Nitish Kumar CM, Tejashwi Yadav deputy: List of probable names in Mahagathbandhan cabinet

Nitish Kumar is set to take oath as the chief minister of the Grand Alliance which will now rule in Bihar. Tejashwi will be his deputy with Nitish likely to be by his side as the new chief minister. On Tuesday, Kumar walked out of the NDA alliance and resuscitated the older Grand Alliance with RJD, Congress and the Left.
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Delhi High Court asks Union Minister Smriti Irani to share web links of objectionable comments

The Delhi High Court has asked the minister to share the links to objectionable comments. The comments were made against the BJP leader and her daughter by three Congress leaders.
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Bihar political crisis LIVE: Bihar political crisis LIVE: 'Why should I resign as minister?' asks a BJP leader

Nitish Kumar is expected to take a decision on the issue, amid reports of a tiff with ally BJP. Opposition parties such as the RJD and Congress will also hold meetings to discuss the crisis. In July 2017, Kumar had left the Mahagathbandhan to join hands with the saffron party and continued as chief minister.
#NitishKumar #BJP #Bihar #News #Politics

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Summons to Kharge during House session: Why Venkaiah Naidu said can’t claim immunity

Congress Leader of Opposition Mallikarjun Kharge was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate on Thursday during the working hours of Parliament. House Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu said MPs do not enjoy any immunity from arrest in criminal cases when the House is in session. He cited Article 105 of the Constitution and Section 135A of the Civil Procedure Code.
#MallikarjunKharge #Congress #CivilProcedureCode #News #Politics #LawGovernment

6 days ago

Rahul Gandhi: India witnessing death of democracy, onset of dictatorship

Congress high command has given a call to party units to hold protests across the country on Friday over price rise, unemployment and hike in GST rates of essential commodities. In Delhi, party MPs are planning to take out a march to the Rashtrapati Bhavan and senior leaders, including Congress Working Committee members, are to demonstrate outside the Prime Minister’s residence.
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6 days ago

Every institution in India under BJP-RSS control, says Congress leader Rahul Gandhi

Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said ‘all the institutions of India are in the control of the BJP and the RSS’ Asked about the Supreme Court’s judgment in the PMLA case, he said “Saare ke saare. Ek nahin bacha hai (All of them, without exception)”
#RahulGandhi #Congress #India #News #Politics #LawGovernment

6 days ago

Parliament LIVE: Rahul Gandhi says debate not allowed in Houses | Hindustan Times

Parliament passed the Family Courts (Amendment) Bill amid disruptions due to protests by Congress and other opposition members over alleged misuse of central investigative agencies. The 14th day of the monsoon Session saw sloganeering by opposition members while Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge raised the issue of ED summons.
#MallikarjunKharge #Congress #FamilyCourts #Amendment #News #Politics #LawGovernment

6 days ago

Cong discusses first list of candidates for Assembly polls in Ahmedabad meet

The Congress organised its first major brainstorming session in Ahmedabad Thursday ahead of the Gujarat Assembly elections. AICC Gujarat incharge Raghu Sharma said that the party intends to release a manifesto and a “chargesheet” for the entire state and each of the 182 Assembly constituencies.
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6 days ago

Parliament monsoon session LIVE: Congress-led Oppn likely to raise issue of sealing of Herald House

Today is the fourteenth day of the monsoon session of Parliament, which commenced on July 18 and is scheduled to conclude on August 12. The session has, thus far, seen protests by the opposition over a host of issues. Today's proceedings are likely to be dominated by the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) sealing of the Herald House.
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1 weeks ago

PIC: Dia Mirza pens emotional note for late niece Tanya; Says 'she was like a first born child to me'

Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein actress Dia Mirza shared a selfie with her late niece Tanya Kakde. Tanya, the stepdaughter of Congress leader Feroz Khan, passed away in a car accident in Hyderabad on Monday. The actress recalled how Tanya used to address her as 'Dia Maashi' and that 'life can be so cruel'
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1 weeks ago

Dia Mirza pens heart-wrenching post after niece Tanya's death: 'She was in many ways like a first born child to me'

