Accusing the Badals of bringing Punjab to the brink of collapse during their 10-year "misrule", state Congress president Amarinder Singh today launched a nine-point action plan to bring the state back on track.
Terming demonetisation a 'yajna' where the poor and the labourers are "being sacrificed", Rahul Gandhi today said though the Prime Minister has assured the problems due to note ban will end by December 30, the "economic lockdown" will continue to hurt people beyond that.
AAP's chief ministerial face for Goa, Elvis Gomes, today appeared before ACB in connection with an inquiry into an alleged land conversion 'scam',amid allegations by his party that he was being victimised, a charge which the ruling BJP rubbished.
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, While speaking in Baran district of Rajasthan on Monday, attacked PM Narendra Modi saying cash Ban is actually a financial lockdown.
Stung by BJP's claim that the note ban has hit her hard, BSP supremo Mayawati today said it is the BJP leaders who have lost the glow on their faces as they know that they will have to pay the price in upcoming UP Assembly polls for the hardships being faced by the people.
The contentious issue of ticket distribution today again exposed the rift in Samajwadi Party with state party chief Shivpal Yadav attacking Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over his reported parallel list of candidates.
"In 1988, Parliament passed Benami Property Act but it never got notified and implemented. The papers had got lost somewhere in a stack of files. It was me who re-opened it. Sins of benami properties would not have happened had the law been implemented," he said after the inauguration of Pune metro.
Former union minister Gurudas Kamat today slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's highly "advertised" launch of projects in Mumbai as a "poll stunt".
Najeeb Jung today called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a day after springing a surprise by tendering resignation as Delhi's Lt Governor even as he said that he had wanted to quit earlier but was asked by the PM to continue.
Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken today claimed Najeeb Jung had to resign because he had planned to make public the Shunglu Committee report and alleged there was a "deal" between BJP and AAP on the matter.
Slamming Rahul Gandhi for levelling allegations of corruption against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the BJP today said the Congress Vice President is engaging in "baseless and uncalled for rhetoric" only to weaken the fight against black money.
Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung, whose nearly three-and-a-half-year tenure was marked by frequent run-ins with the AAP government, today sprang a surprise by resigning from his post, triggering speculation whether he was asked to quit.
Alongwith the tweet was posted a document purportedly with the Income Tax Department of nine entries from October 2013 to February 14 detailing "cash payments made to Modiji".
"They have a young leader who is just learning to give speeches. Since the time he has learnt to speak, there is no limit to my happiness. In 2009, you couldn't even tell what is inside this packet and what is not. Now we are finding out," Modi said without naming Gandhi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Varanasi on Thursday to lay the foundation of various projects in his Lok Sabha constituencies.
Gandhi said the documents in this regard were with IT department which had raided the company when Modi was Gujarat Chief Minister.
BJP ally and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu, who had initially supported demonetisation, today did a virtual volte face, saying the decision was not as per "our wish" and that a "lot of problems" still remain without any solution in sight.
The Election Commission is set to write to the Income Tax authorities asking it to look into the finances of over 200 political parties it has 'delisted' over a period of time for not contesting elections.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav feels the days of caste-based politics in the state are over and now the two Ds -- development and demonetisation problems -- will work in favour of the Samajwadi Party in the upcoming assembly polls.
Ahead of Rahul Gandhi's scheduled visit to Mehsana in Gujarat tomorrow, BJP today said that the Congress vice president only levels personal charges against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but cannot provide any evidence.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today said demonetisation was not what they wished for, adding he was still breaking his head as a solution to the ongoing (currency) crisis remained elusive.
"Maximum wealth lies with 50 families... Modi goes to America and China with their family members, using their aircraft," Rahul Gandhi said at a 'Janakrosh Rally'.
Modi said at an all-party meeting convened before the Winter session of Parliament, he had suggested a debate on simultaneous elections to Lok Sabha and state assemblies and donations to political parties.
Hitting back at Sharad Pawar over note-ban remarks, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has said Y B Chavan's "disciples" should at least understand his "teachings" today as things would have been different had Indira Gandhi listened to his advise on demonetisation.
Mumbai Congress has received nearly 1,400 applications from aspiring candidates to contest the upcoming municipal elections in the megapolis, party's city unit president Sanjay Nirupam said here today.