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US ‘Quad’ plan with India, Japan and Australia to offer options for Asian countries beyond China

WASHINGTON: There is a developmental model – and money – beyond the example of China and its financing for Asian countries such as Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh, and ...
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TN remains opposed to GST Bill

The stage is set for the roll-out of a uniform goods and services tax (GST) regime in the Rajya Sabha today. Here are the proceedings in Parliament for ...
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Emboldened Opposition set to corner govt.

The Opposition, boosted by the Supreme Court verdict on Arunachal Pradesh, is seeking to corner the treasury benches during the monsoon session of Parliament on a host of ...
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‘Delhi has gone backwards since Congress was voted out’

It’s been two-and-a-half-years since her government was voted out. Since then, Delhi has gone “backwards”, says former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit. Ms. Dikshit, who was Chief Minister ...
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Mamata Banerjee Rules Again, New Ministers Touch Her Feet

Mamata Banerjee was sworn in on Friday as West Bengal’s chief minister for a second term, in the biggest oath ceremony Bengal has seen. 41 ministers took oath ...
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VVIP chopper scam: Tell names of bribe takers, BJP to Congress

BJP today used the conviction of Italian officials linked to the VVIP chopper scam to target the Congress and asked the then Defence Minister A.K. Antony to name ...
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‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ a manufactured debate, says Delhi L-G

Najeeb Jung stated that he had “no problem chanting the words”, while adding that there was “a difference between worshipping the God and the country”. Lieutenant-Governor Najeeb Jung ...
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BJP, Congress urge Pranab to intervene.Last Saturday, nine Congress MLAs rebelled against Mr. Rawat and joined the BJP MLAs to claim a majority in the 70-member Assembly.

BJP and Congress delegations separately met President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday, seeking his intervention to resolve the political crisis in Uttarakhand. The Congress expelled Saket Bahuguna, son of ...
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No dilution in reservation policy: Modi

“There has been no damage done to quota during the BJP governments,” he said during the Ambedkar Memorial Lecture. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that there ...
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Freedom of expression, nationalism coexist, says BJP

Constitution gives full freedom for expressing dissent and disagreement, but not the country’s destruction, says Arun Jaitley explaining the political resolution adopted at the party’s national executive meeting. ...
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