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  India   Politics  03 Jul 2019

India, Politics, 03 Jul 2019

BJP member raises in Rajya Sabha issue of corruption in CPWD works

They demanded to hold a probe to ascertain the quality of work done through random sampling.

03 Jul 2019 9:12 PM

Wary of horse trading ahead of RS by-polls, Gujarat Cong to move 65 MLAs to Abu

The party termed the move as ‘precautionary’ and a result of ‘thwarting BJP's attempt of luring the MLAs for cross-voting.’

03 Jul 2019 8:55 PM

Opposition parties reject simultaneous polls, demand ballot paper back

Opposition listed several issues in the present electoral system, including interruptions of international companies during polls.

03 Jul 2019 8:39 PM

Trinamool Congress asks centre to go slow on simultaneous polls

TMC MP Derek O'Brien urged the government to discuss 'One Nation, One Election' with experts.

03 Jul 2019 8:01 PM

Rahul Gandhi to contiue as Congress president till CWC accepts resignation

Rahul Gandhi tweeted his resignation and said that 'it is an honour to serve the Congress party'.

03 Jul 2019 6:08 PM


Comprehensive legislation on data privacy under formulation: Prasad

He said the Centre has taken several measures including regularly issuing alerts about threats affecting mobile phones and countermeasures.

03 Jul 2019 6:00 PM

After Congress MLA resignations, former JD(S) state Chief meets BJP MPs

‘And just because I met BJP leaders doesn’t mean I am joining the BJP. No one has invited me to join BJP,’ he said in response to rumours.

03 Jul 2019 4:13 PM

Jagan Reddy govt organises two-day orientation program for MLAs in Andhra

The Chief Minister also took up the topic of attendance and told all MLAs to maintain their attendance for all proceedings of the house.

03 Jul 2019 4:09 PM

Uproar in LS as DMK member objects to Kiran Bedi's tweet

T R Baalu was joined by other DMK members, Congress members and even AAP’s Bhagawant Mann.

03 Jul 2019 3:55 PM

Complaint against Mehbooba over 'seditious' statement forwarded to Jammu SSP

Khajuria had filed an RTI application on March 30, seeking information about the action taken on his complaint against Mufti.

03 Jul 2019 3:49 PM


Nitish govt distributes mangoes to MLAs, faces flak from RJD

According to the Agriculture Minister Rem Kumar, the step was taken keeping in mind the environmental concerns.

03 Jul 2019 3:25 PM

CPI(M) MPs protest in Delhi against GST on job works

‘More than five thousand MSME industries have been shut because of the imposition of the GST,’ said P R Natarjan, CPI(M) MP from Coimbatore.

03 Jul 2019 3:24 PM

Centre refuses to change West Bengal's name to Bangla

Nityanand Rai, MoS (Home), denied in the Rajya Sabha that Centre has cleared name 'Bangla' for West Bengal as proposed by the state govt.

03 Jul 2019 3:19 PM

Corporatisation of railways' production units will bring jobs, investments: Goyal

Responding to the charges, Goyal said the charge by the Congress leader shows the grand old party's 'double standards.'

03 Jul 2019 3:15 PM

SC defers case seeking disqualification of Panneerselvam, 10 other AIADMK legislators

In September 2017, the DMK had approached the Madras High Court with the same plea but it was dismissed by the court.

03 Jul 2019 2:48 PM


RJD demands Bihar health minister's resignation over AES outbreak

The apex court had reprimanded the Bihar government over the deaths of children across the state due to AES.

03 Jul 2019 2:48 PM

Second FIR against Azam Khan for remarks on Jaya Prada

During the Lok Sabha elections too, Khan was banned from campaigning for 72 hours by the Election Commission for remarks against Jaya Prada.

03 Jul 2019 1:43 PM

UP govt initiates action against 600 corrupt officers

He had said that corrupt officers could be shown the door by giving them compulsory retirement.

03 Jul 2019 1:31 PM

WB, MP govts' issue orders for 10 per cent reservation to EWS under General category

The benefit of the reservation will be to those EWS whose family's total annual income does not exceed Rs 8 lakh.

03 Jul 2019 11:20 AM

Madhya Pradesh HC declines to protect house for which BJP MLA had `batted'

However, the high court directed the IMC to provide within two days a temporary shelter elsewhere for the family living in the house.

03 Jul 2019 11:01 AM