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UP bypoll results won’t happen again: Rajnath

  New Delhi, Mar 17:Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said that the BJP had taken lessons from its defeat in Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha bypolls and would work to ensure that such a result is not repeated. “Ho gaya, aage nahin hoga. Humein pata chala ki aisa bhi ho sakta hain (It has happened, it […]

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Four Taliban facilitators arrested for Lahore suicide bombing

Lahore, Mar 17:Police in Pakistan today arrested four suspected militants who allegedly facilitated a suicide attack on a police check-post near the residence of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif in Lahore. The death toll in the attack by a teenaged Taliban suicide bomber on March 14 today rose to 11 as another victim succumbed to […]

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Yogi’s minister Swami Prasad Maurya’s son-in-law joins SP

New Delhi, Mar 17: The ruling Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in Uttar Pradesh has suffered yet another blow after its embarrassing defeat in the recently held bypolls as state cabinet minister Swami Prasad Maurya’s son-in-law Naval Kishore joined the Samajwadi Party on Saturday. Kishore joined SP in the presence of party chief Akhilesh Yadav and […]

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Beant Singh assassination case: Jagtar Singh Tara gets life imprisonment

New Delhi, Mar 17: A day after pronouncing Jagtar Singh Tara guilty in the case of assassination of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh, the district court of Chandigarh on Saturday sentenced him to life imprisonment. “The Court has passed the order for life imprisonment for him,” Tara’s lawyer said. Chief Secretary of Shiromani Gurdwara […]

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Rajapaksa-backed Joint Opposition moves no confidence motion against PM

Colombo, Mar 17 : Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa-backed Joint Opposition has moved a no confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe who was recently replaced as law and order minister after clashes erupted in the central Kandy district. Joint Opposition (JO) parliamentarian Ranjith Soysa said the motion of no confidence against the 68-year-old […]

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Country is ‘fatigued’ under Modi govt, looking for way out: Rahul

New Delhi, Mar 17 :The country is in a way “fatigued” under the Narendra Modi dispensation and is looking for a way out, Congress president Rahul Gandhi today said and asserted that his party alone can show the path forward. In his brief inaugural address at the 84th Congress Plenary Session, he launched a scathing […]

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Sanjrani invites Baloch separatists to enter national mainstream

Islamabad, Mar 17: Pakistan Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani on Saturday invited Baloch separatists to enter the national mainstream, ‘Express News’ reported. Senate is the only institution where every province has equal representatives, Sanjrani told reporters after paying respects at Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s mausoleum. He said the election of an independent candidate as the upper […]

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Pak SC orders all political advertisements, banners to be removed by April 4

Islamabad, Mar 17: Pakistan Supreme Court on Saturday ordered for all advertisements, signboards and panaflex with pictures of politicians to be removed. During the hearing of hanging of political banners and advertisements, the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar said that information of all the signboards which feature pictures of politicians be presented in […]

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TDP quits NDA; moves no-confidence motion against Modi govt

TDP quits NDA; moves no-confidence motion against Modi govt

  Amaravati/New Delhi, Mar 16 :The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) today ended its four-year-old alliance with the BJP and walked out of the NDA, eight days after two of its union ministers resigned over the Centre’s refusal to grant Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh. Upping the ante within hours after party president and chief […]

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Pak court orders suspension of passport of ‘absconder’ Musharraf

  Islamabad, Mar 16 :In a blow to Pakistan’s former dictator General (retd) Pervez Musharraf, the special court hearing the high treason case against him has also authorised the government to suspend his passport as well as his national identity card, according to a media report today. Last week, the special court had ordered the […]