BJP govt has sinister agenda, NPR dangerous : Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram

Thursday, December 26th, 2019

New Delhi : Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Thursday alleged that the National Population Register (NPR) approved by the BJP government was different and dangerous in terms of the “text and context” of the data collection done in 2010. Charging that the BJP government has a “sinister agenda”, he said if the BJP’s motives […]

Maharashtra BJP govt quitting best gift of Constitution day

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

Kolkata : Accusing the BJP of violating the principles of the Constitution to form a “government at midnight in Maharashtra”, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said the Supreme Court verdict and Devendra Fadnavis’ resignation have shown that the Constitution cannot be subverted. Fadnavis should not have taken the oath as chief minister […]

Constitution and Democracy in danger under BJP govt : says Former CM Siddaramaiah

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Udupi : Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday lashed out at Prime Minister Modi for misguiding people by lying to them and making false promises. He was speaking at the party workers’ conference organised on the occasion of valedictory of the 150th year of Gandhi Jayanti. Terming the PM as a liar, Siddaramaiah said […]

BJP govt has set new benchmark of inflation: Pilot on fuel price rise

Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Jaipur: Rajasthan Congress Chief Sachin Pilot today hit out at the BJP government at the centre over rising prices of petrol and diesel saying it has set a “new benchmark of inflation and its policies have broken common people’s back”. He alleged that that BJP ministers and leaders are silent at a time when prices […]

Corruption, irregularities are achievements of BJP govt : Moily

Thursday, April 18th, 2013
Veerappa Moily

Udupi : Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas  M Veerappa Moily has said that if the Congress came to power it will initiate strict action against all the BJP ministers who were named accused in the illegal mining scam report by former Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde. Speaking to reporters here on April 17, Wednesday, […]

Pro-Congress wave in the state, claims Veerappa Moily

Thursday, April 18th, 2013
M Veerappa Moily

Karkala : Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas M Veerappa Moily has said that there was a pro-Congress wave in the state and that the Congress would emerge a  major force in the state after the upcoming Assembly elections.  No charisma is left in the BJP in all the 224 assembly constituencies of the […]

BJP Govt will complete full term, says confident Shettar

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
Jagadish Shettar

Madikeri: Chief Minister  Jagadish Shettar has exuded confidence that the BJP government in the state would complete its five year term. Speaking to reporters on the occasion of his maiden visit to Madikeri, the chief minister claimed that the state has witnessed unprecedented development during the past four and a half year period. He also […]

KPCC frowns upon Govt on hikes in prices

Saturday, July 2nd, 2011
hikes in prices

Mangalore: KPCC secretary and lawyer Ivan D’Souza on Friday, accuswed the BJP of finding fault with the Centre for raising basic selling prices of petroleum products like cooking gas and diesel, when he could not reduce the Value Added Tax (VAT) and extra cess imposed on these essential products in his own state as CM. […]

Nethravathi Diversion scheme condemned

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
Netravathi River

Mangalore: Several fronts of women and ecology protectionists have combined to oppose BJP Govt’s move to divert river Nethravathi’s water flows from its seaward journey at Mangalore to provide drinking water to old Mysore districts like Kolar and Chikkaballapur. They issued a statement on Monday to say that such diversion artificially conducted would affect Mangalore […]

World Kannada Conference in Belgaum Begins

Thursday, March 10th, 2011
World Kannada Conference in Belgaum

Belgaum:   A 3 day bash of World Kannada Conference due in Belgaum, the northern border city that Maharashtra covets but cannot usurp, has begun. The mega event due on March 11 for 3 days on a week-end. Officials and preparations committee members are racing against time toiling to complete all arrangements. The BJP Govt. has […]