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Congress Demands Restoration of Statues of Gandhi, Ambedkar in Parliament Complex

Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge has raised objections over the relocation of statues of Mahatma Gandhi, B R Ambedkar, and other national leaders within the Parliament complex, urging for their restoration to their original locations. In letters addressed to the Lok Sabha Speaker and Rajya Sabha Chairman, Kharge criticized the arbitrary shifting of these statues without consultation, which he contends violates the democratic spirit. Kharge emphasized the significance of the original placeme

19 Jun 2024 5:05 pm
Controversy Erupts as Union Minister Savitri Thakur Miswrites 'Beti Padhao, Beti Bachao' Slogan

Dhar - A video of Union Minister Savitri Thakur incorrectly writing the 'Beti Padhao, Beti Bachao' slogan in Hindi has gone viral, sparking criticism from the opposition Congress. The incident took place during the 'School Chalo Abhiyan' event at a government school in Bramha Kundi, Dhar, on June 18. Thakur, Lok Sabha member from Dhar and Minister of State for Women and Child Development, was the chief guest at the program. The video circulating online shows her writing the sloga

19 Jun 2024 5:05 pm
Congress Plans Nationwide Protests on June 21 Over NEET Irregularities

The Congress party has announced nationwide protests to be held on Friday, June 21, to demand justice for students affected by irregularities in the NEET entrance exam, including paper leaks and inflated marks. Intensifying their protest against the Modi government's inaction on the NEET issue, Congress General Secretary (Organisation) K C Venugopal has urged all state presidents and Legislature Party leaders to organize demonstrations at state headquarters. Senior leaders have been asked to

19 Jun 2024 3:05 pm
Delhi Court Extends CM Kejriwal's Custody in Excise Policy Case Till July 3

A Delhi court has extended the judicial custody of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal until July 3 in connection with the excise policy case. The decision was made by the Rouse Avenue Court on Wednesday. Kejriwal appeared before the court via video conference as his previous custody term was set to expire. During the session, he chose not to make a statement, deferring to his lawyers to speak on his behalf. The court, presided over by Vacation judge Nyay Bindu, had previously denied his bail on June

19 Jun 2024 3:05 pm
CPI to Contest Against Priyanka Gandhi Vadra in Wayanad By-Poll

The Communist Party of India (CPI) has announced that it will field a candidate against Priyanka Gandhi Vadra in the upcoming Wayanad Lok Sabha by-election. This move underscores CPIs commitment to contesting the seat, as confirmed by CPI state secretary Binoy Viswam. Viswam clarified that the CPIs decision aligns with the Left Democratic Front's (LDF) policy of opposing the BJP. He emphasized that the LDF would never take any action favorable to the BJP, reinforcing their intent to particip

18 Jun 2024 3:05 pm