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About 99 pc polling recorded in today's presidential election

About 99 pc polling recorded in today's presidential election

New Delhi, Jul 17 (UNI) About 99 per cent polling was recorded in today’s presidential elections held in Parliament premises and state Assemblies across the country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the first to cast his vote in Parliament premises here, followed by other senior leaders, Lok Sabha Secretary General Anoop Mishra, who is the Returning Officer for presidential polls told reporters here. NDA’s Ram Nath Kovind is pitted against Ms Meira Kumar of the joint Opposition in today’s elections. The President is chosen by an electoral college comprising all the MPs and MLAs in the country, with weighted votes apportioned. As many as 233 elected members of the Rajya Sabha, 543 members from the Lok Sabha and 4,120 MLAs from the state Assemblies comprise the electors. UNI DEVN AD SHK 1917

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Office of Profit Row: complaint filed against Kejriwal, Sisodia, disqualified MLAs

22 Jan 2018 | 10:41 PM

New Delhi, Jan 22 (UNI) A complaint was filed against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia and Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel besides the disqualified AAP MLAs for misusing public money from the government exchequer.

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PM should also talk about removing the 'divisive' culture of the RSS: Cong

PM should also talk about removing the 'divisive' culture of the RSS: Cong

22 Jan 2018 | 10:13 PM

New Delhi, Jan 22 (UNI) Reacting to the interview by Prime Minister Narendra Modi that his call for a 'Congress-Mukt' Bharat meant that he was looking to remove the culture practised by the Congress, the party on Monday said that the PM should also talk about removing the culture of 'divisiveness' followed by the RSS.

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Rahul meets Australian Leader of Oppn in Senate & Australian High commissioner

Rahul meets Australian Leader of Oppn in Senate & Australian High commissioner

22 Jan 2018 | 9:05 PM

New Delhi, Jan 22 (UNI) Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday met Australian Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Penny Wong and the Australian High Commissioner, Harinder Sidhu and held discussions with them on a wide range of issues.

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Modiji calls himself 'aam' but hugs only 'khas' people: Rahul

Modiji calls himself 'aam' but hugs only 'khas' people: Rahul

22 Jan 2018 | 9:03 PM

New Delhi, Jan 22 (UNI) Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying, about his hugs with foreign leaders, that he is an 'aam aadmi' (common man) who does not know about protocol, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said that Mr Modi calls himself 'Aam' but hugs only 'Khas' (Special) people.

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IMF sees India GDP growth rate better than China and at 7.4 per cent

22 Jan 2018 | 9:01 PM

New Delhi/Davos, Jan 22 (UNI) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Monday projected
that India's growth rate will be at around 7.

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