Thursday, March 30, 2023

MVA predicts President's rule in Maharashtra after SC verdict

MUMBAI: The Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) allies Nationalist Congress Party and Shiv Sena (UBT) have forecast the possibility of President's rule being imposed in Maharashtra after the upcoming Supreme Court verdict on the disqualification of 16 MLAs, here on Wednesday.

Rahul thinks it's his birthright to rule this country: Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

NEW DELHI: Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw launched a blistering attack on Congress leader and disqualified MP Rahul Gandhi, and said that "he thinks that it is his birthright to rule this country".

LS adjourned till 12 pm amid oppn protests on Adani issue

NEW DELHI: The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 12 p.m. on Wednesday amid noisy protests by the Congress-led opposition members, seeking a probe in the Adani issue.

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day amid Oppn protests

NEW DELHI: Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day on Tuesday amid noisy protests by Congress-led opposition seeking a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe in the Adani issue.

Cornered by Oppn, Goa CM says never gave consent to divert Mhadei

PANAJI: Cornered by the opposition on the statement of Union Home Minister Amit Shah over Mhadei issue, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant during the Assembly session on Tuesday said that he has not given consent to divert Mhadei and will never give it.

LS adjourned till 2 pm amid Oppn protest on Adani-Hindenburg issue

NEW DELHI: The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 2 p.m. on Tuesday amid noisy protests by the Congress-led opposition members, seeking a probe in the Adani issue.

Rahul to visit K'taka on April 5 to take on BJP over disqualification row

Bengaluru:The Congress is planning a mega programme for April 5 to retaliate on the disqualification of Rahul Gandhi from the very place where the contentious speech was made in Karnataka, sources confirmed on Tuesday.

TMC not a political party but a pvt limited company: BJP

NEW DELHI: Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari on Monday slammed the Mamata Banerjee-led state government for announcing a two-day sit-in against the Centre's "discrimination" towards the state in allocating social welfare funds.

BJP minority morcha leader thrashed in Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad:Former West Uttar Pradesh chief of BJP Minority Morcha, Rizwan Khan Mir was thrashed by a group of men and women in Ghaziabad over a dispute regarding the rent and ownership of a shop.

Congress-led oppn members protest outside Parliament, seek probe in Adani matter

NEW DELHI: Congress-led opposition members on Monday protested outside Parliament by taking out a march wearing black clothes and shouting slogans, seeking probe in the Adani matter.

LS adjourned till 4 pm, RS till 2 pm amid protests by Oppn members

NEW DELHI: Proceedings in both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were adjourned till 4 p.m and 2 p.m respectively amid protests by Congress-led Opposition over disqualification of Rahul Gandhi from Parliament.

Tejashwi Yadav, wife welcome baby girl

PATNA: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav and his wife Rajshree became proud parents of a baby girl in New Delhi on Monday.

Rahul Gandhi cannot be Savarkar even in his wildest dream: Anurag Thakur

NEW DELHI: Union Information and Broadcasting Minister, Anurag Thakur, on Sunday launched a scathing attack on former Congress MP Rahul Gandhi for the latter's remarks that he is not Savarkar.

Congress MPs wear black to protest against Rahul's disqualification

NEW DELHI: Congress MPs wore black clothes to Parliament on Monday in protest against Rahul Gandhi's expulsion from the Lok Sabha.

DMK to focus on booth committees to capture all 39 LS seats

CHENNAI: The ruling DMK is focusing on booth committees to capture all the 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu during the 2024 general elections.

Rahul changes his Twitter bio, writes Dis'qualified MP

NEW DELHI: Two days after getting disqualified from the Lok Sabha, Congress Rahul Gandhi on Sunday changed his Twitter bio and wrote 'Dis'Qualified MP'.

BJP, Centre have no role in court's decision on Rahul: Sudha Yadav

Gurugram: Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Parliamentary Board member, Sudha Yadav, said that Rahul Gandhi's two-year sentence and cancellation of membership from Parliament was due to the wrong statements given by the former Congress President.

Rahul issue: PM burnt in effigy, massive protests across Wayanad for 2nd day

Thiruvananthapuram:Protests against the disqualification of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi from Parliament continued for the second day on Saturday in Kerala's Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency with angry Congressmen burning Prime Minister Narendra Modi in effigy at Kalpetta.

Rahul's questions will now resonate across the country: Priyanka Gandhi

NEW DELHI: Criticising the Narendra Modi government at the Centre, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi said that the voice of the people cannot be suppressed and the questions raised by Rahul Gandhi will now resonate across the country.

Democracy under attack, says Rahul

NEW DELHI: A day after he was disqualified from the Lok Sabha following his conviction in a defamation case, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said that democracy is under attack and that he is "not scared to ask questions about the relationship between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Adani Group".

