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Cauvery verdict: Tamil parties express concern, farmer leaders hopeful

Parties in Tamil Nadu expressed displeasure over the Supreme Court’s Cauvery verdict — which has reduced the state’s share of river water — even as some farmer leaders said they were hopeful that p...

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Lawmakers get loans finally declared as NPAs: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday said the state was constitutionally obliged to the people of the country to ensure that there is no concentration of wealth, as lawmakers managed to secure loans from ba...

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Reliance Group slaps Rs 5,000 crore defamation notice on AAP MP Sanjay Singh for comments on purc...

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh has been slapped with a Rs 5,000 crore defamation notice for making "false, distorted and malicious insinuations" against the Relian...

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Maulana Salman Nadvi now accused of striking Rs 5,000 cr deal on Ayodhya

Expelled All-India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) executive member Maulana Salman Nadvi is now accused of striking a deal for settling Ayodhya land dispute for Rs 5,000 crore and a Rajya Sabha ...

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Sacked cleric accused of seeking money to settle Ayodhya dispute

Sacked All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) member Maulana Salman Nadavi has been accused of seeking money and other favours in exchange for an out of court settlement of the Ayodhya disput...

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Ayodhya dispute: 'Expelled AIMPLB member Salman Nadvi demanded money for Mecca-like mosque'

Lucknow: Moulana Salman Hasni Nadvi, executive member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) who was expelled for proposing the Ayodhya compromise formula, has once again come under sc...

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The Rajya Sabha (RS) or Council of States is the upper house of the Parliament of India. Rajya means "state" and Sabha means "assembly" in Sanskrit. Membership is limited to 250 members, 12 of whom are nominated by the President of India for their contributions to art, literature, science, and social services.