POLITICS

BJP distances itself from Shanta Kumar’s comments on Vyapam scam

BJP has distanced itself from senior party leader Shanta Kumar’s comments that the party has been hit hard by recent controversies like Vyapam scam. Mr. Kumar has demanded setting up of an ethics committee in the party on the pattern of Lokpal to root out corruption. Talking to media, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs, … Continue reading BJP distances itself from Shanta Kumar’s comments on Vyapam scam

Cong seeks Sushma, Raje, Chouhan’s resignations for smooth functioning of House

The Congress is all set to corner the government during the Monsoon session over Lalit Modi controversy and Vyapam scam. Briefing  media in New Delhi , senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad demanded resignations of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for smooth … Continue reading Cong seeks Sushma, Raje, Chouhan’s resignations for smooth functioning of House

AAP expels Daljit Singh for ‘questioning’ leadership

Senior Aam Aadmi party leader Daljit Singh has been expelled from party by the Central leadership of AAP for allegedly indulging in anti-party activities. Dr. Singh received a communication about it in Amritsar from Chairman of the party’s Disciplinary Committee in Delhi. Earlier, he was issued a show cause notice for his activities.

BJP meet to discuss party strategy before Monsoon Session

BJP top brass met in New Delhi to discuss the party strategy for the Monsoon Session beginning Tuesday. The meeting held at party chief Amit Shah’s residence, was attended by Union Ministers Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj, Piyush Goyal and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhra Raje and senior party leader Ram Lal among others. Leaders discussed the party’s … Continue reading BJP meet to discuss party strategy before Monsoon Session

RJD to counter BJP’s Parivartan raths with Tum-Tum yatra

TIA NEWS / RJD Chief Lalu Prasad, in his own typical style announced that he will unleash one thousand horse carts, called “Tum-Tum’, across the state to take on the BJP’s high-tech ‘Parivartan raths’ ahead of Bihar assembly elections. Lalu Prasad said he will soon flag off Tum-Tums for campaigning to reach out to the … Continue reading RJD to counter BJP’s Parivartan raths with Tum-Tum yatra

Bihar polls: EC directs to arrest mischievous elements

Election Commission has directed Bihar Administration to arrest mischievous elements with history of electoral malpractices. Election Commission team comprising Deputy Election Commissioners Vinod Zutsi and Umesh Sinha, reviewed election preparedness including the requirement of forces and preventive measures to be taken before the Bihar Assembly polls begins. Mr. Zutsi said, all booth spread over 243 … Continue reading Bihar polls: EC directs to arrest mischievous elements

Congress demands tabling of UNICEF survey on Child health

AMN / The Congress today demanded tabling of the survey done by the UNICEF on Child health in the country. Briefing media in New Delhi, party leader Jairam Ramesh said, the survey reveals that only 56 per cent children have been immunised in Gujarat against the National average of 65 per cent. Mr Ramesh alleged … Continue reading Congress demands tabling of UNICEF survey on Child health

BJP starts election campaign for Bihar polls

AMN / The BJP-led NDA today kicked off its election campaign for forthcoming Bihar assembly polls later this year. BJP National President Amit Shah flagged off Parivartan Yatra (chariot for change) from the historic Gandhi Maidan in Patna. 160 GPS-fitted motorised vehicles, nick named Parivartan Rath, will cover all 243 assembly constituencies of the State. … Continue reading BJP starts election campaign for Bihar polls

Amit Shah holds meeting with BJP CMs

BJP president Amit Shah held a meeting with chief ministers of BJP ruled states yesterday. Party sources said, there was nothing particular on the agenda for meet as it is Mr Shah’s practice to meet all the BJP chief ministers together every time when there is a Niti Aayog meeting. It said that Mr Shah … Continue reading Amit Shah holds meeting with BJP CMs

PM meets Rajnath, Jaitley, Amit Shah; deliberates on current issues

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Union Ministers Rajnath Singh and Arun Jaitley and BJP president Amit Shah yesterday and deliberated on current issues involving the party and the government. Party sources said, Mr Modi met the top BJP leaders after his return from his visit to five central Asian countries and Russia. They are believed … Continue reading PM meets Rajnath, Jaitley, Amit Shah; deliberates on current issues

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