Tamilnadu MPs take oath in Tamil in Parliament, raise slogans

Apart from the DMK MPs, Congress and Communist MPs and the AIADMK MP also took the oath in Tamil. But the slogans they raised after taking the oath were different for each one of them. Continue Reading

Jagan Mohan to have 5 Deputy CMs in Andhra Pradesh Cabinet

The Chief Minister held a meeting of the YSR Congress Legislature Party at his residence here in the morning where he announced the decision to appoint five Deputy Chief Ministers. Accordingly, one each from SC, ST, BC, minority and Kapu communities would be made Deputy CMs. Continue Reading

Election fallout: What’s happening in AIADMK-BJP alliance?

Amidst reports that there is a rift in the AIADMK-BJP alliance after it managed to win just one seat in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha elections, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has sought to play it down by claiming that “all is well” between the partners. Continue Reading

Karnataka BJP to hold protest against govt over drought situation

Yeddyurappa would be visiting Badami, Hungund, Koppal, Lingasugur, Yadgir and Gurmitkal among others to understand the drought situation and to meet officials to collect information on water availability, fodder and work being undertaken under MNREGA. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Most exit polls point to NDA returning to power

Most exit polls conducted by TV news channels predict a win for the National Democratic Alliance at the Centre and a return of the BJP rule in India. Continue Reading

Rafale remarks

Last week, soon after the Supreme Court dismissed the Centre’s ‘preliminary objections’, allowing the admissibility of three documents in the Rafale deal as evidence in re-examining the review petitions filed against its 14 December judgement, Opposition leaders started describing it as a big blow to the Union government. Continue Reading

BJP leader chants ‘Kamal, Kamal, Kamal…’ 40 times in UP

“Aapko sochna hoga ki kamal chahiye ya kya chahiye,’ (You will have to think whether you want kamal or something else) he says in the video, before repeating, ‘Kamal, Kamal, Kamal…’ over 40 times at a stretch in the one-minute video, leaving the audience amused. Continue Reading

People have right to know about casualties in air strikes: Shiv Sena

The Sena said, “Where did the 300-kg RDX used in Pulwama attack come from? How many terrorists were killed in our strikes on terror camps? Discussions over these will happen till the last days of polls because before the Pulwama attack, inflation, unemployment and Rafale jet deal were the burning issues for the Opposition.” Continue Reading