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Jitan Ram Manjhi takes oath as Bihar Chief Minister

Patna, May 20 (ANI): Jitan Ram Manjhi, a close confidant of Nitish Kumar, who was handpicked by the outgoing Bihar chief minister to be his successor, took oath on Tuesday. A Nitish loyalist, sixty-year-old Manjhi, is known to be a soft-spoken politician who comes from a Mahadalit community. Manjhi was the SC/ST welfare minister in Nitish's cabinet. Nitish has, however, made it clear that he would lead the party's campaign in the 2015 Assembly election. May 20, 2014
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What happened with PM's official Twitter account is disgraceful: Meenakshi Lekhi

New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The official Twitter account for the Prime Minister of India's Office has been renamed with a new account slated to take its place soon. The account has been renamed @PMOIndiaArchive, complying with the RTI Act and has all the tweets posted by the office till May 20. The BJP has lashed out at the outgoing Prime Minister's team for resetting Manmohan Singh's account @PMOIndia and renaming it as @PMOIndiaArchive. May 20, 2014
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Colourful turban exhibition in Rajkot attracts visitors

Rajkot, May 20 (ANI): Visitors took a ride through history of turbans and also learnt how to tie it as they thronged a colourful exhibition in Rajkot city of Gujarat recently. Over 100 turbans of various shapes, colours and prints were put on display, which represented the rich culture of different Indian states. May 20, 2014
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No Justice for Arif Shahid

Muzaffarabad, PoK, May 20: More than one year has passed but killers of Arif Shahid are still scot free, people of Pok are demanding justice, but when Pakistan's own intelligence agencies are suspected to be behind the murder of Arif Shahid, how can someone expect justice. Anger is swelling and voices of dissent are not only emanating from Pok but from across the world. May 20, 2014
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NDA delegation meets President to convey support to Narendra Modi- led govt

may20v16.flvNew Delhi, May 20 (ANI): NDA delegation headed by LK Advani and Rajnath Singh on Tuesday met President Pranab Mukherjee to convey support to Narendra Modi-led government. The delegation met after electing Modi as BJP Parliamentary party leader. Briefing the media, Rajnath Singh said that the party has submitted the resolution of the party supporting Modi and has requested him to consider inviting Modi to take oath as the Prime Minister. He also said that Modi will take oath on 26th May. May 20, 2014
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Narendra Modi meets Prez; to take oath as PM on May 26

New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): NDA's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday met President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan to stake claim to form the new government. Modi also informed that he along with his cabinet will take oath on May 26. May 20, 2014
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Narendra Modi appreciates previous govt for their positive works

New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): While giving speech for the first time after being elected as BJP Parliamentary party leader Narendra Modi also reached out to the former UPA government and said that neither him, nor the BJP feels that the last government did nothing and said that the NDA government will take their good work forward. May 20, 2014
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NDA will work for poor, not for position: Narendra Modi

New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): Addressing BJP leaders after getting elected as BJP Parliamentary leader, Narendra Modi said that the party is to work for the poor and not for any positions. He said that the next government will be for poor, youth and women. He also mentioned Atal Bihari Vajpayee and wished that he was present during the meet. He said that when organization gives a responsibility, there should be no loopholes left and every work should be carried on with full force. May 20, 2014
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Akhilesh Yadav on SP's poor performance in LS Polls

Lucknow, May 20 (ANI): UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday reacted over the disastrous performance of Samajwadi Party in the recent Lok Sabha elections. Akhilesh said that the SP government did a lot of work in the state but could not promote it. May 20, 2014
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Narendra Modi breaks down, says BJP is like mother

New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): New BJP Parliamentary board leader Narendra Modi while making his first speech since being elected by his party, thanked party senior leaders including LK Advani and Rajnath Singh for giving him their blessings. Modi, who broke down while speaking, said that working for the mother earth is not 'doing mercy' and the same applies to the BJP too. May 20, 2014