Sunday , 21 April 2019

National News

Education fundamental to development, says Norway’s PM

PTI   GHAZIABAD (UP) Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg stressed on the need for education for sustainable development as she visited a government school here in Uttar Pradesh on Monday. Solberg interacted with children, their parents, teachers and local communities at the government primary and middle school in Nithora village in the Loni area. “I view education as fundamental to ... Read More »

Election gimmick to fool people: Congress on govt decision on quota in gen category

PTI   NEW DELHI The Congress on Monday described the government’s decision of quota for economically backward sections in the general category as an “election gimmick” to fool the people and a proof of BJP’s “fear” of losing Lok Sabha polls. Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi accused the government of “posturing” and misleading the country as it did not have the ... Read More »

Rahul’s campaign against Rafale deal based on commercial interest: BJP

NEW DELHI The BJP Monday accused Rahul Gandhi of lying on the Rafale issue, claiming that the Congress chief’s campaign on the fighter jet deal was based on “pure commercial interest” and influenced by middlemen. The Congress has unleashed an “entire campaign of canard” over the Rafale deal, senior BJP leader and Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. Citing a ... Read More »

Akhilesh says seat details with Mayawati in a week

LUCKNOW: Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav Sunday said that details of seat sharing with Mayawati’s Bahujan Samaj Party may be announced in a week, but kept cards close to his chest on the possibility of having any ties with the Congress. Please like & share: Read More »

Ready to face CBI: Akhilesh

LUCKNOW: Taking swipe at the BJP over reports that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) may quiz him in an illegal mining case, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav Sunday said that he may have to tell the probe agency details of his alliance with Mayawati. Please like & share: Read More »

BJP will defeat ex-allies if alliance talks fail: Amit Shah

MUMBAI: In a veiled warning to the Shiv Sena, BJP president Amit Shah said Sunday that if an alliance happened, the party will ensure victory for its allies, but if it did not, the party will thrash its former allies in the coming Lok Sabha polls. Please like & share: Read More »

Akhilesh may face CBI probe in illegal mining case

NEW DELHI: Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav may face a probe by the CBI in an illegal mining case in the state, according to the agency FIR made public on Saturday, the day archrivals SP and BSP indicated their intent to join hands to counter the ruling BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Please like & share: Read More »