Congress leader Rahul Gandhi visits relief campsin flood hit wayanad

New Delhi: In Kerala for the second time this month, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday visited people at relief camps in Wayanad, his Lok Sabha constituency, which had seen widespread devastation in the recent rains and landslips. Gandhi, who arrived here on a four-day visit, also distributed relief materials to the people in the […]

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Akhilesh Yadav dissolves Samajwadi Party’s all units in Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Friday dissolved the party’s entire Uttar Pradesh units including the state executive, and district and youth wings, sources said, as he attempts a course correction in the party after its Lok Sabha poll debacle. The party, however, has retained state president Naresh Uttam, they said. “Party president […]

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi appeals to people to donate relief material

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday appealed to the people to provide relief materials to those hit by the devastating floods in his Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency. Gandhi, currently visiting areas ravaged by floods and landslides in his constituency, posted the appeal on his Facebook page. “My Parliamentary constituency Wayanad has been devastated […]

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Samajwadi Party member Azam Khan apologises for his sexist remarks in Lok Sabha

New Delhi: Under fire from various quarters, Samajwadi Party member Azam Khan on Monday apologised in Lok Sabha for his sexist remarks against BJP member Rama Devi. Though Khan had to repeat his apology twice in the House, a visibly peeved Devi said the member has the habit of uttering derogatory words against women. As […]

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Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan should not only apologise in Parliament but to all women: BSP supremo Mayawati

New Delhi: BSP supremo Mayawati on Friday attacked Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan for his sexist remark against MP Rama Devi in the Lok Sabha, saying he should not only apologise in Parliament but to all women. “The indecent language used by Azam Khan, an SP MP from Uttar Pradesh, against a woman presiding officer […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi participates in tree plantation drive

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Home Minister Amit Shah participated in a tree plantation drive organised by the Lok Sabha Secretariat on Friday. Modi, along with others, planted saplings during the drive. Leader of Congress in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury […]

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No question of mediation on Kashmir: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in Lok Sabha

New Delhi: There was no discussion on Kashmir in the meeting between US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Japan recently and there is no question of any mediation on the issue, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said in Lok Sabha on Wednesday. Amid a walkout of proceedings by the opposition which has […]

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Congress again raises Kashmir mediation issue in Lok Sabha; demands

New Delhi: The Congress on Wednesday continued to demand a reply from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on US President Donald Trump’s remarks on Kashmir mediation, with Lok Sabha witnessing ruckus for the second straight day. Joined by members from some other Opposition parties, Congress members trooped into the Well soon after the Question Hour began […]

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National Conference takes strong exception to Jammu and Kashmir Governor’s statement

New Delhi: The National Conference on Tuesday strongly condemned Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik’s statement, asking militants to target the corrupt and said the remarks are unconstitutional and cast a shadow on the credibility, independence and neutrality of the high office of the governor. In a joint statement, over 30 NC leaders said […]

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Congress raises Kashmir mediation issue in Lok Sabha

New Delhi: Lok Sabha on Tuesday witnessed an uproar over US President Donald Trump’s remarks on Kashmir mediation, with Congress demanding a reply from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue. As soon as the Lower House met for the day, members from the Congress and some other Opposition parties were on their feet shouting […]

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