Politics Voice West India

Congress Claim to form Government marks end game for BJP in Goa

The Congress Saturday staked claim to form a government in Goa claiming that the Manohar Parrikar dispensation has lost its majority in the Assembly following the demise of BJP MLA Francis D’Souza.   In a letter to Goa Governor Mridula Sinha, Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar staked claim to form the government and demanded dismissal Read More…

Kashmir Legal

SPO killed outside her home in Kashmir valley

Female special police officer (SPO) was shot dead by militants outside her home in south Kashmir’s volatile Shopian district on Saturday. In the last five years after  BJP wrested  in power in Center witnessed higher casualties in armed forces and in state security agencies reports local valley media . Recent  42 soldiers killings in Pulwama Read More…

National Politics Supreme Court

Rafale deal allegations SC to Look preliminary objections raised by the Modi Govt

The Supreme Court on Thursday said it will decide first on the preliminary objections raised by the Centre and then go into the facts of the Rafale fighter jet deal case.   A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi wrapped up the hearing on preliminary objections by the Centre that review petitioners in the Read More…

Politics Votes & Polls

Supreme Court notice to EC on opposition leaders’ plea on counting of VVPAT slips

  The Supreme Court Friday sought the Election Commission’s response on a plea by Opposition leaders seeking the counting of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) slips of 50 per cent of EVMs in each constituency before the Lok Sabha results are declared.   A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and justices Deepak Gupta Read More…

North India Politics

How BJP MP , RSS Strong man Rakesh Sinha messed up with University scam

Rakesh Sinha has been a famous figure on TV channels, seen righteously espousing the cause of the RSS and profoundly defending the BJP and the Modi Government.   Sinha was serving as Assistant Prof of Political Science at the Nehru Evening College, Delhi when he was appointed by the MCU in September, 2017 on deputation Read More…

Kashmir Politics Votes & Polls

Post Criticism EC Appoints three member Committee for JK assembly elections report

After getting wide spread criticism from Political parties and other quarters , The Election Commission (EC) has formed a committee comprising three “eminent” members to assess the situation on the ground in Jammu and Kashmir before it takes a decision about holding the Assembly elections in the troubled state.   Here are the three members Read More…

North India Politics Votes & Polls

Yogi given BJP allies plump posts just before EC announces Poll dates

Hours before the announcement of the poll schedule by the Election Commission on Sunday, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath appointed over two dozen new office-bearers of different state-owned corporations and boards in a last-minute bid to placate sulking alliance partners.   The state government appointed chairmen of UP Housing Board, Seed Corporation, Cane Farmers’ Read More…

Opinion Politics Social

RSS find faults with Supreme Court over Babri Masjid Case and Sabarimala Case

The Supreme Court on Friday referred the decades-old politically sensitive Ayodhya’s Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case for mediation by a panel headed by former apex court judge FMI Kalifulla for exploring the possibility of an amicable settlement.   Spiritual guru and founder of Art of Living foundation Sri Sri Ravishankar and senior advocate Sriram Read More…