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BJP Leaders Get Bail, Seven Workers In Police Custody
A court here on Friday granted bail to all senior BJP leaders including its national General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, West Bengal unit president Dilip Ghosh, and Rajya Sabha MP Roopa Ganguly, but remanded seven party workers to police custody till Monday in connection with disturbances durin..
Kapil Mishra Attack: BJYM Leader Files Defamation Complaint Against AAP Leaders
A state executive member of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) on Friday filed a defamation complaint against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and AAP spokesperson Sanjay Singh over the May 10 attack by a person on suspended AAP leader Kapil Mishra. Ankit Bhardwaj, state executive member..
ED Custody Of CA Of Lalu’s Daughter Misa Extended
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday was granted a seven-day extension of the custody of the chartered accountant of RJD chief Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti in connection with an alleged money laundering case. Additional Sessions Judge Ajay Pandey extended the ED custody of chartered a..
CPI-M To Hold Protests Against Saharanpur Violence In MP
The CPI-M on Friday said it will hold sit-in demonstrations across Madhya Pradesh on May 29 to protest "atrocities" against the Dalit community in the Saharanpur violence in Uttar Pradesh. Badal Saroj, Madhya Pradesh state unit secretary of the Communist Party of India-Marxist, said that ever si..
Arrested BJP Leaders, Activists Presented In Kolkata Court
BJP national General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, the party's West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh and Rajya Sabha member Rupa Ganguly, among others, were presented before a city court on Friday, a day after the party activists clashed with the police here during a protest march. They were taken..
Mamata Hopes For Consensus Presidential Candidate
West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee on Thursday hoped for a consensus candidate for the presidential election. "The President is the custodian of the Constitution and it will be very good for the entire country if we have a consensus candidate much like (lat..
Congress Party Renames Its Legal Cell
Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday accepted the proposal to rename the party's Legal and Human Rights Department as the Legal, Human Rights and RTI Department. This was announced by party General Secretary Janardan Dwivedi in a statement. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has appro..
Sonia To Host Luncheon Meet Over Presidential Candidate On Friday
Congress President Sonia Gandhi has invited prominent opposition leaders for a luncheon meet at her residence on Friday, when the issue of selecting a consensus candidate for the presidential election is to be discussed. According to senior leaders there will also be an informal meeting before th..
‘Only BJP Can Build Telangana Of Freedom Fighter’s Dreams’
BJP chief Amit Shah on Wednesday said only his party could build Telangana as dreamt by the freedom fighters who fought against the 'razakars'. Addressing a public meeting at Gundrampally village in Nalgonda district, Shah said only a Bharatiya Janata Party government in the state could realize t..
Violence Hit Saharanpur Tense But Under Control: Official
A day after clashes between Dalits-Rajputs left one dead, the situation in a violence-hit village in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district remained tense but under control on Wednesday, an official said. Home Secretary Mani Prasad Mishra, who is in the team sent by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath t..