Act of a scared government, says Kejriwal on Rahul Gandhi's expulsion

NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday termed Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's disqualification from the Lak Sabha "the act of scared government".

On Rahul's disqualification, Cong says Indian democracy 'Om Shanti'

NEW DELHI: After Rahul Gandhi was disqualified from the Lok Sabha a day after his conviction in Surat court, the Congress on Friday said that it will fight the battle legally and politically.

People didn't forgive Rahul in 2019, will also punish in 2024: Nadda

NEW DELHI: BJP chief J.P. Nadda slammed Rahul Gandhi on Friday by highlighting all the remarks that he made from the 2019 Lok Sabha election till date.

Sitharaman to meet public sector banks chiefs on March 25

NEW DELHI: Amid the failure of banks in the US and the liquidity crisis being faced by Credit Suisse, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is expected to meet chiefs of public sector banks on March 25.

Australian PM reveals question for Indigenous Voice referendum

CANBERRA: Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese on Thursday revealed the question voters will be asked at the referendum on establishing an Indigenous Voice to Parliament.

Govt afraid of Rahul Gandhi, conspiring to disqualify him from LS: Congress

NEW DELHI: Leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Thursday said that the central government is afraid of Rahul Gandhi and that's why it is conspiring to disqualify him from the lower House.

Both sides take rigid stand, impasse continues in Parliament

NEW DELHI: The meeting of the floor leaders at the Rajya Sabha Chairman's chamber in the Parliament premises on Thursday could not end the impasse as both sides remained rigid on their stands.

Bribe for tender scam: Karnataka BJP shifts venue of Amit Shah's event

BENGALURU: The ruling BJP in Karnataka has shifted the venue of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's meeting following party MLA Madal Virupakshappa being named the prime accused in a bribe for tender scam, party sources confirmed on Wednesday.

'Sensationalist lies', says India's high commissioner to UK on social media reports on Punjab

NEW DELHI: India's High Commissioner to the UK, Vikram Doraiswami on Wednesday said that "there is no truth to sensationalist lies being circulated on social media", while giving details of the situation in Punjab post the police crackdown on 'Waris Punjab De' and efforts to arrest it's chief Amritpal Singh.

MP CM Chouhan holds marathon meeting to discuss plan on 3-yr completion of BJP govt

BHOPAL: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has chaired a high-level meeting with some ministers and senior officials at his residence to discuss various programmes.

Cong-led oppn protests in Kerala Assembly continues

Thiruvananthapuram:Uproarious scenes continued in the Kerala Assembly on Monday also as the Congress-led UDF demanded immediate action against the marshals and ruling LDF legislators who had allegedly attacked their MLAs in the House complex.

Amid oppn protest, Kerala Assembly session ends in 9 minutes

Thiruvananthapuram:For the second day in succession, the Kerala Assembly session on Friday ended in nine minutes, less than the previous day's 15 minute-duration due to the protest by the Congress-led opposition.

Trinamool urges opposition to unite against BJP-led Centre's subjugation of Parliament

NEW DELHI: Trinamool Congress on Thursday urged all opposition parties to stand united in the face of the BJP-led Central government's efforts to subjugate the Parliament, even as it has stayed away from protesting with the Congress on Adani issue, saying that the largest opposition party attacks and contests against it in West Bengal and other states.

Rahul to be in Parliament, impasse between oppn & govt unlikely to end

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will attend the Parliament session as the government is demanding an apology for his statement in the house. He is expected to address the media as the impasse between the opposition and government is unlikely to end.

Bihar BJP's march to Raj Bhavan after MLA's suspension

PATNA: After the suspension of MLA Lakhindra Paswan for two days, BJP on Wednesday held a protest march till Raj Bhavan and handed over a memorandum to Bihar Governor Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar.

Who controls Elara: Rahul's new salvo at govt

NEW DELHI: Amid uproar over his UK statement and government seeking apology, Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday fired a fresh salvo at Adani Group and the government by raising questions on a foreign entity, named Elara.

Congress' EVKS Elangovan sworn-in as MLA in TN Assembly

CHENNAI: Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister E.V.K.S. Elangovan was sworn-in as an MLA on Friday. Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker M.Appavu administered the oath to the newly elected legislator.

Modi to visit poll-bound K'taka on March 12, Nadda today

Bengaluru:Ruling BJP in poll-bound Karnataka is aiming to galvanise its workers across the state with the visits of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and �party's National President J.P. Nadda.

Sonia stable and under observation, says Ganga Ram Hospital

NEW DELHI:UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, who was admitted to Sir Gangaram Hospital is stable and under observation, the Hospital said on Friday.

Youth Cong stages protest against Chinese FM visit

NEW DELHI:Youth Congress members held a protest here on Thursday against Chinese Foreign Minister Qin Gang, who is on a visit to India to attend the G20 meeting.

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