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Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury blames hackers for controversial Rajiv Gandhi quote

New Delhi: Shortly after removal of a controversial post, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury attributed it to hackers. He claimed his Twitter account had been hacked and that he had nothing to do with it. The said tweet, to mark his death anniversary, had a poster with a controversial quote by former Prime Minister Rajiv...

Fuel price rise leads to ruckus in Parliament; Opposition parties stage walkout in Lok Sabha

RS MP Mallikarjun Kharge accuses govt of plundering the poor   New Delhi: The echo of protests against the latest fuel price rise was heard in both Houses of the Parliament on Tuesday. The prices of petrol and diesel were raised by 80 paise, while that of domestic LPG was increased by Rs 50. In...
Winter Session of Parliament begins with adjournments; Lok Sabha passes Bill to repeal farm laws amid ruckus

Winter Session of Parliament begins with adjournments; Lok Sabha passes Bill to repeal farm laws amid ruckus

Bill passed without discussion within minutes of being introduced by agri minister Narendra Singh Tomar; House adjourned for second time on Day 1 of Winter Session of Parliament New Delhi: The Winter Session of the Parliament commenced on Monday. The Lok Sabha witnessed a stormy start to the session when Opposition MPs began sloganeering and...

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury to remain leader of Congress in Lok Sabha

A parliamentarian from Bengal, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, will continue to be the leader of the Congress party in Lok Sabha, the party has revealed. This has put an end to speculations about Chowdhury being replaced in Lok Sabha ahead of the crucial monsoon session of the Parliament beginning Monday. Also, Gaurav Gogoi, son of late...

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury likely to be removed as leader of Congress in Lok Sabha

The Congress that is gradually losing political ground in the country with back-to-back disastrous poll performances is likely to make a significant change in the Lok Sabha ahead of the monsoon session of the parliament that is scheduled to begin July 19. The grand old party is likely to replace its leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury,...

CJI’s “6-month rule” resulted in the elimination of two government choices for CBI chief

A rule cited by Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana has resulted in the elimination of two government choices for the post of CBI director. The rule was cited during the meeting of the selection panel comprising of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the CJI and the Leader of Opposition Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury held on...

Madhya Pradesh State Board Exam paper asks students to show ‘Azad Kashmir’ on India map

Controversy has arisen over a strange question in Madhya Pradesh Education Board’s 10th exam. Two objectionable questions have been asked about Kashmir in the board examination. However, after this matter came to cognizance, Chief Minister Kamal Nath has raised a deep objection and the officer who prepared the question paper has been suspended with immediate...

Rajya Sabha Proceedings Adjourned till 2 pm As Opposition Protests Over Delhi violence

The Speaker adjourned the Rajya Sabha proceedings till 2 p.m after the entire Opposition vociferously protested over the issue of communal violence in the national capital, with members alleging that the government slept while Delhi burnt. Congress leaders have been demanding the resignation of Home Minister Amit Shah and are likely to launch a protest...

Kashmir is With India Physically, Not Emotionally: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury slammed the centre on Friday for slapping Public Safety Act on two former chief ministers of Jammu and Kashmir who are already in detention and stated that the region is physically with India but no longer with us emotionally. He said that, “Prime Minister spoke against Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba...

Amit Shah During Citizenship Bill in LS, We are Waiting for Right time to Release Political Leaders

The situation in Jammu and Kashmir is completely normal, Home Minister Amit Shah told the Lok Sabha on Tuesday and attacked the Congress for its pitch after the abrogation of Article 370 that had predicted bloodshed in Jammu and Kashmir.The Congress government has questioned, why are the people in custody even after so many months?...