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Nepali Congress delays debate on fiscal year 2016-17  May 30, 3:54 pm
Kathmandu, May 30 (ANI): Owing to the protest by main opposition Nepali Congress, the Parliament could not begin discussion on the annual budget statement for the upcoming fiscal year 2016-17 on Monday.
Nepali Congress halts House over 'budget leak'  May 30, 1:05 pm
Kathmandu,May 30 (ANI): The opposition Nepali Congress on Monday obstructed proceedings in Parliament over an alleged government 'leak' of an annual budget statement before it was presented for debate on Saturday.
Naxal stronghold Jeeram Ghati in Bastar moves from fear to hope  May 30, 1:05 pm
Jeeram Ghati (Bastar, Chhattisgarh), May 30 (ANI): It has been three years since the horrific attacks on Congress leaders in Jeeram Ghati of Chhattisgarh's Bastar District, which led to the death of Congress leader V.C. Shukla and others, and in the years that have passed since, Jeeram Ghati has moved from a Naxal-infested area to one where connectivity, roads and security is now evident.
Narayanasamy meets Kiran Bedi, stakes claim to form government   May 30, 12:04 pm
Puducherry, May 30 (ANI): Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader V. Narayanasamy called on the Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi today and staked claim to form the government in the Union Territory.
Batla house: BJP stages protest, accuses Cong of propagating false sentiments  May 30, 11:45 am
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday staged a protest in front of the Delhi Congress office in the national capital, against the grand old party's statement over the Batla House encounter case.
Batla encounter row: BJP stages protest, accuses Cong of propagating false sentiments  May 30, 11:24 am
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday staged a protest in front of the Delhi Congress office in the national capital, against the grand old party's statement over the Batla House encounter case.
Centre's lacklustre attitude responsible for attack on African nationals: Cong  May 30, 11:05 am
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The Congress on Monday fired a fresh salvo at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in connection with the increasing attacks on African national in the country, saying that it is the lackadaisical attitude of the government which should be held responsible for the accelerating unrest in the nation.
Congress to stake claim for Govt. formation in Puducherry today  May 30, 8:18 am
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): After 10 days of the announcement of results of the Puducherry Assembly polls, the Congress party on Monday will stake claim to form the government.
PM Modi pitches for 'Congress free' India in grand old party's bastion  May 29, 6:33 pm
Davangere (Karnataka), May.29 (ANI): Highlighting the achievements of the NDA regime ever since it came to power in 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said not only the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) but the entire nation wants to be free from the clutches of the Congress Party.
Upset with 2016-17 budget, NC demands Paudel's resignation  May 29, 5:16 pm
Kathmandu, May 29 (ANI): Demanding Finance Minister Bishnu Prasad Paudel's resignation, the Nepali Congress has said that the budget for the fiscal year 2016-17 was brought by violating fiscal discipline and it could not be implemented.
Rawat's problem continues as Arya now threatens to quit  May 29, 4:54 pm
Dehradun, May 29 (ANI): The problems for Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, presently under the CBI scanner over the sting CD row, continues as his Cabinet colleague Yashpal Arya has threatened to quit the Congress if he is not nominated to the Rajya Sabha.
Development replaces fear in Jeeram Ghati post 2013 Naxal attack  May 29, 4:10 pm
Raipur, May 29 (ANI): Life seems to be back on track in Jeeram Ghati region of Chhattisgarh's Bastar district, three years after the deadly attack by the Naxals on the convoy of Congress leadership, with development replacing fear among the people.
BJP shrugs off Digvijaya's 'nation is burning' rant  May 29, 3:34 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday downplayed Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh's 'country is burning' under Prime Minister Narendra Modi rant and said that he might be talking about the condition of the grand old party.
Congress dubs Bahraich gang-rape 'shameful', takes on UP Govt.   May 29, 1:02 pm
Bhubaneswar/Lucknow, May 29 (ANI): Furious at the recent incident where a 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Bahraich, the Congress on Sunday pulled up the Samajwadi Party Government in Uttar Pradesh for yet again failing to uphold the dignity of women and called for stringent police action into the matter.
Uma Bharti silences Digvijaya, says Rahul Gandhi's 'heart is burning'  May 29, 12:44 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti on Sunday taunted Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi over party general secretary Digvijaya Singh's 'nation is burning' outburst, saying the Gandhi scion's 'heart is burning' courtesy the development taking place in the nation during the NDA regime.
AAP leaders detained near Rahul Gandhi's 'Mashaal' march  May 28, 9:41 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders Sanjay Singh, Dilip Pandey and Raghav Chaddha were on Saturday detained by the police near the protest venue of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's 'Mashaal' march in Delhi.
At 'Mashaal Juloos' sans 'Mashaal', Rahul attempts to corner Kejriwal, Modi  May 28, 9:33 pm
New Delhi, May.28 (ANI): Attempting to corner both Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his bete noire Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, in a march against the AAP-led government over the ongoing power and water crisis in the national capital, said that both leaders are under the impression that people can be fooled all time.
BJP squandering on celebrations when farmers dying from drought: Congress  May 28, 5:21 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday, criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Government at the Centre for organizing an event to celebrate their two-years in office, saying the funds used for such an extravagant event could have been utilized instead to provide relief to farmers committing suicide in Maharashtra.
V. Narayanaswamy named Chief Minister of Puducherry  May 28, 4:27 pm
Puducherry, May 28 (ANI): Congress leader V. Narayanaswamy was on Saturday named as the Chief Minister of Puducherry after the grand old party held a legislature party meeting earlier today.
Chidambaram backs 'outstanding' Rajan, says Congress has full faith in him  May 28, 3:42 pm
New Delhi, May.28 (ANI): Refraining from commenting on the recent demand by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy to remove Raghuram Rajan as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor, former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday called Rajan as 'one of the most outstanding economists of the world' and affirmed his party's 'full confidence' in him.
Congress nominates Sibal, Chidambaram, Jairam for RS  May 28, 3:42 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): The Congress Party on Saturday nominated senior leaders including Jairam Ramesh, Kapil Sibal and P. Chidambaram for the Rajya Sabha.
Torch rally aimed at searching missing Rahul Gandhi: Kapil Mishra  May 28, 2:13 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): With Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi set to lead a torch march to protest against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government over scarcity of water and power, Delhi Water Minister Kapil Sharma said they are taking out the torch rally to find whereabouts of Rahul Gandhi, whom Delhiites have not seen for years. "They are bracing for a 'Bharat Milaap' this evening."
I apologise: Farooq Abdullah  May 28, 2:13 pm
Amritsar, May 28 (ANI): "I apologise," said National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Saturday after drawing flaks from several quarters for talking over phone during the national anthem at Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee's swearing-in ceremony as the West Bengal Chief Minister.
BJP celebrating without achieving anything: Congress  May 28, 12:53 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday described the mega event to be organised at the India Gate this evening to celebrate two years of NDA government as a celebration without achieving anything in terms of governance.
Togadia defends Bajrang Dal's self-defence camp as 'social responsibility'  May 28, 12:00 pm
Noida (Uttar Pradesh), May 28 (ANI): Defending the Bajrang Dal's 'self-defence' camp at Saraswati Shishu Mandir in Sector 12 here as "social responsibility", Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) president Pravin Togadia on Saturday said the Bajrang Dal has been organising such camps under the ambit of constitutional law for the past 25 years in every state of the country, whether it is a Congress-ruled state or SP, BSP, Communists or BJP-ruled.