Hamid Ansari: ‘Idea’ Of India Being Challenged With A Certain Frequency Which Makes Me Uncomfortable
On Thursday, Vice-President Hamid Ansari completes exactly two terms in office, the latter part managing a Rajya Sabha that was often in conflict with the government. Ansari has also served as India’s ambassador to several countries, was India’s Permanent Representative to the UN and also vice-chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University. As he leaves office, Ansari […]
Senior Congress leader PC Chacko said, “As far as I know there are senior leaders in Delhi who think that defeating BJP is their party's immediate responsibility, for it we should form alliance with AAP, that's the thinking of majority of leaders”.
After hours of hectic negotiations by the BJP leadership with the MGP and Goa Forward Party in the wake of CM Manohar Parrikar's death on March 17, Pramod Sawant took oath as the new Chief Minister of Goa at the Raj Bhavan in Panaji today.
Maharashtra Police arrested the auditor who was responsible for giving a structural go-ahead to the collapsed foot-over bridge at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) railway station in Mumbai, where six people had died.
Gautam Gambhir on Sunday said that jawans are more important than any cricket game when asked about whether India should play Pakistan in the World Cup, and further said that there is nothing wrong in forfeiting the game for two points.
Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir rubbished rumours of him joining politics and said that the public service is an entirely different field from cricket and he has not thought of entering politics anytime soon.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday interacted with locals in Uttar Pradesh’s Prayagraj during her three-day long ‘Ganga-yatra’. The Congress’ general secretary of UP (East) kick started her ‘yatra’ from Manaiya Ghat in Prayagraj.
Mocking the Prime Minister's 'chowkidar' campaign, Congress president Rahul Gandhi Monday said Narendra Modi was attempting to convert the whole country into chowkidars after being "caught" in the Rafale fighter jet deal.
Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Congress General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh-East Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will start a 3-day long ‘Ganga-Yatra’ from Chhatnag in Prayagraj to Assi Ghat in Varanasi. She will start the 140-km long rally on a steamer boat.
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad mourned over sudden demise of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. He said, “Manohar Parrikar’s demise is a big loss for Indian politics. It is necessary to have more people like him in Indian politics.”
Former IAS officer from J&K Shah Faesal launched his political party ‘Jammu and Kashmir Peoples' Movement’ today. 2010-batch civil servant resigned from his post earlier this year. Faesal also launched crowd funding campaign for his party.
Manohar Parrikar passed away at his Panaji residence Sunday evening. He was battling pancreatic cancer over the past year. Parrikar served as chief minister thrice and also in the Union cabinet as Defence minister.
While addressing a rally in Bargarh, Odisha, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi slammed Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for rising unemployment and their “utter failure” to create job opportunities to youths.