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Venkaiah loses slippers in Bengaluru 19.1.2018 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu had some awkward moments during his visit to Bengaluru on Friday as his footwear went missing, leaving him barefoot.   The incident occurred at BJP MP P C Mohan's residence where Naidu arrived at 8.30 am with complete security cover. Like other guests, who included BJP leaders Ananth Kumar, D V Sadananda Gowda, Jagadish Shettar, C T Ravi and V Somanna, he too left his footwear outside. Little did he expect he would later end up looking for his slippers. Confusion prevailed while he and his security team searched for the footwear amid the milling guests. Mohan to
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Don't be mulish, help resolve row: BJP tells CM 12.1.2018 Deccan Herald - News

Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar on Friday said that Chief Minister Siddaramaiah should take the initiative for an out-of-the court settlement with Goa to resolve the Mahadayi river water disputes.

Speaking to reporters in Bengaluru, Kumar said the state government missed the opportunity when Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar had expressed his willingness for bilateral talks to share the river water with Karnataka.

"Siddaramaiah should at least now shun his stubborn attitude and take the initiative for out-of-the court settlement with Goa to resolve the dispute," the Bangalore South MP said.

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K'taka home minister defends CM's 'terror' jibe at BJP-RSS 12.1.2018 General News
Defending Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's "Hindu terror" jibe at the BJP-RSS, Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy today said those who created an atmosphere of terror in the society were called terrorists. "He (Siddaramaiah) had said extremism...those who create an atmosphere of terror in the society are called terrorists. Their (BJP-RSS) conduct is also like that," he told reporters inMangaluru. Referring to certain controversial remarks of BJP MPs Pratap Simha and Shobha Karandlage and Union minister Ananth Kumar Hegde, Reddy said looking at all this, it was clear that the intention of these people was to disturb peace in the society. "Those who create an atmosphere of fear among peopleare called terrorists, the chief minister's statement was in that direction," he added. In a no-holds barred attack, Siddaramaiah had onJanuary 10 alleged that the BJP, RSS and Bajrang Dal had terroristswithin their organisations, a charge rubbished by the saffronparty. "They ...
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Union min invites PIOs to partner in country's development 9.1.2018 General News
Union Minister Ananth Kumar today invited Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) to partner in the development of their motherland and said the Center's programmes and schemes provide a great opportunity for them to forge this partnership. Addressing a session at the 1st PIO-Parliamentarian conference here, Kumar called the gathering a mini world parliament of PIOs and said, "All of you here are members of our extended family and bound by ties of history, emotional attachment, cultural affinities and kinship." He further said that under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India and its diaspora have found greater recognition and popularity in the comity of nations. "The minister invited the august gathering of PIOs to partner in the development of their motherland India," Kumar was quoted as saying in a statement issued by the Parliamentary Affairs Ministry. The Modi government's flagship schemes such as Skill India, Start up India Stand up India, Make in India etc.
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BJP’s pitch for Bengaluru: ‘regaining its past glory’ 8.1.2018 Hindu: Karnataka
Multiple BJP leaders accused the Congress government of ruining Bengaluru’s image and pitched BJP as its saviour who would return the city to its past glory. “The city once known as a garden city is n...
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18th All India Whips' Conference to focus on efficient 7.1.2018 General News
Efficient functioning of legislatures will be a key issue whips of Parliament and legislatures, and parliamentary affairs ministers of various states will deliberate upon when they meet for a two-day conference beginning tomorrow in Rajasthan's Udaipur. The conference -- to be inaugurated by Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, and Chemicals and Fertilisers Ananth Kumar -- will also consider rolling out of e-Sansad and e- Vidhan in Parliament and state legislatures to digitise and make their functioning paperless, an official statement said. Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Scindia, Union Ministers of State Vijay Goel and Arjun Ram Meghwal would also attend the inaugural session of the 18th All India Whips' Conference being organised by Union Parliamentary Affairs Ministry and the state government, the statement added. "The Whips' Conference would make other recommendations for smooth and efficient working of Parliament and the state legislatures in the light
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BJP MP asks Javadekar to start providing education on Hindu 6.1.2018 General News
A senior BJP leader has urged HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar to work on providing education on Hindu rituals in Sanskrit schools, saying it will boost agriculture and employment. BJP's Kisan Morcha (agriculture wing) chief Virendra Singh 'Mast' has written to Javadekar that 'karmkand' (ritualism) has a direct link with agricultural lifestyle and starting providing education on it will boost farm growth. In his letter to Javadekar yesterday, Singh said, "You are requested to consider this policy which will take forward the tradition of 'rishi-krishi' and make arrangements for education in ritualism in Sanskrit schools." In a statement, the BJP leader said that he has contributed Rs 1 crore from his MP fund to open 10 'karmkand' schools in his Lok Sabha constituency Bhadohi. Education on ritualism will help check "erosion" of social values and empower society and boost agriculture, Singh said. People trained in ritualism are in demand in India and abroad, he said, adding ..
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Triple talaq bill pushed to Budget session, will the Centre take ordinance route? 6.1.2018 Zee News : India National
The triple talaq bill will now be introduced in the Budget Session of the Parliament.
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Winter Session of Parliament 2017 concludes Productivity of Lok Sabha 91.58% and that of Rajya Sabha 56.29% 13 Bills passed by both the Houses of Parliament Budget Session of Parliament 2018 5.1.2018 General News
Winter Session of Parliament 2017 concludes Productivity of Lok Sabha 91.58% and that of Rajya Sabha 56.29% 13 Bills passed by both the Houses of Parliament Budget Session of Parliament 2018 to commence from January 29, 2018
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Budget Session to commence from 29 Jan; Arun Jaitley will present Narendra Modi govt's last full Budget on 1 Feb 5.1.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present India's first Budget post the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) on 1 February 2018.
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Congress doing injustice to Muslim women by opposing triple talaq bill, says Ananth Kumar 5.1.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
Parliamentary affairs ministers Ananth Kumar on Friday accused the Congress of doing injustice to the Muslim women by opposing the Triple Talaq Bill saying that they should learn from the past and let the legislation pass
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In a Rush to Please Amit Shah, Parrikar Wades Into a Storm Over ‘Sellout’ on Mahadayi in Goa 5.1.2018 The Wire

