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BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma sworn-in as 15th chief minister of Assam

BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma sworn-in as 15th chief minister of Assam

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday sworn in as the 15th chief minister of Assam. He replaced former CM Sarbananda Sonowal. Sarma was the charioteer of Bharatiya Janta Party’s stride in the Northeast. He was administered the oath in presence of state Governor Jagdish

Congress’ Mallikarjun Kharge writes 6 suggestions to PM on Covid

Congress’ Mallikarjun Kharge writes 6 suggestions to PM on Covid

New Delhi: Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Sunday penned down a letter, offering six suggestions to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to help combat the second Covid wave, which he said had forced “ordinary Indians (into) selling land, jewellery and expending savings to ensure treatment for loved ones”. The Rajya Sabha

PM Modi’s attempts to stifle criticism during Covid ‘inexcusable’: Lancet

PM Modi’s attempts to stifle criticism during Covid ‘inexcusable’: Lancet

New Delhi: Medical journal ‘The Lancet’ in its hard-hitting editorial alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government seemed more keen to remove criticism on Twitter rather than trying to control the Covid pandemic. PM Modi’s actions in attempting to stifle criticism and open discussion during the crisis are “inexcusable”, the

Hours after Mamata takes charge, receives warning from Home Ministry

Hours after Mamata takes charge, receives warning from Home Ministry

New Delhi: Just a few hours after swearing in as the third consecutive Chief Minister of West Bengal and giving a major blow to its rival BJP in state assembly elections, Trinamool Congress chief, Mamata Banerjee, was shot off another letter by the Union Ministry of Home Affairs asking why

Modi govt fights pressure to lock down India as coronavirus deaths rise

Modi govt fights pressure to lock down India as coronavirus deaths rise

New Delhi: Just two weeks ago, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked all the states to only consider lockdown “as the last option,” but now everyone from his political allies to top business leaders and US President Joe Biden’s chief medical adviser see lockdown as the only way to control

PM calls Bengal governor over post-poll violence, MHA seeks report

PM calls Bengal governor over post-poll violence, MHA seeks report

Kolkata: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reportedly dialed the Governor of West Bengal to discuss the post-poll violence in the state and deteriorating law and order situation, after 12 people died in the violence. However, the number of killed could go higher if include the number of those killed during the

Full lockdown is the only way to stop Covid-19 spread: Rahul Gandhi

Full lockdown is the only way to stop Covid-19 spread: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Alleging “complete lack of strategy” on ruling-government’s part, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the only way to stop the spread of deadly coronavirus now was a complete lockdown with the protection of minimum income guarantee scheme, NYAY, for the vulnerable sections. “GOI doesn’t get it. The

Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls: A nip and tuck affair for BJP, SP

Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls: A nip and tuck affair for BJP, SP

Lucknow: As counting for Uttar Pradesh panchayat elections are in full swing, the exit poll results show dramatic fluctuation in statistics of fortunes of candidates backed by BJP and SP, touted as a bellwether of the high-stakes assembly elections next year. According to the state election commission, as many as

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