POLITICS

Alagiri claims support of Karunanidhi’s loyalists ahead of DMK executive meet 

AMN / CHENNAI Ahead of DMK’s executive meeting scheduled for Tuesday, MK Alagiri, son of late DMK President M Karunanidhi, today claimed that, sincere followers of his father are in his support. After paying respects to the departed leader at his memorial here Alagiri said that he had no knowledge of the meeting. Mr Alagiri … Continue reading Alagiri claims support of Karunanidhi’s loyalists ahead of DMK executive meet 

BJP blames Congress for triple talaq impasse

AMN / NEW DELHI The BJP has blamed Congress president Rahul Gandhi for the triple talaqbill not getting the parliamentary nod in the Monsoon Session. ParliamentaryAffairs Minister Ananth Kumar said in New Delhi that Congress supported thetriple talaq bill in Lok Sabha but not support in Rajya Sabha for vote bankpolitics. The minister said, government … Continue reading BJP blames Congress for triple talaq impasse

Bihar: JD(U) rules out Nitish resignation over rape case

File photo AMN / NEW DELHI Janta Dal (United) today asserted that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar would not resign and said it was ready for a Supreme Court-monitored probe into the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case. Briefing media here today, JD(U) leader K C Tyagi criticised the opposition leaders for attending the RJD-organised protest … Continue reading Bihar: JD(U) rules out Nitish resignation over rape case

Amit Shah asks opposition to make stand clear on OBC Bill

AMN / MUGHAL SARAI Accusing the opposition of playing Vote Bank politics, BJP national President Amit Shah asked the Congress, Samajwadi party and Bahujan Samajwadi Party to make their stand clear on 123rd Constitution Amendment Bill 2017, commonly known as OBC bill. Addressing a Public rally at Bakle ground after renaming the Mughal Sarai Junction … Continue reading Amit Shah asks opposition to make stand clear on OBC Bill

BJP accuses Congress of siding with illegal migrants in Assam

The BJP today accused the Congress of siding with illegal migrants in Assam. Briefing media persons in New Delhi, BJP Spokesperson, Sambit Patra alleged that the party is using them as a vote bank. The BJP’s reaction came after the Congress Working Committee, CWC, alleged BJP of using the NRC to divide the society along … Continue reading BJP accuses Congress of siding with illegal migrants in Assam

Revolt in AAP in Punjab; 8 MLAs led by Khaira forms new group

The AAP has 20 MLAs in the Punjab Assembly  @SukhpalKhaira AMN / BHATINDA Revolting from the Aam Aadmi Party led by Delhi Arvind Kejriwal, a group of 8 MLA led by by Sukhpal Singh Khaira has declared the party’s Punjab unit autonomous and dissolved its current organisational structure. Addressing a mega rally in Bathinda Thursday, … Continue reading Revolt in AAP in Punjab; 8 MLAs led by Khaira forms new group

NRC in Assam: Need for Caution and Restraint

By Dr. Prem Singh The problem of presence of illegal Bangladeshi nationals in Assam is quite complex and old. When the students movement against the Bangladeshi infiltration in Assam held in the eighties, they were supported by socialists and Gandhians of the country. Then that movement was secular and its emphasis was on Assamese citizens … Continue reading NRC in Assam: Need for Caution and Restraint

NRC MUST BE INCLUSIVE AND NOT EXCLUSIVE: CPI

AMN The National Secretariat of the Communist Party of India CPI has expressed serious concern and annoyance over the publication of draft NRC list. It said that the RSS-BJP governments at the Centre and State are using the same as a new weapon to create a communal divide for further polarization. The Party strongly condemns … Continue reading NRC MUST BE INCLUSIVE AND NOT EXCLUSIVE: CPI

Pawar asks Maharashtra CM to hold talks Maratha agitators

AMN / MUMBAI NCP president Sharad Pawar today asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to hold talks with representatives of the Maratha outfits to end the ongoing stand-off over the quota demand. In a statement issued tonight, Pawar lamented that instead of taking the grievances of the community seriously, the chief minister and certain ministers … Continue reading Pawar asks Maharashtra CM to hold talks Maratha agitators

TMC protest against incidents of lynching in Parliament House complex

AMN Trinamool Congress staged protest against incidents of lynching in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue in the Parliament House complex this morning. Party MPs demanded the government to bring a law to stop such incidents of violence. They called for a stop to the politics of hatred saying that people are dying due to incidents … Continue reading TMC protest against incidents of lynching in Parliament House complex

Ad
Ad
Ad
Ad

MARQUEE

Living index: Pune best city to live in, Delhi ranks at 65

The survey was conducted on 111 cities in the country. Chennai has been ranked 14 and while New Delhi stands a ...

Jaipur is the next proposed site for UNESCO World Heritage recognition

The Walled City of Jaipur, Rajasthan, India” is the next proposed site for UNESCO World Heritage recognition ...