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2 Independents pull out of Karnataka govt, CM Kumaraswamy is ‘relaxed

Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Tuesday played down the withdrawal of support to his government by two independent MLAs saying, “I know m Read more...

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I stand with @kumaraswamy

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35.9%
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214 votes

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Rajasthan’s Gehlot government to felicitate those adopting stray cows

The Congress-led Rajasthan government has decided to honour those who adopt stray cows on Independence Day and Republic Day. The Directorate of Go- Read more...

Gujarat implements 10% economically weaker sections quota

The BJP-led Gujarat government on Monday implemented 10% reservation in state government jobs and education for the economically weaker sections (EWS) Read more...

India vs Australia 2nd ODI: Virat Kohli slams 39th ODI ton, moves to third spot in list of most international centuries

There is something about the Adelaide Oval that brings the best out of Indian captain Virat Kohli. The scene of Kohli’s maiden Test century and seve Read more...

Kudos to @viratkohli

Himachal pushes plan for airport construction near China border

As China expands its infrastructure along the border at a rapid pace, Himachal Pradesh government has pushed forward construction of an airfield in th Read more...

Bhima Koregaon: SC refuses to quash FIR against activist Anand Teltumbde

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to quash the Pune police’s FIR against civil rights activist Anand Teltumbde in connection with the Elgar Parish Read more...

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I stand with @supremecourt

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34.9%
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261 votes

65.1%

Past governments ruled like sultanates, neglected country’s rich heritage’: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused the past governments at the Centre of ruling like “sultanates” and neglecting the country’s rich Read more...

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I stand with @narendramodi

272 votes

65.7%
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142 votes

34.3%

India vs Australia: Sourav Ganguly concerned about Ambati Rayudu at number 4 position

Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly believes that Ambati Rayudu is yet to solve India’s concerns at the number 4 position. This position has been a Read more...

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I stand with @souravganguly

210 votes

59.0%
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146 votes

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As Gujarat CM, PM Narendra Modi flagged concerns over quota for upper-caste poor

Gujarat is all set to be the first state to implement 10% reservation for the economically backward classes (EBC) in general category (GC) in educatio Read more...

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I stand with @narendramodi

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43.5%
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Tejashwi’s remarks on PM a result of his ‘mental bankruptcy’: UP BJP chief

Hitting out at Tejashwi Yadav, UP BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey said Monday that the statements made by the RJD leader him against Prime Minister Nar Read more...

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I stand with @tejashviyadav

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48.2%
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Examine foreign currencies to make rupee notes blind-friendly, HC tells RBI

The Bombay high court (HC) on Monday directed the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to examine currencies of “advanced countries” like the US Dollar, Br Read more...

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I stand with @bombayhighcourt

214 votes

64.1%
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120 votes

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Ivanka Trump to help select candidate to lead World Bank: White House official

Ivanka Trump will help manage the Trump administration’s selection of a US candidate for the position of World Bank Group president, a White House o Read more...

Evidence-based policies are a must for improving learning levels in schools

For more than a decade now, the release of the Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) has become a regular feature of the calendar of the country. T Read more...

Kudos to @aser

Rahul Gandhi’s UAE visit reinforced his image as a mass leader: Congress

Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s recent visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has reinforced his image as a mass leader whose message finds reson Read more...

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I stand with @rahulgandhi

474 votes

60.0%
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Oppn is angry because Modi put a stop to corruption,’ says PM in Odisha’s Balangir

PM Narendra Modi will be in Odisha and Kerala on Tuesday to launch various development projects, including a railway line and a highway bypass. I Read more...

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I stand with @narendramodi

71 votes

32.7%
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146 votes

67.3%

After SP-BSP snub,Congress says smaller parties in touch with it

A day after Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party firmed up a poll alliance, leaving the Congress out, the grand old party declared that it will con Read more...

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I stand with @ghulamnabiazad

120 votes

33.2%
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241 votes

66.8%

Just like Hitler’: Arvind Kejriwal alleges BJP could abolish polls if it wins in 2019

The AAP has asserted it will end the “dictatorship” of Modi-Shah combine by grabbing all seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi in the upcoming General As Read more...

