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Sunanda  Pushkar case: More anxious than anyone else to know truth, says Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar case: More anxious than anyone else to know truth, says Shashi Tharoor

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has said that he was more anxious than anyone else to know the truth behind his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death.

Jul 23, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

Another farmer dies in Mandsaur

Violence has rocked the district after five farmers were killed in police firing in the district on Tuesday.

Jun 09, 2017, 14:39 PM IST

Digvijaya Singh's Twitter goof-up: Late leader in Rahul Gandhi Cabinet

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday goofed up with a Twitter post, wherein he said former External Affairs Minister, late Dinesh Singh, was a member of Rahul Gandhi's Cabinet.

Mar 28, 2017, 22:29 PM IST

Congress MP supports Shiv Sena's Ravindra Gaikwad

Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury on Monday extended support to Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad, saying other airlines should not have imposed a flying ban on him.

Mar 27, 2017, 22:48 PM IST

Congress MP highlights problems being faced by people in changing notes

 A Congress MP on Tuesday highlighted in the Lok Sabha the hardships being faced by the people in exchanging the scrapped currency notes, saying only a few RBI offices have the facility and the government should intervene.

Mar 21, 2017, 17:22 PM IST
Coal scam: Charges framed against former Congress MP Vijay Darda

Coal scam: Charges framed against former Congress MP Vijay Darda

A court here on Thursday framed charges against former Congress MP Vijay New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Paving the way for trial, a court here on Thursday framed charges against former Congress MP Vijay Darda, and six others accused in a coal block allocation case.

Nov 10, 2016, 13:21 PM IST
Rajya Sabha to vote on bill seeking 'special status' for Andhra Pradesh today

Rajya Sabha to vote on bill seeking 'special status' for Andhra Pradesh today

A bill seeking special category status to the reorganised state of Andhra Pradesh is expected to come up for voting in the Upper House on Friday.

Jul 22, 2016, 02:50 AM IST
We need such MPs! This lawmaker said no to VIP treatment by airline - Know what happened

We need such MPs! This lawmaker said no to VIP treatment by airline - Know what happened

That VIPs (very important persons) love VIP treatment is an accepted fact! But, that some VIPs do not want VIP treatment is rare.

Jul 07, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

From black money to inflation to GDP target - Watch Congress MP Shashi Tharoor take on govt in Parliament

Opposition in Lok Sabha on Thursday accused the government of slashing expenditure on various social sector schemes, cutting food and fertiliser subsidies and burdening the common man through the latest budget by doing nothing to check rising prices.

Mar 10, 2016, 22:18 PM IST
Never thought you'll behave like a 'Congi Chamcha': Anupam Kher to Shashi Tharoor

Never thought you'll behave like a 'Congi Chamcha': Anupam Kher to Shashi Tharoor

Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Saturday engaged in war of words over thoughts on being Hindu.

Jan 30, 2016, 23:15 PM IST

'Sonia Gandhi had met Zakia Jafri after Gulbarg incident'

The son of Ehsan Jafri, who was killed in the Gulbarg society violence, has refuted the claim by former Gujarat DGP RB Sreekumar Sonia Gandhi had not met the MP's widow.

Jan 04, 2016, 20:27 PM IST

Ex-Congress MP Sircilla Rajaiah, kin arrested for death of daughter-in-law, grandsons

The charred bodies of S Sarika and her three children Abhinav (7), and twins Ayaan and Shriyaan (3) were recovered yesterday.

Nov 05, 2015, 23:41 PM IST
Sunanda Pushkar death probe: Subramanian Swamy meets Rajnath Singh, claims police inaction

Sunanda Pushkar death probe: Subramanian Swamy meets Rajnath Singh, claims police inaction

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy said on Thursday that he had met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh over the issue of Sunanda Pushkar death probe.

Sep 10, 2015, 16:48 PM IST

Allot bungalow to Congress MP Kumari Selja for which she is entitled: Delhi HC to govt

The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the government to consider allotting a suitable bungalow to Congress MP Kumari Selja for which she is entitled, with the and former union minister saying she would vacate her present larger bungalow by September 16.

Aug 31, 2015, 20:21 PM IST

Can Kumari Selja be given single-storey bungalow: HC asks Centre

The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Centre to look into the possibility of allotting a suitable single-storey bungalow to Congress parliamentarian Kumari Selja which she is entitled to.

Aug 24, 2015, 23:33 PM IST
This is how Rahul Gandhi reacted when asked in Amethi: When will you come with bhabhi?

This is how Rahul Gandhi reacted when asked in Amethi: When will you come with bhabhi?

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was in his Parliamentary constituency, Amethi, this week.

Aug 20, 2015, 14:51 PM IST

Khalistan movement reviving in Punjab: Congress MP

Congress parliamentarian from Ludhiana, Ravneet Singh Bittu, said on Monday that the terrorist attack in Punjab`s Gurdaspur district was an attempt to revive the Khalistan movement in the state and urged the Punjab and central governments to immediately take necessary steps to stop it.

Jul 27, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

Congress MP defies Centre's directive on trawling ban

A senior Congress MP on Sunday defied the Centre's directive of 61-day uniform trawling ban by venturing into deep sea fishing in a motorized boat along with his party colleagues and traditional fishermen.

Jun 07, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

Former Congress MP, wife get 2 yrs jail in cheque bounce case

Former Congress MP R Anbarasu and his wife were on Thursday sentenced to two years simple imprisonment in a Rs 35 lakh cheque dishonouring case.

May 07, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

TMC candidate accuses Congress MP of violating model code

A Trinamool Congress candidate Tuesday levelled allegations of violation of model code of conduct against Congress MP Abu Hasem Khan Chowdhury for giving monetary help to an old woman.

Apr 21, 2015, 14:56 PM IST