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    Mumbai: Shiv Sena supports Modi government over Assam NRC list issue

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Friday came out in support of the Modi government over the draft National Register of Citizens (NRC), but asked whether the Centre also had the courage to ensure the “ghar wapsi” of displaced Kashmiri pandits. The BJP ally said those who posed a threat to the country’s security must be thrown out and the infiltrators in Kashmir must be eliminated. The party said abolition of Article 370

  • Bypolls on local issues, it’ll be Modi again in 2019: BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP dismissed its big loss in the bypolls, tthe results of which came out on Thursday, saying they were no reflection of things to come and when the country will have to choose its Prime Minister, it will be Narendra Modi again. “When elections will happen in 2019, when Prime Minister will have to be chosen, the people of India know what is the meaning of PM. P is

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    BJP too needs to reorient itself

    While the Governor’s final decision to invite Kumaraswamy to form a government could take time, there would be no dearth of attempts to nullify efforts by the Congress and the JD(S) to come to power. The Karnataka assembly results have thrown up a mandate for the BJP with a sound beating for the Congress but with the latter pledging support to Janata Dal(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy to form a government with

  • No place for Dalits, backwards in the ‘heart’ of Cong: Modi

    Bengaluru : There is no place for Dalits and backward classes in the heart of the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday, asserting his government is trying to realise B R Ambedkar’s dream of a powerful and prosperous India.

  • Nepal, India discuss revising transit treaty

    Kathmandu: Nepalese and Indian officials began talks here on Tuesday to revise a Transit Treaty allowing a transit facility to Kathmandu through Indian waterways. A sub-committee level meeting under the Inter-Governmental Committee (IGC) kicked off in Kathmandu, reports Xinhua news agency. The commerce secretary-level talks will start on Thursday.

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    Now, Raj Thackeray’s MNS targets Gujaratis

    Mumbai: A day after Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) President Raj Thackeray’s stringent criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Gujarat-oriented’ policies, MNS activists targeted Gujarati establishments in Mumbai and Palghar on Monday. A group of MNS workers took to the roads and went around attacking restaurants and other business establishments sporting Gujarati signboards in Mumbai and near Vasai on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad Highway. The workers, many carrying MNS flags, raised anti-Gujarati slogans and damaged

  • PM Modi announces Rs 20,000-crore defence industrial corridor in Bundelkhand

    Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced that his government will establish a Rs 20,000-crore defence industrial production corridor in Bundelkhand — a region divided between Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh — that will generate 250,000 jobs and bring development to one of the most impoverished regions of the country.

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    China protests against PM Narendra Modi on visting Arunachal Pradesh

    Beijing: China today voiced its “firm opposition” to the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Arunachal Pradesh which it claims as part of South Tibet and said it would lodge a diplomatic protest with India. “China’s position on the China-India boundary question is consistent and clear-cut,” said Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang in response to reports that Modi visited Arunachal Pradesh today.

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    PM Modi wishes Sushma Swaraj on her birthday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday wished External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on her birthday and called her an outstanding leader. “She has distinguished herself as an outstanding leader. As an EAM, she plays a vital role in shaping India’s foreign policy. Her proactive and compassionate nature has endeared her to Indians globally. I pray for her long life and good health,” the Prime Minister tweeted.

  • I’m anti-Modi & anti-Amit Shah, not anti-Hindu, says Prakash Raj

    Hyderabad : Coming down heavily on the government and BJP leadership, Union minister Anant Kumar Hegde and the groups that “attack free expression”, actor Prakash Raj said on Friday he was “not anti-Hindu”, but “anti- Modi, anti-Amit Shah and anti-Hegde”.

  • PM Modi condoles Rajasthan bus accident victims

    New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday condoled the deaths of 30 people who were killed when a passenger bus fell into a river near Rajasthan’s Sawai Madhopur, saying his “thoughts” were with the victims’ families.

  • Congress wants PM Modi to admit to poll stunt, in order to end Parliament blockade

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Opposition leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday opened a window for Prime Minister Modi, so that the blockade of Parliament could end. “Let him state in Parliament that his insinuation of conspiracy against Manmohan Singh was a stunt to win the Gujarat Assembly elections and the ”gola” (bombshell) hit the target. He can clarify that he can say this since the poll is now over,” Azad told reporters after