Rajya Sabha MP from Samajwadi Party Javed Ali Khan recently got several calls from the police from his native place, looking for a person with another name.
In a video clip that has gone viral, the Tripura CM is seen telling a reporter that he had no choice but to seal the borders since neighbouring areas of Assam's Karimganj district had 16 confirmed coronavirus cases and Manipur had 19.
At a time when migrant workers are facing the brunt of the lockdown, Kerala's Leader of Opposition in Assembly, Ramesh Chennithala, has taken to TikTok, the video-sharing social networking platform, to reach out to them.
Omar Abdullah, who came out of an eight-month detention recently, was in for a surprise on Monday when Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted a message tagging him.
Tagging Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, Trivedi demanded that trains be run for the workers returning home.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for taking care of animals around us seems to have pleased former Union minister Maneka Gandhi the most.
Mindful of the social distancing requirements, Nadda has decided to convene meetings of party’s national office-bearers through video conferencing in the evenings.
Parliament may not have curtailed the Budget Session amid the coronavirus outbreak, but the Houses are not untouched by it. Several leaders have chosen self-quarantine.
While speaking on The Institute of Technology and Research in Ayurveda Bill, 2020, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor had a long speech to make.
Tweeting some pictures of him in a mask, he wrote, “India works because countless Indians do. Night or day, rain or shine."
Almost 45 minutes into his speech, Mahtab interrupted and, addressing the Tourism Minister, said, “Mr Minister, please give the marketing of India’s tourism to Rudyji.”
Almost every time BJP leader Subramanian Swamy speaks in Parliament, he manages to evoke a response from the Opposition
The minister wrote that “there is no evidence that pets such as dogs and cats can transmit” the virus. He added “it’s still a good idea to wash your hands well with soap and water after playing with your pets!”
To ensure that the discussion on Delhi riots starts on time, at 2 pm in the afternoon, the Upper House quickly conducted legislative business in the morning session.
Amit Shah may be calling the shots in major organisational decisions in the party, but when it comes to protocols, the BJP leadership seems to be going by the book
An upset state Congress president and Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot rushed to Delhi and is learnt to have conveyed his opposition to the Congress high command. Giving ticket to a moneybag, Pilot is learnt to have told the senior leaders, will send a wrong signal.
Prakash Javadekar decided to mark International Women’s Day with Swachata Sevikas in Pune.
The coronavirus scare seems to have reached Parliament House too. This would impact the people who have got their passes for a visit to Parliament.
The new profile mentions only his activities as a Parliamentarian, including charity initiatives he has undertaken. The profile, it is learnt, was updated to protect the neutrality of the post he holds.
Home Minister Amit Shah and Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan cautioned their followers on the social media platform to avoid crowded places such as Holi milan, especially popular in northern India.
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