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CBI registers fresh case against Lalu Prasad Yadav, searches underway at 17 locations in Bihar and Delhi
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CBI registers fresh case against Lalu Prasad Yadav, searches underway at 17 locations in Bihar and Delhi

CBI officials have filed a new case against Lalu Prasad Yadav, the RJD chief, on the charge of taking land from aspirants in return for jobs in the railway

'Failed to achieve anything meaningful': Prashant Kishor on Congress' Chintan Shivir
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'Failed to achieve anything meaningful': Prashant Kishor on Congress' Chintan Shivir

The poll analyst also predicted an ‘impending electoral rout’ for the Congress in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, which are scheduled to go for election later this year

Kuldeep Bishnoi meets Khattar, sparks speculation about his next move
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Kuldeep Bishnoi meets Khattar, sparks speculation about his next move

Taking to Twitter, Bishnoi said there was a detailed positive discussion with the chief minister when he met him regarding some issues pertaining to the Congress leader's Adampur constituency and some other matters

Those making singing national anthem a controversy unfit to be in India: BJP's CT Ravi
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Those making singing national anthem a controversy unfit to be in India: BJP's CT Ravi

Stating that those who are "emotionally" Indians will not make singing the national anthem a controversy, he said madrassas should voluntarily follow it, instead of doing it under instructions

Tripura: BJP MLA Mimi Majumder draws flak over video of woman washing her feet
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Tripura: BJP MLA Mimi Majumder draws flak over video of woman washing her feet

The incident took place when Badharghat legislator Mimi Majumder visited Suryapara, an inundated locality in her constituency in West Tripura district on Thursday night

Visa scam: Delhi Court directs CBI to give three-day prior notice to Karti Chidambaram in case of arrest
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Visa scam: Delhi Court directs CBI to give three-day prior notice to Karti Chidambaram in case of arrest

Special Judge M K Nagpal passed the order while dismissing his anticipatory bail plea as withdrawn

Udaipur done, London Calling: As slow-mo Congress implosion continues, Rahul looks West to share his vision
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Udaipur done, London Calling: As slow-mo Congress implosion continues, Rahul looks West to share his vision

Rahul Gandhi is currently in London for the 'Ideas for India' conference organised by non-profit think-tank Bridge India

Punjab Congress chief Warring extends support to Navjot Singh Sidhu but says he respects Supreme Court verdict
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Punjab Congress chief Warring extends support to Navjot Singh Sidhu but says he respects Supreme Court verdict

Sidhu, the cricketer-turned-politician was sentenced to one year in jail by the Supreme Court in a 1988 road rage case on 19 May

Friday prayers offered at Gyanvapi Mosque in Varanasi
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Friday prayers offered at Gyanvapi Mosque in Varanasi

Anjuman Intaza Mian Masajid Committee, in the wake of the Gyanvapi controversy, had appealed for the least number of people to attend the Friday prayers

Off-centre | The Delhi Files-4: The ‘ideas’ of Modi that redefined India in 21st century
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Off-centre | The Delhi Files-4: The ‘ideas’ of Modi that redefined India in 21st century

What Narendra Modi has gone through and accomplished for India is immensely poignant and deeply transformative

'Like a new sun': Samajwadi Party's Azam Khan walks out of Sitapur jail after Supreme Court grants him interim bail
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'Like a new sun': Samajwadi Party's Azam Khan walks out of Sitapur jail after Supreme Court grants him interim bail

Azam Khan, the Samajwadi Party strongman, was lodged in jail for the last 27 months in connection with several cases, including land grabbing

Open to consult experts, historians on finding 'shivlings' in Goa: Subhash Phal Desai
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Open to consult experts, historians on finding 'shivlings' in Goa: Subhash Phal Desai

Desai was reacting to a statement made by his cabinet colleague Sudin Dhavalikar, who earlier said just as 'discovery' of a 'Shivling' in the Gyanvapi mosque complex in Varanasi during a court-mandated survey, similar findings are likely at religious places in Goa

Hardik Patel quit Congress fearing jail in sedition cases: Jagdish Thakor
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Hardik Patel quit Congress fearing jail in sedition cases: Jagdish Thakor

Jagdish Thakor leader made these claims soon after Hardik Patel held a press conference in which he alleged that he was not given any meaningful work despite being the working president of the party's state unit

Gyanvapi mosque row: Samajwadi Party's Shafiqur Rehman Barq asks Opposition to counter Shivling 'propaganda'
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Gyanvapi mosque row: Samajwadi Party's Shafiqur Rehman Barq asks Opposition to counter Shivling 'propaganda'

Shafiqur Rehman Barq said Hindus and Muslims should ensure that such propaganda is stopped as every mosque is now being seen with suspicion

BJP president JP Nadda takes a dig at Congress; says it's now party of 'bhai-behen'
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BJP president JP Nadda takes a dig at Congress; says it's now party of 'bhai-behen'

Addressing a seminar on 'Threat of Dynastic Parties to Democratic Governance', Nadda said dynastic parties, where a person's interest reigns supreme, lack ideology and are a threat to the idea of democracy

KPCC chief booked for remark against Kerala CM; Congress cries foul
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KPCC chief booked for remark against Kerala CM; Congress cries foul

The case was registered against the Congress leader under IPC Section 153 based on a complaint lodged by a local CPI-M worker, Palarivattom police said

India at 75: Rahul Gandhi flies to UK to address Cambridge while crisis deepens in Congress
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India at 75: Rahul Gandhi flies to UK to address Cambridge while crisis deepens in Congress

The former Congress chief will speak at the ‘Ideas for India’ conference. He will also interact with the Indian diaspora on what the present and future hold for the country

Tripura's Manik Saha allocates portfolios, keeps home, health; find who got what here
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Tripura's Manik Saha allocates portfolios, keeps home, health; find who got what here

Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Dev Varma will continue to hold finance, power, rural development, planning and coordination, science, technology and environment

Trinamool Congress leader Anubrata Mondal quizzed by CBI over cattle smuggling case
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Trinamool Congress leader Anubrata Mondal quizzed by CBI over cattle smuggling case

The CBI has filed a case against the TMC leader and several others in connection with illegal cattle trade along the India-Bangladesh border in West Bengal

West Bengal SSC recruitment scam: BJP misusing central agencies, law will take its own course, says Mamata Banerjee
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West Bengal SSC recruitment scam: BJP misusing central agencies, law will take its own course, says Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee has been quizzed for over three hours by the CBI in connection with the irregularities in government school appointments, which has snowballed into a major controversy in the state