I-T Dept raids Congress office in Patna, recovers Rs 8.5 lakh cash from car parked inside

Income Tax officials also questioned Bihar Congress in charge Shakti Singh Gohil and national media in-charge Randeep Surjewala in connection with the cash recovered as they were present at the Congress office then. File image for representation: Reuters The Income Tax Department on Thursday carried out raids at Sadakat Aashram, state headquarter of Bihar Congress, … Read more

Bihar polls: Free rice and TV is fine but not free vaccine, asks BJP; Congress says don’t play with lives

As electioneering for the Bihar assembly polls enters its final leg, the war of words between the BJP and the Opposition has further intensified with each accusing the other of indulging in petty politics. The latest in this chain is the controversy over the BJP’s promise of providing a free Covid-19 vaccine to Bihar if … Read more

JD(U) releases its manifesto;seeks to know from rivals source of money for fulfilling its poll promises

Patna: The ruling JD(U) on Thursday released its manifesto for the Bihar polls, promising progressive schemes under second leg of the ‘seven resolves’ of good governance in the next five years if it returned to power. Apart from outlining its future plans for the development of Bihar,Chief Minister Nitish Kumar led party also referred to … Read more

Why mention mistress, not wife: BJP minister asks MP Congress candidate, kicks up row

BJP leader and Madhya Pradesh minister Bisahulal Singh, who is contesting the upcoming assembly bypoll in Anuppur, has called the wife of Congress candidate his mistress and asked why is Vishwanath Singh Kunjam not naming his wife in the nomination papers. Madhya Pradesh minister Bisahulal Singh with CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan. (PTI file photo) BJP … Read more

Regret if my comment hurt someone: Congress leader Kamal Nath on ‘item’ jibe for Imarti Devi

A day after his remarks on BJP leader Imarti Devi sparked controversy, former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath said he is regretful if anyone found his comments objectionable. Kamal Nath said, “If anyone found my remarks disrespectful, I express my regret.” Speaking to reporters today Kamal Nath said, “The BJP has realised they are … Read more

Smriti Irani slams Kamal Nath for remark on female BJP leader; NCW to send notice to Congress leader

BJP leader and Union Minister Smriti Irani has hit out at Congress leader and former MP CM Kamal Nath for his remark on a female BJP leader. The National Commission for Women will also send a notice to the Congress leader. Women and Chil Development Minister Smriti Irani has hit out at former Madhya Pradesh … Read more

MP farmer dies at Jyotiraditya Scindia’s rally, Congress slams BJP for carrying on with speech

A farmer reportedly died of a heart attack during a public meeting in Madhya Pradesh where BJP’s Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia was scheduled to speak, officials said. The 80-year-old farmer passed away while a public meeting was underway in the state’s Khandwa district on Sunday. The rally was held ahead of Madhya Pradesh bypolls … Read more

Congress releases list of star campaigners for MP and UP bypolls

Congress has released the list of star campaigners for Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh bypolls which are due for November 3. Former party chief Rahul Gandhi and All India Congress Committee’s General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are included in both the lists. Congress star campaigners for Uttar Pradesh Apart from the Gandhis, Congress’s list of … Read more

New farm laws are an attack on soul of every farmer: Rahul Gandhi

CHANDIGARH: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday kept up his attack on the central government over the recently enacted farm laws, and said these are a blatant attack on the soul of every farmer and that such legislations “weaken” the country’s foundation. “These three laws are an attack on the soul of every farmer of … Read more