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Holy Book: Not Bhagwad Gita but Constitution, says Mamata Banerjee

After External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said that the Bhagwad Gita can be declared as the national scripture, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee claimed that Constitution is the Holy Book in a democracy. While addressing people on an event on Red Front grounds to mark the “5,151st anniversary” of the Gita, which was organised by RSS-affiliate Global Inspiration and ...

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Rajnath Beats Hasty Retreat, Says Uttarakhand Governor Not Asked to Quit

It was an embarrassing moment for the Narendra Modi government that has asked many Congress-appointed governors indirectly to quit or plucked loopholes in their activities to show the door. But when the Supreme Court issued notice to the Centre on Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi’s plea, Home Minister Rajnath Singh was quick enough to say on Friday that the governor was ...

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It’s official: Kannada flag only for private use, not recognised: State Govt

Finally, it is made clear. In a submission to the Karnataka High Court by the state government has made it clear that the red and yellow Kannada flag, displayed Kannadigas on Rajyotsava Day and on other cultural occasions, is not officially recognised. In fact, recognition of the Kannada flag will not be possible under the Constitution of India, which clearly ...

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