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22 October, 2018 7:10 AM Amit Shah turns 54, PM Modi, Chief Ministers, BJP leaders greet him on his birthday

NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president turned 54 on Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP leaders and several chief ministers joined the queue to wish him on his birthday. Applauding Shah for his hard work, PM Modi called his leadership an asset for the party. "Greetings to @BJP4India President Shri @AmitShah on his birthday. Under Amit Bhai's 43

18 October, 2018 4:14 PM Three Months After He Joined BJP, Mahendrasinh Vaghela Quits

Mahendrasinh Vaghela, who represented Bayad seat in north Gujarat as a Congress MLA, had quit the opposition party last year ahead of the Assembly elections and joined the BJP. Barely three months after he joined the BJP, Mahendrasinh Vaghela, son of former Gujarat Congress strongman Shankersinh Vaghela, resigned from the ruling party on Thursday 54

16 October, 2018 5:08 AM Winter session of Parliament may be postponed due to assembly polls: Report

In 2017 too, the session began in December because of the assembly elections in Gujarat The winter session of Parliament is likely to be postponed till the upcoming assembly elections in five states conclude. The session, which usually commences in the third week of November, could now be rescheduled for December, according to a report by the Hindustan 61

9 October, 2018 4:17 PM Congress Must Talk To Mayawati's Party For Alliance: Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav said it was the Congress's responsibility, as a larger party, to bring smaller parties under one umbrella Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said the Congress will have to speak with the Bahujan Samaj Party in order to form an alliance between the three parties. The Samajwadi Party wants an alliance but it looks like the Congress 58

8 September, 2018 3:44 AM Over Navjot Sidhu's Pakistan Visit, Smriti Irani's Jibe At Rahul Gandhi

Smriti Irani's attack comes days after Pakistan's army chief General Qamar Jawed Bajwa had called upon his soldiers to "avenge the blood being shed on the border". Union minister Smriti Irani on Friday attacked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi for his "silence" over cricketer-turned-minister Navjot Singh Sidhu's visit to Pakistan last month, where he had hugged 48

1 September, 2018 9:29 AM Ahmed Patel takes charge as Congress party treasurer from Motilal Vora

The Congress leader from Gujarat is known as a key resource mobiliser for the party. NEW DELHI: Senior leader Ahmed Patel on Saturday formally took charge as the new treasurer of the All India Congress Committee, replacing Motilal Vora, who has been managing the party's coffers for a long time. Ahmed Patel has long been the political secretary of former 111

31 August, 2018 8:17 AM 'Shiv bhakt' Rahul Gandhi set to undertake Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

NEW DELHI: Several months after he expressed his desire to visit Kailash Mansarovar – the abode of Lord Shiva - Congress president Rahul Gandhi is set to undertake the pilgrimage on Friday. Though the details about Rahul Gandhi's Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage have not been shared by the Congress party as yet, the sources claim that he is likely to go on pilgrimage 109

29 August, 2018 9:36 AM "Shiva Devotee" Rahul Gandhi Heads To Kailash Mansarovar This Week

Rahul Gandhi will go on a pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar on August 31. The Congress president had announced earlier that he would take the trip after the Karnataka election. Rahul Gandhi arrives in Delhi this evening after a two-day visit to Kerala to take stock of the rehabilitation efforts in the state. He will reportedly travel to Kailash-Mansarovar 87

25 August, 2018 1:35 PM No one should try to scrap Article 35A: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar today said no one should attempt to scrap Article 35A of the Constitution and expressed hope that the Supreme Court would decide the matter in the "national interest". "I think no one should touch this issue. Article 35A is part of our Constitution and no one should make attempts to remove it," Aiyar said on the sidelines 113

21 August, 2018 5:21 AM NOTA Voting Option Not Allowed In Rajya Sabha Polls: Top Court

The Supreme Court today said the option of none of the above (NOTA) cannot be permitted in Rajya Sabha elections. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud has set aside the Election Commission's notification allowing NOTA option in the ballot papers for Rajya Sabha polls. The top court had questioned the poll panel's 48