Gonda, Uttar Pradesh: Calling demonetisation a "diversionary tactic", BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday said the move was "unilateral" and was implemented without any adequate preparations or ground work.
'Sidelined' Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh on Tuesday shocked everyone by making some downright explosive claims, saying that his party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav himself scripted the bitter feud between his son and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his uncle Shivpal.
The Congress is planning to file a complaint against Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his 'controversial' remarks made during his speech at a rally in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday.
Kanpur: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has described Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Akhilesh Yadav as two sides of the same coin, saying both failed to stop riots in their states as chief ministers.
After walking out of Rajya Sabha in protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks against his predecessor, Manmohan Singh, the Congress on Wednesday threatened that it will not let the Prime Minister to speak in the House unless he apologises for using "ugly" and "unacceptable" language against a former PM.
Betul: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has once again sparked a controversy. this time by asserting that all the people who live in Hindustan and who have respect for its traditions are Hindus. Bhagwat on Wednesday said that although Muslims have a different way of performing prayers, they are Hindus by nationality.
Taunts and accusations flew thick and fast for yet another day between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today. While the Prime Minister took on the Congress leader during his speech in Parliament, Rahul chose social media to target him.
Auraiya (Uttar Pradesh): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday responded to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'SCAM' jibe, by saying that 'A' and 'M in the acronym stand for BJP President Amit Shah and Narendra Modi.
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has said that the union budget for 2017-18 is "very disappointing" for minorities. He said the budget looks hardly inspiring, with "nothing worthwhile for any section the society and for every sector of the economy".
Reacting to the Union Budget 2017, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday expressed disappointment over the lack of big reforms aimed at farmers and no mention of job creation for youth.
IUML national president and former minister of state for External Affairs Minister E. Ahamed who suffered a cardiac arrest in Parliament on Tuesday passed away at the Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in New Delhi.
US President Donald Trump called up PM Narendra Modi today. The White House had released Trump's schedule for the day and said "The President speaks with Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi".
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday attacked Election Commission saying the poll regulator has failed to curb the distribution of money in the election to seek votes.
While Priyanka Gandhi is being praised for playing a very crucial role in swinging an alliance for Congress with the Samajwadi Party (SP) for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh polls, her husband Robert Vadra took to Facebook today to hail the partnership and toast "two young & dynamic leaders- Rahul Gandhi & Akhilesh Yadav."
The Central Bureau (CBI) of Investigation has started a preliminary enquiry against Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and unknown public servants for alleged violation of rules and regulations in awarding a contract for "Talk-to-AK" social media campaign.
The BJP clarified on Wednesday evening that 91-year-old Congress leader Narain Dutt Tiwari has not joined the party, hours after Tiwari met BJP chief Amit Shah and other leaders in Delhi.
In new information which certainly will add more fuel to the controversy over her educational qualification, Union Minister Smriti Irani had asked the Delhi University not to disclose it to an RTI applicant, the School of Open Learning has told the Central Information Commission.
Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat today said jawans who take to social media to express their complaints could be punished as their act lowers the morale of those guarding the frontiers of the country.
After many videos of jawans highlighting their poor work conditions started going viral this week, inciting public anger, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat announced to introduce a complaint box which he himself will open.
After a furious Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj threatened to not grant Indian visas to Amazon officials, the company has dropped Indian flag-themed doormats from its website.
Back after a vacation, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi took on PM Modi once again on Wednesday. Attacking the Narendra Modi-led Centre government and its decision to demonetise and scrap high-denomination notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000, Rahul said that acche din (good times) will only come when the Congress regains power in 2019 Lok Sabha Election.
The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday issued a showcause notice to BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj for his controversial comments on population control. The election body sought a reply from the MP by 11 January.
New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who was on a foreign holiday over the first week of the new year, is back in the national capital. Gandhi, who arrived in the country Monday night, is meeting party leaders today.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is in no mood to stop attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetization drive and today she made a suggestion - that he should quit and make way for a "national government" to be headed by senior BJP leader LK Advani or Finance Minister Arun Jaitley or Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
Mulayam Singh Yadav has this morning cancelled a Samajwadi Party meeting he had called on Thursday - December 5. SP chief has asked party candidates to head to their constituencies and prepare for the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, to be announced any day this week.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday asked the government to repeal a daily cash withdrawal limit and pay out compensation to poor families hit the hardest by a shock recall of high-value currency last month.
Suspended BJP leader and MP Kirti Azad has never shied away from speaking his mind and this time he has trained his guns at Arun Jaitley. On Sunday, he called the Finance Minister an "inefficient" person and sought his resignation holding him responsible for the hardships faced by the common man post-demonetisation.
The Congress Party on Monday said they have fullest confidence in the Indian armed forces and claimed it has never played politics with the institution and will never do so unlike the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
With the Centre announcing the name of Lieutenant General Bipin Rawat as the new Chief of the Army Staff superseding two seniors for the coveted post, the Congress on Sunday demanded an answer from the government over the decision, while asserting that the Army is a public institution and the nation deserves an answer.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accused two former premiers, his predecessor Dr Manmohan Singh and Indira Gandhi, of ignoring basic steps to fight corruption.