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Six Weeks After Sacking, Mayawati Reinstates Political Heir Akash Anand

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati reinstated her nephew Akash Anand as the partys national coordinator and her political heir today. In May, she sacked Anand, saying he was being removed until he attains maturity. Notably, BSP failed to win a single seat in Uttar Pradesh in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha... The post Six Weeks After Sacking, Mayawati Reinstates Political Heir Akash Anand appeared first on HW News English .

23 Jun 2024 5:06 pm
Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma: Hindus Dont Engage In Communalism

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Saturday that Hindus dont engage in communalism. However, he alleged it was one community which indulges in the same, without naming any sect. Sarma also claimed that the Bangladesh-origin minority community only voted for the Congress in this Lok Sabha election, The post Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma: Hindus Dont Engage In Communalism appeared first on HW News English .

23 Jun 2024 2:33 pm
Ex-Union Minister Quits BJP, Likely To Join Sharad Pawars NCP

Former Union Minister Suryakanta Patil resigned from the Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday. The four-time MP from Maharashtras Hingoli-Nanded said she was thankful to the party and learned a lot in the last 10 years. Patil was denied a ticket in the recent Lok Sabha elections. Reports say shes likely... The post Ex-Union Minister Quits BJP, Likely To Join Sharad Pawars NCP appeared first on HW News English .

23 Jun 2024 1:47 pm
Shivraj Singh Chouhans Son Boasts Of Fathers Victory In Lok Sabha Elections

Union agriculture minister and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhans son, Kartikeya Singh, claimed that entire Delhi is bowing down before his father following his victory in the Lok Sabha elections. He made this statement while addressing a public meeting in Bherunda of the Budhni assembly segment in... The post Shivraj Singh Chouhans Son Boasts Of Fathers Victory In Lok Sabha Elections appeared first on HW News English .

22 Jun 2024 9:00 pm
Modi Govt Faces First Major Showdown With INDIA Bloc Over NEET, NET Disputes

With the Lok Sabha election results indicating a resurgent Opposition INDIA bloc, the controversy over alleged irregularities in the NEET-UG examination and the now-cancelled UGC-NET examination has become the first major issue of conflict between the new BJP-led NDA government and the Opposition alliance. This is expected to make the... The post Modi Govt Faces First Major Showdown With INDIA Bloc Over NEET, NET Disputes appeared first on HW News English .

22 Jun 2024 6:40 pm
PM Modi Meets Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina For Bilateral Talks

PM Modi hosted Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina for talks in Delhis Hyderabad House. The MEA spokesperson mentioned Modi warmly welcomed Hasina, noting their frequent meetings since 2019 have significantly strengthened India-Bangladesh relations. Hasina, the first foreign leader on a bilateral visit under Modis third term, received ceremonial honors at Rashtrapati... The post PM Modi Meets Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina For Bilateral Talks appeared first on HW News English .

22 Jun 2024 3:39 pm
Telangana Govt Sanctions Farm Loan Waiver Worth Rs 31,000 Crore

Telangana Chief Minister A Revanth Reddy announced a farm loan waiver of up to Rs 2 lakh for farmers in the state. He noted that the previous government had only waived Rs 28,000 crore in farm loans over a decade and set a cutoff date of December 11, 2018, for... The post Telangana Govt Sanctions Farm Loan Waiver Worth Rs 31,000 Crore appeared first on HW News English .

22 Jun 2024 2:46 pm
Jagan Reddy Accuses Chandrababu Naidu Of Office Demolition Vendetta

YS Jagan Mohan Reddys YSRCP office was demolished in Vijayawadas Tadepalle district on Saturday. YSRCP accused Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidus TDP of vendetta politics, alleging the demolition proceeded despite a High Court order halting it. Jagan Reddy condemned the action, calling it a disregard for law and justice. The post Jagan Reddy Accuses Chandrababu Naidu Of Office Demolition Vendetta appeared first on HW News English .

22 Jun 2024 12:28 pm
Prajwal Revannas Brother Claims Blackmail Over False Charges

Karnataka police filed an FIR against two men accused of blackmailing JD(S) MLC Suraj Revanna, brother of former MP Prajwal Revanna, with a false sexual assault allegation. The accused, Chethan and his brother-in-law demanded money from Revanna, threatening to defame him. The post Prajwal Revannas Brother Claims Blackmail Over False Charges appeared first on HW News English .

