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AAP suspends MPs Dharamavira Gandhi, Harinder Singh Khalsa for 'anti-party activities'

Aug 29, 2015

AAP suspends MPs Dharamavira Gandhi, Harinder Singh Khalsa for 'anti-party activities'

The AAP on Saturday suspended party MPs Dharamavira Gandhi and Harinder Singh Khalsa from primary membership of the party and initiated disciplinary proceedings against them. #NewsTracker #AAP #political affairs committee #Dharamavira Gandhi #Harinder Singh Khalsa #National Disciplinary Action Committee
Man who shot Virginia journalists identified with 9/11 attacks - sheriff| Reuters

Aug 29, 2015

Man who shot Virginia journalists identified with 9/11 attacks - sheriff| Reuters

The gunman who killed two Virginia television journalists on air carried out a well-planned assault and identified with mass murderers and the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States, authorities said on Friday. The shooter, Vester Flanagan, gave no sign of his destination or next move when he fled after gunning down the journalists from Roanoke station WDBJ7 on Wednesday, the Franklin County Sheriff's Office said in a statement #Politics #United States #markets #Virginia #Foreign policy #author
New Turkish Deputy PM Yilmaz to take charge of economy - sources| Reuters

Aug 29, 2015

New Turkish Deputy PM Yilmaz to take charge of economy - sources| Reuters

ISTANBUL Turkey's former Development Minister Cevdet Yilmaz will take over as deputy prime minister in charge of the economy in an interim power-sharing government announced on Friday, government sources told Reuters. Yilmaz takes over from outgoing Deputy PM Ali Babacan, highly regarded by international investors for his stewardship of the economy, who is leaving office because of a ruling party limit on the number of terms members can serve in parliament. (Reporting by Orhan Coskun; Writing by Nick Tattersall; Editing by Ece Toksabay) #Politics #Business #United States #Middle East #markets #United Kingdom #opinion
Bihar polls: BJP and its allies to meet on 31 August over seat-sharing deal

Aug 28, 2015

Bihar polls: BJP and its allies to meet on 31 August over seat-sharing deal

BJP and its Bihar allies will meet on 31 August to thrash out a deal over seat-sharing in the state assembly polls. #Politics #BJP #NewsTracker #ham #Ram Vilas Paswan #LJP #Bihar Polls #JItan Ram Manjhi #RLSP #Bihar Assembly Election 2015 #seat-sharing deal
Patels' OBC status demand: How the movement upsets Modi and BJP's Hindutva equation

Aug 28, 2015

Patels' OBC status demand: How the movement upsets Modi and BJP's Hindutva equation

The contradiction between Hindutva and ideas of social justice is embodied in Modis personality. He is the Hindu Hriday Samrat. He has also become an OBC leader, largely because he harped on it to harvest votes in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. It is because of these two attributes of his that the BJP succeeded in mustering a majority in the Lok Sabha on its own. #Gujarat #BJP #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Hindutva #OBC #Patel #reservation politics #Patels #Hardik Patel #Quota system in India #Hindu ideology
Nitish's Rs 2.7 lakh cr vision: Bihar CM counters Modi's Rs 1.25 lakh cr package

Aug 28, 2015

Nitish's Rs 2.7 lakh cr vision: Bihar CM counters Modi's Rs 1.25 lakh cr package

To counter the Prime Minister's Rs 1.25 lakh crore special package for Bihar, CM Nitish Kumar on Friday unveiled a Rs 2.70 lakh crore development plan. #Politics #Congress #BJP #PoliticalPlay #bIhar #Nitish Kumar #RJD #JD(U) #Bihar CM #Bihar Polls #PM Narendra Modi #Bihar Assembly Election 2015 #Rs 1.25 lakh crore package
Nitish, Kejriwal slam Modi govt, say Centre is 'anti-poor and anti-farmer'

Aug 27, 2015

Nitish, Kejriwal slam Modi govt, say Centre is 'anti-poor and anti-farmer'

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumr on Thursday jointly attacked the Centre calling it "anti-poor and anti-farmer". #Politics #BJP #TheySaidIt #Arvind Kejriwal #bIhar #Nitish Kumar #JD(U) #Bihar CM #AAP #Delhi CM #Bihar Polls #PM Narendra Modi #Bihar Assembly Election 2015