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UP Cong leaders join TMC, Mamata promises visit

Two senior Congress leaders of Uttar Pradesh, including party stalwart Kamalpati Tripathi’s grandson, on Monday joined the Trinamool Congress, while West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said she is likely to visit that poll-bound state after the Chhat Puja. The two leaders, Rajeshpati Tripathi and his son Lalitpati Tripathi,...

Oct 26 · >

Amarinder posts photos of Pak friend with Sushma Swaraj

Chandigarh: Former Punjab Chief Minster Amarinder Singh put up a spirited defence of his friend, Pakistani defence journalist Aroosa Alam, after state Home Minister Sukhjinder Randhawa’s threat of investigating her for links with the Pakistan intelligence agency ISI. Posting more than 10 photographs of the journalist with Indian dignitaries...

Oct 26 · >

‘Order’ asking UP health dept staff to watch PM event alleged

The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Monday cited a purported order issued by the Varanasi district magistrate, instructing the health workers to watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s programme in the district over television and other modes. Chief Medical Officer Dr BB Singh said there was an order from the above...

Oct 26 · >

Delhi Cong begins ‘Pol Khol Yatra’ ahead of civic polls

Ahead of next year’s municipal corporation elections, the Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee on Monday commenced the ‘Pol Khol Yatra’ to expose the “empty promises” of the Narendra Modi government at the Centre and the AAP dispensation in Delhi. DPCC president Anil Chaudhary along with other Congress workers took to...

Oct 26 · >

Modi to launch Swasth Bharat Yojana during UP visit today

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Uttar Pradesh on Monday. According to the Prime Minister’s office, at around 10.30 am in Siddharthnagar, PM Modi will inaugurate nine medical colleges in Uttar Pradesh. “Subsequently, at around 1.15 pm in Varanasi, Prime Minister will launch Pradhan Mantri...

Oct 25 · >

Amarinder seen in Hindu-wooing gambit

Former Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh’s announcement to float a new party and ally with the BJP has set tongues wagging about his intentions ahead of the 2022 assembly election. Many in the Congress believe that Captain is trying to woo Hindus in urban areas, who make up...

Oct 25 · >

China’s has a new Delta-driven Covid outbreak

China’s new Covid-19 infections will increase in coming days and the areas affected by the epidemic may continue to expand, a health official said. The current outbreak in China is caused by the delta variant from overseas, Wu Liangyou, an official at the National Health Commission, said at a...

Oct 25 · >

Lalu Yadav’s homecoming capped by family drama

Patna: Although Bihar politician Lalu Yadav’s homecoming after three years was capped by his elder son Tej Pratap Yadav washing his feet outside his home, the fetching moment came only after a day of dramatic walkouts and heated statements. Tej Pratap, who has been decisively overtaken by brother Tejashwi...

Oct 25 · >

MP Cong loses another MLA to BJP

In yet another jolt to the opposition Congress in Madhya Pradesh, party MLA Sachin Birla on Sunday joined the ruling BJP, days before the bypolls to Khandwa Lok Sabha seat and three Assembly constituencies in the state. He is the 27th Congress legislator to have joined the BJP since...

Oct 24 · >