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Modi addresses first press conference in five years, takes no questions

Modi addresses first press conference in five years, takes no questions

Addressing his first press conference in five years Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the country has decided BJP is winning. “The people of the country have decided that our government will be formed. I hope that the new government will start functioning at the earliest,” Modi said was quoted as saying by India Today. […]

Modi biggest victim of political intolerance: Naqvi

Modi biggest victim of political intolerance: Naqvi

New Delhi, Apr 13 (PTI) Union minister and BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the “biggest victim of political intolerance”. The remarks of the Union minister for minority affairs came amid statements issued by certain groups of people, including artistes, appealing to the voters to oust the Bharatiya Janata […]

IED detected in Assam, 10 pc turnout till 9 am

IED detected in Assam, 10 pc turnout till 9 am

Guwahati, Apr 11 An estimated 10.2 per cent voters on Thurday exercised their franchise in the first two hours of polling in five parliamentary constituencies in Assam, amid reports of EVM glitches in a few booths and an IED being detected at an oil pipeline, officials said. The Tezpur, Kaliabor, Jorhat, Dibrugarh and Lakhimpur Lok […]

Mirwaiz again appears before NIA in New Delhi

Mirwaiz again appears before NIA in New Delhi

New Delhi: Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq Tuesday appeared before the National Investigation Agency for the second consecutive day for questioning in connection with a case related to alleged funding of militant groups and separatist organisations in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said here. The Mirwaiz came to the NIA headquarters under police protection and […]

Congress party has become like Amir Khan of Ghajini movie: Modi

Congress party has become like Amir Khan of Ghajini movie: Modi

Reacting to Congress’s Manifesto Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the party had become like main protagonist in Ghajini movie. Modi made the remarks during an interview with the Hindustan Times, “The Congress party has become like the main protagonist in the Ghajini movie. They do not remember the promises they have made in earlier […]

NIA issues third notice to Mirwaiz in funding case

NIA issues third notice to Mirwaiz in funding case

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has issued a third notice to Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in an alleged militancy funding case. According to the sources, the central probe agency has issued a notice to the Mirwaiz, asking him to appear at its New Delhi headquarters on April 18. The notice says that Mirwaiz’s […]

Stay on Modi biopic: SC to hear Congress’s plea on 8 April

Stay on Modi biopic: SC to hear Congress’s plea on 8 April

The Supreme Court Thursday agreed to hear a Congress leader’s plea seeking a stay on the release of a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 8 April. A bench headed by Justice S A Bobde said it will hear the plea on Monday. Senior advocate A M Singhvi, appearing for petitioner advocate Aman Panwar, […]

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