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Voting begins in 1st phase of Bihar polls

Voting begins in 1st phase of Bihar polls

New Delhi: Polling began Wednesday morning in 71 assembly constituencies of Bihar in the first phase of three-phase elections amid tight security and COVID-19 guidelines in place.Of the nearly 2.15 crore electors eligible to exercise the franchise, 1.12 crore are male, 1.01 crore female and 599 are ...

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US Elections 2020: All you need to know

US Elections 2020: All you need to know

New York: With a mere week left to go before the United States presidential election all eyes are turning stateside as Donald Trump seeks a second term in the White House and Democratic candidate Joe Biden campaigns to become America’s 46th president.Here is your guide to all there is to know about ...

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Psywar: How to fool most of the people all of the time

Psywar: How to fool most of the people all of the time

9 days after US senator Herman Cain attended President Trump’s rally in Tulsa on June 20th without a mask, he was diagnosed with COVID19. Admitted to a hospital two days later he died on July 30th. In an unbiased, fact-based, truth-oriented world, this single incident – there are hundreds of others ...

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Over 58.7 mn Americans have already voted

Over 58.7 mn Americans have already voted

New Delhi: More than 58.7 million Americans have voted in the 2020 presidential election so far, surpassing all early ballots cast in the 2016 polls, but an unprecedented number of mail-in ballots has given rise to the possibility that the result could be delayed as counting of votes may stretch bey...

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US welcomes India's rise as a global power

US welcomes India's rise as a global power

New Delhi: The United States welcomes India's emergence as a leading regional and global power, the US State Department said ahead of the 2+2 ministerial in New Delhi.  It also said the US is looking forward to work closely with India during the latter's upcoming UNSC term, starting January 1, ...

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PM Modi selectively addressed issues of Bihar: Tejashwi

PM Modi selectively addressed issues of Bihar: Tejashwi

Patna: Tejashwi Yadav, the Chief Ministerial face of the Mahagathbandan in Bihar, has criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for selectively pointing out the issues of Bihar.Modi did rallies in Bihar on Friday in which he called the Rashtriya Janata Dal's erstwhile 15-year rule as lawless.Reacting ...

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Want jungle raj or sushasan? Modi asks audience at Bhagalpur rally

Want jungle raj or sushasan? Modi asks audience at Bhagalpur rally

Bhagalpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked the voters in Bihar whether they wanted 'jungle raj' (lawlessness) or 'sushasan' (good governance) in the state.Addressing his third and final rally of the day at Bhagalpur in Bihar, he continued his attack on the opposition Rashtriya Janata Da...

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Bihar polls: PM Modi slams Oppn for promising reversal of Art 370 revocation

Bihar polls: PM Modi slams Oppn for promising reversal of Art 370 revocation

Sasaram (Bihar): The whole country was waiting for the revocation of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir since years and it was the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government which carried it out, but today the Opposition is saying they will reverse this decision, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

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Battle of the biggies: Modi, Rahul to address rallies in Bihar

Battle of the biggies: Modi, Rahul to address rallies in Bihar

Patna: With campaigning for assembly elections on at full swing in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former Congress president Rahul Gandhi will add further heft and heat to the proceedings from Friday.Prime Minister Modi will launch his campaign on Friday by addressing a rally at Dehri in Roh...

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Trump says 19 years in Afghanistan enough

Trump says 19 years in Afghanistan enough

New York: The US has had enough of 19 years in Afghanistan, President Donald Trump has said, reiterating that American troops are coming back from the war-torn country. Trump has repeatedly said that he would bring home all the US troops from "endless wars".  It was also one of the promises he ...

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