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Obituary: Ananth Kumar helped build BJP in Karnataka

Bengaluru: Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister H.N. Ananth Kumar, who died on Monday, was widely regarded as an able political organiser who helped build the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnataka to expand the party’s reach in the country’s south. Along with the party’s state unit president B.S. Yeddyurappa, Union Minister[Read More…]

Homage across political spectrum to Ananth Kumar

The demise of the 59-year-old Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar in Bengaluru on Monday elicited condolences from across the political spectrum, with President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the nation in mourning his death. “Sad to hear of the[Read More…]

Union Minister Ananth Kumar passes away in Bengaluru at 59

Union Minister Ananth Kumar passes away in Bengaluru at 59

Bengaluru: Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar passed away on early Monday at a private hospital in Bengaluru, a party leader said. He was 59. “Minister Ananth Kumar passed away at 3 a.m. at a private hospital where he was undergoing treatment for cancer,” a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)[Read More…]

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Centre files review petition over SC/ST Act order

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was informed on Monday that the Centre has filed a review petition over the Supreme Court’s order for the dilution of the SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act. Amid protests and din in the Lower House, Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge said the SC/ST Act was an important[Read More…]

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