Talking about the present climate in the country, Sonia Gandhi called for collectively expressing the resolve “to fight the forces of divisiveness, hate, and bigotry”.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee dead: Sonia Gandhi said she was deeply saddened by his death. “Vajpayee was a towering figure in our national life. Throughout his life, he stood for democratic values and demonstrated this commitment in all his acts.”
A section of party leaders has argued that the party should shed its cautious approach and not follow the belligerent anti-NRC Trinamool Congress line. After over three hours of debate, the CWC set the party’s view.
Government think-tank Niti Ayog has in its three-year action agenda 2017-18 to 2019-20 highlighted that it is essential specialists be inducted into the system through lateral entry on fixed term contract, the minister said.
In his brief statement in the upper house of Parliament today, he said that it was a promise made to the southern Indian state by the previous government, after consulting BJP leaders.
Addressing the Congress Working Committee, which met for the first time under his leadership, Gandhi appealed to the party workers to come together to “win back the trust” of the people.
BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday had chaired a meeting with the party’s North East leaders in Imphal to chalk out a strategy to “uproot the Congress” from the northeast.
The party asked the Centre to spell out its plan to restore normalcy in the state and engage with various sections to win their hearts and minds.
Denouncing the remarks, Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera said Modi has resorted to informal talks ever since he became the PM, but he is considered the most articulate prime minister the country has had.
The Delhi chief minister once claimed the former prime minister of failing to check corruption in the Congress and in the government.
The trigger was Modi’s election campaign speech in Hubli on May 6, while campaigning for the Karnataka polls, during which he slammed the Congress for repeatedly talking about corruption allegations against BJP’s chief ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa.
Referring to PM Modi’s speech in Hubli during campaigning for the Karnataka elections, where he warned Congress leaders against crossing the boundary, the letter said that such “menacing” and “intimidating” words might provoke breach of peace.
Singh, as a student, was playing in a hockey match in Peshawar in 1945 when the ball hit a bystander. The man turned out to be none other than Jinnah.
Manmohan Singh said, “The economic mismanagement of the Modi government, and I say this with great care and responsibility, is slowly eroding the trust of the public in the banking sector.”
“Modi forgets to mention that the policies of UPA I & II led to lifting of 140 million people above the poverty line during 2004-2014,” the veteran Congress leader said.