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Author: 
P. Sreekumaran

“Sonrise’ has caused problems for many a political party and politician. The latest victim has been the Samajwadi Party and its founder, Mulayam Singh Yadav.
Down South, Kerala is playing host, right now, to a political drama the dramatis personae of which are Kerala Congress(M) chief Karingozhakkal Mani Mani and his son and the lone party Lok Sabha MP, Jose K. Mani.

Author: 
Harihar Swarup

One wonders if Aam Admi Party is heading towards liquidation? The party, which came to power in Delhi with a bang, has been scattering. Is APP supremo and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who sore by clean politics, really corrupt or false charges have been made against him? Charges are made by those who were removed by Kejriwal from the ministry or suspended from the party on charges of poor performance and corruption. Former minister, Kapil Mishra has alleged that CM had accepted Rs. 2 crore from Minister Satyendra Kumar Jain in his presence.

As the presidential poll comes nearer, the ruling BJP and the combined opposition are on a confrontation course. As the opposition parties are busy finding a name which will be acceptable to all, the ruling party has already delivered its first salvo against the opposition by targeting its prominent leaders. The raids on the offices of former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram and former Bihar Chief Minister and RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav have made former Bihar Minister and RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav have made the ruling party’s intentions clear.

NEW DELHI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has now made one-night stays mandatory for Union ministers who visit the North-Eastern (N-E) states -- an effort to send out a message that the insurgency-hit region is safe for all.

Itanagar

The Arunachal Pradesh Cabinet has approved functioning of two divisional commissioners for effective law and order management in the state.

Garwah/Medininagar

Four persons were killed and six persons injured in a shootout allgedly by accomplices of a sand contractor and a retaliatory attack by a mob in Garwah district today, polie said.

Guwahati

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal has directed the state chief secretary and director general of police to take stern action against misuse of social media to malign the image of personalities and publication of fabricated information.

Kolkata

Metro Railway, Kolkata will run modified Metro Service on Saturday, May 20 in connection with the Group ‘D’ Recruitment Examination-2017 which will be conducted by West Bengal, Group ‘D’ Recruitment Board.

Kolkata

Traffic-cum-Power Block will be imposed from 10.30 am to 5 pm on Sunday, May 21 for launching of two limited height subways between Maluka and Dangoaposi and Kendposi and Maluka Stations of Chakradharpur Division of South Eastern Railway (SER).  As a result, services

Kolkata

“Anti-Terrorism Day” was observed at South Eastern Railway (SER) Headquarters, Garden Reach, today.

Chittaranjan

‘Anti Terrorism Day’ was observed in Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) at its administrative office today. V P Pathak, general manager read out the anti terrorism pledge, which was followed by the Officers and employees present there.

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