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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Exit polls predict NDA to return despite loss in UP; huge gain for BJP in Bengal

The exit poll results released by multiple news channels are suggesting a return to power for the BJP, even as the UPA doubled in numbers from the pathetic show of 2014.

VVIP chopper case: Delhi court extends custody of alleged middleman Sushen Mohan Gupta by 4 days

The VVIP chopper case pertains to allegations of money laundering in a defence deal signed by the then UPA government led by Congress, with a UK-based helicopter manufacturing company names AgustaWestland. However, the deal was later scrapped in 2014.

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Entire Hindu community vilified, Congress should apologise: Arun Jaitley on Samjhauta verdict

Samjhauta blast verdict: Arun Jaitley claimed that UPA had coined the term 'Hindu terror' for political gains.

RLSP's Upendra Kushwaha joins UPA, becomes part of grand alliance in Bihar

The RLSP had pulled out of the NDA on December 10 after disagreements over seat sharing for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

In new GDP metrics, govt slashes growth in UPA 1 and UPA 2

The release of the GDP back series comes three years after the switch to the new base year of 2011-12 and three months after the release of a report of the Committee on Real Sector Statistics, which was submitted to the NSC.

UPA govt conceived south Delhi colonies redevelopment plan: AAP

Modi government has only "repackaged" the project, it originally belongs to the Congress-led UPA government, alleged AAP chief spokesperson Saurabh Bhardwaj today.

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How MGNREGA can be re-engineered for doubling of farmers’ incomes

The NDA government’s approach towards MGNREGA has differed from that of the previous UPA regime in one significant way: There is greater emphasis now in the building of “individual household” assets, as opposed to “community” assets,

Meghalaya polls: Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh among Congress star campaigners

Meghalaya is set to go to polls on February 27 and the results will be announced on March 3. The tenure of the current 60-member assembly ends on March 6.

Eye on farmer unrest, govt sheds NDA-I’s cautious line and hikes crop MSP

The latest rise in wheat MSP is the highest since the Rs 150-per-quintal hike effected over a decade ago in 2005-06 and 2006-07 during the Congress-led UPA-I government.

Pranab Mukherjee, the survivor

Pranabda is very good at keeping secrets. In fact, Indiraji used to say, “Whenever Pranabda is given any confidential information, it never comes out of his belly. What comes out is only the smoke from his pipe.”

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Tall claims, empty boasts, falsification of facts not for him: Sonia Gandhi on Manmohan Singh

Presenting former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh with the 2017 Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, disarmament & development, UPA Chairperson appeared to take a dig at the current dispensation through her praise for Dr Singh.

BJP questions Tewari’s comment

New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Sunday questioned the timing of the admission made by former information and broadcasting minister Manish Tewari that the Raisina Hill incident was reported correctly by the Indian Express in 2012, saying his comments have become a ‘suspect’ and put the UPA regime under the scanner. Earlier, Tewari brushed aside allegations that a news item concerning troops' movement published by the Indian Express was 'fake' and said that it was an ‘unfortunate but true’ story.

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AgustaWestland VVIP Chopper Deal : How to study the new revelations

Manu Pubby explains his latest exclusive story for The Indian Express on the AgustaWestland VVIP Chopper deal. On February, 2014, The Indian Express published a report by him showing how a note that Italian prosecutors produced in court to show the vital role played by middleman Christian Michel in fixing the VVIP chopper deal, has the British 'consultant' telling top AgustaWestland officials to 'target' the closest advisers for UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi for the contract. http://iexp.in/wod62358

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