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The District Attorney in his petition, has said on the behalf of the government that the deadly consequences of the August  25, 2017 violence in Panchkula can not be ignored and many accused of this case are still absconding.

Meanwhile, PM Modi slammed the Left Democratic Front (LDF) govt saying they no different than the one ruled by Congress-led United Democratic Front.

The Finance Minister will present his sixth and BJP government’s last budget on February 1. According to media speculations, though this will be his last budget, yet his speech in the Parliament will be an iconic one.

On this occasion, the President tweeted, “On Army Day, greetings to the valiant men and women of the Indian Army, to veterans and their families. You are our nation’s pride, the sentinels of our liberty. Citizens sleep securely knowing you are ever awake and ever vigilant.”

Pongal usually means in Tamil 'to boil or 'boiling over' and is celebrated with the boiling of the first rice of the season consecrated to the Sun - the Surya Maangalyam.

On December 21, Delhi High Court rejected Sajjan Kumar’s plea seeking more time to surrender. In his plea, the 73-year-old said that he has a big family that includes besides his wife, three children and eight grandchildren and he wants time to meet them all before surrendering.

The Home Ministry has given the agencies the power to investigate under 69 (1)of Information Technology Act 2000 which states that the central government can give such orders to agencies if it finds it obligatory to protect the sovereignty and integrity of the country or in case of any danger to the defense and security system of the nation and also to commemorate friendly relations between nations.

While talking to media in Dubai on Saturday, RaGa said that earlier he believed that women have equal rights in traditions and they should not be barred from prayers and worship, but some days back when the party people talked to public on the disputed issue, they realized that the traditionalist had a strong valid reason as per their belief.