhotra observed that the status of women prisoners was extremely sad and unfortunate. It made the observations while allowing an appeal filed by […]