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Kerala CM says Centre trying to ‘strangulate’ co-operative sector

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday said the co-operative sector is a great alternative in modern times, but the laws formulated by the union government show “concerted effort” to eliminate the sector itself. Vijayan, while inaugurating the 68th All India Cooperative Week celebrations, said the central government was...

Nov 15 · >

Priyanka Gandhi rules out alliance, says Cong will win

  Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday ruled out any chances of a pre-poll alliance with other political parties for Uttar Pradesh assembly elections due next year. “If Congress has to win, it will win on its own,” the 49-year-old said. Addressing the Congress party’s ‘Pratigya Sammelan-Lakshya...

Nov 15 · >

Amravati curfew extended to four towns

The curfew in Maharashtra’s Amravati city was expanded on Sunday to include four more towns in the district after local BJP leaders staged a protest during a bandh, police said. Meanwhile, a total of 50 people were arrested by the police in connection with back to back incidents of...

Nov 15 · >

Rahul Gandhi alleges Karnataka Bitcoin scam cover-up

The Congress on Saturday alleged a multi-crore Bitcoin scam and its cover-up by the BJP government in Karnataka and demanded that an independent investigation be conducted into the matter by a Supreme Court-monitored SIT. Former party chief Rahul Gandhi alleged that the scam is big but the cover-up is...

Nov 14 · >

NCB seeks voice sample of Nawab Malik’s son-in-law

The Narcotics Control Bureau has moved a special court here seeking permission to obtain voice samples of NCP leader Nawab Malik’s son-in-law Sameer Khan and two others in a drugs case. Sameer Khan, along with two others, was arrested in the case in January this year but the special...

Nov 14 · >

Amit Shah says UP poll will set stage for 2024

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday told nearly 700 BJP workers in Varanasi in over an hour-long address that the BJP’s win in the Uttar Pradesh elections is “very important for the nation” and the victory in 2022 will pave the way for the party’s victory in 2024...

Nov 13 · >

Karnataka to have anti-conversion law

  Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday said the state will soon have an anti-religious conversion law. Speaking to reporters, Bommai said, “The state government is studying related laws enacted by other states and soon anti-conversion legislation will be formulated.” He was replying to a query on the...

Nov 13 · >

After Gehlot, Sachin Pilot meets Sonia Gandhi

Congress MLA Sachin Pilot on Friday arrived to meet Sonia Gandhi at her residence in Delhi, a day after the party chief met Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot amid reports of a cabinet expansion to end the protracted power struggle between the duo in the state. The former deputy...

Nov 12 · >

Now a tractor rally by BJP Kisan Morcha with eye on poll

In an attempt to woo farmers unhappy over the three new farm laws, the ruling BJP will be starting a statewide tractor rally in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the 2022 assembly election. The BJP Kisan Morcha will be managing the rally, which is being held from November 16 to...

Nov 12 · >

Salman Khurshid ‘book bomb’ gives BJP ammo for UP polls

The turmoil over Salman Khurshid’s book doesn’t seem to be ending. It has brought out the differences within the Congress once again. In a statement, Ghulam Nabi Azad has disagreed with Khurshid’s purported comparison of Hindutva and ISIS. “We may not agree with Hindutva as a political ideology distinct...

Nov 12 · >