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Month in office today, Channi is a long way from Captain

The CM reportedly plans to tour the state extensively ahead of the coming polls, and has already done a round of the Majha, Doaba and Malwa regions. HOURS before a function related to his son’s wedding, Charanjit Singh Channi accompanied senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to Lakhimpur Kheri. He returned to Chandigarh hours before the […]

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Morning Digest | PM Modi to launch masterplan for multi-modal connectivity today; KKR and DC to clash in IPL Qualifier 2, and more

A select list of stories to read before you start your day. PM to launch GatiShakti to boost infra development Prime Minister Narendra Modi would launch a national masterplan for multi-modal connectivity, called PM GatiShakti, on Wednesday, the PM’s Office said. The PMO said infrastructure development had faced many problems for decades, like lack of […]

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Only UP Brahmin face in recent Modi Cabinet shake-up

Party leaders say Mishra used to be an office-bearer in the BJP’s Lakhimpur Kheri unit earlier, before winning as an MLA from the Nighasan Assembly segment of Lakhimpur Kheri constituency in 2012. A TWO-TERM MP from Lakhimpur Kheri, Ajay Mishra (Teni), 61, was the lone Brahmin face from Uttar Pradesh to be inducted into the […]