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I stand with @arvindkejriwal

231 votes

51.9%
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214 votes

48.1%

Income Tax exemption limit may go up to Rs 5 lakh per year in interim budget: Report

With middle-class apathy on the rise, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley may double the income tax exemption threshold for the salaried from the present Rs Read more...

We will win again, Lucknow among best cities: Rajnath Singh

Union home minister Rajnath Singh said the Modi government would return to power again in 2019 Lok Sabha polls. He said he was trying to develop Luckn Read more...

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I stand with @rajnathsingh

247 votes

61.3%
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156 votes

38.7%

Soon, domestic fliers from Mumbai airport’s T2 won’t need to get boarding passes stamped

Soon passengers flying on domestic flights operating from terminal 2 (T2) of Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) will n Read more...

Kangana Ranaut says she felt suffocated when Apurva Asrani, Rakesh Roshan, Karan Johar singled her out for criticism

Actor Kangana Ranaut has said that 2018 was a horrible year for her, and hopes that 2019 changes her fortunes for the better. She recently spoke about Read more...

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I stand with @kanganaranaut

135 votes

65.5%
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71 votes

34.5%

Women no longer need to wear the veil,’ says Haryana khap leader

I grew up surrounded by women who always had their faces covered in a ghunghat (veil). The ones who didn’t were looked down upon by the villagers. Read more...

I stand with @baljitsinghmalik

I stand with @baljitsinghmalik

267 votes

79.7%
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68 votes

20.3%

Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul controversy: Others have made bigger mistakes, but are still playing, says Sreesanth

Former Indian pacer S Sreesanth on Monday took a dim view of sexist remarks made by cricketers Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul on a popular TV show even a Read more...

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I stand with @sreesanth

248 votes

49.2%
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256 votes

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At Maghi mela, former Punjab CM Prakash Singh Badal pitches for a second term for PM Modi

Former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday exhorted the people of the state to vote for the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party Read more...

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364 votes

75.2%
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120 votes

24.8%

Rajasthan Assembly session from Tuesday, Congress nominates CP Joshi as speaker

The first session of the newly-elected Rajasthan Assembly will start on Tuesday. Prior to this, governor Kalyan Singh administered the oath of office Read more...

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I stand with @kalyansingh

321 votes

75.5%
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India vs Australia: MS Dhoni pulls off a lightning-quick stumping to send Peter Handscomb back

MS Dhoni may not be in top form with the bat, but his wicket-keeping hasn’t dropped an inch during his entire career. In the second ODI between Indi Read more...

Kudos to @msdhoni

I’d be okay if Australian Open match is my last: Andy Murray

Former world number one Andy Murray, who faced a first-round ouster from the ongoing Australian Open, said that if the match was his last one, it was Read more...

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I stand with @andymurray

147 votes

80.3%
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36 votes

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IAS aspirant detained over threat to kidnap Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s daughter

A man preparing for the civil services examination has been detained for allegedly sending an email last week to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal Read more...

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I stand with @delhipolice

210 votes

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Indian-origin White House official Raj Shah quits Trump administration

Raj Shah, an Indian-origin top spokesman in the White House press office, has left US President Donald Trump’s administration to join an arm of a lo Read more...

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I stand with @rajshah

72 votes

74.2%
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25 votes

25.8%

Australian Open 2019: Alexander Zverev hits ‘perfection’ as he cruises into second round

Alexander Zverev has been tipped as a potential Grand Slam winner and lived up to his billing on Tuesday by sweeping into the second round of the Aust Read more...

Trapped miners proof illegal mining hasn’t stopped: SC slams Meghalaya govt

The Supreme Court on Tuesday hauled up the Meghalaya government on the issue of illegal coal mining in the state. Citing the recent incidents of mi Read more...

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I stand with @supremecourt

241 votes

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124 votes

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SC to hear after 4 weeks Zakia Jafri’s plea against clean chit to PM Modi in Gujarat riots

The Supreme Court Tuesday said it would hear after four weeks a plea by Zakia Jafri challenging the clean chit by the SIT to then Gujarat chief minist Read more...

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I stand with @zakiajafri

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Army will take strong action against terror activities along Pakistan border,’ says General Bipin Rawat

The Indian Army will not hesitate to take strong action to deal with terror activities along the border with Pakistan, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said Read more...

