Bengaluru, Oct 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked the Congress for an "insult to our soldiers" by "using the language of separatists in Jammu and Kashmir and of the people of Pakistan" after party leader P. Chidambaram said the demand for greater autonomy in the troubled state should be considered.
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The Congress on Saturday accused the BJP of gagging the media and demanded the release of senior journalist Vinod Verma, arrested for allegedly blackmailing Chhattisgarh PWD Minister Rajesh Munat. The party demanded that Munat should quit and a probe held into the alleged "sex CDs" of the Minister.
New Delhi/Ahmedabad, Oct 21, Aggressive young Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakore on Saturday announced he was joining the Congress, as state Congress chief Bharatsinh Solanki urged firebrand Patidar spearhead Hardik Patel and Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani to also join the party. The ruling BJP got a boost as two leaders from Patel's Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) shook hands with the party.