He said Patnaik's letter requesting a review of refusal to allocate the coal block to Kumar Mangalam Birla's HINDALCO had led to the "re-opening" of the issue.
"Once Nitish quit the alliance and joined hands with Lalu Prasad Yadav, he has been reduced to being (a piece of) coal," said Javadekar.
The Lokpal Act, 2013 provides for establishment of Lokpal for the Union and Lokayuktas for the states to inquire into corruption complaints against public servants.
The Commission, however, gave no reasons as to why it requires a copy of the manifesto. But some EC officials said as allegations that manifesto is aimed at influencing voters often fly thick during elections, it is better to have a copy for quick reference.
He ended the video by calling Modi's poll promises 'jumla'.
He later joined the BJP in the presence of its state unit president Mangal Pandey who welcomed him to the party-old,saying that his decision would help the prospects of the NDA candidates at the hustings.
The civic-body is in conversation with various agencies to work out the plan and it is likely to be implemented by November.
In its report, the Law Commission had recommended by a majority "swift" abolition of death penalty except in terror-related cases, noting it does not serve the penological goal of deterrence any more than life imprisonment.
According to Saudi authorities, 769 Muslim pilgrims were killed in a stampede at the annual Haj near the holy city of Mecca on September 24.
The apex court was hearing a plea by Essar Steel India Ltd (ESIL) which has challenged the July 17 order of Gujarat High Court that set aside the Appellate Authority's order on the grounds that Essar's plea questioning the validity and correctness of DGVCL's revised supplementary bills was not maintainable in law.
The Forensic Science Laboratory reports accessed by CNN-IBN showed no traces of chemicals in Indrani's blood and urine samples.
"On September 29, the accused beat the toddler on her neck, face and chest, following which she fell unconscious," police said.
Delhi Dynamos will be looking upto their marquee manager-cum-player Carlos for a winning start.
Bernard Foley orchestrated England's demise at the Rugby World Cup with his finest performance in a Wallabies jersey, scoring all but five of Australia's points in a 33-13 win on Saturday.
Defending champions Kolkata got off to a perfect start as a brace by Postiga and a goal from Valdo gave them three points against Chennaiyin FC.
Sixth-seeded Ana Ivanovic beat Casey Dellacqua of Australia 6-4, 6-0 Saturday to advance to the second round of the China Open.
The 35-year-old's brother and agent Roberto Assis said Ronaldinho intended to honour a commitment made when joining Fluminense in July.
Denmark international Krohn-Dehli tucked the ball home after 52 minutes following a pass from Kevin Gameiro to give Sevilla the lead .
The next version of Android operating system, Marshmallow, will be compatible with fingerprint scanners so users can verify their identities by pressing a button instead of entering a passcode.
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