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Rifts Emerge In 'Grand Alliance' Over Bihar CM Candidate

Aug 30 2019

Former Chief Minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jiitan Ram Manjhi has been repeatedly claiming to be ready to take up the post again if the Grand Alliance gets a majority in the state assembly polls next year.

Trinamool, BJP Activists Scuffle At Dilip Ghosh's Event

Aug 30 2019

A scuffle broke out on Friday between activists of Trinamool Congress and the BJP when supporters of the ruling party in West Bengal surrounded BJP state party chief Dilip Ghosh at his "chai pe charcha" programme.

New India Says 'We Will' Rather Than 'Will We?': PM Modi

Aug 30 2019

Taking a leaf out of former US President Barack Obama's famous "Yes we can" speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hailed the "new India" where people say "We will" rather than asking "Will we?".

Kamal Nath Meets Sonia Gandhi, Discusses Organisational Issues

Aug 30 2019

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath met Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi to discuss organisational issues. Sources say the leaders discussed the appointment of a new state party chief .

Subramanian Swamy Cross-Examined In National Herald case

Aug 30 2019

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Subramanian Swamy was on Friday cross-examined by senior advocate RS Cheema, counsel for Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, in the National Herald case in a Delhi court.

Apple Offers More Options For Safe, Reliable Repairs

Aug 30 2019

Apple has announced a new repair programme, offering customers additional options for the most common out-of-warranty iPhone repairs.

Cong MLA Shivakumar Moves HC Seeking Protection From Arrest

Aug 30 2019

Karnataka's former Congress minister DK Shivakumar on Friday moved an application in the state High Court for interim protection from arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for his alleged involvement in 'hawala' transactions.

WhatsApp Favourite Tool For Right-Wing To Influence Voters

Aug 30 2019

In a significant find, researchers have discovered that right-wing users are more effective in using Facebook-owned WhatsApp to spread news, disinformation and opinions during elections.

Mamata's 'Didi Ke Bolo' Gets Over 10 Lakh Responses

Aug 30 2019

The Trinamool Congress' mass outreach programme, 'Didi Ke Bolo', has received over 10 lakh responses in a month, party supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday.

Yogi's 'Attendance By Selfie' App For Teachers Runs Into Trouble

Aug 30 2019

The apex body of government primary school teachers is preparing to launch a statewide agitation against the app on September 4, a day before the Yogi Adityanath government launches it on September 5 to ensure that teachers and students regular attend school.