Saturday, January 28, 2023

Congress

50 BJP workers join Congress in Meghalaya; to support PN Syiem

Over 50 BJP supporters from Shillong’s Pynthorumkhrah constituency on Friday joined Congress to extend their support to Congress Pynthorumkhrah candidate PN Syiem, reports East Mojo. The supporters were led by former NCP candidate from Pynthorumkhrah, Predecessor Rumnong and BJP...

Meghalaya NCP chief quits Assembly; joins Congress

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) legislator, Saleng Sangma on Monday resigned from the Meghalaya assembly and re-joined the Congress.Sangma also tendered his resignation as a Meghalaya president as well as a primary member of the Sharad Pawar-led party, saying that...

Congress releases ‘charge sheet’ against Modi govt

The Congress Saturday released a “charge sheet” against the Narendra Modi government, terming the BJP a ‘Bhrasht Jumla Party’ and alleging that its mantra was ‘kuch ka saath, khud ka vikas, sabke saath vishwasghaat’ (for the benefit of few,...

Congress opposes Centre’s new IT rules draft, dubs it ‘censorship’

 The Congress on Thursday opposed the new IT rules draft and accused the Centre of muzzling the Internet and Censoring Online Content through PIB calling it the Narendra Modi government's definition of "Fact Checking". Addressing a press conference here, the...

Congress slams Rijiju’s letter to CJI on collegium system

The Congress on Monday accused the government of “intimidating” the judiciary in a bid to “totally capture it” and alleged that Law Minister Kiren Rijiju’s suggestion to restructure the collegium system is a “poison pill” for the judiciary.The fresh...

Congress calls remote voting ‘sketchy’

Most opposition parties have decided to oppose the Election Commission’s proposal on remote electronic voting machines or RVMs as it is “sketchy and not concrete”, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said on Sunday.This decision was announced following a meeting...

Congress steps up attack on VP over his judiciary comments

Calls it part of ‘game plan to orchestrate confrontation’ Upping the ante, the Congress on Friday alleged that Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar’s comments on the judiciary were part of a “game plan to orchestrate a confrontation”, and cited his predecessor...

Cong and JD(S) are corrupt and ‘parivaarvadi’ parties: Shah

Hitting the ground running in poll-bound Karnataka, Union Home Minister Amit Shah called both the Congress and JD(S) as ‘parivaarvadi’ (dynastic politics) and corrupt and urged the people of Mandya and Old Mysuru region to support the BJP and...

M’laya polls : Cong announces first list of 40 candidates

The Congress party on Thursday announced its first list of 40 candidates for the upcoming elections to the 60-member Meghalaya legislative assembly which is scheduled to be held in February 2023.This is for the first time that the Congress...

CPI(M), Congress learnt no lesson from Bengal: Tripura CM

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha claimed that people of the state do not like the closeness of the CPI(M) and the Congress ahead of the assembly elections, maintaining that the BJP will have an edge over the two opposition...