CM Trivendra Singh Rawat claims allegations against him are false and baseless
The AICC revamp came in the backdrop of a major push for organisational reform by some of the party’s and Nehru-Gandhi family’s staunchest loyalists.
Jitin Prasada, a former union minister, was among the signatories to the letter that sought an active and full-time party president.
A day after a stormy Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal made the remarks in a cryptic tweet.
As the CWC meeting is underway and it was reported that Rahul Gandhi had lashed out at the leaders who had written to Sonia Gandhi.
The Rajasthan Governor has not responded to the cabinet's decision to convene the assembly session. Kapil Sibal said the Governor has no discretion in the matter.
Kapil Sibal said the 'antibodies' against the 'virus of corrupt means' to topple elected governments lie in amending the Tenth Schedule of the Constitution (anti-defection law).
Congress leader and former Union minister Kapil Sibal said the government should not back down till the Chinese retreat and status quo ante is restored at the Line of Actual Control (LAC).
Sibal said the government should rethink on lockdown measures as the country cannot have the 'lockdown of people and lockout of the economy'
The top court also clarified that no investigations will be carried out in any fresh FIRs lodged against Arnab Goswami arising out the news show related to Palghar incident.
Hundreds of migrants, a majority of whom are daily wage workers, started rushing to their native places from different states amid uncertainty over their livelihood following the announcement of a 21-day nationwide lockdown last week to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
On advocate Kapil Sibal's request, the SC bench has agreed to hold an urgent hearing on the matter.
The grand old party's assertion comes a day after senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal said there was no way a state could deny the enforcement of the CAA when it Parliament had already passed it.
Shortly after his statement that no state can refuse implementation of the amended Citizenship Act, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Sunday said that it will be problematic to oppose the new legislation if the Supreme Court declares it 'constitutional'.
The senior Congress leader said as the citizenship law has been passed by the Parliament, no state can say 'I will not implement it'.
Thirty six Union Ministers will visit J&K later this month to spread awareness about the positive impact of abrogation of Article 370.
The apex court also issued notices to the Centre, Maharashtra government on the petition filed by Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress coalition against the Maharashtra Governor's decision to swear in Fadnavis as chief minister.
The apex court issued notices to the Maharashtra government, state Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, his deputy Ajit Pawar and the Centre, and asked for relevant documents and letters of support from MLAs by 10 am tomorrow.
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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