Tag Archives: Congress

Gujarat Assembly hikes MLA’s salary by 64%

The Gujarat Assembly on Wednesday passed a bill to provide salary hike by 64%, i.e. at least Rs.45000, to its MLAs and those of ministers, the speakers, the Deputy Speaker, and the Leader of the Opposition by 54%. Reportedly, the monthly pay of the MLAs will be hiked to Rs.1.16 lakh against the current pay […]

Congress claims to form Government in Goa after CM’s health leave

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has been suffering from poor health concerns and has been in and out of hospitals for treatment since last few months. Congress has alleged that the administration had collapsed and along with 14 MLAs, staked claim to form the government. Opposition party submitted a letter at Raj Bhavan on Monday. […]

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Alleges CBI to help Vijay Mallya Escape

Congress President Rahul Gandhi has claimed that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had helped fugitive tycoon Vijay Mallya to escape successfully from the country by changing the “detain” notice to “inform”. He also made allegations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi claiming that it was inconceivable without his approval. Allegations have flown thick and fast […]

Supreme Court asks states to implement mob lynching orders within a week

The Supreme Court on Friday took exception of the fact that only 9 out of 29 states and 2 of the 7 union territories have so far submitted records in compliance with its order directing states to take actions to deal with mob lynching and cow vigilantism matters. he bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, […]

Karnataka Municipal polls: Congress leads with 954 seats, BJP 905 seats

Karnataka’s Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) election results are scheduled to be out today with counting set to begin at 8am. Voting was held in 21 out of 30 districts of Karnataka for a total of 105 municipal bodies. Congress is leading with 954 seats while BJP had 905 seats and the Janata Dal Secular (JDS) […]

“Less than 6 hours left”, Rahul Gandhi reminds Arun Jaitley over Rafale deal

Congress President Rahul Gandhi reminded deadline to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over Rafale deal to order a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe is inching closer. Rahul in a tweet said,“Dear Mr Jaitley, Less than 6 hrs left for your deadline on the #Rafale JPC to run out. Young India is waiting. I hope you’re busy […]

RSS to invite Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for event next month

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is set to organize a three-day lecture series, “Future of Bharat: An RSS Perspective” from September 17-19 at Vigyan Bhawan. People from various ideologies including Congress will be invited for the event. Reports are doing rounds for Rahul’s invitation days after Congress President compared the RSS with the Muslim Brotherhood of […]

Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Modi as anti-Dalit mindset

Congress president Rahul Gandhi joined a protest over the dilution of the SC/ST Act 1989 at Jantar Mantar on Thursday and slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi of having an anti-Dalit mindset. CPI-M general secretary Sitaram Yechury also joined Rahul at the Jantar Mantar to protest against the dilution of Atrocities Act. Congress party posted a […]

PM Modi slams Opposition Party While addressing farmer’s rally in UP

Right a day after winning the no-confidence motion in the Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Modi slams the Congress party and accused it of shedding crocodile tears for the farmers. While addressing a Kisan Kalyan Rally in Shahjahanpur District of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, Hitting out at Rahul Gandhi, he said, “We are running to your […]