Mamata: ‘Those living in Bengal will have to learn to speak Bengali’

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said those living in the state will have to learn to speak Bengali, and that non-Bengalis will have to face consequences if they continue to target Bengali-speaking people. Read More
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Jyotiraditya Scindia: ‘Focusing on strengthening Congress in UP’

The Congress general secretary in charge of western Uttar Pradesh, Jyotiraditya Scindia, said that senior party leaders are focusing on strengthening the grand old party after the humiliating defeat in Lok Sabha election in the state. Read More
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Sreedharan to PM: Block Kejriwal’s proposal of free Metro for women

E Sreedharan, who is also known as the “Metro Man” of India for his planning and execution of the Delhi Metro network, has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to allow Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s proposal to give free Delhi Metro passes for women. Read More
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Priyanka: ‘I’ll find out who worked for the party in this election’

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra slammed Congress workers and said since she had been “asked to speak”, she would not mince words about party men not doing enough to ensure victory. Read More
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Mike Pompeo cites BJP election slogan ‘Modi hai to mumkin hai’

The US secretary of state Mike Pompeo cited popular BJP election slogan “Modi hai to mumkin hai”. Read More
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BJP MP Satyadev Pachauri: ‘Would kill child rapists if I had power’

Satyadev Pachauri termed rape of underage girls as “inhuman act” and said if he had the power to punish, he would have killed rapists. Read More
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New TRS MLAs: ‘We are not sheep or buffaloes to be purchased’

The 12 Congress MLAs, who recently joined TRS hit out opposition party’s state leadership for its attack on them. They said their action was in accordance with the Constitutional provisions. Read More
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Modi to ministers: ‘Reach office on time, avoid working from home’

Narendra Modi instructed the council of ministers to reach office on time and avoid working from home to set an example for others. Read More
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Sachin Tendulkar thanks Narendra Modi for ‘promoting cricket’

Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a tweet for “promoting” cricket during the latter’s recent visit to the Maldives. Read More
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Hardik asks Modi to do ‘surgical strike in China’ for missing An-32

Patidar leader Hardik Patel made a bizarre statement claiming that China was behind the missing IAF An-32 aircraft along with its crew. He not only said this, but also urged PM Narendra Modi to launch a “surgical strike” against China to bring back the plane and the airmen. Read More
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Varun says minority community’s votes are a blessing for him

Varun Gandhi, the newly elected BJP MP from Pilibhit, while visiting to his constituency, said he thinks the votes he has got from minority community members as a “blessing”, but insisted that not many from the community cast their ballot in his favour. Read More
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Azam: ‘Madrassas don’t produce people like Godse or Pragya’

Samajwadi Party senior leader and Rampur MP Azam Khan said madrasas don’t produce people like Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse or 2008 Malegaon blasts accused Pragya Singh Thakur. Read More
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Arvind Subramanian: GDP inflated during both UPA, NDA rule

Former chief economic advisor Arvind Subramanian suggested that India’s growth was overstated by about to 2.5 per cent. Referring to his research paper, he said the average annual growth between 2011-12 and 2016-17 may have been about 4.5 per cent, not 7 per cent. Read More
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Over journalists’ arrests, Rahul says ‘Yogi behaving foolishly’

Congress president Rahul Gandhi while speaking against the arrest of three journalists for allegedly “defaming” Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, said the CM was “behaving foolishly”. Read More
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Pawar says ‘giving ticket to blasts accused attack on democracy’

Nationalist Congress Party president Sharad Pawar, while taking a dig at the BJP over Bhopal MP Pragya Singh Thakur, said giving ticket to a person accused of triggering bomb blasts is an attack on democracy. Read More
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Nitish: ‘JD(U) won’t compromise on principles, but issue with BJP’

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, on Monday, said that Janata Dal (United) will never compromise on its principles and claimed that there was no ill will with BJP over his party not joining the government at the Centre. Read More
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Assam Army veteran released from detention, says ‘it’s like Eid now’

Former Indian Army officer and Kargil war veteran Mohammad Sanaullah, who was arrested after a foreigners’ tribunal of Assam declared him foreigner, has been released from a detention centre in Guwahati. After release, he said it was like Eid for him. Read More
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Ram Madhav: BJP will be in the power till the 2047

Ram Madhav said, “There will be BJP in power till we enter 100th year of independence in 2047.” Read More
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Modi: Kerala is as much mine as is Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, “Be it Udupi, Guruvayur or Dwarkadhish, for us - the people of Gujarat, there is an emotional connection. Coming from Gujarat, the land of Dwarkadhish, to Guruvayur gives one a special feeling.” Read More
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Rahul Gandhi: PM uses ‘poison of hatred’ to divide India

Congress president Rahul Gandhi said the PM is using “poison of hatred” to divide India. Read More
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