Ludhiana MC polls : Advocate Amarjit Singh backs Yuvraj Singh Sidhu
Advocate Amarjit Singh backs Yuvraj Singh Sidhu


Ludhiana MC polls : Advocate Amarjit Singh backs Yuvraj Singh Sidhu. In a major boost to Yuvraj Singh Sidhu Congress candidate from ward number 46, advocate Amarjit Singh who is a senior leader of the party decided to back Sidhu for the Ludhiana MC polls scheduled for February 24. Another senior leader of the party

Zimbabwe first lady relinquishes parliamentary seat Zimbabwe first lady relinquishes parliamentary seat

Zimbabwean first lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has relinquished her Chirumanzu-Zibagwe parliamentary seat to concentrate on her new role, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Saturday.Addressing thousands of ZANU-PF supporters in the constituency that is in the president’s home province of Midlands, Mnangagwa said his wife would now concentrate on her new role as the first lady of

PM should answer the nation in Parliament, not question opposition: Rahul PM should answer the nation in Parliament, not question opposition: Rahul

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should answer the nation on the Rafale deal, farmers issues and on employment generation, instead of questioning the opposition Congress. Talking to reporters outside Parliament, Gandhi said he can understand that before 2014 Modi was blaming the Congress for everything, but even after

Lok Sabha passes Motion of Thanks to President's Speech Lok Sabha passes Motion of Thanks to President’s Speech

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed a motion of Thanks to the President’s Speech after a reply by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The motion, as passed by Lok Sabha said, the “Members of the Lok Sabha assembled in this Session are deeply grateful to the President for the Address which he has been pleased to deliver

PM on 'journey to build a new Karnataka' PM on ‘journey to build a new Karnataka’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday embarked on a visit to Karnataka at the end of the BJP’s 90-day rally, called “journey to build a new Karnataka”, across the poll-bound state. Modi is expected to address a BJP rally at Palace Grounds here.”Thousands of party cadres from across the state will participate in the event,”

Modi to address massive BJP rally in Bengaluru on Sunday
Modi to address massive BJP rally in Bengaluru on Sunday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a massive BJP rally here on Sunday that marks the conclusion of the party’s 90-day Nava Nirman Parivarthan yatra across poll-bound Karnataka, said a party official on Saturday.”Modi will arrive in the city on Sunday afternoon and address the rally at the Palace grounds in the evening. Thousands of

Ludhiana MC polls: SAD releases first list of 38 candidates
SAD releases first list of 38 candidates for Ludhiana MC polls

The Shiromani Akali Dal President Mr Sukhbir Singh Badal announced the first list of 38 candidates of the party for MC Ludhiana polls which are scheduled for February 24. The remaining candidates will also be announced shortly. The details of candidates is as under:  LIST OF CANDIDATES  Kumari Divia Danav from Ward No. 01, Gurmail Singh Jazi

Trump accuses Justice Dept, FBI of pro-Democrat bias
Trump accuses Justice Dept, FBI of pro-Democrat bias

US President Donald Trump today accused the Justice Department and FBI of a “pro-Democrat bias”, saying their top leadership had “politicised” the investigation against the Republicans.”The top Leadership and Investigators of the FBI and the Justice Department have politicised the sacred investigative process in favour of Democrats and against Republicans – something which would have

RSS doesn't have women in leadership positions: Rahul
RSS doesn’t have women in leadership positions: Rahul

Congress President Rahul Gandhi today criticised the RSS over alleged lack of importance to women in the organisation, saying the presence of women in a leadership role there was “zero”.”Does anyone know how many leadership positions in RSS are in the hands of women? (It is) Zero,” he said speaking at St Edmunds College here.“If

Rahul Gandhi’s jacket worth ₹65,000 continues to warm up politics

Rahul Gandhi’s jacket worth ₹65,000 continues to warm up politics. Rahul Gandhi was recently in Meghalaya where he attended the ‘Celebration of Peace’ event. No, that is not the problem. But it lies in the fact, that he reportedly wore a jacket worth around Rs 65,000/- On Tuesday, BJP’s Meghalaya unit raised up the issue of Gandhi’s