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I stand with @bipinrawat

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Congress’s Mallikarjun Kharge writes to PM Modi, says make Alok Verma papers public

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge has raised questions about the manner in which Alok Verma was ousted as the CBI director. He has asked Prime Minist Read more...

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Follow order, raze Nirav Modi’s Alibaug bungalow: Bombay HC to Raigad collector

The Bombay high court (HC) has directed the Raigad collector to demolish illegal structures at Alibaug, including a bungalow of fugitive diamond merch Read more...

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I stand with @bombayhighcourt

146 votes

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61 votes

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I like the idea of green Lohri, but no one should be forced to celebrate it one way: Millind Gaba

Festivals bring us together, they are more than just rituals. Delhi-based Punjabi singer, Milind Gaba says, “Festivals unite us. Lohri is one such c Read more...

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I stand with @millindgaba

120 votes

69.8%
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Hirani is man of integrity: Sharman on sexual harassment row

Reacting to the sexual harassment allegations against filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani, Sharman Joshi tweeted, "Raju sir is a man of immense integrity, chara Read more...

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I stand with @sharmanjoshi

140 votes

54.3%
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Opp'n wants their own empire, we want to empower people: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the Opposition "wants to build their own empire but we want to empower people". Addressing booth-level BJP Read more...

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I stand with @narendramodi

3152 votes

68.1%
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1475 votes

31.9%

RSS-BJP's agenda is to remove quota for SC/ST: Gujarat MLA

Gujarat independent MLA Jignesh Mevani on Sunday said the RSS-BJP's main agenda is to remove quota for Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (ST Read more...

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I stand with @jigneshmevani

26 votes

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18 votes

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Amending Constitution for quota 'harmful': Sharad Pawar

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday said that amending the Constitution to increase the reservation limit is "harmful" to its basic principles according Read more...

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I stand with @sharadpawar

214 votes

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Good to have ties with China, Russia, Japan and India: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Monday said it’s good to have relationship with countries like Russia, China, Japan and India as he expressed hope to r Read more...

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I stand with @donaldtrump

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PM Narendra Modi honoured with first-ever Philip Kotler Presidential award

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday became the first recipient of the prestigious Philip Kotler Presidential award. “The award focuses on the Read more...

Bhopal gets its own Litfest, first edition held over the weekend

Bhopal has become the latest Indian city to have its Literature and Art Festival, with ‘Heartland Stories’ its first instalment held over the week Read more...

Kudos to @bhopalcity

Trump rejects loyal Republican lawmakers’s appeal to end government shutdown

US president Donald Trump has rejected a suggestion from Republican lawmakers to reopen shutdown federal government departments as efforts continued t Read more...

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I stand with @donaldtrump

169 votes

28.4%
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426 votes

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Malavika’s Mumbaistan: A Passage Through India

I’ve been scarcely here for 48 hours,” said NYC-based author Aatish Taseer, whose books, from his first ‘Stranger to History: A Son’s Journey Read more...

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I stand with @aatishtaseer

36 votes

70.6%
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10% reservation for economically poor comes into force

The Constitutional provision to provide 10 per cent reservation in government jobs and education to economically backward section in the general categ Read more...

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal pumps Rs 150-crore into Ola

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal has pumped in about Rs 150 crore in ride-hailing platform Ola, according to documents filed with the Corporate Affai Read more...

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I stand with @sachinbansal

265 votes

76.1%
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83 votes

23.9%

A ‘gentleman’ is always a gentleman - Mumbai Police takes indirect dig at Pandya, Rahul

Mumbai Police took an indirect dig at suspended India cricketers Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul through their official Twitter handle on Monday. The duo w Read more...

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I stand with @mumbaipolice

62 votes

68.1%
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29 votes

31.9%

Australian Open 2019: Struggled a bit with sun and it cost me - Prajnesh Gunneswaran

India’s Prajnesh Gunneswaran Monday said he “struggled a bit with the sun” and that it “cost” him a lot of games at the Australian Open, end Read more...

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231 votes

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157 votes

40.5%

Defence spokesperson K Dhanya Sanal becomes first woman trekking to Kerala’s Agasthyarkoodam peak after HC order

Breaking yet another ‘gender’ barrier, a woman Monday started scaling Agasthyarkoodam -- the second highest peak of Kerala-- where the fair sex ha Read more...