Akhilesh meets MLAs ahead of RS polls in UP

Lucknow, Mar 22 Ahead of the Rajya Sabha polls, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav today held a meeting with party MLAs and discussed the election strategy with them.

“We know how to contest polls. Our candidate is winning and we are also going to ensure victory of the other (BSP…

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Sinha compares Modi to Tughlaq, says demonetisation has failed

New Delhi, March 20 Former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha on Monday said demonetisation has “failed comprehensively”, as he compared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to 14th century Delhi Sultanate ruler Muhammad bin Tughlaq.

Speaking on the launch of renowned economist Arun Kumar’s book ‘Demonetization and the Black Economy”, Sinha…

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HAM rebel leader joins JD-U in Bihar

Patna, March 19  Senior Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) rebel leader Narendra Singh on Monday formally joined the ruling Janata Dal-United here and announced he will strengthen the BJP-led NDA.

Narendra Singh, a former minister, merged his faction of HAM with the JD-U in the presence of Bihar…

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Raj Thackeray calls for 'Modi-mukt Bharat'

Mumbai, Mar 19  Launching a scathing attack on the BJP-led NDA government, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray has called for opposition unity and a “Modi-mukt Bharat” by 2019.

Addressing party workers at a rally at Shivaji Park in central Mumbai yesterday, Thackeray said, “The country is…

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Modi pursuing personalised foreign policy bereft of direction: Congress

New Delhi, March 18 :  The Congress on Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for pursuing a “personalised foreign policy”, saying it was “confused and bereft of focus and direction”.

In its 84th Plenary session, the party noted that the Modi’s tendency to disparage his predecessors and diminish India’s…

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