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India NewsJul 29, 2021, 3:49 PM IST
Ex-Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa: No one forced me to resign
In an exclusive interview to Asianet News, former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa clarifies that nobody forced him to resign and it was a decision he took long back with an aim to give others the opportunity. He also hailed the party's choice of selecting Basavaraj Bommai as his replacement and spoke about the party's future in the next state elections.
PoliticsJul 27, 2021, 8:24 PM IST
Basavaraj Bommai to be Karnataka's next chief minister, says government will be pro-people
"I never expected it. However, I had a belief in my hard work and it has paid off," Basavaraj Bommai said after being elected as chief minister designate
PoliticsJul 26, 2021, 4:47 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi rides tractor to Parliament to protest against farm laws; Randeep Surjewala & others detained
Taking to Twitter, Rahul Gandhi wrote that "tractors will run in Parliament" if farmers are forced to sell their land.
PoliticsJul 26, 2021, 11:54 AM IST
'This govt has completely failed, let's go for polls': Shivakumar's dig at Yediyurappa government
Speaking to the media, Shivakumar said: “BJP does not have the honour or capability to rule the state, they don’t know how to serve the people."
PoliticsJul 21, 2021, 2:51 PM IST
'Plaster the Centre or country will be destroyed': Mamata's dig at Centre over Pegasus scandal
During the virtual rally, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee hit out at the Centre over the Pegasus scandal and urged the Opposition leaders to unite against the Bharatiya Janata Party ahead of the 2024 General Elections.
TechnologyJul 17, 2021, 2:18 PM IST
Can't trust Wikipedia anymore; it clearly favours left-leaning politics, says co-founder Larry Sanger
Wikipedia is now a repository of establishment propaganda, Larry Sanger said.
Top StoriesJul 17, 2021, 1:16 PM IST
Sharad Pawar meets PM Modi, discusses 'issues of national interest'
The meeting between NCP supremo Sharad Pawar and Prime Minister Narendra Modi reportedly lasted 50 minutes.
PoliticsJul 16, 2021, 6:05 PM IST
Kamal Nath responds to rumours floating his name for AICC president post
A meeting between Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath and AICC interim chief Sonia Gandhi has spared nationwide speculation among Congressmen that the party will hand over the baton to him. However, the Congress stalwart reportedly has said otherwise.
Top StoriesJul 13, 2021, 2:41 PM IST
Navjot Sidhu's cryptic 'AAP always recognised my vision' Tweet sparks speculation
Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday dropped a massive political hint when he took to Twitter to praise the Aam Aadmi Party.
Top StoriesJul 12, 2021, 11:28 AM IST
Rajinikanth hints at another political stint, says 'will reconsider entering politics'
The announcement comes after Rajinikanth earlier this year had opted out of politics, citing health reasons.
PoliticsJul 12, 2021, 11:03 AM IST
Bihar: LJP's Chirag Paswan to align with RJD?
Amidst the growing discontent between Lok Janshakti Party leader Chirag Paswan and his uncle Union Minister Pashupati Kumar Paras over late Ram Vilas Paswan's political legacy, Chirag Paswan has met RJD leader. This meeting has sparked speculation about the young leader joining RJD or forging an alliance.
Top StoriesJul 6, 2021, 12:52 PM IST
The 14th Dalai Lama: 10 facts about Tibet's spiritual leader
His Holiness, Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, plays a crucial role in the world of spiritualism and politics. A hero to millions world over, this spiritual head of Tibetan Buddhism has, unlike his predecessors, promptly taken advantage of the Information Age to spread a message of peace. Considered as one of the most influential people in the world, we take a look at 10 interesting facts of the Dalai Lama on his 86th birthday.
ChinaJul 1, 2021, 1:54 PM IST
'Nobody can bully, oppress or enslave us': Xi Jinping invokes patriotism on CCP's 100th birthday
Addressing a massive gathering on the 100th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party, Chinese President Xi Jinping "Whoever wants to do so will face bloodshed in front of a Great Wall of steel built by more than 1.4 billion Chinese people."
India NewsJun 26, 2021, 11:09 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Opening windows towards peace
By inviting the J&K politicians for talks, some of the venom of regional politics has been neutralised and the path towards more substantive issues appears to have been cleared, says Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain (Retd)