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Malegaon blast-accused Sadhvi Pragya joins BJP, to contest from Bhopal

17 Apr 2019

Malegaon blast-accused Sadhvi Pragya joins BJP, to contest from Bhopal

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur has formally joined BJP on Wednesday, saying she will fight and win the Lok Sabha elections.

IAF-strikes: Mentioning Rajiv Gandhi's death, VK Singh slams Digvijay Singh

05 Mar 2019

IAF-strikes: Mentioning Rajiv Gandhi's death, VK Singh slams Digvijay Singh

Minister of State for External Affairs, General VK Singh on Tuesday slammed Congress leader Digvijay Singh for calling Pulwama terror attack "an accident" and casting doubts on IAF airstrikes in Balakot, Pakistan.

Six politicians who professed their love for their wives, unabashedly

02 Dec 2018

Six politicians who professed their love for their wives, unabashedly

Politicians are mostly vocal about everything: their party, its policies, opposition and their follies.

#RoadTo2019: After high-voltage campaigns, MP, Mizoram go to polls

28 Nov 2018

#RoadTo2019: After high-voltage campaigns, MP, Mizoram go to polls

Voting is underway in states of Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram, after high-decibel campaigns of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress.

Madhya Pradesh: At road show, Amit Shah falls, remains unhurt

25 Nov 2018

Madhya Pradesh: At road show, Amit Shah falls, remains unhurt

BJP President Amit Shah stumbled while he was getting down from a vehicle, a video of which has gone viral on social media. Shah was immediately given support by one of his bodyguards.

Congress' promise in MP: Won't allow RSS-shakhas in government buildings

11 Nov 2018

Congress' promise in MP: Won't allow RSS-shakhas in government buildings

The Congress released its manifesto for Madhya Pradesh assembly elections on Saturday and one of the promises was related to Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sena (RSS).

'Magicians' to campaign for BJP in MP polls. What's next?

21 Oct 2018

'Magicians' to campaign for BJP in MP polls. What's next?

Seeking a fourth straight term in Madhya Pradesh, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) intends to cast a 'magic spell' on voters during the upcoming State Assembly polls.

#VyapamScam: FIR ordered against Digvijay Singh, Kamal Nath, Jyotiraditya Scindia

27 Sep 2018

#VyapamScam: FIR ordered against Digvijay Singh, Kamal Nath, Jyotiraditya Scindia

A court in Bhopal has directed police to register an FIR against senior Congress leaders Digvijay Singh, Kamal Nath, and Jyotiraditya Scindia, and an RTI activist on charges of "fabricating evidence" in the Vyapam scam case.

Vyapam scam: Digvijay records statement against Shivraj Singh Chouhan

22 Sep 2018

Vyapam scam: Digvijay records statement against Shivraj Singh Chouhan

A Bhopal court recorded the statement of Congress leader Digvijay Singh in connection with his complaint against Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Union Minister Uma Bharti, and five others in the Vyapam scam.

Maratha protests in Mumbai called off after violence

25 Jul 2018

Maratha protests in Mumbai called off after violence

Activists leading the Maratha reservation protests in Mumbai have called off their daylong shutdown midway.

Maratha protests turn violent, one cop killed, vehicles set ablaze

24 Jul 2018

Maratha protests turn violent, one cop killed, vehicles set ablaze

A statewide bandh in Maharashtra today turned violent as protesters demanding reservation for Marathas attacked police, set fire to vehicles and blocked roads.

MP Assembly polls: Congress leaders to go temple-hopping

06 May 2018

MP Assembly polls: Congress leaders to go temple-hopping

Congress leaders would be seeking divine blessings at various temples in Madhya Pradesh in a bid to wrest power from the BJP in the state where the Assembly polls are due later this year.

Congress leader Digvijay Singh concludes six-month-long 'Narmada Yatra'

09 Apr 2018

Congress leader Digvijay Singh concludes six-month-long 'Narmada Yatra'

Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Monday concluded his over six-month-long "Narmada Yatra" along the banks of the holy river in Madhya Pradesh's Narsinghpur district.

