Shinde, Mukul Wasnik & Kharge: Who Will Take the Baton from Rahul?


NEW DELHI :If the president of the Congress party resigns, the party constitution stipulates that the senior-most general secretary of the party takes over in the interim and remains in office until the Congress Working Committee (CWC) appoints a new chief. With Rahul Gandhi handing in his official resignation on Wednesday, former treasurer and family More...

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By On Sunday, June 30th, 2019

I still remain a Muslim.. and no one should comment on what I choose to wear: Nusrat Jahan

KOLKATA/ NEW DELHI : Newly-elected Trinamool Congress parliamentarian Mimi Chakraborty has backed her party colleague and friend Nusrat Jahan who has been criticised by some Muslim clerics for wearing vermilion More...

By On Saturday, June 29th, 2019

BJP “Batsman lawmaker” Akash Vijayvargiya gets bail

BHOPAL : BJP Lawmaker Akash Vijayvargiya on Saturday got bail in the assault case from a special court here, which his counsel Pusyamitra Bhargava termed as the victory of justice. The special court judge Suresh More...

By On Friday, June 28th, 2019

PV Narasimha Rao grandson demands apology from Rahul Gandhi

HYDERABAD : Just a day after All India Congress Committee (AICC) secretary G Chinna Reddy blamed former Prime Minister PV Narasimha Rao for the party’s recent shortcomings in the country, Narasimha’s More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, June 27th, 2019

Modi turned down Manmohan Singh request for retaining his staff

NEW DELHI : Former prime minister Manmohan Singh has shot an angry letter to the PMO and Home Minister Amit Shah after the Centre decided to reduce the retinue of the former PM. Dr Singh’s staff was, however, More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

Tabrez Ansari lynching: ‘Why Are Powerful Voices Silent?’: Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI : Calling lynchings a “blot on humanity”, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday expressed shock over “silence of powerful voices” after a 24-year-old youth was beaten to death More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Monday, June 24th, 2019

Modi was “a big salesman” He successful in selling its “product” : Says ARC

NEW DELHI : Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury targeted the Narendra Modi government on Monday saying it resorts to “manipulation” and has “compliment addiction”, and More...

New Delhi: TDP Rajya Sabha MPs Y Sujana Chowdary, TG Venkatesh and CM Ramesh submit their resignation to Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu as they resign from the party, in New Delhi, Thursday, June 20, 2019. (PTI Photo) (PTI6_20_2019_000163B)
By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Jolt for TDP: As Naidu vacations abroad, 4 TDP Rajya Sabha MPs switch over to saffron BJP

NEW DELHI/ HYDERABAD : In less than a month after its historic defeat in the 2019 polls, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday received a jolt when four of its MPs in the Rajya Sabha decided More...

By On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Milind Deora supports ‘One Nation One Election’, goes against Congress’ official stance

MUMBAI : Going against Congress’ official stance, party’s Mumbai unit president Milind Deora extended his support to the idea of ‘One Nation One Election’ floated by the Modi government. Taking More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Om Birla will be next Lok Sabha Speaker

NEW DELHI : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member of Parliament, Om Birla, is likely to be nominated as National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate for the post of the next Lok Sabha speaker. Two-time MP from More...