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CBI raids 9 locations linked to Chidambaram in new case involving Chinese nationals
Nitish-Kumar
Nitish to call all-party meeting on caste-based census
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While interacting with the media persons here, Nitish Kumar said that the meeting will soon be held here to discuss the issue. The Chief Minister, however, did not give the exact date and time of the meeting. "Through all party meetings, the leaders of different political parties will give suggestions on this issue. It will help us to decide the future course of action," the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader said.
Rahul-Gandhi
Oppn parties upset over Rahul's remark on ideology
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Jharkhand Mukti Morcha, CPI(M), Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Janata Dal (Secular) have questioned Rahul Gandhi's comment that only the Congress has the ideology "to take on the BJP". Rahul in his address at Congress' 'Chintan Shivir' in Udaipur on Sunday had claimed that regional parties cannot fight the BJP and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) as they lack ideology, adding that only the Congress can fight the BJP.
R.C.P.-Singh
Union Minister R.C.P. Singh's fate yet to be decided by top JD-U leadership
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The upper house tenure of Singh, who is the sole JD-U representative in the Narendra Modi government, is ending on July 7 this year. JD-U national President Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh on Monday announced the name of Anil Hegde as one of the Rajya Sabha candidates but the decision on another seat has not been taken yet.
BJP-and-Congress
Not only Saha, ex-Congress leaders getting plum posts in BJP
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Saha, who had quit the Congress and joined the BJP in 2016, was appointed the BJP's state president in 2020. He had replaced Biplab Kumar Deb who ended the 25-year-old Communist rule in 2018. Similarly, Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh was in the Congress and a minister in the state government led by the Congress before joining the BJP.
Prime-Minister-Narendra-Modi
Modi advises UP ministers to focus on governance
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He also emphasised the need for transparency in the working of the government. Addressing the council of ministers at Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's residence at a dinner meeting, Modi underlined the increased responsibility of the government following its second consecutive win in the recent Assembly elections.
Rahul-Ghandhi-Election
BJP only seeks to divide and suppress: Rahul Gandhi
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Addressing a rally in Rajasthan's Banswara, Rahul Gandhi said, "There is a fight between two ideologies. On one hand, there is Congress which says that everyone has to be protected, and everyone should walk together; on the other hand there is BJP, which only works to divide and suppress," Rahul Gandhi said.
Asaduddin-Owaisi
Textbook repeat of Dec 1949 in Babri Masjid: Owaisi on Gyanvapi row
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"This is a textbook repeat of December 1949 in Babri Masjid. This order itself changes the religious nature of the Masjid. This is a violation of 1991 Act. This was my apprehension and it has come true. Gyanvapi Masjid was, and will remain a Masjid till judgement day, Inshallah," Owaisi tweeted.