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Opposition parties to form panel to suggest electoral reforms to EC before Lok Sabha polls: Mamata Banerjee

Opposition parties to form panel to suggest electoral reforms to EC before Lok Sabha polls: Mamata Banerjee

The committee will comprise of four members -- Abhishek Manu Singhvi, Akhilesh Yadav, Satish Mishra and Arvind Kejriwal.

Jan 19, 2019, 19:16 PM IST
BSP-SP alliance a 'mismatch', its leaders unreliable: Shivpal Yadav

BSP-SP alliance a 'mismatch', its leaders unreliable: Shivpal Yadav

PSP chief Shivpal Yadav has accused the leaders of SP-BSP alliance of betraying Mulayam Singh Yadav.

Jan 19, 2019, 19:03 PM IST
21 Bangladesh nationals deported for violation of Passport Act

21 Bangladesh nationals deported for violation of Passport Act

The Bangladeshi citizens had entered Assam from Karimganj district's Sutarkandi area on the international border of India and Bangladesh.

Jan 19, 2019, 18:34 PM IST
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi warns Pakistan, says stop meddling in Kashmir affairs

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi warns Pakistan, says stop meddling in Kashmir affairs

The AIMIM chief said that Kashmir will always remain an integral part of India.

Jan 19, 2019, 18:21 PM IST
Agenda of opposition’s rally is to remove PM Narendra Modi; no plan for development: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Agenda of opposition’s rally is to remove PM Narendra Modi; no plan for development: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Speaking on the comment that the prime minister will be decided later and elected by the people, Prasad quipped that for the people to elect a leader the opposition needs to name a candidate. 

Jan 19, 2019, 17:42 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Museum of Indian Cinema, says films are reflection of society

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Museum of Indian Cinema, says films are reflection of society

The NMIC has been set up at the cost of Rs 140.61 crore in the Films Division campus in Mumbai. 

Jan 19, 2019, 17:39 PM IST
Lalu Prasad Yadav granted bail by Delhi court in IRCTC case filed by CBI

Lalu Prasad Yadav granted bail by Delhi court in IRCTC case filed by CBI

Former union Railway minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was on Saturday granted bail by a Delhi Court in connection with a case related to the IRCTC matter. The bail has been

Jan 19, 2019, 17:01 PM IST
Narendra Modi government past its expiry date, says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee at Kolkata rally

Narendra Modi government past its expiry date, says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee at Kolkata rally

CM Banerjee accused BJP of not following the courtesy in politics and further added that those who are not with the BJP are called thieves. 

Jan 19, 2019, 16:46 PM IST
Geopolitics to artificial intelligence: What PM Modi discussed with four world leaders at Vibrant Gujarat summit

Geopolitics to artificial intelligence: What PM Modi discussed with four world leaders at Vibrant Gujarat summit

The PM met President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Prime Minister of Denmark Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Malta Dr. Joseph Muscat and Prime Minister of Czech Republic Andrej Babis. 

Jan 19, 2019, 16:44 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi attacks Opposition rally in Kolkata, says this 'gathbandhan' is against people of India, not just BJP

PM Narendra Modi attacks Opposition rally in Kolkata, says this 'gathbandhan' is against people of India, not just BJP

PM Modi attacked the mega Opposition rally in Kolkata while addressing a public function at Silvassa.

Jan 19, 2019, 16:35 PM IST
Answerable to people of the country, not BJP: Shatrughan Sinha at mega Opposition rally

Answerable to people of the country, not BJP: Shatrughan Sinha at mega Opposition rally

Speaking at the Opposition's United India Rally, Sinha said he only speaks for the benefit of the country.

Jan 19, 2019, 16:19 PM IST
Anna Hazare to go on hunger strike from January 30 over non-appointment of Lokpal and Lokayuktas

Anna Hazare to go on hunger strike from January 30 over non-appointment of Lokpal and Lokayuktas

Hazare will launch the fresh agitation for the appointment of Lokpal and Lokayuktas from his village Ralegan-Siddhi 

Jan 19, 2019, 16:02 PM IST
ED attaches assets worth Rs 16.40 crore linked to Zakir Naik's family under PMLA

ED attaches assets worth Rs 16.40 crore linked to Zakir Naik's family under PMLA

The estimated value of the immovable assets was Rs 16.40 crore, the ED said.

Jan 19, 2019, 15:43 PM IST
Let's make sure BJP gets a Zero: Mamata Banerjee, Akhilesh Yadav vow at United India Rally

Let's make sure BJP gets a Zero: Mamata Banerjee, Akhilesh Yadav vow at United India Rally

Akhilesh claimed that since the SP and BSP announced their alliance in Uttar Pradesh for the Lok Sabha polls, the BJP has been going back and forth meeting party leaders to strategise. 

Jan 19, 2019, 15:04 PM IST
BJP MP Rudy slams Shatrughan Sinha for attending United India Rally in Kolkata

BJP MP Rudy slams Shatrughan Sinha for attending United India Rally in Kolkata

Taking a dig at Sinha, Rudy labeled the Patna Sahib MP as an opporutnist who is unwilling to quit BJP because he wants to enjoy his perks of being a BJP MP.

Jan 19, 2019, 14:05 PM IST
Watch: PM Modi inaugurates L&T's howitzer gun-manufacturing unit, rides a K9 Vajra

Watch: PM Modi inaugurates L&T's howitzer gun-manufacturing unit, rides a K9 Vajra

The L&T had in 2017 won a contract worth Rs 4,500 crore to supply 100 units of the K9 Vajra-T 155 mm/52 calibre Tracked Self-Propelled gun systems to the Indian Army. 

Jan 19, 2019, 13:38 PM IST
PM Modi to address first Mann ki Baat of 2019 on January 27

PM Modi to address first Mann ki Baat of 2019 on January 27

PM Modi's monthly radio programme is aired on All India Radio (AIR), Doordarshan and relayed on other channels.

Jan 19, 2019, 13:37 PM IST
Women and Child Development Ministry files FIR against ICCW for alleged embezzlement of funds

Women and Child Development Ministry files FIR against ICCW for alleged embezzlement of funds

The Women and Child Development Ministry filed an FIR against Non-Profit Organisation (NGO) Indian Council for Child Welfare (ICCW) over alleged financial fraud.

Jan 19, 2019, 13:14 PM IST
2016 JNU sedition case: Court raps Delhi Police for filing chargesheet without approval

2016 JNU sedition case: Court raps Delhi Police for filing chargesheet without approval

Delhi Police has now sought 10 days to get sanction approval from concerned authorities.

Jan 19, 2019, 12:14 PM IST
'Losers' trying their luck: BJP mocks Mamata Banerjee's mega rally

'Losers' trying their luck: BJP mocks Mamata Banerjee's mega rally

BJP lashed out at Mamata Banerjee for harassing the general public on account of the rally. 

Jan 19, 2019, 11:30 AM IST