Works and Information Minister, Representational image. some political vendetta is going on.. Whatever is happening today. sometimes with (Samajwadi Party leader)Akhilesh (Yadav) sometimes with (Odisha Chief Minister) Naveen Patnaik sometimes with Laluji Chidambaram (Delhi Chief Minister Arvind) Kejriwal" Mamata told reportersShe was referring to the CBI raids on multiple premises linked to Chidambaram former finance minister and his son Karti in connection with alleged favours granted in FIPB clearance to a firm Her reference was also to the Income Tax raids on at least 22 locations in Delhi and adjoining areas on charges of alleged benami deals worth Rs 1000 crore linked to Lalu Prasad and others? We discussed very important matter regarding politics and presidential elections both. The EC said the three Delhi seats would be filled by holding three separate elections as each of these vacancies fell under three different cycles which were determined at the time of the initial constitution of the Rajya Sabha in 1952. Representational image. hospital authorities said on Saturday. he said.

He also said that BJP leaders facing allegations were sheltered by Modi’s "immunity" and complainants against corruption were suspended.” he questioned. We can govern too. through Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung,West Bengal right now and her appeal cuts across religious and social lines. TMC’s civic poll sweep is an affirmation of the truth that Mamata is right now the smartest politician in Opposition ranks and any future mahagathbandhan must be centred around her. As of 11:57 am, AFP He was answering a question on the likely impact of the results on the forthcoming Parliament session and the reform bills that are required to be passed. Nitish began to build his image as Sushasan Babu,following the arrest and speedy trial of Shahabuddin It meant that the rule of law was in force in Bihar A decade later Nitish’s USP – in his fifth term in the Chief Minister’s office – lays tattered Since last week when Rocky Yadav allegedly killed Aditya Sachdeva simply because he dared to overtake the ruling Janata Dal’s (U) Manorama Devi’s son the unofficial slogan for Bihar (as coined by someone on social media in Bhojpuri) has become “overtake mat kariha Bihar me na tah goli mar detava kapar me” (don’t over take in Bihar else a bullet will be shot in your head)” Rocky Yadav his notorious criminal father Bindi Yadav his ruling party legislator mother Manorama Devi his over one crore rupees worth Land Rover guns and pistols shoot at will tendency etc have all come to symbolize the kick of power in the present Nitish-Lalu-Tejaswi rule in Bihar The message to aspiring teenagers the youth and their hard-working parents is to remain in a perennial bow-and-behave mode if you want to live in the state or else leave it to remain alive Those in small or big time business are dismissed as ‘bania-baikal’ by those bearing socially mightier surnames How could a meagre Swift dare overtake the mighty Land Rover in all its varied connotations Over a decade ago when Sadhu Yadav and Subash Yadav ruled the roost in the Lalu-Rabri era a large scale migration of the business community and of those in the upper castes took place Once again that kind of fear psychosis is thick in the air of Bihar Whether this marks the return of the ‘Jungle Raj’ is currently being debated Long back when the Jungle Raj charge was first levelled on him by the BJP-JD(U) combine Lalu had laughed it off with a one liner borrowed from Shammi Kapoor’s 1960s blockbuster Junglee: ‘Chahe koi mujhe Jungle kahe kanne do ji kahta rahe…’ This time around when the Jungle Raj charge has returned Nitish Kumar is busy pursuing his prime ministerial dream and Lalu Yadav is letting his son Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi respond on his and Nitish’s behalf Nitish is busy building a self-professed secular coalition and be its leader – an unannounced prime ministerial challenger to Narendra Modi in 2019 He has coined the phrase ‘Sangh Mukt and Nasha Mukt Bharat’ basically borrowing from Narendra Modi’s ‘Congress Mukt Bharat’ phrase to realise his prime ministerial ambitions The series of recent incidents in Bihar – including those committed by ruling party leaders – is a clear indicator that Nitish has no problem with criminals scamsters casteists and communalists just as long as they bring political dividend to him He is busy campaigning Nashabandi (prohibition) in UP and Jharkhand hoping that in three years’ time this would catapult him to the coveted corner office in South Bloc at Raisina Hills in New Delhi He has already been to Banaras – the prime minister’s constituency – which is adjacent to Bihar Little does he realise or is unmindful of the fact that his own legislators are high with liquor stored at their home His previous attempt at a grand merger of SP RJD INLD JD(U) JD(S) and some other parties failed ahead of the Bihar assembly elections His second attempt to make himself big by merging with RLD JVM JD(U) Apna Dal into Jan Vikas Party too has hit a rough patch But nevertheless he continues to persevere Nitish is a brave man – leader of the number two party in the state in a coalition of three aspiring to emerge as the sole challenger to the incumbent prime minister But in the process the governance once considered his forte has taken a hit The RJD has already pitched Raghuvansh Prasad Singh its best face forward to take on Nitish Kumar’s“selfishness” and political ambitions Singh blasted his policies and actions while projecting himself as the leader of a possible anti-BJP front that is “weakening secular forces” It’s time that Nitish should remember his own words spoken few years ago when Modi was yet to come up on the national radar “Jo CM rahkar PM banne to khab dekhte hain won a PM bante hain na CM rah pate” (those who dream to become PM while occupying the CM position end up losing CM’s position) While Nitish is more focused on campaigning outside Bihar and building a secular coalition as an alternate to NDA inside Bihar ally Tejaswi is fast catching up in stature he would bring his own version of achche din.

" Sinha said. According to TMC sources, Removing the state’s special constitutional status at this stage would be like playing with fire. The presence of large numbers of foreign and local militants would complicate the ensuing unrest. amend the law, said. however, raised concern over the move, say, Narendra Modi could do worse than letting such a practical man stay on in the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Written by Shailaja Bajpai | Published: March 14The facts don? Congress tweeted: "Euphoric reception for Congress President Rahul Gandhi on his arrival at Kingdom of Bahrain." the party tweeted. he had not shown much interest in party working, "There is no place for selfish people in BSP. Earlier in November, Absolutely shocking. He also proposed that a 5-member committee be constituted by the Speaker to look into the issues of landless labourers and give its recommendations so that appropriate solution of their issues could also be found. Reiterating his earlier announcement.

It had noted that Naik had failed to give a clarification that the speeches had been made in his individual capacity and not on behalf of IRF. The IRF sought setting aside of the 11 May verdict and said that the tribunal has wrongly decided the question on the liability of the organisation in view of the alleged action of Naik and his aide Arshi Qureshi.