Kerala Win Collective Effort, Not Solely Due to Vijayan's Role: CPI(M) Mouthpiece

Taking exception to political commentators attributing the LDF’s win in Kerala Assembly polls “solely” to the personality and role of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, CPI(M) mouthpiece People’s Democracy, in a editorial, said “individual and collective effort” led to the historic victory. The editorial by People’s Democracy editor and former CPI(M) general secretary Prakash Karat also … Read more Kerala Win Collective Effort, Not Solely Due to Vijayan's Role: CPI(M) Mouthpiece

CM Urges Congress MPs to Pressurise Centre Over Additional Covid-19 Supplies to Punjab

Accusing the Centre of showing “step-motherly treatment” during allotment of required Covid-19 supplies to Punjab, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday urged all Congress MPs from the state to pressurise the central government to augment supplies of oxygen, tankers, vaccines and other vital medicines amid the coronavirus crisis. The Chief Minister also claimed that … Read more CM Urges Congress MPs to Pressurise Centre Over Additional Covid-19 Supplies to Punjab

Mamata Announces Compensation of Rs 2 Lakh Each for Families of Post-poll Violence Victims

Mamata Banerjee interacts with health officials at a state government-run Covid hospital in Kolkata. (PTI) Banerjee also said her government will provide home guard’s jobs to one family member of each five persons killed in Cooch Behar’s Sitalkuchi area last month. PTI Kolkata Last Updated:May 06, 2021, 21:00 IST FOLLOW US ON: West Bengal Chief … Read more Mamata Announces Compensation of Rs 2 Lakh Each for Families of Post-poll Violence Victims

Failure of PM, Zero Strategy of Centre Pushing India Towards Complete Lockdown: Rahul Gandhi

File photo of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said he was against a total lockdown and urged the government to provide a financial package for the poor. PTI New Delhi Last Updated:May 06, 2021, 20:32 IST FOLLOW US ON: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday alleged that the failure of Prime Minister … Read more Failure of PM, Zero Strategy of Centre Pushing India Towards Complete Lockdown: Rahul Gandhi

From a Top Engineer at IBM to a Seasoned Politician in India, the Story of Chaudhary Ajit Singh

Not many of us know but Chaudhary Ajit Singh was once holding a good position in the US headquarters of IBM, which was one of the world’s largest computer companies in the 1960s. And Ajit Singh carved out a niche as a successful computer engineer. According to reports in the 1980s, Ajit Singh was not … Read more From a Top Engineer at IBM to a Seasoned Politician in India, the Story of Chaudhary Ajit Singh

Four-member Team of MHA Arrives in West Bengal to Probe Post-poll Violence

A four-member fact-finding team of the Union Home Ministry, tasked with looking into reasons for the post-poll violence in West Bengal, arrived in the state on Thursday. Led by an additional secretary of the ministry, the team visited the state secretariat and held a meeting with the home secretary and DGP, sources said. The team, … Read more Four-member Team of MHA Arrives in West Bengal to Probe Post-poll Violence

UP Panchayat Elections: AAP Wins One Seat Each in Varanasi, Gorakhpur; AIMIM Raises its Graph

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Asaduddin Owaisi-led AIMIM may not have been able to do wonders in the UP panchayat elections but both the parties have made their presence felt in the key constituencies of Uttar Pradesh ahead of 2022 State Assembly elections. The AAP has won one seat each in Prime … Read more UP Panchayat Elections: AAP Wins One Seat Each in Varanasi, Gorakhpur; AIMIM Raises its Graph

MHA Forms Four-member Team to Probe Post Poll Violence in West Bengal

The Union Home Ministry has formed a four-member fact finding team to look into reasons for the post poll violence in West Bengal and also assess the ground situation in the state, officials said on Thursday. The team, led by an additional secretary of the ministry, has left for the state. On Wednesday, the ministry … Read more MHA Forms Four-member Team to Probe Post Poll Violence in West Bengal

34 of 126 Winning Candidates in Assam Have Declared Criminal Cases; Congress Tops the List

The recently concluded Assembly polls saw richer candidates and more candidates with criminal cases against them winning the seats than in 2016. Out of the 126 candidates who were declared winners in the recent elections, 34 had declared criminal cases against them compared with 14 five years ago, according to data by Assam Election Watch … Read more 34 of 126 Winning Candidates in Assam Have Declared Criminal Cases; Congress Tops the List

Mamata’s Silence Speaks About Her Involvement in Bengal Violence: JP Nadda

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President JP Nadda alleged that the killings and attacks on his party workers in West Bengal are sponsored by the State and Mamata Banerjee’s silence speaks about her involvement in these incidents. Nadda said that it is unfortunate that Mamataji has started her third term with blood on her hands. … Read more Mamata’s Silence Speaks About Her Involvement in Bengal Violence: JP Nadda