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NDA ahead of UPA in road construction, builds 33,361 km in four-and-half-years: Report

Earlier this year, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) had released data claiming that the NDA (National Democratic Alliance) built more roads than the UPA (United progressive Allia...

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Marathwada soon to have defence manufacturing zone: Minister

Nearly a dozen industrialists have shown interest in investing in the defence manufacturing zone that will soon come in the backward Marathwada region, state industries minister Subhash Desai said ...

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'Italian agents' forced religious conversions in Chhattisgarh: Yogi Adityanath's veiled attack on...

RAIPUR: In a veiled reference to UPA chairperson and former Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday accused Italian 'saudagars' (agents) of forcing...

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SC calls IAF officers to court for expert briefing on Rafale

The SC was hearing petitions levelling several allegations against the government in the procurement of 36 fully loaded Rafale fighters under an India-France inter-governmental agreement after scra...

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"What If Offset Partner Runs Off?" Why Supreme Court Asked This On Rafale

In a four-hour hearing on the Rafale jet deal today, the Supreme Court questioned the government's stance that it had no role in the offset clause, which is the focal point of the opposition's char...

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Those making accusations against Rafale deal are illiterate: Union Minister VK Singh

NEW DELHI: Union Minister of State for External Affairs General VK Singh on Wednesday hit out at those criticising the Rafale deal calling them illiterate. "Those who are making accusations are ill...

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The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) is a coalition of left political parties in India formed after the 2004 general election. The single largest party (in terms of number of seats in the Lok Sabha, the lower house of India's parliament) in the UPA is the Indian National Congress, whose president Sonia Gandhi is also the chairperson of the UPA. Subsequently the Prime Minister of India, Manmoha...