Taking a dig at BJP chief Amit Shah indirectly over the Ishrat Jehan and Justice Loya case, Gandhi said unlike Congress, people would accept a man accused of murder as BJP chief.
The first two-plus-two meeting between India and the US was tentatively scheduled for April 18-19. The dialogue was seen as a vehicle to elevate the strategic relationship between the two countries.
“Several people across the nation are celebrating the start of the New Year. I convey my greetings to all those celebrating. May the year ahead be a wonderful one,” the prime minister wrote on Twitter.
Addressing the Krishi Unnati Mela 2018 at Pusa agri complex in the national capital, he said the Centre was actively engaging with the states to ensure that farmers take full benefit of MSPs.
The lesson for Modi is that he must stop pretending that achche din (good times) are already here. They are not.
Congress workers should be “ready for any kind of sacrifice to strengthen the party” and make the country “free from discrimination, vendetta politics and arrogance of power”, Sonia Gandhi said
Top quotes: Sonia Gandhi said, “Congress is fighting the tyrannical Modi Govt. People have begun to realise that the promises made by the BJP in 2014 were hollow,”
The Centre is already working with state governments to ensure that farmers get the benefit of the declared Minimum Support Price (MSP), Modi said.
Anandiben Patel remembered Modi during the launch of her biography “Karma Yatri”, written by Ameya Latkar, in Ahmedabad on Friday night in the presence of BJP chief Amit Shah and Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, among others.
TDP leader and Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu told the state assembly that “BJP allies are fighting for their rights in Parliament” but the Prime Minister did not have time to address their concerns.
“I have always maintained that India’s growth story shall never be complete until the eastern part of our country progresses at par with the western part. The northeast can be the new engine of India’s growth,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in Imphal.
PM Narendra Modi in Imphal HIGHLIGHTS: The event was first scheduled to be held in January at Osmania University in Hyderabad. However, owing to “disturbances on campus”, it was canceled and shifted to Imphal.
CM Chandrababu Naidu said that instead of addressing the issues raised by the state like allocating special funds, bridging revenue gap or special category status as promised in the AP Reorganisation Act, 2014, Modi was using the TN template to pit YSRCP and Jena Sena against TDP.
PM’s vision and development initiatives have led to integration of the Northeast with the rest of the country.
The Science Congress will see a congregation of about 5000 delegations including three Noble laureates, scientists, scholars and researchers from all across the country.