Category: Politics

Opposition laps up Hollande claim on Rafale, targets Modi government

New Delhi: The opposition on Friday launched a renewed attack on the Narendra Modi government after French media reported former…

Congress not phasing out senior and elderly: former Meghalaya CM

Shillong: Leader of Opposition in Meghalaya assembly Mukul Manda Sangma on Friday denied that Congress party is embarking on a…

France concealing facts on Rafale deal: Congress

New Delhi: After the French government and Dassault Aviation contradicted former President Francois Hollande's claim in choosing Indian industrial partners…

Congress terms ‘Skill India’ a scam, demands probe

New Delhi: The Congress on Friday demanded a probe into the Narendra Modi-led government's much vaunted "Skill India", claiming that…

PM betrayed India on Rafale deal, dishonoured our soldiers’ blood: Rahul

New Delhi: Thanking former French President Fran├žois Hollande over his statement on the controversial Rafale deal, Congress president Rahul Gandhi…

16 Congress MLAs issue notice for removal of Goa Speaker

Panaji: In a fresh bid to pressure the BJP-led coalition government in Goa, several of whose ministers have been hospitalised…

After 2019, won’t allow even a single infiltrator in India: Amit Shah

Raipur: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Friday said that his party will not allow even a single…

Congress appoints new president for West Bengal unit

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi has appointed Somendra Nath Mitra as West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president. According…

Parrikar threatening people from hospital: Congress

Panaji: The Congress on Friday alleged that ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is "threatening people" from his hospital room.…

Vice President Naidu returns to India after three-nation tour

New Delhi: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday returned to India after completing his seven-day tour to three central…

Surgical Strike Day: UGC’s directive for political gain, says Congress

New Delhi: Criticising the University Grants Commission's (UGC) circular directing universities and colleges to observe 'Surgical Strike Day' on September…

Hinduism is ideal religion for modern age of incertitude: Tharoor

New York: Hinduism is a "wonderful" religion suited for the modern era of uncertainty and questioning because it values incertitude,…

BJP has mortgaged India’s security: Cong

New Delhi: Congress leader Manish Tewari on Thursday criticised the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for accepting Pakistan's proposal for…

‘Clown prince’ vs ‘court jester’: BJP-Congress spat gets uglier

New Delhi: The war of words between the BJP and the Congress over the Rafale deal and bank NPAs got…

Rahul calls PM ‘chor,’ draws flak from BJP

Dungarpur: Citing examples of the controversial Rafale deal and fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday…

Unlike PM, we will hear people’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’: Rahul

Dungarpur : Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' programme, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday…

Rahul targets ‘chowkidar’ PM, questions his silence on Rafale, Mallya

Jaipur: Sharpening his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a variety of stinging barbs, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on…

Congress to contest in J&K Panchayat polls: Mir

The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the Congress said Wednesday it would contest the upcoming urban local bodies and panchayat…

Congress won’t make false promises like Modi: Rahul

Dungarpur: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that his party will…

RSS anti-minority, anti-Dalit: Mayawati

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Thursday accused the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of being anti-minority, anti-Dalit and anti-Constitution,…