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UN experts asks India to protect journalist Rana Ayyub from online hate campaign 27.5.2018 General News
A group of UN human rights experts has expressed concern over continued threats to journalist Rana Ayyub, calling on the Indian government to urgently take steps to protect her and ensure the threats against her are promptly and thoroughly investigated. "We are highly concerned that the life of Rana Ayyub is at serious risk following these graphic and disturbing threats," said the UN experts. Ayyub is an independent journalist and writer whose work has included investigations into alleged crimes committed by public and government officials. The experts recalled the murder of another Indian journalist, Gauri Lankesh, who had also received death threats for her work. Lankesh, who was shot dead in September last year outside her home in Bangalore, had written critically about religious fundamentalism, the governing party and right-wing politics, as well as the caste system. The UN experts are Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions Agnes Callamard, Special ...
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We haven’t called for bandh, says Yeddyurappa 27.5.2018 Hindu: National
B.S. Yeddyurappa, Leader of the Opposition in the Legislative Assembly, has changed tack on the proposed Karnataka bandh (barring Bengaluru) on Monda
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BJP will win 2019 polls with 51% majority: Ram Madhav 27.5.2018 General News
Responding to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu's remark that the Bharatiya Janata Party will have a tough battle to fight in the 2019 general elections with the opposition parties uniting against the former, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav said that they will come in power with a 51 percent majority.Ram Madhav also said that the alliance of the Opposition parties will have no impact on BJP's fate in the upcoming general elections in 2019."The gathbandhan is of all corrupt parties. People will never accept such parties," he said.While addressing the 'Mahanadu', Chief minister Naidu said that the TDP will have a major role to play in the Loksabha 2019 polls. He even said that all the parties met him in Bangalore when they went for the swearing-in of Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy.He even said that he is not interested in the Prime Minister's position.Earlier the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister attacked PM Narendra Modi for betraying the people of the state."Five crore people .
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Modi in Odisha: We achieved more in 4 years than UPA did in 47, says PM 27.5.2018 Business Standard: News Now
Modi promises 'new India' in 4 years, says his govt believes in commitment
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New govt. faces another demand, this time from garment workers 26.5.2018 Hindu: National
They seek implementation of draft notification of revised wages that was withdrawn in March
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Police launch probe to trace trail of fake messages 26.5.2018 Hindu: National
Case booked against unknown rumour-mongers
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‘BJP failed to fulfil its election promises’ 26.5.2018 Hindu: Hyderabad
Congress observes Betrayal Day against NDA’s four-year rule
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HD Kumaraswamy Congratulates PM Modi On Completing 4 Years In Office 26.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy today congratulated the BJP-led NDA government on completing four years in office.
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Some issues with Congress over portfolio allocation, says Kumaraswamy 26.5.2018 Business Standard: News Now
But it is not an issue that will pull down the government, said Kumaraswamy
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IT men defeats local men, KSEB women beats TN Juniors 26.5.2018 General News
Income Tax, Delhi defeated Coimbatore District BasketBall Association 87-78 in the inaugural match of the 53rd All India Basketball Championnship for Men here today. In the women's section for the CRI Pumps Trophy, KSEB Thiruananthapuram walloped Tamil Nadu Juniors 74-34. The winners led 36-17 at half time. In the men's match, the taxmen trailed 37-40 at half time, but rallied well to win the game by just nine points. Vishal kumar and Rachit played well for the winners, netting 23 and 16 points, while G Gerard sunk 21 points and Vinith Kumar 19 for the losers. The start of the matches were delayed by 90 minutes due to rains. Punjab Police, Punjab, Indian Air Force, Delhi, Customs (Chennai), Arise Steel (Chennai), Indian Railway, Delhi, ASC Bengaluru, Income Tax, Delhi and CBDA are the teams vying for honours in the men's event for the Nachimuthu Gounder Cup. The women's section has Eastern Railway, Kolkata, Kerala Police, Thiruvananthapuram, South-West Railway, Hubli, ...
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Karnataka: JD(S) and Congress facing ‘some issues’ over portfolio allocation, says HD Kumaraswamy 26.5.2018 Scroll.in
There is no threat to the government, the chief minister clarified.
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Private school told to buy computers for government schools 26.5.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
KSCPCR came up with this penalty for violating norms under the Right to Education Act
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Civic chief asks expert committee to visit all waste processing plants 26.5.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Technical Guidance Committee was set up to improve efficiency of the plants
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Facing charges of nepotism, Mayawati removes her brother from post of... 26.5.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Facing charges of nepotism, Mayawati removes her brother from post of...
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Netherlands eyes India, EMs post-Brexit 26.5.2018 Hindu: Business
‘We see future growth in Asia’s third-largest economy, says Dutch Minister Sigrid Kaag
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Locals up in arms as Gottigere kalyani is filled with debris 26.5.2018 Hindu: News
Urge BBMP to save the heritage structure
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Opposition leaders coming together to save themselves: Modi 26.5.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday attacked the opposition unity, saying the corrupt leaders were coming together "not to save the country but to save themselves", making an apprent attack on Congress President Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi.
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Cleaner sets ablaze two AC buses 26.5.2018 Hindu: Madurai
Sivaganga Enraged after he was denied salary, a cleaner has set fire to two air-conditioned luxury buses of a private travel company, operating long
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Are water ATMs the way forward? 26.5.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Hundreds of ATMs have sprung up across the country promising safe and affordable water. But is this the way ahead? We find out
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Karnataka's last resort politics 26.5.2018 Rediff: Columns
'Where in parliamentary democracies around the world do political parties drag Supreme Court judges in the middle marches of the night to decide who will rule?' asks Sunil Sethi.
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