PADAYATRA

  • Insurance companies denying us our due: Farmers to Rahul Gandhi on padyatra 5 days ago

    Dhamangaon: Setting out on a padyatra on Thursday to meet farmers in the Vidarbha region of the state, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi was told by several of them that insurance companies were engaging in fraud and that the requisite compensation was not paid to them for crop loss. Rahul on...
  • Bardhan hits back at CPI(M) over remarks against his party May 19, 2013

    Hyderabad: Senior CPI leader AB Bardhan on Saturday took exception to some CPI (M) leaders' reported remarks over his party's policies and programmes. Noting that the CPI (M) leaders claimed that his party had no programme or policy, he said, "The CPI continued to work vibrantly on various burning issues...
  • Naidu to begin AP padayatra from Nov 2 October 28, 2011

    HYDERABAD: Three years ahead of the general election, leader of the opposition N Chandrababu Naidu has decided to embark on a statewide padayatra in support of farmers' cause from November 2. It will be the first padayatra by Naidu who has been in politics for 32 years. Though Naidu took a...
  • Congress' Bellary march against Reddys begins July 25, 2010

    Bangalore: Congress on Sunday kickstarted its 320km 'Bellary Chalo Padayatra' from the city to highlight "failure" of the BJP government in Karnataka on various issues, including illegal mining. The 'padayatra' from Bangalore to Bellary was aimed at protecting Karnataka from the "misrule" of the government and to highlight plundering of natural...