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Nawaz Sharif's daughter thanks Modi for gift

Islamabad, May 28 (IBNS) As Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returned to his country after attending Narendra Modi's oath-taking ceremony in New Delhi, his daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif thanked the Indian PM for the gift he sent for her grandmother.

Maken questions Smriti Irani's educational qualification

New Delhi, May 28 (IBNS) Congress leader Ajay Maken has sparked a political controversy by questioning the education qualification of Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani.

Rajnath meets RSS chief over new BJP president

New Delhi, May 28 (IBNS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday met Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat at the party's Delhi office in Jhandewalan to discuss the appointment of a new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president.

Modi speaks to Uddhav; Geete takes charge

New Delhi, May 28 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday called Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and resolved the ongoing protest over allocation of portfolio to Anant Geete.

Sushma Swaraj takes charge of MEA

New Delhi, May 28 (IBNS): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday took charge of the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).

Omar demands Article 370 explanation

New Delhi, May 28 (IBNS): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has reacted sharply after the Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh on Tuesday sparked a flutter when he said the new Indian government was in the process of repealing Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.

Kolkata: Police face flak for Suman Mukhopadhyay detention

Kolkata, May 27 (IBNS): Police in Kolkata faced pouring criticism after Bengali filmmaker Suman Mukhopadhyay, a prominent critic of the state government, was detained in connection with the alleged suicide bid by Bengali actress Swastika Mukherjee.

ED conducts searches at Saradha's Behala office

New Delhi, May 27 (IBNS) The regional directorate of Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday conducted searches at the office of the Saradha Group in south Kolkata's Behala area.

Mamata drops 2 ministers, shifts 2 others

Kolkata, May 27 (IBNS): In a major reshuffle of the West Bengal Cabinet, state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday dropped two ministers and shifted Bratya Basu to take charge of the Tourism Department.

Ajay Maken takes jibe at Modi's Cabinet

New Delhi, May 27 (IBNS): Congress leader Ajay Maken on Tuesday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Cabinet.

Modi mulling repealing Article 370 in Kashmir

New Delhi, May 27 (IBNS): Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh on Tuesday sparked a flutter after he said the new Indian government was in the process of repealing Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.

SIT formed to probe black money by new govt

New Delhi, May 27 (IBNS) The first Cabinet meeting of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central government was held on Tuesday as the issue bringing back the black money was discussed in it, reports said.

Kejriwal agrees to furnish bond, to be released from jail

New Delhi, May 27 (IBNS): A Delhi court on Tuesday ordered Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal's release from the Tihar Jail after it accepted his bail bond filed by his advocate in a defamation case filed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nitin Gadkari, reports said.

Modi assures Bangladesh on Teesta issue concern

New Delhi, May 27 (IBNS): India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told the visiting Bangladesh Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury that India would have a look into the Teesta water sharing issue.

Modi, Sharif discuss terror and cooperation

New Delhi, May 27 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif at Hyderabad House here and expressed India's concern over the slow progress of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack trial in that country even as the Pakistan PM said the two nations should overcome mistrust and move forward by cooperation since both the leaders have got clear mandates in their respective countries.