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To come back in power, BJP has to build Ram Mandir: Hindu priest threatens to withdraw support

06 Jun,2018 Politics

NEW DELHI: There seems to be no end to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s troubles. On one hand, the Opposition is gaining footage with every passing poll, on the other hand, some of the party’s supporting organisations are pressing on the issue of Ram Mandir.

“If they (BJP) want to come in power again (in 2019) then they have to build the Ram Temple, else we will start a movement and make sure they are defeated,” Mahant Paramhans Das, a priest in Uttar Pradesh’s Chawani Temple told ANI.

Das’ was reacting to Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi statement.

Naqvi had earlier claimed that development will be the only issue for BJP in 2019 elections, further adding that Hindutva and Ram Mandir are not the primary issues for the saffron party.

“Today our government has made development as the mood of the nation. We have made development, a people’s movement. Prime Minister Modi has become ‘Vikas Nayak’ for the people of the country,” the minister said.

Naqvi further added that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been the “biggest victim of political intolerance” and from Gujarat to Delhi “political conspiracies” were hatched against him by “frustrated forces” who have been defeated by the people of the country.

The Hindu Yuva Vahini, a youth wing formed by UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, also reportedly threatened to cut off contact with BJP if building the Ram Mandir ceases to be one of the primary issues.

They added that the recent defeat in by-elections is due to the party’s slow move over the construction of Ram Mandir.

Clean India: Government launches sanitary pads at only Rs 2.50

06 Jun,2018 Business

Bringing yet another innovation in spreading cleanliness and hygiene, the government introduced sanitary pads that will be sold at Rs 2.50 on Monday, June 4. This is pad is also environment-friendly. Under the Pradhan Mantri Bharatiya Janaushadhi project, the pad will be sold all over the country.

Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Mansukh L Mandavia told reporters in New Delhi that these sanitary pads, called Oxo-biodegradable facility, will be available at 3,600 Drug Centers across the country. This center is spread across 33 States and Union Territories.

The minister said that the price of these pads has been kept low for better reach and usage. In the market where the available pads are generally priced at Rs 8 per unit, the cost of the four unit packs is Rs 10.

The minister also added that the pad will help women of poor classes to maintain their basic needs related to cleanliness. He also said that competition from the new cheap pad market will increase and other companies can also reduce their prices.

Bepannah 5 June 2018 Full Episode Written Update: Rajvir Finds Out About Zoya and Aditya’s Whereabouts

06 Jun,2018 Entertainment

In yesterday’s episode of Bepannah, Aditya starts to feel very thirsty while being in the jungle. Zoya finds a pond and helps Aditya drink water. On the other side, the bankers reach Zosh Company and order to seal it. The employees plead for being given some more time but the bankers are reluctant in accepting their requests and further seal the company.
Aditya finds a phone booth and makes a call to Arjun. A police officer happens to stand beside Arjun while he attends the call thinking that it is Aditya who had called. Aditya also, very smartly, talks in Sheikh’s tone, tells his location in code language and easily fools the police officer while Arjun knows that it is Aditya on the line. Arjun cracks the code and comes to know that Aditya was in Badlapur. Rajvir tracks Aditya’s and Arjun’s phone call and is also able to know Aditya’s location. Aditya and Zoya find a tea stall and buy something to eat. Arjun is trying to get out of his house in order to reach Zoya and Aditya but the police don’t allow him to leave.
Zoya and Aditya see a car coming their way. Zoya assumes that it was Arjun’s car but Aditya tells him that it wasn’t Arjun and they both realise it is Rajvir. Zoya and Aditya again start running away and enter the jungle. While trying to find a place to hide Zoya’s foot gets stuck in a trap that is usually placed for animal hunting. Aditya helps Zoya to get out of it and further carries Zoya in his arms and continues to run.
Zoya and Aditya reach a place which looked busy as people could be seen around. They find a house where they could see no one and so they decide to go there to hide. Rajvir reaches the same place and orders the police to look everywhere for Aditya and Zoya.


