Senior BJP leader Uma Bharti on Monday claimed panchayat polls in her party-ruled Madhya Pradesh without reservation for the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) will be injustice with about 70 per cent of the state's population.
While terming Modi as her leader, Bharti said the PM's style of functioning which is characterized by mutual coordination is unprecedented in world's political and democratic history.
Over 150 labourers working at a power project are feared dead after a glacier broke off at Joshimath in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district, followed by a flood
Ayodhya residents Haji Mahboob and Haji Sayyad Akhlaq Ahmad filed the petition in the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court
Polling began at 7 am and will end at 6 pm, while adhering to the Covid-19 restrictions
The BJP on Wednesday released a list of its star campaigners for the November 3 by-elections in the party-ruled state.
Police are taking adequate measures to maintain law and order in the financial capital to avoid any untoward incident.
Senior lawyer and member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) Zafaryab Jilani on Wednesday said the Babri demolition verdict will be challenged by ‘witnesses and victims’ in the case.
The Supreme Court, on November 9, 2019, had already awarded the Ramjanmabhoomi site to the Hindu claimants, allowing for the construction of the Ram temple.
Liberhan told Outlook that the commission had given an elaborate account of the evidences it had gathered during the tenure of its inquiry and that the court’s verdict is 'completely contrary to the conclusions of the commission'.
The 32 accused in the Babri masjid demolition case included high profile leaders like L.K. Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Kalyan Singh and Uma Bharti.
Accused Vinay Katiyar, Dharamdas, Vedanti, Lallu Singh, Champat Rai and Pawan Pandey reached Lucknow on Wednesday morning to attend the court hearing.
L.K. Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Kalyan Singh, Uma Bharti, Vinay Katiyar are among the 32 people who have been named as accused in the Babri Masjid demolition case.
Prominent among the 32 accused are former deputy prime minister L K Advani and BJP leaders M M Joshi, Kalyan Singh, Uma Bharti and Vinay Katiyar.
Bharti, who is still credited with single-handedly ensuring the end of former Congress chief minister Digvijaya Singh’s 10-year rule in the state back in 2003, had voluntarily refused to contest last year’s Lok Sabha polls citing poor health.
Uma Bharti said she felt worried about those attending the event after Home Minister Amit Shah and other top BJP leaders tested positive for COVID-19.
BJP leader Uma Bharti said that the migrant workers are not poor. Rather people who are corrupt are the real poor people.
Maneka Gandhi, Kejriwal raise questions about role of law while most others celebrate.
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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