Posts in category: General
Jawaharlal Nehru 56th death anniversary: Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal pay tributes to first PM and ‘architect of modern India’

Several leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, took to social media to pay tributes to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his 56th death anniversary The post Jawaharlal Nehru 56th death anniversary: Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal pay tributes to first PM and ‘architect of modern India’ appeared first on […]

With skill mapping and social security assurance of migrants Yogi Adityanath goes one up in Maharashtra vs Uttar Pradesh slugfest

Independent India has occasionally seen a war of words between two neighbouring states over distribution of river water or a blame game over pollution. The novel coronavirus crisis and the migrant workers’ issue is seeing a fight of a different kind between the governments of two big distantly located states — Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh. […]

‘Congress supporting Maharashtra govt but isn’t key decision-maker’: Rahul Gandhi distances party from COVID-19 situation in state

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Tuesday distanced his party from the worsening COVID-19 situation in Maharashtra saying his party is only supporting the Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government and is not a key decision maker. The post ‘Congress supporting Maharashtra govt but isn’t key decision-maker’: Rahul Gandhi distances party from COVID-19 situation in state appeared […]

Skill mapping is just an excuse for UP govt to draw caste, community estimates of migrant workers returning home

Independent India has occasionally seen a war of words between two neighbouring states over distribution of river water or a blame game over pollution. The novel coronavirus crisis and the migrant workers’ issue is seeing a fight of a different kind between the governments of two big distantly located states — Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh. […]

‘Congress supporting Maharashtra govt but isn’t key decision-maker’: Rahul Gandhi distances party from worsening COVID-19 situation in state

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Tuesday distanced his party from the worsening COVID-19 situation in Maharashtra saying his party is only supporting the Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government and is not a key decision maker. The post ‘Congress supporting Maharashtra govt but isn’t key decision-maker’: Rahul Gandhi distances party from worsening COVID-19 situation in state […]

FIR filed against Congress’ Alka Lamba for calling Narendra Modi, Yogi Adityanath ‘impotent’ in two-year-old video released after Unnao rape case

An FIR has been registered against Congress leader Alka Lamba at Lucknow’s Hazratganj police station over her indecent and objectionable remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath The post FIR filed against Congress’ Alka Lamba for calling Narendra Modi, Yogi Adityanath ‘impotent’ in two-year-old video released after Unnao rape […]

Congress files FIR against Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga over remarks against Rajiv Gandhi over 1984 riots; Sambit Patra says plaint will ‘expose ex-PM’

The BJP hit out at the Congress over registration of an FIR in Chhattisgarh against BJP Delhi unit spokesperson Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga for his remarks against Rajiv Gandhi, and said it will only ‘expose’ the former prime minister The post Congress files FIR against Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga over remarks against Rajiv Gandhi over […]

One year of Narendra Modi Sarkar sequel: 10 wins and defeats worth considering

In many ways the Modi Sarkar 2.0 shouldn’t have had the blood, sweat and tears of the most vulnerable people it is meant to serve. The post One year of Narendra Modi Sarkar sequel: 10 wins and defeats worth considering appeared first on Firstpost.

‘No helicopters, public rallies’: Bihar campaign to go fully digital in COVID-19 era, says Sushil Modi in exclusive interview

Elections are slated to be held in the state of Bihar in October this year. With social distancing norms not likely to go away anytime soon, the election campaign is likely to be an innovative one, and may mark a paradigm shift from the earlier norms. Sushil Kumar Modi, Bihar’s deputy chief minister and the […]

Bihar Assembly polls may see digital platforms being used to the maximum, says Sushil Kumar Modi

Elections are slated to be held in the state of Bihar in October this year. With social distancing norms not likely to go away anytime soon, the election campaign is likely to be an innovative one, and may mark a paradigm shift from the earlier norms. Sushil Kumar Modi, Bihar’s deputy chief minister and the […]