The Parliament on Monday passed The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021 to annul the three farm laws against which farmers have been protesting for over a year, with its passage in the Rajya Sabha shortly after the Lok Sabha did it. The Lower House had passed the repeal bill within minutes of its introduction.
The Congress Working Committee will deliberate over key issues including organisational elections, forthcoming assembly polls and the current political situation.
A group of farmers had blocked highway near Karnal against arrest of their brethren by police, disrupting traffic movement on the highway.
Bhupinder Singh Hooda tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday along with his wife Asha Hooda. As a precautionary measure, Hooda will be hospitalised in Gurgaon
Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Monday rode a tractor, pulled by party legislators on the way to the state Assembly here to protest the rise in fuel prices
On Wednesday, the BJP-JJP government in Haryana survived the floor test, comfortably defeating the no-confidence motion moved against it by the main opposition Congress.
The central probe agency has filed a chargesheet against former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, four retired IAS officers and some others in a money laundering case
Farmers from different parts of the country have been camping at various border points of Delhi for more than a month now
Opposition leaders lauded the farmers 'for staging a democratic, peaceful and disciplined demonstration' for more than a month on Delhi's borders
The opposition leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda criticised the govt over lack of arrangements during the current crop yielding season.
Kanda has played a central role in conjuring support for the BJP in the hung Haryana Assembly
If BJP can garner support from the Independents, it will not need JJP's support to form government.
Meanwhile, Congress high command too had summoned former chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda to the national capital, sources in the party said.
The BJP, which had set a target of winning 75 seats ahead of the polls, is leading in 38 seats, while the Congress is ahead in 32 constituencies.
In Maharashtra, the voter turnout almost matched the 63.38 per cent polling recorded in the last state elections in 2014.
Describing the manifesto as 'Sankalp Patra', the party in its manifesto promised 33 per cent reservation to women in government jobs and private institutions in the state and free rides in Haryana roadways buses.
On Wednesday, scores of Congress workers staged a protest outside the residence of Sonia Gandhi over the manner in which tickets had been distributed.
Training guns on the ruling BJP government, Dangi said: 'The government has done nothing on the ground in the last five years. They have only talked about it in the media'.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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