Met Top BJP Leaders, Says Babul Supriyo After ‘Quitting Politics’, Dilip Ghosh Calls it ‘Theatrics’

A day after kicking off a political storm over his announcement to quit politics over Facebook, former Union minister and BJP leader Babul Supriyo on Sunday said he has met top leaders of the saffron party, but was yet to take a call on his next course of action. The Asansol MP told a TV […]

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‘Himanta Biswa Sarma Has Made it an Ego Issue’: Meghalaya MP Wants Central Intervention on Assam-Mizoram Border Row

Talking about the Assam-Mizoram conflict, Congress Lok Sabha MP from Meghalaya Vincent Pala said Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has “made it an ego issue”, while asking the Centre to convene and resolve the issue in a letter written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Pala, in a letter to PM Modi said: “For reasons […]

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Assam Congress MLA Sushanta Borgohain Joins BJP, Meets CM Himanta Biswa Sarma

Two-time Congress MLA Sushanta Borgohain on Sunday joined the BJP and said that he was “not happy with the prevailing atmosphere” in the grand-old party. He is the second Congress MLA to quit in less than three months of the second BJP-led government returning to power in Assam. Four-time MLA Rupjyoti Kurmi, who was the […]

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Abhishek Banerjee to Visit Tripura on Monday to Chalk Out Plans for TMC

Abhishek Banerjee, TMC national general secretary and nephew of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, will on Monday visit Tripura as part of the outreach campaign in the BJP-ruled state. The visit comes days after a controversy had erupted over “house arrest” of poll strategist Prashant Kishor’s I-PAC team in a hotel in Agartala by […]

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Maha Govt Committed to Keeping Economic Cycle Moving Amid Covid-19 Pandemic: CM Thackeray

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said the state government was committed to ensuring that the economic and development cycle keeps moving despite the Covid-19 pandemic. Speaking at the inauguration of the Ghatkopar-Mankhurd flyover, Thackeray said the development and economic cycle had regained momentum and will keep moving. The 3-km flyover is expected to […]

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TMC No 2 Abhishek Banerjee to Visit Tripura Monday, Hold Meeting with Party Members

As part of the outreach campaign in BJP-ruled Tripura, TMC National General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee will on Monday visit the north-eastern state, where the party claims it has a sizeable support base. The visit of Banerjee, nephew of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and defacto number two in the party, comes day after a controversy had […]

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Assam-Mizoram Dispute: NE States’ Borders to Be Demarcated Though Satellite Imaging: Centre

The Centre has decided to demarcate boundaries of the Northeastern states through satellite imaging to settle inter-state border disputes that are often becoming a cause of concern and sometimes even leading to violence. Two senior government functionaries said the task has been given to the North Eastern Space Application Centre (NESAC), a joint initiative of […]

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‘Language of Intimidation Won’t be Tolerated’: Maha CM Thackeray Warns Opponents

He made the statement in the wake of BJP legislator Prasad Lad's reported remarks that if needed, the Shiv Sena Bhavan, the headquarters of Thackeray-led party in central Mumbai, would be demolished. Speaking at the inauguration of the BDD Chawls redevelopment project here, Thackeray referred to his three-party Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) dispensation as a […]

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Health Min Mansukh Mandaviya Hits Back at Rahul Gandhi for Questioning Vaccine Availability

In a response to Gandhi’s tweet questioning the availability of vaccines last month, Mandaviya said more than 13 crore doses were administered in July and the drive is going to accelerate this month. The minister asked Gandhi to join everyone in feeling proud about the work done by the country’s health workers. PTI Last Updated:August […]

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Amit Shah Visits Kalyan Singh at Lucknow Hospital to Enquire About His Health

The hospital said Shah, accompanied by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Minister of Medical Education Suresh Khanna, called on Singh in the afternoon and enquired about his health and wished for his speedy recovery. (Image: Twitter) The 89-year-old Kalyan Singh, a BJP veteran who has also served as a governor of Rajasthan, was admitted to […]

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