Jharkhand Cong MLAs discuss cabinet berths with Sonia, Rahul

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Newly elected Congress legislators of Jharkhand met Sonia and Rahul Gandhi here on Friday amid talk of cabinet expansion in the state which is likely to take... Read more »

Swatantra Dev Singh to be elected unopposed as UP BJP chief

Lucknow, Jan 16 (IANS) UP BJP President Swatantra Dev Singh is all set to be elected unopposed to his post. He is the sole candidate to have filed nomination for the post... Read more »

Pradhan reiterates demand for OBC, SEBC reservation in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Jan 15 (IANS) Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday reiterated his request to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for reservations of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in government jobs and educational... Read more »

Congress-ruled states may pass resolution against CAA

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The Congress-ruled states are likely to pass resolutions against the Citizenship Amendment Act in the coming weeks and also halt the process of National Population Register. Party... Read more »

Plea against SC judgment in Bengal Madarsah case about minority institutions rights

Source: Sabrangindia.in The judgment declared valid law, few provisions of which were held to be unconstitutional by the Calcutta High Court on two occasions Jan13, Contai Rahmania High Madrasah filed a plea... Read more »

Pradhan seeks reservation for OBC, SEBC in jobs, education

Jan 12 (IANS) Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday requested the Odisha government to implement Other Backward Classes (OBC) quota in government jobs and educational institutions. The response of Pradhan came a... Read more »

Delhi Congress’ Jagdish Yadav joins AAP

New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Former Delhi Youth Congress President Jagdish Yadav on Saturday joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the presence of party National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal. In a statement,... Read more »

Mid-day meal in madrasas among BJP’s wishlist to Nirmala

By Anindya Banerjee  New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman received an unusual suggestion from the BJP – to consider making budgetary provisions to start mid-day meals in madrasas across... Read more »

SP, BSP condemn JNU attack, seek judicial probe

Lucknow, Jan 6 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati have condemned the violence inside the Jawaharlal Nehru University in which students and teachers were attacked... Read more »

Akhilesh meets family of CAA protest victim in Lucknow

Lucknow, Jan 5 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav, on Sunday, met the family of Mohd Wakeel, who had lost his life in anti-CAA protests in Lucknow on December 19. Wakeel had... Read more »

Thousands turn up to wish Kalyan Singh on his birthday

Lucknow, Jan 5 (IANS) The 88th birthday of senior BJP leader Kalyan Singh was celebrated with much fanfare with thousands of party workers thronging his Mall Avenue residence here to wish their... Read more »

Will not spare any corrupt officer, Akhilesh on IPS vs IPS

By Sanjeev Kumar Singh Chauhan  New Delhi/Lucknow, Jan 4 (IANS) Samajwadi Party national president Akhilesh Yadav has lashed out at the Yogi Adityanath government of Uttar Pradesh over the alleged nexus in... Read more »

DMK submits memorandum to PM on 16 Tamil Nadu issues

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Dravida Munnetra Kazhgam (DMK) on Wednesday handed over Prime Minister Narendra Modi a memorandum on 16 issues calling it “crucial” for Tamil Nadu, and demanded immediate... Read more »

DMK submits memorandum to PM on 16 Tamil Nadu issues

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Dravida Munnetra Kazhgam (DMK) on Wednesday handed over Prime Minister Narendra Modi a memorandum on 16 issues calling it “crucial” for Tamil Nadu, and demanded immediate... Read more »

Infiltrators will be extradited by 2024 using NRC

Ranchi, Dec 2 (IANS) Union Home Minister and BJP President Amit Shah on Monday said that all “ghuspetia” (infiltrators) in the country would be extradited by 2024 by implementing the National Register... Read more »

‘Creamy layer’ concept not applicable to SC/ST

New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Centre on Monday sought a review of the Supreme Court verdict in 2018 on the exclusion of the “creamy layer” within the Scheduled Castes (SC) and... Read more »

Akhilesh focuses on OBCs for 2022 UP assembly polls

Lucknow, Nov 29 (IANS) For the 2022 Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, the Samajwadi Party (SP) has its eyes firmly fixed on the Other Backward Classes (OBC) vote bank. The party mainly... Read more »

Maoists have been wiped out from Jharkhand

Chatra (Jharkhand), Nov 28 (IANS) Union Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday said that the Maoists have been wiped out from Jharkhand during BJP’s rule. He was addressing a... Read more »

Congress leaders’ expulsion takes casteist turn

Lucknow, Nov 27 (IANS) The controversy over the expulsion of 10 senior Congress leaders from the party in Uttar Pradesh has now taken a casteist turn with a section of leaders claiming... Read more »

Cong begins to reach out to UP Brahmins

Lucknow, Nov 26 (IANS) Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) focuses on the Other Backward Class (OBC) and Dalits for the 2022 Assembly elections, the Congress has started reaching out to... Read more »