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Rahul 'padyatra': Modi govt trying to snatch farmers' land for corporates
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Rahul 'padyatra': Modi govt trying to snatch farmers' land for...

Photograph: Rahul walks during his 15-km padyatra in Adilabad district in Telangana. Photograph: SnapsIndia In a blistering attack on Narendra Modi government, Rahul Gandhi on Friday accused it of trying to snatch land from farmers for "crony capitalists" and also did not spare Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, calling him a "mini-Modi" who too has "forgotten" the poor. The Congress vice president, who undertook a 15-km 'padyatra' (foot march) through five villages in scorching ... Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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5,000 runs and counting... It's Mithali's raj!

Mithali Raj trained in classical dance for eight years until she decided one day it was time to follow her heart and exhibit footwork of another kind. She swapped the ghungroos for cricketing pads and since then has made the opposition dance to her tune. Earlier this month, Mithali became only the second woman cricketer, after England's Charlotte Edwards, to reach the 5,000-run mark in ODIs. Haresh Pandya doffs his hat to the high-scoring lady.     Image: Indian women's cricket ...
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27 dead in Andhra stampede where lakhs gathered for holy dip

Women cry next to the bodies of victims killed in a stampede during the Maha Pushkaralu, a  festival, on the banks of river Godavari at Rajahmundry. Photograph: R Narendra/Reuters Twenty seven pilgrims, 23 of them women, died in a stampede on Tuesday on the banks of the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh on the first day of a major religious festival Godavari Pushkaram. Pilgrims surged towards one of the gates that allows access to the river banks and a group of women slipped causing ...
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With 'Jai Bhim-Jai Mim' can Owaisi woo Uttar Pradesh?

Bhim denotes Dalit icon Bhimrao Ambedkar, while Mim denotes the letter 'M' in the Urdu alphabet; the party used the slogan effectively in the 2014 Maharashtra assembly elections A Muslim leader from the south, the lone Member of Parliament of his political party, has apparently become a feared threat to the maintenance of communal harmony in a state in northern India. The Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh has denied All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen chief, and ...
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'How can some exercise be taken as a test of nationalism?'

  'I don't practise yoga. How am I less of a nationalist than the person who practises it? Is it a crime if I don't practice it?' In the concluding part of Asaduddin Owaisi's interview with Rediff.com, the Hyderabad MP, left, below, discusses the yoga nationalism test, the Bihar and UP assembly elections and more with Syed Firdaus Ashraf. Is the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) crippling the Muslim community economically, like with Maharashtra's beef ban and now derecognising madrasas? This ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
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Cash-for-vote: HC dismisses plea seeking judge's recusal

The Hyderabad high court on Monday dismissed an application moved by Telangana's nominated MLA Elvis Stephenson seeking the judge to recuse himself from hearing a petition filed by J Muthaiah, an accused in the cash-for-vote case. In another development, a local court on Monday extended the judicial remand of TDP MLA Revanth Reddy and two others till July 13 in connection with the case. Muthaiah had earlier moved the application seeking quashing of the FIR filed by Telangana Anti-Corruption ...
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Lights, action, music: Telangana celebrates turning 1

The youngest Indian state of Telangana, carved out of Andhra Pradesh, on Tuesday completed one year of its existence after nearly a five-decade struggle for separate statehood. The state had elected Telangana Rashtra Samiti president K Chandrasekhar Rao, who played a pivotal role in leading the struggle, as its chief minister in last year’s assembly elections. On June 2, 2014, the 29th state of India was carved out of Andhra Pradesh, triggering massive protest from Seemandhra region. In a ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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TDP MLA caught offering Rs 50 lakh bribe to legislator, jailed

How much is a vote worth? In Telangana, it seems the going price for a vote in the Legislative Council elections is Rs 5 crore. TDP MLA Revanth Reddy (seated in the middle in the backseat) had offered MLA Elvis Stephenson Rs 5 crore -- Rs 50 lakh before the vote and the rest after the voting was done. Photograph: SnapsIndia Telugu Desam Party Telangana MLA Revanth Reddy, who was caught while allegedly trying to give bribe to a nominated MLA to vote for his party's nominee in Monday's ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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As temperatures soar, death toll rises to 1,412

The death toll due to intense heat wave sweeping across many parts of the country continued to mount and reached 1,412 on Wednesday, with only Andhra Pradesh and Telangana accounting for 1,360 deaths.  As per the latest figures, the toll due to heat wave in Andhra Pradesh stood at 1,020 while it was 340 in Telangana. A fruit vendor seeks respite from the scorching heat in Hyderabad. Photograph: SnapsIndia While 168 deaths were reported in Andhra Pradesh since Tuesday, 74 deaths were ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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