Editorial: Cry over CAA

By not attending a meeting of Opposition parties convened by Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday to deliberate on the current political situation following protests against the amended Citizenship Act and the violence on campuses, the BSP, the AAP and the Mamata Banerjee-led TMC have showed that they would not toe the line of Congress. Continue Reading

AAP to skip meet of opposition parties called by Congress

The Aam Aadmi Party will skip today’s opposition party meet called by the Congress against the amended Citizenship Act and the proposed NRC, senior party leader Sanjay Singh said. Continue Reading

Siddaramaiah resigns as CLP leader in Karnataka

Senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today resigned as the Congress Legislature Party leader, taking moral responsibility for the party’s poor show in the Assembly bypolls. Continue Reading

Protests by opposition force LS Speaker to adjourn proceedings for day

Vehement protests by opposition members, especially those from the Congress, in the Lok Sabha over the political crisis in Maharashtra forced adjournment of the House proceedings for the day today, with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi dubbing the developments in the state as “murder of democracy”. Continue Reading

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: SC seeks latest status report from CBI

The Supreme Court today sought within four weeks the latest status report from the CBI-led Multi Disciplinary Monitoring Agency (MDMA) on its probe into unravelling a larger conspiracy behind the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. Continue Reading