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  • Why Congress leaders are not ready for inquiry: Gadkari

    BJP president Nitin Gadkari has said while he was willing to face any inquiry in the wake of allegations of floating shell companiesmade against him but asked why Congress leaders in line of fire were not coming forward to face similar enquiry. “I am ready to face any inquiry on the basis of allegations levelled […]

    CPI to support any resolution in Parl against FDI

    The CPI has said it would support any resolution in Parliament to oppose the government’s decision on FDI in retail, maintaining that a majority of MPs were against the measure. “The CPI will support all moves to disapprove the economic measures announced by the government recently, particularly to allow FDI in retail, insurance and pensions, […]

    Congress rally on Sunday

    Faced with all-round attack, the Congress is expected to launch its counter-offensive at a rally in New Delhi on Sunday in whichPrime Minister Manmohan Singh, party president Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi would be the star speakers. Sunday’s rally is also expected to set the agenda for the party’s one-day brainstorming session at Surajkund on […]

    Probe the Congress ‘loan’, demands BJP

    The BJP  today demanded a probe into the Congress party providing an interest-free loan to Associated Journals Ltd and said thatthe ruling party should answer questions on major issues of corruption. Party spokesperson Nirmala Sitharaman also criticized the Oct 28 ministry reshuffle saying the Congress party had only brought back corrupt ministers. Addressing a press […]

    Those opposing FDI in retail are confused: Ajit Singh

    Allowing foreign direct investment in retail sector will benefit farmers, and those who are opposing it are confused, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said on Wednesday. “Those who are opposing FDI in retail are confused, they don’t know what they are opposing about and why. FDI will establish a chain, from farms to customers, and […]

    Sonia Gandhi kicks off poll campaign in Gujarat

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi has said the decision of FDI in retail would eliminate the middlemen and help farmers and consumers of the country, she asserted that FDI in retail is in the interest of farmers and also questions BJP’s doublespeak on corruption. Addressing a farmers rally at Rajkot in Gujarat, Gandhi said, political parties opposing it are […]

    Uncle Vs Nephew: Sharad accepts resignation of Ajit

    Union Agriculture Minister and NCP Chief Sharad Pawar has accepted the resignation of Maharashtra’s Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar. The decision was announced today after Sharad Pawar held a meeting of the NCP Legislature Party at Mumbai’s Vidhan Bhawan. Union Minister for Heavy Industries, Praful Patel and Supriya Sule were also present in the meeting. […]

    BJP Amends Party Constitution To Help Gadkari Continue

    BJP today amended its constitution enabling the party president, state and district unit chiefs to get a second term. BJP president Nitin Gadkari completes his present tenure in December. Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh moved the resolution to amend Article 21 of the party constitution and the proposal was seconded by M Venkaiah Naidu. The […]

    Maha Crisis: Uncle Meets To Appease Nephew

    Ahead of a crucial meeting of NCP legislature party to discuss the resignation of Ajit Pawar, party president Sharad Pawar on Friday met the deputy Chief Minister whose stepping down has plunged the Congress-NCP coalition government in Maharashtra into a crisis. The meeting is underway at the Worli residence of Union Minister Praful Patel. Ajit […]

    NCP to be with Cong in Maha and UPA at Centre

    NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Wednesday reaffirmed his party’s support to Congress at the Centre and at Maharashtra, where a crisis has erupted in the wake of Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s resignation. “We continue to support the government in Maharashtra and Delhi, we do not want destability,” Pawar told reporters in Kolkata. Asked whether […]