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PM Modi's penchant for playing fast-and-loose with facts is catching up with him
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PM Modi's penchant for playing fast-and-loose with facts is catching up with him

Modi is well aware of the power of demagoguery and has used it to his advantage. But the law of diminishing returns sets in on overconsumption.

Crony capitalists, inept babus feel the heat as Modi tightens screws of a creaky system
Business

Crony capitalists, inept babus feel the heat as Modi tightens screws of a creaky system

Couple of recent markers suggest that the Modi regime is working behind the scenes to ensure a cleaner and more efficient government which was part of its campaign promise in 2014.

BJP leader threatens suicide over railway dues pending since 2014 Lok Sabha poll campaign
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BJP leader threatens suicide over railway dues pending since 2014 Lok Sabha poll campaign

After Indian Railways issued BJP's Vinod Samariya a recovery notice for a train he had booked for Narendra Modi's rally in 2014, he threatened to commit suicide in case the money was recovered from him through auction of his property by authorities.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2016: BJP trying to partner with 2014 Lok Sabha polls allies, says Javadekar
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Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2016: BJP trying to partner with 2014 Lok Sabha polls allies, says Javadekar

While the BJP is yet to bring its allies together, the Congress has already joined the DMK-led alliance in Tamil Nadu.

From coup fears to infighting: Is Naveen Patnaik's BJD falling apart?
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From coup fears to infighting: Is Naveen Patnaik's BJD falling apart?

Naveen Patnaik today presents a picture of a man besieged. With scam after scam, his own integrity has come under serious question

Forget Rahul, meet the new shehzada MPs of Modi sarkar
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Forget Rahul, meet the new shehzada MPs of Modi sarkar

The BJP is all set to unleash its youth power in India - young BJP scions could be inducted into the Modi cabinet or the Council of Ministers. Here are photos of some of the most prominent BJP Shezadas.

Two in three BJP candidates won seats, one in 10 for Congress
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Two in three BJP candidates won seats, one in 10 for Congress

BJP's landslide victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections was evident: a statistic says that two of every three BJP candidates won, while only one in ten Congressmen won in the elections.

Cabinet recommends dissolution of 15th Lok Sabha
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Cabinet recommends dissolution of 15th Lok Sabha

The Union Cabinet today recommended the dissolution of the 15th Lok Sabha, drawing curtains to the term of the House.

Kirron will make a difference, says ecstatic Anupam Kher
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Kirron will make a difference, says ecstatic Anupam Kher

Veteran actor Anupam Kher has been ecstatic ever since his wife, Kirron Kher, won the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat. He is confident that the BJP candidate will definitely "make a difference".

Congratulations from Dharamsala: Dalai Lama wishes Modi
India

Congratulations from Dharamsala: Dalai Lama wishes Modi

Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, congratulated BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for his party's decisive victory in the Lok Sabha election.

Voted NOTA? Over 42,000 voters in Jamshedpur did
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Voted NOTA? Over 42,000 voters in Jamshedpur did

Over 42,000 voters in Jamshedpur and Singhbhum (Reserved) parliamentary seats had opted for 'None of the Above Option' (NOTA) in the Lok Sabha polls.

Fewer women elected to Lok Sabha this election
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Fewer women elected to Lok Sabha this election

This Lok Sabha will have a lesser number of women than the last time with just 55 women being elected to the lower house of parliament as compared to 59 in 2009.

Look, I voted: Voter selfie wave trumps Modi tsunami
Life

Look, I voted: Voter selfie wave trumps Modi tsunami

The act of voting used to end inside the booth. Now it's not complete until the voter selfie has been tweeted out to the world. It's a voter selfie tsunami on our social media timelines with our celebrities leading the charge.