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Why is Pankaja Munde trending today?

Maharashtra’s rural development minister Pankaja Munde, now famous for the #ChikkiScam and #BiscuitScam, has fallen into further trouble. Media has gone into an overdrive reporting that one of the BJP minister’s aide was seen carrying her footwear during a recent visit to Sonpeth, Parbhani district. While Munde promptly explained “that person was my private employee and not government servant,” and ...

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In Manegaon, Baburao Sadashiv Bhajnavle displayed immense courage when he called off the wedding of his niece twice as neither groom was willing to give joint property ownership. (Credit: Suchismita Pai\WFS)

Meet Men Who Shun Dowry, Share Property With Their Wives

[By Suchismita Pai] Solapur (WFS) – The beautifully framed copy of the Preamble of the Indian Constitution may seem rather incongruous in the rustic home of Siddharam Bodre, resident of Sonalwadi village, but then this father of two daughters has taken the essence of its message to heart. The dusty little hamlet of Sonalwadi in Solapur district of Maharashtra would ...

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Pre-poll divorces to add zing to Maharashtra Elections

|By Narendra Kaushik| Vidarbha, the perennially parched eastern region of Maharashtra which finds a mention every time the media writes on farmer suicides, is definitely a place where Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be celebrating its separation from Shiv Sena. With Sena, the diehard proponent of united Maharashtra, gone out of Mahayuti, the coalition of BJP and three other small ...

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BJP-Sena dillydallying keeps workers in lurch

|By Sanjib Guha| After capturing the Parliament with over-whelming mandate with 282 seats, the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) state unit seems to have got down to the business of repeating the feat in the Maharashtra Assembly elections due in October. The Jan-dhan Yojna announced by the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi couldn’t have been timed better and the state ...

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Now in power, will BJP find a way to push their agenda in the Rajya Sabha as well? | Photo: PTI

BJP on a Mission Rajya Sabha now

|By Narendra Kaushik| New Delhi, May 17: Having achieved its 272+ mission in the 543-elected member Lok Sabha, the directly elected House of Indian Parliament, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is now embarking on a two-pronged plan to rustle up numbers in the Rajya Sabha, the Upper House, where the party-led NDA has only 64 members, 57 short of a simple ...

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