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PM to take feedback from 2.5 lakh welfare schemes beneficiaries

JAIPUR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek feedback from around 2.5 lakh beneficiaries of central and state run public welfare schemes here on Saturday.

BJP will target Kashmiris ahead of Lok Sabha polls: CPI-M

NEW DELHI: After bringing down the PDP-led government in Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP will target Kashmiris as anti-national and harbourers of terrorists, the CPI-M has said.

50 crore people availing social security cover: Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that 50 crore people in the country have come under social security cover, which is a 10-time leap from the 2014 figure.

Maharashtra LS bypolls: BJP leads one, trails in another

MUMBAI: The ruling BJP in Maharashtra is leading in Palghar but trailing in the Bhandara-Gondiya constituency as counting progresses in the May 28 Lok Sabha bypolls here on Thursday.

Modi won't confer awards at Vishwa Bharti varsity convocation, Mamata 'shocked'

SANTINIKETAN:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not confer Visva Bharati University's highest award Deshikottam during its convocation on Friday, the university announced on Thursday, triggering an angry reaction from West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who said she was "shocked and very unhappy".

BJP to protest JD-S, Congress forming government in Karnataka

BENGALURU: Unfazed by the fall of its 3-day government last week in Karnataka, a defiant BJP's state unit will protest across the state on Wednesday against the formation of the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S)-Congress coalition government, said a party official on Tuesday.

Lessons from Karnataka: Bank on social issues, leverage traditional and modern media platforms

The drama revolving around the Karnataka state elections refuses to fade away. The assembly election results were not able to provide a clear mandate to any party. The BJP emerged as the single largest party but popular rivals Congress and JD-S forged an alliance within hours of the announcement of the result after realising that the coalition will have the numbers to form the government.

Three drug peddlers arrested under NDPS Act in Punjab

NURMAHAL: The Nurmahal police have arrested a drug peddler on charge of selling poppy Husk.

Two drug peddlers arrested with 10 quintals poppy husk

SHAHKOT: The Shahkot police have arrested two drug peddlers and booked one on charge of smuggling and selling poppy husk. 

Administration releases draft ward delimitation in 13 blocks of Ludhiana

LUDHIANA: District Administration on Thursday released the draft copy of wards' delimitation in all 13 blocks of the district after completing the process of the delimitation of wards (wardbandi).

Trump names winners of his controversial 'Fake News Awards'

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has announced the winners of his so-called "Fake News Awards" for 2017 in a gimmick to escalate his attacks on major media outlets, with the top prize going to a New York Times article.

Man booked for stealing materials from house

SHAHKOT: The Shahkot police have booked a man on charge of stealing house hold materials from  a woman’s house.

Lok Sabha adjourned sine die

New Delhi:The Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Friday, bringing the short winter session to an end.

Government tables triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha amid uproar

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday tabled the triple talaq bill in the Rajya Sabha amid uproar, with the Congress and other opposition parties demanding that it be reffered to a parliamentary panel for detailed consideration.

Hardeep Singh Puri files nomination for RS Fodder scam: Sentencing of jailed Lalu on Wednesday 4 Meghalaya legislators, including 1 from Congress, to join BJP Congress has lost both plot and direction: Ananth Kumar Rahul to visit Congress on Saturday for review meeting Tiny tots steal the thunder in Spark mela Threat to Lalu's life, reinstate Z-Plus security: MP Nitish Kumar taunts Congress over defeat in Gujarat Assembly election results 2017 LIVE Updates: BJP leading on 99 seats in Gujarat Assembly election results 2017 LIVE Updates: BJP leading on 104 seats in Gujarat Assembly election results 2017 LIVE Updates: BJP leading on 108 seats in Gujarat Assembly election results 2017 LIVE Updates: BJP leading on 44 seats in Himachal Pradesh Assembly election results 2017 LIVE Updates: BJP leading on 102 seats in Gujarat Assembly election results 2017 LIVE Updates: BJP leading on 106 seats in Gujarat BJP poised to take power in Himachal BJP, Congress in neck and neck in Gujarat Assembly election results 2017 LIVE Updates: BJP leading on 86 seats in Gujarat EC yet to rule on complaints against Modi, BJP in Gujarat CT Group hosted the training session on CCTNS for Jalandhar Police Personnel Cane growers’ stage dharna for arrears Women among three booked for outraging modesty of woman Home Guard jawan died on duty Sushma, Jaitley, Rajnath meet NSA Congress delegation stopped from visiting Bengal's Baduria President condemns attack on Amarnath pilgrims Rahul blames Yogi government for Saharanpur violence Every Indian should have a house by 2022: Modi Uttar Pradesh government will work for all, says Yogi Odisha will be Centre's lab for pro-poor policies: Pradhan Demonetisation a 'big black scandal': Mamata
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