RLD takes unassailable lead in Kairana

31 May,2018 Politics Read more

Lucknow: The RLD is all set to wrest the Kairana parliamentary seat from the ruling BJP as its candidate Tabassum Hasan has taken an unassailable lead of over 43,000 votes, an Election Commission official said. Bharatiya Janata Party`s Mriganka Singh is her nearest rival while other 10 candidates in the fray are set to lose […]

Karnataka: Allies finally reach conclusion over porfolio squabble; Congress to get Home, JD(S) to keep Finance

31 May,2018 Politics Read more

After days of hectic negotiations, the JD-S will get the Finance portfolio in Karnataka and the Congress the Home department, highly placed sources in the parties said here today. The power-sharing arrangement between the two alliance partners is being finalized and is in the final stages, the sources added. The leaders of the two parties […]

Gujarat BJP scouts for new antidotes to suppress Hardik Patel, Alpesh Thakor ‘headache’

30 May,2018 Politics Read more

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) not scoring even a century in the Gujarat polls has made the party realise that they seriously need to stop Hardik Patel and Alpesh Thakor from denting the BJP’s vote bank. The party is now searching for antidotes of these two community leaders. Sources from the saffron brigade revealed that […]

India, Indonesia elevate ties to Comprehensive Strategic Partnership

30 May,2018 Politics Read more

Jakarta, May 30 (IANS) India and Indonesia elevated their bilateral ties to that of a Comprehensive Strategic Partnerhsip and issued a shared vision for maritime cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region following a bilateral summit between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Indonesian President Joko Widodo here on Wednesday.   The two sides also signed 15 […]

Sterlite plant soaked in controversy from day 1

29 May,2018 Politics Read more

Thoothukudi: The Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) district engineer in the presence of the Thoothukudi district collector, district police superintendent and the local tahsildar sealed the Sterlite copper factory amidst the great joy of Thoothukudi residents who have been fighting for this for more than 23 years since the foundation stone was laid in 1994. […]

16-year-old Assam YouTuber Detained Twice for Mocking PM Modi

29 May,2018 Politics Read more

A 16-year-old Assam boy, who had uploaded a video on YouTube mocking several BJP leaders, including Prime minister Narendra Modi and state Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, was detained twice last week after workers from the ruling party filed complaints against him at several police stations. A resident of Assam’s Golaghat district, the boy was critical […]

Israeli intel firm spied on Palestinian-American Linda Sarsour, report says

26 May,2018 Politics Read more

An Israeli private insight firm kept an eye on the Palestinian-American dissident and Ladies’ Walk co-seat Linda Sarsour and her family in an obvious endeavor to gather harming data, as indicated by a report by Haaretz. Israel Digital Shield (ICS), provided data to a conservative ace Israel aggregate related with American very rich person and […]

US warns Syria of ‘firm’ measures for ceasefire violations

26 May,2018 Politics Read more

WASHINGTON DC: The Assembled States cautioned Syria on Friday it would take “firm and proper measures” because of truce infringement, saying it was worried in regards to reports of a looming military task in a de-heightening zone in the nation’s southwest. Washington likewise forewarned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad against expanding the contention. “As an underwriter […]

North Korea slams ‘ignorant and stupid’ US Vice-President Mike Pence, renews summit threat

24 May,2018 Politics Read more

North Korea hit out at US Vice President Mike Pence today, calling him “ignorant and stupid” as the reclusive state made a renewed threat to cancel an upcoming summit between the two countries. Choe Son Hui, vice-minister of Foreign Affairs, released a statement via the state-run KCNA news agency lambasting a recent media interview Pence […]

Show of strength in Karnataka: Opposition’s unity at Kumaraswamy’s swearing-in could make Modi uneasy

24 May,2018 Politics Read more

Opposition leaders, including Congress’ Sonia Gandhi & Rahul Gandhi, SP’s Akhilesh Yadav, AP CM Chandrababu Naidu, WB CM Mamata Banerjee, RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav, CPI(M)’s Sitaram Yechury, NCP’s Sharad Pawar, & newly sworn in Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy at Vidhana Soudha. (ANI Twitter) As all the political drama settled down and HD Kumaraswamy faced the microphone […]