Legal Politics Votes & Polls

No Political parties henceforth can release manifestos in the last 48 hours : EC

The Election Commission Saturday barred political parties from releasing election manifestos in the last 48 hours before polling.   The commission has now made the release of election manifestos a part of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC), which is a set of rules to be followed by parties after elections are announced.   The Read More…

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…

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…

National Opinion Politics

Terrorist JeM chief Masood Azhar was released by BJP Regime : Rahul Gandhi

It is well written fact in History  Pakistan-based Azhar was released by India in exchange of passengers of the hijacked Indian Airlines plane IC-814 in 1999 during the Vajpayee government. Congress chief Rahul Gandhi Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to tell the nation that it was the BJP government which released terror outfit JeM Read More…

Supreme Court

AG made 180 degree jump and now says Rafale documents were not stolen in SC

Attorney General K.K. Venugopal on Friday did a 180 degree tilt and said the Rafale documents were not stolen from the Defence Ministry and that what he meant in his submission before the Supreme Court was that petitioners in the application used “photocopies of the original” papers, deemed secret by the government.   His comments Read More…

Opinion Politics

Rahul questions Modi personal visit to Nawaz Sharif’s family wedding in 2015

  Congress president Rahul Gandhi was reacting to PM Modi’s attack on the Opposition over Balakot airstrikes   Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday sharply countered Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s charge that Opposition leaders were ‘poster boys’ of Pakistan, saying everyone knows who poster boy of Pakistan was.   Who invited ISI team to Pathankot? Read More…

Politics Votes & Polls

EC waits for Modi official tours to conclude allege Congress

The Congress on Monday accused the Election Commission of delaying the announcement of the general elections to allow Prime Minister Narendra Modi to conclude his “official” tours.   Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel hit out at Modi for using official machinery and public money to fuel his election campaign through rallies and political advertisements.   Read More…