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Scam-tainted Mithun resigns from RS

Scam-tainted Mithun resigns from RS

0 on December 26, 2016, 5:40 pm / in National

Politics does not seem to suit most of the actors. Actor and Trinamool Congress member Mithun Chakraborty on Monday resigned from Rajya Sabha. He has written to the Chairman that because of his health condition, he is not been able to fulfill his duty in Rajya Sabha and that is why he is relinquishing his seat, sources added. Mithun was nominated […]

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Naidu’s relations with Vajapyee & Modi

Naidu’s relations with Vajapyee & Modi

0 on December 25, 2016, 2:38 pm / in National

Today is Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s 92nd birthday. While wishing him well, Naidu described him as ‘Close Confidant’. That may not surprise those who know how much closeness Chandrababu Naidu enjoyed with Vajpayee during their PM and CM days respectively. In fact, Chandrababu Naidu enjoyed unprecedented clout with the Center during Vajpayee’ stint as PM. The same equation is prevailing now […]

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D H Shankaramurthy

A Kannadiga as TN Governor?

0 on December 25, 2016, 10:38 am / in Editor's Pick, National, Politics

Looks like the era of Telugu Governors for Tamil Nadu is going to end soon. Presently, Ch Vidyasagara Rao, the Maharasthra Governor, is holding responsibilities as TN Governor, following the end of K Rosaiah’s tenure. According to media reports, BJP senior leader from Karntaka D H Shankaramurthy is likely to take over the new Governor of Tamil Nadu. An Arya […]

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Ram Madhav, BJP National General Secretary

Ram Madhav evasive on Spl Category to AP

0 on May 31, 2016, 9:24 am / in Headlines, National, Politics

Ram Madhav, the BJP national general secretary, who was earlier tipped to be BJP’s candidate to Rajya Sabha from Andhra Pradesh, has played safe on the issue of granting special status to the beleaguered state. Since he need TDP votes to get elected, Ram Madhav tried to play down the issues between the two alliance partners in AP, but failed […]

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Mohan Bhagwat at Kolkat meeting.

RSS Chief bats for conversions, say ‘will get back our mal’

0 on December 20, 2014, 10:11 pm / in National

The campaign to reconvert to Hinduism will continue, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Saturday, while speaking at a rally in Kolkata. “Those who have lost their way were separated from us. If they want to return home, we will bring them back home,” Bhagwat told a first of its kind gathering of Hindu groups and their […]

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Devyani denies charges against her

Devyani stripped off duties, denies violating rules

0 on December 20, 2014, 8:31 pm / in National

Diplomat Devyani Khobragade has reacted to the action against her by the ministry of external affairs saying she has not broken any service rules in talking to the media. Khobragade said she has not violated any rules under the civil services act and that she was just clarifying her stand over the charge that her children were having illegal passports. […]

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Venkaiah's sharp comment on Congress.

‘Family ke saath, Congress ke Vinaash’ – Venkaiah

0 on December 17, 2014, 2:07 pm / in National

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu’s comment sparked protest by Congress Members in Lok Sabha on Wednesday. Venkaiah got apparently provoked by a Congress member’s remark on Sangha Parivar and said ‘Family ke saath, Congress ke Vinaash and Desh ka Vinaash’. Congress members protested at this, but Venkaish stuck to his comment and said if the Congress member were to take […]

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Venkaiah Naidu replies on Good Governance Day controversy in Lok Sabha.

Not my mistake that Atalji was born on Christmas: Venkaiah in LS

0 on December 17, 2014, 1:49 pm / in National, Politics

Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu gave a fitting reply to opposition onslaught against the alleged circular of the Centre to run schools on Christmas Day. Naidu said in Lok Sabha that it was nobody’s fault that the former Prime Minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee was born on this holy day. It is not uncommon to conduct essay competitions […]

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