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Cong alleges govt procuring Covid vax at inflated prices

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The Congress on Sunday questioned the procurement of Covid vaccines, alleging that the government has procured the vaccines at inflated prices despite the manufacturers claiming they would supply the vaccines without seeking profit. Congress General...

Govt will be forced to take back farm laws, says Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi/Madurai, Jan 14 (IANS): Keeping up his attack on the Modi government over the farm laws, Congress' former President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday claimed that it will be forced to take them back. Addressing media after witnessing Jallikattu (bull-taming) in...

Congress leaders under house arrest, ahead of Padayatra

Jhansi (UP), Dec 25 (IANS) Several Congress leaders, including party's national secretary Rohit Chaudhary and former MP Pradeep Jain Aditya, were put under house arrest, ahead of the party's 'Gai bachao, Kisan bachao' padayatra. The padayatra is scheduled to begin...

J&K DDC results: Mixed bag of regional aspirations and integrative forces

By Sheikh Qayoom, (IANS) The District Development Council (DDC) results in Jammu and Kashmir mark a watershed moment in the democratic process of the newly formed union territory. Over 50 per cent people participated in these elections, including over 43...

Rahul Gandhi slams BJP govt on banks’ loans write-offs

By Quaid Najmi, (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA government on the much-debated issue of banks' loans write-offs perpetrated in the past few years. Reacting to a story by IANS (Dec. 20), Gandhi tweeted:...

Citing waste of time, Rahul walks out of parliamentary panel meet on defence

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday walked out of a meeting of the Parliamentary Committee on Defence, accusing the panel of wasting time by discussing uniforms instead of Chinese aggression and national security,...

Congress slams Centre for deciding against holding Winter Session

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) After the government decided against convening the Winter Session of the Parliament due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Congress has slammed the Centre for 'subverting parliamentary democracy', alleging that the opposition was not consulted...

BJP-RSS control Facebook in India: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) after a report surfaced that Facebook did not act on hate content. The former Congress president took...

Congress will bring no-confidence motion on farm laws: Hooda

Gurugram, Dec 4 (IANS) Amid the ongoing farmers' stir, former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said that the Congress will bring a no-confidence motion in the Legislative Assembly on the farm laws. During a press conference on Friday, he...

Accepting less than scrapping farm laws will be deceit to farmers: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The Congress has stepped up the demand of immediately scrapping the farm laws in the wake of the farmers’ protest in the national capital. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said in a tweet,”Accepting less than scrapping of three...

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‘Media trial’ obstructs justice, amounts to contempt: Bombay HC

Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) In a significant verdict, the Bombay High Court on Monday said that "media trial" impacts...