Hardik Patel Withdrew From Congress Fearing Arrest In Sedition Charge: Gujarat PCC Chief

Hardik Patel Withdrew From Congress Fearing Arrest In Sedition Charge: Gujarat PCC Chief

Jagdish Thakor, the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee chief has said that Hardik Patel quit the party because he feared being jailed in the sedition cases filed against him. Earlier this week, Hardik Patel, a Patidar leader representing Gujarat in the Congress, resigned from the grand old party, reportedly, after feeling ignored. Speaking to ANI, Jagdish […]

US Embassy In Kyiv Resumes Operations

US Embassy In Kyiv Resumes Operations

After three months of closure following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24, the US Embassy in Kyiv reopened Wednesday. Soon before the US flag was raised over the embassy, spokeswoman Daniel Langenkamp told Reuters that it had officially reopened. In a statement, US State Department spokesperson Ned Price said that although US Embassy personnel […]

President Kovind Addresses Indian Diaspora In Jamaica On ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’

President Kovind Addresses Indian Diaspora In Jamaica On ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’

A speech delivered by Indian President Ram Nath Kovind in Jamaica, on Tuesday, at the King’s House, embraced 60 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries. The president expressed his greetings to Jamaican delegates from the diaspora, on his four-day visit to Jamaica with wife Savita Kovind, daughter Swati, Union Minister Pankaj Chowdhary, Lok […]

Congress Adopts Udaipur Declaration; Includes ‘One Family, One Ticket’ Provision

Congress Adopts Udaipur Declaration; Includes ‘One Family, One Ticket’ Provision

As per the Congress’ Udaipur Declaration, the party’s core feature is nationalism, and it has accused the BJP of engaging in ‘false nationalism’ that is focused solely on winning votes. In the declaration, the grand old party has stated that it will keep its coalition options open and continue to talk with “like-minded parties”. The […]

BJP Profits From Violent Riots While Inciting Them: Rajasthan CM Gehlot

BJP Profits From Violent Riots While Inciting Them: Rajasthan CM Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) benefits from riots while inciting them. The Congress leader told ANI, on Sunday, that all of the accused (in the recent riots in different states) belong to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the BJP, and that the party that benefits from […]

Indian Politics Will Revolve Around BJP For Next 20-30 Years: Prashant Kishor

Indian Politics Will Revolve Around BJP For Next 20-30 Years; Opposition Parties Should Learn How To Be In Opposition: Prashant Kishor

Election strategist Prashant Kishor has been in news after launching his “people’s movement”, Jan Suraj, shortly after breaking relations with the Congress. What was formerly supposed to be a strategy to rally people and the wealthy to form a political party in Bihar, is now a public movement to protest the state’s inefficiencies in its […]

SFJ Claims Responsibility For Mohali Blast; Warns Himachal CM On Consequences

SFJ Claims Responsibility For Mohali Blast; Warns Himachal CM On Consequences

The pro-Khalistan group Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) has claimed responsibility for the rocket-propelled grenade attack on the Punjab Police Intelligence’s headquarters in Mohali, on Monday night. SFJ general counsel Gurpatwant Singh Pannu claimed the same in a suspected voice message addressed to Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur. According to Pannu, the organisation was also […]

Marcos Jr Leads The Philippines’ Presidential Election Race

Marcos Jr Leads The Philippines’ Presidential Election Race

More than 70 percent of the Philippines presidential election ballots have been counted, with Ferdinand Marcos Jr holding a wide lead, as per unofficial results shown by the election body. The poll body’s live unofficial count, on Monday, showed Marcos Jr with more than 23.5 million votes, far ahead of his closest competitor, current vice […]

J&K Delimitation Commission Concludes Plan; Reserves 9 Seats For STs

J&K Delimitation Commission Concludes Plan; Reserves 9 Seats For STs

The Jammu and Kashmir Delimitation Commission, which was given the responsibility of replotting the assembly constituencies, met on Thursday, to conclude the procedure for finalising the plan for the union territory of Jammu & Kashmir. For the first time, there will be nine reserved seats for those belonging to Scheduled Tribes (STs). The commission also […]

Sri Lanka: Opposition Passes No-trust Motion Against President Rajapaksa

Sri Lanka: Opposition Passes No-trust Motion Against President Rajapaksa

The Sri Lankan Parliament convened for a crucial session on Wednesday, a day after the main Opposition party, the Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB), handed over motions of no-confidence against President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and the government for mishandling the country’s worst economic crisis. Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena received motions of no-confidence from the SJB. Meanwhile, the […]