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Mayawati rains on Yogi's '100 days in UP Govt.' parade

Mayawati rains on Yogi's '100 days in UP Govt.' parade

Updated: Jun 27, 2017 17:27 IST     

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], June 27 (ANI): Downplaying the celebrations by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on completing 100 days of state government, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Tuesday asserted that the former hasn't been able to achieve much in 100 days especially in areas concerning crime.
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New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): In a shocking incident, an elderly woman from Meghalaya, Tailin Lyngdoh, was allegedly asked to leave the Delhi Golf Club on Sunday, as she was wearing a traditional Khasi dress and resembled a maid.

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New Delhi [India], June 26 (ANI): With the Army considering the option of recruiting civilian staff in peace stations as part of its plans to end Sakayak system, a defence expert on Tuesday asserted that it will help the army in terms of economising on manpower.

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New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for successfully launching Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C38) for earth observation from Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota earlier in the day.

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New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said the Opposition has disappointed the nation by announcing former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar as its Presidential nominee.

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NDA has 'the numbers': BJP on Meira Kumar

Updated: Jun 22, 2017 20:56 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): After former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar was announced as the Opposition' Presidential nominee, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday asserted that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has "the numbers" when it comes to the Presidential polls.

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New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): Former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar on Thursday expressed gratitude to the united Opposition after her name was announced as the Opposition's Presidential candidate, adding that she is grateful to the 17 parties, which chose her.

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New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj (EAM) on Thursday said that India diaspora living in ASEAN countries recognises the salience of fostering ties between New Delhi and the nations of the association.

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This Cabinet Minister's Lutyens bungalow keeps changing hands

Updated: Jun 22, 2017 12:04 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): Cabinet Minster Mahesh Sharma's luck with Government housing has not been going his way since his first allotment after winning his first election from UP's Gautam Budh Nagar in 2014.

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BJP to file Kovind's nomination on June 23

Updated: Jun 22, 2017 12:04 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be filing the papers of nominee Ramnath Kovind for upcoming Presidential election on June 23.

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New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday backed National Commission for Minorities (NCM) chairman Syed Ghayorul Hasan Rizvi and said those who have to cheer for Pakistan are free to leave India.

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Darjeeling (West Bengal) [India], June 21 (ANI): Amidst a burgeoning political crisis in Darjeeling, Assistant General Secretary of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) Binay Tamang on Wednesday said all schools in Darjeeling will be given a relaxation for 12 hours on June 23 to evacuate students from the city.

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JD (U) to discuss support for Kovind

Updated: Jun 21, 2017 02:00 IST      

Patna (Bihar) [India] June 21 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has called a meeting of senior Janata Dal (United) leaders on Wednesday to discuss extension of support to the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Ram Nath Kovind for the post of president.

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'Unbiased' Centre has proof against Lalu: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 21:30 IST      

Patna (Bihar) [India] June 20 (ANI): After the Income Tax department released a list of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's relatives' seized Benami properties, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday asserted tha the Centre was not being biased as it has proof.

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Cattle ban: Will take a call once verdict arrives, says TN CM

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 18:01 IST      

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] June 20 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Tuesday said he would announce his stance on the Centre's ban on cattle sale for slaughter at animal markets, once a verdict is decided by the apex court.

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Rabri Devi owns over 18 flats, 18 parking spaces: Sushil Modi

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 17:33 IST      

Patna (Bihar) [India] June 20 (ANI): With the Income Tax Department attaching the benami properties of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's relatives, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday alleged that former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi owns more than 18 flats and 18 parking spaces in Patna.

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New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday averred that there is no better candidate than Ram Nath Kovind for the post of President.

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New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): Supporting the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) decision of naming Bihar Governor Ramnath Kovind for the post of the President, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said the latter is an "epitome of decency and dignity" and deserves to hold the highest position of the country.

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JD (U) to discuss support for Kovind tomorrow

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 13:34 IST      

Patna (Bihar) [India] June 20 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has called a meeting of senior Janata Dal (United) leaders on Wednesday to discuss extension of support to the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Ram Nath Kovind for the post of president.

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GST to be rolled at midnight June 30: Jaitley

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 13:25 IST      

New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be rolled out from midnight of June 30 in the presence of several dignitaries including President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President M.Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, besides other luminaries.

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