Archive for May 23rd, 2019

Rahul Gandhi’s decisions led to divisions within Opposition: CPI

New Delhi, May 22 (PTI) Decisions taken by Rahul Gandhi led to divisions within the opposition, CPI national secretary Atul Kumar Anjaan said Thursday and asserted that the policies of the Congress scion opened the doors for Narendra Modi’s victory.

Riding on a massive Modi wave sweeping through most…

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EC must win our trust

While EVMs are convenient, there are too many reports of tampering. A workable solution is needed in future

Granted there is a general air of mistrust over the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) ever since it was introduced, and depending on whichever party has had the unexpectedly winnable verdict,  its opponents…

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Federer, Nadal threaten Djokovic bid for historic Slam

AFP | Paris May 23:  Novak Djokovic can become only the second man in history to have twice held all four Grand Slam titles at the same time with victory at the French Open.

However, a returning Roger Federer and rejuvenated Rafael Nadal will once again stand in his way.

World…

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Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as early trends hint at NDA win

Mumbai May 23:  The benchmark BSE Sensex rallied nearly 800 points and the NSE Nifty soared over 200 points to hit their respective record highs in early trade Thursday, as counting of votes for the Lok Sabha election began.

According to traders, investor sentiment was boosted by initial trends that…

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Salman Khan is grounded, not intimidating: Disha

Mumbai May 23:  Actor Disha Patani says it was an incredible experience to work with Salman Khan in “Bharat” as she found the superstar extremely humble.

She stars as a gymnast in the Ali Abbas Zafar directorial, which releases on June 5.

Disha said she was not “intimidated” but excited…

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Cong maintains lead in 8 seats; SAD, BJP in 2 seats each

Chandigarh May 23: The Congress was leading in eight parliamentary constituencies of Punjab while the Shiromani Akali Dal and BJP were leading in two Lok Sabha seats each, as per latest EC trends.

The Aam Aadmi Party was ahead in Sangrur. Punjab has 13 Lok Sabha seats.

The Congress was…

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BJP set to return to power as Modi wave sweeps most of India

New Delhi, May 23 (PTI) Riding on a massive Modi wave sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP was set to return to power Thursday as it led in 292 seats while the Congress trailed far behind with 51, according to trends released by the Election Commission for all…

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