Chidambaram says government not serious about OBC Bill

New Delhi, Aug 01 Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Monday accused the government of not being serious on passage of the constitution amendment bill that sought to confer constitutional status on the Backward Classes Commission.

In a tweet, Chidambaram said: “Congress and opposition parties supported OBC Bill. Government should…

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Cong parades MLAs, claims BJP tried to bribe them

Bengaluru/Ahmedabad, Jul 31 (PTI) The Congress today paraded its 44 MLAs lodged in a resort on Bengaluru outskirts before media to scotch reports of disunity in their ranks, and accused the BJP of trying to poach them by offering a bribe of Rs 15 crore each to cross-vote…

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Nitish Kumar likely to expand cabinet on Saturday

Patna, July 29 :  Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is likely to expand his cabinet on Saturday, an official said.
“Nitish Kumar would induct 16 to 18 ministers in his cabinet,” the official in the chief minister’s office said here.
A day after Nitish Kumar won the trust vote in…

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Amit Shah in UP, to tackle rising discontent

Lucknow, July 29 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah, who arrived here on Saturday on a three-day visit, is expected to tackle several issues dogging the party in the state, including reports of growing disenchantment among party workers with the Yogi Adityanath government.

Soon after his arrival at…

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Three more Gujarat Congress MLAs resign

Gandhinagar, July 29 :   The Gujarat Congress on Friday suffered another blow as three more MLAs quit the party.
Veteran Congress legislator Ramsinh Parmar quit the Congress, after two MLAs — Chhanabhai Chaudhary, MLA from Vansda constituency, and Mansinh Chauhan from Balasinor, submitted their resignations to Speaker Ramanlal Vora.
Parmar, from Thasra…

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