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BJP sweeps local body polls in Jharkhand, Amit Shah says people trust PM Modi’s ‘model of development’

Ranchi: In a big boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his chief election strategist and party president Amit Shah, the ruling BJP on Friday won all the five municipal corporations and registered thumping victories in Nagar Parishad and Nagar Panchayat polls in Jharkhand. The...

UP Legislative Council polls: 10 BJP candidates among 13 elected unopposed

Lucknow: All 13 candidates, including two ministers, were on Thursday declared elected unopposed to the Uttar Pradesh legislative council. The BJP had put up 10 candidates, including two UP ministers Mahendra Singh and Mohsin Raza. The BJP's ally Apna Dal (S) had also nominated one...

Neither forces nor militants will achieve their goal in Kashmir: Gen Rawat

Army chief General Bipin Rawat today said the “radicalised youth of the Valley” would soon “realise” that the gun was not the solution to their problem as neither the Army nor the militants would achieve their goals through it. Peace, he said, was the only...

On Ambedkar Jayanti, Ravi Shankar Prasad Has Lunch With Dalits

PATNA: As part of the BJP's Dalit outreach programme, union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had lunch with some members of the community at a five star hotel in Patna on Saturday. Earlier in the day, Prasad, who is the minister for law and IT, laid...

CBI arrests woman who allegedly lured Unnao rape survivor to BJP MLA’s residence

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI arrested another person in connection with the Unnao gang-rape case. Shashi Singh, the woman who allegedly took the victim to BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar on the day of crime, was held by the central probe...

Kathua Rape and Murder: Kashmir Christian community demands exemplary punishment for culprits

Condemning the rape-and-murder an eight-year-old girl Muslim girl Asifa Bano at Rasana village in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir in January earlier this year, the Kashmir Christian community on Friday demanded exemplary punishment for the guilty. “The Christian community of Jammu and Kashmir demands...

SC asked to act against Kathua lawyers for obstructing justice

The Supreme Court on Friday was urged to take suo motu cognisance of the conduct of lawyers who created ruckus and tried to obstruct the filing of a charge-sheet in the Kathua rape and murder case of an eight-year-old minor. As lawyer P.V. Dinesh urged...

Man at the forefront of Kathua protests was Ghulam Nabi Azad’s election agent

The brutal gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old in Kathua has not just brought to the fore the divide between Hindus and Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir, but its aftermath has also exposed the faultlines within the leadership of the opposition Congress party...

BJP-NDA MPs decide not to take salary for 23 days over no work in Parliament

New Delhi, Apr 4: Members of Parliament of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance government have decided to not take salary and allowances for 23 days of the Budget session. Union minister Ananth Kumar said that since Parliament hasn’t been functional, the...

Karnataka to vote on May 12, verdict on May 15

New Delhi, Mar 27: Karnataka, where the Congress and the BJP are set to clash for major sweepstakes ahead of the next year Lok Sabha polls, will vote on May 12 in a single-phased poll to elect its new assembly.   The results will be declared...
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