PETN in UP Assembly: No NIA probe now says Home Ministry

upassemblyThe National Investigation Agency will for now not probe the case relating to the recovery of PETN in the Uttar Pradesh assembly. The Ministry for Home Affairs has put the request made by the UP government for an NIA probe on hold for now.

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RSS bats for tough policy in J&K to wipe out terrorism

manmohanvaidyaThe RSS in its ongoing meeting has suggested some very strong steps that need to be taken in Jammu and Kashmir to wipe out separatism and terrorism.

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Google’s Redirect Method to fight ISIS rolls out today

youtubeDigital counter-terrorism considered to be Google’s biggest experiment rolls out today. The initiative aims at wiping out ISIS related propaganda on YouTube.

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Amidst standoff, what to expect from Ajit Doval’s visit to China

ajitdoval2All eyes and hopes are on National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval who will visit China later this month amidst the standoff at Dokalam. A lot rides on this visit as he is expected to open up the diplomatic channels for the first time since the standoff.

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Strong earthquake hits Greek islands, 2 dead

earthquakeAt least two persons have died after a 6.7 magnitude hit the Greek islands and the Turkish coast. The US Geological Survey recorded a 6.7 magnitude quake off the south west coast close to the resort town of Bodrum and the Greek Island of Kos.

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In Delhi who were the 2 AAP MLAs who cross voted in favour of Kovind

aapAmidst all the talk of cross-voting in the Presidential elections, two Aam Admi Party MLAs too appeared to have resorted to the same.

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In Kovind’s win, the Shiv Sena has everything to worry about

ramnathkovind3The huge victory margin with which Ram Nath Kovind won the Presidential election has sent out a strong message to the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra. In the absence of a whip and secret ballot, it would never be known who cross voted in the Presidential election.

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Presidential elections: In defeat, Meira Kumar broke a 1967 record

meirakumarMeira Kumar who lost the Presidential election to Ram Nath Kovind bagged 3.67 lakh out of the 10.69 valid votes polled. Although she lost, she has something to cheer about as she became the losing candidate with the highest votes polled.

As Cong heads for split in Gujarat, Vaghela says let them do what they have to

vaghelaThe cross voting in the Presidential poll at Gujarat is a clear indicator that there is trouble ahead for the Congress. In the run up to the Gujarat assembly elections, Shankarsinh Vaghela of the Congress is set to split the party. At least 11 persons cross voted in favour of Ram Nath Kovind who was elected as the 14th President of India on Thursday.

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Shahrukh Khan gets ED notice in FEMA case

srkThe Enforcement Directorate issued notice to actor Sharukh Khan in connection with a foreign exchange violation case. It was alleged that the shares linked to his Kolkata Knight Riders IPL team were undervalued.

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