Legislations to limit US’ dependency on China-made pharmaceuticals

US lawmakers have introduced legislations in both chambers of the Congress to reduce country’s dependency on China-made pharmaceuticals, arguing that the ongoing coronavirus crisis has exposed America’s vulnerability in this regard. Continue Reading

RS adjourned amid ruckus, to reassemble on 11 March

Yet again today Rajya Sabha proceedings were adjourned amid protests and sloganeering by members of the Congress and other Opposition parties over the Delhi violence. Continue Reading

HC asks cops to vacate anti-CAA protesters

Madras High Court today asked the police to vacate anti-CAA protesters who were agitating without prior permission. Continue Reading

RS adjourned after opposition protests over Delhi violence

Rajya Sabha proceedings today have been adjourned till 2 pm after the entire opposition vociferously protested over the issue of communal violence in the national capital, with members alleging that the government slept while Delhi burnt. Continue Reading

Congress, AAP politicising violence in Delhi: BJP

The BJP today accused the Congress and the AAP of “politicising” the riots in the national capital and claimed that attempts to instigate violence had been made for two months after Congress president Sonia Gandhi gave the call for ‘aar yaa par’ (fight to the finish) in December last year. 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

Editorial: Time for introspection

By conveniently forgetting, or ignoring, the fact that it was completely routed in Delhi, which was once its bastion, the Congress is celebrating the defeat of the BJP in the Assembly elections held in the capital recently. When compared to the BJP, which has improved its performance, the Congress’ show is dismal and devastating. Continue Reading

Trolling trios: BJP, AAP & Cong fight on social media for Delhi elections

With Delhi Elections underway, three major parties: BJP, AAP and Congress have been caught in a whirlpool of memes and videos targeted against each other. Continue Reading

Government has started on wrong foot on CDS appointment

The Congress today raised several questions over the appointment of Gen Bipin Rawat as the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), saying the government has started on a ‘wrong foot’ on the issue Continue Reading

Congress, allies driven by lust for power: Modi

Mounting a blistering attack on the Congress-JMM-RJD alliance in Jharkhand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today alleged their “self-seeking” past governments were driven by the “lust for power” and exploited the mineral-rich State’s resources while neglecting its people. Continue Reading