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Arunachal update – Prez’s rule faces SC hearing as Congress challenges the decision

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Arunachal Pradesh, which was taken under President’s rule on the ruling BJP-led NDA government’s advice, is now facing a decision-falter challenge at supreme court from Congress. A day after central rule imposition, Congress is all set to walk court galleries as it has braced itself up to throwing a challenge

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Rajya Sabha stands disrupted repeatedly over National Herald case

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was again disrupted over the National Herald case today, resulting in loss of proceedings of the pre-lunch session. Repeated disruptions began the order of today too, as the house faced adjournment again and again over protests and jump-into-the-well syndrome which has been plaguing Congress legislators over the National

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Nitish Kumar prepares to take oath as Bihar CM today

Newsroom24x7 Desk Patna : The much-awaited swearing-in ceremony of Bihar legislative assembly is scheduled to take place today post noon, around 2 pm, at Gandhi Maidan in Patna. The swearing in will induct Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to the CM seat once again for the fifth time in his political career. Having made government in

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Kerala Minister refuses to quit on graft case

Newsroom24x7 Desk Kerala : Finance Minister of Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) managed Kerala government, K.M. Mani, who has been implicated in a corruption case, refused to resign on the basis of graft charges and created a crisis-like situation causing immense embarrassment to the ruling Kerala government. The Congress-led United Democratic Front alliance in Kerala

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BJP legislators thrash MLA for hosting beef party

Newsroom24x7 Desk Srinagar : An Independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid was today thrashed by some BJP legislators in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly for throwing a beef party here, triggering an uproar from the opposition which staged a walkout. The manhandling of the MLA for having planned a beef party at MLA hostel yesterday, came

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Sonia Gandhi calls PM Modi a narrow-minded, low-level politician

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bihar : Bihar polls is becoming a breeding ground for personal attacks and accusations every since war of words began between all political parties bidding for electoral seats in upcoming assembly elections schedule this season. Latest on the series came from Congress President Sonia Gandhi who was addressing a gathering in Bihar, where

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Politics is the art of deception

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : The debate of ruling government versus opposition has reached its boiling point wherein there are no holds barred in war of words and deeds between BJP and Congress. Elections forced Congress to vacate the centre and paved way for a promise-laden Modi-led BJP’s NDA Union government. However, while Congress wore

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The musical chair of Bihar politics

Newsroom24x7 Desk Patna, Bihar: It all began with a simple vote. A vote cast by a citizen of Bihar (erstwhile Bihar plus Jharkhand) started the Musical Chair of electoral politics. Congress got its chance to sit on the seat. Then RJD came in, ousted Congress and did a long ruling stint. The music was played

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BJP trounces Congress in MP civic polls

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal:  The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has scored a massive victory in cvic polls in Madhya Pradesh. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has posted on twitter: :MP Civic Poll results are gladdening. I thank people of MP for reposing their trust in BJP. I salute efforts of Karyakartas (workers) and party leaders.” State Chief

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Corruption syndrome: Now the rule of the game is “If you expose us, we’ll expose you”

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Finding itself against the wall over Cricket tycoon Lalit Modi related allegations against Union Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and the demand for their resignation along with that of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan over the VYAPAM scam that relates to massive

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Congress seeks Sushma Swaraj’s resignation for helping Lalit Modi

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The main opposition Congress has trained guns on Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and has sought her resignation on moral grounds after she accepted extending help to Lalit Modi by asking the British Government to examine the request of Lalit Modi, who is wanted in the IPL scam case, as

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“The Enabler Narendra Modi: Breaking Stereotypes”

Latest Book review by Newsroom24x7 It has been a year since Narendra Modi came to power after leading the Bharatiya Janata Party to a landslide victory in the 2014 parliamentary election. Modi in a few months after his inauguration shut down the Planning Commission, which by default subverted the idea of India being a federal

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Congress is eye ball to eye ball with ruling BJP on Land Acquisition

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: On returning from his 56-day vacation, which has been described by Congress managers as a sabbatical (at a destination that remains a mystery), Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will make his first big public appearance at a Kisan (farmers’) Rally at Ramlila Maidan here today. The Congress party is holding the Kisan

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BJP National Executive Meet: Find your leader, Amit Shah tells Congress

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bengaluru: Ruling Bharatiya Janata party President Amit Shah today launched a blistering attack on Congress party saying that it is bent upon spreading confusion about the Land Acquisition Bill. Goading those in the Congress, the BJP president said that they should be more concerned about their own leader (Congress vice president Rahula Gandhi)

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