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MBMC Hit Congress, Warned to oppose it

Aligarh:  If the Congress led UPA government is really serious for the well being of Muslims why it failed to constitute the “Delimitation Commission” till now despite the harsh reality that all Muslim concentrated assembly and Lok-Sabha constituencies are reserved which is negatively affecting Muslim representation in policy and government bodies said President, Former AMU Teachers […]

BJP will not be supported but Congress must Awake: FMSA

Aligarh:  We do not subscribe the thinking or philosophy of the Sangh Parivar. So Indian Muslims will never vote for BJP but at the same time the Congress should also take up sincere steps for the development of Muslims said Jasim Mohammad Secretary General of Forum for Muslim Studies & Analysis (FMSA) while addressing a […]

Is SP playing ‘dangerous’ politics with Muslims?

Lucknow:  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his father, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, have time and again expressed their indebtedness to Muslims for voting them to power in the assembly elections earlier this year. “Many innocent Muslim youths have been framed in cooked up cases. We will always help such people,” […]

Mamata isolated in Delhi yet again

Kolkata:  For the second time in four months, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s efforts to leave a mark on national politics has fallen flat. Banerjee was left high and dry when her Trinamool Congress’ plan to table a no-confidence motion Nov 22 against the Congress-led UPA government ended in a whimper. Minutes after Trinamool […]

Congress, BJP in close contest for tribal votes

Ahmedabad:  As Gujarat gets ready to go to the polls next month, the closest contest is going to be perhaps over the hilly and densely forested eastern peripheries of the state, where the majority of the population is tribal in origin. The tribal parts of the state, called Poorvi Patti (Eastern Belt), constitute 26 of […]

Congress attacks Mamata for seeking BJP’s support

Kolkata:  The Congress Sunday said the Trinamool Congress did not have the adequate numbers in parliament for pushing through a no-confidence motion against the UPA and attacked the Mamata Banerjee-led party for seeking support from “communal” BJP. “She (Banerjee) must realise that with just 19 MPs she cannot succeed in the no-confidence motion. Moreover, by […]

Rahul Gandhi is number two: Congress

New Delhi: The Congress Monday said party general secretary Rahul Gandhi was “number two” after party president Sonia Gandhi but did not comment on his probable re-designation. “He is number two… work is going on,” party spokesperson Renuka Chowdhury told reporters here at a press conference. There has been speculation that Rahul Gandhi will assume a […]

Shiv Sena leader booked for violating noise limit

Mumbai: A case was registered against an organiser of the Shiv Sena’s Dussehra rally for violating the noise level limit laid down by the Bombay High Court, police said here Saturday. “A case has been registered against Shiv Sena leader Diwakar Borkar, who had sought permission for the Dussehra rally at Shivji Park (in Dadar in […]

IAC supporters protest outside Hooda’s house

New Delhi:  Over a hundred India Against Corruption (IAC) supporters Sunday protested outside Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda’s official residence here, police said. The activists were protesting against the Haryana government for allegedly favouring and facilitating land deals between Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, and realty major DLF. “Two people and […]

PMO concealing information on Sonia trips: Modi

New Delhi: Accusing the UPA government of treating Gujarat as an “enemy state”, Chief Minister Narendra Modi has said the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) was concealing information about Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s trips abroad. He also reiterated that his focus was Gujarat and reports of his prime ministerial ambitions were mere speculation. In an interview with […]

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