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  • BJP, Swaminathan Committee, Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi, farmers

    BJP has told SC it won't implement Swaminathan report: Kejriwal

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said that the BJP has submitted an affidavit in the Supreme Court, stating that it won't implement the Swaminathan Committee report, which promises 50 per cent profit to farmers. Speaking at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s National Farmers' Conclave, the Chief Minister said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) came to power promising to implement the report and now by denying it, "they're cheating farmers". "No one knows about this. Every farmer should be told

    Cities | June 17, 2017
  • Mohan Bhagwat, Shiv Sena, Swaminathan, President

    Snubbed over Bhagwat, Shiv Sena suggests Swaminathan for President

    Virtually snubbed by the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) over its candidate Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat for the post of President, the Shiv Sena on Friday threw up the name of agro-scientist M.S. Swaminathan for the top job. In the same breath, Sena President Uddhav Thackeray also said that if the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President has a good candidate, his party (Sena) would give it a thought. He expressed the party's desire to have a "consensus candidate", who

    India | June 16, 2017