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ज़मीन खरीद मामला : क्या भाजपा नेता जदयू के इन सवालों का जवाब देंगे? Staff Reporter

पटना : नोटबंदी के हंगामे के बीच बिहार में बीजेपी द्वारा ज़मीन खरीद का मामला अब गर्माने लगा है. जनता दल (यू) के राष्ट्रीय महासचिव श्याम रजक, प्रदेश प्रवक्ता संजय सिंह, नीरज कुमार एवं राजीव रंजन प्रसाद ने आज पटना में एक प्रेस वार्ता कर बीजेपी द्वारा बड़े पैमाने पर ज़मीन खरीद को लेकर कई सवाल खड़े किए हैं.

Azam Khan to file fresh apology for Bulandshahr gang-rape remark

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan to file a brief affidavit expressing unconditional apology to the Bulandshahr gang-rape victims for his controversial remarks that the crime was a political conspiracy.

A bench of Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Amitava Roy asked Azam Khan to file a fresh affidavit expressing unconditional apology after Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi objected to "If" and "then" in the sentence expressing apology, saying that the presence of "If" and "then" did not make the apology unconditional.


In Varanasi, Kejriwal tells people not to vote for BJP

Varanasi : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday launched a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the note ban and urged people not to vote for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh.

Towards the fag end of his 40-minute speech, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader said Modi would not have become the Prime Minister but for the huge support the BJP got in Uttar Pradesh in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Bihar to hold 'longest human chain' to back its dry law

Patna : Bihar will take help of a satellite to click the image of the "world's longest human chain" in January 2017 in support of prohibition in the state, said Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday.

The state government has decided to form the world's longest human chain in the state on January 31 to demonstrate public support for prohibition. It will probably be first of its kind event in the country.


बनारस में केजरीवाल, मोदी को बताया घूसखोर

सिद्धांत मोहन,

वाराणसी : दिल्ली के मुख्यमंत्री अरविन्द केजरीवाल नोटबंदी आज बनारस में थे. मोदी सरकार द्वारा नोटबंदी को लेकर लिए गए हालिया फैसले के मद्देनज़र जनसम्मेलन करने और रैली करने के लिए अरविन्द केजरीवाल ने ओरासिद्ध राजनारायण स्मृति पार्क, बेनियाबाग में रैली की.

रैली से हमारा लाइव कवरेज यहां देखें -

UP to give Rs 2 lakh to families of demonetisation 'victims'

Lucknow : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday announced that his government will give Rs 2 lakh to the kin of each of those residents of the state who have died in queues outside bank branches and ATMs since the November 8 demonetisation.

A state government spokesman said the Chief Minister also expressed his anguish over people being made to stand in long queues outside banks and ATMs to withdraw their own hard-earned money.


All pain, little gain: Demonetisation math does not add up

New Delhi : Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia's startling admission on Tuesday that the government expects all scrapped Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes to come back to the banking system raises questions about the very purpose of the disruptive demonetisation exercise, as well as its supposed benefits, say analysts.

Jung is Hitler, says Kejriwal

New Delhi : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday dubbed Lt Governor Najeeb Jung a "Hitler" for appointing an IAS officer as Member Secretary of the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW).

Kejriwal tweeted that Jung had sold his soul to Modi in a bid to become the country's Vice President. This would never happen, the Aam Aadmi Party leader insisted.

"Modi will never appoint a Muslim Vice President no matter what Jung does," Kejriwal said.

Jung on Tuesday appointed IAS officer Dilraj Kaur as the Member Secretary of DCW, which is headed by Swati Maliwal.


Journalist, actor, play writer Cho Ramaswamy died

Chennai : Journalist, political analyst and comedian Cho S Ramaswamy died on Wednesday at Apollo Hospital here, said an official. He was 82.

A former member of Rajya Sabha Ramaswamy was ailing for some time and was in the hospital where he breathed his last at around 4 a.m.

The body has been shifted to his residence here.

Ramaswamy founded and edited the political magazine Thuglak magazine and was fearless in criticising the ruling government in the state or at the centre.

Ramaswamy had personal rapport with many politicians in the country.

‘हम उस समय तक अज़ान देते रहेंगे जब तक बाबरी मस्जिद में अज़ान शुरू न हो जाए’

अफ़रोज़ आलम साहिल,

नई दिल्ली: बाबरी मस्जिद विध्वंस की घटना को 24 वर्ष बीत गए हैं लेकिन दिल्ली में आज भी 6 दिसम्बर का दिन विभिन्न संगठनों व राजनेताओं के विरोध-प्रदर्शन, धरना, जलसा-जुलूस के नाम रहा. जहां एक तरफ़ जंतर-मंतर पर कई संगठन के लोगों ने धरना दिया, वहीं दिल्ली के मुस्लिम इलाक़ों में विरोध-प्रदर्शन हुए.