Cong objecting to writing Om, emboldening Pak with its statements: Rajnath on Shastra Puja row

DW BUREAU / Karnal Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday slammed the Congress for criticising him over Shastra Puja of Rafale aircraft and said the opposition party was only emboldening Pakistan by such statements. He also questioned why the Congress has an “objection” to writing the word ‘Om’ on the aircraft and noted that when […]

Haryana Chief Minister (2nd R) along with Union minister and senior BJP leader Narendra Singh Tomar, UP CM Yogi Adityanath and party leader Anil Jain waves at supporters during a rally before filing his nomination papers, in Karnal on Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019

DW BUREAU / KARNAL Accompanied by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and other BJP leaders, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar filed his nominations papers from the Karnal assembly seat on Tuesday. Talking to reporters after filing his papers, the CM exuded confidence that voters would ensure his victory with a bigger margin this […]

Congress President Rahul Gandhi with senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad during campaigning ahead of the Lok Sabha elections in Yamunanagar on Friday

DW BUREAU / YAMUNANAGAR / KARNAL The idea for a minimum income guarantee scheme for the poorest of poor came from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Rs 15 lakh’ unkept promise made ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Congress President Rahul Gandhi said here on Friday. Rahul was on a day’s visit to Haryana to […]

Congress MP Deepender Singh Hooda welcome Congress President Rahul Gandhi on the fourth day of Parivartan Bus Yatra ahead of Lok Sabha elections 2019, at Jagadhari in Yamunanagar on Friday

DW BUREAU / YAMUNANAGAR / KARNAL The idea for a minimum income guarantee scheme for the poorest of poor came from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Rs 15 lakh’ unkept promise made ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Congress President Rahul Gandhi said here on Friday. Rahul was on a day’s visit to Haryana to […]

Khattar cancels gurdwara visit over authorities refusal to remove Bhindranwales photo

DW BUREAU / Karnal A day after a group of Sikh devotees in Dachar village here protested the cancellation of Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar’s scheduled visit to a local gurdwara, he said the decision was taken after the shrine authorities refused to remove a picture of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, a separatist militant. Khattar undertook […]

Khattar cancels gurdwara visit over authorities refusal to remove Bhindranwales photo

DW BUREAU / Karnal A day after a group of Sikh devotees in Dachar village here protested the cancellation of Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar’s scheduled visit to a local gurdwara, he said the decision was taken after the shrine authorities refused to remove a picture of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, a separatist militant. Khattar undertook […]