Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee talks to Rahul

India should come out with a large enough stimulus package to revive demand, Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee said today, asserting that putting cash in the hands of people would be the best way to boost the economy post lockdown. Continue Reading

Congress questions “sudden” transfer of HC Judge Muralidhar

The Congress today hit out at the government over the transfer of Delhi High Court Judge S Muralidhar, alleging that the Modi dispensation was waging a battle of revenge against the judiciary. Continue Reading

Reservation policy facing peril after BJP came to power: Stalin

DMK president M K Stalin today alleged that the policy of providing reservation was facing peril ever since the BJP assumed office at the Centre. Continue Reading

NPR, NRC will be more disastrous than demonetisation: Rahul Gandhi

Attacking the government over the issue of the National Population Register (NPR) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today said these exercises will be more disastrous than the note ban in November 2016. Continue Reading

EC seeks report over Rahul Gandhi’s ‘Rape in India’ remark

The Election Commission has sought a factual report from poll authorities in Jharkhand over the “Rape in India” remark of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi made at a rally in the poll-bound state last week. Continue Reading

Rahul, Priyanka meet Chidambaram in Tihar Jail

Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra met former Finance Minister P Chidambaram at Tihar Jail today. Continue Reading

European Union MPs delegation in Kashmir

A delegation of 23 European Union MPs arrived here today for a first-hand assessment of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir following the revocation of the state’s special status under Article 370. Continue Reading

Rahul meets Kerala CM on night traffic ban on NH

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi met Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in New Delhi today and apprised him of the hardships faced by people of Wayanad due to the night traffic ban on the national highway passing through Bandipur Tiger Reserve in Karnataka. Continue Reading

Political leaders rally around ISRO, say no need to lose heart

Morale boosting messages poured in from various quarters for ISRO as several leaders asked the space agency not to get disheartened after Chandrayaan-2’s Vikram lander lost contact with ground stations minutes before its planned touchdown on the lunar surface. Continue Reading