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Shah casts vote in Guj, says every vote can take nation ahead

Apr 23 2019 | 3 mins ago

After casting his vote at the booth located in Naranpura area of Ahmedabad city, which comes under the Gandhinagar Lok Sabha constituency, he appealed to people to come out in large numbers to exercise their democratic right.

PM Modi casts vote in Ahmedabad, appeals to people to exercise their franchise

Apr 23 2019 | 11 mins ago

Modi arrived at the polling station set up in Nishan High School, located in the Ranip area of Gujarat's Ahmedabad city, in an open jeep in the morning and exercised his democratic right.

Sri Lanka never expected bombings of such magnitude: Defence Secretary

Apr 23 2019 | 16 mins ago

Seven suicide bombers believed to be members of local Islamist extremist group National Tawheed Jamath (NTJ) carried out a series of devastating blasts that tore through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, in the country's worst terror attack.

BJP MP Udit Raj asks party to clear confusion over his candidature

Apr 23 2019 | 1 hrs ago

The BJP MP has been a vocal supporters of dalit rights and had often taken views contrary to party line on occasions like the Sabrimala issue and 'Bharat Bandh' called by dalit organisations last year.

Rising oil prices an 'Achilles heel' for Indian economy: Report

Apr 23 2019 | 1 hrs ago

The surging price of oil is an Achilles heel for the Indian economy, complicating its inflation, current account, fiscal balance and currency outlook, a market report by Singapore's DBS banking group has said.

SRK raps to encourage people to vote, PM calls it 'fantastic effort'

Apr 23 2019 | 5 hrs ago

"Fantastic effort," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday after actor Shah Rukh Khan released a rap video urging fans to exercise their democratic right in the Lok Sabha elections in response to his appeal to celebrities to increase voting awareness.

Mehbooba, Omar ask govt to release 'ill' Malik from NIA custody

Apr 23 2019 | 8 hrs ago

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief ministers Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah Monday appealed to the Centre to immediately release separatist leader Yasin Malik from the NIA custody in view of his failing health.

AAP-Cong alliance fades as 7 AAP candidates file nominations

Apr 23 2019 | 9 hrs ago

The possibility of an alliance between the Aam Aadmi Party and Congress seems bleak as all candidates of the ruling party in Delhi have filed their nominations and the grand old party declared names of its six candidates who would be contesting the general elections.

BJP's ex-Hamirpur MP Suresh Chandel joins Congress

Apr 22 2019

Former BJP MP from Hamirpur constituency Suresh Chandel joined the Congress party on Monday.

Jaya Prada booked for alleged objectionable comments against Azam Khan

Apr 22 2019

Jaya Prada, the BJP candidate from Rampur, has been booked for making alleged objectionable comments against SP rival Azam Khan, officials said on Monday.