Tag Archives: Politics
  • 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..

  • Ex CPI-M Leader Jyoti Basu Dead

    Former Lok Sabha member Amal Datta, a nephew of legendary Marxist leader Jyoti Basu, died at a private city hospital on Friday following a cardiac arrest, his family sources said. Datta (84), who represented the Diamond Harbour constituency in the lower house of parliament for 14 years, left behi..

  • CBI, ED Must Probe Jay Shah’s Company Monetary Accounts: CPI-M

    The CPI-M has urged the government to direct the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to probe the business dealings of BJP President Amit Shah's son Jay Shah. In an editorial titled "Is the BJP President's Son above Scrutiny?", CPI-M journal People's Democracy said: "Jay Shah has become the ..

  • From Cinema To Politics: Wishes Galore For Big B on 75th Birthday

    President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a string of Bollywood celebrities like Lata Mangeshkar, Aamir Khan, Ranveer Singh and Rishi Kapoor on Wednesday wished megastar Amitabh Bachchan good health and happiness on his 75th birthday. "Birthday wishes to Amitabh Bachchan, film i..

  • Voting Begins For Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Bypoll

    Voting began for the by-election in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat in Punjab on Wednesday. Nearly 15.22 lakh voters, who are eligible to exercise their franchise, will decide the fate of 11 candidates in the fray. Tight security arrangements are in place for the crucial by-election. The main..