NRC will follow NPR, country’s atmosphere similar to Germany in 1930s: Owaisi

New Delhi [India], Feb 5 (ANI): AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday hit out at the BJP-led government saying that National Population Register (NPR) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) were two sides of the same coin and…

Anant Hedge’s remarks on Mahatma Gandhi is part of RSS strategy, says Harish Rawat

New Delhi [India], Feb 5 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Harish Rawat on Tuesday slammed Anant Kumar Hedge's remarks on Mahatma Gandhi and Indian freedom struggle, saying that the statement made by the BJP leader is a part of…

Shaheen Bagh gunman’s photo with AAP leaders exposes the party, says BJP

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): After pictures of Shaheen Bagh gunman Kapil Gujjar joining the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the presence of party MP Sanjay Singh surfaced on Tuesday, the BJP accused its rival in Delhi…

‘Make in India’ not happening thanks to Modi govt’s faulty policies: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that it's India, and not the US, that can compete with China on the economic front, but the politics of hate and division was not…

India can rival China, but politics of hate scuttling growth: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that it's India, and not the US, that can compete with China on the economic front, but the politics of hate and division was not…

‘BJP’s dirty politics’: says Sanjay Singh after Delhi Police recover photos of Shaheen Bagh shooter with AAP leaders

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): After photos of Kapil Gujjar, the man who opened fire in Shaheen Bagh on February 1 surfaced, with leaders of the Aam Aadmi Party, AAP leader Sanjay Singh on Tuesday alleged that…

BJP leader’s comments against Gandhi much more than sedition: K Rahman Khan

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Congress leader and former Union minister K Rahman Khan on Tuesday said that BJP leader Anantkumar Hegde's insulting statement against Mahatma Gandhi is "much more than sedition"."Anantkumar Hegde said that M...

Just name the venue and time: Amit Shah accepts Arvind Kejriwal’s dare for debate

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Accepting the dare given by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said BJP is ready to debate with the AAP chief over various issues and asked…

Delhi Police recovers photographs of Shaheen Bagh shooter with AAP leaders

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): The Crime Branch of Delhi Police on Tuesday revealed that Kapil Gurjar, the man detained for opening fire on February 1 at Shaheen Bagh is associated with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)…

Won’t interfere in police investigation, says Kerala CM over arrests of two students for Maoist links

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday said that the state government will not tolerate any kind of Maoists activities and the law will take its own course in the case of…

Anantkumar Hegde might be referred to BJP disciplinary committee for remarks on Mahatma Gandhi, party sources

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): The matter of BJP MP Anantkumar Hegde's comments on Mahatma Gandhi has been referred to the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) disciplinary committee for further action, according to party sources.Hegde had stoked a…

Govt schemes should be named as ‘Sit-down India’, ‘Shut-down India’ and ‘Shut-up India’: Shashi Tharoor

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Taking a dig at the Centre's BJP government and its handling of various issues over the last six years, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that government schemes should be named…

No talk about unemployment during FM’s Budget speech: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Taking a jibe at the Central government over Budget 2020-21, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday claimed Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had not even mentioned once the issue of unemployment during her…

Rahul Gandhi needs to initiate himself on Indian economy: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday took a jibe at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for commenting on the economic health of India without "not knowing the A,B,C of India's economy", and…

‘Kursi ke Pyare, Bihar ke Hatyare’: RJD puts up poster against JDU-BJP alliance

Patna (Bihar) [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Escalating its poster war with ruling Janata Dal (United)-BJP coalition ahead of the assembly polls, Rashtriya Janata Dal(RJD) has put up a poster against the state government, in Patna.The poster has caricatures…

Doorstep ration delivery, 24×7 markets, deshbhakti curriculum in AAP manifesto

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday released its manifesto for the upcoming Delhi assembly elections promising doorstep delivery of ration, 24-hour markets, Teerth Yatra for 10 lakh senior citizens and 'deshbhakti' curricul...

