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BJP's 'Ab ki Baar 400 Paar' a complete fantasy: Tharoor

BJP's 'Ab ki Baar 400 Paar' a complete fantasy: Tharoor

22 May 2024 | 1:44 PM

New Delhi, May 22 (UNI) The Congress on Wednesday punctured holes into BJP's grand slogan "Ab Ki Baar 400 Paar", with party leader Shashi Tharoor pooh poohing it to be a complete 'fantasy' saying that even BJP strongholds have witnessed sharp in voting figures.

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Haryana halting water to Delhi: AAP accuses BJP of conspiracy

Haryana halting water to Delhi: AAP accuses BJP of conspiracy

22 May 2024 | 1:11 PM

New Delhi, May 22 (UNI) Accusing the Haryana government of halting water supply to Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday claimed that BJP has hatched a new conspiracy against the AAP govt just before the sixth phase of elections on May 25 when Delhi will vote.

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SC rejects petitions seeking Art. 370 judgement review

SC rejects petitions seeking Art. 370 judgement review

21 May 2024 | 11:54 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed petitions seeking review of its judgment upholding the abrogation of the special status enjoyed by Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the Constitution.

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BIMSTEC reflects the synthesis of India's Neighbourhood First, Act East policies: EAM

BIMSTEC reflects the synthesis of India's Neighbourhood First, Act East policies: EAM

21 May 2024 | 11:00 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) The Charter of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) regional forum has come into force from Monday. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said it reaffirms India’s commitment to a prosperous, peaceful and sustainable neighbourhood.

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VP Jagdeep Dhankhar to visit Iran to pay condolences

VP Jagdeep Dhankhar to visit Iran to pay condolences

21 May 2024 | 9:13 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) Vice-President Jagdeep Dhankhar will visit Iran on Wednesday to attend the official ceremony to pay condolences on the death of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and other Iranian officials in a helicopter crash.

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Secretary ER Dammu Ravi participates in SCO meeting with Kazakh President

Secretary ER Dammu Ravi participates in SCO meeting with Kazakh President

21 May 2024 | 8:03 PM

New Delhi/Astana, May 21 (UNI) Dammu Ravi, Secretary (Economic Relations) in the MEA, who is representing India at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Foreign Ministers Meeting in Astana, on Tuesday participated in the meeting with the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev in the presidential palace, Akorda.

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Don't abuse people, you have not yet become PM: Kejriwal to Shah

Don't abuse people, you have not yet become PM: Kejriwal to Shah

21 May 2024 | 7:59 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) Taking a jibe at Union Home Minister Amit Shah over his ‘supporters in Pakistan’ remarks against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday advised the senior BJP leader not to "abuse the public" as he has not yet become the Prime Minister.

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DoT recovers 1.32 lost/stolen mobile phones through its new initiative

DoT recovers 1.32 lost/stolen mobile phones through its new initiative

21 May 2024 | 7:09 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) The Department of Telecom (DoT) on Tuesday said its new initiative “sancharsaathi” has been able to recover over 1.32 lakh mobile phones and returned to their owners till now.

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One dead, several injured onboard Singapore Airlines flight

One dead, several injured onboard Singapore Airlines flight

21 May 2024 | 7:03 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) One passenger died and many got injured onboard a Singapore Airlines flight from London which hit severe turbulence en route Singapore from London (Heathrow).

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CDS calls upon three services to create joint culture in Armed forces

CDS calls upon three services to create joint culture in Armed forces

21 May 2024 | 6:52 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Anil Chauhan on Tuesday called upon the three services to create a joint culture as they move towards forming joint operational structures.

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President Raisi, FM Amir-Abdollahian will always be remembered as friends of India: EAM

President Raisi, FM Amir-Abdollahian will always be remembered as friends of India: EAM

21 May 2024 | 5:54 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday visited the Iranian Embassy in New Delhi to convey deepest condolences on the death of President Ebrahim Raisi and Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in a chopper crash. He said they will always be remembered as friends of India.

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SC to hear Soren’s plea challenging arrest in PMLA case on Wednesday

SC to hear Soren’s plea challenging arrest in PMLA case on Wednesday

21 May 2024 | 5:31 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) The Supreme Court Tuesday adjourned a hearing on former Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren’s plea challenging his arrest in a money laundering case to Wednesday.

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Baggage delivery time at major airports improves, finds BCAS

21 May 2024 | 5:19 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) A slew of measures taken by aviation security watchdog Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) has resulted in marked improvement in baggage delivery time at major airports in the country.

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Cong demands PM Modi's apology on Sambit Patra's Lord Jagannath statement

Cong demands PM Modi's apology on Sambit Patra's Lord Jagannath statement

21 May 2024 | 5:00 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) The Indian National Congress on Tuesday termed the BJP leader and Puri Lok Sabha candidate Sambit Patra's 'Lord Jagannath is devotee of Modi' statement as an insult to Hindus and demanded an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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Severe heatwave likely in NW India for next 5 days: IMD

Severe heatwave likely in NW India for next 5 days: IMD

21 May 2024 | 3:44 PM

New Delhi, May 21 (UNI) Heat wave to severe heat wave conditions are most likely to continue over plains of Northwest India, north Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat for the next five days, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Tuesday.

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