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INDIA POLITICS: India Seeks Access to Sheikh Nabi Ahmed Arrested in Pakistan

INDIA POLITICS: India Seeks Access to Sheikh Nabi Ahmed Arrested in Pakistan 0

According to Pakistan police, Sheikh was walking along Nazimuddin Road in Sector F-8 area of Islamabad when he was stopped at a check post.

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INDIA POLITICS: 63-Page Political Chargesheet Presented By BJP Against Siddaramaiah Government

INDIA POLITICS: 63-Page Political Chargesheet Presented By BJP Against Siddaramaiah Government 0

Accusing the Siddaramaiah government of bad governance, corruption and betraying the people’s trust, the chargesheet lists its 29 major lapses.

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INDIA POLITICS: BJP Alleges AAP Government Squanders Public Funds

INDIA POLITICS: BJP Alleges AAP Government Squanders Public Funds 0

BJP leader Piyush Goyal termed the alleged expenditure mind boggling. “This is criminal waste of government exchequer by Kejriwal government,” Gupta said.

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INDIA POLITICS: CK Jaffer Shareef Endorses Mohan Bhagwat For President

INDIA POLITICS: CK Jaffer Shareef Endorses Mohan Bhagwat For President 0

CK Jaffer Shareef to Prime Minister Narendra Modi: “I personally feel nobody should find fault with Mohan Bhagwat’s name being considered for President.”

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INDIA POLITICS: Abattoirs Crackdown Spreads, Causing Muslim Unease

INDIA POLITICS: Abattoirs Crackdown Spreads, Causing Muslim Unease 0

The latest crackdown started after Modi appointed Yogi Adityanath as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh state following the Bharatiya Janata Party’s landslide victory in elections there earlier this month.

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INDIA POLITICS: Hardline Hindu Priest a Handful for Modi in Heartland Indian State

INDIA POLITICS: Hardline Hindu Priest a Handful for Modi in Heartland Indian State 0

Adityanath was a key campaigner for Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh elections, and the thumping victory he helped deliver underlined how a divisive candidate could eclipse rivals who tried to reach out across communities.

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INDIA POLITICS: Hamid Ansari Defends Liberal Values

INDIA POLITICS: Hamid Ansari Defends Liberal Values 0

Indian Vice-President Hamid Ansari said universities must uphold liberal values and respect dissent, a month after violent protests erupted at a university in the capital Delhi over a speech by a student accused of sedition.

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INDIA POLITICS: Hardline Priest’s Elevation a Sign Modi Moving Towards Hindu India

INDIA POLITICS: Hardline Priest’s Elevation a Sign Modi Moving Towards Hindu India 0

“Modi is saying India is a Hindu country and shall remain so,” journalist and commentator Shekhar Gupta said. “Hindus will rule, so you had better behave.”

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INDIA POLITICS: Modi’s BJP Scored Thumping Victory in Uttar Pradesh

INDIA POLITICS: Modi’s BJP Scored Thumping Victory in Uttar Pradesh 0

The triumph vindicates Modi’s decision to turn the campaign into a referendum on his own performance after his shock decision last November to abolish high-denomination banknotes, a move he framed as a fight for the poor against the corrupt rich.

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INDIA POLITICS: Narendra Modi Wins Landslide Election Victory

INDIA POLITICS: Narendra Modi Wins Landslide Election Victory 0

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party won a landslide victory in India’s most important battleground state, in a personal triumph that will strengthen his claim to a second term as national leader.

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INDIA POLITICS: 2017 Punjab Election Results: AAP, BJP

INDIA POLITICS: 2017 Punjab Election Results: AAP, BJP 0

If Aam Admi Party (AAP) manages to snare Punjab — as anecdotal evidences and poll projections seem to suggest—there will be two likely, immediate outcomes.

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INDIA POLITICS: Indians Headed to The Polls

INDIA POLITICS: Indians Headed to The Polls 0

Indians headed to the polls on Wednesday, the biggest mid-term verdict on Prime Minister Narendra Modi since he stormed to power three years ago.

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INDIA POLITICS: India Defies China to Host Dalai Lama in Disputed Territory

INDIA POLITICS: India Defies China to Host Dalai Lama in Disputed Territory 0

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration is raising its public engagement with the Tibetan leader Dalai Lama, a change from earlier governments’ reluctance to anger Beijing by sharing a public platform with him.

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INDIA POLITICS: Shashi Tharoor Biography

INDIA POLITICS: Shashi Tharoor Biography 0

Dr. Tharoor was born in London in 1956, educated in India and USA with a PhD in 1978 at Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. Read Shashi Tharoor Biography.

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INDIA POLITICS: A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Biography

INDIA POLITICS: A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Biography 0

Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was born October 15, 1931, on island of Dhanushkodi off southeastern coast of India. Read A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Biography.

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INDIA POLITICS: Bestseller Book: Wings of Fire: An Autobiography of APJ Abdul Kalam by A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Arun Tiwari

INDIA POLITICS: Bestseller Book: Wings of Fire: An Autobiography of APJ Abdul Kalam by A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Arun Tiwari 0

Wings of Fire: An Autobiography is an autobiographical tells readers about unlocking inner potential. Read bestseller: Wings of Fire: An Autobiography of APJ Abdul Kalam by A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Arun Tiwari.

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INDIA POLITICS: Akhilesh Yadav Biography

INDIA POLITICS: Akhilesh Yadav Biography 0

Akhilesh Yadav was born on 1 July 1973 in Saifai Etawah district of Uttar Pradesh. Read Akhilesh Yadav Biography.

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INDIA POLITICS: Akhilesh Yadav Takes On Modi At His Own Game

INDIA POLITICS: Akhilesh Yadav Takes On Modi At His Own Game 0

“My work speaks for itself. Modi’s empty promises do not,” said Akhilesh Yadav, the 43-year-old leader of the Samajwadi, or Socialist, Party.

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INDIA POLITICS: India Lobbies Trump Administration to Avert Visa Threat

INDIA POLITICS: India Lobbies Trump Administration to Avert Visa Threat 0

Indian nationals are by far the largest group of recipients of the 65,000 H-1B visas issued annually to new applicants under a cap mandated by Congress.

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INDIA POLITICS: Smriti Zubin Irani Biography

INDIA POLITICS: Smriti Zubin Irani Biography 0

Smriti Irani was born in Delhi to a Punjabi father and a Bengali mother on March 23, 1976. Read Smriti Zubin Irani Biography.

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