Centre ensured funds reached poor: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today insisted that his government has taken measures to weed out middlemen from the system to ensure that the ‘entire funds flowing from the Centre percolates to the poor.’ 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

All is fair in…

Soon after the Supreme Court dismissed the Centre’s ‘preliminary objections’ Wednesday, 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 have started describing it as a big blow to the Union government. Continue Reading

2019 polls good opportunity to oust 2 govts, says CPI leader Raja (video)

In an exclusive interview to News Today TV, CPI national secretary D Raja said the people of Tamilnadu will use the opportunity of ousting two governments – the BJP government at the Centre and the AIADMK government in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Vijayakanth releases video, says he will join campaign soon

Today, appearing in a video, Vijayakanth said he was doing well and that he would undertake electioneering soon on the advice of his doctors. Continue Reading

2019 elections: BJP manifesto promises more sops for farmers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with party president Amit Shah and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, released the ruling BJP’s manifesto, called Sankalp Patra (Document of Promises), for the 2019 general elections. Continue Reading

A cash-plus economy

In a shameful first, in 2016 TN Assembly elections, polling in two constituencies was put off due to the ‘pernicious effect of money power’, to quote the EC. 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