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  India   Politics  22 Jul 2017

India, Politics, 22 Jul 2017

Demonetisation has broken backbone of Naxal activity: Chhattisgarh CM

Chhattisgarh has been in the grip of the Naxal menace for quite a long time, disrupting normal life and causing damage to life and property.

22 Jul 2017 3:01 PM

Thanks for all that you do: Smriti slams Rahul for stance on Centre

On Friday, Rahul raised the Rohith Vemula case, saying that he didn't commit suicide and was murdered for being a Dalit.

22 Jul 2017 12:54 PM

Continue daydreaming to oust us from WB: BJP to Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee on Friday fired a new salvo at the BJP and said that the TMC would launch the 'BJP Bharat Chhodo' movement on August 9.

22 Jul 2017 9:07 AM

Penalty case: Supreme Court setback to TT Dhinakaran

A bench of Justices A.K. Goel and Uday Lalit dismissed Dinkaran’s appeal against the high court and seeking stay of payment of the penalty.

22 Jul 2017 7:08 AM

Punjab CM tells Canada MP to rein in radicals

The CM raised the issue with Jalandhar-born Canadian MP Rameshwar Singh Sangha, who called on him on Friday.

22 Jul 2017 6:12 AM


Protests push BJP govt in Rajasthan into chaos

The BJP govt’s failure to follow its counterparts in other states has given the Congress opportunity to step up pressure on loan waiver.

22 Jul 2017 5:48 AM

Deposed Nagaland CM calls dismissal ‘illegal’

Former chief minister Liezietsu bagged 11 votes, 10 from the NPF and one Independent, the Speaker said.

22 Jul 2017 5:44 AM

BJP is a party of principles, democracy, says Amit Shah

BJP governments do not take decision that people like, but they take decisions that are good for the people, says Shah.

22 Jul 2017 5:31 AM

Another blow for Congress as Gujarat leader Shankarsinh Vaghela quits

Waghela alleged that there was a “conspiracy” to remove him from the Congress.

22 Jul 2017 5:13 AM

Congress MPs say govt has done nothing for farmers, walk out

On Wednesday, the discussion on the farmers’ plight had continued till 10.30 pm into the night.

22 Jul 2017 2:53 AM


Uproar in Rajya Sabha over media coverage

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the government was against any kind of violence and the House can take action as per the rules.

22 Jul 2017 2:53 AM

Standoff in UP House likely to cut short Budget Session

Opposition leaders wore black bands and masks to mark their protest against “being gagged.”

22 Jul 2017 2:52 AM