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  • Amit Shah meets Gajendra Singh's family Yesterday

    Jaipur: BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday met the family of Gajendra Singh, the farmer who allegedly committed suicide at an Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi, at Nangal Jhamarwada village of Dausa district. The BJP leader consoled the grieving family members of Singh, who killed himself on Wednesday. After addressing a...
  • Attack on Ford Foundation organisation by BJP government is shocking: Congress Yesterday

    Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar said that it was absolutely shocking that a noble organization like ford foundation had been attacked by the BJP government. "It was a major contributor to greenpeace revolution," he said. While on the other hand BJP's GVL Narasimha said that FCRA has been violated as...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal regrets rally speech Yesterday

    Speaking for the first time after farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide at the Aam Aadmi Party rally, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal accepted that it was his mistake to continue with his speech despite an attempt by Singh to commit suicide. ...
  • Politics over farmers' suicide, leaders shed crocodile tears to show solidarity Yesterday

    The suicide by a farmer at a rally addressed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has triggered a blame game with political parties attacking each other for the tragedy. ...
  • BJP to fine tune its Bihar election strategy, state MPs and MLAs to meet on Sunday Yesterday

    Patna: In a bid to fine tune its strategy and prepare for the upcoming Bihar Assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party leaders will meet in Patna on Sunday. The meeting will be held at Bihar Legislative Council member Sushil Modi's residence. All BJP MPs and MLAs from Bihar will attend the meeting....
  • Breaking toons: Leaders shed crocodile tears over farmers' suicides 2 days ago

    Tragedy usually unites but political parties are seldom known to have displayed such camaraderie. The suicide of a farmer from Rajasthan at Delhi's Jantar Mantar while the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was holding a rally against the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government has started an ugly and ...
  • Jaitley moves GST Bill for Lok Sabha debate, Opposition walks out 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Amidst uproar from opposition parties, the government on Friday moved a constitutional amendment in the Lok Sabha to allow passage of the Goods and Services Tax Bill. The opposition Congress, the Samajwadi Party (SP), Left, Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) walked out in protest, claiming that...
  • Hit by beef ban, Indian butchers eye Jersey cows 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Battling a beef ban that has threatened their livelihoods, Muslim traders in India are seeking permission to slaughter foreign-origin Jersey cows they think will not be as sacred to the country's majority Hindus as locally bred cattle. Several states led by the Hindu nationalist Baratiya Janata Party of Prime Minister...
  • Digvijaya Singh slams AAP for farmer's suicide in Delhi rally 2 days ago

    Bhopal: Congress general secretary Divijay Singh on Thursday criticised AAP for the farmer suicide during the party rally in Delhi on Wednesday, calling party convener Arvind Kejriwal "insensitive". "Neither the AAP cadre nor police came forward to rescue him. It was very shocking to me that Kejriwal remained so insensitive that...
  • Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar attacks Centre over Land Bill 2 days ago

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who is the driving force of Janata Parivar constituent JD(U), on Thursday attacked the BJP-led government at the Centre over the Land Acquisition Bill and demanded its withdrawal at the earliest. Addressing a function on the birth anniversary of freedom fighter Kuer Singh in Patna,...
  • Gajendra Singh suicide case: 10 major developments of the day 2 days ago

    Gajendra Singh's suicide has led to an ugly war of words between the Bharatiya Janata Party, Congress and Aam Aadmi Party. While Delhi Police has registered an FIR and started investigation, politicians are busy scoring brownie point over the death of Singh, a farmer from Rajasthan's Dausa district. While AAP claims...
  • Promo: CNN-IBN India at 9 2 days ago

    Politics continue to be played over the suicide of farmer Gajendra Singh at Aam Aadmi Party's anti-Land Bill rally in Delhi. The three major parties - Congress, BJP and AAP are blaming each other and Delhi for the tragic incident. ...
  • A 'rejuvenated' Rahul Gandhi gives new hope to the down-and-out Congress 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With one electoral debacle after another and a leadership that seemed all at sea again the aggressive onslaught of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party, the Congress was fast shrinking and losing its relevance across large parts of India. The massive mauling in the 2014 Lok Sabha...
  • Gajendra Singh suicide: Politics over death of a farmer and the mad rush to score brownie points 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Death for a cause always ignites unprecedented agitation all over the world. The same is happening after the 'suicide' of a farmer at an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rally in New Delhi on Wednesday. Gajendra Singh, a farmer reportedly in distress, hanged himself in front of AAP leader...
  • Nothing more important than a human life, says Modi on farmer's suicide 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Amidst uproar over the suicide of a farmer in Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the agriculture community's problems are "old, deep-rooted and widespread". He said that every individual's life is of uptmost importance. Making a statement in Lok Sabha, he said the farmers cannot be left...
  • Uproar in Parliament over farmer's suicide, opposition parties demand action 3 days ago

