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Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

 

Congress Likens Modi-Shah Duo to Duryodhana and Shakuni, Slams Rajinikanth for Remarks on Art 370

Rajinikanth on Sunday lauded Home Minister Amit Shah for scrapping Article 370 while addressing during the book launch of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu. Chennai: Tamil Nadu Congress Committee on Monday hit out at actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth for his statements praising the Modi Government for scrapping Article 370. In a statement, Tamil Nadu Congress Committee KS Alagiri said, “It is surprising to hear Rajini’s comments on scrapping Article 370. Rajinikanth seems to have confused spirituality with religion….Modi and Amit Shah are like Duryodhana and Shakuni and not like Krishna and Arjuna as they…


Since People Don’t Trust Congress, BJP Alternative to ‘Family Rule’ of TRS, Says Telangana Party President

Laxman was referring to 12 Congress MLAs merging with TRS recently which resulted in the Congress losing the of main opposition status. Hyderabad: Alleging that Telangana people did not believe in the Congress as its MLAs have joined the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi, state BJP president K Laxman said his party alone can put an end to the “family rule” of the TRS. “People of Telangana do not believe Congress because if they (Congress MLAs) win also, they were joining the TRS,” he told reporters. “Henceforth, BJP is the alternative…


Priyanka Gandhi Keeps Her ‘Promise’, Reaches Umbha to Meet Familes of Sonbhadra Massacre Victims

In a massacre following a dispute over a 90-bigha piece of land, at least 10 Gond tribals were killed and over 26 injured by the village head Yagya Dutt and hundreds of his accomplices in Umbha village on July 17. Lucknow: Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi reached Umbha village of Sonbhadra Monday to meet the families of the victims, who lost their lives in the recent firing incident over a land dispute, roughly a month after she was stopped by authorities from doing so in a turn of events that…


Manmohan Singh to File Papers for Election to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan Tomorrow

The seat got vacant after the death of BJP’s Rajya Sabha MP Madan Lal Saini in June. The ruling Congress in the state also enjoys the support of 12 out of the 13 independents and the BSP legislators. Jaipur: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh will file his nomination papers for the bypoll to the Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan. “The party has decided to nominate former PM Manmohan Singh from the state and he will be filing four sets of nominations here on Tuesday,” Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister and state Congress president…


BJP Slams Siddaramaiah for Attending ‘Biryani Party’ Rather Than Visiting His Flood-Hit Constituency

The BJP has also posted pictures of Siddaramaiah purportedly having food along with KPCC president Dinesh Gundu Rao and veteran congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge among others. Bengaluru: The BJP’s Karnataka unit on Monday hit out at Congress Legislature party leader Siddaramaiah for not visiting his flood-hit Badami assembly constituency and instead attending a “biryani party.” The BJP has also posted pictures of Siddaramaiah purportedly having food along with KPCC president Dinesh Gundu Rao, veteran congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge, party legislators BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan, MB Patil, KJ George, Krishna Byre Gowda,…