Dilip Ghosh accuses TMC of practising ‘political untouchability’ in West Bengal

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): BJP lawmaker and West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh on Tuesday accused Mamata Banerjee government of practising "political untouchability" and said that "go back" slogans were raised against Prime Minister Narendra Modi…

Kejriwal misled, instigated people to protest in Shaheen Bagh: BJP leader

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Goel on Tuesday accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of misleading and instigating people to hold protest in Shaheen Bagh against the amended citizenship law."He mislead…

Mamata doing “politics of appeasement”: Locket Chatterjee

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party MP in the Lok Sabha, Locket Chatterjee on Tuesday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of doing "politics of appeasement.""The situation in West Bengal is such that people…

MNS installs posters warning ‘illegal immigrants’ from Bangladesh, Pakistan

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) leader Sandesh Desai on Tuesday said that the party will put up posters in the state to give 'hint' to illegal immigrants from Bangladesh and Pakistan to leave…

National president to look into Hegde’s remark on Mahatma Gandhi: BJP Karnataka chief

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Karnataka BJP chief Nalin Kumar Kateel on Tuesday said that national party president JP Nadda will look into Anant Kumar Hegde's remark on Mahatma Gandhi.Kateel, who was seen leaving the Hegde's residence…

AAP to release manifesto for Delhi polls today

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Three days ahead of polling, the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will release its manifesto for the Delhi Assembly elections.Congress and BJP both have already released their manifestos for the polls.In January,…

Manmohan Singh to address poll rally in Delhi today

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Former prime minister and senior Congress leader Dr. Manmohan Singh will address a public rally in Rajouri Garden area on Tuesday for the ensuing Delhi assembly elections. With only a few days…

Rahul, Priyanka to hold poll rallies in Delhi today

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): With few days ahead of ensuing Delhi assembly elections, Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will on Tuesday hold public rallies in Jangpura and Sangam Vihar areas. Meanwhile, former prime…

TDP, BJP, PDF finalise their members for Select Committee to study bills on three-capital decision

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Feb 4 (ANI): The Telugu Desam Party (TDP), Progressive Democratic Front (PDF) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have finalised their members' names for the Select Committee to study the two bills on the…

Delhi Assembly polls will be between two ideologies, says Amit Shah

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday said that the coming Delhi Assembly elections will be a battle between two ideologies."Your vote to the BJP will ensure security and development for Delhi as…

BJP has betrayed its mandate, says Mahua Moitra

New Delhi [India], Feb 4 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) lawmaker Mahua Moitra on Monday accused the BJP-led government of betraying the voters who had expressed their faith in it, saying that nobody wants to be part of "us…

BMS Delhi unit chief joins AAP

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Devraj Bhadana, the state unit president of Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), an RSS affiliate, on Monday joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) along with his supporters.The leaders who joined the AAP expressed…

Opposition trying to create a Shaheen Bagh inside Parliament too, says BJP leader

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Amid protests by the Opposition over the amended Citizenship Act in both Houses of Parliament on Monday, BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Shiv Pratap Shukla said that some leaders are trying…

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is first choice of Congress candidates for campaigning

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is the most sought-after leader for campaigning on behalf of Congress candidates in the coming Delhi Assembly elections.According to sources, almost every candidate has se...

BJP plans micro booth management in Delhi; aims individual voters in last leg

By Kumar GauravNew Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has moved its campaign for Delhi Assembly polls from booth level to individual level aiming to target every voter in the national capital.The party's mega…

SP leader Abu Asim Azmi extends support to Sharjeel Imam, hits out at Yogi Adityanath

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Extending support to JNU student Sharjeel Imam, Samajwadi Party leader Abu Asim Azmi on Monday said that the sedition case filed against Imam is "against the Constitution", and added that by the…

Parvesh Verma targets Shaheen Bagh protest, says no question of rolling back CAA

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): BJP MP Parvesh Sahib Singh Verma said on Monday said there was no question of rolling back the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and alleged that there was talk of 'Jihad' and 'Azadi'…

