NDA Ally NISHAD Party Slams BJP for ‘Not Fulfilling’ Reservation Promises, Calls it ‘Pro-corporates’

The NDA ally, NISHAD party, has caused a stir in the coalition after it dubbed the leading Bharatiya Janata Party “pro-corporate government” and announced the celebration of Sankalp Divas along with a Reservation Mega Rally on January 12 in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. Sanjay Nishad, the founder of the Nirbal Indian Shoshit Hamara Aam Dal party, … Read more NDA Ally NISHAD Party Slams BJP for ‘Not Fulfilling’ Reservation Promises, Calls it ‘Pro-corporates’

All eyes on the Modi government to determine India’s trajectory in the post-coronavirus era

Year 2021 in all likelihood will be the most defining period for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, one where his government‘s approach and execution will determine the trajectory India takes in the Covid-19 era and beyond. And in doing so, the PM will also shape the contours of his legacy in the long run. The pandemic, … Read more All eyes on the Modi government to determine India’s trajectory in the post-coronavirus era

Keep in touch with opposition in Bihar, Adhir advises Nitish following Arunachal developments | India News – Times of India

KOLKATA: Leader of the Congress party in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Saturday warned Bihar chief minister and Janata Dal (United) president Nitish Kumar of the BJP’s “poaching skill” and asked him to keep in touch with opposition parties in the state as an “antidote to withstand the Arunachal Syndrome”. In Arunachal Pradesh, … Read more Keep in touch with opposition in Bihar, Adhir advises Nitish following Arunachal developments | India News – Times of India

Rashtriya Loktantrik Party, BJP’s ally in Rajasthan quits NDA over farm laws, says ‘will not join UPA’

New Delhi: BJP’s Rajasthan ally Rashtriya Loktantrik Party (RLP) on Saturday announced that it is walking out of the ruling National Democratic Alliance in support of the farmers agitation against Centre’s three farm laws. With 3 MLAs in the Rajasthan Assembly, RLP was a key constituent of the NDA alliance. The Hanuman Beniwal-led Rashtriya Loktantrik Party … Read more Rashtriya Loktantrik Party, BJP’s ally in Rajasthan quits NDA over farm laws, says ‘will not join UPA’

RLP convenor Hanuman Beniwal announces split from NDA over farm laws

JAIPUR: Rashtriya Loktantrik Party (RLP) convenor and Nagaur MP Hanuman Beniwal on Saturday announced a split from the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) over the Centre’s new farm laws. “I am not stuck with Fevicol with the NDA. Today, I separate myself from the NDA,” Beniwal said while addressing a farmers‘ rally in Shahjahanpur in … Read more RLP convenor Hanuman Beniwal announces split from NDA over farm laws

Morning Digest: Government, BJP firm on farm laws; Biden taps native American Deb Haaland as interior secretary, and more

On a day when the Supreme Court asked the Union government if it was possible to suspend executive action on the three farm related laws till the deadlock with agitating farmers was resolved, the BJP decided to forge ahead with its intensive outreach programme to farmers, explaining the advantages of the laws. President-elect Joe Biden selected … Read more Morning Digest: Government, BJP firm on farm laws; Biden taps native American Deb Haaland as interior secretary, and more

Kerala Local Body Polls: First Phase Sees Over 72% Voter Turnout, Alappuzha Records Highest Polling

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the first phase of the three-tier local body polls in Kerala concluded on a peaceful note on Tuesday with a turnout of 72.67 per cent recorded in five districts, with the ruling CPI(M)-led LDF, Congress-headed UDF and BJP-NDA locking horns in a majority of wards. As per the latest details issued … Read more Kerala Local Body Polls: First Phase Sees Over 72% Voter Turnout, Alappuzha Records Highest Polling

Win by Even One Vote is Ultimately a Victory, Says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

In a bid to blunt the RJD’s assertion that the NDA managed to win the Bihar assembly election by getting only 12,270 votes more than the Grand Alliance led by the party, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday said that victory by even one vote is ultimately a triumph. If anyone thinks that irregularities have … Read more Win by Even One Vote is Ultimately a Victory, Says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Mamata Banerjee announces ‘Swasthya Sathi’ health scheme for all in West Bengal, flays Centre over farm bills

KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday (November 26, 2020) announced the ‘Swasthya Sathi’ health scheme for all across the state and flayed the Centre for its anti-people, anti-farmer policies. Making the announcement, which came months ahead of the 2021 state assembly election, the West Bengal Chief Minister said that the “Swasthya Sathi … Read more Mamata Banerjee announces ‘Swasthya Sathi’ health scheme for all in West Bengal, flays Centre over farm bills