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16 June, 2018 6:26 PM Kumaraswamy will be Chief Minister for five years, says Moily

The former Union Minister M. Veerappa Moily on Saturday told Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy that he need not cast doubts over his five-year tenure in the office as the Congress and the Janata Dal (Secular) had formed the coalition for five years and not just till the next year’s Lok Sabha elections. Expressing surprise over the Chief Minister’s statement 44

14 June, 2018 9:34 AM In 2019, people are going to vote for Modi again: Fadnavis

What India could not achieve in 67 years, we have achieved a lot in the last four years, say the Maharashtra Chief Minister Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be voted back to power in the 2019 general elections, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said emphasising that Mr. Modi is addressing basic problems of the common man through flagship 50

12 June, 2018 1:09 PM Modi reneged on promise of giving jobs to youth: Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi today said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not keep his assurance of providing jobs to two crore youth in a year. Addressing a Congress workers' rally here, Gandhi also targeted the Modi government on a range of issues, as he tried to enthuse the party's booth-level workers ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. The BJP-led 68

10 June, 2018 3:38 AM ‘Threat to PM isthreat to nation’

Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan has said the Maoists’ assassination threat to Prime Minister was not just a threat to him but to the entire nation. “Mr. Modi is not just the leader of a political party but of 130 crore people and threat to his life is a threat to the country,” he said talking to reporters here on Saturday. Mr. Radhakrishnan rejected 40

9 June, 2018 5:41 PM Veteran Congress leader Shantaram Naik is dead

Panaji: Former Rajya Sabha MP and senior Congress leader Shantaram Naik passed away on Saturday morning after a massive heart attack. He was 72. He was till recently president of Goa Pradesh Congress. “He complained of chest pain, after which he was rushed to a private hospital in Margao in South Goa. But he was declared brought dead,” Goa Congress president 59

9 June, 2018 1:06 PM After Two-Year Gap, Congress To Host Iftar On June 13

New Delhi: After a two-year gap, the Congress has decided to hold Iftar on June 13 with party President Rahul Gandhi playing host. This will be the first Iftar for Rahul Gandhi, after he took over as Congress chief. "Iftar will be held on June 13 at Taj Palace Hotel in Delhi," Congress' Minority Cell chief Nadeem Javed said. The Congress did not hold Iftar 82

8 June, 2018 5:48 PM AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi criticises Pranab Mukherjee for lauding RSS founder

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi today criticised former president Pranab Mukherjee for his visit to the RSS headquarters in Nagpur. "We would like to tell Pranab Mukherjee, RSS, BJP, Congress, India and Hindu secular brethren that when Nathuram Godse shot Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel had written that RSS people were celebrating," the leader of All India 38

6 June, 2018 7:02 PM Central package for sugar mills

Announcement comes days after the BJP lost the crucial Lok Sabha bypoll in Kairana. With sugar mills facing a liquidity crisis, the government has decided to fix the minimum price of refined sugar at ₹29/kg, create a buffer stock, and facilitate a ₹4,440 crore loan scheme to help mills produce ethanol from surplus cane. These decisions were taken by the Cabinet 69

5 June, 2018 5:26 PM PM Modi wants Advani to contest elections in 2019: Report

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants veteran BJP leader LK Advani to contest the Lok Sabha polls in 2019, according to a report by News18. If Advani decides to follow through on the suggestion, it would be a marked departure from BJP's age rule. Multiple reports of BJP wanting to field some of its old guard in the upcoming polls have been making the rounds 50

2 June, 2018 7:59 PM Communal post is fake: Kairana MP

Police begin probe; RLD sees BJP hand The Uttar Pradesh police on Saturday commenced a probe after an allegedly communal quote attributed to Kairana MP Tabassum Hasan was circulated widely on social media and WhatsApp groups. Days after she defeated Mriganka Singh of the BJP n a Lok Sabha bypoll, Ms. Hasan was allegedly quoted as saying, “This is Allah’s 50