22 Jun 2024 12:13 pm
Odisha Cong Headquarters Vandalized, Chief Attacked With Ink

Unidentified individuals attacked Sarat Pattanayak, Odishas Congress president, with ink at the partys state headquarters in Bhubaneswar. The attackers also vandalized Congress Bhavan and defaced Pattanayaks office door. The Congress party accused the BJP of orchestrating the attack. Pattanayak reported a minor eye injury and suggested the ink might contain... The post Odisha Cong Headquarters Vandalized, Chief Attacked With Ink appeared first on HW News English .

22 Jun 2024 12:03 pm
Arvind Kejriwals Bail Paused, Delhi High Court Decides Soon

The Delhi High Court on Friday issued an interim stay on the trial courts order granting bail to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in the liquor policy case. Kejriwal will remain in Tihar jail for now. The High Court is likely to pronounce its order on June 25. The post Arvind Kejriwals Bail Paused, Delhi High Court Decides Soon appeared first on HW News English .

21 Jun 2024 5:41 pm
New Law Soon To Prevent Exam Leaks, Solver Gangs In UP

Amid irregularities in NEET and UGC-NET exams, the Uttar Pradesh government will introduce a new law to stop paper leaks and control solver gangs. The law includes provisions for severe penalties, heavy fines, bulldozer action, and imprisonment. This follows the National Testing Agency canceling the UGC-NET exam due to a... The post New Law Soon To Prevent Exam Leaks, Solver Gangs In UP appeared first on HW News English .

21 Jun 2024 5:21 pm
Delhi Minister Atishi Starts Indefinite Hunger Strike For Water Crisis

Amid Delhis severe water crisis, AAP Minister Atishi launched an indefinite hunger strike in South Delhis Bhogal on Friday. The aim is to pressurize Haryana to supply 100 million gallons daily. At the event, Atishi, along with Sunita Kejriwal, Sanjay Singh, and other party MLAs, paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi... The post Delhi Minister Atishi Starts Indefinite Hunger Strike For Water Crisis appeared first on HW News English .

21 Jun 2024 3:56 pm
ED Claims Judge Rushed Case Disposal For Kejriwals Bail

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal faced a setback as the Delhi High Court temporarily halted a lower courts decision granting him bail in a money laundering case tied to the defunct excise policy. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) contested the bail granted by the trial court. A vacation bench of Justices... The post ED Claims Judge Rushed Case Disposal For Kejriwals Bail appeared first on HW News English .

21 Jun 2024 3:49 pm
Bihar Police To Question Tejashwis Aide In NEET Leak

The Economic Offences Unit (EOU) of Bihar Police is investigating Pritam Kumar, an aide of former Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, in connection with alleged irregularities in the NEET and UGC-NET exams. Pritams questioning relates to his involvement in arranging accommodation for accused individuals linked to the case. The post Bihar Police To Question Tejashwis Aide In NEET Leak appeared first on HW News English .

21 Jun 2024 12:56 pm
Atishi To Begin Indefinite Hunger Strike Over Water Crisis

As Delhi faces a severe water crisis, AAP Minister Atishi will start an indefinite hunger strike at noon in Bhogal, South Delhi, to pressure Haryana into supplying 100 million gallons of water daily. Atishi stated on social media that Haryanas BJP government isnt releasing Delhis rightful share of water. Before... The post Atishi To Begin Indefinite Hunger Strike Over Water Crisis appeared first on HW News English .

21 Jun 2024 12:00 pm
Delhi High Court Halts Arvind Kejriwals Bail

In a significant setback for Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi High Court paused the Rouse Avenue Courts order granting him bail in a money laundering case related to the scrapped excise policy. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) had challenged the trial courts decision. A vacation bench of Justices Sudhir... The post Delhi High Court Halts Arvind Kejriwals Bail appeared first on HW News English .

21 Jun 2024 11:47 am
Rajasthan: Modi Dependence, 400-Paar Slogan, Cited Reasons For BJPs Seat Drop

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) reviewed why its seats in Rajasthan dropped to 14 out of 25 in the Lok Sabha elections. They found key reasons to be over-reliance on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the negative impact of the 400-paar slogan, protests by farmers and wrestlers, and bringing in defectors... The post Rajasthan: Modi Dependence, 400-Paar Slogan, Cited Reasons For BJPs Seat Drop appeared first on HW News English .

20 Jun 2024 7:15 pm
PM Modi, Indonesias President-Elect Subianto Discuss Strengthening Ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi conversed with Indonesian President-elect Prabowo Subianto, focusing on bolstering the comprehensive strategic partnership between India and Indonesia. Modi expressed delight over the call, extending best wishes for Subiantos impending presidency. The leaders deliberated on enhancing ties grounded in their countries civilizational connections. The post PM Modi, Indonesias President-Elect Subianto Discuss Strengthening Ties appeared first on HW News English .

