The bill also seeks to empower the central government to terminate a nominated trustee before the expiry of his/her term
Project Shakti, Congress' data analytics team, had many fundamental flaws including manufactured data and wrong feedback to decision-makers
Gandhi was leading in Wayanad with a margin of more than seven lakh votes against his nearest rival CPIs PP Suneer, even as an Amethi win seemed to be slipping.
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If exit polls were anything to go by, Congress’ results paint a tragic picture for the party, which was posing as frontrunner for the anti-BJP alliance at the Centre
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has, in the last couple of years, earned the ire of the BJP for frequenting temples ahead of elections
Odds might favour the saffron party if they are successful in mobilizing the non-Yadav, non-Jatav voters along with upper castes (Brahmin-Bania-Thakurs)
The Congress chief has been constantly accusing PM Modi and his government of fraud in the Rafale fighter jet deal with France.
Besides, a majority of people believe that Modi is a more popular figure now than he was in 2014
Wayanad is said to be the safest seat for the Congress party, with many contenders vying for it.
The Congress president called the scheme “unprecedented” and “the final assault on poverty”
The Congress is yet to finalise alliances in Bihar, Jharkhand, and Delhi which account for 61 seats in Lok Sabha.
This is not the first time that the 78-year-old has offered to mediate talks between the Congress and the AAP which have been adversaries in Delhi since the inception of the latter.
The Congress Working Committee (CWC), the highest decision making body of the party, held a day-long meeting in Gujarat on March 12 after 58 years. It was last held in the state at Bhavnagar in 1961.
Both Rae Bareli and Amethi have been traditional Congress bastions with the mother-son duo consecutively winning the seats in the last three general elections.
Mumbai has six parliamentary constituencies, of which the Congress will be contesting in five.
"The Prime Minister has, regrettably, not convened an all-party meeting as per the established practice in our democracy," the joint statement by Opposition leaders added.
The surgical strike was a retaliatory measure taken by the NDA government on the intervening night of September 29 -30, 2016 in response to the Uri attack that had killed 17 Indian soldiers in the same year
The move comes days after a terrorist attack at a CRPF convoy killed 40 jawans in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir.
Blaming the BJP government of "humiliating the farmer by giving them Rs 17 a day", he said it was the Congress that had rolled out schemes like MNREGA, Land Acquisition Act and schemes to protect the tribal community
The SP satrap made the statement during his speech in Lok Sabha. This was the last day of the 16th Lok Sabha before the nation goes to polls.
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is also likely to attend the event
The decision was taken at a meeting between the Congress chief, the two general secretaries of Uttar Pradesh and Venugopal this morning.
Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy said, "In this budget, Narendra Modi has given cotton candy for farmers. When I announced loan waiver scheme, PM mocked it as lollipop."
From their rigid stance, it seems that the saffron party is willing to risk the Northeast in a trade-off to make inroads in West Bengal