Vaghela asserted that he has not been involved in any anti-party activity since 1998. “But I can show you so many people (in Congress) who have acted against the party and are still in their position today,” he claimed.
On June 19, the NGT issued the notice on a petition filed by Lt Col (Retd) S S Oberoi against the Haryana government’s sanction for felling trees in the eco-sensitive Aravalli Hills. The next date of hearing is July 3.
Naidu said that the Emergency is relevant after so many years because the younger generation needs to know why it happened and what the country did in response
The ruling BJP backed Mishra as opposition Congress demanded his resignation. Mishra is the BJP’s public face, who briefs journalists after cabinet meeting and defends the government whenever it is in trouble.
“There have been clear signs that Nitish has not been comfortable with Lalu. It is not advisable for Nitish to ride two boats at the same time. He should join the NDA,” said Paswan.
With the Opposition projecting the election as an “ideological battle” where all secular parties are “united”, Kumar will begin with a prayer at Mahatma Gandhi’s memorial at Rajghat, sources in the Opposition said.
Announcing the decision that was ratified by the state Cabinet, CM Devendra Fadnavis conceded it presented a fiscal challenge before the government. The loan write-off will wipe out debt of about 40 lakh farmers completely, sources said.
A woman IAS officer in Madhya Pradesh has sought police protection in Chhatarpur and Umaria districts, citing threat to her life from a sand miner who has been in jail for the past four months.
The alleged police action, that happened a day after Pinarayi Vijayan said his government would go ahead with development projects disregarding protests, evoked protests from the ruling Left and Opposition parties.
Last year, BJP-ruled Haryana had announced setting up gaushalas in its jails.
Kerala, which is hailed for its health indicators, has reported about 12 lakh confirmed fever cases and 111 deaths from various types of fevers till June 17 this year.
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Science and Technology, Environment and Forests, has decided to seek clarifications from Union Agriculture Minister and also ask the National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) to do a comparative analysis of the nutritional values of GM and non-GM sorghum.
The yatra started just a day after the BJP’s victory in the Shimla Municipal Corporation polls — a Congress stronghold for 31 years
The councillors are likely to be brought to Shimla only at the time of the election of the mayor and deputy mayor.
Top BJP leaders likely to meet this week to choose candidate.
The 90-minute meeting at Matoshree, the Thackerays’ residence, was attended by Uddhav’s son Aditya, who leads the Sena’s youth wing, and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.
Kochi Metro Rail Limited managing director Elias George, who will deliver the welcome address, has also not been given a seat on the dais.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh has ordered an inquiry following the controversy. Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi said: “We are enquiring into the matter and will issue an apology if there is merit in it.”
Ajay Maken, a former Urban Development minister in the UPA government, accused the government of preparing the Smart City scheme “without proper homework”.
The Indian Express first reported on May 24 that Rai had informed CRPF headquarters and other authorities that his “discreet inquiry”, backed by GPS data and interviews with those involved, had revealed that two suspected NDFB(S) cadres had been allegedly killed in the fake “encounter” in Assam’s Chirang district.
Rather questioned Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu’s role in reviewing sales tax.
The Indian Express reported Wednesday that the first phase of the review covers 114 bodies under seven ministries/departments from 679 for which central assistance of Rs 72,206 crore has been provided in the annual Budget.
Former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar, Sushil Kumar Modi of the BJP, and party state president Nityanand Rai will also be present at the public meeting.
Inspector General, CRPF, Ravideep Sahi said that they already had inputs that there will be a a spurt of attacks on CRPF installations during the month of Ramzan.
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh talks to The Indian Express on his government’s performance, the human shield case and the row over the cattle trade rules.
The Home Ministry has issued a warning to paramilitary personnel serving in UN peacekeeping missions regarding sexual abuse.
The Happiness Department will work under the Relief and Rehabilitation department.
Shah was on a three-day visit to Kerala as part of his nationwide tour to strengthen the party for the 2019 Lok Sabha election.
The Comgress announced statewide protest after a statue of late Rajiv Gandhi was found damaged.
Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting M Venkaiah Naidu says criticism of Narendra Modi is laughable.
During a press meet in Goa, BJP spokesman Sambit Patra avoided questions on rising beef vigilantism, the Rajasthan court’s observations on the cow and the recent ban on sale of cattle for slaughter.
Manohar Parrikar has said that the BJP government's biggest achievement so far is a change in people's mindset.
The Congress Working Committee will also discuss the current political situation in the meeting.
Rajnath Singh Counts Successes On 3 Years Of Modi Government.
Lalu’s son and Deputy CM Tejashwi Prasad Yadav, had last week said that inaugurating the bridge on June 11 would be a gift to his father and the people of Bihar.
Congress Leader Ghulam Nabi Azad has attacked the Prime Minister over national security.
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