Hathras stampede: Rahul Gandhi reaches Aligarh, meets kin of victims

Hathras stampede: Rahul Gandhi reaches Aligarh, meets kin of victims

Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Rahul Gandhi on Friday, 4 July met the family members of those who lost their lives in the stampede in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras, according to Congress leaders. Gandhi left from Delhi on Friday early morning by road for Hathras and was accompanied by state Congress chief Ajay Rai, … Read more

NTA DG shunted out; Centre orders CBI probe

NTA DG shunted out; Centre orders CBI probe

The EOU is also exploring the “possibility of conducting narco analysis and brain mapping tests” of the accused, sources said. They also indicated that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) might investigate the money laundering aspect. A fresh plea was filed in the Supreme Court seeking directions to the CBI and the ED to investigate the alleged … Read more

The reinvention in the Congress’ revival and Rahul Gandhi’s big role

The reinvention in the Congress’ revival and Rahul Gandhi’s big role

There is an element of reinvention in the revival of the Congress in this Lok Sabha election and Rahul Gandhi has played a big role in it, Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) Liberation leader Dipankar Bhattacharya said. In an interview with PTI editors at the news agency’s headquarters here, the CPI(ML) Liberation leader also said … Read more

UP Congress to gherao Assembly on exam paper leak issue

UP Congress to gherao Assembly on exam paper leak issue

Meanwhile, Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav has demanded a court-monitored probe to unmask those behind paper leaks even if it involves those who enjoy the patronage of people in government. Lashing out at the Union government over the cancellation of the UGC-NET exam following an alleged paper leak, he said that the exam mafia was … Read more

‘UP ke do ladke’ will make India’s politics all about love: Rahul to Akhilesh

‘UP ke do ladke’ will make India’s politics all about love: Rahul to Akhilesh

Uttar Pradesh (UP’s) two sons would make India’s politics all about love, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday, 19 June, to signal his camaraderie with Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav. Rahul Gandhi’s witty take, recalling the “mohabbat ki dukaan” tagline from his pan-India yatras and the Lok Sabha election campaign, came in response to … Read more

NEET under this regime more like ‘CHEAT’; why is Modi silent: Congress

NEET under this regime more like ‘CHEAT’; why is Modi silent: Congress

The scam in Vyapam or Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board broke out in 2013, wherein candidates had bribed officials and rigged exams by deploying imposters to write their answer sheets. Pradhan’s brazen statement of calling widespread protests, multiple court cases and tremendous outrage by students as “motivated” is like rubbing salt on the wounds of … Read more

“Planned for A-plus but got B-minus BJP campaign”: Gaurav Gogoi

“Planned for A-plus but got B-minus BJP campaign”: Gaurav Gogoi

This time, however, Gaurav Gogoi triumphed over BJP’s incumbent MP Topon Gogoi. Both the Gogois are from the Ahom community, which makes up 32 per cent of the voters in Jorhat. The constituency is made up of 10 assembly segments, of which the Congress had won only two, while one was seized by an independent … Read more

Will PM Modi deliver special category status for Andhra, asks Cong

Will PM Modi deliver special category status for Andhra, asks Cong

The Congress on Wednesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give clarity on whether he would deliver the special category status for Andhra Pradesh. Congress general secretary Jairam Ramesh shared on X his speech in the Rajya Sabha from seven years ago about the Modi government’s “failure” to deliver on the promise of the AP … Read more

LS polls: It's the moral, political, personal defeat for Modi, says Congress

LS polls: It's the moral, political, personal defeat for Modi, says Congress

The Congress on Saturday, 8 June, claimed the mandate of the Lok Sabha polls has been a “moral, political and personal” defeat for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said efforts were now being made to justify his “pathetic” electoral performance. The BJP has won 240 seats in the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls, falling short of … Read more

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra alleges irregularities in NEET results, seeks probe

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra alleges irregularities in NEET results, seeks probe

There are reports of many children committing suicide across the country after the results were announced, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said and added that this is very sad and shocking. “Why is the government ignoring the voices of lakhs of students? Students want answers to legitimate questions related to the rigging in the NEET exam results,” … Read more