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Delhi bureaucrats not to meet CM, ministers till Kejriwal apologises

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Bureaucrats would not meet or talk over phone to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his ministers or MLAs till Kejriwal accepts and apologises for an alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs, the IAS Association said here on Tuesday. Prakash on Tuesday alleged that he was beaten up by AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan and another party MLA, whom he ca...

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Apologise for son's assault on youth, Congress MLA tells Karnataka Assembly

Bengaluru, Feb 20 (IANS) Ruling Congress legislator N.A. Haris on Tuesday apologised in the Karnataka Assembly for an assault by his son Mohammed Nalapad on a youth at a city cafe. I tender an apology if the incident involving my son has affected the dignity of the house and pride of its members, Haris said on the third day of the Assembly Budget Session. Nalapad, 24, is in three...

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Another controversy: Delhi CS, AAP trade accusations on assault

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash on Tuesday alleged that he was hit by two AAP MLAs in a meeting at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence, triggering a major row that also saw the manhandling of Environment Minister Imran Hussain and another AAP leader by a crowd inside the Secretariat here. The BJP and the Congress attacked the AAP based on the Chief Sec...

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Shoes hurled at Odisha CM during by-poll campaign

Bhubaneswar, Feb 20 (IANS) An unidentified youth on Tuesday hurled two shoes at Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik during his campaign for the by-poll in Bijepur assembly constituency of Bargarh district. The shoe-thrower has been detained at the local police station. Patnaik was campaigning in Kumbhari under Barpali block when he was attacked. One of the personal security offi...

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Get back Nirav while returning from abroad, Rahul tells PM

Mendipathar (Meghalaya), Feb 20 (IANS) Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday asked him to bring back absconding diamantaire Nirav Modi when he returns from his foreign trips. I would like to request this Modi (Prime Minister), on behalf of all of us, to bring back the other (Nirav) Modi when he goes on another of his many foreign trips. ...

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AAP MLAs hit me in front of Kejriwal: Delhi Chief Secretary

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash on Tuesday alleged that he was hit by AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan and another party MLA, who he can identify, in front of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at CM's residence on Monday night. However, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) denied the allegation, saying the Chief Secretary was making false accusation at the behest of the Bharatiya ...

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MP leaders ride 'rath', bullock cart to woo voters

Bhopal, Feb 20 (IANS) A modern 'rath' and a bullock cart are among the preferred modes of transport for top Madhya Pradesh leaders to campaign in the run-up to the February 24 bypolls in Mungawali and Shivpuri Assembly constituencies. Both the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and the opposition Congress have put their all in the campaigning for the byelections, which come ahead of the Assem...

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Campaigning for Bijepur by-poll in Odisha gains momentum

Bhubaneswar, Feb 20 (IANS) Campaigning for the by-poll to the Bijepur assembly constituency in Odisha's Bargarh district has gained momentum, with political parties leaving no stone unturned to ensure the victory of their candidates. The election is set to be a triangular contest as the Congress, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have launched a high-pitched ...

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Congress to seek detailed statement on Parrikar's health

Panaji, Feb 20 (IANS) The Congress will seek a proper explanation from Goa's BJP-led coalition government about the exact nature and severity of the ailment of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar said on Tuesday. Talking to reporters at the state Legislative Assembly complex, Kavlekar said: We will raise the issue of CM's health. People of the state...

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AAP MLAs allegedly assault Delhi Chief Secretary in CM's presence

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash was allegedly assaulted by AAP MLAs in a meeting at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence, sparking protests on Tuesday and threats of a pen-down strike in government offices in the capital. The ruling AAP denied the allegation even as the IAS Association Secretary, Manisha Saxena, complained to Lt. Governor Anil Baijal, c...

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Attack on Delhi Chief Secretary is criminal conspiracy: IAS body

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) IAS Association Secretary Manisha Saxena on Tuesday said that Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash was manhandled and mistreated at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence here on Monday and termed it a planned criminal conspiracy. The Indian Administrative Service officers would work on Tuesday with a black band as a mark of protest, Saxena said Speaking to...

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Karnataka CM hits back at Modi for 'commission' remark

Bengaluru, Feb 20 (IANS) Stung by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 10 per cent commission jibe against his government, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday said Modi was, in fact, a facilitator of corruption. You made common people stand in queues to deposit their money in the banks (referring to the note ban in 2016) and then let Nirav Modi (billionaire jeweller accused in Pun...

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BJP alleges ruling MLAs assaulted Delhi bureaucrat, AAP denies

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) A war of words erupted on Tuesday between the AAP and the BJP over an alleged assault on Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by Aam Aadmi party legislators in the presence of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijender Gupta, who is also the Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly, alleged Kejriwal in his dictatorial style called t...

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Digital economy cannot be forced on people: Former minister Pallam Raju

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government has twisted some of the things in the digital revolution, such as forcing digital transactions on people and insisting on linking Aadhaar with everything, says M.M. Pallam Raju, a minister in the earlier Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government. He contends that the genesis of India's electronics and in...

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Who facilitated Mehul Choksi's escape, Congress asks PM

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Congress on Monday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi on as to who facilitated the escape aboard of Punjab National Bank fraud accused Mehul Choksi, who was purportedly declared a proclaimed offender by a Chandigarh court. Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari said: In this 'Chhota Modi-Mehul Choksi' tango, which is continuing to play itself out, there are...

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CBI enquiry to unearth scams in Meghalaya, says Rajnath

Songsak (Meghalaya), Feb 19 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that a CBI enquiry will be constituted to unearth various scams under the Congress-led government in Meghalaya. Accusing the Mukul Sangma government of failure to utilize the sanctioned funds for the state, he said In a state where people have no access to electricity and water till today, development wil...

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Protests against age limit reduction for railway recruitments continue in Bihar

Patna, Feb 19 (IANS) Hundreds of youths on Monday staged protests at Rajendra Nagar railway station here against reduction of age limit for recruitment in the railways, leading to disruption of train services for some time, police said. This is first time that youths staged protest at a railway station in the state capital, after reports of protests at various railway stations across Bih...

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Delhi BJP leaders meet Puri to fix conversion charge on local shopping centres

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) A delegation of Delhi BJP leaders on Monday met Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri to demanded fixing of the conversion charge applicable on local shopping centers colony, category wise. The delegation of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was led by its Delhi unit chief and MP Manoj Tiwari and Union Minister Harsh Vardhan, who is an MP fro...

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Don't politicise Beawar deaths, Rajasthan BJP chief tells Congress

Jaipur, Feb 19 (IANS) BJP state unit President Ashok Parnami on Monday accused opposition Congress leaders Sachin Pilot and Ashok Gehlot of politicising the 19 deaths in a cylinder blast in Beawar town of Ajmer district. The two leaders could not find time to meet the bereaved families and those injured but Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Scindia reached the spot without delay and met the...

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Ask Maharashtra to state position on Judge Loya probe, lawyers body urges SC

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Bombay Lawyers Association (BLA) on Monday urged the Supreme Court to direct the Maharashtra government to make its position clear through an affidavit vis-a-vis an independent probe into Judge B.M. Loya's death in 2014. Judge Loya was presiding over a Special CBI court conducting the trial in the staged shootout killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and his aide Tus...

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