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AAP Donations Fallout: Income Tax Dept. to Probe Cheques-Route to Black Money

Income Tax Department has initiated a probe into the issuance of cheques by companies which are acting as entry operators to convert illegal cahs into illegitimate money, after the issue of four companies providing Rs.2 crore to Aam Aadmi Party during the Delhi elections. Income Tax Department said the recent Kolkata probe led to detection of substantial unaccounted income. In ...

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What a Delhi poll defeat means to BJP?

A defeat in the Delhi assembly elections, as predicted by exit polls, is bound to hit the BJP hard and shatter the aura of invincibility of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, analysts say. Although the Bharatiya Janata Party has declared that the Delhi outcome cannot be considered a referendum on Modi’s government, few think that it won’t dent his or the ...

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As Modi is busy with Obama visit, his look-alike campaigns in Delhi assembly elections

His striking resemblance to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, augmented by a close-cropped grey beard, rimless spectacles and a trademark half-sleeved kurta and Nehru jacket, leaves many Delhiites bewildered as whenever he ventures out a crowd gathers around him requesting for autographs and selfies – while some are left wondering. Fifty-two-year-old Abhinandan Pathak, or as he likes to call himself, Nandan ...

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EC issues notice to Kejriwal for ‘unverified’ remarks against BJP’s Upadhyay

The Election Commission Saturday issued a notice to AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal for violating the model code of conduct by making “unverified” allegations against Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay. The notice said that the commission has received a complaint from Upadhyay alleging that Kejriwal leveled “false, baseless and unverified allegations against him and Asish Sood, general secretary of the Bharatiya ...

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