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Politics

Shankarsinh Vaghela

‘Vaghela factor’ set to help BJP

Former chief minister’s decision to quit the Cong will work in its favour.

Amit Shah said, 'Entire nation knows the allegations levelled on the Prime Minster by the Congress backed NGO were all false. Yet for vote bank consolidation, 2002 is being raised in 2017.' (Photo: File|PTI)

BJP attacks Congress for asking Modi to apologise for 2002 riots

S. Prakash says instead of focusing their attention on development, Congress is trying to evoke Gujarat riots to win over the Muslim votes.

Shankarsinh Vaghela

Shankarsinh Vaghela: Congress taken ‘supari’ to lose election

But a few leaders in the party’s high command did not want the party to win the elections, he claimed.

'They are shouting Bluetooth, Bluetooth, but actually they are entrapped in Blue Whale game and the final episode of the game will be played on December 18,' PM Modi said. (Photo: ANI)

Cong trapped in Blue Whale challenge, final episode on Dec 18: Modi

PM Modi targeted Congress's president Rahul Gandhi, saying he was born with a 'golden spoon' and has not seen poverty.

Sharad Yadav (Photo: PTI/File)

Sharad Yadav to move Election Commission over new party name

Among the names the new party will seek for itself in its application to the EC are Samajwadi Janata Dal and Loktantrik Janata Dal.

Crime

The incident took place when a squad of C-60 commandos was out on anti-Naxal operation. (Photo: File/ Representational)

Maharashtra: 7 Maoists including 5 women killed in encounter in Gadchiroli

The patrolling team was cordoning-off the forest patch near Kalled, which borders neighbouring C'garh, when the encounter took place.

The ASP was arrested from his residence today morning following a complaint filed by the woman police personnel.(Photo: Representational)

MP: Senior cop arrested for molesting woman colleague

The accused ASP is booked under section 354 (Assault or use of criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty) of the IPC.

“He did not show any remorse. During questioning, he told us that he had watched a movie after which he decided to hatch a plan to make easy money.” (Representational image)

Chandigarh: Inspired by film, teen kidnaps 5-yr-old, demands Rs 20 lakh ransom

The 16-year-old had hid the body in a water cooler after drowning her in the water tub, police say.

The boy attacked his mother and sister with a bat and then used a pair of scissors and a pizza cutter to kill them. (Photo: Representational/File)

Noida boy hit mother, sister with bat, used scissors, pizza cutter to kill them

Anjali Agarwal (42) and her daughter Kanika (12) were beaten and stabbed to death at their apartment in Greater Noida on Monday night.

All India

'Modi has levelled a serious charge that Pakistan is interfering in Gujarat polls. We can understand the worries of Modi but a PM is supposed to take action and not level allegations,' the Sena said in its editorial mouthpiece 'Saamana'. (Photo: PTI)

'Impious' bid to win Gujarat polls: Sena slams Modi over Pak interference jibe

Why are charges levelled only in rallies? If Pak is interfering, let the Army enter that country and take action, the Sena suggested.

The Government provides free condoms under its community-based AIDS prevention program. (Photo: Pixabay | File)

Inappropriate for children: Govt imposes restrictions on condom ads on TV

I&B said condom advertisements will now be allowed only between 10 pm and 6 am to avoid exposing children to such material.

Union Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov  in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Russia, India, China meet, condemn global terror

Sushma Swaraj also held a separate bilateral talk with Chinese minister.

The Niti Aayog now plans to engage with the concerned stakeholders of these 90-odd projects and find out their actual status.

Govt identifies 90 big-ticket lagging projects

Some of the main reasons range from lack of funds, environmental clearances, non-availability of raw material as well as land acquisition.

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi offers prayers at Shamlaji Temple in Aravali district of Gujarat. (Photo: PTI)

New Congress era begins as Rahul Gandhi crowned president

The announcement of Gandhi’s election to the post was made by the Congress’ central election authority chairman Mullapally Ramachandran.