Thursday, 18 August, 2022
TopicRandeep Singh Surjewala

Topic: Randeep Singh Surjewala

Full stop or comma? Congress-Prashant Kishor will-they, won’t-they saga is far from over

What did Congress need, and could Prashant Kishor become a politician? Questions still haunt a party that couldn't even say 'but, he approached us.'

Will pass bill to scrap ‘anti-farm laws’ if voted to power, says Randeep Singh Surjewala

Congress, CPI, CPM are part of the grand alliance under the leadership of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD).

Congress on Priyanka’s non-Gandhi president remark — it’s a year old, context different today

Congress’ chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said the context today is to ‘take on the vicious attack on India’s polity by Modi-Shah dispensation’.

How Rajasthan, Maharashtra & Manipur crises have showcased rise of Team Rahul in Congress

K.C. Venugopal, Randeep Surjewala & Ajay Maken — separately and together — have been on the frontlines of multiple crises for Congress.

‘Why no female khap?’ Haryana BJP leader Sonali Phogat wants action against ‘lewd remarks’

Haryana BJP leader Sonali Phogat had assaulted a govt official in June. While she was arrested & got bail, she wants action against the official too for his 'obscene comments'.

Congress makes last-ditch effort to placate Pilot as Rahul Gandhi doesn’t ‘want to let him go’

At a press conference, party chief spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said Sachin Pilot should come back to Jaipur and talk directly to the Congress.

Congress woos women voters, calls minimum income pledge a women-centric scheme

Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said the assured amount will be deposited in bank accounts of the women of eligible households.

Congress leader misquotes BJP leader in rally video to criticise party’s ‘violent mentality’

Congress MLA Randeep Surjewala quoted BJP leader Kalraj Mishra as saying that he would 'shoot the troublemakers' who were raising slogans at a rally.

It’s a tight contest in Haryana’s Jind as 4-pronged bypoll battle gets underway

Jind is a high-stakes poll battle being dubbed as a semifinal in Haryana, in which Congress' Surjewala, newly formed JJP, apart from BJP and INLD are in the fray. 

Jind bypoll is a matter of prestige for Surjewala, Khattar and Chautala brothers

Jind bypoll is not just another poll. It could change the narrative of Haryana’s politics in a crucial election year.

On Camera

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Hindu-Muslim to basic humanity—Bilkis Bano case shows India will never be free of Nirbhayas

Gujarat govt’s remission of life sentence of 11 convicts in Bilkis Bano gangrape case makes a mockery of everything PM Modi has been saying about protecting women’s safety.
Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.

Defence

IAF Su-30 MKI aircraft | Twitter | @DefencePRO_Guj

Russian defence industry team to visit India soon for talks on upgrading IAF’s Sukhoi fleet

Upgrades would include more better radar & integration of electronic warfare abilities. Russia also hopeful of inking deal with India to supply 12 more Su-30 MKIs and 21 MiG-29s.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.
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