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Repealing Contentious Agri Laws Is A Step In Right Direction: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Nov 19, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Punjab Congress Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu further commented that the year long struggle and sacrifice of the farmers have finally paid dividends.

Delhi Air Pollution: SC Directs Centre To Hold Emergency Meeting

Nov 15, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Supreme Court urged the Centre to take measures like stopping non-essential construction transport, power plants and implementing work from home.


Punjab Govt Passes Resolution In Assembly Against Centre’s Farm Laws

Leader of opposition in the assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema of the Aam Aadmi Party, also accused the Akalis of supporting the farm laws.

Punjab: Captain Amarinder Singh Supports Extension Of BSF Jurisdiction, Asks State Not To Politicise National Security

Nov 11, 2021 Harish Manav

According to the former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, it was important to extend BSF's jurisdiction as Pakistan is deploying sophisticated technology and highly improvised drones.


Punjab Assembly Refuses To Comply With Centre's Decision On Extending BSF Jurisdiction

The deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Randhawa stated that the law and order situation in Punjab was totally under control and there was no need to extend the jurisdiction of BSF.

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04 November, 2021

After Centre’s Excise Duty Cut, Karnataka Announces Reduction In Fuel Prices

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The state’s Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, announced that the petrol will now cost Rs 95.90 per litre and diesel Rs 81.5 per litre in Karnataka.


03 November, 2021

Recent Launch Of Srinagar-Sharjah International Flight Centre's ‘PR Extravaganza’: Mehbooba Mufti

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The former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said it is ‘puzzling’ that Centre had not secured permission from Pakistan to use its airspace.


29 October, 2021

RBI Governor: Centre Extends Shaktikanta Das's Tenure By 3 More Years

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According to an official order, the government has reappointed Das as the governor of the central bank for a period of three years beyond December 10, 2021.


16 October, 2021

Singhu Border Lynching: BJP Says ‘Anarchists’ Behind Farmer Protests Need To Be Exposed

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BJP's IT cell chief Amit Malviya said ‘anarchists behind these protests in the name of farmers need to be exposed’.


09 October, 2021

Mehbooba Mufti Targets Centre Again, Says ‘Muscular Policy’ Used In J&K For ‘Political Dividends’

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The former J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said the Centre is ‘outraged only in cases where hate politics can be lapped up to polarise people’.


09 October, 2021

‘Don’t Consider Those Culprits Who Killed BJP Workers In Lakhimpur Kheri’: Rakesh Tikait

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The farmer leader Rakesh Tikait said those whose killed BJP workers in Lakhimpur Kheri reacted only to vehicle running over protestors.


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08 October, 2021

Punjab CM Urges Centre To Ensure Safety Of J&K People After Recent Civilian Killing Spree

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The J&K UT has witnessed a spike in civilian killings with at least seven civilians killed in the past three days, with the latest being a school principal and a teacher.


07 October, 2021

RSS Leader Indresh Kumar Condemns Lakhimpur Kheri Incident, Lambasts Opposition

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RSS leader Indresh Kumar accused Opposition of creating ‘hatred and violence’ in the country.


07 October, 2021

Rahul Gandhi Condemns Kashmir Killings, Says Terrorism Hasn’t Stopped After Article 370 Abrogation

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi accused Central Government of completely failing to provide security to the people of J&K.


02 October, 2021

PM Modi Takes A Dig At Opposition Over Farm Law Criticism, Accuses Them Of 'Intellectual Dishonesty', 'Political Deceit'

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PM's comments came when he was replying to a question about the labour and farm laws enacted by the government and its refusal to roll-back the three contentious agriculture laws, as demanded by the protesting farmer unions.


28 September, 2021

West Bengal Mulls Lateral Entry In Bureaucracy, Similar To Centre’s Move

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The officials in the state administration said lateral entry would be done for the posts including special secretary and joint secretaries.


28 September, 2021

‘Bharat Bandh’ Has ‘Unnerved’ BJP: Akhilesh Yadav

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The Samajwadi Party head Akhilesh Yadav accused BJP of ‘working at the behest of capitalists’.


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26 September, 2021

Cyclone Gulab: PM Modi Assures Support To Odisha, Andhra Pradesh

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to chief ministers of both Odisha and Andhra Pradesh and assured them of all possible support from Centre.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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