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BJP Will Win 350 Seats In Uttar Pradesh In 2022, Says Yogi Adityanath

BJP Will Win 350 Seats In Uttar Pradesh In 2022, Says Yogi Adityanath

Asian News International | Sunday September 19, 2021, Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today exuded confidence that the BJP will form the government in the state again with an overwhelming majority in the 2022 Assembly polls.

Rahul Gandhi's Tweet For New Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi

Rahul Gandhi's Tweet For New Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said: "Congratulations to Shri Charanjit Singh Channi Ji for the new responsibility. We must continue to fulfil the promises made to the people of Punjab. Their trust is of paramount importance."

Murder Suspects House Set On Fire In Odisha's Ganjam: Police

Murder Suspects House Set On Fire In Odisha's Ganjam: Police

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, Berhampur

Police has arrested the suspects involved in the murder, while a search is on for those behind the arson.

"Everyone Respected": Union Minister Invites Amarinder Singh To Join NDA

"Everyone Respected": Union Minister Invites Amarinder Singh To Join NDA

Asian News International | Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale today extended an invite to Captain Amarinder Singh, who resigned as Punjab Chief Minister, to join the National Democratic Alliance and said he should quit Congress which humiliated him.

Amarinder Singh Targeting Gandhis: Navjot Sidhu's Advisor On "Traitor" Remark

Amarinder Singh Targeting Gandhis: Navjot Sidhu's Advisor On "Traitor" Remark

Asian News International | Sunday September 19, 2021, Chandigarh

Principal strategic advisor to Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, Mohammad Mustafa on Sunday alleged that by calling Mr Sidhu a "traitor" and saying that he has relations with Pakistan, former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh is "

"Well Done, Rahul": BJP Takes A #MeToo Dig Over Punjab Choice

"Well Done, Rahul": BJP Takes A #MeToo Dig Over Punjab Choice

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

The BJP today took a swipe at the Congress over its Punjab chief ministerial pick Charanjit Singh Channi, citing reported allegations that he had sent an inappropriate text to an IAS officer in 2018.

Treasure Hunt At Odisha's Jagannath Temple For Possible Hidden Valuables

Treasure Hunt At Odisha's Jagannath Temple For Possible Hidden Valuables

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, Puri

A special team of the State Archaeology Department in presence of officials of Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA), Puri district collector Samarth Verma, Puri SP KV Singh and trust member of the Emar Mutt is searching for the

Centre Yet To Clear 68 Names For High Courts Sent By Supreme Court Judges

Centre Yet To Clear 68 Names For High Courts Sent By Supreme Court Judges

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

The government is yet to take a call on the recommendations made by the Supreme Court collegium on appointing a total of 68 judicial officers and advocates as judges of various high courts.

Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel To Meet President, PM In Delhi Tomorrow

Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel To Meet President, PM In Delhi Tomorrow

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021

Bhupendra Patel is also scheduled to meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP president J P Nadda before returning to Ahmedabad on Monday night.

Indian Industry To Make Two New Rockets - GSLV-Mk III, SSLV: Space Department

Indian Industry To Make Two New Rockets - GSLV-Mk III, SSLV: Space Department

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, Bengaluru

The Department of Space (DoS) plans to realise entirely-built rockets -- GSLV-Mk III and SSLV -- from Indian industry partners, in addition to PSLV, according to a top official of its commercial arm NSIL.

BJP Uses Taliban, Afghanistan, Pakistan To Get Votes: Mehbooba Mufti

BJP Uses Taliban, Afghanistan, Pakistan To Get Votes: Mehbooba Mufti

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, Jammu

Accusing BJP of playing politics over the issues of Taliban, Afghanistan and Pakistan to garner votes, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday alleged that the seven-year-rule of the saffron party has brought miseries to the people of the country.

Amarinder Singh's First Reaction After Punjab Successor's Selection

Amarinder Singh's First Reaction After Punjab Successor's Selection

Reported by Mohammad Ghazali, Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

Amarinder Singh says, "Best wishes to Charanjit Singh Channi." Greeting his successor in the Punjab Chief Minister's chair, the veteran Congress leader cautioned his replacement against the growing risks to the state from "across the border".

Foreign Minister Holds Talks With Saudi Counterpart On Bilateral Issues

Foreign Minister Holds Talks With Saudi Counterpart On Bilateral Issues

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Sunday held wide-ranging talks with his Saudi counterpart Faisal Bin Farhan Al Saud covering a range of bilateral and regional issues including developments in Afghanistan.

Envoy Thanks India For Facilitating Russian Parliament Elections

Envoy Thanks India For Facilitating Russian Parliament Elections

Asian News International | Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

Ambassador Kudashev and his wife cast a vote for the Lower House of the Russian Parliament.

Who Is Charanjit Singh Channi, Punjab's New Chief Minister

Who Is Charanjit Singh Channi, Punjab's New Chief Minister

Reported by Mohammed Ghazali, Edited by Debanish Achom | Sunday September 19, 2021, Chandigarh

Congress leader Charanjit Singh Channi has been appointed Chief Minister of Punjab, the party said today after a meeting with its MLAs following the resignation of Captain Amarinder Singh, just months away from the assembly election.