Former UP and Uttarakhand chief minister Narayan Dutt Tiwari extended his good wishes to BJP`s national president Rajnath Singh for victory in the Lucknow parliamentary contest Saturday, a day after the step brother of prime minister Manmohan Singh joined the BJP.
Anguished over being neglected by a party he served like a "loyal soldier", Congress veteran ND Tiwari on Tuesday said he would not contest the Lok Sabha polls putting at rest speculation that the octogenarian could stage a political comeback.
Veteran Congress leader N D Tiwari has moved the Delhi High Court for "exploring" the possibilities of an "amicable" out-of-court settlement of the 2008 paternity suit filed by a youth seeking to declare him as his biological father.
A Delhi High Court judge has recused herself from hearing two appeals of veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari challenging a previous order rejecting his plea for cross examination outside court premises in a paternity suit.
The Delhi High Court Tuesday "closed" Congress leader N D Tiwari`s right to lead evidence in a paternity suit against him after he failed to appear before the local commissioner for cross examination in the case despite its direction.
More than a year after DNA test report established ND Tiwari as the biological father of a youth, the senior Congress leader on Wednesday denied having "any kind of relations with the youth`s mother" and said the paternity suit is a "political conspiracy" by his opponents.
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday rejected senior Congress leader N D Tiwari`s plea to hold his cross-examination, in a paternity suit filed by a youth seeking to declare the Congress leader as his biological father, at a place other than the court complex.