Abhinav Ranjan

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Telangana: BJP lawmaker announces ‘vigilante army’ to send ‘in-house terrorists’ directly to hell

BJP MLA Raja Singh is known for his hardline Hindutva stance. In a video message released on Wednesday, he said that traitors will be taken out from hiding in India and sent outside the country or to hell directly.

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Maharashtra Assembly election 2019: Stepping up the pressure, Shiv Sena says BJP must respect 50:50 formula

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said that the BJP should respect the 50:50 seat-sharing formula decided ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.

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Moments before cardiac arrest, Sushma Swaraj spoke to Harish Salve – here’s what she told him

Sushma Swaraj was a leading face of the BJP and its most prominent woman leader for decades. She will be cremated with full state honours at Lodhi crematorium later today.

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Sushma Swaraj: The people’s politician with many firsts to her credit

A law graduate, Sushma Swaraj practiced in the Supreme Court in 1973. She was elected seven times as a member of Parliament and three times as a member of the legislative assembly.

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Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill: How decision to split state into two Union territories will change the face of India

Once the bill receives Presidential assent, the strength of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly will be reduced to 85. The creation of two Union Terrorities will take the number to 9 and decrease the number of states f

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Azam Khan sexist comment: Samajwadi Party MP must apologise, has no right to stay in Lok Sabha, says BJP MP Rama Devi

A three-time Lok Sabha MP from Bihar's Sheohar parliamentary seat, Rama Devi said that Azam Khan has no right to stay in the Lok Sabha and demanded his disqualification from Speaker Om Birla.

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After Karnataka loss, Rahul Gandhi says democracy, honesty lost; BJP chides

The 14-month-long Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka collapsed on Monday night after the confidence motion moved by Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy was defeated in the Vidhan Soudha. While 99 MLAs voted for the motion, 105

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Karnataka Assembly: Only 3 CMs served full terms in state’s volatile politics

Kumaraswamy's first stint as the CM of Karnataka in the BJP-led coalition government lasted less than two years from February 2006 to October 2007. His second term began in May 2018 after Congress extended an unconditional su

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Who is Ramesh Kumar? Karnataka Assembly Speaker at centre of political drama in state

Ramesh Kumar is a Congress MLA and represents the Srinivaspur assembly constituency of Kolar district in the House. He was elected as the Speaker of the House last year after Congress and JD(S) forged a post-poll alliance in

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Mob lynching false propaganda conspiring to instigate riots against Hindus: VHP

The VHP said that half-truth and lies are being spread to create an anti-Hindu and anti-national atmosphere in the country and it seems to be a part of a larger anti-national conspiracy. The outfit said that the whole world k

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Madhya Pradesh bureaucrat says looking for new name to hide Muslim identity

Niyaz Khan serves as deputy secretary in the Transport and Public Works Department. Khan said that he wants to change his name and hopes the new name will save him from the violent crowds.

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Day after resignation, poster in Bhopal asking Rahul Gandhi to appoint Jyotiradiya Scindia as new Congress president

Jyotiraditya Scindia resigned as Congress general secretary on Sunday, a month after Congress president Rahul Gandhi stepped down from the post, taking responsibility for the party's drubbing in the Lok Sabha polls.

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MS Dhoni turns 38, celebrates birthday with wife Sakshi, daughter Ziva (see pics)

Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is celebrating his 38th birthday on Sunday with his friends, wife Sakshi Dhoni and his four-year-old daughter Ziva Dhoni.

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Budget 2019: 5 political slogans in Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden budget outlining Modi’s vision for 5 years

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday tabled the Union Budget in the Lok Sabha. Stating that in the Modi government in its second term is committed to accelerating overall growth.

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Nusrat Jahan hits back on ‘fatwa’ over sindoor and mangalsutra, says ‘I represent an inclusive India’

Nusrat Jahan won from Basirhat on a TMC ticket, defeating BJP's Sayantan Basu by nearly 3.5 lakh votes. She took oath as an MP of the Lok Sabha on June 25 along with her party colleague and actress Mimi Chakraborty.

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‘Aapke ghar pe hai’: Rabri Devi snaps as journalists question Tejashwi Yadav’s whereabouts

Rabri Devi's remark comes amidst questions being raised over Tejashwi's absence from active politics in the state for the past month. Tejashwi is the leader of opposition in the Legislative Assembly and is seen as jailed RJD

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VHP appeals to Modi government, CJI to pave way for Ram Mandir in Ayodhya

The Ram Mandir case is currently pending before the Supreme Court. The court has suggested the parties to resolve the matter through mediation.

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BJP president: 5 qualities which make JP Nadda the right choice as Amit Shah’s successor

JP Nadda is a low-profile leader and prefers to work behind the curtains. Largely known to stay away from media glare, Nadda has proven he was right for the job every time he was given a new responsibility. He is a soft-spoke

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Bihar AES deaths: Nitish Kumar greeted with ‘Go Back’ chants on Muzaffarpur visit, death toll rises to 108

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar faced protests on his arrival at a Muzaffarpur hospital today, days after the epidemic struck. Over a hundred children have lost their lives to AES in the past fortnight.

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Who is Virendra Kumar? Pro-tem Speaker worked at bicycle puncture shop before his plunge into politics

As a protem Speaker, BJP MP Virendra Kumar will administer the oath of office and secrecy to all the newly-elected MPs over the next two days and enable the House to elect a full-time Speaker.

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Guna’s giant killer KP Yadav was once insulted over selfie with Jyotiraditya Scindia

Once a loyal Congress worker, Krishna Pal decided to quit the party after the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections just because he was denied permission to click a selfie with Jyotiraditya Scindia.

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Modi 2.0: Men who worked behind the scenes for PM Modi’s return with thumping majority

The BJP-led NDA secured more than 350 seats and the Congress-led UPA 54 seats, failing yet again to win the required number of seats to get the Leader of Opposition status in the Lok Sabha.

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Election results 2019: ‘Son’ sets for many Congress leaders in landmark BJP win – 6 dynasts who lost

The Lok Sabha elections results came as a huge surprise for many political heavyweights and their family members who were confident about their candidature. The list includes names of former CM and sons of many prominent lead

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Mayawati’s Lucknow conundrum: Will BSP chief finally break tradition she held on to for over two decades?

Mayawati's BSP and the Samajwadi Party of Akhilesh and Mulayam Singh Yadav were sworn enemies before the BJP's victories in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and the 2017 Assembly elections pushed them into a crisis of existence.

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Voter List 2019: Electoral search website down? Here’s how you can search your name without EPIC number

How to Check Name in Electoral List: The Election Commission has launched a new app 'Voter Helpline' to enable people to check their name and other details in the electoral list.

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Legalising toddy, reservation in private sector: Desperate for revival, RJD reaches out to its core constituency through poll manifesto

Tejashwi Yadav said that the RJD feels Nitish Kumar government's decision to make the sale of toddy illegal has hurt the poor and raised unemployment in the state.

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Then and now: Congress sang different tune on AFSPA when it was in power

The Congress manifesto for Lok Sabha election 2019 was prepared by former Home minister P Chidambaram. Arun Jaitley said that the Congress does not deserve even a single vote for promises like doing away with sedition law.

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