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It’s treason, no other word for this: Rahul Gandhi on Pegasus project | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday alleged that the Prime Minister and home minister have used Pegasus spyware against the Indian state and against our institutions. “They have used it politically, they’ve used it in Karnataka, they’ve used it to scuttle probes, they’ve used it against the Supreme Court, they have used it […]

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Second-hand flat buyers have same rights as original allottees, rules SC | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In a major relief to homebuyers who purchased flats from original allottees but were not delivered the apartments, the Supreme Court on Thursday said a builder cannot deny their right to get possession within a reasonable period of time and that they are also entitled to get a refund of their money. A […]

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Pegasus Spyware News: Anil Ambani, sacked CBI chief Alok Verma were potential targets of Pegasus spyware | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In yet another revelation in the snooping row, “The Wire” on Thursday released a new set of high-profile names who were potential targets of snooping by the Israeli Pegasus spyware. The new names of potential targets include industrialist Anil Ambani, Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group‘s (ADAG) corporate communications chief Tony Jesudasan and sacked […]

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Captain Amarinder accepts Sidhu’s invitation; latter says ‘no personal agenda’ in letter | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday agreed to attend the installation ceremony of the new Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu, putting an end to the speculation that he may boycott the event. The ceremony will take place on Friday. Two of the four working presidents of the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC), […]

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India in extended troika on Afghanistan? Russia yet to decide | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Even as it backs a stronger role for India in the Afghanistan peace process, Russia is yet to make up its mind on India’s participation in the extended troika format involving US, China, Russia and Pakistan. The group is promoting a negotiated settlement with comprehensive and permanent ceasefire. After Russian foreign minister Sergey […]

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Mamata Banerjee: ‘Khela Hobe’ till BJP is ousted from Centre | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday took her “Khela Hobe” slogan to the national stage and declared that “Khela” will now happen in all states until the BJP is removed from the country. Addressing her supporters virtually during the July 21 Martyrs’ Day rally, the Trinamool Congress chief threw down the […]

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How Yediyurappa is an exception to BJP rule | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Whether or not Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa steps down from his post on July 26, he has already created a record of sorts in the BJP, which is at the helm at the centre and in the state. His record would get further strengthened if he continues as the state CM beyond […]

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Legislature won’t act against criminalisation of politics: SC | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Alarming rise in candidates with criminal antecedents despite its repeated orders to restrict them from contesting polls prompted the Supreme Court on Tuesday to frown at the lack of attempt by the legislature to stop criminalisation of politics but it realised that ingenuity of ‘realpolitik’ may impede judicial interventions in this regard. “The […]

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What is Pegasus spyware: All you need to know | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The BJP launched a full-blown campaign to counter the opposition allegations on the Pegasus controversy. Home minister Amit Shah on Monday said disruptors and obstructors will not be able to derail India’s development trajectory through their (opposition’s) conspiracies and the monsoon session will bear new fruits of progress. Shah said the facts and […]

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IT minister Vaishnaw, Rahul Gandhi, Prashant Kishor among potential targets of Pegasus spyware: Report | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, election strategist Prashant Kishor, Trinamool leader Abhishek Banerjee are among the many potential targets of Israeli spyware Pegasus, according to reports. In fact, the Pegasus list reportedly has also names of two ministers in the Union government including information technology minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, who had earlier today said in […]

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