The party said that Trivedi has backstabbed the ruling party in West Bengal ahead of the assembly polls
Trivedi joined the saffron party in the presence of president J P Nadda, Union ministers Piyush Goyal, Dharmendra Pradhan and other leaders
Dinesh Trivedi, who recently resigned from Rajya Sabha, lashing out at his party Trinamool Congress (TMC), is taking some time off from the hurly-burly of politics to decide his next move.
The Trinamool Congress alleged that it recommended two names to discuss the Union Budget and Trivedi's name was not one of them.
After Dinesh Trivedi's resignation, TMC spokesperson MP Vivek Gupta said that his resignation does not affect the party's plans in any way.
Dinesh Trivedi, a former railway minister, has been with the TMC since the birth of the party in 1998.
The latest Dada Saheb Phalke awardee is fighting terminal cancer but instead of lamenting the time-limit that has suddenly been imposed on his life, he has decided to live every moment of it
The Trinamool Congress has done it again! Or is it that TMC’s very own representative in the UPA government got derailed and lost track of the party line while presenting the Railway Budget for 2012-2013?
This year the book fair— known as the Kolkata Boi Mela— saw the introduction of a literature festival...
If the Supreme Court strikes down the amended Office of Profit Law, the results could be devastating. The judgment would very likely come on the heels of the UP assembly poll results, but before the next Presidential election.
Consider the state of the nation. Then consider the political response to issues that confront it. India does not need miracles. India itself is a miracle: it survives.
After the revelations, given that they came in the immediate background of the Volcker controversy, there was immediate action by BJP and all other political parties
Volcker is momentarily forgotten as a sting operation exposes 11 MPs - six from BJP, three from BSP, and one each from RJD and Congress - taking money on camera from representatives of a fictitious body to ask planted questions in Parliament
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
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.