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  India   Politics  27 Aug 2019

India, Politics, 27 Aug 2019

Congress slams RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, terms him as pliant

He said the decision of RBI was ‘a confirmation of what the party had been forewarning about the state of the economy.’

27 Aug 2019 9:19 PM

It's wrong on part of RBI to transfer surplus funds to Centre: Asasuddin Owaisi

'This is a new method by the Narendra Modi government to finance the fiscal deficit which is ingenious and wrong,' he said.

27 Aug 2019 8:47 PM

'Company Raj': Priyanka Gandhi slams BJP for privatisation of MCF in Raebareli

I have seen advertisements in newspapers by the unions of tea estates and mill associations,' Gandhi said.

27 Aug 2019 7:31 PM

Want entrepreneurs to carry on business without a worry: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

'Any suggestions about credibility of RBI, for me seems a bit outlandish,' she said, talking about Rahul Gandhi's accusations.

27 Aug 2019 6:24 PM

Porn row returns to haunt L S Savadi as he takes up helm of Karnataka deputy chief minister

‘I will make the party stronger and bring good name to the government,’ Savadi said, after being appointed as deputy CM.

27 Aug 2019 5:41 PM


‘Tera Jadoo Chal Gaya’: Shatrughan Sinha lauds PM Modi after Trump meet at G7 Summit in France

In a series of tweets on Tuesday, Sinha, complimented PM Modi on his apparent ‘rapport and chemistry’ with Trump.

27 Aug 2019 4:53 PM

Amit Shah shifts to late PM Vajpayee's Krishna Menon Marg residence

Shah was earlier staying at 11, Akbar Road residence.

27 Aug 2019 4:38 PM

Meeting on next Delhi Cong president to be held today

In January, Dikshit was appointed as the president of Delhi Congress unit ahead of this year's Lok Sabha polls.

27 Aug 2019 3:08 PM

Minority Affairs Ministry team to meet Guv, people in Srinagar: Naqvi

Naqvi further attacked Congress' general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for criticising the Central government on the Kashmir issue.

27 Aug 2019 2:27 PM

K'taka: Congress legislator Ivan D'Souza expresses anger over appointment of 3 deputy CMs

K’taka CM Yediyurappa appointed Govind Makthappa Karajol, Ashwath Narayan CN, Laxman Sangappa Savadi as deputy chief ministers.

27 Aug 2019 1:45 PM


Minority Affairs Ministry team to meet Guv, officials and people in Srinagar: MA Naqvi

Priyanka had in a series of tweets attacked the Central government accusing them of 'shutting down democratic rights in Kashmir'.

27 Aug 2019 1:44 PM

B S Yediyurappa felicitates newly appointed K'taka BJP chief Nalin Kateel

Three-time MP from Dakshina Kannada, Kateel was appointed Karnataka unit BJP president on August 20.

27 Aug 2019 1:36 PM

Yediyurappa says, 'No difference of opinion at all on portfolio allocation in K'taka'

Earlier, BJP leader Basavaraj Ingin had said there was no dissent in the party over the allocation of portfolios in the Yediyurappa Cabinet.

27 Aug 2019 1:34 PM

'Fiscal breathing space but at what and whose cost?' asks Jairam Ramesh to Centre

His tweet comes a day after RBI took the decision in line with the recommendations of the Bimal Jalan Committee.

27 Aug 2019 1:20 PM

K'taka Dy CM Laxman Savadi vows to bring good name to BS Yediyurappa's govt

CT Ravi has been given charge of Tourism and Additional charge of Kannada and Culture.

27 Aug 2019 12:55 PM


MLA Ram Shinde to become minister if BJP comes to power: CM Fadnavis

He claimed that the Opposition Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) could not ever gather together party workers for a rally.

27 Aug 2019 12:43 PM

SC to look into urgent listing plea filed by rebel K'taka MLAs against their ouster

The ousted legislators further contended that the former Speaker rejected their resignation on 'wholly extraneous grounds'.

27 Aug 2019 12:17 PM

PM Modi meets Jaitley’s family to offer condolence after returning to India

Here, the Prime Minister met Jaitley's wife Sangeeta Jaitley and their children along with Union Minister Amit Shah.

27 Aug 2019 12:12 PM

Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel to visit J&K, Ladakh next month

'I will to go to Leh first and then to Jammu and Kashmir to visit the identified tourist spots and conduct a review,' the minister said.

27 Aug 2019 11:02 AM

After portfolio allocation, K'taka leaders dissatisfied, signs of rebellion within BJP

Leaders like KS Eshwarappa and R Ashok, who served as deputy CM in earlier BJP-led govts, were not accommodated this time.

27 Aug 2019 9:45 AM