Congres

  • Rajnath hits out at Congress, says it's responsible for poverty in the country 11-04-2014 08:22 AM

    BJP president Rajnath Singh on Friday said Congress is responsible for the poverty in the country. "Congress has ruled the country for over 55 years including the last ten years as the main constituent of United Progressive Alliance government, still India is considered a poor country in the world economic...
  • Congress to observe state-wide bandh on March 1 over PEB scam 01-03-2014 12:11 AM

    Congress in Madhya Pradesh will enforce a day-long state-wide bandh on Saturday to press for its demand for a CBI inquiry into the alleged scam in the Professional Examination Board (PEB). State Congress chief Arun Yadav told reporters that the Madhya Pradesh PEB scam had "ruined" the future of scores...
  • Assembly polls: Few tickets for women leaders in BJP, Cong 10-11-2013 02:53 PM

    Even as both the ruling BJP and Opposition Congress in Madhya Pradesh have been making claims of bringing forward women in politics, the parties have allotted few tickets to the fair sex for the November 25 Assembly elections. The Congress has given tickets to 23 women, which is 10 %...
  • Locals not left with any land in Gurgaon: Congress MP 16-08-2013 01:56 PM

    Congres MP Rao Inderjit Singh claimed that there has been a change in nearly 80,000 acres of land in Gurgaon alone. The land is taken from agriculture and used for industry or education. He said that 54,000 acres out of 80,000 acres have been used for industry. ...
  • West Bengal: Results for Howrah by-poll to be announced today 05-06-2013 08:20 AM

    Kolkata: By-poll result for the Howrah constituency in West Bengal, which went in for polling on Sunday, will be announced on Wednesday. The election has been necessitated following the death of Trinamool Congress MP Ambika Banerjee on April 25. This will be the acid test for Trinamool Congress as it...
  • Anna to take vow of silence, skip UP yatra 15-10-2011 03:26 PM

    New Delhi: Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare on Saturday said that he would take a vow of silence to regain his health. "I have not regained full health after my fast. So to regain my health back, I have decided to keep silence from tomorrow onwards," said Hazare. "My silence will...
  • BJP hits Govt hard over Maken's CWG statement 09-08-2011 10:50 PM

    New Delhi: Sports Minister Ajay Maken's statement on appointment of Suresh Kalmadi as OC Chairman created pandemonium inside Parliament and outside as well on Tuesday as the BJP cornered the UPA Government on the issue of corruption in the Commonwealth Games. Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitely and...
  • CWG: Kalmadi issue embarrasses both Cong, BJP 03-08-2011 06:54 PM

    New Delhi: Suresh Kalmadi's elevation as Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chief is proving to be an embarrassment for both the Congress and the BJP. For the past 24 hours, sports minister Ajay Maken has been trying his best to lay the entire responsibility for appointment Suresh Kalmadi as OC chairman...
  • Govt defends PM, blames NDA over Kalmadi row 03-08-2011 12:19 AM

    New Delhi: In a surprise move, the Government on Tuesday stepped in to defend Prime Minister in the CWG row, even though the CAG report on the Commonwealth Games has yet to be tabled in Parliament. Sports Minister Ajay Maken, while defending the Prime Minister, squarely blamed the NDA for...
  • Trinamool Congress fighting for a tweet victory 13-03-2011 09:59 AM

    Kolkata: The winds of change is now blowing through the bandwidth of cyber space. First Tunisia, then Egypt - regimes have been toppled by the power of what we call the new media. An internet revolution is also what Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee is hoping for to oust the...
  • Sony unveils PlayStation smartphone 14-02-2011 12:59 PM

    Barcelona: Sony Ericsson unveiled on Sunday its long-awaited PlayStation smartphone, taking video game console wars to cellphones. Sony's PlayStation, on the Sony Ericsson's new Xperia Live phone, will take on Microsoft's Xbox Live, available on Windows Phone 7. The launch came just two days after Microsoft's Windows Phone got a...
  • Rahul Gandhi: A coming of age 05-01-2010 11:05 AM

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