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BJP asks workers to counter Congress’ propaganda about party being anti-Dalit

Rajnath Singh lauded the contribution of Dalit community to the country saying, "from Maharshi Valmiki's Ramayana and Maharshi Vyas's Mahabharat to Ambedkar's Constitution, Dalits have contributed immensely to the country."

Sitharaman’s corporate warfare remarks prove graft in Rafale deal: Cong

Congress spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi, during a press conference here, said Sitharaman's recent statement has "conclusively proved that this is a government of the suited-booted, for the suited-booted and by the suited-booted".

BJP ticks off Stalin for not echoing ‘Rahul for PM’ at TMC rally

Stalin, however, said he continued to be firm in his stand of "Rahul for PM." "Stalin said Rahul Gandhi will be the PM candidate in Chennai.

NRIs can vote in Lok Sabha polls through proxies? Key bill awaits Rajya Sabha test

If the bill becomes a law, NRIs or Non-resident Indians eligible to vote in India will be allowed to appoint proxies who can vote on their behalf. These proxies will change for every election.

Sabarimala temple closes after annual pilgrimage season

As the temple closed, the opposition BJP ended its 49-day-long relay hunger strike staged in front of the Secretariat, the administrative hub in Thiruvananthapuram.

Small number of Bangladeshis to be benefitted from Citizenship Amendment Bill: MHA

The majority of those who are likely to apply for Indian citizenship under the Citizenship Amendment Bill will be from Pakistan, as nearly 35,000 of such people have got LTVs so far.

Jessica murder case: Convict moves Delhi HC for premature release

Seeking a similar relief, Siddhartha Vashishta, also known as Manu Sharma, who was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of model Jessica Lal in 1999, has moved the high court.

BJP MLA quits party in Andhra Pradesh

Akula Satyanarayana, MLA from Rajamahendravaram (Urban) constituency said he sent-in his resignation letter to Assembly Speaker Kodela Sivaprasada Rao.

Don’t think ‘mama’ has become weak, will win 27 LS seats in MP: Shivraj Chouhan

Chouhan also mocked the gathering of opposition leaders at Saturday's Kolkata rally as "bhanumati ka kunaba" (marriage of convenience), saying there was no unanimity over a common leader among the parties planning the 'mahagathbandhan'.

PM Modi’s projection in Delhi will not work for BJP in LS polls: Sheila Dikshit

Sheila Dikshit said that Congress was fast regaining its lost ground in the national capital, and ruled out any possibility of an electoral understanding with the AAP for the Lok Sabha polls, calling the party as "very unreliable".

BJP MLA regrets calling Mayawati ‘worse than eunuch’; BSP leader files FIR

In her statement, BJP MLA Sadhna Singh said she had no intentions of disrespecting anyone and expressed regret for hurting sentiments.

Man mauled by lion at Chhatbir Zoo, police order probe

The police were informed about the incident by zoo officials, who had recovered his body from the enclosure before it arrived. The body was taken to the Civil Hospital Derabassi where he was declared brought dead.