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  • As Congress ups the ante, Modi to address BJP MPs on Government's welfare schemes 14 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday will address a workshop of BJP MPs on how to take the government's "pro-poor" initiatives to the people and counter Congress's mounting attack on the Centre over the land bill which the opposition claims to be "anti-farmer". The one-day workshop coincides with the...
  • Rahul Gandhi meets farmers in Delhi 1 hour 39 minutes ago

    After missing the crucial debates on the Land Acquisition Bill in Parliament, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi finally reached out to farmers. Rahul on Saturday met farmers from different states at his residence. ...
  • Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab to attend Congress rally in Delhi 5 hours 1 minutes ago

    Chandigarh: Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab will participate in Congress's farmers rally in Delhi on Sunday against the Centre's land acquisition bill. "Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab will join the Kisan rally in national capital tomorrow," Punjab Congress Chief Partap Singh Bajwa said in Chandigarh on Saturday. As many as 300 buses...
  • Congress launches website zameenwapsi.com to counter BJP's claims about Land Acquisition Bill 5 hours 10 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Amidst protests over the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, Congress on Saturday launched a website 'zameenwapsi.com' to counter Bharatiya Janata Party's claims regarding the proposedjxc legislation. The website will have all the information regarding Land Bill 2013 version piloted by the Congress and the 2015 one which the BJP-led NDA...
  • Rahul Gandhi will meet farmers from different states on April 18 Yesterday

    New Delhi: Back after his sabbatical, Rahul Gandhi will be meeting delegations of farmers from different states on Saturday and hear their views on the changes being brought in the UPA's land law by the Narendra Modi government. Rahul's meeting with farmers will be held a day before the Congress' 'kisan-khet...
  • With Rahul Gandhi's return, major changes in Congress certain, says Digvijaya Singh Yesterday

    New Delhi: After two-month long break, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is now all set to take party's charge and organisational changes will be seen soon. Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh confirmed that there will be changes in the party. Rahul returned to India on Thursday after his two-month long sabbatical....
  • After Rahul's return, AICC meet today to review preparations for Kisan rally Yesterday

    New Delhi: A day after Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi returned from his nearly two-month sabbatical, the All India Congress Committee (AICC) will meet on Friday to review preparations for the Kisan rally against Land Acquisition Amendment Bill on April 19. Rahul will lead the rally against the Land Bill and...
  • 'Rejuvenated' Rahul gears up to attack Modi, to lead Kisan rally against Land Bill on April 19 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A 'rejuvenated' Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is all set to take on the Narendra Modi government as he will lead the Kisan rally against Land Acquisition Amendment Bill on April 19. Rahul who has returned on Thursday after nearly two-month long sabbatical is believed to have stayed...
  • Rahul Gandhi needs to be seen more, politics cannot be a part time job, says Digvijaya Singh 4 days ago

    New Delhi: With Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi likely to return from his two-month long sabbatical on Wednesday, senior party leaders have been hinting that he may take a more proactive role. Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said Rahul needs to be seen more and politics cannot be taken as...
  • Rahul Gandhi will return from 2-month long sabbatical on April 15: sources 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is set to return from his two-month long sabbatical on April 15, sources said on Monday. The party has confirmed that Rahul will be leading a Kisan rally against the Land Acquisition Bill on April 19. Seeking to put pressure on the Modi...
  • To deflect attention from AAP crisis, Kejriwal plans 2 rallies in Delhi April 8, 2015

    New Delhi: In order to deflect attention from the ongoing crisis in the party, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will hold two rallies in the national capital and highlight the achievements of his government, party sources said. The two rallies will be held on the weekend and the party is working...
  • Rahul Gandhi set to return, Congress gearing up to ensure good show at farmers' rally on April 19 April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: With Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi set to make his first public appearance after a nearly two-month long sabbatical, the party is pulling out all the stops to ensure the success of the farmers' rally called on April 19 to protest against the Land Bill. Seeking to put pressure...
  • Rahul Gandhi to address Congress's Kisan rally on April 19, says Digvijaya Singh April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is likely to address party's Kisan rally against Land Acquisition Bill on April 19, party senior leader Digvijaya Singh said on Monday. Gandhi has been missing from action during the crucial Parliament session. Rahul's whereabouts during the leave period have not been disclosed by...
  • Nun gangrape: Christians to take out solidarity rally March 15, 2015

    Kolkata: To express solidarity with the senior nun who was gangraped at convent school in Nadia district, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Calcutta would take out a rally on Monday. Archbishop of Kolkata Thomas D'Souza said the rally from Allen Park in Park Street is to show their solidarity and sympathy...
  • Vintage cars, motorbikes head out for the 21 Gun Salute International Vintage Car Rally in Delhi, Gurgaon on February 21-22 February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Vintage automobiles including first petrol-fuelled car 'Motorwagen' and rare period motorcycles from golden era of Lambretta to BSA, stole the hearts of people here as heritage enthusiasts took the carefully-preserved beauties out today for a spin. Over 220 rare cars and 7 period two-wheelers were paraded on the 52-km-long...
  • Live: PM Modi promises to legalise unauthorised colonies; says it will not become a poll issue next time February 3, 2015

