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Last updated: Mar 24 2017 21:59 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Adityanath as CM is shocking, says New York Times 24.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The decision to pick Hindutva leader Adityanath Yogi as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh shows the BJP thinks "nothing stands in the way of transforming a secular republic into a Hindu state", the New York Times said on Friday.
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PM Modi sets eye on 2019 Lok Sabha polls, asks BJP MPs to hit the ground 24.3.2017 India Today| Must Read
As part of his ongoing interaction with BJP MPs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met party members of Parliament from Gujarat, Rajasthan, Goa and Daman-Diu. PM Modi has asked them to prepare the ground for 2019 Lok Sabha elections in their respective constituencies.
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Mamata hints at support for Advani or Sushma for President, TMC plays down speculation 24.3.2017 DNA: Opinion
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is constantly at loggerheads with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), made a surprising comment when she said she would not mind if LK Advani, Sushma Swaraj or Sumitra Mahajan became the president. The statement came during a 45-minute TV interview aired by a Bengali channel on Thursday night. Asked why the Trinamool Congress MP in Manipur was supporting the BJP government,  she said: “These things happen in the north-eastern states. Money decides politics out there. I don’t even know this man.” However, TMC Rajya Sabha MP Derek O'Brien said that Mamata's comments were misconstrued.  This was the statement @MamataOfficial made on a Bengali TV channel yesterday. Some Delhi papers spiced it up in translation. https://t.co/2VYoXJV8Uk — Derek O'Brien (@quizderek) March 24, 2017 During the interview, Mamata also refused to accept the Uttar Pradesh assembly election results and said that there was something ‘fishy’ about the ...
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Kerala to get representation in Modi cabinet 24.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Kerala will get a representation in the Modi cabinet during the next reshuffle, a party leader said on Friday.
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Don't seek favours, work for development: Narendra Modi to UP MPs 24.3.2017 Top Stories
This was first such meeting after BJP leader Yogi Adityanath took over as CM of UP
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Shun pressuring government for transfer-posting: Modi to UP MPs 23.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Days after the BJP installed its government under Yogi Adityanath in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday cautioned party MPs from the state to refrain from pressurising state officials and asked them to focus on development of their region, sources said.
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Decoding the Modi effect 23.3.2017 Hindu: Home
Exclusion of the Muslim minority from its electoral calculus may have helped the BJP, but the fallout can be serious
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EVMs should be replaced with Right2Vote's mobile voting platform 23.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
EVMs should be replaced with Right2Vote's mobile voting platform
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NDA ally: BJP does not have political decency 23.3.2017 Rediff: Interviews
'The cadres who die for the party are from the backward and scheduled caste communities while the leaders and those who enjoy power are from the forward community.'
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Narada sting operation: Will it dent Mamata Banerjee's popularity? 23.3.2017 Top Stories
When the SC refused to stay the CBI probe, Mamata welcomed it and called it positive
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Congress ex-leader S.M. Krishna joins BJP 22.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Former Congress leader S.M. Krishna on Wednesday joined the BJP, calling it "very important stop in my onward journey".
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S M Krishna joins BJP a year before Karnataka Assembly polls 22.3.2017 Latest News
Former Karnataka Chief Minister S M Krishna joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday, giving the party a crucial urban face and a leader amongst the dominant Vokkaliga community ahead of the assembly elections next year.Krishna, as the Congress chief minister played a role in helping Bengaluru retain the tag of India's tech hub against Chandrababu Naidu's Hyderabad in the early 2000's. He had roped in Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani and get him involved in improving Bengaluru's infrastructure. His urban focus had drawn the ire of rural voters across Karnataka, reeling under drought, losing power in an ill-timed elections that he expected to capitalise on the UPA's rise nationally. Besides having a sway on urban voters, Krishna, 84, is also an influential leader among the Vokkaliga community, dominant in southern Karnataka, where BJP has struggled to make significant inroads in the largely agrarian region. Krishna joined the BJP in Delhi in the presence of party ...
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From Mahant to Uttar Pradesh CM: Here's Yogi Adityanath's road to power 22.3.2017 Top Stories
Adityanath is a familiar face in national politics due to his communal remarks from time to time
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Who Modi will choose as next president of India; Advani in race? 21.3.2017 India Today| Must Read
The landslide victory for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh Assembly election has intensified the debate surrounding the next presidential election.
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PM Narendra Modi can now have a president of his choice 21.3.2017 India Today| Must Read
PM Modi is unlikely to continue with a President from Congress background. And, recent Assembly elections have given PM Modi robust numbers to have a president of his choice.
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Letters: Time to deliver 20.3.2017 Business Standard: Opinion & Analysis
During and post-demonetisation the common man of India has sacrificed a lot
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Will move court against 'EVM tampering' in 2-3 days: Mayawati 20.3.2017 Latest News
EC had rejected Mayawati's claim and said her demand for using ballot papers was legally untenable
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DNA Morning Must Reads: CM Adityanath has keys to Modi's 2019 success; Federer beats Stan Wawrinka; and more 20.3.2017 DNA: Mumbai
1. Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath has the keys to Modi's 2019 success UP’s new BJP government has quite a few promises to keep, from waiving off farm loans to shutting down slaughter houses, which will be put to test in the next general elections. Read more here . 2. Nitish Kumar or Sharad Pawar? Opposition split over anti-Modi face After the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) decimated the opposition parties in the politically significant Uttar Pradesh (UP) in the Assembly elections, political circles are agog with discussions on who will take on the Prime Minister Modi's juggernaut in the 2019 general elections. Find out here . 3. Now, hate crime in Australia? Indian Catholic priest stabbed in Melbourne church In an apparent hate crime, an Indian Catholic priest was attacked by a 72-year-old man while leading the Sunday mass in a Melbourne church, according to media reports. Read more here . 4. Cognizant may cut 6,000 - 10,000 jobs during annual appraisals US-based IT major Cognizant Technology Solutions ...
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Markets take a breather at open following weak global cues; Idea up 6% 20.3.2017 Top Stories
Idea gained nearly 15% in early trade after reports that the co has approved merger with Vodafone
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What about internal elections? Congress' poll promise yet to bear fruit 20.3.2017 Latest News
It has for years talked of the imminence of internal polls at all levels
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