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Gujarat Polls: Highlights Of PM Narendra Modi’s Speech In Bhuj
Appealing to the Gujarat electorate as "son" of the state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lashed out at the opposition Congress, saying that people of the state would not forgive those who are "insulting the son of Gujarat" who has never had a single blot on his political career. Attackin..
Rounds Of Allegations, Arguments Between Opposition, Government On Note Ban
A year into demonetisation, the opposition and the government on Tuesday exchanged verbal blows over the action with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh calling it disastrous while Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rejected the charge saying there was an ethical and moral rationale behind the decision..
Doubt Government’s Sincerity On Kashmir, Says Opposition
Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday said the opposition seriously doubts the "intent and sincerity" of the Narendra Modi government in addressing the Kashmir issue. Commenting on the government's fresh initiative of dialogue on Kashmir, Azad, a former Chief Minister of..
Nanded Civic Polls: Congress Bags 67 Seats; Crushes Opposition
The Congress on Thursday bagged the prestigious Nanded-Waghala City Municipal Corporation (NWCMC), bagging a staggering 67 of the 73 seats in the 81-seat body and crushing the opposition. The Congress was expected to win a few more seats as it led in another five seats in the NWCMC, a stronghold ..
PM Modi Hits Back, Tells Critics Not To Spread Negativity About Economy
Under attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday admitted for the first time that there has been an economic slowdown but told critics not to spread negativity and promised steps to put the economy on the path of recovery. "After 7.5 per cent growth in the last three years, there has been ..
TN Governor Playing Politics: Opposition
The DMK and other opposition parties in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday accused Governor Ch. Vidyasagar Rao of playing a "partisan" role and refusing to convene a meeting of the Assembly for the AIADMK government to prove its majority. First a delegation of four parties including Vidhthalai Chiruttaigal ..
President Poll: Opposition Meet, No Names Discussed, Says Ghulam Nabi Azad
No names were discussed as opposition leaders met to chalk out their presidential poll strategy today as the process started for the filing of nominations for the July 17 election. After the meeting senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the the 10-member opposition panel would meet again t..
Opposition And Leaders Wouldn’t Be Cowed, Deterred By BJP’s Politics Of Revenge: Congress
The Congress today said that none of its leaders or that of the opposition would be cowed down by the politics of "revenge and vendetta" which had "become the DNA of this BJP government". The party accused the BJP of being blinded by revenge to target its opponents and said that it would continue..
BJP Conspiring To Crush AAP: Sanjay Singh
The AAP on Monday blamed the BJP and the central government for the charges hurled by sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, saying this was part of a larger conspiracy to "finish off" the party and to "silence" the opposition. Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Sin..
Act Against BJP Leader For Announcing Reward On Mamata: Opposition
Opposition parties led by the Trinamool Congress on Wednesday demanded action against a BJP youth leader who announced a reward of Rs 11 lakh for killing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Raising the issue during Question Hour, Trinamool leader Saugata Roy sought action against Yogesh ..