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Narendra Modi greets BJP workers on party’s 40th foundation day, asks them to help the needy as country fights coronavirus outbreak

Narendra Modi also said, “I appeal to BJP karyakartas to follow the guidelines from our party president JP Nadda-ji, help those in need and reaffirm the importance of social distancing” The post Narendra Modi greets BJP workers on party’s 40th foundation day, asks them to help the needy as country fights coronavirus outbreak appeared first […]

Yogi Adityanath slaps NSA on 6 Tablighi Jamaat members quarantined in Ghaziabad, after medical staff complained of misbehaviour

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday invoked the National Security Act (NSA) against six persons from the Tablighi Jamaat, who were in quarantine at MMG District Hospital The post Yogi Adityanath slaps NSA on 6 Tablighi Jamaat members quarantined in Ghaziabad, after medical staff complained of misbehaviour appeared first on Firstpost.

‘We will light diyas, you address economic woes,’ says P Chidambaram after Narendra Modi calls for candlelight vigil on 5 April

P Chidambaram alleged that the Centre has ignored poor amid lockdown and it was expected that the government would announce a financial assistance plan to support them The post ‘We will light diyas, you address economic woes,’ says P Chidambaram after Narendra Modi calls for candlelight vigil on 5 April appeared first on Firstpost.

MP Congress spokeperson defends Tablighi Jamaat organisers in video; BJP, local leaders question party leadership’s silence

While Congress spokesperson Abbas Hafeez’s video defending the Tablighi Jamaat flies in the face of facts, what intrigues political observers is that the Congress leadership has not even responded to the video The post MP Congress spokeperson defends Tablighi Jamaat organisers in video; BJP, local leaders question party leadership’s silence appeared first on Firstpost.

DMK suspends ex-MP KP Ramalingam from primary membership, removes him from all posts for ‘anti-party activities’

‘Ramalingam has been suspended from the primary membership of the party and removed from all party posts he held,’ DMK said in a statement. The post DMK suspends ex-MP KP Ramalingam from primary membership, removes him from all posts for ‘anti-party activities’ appeared first on Firstpost.

Rerun of Ramayan on Doordarshan during 21-day lockdown period may serve dual purpose; keep people at home, boost Hindutva

The retelecast of the serial comes at a time when the nation is under a 21-day lockdown period, which also coincides with the nine-day Navratra. The post Rerun of Ramayan on Doordarshan during 21-day lockdown period may serve dual purpose; keep people at home, boost Hindutva appeared first on Firstpost.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Rahul Gandhi calls for ‘more nuanced, compassionate approach’, says lockdown will devastate county’s poor, weak

He said that the lockdown will devastate the county’s poor and weak The post Coronavirus Outbreak: Rahul Gandhi calls for ‘more nuanced, compassionate approach’, says lockdown will devastate county’s poor, weak appeared first on Firstpost.

P Chidamabaram agreeing with Narendra Modi over COVID-19 marks intersting change in Opposition mindset

For a change, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram is supporting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the measures the Central Government has taken to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. The former finance minister is suddenly playing the role of a constructive opposition leader. He is not vitriolic, not unduly critical and not seeing it […]

21-day lockdown a ‘watershed moment’ in battle against coronavirus, must extend support to Centre, says P Chidambaram

Chidambaram also suggested a 10-point plan to put money in the bank accounts of the poor and the marginalised, including farmers and labourers The post 21-day lockdown a ‘watershed moment’ in battle against coronavirus, must extend support to Centre, says P Chidambaram appeared first on Firstpost.

Madhya Pradesh Economic Offences Wing closes forgery case against Jyotiraditya Scindia and family members

On 12 March, when the Congress was in power in the state, the Economic Offences Wing decided to verify facts afresh into the complaint against Scindia and his family of allegedly indulging in wrongdoing while selling a land in Gwalior in 2009 The post Madhya Pradesh Economic Offences Wing closes forgery case against Jyotiraditya Scindia […]