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India, Japan to hold first 2+2 ministerial dialogue today
The meeting is being held in pursuance of the decision taken by Modi and Shinzo Abe during the 13th India-Japan Annual Summit in Oct 2018, with an aim to institute a Foreign and Defence Ministerial Dialogue for further deepening bilateral security and defence cooperation, MEA said in a statement.
'Getting calls from Ajit Pawar offering ministerial posts', NCP MLAs tell Sharad Pawar, Uddhav
Maharashtra politics witness new strategies fo...
PM urges people to vote in large numbers in Jharkhand
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged people of Jharkhand to turn out in large...
S Jaishankar meets Japan's NSA, discusses foreign policy ties
New Delhi [India]External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday met Japanese National Security Advisor Shigeru Kitamura and discussed upon India and Japan foreign policy cooperation.
BJP announces first list of 52 candidates for Jharkhand polls
Earlier today, JP Nadda,BJP working President acknowledged the work of Raghubar Das, the incumbent chief minister of the state. Nadda said Das has been successful in providing an efficient, clean and development- oriented government for the past five years.
BJP appears headed for a splendid show in Karnataka bypolls
The BJP needs to win at least six of those 15 seats to remain in a majority in the assembly. Trends available so far showed Congress leading in two (Shivajinagar and Hunsur), while JD(S) and an independent candidate were ahead in Yeshwanthpura and Hoskote constituencies respectively. In the previous elections, the Congress had won in 12 of those 15 seats.
Campaign for Maharashtra assembly polls ends; 3237 candidates in fray
The main contest in Maharashtra lies between the "Mahayuti" led by the BJP and the "maha-aghadi" (front) led by the Congress and the NCP. Maharashtra has a total of 8,98,39,600 voters, including 4,28,43,635 women and 4,68,75,750 men.
Haryana Assembly polls: INLD announces 64 candidates, Abhay Chautala to recontest from Ellenabad
The election committee of the party held a meeting in Delhi under the chairmanship of INLD president and former chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, after which it announced the names.
Jaishankar meets Singapore deputy prime minister, defence minister
Jaishankar, who is on a visit to Singapore, was accompanied by Minister of State for Civil Aviation Hardeep S Puri during his meeting with Keat, who is also Singapore's finance minister.
Prime Ministerial contest now a 'one-horse race': Arun Jaitley
"The electorate is clear that it wants a five year Government and not a five month one,"
Mayawati hints at her prime ministerial ambition
"I have a lot of experience. I will use that experience at the Centre and work for people's welfare," the Bahujan Samaj Party supremo said at a press conference here.
BJP-Sena tally rises in 'aspirational districts'
Four districts of the state - Gadchiroli, Osmanabad, Washim and Nandurbar, selected for expedited development - saw a rise in poll numbers for the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance in the polls concluded yesterday.
Indian-Canadian set to emerge as 'kingmaker' as Trudeau poised to form minority govt
Indian-origin leader Jagmeet Singh-led NDP won 24 seats in Canadian general election and is likely to emerge as the "kingmaker" where PM Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party held onto power in a nail-biting poll, albeit as a weakened minority govt.
Is Nitin Gadkari being sidelined by BJP?
Gadkari did not share a stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s in Nashik last month to mark the end of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’s statewide campaign yatra. The 25 rallies that Gadkari held have been within the Vidarbha region.
Indo-US partnership inherent to India’s growth story: Ambassador Shringla
Indian Ambasador to USA Harsh Vardhan Shringla also suggested that bilateral relationship between India and the United States is evolving fast both in the strategic and economic domains and this is key to India’s growth story. His comments are significant ahead of the 2+2 ministerial level dialogue on December 18.
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