Modi dares Congress to make ‘outsider’ party president

Modi dares Congress to make ‘outsider’ party president

Ambikapur: Returning the Congress’ “a chaiwala could become prime minister due to Nehru” barb, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday dared it to make someone “from outside the family” as its chief for him to believe the late leader created a true democratic system. Modi also charged the Gandhis with still not being able to come […]

BJP supports Congress, Congress supports BJP in Bijbehara

BJP supports Congress, Congress supports BJP in Bijbehara

Bijbehara: The saying, “politics makes strange bedfellows,” has proven true in Bijbehara town of Anantnag district where arch rivals Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress have joined hands to form the local municipal committee. The oath-taking ceremony for the 5 committee members –two from the BJP, two from Congress, and one Independent – was held […]

Congress always stood up for democracy: Mir

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) chief G A Mir on Sunday said that the party has always stood up for democracy against all odds and despite turbulent security situation in the State, it participated in local bodies polls when two mainstream parties opted out of the exercise. According to the statement, […]

Congress supports urban Naxals, says PM Modi

Congress supports urban Naxals, says PM Modi

Jadgalpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday accused the Congress of backing urban Maoists who he said have ruined the lives of poor Adivasi youth. Addressing his first election rally for the state Assembly polls scheduled later this month, Modi also said Congress makes “fun” of adivasis (tribals). “I don’t know why Congress makes fun of […]

Rahul Gandhi takes a swipe at Modi over job promise, demonetization

NEW DELHI: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing him of conning people after promising to generate jobs and bring back black money, but helping his “suited-booted” friends instead. Citing a news report claiming that two years after demonetisation unemployment has risen, Gandhi tweeted in Hindi, “2014 […]

BJP taking country on path of conflict, economic disaster: Chidambaram

GUWAHATI: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of reopening issues that are polarising the country and taking it on a path of conflict and economic disaster. “The BJP (is) nearing the end of its term, (and) has resurrected the Hindutva agenda,” Chidambaram said, pointing out that Prime Minister Narendra […]

Srinagar Mayor, his deputy will be from Congress: JKPCC

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) Fridayclaimed that the Mayor and deputy Mayor for Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) will be from his party. “The Congress has emerged as the single largest party in the elections to the SMC held last month. Make no mistake, it is a battle between the Congress-led secular […]

1 2 3 28