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Tribal presidential candidate a tokenism; Modi govt has done nothing to uplift community: KTR

June 27, 2022 6:25:50 pm

The BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has fielded tribal leader and former Jharkhand governor Droupadi Murmu as its candidate in the presidential poll to be held on July 18.

IAF receives over 94,000 applications under Agnipath scheme in four days

June 27, 2022 5:44:46 pm

After the scheme was unveiled on June 14, violent protests against it rocked several states for nearly a week and several opposition parties have been demanding its rollback.

Haryana Cabinet meet: Khattar ensures employment for Agniveers

June 27, 2022 5:07:02 pm

Approval given for e-vehicle policy, linking old-age pension with Parivar-Pehchan-Patra scheme among other decisions taken

In relief to rebel Shiv Sena MLAs, Supreme Court pushes deadline on plea seeking their disqualification

June 27, 2022 4:50:09 pm

A vacation bench of Justice Surya Kant and Justice J B Pardiwala that issued the notice on two petitions — one by dissident leader Eknath Shinde and the other by 15 dissident MLAs who had been served disqualification notices — fixed July 11 to hear the matter again.

Prevent Muslims from being misled in 2024 election, Mayawati tells party workers

June 27, 2022 2:39:07 pm

BJP candidates won both the Azamgarh and Rampur seats in the bypoll, the counting for which were held on Sunday.

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Telangana Rashtra Samithi to support Yashwant Sinha in Presidential poll

June 27, 2022 2:20:16 pm

TRS sources on Monday said the party is supporting Sinha's candidature as he is the nominee of opposition parties and that TRS is vehemently opposed to BJP.

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SC to hear plea alleging attacks on Christian institutions, priests

June 27, 2022 1:32:49 pm

The relief sought included the implementation of the guidelines issued in the Tehseen Poonawala judgement in which nodal officers were to be appointed to take note of hate crimes and register FIRs across the nation.

ED summons Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Tuesday

June 27, 2022 2:56:38 pm

The development comes as the Shiv Sena party battles rebellion from a group of its MLAs, putting a question mark on the future of Maharashtra's Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government.

Yashwant Sinha, Opposition presidential candidate, files nomination, Rahul Gandhi and Sharad Pawar accompany him

June 27, 2022 1:19:30 pm

Those who accompanied Sinha when he filed the nomination for the Presidential elections also included Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav, TMC leaders Abhishek Banerjee and Saugata Roy

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BSF kills ‘Pakistani intruder’ in R S Pura sector of Jammu

June 27, 2022 12:56:05 pm

Nothing was recovered from the intruder, a Border Security Force spokesperson said, adding the body is being handed over to the police for further disposal.

GNIDA fines firm for negligence in maintenance of water supply

June 27, 2022 12:28:45 pm

The penalty amount has been imposed seven times for negligence in different maintenance works and will be deducted from the money which has already been paid to the firm, officials said.

Roorkee woman, 6-year-old daughter gangraped in moving car: Police

June 27, 2022 9:17:32 am

According to police, while the woman could not tell exactly how many men were there in the car, she said the person driving it was named Sonu.

Modi in Mann Ki Baat: ‘Learn from Emergency, it was bid to crush democracy’

June 27, 2022 7:28:20 am

“At that time, an attempt was made to crush the democracy of India. The country's courts, every constitutional institution, the press, were put under control. The condition of censorship was such that nothing could be printed without approval,” Modi said.

Forensic probe to be made mandatory for offences attracting 6 yrs or more in jail

June 27, 2022 7:28:18 am

“The Narendra Modi government is... working towards making forensic investigation mandatory in all cases of offences punishable with imprisonment for more than 6 years,” Shah said.

‘Have got lotus to bloom in Azam bastion’: BJP’s Rampur winner

June 27, 2022 7:28:16 am

“This is an achievement for all the party workers who worked hard for months. I felt the Samajwadi Party didn’t deserve the win because they have no vision and no ambition. I left the party because I wanted to change things. Today, I have support from everyone” he says.

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Emergency a black spot on vibrant history of India’s democracy: PM Modi

June 26, 2022 11:10:25 pm

“The people of India responded to all the conspiracies to crush democracy in a democratic way. We Indians take pride in our democracy wherever we are,” he said.

Former BJP MP moves SC challenging validity of certain sections of Places of Worship (Special Provisions) Act

June 27, 2022 7:28:14 am

It has sought a direction from the court to declare sections 2, 3, 4 of the 1991 Act as void and unconstitutional for being violative of fundamental rights so far as it seeks to validate "places of worship", illegally made by barbaric invaders.

Bypolls 2022: BJP continues winning streak by bagging 5 out of 10 segments; setback for SP in Uttar Pradesh, AAP in Punjab

June 27, 2022 7:54:11 am

While BJP won Rampur and Azamgarh Lok Sabha segments, SAD bagged Sangrur parliamentary constituency. The saffron party also registered victory in three of the four segments in Tripura.

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IAF can deliver desired punch when required within short time frame: Air Chief Marshal

June 27, 2022 7:28:10 am

Listing the rapid geopolitical upheavals, the Chief of Air Staff noted that any future conflict will require the integration of all elements of the national security apparatus to make it an "All-of-Nation-Approach".

PM Modi at G7 live updates: German Chancellor Olaf Scholz welcomes PM Modi to summit

June 27, 2022 5:40:27 pm

PM Modi in Germany live updates, June 27: The G7 leaders are expected to focus on the Ukraine crisis that has triggered geopolitical turmoil besides fuelling a global food and energy crisis.

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India defeated dictatorial mindset in democratic way: Modi invokes Emergency in Mann Ki Baat

June 26, 2022 11:39:10 am

"The people of India removed the 'Emergency' and established democracy in a democratic way," PM Modi said.

While Indians struggle, PM busy planning next distraction: Rahul Gandhi

June 27, 2022 7:28:07 am

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has been critical of the Narendra Modi-led government's handling of the economy and has also called on the Centre to provide jobs to the youth.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Germany to attend G7 summit

June 26, 2022 9:48:04 am

The G7 leaders are expected to focus on the Ukraine crisis that has triggered geopolitical turmoil besides fuelling a global food and energy crisis.

Bypoll results 2022 Live Updates: Akhilesh Yadav’s SP loses his Lok Sabha seat Azamgarh to BJP

June 26, 2022 6:36:39 pm

Bypoll Results 2022 Live: The Aam Aadmi Party swept the Rajinder Nagar bypolls in Delhi with a margin of around 11,000 votes on Sunday. Tripura CM Manik Saha won the Town Bardowali bypolls by 6,104 votes, defeating his nearest rival and Congress candidate Ashish Kumar Saha.

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ED seeks details from UP police on Prophet remark protesters, looks at Bihar coaching centres for Agnipath violence

June 27, 2022 7:28:05 am

The ED has sought documents and case papers from UP Police to examine if it can proceed against the accused under provisions of the PMLA. It is similarly examining the role of coaching centres in Bihar in fuelling protests against the Agnipath scheme.