Demonstrations were held by BJP workers in all districts against firing at the house of a youth leader of the party at Bijepur area of Bargarh district on Sunday night and BJD was blamed for the incident.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday alleged that the "beef crisis" in the BJP-ruled Goa was being created to divert the attention of people from controversies like Mahadeyi river water sharing and coal pollution.
The comission told the court that three more cases have been registered against Chandrashekar while he was in custody and there are a total of 24 FIRs lodged against him.
In July last year, seven Dalits of Mota Samadhiyala village were allegedly paraded and flogged for skinning a dead cow, an incident that caused nation-wide outrage after its video went viral.
Banerjee asserted that the move was a ploy of the BJP to drive the Bengalis out of Assam and alleged that not only Bengalis, but those from Bihar were also left out of the NRC.
Transport workers in Tamil Nadu struck work for the sixth day on Tuesday, spurning the state government's offer to more than double their wages, as the Chief Minister appealed to them in the state Assembly to accept the proposal and call off the stir.
The Congress leader said the Uttar Pradesh chief minister's speech here on Sunday was replete with allegations about Siddaramaiah's personal life and his speech "polarised" society on communal lines.
Tamil Nadu Assembly Deputy Speaker V Jayaraman suggested that late CM J Jayalalithaa's name be recommended for the Nobel Prize in the light of her scheme to prevent female infanticide in the state.
The district police on Monday arrested 12 more people, including three minors, in connection with the January 1 caste clashes that broke out in and around Koregaon Bhima village in which one person was killed.
Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad also attacked the Gandhi over his address and contrasted it with PM Modi's address to 270 Indian origin parliamentarians, focusing on boosting ties between India and other countries.
Mahto and Yadav, who were reportedly charged with minor offences, were claimed to be serving Prasad as helper and cook.
At least 1,600 Myanmarese people from several villages in Chin state had taken refuge in Lawngtlai district of Mizoram since November 25.
The rally -- held in Parliament Street in the heart of the national capital where prohibitory orders are in force through the year -- was demanding the release of Dalit outfit Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar Azad.
Omar asked the government to clarify if Sharma was an interlocutor or a special representative or a spokesperson as different voices were coming from the governments at the centre and in the state on the issue.
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Gandhi also assured the NRI community here that he would give a "new shining Congress party" in the next six months, hinting that there will be dramatic changes in the organisation, in which the people will believe in and trust.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's trusted lieutenant and party leader Sanjay Singh, chartered accountant N D Gupta and educationist Sushil Gupta received a 'Certificate of Election' from the returning officer for the Rajya Sabha polls.
The Gujarat High Court on Monday rejected a petition filed by news portal 'The Wire' seeking quashing of a criminal defamation case filed against it by BJP president Amit Shah's son Jay over an article related to his company.
Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha said financial incentives and disincentives should be built into contract clauses to reward players for on-time delivery, and ensure the speedy execution of the second phase of the project.
Farm debt waiver was one of the key promises of the Congress ahead of the state polls in February last year.
U.S. President Donald Trump must decide by mid-January whether to continue waiving U.S. sanctions on Iran‘s oil exports under the terms of the nuclear pact that eased economic pressure on Tehran in exchange for limits on its nuclear programme.
"We are hoping to field 35 candidates for the next election as we have good chance of winning," AAP state president Wanshwa Nongtdu told reporters.
The Delhi Police on Monday said Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani's request for holding a rally here on Tuesday is still "under consideration", even as the organisers insist it will be held on pre-scheduled time.
The apex court also issued a notice to the Centre seeking a response on a writ petition filed by five members of the LGBT community.
The truncated session started on a stormy note with the opposition creating an uproar over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks against his predecessor Manmohan Singh.