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Mission UP: BJP Plans Yatra With New Cabinet Ministers From State

July 29, 2021
Newsdesk

Ahead of a crucial Assembly election in Uttar Pradesh in a few months, the BJP is planning an outreach programme involving the seven leaders from the state who were inducted into the union cabinet in this month's much-hyped reshuffle. Each of them - six from the BJP and Anupriya Patel of the Apna Dal - has received ins | Read more|

I Know What It Takes to Defeat Narendra Modi

May 6, 2021
Mahua Moitra

KOLKATA, India — I am a member of the Indian Parliament, and on Sunday, the political party I belong to, the All India Trinamool Congress, defeated the party of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in elections for the West Bengal State legislature. Our party and my leader, Mamata Banerjee, the only female chief minister of | Read more|

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, Actor Taapsee Pannu Face Income Tax Raids

March 3, 2021
Newsdesk

Income Tax officials carried out searches today at properties linked to filmmaker Anurag Kashyap and actor Taapsee Pannu in Mumbai over alleged tax evasion, sources said. As per news report of NDTV, Searches took place at 30 locations in Mumbai and Pune, including premises linked to a talent agency as well as Phantom F | Read more|

"Government Silence Deafening": Sonia Gandhi On TV Anchor's WhatsApp Chats

January 22, 2021
Newsdesk

The government's silence over the leaked WhatsApp chats of TV anchor Arnab Goswami on the Balakot strikes is "deafening", Congress president Sonia Gandhi said today, alleging that national security had been "thoroughly compromised". In her opening remarks at a meeting of the Congress Working Committee (CWC), Sonia Gand | Read more|

"Government Alert, No Need To Panic": Health Minister On UK Virus Strain

December 21, 2020
Newsdesk

The government is fully alert about the new strain of coronavirus reported in the United Kingdom, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said today, stressing that "there's no need to panic". Canada, Saudi Arabia, and several European countries have temporarily banned flights from the UK over the new virus strain, believed to b | Read more|