Sandeep Dikshit calls surgical strike a ‘drama’; BJP slams Congress leader


NEW DELHI :Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Monday dubbed the surgical strike carried out by the Indian Army across the LoC, days after the Uri attack in 2016, as a ‘drama’ that did not have any impact. The surgical strike was carried out under the aegis of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), spearheaded by Prime Minister Narendra More...

by RAJEEV RANJAN NAG | Published 3 weeks ago
By On Saturday, December 30th, 2017

The Congress has been defeated only by the Congress

SHIMLA : Congress president Rahul Gandhi, who visited Himachal Pradesh for the first time on Friday after taking charge of the party, said internal bickering had led to defeat and poor performance in the recent More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, December 29th, 2017

Mumbai fire: BJP Lawmaker Hema Malini blames high population

NEW DELHI : Reacting to the massive fire at a rooftop pub in Mumbai which claimed 14 lives, BJP MP Hema Malini on Friday said such accidents occur due to high population and suggested that a population limit should More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Modi ji has a credibility problem,” : Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI : After Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the Gujarat results as a victory for development, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday declared that the former has a “credibility problem.” Rahul More...

By SANTANU BANERJEE On Monday, December 18th, 2017

Mamata terms Gujarat as `BJP’s moral defeat,’ but sees anti-incumbency factor as real

KOLKATA : I congratulate Gujarat voters for their very balanced verdict at this hour. It is a temporary and face-saving win, but it shows a moral defeat for BJP. Gujarat voted against atrocities, anxiety and injustice More...

By On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Modi Flies On Seaplane In Gujarat, controversy over PM riding single-engine seaplane …

AHMEDABAD : Prime Minister Narendra Modi took off this morning in a seaplane from the Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad and landed 35 minutes later at the Dharoi Dam, about 180 km away. He then drove to the famous Ambaji More...

By On Friday, December 8th, 2017

State BJP leaders ignore Rajnath, hint cabalism at higher party level

KOLKATA: Yesterday it was BJP’s former president and present Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh held an expansive meeting with more than five chief ministers of North East and officials in state secretariat and More...

By On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Posters in Surat call for Muslims to vote Congress to make Ahmed Patel Gujarat CM

SURAT : Posters have been put up in some areas of Surat calling for Muslims to unite and support Congress so that Ahmed Patel is made the Chief Minister of Gujarat. However, clarifying his position, Patel said that More...

By On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Saffron BJP set to win Gujarat, to get 106-116 seats: opinion poll

NEW DELHI : The BJP is headed towards another win in Gujarat, as per an opinion poll. The survey by India TV-VMR has concluded that the saffron party is likely to win 106-116 seats in the 182-seat Gujarat Assembly. On More...

By On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Shatrughan Sinha opposed Padmavati

PATNA : Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha, who has often been vocal against the stands taken by the BJP leadership, has, for a change, echoed the views of the party’s governments in different states. The More...