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17 April, 2018 8:55 AM BJP demands apology from Sonia, Rahul for defaming Hindus, cites Wikileaks

The BJP today said Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi should apologise for defaming Hindus "globally" and cited a telegram sourced from Wikileaks to back its demand. The BJP's renewed attack on the Congress comes a day after a special anti-terror court acquitted rightwing activist Swami Aseemanand and four others in the 2007 Mecca Masjid 50

14 April, 2018 10:44 AM Juggernaut favoured for feature event

Trainer Narendra Lagad’s ward Juggernaut should score over his rivals in the Dady Adenwalla Cup, the chief event of Sunday’s (Apr. 15) evening races. Rails will be placed 5 metres wide from 1400m to 1200m and thereafter 10 metres wide from 800m upto the winning post. 1. RAPIER PLATE (2,000m), Cl. V, rated 1 to 26, 5.00 p.m.: 1. Master Of Studies (4) Zervan 24

19 March, 2018 8:10 AM MP In Drag Spices Up Andhra Pradesh Special Status Protest In Parliament

New Delhi: A parliamentarian of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), which pulled out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's coalition last week, prefers to let his costumes do the talking in parliament. This morning, Naramalli Shiva Prasad was dressed as a woman as he protested with TDP colleagues demanding special status for Andhra Pradesh. Congress's Renuka Chowdhury 48

17 March, 2018 2:14 AM Covered in edible gold, world's priciest chocolate goes on display in Portugal

LISBON: The world`s most expensive chocolate went on display at a chocolate fair in Obidos in Portugal on Friday. Priced at 7,728 euros ($9,489) and covered in edible gold, the chocolate is part of a limited edition of 1,000 bonbons. It has a filling of saffron threads, white truffle, vanilla from Madagascar and gold flakes. Its creator, Portuguese chocolatier 69

15 March, 2018 7:23 PM Saffron cloth on busts creates flutter

The police are on the lookout for miscreants who tied a saffron colour cloth to the busts of late leaders Periyar, Anna and MGR, all situated at the same spot on the Salem road, on Thursday. The miscreant had also garlanded the statues. Local people who spotted the saffron cloth, alerted the police. They rushed to the spot and removed the cloth. Police 30

15 March, 2018 2:34 PM Saffron cloth tied to busts of former Tamil Nadu CMs Annadurai, MG Ramachandran

A statue of Bhartiya Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee was found vandalised in Kokrajhar town of Assam on Wednesday. Chennai: A saffron cloth was found tied to busts of former Tamil Nadu CM's CN Annadurai and MG Ramachandran and Dravidar Kazhagam founder Thanthai Periyar in Namakkal on Thursday. The incident comes a day after a statue of Bhartiya 34

14 March, 2018 7:30 PM Uttar Pradesh bypolls: Congress candidates lose deposits in Gorakhpur, Phulpur; party keen to rebuild in state, says Rahul Gandhi

In a stunning blow to the BJP, the party on Wednesday lost bypolls to all three Lok Sabha seats it contested, including its bastion Gorakhpur and Phulpur in Uttar Pradesh, besides Araria in Bihar. New Delhi/Lucknow: While it was good news for the Samajwadi Party who won both the seats defeating the ruling BJP in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress candidates 50

14 March, 2018 10:44 AM Bihar bypoll results: RJD wins Jehanabad, leads in Araria while BJP leads in Bhabua

After two rounds of counting, Pradeep Kumar Singh of the saffron party was leading by 2,321 votes in the Araria seat, EC officials said. Lalu Prasad Yadav-led Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) won Bihar’s Jehanabad Assembly constituency and was holding on to the Araria Lok Sabha constituency, while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was holding the Bhabua Assembly 40

14 March, 2018 6:02 AM Bihar bypolls: BJP ahead in Araria and Bhabhua, RJD in Jehanabad

The BJP is leading in the Araria Lok Sabha seat and Bhabua Assembly constituency, while the RJD was leading in the Jehanabad Assembly seat in Bihar bypolls. After two rounds of counting, Pradeep Kumar Singh of the saffron party was leading by 2,321 votes in the Araria seat, EC officials said. Rinky Rani Pandey of the BJP was leading by 2,729 votes in the Bhabua 42

12 March, 2018 12:51 PM Akhilesh Yadav's Close Aide Naresh Agrawal Joins BJP

Naresh Agrawal said Samajwadi Party's strength in Uttar Pradesh has depleted. New Delhi: Rajya Sabha MP Naresh Agrawal, who lost out in the race for re-nomination to the upper house to Jaya Bachchan, today quit the Samajwadi Party and joined the BJP, which was left embarrassed after he remarked that the SP had equated him with the film actor "who used to dance 50