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Amit Shah's meeting clashes with Mamata'

Darjeeling, Apr 9 (UNI) Darjeeling district administration has denied permission to BJP for holding a rally in the hill town on April 11 as it is clashing with a Mamata Banerjee's rally in the town on Thursday, the first day polling of the 7-phase election in West Bengal.

09-Apr-2019
Where are the promised "ache din", quest

Hyderabad, Apr 9 (UNI) All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul-Muslimeen ( AIMIM) President Adauddin Owaisi has questioned as to where are the "ache din" (good days) promised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

09-Apr-2019
Odisha Women Congress president resigns

Bhubaneswar, Apr 09 (UNI) The Congress party in Odisha received a jolt two days before the first phase of election as state Mahila Congress president Sumitra Jena today resigned expressing her displeasure over the distribution of party tickets for the 2019 election.

09-Apr-2019
Political activist critically wounded, P

Jammu, Apr 9 (UNI) A political activist was seriously injured while his private security officer died on the spot when some unidentified gunmen fired indiscriminately at them in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir.

09-Apr-2019
Assam: Police arrest 5 men for abusing M

Guwahati, Apr 9 (IBNS): A Muslim man was heckled for allegedly selling beef in Assam's Biswanath district, making the police to arrest five people, media reports said on Monday.

09-Apr-2019
Andhra Pradesh: Naidu asks cadre to be o

Amaravati, Apr 9 (UNI): Andhra Pradesh chief minister and Telugu Desam Party national president N. Chandrababu Naidu has asked his cadre to be on high alert during the next two days.

09-Apr-2019
Kolkata: Police seizes Rs 4.5 lakh unacc

Kolkata, Apr 9 (UNI): Ahead of Thursday's first phase poll in North Bengal's Cooch Behar and Alipurduars Lok Sabha seats, police seized around Rs 4.5 lakh unaccounted cash and arrested three persons, including two from New Delhi, in city's northern Lake Town area, police said today.

09-Apr-2019
J&K: Encounter ensues between militants,

Srinagar, Apr 9 (UNI): An encounter has ensued between militants and security forces on Tuesday in the forest area at Tral in south Kashmir district of Pulwama.

09-Apr-2019
Sacred Heart Church, Thakurpukur, instal

Kolkata, Apr 9 (IBNS): The Sacred Heart Church of Thakurpukur, under the Baruipur diocese of Roman Catholic Order, has installed a Station of The Cross as a run-up to the Easter celebrations this year. The Station of The Cross – depicting the crucifixion of Christ - was formally inaugurated on Sunday by Salvadore Lobo, Bishop of Baruipur Cathedral of Immaculate Heart of Mary, in the presence of guests and dignitaries.

09-Apr-2019
Article 370 hindering development of Jam

New Delhi, Apr 9 (UNI): A day after the release of the BJP manifesto which promised removal of article 370, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that it was hindering development of the state.

09-Apr-2019
We have only resumed proceeding on scams

New Delhi, Apr 9 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said his government had only brought out cases that had been sent to the cold storage during the UPA rule.

09-Apr-2019
Mob beats up man for selling beef, force

Guwahati, Apr 9 (IBNS): A 68-year-old Muslim man was allegedly beaten up by a mob and forced to eat pork for selling beef in Assam’s Biswanath district.

09-Apr-2019
Rahul, Nagma to campaign for Congress in

Guwahati, Apr 9 (UNI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi will be visiting Assam for the second time in less than a week to campaign for the Lok Sabha election.

09-Apr-2019
Bihar: JD(U) faces challenge from ex-CM

Patna, Apr 9 (UNI): Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar is facing a tough task to ensure JD(U) candidate Vijay Kumar Manjhi's win on the Gaya seat as none other than Jitan Ram Manjhi, whom he had made CM in 2014, has thrown his hat in the ring, on ticket of his own party Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM), a constituent of the Grand Alliance.

09-Apr-2019
How far they will go simply to win an el

Islamabad, Apr 9 (IBNS): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan today attacked India's ruling BJP for mentioning in its election manifesto that it intends to scrap Article 370 and 35A of the Constitution that grant special status to Jammu and Kashmir.

09-Apr-2019
Former deputy mayor among 19 held for at

Kolhapur, Apr 9 (UNI) Former deputy mayor Kolhapur Muncipal Corporation (KMC) Shama Mulla and 18 others were arrested for attacking on police personnel during a raid a Matka den in Yadavnagar here, police said on Tuesday. 

09-Apr-2019
Kerala: Two killed, 3 hurt as car hit by

Malappuram, Apr 9 (UNI) Two persons were killed and three others seriously injured when the car in which they were travelling was hit by a lorry in Panangagara near Tirurkad in this district late on Monday night.

