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Congress suspends Sanjay Jha from party for 'anti-party activities and breach of discipline'
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Congress suspends Sanjay Jha from party for 'anti-party activities and breach of discipline'

The entrepreneur-turned-politician's suspension comes weeks after he wrote a newspaper article critical of the Congress party.

'BJP trying to fool country': Congress hits out at Narendra Modi for saying his government never discussed nationwide NRC
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'BJP trying to fool country': Congress hits out at Narendra Modi for saying his government never discussed nationwide NRC

Home Minister Amit Shah has said NRC will be implemented across country, but the prime minister is now claiming just the opposite, the Congress said

‘PM, FM clueless’: Rahul Gandhi hits out at Centre after RBI provides govt Rs 1.76 lakh crore to inject fresh impetus into economy
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‘PM, FM clueless’: Rahul Gandhi hits out at Centre after RBI provides govt Rs 1.76 lakh crore to inject fresh impetus into economy

Gandhi's reaction came after the RBI allowed the government to take Rs 1.76 lakh crore from its reserves to provide a fresh impetus to the economy

Monsoon kills dozens in North India, North East; lakhs affected in Bihar, Assam, Meghalaya and Tripura
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Monsoon kills dozens in North India, North East; lakhs affected in Bihar, Assam, Meghalaya and Tripura

In Bihar, the flood situation turned grim on Sunday with the death of four people as around 18 lakh were affected in nine districts of the state

Bihar floods: Four killed, 18 lakh affected in nine districts; Nitish Kumar conducts aerial survey
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Bihar floods: Four killed, 18 lakh affected in nine districts; Nitish Kumar conducts aerial survey

The flood situation in Bihar turned grim with the death of four people as around 18 lakh were affected in nine districts of the state, an official report said.

Buoyed by exit poll results, BJP to meet coalition partners tomorrow to discuss new govt, say party sources
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Buoyed by exit poll results, BJP to meet coalition partners tomorrow to discuss new govt, say party sources

The BJP is preparing to meet coalition partners to discuss a new government, two sources said, after exit polls predicted a better-than-expected results.

Exit Poll Results 2019: Pollsters say BJP-led NDA will return; Mamata calls predictions 'gossip', Congress and Omar reject numbers as 'laughable'
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Exit Poll Results 2019: Pollsters say BJP-led NDA will return; Mamata calls predictions 'gossip', Congress and Omar reject numbers as 'laughable'

Most exit polls on Sunday forecast a simple majority for the ruling BJP-led NDA with varying numbers as the seven-phase polling in the general elections ended on Sunday. Two exit polls telecast by Times Now gave the NDA 296 and 306 seats, while they projected 126 and 132 for the Congress-led UPA.

Priyanka Chaturvedi 'quit Congress over 3 lumpen goons, joined Shiv Sena made up of 100% lumpen goons': Twitterati troll 'political opportunism'
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Priyanka Chaturvedi 'quit Congress over 3 lumpen goons, joined Shiv Sena made up of 100% lumpen goons': Twitterati troll 'political opportunism'

Congress national spokesperson and convenor of party's media cell Priyanka Chaturvedi, who was miffed at the reinstatement of some party workers who had misbehaved with her, resigned from the party and joined the Shiv Sena Friday. Chaturvedi's decision to join Sena was not received so well by netizens, especially because the ideological jump was a rather drastic one.

'Vote for me, you will need me once elections are over': Maneka Gandhi tells Muslims in Sultanpur
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'Vote for me, you will need me once elections are over': Maneka Gandhi tells Muslims in Sultanpur

Maneka Gandhi is contesting the national election from Sultanpur Lok Sabha constituency on a BJP ticket

'Narendra Modi was a terrible disaster, an embarrassment': Congress leader Sanjay Jha sharpens attack on PM
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'Narendra Modi was a terrible disaster, an embarrassment': Congress leader Sanjay Jha sharpens attack on PM

Sanjay Jha, however, did not give any reasons this time to explain the context of his tweet, or whether it was in reference to anything specific Modi has recently said or done.

Seat-sharing major hurdle for both NDA, Grand Alliance as caste considerations, reluctant leaders slow decision-making
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Seat-sharing major hurdle for both NDA, Grand Alliance as caste considerations, reluctant leaders slow decision-making

Both the NDA and Grand Alliance is facing the difficult task in terms of seat-sharing for the Lok Sabha election with leaders refusing to let go of their constituencies

With no word on resignation, MJ Akbar denies charges of sexual misconduct; Congress says he's 'adding insult to injury'
India

With no word on resignation, MJ Akbar denies charges of sexual misconduct; Congress says he's 'adding insult to injury'

MJ Akbar, who is facing charges of sexual harassment and wrongdoing by at least 14 women, called the allegations "false, wild and baseless" and vowed to take legal action.

'His eyes fell on me, my nightmare began': Women share harrowing experiences with MJ Akbar
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'His eyes fell on me, my nightmare began': Women share harrowing experiences with MJ Akbar

In the new stories shared about MJ Akbar, women have recounted behaviour ranging from harassment and sexism to abuse of the power dynamic between an editor and his subordinate.

'Supreme Court is ours, Ram temple will be built': Uttar Pradesh minister Mukut Bihari Verma stirs row with remark
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'Supreme Court is ours, Ram temple will be built': Uttar Pradesh minister Mukut Bihari Verma stirs row with remark

Uttar Pradesh minister Mukut Bihari Verma's remarks on the Ram temple and the Supreme Court were criticised by other politicians.

Navjot Singh Sidhu hug controversy: Congress leader gets Shatrughan Sinha's support, Bajrang Dal's Rs 5-lakh bounty
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Navjot Singh Sidhu hug controversy: Congress leader gets Shatrughan Sinha's support, Bajrang Dal's Rs 5-lakh bounty

Following the backlash by the BJP government and the Congress party as well, Veteran Army officers have come out in support of Navjot Singh Sidhu. They termed the attacks being directed at the minister for his “hug” as “petty”, according to Indian Express.

Rupee hits historic low of 70: Opposition mocks Narendra Modi ahead of Independence Day; re-plugs old videos on Twitter
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Rupee hits historic low of 70: Opposition mocks Narendra Modi ahead of Independence Day; re-plugs old videos on Twitter

The Opposition spared nothing while hitting out at the government for the rupee dropping to 70

SC rules National Anthem not mandatory in cinema halls; Opposition, experts welcome move
India

SC rules National Anthem not mandatory in cinema halls; Opposition, experts welcome move

The Supreme Court on Tuesday modified its earlier order on playing of the National Anthem in cinema halls, and has made it non-mandatory. It took cognisance of the Centre's submission that asked the court to modify the order.

Subramanian Swamy receives social media backlash for comments on punishment for 'flaunting' homosexuality
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Subramanian Swamy receives social media backlash for comments on punishment for 'flaunting' homosexuality

Rajya Sabha MP and BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday sparked off a controversy through his comments on decriminalising homosexuality, and promptly received a Twitter backlash

Mumbai: Minor assaulted by man while bystanders remain mute spectators; accused let out on bail
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Mumbai: Minor assaulted by man while bystanders remain mute spectators; accused let out on bail

A minor girl was molested and assaulted by a group of men in Mumbai's Nehru Nagar, while bystanders turned a blind eye without intervening to help the victim.

Tesla could be working on its own artificial intelligence chip with AMD for their self driving cars
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Tesla could be working on its own artificial intelligence chip with AMD for their self driving cars

AMD spin-off GlobalFoundries Chief Executive Sanjay Jha said his company is working directly with Tesla which could be a hint at a new AI chip.