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TRS leaders indulging in high-handedness against BJP workers, says Bandi Sanjay Kumar

BJP MP from Karimnagar Bandi Sanjay Kumar Saturday alleged that the ruling TRS in Telangana indulged in high-handedness and excesses against its workers after they bagged four of the 17 seats in the Lok Sabha polls. “Especially after the parliament elections, the high handedness and lawlessness of TRS leaders are rising in places where BJP […]

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TMC makes organisational changes to regain dominance over North 24 Parganas

Concerned over losing ground in North 24 Parganas, which comprises five Lok Sabha seasts, the ruling TMC Friday clipped the wings of district president Jyotipriyo Mullick and divided responsibilities among five other senior leaders. The party leadership divided the district into five organisational segments– Dum Dum, Barasat, Barrackpore, Basirhat and Bongaon– as per the five […]

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17th Lok Sabha: Shouts of ‘Modi, Modi’ while PM takes oath as member of Lok Sabha – Watch

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union minister Rajnath Singh and Amit Shah took oath as members of 17th Lok Sabha along with other MPs on Monday. During the recently held nationwide polls, the BJP-led NDA comfortably sailed to majority to form the government for the second consecutive term. As soon as newly appointed members of the […]

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Rahul Gandhi best person to lead party, too premature to write Congress’ obituary: Shashi Tharoor

Rahul Gandhi is the best person to pull the Congress out of its predicament following the setback in the Lok Sabha polls, says party leader Shashi Tharoor while declaring that his party is “alive and kicking” and it is too premature to write its obituary. The Congress has no time to sit and lick its […]

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Lok Sabha secretary general says no transit accommodation in hotels for newly-elected MPs but in state bhawans

Lok Sabha Secretary General Snehlata Shrivastava on Wednesday said the newly-elected members of the Lower House of Parliament will no longer be lodged in hotels but in state bhawans, Western Court, a transit hostel for parliamentarians, and its annexe building. With the counting of votes for the Lok Sabha polls scheduled for Thursday, the newly-elected […]

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West Bengal violence: Mamata Banerjee holds protest march in Kolkata

A day after violence during Amit Shah’s roadshow near Calcutta University, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday held a protest march from Beliaghata to Shyambazar in north Kolkata. This comes just hours after BJP chief Amit Shah blamed the ruling TMC for violence during his roadshow on Tuesday. He also accused the Election […]

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Mani Shankar Aiyar abuses reporters, calls PM Narendra Modi `coward’

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar Tuesday pushed aside a microphone, made fists and used an expletive at reporters who questioned him about his “neech” jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He also called the prime minister a coward. Aiyar lost his temper at tv reporters who met him at the Punjab government guest house here […]

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Alwar gang rape: PM doing ‘dirty politics’ over the incident, says Mayawati

Hitting back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his charge that she was “shedding crocodile tears” over the Alwar gang rape incident, BSP supremo Mayawati on Sunday accused him of indulging in “dirty politics” and demanded his resignation for incidents of Dalit atrocities in the past. Hours after the prime minister’s remarks at election rallies […]

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Navjot Sidhu in fresh trouble for remark against PM Modi, EC issues show cause notice

The Election Commission has issued a fresh show cause notice to Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu for prima facie violating the Model Code of Conduct by allegedly making disparaging remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was given a day to reply to the notice that was issued Friday by the commission. The poll panel […]

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Jodhpur battle: Congress says focusing on all seats not only on seat of CM Gehlot’s son

Rejecting BJP’s claim that the Congress has put its entire effort to ensure victory on the Jodhpur seat, from where Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot’s son Vaibhav is contesting, the party said all 25 constituencies are equally important for it and its leaders are campaigning across the state to win maximum number of seats. AICC general-secretary […]

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