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EC’s special police observers for Tripura, Mizoram, Bengal, Jharkhand

The Election Commission has appointed Special Central Police Observers for Tripura, Mizoram, West Bengal and Jharkhand, an official said here on Wednesday. An official of the Tripura Election Department said that former Director General of Manipur Police Mrinal Kanti Das has been appointed by the Election Commission as Special Central Police Observer for Tripura and… Continue reading EC’s special police observers for Tripura, Mizoram, Bengal, Jharkhand

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Narendra Modi says India has shot down a live satellite in space

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said India has shot down a live satellite in space and earned a place in global space power India has become the fourth nation in the world after United States, China and Russia to demonstrate anti-satellite missile capability by shooting down a live satellite. In a special address to… Continue reading Narendra Modi says India has shot down a live satellite in space

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Loksabha election : PM Narendra Modi to address nation with ‘important message’

Political parties are leaving no stone unturned in a bid to woo voters with promises and assurances galore. Leaders of different parties - apart from targeting one another - have started highlighting the achievements of their respective parties and are expected to go the extra distance on the campaign trail. Loksabha election : PM Narendra… Continue reading Loksabha election : PM Narendra Modi to address nation with ‘important message’

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Lok Sabha elections : ‘Masterstroke by master of situation’: Shatrughan Sinha on Rahul Gandhi’s income plan

BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha once again took potshots at his party while praising Congress president Rahul Gandhi for the minimum income guarantee scheme that promises India’s 20 per cent poorest families will get at least Rs 12,000 a month. The two-time MP, who was recently denied his traditional Patna Sahib seat by the BJP, said:… Continue reading Lok Sabha elections : ‘Masterstroke by master of situation’: Shatrughan Sinha on Rahul Gandhi’s income plan

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CPI(M) comes up with “Iss Bar Modi Berojgar” poll mantra

With a view to freeing the central government from the policies of the NDA, the CPI(M) has come up with the poll mantra “Iss Bar Modi Berojgar” (this time Modi will be unemployed) ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. The decision was taken during last week’s marathon meeting, under the leadership of party secretary general… Continue reading CPI(M) comes up with “Iss Bar Modi Berojgar” poll mantra

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Lok Sabha Election : Actor Urmila Matondkar to join Congress today

With less than 15 days for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Priyanka Gandhi will hit the campaign trail in Congress president’s bastion in Amethi to counter Smriti Irani. Priyanka Gandhi will also visit Raebareli and Ayodhya on her three-day visit to Uttar Pradesh. The BJP leaders, meanwhile, will hold interaction with youngsters to mobilise the… Continue reading Lok Sabha Election : Actor Urmila Matondkar to join Congress today

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IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman returns to his men and machines in Srinagar

Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthaman, who was captured by Pakistan last month and returned to India two days later, has gone back to his squadron in Srinagar though he is on a four-week sick leave, official sources said on Tuesday. Varthaman preferred to stay with his squadron in Srinagar than going to his family… Continue reading IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman returns to his men and machines in Srinagar