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“Wanted to make BJP stronger”, says Chirag Paswan after poll debacle

LJP chief Chirag Paswan, on Wednesday, said that his party might have won only one seat, but it was successful in achieving its goal of making BJP stronger. Notably, Chirag Paswan launched a rebellion against NDA’s chief ministerial candidate Nitish Kumar and contested from the seats where JD(U) was contesting. He made all sorts of...

BJP, JD(U) wins Bihar Assembly election

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by the BJP and comprising of JD(U) won the close contest and emerged victorious in the Bihar Assembly elections on Wednesday. The counting of votes continued well past midnight for many Assembly constituencies, but eventually, the result came in favour of the NDA. Notably, NDA won 125 seats out...

SCO Summit: PM Modi gives stern message to China, Pakistan

Addressing the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gave a stern message to Pakistan and China that also took part in the summit. PM Modi said that it was unfortunate that there were unnecessary attempts to bring bilateral issues in the SCO agenda, which was in contravention of SCO Charter...

Bihar Election Result: Updates

Bihar election is being seen as a litmus test for the ruling NDA at the Centre and the state. While the NDA was facing a lot of flak from the Opposition on several issues, PM Narendra Modi tried his best to woo the Bihar voters by making a host of promises including free COVID-19 vaccine....

Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at PM Modi, Nitish in Bihar election rally

With Bihar getting ready for the third phase of the polls, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Rahul Gandhi said that those who did not help distressed people amid the coronavirus lockdown are now seeking votes from them. He said this...

PM Modi condemns terror attacks in France

Following the recent terror attacks in France, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday condemned the attacks. PM Modi said India stands with France in the fight against terrorism. PM Modi tweets PM Modi took to Twitter to condole the deaths of the victims who lost their lives in the terror attacks. He said: “I strongly...

All Indians will get COVID-19 vaccine: PM Modi

At a time when COVID-19 cases continue to rise with each passing day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that all Indians will be vaccinated once the coronavirus vaccine is available. PM Modi said no one will be left behind when the vaccine for COVID-19 is made available. The prime minister also said that a...

Bihar Election: Voting for first phase begins amid pandemic

Voting for the first phase of Bihar election began on Wednesday. Under the first phase, voting in 71 Assembly constituencies is being held amid tight security and COVID-19 safety protocols. The data provided by the Election Commission provides that nearly 2.15 crore electors are eligible to exercise their voting rights. Of this, 1.12 crore are...

PM Modi urges people to light a diya for security forces

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday requested people to light a diya (lamp) at their homes in honour of the security forces guarding the borders. PM Modi’s request came during his monthly radio address ‘Mann ki Baat’. During the radio address, PM Modi wished people for the festivals. He also warned them to stay alert...

Rajasthan CM writes to PM Modi to protect investors trapped by multi-level co-op societies

Prakash Bhandari, Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and help the investors who invested their hard-earned money in multi-level cooperative societies. Ashok Gehlot in his letter to Modi said that the multi-level societies have looted Rs 1419.77 crore of 73,158 investors of Rajasthan and Gujarat. The...

Piyush Goyal gets charge of Ram Vilas Paswan’s ministry

Following the death of Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan, Piyush Goyal has been assigned additional charge of the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution. Piyush Goyal currently holds the portfolio of minister of railways and minister of commerce and industry in the Narendra Modi government at the Centre. “The President of India, as...

Mansukh Mandaviya says farm laws to make farmers “aatmanirbhar”

Union minister of state for chemicals and fertilisers Mansukh Mandaviya on Sunday criticised the Opposition for “misleading the farmers” against the contentious farm legislations. Mansukh Mandaviya, who was in Surat, clarified on various aspects of the farm bills to substantiate that these legislations are going to benefit and empower the farmers. While enumerating on the...