20 Jun 2024 6:52 pm
Stopped Ukraine War, But Not Paper Leaks:Rahul Gandhi Criticizes PM

Congress MP Rahul Gandhi criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, suggesting that despite claims of halting the Ukraine-Russia war, he hasnt addressed paper leaks. Gandhi remarked, It was said PM Modi stopped the Ukraine-Russia war, yet he hasnt prevented exam paper leaks. He highlighted the influence of RSS-BJP in... The post Stopped Ukraine War, But Not Paper Leaks:Rahul Gandhi Criticizes PM appeared first on HW News English .

20 Jun 2024 6:46 pm
Udhayanidhi Stalin Visits Families Affected By Hooch Tragedy

Tamil Nadu Minister Udhayanidhi Stalin, a DMK leader, visited the families of hooch tragedy victims in Kallakurichi on Thursday. The spurious liquor incident in Karunapuram claimed 38 lives. Chief Minister M K Stalin expressed deep sorrow, emphasizing the need for accountability and providing special care to the hospitalized. The post Udhayanidhi Stalin Visits Families Affected By Hooch Tragedy appeared first on HW News English .

20 Jun 2024 6:40 pm
BJPs Surama Padhy Elected As Odisha Assembly Speaker, Unopposed

Senior BJP leader Surama Padhy was elected unopposed as the Speaker of the Odisha Assembly on Thursday. Padhy, a two-time MLA from the Ranpur segment in Nayagarh district, was the sole candidate for the position. Pro-tem Speaker R P Swain announced her election and handed over the charge during a... The post BJPs Surama Padhy Elected As Odisha Assembly Speaker, Unopposed appeared first on HW News English .

20 Jun 2024 5:41 pm
Bihar Deputy CM Alleges Tejashwi Aide In NEET Leak

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Vijay Kumar Sinha claimed Thursday that RJD leader Tejashwi Yadavs aide was linked to the NEET-UG 2024 paper leaks. At a press briefing, Sinha alleged Tejashwis aide Preetam Kumar contacted a Bihar Road Construction Department employee to book a room for engineer Sikandar Prasad Yadavendu, who... The post Bihar Deputy CM Alleges Tejashwi Aide In NEET Leak appeared first on HW News English .

20 Jun 2024 5:26 pm
Wont Work For Yadavs, Muslims: JD(U) MP

Janata Dal (United) MP Devesh Chandra Thakur finds himself in a controversy for the first time over his remarks on Yadavs and Muslims. On Monday, He stated he would not assist Yadavs and Muslims as they did not vote for him, though they were welcome to visit his home. Yadavs... The post Wont Work For Yadavs, Muslims: JD(U) MP appeared first on HW News English .

20 Jun 2024 12:02 pm
Congress Slams BJP After Union Minister Misspells Slogan

BJP leader Savitri Thakur, who serves as the Minister of State for Women and Child Development and is a Lok Sabha member, misspelled the slogan Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao as Beddi Padao Bachav at a School Chalo Abhiyan event in Dhar, Madhya Pradesh. This mistake drew criticism from the Opposition,... The post Congress Slams BJP After Union Minister Misspells Slogan appeared first on HW News English .

20 Jun 2024 12:00 pm
Is Maharashtra BJP On Backfoot?

After the massive debacle of the Bhartiya Janata Party in the Lok Sabha Elections in Maharashtra, the BJPs top brass is on backfoot ahead of the state assembly, slated to take place later in the year. On Tuesday, the BJPs top leadership chaired a meeting with the partys state units... The post Is Maharashtra BJP On Backfoot? appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 9:00 pm
Atishi Warns Of Indefinite Strike Over Delhi Water Crisis

Delhi Water Minister Atishi expressed concern over the citys water scarcity and sent a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a resolution. She warned of an indefinite strike starting June 21 if the crisis remains unresolved within two days. At a press conference, Atishi highlighted the urgency of the... The post Atishi Warns Of Indefinite Strike Over Delhi Water Crisis appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 7:04 pm
Health Minister Urges Hospitals To Prioritize Treatment For Heatwave-affected