Country has got Lokpal, but Delhi still awaiting: PM Modi hits at Kejriwal

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Launching a blatant attack on Arvind Kejriwal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that people of the national capital are still waiting for Lokpal, which was the main plank of Aam…

Amit Shah holds roadshow in Paharganj ahead of Assembly election

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah on Monday held a roadshow in Paharganj here ahead of Delhi Assembly election due on February 8 in the national capital.Shah greeted the crowd…

PM Modi claims ‘political design’ behind Shaheen Bagh protest, urges people to vote for ‘development’

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing his first election rally here on Monday, said that there was a "political design" behind anti-CAA protests including in the city's Shaheen Bagh, and urged the…

BJP wants to make Delhi Shanti Bagh, says Manoj Tiwari

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Delhi BJP unit president Manoj Tiwari on Monday said that his party wants to make the city-state 'Shanti Bagh' (Garden of Peace) while the rivals want to make entire Delhi a Shaheen…

Delhi poll is Kejriwal versus Truth, says Gautam Gambhir

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): BJP MP Gautam Gambhir on Monday said the Delhi Assembly election is a battle between Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and the truth."To address the pollution issue, the Central government made Eastern and…

Jamia firing part of a plan, gunmen getting encouragement from Union ministers: Owaisi

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said that the firing incidents at Jamia Nagar and Shaheen Bagh is part of a plan and such incidents are likely to occur more frequently now…

AAP to intensify campaign in 70 Assembly constituencies in next three days

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will intensify its campaign by holding public meetings in all 70 Assembly constituencies in the last phase of the election campaigning for Delhi polls scheduled to be held…

Political design behind Jamia, Shaheen Bagh protests to ruin nation’s harmony: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Amid the agitations against Citizenship Amendment Act, National register of Citizens and National Population Registration across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that there is a "political design"...

First time in history, Opposition has complaint with Centre as we took many major decisions: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Citing major decisions, from scrapping of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir to Citizenship Amendment Act, which were taken by his government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that it is…

Opposition stages walkout in LS as MP Parvesh Verma begins speech

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): The opposition staged a walkout in Lok Sabha on Monday as BJP MP from West Delhi Parvesh Verma rose to speak during a discussion on the motion of thanks on the President's…

BJP should rename itself as Nathuram Godse Party, says Congress’ Jaiveer Shergill

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Slamming BJP MP Anantkumar Hegde for his remarks calling freedom struggle led by Mahatma Gandhi a "drama", Congress leader Jaiveer Shergill on Monday said that Gandhi does not need a certificate from…

BJP Parliamentary party meeting to be held tomorrow

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): BJP's Parliamentary Party meeting will be held on February 4 in Parliament.This meeting comes close on the heels of Anantkumar Hegde's controversial remark about Mahatma Gandhi after which many top BJP leaders…

Chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’, Parvesh Verma urges opposition; says it’s symbol of culture, not religion

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): BJP lawmaker Parvesh Sahib Singh Verma on Monday accused the opposition parties of practicing vote bank politics and called upon opposition members to raise the slogan of "Jai Shri Ram" saying it…

I don’t endorse any divisive statement: Chirag Paswan

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) MP Chirag Paswan on Monday said that he does not support language that spread violence in the society."I am an educated youth and don't endorse any statement in…

Those who do such things should be punished: G Kishan Reddy on Jamia University firing incident

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, G Kishan Reddy on Monday, while referring to the last night's firing incident near Jamia Milia Islamia University, said that those who do such things…

Avoiding baton-charge in Shaheen Bagh as women, children sitting on protest, says Manoj Tiwari

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Monday spoke over the Shaheen Bagh sit-in and asserted that the option of baton-charge to remove the protestors has been ruled out due to presence of…

Kejriwal getting Pak support because only he can feed biryani to Shaheen Bagh protestors: Adityanath

New Delhi [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Addressing a rally in Vikaspuri area here in the run-up to the Delhi Assembly polls on February 8, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday said that a Pakistan minister is…