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Tricolor falls during hoisting by CM, probe ordered

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today faced a deeply embarrassing moment when the national tricolor fell off the post when she wanted to hoist it at Bakshi stadium here where the main Independence Day function of the state was held. An inquiry was immediately ordered into the fiasco. Mehbooba, who was hoisting

Gandhi family not hoisted on Congress: Jairam Ramesh

Hyderabad: Justifying the “special place” of the Gandhi family in Congress owing to “historical reasons”, senior leader Jairam Ramesh has said both Sonia and Rahul Gandhi have subjected themselves to “democratic processes” and were not hoisted on the party. The former Union Minister said it was wrong to say that decision-making was heavily centralised in the