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India, Politics, 18 Jun 2019

TMC MLA, 12 TMC councillors, Congress spokesperson join BJP

Along with MLA Sunil Singh from Nowpara, 12 TMC Councilors, four stage artists and as many doctors also joined the BJP.

18 Jun 2019 8:03 PM

Subramanian Swamy meets Uddhav Thackeray; likely to discuss Ram Mandir issue

The two leaders are likely to discuss the Ram Temple issue as the meeting comes just after the Shiv Sena Chief's visit to Ayodhya.

18 Jun 2019 7:04 PM

Misleading data' on farmer's crisis, economic survey: Former CM on Maharashtra Budget

NCP leader and former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar said the government 'juggled' with Maharashtra's Economic Survey data.

18 Jun 2019 5:50 PM

Hema Malini takes oath as MP, ends it with 'Radhe-Radhe'

Dressed in a peach saree with golden borders, she read the oath in Hindi.

18 Jun 2019 5:29 PM

Watch: Owaisi welcomed by 'Bharat mata ki jai' chants at oath, ends with 'Allahu Akbar'

The minister then promptly left and even forgot to sign the register.

18 Jun 2019 5:29 PM


BJD to support NDA nominee Om Birla for Lok Sabha Speaker's post

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday invited heads of all parties for the meeting to discuss the idea.

18 Jun 2019 4:49 PM

Maharashtra flagship scheme for MSMEs to generate 10 lakh jobs

The flagship programme of the Industries Department will have 30 pc reservation for women entrepreneurs, state Development Commissioner.

18 Jun 2019 4:35 PM

No work, all talk: Congress slams Harsh Vardhan over death of children in Bihar

The death toll due to the outbreak has climbed to 105 in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district.

18 Jun 2019 3:55 PM

Sonia Gandhi takes oath as LS member

Her son and Congress President Rahul Gandhi appeared to be capturing the moment on his mobile phone from the opposition benches.

18 Jun 2019 3:47 PM

Rahul Gandhi to visit Amethi later in June

Earlier a team of KL Sharma and Zubair Khan was sent to Amethi to find out the reason behind Rahul's defeat.

18 Jun 2019 3:25 PM


One nation, one election not possible sans constitutional amendment: Former CEC

Krishnamurthy said it has several advantages, but the biggest problem in its implementation is constitutional provisions.

18 Jun 2019 3:16 PM

Panneerselvam greets Nadda on becoming BJP's working president

Jagat Prakash Nadda was appointed as BJP's working president during the party's parliamentary board meeting on Monday.

18 Jun 2019 1:21 PM

Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey skips Yoga Day campaign

State Sports Minister Pramod Kumar said that Pandey was unable to take part on Monday as he was busy with other engagements.

18 Jun 2019 12:55 PM

2 Cong leaders arrested for trying to set up Ambedkar's statue in Hyderabad

The duo was arrested in the early morning hours of Tuesday and taken into custody by the Panjagutta Police.

18 Jun 2019 12:43 PM

Police saves 581 children in Telangana under Operation Smile

The aim of Operation Smile is to prevent child trafficking and rescue children from persons who engage them in anti-social activities.

18 Jun 2019 9:12 AM


KCR invites Jagan Reddy for inauguration of Kaleshwaram project

The leaders discussed the issues in connection with the Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2014.

18 Jun 2019 9:00 AM

Referendum must on EVM: Veerappa Moily

Moily alleged that the EC’s behaviour itself has become suspicious as it “did not do anything” to clear the doubts raised over the electoral process.

18 Jun 2019 6:54 AM

Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur modifies oath, triggers Opposition uproar

The pro tem Speaker Virendra Kumar sought to know from the Lok Sabha Secretary General, the full name.

18 Jun 2019 3:44 AM

17th Lok Sabha session begins

BJP members chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’ slogan.

18 Jun 2019 3:42 AM

Congress seeks concurrent elections to 2 Rajya Sabha seats

The EC had cited two Delhi high court judgments in support of its decision to hold election to two seats separately.

18 Jun 2019 3:24 AM