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Chandigarh mayoral polls: SC seeks ballot papers, video of counting day for perusal on Tuesday

Chandigarh mayoral polls: SC seeks ballot papers, video of counting day for perusal on Tuesday

New Delhi:  Observing that “horse-trading is taking place”, the Supreme Court has said it would peruse on Tuesday the ballot papers of the Chandigarh mayoral polls and the entire video-recording of the counting day, and directed the registrar general of the Punjab and Haryana High Court to depute a judicial officer to bring the records […]

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Ram temple construction heralds establishment of ‘Ram Rajya’ for next 1,000 years: BJP resolution

Ram temple construction heralds establishment of ‘Ram Rajya’ for next 1,000 years: BJP resolution

New Delhi:  The BJP’s national convention on Sunday passed a resolution on the Ram temple in Ayodhya, asserting that this heralds the establishment of “Ram Rajya” in India for the next 1,000 years. The resolution noted that the temple where a grand consecration ceremony took place last month, has become a temple of “national consciousness” […]

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Farmers’ protest: Suspension of internet services extended in parts of Punjab till Feb 24

Farmers’ protest: Suspension of internet services extended in parts of Punjab till Feb 24

Chandigarh:  The suspension of internet services has been extended in certain areas of some Punjab districts, including Patiala, Sangrur and Fatehgarh Sahib, till February 24 on the orders of the Union Ministry of Home Affairs. Earlier, the internet services were suspended from February 12 till 16 in view of the farmers’ ‘Delhi Chalo’ march. According […]

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Country has made up its mind that PM Modi will be at helm for 3rd term: Shah at BJP meet

Country has made up its mind that PM Modi will be at helm for 3rd term: Shah at BJP meet

New Delhi: Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday likened the upcoming Lok Sabha polls to the Mahabharata war, asserting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is leading the BJP-led camp working for the country’s development while “INDI alliance” under the Congress is full of family-run parties and corruption. In his address at the BJP’s national convention […]

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BJP running ‘political brothel’, party not confident of winning more than 200 LS seats: Raut

BJP running ‘political brothel’, party not confident of winning more than 200 LS seats: Raut

Mumbai:  Shiv Sena (UBT) leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday said the Bharatiya Janata Party was running a “political brothel” in Maharashtra and was solely responsible for polluting the state’s culture. In his column ‘Rokthok’ in the Uddhav Thackeray-led outfit’s mouthpiece ‘Saamana’, the Rajya Sabha MP said the BJP was not confident of winning more than […]

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Farmers’ protests: Tractor march in Haryana, dharnas outside residences of 3 BJP leaders in Punjab

Farmers’ protests: Tractor march in Haryana, dharnas outside residences of 3 BJP leaders in Punjab

Chandigarh: The Bhartiya Kisan Union (Charuni) on Saturday took out a tractor march in Haryana while BKU (Ekta Ugrahan) held dharnas outside residences of three senior BJP leaders in support of farmers protesting at the borders of Punjab over their various demands. On the fifth day of their ‘Delhi Chalo’ march — called by the […]

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BJP winning 370 seats will be true tribute to Syama Prasad Mookerjee: PM Modi

BJP winning 370 seats will be true tribute to Syama Prasad Mookerjee: PM Modi

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked BJP members to build the party’s Lok Sabha poll campaign around its pro-poor work and the country’s development and enhanced standing globally, asserting that winning 370 seats will be a true tribute to its key ideologue Syama Prasad Mookerjee. Mookerjee was a strident opponent of Article […]

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Uniting country is true patriotism: Rahul Gandhi

Uniting country is true patriotism: Rahul Gandhi

Varanasi (UP):  Uniting the country is true patriotism, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said here on Saturday and added that the rich and the poor live in “different Indias”. Gandhi was addressing a gathering on the second day of the Uttar Pradesh leg of the ‘Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra’. Gandhi, along with the party’s state president […]

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Congress people used to call Lord Ram imaginary, are chanting ‘Jai Siya Ram’ now: PM Modi

Congress people used to call Lord Ram imaginary, are chanting ‘Jai Siya Ram’ now: PM Modi

Rewari (Haryana):  Prime Minister Narendra Modi flayed the Congress on Friday over its stand on the Ram temple in Ayodhya, saying those who used to call Lord Ram imaginary and did not want a temple to be constructed are also chanting ‘Jai Siya Ram’ now. Addressing a public gathering after he laid the foundation of […]

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Haryana Police use tear gas on farmers at Shambhu border; talks with Centre again on Sunday

Haryana Police use tear gas on farmers at Shambhu border; talks with Centre again on Sunday

Chandigarh:  Haryana Police on Friday fired tear gas shells to disperse protesting farmers when they moved towards the barricades at the Shambhu border near Ambala, a day after talks between Union ministers and farmer leaders remained inconclusive. The fresh confrontation comes on the fourth day of the farmers’ ‘Delhi Chalo’ march, called by the Samyukta […]