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25 September, 2017 8:23 PM PM Modi promises electricity to every house by December 2018

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday he will not relent in his "battle against corruption" even as he sharpened his government's development and welfarist image by announcing a mega scheme to provide electricity connections to four crore families deprived of regular power. Modi launched a Rs 16,000-crore scheme, Pradhan Mantri Sahaj 27

25 September, 2017 5:32 PM PM Narendra Modi: No compromise on corruption

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a strong statement against corruption and black money at the BJP national executive meeting in New Delhi on Monday, stating he “has no relatives” to emphasise that there would be no compromise or leniency on corruption for anybody. Modi’s remarks appeared to be a warning to Union ministers, chief ministers 38

25 September, 2017 4:12 PM Mukul Roy Exits Trinamool Congress, Turbulence Expected Ahead

Kolkata: The Trinamool Congress today lost a man they called Chanakya - Mukul Roy, strategist and schemer, who helped Mamata Banerjee make the most of her charismatic leadership. A sitting Rajya Sabha MP and a former railway minister, Mr Roy said today he will quit parliament and the party next month. The Trinamool promptly suspended him for six years 22

25 September, 2017 2:07 PM I have no relatives to benefit from corruption, says PM Modi at BJP meet

Union finance minister Arun Jaitley shared the key points of PM Modi's speech at the meet, where the party also adopted a a six-point agenda to rid the country of poverty, terrorism, casteism, communalism and corruption​​. NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated his firm stand against corruption at the BJP National Executive Meet that concluded 143

24 September, 2017 7:43 PM Top priority to welfare of journalists, says Kalava

Awards presented to 13 journalists, including videographers and photographers The State government presented the best journalist and photo journalist awards for 2008, 2009, and 2010 on Sunday. Thirteen journalists, including videographers and photographers, received the awards. The government also gave away photo competition awards in categories such as Neeru-Pragati

24 September, 2017 7:41 AM PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat: Khadi not a cloth, but a movement to help the poor

Khadi and Village Industries Commission is a statutory organisation engaged in promoting and developing Khadi and village industries Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday referred to Khadi not as a cloth but a "movement" which should be taken forward as a campaign. Stating that he has observed a surge in the people's interest towards Khadi, the Prime 26

23 September, 2017 11:46 PM We made IITs, Pak made LeT: Sushma Swaraj

In her indomitable style laced with powerful expressions, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj ripped apart Pakistan on Saturday, while urging the comity of nations to accept terrorism as an existentialist danger to the humankind and to commit to adopt India's draft on the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT) by this year. Addressing 33

23 September, 2017 6:17 PM Record inflows into Srisailam reservoir

To brim to capacity, it needs another 94 tmcft of water The inflows into the Srisailam reservoir have crossed the 1.5 lakh cusecs mark for the first time this season. The water level in the reservoir, which fell to the rock bottom level of 782.3 ft, steadily increased to 864.8 ft with an inflow of 1,40,887 cusecs recorded on Saturday. The inflows peaked 22

23 September, 2017 5:51 PM At MGR centenary, a timely show of unity

Palaniswami, Panneerselvam launch scathing attack on DMK In an apparent show of strength and unity in a district which raised the first banner of revolt against the now-sidelined V.K. Sasikala and her clan under former MLA K.P. Munusamy, 30 Ministers lined up alongside Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami to mark the MGR Centenary celebrations here on Saturday 18

17 September, 2017 8:49 PM AIADMK is no ‘slave’ of Centre, says TN CM Edappadi Palaniswamy

Namakkal: Lashing out at his detractors, notably the DMK leader M K Stalin, the Chief Minister, Mr. Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday made clear that the Tamil Nadu government ‘is no slave’ of the Central government, but was only ‘coordinating’ with New Delhi to implement development schemes for the betterment of the state. Speaking at the huge AIADMK 31