    The suicide by a farmer during an AAP rally caused an uproar in the both houses of Parliament on Thursday. Forced by the opposition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had to give a statement on the issue. ...
  • AAP MP's jibe at Modi, says 'mann ki baat' can't solve farmer's problems; Speaker expels remark 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Passing the buck to the Bharatiya Janata Party for inaction against assistance to farmers, Aam Aadmi Party MP Bhagwant Mann demanded an immediate action. Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mann said that the issues of farmers cannot be solved just by speaking on radio on...
  • Indians send over 9 lakh e-mails to TRAI on net neutrality 3 days ago

    The net neutrality debate has taken the country by storm. With just a day left for the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) deadline to end, Internet activists and netizens are working hard urging the public to oppose the proposal to allow internet service providers to charge for content. Net neutrality...
  • BJP, AAP shed tears but skip last rites of farmer Gajendra Singh who committed suicide in Delhi 3 days ago

    Jaipur: The last rites of farmer Gajendra Singh who committed suicide at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rally on Wednesday in New Delhi were conducted at his native village in Dausa in Rajasthan in the presence of a large number of villagers but just a few politicians even as Parliament...
  • Live: Nothing more important than a human life, says Modi in Lok Sabha on farmer's suicide 3 days ago

    Farmer suicide issue rocks Parliament, Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge alleges that politicians and police were bystanders to the incident. ...
  • Congress, BJP train guns at AAP over farmer's suicide at rally 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Politics over the death of farmer Gajendra Singh at Aam Aadmi Party's rally in Delhi seems to be growing with every passing minute. Both the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress are training guns at the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi demanding action against the culprits. While the BJP...
  • Gajendra Singh who committed suicide at AAP rally was not just a farmer 3 days ago

    Gajendra Singh, who committed suicide at the Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi was a resident of Dausa in Rajasthan. While there are reports that Singh was a farmer, he was not just a farmer but he was also an active social and political worker. He has even fought Rajasthan...
  • News 360: Farmer commits suicide at AAP's anti-Land Bill rally in Delhi 3 days ago

    A farmer on Wednesday committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's presence at the Aam Aadmi Party's rally here against the Land Bill. ...
  • Rajasthan farmer's suicide at AAP rally sends shockwaves across capital 3 days ago

    In a tragic turn of events, a farmer from Rajasthan committed suicide on Wednesday at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) anti-Land Bill rally in Delhi's Jantar Mantar. The farmer identified as Gajendra Singh, a resident of Nangal Jhamarwada village in Dausa, also left a suicide note stating that he has...
  • No one is taking care of farmers in this country, says Sachin Pilot 3 days ago

    Congress leader Sachin Pilot on Wednesday said that a farmer committing suicide at a public place and that too where a political rally had been organised is a matter of great shame. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 3 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Shouldn't politicians wake up and address the real issues? 3 days ago

    Tragedy usually unites but political parties are seldom known to have displayed such camaraderie. The suicide of a farmer from Rajasthan at Delhi's Jantar Mantar while the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was holding a rally against the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government has started an ugly and bizarre...
  • Blame game over farmer's death 3 days ago

    The suicide of a farmer from Rajasthan at Delhi's Jantar Mantar while the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was holding a rally against the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government has started an ugly and bizarre war of words between different political outfits. ...
  • BJP using farmer's suicide to deflect focus from real issue: AAP 3 days ago

    New Delhi: AAP on Wednesday hit back at BJP for its attack on Arvind Kejriwal for continuing with his speech even as the tragedy of the farmer's suicide unfolded at Jantar Mantar, claiming that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had gone ahead with a rally in Patna even after the venue...