Five-member Congress delegation calls on President Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan

A five-member Congress delegation on Wednesday met President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan. The delegation comprised of Mallikarjun Kharge, AK Antony, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. “A delegation of the Indian National Congress leaders comprising Shri Mallikarjun Kharge, Shri A.K. Antony, Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad, Shri Rahul Gandhi and Smt Priyanka […]

Lakhimpur Kheri incident: Congress delegations meets President Kovind, seeks probe by SC judges

A Congress delegation, led by Rahul Gandhi, met President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in the national capital to put forward their demand for an independent enquiry by two sitting judges of the Supreme Court in the Lakhimpur Kheri incident. The delegation also demanded the removal […]

Rahul Gandhi should lead Congress, I urge him to take charge: Siddaramaiah before CWC meeting

Former Karnataka Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah extended his support to party leader Rahul Gandhi while echoing his long standing demand for Gandhi to take over the post of party president. “I have been saying for (a) long time that Rahul Gandhi should lead (the) Congress party. I urge him to take charge at […]

BJP is committed to bring justice in Lakhimpur Kheri incident, will not rest until then: Gaurav Bhatia

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national spokesperson Gaurav Bhatia on Saturday stressed that it is the party’s commitment to bring justice to victims’ families in the Lakhimpur Kheri incident. “It is our commitment to bring justice in the Lakhimpur Kheri case. Only after getting justice, we will now sit in peace. The first procedure while following the course […]

Independent MLA from Uttarakhand’s Bhimtal joins BJP

Ahead of the Assembly elections in Uttarakhand scheduled for next year, independent MLA from Bhimtal Ram Singh Kaira on Friday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Kaira joined BJP in presence of Union Minister Smriti Irani at the party headquarters in the national capital. Meanwhile, BJP leader Sabyasachi Dutta on Wednesday joined Trinamool Congress (TMC). (ANI)

Congress leader Kapil Sibal questions PM Modi’s silence on Lakhimpur Kheri incident

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for being silent over the Lakhimpur Kheri violence that happened on October 3 in which eight people, including four farmers, were killed. In a tweet posted on Friday, Sibal asked a series of questions. He tweeted, “Modiji, why are you silent? Had you been in opposition, […]

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut lashes out at BJP, asks whether UP is in Pakistan

Lashing out at the BJP government, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut questioned whether Uttar Pradesh is Pakistan as Indians are stopped from entering the state, adding that the administration is imposing Section 144 in the Lakhimpur Kheri but detaining opposition leaders in Lucknow. Speaking to ANI on Lakhimpur Kheri violence […]