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Karnataka Crisis: Two MLAs withdraw support to HD Kumaraswamy govt

A day after Congress minister DK Shivakumar alleged MLAs were being lured to topple the Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka, two Independent MLAs on Tuesday withdrew support to the government led by HD Kumaraswamy. The two

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CBI Director Alok Verma sacked by selection committee

The high-powered selection committee — it comprised the Prime Minister, Supreme Court Justice AK Sikri representing CJI Ranjan Gogoi, and leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge.

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SC sets up Constitution bench on Ayodhya, hearing starts Jan 10

The Supreme Court on Tuesday set up a five-judge Constitution Bench to hear the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land title dispute case.

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Rajnath Singh to be chief guest at 13th Ramnath Goenka journalism awards

BEACH SAND mining in Tamil Nadu, a tobacco giant’s campaign to get around the global anti-smoking treaty, the aspirations of women cricketers in Punjab, the life and death of those who keep our cities clean.

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Rafale deal debate: Sparks fly as Rahul Gandhi targets PM Narendra Modi

He called Ambani a “dear friend” of Modi and a “failed businessman” and alleged that his firm was registered barely ten days before it got the offset contract from the makers of Rafale.

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PM Modi on Ram Temple: Let legal process end first, govt ready for all efforts

Modi reveals Urjit Patel had written to him about wanting to resign, citing personal reasons, months before stepping down.

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After Bengal govt says no, BJP ‘rath yatra’ gets HC nod’

Directing the BJP to conduct the programme peacefully, the court said the party would be held responsible in case of any untoward incident or damage or loss to public property.

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‘Being with Sindhu doesn’t mean it is to beat Saina’

He recalled telling an official in 2011 that a revolution was afoot.

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26/11 Mumbai terror attacks anniversary: Nation comes together to make a point

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said it has been realised that this attack was not on Mumbai or India but on entire humanity.

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E-commerce players following predatory pricing: Mobile industry group

Mobile devices industry body ICEA said Thursday that e-commerce companies accounted for 45-50% of handset sales last month allegedly due to predatory pricing.

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Election Commission, social media firms should together take on fake news: Ex-CEC

Opening the conversation on ‘Understanding how fake news can impact the course of elections’ at the i.e. Thinc discussion, Zaidi spoke on the inevitability of a partnership between the EC and social media platforms.

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Asthana plea: Delhi High Court pulls up CBI for delay

On October 23, the court had asked the CBI to maintain “status quo” on the proceedings initiated against Asthana who had sought in a plea that no coercive action be taken against him while the probe into the matter was un

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CBI vs CBI: Maintain status quo, Delhi High Court tells the investigation agency

Asthana has been at loggerheads with CBI director Alok Verma, and both have levelled serious charges at each other.

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Sabarimala entry issue: Lord Ayyappa shrine opens but no woman gets entry on day one

Amid increased protests, which turned violent Wednesday, the Sabarimala temple opened its doors to devotees for the first time since the Supreme Court allowed women of all ages to enter the shrine. Following clashes between p

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Vishal Bhardwaj is guest at Express Adda today

Vishal Bhardwaj is a filmmaker who wears many hats, and one who has created a special brand of cinema in his career spanning over two decades.

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Vijay Mallya war heats up: Govt, Opposition blame each other for helping him

Congress MP claims he saw Mallya meeting Jaitley, BJP says Rahul trying to cover up own links

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IEThinc debates implications of internet shutdowns

Do the social, constitutional and economic costs of internet shutdowns — which have been on the rise in India — outweigh its efficacy as a law and order tool? During Thursday’s IEThinc discussion — Is Internet Shutdow

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s final journey ends at Smriti Sthal, condolences pour in

As bugles sounded the last post and soldiers fired in the air in salute, a sea of people at the Smriti Sthal in central Delhi bid a tearful farewell to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee whose mortal remains were cons

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RIP Atal Bihari Vajpayee: A Legend Ends

Atal Bihari Vajpayee died of multiple health complications at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi on Thursday. He was 93.

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Obituary: M Karunanidhi, who scripted much of Tamil Nadu politics, dies at 94

MUTHUVEL KARUNANIDHI, a titan of modern Indian history, whose 75-year career in politics — as five-term CM of Tamil Nadu and DMK president for 50 years — deepened the idea of federalism and inspired regional assertion and

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Ramnath Goenka Lecture: Judiciary must remain independent, says Supreme Court judge Ranjan Gogoi

Underlining the divide between the “two Indias” — one that “believes it is the new order” and another that lives below a “ridiculously drawn poverty line” — both of which are “at conflict”, Supreme Court j

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Ramnath Goenka lecture: Justice Ranjan Gogoi to deliver third instalment today

Supreme Court judge Justice Ranjan Gogoi, the second most senior judge of the apex court, will deliver the Third Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture here on July 12.

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Proposed Jio institute gets eminence status with IITs & IISc

The Government Monday awarded Institution of Eminence (IoE) status to three public and three private institutes — IIT-Delhi, IIT-Bombay, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), BITS-Pilani, Manipal Academy of High Education, an

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In today’s India, why would a big star speak up and put himself at risk: Swara Bhasker

In a discussion moderated by The Indian Express Film Critic Shubhra Gupta and National Features Editor Devyani Onial, Swara Bhasker spoke on nepotism, invisible privileges and why she speaks out.

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What all Swara Bhasker said at the Express Adda – Full details here

Blending the personal with the political, she fielded a range of questions — from her choice in films to her social media account.

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After 9 days, Arvind Kejriwal ends LG office sit-in, officials back at work

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday called off his nine-day sit-in at the office of Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal to protest against an alleged strike by Delhi IAS officers.

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Bypoll Results: BJP gets 2nd reminder of Opposition unity effect

Adding to the BJP’s string of electoral reverses in bypolls, Opposition parties Thursday won 11 of 14 assembly and Lok Sabha seats, including the Kairana parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh, to send the ruling party

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