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Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Chief Minister Face In UP? Congress Leader Says...

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Chief Minister Face In UP? Congress Leader Says...

Asian News International | Sunday September 19, 2021, Prayagraj

Ahead of the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, former Union Minister and Congress leader Salman Khurshid said that party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will decide whether she wants to be the chief ministerial candidate or not.

Coronavirus Live News Update: India Reported 35,662 New Cases On Saturday

Coronavirus Live News Update: India Reported 35,662 New Cases On Saturday

Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

India saw a single-day rise of 35,662 new COVID-19 infections, while the active cases increased to 3,40,639, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Saturday.

Case Against 2 Samajwadi Party Leaders For Remarks Against Yogi Adityanath's Father

Case Against 2 Samajwadi Party Leaders For Remarks Against Yogi Adityanath's Father

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, Pilibhit (UP)

Two Samajwadi party leaders, including its MLC Rajpal Kashyap, were booked on charges of making objectionable remarks against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's father.

Case Against Unknown Persons For Removing Tricolour From J&K Building

Case Against Unknown Persons For Removing Tricolour From J&K Building

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, Jammu

A case was registered against unidentified persons for allegedly removing the national flag atop a building in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Saturday.

"He Is Greedy": BJP Leader After Babul Supriyo's Switch To Trinamool

"He Is Greedy": BJP Leader After Babul Supriyo's Switch To Trinamool

Asian News International | Sunday September 19, 2021, New Delhi

abul Supriyo's induction into the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Saturday after he resigned from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saying he is 'quitting politics', has drawn several political reactions.

"Congress Needs Permanent President": Shashi Tharoor

"Congress Needs Permanent President": Shashi Tharoor

Asian News International | Sunday September 19, 2021, Muvattupuzha (Kerala)

Expressing the need to have a permanent president of the Congress, senior party leader Shashi Tharoor on Saturday emphasised that more energy needs to be instilled in the organizational structure of the party.

COVID-19 Pandemic Hit Country's Economy Hard: President Ram Nath Kovind

COVID-19 Pandemic Hit Country's Economy Hard: President Ram Nath Kovind

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 19, 2021, Shimla

President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday said the Covid pandemic hit the country's economy hard and the government has taken various fiscal measures to alleviate distress and help the poor.

Afghanistan On Agenda, Saudi Foreign Minister Begins 3-Day India Visit

Afghanistan On Agenda, Saudi Foreign Minister Begins 3-Day India Visit

Press Trust of India | Saturday September 18, 2021, New Delhi

Foreign Minister of Saudi Arabia Faisal Bin Farhan Al Saud arrived on Saturday on a three-day visit during which he is expected to discuss with Indian leaders the situation in Afghanistan as well ways to boost bilateral ties.

Congress Launches Campaign To Appoint Media Team In UP

Congress Launches Campaign To Appoint Media Team In UP

Press Trust of India | Saturday September 18, 2021, Lucknow

A team of Congress leaders will visit different districts to select potential spokespersons and media coordinators.

Jammu Traders Call For Day-Long Strike On September 22

Jammu Traders Call For Day-Long Strike On September 22

Press Trust of India | Saturday September 18, 2021, Jammu

Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industry has called for a day-long ''peaceful'' strike on September 22 to protest the alleged "discrimination of highest degree by the government" with them.

Delhi Court Summons Wife Of Mamata Banerjee Nephew On Probe Agency Complaint

Delhi Court Summons Wife Of Mamata Banerjee Nephew On Probe Agency Complaint

Press Trust of India | Saturday September 18, 2021, New Delhi

A Delhi court today summoned Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee's wife Rujira on a complaint filed by the Enforcement Directorate for allegedly refusing to join the probe in a money laundering case linked to an alleged coal scam in West Bengal.

Income Tax Searches Continue At Premises Linked To Maharashtra Ex-Home Minister

Income Tax Searches Continue At Premises Linked To Maharashtra Ex-Home Minister

Press Trust of India | Saturday September 18, 2021, Nagpur

The Income Tax department today continued for the second day its searches here at properties and institutes linked to former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh in an alleged tax evasion case, local police officers said.

Babul Supriyo Not Politically Significant, Departure Not A Loss To BJP: Suvendu Adhikari

Babul Supriyo Not Politically Significant, Departure Not A Loss To BJP: Suvendu Adhikari

Asian News International | Saturday September 18, 2021, Kolkata

After former Union Minister Babul Supriyo joined Trinamool Congress (TMC), Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari on Saturday said Supriyo's departure did not cause any loss to the BJP since he is not politically significant.

Another Congress Department Passes Resolution To Make Rahul Gandhi Party Chief

Another Congress Department Passes Resolution To Make Rahul Gandhi Party Chief

Press Trust of India | Saturday September 18, 2021, New Delhi

The Congress social media department Saturday passed a resolution to make Rahul Gandhi party president at the earliest, saying his leadership will bring new energy into the party cadre.

Mumbai Police On High Alert Ahead Of Last Day Of Ganesh Festival

Mumbai Police On High Alert Ahead Of Last Day Of Ganesh Festival

Press Trust of India | Saturday September 18, 2021, Mumbai

Police arrested one person from Mumbai in connection with an alleged terror plot unearthed by Delhi Police.