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Naxals, Left using intimidation to oppose Citizenship Bill: Himanta Biswa Sarma

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which was passed by the Lok Sabha on January 8, seeks to provide Indian citizenship to Hindus, Jains, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Parsis from Bangladesh, Pakista

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Congress seeks to distance itself from B K Hariprasad’s remarks on BJP chief Amit Shah

"You should know that if you try to destabilise the Karnataka government, not just swine flu, you will get vomiting and dysentery also," he added.

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My government helped create crores of employment opportunities, says PM Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi said the government is helping the micro, small and medium enterprises in every possible way and cited a list of initiatives taken by it in this segment.

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30 gold bars with ‘Dubai/UAE’ mark found in toilets of plane at Delhi airport

The aircraft, before coming to Delhi from Bengaluru, was used in international sector from Dubai to Bengaluru and then Bengaluru to Colombo, Colombo to Chennai and Chennai to Pune, the customs departm

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RTI applicants allegedly sent condoms in response to queries, probe on

The inquiry was initiated after a video purportedly showing applicants finding condoms inside RTI envelopes had gone viral.

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Govt curtails Rakesh Asthana’s tenure in CBI with immediate effect

Verma had refused to take up the new post, saying he had already superannuated from the police service.

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Congress alleges Ajit Doval’s son started Cayman Islands hedge fund days after demonetisation

CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury also demanded answers from Doval and cited a media report on the issue to allege that the role of the PMO and its top security official was under a "dark shadow".

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After a year, Home Ministry relaxes mandatory norm for NGOs getting foreign fund

With this, the Non-Government Organisations will no longer need to have the unique ID generated through the 'Darpan' portal to get such donations, they said.

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China alerts its citizens against Indian religious ‘cults’

In a surprising move, Chinese citizens have been warned by their national government to stay away from Indian religious schools or "suspected religious cults", as some of them have been marred by "s

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Remember the iconic Chandamama magazine? Bombay High Court just put it up for sale

Launched in 1947, Chandamama went on to become India’s favourite children’s magazine. This was before the exponential digital explosion in the last few years that choked the print industry.

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Kumaraswamy lashes out at BJP over futile attempts to topple govt, says party holding MLAs in confinement at Gurugram resort

Grappling with the political turmoil triggered by reports that the BJP was luring Congress MLAs, Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy rejected a charge by the saffron party that he was trying to

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Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh sentencing: Dera Sacha Sauda chief gets life imprisonment for journalist murder

The controversial guru who is already serving a 20-year-prison term for raping two female followers in a Rohtak jail, can still challenge the latest verdict in higher courts of law in India.

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Mayawati clarifies amid buzz around nephew Akash Anand: BSP not a dynastic party, won’t offer him any post

Addressing a press conference here, Mayawati said the rise in the BSP's popularity after its alliance with the Samajwadi Party has created unrest among some parties and leaders

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Supreme Court order on Maharashtra dance bars: What stays and what goes – All you need to know

Today, the apex court reserved its verdict on the matter after several restaurant and hotel owners challenged the Maharashtra law. However, it set down a bunch of conditions for the dance bars.

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Mamata Banerjee’s mega Opposition rally: In TMC’s show of strength, here’s who will attend and who may not

TMC has not sent no invite to the Bengal unit of CPI(M), though Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan has been invited.

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Lokpal selection: Supreme Court sets February deadline for committee to recommend names

The apex court had on January 4 directed the Centre to place on affidavit steps taken till date for Lokpal's appointment and expressed its displeasure over the tardy progress made in this regard.

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Lok Sabha electrons 2019: AAP non-committal on alliance, says Congress way behind in contest

In case of Congress, the alliance issue will be decided by a committee headed by senior leader A K Antony.

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Operation Lotus: Yeddyurappa denies BJP bid to topple Congress-JDS govt in Karnataka

"The BJP has nothing do with ruling coalition MLAs who are in Mumbai," the former Chief Minister said and accused the Congress and JD(S) of trying to shift the blame on his party to cover up their 'fa

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2019 Lok Sabha polls: BJP draws up elaborate plan after SC snub on Bengal Rath Yatra, PM Modi, Amit Shah to lead offensive

A series of meeting will be held by the state unit of the party to finalise the programme and send across a message to the public that it has not been cowed by what it has termed as an anti-democratic

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Dhananjay Kulkarni in big trouble! Weapons recovered from Maharashtra BJP leader’s shop will leave you baffled

Kulkarni had a clothing store, Tapasya House of Fashion, at Arihant buildings in Tilak Nagar, Dombivali from where he was selling illegal weapons

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‘Compulsive Contrarians’: In New York for treatment, Arun Jaitley coins new term to target Opposition

Lashing out at the Congress party in a blog post without naming the party, Jaitley highlighted major controversies and the subsequent attacks on the government by the ‘Compulsive Contrarians.’

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NCP questions Maharashtra govt after SC paves way for return of dance bars, alleges nexus with bar owners

Govt presented weak side on dance bars in SC due to nexus: NCP Mumbai, Jan 17 (PTI) The NCP Thursday accused the Maharashtra government of presenting a weak side before the Supreme Court on the dance

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Sabarimala Temple row: Two women who entered shrine move Supreme Court for security, hearing on Friday

The plea sought directions to all authorities to allow women of all age groups to enter the temple without any hindrance and to ensure security and safe passage, including police security to women wis

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Karnataka political crisis: Cooped up in Haryana, BJP MLAs say final call on returning to state after Congress’ Friday meet

Karnataka BJP MLAs who are cooped up in a resort in Haryana will take a call on returning to the state after the Congress legislature party meeting on Friday, according to sources.

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WATCH: Mayawati’s 63rd birthday sees BSP workers loot cake, dancers dish out raunchy moves

While BSP workers in Amroha of Uttar Pradesh decided to cut an extravagant cake for her birthday, an MLA in Damoh of Madhya Pradesh threw a lavish party with dancers followed by a cake cutting ceremon

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Arun Jaitley blog: FM dubs Opposition as compulsive contrarians, accuses them of subverting democracy

Terming opposition parties as 'Compulsive Contrarians', Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Wednesday accused them of manufacturing falsehood and subverting democracy by weakening an elected government.

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Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Navy spots one body 33 days after collapse

On December 13, 2018, 15 workers were trapped in an illegal coal mine in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district after it got flooded from the adjacent river and collapsed.

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