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Maharashtra Sadan row: Gadkari slams Cong, NCP

Shiv Sena MP tries to put food in the mouth of a Muslim employee during Ramzan. (Video grab)
Union minister and BJP leader Nitin Gadkari has accused the Congress and NCP of using the Maharashtra Sadan episode involving a Shiv Sena MP to "malign" the image of the saffron combine.

Sushma discusses a range of issues in Nepal

Sushma Swaraj
Looking at further expanding bilateral ties, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday held talks with her Nepalese counterpart Mahendra Bahadur Pandey in Kathmandu on a range of issues and resolved to push for more cooperation in areas such as trade, investment and security.

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Akal Takht intervenes: Sikh conventions called off

A devotee pays obeisance at Golden Temple
Jathedar Akal Takht Gyani Gurbachan Singh issued a directive to Sikhs of Haryana, ruling SAD (Badal) and the entire Sikh community not to hold any kind of rally or convention on Sunday in Amritsar and in Karnal by Haryana-based Sikh leaders.

Congress leaders detained on way to Moradabad

A devotee pays obeisance at Golden Temple

Congress leaders Madhusudan Mistry and Nagma were on Saturday detained here when they were on their way to Moradabad to hold a 'peace march'.

Situation on LAC peaceful: Army

 Army soldiers

Against the backdrop of repeated incursions by China into Indian territory, a top Army commander on Saturday said the situation on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) was "absolutely peaceful and calm" and such incidents happen due to differences in perception.

Rahul targets Modi, Sena over price rise,‘bullying’

Ved Pratap Vaidik is RSS man: Rahul Gandhi
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government on the rising prices of vegetables, saying ‘tall promises’ had been made to people but there was a huge difference between one’s words and the deeds performed.

UP on boil again: 2 killed in clashes in Saharanpur, curfew imposed

Curfew was imposed in the town following the outbreak of violence in which mobs set nearly two dozen shops and a dozen vehicles on fire. A dispute between two communities over two places of worship close to each other led to the flare-up, the police said.

Tension in Moradabad over BJP, Congress protests

clash, Moradabad
Tension gripped the Kanth area of Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad district on Saturday as the BJP refused to back out of its proposed protest against district officials for victimising its cadres.

Odisha: Girl sets self afire after parents say 'no school fee'

A 15-year-old girl in Odisha set herself on fire after her parents said they couldn't pay her school fee, a family member said. An official Saturday termed it as an accident.

Jaitley promises 'grand' war memorial for martyrs

Arun Jaitley
On the 15th anniversary of the Kargil War, defence minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the government will soon finalise the site for construction of a "grand" National War Memorial.

1 killed, 4 injured in grenade attack in Baramulla

A policeman was killed and four others injured in a grenade attack by militants in Sopore town of Baramulla district in Kashmir early on Saturday, police said.

No case for Congress to claim Leader of Opposition in LS: AG

The Congress is not eligible for the post of Leader of the Opposition in Lok Sabha as it does not have the requisite strength (10% of total seats), attorney general Mukul Rohatgi has told Speaker Sumitra Mahajan.
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