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BJP MP slams Congress over ‘pakoda’ jibes in LS

New Delhi, Feb 6, BJP MP Prahlad Joshi on Tuesday slammed Congress leader P. Chidambaram’s comments comparing selling pakodas (fritters) to begging, as the Lok Sabha took up a debate on the motion of thanks to the President’s speech. Amid protests by the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and YSR Congress over the budget, a debate

Royal family slams CBFC for clearing ‘Padmavati’ sans consent

Royal family slams CBFC for clearing ‘Padmavati’ sans consent.  Erstwhile royal of Udaipur, Vishvaraj Singh, on Saturday slammed Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) Chairman Prasson Joshi for suggesting modifications to the controversial film ‘Padmavati’ without his accord.”It is very clear that the movie is about my family. Cosmetic changes like the proposed change in name will not change the fact

Meghalaya CM slams RSS chief’s ‘Indians are Hindus’ remark

Shillong, Dec 19, Slamming RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s remark that “anybody living in India is a Hindu”, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Tuesday said “India is a secular, democratic country and secularism is part of our constitution”. “Their agenda is only to divide the Indian people on lines of religion and create communal tension.

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Stalin slams BJP for ‘attempt to muzzle criticism’ over ‘Mersal’

Chennai, Oct 21, Stalin slams BJP for ‘attempt to muzzle criticism’ over ‘Mersal’. The BJP on Saturday drew flak for demanding removal of references critical of GST from Tamil film “Mersal”, with DMK Working President M.K. Stalin saying the BJP’s attempt to muzzle criticism was against democratic principles.In a tweet, Stalin posted: “BJP’s attempt to

You let Panchkula burn for political benefits: Punjab, Haryana HC slams Haryana govt.

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Saturday slammed Haryana Government, for the ongoing unrest in the state, post conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda (DSS) chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in 1999 rape case saying that “you let Panchkula burn for political benefits”.The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Saturday slammed Haryana Government, for the

US senator slams Chinese paper for ‘threatening’ university chancellor

A top US senator has slammed a Chinese newspaper for “threatening” a University in California and its Indian-origin chancellor for hosting the Dalai Lama. The Tibetan spiritual leader delivered the commencement address at University California, San Diego on June 17.In a statement released on Thursday, Feinstein demanded that the newspaper should “immediately apologise and retract”

Amarinder slams PM for demonetisation

Bathinda: PPCC chief Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday stopped by at one branch of State Bank of Patiala here on way to rally in Khuian Sarvar of Fazilka district, empathising with the harassed people struggling to cope with severe cash shortages in the aftermath of the Modi government’s demonetisation move. He also inspected the new

Mohammed Rafi’s son slams Karan Johar

Mumbai: Legendary singer Mohammed Rafi’s son Shahid Rafi has slammed Karan Johar for insulting his late father in the filmmaker’s latest movie “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”. Shahid has criticized Karan for including a dialogue in the film that he found insulting to his star father. In the movie, actress Anushka Sharma says: “Mohammed Rafi gaate

Sampla slams Ghuggi over ‘political collusion’ claim

Chandigarh: Union Minister and Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla on Monday slammed AAP’s Punjab convenor Gurpreet Singh Ghuggi over his accusation that SAD-BJP and Congress have established a “political collusion” in the wake of upcoming assembly polls. “Just can’t stop laughing over his ridiculous statement and at the same time feel sorry for him,” Sampla

Nicki Minaj slams Kanye West for racial double standards

London: Rapper Nicki Minaj has slammed KanyeWest for his racial double standards in his 2005 hit single “Gold Digger”. The 33-year-old musician has spoken out in defence of black women feelings and West’s relationship with Kim Kardashian, reported Femalefirst. “I’m so tired of black women feeling that when our men get rich, they’re going to leave

BJP slams Captain over ‘Chitta Ravan’ effigy issue

Chandigarh: Punjab BJP on Sunday slammed state Congress chief Capt Amarinder Singh over ‘Chitta Ravan’ effigy issue and said that he was now taking the help of effigies as the party has no “concrete issue” to discuss ahead of the assembly polls. Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla said the former Chief Minister was now depending

Michelle Obama slams Trump over his comments on women

Washington: US first lady Michelle Obama has urged all Americans to say “enough is enough” to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s “intolerable” treatment of women, as “this is not normal and cannot be ignored”. “This wasn’t just locker room banter, this was a powerful individual speaking freely and openly about sexually predatory behaviour,” Obama said

Badal slams Kejriwal over his SAD-Congress nexus claims

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday dismissed his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal’s claim that SAD and Congress in Punjab were colluding to fight the state Assembly elections due next year, calling them as a “bunch of lies”.“What Kejriwal has stated is a bunch of lies….any kind of connivance with anti-Punjab and anti-Sikh Congress is


BJP slams Kejriwal, Chidambaram for seeking proof of army action

New Delhi: The ruling BJP on Tuesday attacked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram for seeking proof of the surgical strikes by the Indian Army across the Indo-Pak border. Addressing the media here, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that in such matters, the entire country and leaders across party

Cong slams ‘forced evacuation’ of people from border areas

Amritsar: Several Congress leaders and legislators from border areas in Punjab today lashed out at the ruling SAD-BJP alliance over alleged “forcible evacuation” of the residents from border villages “against their will”. They also hit out at SAD spokesman Daljeet Singh Cheema for criticising Punjab Congress chief Capt Amarinder Singh over his opposition to evacuation

Clinton slams Trump’s ‘demagogic’ rhetoric on terror

Washington: Hillary Clinton cast herself as the only presidential candidate who has fought terrorism and slammed Donald Trump’s response to the incidents in New York, New Jersey and Minnesota over the weekend as “demagogic.” In a news conference on the tarmac of Westchester County Airport on Monday, the Democratic presidential nominee said she has been

AAP refuses to accept Amanatullah Khan’s resignation, slams ‘Modi Police’

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday refused to accept the resignation of its legislator Amanatullah Khan and slammed the “Modi Police” for registering an FIR against Khan who they said was being “framed” for exposing corruption in the Delhi Waqf Board. On Saturday an FIR was registered against Khan at the Jamia Nagar

Amarinder slams Kejriwal over ‘Punjab, Punjabi and Punjabiyat’

Samrala: Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh on Satruday hit out at Arvind Kejriwal saying anyone aspiring to be Chief Minister of Punjab should have his roots in the state’s culture and ethos as Punjabi pride and self-respect will not allow the rule by an “outsider”. “It is the question of Punjab, Punjabi and Punjabiyat which

Ashutosh slams action against him

New Delhi: Under attack for his controversial blog defending sacked Delhi minister Sandeep Kumar, AAP leader Ashutosh today said the police case against him was an “infringement” on his right to freedom of expression. He also hit out at the media, saying it was indulging in “vulturisation” and “doing embedded journalism”. “Atmosphere is created whr

Sushant slams rumours of throwing tantrums on reality show

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput has dismissed reports claiming he refused to dance on a reality show, where he went to promote to him upcoming film, saying these things are decided by the movie’s production house. Sushant will be next seen in the biopic of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni, titled MS Dhoni: The Untold Story.