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Saner voices get people’s vote for BJP’s governance

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister for Road, Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari have been rated as the two best performing ministers in the second innings of Prime Minister Narendra Modi which began in May 2019.

Union Home Minister Amit Shah wants a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) inquiry into the mysterious death of an activist reportedly associated with BJP's youth wing whose body was found hanging from an abandoned room near a railway line at Cossipore Road in Kolkata early on Friday.

Shimoga tense over murder of Bajrang Dal activist; call for Karnataka bandh

Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra has stated that the police have arrested three persons in connection with the killing of Harsha (26), a Bajrang Dal activist who was stabbed to death in Shivamogga on Sunday night. The police department is on high alert throughout the state. Fearing large-scale violence, the Shivamogga city has been turned into a police fortress.

Wearing hijab not essential religious practice; Karnataka AG to HC

Wearing hijab is not an essential religious practice in Islam and it can't come under the Constitution's Article 25 (Freedom of conscience and free profession, practice and propagation of religion), Advocate General Prabhuling Navadagi argues in the Karnataka High Court.

New axis taking shape to fight BJP; KCR move to form front against Modi

Following a series of ballistic attacks on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao flew to Mumbai to meet his Maharashtra counterpart and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and Nationalist Congress Party president Sharad Pawar. The meetings are being seen as part of Rao's efforts to forge a non-Congress front to take on the BJP in the 2024 general election. The Telangana Chief Minister has been meeting leaders of regional parties in this connection. Amid a bonhomie of hugs and handshakes, the chief ministers said, "winds of change are blowing in the country" and now its "time for a change" (Par