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Cabinet clears proxy voting for NRIs. Cabinet clears proxy voting for NRIs.
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared a proposal to extend proxy voting to overseas Indians by amending electoral laws, a senior government functionary said. For overseas Indians, the Representation of the People Act needs to be amended to include proxy voting as other means to cast their votes. While NRIs and overseas Indians are free to cast their votes in constituencies where they are re...
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PM Modi invites ideas from public for his Independence Day speech. PM Modi invites ideas from public for his Independence Day speech.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited ideas from the general public for his Independence Day speech next month. People can send their suggestions and ideas to the special forum created on the Narendra Modi APP, his office said on Monday. The prime minister will address the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the Independence Day on August 15. “When I address the nation from the...
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Ram Nath Kovind elected as President of India, should not be seen as Dalit face now: Centre. Ram Nath Kovind elected as President of India, should not be seen as Dalit face now: Centre.
The Centre on Friday said that Ram Nath Kovind was elected as the President of the country and should not be seen as the face of the Dalit community only. In an exclusive interview with Zee Regional Channels' CEO Jagdeesh Chandra, Union Minister for Urban Development Narendra Singh Tomar said, "Ram Nath Kovind was elected as the President of the country and he should not be seen as a Dalit fac...
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Floods kill 120 in Gujarat, with industry, cotton hit. Floods kill 120 in Gujarat, with industry, cotton hit.
Ahmedabad: Widespread flooding in Gujarat has killed more than 120 people and paralysed infrastructure, officials said on Friday, with tens of thousands of cotton farmers also suffering heavy damage. Torrential monsoon rain and flooding in recent weeks have killed at least 300 people in western and eastern states, an official in the National Disaster Management Authority told Reuters in New Del...
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PM Narendra Modi congratulates Nitish Kumar for breaking with RJD, hails his 'fight against corruption'. PM Narendra Modi congratulates Nitish Kumar for breaking with RJD, hails his 'fight against corruption'.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hailed the resignation of Nitish Kumar as Bihar Chief Minister and said that in doing so he had joined the fight against corruption. PM Modi tweeted, "Congratulations. Mr Nitish Kumar for joining the fight against corruption. 1.25 crore people are welcoming and supporting his honesty." "For the bright future of the country and especially Bihar, it is...
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'Shachi and Shruti' - first naval petrol warships launched by private sector shipyard in India. 'Shachi and Shruti' - first naval petrol warships launched by private sector shipyard in India.
Gandhinagar: Reliance Defence and Engineering Limited (RDEL) – a subsidiary of Reliance Infrastructure - on Tuesday launched first two offshore naval petrol vessels (NOPVs) at their shipyard in Pipavav, Gujarat. The two NOPVs - 'Shachi' and 'Shruti' - are among five ships being constructed by RDEL under the P-21 project of the Indian Navy, the company said in a statement. The two NOPVs were...
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President Pranab Mukherjee's farewell address to the nation. President Pranab Mukherjee's farewell address to the nation.
President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday addressed the nation for the last time before he demits office. He was sworn-in as the 13th President of India in 2012 after bagging the majority of the votes of the electoral college. Poltu da, as he is lovingly called, had a long and illustrious political career, and was the presidential candidate of the United Progressive Alliance. Here are the live...
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Shun red beacon culture, visit masses, Modi tells BJP MPs. Shun red beacon culture, visit masses, Modi tells BJP MPs.
Asking the BJP MPs to shun the red beacon culture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged them to work among the masses and publicise central government`s pro-poor schemes. The Prime Minister`s remarks came during his meeting here over breakfast with a group of Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) MPs from western Uttar Pradesh, which was also attended by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kum...
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China ready to attack India in collaboration with Pakistan: Mulayam Singh Yadav China ready to attack India in collaboration with Pakistan: Mulayam Singh Yadav
Describing China as a "bigger threat to India than Pakistan", Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav on Wednesday asked the government to respond on the military standoff at Doklam. Speaking in the Lok Sabha against the backdrop of tension between New Delhi and Beijing, the former defence minister claimed that China was ready to attack India in collaboration with Pakistan. The veteran le...
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No bouquet to be presented to PM Narendra Modi during his tours within country: MHA to states No bouquet to be presented to PM Narendra Modi during his tours within country: MHA to states
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Monday issued notice to states directing that no bouquet should be presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his tours within the nation. The Home Ministry in its notice further directed that at best, a flower along with a khadi handkerchief or a book may be presented to welcome the dignitary. The notice requested all states and UTs to suitably se...
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