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N D Tiwari: The Congress stalwart who enjoyed great rapport with Opposition parties

Narayan Datt Tiwari, who breathed his last on Thursday, was a Congress stalwart in the Hindi heartland. From being the only political leader to have served as the chief minister of two states to be...

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Former UP and Uttarakhand CM ND Tiwari dies in Delhi after prolonged illness

NEW DELHI: Former Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand chief minister Narayan Dutt Tiwari died in Delhi after a prolonged illness at the Max Hospital in Saket area on Thursday. He was 93. Incidentally, th...

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MJ Akbar, Accused In MeToo, First Minister In PM Modi's Council To Resign

In his long career, Mobashar Jawed Akbar wore many hats. He was a pioneering editor, erudite author and a lawmaker who represented both the BJP and the Congress in parliament -- a rare feat for som...

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#MeToo and MJ Akbar: Journalism failed its young women, we can’t expect politics to own up and wa...

It takes immense courage for women to talk publicly about being violated. So questions like “why now” and “why not then” are pointless and insensitive. #MeToo will have a salutary effect on males i...

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MJ Akbar news updates: Former journalist’s fall from grace a defining moment for Indian politics,...

Editor's Note: Pressure has been increasing on junior foreign minister MJ Akbar to resign after his return to India from an official trip. Akbar has been accused of sexual misconduct by at least 14...

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Thakur's Participation For the Rest of The Second Test In Question

Shardul Thakur made his debut for India against the Windies in the second Test at the Rajiv Gandhi International stadium in Hyderabad on Friday. But the first game for the 26-year-old, didn't work ...

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Rajiv Gandhi (20 August 1944 – 21 May 1991) was the sixth Prime Minister of India (1984–1989). He took office after his mother's assassination on 31 October 1984; he himself was assassinated on 21 May 1991. He became the youngest Prime Minister of India when he took office at the age of 40.