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Sushma Swaraj To Be Andhra Pradesh Governor !

New Delhi: Former External Affairs Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj is reportedly appointed as Governor of Andhra Pradesh. Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan has recently tweeted to congratulate Sushma. However the tweet was deleted within minutes. There is no official communication over her appointment yet.


‘No Driving License For Illiterates’

New Delhi: As per existing Motors Vehicle Act, 1988, a minimum qualification of Class 8th pass is required for getting a transport vehicle or commercial license. However, one couldn’t find any minimum educational qualification for the holder of private vehicle license in India. However the Rajasthan High Court banned illiterates from driving. Justice Sanjeev Prakash Sharma from […]


Who Is Pratap Sarangi

Bhubaneswar: Popular for his simplicity, the two-time BJP MLA from Nilagiri assembly segment in Balasore district, Pratap Sarangi won the Lok Sabha elections from Balasore constituency. Pratap Sarangi defeated sitting BJD MP and millionaire Rabindra Kumar Jena. A photograph of him packing his bags in his bamboo hut went viral after the BJP leader won the […]


Pratap Sarangi Takes Oath As Union Minister

New Delhi: Odisha’s BJP MP Pratap Chandra Sarangi stole the show yet again today at the swearing-in ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan after he secured a berth in the Narendra Modi-led Union council of ministers. The Union council of ministers and others in attendance cheered and gave a standing ovation to Sarangi, just before he was […]


Narendra Modi Sworn In as 15th PM

New Delhi: Narendra Modi was Thursday sworn in as Prime Minister for a second consecutive term. President Ram Nath Kovind administered the oath of office and secrecy to Modi at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhawan. Modi was the 14th Prime Minister of India in 2014. The glitzy ceremony was attended by a galaxy of international leaders, […]


Shapoorji Pallonji Group Reaches Out Fani Victims In Puri

Humanitarian aid kits distributed in two affected Gram Panchayats in Puri Puri: In response to cyclone Fani that wreaked havoc in various parts of the state, Shapoorji Pallonji Group reached out to the people of Puri who lost their livelihoods in the natural catastrophe. Members of the group visited the gram panchayats of Gandamunda Bhoi and […]


Dharmendra Pradhan Likely To Be BJP President

New Delhi: Odisha’s BJP leader and Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan is likely to replace Amit Shah as party’s national president as the latter may be rewarded with a ministerial berth in the newly elected Modi government. Even though there is no official confirmation by the BJP regarding the successor of Shah, it is being widely […]


Healthy Politics: Manoj Tiwari Visits Poll Rival Sheila Dikshit

New Delhi: Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari paid a courtesy visit to his Congress counterpart Sheila Dikshit, whom he defeated on the North East Delhi seat in the general election, at her residence today. Tiwari visited the 81-year-old Dikshit at her East Nizamuddin residence after learning about her ill-health, said Delhi BJP media co-convener Neelkant Bakshi. […]


Modi elected BJP, NDA parliamentary party leader

New Delhi: Narendra Modi was elected the leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) parliamentary party at a function in Central Hall of Parliament today. Veteran Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader and former Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal moved the resolution to elect Modi as the leader of the […]