Taxpayers Finance Minister Arun Jailtely New Delhi Parliament demonetization
Taxpayers base increased after demonetization: Economic Survey New Delhi

The Economic Survey 2017-18 which was presented in Parliament by Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley on Monday said that there was an increase in the number of taxpayers post-demonetization.” Taking seasonality into account it is found that there is a 0.8 per cent monthly trend increase in new tax filers (annual growth of 10 per cent),”

Supreme Court BJP leader Subramanian Swam Shashi Tharoor Sunanda
SC questions maintainability of Swamy’s plea in Sunanda case

The Supreme Court today asked BJP leader Subramanian Swamy to satisfy it on the aspect of maintainability of his plea seeking an SIT probe into the death of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor’s wife Sunanda Pushkar in 2014. Pushkar was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a suite of a five-star hotel in Delhi on the

Infighting in Congress spill on roads in Ludhiana
Infighting in Congress spill on roads in Ludhiana

Factionalism in Youth Congress spill on street in Ludhiana. Two groups of party entered into a fight at Aarti Chowk, Ludhiana. Several youth congress injured in clash. Youths  were protesting against rise in oil prices. Youth Congress leader Chetan Thappar was seriously injured.

SAD to contest Haryana elections on own symbol
SAD appoints Observers to prepare party to contest Haryana elections on own symbol.

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today appointed Observers for all districts in Haryana to mobilize its cadre for the forthcoming assembly elections which it has decided to contest on its symbol. The Observers were appointed after a two hour meeting of the party’s Haryana leadership which was presided over by SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal.

Sisodia's open letter invites criticism from BJP
Sisodia’s open letter invites criticism from BJP

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, in an open letter to the people of the city, on Monday sought support against the disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs on charges of holding “office of profit”.The BJP attacked the AAP over the letter and dared it to contest all the 70 seats in Delhi. In the letter

Sukhpal Khaira accepts Rana Gurjit’s challenge
Sukhpal Khaira accepts Rana Gurjit’s challenge

Sukhpal Khaira accepts Rana Gurjit’s challenge.According to sources Sukhpal Khaira is ready to contest for elections, if Rana resigns from Kapurthala.Recently, Rana Gurjit had challenged Khaira to contest for elections from Kapurthala. And now Sukhpal Khaira acceptsed the challenge.

SAD-BJP delegates demands dismissal of Punjab Govt
SAD-BJP delegates demands dismissal of Punjab Govt

A joint delegation of SAD-BJP legislator party met Governor V.P. Singh Badnore under the leadership of Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal. Delegation demanded to dismiss the present Captain Amarinder Singh led Govt and also levelled allegations on govt of commiting fraud and joking with farmers on the name of loan waiver.After meeting with

Raj Babbar detained for joining farmer's protest
Raj Babbar detained for joining farmer’s protest

Police on Wednesday detained Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Raj Babbar after he joined a protest by farmers demanding compensation for losing their land in Mandola village in Ghaziabad district. Raj Babbar reached Mandola and staged a protest along with the farmers despite a police request not to go to the village.“Raj Babbar was, therefore, taken

Not eyeing foreign territories to exploit resources: PM Modi
Not eyeing foreign territories to exploit resources: PM Modi

Not eyeing foreign territories exploit resources: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said India does not eye anyone’s territory and resources, asserting that its model of development aid was not based on “give and take”, comments which come amid increasing Chinese efforts to expand its influence in the sub-continent. Addressing the first conference of persons of

Tripat Bajwa, Congress observer for Ludhiana MC Polls
Tripat Bajwa is Congress observer for Ludhiana MC Polls

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has approved the appointment of cabinet minister Tripat Rajinder Singh Bajwa as Congress Observer for the Ludhiana MC elections. Bajwa’s name was recommended by Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) Sunil Jakhar and accepted by Captain Amarinder, according to an official spokesperson.An official communication on his appointment was being sent