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S.M. Krishna’s Exit From Congress Comes as no Surprise

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Former External Affairs Minister and ex-Chief Minister of Karnataka, who has been sidelined for quite some time and removed from the Congress Working Committee (CWC) has finally decided to quit altogether from the Congress party, with expectations that BJP may try to woo him. The 84-year-old veteran Congress leader said he would announce his decision in a press conference on ...

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Youth May Not Support BJP as Kanhaiya Kumar Wrongly Labelled ‘Anti-National’: Shiv Sena Leader

In an unexpected remark from Shiv sena, BJP ally in Maharashtra, its president Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said BJP may face youth anger as its government in the Centre “wrongly labelled JNU students’ union leader Kanhaiya Kumar as “anti-national”. “Who gave birth to Kanhaiya Kumar in the first place? The government should think over this. He has been wrongly labelled ...

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Kanhaiya Kumar Stages Dharna at HCU Gate as VC Bars His Entry

  JNU Students Union leader Kanhaiya Kumar, who was barred from entering the campus of Hyderabad central University by Vice Chancellor Appa Rao Podile, on Wednesday, turned the main gate into a public meeting and addressed the media, which would reach both the administration inside the campus and those watching the events from outside. In a rare show of amateur ...

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Sedition Case Slapped on Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yetchury, JNU Leaders in Cyberabad PS

Complementing the Sedition charges filed against JNU leaders in New Delhi, Cyberabad police station has embraced the notorious Sedition case against Congress and Left leaders and JNU student leaders in a row, bringing the erstwhile lawmakers what a mistake they have done not repealing the colonial period’s worst law that had sent scores of freedom fighters to prison recurrently and ...

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Rahul Snubbed? Overwhelming Propaganda Machine at Work on Social Media, Reveals Open Letter

Those who fall for propaganda are those without self-dignity. The social media trolls are testimony to such indoctrinated and gullible mobs falling prey to manipulated opinion-making we see in India now and those who are good at social media manipulation are winning the game. Yes, those who fail fall in line will end up in microscopic minority soon and the ...

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Ashok Singhal: Key VHP Leader Behind Babri Masjid Demolition Passed Away

Ashok Singhal, veteran Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) general secretary who was instrumental in Babri Masjid demolition was admitted for the second time to a private hospital in Gurgaon, with heart and kidney failure and put on life-support ssytem on Sunday died Tuesday. The 89-year-old leader was instrumental in reviving strong Hindu nationalist sentiments during the 1980s and was one of ...

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Scale Down Income Tax to Generate More Revenue: RSS

It was not long ago that Narendra Modi himself vouched for scrapping the Income tax altogether and explore other avenues of revenue generation in India. He was then campaigning for BJP in the general election and the year was 2014. Now, BJP’s strategy ally RSS is invoking similar argument to scale down tax and provide tax relief to bring back ...

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New Governors Appointed for Bihar, Himachal Pradesh

Bihar and Himachal Pradesh will have new governors. Ram Nath Kovind was appointed Bihar governor by President Pranab Mukherjee and Acharya Dev Vrat has been appointed to be governor of Himachal Pradesh, as per a communique issued by the Rashtrapathi Bhavan. “The above appointments will take effect from the dates the incumbents assume charge of their respective offices,” said the ...

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Jayalalithaa to be Sworn-in Tomorrow as Tamil Nadu CM Again

AIADMK leader J. Jayalalithaa will return as Tamil Nadu chief minister once again with the oath taking ceremony scheduled to be held in Chennai at 11 am on Saturday, May 23, 2015, eight months after she quit following her conviction in a Bangalore court over unaccounted assets. Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah will administer the oath tomorrow at the Centenary ...

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Fasting BJP Supporter, Telugu actor Sivaji shifted to hospital

Police in Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur town forcibly shifted Telugu actor Sivaji to hospital on Wednesday as his condition deteriorated on the fourth day of his indefinite hunger strike to demand special category status to the state. Police cracked down on his hunger strike camp after a team of doctors advised authorities to shift him to hospital in view of his ...

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Will ‘Make in India’ Lead to a ‘Decade of Manufacturing’ in Country?

By Amit Kapoor The government’s manufacturing focus is evident. On the recent three-country foreign visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Make in India campaign received a fillip. India was also the partner country at Hannover Messe, described as the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technology. However, skeptics immediately pointed out India’s decision to buy 36 Rafale fighters in ...

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Sitaram Yechury Made CPI-M Chief, Faces Tough Test Ahead

Former JNU icon and senior leader Sitaram Yechury was unanimously elected the new general secretary of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Sunday at the party’s 21st Congress in Vishakhapatnam, a key development in the party. The major test of Yechury will be to bring West bengal back to CPI-M fold in the midst of BJP’s growing presence in ...

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2 Days More, Rahul Gandhi Will be Back, ‘to Cheer BJP’?

Absent for long, Rahul Gandhi, Congress Vice President, will re-appear on national political scene effective from April 15, after going on a 2-month sabbatical with prior permission from his mother. The Congress party said he would be leading a Kisan (farmer) rally against the Land Acquisition Bill on April 16 and perhaps 19 sharing the dais with his mother and ...

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Six Janata Dal parties try to stitch unity as strong BJP looms large

After Lalu Prasad’s Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) of Bihar has affirmed its approval for the merger of six parties of the erstwhile Janata Parivar. “The party has declared its support for merger and authorised Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and JD-U president Sharad Yadav to finalise the process of the merger,” Bihar Water Resources Minister Vijay ...

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