Urmila Matondkar leaves Congress: Actor's swift exit from GOP indicative of collapse of Maharashtra's centrist parties
On Tuesday, in a U-turn, Matondkar quit the Congress party as swiftly as she had joined it. Six months ago, barely a month before the Lok Sabha election, Matondkar had joined the Congress in the presence of then party president Rahul Gandhi.
Mumbai Congress leaders seek Mallikarjun Kharge's intervention in bid to oust city unit chief Sanjay Nirupam
Singh and Khan expressed concerns over Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam's "unilateral" style of functioning, and insisted that former Union minister Milind Deora replace him.
After Nawaz Sharif's revelation of Pakistan role in 26/11 attacks, RSS and India not only deserves an apology from Congress leaders Digvijaya Singh and Kripashankar Singh for willfully instigating discontent in the society
A special court discharged Congress leader Kripashankar Singh in a case of disproportionate assets for want of sanction for his prosecution on Wednesday.
A special Investigating team of Mumbai police had probed the case against Singh for three years following a complaint to the Anti-Corruption Bureau by activist Sanjay Tiwari in 2010.
In fresh trouble for Kripashankar Singh, the Bombay High Court today ordered a magistrate inquiry against the former Mumbai Congress chief following a petition by a city-based social worker, who has accused the leader of threatening him after usurping his properties.
Former Mumbai Congress Chief Kripashankar Singh was today questioned for the second time by the Special Investigating Team (SIT), probing the alleged amassing of disproportionate assets by him.
Accusing the media of unfairly targeting him and his family, the former Mumbai Congress President also said he was not absconding, as being reported.
Kripashankar Singh, a vegetable vendor in the 1970s, is accused (along with other members of his family) in 2012 of owning Rs 320 crore of assets disproportionate to his known and declared sources of income.
Calls asking the Maharashtra CM to quit after the loss in municipal polls are wrong-headed. The CM is working on the right long-term issues for city and state.
Kripashankar Singh knew how to position himself vis-à-vis a visiting VIP, how to maneuver his way up the political ladder.