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Rajya Sabha passes AERA, Central Universities Amendment bills; Lok Sabha deliberates farmers' woes
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Rajya Sabha passes AERA, Central Universities Amendment bills; Lok Sabha deliberates farmers' woes

Rajya Sabha passed two bills on Tuesday, one concerning the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India (AERA) and another amending the Central Universities Act, 2009, while the Lok Sabha deliberated on farmers' woes

Lok Sabha passes Central University (Amendment) Bill 2019, grants Rs 1,700 cr for two new varsities in Andhra Pradesh
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Lok Sabha passes Central University (Amendment) Bill 2019, grants Rs 1,700 cr for two new varsities in Andhra Pradesh

A bill seeking to establish two new universities, the Central University and the Central Tribal University in Andhra Pradesh, was on passed by in Lok Sabha.

Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Cabinet Minister, Human Resource Development: Former Uttarakhand chief minister gets first chance at the Centre
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Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Cabinet Minister, Human Resource Development: Former Uttarakhand chief minister gets first chance at the Centre

Haridwar MP Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank won the election from his Lok Sabha constituency again in the 2019 Lok Sabha election and is now said to have been given his first chance as a Central government minister.

Polling concludes for five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand; hilly state records 57.55% turnout amid several high-profile contests
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Polling concludes for five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand; hilly state records 57.55% turnout amid several high-profile contests

Uttarakhand recorded lower voter turnout (57.75%) as compared to 2014 Lok Sabha polls in the hilly state as polling concluded for the five seats in the hilly state

BJP candidate list for Lok Sabha election in Uttarakhand marks rise of a new order, passing of old guard
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BJP candidate list for Lok Sabha election in Uttarakhand marks rise of a new order, passing of old guard

For the first time, the BJP is going to contest the election in Uttarakhand without its two strongest pillars, who were considered integral to the party's leadership.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttarakhand profile: Garhwal, Almora among key seats; Congress hopes to regain past glory
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttarakhand profile: Garhwal, Almora among key seats; Congress hopes to regain past glory

Currently, all five parliamentary seats are held by the Bharatiya Janata Party, which also enjoys a majority in the state.

Uttarakhand flood scam: BJP demands CM Rawat's resignation
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Uttarakhand flood scam: BJP demands CM Rawat's resignation

BJP leader Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Friday demanded that Chief Minister Harish Rawat's resignation besides seeking a white paper by the state government and CBI probe into the alleged misappropriation of funds during relief works of 2013 Uttarakhand floods.

Astrology topmost science, ancient sage did nuclear test: BJP MP Pokhriyal's gems of wisdom
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Astrology topmost science, ancient sage did nuclear test: BJP MP Pokhriyal's gems of wisdom

Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said that astrology is the superior form of science and everything else is a dwarf in its presence.

Uttarakhand: Congress faces rout, can Harish Rawat stop the slide?
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Uttarakhand: Congress faces rout, can Harish Rawat stop the slide?

Rawat’s no-nonsense approach has made an impression, but he knows that he has ruffled feathers of other bigwigs in the state.

Uttarakhand BJP leaders meet PM, demand Prez Rule in state
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Uttarakhand BJP leaders meet PM, demand Prez Rule in state

A delegation of BJP leaders from Uttarakhand on Monday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and demanded imposition of President's Rule in the flood-ravaged state on the grounds that the Congress government there had failed to deliver.

Khanduri takes oath as Uttarakhand chief minister
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Khanduri takes oath as Uttarakhand chief minister

Governor Margaret Alva administered the oath of office and secrecy to B C Khanduri.