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Nirav Modi Heist and Chowkidar Narendra Modi

by Ram Puniyani Corruption is a big menace in different countries, including ours. We witnessed the spectacle of the movement against corruption demanding Jan Lokpal, at the dharna at Jantar Mantar in 2011. The battle-cry of that surge was (...) - 2018 ... Mainstream, 1 month ago

Indians are so good at Maths, Physics, Stephen Hawking said in 2001

British physicist Stephen Hawking , who came to India on a 16-day long tour in January 2001, praised mathematical skills of Indians, but debunked astrology alongwith some of Albert Einstein’s theories. He told president K R Narayanan, “Indians are ...
 DNA1 month ago PHOTOS: When Hawking visited India  Rediff.com1 month ago

Tibetans-in-exile commemorate 1959 uprising in capital

Tibetans-in-exile held a protest in New Delhi on Saturday to commemorate the 1959 Tibetan uprising. The protest took place in Jantar Mantar area of the city. Previously, on Friday a Tibetan man, Tsekho Tugchak, died after he set himself ablaze in Dharamshala ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Rahul Gandhi promises Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh if Congress voted to power

Vijaywada : On the second straight day, both the Houses of Parliament were disrupted by the MPs from the State demanding ‘Special Category Status’ to Andhra Pradesh and implementation of the provisions of the AP Reorganisation Act. Outside Parliament, TDP ...
 Sify1 month ago Will give special status to Andhra Pradesh if voted to power: Rahul  Mathrubhumi1 month ago

Andhra special status: TDP likely to snap ties with BJP

With the Centre making it clear that special category status for Andhra Pradesh is not possible and most TDP MLAs and MLCs wanting the party to end its alliance with BJP, TDP president and Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is likely to set the separation process in motion beginning with the resignation of two TDP ministers -- Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Y S Chowdhary -- from the Narendra Modi cabinet.At the TDP Legislature Party meeting in Vijayawada on Tuesday, all 125 MLAs and 34 MLCs, barring ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

'Cauvery dispute will end with this judgment'

'According to politicians, farmers are the fourth grade citizens of India.''We farmers could meet the prime minister and ministers during Congress rule.''But none of the BJP ministers want to even meet us.''The prime minister has time only for foreigners, but has no time to meet us farmers.' IMAGE: The Cauvery flows through the Mettur dam in Tamil Nadu. Photograph: PTI Photo P Ayyakannu grabbed national attention when he, along with many farmers from Tamil Nadu, staged a prolonged protest at ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

CPI to hold joint protest for AP spl category status in Delhi

Opposition parties from Andhra Pradesh comprising the Congress and the CPI will hold a joint protest in Delhi tomorrow demanding the special category status for the southern state which was bifurcated in 2014."The protest will be held at the Jantar Mantar on ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Rural anger: Lakhs of farmers plan showdown with Modi govt in Delhi on Feb 23

A showdown seems imminent between the Narendra Modi government at the Centre and the beleaguered farming community of the country as latter plan to lay siege to the national capital from February 23. This protest has been announced even as Prime Minister ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago

'Achche Din has become an albatross around Modi's neck'

'The middle class stood by the BJP, especially after demonetisation, and they expected something in return.''Some section of the BJP believes the middle class is condemned to vote for the BJP as they have no other choice.''They think they can treat them any way, still the middle class will run to vote for it.''That's what the Budget seems to convey.' "Giving Rs 40,000 standard deduction and taking away other benefits worth Rs 35,000. And increasing cess. These are all tactless decisions. You ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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