Wednesday, 17 October, 2018

Topic: Congress

Jayaprakash Narayan

Congress can find mahagathbandhan fix in legacy of staunch critic Jayaprakash Narayan

Jayaprakash Narayan, who was born 11 October 1902 and died in 1976, left behind a legacy few political leaders can compare with.
Rahul Gandhi | @INCIndia/Twitter

Congress should be wary of slipping to the third spot

The Congress must stem its electoral bleeding, and also rejuvenate its atrophied party organisation.
Image of M.J. Akbar

Mr Akbar must go, says The Indian Express

Your daily news capsule.
Alpesh Thakor | Facebook

BJP wants to do a political encounter on me, says Alpesh Thakor

OBC leader Alpesh Thakor, blamed for inciting attacks on migrant workers in Gujarat, claims innocence and says he is 'deeply hurt' by such politics.
BSP supremo Mayawati addresses a press conference in Lucknow | PTI

Mayawati says BSP will fight alone than beg for seats in alliance

BSP supremo also said that her party will continue to strive to oust the Bharatiya Janata Party government.

Sikh radicals at rebel AAP rally sparks fears party is flirting with separatists again

The AAP rally saw pro-Khalistani slogans being raised, and the presence of Khalistan inscribed flags.
Security personnel guard during the strike call given by separatist leaders against urban local bodies elections, at Lal Chowk in Srinagar

Kashmir trickles out to vote in shadow of militant threat for first civic polls in 13 years

Elaborate security arrangements were in place for the first phase of J&K civic polls Monday, with 400 additional companies of security forces deployed.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi | PTI

Why Rahul Gandhi wants to keep Mayawati in good humour despite snubs

Congress president Rahul Gandhi has to choose between short-term and long-term gains.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi | PTI

Congress terms BJP’s decision to cut fuel prices in five poll-bound states ‘electoral lollipop’, calls...

Congress terms BJP's decision to cut fuel prices in five poll-bound states 'electoral lollipop', calls govt hypocrite
A laptop computer screen displaying the Netflix homepage | Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Netflix is to blame for spoiling viewers rotten

Netflix has accustomed viewers to the idea of an unlimited assortment of TV shows and movies at lesser prices and no ads.
Sabarimala temple

Sabarimala opens tomorrow: Bracing for street attacks on women or is SC order unworkable?

The Sabarimala shrine in Kerala is set to open its gates Wednesday to women of all age groups for the first time after the Supreme Court ruling last month. Seve...