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TMC worker seen brandishing a gun during roadshow organised by over 200 workers in Birbhum, West Bengal

Around 200 TMC workers organised a bike rally in Birbhum Lok Sabha constituency in West Bengal

Congress leader Ajay Singh calls BJP MP Riti Pathak “Maal”

Ajay Singh while criticising BJP MP Riti Pathak, said she is not a good "Maal".

BJP fields another Dalit from North West Delhi, disgruntled leader who joined Congress calls BJP anti-Dalit

Calling himself the biggest Dalit leader, Udit Raj accused the BJP of being anti-Dalit after he was not given ticket by the party.

Decision comes from political will, the Army follows, success comes when both operate in unison: Amit Shah

BJP needn't do anything, the opposition is helping us to acquire the Hindu support by invoking castist statements, said Amit Shah in the interview by Republic Bharat.
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Mamata Banerjee sends kurtas and sweets for him says PM Modi in a freewheeling chat with filmstar Akshay Kumar

Prime Minister Modi's informal interaction with film star Akshay Kumar leads to a meltdown of 'journalists'

How NDTV lied to paint Narendra Modi as ‘Hitler’ in 2004 and whitewashed violence and rigging by Left, Lalu

NDTV has reported horribly against Narendra Modi right since 2002. But among all stark lies spread by NDTV, one which needs to be immediately exposed is this.

AltNews co-founder caught shielding Islamists following the Sri Lanka terror attacks

Altnews cofounder seems to have graduated from sharing fake news himself to shielding radical Islamists

Shekhar Gupta says ‘latest’ CVoter survey predicts BJP getting 220 in 2019 elections, Yashwant Deshmukh calls it fake news

Yashwant Deshmukh of CVoter, putting the record straight said that CVoter has respected the Election Commission embargo and has not released any vote or seat numbers once the election process started.

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Robert Vadra’s relative mocks Modi’s memories, exposes why Congress could never understand needs of India’s poor

Tehseen Poonawalla mocked PM and others who claimed to have used chalk to whiten their dirty canvas shoes and called them dumb.

The face of our ‘liberals’: They wept for Christchurch and rightly so, but where is the outrage on Sri Lanka?

The bomb blasts in Sri Lanka which have killed over 200 people are markedly different from Christchurch shooting of only a month ago.

Justice Gogoi, the ‘plot’ and the things you might not know

Indian Express also does a quick job on Attorney General K.K. Venugopal. It says the AG wanted the day’s proceedings to receive “widest publicity” even as CJI wanted the “media to show restraint.”

‘Liberals’ addressing Yogi Adityanath by his birth name is a reflection of their deep seated Hinduphobia

The elevation of Yogi Adityanath to the seat of Chief Minister of India's most populous state ruffled many feathers and it's hardly surprising that they are throwing everything at him in the desperate hope that something will stick.

Modi ministers in five years – Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Few achievements of defence ministry during the past few years.

Why did the world not grieve for Pulwama the way it grieved for Sri Lanka?

Yesterday was a day of pure terror. The death toll in Sri Lanka continued to mount throughout the day.

Dear ‘Koul-Dattatreya Brahmin’ Rahul Gandhi ji, why do you hate the Kashmiri Pandit community?

Going by your words, let me ask you, Rahul Gandhi, my fellow community member a few questions. Why do you harbour such hate towards the Kashmiri Pandit community that you call your own?

While people are quick to label her a terrorist, Sadhvi Pragya’s allegations of custodial torture are swept under the ‘liberal’ rug

Sadhvi Pragya's allegations of brutal custodial torture are being paid no heed as her candidature for the Lok Sabha election appears more alarming to some.

Babri Masjid demolition : pride or shame lies in the eyes of the beholder. Here is why people can be proud of it

For many, it was not a Masjid that stood there, it was a symbol of tyranny against Hindu civilization. What they celebrate, only they have right to define, and they have a right to be heard.

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Bollywood, Sports & more

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan responds to Narendra Modi’s appeal, urges people to go out and vote

Modi had urged Khan to creatively try and urge people to come out in large numbers and cast their votes

Akshay Kumar puts an end to speculations, denies rumours of contesting elections

Akshay Kumar's cryptic tweet earlier today raised wild speculations that he may contest the ongoing Lok Sabha elections

Vivek Agnihotri’s The Tashkent Files would be a crime to miss

Vivek Agnihotri's The Tashkent Files proves that script is the hero of the film

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Sadhvi Pragya should have got bail in half an hour: Senior advocate who fought her case

An exclusive interview with Senior advocate Avinash Gupta, who successfully got bail for Sadhvi Pragya in Malegaon blasts case.