Union Health Minister JP Nadda instructed all central government hospitals and medical institutes to prioritize admitting and treating heatstroke patients. North and Northwest India have been experiencing a severe heatwave, with Delhi reporting at least four heatstroke-related deaths. The capital also faces water and power shortages, prompting threats of indefinite... The post Health Minister Urges Hospitals To Prioritize Treatment For Heatwave-affected appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 7:02 pm
MPs Daughter Runs Luxury Car Over Sleeping Man On Pavement, Gets Bail

In another hit-and-run incident, the daughter of YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) a well-known Rajya Sabha MP Beeda Masthan Rao allegedly ran over a man with her luxury BMW car in Chennai on Monday evening. The man, 21-year-old Surya, who was a painter, died from his injuries. The woman, Madhuri,... The post MPs Daughter Runs Luxury Car Over Sleeping Man On Pavement, Gets Bail appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 6:56 pm
BJP Suspends Leader Who Contested Against Abhishek Banerjee

The BJP issued a show-cause notice to Abhijit Das, who contested against Trinamool Congresss Abhishek Banerjee in Diamond Harbour. Dass party membership is temporarily suspended. During the partys fact-finding team visit to assess post-poll violence, they encountered protests from locals claiming neglect by party leadership towards homeless workers post-election counting. The post BJP Suspends Leader Who Contested Against Abhishek Banerjee appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 6:48 pm
Stalin Writes To Jaishankar Over 4 Tamil Fishermen Arrested By Sri Lanka

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin urged External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar to intervene promptly for the release of four fishermen detained by the Sri Lankan Navy. Following the arrest and seizure of their trawler on Tuesday, Stalin expressed concern over recurrent detentions affecting fishermens livelihoods and coastal communities. The post Stalin Writes To Jaishankar Over 4 Tamil Fishermen Arrested By Sri Lanka appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 6:28 pm
Kejriwals Custody Extended Till July 3 In Liquor Case

Arvind Kejriwals judicial custody in a Delhi corruption case related to the liquor policy extends until July 3, as ruled by a Delhi Court. He has been incarcerated since April 1, following an arrest by the Enforcement Directorate on March 21 over corruption allegations linked to the now-repealed liquor policy. The post Kejriwals Custody Extended Till July 3 In Liquor Case appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 6:12 pm
ED Claims Evidence Of 100 Crore Bribe Demand From Arvind Kejriwal

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) presented evidence of Kejriwal allegedly demanding 100 crore in kickbacks related to a withdrawn liquor policy case. Additional Solicitor General SV Raju confirmed the courts acknowledgment of the money laundering charge sheet. Delhis Rouse Avenue Court extended Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwals judicial custody until July 3,... The post ED Claims Evidence Of 100 Crore Bribe Demand From Arvind Kejriwal appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 4:12 pm
PM Inaugurates Rs 1,700 Crore Nalanda University Campus

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the new Nalanda University campus on Wednesday, marking his first official visit to Bihar in his third term. Previously, he visited the ancient Nalanda University ruins, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2016. Modi emphasized that the new university will significantly address the educational needs... The post PM Inaugurates Rs 1,700 Crore Nalanda University Campus appeared first on HW News English .

19 Jun 2024 11:46 am
How Congress Will Gain From Priyanka Gandhi Going To Wayanad And Rahul To Raebareli?

Not just Raebareli, Congress successfully reclaimed its fortress Amethi as well. Its ally Samajwadi Party also bagged 37 seats. On Monday late evening, Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge, announced that Rahul Gandhi, who won both Wayanad and Raebarelli seats from a whooping margin of more than 3.5 lakh votes, will... The post How Congress Will Gain From Priyanka Gandhi Going To Wayanad And Rahul To Raebareli? appeared first on HW News English .

18 Jun 2024 8:07 pm
BJP Prepares For Assembly Elections

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has indicated its readiness for upcoming Assembly elections in three States and the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the latter holding its first election since Article 370s abrogation. The BJP assigned Union Ministers Bhupendra Yadav and Ashwini Vaishnaw to Maharashtra, Dharmendra Pradhan and Biplab... The post BJP Prepares For Assembly Elections appeared first on HW News English .

18 Jun 2024 12:08 pm
Rahul Gandhi To Retain Raebareli Seat, Priyanka To Contest From Wayanad

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will give up his Wayanad Lok Sabha seat to retain Raebareli, which he won in the recent elections, party chief Mallikarjun Kharge announced. Priyanka Gandhi will make her electoral debut from Wayanad. Rahul Gandhi won both seats with significant margins. The decision was made after discussions... The post Rahul Gandhi To Retain Raebareli Seat, Priyanka To Contest From Wayanad appeared first on HW News English .

18 Jun 2024 12:07 pm