09-Apr-2019
Maharashtra: Couple commits suicide in N

Nashik, Apr 8 (UNI) Young lovers alleged committed suicide by hanging themselves to tree at Lakhampur village in Baglan taluka of the district on Monday.

09-Apr-2019
BJP manifesto reflected the voice of an

New Delhi, Apr 9 (IBNS): Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday tried to corner the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over its manifesto and said it was created in a 'closed room' and reflected the 'voice' of an 'isolated man'.

09-Apr-2019
281-crore cash collection scam found in

New Delhi/Bhopal, Apr 9 (IBNS); The Income Tax Department on Tuesday said during raids conducted in Madhya Pradesh officials have detected wide spread and well-organized racket of collection of unaccounted cash of about Rs. 281 crore.

09-Apr-2019
Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala will o

Sabarimala, Apr 8 (UNI): The Lord Ayyappa temple here will be opened on April 10 in connection with Vishu festival, the beginning of the Malayalee New Year.

08-Apr-2019
Rajnath: Will have to abolish Art 370, 3

Jammu, Apr 8 (UNI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said if anybody raised the bogey of separate PM in the state, then there will be no option with the government other than abolishing articles 370 and 35A related to special status to Jammu and Kashmir in the Constitution.

08-Apr-2019
Old promises not fulfilled by NDA govt f

Kalaburagi, Apr 8 (UNI): Congress party group leader in Lok Sabha Mallikarjuna Kharge said on Monday that the BJP manifesto had nothing new to offer to the people of the country but a rehashed version of promises made during the previous elections that remained unfulfilled.

08-Apr-2019
Mayawati only wants Muslim votes: Yogi A

Bijnor/Muzaffarnagar Apr 8 (UNI): Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has hit out at BSP president Mayawati for seeking Muslim votes during her rally in Deoband on Sunday.

08-Apr-2019
IAF releases radar images to rebut Pakis

New Delhi, Apr 8 (UNI): Stating that it has credible information and evidence with regard to shooting down of Pakistan Air Force's (PAF) F-16 fighter jet, the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Monday released radar images and rebuted Pakistan’s claim that it hadn’t lost a US-manufactured F-16 fighter jet in the February 27 aerial dogfight.

08-Apr-2019
Indo-Myanmar border sealed ahead of Lok

Guwahati, April 8 (IBNS): To prevent any untoward incident during the Lok Sabha election in Manipur, 43 Assam Rifles has sealed the Indo-Myanmar border from Border pillar 74 to 81.

08-Apr-2019
Conducting, publishing, publicising exit

New Delhi, Apr 8 (UNI): Election Commission on Monday prohibited conducting, publishing or publicising the results of exit polls between April 11 and May 19, during which the Lok Sabha polls will be held.

08-Apr-2019
Congress manifesto for Lok Sabha electio

With less than a week left for the elections, the largest opposition party Congress finally released its much awaited manifesto for the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections describing it as the ‘voice of the people’ which seeks to sharply differentiate the grand-old-part party from the BJP by promising to scrap the sedition law, dilute AFSPA and withdraw the citizenship amendment bill, alongside offering populist pledges on minimum income support for all poor families, improved healthcare, jobs and education.

08-Apr-2019
CPM's Yechury calls BJP poll manifesto '

New Delhi, Apr 8 (UNI): Calling it another round of 'jumlas', CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury has slammed the BJP for the promises in their election manifesto and said the saffron party was silent on their 2014 promises.

08-Apr-2019
Amit Shah meets disgruntled BJP veterans

New Delhi, Apr 8 (IBNS): BJP president Amit Shah today met party veterans L.K. Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, who have not been given tickets this time.

08-Apr-2019
PM Modi makes congratulatory telephone c

New Delhi, Apr 8 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday called Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, President of the Republic of Maldives and complimented him on the victory of the Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) in the recent Parliamentary elections.

 

08-Apr-2019
Calcutta HC stays the Customs summon to

Kolkata, Apr 8 (UNI) A two-judge bench of Calcutta High Court today stayed the summon the Customs issued to Ruchika Naroola, wife of TMC MP Abhisekh Banerjee and asked her to file her appeal before a trial bench of the high court.

08-Apr-2019
Indian Air Force shows radar images of P

New Delhi, Apr 8 (IBNS): In a major development, the Indian Air Force on Monday released radar images to negate Pakistan's claims that it did not lose a US-manufactured F-16 fighter jet in the Feb 27 air-fight.

08-Apr-2019
Send a copy of manifesto to J&K Governor

New Delhi, Apr 8 (UNI) Attacking the BJP after it reiterated its position on Article 370 and annulment of Article 35A in Jammu and Kashmir in the party manifesto for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Jammu and Kashmir-based National Conference on Monday asked the party to send a copy of manifesto to the state Governor.