Digvijay Singh gathers evidence on corruption against BJP-ruled MP government

08 Apr 2018

Digvijay Singh gathers evidence on corruption against BJP-ruled MP government

Congress veteran Digvijay Singh gathered evidence on "corruption" in Madhya Pradesh government during his Narmada Yatra, which he is going to reveal soon, said Ajay Singh, Leader of Opposition in Assembly.

2019-LS elections in sight, Modi meets BJP-CMs to take stock

01 Mar 2018

2019-LS elections in sight, Modi meets BJP-CMs to take stock

PM Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah have begun planning in earnest for the upcoming assembly polls and the big gun, 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Will Rahul be able to revive Congress, as its president?

07 Dec 2017

Will Rahul be able to revive Congress, as its president?

After a 19-year Congress presidency, Sonia Gandhi is making way for heir-apparent, Rahul Gandhi.

Vyapam scam: CM Chouhan gets clean chit, 490 charged

01 Nov 2017

Vyapam scam: CM Chouhan gets clean chit, 490 charged

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sleuths gave a clean chit to MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan in the multicrore Vyapam examination scam.

Rahul Gandhi soon to be Congress President: Bane or boon?

15 Oct 2017

Rahul Gandhi soon to be Congress President: Bane or boon?

Congress president Sonia Gandhi has confirmed that Rahul Gandhi will soon take over as party chief signifying that Congress' organizational polls, most probably on Oct 25, might finally witness the generational shift.

The woman who awakened Congress' sleeping social media cell

12 Oct 2017

The woman who awakened Congress' sleeping social media cell

Till a few months ago, the Congress was struggling to maintain a positive image. Amid a string of electoral defeats, it was far from easy.

Digvijay Singh sacked as Cong Telangana incharge: The end nearing?

02 Aug 2017

Digvijay Singh sacked as Cong Telangana incharge: The end nearing?

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh is no longer in charge of the party's Telangana unit. Just three months ago, he had lost charge of Goa and Karnataka.

End of dynasty politics: On how Congress lost Goa

04 Jun 2017

End of dynasty politics: On how Congress lost Goa

The electoral blows suffered by Congress with the coming of the Modi wave in 2014 and Rahul Gandhi's comedy of errors have forced us to wonder if the days of dynasty politics are over.

Jyotiraditya Scindia to become leader of Congress in Lok Sabha

11 May 2017

Jyotiraditya Scindia to become leader of Congress in Lok Sabha

Attempting to recover from a glaring losses from the recent state assembly polls, the Indian National Congress has been rethinking its strategy.

Congress's Digvijay Singh dismissed as party in-charge in Goa, Karnataka

30 Apr 2017

Congress's Digvijay Singh dismissed as party in-charge in Goa, Karnataka

Congress removed Digvijaya Singh as General Secretary in charge of Goa and poll-bound Karnataka.

AAP Woes: Four Delhi MLAs wish to join Congress

31 Mar 2017

AAP Woes: Four Delhi MLAs wish to join Congress

Adding to the troubles of Aam Aadmi Party, the party's four sitting Members of the Delhi Legislative Assembly have expressed their wish to join the Congress party.

Haryana introduces hefty fines for drinking in cars

15 Feb 2017

Haryana introduces hefty fines for drinking in cars

Haryana has introduced a fine of Rs 5,000 for drinking in vehicles on the road, in parks, or by rivers, with immediate-effect. A repeat offender would be fined Rs 10,000.

Karnataka clarifies, no clean chit to Amnesty International

23 Aug 2016

Karnataka clarifies, no clean chit to Amnesty International

Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara clarified that the state has not given mnesty International a clean chit in the sedition row.

Govt gaze on Amnesty foreign funds, Delhi staff skip work

19 Aug 2016

Govt gaze on Amnesty foreign funds, Delhi staff skip work

The government has asked Amnesty International to register itself under the Foreign Contributions Regulation Act so that its foreign funding can be better scrutinised.

Former Law Min calls Amnesty charges illegal

18 Aug 2016

Former Law Min calls Amnesty charges illegal

Former Union law Minister Veerappa Moily has called the sedition charges slapped against Amnesty International illegal.

Amnesty rebuts allegations

17 Aug 2016

Amnesty rebuts allegations

Amnesty India published a statement and responded to allegations in ABVP's complaint.