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Mumbai turnout 53%, lowest among metros

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High voter turnout continued to be the high point of this year’s Lok Sabha elections as even the sixth phase of voting on Thursday registered a massive 64 per cent polling.

Modi turns Varanasi into a sea of saffron

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The holy city of Varanasi virtually turned into a sea of saffron as it went on a holiday on Thursday to welcome the man who is most likely to become India’s next Prime Minister — Narendra Modi.

BJP sees gain in 19 east UP seats

It had nothing to do with astrology, just sheer electoral strategy.

Bharti attack: Kejriwal sits in meditation

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday sat in meditation at the Assi Ghat to protest against Wednesday evening’s attack on his colleague, Somnath Bharti.

Fire kills 6 in Delhi, suicide is suspected

Six members of a family, including four children, were charred to death while sleeping in New Delhi’s Zakir Nagar on Wednesday night.

Ex-CAG told by SC to audit wealth of top Kerala temple

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The centuries-old Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Kerala, whose administration has been facing charges of large-scale fiancial bungling after gold, silver and precious stones worth crores of rupees wer

Mulayam’s prestige at stake in this phase in UP

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In the third phase of polls in Uttar Pradesh, it is the Samajwadi Party’s prestige that is at stake in an area that is known as Yadavland.

Varanasi becomes a fortress before Modi nomination

In view of the huge crowds expected in Varanasi for the nomination of BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday, security agencies are making fool-proof arrangements for the event.

Modi slams Priyanka: In 60 yrs, only Gandhis grew strong

A day after Priyanka Gandhi vowed to emerge stronger fighting the continued “political” attacks on her husband Robert Vadra, BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday took a dig at

Politicians forced to turn pro-green

A bizarre race is on among the candidates vying for the tribal-dominated constituency of Sarguja in North Chhattisgarh going to polls on April 24, to prove they are more environment-friendly than thei

Little Laila was taught that God creates everyone and also leads everyone back to Godself after death. So, she prayed: “Dear God, instead of letting people die and having to make new ones, why don’t you just keep the ones you got now?” Laila’s prayer may never be answered; but, Easter does assure us that life, not death, is what we’re created for.

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.