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The Congress on Wednesday alleged that an anti-Dalit and anti-Aadivasi bias like never before has been witnessed in the last five years, and claimed that people have made up their mind to show the "exit door" to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "oppressive government".

Kejriwal to release party manifesto on Thursday Apr 24 2019

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal would release the Aam Aadmi Party's manifesto on Thursday, which is based on the agenda of granting full statehood to the national capital.

CBI issued Look Out Circulars against Bhushan steel chairman, wife Apr 24 2019

The CBI has issued Look Out Circulars (LOCs) against chairman of Bhushan Power and Steel Limited Sanjay Singhal and his wife Aarti, who is vice chairman of the company, in connection with cheating in loans worth over Rs 2,348 crore, sources said.

Patnaik invites PM Modi to attend his swearing-in ceremony after May 23 Apr 24 2019

Exuding confidence that the BJD will be re-elected to power in Odisha, party supremo and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend his swearing-in ceremony after declaration of poll results on May 23.

Madras High Court lifts ban on TikTok app Apr 24 2019

The Madras High Court's Madurai Bench on Wednesday lifted the ban on video mobile application TikTok, owned by Chinese company ByteDance, subject to certain conditions.

Rupee falls by 24 paise on strong dollar demand Apr 24 2019

The rupee Wednesday declined by 24 paise to close at 69.86 against the US currency, weighed down by a strong dollar sentiment and high demand for the greenback from importers.

ACG Capsules seeks NCLT relook at its bid for Sterling Biotech Apr 24 2019

ACG Associated Capsules, whose bid was rejected by the lenders earlier, approached the NCLT Wednesday for reconsidering its bid for Sterling Biotech.

Sri Lankan President asks defence secretary, police chief to resign Apr 24 2019

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has asked Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and country's police chief Pujith Jayasundara to resign after their failure to prevent the deadly suicide blasts despite having the prior intelligence inputs about the attacks, a media report said Wednesday.

Mobile Premier League raises $35.5 Mn from Sequoia, others Apr 24 2019

Mobile gaming platform, MPL on Wednesday announced a fund raising of USD 35.5 million led by Sequoia India, Times Internet and Goventures.