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Article 370 in Jammu & Kashmir


A statement by minister of state in the Prime Minister’s Office, Jitendra Singh, on Tuesday sparked the new government’s first controversy when he said the Narendra Modi government was open to debate on Article 370 in Jammu & Kashmir,while making ...

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Why Mumbai can’t crack safe sex


Last year, a 20-year-old approached a top city gynaecologist for help to terminate an unwanted pregnancy. The patient, a college student, said her partner had refused to use a condom, and she didn’t want to get onto oral contraceptive pills ...

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Another IPL to forget for DD


A new beginning is always fun to look forward to, but for Delhi Daredevils and their fans, the fresh start was nowhere near being fun. Ahead of IPL 7, DD were a revamped and a rejuvenated team. But at the ...

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BJP silent on govt formation


Hectic parleys were held on Sunday on government formation involving Narendra Modi, BJP president Rajnath Singh and other senior leaders as also the RSS, but there was a veil of secrecy in the exercise, triggering speculation on who gets key ...

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Fate of governors hangs


Fate of more than ten state governors, including Karnataka’s HR Bhardwaj and Punjab’s Shivraj V Patil, appointed by the outgoing UPA government hangs in balance with indications that the new dispensation may politely ask them to vacate the Raj Bhavans. ...

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Shazia Ilmi quit AAP


In a jolt to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), one of its key members, Shazia Ilmi on Saturday quit the party, citing differences with party leadership and slammed Arvind Kejriwal’s “jail politics”. Addressing a press conference in Delhi, Ilmi, who ...

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Letter threatens to target Modi


The superintendent of Ghaziabad railway station has received an anonymous letter threatening to target political leaders including Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi, BJP leader L K Advani and UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, and attack railway stations and temples. The Ghaziabad ...

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SRH beat CSK by six wickets


After fifty matches, the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League is still alive and kicking. Sunrisers Hyderabad rallied around David Warner’s 90 and Shikhar Dhawan’s unbeaten 64 to beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets in Ranchi on Thursday ...

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RJD backs JD (U) govt


Smarting under a dismal performance in the Lok Sabha polls, archrivals Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad closed ranks with the RJD on Thursday declaring its support for the Jitan Ram Manjhi-led JD(U) government, a day before it is to seek ...

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Sonia Gandhi writes to Narendra Modi to congratulate


Congress president Sonia Gandhi has written a letter to Narendra Modi congratulating him on his victory in Lok Sabha elections. She sent a letter of congratulation to the BJP leader on Tuesday, AICC sources said on Thursday. There had been ...

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