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Faceoff between cops of 3 states over 1 arrest

Bagga held by Punjab Police in Delhi,  Brought back from Haryana by Delhi Police CHANDIGARH / NEW YORK (TIP): In a dramatic turn of events that brought the police of three states face to face, […]

Perspective

Opposition, Agitation, Rebellion and Change

AAP would have to, and must remember the People’s temperament pertaining to ‘Opposition, Agitation, Rebellion and Change’. There has come about an upheaval in the echelons of power, in the strategically significant border-State of Punjab, […]

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“My Personal Number”: Bhagwant Mann Announces Anti-Corruption Helpline

Punjab‘s new Chief Minister, Aam Aadmi Party’s Bhagwant Mann, announced the launch of an anti-corruption helpline on March 17. Mann, who took oath on March 16, promising that he would not “waste a day”, said […]

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Bhagwant Mann sworn in as 18th Chief Minister of Punjab

Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit (right) administering the oath of office and secrecy to Bhagwant Mann at Khatkar Kalan. Khatkar Kalan (TIP): Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit administered the oath of office and secrecy to Bhagwant Mann […]

As I See It

Challenges before Bhagwant Mann and his Government

“Expectations of people of Punjab who voted out the two earlier ruling parties – Congress and Shiromani Akali Dal –  are high as they expect that instead of subsidies, the delivery systems in education and […]

Perspective

Kejriwal as contender

Punjab’s tidal wave of anti-incumbency is against the entire privileged political class “The most shocking aspect of these results is how the mighty bit the dust, a lesson taught by angry voters to the feudal, […]

Breaking News

BJP retains power in 4 States; AAP Tsunami decimates stalwarts in Punjab

Uttarakhand votes for BJP, but CM Dhami loses; BJP to form govt in Goa with Independents, MGP; Adityanath back with higher vote share but  fewer seats; AAP wins 92 of 117 seats in Punjab, In […]

Politics

Will Punjab Model be the Key Issue in Assembly Elections 2022?

In the last 55 years, politics in Punjab has mainly revolved around politics of doles and appeasements that in turn wreaked havoc with the economy of the State bringing it down from the top spot […]

India

Centre, states in war of words over O2 deaths

New Delhi (TIP): The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and several Opposition parties were locked in a war of words over how many people in India died due to lack of oxygen supplies while battling […]

India

After Tikait’s emotional appeal, farmers swell at Delhi borders

New Delhi/Meerut (TIP): Thousands of farmers poured into Ghazipur on the eastern fringes of Delhi on Friday, January 29,  after an emotional appeal for support by farm leader Rakesh Tikait, indicating that the government crackdown […]

India

Kejriwal apologises to Majithia over drugs charge; AAP’s Punjab leaders term it ‘meek surrender’

NEW DELHI (TIP): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on March 15 apologized to former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia for making “unfounded” allegations against him over his involvement in the illegal drug trade. Majithia, a senior Shiromani Akali Dal leader, had filed […]

Uttar Pradesh natives Sanjay Singh (right) and Durgesh Pathak (left) had taken over the Punjab unit in early 2015 — as in-charge and co-incharge — almost 18 months before the state polls.
India

‘Outsiders’ Sanjay, Durgesh finally exit Punjab AAP

CHANDIGARH (TIP): It’s been more than six weeks since the Aam Aadmi Party’s disappointing loss in the Punjab assembly elections, but finally a humiliation in the Delhi civic polls became the trigger for Sanjay Singh […]

India

SUPREME COURT NOTICE TO CENTRE, EC ON EVM ROW

NEW DELHI (TIP): Amid raging controversy over authenticity of electronic voting machines (EVMs), the Supreme Court on April 13 issued notices to the Centre and the Election Commission on petitions alleging that EVMs can be […]

India

Recover Rs 97 cr from AAP for ads: LG tells CS

NEW DELHI (TIP): In a setback to the Kejriwal dispensation, Lt Governor Anil Baijal has directed that Rs 97 crore be recoverd from AAP that was allegedly “splurged” by the city government on advertisements in […]

Alankrita Shrivastava's LIPSTICK UNDER MY BURKHA is the opening film
Entertainment

New York Indian Film Festival Announces Dates & Films

NEW YORK CITY (TIP): America’s premier film festival representing the Indian subcontinent, New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF), kicks off its 17th anniversary season on Sunday, April 30th, with Alankrita Shrivastava’s women’s empowerment film LIPSTICK […]

India

EVMs tamper-proof, says EC

NEW DELHI (TIP): With losing parties alleging rigging of results in the recently concluded Assembly elections by tampering with electronic voting machines (EVMs), the Election Commission of India (ECI) on Thursday reiterated these were tamper-proof, […]

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressing a rally.
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Congress a Non-Entity, AAP making BJP very Nervous in Gujarat

There is a famous Modi Model which has been ideated, projected and sold by Narendra Modi, which was lapped up by a large number of people and was the reason for his ascension to Prime Minister. […]

Thousands of people rallied in New Delhi on Thursday to protest the arrest of student Kanhaiya Kumar for sedition. Source: HT
India

JNU ROW | PROTEST OVER AFZAL GURU HANGING, SEDITION ROW AND WHO SAID WHAT

NEW DELHI (TIP): The protests in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) began on Wednesday, Feb 10, when Left-oriented students’ group planned to organise a cultural program and a protest march to protest against the ‘Judicial Killing […]

Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad
India

Rescued Siachen Soldier Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad Dies of Multiple Organ Failure

NEW DELHI – Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad died here Feb. 11, three days after he was found miraculously alive under 35 feet of ice for six long days in the treacherous Siachen glacier. President Pranab […]

India

Tug of War on Garbage Tarnishing Clean Delhi Image Worldwide: Jolly

NEW DELHI (TIP): Continued tug-war on garbage politics in the capital has tarnished the “Clean Delhi City” image worldwide, stated Senior BJP leader Vijay Jolly at New Delhi February 2, 2016. Foreign tourists especially Non […]

India

DDCA probe panel chief alleges pressure, wants to meet Rajnath Singh seeking transfer to Centre

Chetan Sanghi, a senior IAS officer serving in the Delhi government, who had claimed that he was under “pressure” for naming a “certain VIP” in the DDCA probe panel report, has sought an appointment of […]

India

Shatrughan provokes BJP to take action

New Delhi (TIP): Outspoken MP Shatrughan Sinha, in his just launched biography, virtually provoked the BJP leadership to take action against him despite accepting his “open dissidence” after he was sidelined during Bihar Assembly polls. […]

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Jaitley’s DDCA affairs

The controversy over the CBI searching the office of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal perfectly illustrates why politicians must not get involved with sports administration, especially cricket, which is flush with money and vulnerable to corruption. […]

Legendary Ghazal singer from Pakistan, Ustad Ghulam Ali
India

Ghulam Ali Concerts – Mumbai, Pune Cancels | Delhi Invites Him

Ghazal King Ghulam Ali & the organizers “Panache Media” have cancelled the concerts in Mumbai & Pune after Shiv Sena threatened to disrupt it, warning that no artist from that country will be allowed to perform […]

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India

DELHI GOVT GETS FLAK FOR RS 526 CRORE AD BUDGET

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Delhi government has come under fire for setting aside Rs 526.74 crore for information and publicity in the budget. With an outlay of Rs 41,129 crore for the current financial year, […]