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Vinay Kulkarni and MB Patil

Vinay Kulkarni and MB Patil

Ministers Vinay Kulkarni and MB Patil, who came to prominence with the issue of separate religion for Lingayat community in Karnataka, are facing similar challenges in their respective constituencies in the assembly polls. Vinay Kulkarni, who belongs to a Lingayat sub-caste Panchamsaali, will be facing a tough challenge from the BJP candidate Amrut Desai in Dharwad.

Salaries of these govt employees in Jammu have been stopped! Know why

Salaries of these govt employees in Jammu have been stopped! Know why

Salaries of over 600 government employees in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar were stopped for not constructing toilets at their houses. Kishtwar District Development Commissioner, Angrez Singh Rana, passed the order yesterday. Jammu and Kashmir has achieved a target of 71.95 per cent with respect to the construction of Individual Household Latrines.
Not quitting BJP, I am here to stay: Shatrughan Sinha

Not quitting BJP, I am here to stay: Shatrughan Sinha

With former finance minister Yashwant Sinha having quit the BJP, all eyes were on another dissenter Shatrughan Sinha. Both Yashwant Sinha and Shatrughan Sinha have on several occasions strongly criticised Modi-led government's decisions openly. Shatrughan Sinha was a Union Minister in Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led NDA government. He has been with the BJP for a long time.

Rahul Gandhi defamed Hindu culture

Rahul Gandhi defamed Hindu culture

BJP president Amit Shah launched a scathing attack on the Congress in Sonia Gandhi's Lok Sabha constituency Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh. In a rally, Shah said vowed the free Rae Bareli from dynasty politics, adding "Congress has fooled the people of Rae Bareli". Rae Bareli has remained a Congress stronghold decades.