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Nelson Mandela Anti – apartheid hero and South Africa’s former president dies at 95 in Johannesburg

Nelson Mandela, the revered icon of South Africa’s anti-apartheid struggle and a towering figure of 20th century politics, died Thursday aged 95. The Nobel Peace laureate, who was elected South Africa’s first black president after spending nearly three decades as a political prisoner, died at his Johannesburg home surrounded by his family, after a long […]


Ashok Khemka,IAS officer, chargesheeted by Haryana government on ‘damaging Robert Vadra’s image’

The Haryana government has served a chargesheet to IAS officer Ashok Khemka, accusing him of causing damage to the reputation of Robert Vadra, Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law and businessman, and that of real estate giant DLF.The Congress government of Bhupinder Hooda has also charged the bureaucrat with illegally cancelling the mutation of a land deal between […]

Gujarat India

Narendra Modi writes to Prime Minister on Communal violence bill as ill-conceived

Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday opposed the communal violence bill terming it as “ill-conceived, poorly drafted and a recipe for disaster.”The bill has earlier been strongly opposed by chief ministers of West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha.Calling the timing of communal violence bill “suspicious”, Modi said that “political […]

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Parliament adjourned on Communal Violence bill

No business could be transacted on the first day of Parliament’s Winter Session, which began on Thursday, as the Opposition strongly opposed the Centre’s move to bring the Anti-Communal Violence Bill among other important legislations.According to reports, both houses of Parliament were adjourned for the day after obituary references. Minutes ahead of the commencement of […]

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Vismay Shah in Civil Hospital for kidney issues

Bodakdev hit-and-run accused has undergone tests; put on physiotherapy, medicines. The high profile accused in the Bodakdev hit-and-run case, Vismay Shah, has been admitted to Civil Hospital following orthopaedic and kidney complications. According to officials, Vismay was referred to Civil Hospital by jail authorities on November 26 where he received consultation. He was admitted following […]