Congress,Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spar over Gandhi and Godse in Odisha Assembly

New Delhi: Opposition Congress and the BJP exchanged heated words over Mahatama Gandhi and his assassin Nathuram Godse for the second consecutive day on Saturday in the Odisha Assembly. The issue was raised for the second day by Congress Legislature Party leader Narasingha Mishra who asked the BJP members whether they can condemn the people […]

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee speaks to Kumaraswamy over Karnataka crisis

New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has asked Karnataka’s HD Kumaraswamy to hold his ground and not give in to the efforts of the BJP, sources said Thursday. Banerjee, stung by defections herself with several of the Trinamool Congress MPs and MLAs joining the BJP, dialled the Karnataka chief minister last evening and […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi on day-long visit

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a statue of former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri here on Saturday during his day-long visit to his Lok Sabha constituency to launch the BJP’s countrywide membership drive. Modi was accompanied by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) working president JP Nadda and the state […]

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Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi to appear before Patna court on Saturday

New Delhi: Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi will appear before a court here on Saturday in connection with a defamation suit filed against him by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi. The senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader had filed the case before the Chief Judicial Magistrate’s (CJM) court here in April, taking exception […]

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Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath Government Adds 17 MBCs to Scheduled Caste List, Move May Change Caste Matrix Ahead of 2022 Polls

New Delhi: Ahead of the 2022 assembly elections and upcoming bypolls on 12 assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath government has decided to implement a 2017 order of the Allahabad High Court to issue SC certificates to the 17 Most Backward Castes (MBCs) in the state. The government has directed District Magistrates to issue […]

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West Bengal Chief minister Mamata Banerjee Unveils New Vidyasagar Statue Month After Vandalism, Says Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Trying to Disrupt Bengal’s Culture

New Delhi: Clashes between workers of the TMC and BJP rocked Bengal during the Lok Sabha polls and on May 14, during Shah’s roadshow, the bust of the reformer was vandalised. A month after the bust of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was vandalised when Amit Shah was campaigning in West Bengal during the Lok Sabha elections, […]

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Election 2019: Modi to emerge stronger after 2019 polls: BJP

New Delhi : The BJP Saturday said the people had a choice between a “corruption-free” NDA under Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a “power-hungry” coalition of parties which cannot take him on single-handedly. BJP national general secretary Saroj Pandey was referring to the Opposition attempts to forge an alliance ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, […]

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BJP MP appeals to set up Purush Aayog for suffering husbands in Parliament

New Delhi: A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha MP argues that the “sufferings” of married men at the hands of their wives often get overlooked. To correct this, BJP MP from Ghosi, Uttar Pradesh, Harinarayan Rajbhar raised this issue during the Zero Hour in Lok Sabha on Friday. He went on to demand that […]

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Centre may hold civic polls in J & K under Governor’s rule

New Delhi: After the fall of the Jammu and Kashmir government in June, the Centre is planning to hold urban local body and panchayat polls with the state still under governor’s rule, people familiar with the plan said on the condition of anonymity. The elections, scheduled to be held in January, were deferred after the […]

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