Tanya Kakde, daughter of Congress leader Feroz Khan, passed away in a car accident. Actress Dia Mirza took to social media to remember her niece and shared a lovely photo featuring Tanya. The actress said that Tanya was in many ways like a first born child to her.
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1 weeks ago

Cong Workers Protest Outside National Herald Office in Delhi After ED Raids in Money Laundering Case

Several Congress workers gathered at the Herald House in Delhi to stage a protest against the raids conducted by Enforcement Directorate (ED) The ED conducted raids on a dozen locations, including the offices of the newspaper in Delhi, and several other premises linked to Associated Journals Limited (AJL) The agitated workers were seen carrying placards and raising slogans against the central government.
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1 weeks ago

Rahul Gandhi to Attend Key Congress Meeting in Karnataka on Tuesday

Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will attend party's Karnataka unit's political affairs committee meeting on Tuesday evening. He will also take part in former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s 75th birthday bash in Davanagere on Wednesday. The 35-member committee including seven special invitees was constituted by Congress President Sonia Gandhi on July 9. The meeting is likely to discuss preparations for Assembly polls in Karnataka.
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1 weeks ago

BJP Criticises Removal of Sriram Venkitaraman as Alappuzha Dist Collector; Accuses Kerala Govt of 'Succumbing to Pressure'

Sriram Venkitaraman was appointed as the collector of Alappuzha on July 24. Kerala Muslim Jamaat welcomed the state government’s decision to remove him from the post. The state government had come under attack from opposition Congress-led UDF, journalists unions and various Muslim outfits.
#SriramVenkitaraman #KeralaMuslimJamaat #Congress #Muslim #Alappuzha #News #Politics

1 weeks ago

Lok Sabha Likely to Have Debate on Price Rise on Monday

Lok Sabha is likely to have a debate on price rise on Monday, followed by Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. Opposition in both House had been raising the issue of rising prices and GST. Last two days of House proceedings drowned due to rashtrapatni remark of Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury.
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1 weeks ago

Bhopal: Digvijaya Singh Grabs Cop By The Collar During Scuffle Over 'Polling Violation'; CM Condemns Act

Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Digvijaya Singh seen grabbing a police personnel by the collar during a scuffle with police during voting to elect the district Panchayat president, outside the panchayat office in Bhopal. Singh alleged “nine votes were cast with fake medical certificates” and the police and administration were working under pressure of the BJP-led state government during the local body polls.
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1 weeks ago

Gujarat Hooch Tragedy: Congress Demands Probe by Sitting HC Judge

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi expressed concern over business of spurious liquor and drugs in the BJP-ruled state. Congress demands that the spurious liquor scandal be investigated by a sitting judge of the high court. Congress’ media department head Pawan Khera and Rajya Sabha MP Amee Yajnik urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to speak up on the deaths.
#RahulGandhi #Congress #BJP #Hooch #News #Politics

1 weeks ago

Monsoon session LIVE: Ruckus in Parliament, both Houses adjourned till Monday

Monsoon session LIVE: Ruckus in Parliament, both Houses adjourned till Monday. The showdown between the Narendra Modi government and the opposition has escalated after the suspension of 27 MPs and uproar over Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's ‘rashtrapatni’ remark on President Droupadi Murmu.
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1 weeks ago

Which Ruling Forces Are Giving Protection to Spurious Liquor Mafias in 'Dry State' Gujarat, Asks Rahul Gandhi on Hooch Tragedy

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi expresses concern over business of spurious liquor and drugs in the state. Gandhi asks which ruling forces are giving protection to the “mafias” involved. 42 people have died so far after consuming the spurious liquor on July 25. Fifteen key accused, including the one who acquired the chemical and those who sold the liquor to people, have already been arrested.
#RahulGandhi #Congress #Gujarat #News #Politics

1 weeks ago

Parliament LIVE: Right to raise issues in House, says Cong over MPs' suspension

Live Parliament LIVE: Right to raise issues in House, says Cong over MPs' suspension. Opposition MPs in both Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha have been protesting over several issues including GST, inflation and Enforcement Directorate's questioning of Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. A total of 24 opposition MPs have been suspended so far. AAP MP Sanjay Singh with other MPs, suspended from the Rajy Sabha, during a sit-in protest at Parliament House complex in New Delhi.
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2 weeks ago