UP govt moves SC against scrapping of NSA on Varun

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court challenging the state advisory board’s clean chit to BJP leader Varun Gandhi over his questioning the validity of the imposition of the National Security Act against him. The Supreme Court will hear the state government’s plea on Varun on May 14.More

Congress puts ball in allies’ court

It’s up to Lalu Yadav and Ram Vilas Paswan to decide if they are with the UPA, that’s what Congress spokesperson Veerappa Moily said on Friday when the two leaders skipped a meeting of the union cabinet. Lalu for his part said the cabinet meeting has nothing to do with his railways ministry which is why is he not attending.More  

Mamata supports Manmohan Singh as PM

Trinamool Congress, that has stitched up an alliance with Congress, today extended support to Manmohan Singh as the next prime minister and hoped West Bengal would get special attention from him. “Congress has projected Manmohan Singh as the prime minister. We will support him. We are making an advance appeal to him for giving special attention to West Bengal’s development,” Trinamool...

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to cast vote in Assam

  Guwahati: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here on Sunday that he and his wife Gursharan Kaur would cast their votes in Assam when the State goes to the polls in the second phase on April 23. He was addressing the press on the sidelines of an election rally at Amingaon, near here.

Varun faces ‘threat for speaking as true Indian’

Controversial Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi on Monday said he was facing a “threat for speaking as a true Indian against terrorism”, and asked the Election Commission to direct the Uttar Pradesh government to upgrade his security.
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