Roadshow and more in Varanasi await PM Narendra Modi

Besides BJP national president Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, his Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and former Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal will be among the ally leaders attending the prime minister’s Varanasi roadshow

Twitter to launch feature to alert users about fake news on 25 April

A study in early April had claimed that in the last 30 days, one in every two persons got fake news from some or the other digital platform

AAP’s Chadha to challenge nomination papers of Bidhuri in HC

AAP candidate Raghav Chadha had demanded the cancellation of nomination papers of Ramesh Bidhuri earlier by complaining to the Election Commission

Akshay Kumar realises a Modi interview can’t be apolitical

Both positive and negative reactions to the Narendra Modi interview with Akshay Kumar suggest this could never have been an apolitical exercise

Akhtar, Yadav lead confusing campaigns for Kanhaiya Kumar

When Akhtar said the BJP was offering nothing more than a temple, the crowd did not appear to be believing in his words

Inquiry into Modi’s ‘violation’ of MCC begins, but to what avail?

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Bengal: Booth bombed; voter killed; polling agent found hanging

Goons of Trinamool and Congress roamed the streets and haunted the booths with impunity in the third phase of Lok Sabha election in Bengal

Hans Raj Hans vs Udit Raj: Comparative credentials

Not only several instances of going against the party line but also negative feedback from North-West Delhi sealed the fate of Udit Raj while Hans Raj Hans is believed to appeal to the Punjabi crowd in the constituency

Mulayam favourite despite sad state of affairs in Mainpuri

Farm distress haunts the 'rice bowl' called Mainpuri that the Raiways barely touches, but the favourite politician of the constituency has been Mulayam Singh Yadav for ages: For doing nothing

AAP’s Chadha to challenge nomination papers of Bidhuri in HC

AAP candidate Raghav Chadha had demanded the cancellation of nomination papers of Ramesh Bidhuri earlier by complaining to the Election Commission

Petition against Sadhvi Pragya dismissed; she can contest

NIA Special Judge VS Padalkar dismissed the petition of Nisar Syed saying that his lawyer knew well that this was not the proper forum

Conspiracy against CJI? File affidavit, SC orders lawyer

The case now stands divided into two separate investigations: one into the allegation of a former court employee against the CJI and the other of the conspiracy against the judiciary a lawyer has claimed

Akshay Kumar realises a Modi interview can’t be apolitical

Both positive and negative reactions to the Narendra Modi interview with Akshay Kumar suggest this could never have been an apolitical exercise

Akhtar, Yadav lead confusing campaigns for Kanhaiya Kumar

When Akhtar said the BJP was offering nothing more than a temple, the crowd did not appear to be believing in his words

Rohit Shekhar murdered for property or love triangle?

The Rohit Shekhar murder plot thickens with the victim's mother adding multiple shades to the story with a spate of allegations against her daughter-in-law
black holes

Black holes don’t make dark matter: Hawking challenged

An international team of researchers has put a theory speculated by the late Stephen Hawking to its most rigorous test to date, and their results have ruled out the possibility that primordial black holes smaller than a tenth of a millimetre make up most of the dark matter.
Monsoon forecast by Skymet

Skymet: Brace for a below-average monsoon

While the RBI was expected to cut the repo rate by 25 basis points due to low inflation on Thursday, the forecast of Skymet on Wednesday may make the central bank think twice before going ahead with the previous calculation as bad monsoon may translate to inflation in food prices in the near future

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