Arvind Kejriwal will go to Sonipat to give ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore to kin of slain BSF jawan

Arvind Kejriwal will go to Sonipat to give ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore to kin of slain BSF jawan

“The chief minister will go to Sonipat on November 21 to give ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore to the kin of slain BSF jawan Narender Singh.” Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will go to Sonipat on Wednesday to give ex-gratia of Rs 1 crore to the family of BSF jawan Narender Singh, who was brutally […]

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Sabarimala protests, Sabarimala, Sabarimala live, Sabarimala temple, Sabarimala shrine, Sabarimala details

Sabarimala protests Live Updates: BJP Yuvamorcha calls for state-wide protest after police detain devotees

Sabarimala: Devotees enter the Sabarimala temple as it opens amid tight security in Sabarimala on November 16, 2018. (PTI) The protests over Sabarimala continue to keep Kerala on edge. On Sunday, a large number of the BJP and RSS workers staged a protest outside the official residence of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan against the detention […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi stacks Indian central bank board with allies to turn heat up on governor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi stacks Indian central bank board with allies to turn heat up on governor

Spearheading that push is new board member S. Gurumurthy, a confidante of Modi’s. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government turns up the heat on the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor to do its bidding ahead of next year’s general election it is getting the central bank’s board to take on a much more powerful […]

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Fresh protest in Sabarimala – The Financial Express

Due to early incidents of violence at the hill-top shrine, police have had imposed strict restrictions on devotees at Sannidhanam Fresh protest broke out at Sabarimala temple on the second day of the two month-long pilgrimage season as hundreds of devotees gathered at Nadapanthal area and agitated against the restrictions imposed by police. Due to […]

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Delhi’s air quality worsens again, no imminent improvement seen

The Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi on Sunday was 311, considered ‘very poor’, while on Saturday it was 267 or ‘poor’, on a scale of 0 to 500. Air quality in Delhi and the adjoining areas worsened to the ‘very poor’ category on Sunday, after a 3-day respite, and pollution is expected to increase […]

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Akhilesh Yadav slams Congress, hints at no alliance for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Akhilesh Yadav slams Congress, hints at no alliance for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Yadav said Congress is more concerned about stopping ‘cycle’ in the poll-bound states and if it continues to do that, SP will remove its hand and control will be given to someone else. (File photo: Twitter) In a blow to Congress and its plans of grand alliance for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Akhilesh Yadav […]

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Sabarimala row

Sabarimala row: BJP general secretary, right-wing leader taken into custody amid massive protests in Kerala

Sabarimala row: BJP general secretary, right-wing leader taken into custody amid massive protests in Kerala Massive protests have been going on in Kerala that is in the grip of tension over the entry of women devotees inside the Sabarimala temple. On Sunday, the Kerala unit of BJP observed a protest by blocking highways across the […]

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Madhya Pradesh elections: Shivraj Singh Chouhan aims to oust the ghosts of Mandsaur with 'flat bhavantar' drive

Madhya Pradesh elections: Shivraj Singh Chouhan aims to oust the ghosts of Mandsaur with ‘flat bhavantar’ drive

The bonus – flat bhavantar, as it is called – is applicable on the crop produce sold in mandis in the period between October 20 and January 19. (File Image/IE) The Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led Madhya Pradesh government has an ace up its sleeve as the ruling BJP fights anti-incumbency among the rural voters ahead of […]

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Note ban highly ethical, not political, asserts Arun Jaitley

FM Arun Jaitley and MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Bhopal. Union finance minister Arun Jaitley Saturday defended demonetisation, saying it was a “highly ethical” move and not a political one. His statement comes a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi engaged in a war of words during their respective election rallies […]

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