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CBI goes after CBI: Rakesh Asthana team member arrested

The ongoing war between CBI Director Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthana has escalated with the agency searching its own premises in New Delhi and placing under arrest its Deputy Superin...

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Modi govt's performance mixed; rupee, NPAs cause for concern: Bimal Jalan

Terming the Modi government's performance as a mixed story, former RBI Governor Bimal Jalan on Sunday said the declining value of rupee and high non-performing assets continue to remain a cause for...

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Rupee fall, high NPAs still cause for concern: Former RBI governor

Terming the Modi government's performance as a mixed story, former RBI Governor Bimal Jalan Sunday said the declining value of rupee and high non-performing assets continue to remain a cause for co...

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There should be ‘statue of disharmony’ of Modi, says AAP MP Sanjay Singh

As the ‘Statue of Unity’ of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is set to be unveiled in Gujarat, there should also be a “statue of disharmony” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sa...

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Why a law may not help build the Ram temple in Ayodhya

While the BJP-led NDA may have majority in the Lok Sabha, some of its own allies, such as the JD(U), may not support the legislation. Moreover, in the Rajya Sabha, the NDA is not in a majority.

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Three months after joining BJP, Shankarsinh Vaghela’s son resigns from party

Three months after he had joined the ruling BJP, former Congress MLA Mahendrasinh Vaghela resigned from the party on Thursday. The son of former chief minister Shankarsinh Vaghela, Mahendrasinh was...

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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.