After Congress party chief Sonia Gandhi cancelled her Mumbai tour, citing health reasons, the party received a double whammy as NCP president Sharad Pawar also did not show up at the joint rally, where party vice president Rahul Gandhi was asked to don the mantle.
Lashing out at the BJP for indulging in divisive politics and misleading Indian people, Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said only the Congress can ensure all-round development and progress in the country.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi Sunday cancelled her day-long tour of Maharashtra, citing health reasons.
A 38-year-old woman was allegedly raped by an unknown person near her house in Powai in suburban Mumbai today, police said.
Congress sitting MP Sanjay Nirupam is facing a tough contest from BJP's Gopal Shetty in the North Mumbai Lok Sabha constituency, which goes to polls on April 24.
No politician was present for the opening as the model code of conduct is currently in force.
For the lazy cynics who think bad governance is a justification for abstaining from voting, meet Rajangam Shriram.
Yesterday, Kasumba Sheth stepped out of her posh row house in Kalyaninagar after almost six months. She wanted to cast her vote. But her circumstances are slightly dissimilar. At age 105, Kasumba finds it difficult even to walk.
In a show of strength in Maharashtra for the third and final phase of elections in the state on April 24, the Shiv Sena-BJP and Congress-NCP combine are leaving no stone unturned to draw huge crowd at their rallies.
A senior couple from Mumbra had a close shave when a container overturned and fell right next to their home in the early hours on Thursday.