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Manmohan Singh released Congress party’s manifesto for Punjab assembly polls

Manmohan Singh released Congress party’s manifesto for Punjab assembly polls

Manmohan Singh released Congress party’s manifesto for Punjab assembly polls

New Delhi, January 9 Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today released the Congress party’s manifesto for the Punjab assembly polls which promises crackdown on drugs and other mafias, free houses to homeless, Dalits/SCs/OBCs, one job in every family, time-bound steps to bolster employment and revive agriculture and industry, ending of VVIP culture and bringing the

NPF, BJP of Nagaland appeal NGOs to allow filing of nominations

Kohima, January 9 The Naga Peoples’ Front (NPF) and Nagaland BJP state unit of the ruling Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) government issued a joint statement urging all organisations opposed to the Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) poll to pave way for smooth conduct of elections and to allow candidates to file their nominations today. In

NGOs imposing bandh in Kohima, other district headquarters

Kohima, January 9 To protest against the decision of the Nagaland government for extending the date of filing nominations in places where total boycott was in force, the apex bodies like the Angami Youth Organization (AYO), Ao Senden, including Chang Khulei Setshang (CKS) and Tuensang Village Citizen Union (TVCU) have been imposing a total bandh

Online facility to apply for APL Cards launched in Karnataka

Bengaluru, January 9 Karnataka citizens who want to get Above Poverty Line (APL) Cards from the food department can now apply online from anywhere in the world and get the Card at their doorstep within 15 days. Claimed to be for the first time such facility introduced in the Country, Minister for Food and Civil

Portuguese PM should apologise to people of Goa: MGP

Panaji, January 9 The Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) today said Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa should apologise to the people of Goa for the long oppressive rule of Portugal. Addressing a press conference at the party office in the city, former PWD Minister and MGP leader Sudin Dhavalikar, who is also party’s chief ministerial candidate

BJP wins Saoner Nagar Parishad

Nagpur, January 9 As the counting began for the fourth and final round of municipal council polls in Maharashtra, the initial trends show that BJP has registered victory in Saoner Nagar Parishad, winning 11 seats. The Congress could win just two seats. NCP emerged as the largest party in the Narkhed Nagar Parishad elections, winning

After Akhilesh claims SP MLAs’ support, Amar Singh says signatures forged

After Akhilesh claims SP MLAs’ support, Amar Singh says signatures forged

Lucknow, January 6 A day after the Samajwadi Party’s (SP) Akhilesh Yadav faction told the Election Commission (EC) it has signatures of support from a majority of SP lawmakers, Amar Singh, who’s part of the opposing Mulayam faction, claimed the signatures were forged. “The signatures of support are forged and hence their authenticity is doubtful,”

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