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By Manisha Sen On Saturday, November 28th, 2020

Jammu and Kashmir people vote in local polls amid cold and security, 52% voter turnout

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people in Jammu and Kashmir voted Saturday amid tight security and freezing cold temperatures in the first phase of local elections, the first since New Delhi revoked More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

BJP’s Vijay Sinha elected Speaker of Bihar assembly

Patna, Nov 25 (PTI): BJP MLA Vijay Kumar Sinha was on Wednesday elected as Speaker of the Bihar assembly by a majority vote. BJP MLA Vijay Kumar Sinha was on Wednesday elected as Speaker of the Bihar assembly by More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, November 16th, 2020

Voices being heard that NDA govt in Bihar will last till West Bengal polls: Chhattisgarh CM

Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], November 16 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Monday said that there are voices being heard in Bihar that the newly-formed NDA government under the leadership of More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020

Modi’s coalition cites virus fight in winning first poll since pandemic started

LUCKNOW, India (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s coalition retained power in Bihar state, results showed on Wednesday, in what was a referendum on Modi’s handling of COVID-19 and which More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, September 27th, 2020

Sexual harassment case: Uttarakhand Police visits Mussoorie hotel where BJP MLA stayed with victim

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], September 27 (ANI): Uttarakhand Police on Saturday visited a hotel in Mussoorie where BJP MLA Mahesh Negi allegedly took the woman, who accused him of sexual harassment for investigation More...

By Manisha Sen On Friday, September 4th, 2020

Shiv Sena defends Maha govt over IPS officers’ transfers, slams BJP

Mumbai, Sep 4 (PTI) The Shiv Sena on Friday defended the recent transfers of IPS officers by the Maharashtra government, saying the decision was taken on “merit” keeping in mind interests of the state. All More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, August 25th, 2020

Former IPS officer joins BJP, says he will work to bring “nationalist spirit” to Tamil Nadu

New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) Former IPS officer Kuppusamy Annamalai joined the BJP on Tuesday, asserting that he will work to bring the “nationalist spirit” to Tamil Nadu. Former IPS officer Annamalai Kuppusamy More...

By Manisha Sen On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

BJP, RSS control Facebook and Whatsapp in India: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi [India], Aug 16 (ANI): Congress MP Rahul Gandhi on Sunday alleged that the BJP and the RSS control Facebook and Whatsapp in the country. Congress MP Rahul Gandhi (File Photo) The Congress MP also alleged More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, July 4th, 2020

Pune Mayor tests coronavirus positive

Pune: Pune Mayor Muralidhar Mohol said on Saturday that he has tested positive for coronavirus. Pune Mayor Murlidhar Mohol He underwent a test after suffering from mild fever and found that he has caught the virus, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, June 19th, 2020

Congress wins two Rajya Sabha seats in Rajasthan, BJP gets two in Madhya Pradesh

New Delhi: The ruling Congress won two Rajya Sabha seats in Rajasthan while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won one seat in the Rajya Sabha elections held on Friday. BJP candidates Jyotiraditya Scindia won Rajya More...