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Devendra Fadnavis says Rahul Gandhi is speechless having high humour quotient

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis took pot-shots at Congress president Rahul Gandhi, saying his speeches have high humour quotient and he need not be taken seriously.

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Devendra Fadnavis addressed more than 87 rallies this Lok Sabha Election

Fadnavis addressed as many as 87 rallies in Maharashtra. He had prepared a plan of holding of holding at least one rally in every Lok Sabha constituency and he managed to do it.

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Sushma’s Balakot remarks spark row

In the February 26 attack by the Indian Air Force on the Jaish-e-Mohammad terror camp at Balakot in Pakistan, no Pakistani soldier or civilian died, Ministry of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj said on Friday.

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Gandhi Mandela Award for excellence

The Interactive Forum on Indian economy (IFIE) has constituted the Gandhi Mandela Awards for Excellence. The first edition of the awards ceremony will be held at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi on July 18.

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Cong charge not just against me but OBCs: Modi

Responding to the Congress’s ‘thief’ charge against him, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tried to use it against the grand old party by claiming that the allegation is actually against his caste. He belongs to a community that is officially regarded as backward.

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Normal monsoon, says Met

Soothing concerns regarding rainfall shortage, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that the monsoon is expected to be average this year. It also downplayed the El Nino weather phenomenon.

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Govt should respond properly to military veterans’ letter

While the Narendra Modi government is being slammed, and rightly so, for the politicization of armed forces, we should not lose sight of the fact that other interest groups are also involved. The fact that two of the eight former defence chiefs have denied having signed the petition to President Ram Nath Kovind in this regard clearly shows that the anti-Modi elements are not exactly the paragons of propriety.

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EC penalizes Yogi, Mayawati

The Election Commission (EC) has penalized UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) head Mayawati for allegedly violating the model code of conduct (MCC). They had made improper statements in public meetings.

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Military veterans write to Prez against politicization of armed forces

In a big embarrassment to the Narendra Modi government, over 150 military veterans, including eight former chiefs, have written to President Ram Nath Kovind to stop the politicization of armed forces in the ongoing poll campaign.

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EC acts tough against Modi biopic, NaMo TV

In a couple of setbacks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Election Commission yesterday disallowed the screening of a biopic on him till the completion of Lok Sabha elections and sought the certification of the content of NaMo TV.

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BJP manifesto stresses welfare

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) released its manifesto for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections today.

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SC to hear stay on Modi biopic on tomorrow

In a move that could spell trouble for the makers of the Modi biopic, the Supreme Court has agreed to hear a petition demanding a stay on the movie.

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