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AFSPA withdrawn from Tripura after 18 years

Agartala(PTI): The Tripura government on Wednesday decide to lift Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA) from the state, where the controversial law was in effect for the last 18 years to curb insurgency. Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, who is also the Home Minister of the state said this decision was …

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Congress unable to digest its Lok Sabha defeat, says PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi(PTI): Responding strongly to attacks on him by Sonia Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday implied that she wielded real power during the UPA rule as an “extra-constitutional” authority whereas his government was run only by constitutional means. Dismissing the Congress President’s accusation that NDA government was showing …

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India to become self-reliant in urea in 4 years, says Ananth Kumar

New Delhi(PTI): The country will become self-reliant in urea and fertiliser in the next four years and is aiming to become the steel hub of the world, Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers, Ananth Kumar said. In fact, India will be an export-focussed country from the current import-oriented one in …

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