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'Vajpayee may be chosen for Bharat Ratna'

Speculation is rife that former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee may be named for the country's highest civilian award Bharat Ratna on his 90th birthday on December 25.

'BJP, NDA to remain unaffected by MDMK's quitting alliance'

With MDMK quitting the NDA in Tamil Nadu, BJP on Monday said the departure of the Vaiko-led party would not have any impact at the ground level in the state.

Vaiko's MDMK walks out of NDA
Vaiko's MDMK walks out of NDA

Ending all uncertainty, Vaiko-led MDMK has walked out the BJP-led NDA alliance, reports said on Monday.

MDMK meet to discuss criticism by BJP leaders against party

Facing flak from a section of BJP including senior leader Subramanian Swamy for slamming the Narendra Modi government, NDA partner MDMK today said it would meet here on Monday to discuss the matter.

Ganga clean-up project: Inspection of 108 nullahs begins

Inspection of 108 nullahs of river Ganga were on Saturday initiated by special teams constituted by the NDA government as part of its ambitious project to cleanse the polluted holy river.

Govt to bring amendment in Arbitration Act in next session: Sadananda Gowda

 Law Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Friday said the Centre is planning to amend Arbitration and Conciliation Act in next parliament session to make the country an International hub for Arbitration.

With BJP's rise, worst fears of minorities coming true: NALSAR VC

Noted jurist and vice-chancellor of NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad, Faizan Mustafa on Thursday voiced "grave concern" at the rising incidents of "minority bashing" after the NDA government assumed office earlier this year.

Non-veg food in IIT stopped during UPA rule: Irani

 HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Wedesday rejected allegations that she was promoting vegeterian food in IITs, contending that it such meals were stopped during UPA rule, much before she assumed charge following complaints about high price.

Nitish questions NDA's good governance claim

Former Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday hit out at the Narendra Modi government over its good governance plank and questioned why a single Muslim was not among its 282 Lok Sabha MPs from BJP.

Vaiko condemns NDA govt stand against declassifying Bose files

Firing yet another salvo against the Narendra Modi government, NDA partner MDMK Tuesday condemned it for declining to make public classified files on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's mysterious disappearance and said his party would hold a protest pressing for unravelling the truth.

Rahul Gandhi leads Congress' protest against NDA govt's 'U-turns'

A day after the Congress released a booklet on alleged U-turns by the NDA government, party vice president Rahul Gandhi led a protest by party MPs in the Parliament over the issue.

Grandson disappointed, urges govt to make Netaji's files public

The BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has refused to make public the files pertaining to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's mysterious disappearance and death saying the disclosure will "prejudicially affect relations with foreign countries."

Congress releases booklet terming BJP a ‘U-turn sarkar’

The Congress has launched a scathing attack on Narendra Modi-led NDA government over its track record and alleged that the government has made 25 U-turns over policy matters and poll promises.

NDA doing 'politics' over special status to Bihar: Manjhi

With Union minister Ramvilas Paswan saying that special status to Bihar would be accorded only after NDA comes to power in the state, Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Monday charged the Centre with being "insincere" and only indulging in "politics" over the matter.

Govt refuses to make files on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose public

The BJP-led government has refused to make public nearly 39 classified files on the mysterious disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and related matters, in sharp contrast to the demands of disclosure raised by its senior leaders when in Opposition.

MPs accuse govt of trying to 'dismantle' MGNREGA

Members in Lok Sabha Monday took the government to task for trying to "dismantle" the national rural employment guarantee scheme and not doing enough to address the problems of farmers in drought and flood hit parts of the country.

Congress alleges 25 U-turns by Modi govt, releases booklet on BJP's poll promises
Congress alleges 25 U-turns by Modi govt, releases booklet on BJP's poll promises

The Congress has launched a scathing attack on Narendra Modi-led NDA government over its track record and alleged that the government has made 25 U-turns over policy matters and poll promises.

Govt collecting evidence against blackmoney offenders: Prasad

Government is collecting evidence against those who have stashed black money abroad and the offenders will soon be punished, Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Sunday.

Ram Vilas Paswan flays Nitish Kumar for being jealous of Narendra Modi

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday accused senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar of attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi out of "jealousy".

'Modi govt should take up Bhopal gas tragedy issue with Obama'
'Modi govt should take up Bhopal gas tragedy issue with Obama'

Two days before world's worst industrial disaster's 30th anniversary, Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty on Sunday said that the Narendra Modi-led NDA government should raise issues pertaining to the Bhopal Gas tragedy with US President Barack Obama during his visit to India in January next year.