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Opposition Hits Out A Government For Its “Failure” To Deliver
The opposition in Lok Sabha today came down heavily on the BJP-led government over its alleged failure to deliver on its promises, with senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge saying its policies were creating hardships for the people. Kharge also accused the BJP of trying to sideline the "good..
Congress Doing Vote Bank Politics In Gujarat: Amit Shah
Accusing the Congress of indulging in "politics of caste and appeasement", BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday said that the Congress decision to support Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani is a pre-planned move to take elections towards this purpose. He alleged that the Congress "must be aware of Mewani's..
Military Must Stay Away From Politics: Army Chief Bipin Rawat
Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday said the military should keep away from politics, adding that the armed forces will do well by remaining above politics. "Of late, we have seen politicisation of military. We operate in a very secular manner. We have a very vibrant democracy, where the ..
After Congress, BJP Leader Shatrughan Invokes ‘Chaiwala’ Jibe
Barely days after a Youth Congress magazine published a meme calling Narendra Modi a "chaiwala" (tea vendor), BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha on Thursday yet again invoked the jibe against the Prime Minister. Taking potshots at his detractors within his own party, the famous Bollywood actor wondered if o..
No Urgency To Enter Politics: Rajinikanth
Tamil movie star Rajinikanth on Wednesday said there is no hurry for him to enter politics. Answering reporters at the airport on his return from Hyderabad, Rajinikanth also said the shooting for "Kaala" movie has been completed. The actor has been hinting about his political plunge. In May..
Rahul Gandhi Likens PM Modi With A Magician During Gujarat Visit
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is like a "jadugar" or magician who has been "performing tricks" on the people of Gujarat and the country, as he visited Patidar strongholds in north Gujarat that saw huge crowds greet and listen to him. The All Indi..
Vijayashanti Meets Rahul Gandhi, Returns To Active Politics
After lying low for three years, veteran actress and former Member of Parliament M. Vijayashanti is set to become active in politics as she called on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi in Delhi on Tuesday. Congress party leader incharge of party affairs in Telangana R. C. Kuntia and state party..
Mukul Roy Joining BJP ‘Aya Ram Gaya Ram’ Politics: CPI-M
Dismissing former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy's crossing over to the BJP as "Aya Ram Gaya Ram' politics, the CPI-M on Sunday said it would be "suicidal" if anybody harboured thoughts of fighting one of them by joining the other as the two parties "complement each other". "So many people g..
Help In Constructing Mohalla Clinics: Kejriwal
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday urged opposition leaders to rise above party politics and help in the construction of Mohalla Clinics in the national capital "Poor people are treated at these Mohalla Clinics. Any help in constructing them is an act of virtue. People should come for..
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..