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Monday, September 2nd, 2019

 

Sarkaria Commission Norms on Governors Flouted, Says Puducherry CM Narayanasamy

Chief Minister of Puducherry V Narayanasamy charged the Centre with violating the democratic principles and the recommendation of the Sarkaria Commission. Puducherry: Chief Minister of Puducherry V Narayanasamy on Monday accused the Bharathiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government at the Centre with violating the Sarkaria Commission recommendations on the appointment of Governors and Lieutenant Governors. Talking to reporters here on the sidelines of his worship at the Manakula Vinayakar temple on te Vinayaka Chaturthi, he said the Sarkaria Commission had laid down that only those who were not political functionaries should be…


Amit Shah Holds Talks Maharashtra BJP Leaders, Keeps Away from Ally Shiv Sena

During his Mumbai visit, he also visited the chief minister’s official residence ‘Varsha’ in Malabar Hill area. Mumbai: BJP president Amit Shah on Monday held a brief meeting here with Maharashtra party leaders, including Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, but kept away from the ally Shiv Sena. During his Mumbai visit, he also visited the chief minister’s official residence ‘Varsha’ in Malabar Hill area. “Shah’s meetings were confined only to state BJP leaders and he also visited the Siddhivinayak temple at Prabhadevi here,” a party functionary said. He is also scheduled…


BJP Calls 12-Hour Bandh in Barrackpore to Protest Attack on Party MP in West Bengal Today

MP Arjun Singh suffered head injuries on Sunday when police allegedly indulged in baton charge at Kankinara in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district to lift a road blockade by a group of persons. New Delhi: The BJP on Sunday gave a 12-hour bandh call in Barrackpore constituency on Monday to protest against the alleged attack on BJP MP Arjun singh. Singh suffered head injuries on Sunday when police allegedly indulged in baton charge at Kankinara in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district to lift a road blockade by a group…


Sad that Values of Our Founding Fathers Being Undermined, Says Mamata Banerjee

The interim government of India, also known as the provisional government, was formed on this day in 1946 and lasted till the country got independence on August 15, 1947. Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said she was sad to see that the values endorsed by India’s founding fathers were being undermined. “On this day in 1946, the interim government of Undivided India was formed, which functioned till August 1947. I am saddened to see that many of the values our founding fathers stood for are being…


‘From Behind the Curtain’: Minister Says Digvijaya Singh, Not CM Kamal Nath, is Running MP Govt

Madhya Pradesh forest minister Umang Singhar’s outburst came after Digvijaya Singh shot off letter to all 28 ministers, seeking report on action taken on his recommendations. Bhopal: Laying bare the worsening infighting within the Madhya Pradesh Congress, a minister in the Kamal Nath cabinet has lashed out at senior party leader Digvijaya Singh for allegedly running the state government via proxy. Madhya Pradesh forest minister Umang Singhar’s outburst came after Singh reportedly shot off letter to all 28 ministers in the government, seeking report on action taken on his previous letters…