October 22, 2020 02:24 (IST)
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Senior Congress leader Gurupada Nanda passes away

Bhubaneswar/UNI: Senior Congress leader and former Rourkela MLA Gurupada Nanda passed away while undergoing treatment in a private hospital in Odisha's Cuttack on Tuesday. He was 77.

Didn't mean to insult, forgot her name: Kamal Nath explains 'item' jibe for Imarti Devi

Bhopal/IBNS: After being snubbed for his "item" jibe at former party colleague Imarti Devi, ex-Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Monday tried to explain his remark claiming that he was not insulting anyone but forgot "the person's" name.

Kamal Nath makes 'sexist' comment on BJP's Imarti Devi, Jyotiraditya Scindia hits back

Gwalior/IBNS: Congress leader Kamal Nath has stirred a row by allegedly making a sexist comment on Madhya Pradesh minister Imarti Devi, only to be hit back by his former party colleague and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jyotiraditya Scindia.

Prakash Javadekar slams Chidambaram, Digvijaya on their remarks on Art 370

New Delhi/UNI: Criticizing statements of Congress leaders P Chidambaram and Digvijaya Singh regarding Article 370, Information and Broadcasting Minister and senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said that the Congress leaders are speaking in unison with the separatists.

'Mumbai Police will investigate Vivek Oberoi for drug links if NCB does not': Maharashtra Home Minister

Mumbai/IBNS: Actor Vivek Oberoi should be investigated for possible links with the drugs scandal involving the Kannada film industry being probed by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said Friday, reported media.

Congress not protectors of Karnataka people: HD Kumaraswamy

Bengaluru/IBNS: Almost putting an end to the bonhomie with Congress in Karnataka, former Chief Minister and Janata Dal Secular chief HD Kumaraswamy on Thursday made an unsparing attack on his former ally ahead of the byelection in Rajarajeshwarinagar constituency.

Khushbu Sundar joins BJP hours after quitting Congress

New Delhi/IBNS: In a jolt for the country's oldest political outfit, Tamil Nadu actor-turned politician Khushbu Sundar on Monday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) hours after quitting the Congress.

Khushbu Sundar quits Congress, likely to join BJP today

New Delhi/IBNS: In a jolt to the country's oldest political outfit, Tamil Nadu Congress leader Khushbu Sundar on Monday quit her party amid rumours of her joining in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), media reports said.

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury bats for Congress and Left Front alliance for 2021 Bengal assembly elections

Kolkata/UNI: Congress parliamentary party leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has asserted that there will be an alliance between Congress and Left Front ahead of 2021 assembly elections.

Assam: Congress expels sitting MLA Rajdeep Gowala and ex-MLA Rumi Nath from party for six years

Guwahati/IBNS: The Congress on Friday expelled its sitting MLA Rajdeep Gowala and an ex-MLA Rumi Nath from Barak Valley, Assam for a period of six years for anti-party activities.

UP bypolls: Notification to be issued for 7 Assembly seats tomorrow

Lucknow/UNI: Notification for the November 3 by-elections to seven Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh will be issued on Friday.

Rahul Gandhi's anti-farm laws rally briefly stopped at Haryana border

New Delhi/IBNS: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was stopped briefly on Haryana border as he led the rally against the Centre's new farm laws from party-ruled Punjab.

Congress' 15 years rule in Assam is the epitome of corruption: Sarbananda Sonowal

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday said that, in last four years, his government has given regular and contractual jobs to 80 thousand youths of the state on the basis of merit and in a very transparent manner. No one could cast any aspersion on the recruitment process, he said.

'Rahul Gandhi's march towards Hathras for politics, not for justice': Smriti Irani

Varanasi/IBNS: Union women and child welfare minister Smriti Irani on Saturday called Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's march towards Hathras gang rape victim's house a political stunt rather than an effort to ensure justice for the victim.

Congress announces nationwide agitation against Hathras incident on Oct 5

New Delhi/IBNS: The Congress party on Saturday announced nationwide protest against the Hathras gang-rape incident on October 5.