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Linking Nirav Modi to PM exemplifies the Congress' cheap politics: Amit Shah

Linking Nirav Modi to PM exemplifies the Congress' cheap politics: Amit Shah

Mr Gandhi also drew a comparison between the Prime Minister and Nirav. Read Also: Rs 11,000 crore PNB fraud: Congress attacks PM Narendra Modi over "biggest bank loot scam" Union Tourism Minister K J Alphons had announced a Rs 70-crore project under the Swadesh Darshan Scheme for beautifying the churches and religious institutions of Meghalaya.


Entire family removed from Carnival Legend cruise ship over violent brawl

Entire family removed from Carnival Legend cruise ship over violent brawl

Passenger Lisa Bolitho told reporters the "big Italian family" spent days attacking Australians aboard the ship, with people "getting strangled and punched up". "My mum had to drag me away from it all". No charges had been filed against any of the passengers as of Monday, Reuters reports . "Very violent, they were full-on attacks", she said.


NCP candidate killed in blast in Meghalaya

NCP candidate killed in blast in Meghalaya

Jonathone N Sangma, who was contesting from Williamnagar assembly seat, was killed at Samanda around 7.50pm when he was returning from an election meeting, according to reports. The police had then filed a chargesheet against Marak under Sections 120B, 171F and 506 of Indian Penal Code. Condemning his death, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma condoled Jonathone N Sangma's death.


PM Modi lauds farmers over increase in pulses production

PM Modi lauds farmers over increase in pulses production

The conference deliberated on seven themes: agriculture policy and reforms for higher and sustained farmers income; trade policy; marketing and agri-logistics; R&D and start ups in agriculture; capital investments and institutional credit; promotion of allied farm activities like dairy and poultry; and sustainable and equitable development and efficient delivery of services.


Karnataka Congress leader threatens to set govt office on fire in Bengaluru

Karnataka Congress leader threatens to set govt office on fire in Bengaluru

According to media reports, the incident happened on February 16 when Narayanaswamy allegedly forced official to sign fake land papers and fumed after refusal. In the assembly, during the discussion on law and order in the city, home minister Ramalinga Reddy said he had asked the police to file a suo motu case against Narayanswamy for his attempt to burn down the BBMP office.