The assurance to release water a mere political stunt as long as Goa CM refuses to talk to Siddaramaiah.

The post In a Rush to Please Amit Shah, Parrikar Wades Into a Storm Over ‘Sellout’ on Mahadayi in Goa appeared first on The Wire.

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Triple talaq: Ananth Kumar accuses Congress of doing injustice to Muslim women 5.1.2018 Zee News : India National
The Congress should learn from history and allow the Triple Talaq Bill to pass, said the BJP leader.
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Sandwiched Between Anant and Ananth, Yeddyurappa's Worries Grow in Karnataka 5.1.2018 Top Politics News- News18.com
Ananth Kumar and Yeddyurappa have had a love hate relationship. It is a fact that both are protégé of Yeddyurappa and the Lingayat strongman was initially depending on Ananth Kumar as he was his points person in New Delhi.
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Congress Has Double Standards on Triple Talaq Bill, Says Arun Jaitley 5.1.2018 Top Politics News- News18.com
"The Congress is showing double standards. It is trying to stall the bill in the Rajya Sabha after supporting it in the Lok Sabha," Kumar quoted Jaitley as saying.
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Congress doing injustice to Muslim women: Ananth Kumar 5.1.2018 Hindu: News
They are doing injustice the same way they did in the Shah-Bano case, say the Parliamentary Affairs Minister
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Parliament sees disruptions over Maharashtra violence (Roundup) 3.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
The riots in Bhima-Koregaon in Pune during the 200th anniversary celebrations of the Anglo-Maratha War of 1818 forced adjournments in both Houses of Parliament on Wednesday, with the Congress demanding a probe by a Supreme Court judge and a statement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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'Congress has double standards on triple talaq bill' 3.1.2018 BusinessLine - National
Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley today accused the Congress of “double standards” in its stand on the triple talaq bill, saying it was trying to stall the bill in the Rajya Sabha after supporting it in...
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Congress showing double standards on triple talaq bill: Jaitley 3.1.2018 Latest News
Congress showing double standards on triple talaq bill, trying to stall bill in RS: Jaitley
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Congress has double standards on triple talaq bill: Jaitley 3.1.2018 deccanherald.com
Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley today accused the Congress of "double standards" in its stand on the triple talaq bill, saying it was trying to stall the bill in the Rajya Sabha after supporting it in the Lok Sabha. Addressing the BJP Parliamentary Party, the Union finance minister also said the government wanted a debate on the bill, which criminalises instant talaq, and its passage with a consensus like the GST bill, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar told reporters. "The Congress is showing double standards. It is trying to stall the bill in the Rajya Sabha after supporting it in the Lok Sabha," Kumar quoted Jaitley as saying. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah were also present in the weekly meeting of BJP MPs. The government has to depend on the opposition and other non-NDA parties in the Rajya Sabha for passage of its bills as it does not have a majority in the House, unlike the Lok Sabha where it enjoys strong support. Kumar said the government has been talking to the ...
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