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Post by Rohit » Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:38 pm

N Chandrababu Naidu resorting to theatrics: Amit Shah

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BJP president Amit Shah on Monday accused TDP leader and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu of indulging in theatrics due to having lost credibility among the people of the State.

“The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader N. Chandrababu Naidu is back to theatrics and histrionics. His desperation for grabbing headlines is understandable as he is aware that his political fortunes are declining rapidly,” Shah stated in an open letter to the people of Andhra Pradesh.

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Post by Rohit » Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:40 pm

Priyanka’s roadshow was nothing but a “Chor-show”: BJP

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The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday slammed Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi’s Lucknow roadshow as nothing but a “chor show” (thieves’ exhibition).
In a reaction to the roadshow, BJP leader and Uttar Pradesh Minister Sidharth Nath Singh said: “They are calling it a road show. But BJP sees it as “chor machaye shor” (the thief making a noise).

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Post by Rohit » Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:15 pm

CAG report on Rafale tabled in Rajya Sabha

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The Rajya Sabha witnessed tabling of the CAG report into the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets on Wednesday, stating that the Narendra Modi government saved money in the deal.
Compared to the 126 aircraft deal, the report says, India managed to save 17.08% money for the India Specific Enhancements in the Rafale contract, leading news agency reported.

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Post by Rohit » Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:17 pm

When a little girl left Modi smiling after being late to serve food

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Videos of Prime Minister Narendra Modi serving meal to schoolchildren have widely circulated over social media. Among those a video shared by Modi himself on his Instagram handle became quite popular as it features a conversation with a kid, showing the prime minister in lighter vein.

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Post by Rohit » Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:18 pm

Bill to safeguard and empower NRI women in Rajya Sabha

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A path breaking Bill on Registration of Marriage of Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) was introduced by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in the Rajya Sabha.
The Bill seeks to safeguard Indian women who are trapped in fraudulent marriages with NRIs.

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Post by Rohit » Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:44 pm

Kolkata police chief may be shunted out

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After being grilled by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials, Kolkata Police Chief Rajeev Kumar returned to Kolkata on Wednesday night after five days. He is anticipated to get the marching orders soon.
The police chief, according to media reports, was grilled by the central agency for 36 hours. Now a big setback is waiting for him while Rajeev Kumar is likely to be removed before February 20, the day when next hearing of CBI’s contempt of court case is due at the Supreme Court.

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Post by Rohit » Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:47 pm

When Mulayam wished Narendra Modi the Prime Ministership in LS

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In an unusual development Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav surprised the Lok Sabha members by supporting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a second inning in the parliament.
The development was witnessed with a pleasant surprise on Wednesday, the last day before the parliament was to be dismissed sine die. It was the last sitting of 16thLok Sabha.

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Post by Rohit » Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:15 pm

Congress, AAP set to take different routes in Delhi

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Delhi is likely to witness a three-cornered contest in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, indicated Delhi Chief Minister and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday.
The Congress, he said, has almost ruled out an alliance with AAP and thus he anticipated that this move may benefit BJP in Delhi.

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Post by Rohit » Fri Feb 15, 2019 2:41 pm

India withdraws Most Favoured Nation status for Pakistan

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The Government of India on Friday withdrew Most Favored Nation (MFN) status in the wake of terrorist attack on Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday which left 45 CRPF troopers killed.
The MFN is given in terms of trade and business relaxation by a nation.

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Post by Rohit » Fri Feb 15, 2019 2:42 pm

Perpetrators of terror attack to get befitting reply: PM Modi

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the perpetrators of Thursday’s attack on the CRPF personnel’s convoy in Jammu and Kashmir, will be given “a befitting reply”.
A total of 45 CRPF personnel were killed when a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist rammed his explosives-laden vehicle into a bus, which was part of a convoy carrying a large number of troopers in the State’s Pulwama district on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway on Thursday.

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