Tuesday, 24 May, 2022
TopicJyotiraditya Scindia

Topic: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Congress makes Rani Laxmibai a political issue in MP as ‘traitor’ Scindias are now all in BJP

The Scindias are accused of joining hands with British to betray Rani Laxmibai. When Jyotiraditya Scindia was with Congress, BJP often took digs at Scindias for ‘siding with British’.

2 Scindia loyalists could lose ministerial berth as EC delays MP bypoll date announcement

Tulsi Silawat and Govind Singh Rajput should be elected to MP assembly by 21 October as they have taken oath on 21 April. But election seems unlikely to be held by that time.

Congress to field Sachin Pilot on buddy Scindia’s home turf to swing votes in MP bypolls

16 of 28 seats up for grabs are in Jyotiraditya Scindia’s home turf of Gwalior-Chambal, and a few have notable Gurjar presence where Sachin Pilot could prove influential.

Scindia must answer why Gwalior is backward, Kamal Nath says at roadshow ahead of bypolls

Former MP chief minister Kamal Nath also attacked Shivraj Singh Chouhan, saying his govt only made promises during his 15-year rule, but fulfilled none.

Ensure Scindia loyalists win or face action, BJP’s BL Santhosh warns Madhya Pradesh leaders

BJP leader’s warning comes after reports emerged of party leaders not actively campaigning as they aren’t happy to cede ground to loyalists of ex-Congressman Jyotiraditya Scindia.

‘We’re like displaced Kashmiri Pandits’ — BJP old guard takes jibe at Scindia over MP bypolls

A section of the BJP old guard, especially in Gwalior, is fearful of ceding ground to former Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia and his loyalists.

Ahead of high-stakes bypoll, Scindia reaching out to former bitter foes for support to aide

Former Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia is in Indore, where his aide Tulsi Silawat is contesting bypoll, and reaching out to top BJP leaders in the constituency.

Scindia must prove himself more before PM Modi fulfils his ministerial ambition

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After posting picture with Pilot and Scindia, Kuldeep Bishnoi clarifies he isn’t joining BJP

In a video message on Twitter, Haryana MLA Bishnoi, however, maintained that Sachin Pilot and Jyotiraditya Scindia’s exit from Congress has caused a big loss to the party.

BJP’s Jyotiraditya Scindia, 44 other newly-elected Rajya Sabha members take oath

Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu urged the 45 members, including 36 first-timers, to uphold rules and procedures while discharging their duties as lawmakers.

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Golden Temple

What Akal Takht must know about harmonium and music before banishing it from Golden Temple

In an era where India’s past and ‘purity’ are constantly being dug up and debated, the humble harmonium has become the latest victim.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.