Saradha scam: TMC hits back at BJP, calls NSA Doval 'known RSS sympathiser'

Hitting back at BJP over targeting Mamata Banerjee on Burdwan blast, Trinamool Congress on Sunday alleged that a "devious master gameplan" plotted at the RSS headquarters is being executed by the ruling party at the Centre even as it dubbed NSA Ajit Doval as a "known RSS sympathiser".

Saradha scam: BJP demands sealing of TMC's bank account

Demanding that the bank account of Trinamool Congress be sealed following the arrest of two party MPs in Saradha scam, BJP on Sunday said TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee's "intolerance" and "arrogance" would be the reason for the party's "downfall" in the next Assembly polls.

Modi govt ready to face 'stormy' Winter Session from Monday, TMC set to stage dharna
Modi govt ready to face 'stormy' Winter Session from Monday, TMC set to stage dharna

Fresh from its Assembly polls successes, a confident Narendra Modi-led NDA government is expected to push for the passage of key economic bills, including on the insurance sector, in the Winter Session of Parliament beginning from Monday.

 

 

Shiv Sena to support Modi govt's agenda in Parliament's Winter Session: Raut

Shiv Sena will support Narendra Modi government's agenda during the winter session of Parliament, but will play the role of principal Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly session beginning December 8, party leader Sanjay Raut said on Sunday.

Campaigning ends for first phase of Jharkhand polls on November 25
Campaigning ends for first phase of Jharkhand polls on November 25

Campaigning on Sunday ended in 13 Maoist-affected constituencies going to the polls on November 25 in the first phase of five-stage elections to the 81-member Jharkhand Assembly.

Strong mind is Modi's strength: Jaitley

 Narendra Modi's real strength is his strong mind like that of great sportspersons, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday, explaining how the Prime Minister has overcome odds to reach the top.

BJP committed to ensure justice to minorities: Jitendra Singh

BJP on Saturday said it was committed to ensure "fair deal and justice" for the members of minority communities in Jammu and Kashmir.

BJP will get only handful of votes in Valley, says Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday exuded confidence that his party, National Conference, will do fairly well in the upcoming Assembly polls in the state and predicted that BJP will get only "handful of votes" in the Valley.

Sena hails BJP govt move to fast-track Shivaji memorial plan

Shiv Sena on Saturday welcomed the BJP government's move to expedite necessary approvals and clearances for the proposed grand memorial for Chhatrapati Shivaji off the Arabian Sea here.

RSS ideologue Govindacharya critical of industrialists' 'proximity' to PM Modi

Former RSS ideologue Govindacharya on Saturday questioned the "proximity" of some industrialists with Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying Caesar's wife has to be above suspicion.

Sanskrit should be recognised as intermediary language: Uma Bharati

In the midst of a row over removal of German as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas, Union Minister Uma Bharati on Saturday said Sanskrit should be recognised as an "intermediary" language to fill the "gap" between English and Hindi in the country.

Shiv Sena would be accommodated in Maharashtra cabinet expansion: BJP minister

BJP leader and Maharashtra PWD minister Chandrakant Patil on Saturday said the estranged ally Shiv Sena "will be accommodated" in the cabinet expansion before the winter session of the Assembly starts on December 8.

Trinamool Congress to oppose bill on FDI in insurace: Mamata Banerjee

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said her party would oppose any attempt to pass the Bill in Parliament to raise FDI cap in insurance sector to 49 per cent and will be vocal against the BJP-led government over communal violence.

Nitish Kumar asks JD(U) workers to foil BJP 'divide and rule' policy

Accusing the BJP of being an expert in "misinformation campaign", senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Saturday asked party workers to give a befitting reply to the saffron party's "divide and rule" policy in the coming Assembly elections.

J&K polls: 'Congress will sweep first phase polls riding on 'Azad Wave'"

Claiming that there is no 'Modi Wave' in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress on Saturday said the party would sweep the first phase of elections riding on 'Azad Wave'.

Rampal case: Three FIRs registered in journalists attack case in Barwala

Three FIRs have been registered in connection with the attack on media persons by police personnel in Hisar district during clashes that erupted at the ashram of controversial 'godman' Rampal in Barwala, police said on Saturday.

India should engage Pakistan, China in a way that war doesn't remain an option: NSA

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Saturday said India must engage with its neighbours--China and Pakistan--and build deterrence capabilities in a way that war does not remain a "necessary option".

No more than 10 cases of Indians wanting to join ISIS: Ajit Doval

There are not more than 10 cases of Indian youths wanting to join the ISIS, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval said here Saturday.

Shiv Sena hails BJP govt move to fast-track Shivaji memorial plan

Shiv Sena on Saturday welcomed the BJP government's move to expedite necessary approvals and clearances for the proposed grand memorial for Chhatrapati Shivaji off the Arabian Sea here.

J&K polls: JKNPP alleges model code violation during PM's Kishtwar rally

Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of violating the model code of conduct by addressing a state government sponsored election rally in Kishtwar.