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‘Directionless’ AAP has no a...

‘Directionless’ AAP has no agenda: Manish Tewari

With Arvind Kejriwal questioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi whether he would fulfill his promise to grant full statehood for Delhi, Congress leader Manish Tewari on Friday said one should avoid commenting on the Aam Aadmi Party on a daily basis, as it is a directionless party having no... read more »

Sakshi Maharaj refuses to regret 4 kids ...

Sakshi Maharaj refuses to regret 4 kids remark, says raat gayee, baat gayee

Despite a massive uproar over his statement demanding that every Hindu woman in the country must produce at least four babies to protect their religion, BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj remains defiant. “Raat gayee, baat gayee (The night is over, let the matter end),” he said on... read more »

Planning Commission’s end will spu...

Planning Commission’s end will spur privatization: CPI-M

New Delhi: The government decision to replace the Planning Commission with NITI Aayog is a regressive step that will only push India towards a market-driven economy, the CPI-M said Friday. And allowing the finance ministry to decide allocations to the states amounts to... read more »

Graft probes: After NCP, CM Fadnavis goe...

Graft probes: After NCP, CM Fadnavis goes after Congress leaders

After granting the go-ahead to probe graft charges against senior NCP leaders, the BJP-led government in Maharashtra is now focussing on allegations of graft against Congress leaders. On Tuesday, the home department, headed by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, asked the Anti Corruption Bureau... read more »

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In the last six years, the number of Indian students going to Germany for higher studies has risen by 114 per cent. Germany is one of the top destinations for Indian students, particularly... read more »

Political parties in Kerala gearing up for local elections

While the Congress that heads the ruling United Democratic Front (UDF) will hit the roads from November 4 to energise party workers, the Left parties and the Bharatiya Party (BJP) are... read more »

UP to develop Agra-Lucknow-Varanasi ‘heritage arc’

Lucknow: With an intention to boost tourism in Uttar Pradesh, the state government will develop a “heritage arc” involving Agra, Lucknow and Varanasi on the lines of... read more »

Could have acted against Deshmukh, Shinde in Adarsh scam: Prithviraj Chavan

Mumbai: Just a day before the Maharashtra Assembly elections, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has triggered a controversy. In his interview to a daily, the Congress leader admitted that... read more »

Treatment meted out to diplomat unacceptable: Shashi Tharoor

Congress cracks whip on Shashi Tharoor, removes him as AICC spoke...

Taking a dim view of Shashi Tharoor’s praise of Narendra Modi and his appreciation of the “Swachh Bharat” campaign, the Congress cracked the whip on Tharoor on Monday, removing him... read more »