President's Rule to be revoked, Congress back in Uttarakhand

New Delhi, May 11  The central government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that ousted Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat had the legislative majority and his government would be restored as soon as President’s Rule was revoked in the state.

Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi informed the court that Rawat…

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BJP ministers, MPs to highlight government's achievements

New Delhi, May 11  BJP ministers and parliamentarians will apprise the people of the major policy decisions and achievements of the Narendra Modi government, which is completing two years in office on May 26, a union minister said on Tuesday.

During the month-long campaign, the minister and MPs will…

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Modi's degree genuine, says DU

New Delhi, May 11 Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s BA degree was genuine, the Delhi University said on Tuesday.

Registrar Tarun Das said the university had checked its records and it found that the PM’s degree was authentic.

“The University of Delhi states that Narendra Damodardas Modi had qualified…

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Congress rules out Rahul, Priyanka as UP CM candidate

Lucknow, May 11  The Congress on Tuesday virtually ruled out the possibility of either party vice-president Rahul Gandhi or his sister Priyanka Gandhi being projected as chief ministerial candidate for the 2017 Uttar Pradesh assembly polls.

Party general secretary in-charge of the state, Madhusudan Mistry said he had…

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UK will not deport Vijay Mallya

New Delhi, May 11 (PTI) Britain has told India that it cannot deport Vijay Mallya, who is facing money laundering charges in the country, but could consider an extradition request for him.

The UK government’s response came nearly a fortnight after India made a request for the deportation of…

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