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Chandigarh [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): In the wake of the Jat community set to launch an agitation tomorrow across Delhi-NCR demanding reservation in government jobs, schools and colleges,

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TN: CPI, VCK not to contest R.K. Nagar by-polls

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 16:15 IST     

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) and Tamil Nadu's Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) on Sunday decided to not contest or support any party's candidate for R.K. Nagar by-polls.

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New Delhi [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) on Sunday issued a notice stating the appointment of firebrand leader Yogi Adityanath as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh was a shocking decision by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

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Mumbai [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): Expelled Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh on Sunday said a 'rogi' (ill) Uttar Pradesh is blessed to have a chief minister like Yogi Adityanath and expressed confidence that corruption and nepotism would ward off from the state.

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New Delhi [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): Hoping to build a consensus between the Jat community and the government, the All-India Jat Arakshan Sangharsh Samiti (AIJASS) leader Yashpal Malik on Sunday said they had seven issues which could only be resolved through a dialogue.

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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): In the wake of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) firebrand leader Yogi Adityanath's ascension to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, senior party leader Murli Manohar Joshi on Sunday asserted there was no danger for any minority community under the former's rule.

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Yogi Adityanath swears-in as new Uttar Pradesh CM

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 14:22 IST     

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) firebrand leader Yogi Adityanath on Sunday was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh.

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Happy that Yogi Adityanath has been chosen as UP CM: Naidu

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 14:13 IST     

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar.19 (ANI): Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday expressed happiness over Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) firebrand leader Yogi Adityanath being elected as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister.

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Yogi Adityanath's family elated over son's ascension as UP CM

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 13:36 IST     

Panchur (Uttarakhand) [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): The family of Yogi Adityanath, who is all set to take oath as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister today at 2.15 p.m., is elated over his ascension to the throne of the state.

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No issues with Yogi Adityanath being UP's CM, insists Maurya

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 12:16 IST     

New Delhi [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): Denying speculations that he was unhappy after being sidelined to the post of Uttar Pradesh's Deputy Chief Minister, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state president Keshav Prasad Maurya on Sunday clarified that he had no issues with the newly elected Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and added that his aim is to establish law and order in the state.

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Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Uma Bharti expresses delight

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 11:55 IST     

New Delhi [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): Expressing delight over Yogi Adityanath, who is all set to take oath as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister today at 2:15 p.m., Union Minister Uma Bharti addressed Yogi as her younger brother and said the news of him becoming the Chief Minister of the state was the best 'of the 21st century'.

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New Delhi [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): In the wake of the uproar created over two Indian Sufi clerics of Delhi's Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah going missing in Pakistan and their subsequent scheduled return to India on March 20, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday stated that she spoke to Syed Nazim Ali Nizami, one of the missing clerics, in Karachi and was assured they were safe and would be back to Delhi on Monday.

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Ammunition recovered from five Naxals killed yesterday

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 11:51 IST     

Burdum (Chhattisgarh) [India], Mar.19 (ANI): Arms and ammunition were recovered from five Naxals, who were killed on Saturday by security forces in Dantewada's Burdum.

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New Delhi [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): The Jat community, who is set to launch an agitation across Delhi-NCR demanding reservation in government jobs, schools and colleges, has confirmed they would meet Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today.

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New Delhi [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): In a bid to pacify the agitating Jat community people, who are set to hold protests across the state demanding reservations in government jobs, colleges and schools, Haryana Chief Minster Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday asked the protestors to meet him and other state ministers at the Haryana Bhawan here.

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Another round of tripartite talks in Manipur

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 09:16 IST     

Imphal (Manipur) [India], Mar.19 (ANI): Another round of tripartite talks involving the State Government, the United Naga Council (UNC) and the Central Government will be held today at Senapati Deputy Commissioner office here.

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Jat quota agitation: Delhi Police issues traffic advisory

Updated: Mar 19, 2017 08:36 IST     

New Delhi [India], Mar.19 (ANI): In another major development after suspension of the Delhi Metro services, the Delhi Police on Sunday issued a traffic advisory in view of the Jat agitation tomorrow.

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New Delhi [India], Mar.19 (ANI): In a major decision, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will suspend its train services to and from all stations outside Delhi from 11.30 p.m. on Sunday.

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Punjab [India], Mar.19 (ANI): Hailing the decision of newly formed Punjab government to completely shun the VIP culture, the Congress has called on the entire nation to support this decision, adding that the grand old party will fulfill its promises made to people of the state, unlike BJP.

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Lucknow [India], Mar. 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yogi Adityanath will be sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh today, as governor Ram Naik will administer the oath of office and secrecy to Adityanath and his Cabinet at a function in Lucknow's Kanshiram memorial ground in the afternoon.

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