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India, Politics, 01 Sep 2019

BJP calls for bandh in Barrackpore constituency on Monday to protest against attack on MP Arjun Singh

Earlier in the day, the Barrackpore MP accused TMC workers of vandalising his car and capturing party office in North 24 Parganas district.

01 Sep 2019 8:39 PM

'Ek Vidhan, Ek Samvidhan': Naqvi flags off bike rally to Kashmir to spread message

The rally is being led by woman biker Raj Lakshmi, who arrived here with her team from Kanyakumari.

01 Sep 2019 7:46 PM

BJP MP Arjun Singh suffers head injuries after clashes, says cops baton charged peaceful protests

‘Police intentionally attacked me. I have received about 10 to 12 stitches,’ Singh said after coming out of the hospital.

01 Sep 2019 7:43 PM

'Botched up': JD(S) leader Prashant Kishor on NRC list

The final list of NRC in Assam was published on August 31 which has excluded a little over 19 lakh people from the list.

01 Sep 2019 7:30 PM

Former AAP leader Kapil Mishra claims highlighting govt corruption got him disqualified

He termed the allegations and and conclusions drawn by the Speaker as illegal and unconstitutional.

01 Sep 2019 6:33 PM


AAP leader Sanjay Singh claims he wasn’t ‘allowed to board IndiGo flight’, tweets to Hardeep Puri

Singh claimed that he was stopped from boarding despite the gate being open and having a boarding pass.

01 Sep 2019 5:22 PM

HD Kumaraswamy slams ED for summoning DK Shivakumar on Ganesh Chaturthi festival

Shivakumar appeared before ED New Delhi on Saturday for second straight day in money laundering case filed against him and others.

01 Sep 2019 4:43 PM

Watch: ‘BJP, Bajrang Dal taking money from Pak's ISI,’ claims Digvijaya Singh

Senior BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan said Cong has lost his credibility, intentionally resorts to making controversial statements.

01 Sep 2019 4:16 PM

Gai paida karne ki factory: Union Minister Giriraj Singh charts way for revival of cow population

This year, 30 lakh doses (of sex-sorted semen) will be given and till 2025, there will be 10 crore female cows in country, minister said.

01 Sep 2019 4:03 PM

Congress leaders should be 'ashamed' of Rahul's comments on Kashmir: Shah

At a public meeting, he also said people have supported the Modi government's move to nullify Article 370 but some are still opposing it.

01 Sep 2019 3:39 PM


New Governors appointed for 5 states, Tamil Nadu BJP chief gets Telangana

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday announced the new Governors of five states.

01 Sep 2019 12:25 PM

Shiv Sena leader fined with Rs 100 crore, 7 year jail in housing scam

Gulabrao Deokar was given a five-year sentence, while the remaining 46 convicts got jail terms between three and seven years.

01 Sep 2019 10:59 AM

Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti finally allowed to meet kin: Reports

Omar's sister Safia, and her children were allowed to meet NC leader -- who has grown a beard in these days -- for 20 minutes on Saturday.

01 Sep 2019 10:56 AM

Siddaramaiah's U-turn on 'prostitute' remark to JD(S), says 'Was referring to BJP'

On Friday, in response to a query on the JD(S)' attack against him, he had uttered a Kannada proverb.

01 Sep 2019 10:18 AM

'NRC fiasco exposed all those trying to take political mileage': Mamata Banerjee

Of them, 3,11,21,004 have been included in the document and 19,06,657 excluded, a statement from the NRC State Coordinator's office said.

01 Sep 2019 9:22 AM


Won Amethi because I did not treat people as vote bank: Smriti Irani

Explaining the way in which she approaches politics, Irani said she had stayed in touch with the people of the constituency for five years.

01 Sep 2019 9:13 AM

Not 'Oxford English' but 'anti-Modi': Kerala Cong leader attacks Shashi Tharoor

Muraleedharan also said the party had decided not to initiate any action against Tharoor based on his explanation.

01 Sep 2019 9:08 AM

Amit Shah to address BJP's Maharashtra Janadesh Yatra in Solapur

Shah will join Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis at the Yatra in the Solapur district.

01 Sep 2019 8:28 AM

A Month before Maharashtra Assembly polls, Sharad Pawar's relative set to join BJP

He is likely to join the BJP in the presence of party chief Amit Shah on Sunday in Solapur.

01 Sep 2019 8:23 AM

Regularly humiliated: 2 weeks after joining BJP, Ex-Kolkata Mayor wants to quit party

Sovan Chatterjee had taken a sabbatical from active politics.

01 Sep 2019 8:15 AM