BJP to not form govt in Maha, blames Sena for disrespecting Mandate

BJP to not form govt in Maha, blames Sena for disrespecting Mandate

Sunday, 10 November 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

The BJP on Sunday announced that it would not form government in Maharashtra in view of the ally Shiv Sena's stand to not join them in the efforts. Announcing the BJP's decision, Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil accused the Uddhav Thackeray-led party, which is adamant on its demand for a rotational...

Delhi air quality remains poor

Delhi air quality remains poor

Sunday, 10 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Pollution levels in the national capital remained in the "poor" category on Sunday morning. At 9 AM, Delhi's the air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 281, according to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). The AQI in adjoining areas of Noida, Greater Noida, Faridabad and Gurgaon was registered at 302, 297,...

PM extends greetings on Milad-Un-Nabi

PM extends greetings on Milad-Un-Nabi

Sunday, 10 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended greetings on Milad-Un-Nabi, hoping there is peace all around. Milad-Un-Nabi is celebrated as birth anniversary of  Prophet Mohammad. "Greetings on Milad-Un-Nabi. Inspired by the thoughts of Prophet Muhammad, may this day further the spirit of harmony and compassion in society," the prime minister tweeted. "May there be peace...

Raut refers to Hitler to fire fresh salvo at Fadnavis

Raut refers to Hitler to fire fresh salvo at Fadnavis

Sunday, 10 November 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday hit out at Maharashtra's caretaker chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and accused him of playing politics of fear, while making a reference to German dictator Adolf Hitler in the backdop of logjam over government formation in the state. Without naming Fadnavis, Raut, in a fresh...

Cyclone Bulbul: PM speaks with WB CM Mamata Banerjee on situation

Cyclone Bulbul: PM speaks with WB CM Mamata Banerjee on situation

Sunday, 10 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

As Cyclone Bulbul made landfall, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday spoke with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee about the situation arising out of it and assured the state of all assistance to deal with the calamity. Cyclone Bulbul made landfall in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district on Saturday. "Reviewed the situation in...

Maha Governor asks BJP to `indicate willingness' to form govt

Maha Governor asks BJP to `indicate willingness' to form govt

Saturday, 09 November 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Following the 15-day-long impasse, Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Saturday evening asked the BJP, the single largest party in the state, to "indicate willingness and ability" to form government. Sources close to acting Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, who is leader of state BJP's legislature wing, confirmed that Fadnavis had received...

Kartarpur corridor's opening to 'enormously improve' Indo-Pak ties, says Manmohan Singh

Kartarpur corridor's opening to 'enormously improve' Indo-Pak ties, says Manmohan Singh

Saturday, 09 November 2019 | PTI | Kartarpur (Pakistan)

The opening of the Kartarpur corridor will "enormously improve" relations between India and Pakistan, former prime minister Manmohan Singh said on Saturday after he arrived here as part of the first batch of the Indian pilgrims through the cross-border pathway. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan formally inaugurated the historic corridor to...

Stand vindicated, moment of fulfilment for me: Advani after SC verdict on Ayodhya

Stand vindicated, moment of fulfilment for me: Advani after SC verdict on Ayodhya

Saturday, 09 November 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

BJP veteran LK Advani, the most prominent political face of the Ram janmabhoomi movement, on Saturday said the historic Supreme Court judgment on the Ayodhya issue has vindicated his stand and he feels deeply blessed over the verdict paving the way for construction of a magnificent Ram temple. Describing it as...

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