AAP expels Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan from National Executive

Yadav calls it murder of democracy, says Kejriwal supporters forced the expulsion

Sonia Gandhi slams Modi govt on land bill

Gandhi alleged that the Bill was a mockery of the consensus building exercise by a 'myopic' Modi government

Govt considering airlifting of Indians stranded in Yemen

Swaraj has informed the state that two ships have been sent to Yemen to rescue the Indians, including Malayalees, who have been stranded

Govt recommends prorogation of RS

Move to pave way for re-promulgation of land ordinance

AAP should not lose to political immaturity: Jaitley

He also slammed the recording of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's conversation by a party member, calling it a new kind of politics

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Ajai Shukla: Making 'make' happen
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India's defence industry needs to be hand-held if it is to supply defence equipment designed and built specifically for India

Abheek Barua: Policy on the hop?
Abheek Barua

Understanding what lay behind the Reserve Bank of India's sudden cut in interest rates

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Wanted: a time frame

Clarity needed on the plan to reduce corporation tax

The benefits of power

Signs of change in the BJP's approach to its core issues

Reworking the financial sector

What the Budget has for banks and regulators

@swaroop_105 Think that's an unfair generalisation but lets agree to disagree
RT @MahindraRise: Thank you @milinddeora for your words of encouragement! It strengthens our resolve to #Rise http://t.co/wOzYgIQnwe http:/…
@HariHaraBhakta When and where ? Would you pl give the list of Temples vandalised or destroyed in Delhi after Independence ?
RT @thenewsminute: #AAPSweep should be a wake up call for Delhi media that doesn't empower reporters, but makes them byte collectors http:/…
As a 4th generation true congressman steeped in the ideology of the Mahatma & Pandit Ji,will continue to fight corrupt &pro-cronyism forces!
Hope passangers r all right & no fatalities.. "@ANI_news: Bangalore Ernakulam Intercity express train derailed. http://t.co/8tihAiVL4Q"
My Twitter handle changed yesterday to @PandaJay 😊, please follow that..
CPM congratulates @AamAadmiParty : but don't they realize AAP is capturing their space and eating their lunch? http://t.co/rxZPxfP1B3
@nagasarpa : We know what she is but I believe in rule of law
Would be sending our new Foreign Secretary on a SAARC Yatra soon to further strengthen our ties.
Sent to me by @AnupamPkher ji. Am posting here to share. http://t.co/04bN6Odaan
RT @PritishNandy: FIR against @AllIndiaBakchod wrong. FIR against @deepikapadukone and @aliaa08 ridiculous. Satire's not a crime anywhere i…
I strongly condemn the attack on Holy Child Auxilium school. These kind of acts will not be tolerated
RT @sureshpprabhu: I am on way to Bangalore to visit accident site to help all stranded. All possible help will be rendered to families aff…
.@Karthikmi16 @narendramodi i have a number of questions n interventions planned to #protectourchildren this parl sessn. Pls follow them
@BDUTT The SIT probe on the church that was burnt in Delhi is still in comatose mode
Crude palm oil falls by 0.5% on subdued demand http://t.co/fDVXqId98D
RT @MEAIndia: India & China focus on positive agenda for 2015. Minister @SushmaSwaraj meets Prez Xi of China http://t.co/JBJNG5ewPo
Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya was a great humanist and a nationalist par excellence let us pay respect to this icon on his death anniversary.
Also emphasised to Sri @ArvindKejriwal that our Co operation will depend upon his operation (performance).2/2. http://t.co/EFlmN0XegI
Inaugurated the online bill payment system. This will ensure timely and transparent payments to vendors

Around the States

Picture of the day:  JD(U) strongman and former chief minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar takes oath as the state's CM for the fourth from Bihar Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi at Raj Bhawan in Patna on Sunday


Not making it 'prestige' issue: Govt on Land Ordinance

Jaitley says govt brought nine amendments to original bill and is still willing to sit with opposition parties who are objecting to it

Can't give any advice to AAP leaders, says Hazare

Says tussle within the party is its internal matter, while talking to media in his village Ralegan Siddhi

Timeline of Yadav-Bhushan association with AAP

Seeds of the association were sown when India Against Corruption filed a series of RTIs probing graft in the 2010 Commonwealth Games

Rahul will be back among people 'very soon': Sonia

Earlier this week, posters had emerged in Amethi declaring that the local MP (Rahul Gandhi) was "missing"

AAP crisis a 'fight for power', shows 'opportunism': BJP

The sole opposition party in Delhi Assembly also charged that AAP's internal conflict was neither a fight of principles and nor did it involve ...

Dissenting voices "muzzled" out of Aam Aadmi Party

Bhushan-Yadav allege "goondaism" used to silence dissent at National Council meet; Kejriwal camp says majority wanted duo out

Kejriwal threatened to quit if Bhushan-Yadav were not removed

Sources said, the Delhi CM asked the party members to "make a choice between him and them"

Tamil Nadu farmers' bandh against Karnataka's dam proposal peaceful

Impact mainly felt in southern districts of Tamil Nadu, not much in Chennai