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15 January, 2019 5:56 PM Mukesh Ambani features in Foreign Policy magazine's 2019 list of top '100 Global Thinkers'

Mumbai: Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani has featured in Foreign Policy magazine`s 2019 annual list of the top `100 Global Thinkers`. According to the magazine, Ambani, who displaced Jack Ma in 2018 as Asia`s richest man is credited with accelerating a smartphone internet revolution in the world`s largest democracy 62

12 January, 2019 9:55 AM Don't lose hope by results in 3 states, Lok Sabha polls very important: Amit Shah tells BJP workers

BJP chief Amit Shah on January 12 asked party workers not to lose hope due to adverse results in recent Assembly elections in the three states, saying the upcoming parliamentary polls were "very important" for the party. He also asked all party workers to ensure that the votes of their families and friends are cast by 10.30 AM on the polling day. He mounted 60

11 January, 2019 4:26 PM Rahul Gandhi congratulates Ranil Wickremesinghe on his reinstatement as Lanka PM

Congress President Rahul Gandhi has congratulated Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on his return to office and said it is reassuring that the Constitution has prevailed in the country. Gandhi in his message to Wickremesinghe said that political crisis in Sri Lanka was a concern for India, which wish for political stability in the neighbouring 119

9 January, 2019 3:02 PM NCW to send notice to Rahul Gandhi over remark on Nirmala Sitharaman

Rahul Gandhi while addressing a rally in Jaipur had said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi got a woman to defend him in Parliament on Rafale fighter jet deal.  New Delhi: The National Commission for Women (NCW) will be sending notice to Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday over his recent remark on Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman 51

8 January, 2019 7:06 AM After Court's Verdict On Alok Verma, Mehbooba Mufti's Advice For Centre

Mehbooba Mufti said she welcomed the top court's decision to reinstate Alok Verma as the CBI chief. Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti welcomed the Supreme Court's decision on Tuesday to reinstate Alok Verma as CBI director, saying the top court ruling had restored faith in independent institutions. "Welcome SCs decision to reinstate 69

4 January, 2019 2:49 AM No place for hatred in democracy: Ashok Gehlot

There is no place for hatred and violence in democracy, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said. The Congress was opposed to BJP's ideology, but it did not want the saffron party to cease to exist, he said. Gehlot, sworn in as chief minister last month, was in Nanded in central Maharashtra to inaugurate statues of the 19th century social reformer 25

28 December, 2018 4:05 PM BJP Wins Civic Body Polls In Tripura, "Farcical" Says CPI-M

Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Pabitra Kar said they would protest the "murder of democracy" in Tripura by the BJP government. The ruling BJP has swept bypolls for vacant seats across municipal bodies and Agartala Municipal Corporation, bagging 66 of the 67 seats. Voting took place on Thursday and the results were announced today 85

26 December, 2018 8:33 AM Shiv Sena Slams PM Modi For His "Power Is Oxygen" Remark

The Shiv Sena also said the government's move to snoop on computers and mobile phones is not a sign of a real democracy but its "restlessness" to stay in power. The Shiv Sena today slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying those who failed to get "achhe din" are now feeling disgusted at the thought of sitting in the opposition. Following PM Modi's 59

25 December, 2018 11:19 AM Vajpayee's 25-ft tall statue to be installed in UP secretariat

A 25-feet high statue of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be installed in Lok Bhawan, the Uttar Pradesh government secretariat here, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Tuesday. Adityanath made the announcement at a ceremony held to celebrate Vajpayee's 94th birth anniversary. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, also the local MP, and Uttar 81

20 December, 2018 10:35 AM BJP hails HC order allowing its 'Rath Yatra', says programme will begin very soon

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on Thursday hailed the Calcutta High Court order permitting holding of the party's 'Rath Yatra' in the state, and said the programme will begin "very soon" and according to "schedule". The 'Rath Yatra' is being touted by the saffron party as 'Gantantra Bachao (Save Democracy) Yatra'. Allowing the 'Rath Yatra', Justice 93