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Patna (Bihar) [India], Aug. 19 (ANI): Rebel Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav on Saturday launched a veiled attack at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for forging an alliance with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and said the promise of grand alliance was for five years.

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Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah, on Saturday said that in the three years that the party has governed at the Centre, no one from the opposition has dared to make allegations of corruption against the government.

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Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 19 (ANI):People in the valley will not be content with talks and negotiations any more, said senior BJP leader and former union finance minister Yashwant Sinha, on Saturday.

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New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): The Janata Dal (United) on Saturday snubbed reports of a rift in the party saying that all the leaders of the party are strongly in support of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

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Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 19 (ANI): A rescue operation into saving a bull trapped in a 10-feet deep dig is underway in Kanpur.

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Ludhiana (Punjab), Aug. 19 (ANI); Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and all other 30 accused have been given a clean chit by the Punjab Vigilance Bureau on Saturday, in the multi-crore Ludhiana City Centre scandal.

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New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Delhi's Patiala House Court on Saturday pulled up the Delhi police for delaying the de-sealing of the hotel suite in which Sunanda Pushkar was found dead.

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New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Calling the resolution passed by the Janata Dal (United) (JD (U)) to join the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) as "meaningless", Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Saturday said it is simply a "cover" for the real revolution.

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 19 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday visited the Apiary in the President's Estate today on the occasion of World Honey Bee Day.

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Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 19 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday took a dig at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath over the Gorakhpur hospital tragedy, saying that despite being five-time MP from Gorakhpur he did nothing for the hospital.

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BJP should change its name to BJP-United: Congress

Updated: Aug 19, 2017 15:39 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): After the Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) passed a resolution to join the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on Saturday, the Congress said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should change its name to the BJP-United.

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Congress hits back at Adityanath's 'picnic spot' remark

Updated: Aug 19, 2017 15:26 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): The Congress on Saturday lashed out at Yogi Adityanath over his statement that Gorakhpur should not be allowed to be made a 'picnic spot', citing that the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister should be careful with his words.

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Nandyal (Andhra Pradesh) [India], August 19 (ANI): As the political gauge is shooting up with each passing day for the upcoming by-elections in Andhra Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday lashed out at the YSR Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy over his statement that "it won't be wrong if he is gunned down on the streets."

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 19 (ANI): K.P. Munnuswamy of the OPS faction of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIAMDK) on Saturday said that all demands must be fulfilled before any talks of a merger with the OPS faction of the party take place.

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Palghar (Maharashtra) [India] August 19 (ANI): At least three people were killed on Saturday after a container hit a car on Mumbai-Ahmedabad highway near Maharashtra's Palghar.

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No differences within faction, clarifies Panneerselvam

Updated: Aug 19, 2017 15:03 IST     

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 19 (ANI): Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam on Saturday announced that there are no differences within the faction and the party will carry forward on the path of MGR and 'Amma'.

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Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], August 19 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh on Saturday said that the National Conference (NC) has no issues with the settlement of foreigners, but raises hue and cry over the settlement of Indian nationals every time.

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Sharad Yadav is synonymous with JD(U): Lalu Yadav

Updated: Aug 19, 2017 14:02 IST     

Patna (Bihar) [India], August 19 (ANI): Rashatriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav on Saturday said that the real Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) with Sharad Yadav as the head will prevail over the one with Nitish Kumar.

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New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): The Congress on Saturday made a pointed attack at Home Minister Rajnath Singh over his statement that the answer to Kashmir and terrorism will be found by 2022, citing that the asserion will come true, but under a different government.

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New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): Amid the Doklam standoff and the recent Pangong skirmish, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat will pay a three-day visit to Ladakh, beginning on Sunday, to review the security scenario in eastern Ladakh.

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