08-Apr-2019
Will offer employment rather than 'notes

Meerut, Apr 8 (UNI) Launching a scathing attack on Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Monday said that if her party comes to power at the Centre, she will offer employment rather than notes to the unemployed youth.

08-Apr-2019
Dhanush guns handed over to Army

Kolkata, Apr 8 (IBNS): The first six “Dhanush” Guns were handed over to the Indian Army at a ceremony organized at  Gun Carriage Factory Jabalpur on Monday.

08-Apr-2019
Assam: Cash, liquor seized

Guwahati, Apr 8 (UNI) With the first phase polling in Assam three days away, efforts for free and fair elections are at its optimum, resulting in seizure of large amounts of cash and liquor in the state.

08-Apr-2019
Article 370 permanent and irrevocable, J

Srinagar, Apr 8 (UNI) Stating that Special Status granted to Jammu and Kashmir was permanent and irrevocable and cannot be diluted, J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) president G A Mir has accused BJP of misleading people over Abrogation of Article 370 and 35 A and other sensitive issues for electoral gains.

08-Apr-2019
No anti-incumbency against BJP in LS ele

Panaji, Apr 8 (UNI) Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday claimed that there was no incumbency factor in the Lok Sabha elections in spite of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) being in power at the Centre.

08-Apr-2019
Maharashtra: Unaccounted cash of Rs 62.6

Kolhapur, April 8 (UNI) A 28-year-old man was detained after Rs 62.68 lakh in cash was allegedly recovered when the car he was driving was stopped for security check along Pune-Kolhapur National Highway at Shiroli Checknaka in Hatkanangale tehsil here on Monday.

08-Apr-2019
Rahul Gandhi is a burden on opposition:

Ranchi, Apr 8 (UNI) Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today hit back on Congress president Rahul Gandhi and said he was not only a burden for his own party but now has become a burden for the opposition also.

08-Apr-2019
Minority community & majority of voters

Panaji, Apr 8 (UNI) Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday claimed that all the five candidates of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), including two contesting Lok Sabha election, are getting good response from the voters, including from minority community, who are well aware about the vision of Narendra Modi-led government.

08-Apr-2019
Gangster joining Congress neither delibe

Patiala, Apr 8 (UNI) Asserting zero tolerance to criminalisation of politics, the Congress candidate from Patiala Preneet Kaur, on Monday clarified that the joining of an alleged gangster in the party was neither deliberate nor condonable.

08-Apr-2019
'Ache Din' seen only by rich people of I

Bengaluru, Apr 8 (UNI) Criticising that in the last five years of BJP rule at the Center only people belonging to Rich were benefited and the poor left on the lurch in the country, former Chief minister and Chairman of the JD(S)-Congress Co-Ordination committee, Siddaramaiah has charged that Prime minister Narendra Modi had waived bank loan of the Industrialists to the tune of over Rs 3.5 lakh crore but refused to write off farm loans to help farmers who are in distress.

08-Apr-2019
Puducherry: Man arrested under POCSO Act

Puducherry, Apr 8 (UNI) A 57-year-old man was arrested under POCSO Act on charges of sexually harassing a 16-year-old girl at Muthialpet here.

08-Apr-2019
Change imminent at Centre: Mamata Banerj

Nagrakata, Apr 8 (UNI) West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee on Monday said the BJP has failed to keep its promises in the last five years and a change is imminent at the Centre.

08-Apr-2019
Congress will trigger fall of coalition

Bengaluru, Apr 8 (UNI) Former Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister and senior BJP leader R Ashok today predicted that Congress would trigger the fall of the coalition government in the State as people were disillusioned with the JD(S)-Congress tie-up to usurp power that had resulted in skirmishes between the leaders of the two parties that is spilling over to the joint campaign for the coming Lok Sabha polls.

08-Apr-2019
BJP manifesto is another set of jumla: A

New Delhi, Apr 8 (IBNS): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday described the Bharatiya Janata Party's manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls as another set of 'jumla' (false promise).

08-Apr-2019
RSS had no role in picking candidates fo

Bhagalkot, Apr 8 (UNI) Strongly refuting the charges of the KPCC president Dinesh Gundu Rao that RSS was involved in the selection of the BJP nominees to contest in the General elections, BJP leader K S Eshwarappa said “RSS is an independent institution, which teaches about Hindutva and propagate its values”.

08-Apr-2019
Punjab: Temple priest found murdered in

Jalandhar, Apr 8 (UNI) Tension prevailed in Kartarpur town after a 50-year-old priest of Baba Balaknath temple in Khatika Mohalla was murdered early Monday morning.

08-Apr-2019
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