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President Kovind gives assent to Triple Talaq Bill

On Tuesday, the bill was passed in Rajya Sabha with 99 votes in its favour and 84 against, despite the BJP lacking the required numbers in the upper house

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Finance Ministry has a new Finance Secretary : Rajiv Kumar

Mr Rajiv Kumar has been appointed as Finance Secretary

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Amit Shah orders BJP MPs to attend Rajya Sabha for Triple Talaq Bill

During the BJP parliamentary party meeting held earlier on Tuesday, Shah said that all party MPs in Rajya Sabha must remain present during division of vote on the triple talaq bill

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"When mother kisses son, Is it sex?": Jitan Ram Manjhi

Jitan Ram Manjhi came in support of Azam Khan after his sexist remarks in parliament

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Can't forgive Azam Khan even if he apologises: Rama Devi

Azam Khan has been condemned by political leaders across the parties for his remarks

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Lok Sabha members demand exemplary action against Azam Khan

The members of Lok Sabha jointly demanded exemplary action against Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan after he made inappropriate sexist comment on BJP MP Rama Devi

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Finance Secretary applies for voluntary retirement after being shifted to Power Ministry

In a major bureaucratic rejig, Subhash Chandra Garg was replaced by Department of Investment and Public Asset Management Secretary Atanu Chakraborty

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Life convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, Nalini released on parole

Nalini Sriharan, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, was released on a month's parole in Vellore in Tamil Nadu today for her daughter Harithra's wedding

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Anti-terror bill passed in Lok Sabha

Home Minister Amit Shah defended amendments to anti-terror law, saying they are essential to keep law enforcement agencies one step ahead of terrorists

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J&K Governor regrets for insensitive statement

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on July 22 regretted his remark on July 21 where he asked gunmen to go after corrupt politicians and bureaucrats

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In a major rejig, six states get new Governors

In a statement released by the Rashtrapati Bhavan, six new Governors have been appointed

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Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit passes away

Sheila Dikshit was the longest serving CM of Delhi, having headed the state from 1998 to 2013.

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