    Ahead of the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing a poll rally in Rohini area along with the Bharatiya Janata Party candidates for the upcoming elections. ...
  • BJP top guns out on Delhi election campaign, slam AAP and its 49-day government February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: It's the last Sunday before Delhi votes on February 7 to elect a new 70-member Assembly. Facing a stiff challenge from the Aam Aadmi Party, the Bharatiya Janata Party top leadership is out in full force on the streets of Delhi. Just a day after a rally in East...
  • Kiran Bedi and Harsh Vardhan deny reports of any rift: Delhi polls January 21, 2015

    BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi and Union Minister Harsh Vardhan shared stage in Krishna Nagar constituency ahead of the upcoming polls, denying speculations of an alleged rift between both the party leaders. ...
  • AAP relies on star campaigner Arvind Kejriwal: Delhi polls January 21, 2015

    While BJP and Congress have detailed campaign strategies to reach out to voters through various platforms, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is relying on its main face Arvind Kejriwal. They are focusing more on padyatras and direct interactions with voters. ...
  • Pakistan: Around 5000 join rally against Charlie Hebdo for publishing Prophet Mohammed cartoon January 19, 2015

    Lahore: Around 5,000 people rallied against French magazine Charlie Hebdo in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore on Sunday, and the founder of a group banned for terror links urged protesters to boycott French products. Hafiz Saeed, who founded Lashkar-e-Taiba, an organisation banned for launching attacks in neighbouring India, told protesters: "We...
  • No regrets for refusing to allow PM Modi's rally in Varanasi during LS polls: VS Sampath January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Outgoing Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath has no regrets about the decision to go by the district authorities in the high-profile Varanasi constituency where a BJP rally of Narendra Modi was refused during the Lok Sabha polls last year. "The question of avoiding does not arise. Election is an...
  • Delhi elections: Eggs, stone thrown at Arvind Kejriwal January 14, 2015

    New Delhi: An unidentified miscreant on Tuesday threw eggs and a stone at Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal at a rally in Sultanpur Majra Assembly constituency in north west Delhi. Kejriwal was unhurt in the incident. According to a party volunteer, while the AAP chief was holding his third 'jansabha' at...
  • Arvind Kejriwal is not the only anarchist politician; Gandhi was one too, says Yogendra Yadav January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Political reactions poured in over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech at Ramlila Maidan in the national capital on Saturday. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member Yogendra Yadav hit back at Modi and said that the Prime Minister is worried about the growing popularity of the party. Modi in his speech...
  • PM Modi to address rally in poll-bound Delhi today, major announcements expected January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a rally at Ramlila Maidan in poll-bound Delhi on Saturday and is expected to make some major announcements. Both North Delhi Municipal Corporation and Delhi BJP unit were working in tandem to give finishing touches to the arrangements as a "massive crowd" is...
  • Preparations in full swing for PM Modi's mega rally in Delhi January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The preparations for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally on January 10 in the national capital are going on in full swing with the Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party targeting an audience of over one lakh for the event. As many as twelve committees have been constituted by Delhi BJP president...
  • Modi rally serial blasts: NIA frames charges against 11 January 6, 2015

    Patna: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Special Court on Tuesday framed charges against 11 accused, all suspected to be members of banned IM and SIMI, for the serial blasts at Prime Minister (then Gujarat Chief Minister) Narendra Modi's 'Hunkar Rally' at Gandhi Maidan in Patna on October 27, 2013. Six...
  • Delhi polls: AAP to hold road rallies for two days January 3, 2015

    New Delhi: With AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal taking a short break, party candidates will hold road rallies in their constituencies for two days, starting on Saturday. This road show will be undertaken by party candidates on Januray 3 and 4 and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal will not participate in these...
  • Suicide attempt victims need counselling not punishment: PM Modi December 13, 2014

    Kathua: With the government deciding to decriminalise attempt to suicide, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said those who take the extreme step of ending their life need counselling and not punishment. "Why does a person commit suicide? The person who attempts suicide does not need punishment but counselling and empathy,"...
  • Strike call, restrictions cripple normal life across Kashmir as PM Modi visits Srinagar December 8, 2014

    Srinagar: Normal life was on Monday crippled due to a strike called by separatists and curfew like restrictions imposed by the authorities in the Kashmir valley following Prime Minister Narendar Modi's visit to Srinagar to address a rally at Sher-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium. Unprecedented security arrangements have been made in the entire...
  • J&K: Big day for BJP as a party PM visits state after 11 years December 8, 2014

    It is a big day for the Bharatiya Janata Party as Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. A Bharatiya Janata Party prime minister will visit the state after 11 years. He will give tribute to soldiers who were killed during the Friday's terror attack. ...