Tuesday, 28 June, 2022

Topic: Godse

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‘You can burn me’, BJP’s Pragya Thakur dares Congress MLA Govardhan Dangi after threat

BJP MP Pragya Thakur has been in the eye of a storm over a remark — since expunged — she reportedly made about Gandhi assassin Nathuram Godse in Parliament.

Pragya Thakur calls Nathuram Godse a ‘deshbhakt’ in Lok Sabha

During a discussion on SPG, Pragya Thakur interrupted DMK’s A Raja when he was citing a statement of Godse and said, ‘You cannot give example of a deshbhakt.”

PM Modi says can’t forgive Pragya Thakur, her Godse remarks very wrong for society

Prime Minister Modi said BJP candidate Pragya Thakur's remark that Mahatma Gandhi's killer Nathuram Godse was a patriot was "very wrong".

BJP leaders’ praise for Nathuram Godse rattles party, Amit Shah steps in to control damage

Senior leadership believes remarks could hurt BJP prospects in last phase of polling, initiates disciplinary action against 3 leaders, including Pragya Thakur.

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Punjab bypolls: AAP worried as SAD-A's Simranjit Singh Mann leads in Sangrur

Simranjit Singh Mann is reborn because there’s an uneasy vacuum in Punjab

By electing AAP three months ago, people of Punjab had shown they were fed up with the vicious power circle of BJP-SAD-Congress. They are now teaching AAP the same lesson.

Central banks in Asia spend billions to bolster weakening currencies against rising US dollar

Learning from the 1997 Asian financial crisis, central banks have been accumulating dollars to help defend their currencies during periods of wild market swings.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.