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22 November, 2018 3:52 PM PM Narendra Modi is 'puppet of capitalists': Navjot Singh Sidhu in Madhya Pradesh poll rally

Punjab minister and Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging that he was a "katputli (puppet) of capitalists". The cricketer-turned-politician was speaking at a Congress campaign rally here ahead of the November 28 assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh. "The prime minister is a 'katputli' of capitalists and he lies. If a farmer 173

22 November, 2018 11:37 AM Cyclone Gaja: Tamil Nadu CM submits memorendum, seeks Rs 15,000 cr aid from Centre

Chennai: In the wake of Cyclonic storm Gaja, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswamy on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and briefed him about the devastation caused by the storm. The Chief Minister sought a comprehensive central assistance package to tide over the situation. Submitting a memorendum, he sought an assistance of Rs 15,000 crore 112

21 November, 2018 5:20 PM Congress should be disbanded as wished by Mahatma Gandhi: Yogi Adityanath

In a veiled reference to veteran Congressman Digvijay Singh, he said a Congress leader's name had cropped up in a Naxal-related case. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said since the Congress did not work in the interest of farmers, it should be disbanded as wished by Mahatma Gandhi. In a veiled reference to veteran Congressman Digvijaya Singh 125

21 November, 2018 2:14 PM TDP promises loan waiver, investment support for farmers in manifesto

Loan waiver and an investment support scheme for farmers, free cycles to girl students and free laptops to college and university students are some of the highlights of the Telugu Desam Party's manifesto for the coming Telangana Assembly elections. The manifesto was released by TDP's Telangana unit president L Ramana. The manifesto promised waiver of up to Rs two lakh agricultural 152

21 November, 2018 2:36 AM Telangana Will Become Blind If Congress Comes To Power: KCR

Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and caretaker Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao has said that if the Congress comes to power, the state will go blind. Talking about providing electricity to Siddipet district, Mr Rao claimed during an election rally that "Telangana ranked number one in all the sectors. In the next two years, train will come to Siddipet 137

18 November, 2018 1:03 AM Aadhaar Body Head AB Pandey To Replace Hasmukh Adhia As Revenue Secretary

Ajay Bhushan Pandey is also the chairman of the Goods and Services Tax network. Senior Gujarat-cadre IAS officer G C Murmu was Saturday named as the Secretary, Department of Expenditure, as part of a major bureaucratic reshuffle effected by the Centre. Mr Murmu, a 1985 batch IAS officer, is at present Special Secretary in the Department of Revenue 120

17 November, 2018 6:34 PM BJP Doesn't Want To Improve Farmers' Conditions: Hardik Patel

Hardik Patel, the face of the campaign of Gujarat's Patidar community for reservation in government jobs and education, said the BJP is just playing politics instead of solving the problems of farmers. Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel Saturday accused the BJP governments at the centre and in Maharashtra of neglecting farmers. Mr Patel, the face of the campaign 92

15 November, 2018 5:35 PM IKEA Wants To Make Stuff From The Straw Now Being Burnt In India

IKEA is now planning to get Indian farmers to sell it the straw that's left after they harvest rice, instead of burning it. Ikea wants to turn rice straw into household wares in a move that could end up reducing a major source of pollution in India. The Swedish company has set itself a goal of using only renewable and recycled materials by 2030. Ikea is now planning 84

15 November, 2018 11:19 AM Bollywood Director Imtiaz Ali To Be Chief Guest At Hindu College Event

Old Students Association, Hindu College will host the event on November 17, 2018. Bollywood Director Imtiaz Ali will be the Chief Guest at the 'The 6th Clash of the Titans Invitational Debate' organized by the Old Students' Association, Hindu College, Delhi. In the Annual Debating Competition, to be held this year on the topic 'Freedom of Speech is a luxury 123

13 November, 2018 5:06 AM Ram Temple Priority For NDA Government Not Farmers, Says Sharad Pawar

NCP supremo hit out at the Narendra Modi governmnent, said it failed to formulate right policies for farmers National Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar on Monday hit out at the BJP-led central government saying that it failed to formulate right policies for farmers. Addressing a gathering in Mumbai, Mr Pawar said that in spite of discussing 168