Delhi High Court quashes summons against Smriti Irani in defamation case filed by Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam
Nirupam had said he had sent a legal notice to Irani through his counsel, asking her to tender an "unconditional public apology" for allegedly making defamatory comments, but she did not reply to it.
Mumbai fumes over 50% spike in electricity bills since Adani Power took over; discom cites tariff revision in September as cause
The residents of Mumbai are agitated over inflated electricity bills received from Adani Power since the company took over the city's power circle in August from the Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra). The Congress party and some consumers have taken to social media to accuse the company of increasing the bills sharply in October.
'Narendra Modi doesn't govern like Adolf Hitler, that's Indira Gandhi': Ravi Shankar Prasad slams Mallikarjun Kharge's comment
Slamming Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge over his comments on Narendra Modi where he compared the prime minister to Adolf Hitler, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that it was Indira Gandhi who governed like Hitler and not Modi. "This is the same Khargeji who can't even move an inch without the permission of the family," he added to make his point.
Mumbai will come to a standstill if North Indians stops working, says Sanjay Nirupam; Shiv Sena claims city belongs to Marathi manoos
Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam said Mumbai will come to a standstill and its people will not even get food to eat if the north Indian community in the metropolis decides to stop working
Gujarat migrants' exodus: Why workers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar are fleeing, and what Vijay Rupani govt is doing about it
Violence against migrants from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh was reported after the rape of a 14-month-old girl was reported in Gujarat's Sabarkantha district and a Bihar native was arrested for the crime.
Chanda Kochhar quits: Twitterati terms resignation as 'shocking' while some find CEO-Videocon association a 'lethal combination'
Chanda Kochhar's resignation led Twitterati to take to the micro-blogging site to comment on the latest development.
Ahead of the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has proposed Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) as a possible ally in the Congress-NCP grand alliance, to put up a strong front against the BJP. The Congress has reportedly rejected the proposal.
Only Rahul Gandhi will decide on replacing me, says Sanjay Nirupam as several leaders seek Mumbai Congress chief's ouster
Asserting his loyalty towards the Congress president, Mumbai Regional Congress Committee (MRCC) president Sanjay Nirupam on Monday said that only Rahul Gandhi would decide whether he was to be ousted or not.
Sanjay Nirupam defends calling Narendra Modi 'illiterate', claims words he used 'are not undignified'
Defending his 'unpadh-gawaar' (illiterate) remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam on Thursday said that his words were not 'undignified'.
Sanjay Nirupam triggers controversy after calling Narendra Modi 'illiterate'; BJP says Mumbai Congress chief is 'mentally deranged'
Triggering a controversy, Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam on Wednesday called Narendra Modi "illiterate", while criticising the state government's decision to screen a short film on the prime minister's life at schools in Maharashtra.
Party workers stage Bharat Bandh protests countrywide; agitation turns violent in Patna, Delhi, Jammu
Members of the Indian Youth Congress held protests in support of the Bharat Bandh in Delhi, after which policemen lathi-charged them.
Bharat Bandh: Congress leaders Sanjay Nirupam, Ashok Chavan arrested in Mumbai after staging 'rail-roko' at Andheri station
Chavan and Nirupam led thousands of activists to stage a noisy protest outside the Andheri station bus depot, after which they got down on the railway tracks, shouting anti-government slogans. The duo have reportedly been taken to DN Nagar police station.
Bharat Bandh: Ashok Chavan, Sanjay Nirupam lead protests at Andheri station, block suburban railway tracks in Mumbai
As petrol prices on Monday shot up to Rs 89.97 in Maharashtra's Parbhani - the highest in India - the Opposition Congress staged a 'rail-roko' agitation in Mumbai
Sanjay Nirupam said that such a step would serve dual purpose of “preserving an important part of the nation’s heritage while generating revenue for the government”.
Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam demands suspension of BMC commissioner Ajoy Mehta over privatisation of land in city
City Congress president Sanjay Nirupam urged Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday to suspend BMC commissioner Ajoy Mehta for his alleged involvement in losing Rs 500 crore-worth prime piece of land in suburban Jogeshwari.
Congress workers count and fill potholes in Mumbai's Bandra, accuse BMC of not being prepared for monsoon
Congress workers on Saturday counted and filled potholes in suburban Bandra as part of its campaign.
Congress workers on Saturday counted and filled potholes in suburban Bandra as part of its campaign, titled "Aao Potholes Giney"
Congress comes to Sushma Swaraj’s defence after vicious trolling; BJP ministers and leaders maintain silence
BJP ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Smriti Irani, too, have not come out in defence of Sushma Swaraj, which did not go unnoticed by her supporters.
Maharashtra child rights body issues notices to Rahul Gandhi, Twitter for 'disclosing' identity of minor victims
The Maharashtra State Commission for Protection of Child Rights on Tuesday issued a notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Twitter for 'disclosing' the identity of two minor boys, victims of assault.
Gone in 2 minutes, 45 seconds: Rahul Gandhi's first presser in Mumbai a letdown, Congress blames PR firm
Congress president Rahul Gandhi's first ever press conference in Mumbai on Wednesday turned out to be a huge disappointment: Lasting two minutes and 45 seconds.