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Gonda (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): In Uttar Pradesh, where minority vote plays a key role in deciding its political fate, Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) Supremo Mayawati, while addressing a rally in Gonda, on Tuesday said that if a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government is formed in the state it will remove the provision of reservation for dalits.

BMC polls: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat casts vote
Updated: Feb 21, 2017 08:37 IST

Nagpur (Maharashtra) [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): With polling commencing for the 227 municipal wards in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday cast his vote at a local school in Nagpur.

London [UK], Feb. 19 (ANI): Over the years, Academy Awards have been a part of many controversies like #OscarsSoWhite.

Mumbai [India], Feb 18 (ANI): Ahead of the civic polls in the state, the Shiv Sena, in its mouthpiece 'Saamna', fired a fresh salvo at its former ally in the BMC polls the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and said Maharashtra would have been way different, had the 'reality' of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis been disclosed earlier.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 16 (ANI): Hitting back at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of indulging in the politics of hatred, the saffron party on Thursday said that it was under the 60-year regime of the UPA Government that hatred reared its ugly head.

New Delhi [India] Feb. 16 (ANI): Castigating Rahul Gandhi for accusing the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of spreading hatred in the nation, the ruling dispensation on Thursday asserted that the Congress has always tried to polarize votes to suit their requirement.

Barabanki (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb. 15 (ANI): Launching a scathing attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said work is not the former's cup of tea.

New Delhi [India], Feb 14 (ANI-NewsVoir): Maintaining that education and knowledge are no longer the prerogatives of the western world, the President of Nanyang Technologic al University, Dr. Bertil Andersson stressed that research is the frontline of knowledge and that leading universities and institutions get to the top by having right leadership and vision. SRM University conferred the Doctorate of Science (Honoris Causa) on Dr. Andersson at a Special Convocation at the Kattankulathur Campus.

New Delhi [India], Feb 14 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday slammed the Congress party for instigating an unwarranted controversy around Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju'S remark on Hindu population, and said that it is a well thought of plan by the grand old party to unite Muslim votes.

New Delhi [India], Feb 14 (ANI): The Congress on Tuesday urged the Election Commission to take note of Minister of State Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju's tweet about depleting Hindu population in Arunachal Pradesh, and initiate action against the minister for violating the moral code of conduct.

New Delhi [India], Feb 14 (ANI): The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Tuesday lauded Minister of State Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju's remarks in regard with depleting Hindu population in Arunachal Pradesh, and hailed him for attracting the attention of the nation towards the demographic imbalance which is taking place in the nation.

Mumbai [India], Feb 14 (ANI): Downplaying the controversy doing rounds post Minister of State Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju's tweet about depleting Hindu population in Arunachal Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday branded the issue as a historical and sociological debate.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 6 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party MP Vinay Sahasrabuddhe will on Monday raise the issue of violence against Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and saffron party workers in Kerala during Zero Hour of the Rajya Sabha.

Kannur (Kerala) [India], Jan. 30 (ANI): In yet another incident of political violence in Kerala, Rashtriya Swayamseva Sangh (RSS) workers on Monday were allegedly attacked by a group of Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI(M)) activists in Payyannur, Kannur district.

Bhiwandi (Maharashtra) [India], Jan. 30 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who ahead of the 2014 General Elections accused the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of being responsible for Mahatma Gandhi's assassination, on Monday appeared before a court in Maharashtra's Bhiwandi amidst campaigns for the upcoming assembly polls in five states.

Bhiwandi (Maharashtra) [India], Jan. 30 (ANI): A Maharashtra court on Monday adjourned the defamation case filed by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) against Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's remark regarding Mahatma Gandhi's assassination till March 3.

Phagwara (Punjab) [India], Jan. 30 (ANI): Raking up the much-talked about issue of reservation in the run up to the assembly elections, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Monday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of conspiring to end reservation in the country.

Bhiwandi (Maharashtra) [India], Jan. 30 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday appeared before Maharashtra's Bhiwandi court for hearing in the defamation case filed by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) over his remark regarding Mahatma Gandhi's assassination.

New Delhi [India], Jan.30 (ANI): The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) and the Left Front government in Kerala have been strongly criticized by the Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangh (RSS) and some legal luminaries for allegedly scuttling freedom of individual expression and eliminating political rivals in a violent manner in the southern state.

BJP-RSS keen on ending reservation: Azam Khan
Updated: Jan 30, 2017 09:01 IST

Rampur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 30 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Monday said that his party's electoral alliance with the Congress in Uttar Pradesh aims at bringing an end to the fascist mindset and alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) are making desperate efforts to end reservation in the country.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 30 (ANI): The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Monday slammed Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's call for crushing Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) divisive politics and accused the Gandhi family for creating disharmony and disintegrity in the country.

Bhiwandi (Maharashtra) [India], Jan. 30 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is set to appear at Bhiwandi court today in connection with criminal defamation case filed by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) over his remark regarding Mahatma Gandhi's assassination.

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Jan. 29 (ANI): Deriding the Central Government and its decision of demonetising the high-end currency notes in November, former finance minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Sunday said the government might have consulted some 'RSS prachaarak' instead of taking suggestion from a finance expert.

PM Modi to address public meeting in Goa
Updated: Jan 28, 2017 06:34 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public meeting in Goa on Saturday ahead of the state assembly polls scheduled on February 4.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 27 (ANI): With crude bombs being hurled at Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) offices today in Kerala, the party has lashed out at Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI(M)), warning that if they continue with such attacks there will be dire consequences.

Kannur (Kerala) [India], Jan. 27 (ANI): A Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker has been taken into custody in connection with a bomb attack near a CPI (M) function at Thalassery in Kerala's Kannur district.

New Delhi, [India], Jan. 27 (ANI): With crude bombs being hurled at two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) offices today morning in Kerala, the party has come heavily down on the state government over the repeated attacks, questioning the kind of environment being created in the state.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 26 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday hit back at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for his veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused the Nehru-Gandhi family of running the country like dictators.

Washington D.C. (USA) Jan.25 (ANI): For the past two years, Academy Awards have been poised by #OscarsSoWhite, with the frustration on how all the nominees were white. With people boycotting the Oscars last year, The Academy did seem to learn their lesson.

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 21 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Saturday urged the Muslim voters to cast their votes in favour of her, and not in support of the ruling Samajwadi Party, in order to defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).