Narendra Modi became fairer after eating mushrooms from Taiwan

Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakore took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s culinary choices on Tuesday and claimed that the prime minister eats imported mushrooms from Taiwan. Thakore went onto say that Modi used to be as dark as him in terms of complexion, but the mushrooms have made him fair now. He further

Modi takes sea-plane from Sabarmati to visit Ambaji Temple

Ahmedabad, Dec 12, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took off this morning in a sea-plane from the Sabarmati River here to Dharoi Dam in Mehsana district on the last day of campaigning for the Gujarat Assembly polls. Modi boarded the single-engine sea-plane from near the Sardar Bridge connecting the old city with Ahmedabad West, the first-ever

Centre calls all party meet to discuss strategy for winter session

Parliament Winter Session will be held from December 15, 2017 to January 5, 2018. Ananth Kumar, Parliamentary Affairs Minister has called an all party meeting on December 14 in Parliament Library to prepare the strategy for the Winter Session of Parliament. Meanwhile, the Opposition leaders will also be holding a separate meeting, a day ahead of

Indian, Chinese Foreign Ministers meet

New Delhi, Dec 11, Ahead of the Russia-India-China trilateral meeting, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi here on Monday.Stating that the meeting imparted fresh momentum to the bilateral relationship, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said Sushma Swaraj and Wang “had a positive and forward looking meeting”.This is the first

PM drags Gujarat poll campaign to its nadir: Shiv Sena

Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) PM drags Gujarat poll campaign to its nadir: Shiv Sena. The Shiv Sena on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of resorting to “histrionics” and pulling the ongoing poll campaign for the Gujarat elections to “a new low”.The critical ally of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party said that Modi “dug up

Sukhbir Singh Badal to meet Governor regarding Punjab’s current situation

SAD-BJP leaders including former Deputy CM of Punjab Sukhbir Singh Badal, Daljit Singh Cheema, Ranjit Brahmpura and Vijay Sampla reached Governor V.P Badnore’s Office to have a talk on the situation of State and the working of ruling

Rahul Gandhi declared Congress party President

Rahul Gandhi has been declared as Congress party President with the deadline to withdraw nomination for internal polls ending at 3 pm. Rahul may officially take charge on December 16 when his mother and longest-serving party president Sonia Gandhi formally hands over the baton to him, marking a generational shift in the grand old party. The Congress’ Central Election Authority chairman Mullapally

Akali Dal fighting to save democracy, SAD-BJP to meet governor: Daljit Cheema

Targeting the state government of Punjab, the former education minister Daljit Singh Cheema said on Monday that SAD-BJP will face the ruling Congress without any fear and full might. Cheema said that SAD-BJP in Punjab was fighting against the Congress party to save the democracy.  Cheema further said “state Machinery and Police is in Congress’s hands and there is

Congress can stoop to any limit to defame PM Modi: Smriti Irani
Congress can stoop to any limit to defame PM Modi: Smriti Irani

Congress can stoop limit defame PM Modi: Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Union Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday launched a scathing attack on Congress saying the party could stoop to any limit to defame Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as it could not digest the rise of the latter from humble beginnings.“This election in Gujarat is

Gujarat polls: Congress has accepted its defeat after first phase
Gujarat polls: Congress has accepted its defeat after first phase

Congress accepted defeat first phase: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the Congress has accepted its defeat after the first phase of voting in Gujarat Assembly elections. Speaking at a public rally here, Singh said, “Congress has accepted their defeat just after the first phase of voting here.Nobody can deny the fact that Prime Minister

Crowd greets Rahul Gandhi with ‘Modi Modi’ chants

Dakor (Gujarat) [India], Dec 10 : – In his attempt to woo voters ahead of the second and last phase of Gujarat Assembly polls, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi visited the Shree Ranchhodji Temple here, on Sunday. When Rahul made the exit, the crowd greeted him with chants of ‘Modi Modi’. This, however, did not

Google can never replace guru: Naidu

Visakhapatnam, Dec 10, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has said Google can never replace ‘guru’ (teacher) while emphasising on the importance of teachers and education. He also asked students not to get influenced by the anti-social elements who try to create unrest in universities.Google has been quite popular as the search engine provides answers to people’s

Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar

Srinagar, Dec 10, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was arrested here on Sunday while leading a protest march.Malik, who had gone underground for two days, emerged in uptown Maisuma locality leading a group of protesters and began walking towards the UN Military Observers Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) in

Harsimrat was always a good politician: Parkash Singh Badal
Harsimrat was always a good politician: Parkash Singh Badal

Harsimrat was always a good politician: Parkash Singh Badal. Former chief minister of Punjab Parkash Singh Badal in an interview has told about how his daughter in law Harsimrat Kaur Badal entered politics.Badal shared that Harsimrat was pitched for elections when Captain Amarinder Singh challenged Badal to contest the best candidate against his son from

Congress’ Gujarat manifesto one of ‘fiscal impossibility’: Jaitley

New Delhi, Dec 9, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday slammed the Congress party’s Gujarat poll manifesto as one of “fiscal impossibility” and its hope of winning as a “political improbability”. “Having no model of development, the Congress Party manifesto is one of fiscal impossibility,” Jaitley said. Jaitley in a Facebook post said the total

Let the ‘bechara’ become party chief first, Irani on Rahul Gandhi

Mumbai, Dec 9, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday took a dig at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, saying let the “bechara” (poor thing) first become party chief, and dismissed his becoming the country’s leader. During the rapid fire round at the conference – ‘We The Women’ on Saturday here, Irani was

Why is development missing in PM’s speeches: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Dec 9, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today stepped up attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking why there is no mention of development in his speeches during the Gujarat election campaign. Gandhi said he did not get an answer to even one of the 10 questions he had asked Modi on Gujarat’s

Separatist seminar on rights violations disallowed in Geelani’s house

Srinagar, Dec 9, Authorities on Saturday disallowed a seminar on human rights organised by Kashmiri separatist leaders in the house of senior Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani in Srinagar.The joint resistance leadership (JRL), a separatist conglomerate headed by Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Yasin Malik had organised the seminar at his uptown Hyderpora residence.

Congress instructs spokespersons not to comment on PM Modi
Congress instructs spokespersons not to comment on PM Modi

Congress instructs spokespersons not comment PM Modi: The Congress party instructed all its spokespersons to refrain from commenting on Prime Minister Narendra Modi or his public addresses.The instruction came after a political slugfest erupted ahead of the Gujarat Assembly elections due to suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar’s “Neech” remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

PM Modi wishes Sonia Gandhi on her 71st birthday

PM Modi wishes Sonia Gandhi on her 71st birthday: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended greetings to Congress President Sonia Gandhi on her 71st birthday. Prime Minister Modi took to twitter and wished for her long life and good health. “Birthday greetings to Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi. I pray for her long life