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7 December, 2018 3:10 PM Will Devendra Fadnavis Defy Amit Shah, Asks Sharad Pawar On Maratha Quota

Latching onto BJP chief Amit Shah's remark that reservations cannot exceed 50 per cent, NCP supremo Sharad Pawar today said that the Maharashtra Chief Minister will have to show the "courage" to overrule Mr Shah while granting quota to the Marathas. He also batted for quota for the Muslims and questioned the BJP's stand that reservations could not be given 85

3 December, 2018 6:59 AM Telangana polls: Development of 'Dakshin Ayodhya' an election issue in Bhadrachalam

With the Ram Mandir issue back on the national political landscape, this Telangana temple down has become a poll plank for the state assembly elections with the ruling TRS being accused of neglecting development of what is known as 'Ayodhya of South' among devotees of Lord Rama. About 32 kms away from this temple town, there is a place called 'Parnasala' 52

30 November, 2018 11:41 PM KCR's Daughter Dares Rahul Gandhi To Back Telangana Demands In Parliament

Reacting to Rahul Gandhi's speech at an election rally in Nizamabad, K Kavitha said if Mr Gandhi had true love for Telangana, he should back TRS MPs on the issues they plan to raise in Parliament. Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MP K Kavitha yesterday dared Congress president Rahul Gandhi to support their demands in Parliament during the winter session 85

30 November, 2018 6:25 PM Rahul Gandhi Speaks Like A Joker: KCR's Comeback On Commission Jibe

Rahul Gandhi had called Mr Rao "Khao Commission Rao", slamming him for allegedly making his family rich at the cost of development in Telangana. Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) chief K Chandrasekhar Rao, also known as KCR, has returned Congress president Rahul Gandhi's scathing attack with equal intensity on Friday. At a rally Illendu, he said Mr Gandhi 63

22 November, 2018 6:00 AM Will make efforts to see that non-Congress, non-BJP govt is formed at the Centre: KCR

KCR stepped up attack on Telugu Desam Party chief and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu for allegedly trying to hurt Telangana's interests. TRS president and caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao, on November 21, alleged that both the Congress and BJP tried to wield control on states by usurping their rights and said he would make efforts 64

29 October, 2018 11:07 AM NPP to contest Mizoram polls, decide on seats soon

The National People's Party (NPP) on Monday announced it would contest the elections to the 40-member Mizoram legislative assembly scheduled to be held on November 28. The NPP has received 25 applications seeking party tickets. These are being scrutinised by the leadership, party convener Lianzuala told reporters. The number of seats the party would 74

15 August, 2018 4:54 AM On Independence Day, PM Salutes 6 Navy Officers For Sailing Across Globe

Independence day 2018: PM Modi salutes the INSV Tarini crew, who in their maiden attempt, spent 194 days and nearly eight months away from home port. Addressing the nation on 72nd Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today praised a group of six women officers of the Indian Navy for circumnavigating the globe. He said that the nation's daughters 59

14 August, 2018 12:51 PM Those attending Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort to get a special gift this year

Those attending the Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort this year will get a special gift - handfans or pankha made by tribals. The Ministry of Defence had placed an order for 1000 handfans made by tribals to be distributed for the invitees. The idea was mooted by Trifed of Ministry of Tribal Affairs to promote the tribal product and at the same time help the invitees 52

14 August, 2018 9:19 AM Tough battle between BJP, Congress awaits in poll-bound Chhattisgarh: Report

To win the Dalit votes, BJP is depending on Ajit Jogi but Congress is likely to tie up with Bahujan Samaj Party Assembly elections in Chhattisgarh are round the corner. While the Congress is putting its best foot forward in the state to bridge a gap of around 0.7 percent votes, the saffron party is likely to get the support of Ajit Jogi’s party 81

10 August, 2018 2:24 AM Every tribal person in Madhya Pradesh will have a house by 2022, promises Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The BJP government in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh has decided to withdraw petty criminal cases pending against people from the tribal community. Announcing this on the occasion of World Tribal Day, chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan showered sops on the tribal population and pledged to uplift the community that has been lagging behind in growth and development 115