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  • BJP CEC holds meeting in New Delhi

    BJP Central Election Committee is holding meeting in New Delhi  to discuss the names of candidates for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP Chief Amit Shah, senior party leaders and Union Ministers including Sushma Swaraj are among those attending the meeting. This is the third meeting of the committee to finalize […]

    Social media platforms submit a code of ethics to Election Commission

    Social Media platforms will create a high priority dedicated reporting mechanism and appoint dedicated teams during the period of General Elections for taking expeditious action on any reported violations. In a Voluntary Code of Ethics prepared by them after a meeting with Election Commission, the Social Media platforms also agreed to provide a mechanism for political […]

    Party will not allow to introduce Citizenship Amendment Bill in Parliament: Rahul

    Congress President Rahul Gandhi has assured the people of the northeast region that the party will not allow to introduce the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in Parliament. Addressing a poll rally at Khumulwng near Agartala this afternoon, he said that Congress, if comes to power, will introduce a scheme of guaranteed minimum income for the […]

    Congress & National Conference stitch alliance for polls in J&K

    In Jammu and Kashmir, Congress and National Conference have announced a pre-poll alliance for Lok Sabha polls. Addressing a joint press conference in Jammu today, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and National Conference patron Farooq Abdullah said, Congress will contest Jammu and Udhampur Lok Sabha seats in Jammu Division and National Conference will fight from […]

    All four accused in Samjhauta Express blast case acquitted

    A special court in Panchkula, Haryana today acquitted all four accused in Samjhauta train blast case that left 68 people, mostly Pakistanis, dead in 2007. NIA counsel Rajan Malhotra said, all the four accused, Naba Kumar Sarkar alias Swami Aseemanand, Lokesh Sharma, Kamal Chauhan and Rajinder Chaudhary have been acquitted by the court. The blast […]

    President, Vice President greet people on eve of Holi

    President and Vice President have greeted the people on the eve of Holi. In a message, President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the festival of Holi is a celebration of spring and of our sense of fraternity and mutual goodwill. He expressed hope that the confluence of colours will bring positive energy to all […]

    Nirav Modi arrested in London

    Fugitive jeweller Nirav Modi was arrested by Scotland Yard in London. He is the main accused in the 13,500 crore rupees Punjab National Bank scam case. The arrest came days after a London court issued an arrest warrant against him in response to a request by the Enforcement Directorate for his extradition in a money […]

    Political activities gain momentum ahead of Lok Sabha polls

    Political activities are gaining momentum across the country ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. The Central Election Committee of the BJP met in New Delhi on Tuesday night to discuss the names of candidates for the polls. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP Chief Amit Shah, Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley and Nitin Gadkari, and […]

    Goa CM Pramod Sawant wins floor test

    BJP led Goa government under new chief minister Pramod Sawant won the floor test in the legislative assembly on Wednesday by 20 to 15 votes. In the vote of confidence, the BJP-led coalition government garnered the support of 20 MLAs which include 11 from BJP, three MLAs each from MGP and GFP and three independents. […]

    Lodge FIRs against organisations calling bandh: HC to police

    The Gauhati High Court has declared the strikes and road or rail blockades as illegal in Assam and directed the police to lodge FIRs against organisations who call for bandh. Hearing a writ petition, Justice Ujjal Bhuyan said the Guwahati Police Commissioner or any of his subordinate officers whom he may authorise, will have to […]