Swami Ramdev is right when he says, that our nation has moved far ahead of controversies like ‘hijab’. Some vested interests are trying to take political advantage and twisting facts to suit their agenda.
CJI NV Ramanna said, “we are watching what is happening. You also should think whether it is proper to bring these things at the national level. We are constitutionally bound and will protect if there is violation of fundamental or constitutional rights, not just of one but every community. We will intervene at the appropriate time.”
On Thursday, a three-judge bench of Karnataka High Court gave an interim order saying no religious clothes should be worn by students in schools and colleges.
Modi replied to almost all the issues raised by opposition in the run-up to the elections. These range from allegations like misuse of ED, CBI and Income Tax department during elections, ”protecting” Minister of state for Home Ajay Mishra Teni, whose son has been accused of crushing farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri.
PM Modi was reacting to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s remarks in Lok Sabha in which he had said that the Constitution nowhere mentioned India as a nation, it only mentioned India as “a union of states”.
In Lok Sabha, Modi accused the Grand Old Party of following the British policy of ‘Divide and Rule’ and said, “it has now become the leader of tukde-tukde gang”.
Voting for Punjab's 117 seats will be held in single-phase on February 20. Results will be announced on March 10.
Both the assailants have been arrested, and according to media reports, they have revealed that they belong to a Hindu outfit. They have been identified as Sachin Sharma, a law student from Badalpur, Greater Noida, and Shubham, from Saharanpur.
As the poll campaign speed went on full throttle, Yogi and Akhilesh Yadav were locked in a war of words, levelling charges and counter-charges.
The budget has kept a target of providing 60 lakh new jobs, 80 lakh new houses under PM Awas Yojana and piped water supply to 3.80 crore households during this financial year. The budget has also focussed on the farm sector.
Without naming Akhilesh, Modi said, a leader who is used to sleep for long hours can dream, but Yogi stays awake and takes ‘sankalp’ (vow) to achieve his targets.
PM Modi said, ideas of patriotism and national service are inculcated not only by joining the armed forces. These ideas take growth during the formative years when one joins the NCC.
UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath was also on a door-to-door campaign in Bijnor. He told voters, “all of you are witness to how they (Samajwadi Party) brought darkness, and we (BJP) brought light in your lives. They brought goonda raj, we brought back rule of law”.
Never had Amit Shah come out so clearly about RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary in public. The meeting with Jat leaders was held at BJP MP Parvesh Verma’s residence, and was organized by Parvesh with the help of Sanjeev Baliyan, the BJP leader from western UP.
Hailing from an ex-ruler family of Kushinagar, R P N Singh belongs to the Sainthwar Kurmi caste, an OBC. Singh was MLA thrice from Padrauna.
The UP chief minister claimed that rioters and gangsters were on the run for the last five years during his rule, but many of them have now been given tickets by Akhilesh Yadav.
A glaring example of differences between SP and RLD was evident from Maant assembly seat in Mathura district, where both SP and RLD candidates have filed nominations.
Aparna Yadav said, nation is foremost compared to power, politics, party and family. “I am a nationalist and have now joined a nationalist party”, she added.
On Tuesday, BJP spokesman Sambit Patra, at a press conference, read out the names of mafia gangsters and those with criminal cases, given tickets by the Samajwadi Party. He questioned why SP supremo Akhilesh Yadav gave a ticket to a mafia gangster Nahid Hassan.
The apex court verdict makes it clear that Devas Multimedia must now undergo liquidation and the company will have to be wound up.