Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday said he had lost all hope in the National Register of Citizens as the Centre and the state government were discussing new ways to oust foreigners from the state.
Controversial BJP MP Pragya Thakur's repeated gaffes have forced the party leadership to restrain her from speaking to the media on any issue. Sources said she has been asked not to speak even at state BJP events.
A day after Delhi Congress in-charge P.C. Chacko asked the party to relieve him of his duties, senior party leaders A.K. Walia and Arvinder Singh Lovely met interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi to discuss his replacement and the new city unit chief.
Former Chief Minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jiitan Ram Manjhi has been repeatedly claiming to be ready to take up the post again if the Grand Alliance gets a majority in the state assembly polls next year.
Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath met Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi to discuss organisational issues. Sources say the leaders discussed the appointment of a new state party chief .
The Trinamool Congress' mass outreach programme, 'Didi Ke Bolo', has received over 10 lakh responses in a month, party supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday.
As the city gears up for the upcoming Assembly polls, the BJP on Thursday started "Delhi Bachao (Save Delhi) Parivartan Yatra" to expose the failures of the Aam Aadmi Party and to seek public support.
After criticising the government's handling of the economy and the RBI transferring it a surplus of Rs 1.76 lakh crore, the Congress again attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a series of sarcastic tweets over fall in rupee and slowdown in growth.
The issue of Article 370 dominated the Congress state unit meeting here, chaired by state party chief Sachin Pilot, which had been organised to take up civic polls in Rajasthan.
Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said: "By easing the FDI reforms in single-brand retail, the BJP government has given a big blow to the Indian shopkeepers and businesses."
Chairman of Uttar Pradesh labour department and Minister of State (MoS) Sunil Bharala has claimed that Chief Minister Adityanath will take swift action leading to building of the temple in Ayodhya.
Union Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Thursday took a dig at senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh for being responsible for "policy paralysis" during the UPA II government.
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati has demanded strict action against officials responsible for making Dalit students at a primary school in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia sit separately for mid-day meals.
Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik, on Wednesday, slammed former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi saying he behaved like a "political juvenile" over the abrogation of Article 370, which led Pakistan to use his comments at the UN.
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday slammed the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh over its failure to assure safety of women, saying those who complain against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders are not "guaranteed their own safety".