Congress, JD-S to jointly campaign for Karnataka by-polls

Bengaluru, Oct 21 : Reaffirming its coalition government alliance, the ruling Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) would jointly campaign for the five by-elections in Karnataka on November 3, said leaders of both parties here on Saturday. “As the BJP is our common rival, we have decided to have common candidates for all the five by-elections […]

BJP releases first list for Chhattisgarh, Telangana, Mizoram assembly polls

New Delhi, Oct 20 : The BJP on Saturday released its first list of 77 candidates for the Chhattisgarh Assembly polls after a long deliberations at party’s central election committee meeting. The party decided to field Chief Minister Raman Singh from the Rajnandgaon seat. Among the 77 candidates announced out of a total of 90 […]

Congress-JD-S to jointly campaign for by-polls in Karnataka

Bengaluru, Oct 20 : Reaffirming its coalition government alliance, the ruling Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) would jointly campaign for the five by-elections in Karnataka on November 3, said leaders of both parties on Saturday. “As the BJP is our common rival, we have decided to have common candidates for all the 5 by-elections to […]

Gujarat Congress leader slaps legal notice on CM

Ahmedabad, Oct 20 : senior Gujarat leader Shaktisinh Gohil has slapped a legal notice of criminal and civil proceedings on Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani for “politically motivated” charges of engineering attacks on north Indian migrant workers in the state. In the legal notice issued October 18, Gohil pointed to Rupani’s statements before the media […]

MIM shares BJP’s ideology of hatred, says Rahul Gandhi

Hyderabad, Oct 20 : Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday alleged that Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) shares Bharatiya Janata Party’s ideology of hatred and divisiveness. In the first direct and bitter attack on the former ally of Congress, Gandhi said both the parties have the same ideology and thinking. Gandhi was addressing a public meeting to […]

BJP corporator arrested for assaulting police officer

Lucknow, Oct 20 : A Bharatiya Janata Party corporator in Meerut was arrested on Saturday for assaulting a uniformed sub-inspector at a restaurant that the former owns, police said. On Friday, the sub-inspector had gone to a restaurant — Black Pepper — with a woman lawyer. There, he allegedly got into a tiff with a […]