BJP asserted that the land allotments made in Gujarat during Modi’s chief ministership were done as per law and through a transparent three-tier evaluation process.
Rahul Gandhi said that perhaps Modi is still not aware that the job of the Prime Minister is to run the country and not to make excuses and that “he should start running the country”.
The daily said ‘the principle that Caesar’s wife should be above suspicion’ must be made applicable to the judiciary also.
Alleging that the Modi government was conspiring to scrap MGNREGA that ensures employment to the poor and deprived, the Congress claimed the Centre was trying to capitalise on the scheme with an eye on the 2017 Assembly polls in UP.
Congress Lok Sabha MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury claimed authorities disconnected water and power supply at his 14, New Moti Bagh residence without “prior notice or order”.
The former Congressman, now in charge of BJP’s Assam campaign, identifies Badruddin Ajmal as the main opponent
Jaitley says UPA govt left scheme in ‘pitiable’ state, Manmohan says Modi govt killed its ‘soul and spirit’
The NDA has made concerted efforts to dilute the MGNREGA, and evidence suggests this is solely because it was spearheaded by a Congress government.
Back of the envelope calculations by those for the alliance shows that if the Congress and CPI M unite, there would be an 80 per cent chance of winning and if they fight alone, the chances are as slim as 4 per cent.
Most of the proposals — whether for construction or upgradation of new community centres or construction of roads or cycle tracks and landscaping that involves green belts, jogging tracks and toe walls — seem headed to the kitty of the BJP councillors.
The mayor had said that the administration was responsible for getting the tag and he was just the “execution authority” if the city got the status.
Rahul has summoned the state unit chiefs to Delhi on February 5 to discuss implementation of MGNREGA in their states.
The BJP Friday went demanded immediate resignation of CM Oommen Chandy in connection with the ‘solar scam’. The party also used the graft allegations against Chandy to attack the Congress leadership. It said Sonia and Rahul Gandhi “perhaps have no moral right” to seek Chandy’s resignation, as they themselves are facing charges of corruption in […]
The Gujarat Assembly in March 2015 had passed the stringent Bill retaining controversial provisions that had twice earlier led to a previous similar Bill being rejected by the President.
SAD president and Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal, has been quick to lampoon Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Capt Amarinder Singh as a “loser” and the one who has fled in anticipation of a humiliating defeat.