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PM Narendra Modi

A third of PM’s new Cabinet may be new faces

More regional representation will reflect the pan-India image of the government.   New Delhi: As Narendra Modi embarks upon his...

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India maintains second spot in steel production

The country’s total production stood at 27.3 MT, compared to 24.9 MT of Japan.   India has maintained its lead...

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Mahindra Partners will invest in Centre for Sight

Mahindra Partners will invest over Rs 206 crore in Delhi-based Centre for Sight (CFS). The investment is expected to help...

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Opposition bid to create 1977-like situation fails

New Delhi: As voting for the 17th Lok Sabha comes to an end on Sunday, Opposition parties’ attempt to create...

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Top musicians, dancers to perform at JNU’s cultural event

Come next month and the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus will be witness to the rich and diverse cultural heritage...

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Election time: Tamil Nadu tops in seizure of cash, liquor, narcotics

New Delhi: Tamil Nadu has topped the list of states from where the maximum amount of cash, liquor and narcotics...

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Toluene-based printing inks to be banned soon

New Delhi: The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has decided to ban toluene, a highly hazardous chemical used extensively in...

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Opposition eyes non-BJP alliance

‘There is a feeling among the Opposition parties that there cannot be a viable alternative at the Centre, sans Congress.’...

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A bold work of fiction about the current situation in West Bengal

12 January 2013. Sachin Lohia, a billionaire businessman, has just woken up from a nightmare, which is about a devastating...

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Pragya faces a bumpy ride in Bhopal

Bhopal: The Bharatiya Janata Party candidate from Bhopal, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur is unlikely to have a smooth ride to...

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Poll Nuggets

Being known as the stronghold of the Scindia family so far, Gwalior is now trying to get a different identity....

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Congress tries to consolidate Assembly poll gains in Gwalior

‘Though people are talking about Congress, the RaGa factor is entirely missing’.   Gwalior: The Congress is struggling hard to...

BJP

BJP hopes to retain ‘stronghold’ Vidisha

Vidisha: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is hoping to retain the Vidisha seat, which has sent many party stalwarts like...

Elections

Elections are for shaping a new India: Chouhan

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers in Sagar are upbeat as many star campaigners have already visited the constituency, including Rajnath...

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Sagar in mood to vote for BJP

Sagar: Sagar, a major centre of the Bundelkhand region, has been supporting the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) since 1996. The...

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BJP pips Congress on Facebook ad spend

Around Rs 1.3 crore was spent, as per the Ad Library Report, released by Facebook.   New Delhi: The Bharatiya...

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In 200 days of launch, 21 lakh treated under Ayushman Bharat

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious Ayushman Bharat scheme has started showing impact, with over 21 lakh patients being...

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Tej Pratap’s open defiance riles RJD cadre

His rebellion is sending a wrong message to the party’s cadre as he is supporting parallel candidates in many constituencies....

TINA

BJP hopes TINA factor will help NDA to win poll battle

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) strategists are hopeful that the TINA (There Is No Alternative) factor will help the...

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Next five poll phases will be key to BJP’s prospects

While the BJP seeks to add seats to its kitty, Opposition eyes better performance.   New Delhi: The next five...

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BJP may contest highest number of LS seats

The party has announced 408 candidates, which is 20 fewer than its tally of 428 in 2014. The Congress, on...

farmers

Farmers will get PM-Kisan instalment money this month

Those who could not get the first instalment, will get two instalments together.   New Delhi: More than 4.74 crore...

traders

Traders want their own for Chandni Chowk seat

The traders’ community seeks nomination of Praveen Khandelwal, secretary general of Confederation of All India Traders, as BJP candidate.  ...

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Battleground Delhi: An oral history of a political city

A new book on Delhi’s post-Independence history looks at the warp and weft of the city’s political fabric and celebrates...