Monday , 18 February 2019

National News

Modi behaves like Pakistan PM to subvert federal structure: Kejriwal

IANS NEW DELHI Calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi a “world famous liar”, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday accused him of behaving like a Pakistani Prime Minister to subvert India’s federal structure. Extending support to his Andhra Pradesh counterpart N. Chandrababu Naidu in his demand for special category status to the southern state, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief ... Read More »

Lawyers to hold protest march today

IANS   NEW DELHI City lawyers will take part in a protest march from Patiala House Court to Jantar Mantar on Tuesday demanding budgetary allocations for the welfare of advocates, a statement said on Monday. According to the Bar Council of India, 1.7 million lawyers across the country are showing solidarity to the protest march. “The legal fraternity is urging ... Read More »

Chandrababu to fast in Delhi today for special status to AP

NEW DELHI: TDP president and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will sit on a daylong hunger strike in the national capital on Monday demanding special status for his state and fulfilment of commitments made by the Centre under the AP Reorganisation Act, 2014. Please like & share: Read More »

Kejriwal, Mamata, Chandrababu to hold rally in Delhi on Feb 13

NEW DELHI: Chief Ministers Arvind Kejriwal (Delhi), Mamata Banerjee (West  Bengal) and N Chandrababu Naidu (Andhra Pradesh) will address a ‘remove dictatorship, save  democracy rally’ at Jantar Mantar here on Wednesday, the AAP said on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

Mukul Roy, 3 others booked for MLA’s killing

KOLKATA: BJP leader Mukul Roy was among four people booked on Sunday in connection with the killing of Trinamool Congress  MLA Satyajit Biswas in West Bengal’s Nadia district, the police said. Please like & share: Read More »

VP urges political parties to agree on common agenda

BENGALURU: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday urged all political parties to agree on a common agenda on vital issues relating to the nations progress and security, and suggested them to evolve a code of conduct for effective functioning of Parliament and legislatures. Please like & share: Read More »

Rafale deal audit report by CAG to be another cover-up, says Congress

NEW DELHI: A day before submission of the audit report on military procurement, including the Rafale jet deal, by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India to the President, the Congress on Sunday citing a “conflict of interest” said the exercise is a cover-up of the “scam”. Please like & share: Read More »

Twitter CEO declines to appear before parliamentary committee

PTI   NEW DELHI Twitter chief executive officer (CEO) and top officials have declined to appear before the Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology that had summoned them on Monday over the issue of safeguarding citizens’ rights on social media platforms, citing “short notice of the hearing.” Sources in the parliamentary panel, however, said on Saturday that the social network company ... Read More »