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Jayalalithaa bail plea to be heard by HC today

The special vacation bench of Justice Rathnakala will on Wednesday hear the bail plea of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J.

PM Modi to hit campaign trail on October 4

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

As the BJP seeks to wrest control of Haryana and Maharashtra from Congress in the October 15 Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead the party’s campaign in the two states from October

Jayalalithaa supporters denied entry in jail

A supporter of AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa cries at a one-day hungerstrike organised by the Tamil film industry in Chennai. PTI

The supporters of jailed former chief minister of Tamil Nadu and AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa and other political leaders continued to visit the Parappana Agrahara central prison hoping to meet her.

Jayalalithaa refuses to meet successor

Former Tamil Nadu CM and AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa on Tuesday reportedly refused to meet her successor and TN CM O.

Congress, NCP trade barbs over split

Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi interact with flood victims in Jammu on Tuesday. 	— PTI

Is the NCP, and not the BJP or the Shiv Sena, now the Congress’ main opponent in the Maharashtra Assembly polls?

Nanavati panel gets extension till October 31

The Gujarat government on Tuesday granted yet another extension of one month till October 31 to the Justice Nanavati Commission, the 24th since it was set up, probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots.

PM Modi: Terrorism in India ‘exported’, not home-grown

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that all terrorism in India is “exported” and is not “home-grown”, asserting it has “no borders”.

RBI keeps policy rates unchanged in review

RBI governor Raghuram Rajan in Mumbai on Tuesday. 	— PTI

RBI governor Raghuram Rajan kept the policy rates unchanged on Tuesday and said the key to the turnaround growth path in the second half of the year is predicated on the revival of investment activity

PM Narendra Modi fasts at White House feast

The Prime Minister signs autographs for children in Washington DC on Tuesday. 	— PTI

It was only warm water for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who turned out to be the most unusual guest in the history of the White House where he was the only one who ate nothing at President Barack Oba

Between 2 pm on October 1 and 10.30 am on October 2, Central government offices in New Delhi remained closed. Why? Because Prime Minister Narendra Modi, concerned about widespread filth in India, is “launching” the nation-wide “Swachchh Bharat” (Clean India) campaign today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re