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  India   Politics  26 Aug 2019

India, Politics, 26 Aug 2019

Rahul isolated within Congress over stand on Kashmir: BJP

Gandhi had said that the Oppn and the press got a taste of the 'draconian administration' and 'brute force' unleashed on the people in J&K.

26 Aug 2019 8:40 PM

Ahead of Maharashtra Polls, another NCP MLA set to join Shiv Sena

Last month, NCP MLA Pandurang Barora, who represented Shahapur Assembly seat in Palghar district, joined the Shiv Sena.

26 Aug 2019 7:49 PM

Combating naxal menace a joint responsibility of centre and states: Nitish

Kumar flagged need for change in existing policy which put financial burden of deployment of forces in naxal-infested areas on state govt.

26 Aug 2019 6:45 PM

Nagpur man posts 'offensive' content against PM Modi, RSS; gets arrested

He was arrested from his house around 4 am on Sunday.

26 Aug 2019 5:47 PM

Akhilesh Yadav's Samajwadi Party dissolves its Delhi unit with immediate effect

On August 23, the party said it dissolved all its national and state units with immediate effect.

26 Aug 2019 4:32 PM


Political leaders condemn vandalism of Ambedkar statue in Tamil Nadu

Peace prevailed Nagapattinam district, as officials moved swiftly to replace the damaged statue of Ambedkar with a new one.

26 Aug 2019 3:42 PM

'I don't care': J&K Guv on Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's remarks

Chowdhury had said that the J&K Governor statements are like those given by BJP leaders and he should be made the chief of BJP in state.

26 Aug 2019 2:42 PM

Jal Jeevan Mission can't be successful without community participation: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

PM Modi on August 15, had announced from Red Fort that his government will spend Rs 3.5 lakh crore on its ambitious Jal Jeevan Mission.

26 Aug 2019 2:37 PM

Bulandshahr violence accused welcomed, UP Dy CM KP Maurya says ‘BJP played no role in it’

Inspector Subodh Kumar and a local youth were killed in Bulandshahr last year when mob went on rampage over allegations of cow slaughter.

26 Aug 2019 2:27 PM

Team of Minority Affairs ministry to visit J&K, will explore underdeveloped areas

The team will be led by Secretary of the ministry, Shailesh.

26 Aug 2019 2:15 PM


MP: Several cows electrocuted, BJP leader threatens to attack electricity board's office

Bhargava seeking compensation for owners of the cattle warned the electricity board of severe protest.

26 Aug 2019 2:14 PM

EC says JD(U) can't use 'arrow' symbol to contest elections in J'khand, Maharashtra

In March this year, the EC had ordered that the JMM and the Shiv Sena cannot use their poll symbol in Bihar.

26 Aug 2019 12:41 PM

Mayawati slams Rahul, other Oppn leaders over visit to J&K without permission

The former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister also said that it will take some time for normalcy to return in Jammu Kashmir.

26 Aug 2019 11:52 AM

SPG cover security withdrawn for Manmohan Singh, Z+ security continues

SPG is given to former prime ministers and their families based on threat perception.

26 Aug 2019 10:08 AM

'Never treated me as friend but like an enemy': Siddaramaiah on Kumaraswamy

Siddaramaiah's comments came after Kumaraswamy in an interview said Siddaramaiah treated JD(S) as first enemy.

26 Aug 2019 9:57 AM


Years after political venture with SP, Sanjay Dutt to join Maharashtra BJP-ally RSP

Dutt, 60, is set to join the Rashtriya Samaj Paksh which is a junior ally of the ruling BJP in Maharashtra.

26 Aug 2019 8:21 AM

Kerala Congress leaders slam Tharoor for praising PM

No need to glorify Modi, say state leaders.

26 Aug 2019 2:33 AM

Brute force unleashed on people in J&K: Rahul Gandhi

Says Opp. leaders got a taste of draconian administration during visit to Srinagar.

26 Aug 2019 2:32 AM