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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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Cong manifesto: Clever but…

Rahul is trying to present himself as a promise-keeper against Modi

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Modi is right on ‘Hindu terror’—almost

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has rightly slammed the Congress over the issue of ‘Hindu terror.’

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Congress’ petulance over Modi biopic

The Congress’ demand to postpone release of the Narendra Modi biopic militates against the spirit of liberty.

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Chidambaram’s hypocrisy on defence secrets

He wants Modi to disclose details about Rafale but not about the anti-satellite missile test.

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Congress leader’s self-goal

With enemies like Congress’s Indian overseas chief Sam Pitroda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi doesn’t need any friends.

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