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Nation attained independence through agitation: Akhilesh Yadav on PM Modi's 'andolan jivi' remark [Video]

Nation attained independence through agitation: Akhilesh Yadav on PM Modi's 'andolan jivi' remark

Commenting on the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'andolanjivi' remark in Rajya Sabha, while replying to the motion of thanks on the President's address, Samajwadi Party chief and former chief minister..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:12Published
This Day in History: The First US Presidential Election [Video]

This Day in History: The First US Presidential Election

This Day in History: , The First US Presidential Election. January 7, 1789. George Washington won the election and was sworn into office on April 30, 1789. Washington was elected through the..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 00:56Published
These Georgia residents took their local Board of Elections to court [Video]

These Georgia residents took their local Board of Elections to court

Georgia has a history of African-American voter suppression. In one county, the fight for the right to vote is under federal supervision after the eligibility of a large portion of Black voters was..

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 04:23Published

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The plea contended that students, NRIs, and employees cannot be deprived of their right to vote because they were not present in their constituencies.
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Always respect right to vote: President

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SEC behaving like an Opposition leader, alleges Gorantla Madhav

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Ex-Barcelona chief confident of convincing Lionel Messi to stay

Former Barcelona club president Joan Laporta has a simple pitch in his attempt to get re-elected to the post. According to Laporta, he is the best chance Barcelona has of convincing Lionel Messi to..
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Donald Trump pardons former aides, Jared Kushner's father

Just less than a month before he leaves the White House, US President Donald Trump pardoned two of his former aides, Paul Manafort and Roger Stone, as well as his son-in-law Jared Kushner's father,..
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With 10 lakh COVID-19 tests per day, total count nears 15 crore

An average of more than 10 lakh tests conducted daily for detection of COVID-19 has ensured that the cumulative positivity rate is sustained at low levels and is following a downward trajectory, as..
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Minor confusion with first time ballot paper voters

Electors who exercised their right to vote on Tuesday said that they grappled with minor confusion as it was their first time voting through ballot pa
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Election Commission proposes extending postal ballot facility for NRIs, asks Centre to amend law

The Election Commission has proposed to the government to extend the Electronically Transmitted Postal Ballot System (ETPBS) facility, so far available to service voters, to eligible overseas Indian..
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Women-led protests against police violence planned in Poland

The protests are scheduled to coincide with Polish women gaining the right to vote 102 years ago.
Hindu - Published

Kamala Harris: I may be first woman in this office, will not be last

Wearing a white pantsuit in tribute to women's suffrage and taking the stage to the sounds of Mary J Blige, the first Indian and Black American woman to be elected US Vice President Kamala Harris..
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Kamala wears 'suffragette' white during 1st speech as VP-elect

Kamala Harris delivered her first speech as US vice president-elect on Saturday night in an all-white suit, paying homage to suffragettes of the 20th century who worked to get women the right to vote..
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Earlier govt deprived poor of their needs; NDA will empower them: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday dismissed suggestions of anti-incumbency against the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar, asserting that the NDA had spent the last decade meeting the people's..
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Bihar Elections: If voted to power, will fulfill aspirations of people, says Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday slammed the opposition parties saying they only learnt to "divide" society and win irrespective of anything else. He said while the NDA government ensured..
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US Presidential election 2020: Ryan Reynolds, Snoop Dogg, Kanye West vote for first time

Stressing on the importance of voting in the US presidential election 2020, Hollywood celebrities have been some of the most vocal American citizens on social media. Some of them have revealed that..
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Voter enrolment for MLC poll picks up pace

Parties sensitizing people to get right to vote
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Ryan Reynolds: This is my first time voting in America

Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds confessed on social media that he has cast his vote in the US for the first time. However, it was the footwear fetish his wife, actor Blake Lively, revealed in the image..
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Blake Lively Photoshops shoes on herself in Ryan Reynolds' Instagram post

Hollywood star Blake Lively posted a photo to her Instagram on Thursday (local time) where she very poorly photoshopped a pair of shoes onto her bare feet in a post about voting. According to Page Six,..
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First standing committee meet since lockdown adjourned

The first standing committee meeting since the lockdown in March got adjourned on Wednesday as political parties objected to the nomination of BJP member Bhalchandra Shirsat and said that he did not..
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Pankaj Tripathi: Want people to exercise their right to vote

Pankaj Tripathi has had a busy week of promotions in the run-up to the release of the second season of Mirzapur. Squeezing in a few hours from his virtual promotions, the actor — who is appointed the..
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COVID-19 patients to get special right to vote in upcoming polls - Check EC guidelines

In a move to ensure that every citizen gets to use the 'Right to vote' irrespective of the COVID-19 situation, the Election Commission will make special arrangements for COVID-19 affected voters.
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Sifting farmers' gains from the confusion

sifting farmers' gains from the confusion
The Opposition in the Rajya Sabha raged over the three agriculture bills that according to them are anti-farmer and pro-capitalist. An old ally of the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Shiromani Akali Dal..
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World Equality Day: History, significance and why is it observed

August 26 is observed as World Equality Day in the *United States*. The day celebrates 100 years of American women, who protested for a long time for their suffrage, attaining their constitutional..
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COVID19: Indian-Americans welcome relaxation in visa, travel restrictions for OCI card holders

Overseas Citizens of India or OCI card is issued to people of Indian origin globally which gives them almost all the privileges of an Indian national except for the right to vote, government service..
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Should prisoners have a right to vote?

India's four lakh prisoners will still not be able to vote with the Delhi High Court dismissing a plea seeking voting rights for those lodged in jails
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