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Money from cow slaughter racket funding terror: Maneka Gandhi

Maneka Gandhi
Union Minister Maneka Gandhi on Sunday expressed concern about India being the world's largest beef exporter and claimed that the money from illegal animal slaughter was used for perpetrating acts of terrorism.

Lessons from first session: Be ready with House agenda


After being perceived to be scrambling for business in its first full Parliament session in July-August, the NDA government is gearing up to be fully prepared much ahead of the winter session. There too, a long list of business is pending before the government.

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JNU: AISA wins polls, strong show by ABVP

AISA Protest

The Leftist All India Students’ Association has swept all four seats in the Jawaharlal Nehru Student Union elections but saw a major cut in its vote share as the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad gained major ground in the left-dominated university.

Soon, voting machines will have candidate photos

An Indian's guide to Lok Sabha elections

Electronic voting machines will soon carry photos of all poll hopefuls to curb the age-old electoral practice of confusing voters by fielding dummy candidates with similar names.

Jayalalithaa slams BJP over fishermen issue

Charging the BJP with adopting 'double-standards' on the fishermen issue, AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa said on Sunday voting for the national party will not benefit the people of her state.

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Crack the whip on Indians joining ISIS, Centre may tell NIA

With security agencies identifying 22 radicalised youth leaving India in response to the ‘jihadist’ call of the ISIS, the government may ask the NIA to file an FIR against unknown persons affiliated to the organisation.

Dikshit slams NDA for nudging UPA-appointed guvs

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit during a seminar
Attacking the NDA government for 'forcing' UPA-appointed governors to quit, former Kerala governor and three-time Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday said the new dispensation targeted the holders of the constitutional office 'selectively'.

India, China to talk investment in infra, energy

China's Vice President Xi Jinping
Agreements on major Chinese investment in industrial parks, infrastructure, energy and railways sectors are expected to be signed after Xi’s meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Ministers may not be allowed to use Gmail in office


Ministers and bureaucrats may soon be barred from using Gmail, Yahoo or any other email facility that has servers hosted outside India for any official communication. A new draft email policy makes services by the NIC mandatory for government work. 

Teacher kills self after fined Rs. 1 lakh by kangaroo court


A teacher committed suicide after being ridiculed at a village reconciliation meeting and asked to pay Rs. one lakh for allegedly having illicit relations with a married woman at Sagardighi in Murshidabad district on Sunday.

No comments, I did my duty, replies former PM Manmohan

Former PM Manmohan Singh, who is under fire from the former CAG Vinod Rai over the 2G spectrum scam and Coalgate, said on Sunday he had done his 'duty' and refused to respond to charges levelled against him.

After Maharashtra, BJP faces ally trouble in Bihar

After the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra and the HJC in Haryana, the BJP now has to contend with an ally in Bihar, a junior one, offering himself as the NDA’s chief ministerial candidate for the state assembly elections next year.
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