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Congress attacks Arun Jaitley for calling impeachment move a 'revenge petition' by Opposition

Congress attacks Arun Jaitley for calling impeachment move a 'revenge petition' by Opposition

Congress on Saturday attacked Arun Jaitley for terming the opposition's impeachment move as a 'revenge petition'.

Apr 21, 2018, 23:18 PM IST
Amit Shah asks Congress to apologise for 'defaming Hindu religion'

Amit Shah asks Congress to apologise for 'defaming Hindu religion'

Amit Shah said on Saturday that BJP will rid Rae Bareli of 'parivarvad' (dynastic politics) and take it on to the path of `vikaswad' or development.

Apr 21, 2018, 23:02 PM IST
Nine new ministers join Amarinder Singh government in Punjab; cabinet expansion triggers resignations

Nine new ministers join Amarinder Singh government in Punjab; cabinet expansion triggers resignations

The nine newly-inducted ministers in the Amarinder Singh government in Punjab are all first-timers.

Apr 21, 2018, 19:40 PM IST
BJP will free Rae Bareli of 'parivarvad', says Amit Shah in Gandhi family's pocket borough

BJP will free Rae Bareli of 'parivarvad', says Amit Shah in Gandhi family's pocket borough

Rae Bareli is currently represented by UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, a four-term MP.

Apr 21, 2018, 16:42 PM IST
Anupam Kher wraps up UK schedule for 'The Accidental Prime Minister'

Anupam Kher wraps up UK schedule for 'The Accidental Prime Minister'

The film is slated to release on December 21.

Apr 21, 2018, 13:44 PM IST
Jharkhand municipal election 2018: BJP dominates polls, CM Raghubar Das credits PM Modi, Amit Shah for victory

Jharkhand municipal election 2018: BJP dominates polls, CM Raghubar Das credits PM Modi, Amit Shah for victory

Congratulating party members for the huge win in Jharkhand municipal elections, CM Raghubar Das gave the credit of Bharatiya Janata Party's victory to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah. 

Apr 20, 2018, 16:28 PM IST
There is hope: Rahul Gandhi tweets on Judge BH Loya death case

There is hope: Rahul Gandhi tweets on Judge BH Loya death case

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said that there is still hope in special CBI Judge BH Loya's death case. 

Apr 20, 2018, 16:09 PM IST
Karnataka assembly elections 2018: After seeking blessings in earnest, Siddaramaiah files nomination

Karnataka assembly elections 2018: After seeking blessings in earnest, Siddaramaiah files nomination

Siddaramaiah visits Chamundeshwari Temple before filing nomination for Karnataka assembly elections 2018 - scheduled for May 12.

Apr 20, 2018, 15:03 PM IST
Jharkhand Nagar Parishad election results 2018 live updates: Counting underway | Winners' list

Jharkhand Nagar Parishad election results 2018 live updates: Counting underway | Winners' list

Here are the winning candidates in Jharkhand Nagar Parishad election results 2018

 

Apr 20, 2018, 14:22 PM IST
Democracy first, all else later: Opposition parties issue notice for removal of CJI

Democracy first, all else later: Opposition parties issue notice for removal of CJI

Led by Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad, MPs of seven parties submitted a notice to Vice President Venkaiah Naidu which sought the removal of CJI Dipak Misra.

Apr 20, 2018, 13:19 PM IST
Opposition parties may take final call on motion for CJI impeachment

Opposition parties may take final call on motion for CJI impeachment

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad has called the meeting which comes days after the party had said that option of moving an impeachment motion against Chief Justice Dipak Misra was still open.

Apr 20, 2018, 09:27 AM IST
Jharkhand municipal, nagar panchayat, nagar nigam polls: Full list of winners

Jharkhand municipal, nagar panchayat, nagar nigam polls: Full list of winners

The elections to the local bodies in Jharkhand witnessed a triangular fight between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Congress and the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha.

Apr 20, 2018, 09:25 AM IST
Karnataka polls: Sacrifice sleep to bring BJP to power, Amit Shah tells booth-level workers

Karnataka polls: Sacrifice sleep to bring BJP to power, Amit Shah tells booth-level workers

Polling for Karnataka Assembly elections will be held from 7 am to 5 pm across the state on May 12. Votes will be counted on May 15.

Apr 19, 2018, 20:52 PM IST
Judge Loya case: Most Indians, including those in BJP, understand truth about Amit Shah, says Rahul Gandhi

Judge Loya case: Most Indians, including those in BJP, understand truth about Amit Shah, says Rahul Gandhi

The SC on Wednesday dismissed pleas seeking an independent probe into the death of Loya, ruling that the judge died of natural causes.

Apr 19, 2018, 19:52 PM IST
Judge Loya case: War of words between BJP, Congress as SC dismisses pleas seeking independent probe

Judge Loya case: War of words between BJP, Congress as SC dismisses pleas seeking independent probe

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed pleas seeking an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge BH Loya.

Apr 19, 2018, 16:47 PM IST
Bihar Legislative Council elections 2018: Nitish Kumar, Rabri Devi, 9 others elected unopposed

Bihar Legislative Council elections 2018: Nitish Kumar, Rabri Devi, 9 others elected unopposed

There are six new faces among the newly-elected MLCs – Sanjay Paswan, Premchand Mishra, Rameshwar Mahato, Khalid Anwar, Syed Khurshid Mohseen and Santosh Kumar Suman.

Apr 19, 2018, 14:54 PM IST
48 MPs, MLAs have declared cases of crime against women, says ADR report

48 MPs, MLAs have declared cases of crime against women, says ADR report

Among the 48 lawmakers facing charges of crime against women, 45 are MLAs and three are Members of Parliament.

Apr 19, 2018, 13:51 PM IST
Pleas in judge Loya case was a conspiracy by Rahul Gandhi against Amit Shah: BJP

Pleas in judge Loya case was a conspiracy by Rahul Gandhi against Amit Shah: BJP

As the Supreme Court dismissed a batch of petitions seeking an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge BH Loya, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday targeted Congress president Rahul Gandhi for allegedly hatching a conspiracy against party chief Amit Shah.

Apr 19, 2018, 12:56 PM IST
Karnataka assembly elections 2018: Serious criminal cases against several Congress, BJP and JDS candidates

Karnataka assembly elections 2018: Serious criminal cases against several Congress, BJP and JDS candidates

The BJP has announced 154 candidates in its two lists so far, Congress released a list of 218 candidates, while the JDS has released a list of 126 candidates so far.

Apr 19, 2018, 10:11 AM IST
BJP has wounded India's soul by unleashing intolerance and hatred: Shashi Tharoor

BJP has wounded India's soul by unleashing intolerance and hatred: Shashi Tharoor

Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday accused the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of "wounding" India's soul by "unleashing forces of intolerance, hatred and bigotry". Such a climate did not prevail in the past, he said during an interaction organised here by the All India Professionals Congress (APIC), of which he is the chairman.

Apr 19, 2018, 08:42 AM IST