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  India   Politics  17 Jul 2019

India, Politics, 17 Jul 2019

Telangana Cong says party must put in place an interim president

They further said that Rahul Gandhi's decision to step down as Congress president has demoralised the party workers.

17 Jul 2019 9:12 PM

BJP MP raises in RS issue of alleged misbehaviour with woman journalist

He urged Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu to refer the matter to the Ethics Committee.

17 Jul 2019 8:24 PM

'3 working presidents will work independently,' Chacko tells Sheila Dikshit

This comes after Dikshit allocated new responsibilities to the three working presidents of Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee.

17 Jul 2019 7:38 PM

MGNREGA should not continue forever: Tomar

MGNREGA provides livelihood security by guaranteeing 100 days of wage-employment to a rural household in a financial year.

17 Jul 2019 5:30 PM

Tensions erupt over allocation of seats in Andhra Assembly

Leader of the House, Y S Jaganmohan Reddy responded by saying that the seat allocation is done as per the rules of the assembly itself.

17 Jul 2019 5:13 PM


Congress lawmakers fume over minister's jibe at Gandhis

The House witnessed ruckus for a while and the proceedings became normal after Speaker Om Birla's intervention.

17 Jul 2019 1:32 PM

K'taka CM offers prayers at Shringeri Shankar Math to save JD(S)-Cong coalition govt

Kumaraswamy was accompanied by his brother and PWD minister H D Revanna.

17 Jul 2019 1:23 PM

No question of going back on resignations, will not attend Assembly: K’taka rebel MLAs

‘We are happy with the decision of the Honourable Supreme Court, we honour it,’ rebel Congress MLA B C Patil said in a video.

17 Jul 2019 1:02 PM

Court grants relief to Adityanath in 20-year-old murder case of police constable

The case pertains to the murder of police constable Satya Prakash Yadav in Maharajganj district in 1999.

17 Jul 2019 11:47 AM

Swamy calls for terminating RS membership of Vaiko over his anti-Hindi remarks

Swamy further said that Vaiko had grossly insulted the nation by stating that Sanskrit is a dead language and it is useless to learn it.

17 Jul 2019 11:38 AM


TMC MPs stage protest against govt for sharing citizens' personal data

The lawmakers will be protesting in front of the Gandhi statue in Parliament.

17 Jul 2019 11:29 AM

25 killed in Bihar floods, Opposition slams Nitish government

According to Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, at least 25 people have died due to floods in around 16 districts of the state.

17 Jul 2019 8:32 AM

BJP gets new state chiefs in UP, Maharashtra

In Maharashtra, the saffron party named one of its prominent Maratha faces, Chandrakant Patil to lead the state un-it of the poll going state.

17 Jul 2019 8:25 AM

Congress-BJP ‘dogfight’ intensifies In Madhya Pradesh

Last week, BJP took a dig at the Kamal Nath government for even not sparing dogs to run its “transfer” industry.

17 Jul 2019 8:22 AM

FASTag will be mandatory soon, says Nitin Gadkari

In this context he mentioned use of nitrogen in tyres to prevent accidents.

17 Jul 2019 8:18 AM


PM Modi warns Union ministers against absence in house

The PM noted that India had fixed a deadline of 2025 for eradicating TB, against the global deadline of 2030.

17 Jul 2019 7:42 AM

Supreme Court order on 15 Karnataka MLAs today

CJI Gogoi said that the position to which the Speakers were elevated needs rethinking.

17 Jul 2019 7:38 AM