Sheila Dikshit's govt brought a revolution in the transportation sector in Delhi: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi addresses his first rally in Delhi on Sunday ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections. Rahul said that Sheila Dikshit's government has brought a revolution in the transportation sector in Delhi. He also said that in Jakarta and Indonesia, people are giving examples of Delhi metro. This was the first time that the Gujarat CM and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi are holding rallies on the same day. Modi is addressing his Hunkar rally in Bihar. Oct 27, 2013

Sheila Dikshit upbeat about Delhi development, seeks single authority over governance Part - 2

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Addressing the public at a party rally in Mangolpuri in northwest Delhi on Sunday, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit remained upbeat about the developments in Delhi and spoke about the various planning that lead to the development in the city. Further, Dikshit also asked Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi to work to implement single hand authority in governance of Delhi for its better development and progress. Later, she also claimed Rahul to be the future of the country and said that people of Delhi too considers him the same. Oct 27, 2013

Hunkar Rally: Rajnath targets Congress over inflation

Patna, Oct 27 (ANI): Addressing a massive rally at Patna’s Gandhi Maidan, BJP president Rajnath Singh slammed the Congress party over spiraling inflation. Singh also hailed BJP’s prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and said that only Modi has the capability to run the nation successfully. Oct 27, 2013

Five blasts in Patna ahead of Narendra Modis 'Hunkar' rally

Patna, Oct 27 (ANI): A series of crude bomb exploded near Gandhi Maidan in Patna, where Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi was scheduled to address a rally on Sunday, killing 1 and leaving at least 16 injured. The blast followed the first explosion which took place at the city’s railway station, hours ahead of Modi’s 'Hunkar' rally in the city. A total of five low-intensity bomb explosions took place in Patna most of them at Gandhi Maidan. The Bihar police and the bomb disposal squad (BDS) rushed to the spot. Oct 27, 2013

TMC Govt in WB conspiring against me: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Murshidabad, Oct 27 (ANI): Minister of State for Railways Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has claimed that the Mamata Banerjee-led TMC Government is conspiring against him and the Congress Party. Interacting with media at the Murshidabad District headquarters, Chowdhury said that the West Bengal Government is trying to frame him for the June 2011 murder of TMC leader Kamal Sheikh and for attacking the District Magistrate's bungalow in Murshidabad with the help of 14 Congress workers in 2012. Chowdhury had applied for anticipatory bail in the second case in September this year. In the Kamal Sheikh murder case, a warrant was issued by a court in Behrampore and follows a charge sheet filed by the police in the murder case on September 26. Sheikh was killed by some miscreants in Murshidabad's Gorabazar area in 2011. Oct 27, 2013

Hunkar Rally: Narendra Modi targets JD (U)

Patna, Oct 27 (ANI): Addressing a massive rally at Patna’s Gandhi Maidan, BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi slammed the Janata Dal (United) and said that it is backing the center ruling Congress party that has ruined the country. Oct 27, 2013

Patna Bomb Explosion: JD (U) rubbishes allegations of any conspiracy

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Even though the BJP hinted that the JD (U) and the Congress are involved in the bomb explosion incident at the Patna railway station, ahead of Narendra Modi’s Hunkar Rally, the JD (U) has rubbished such allegations. JD (U) leader Sabir Ali condemned the incident and said that a through investigation should be done to nab the culprits. Oct 27, 2013

Tackling Maoism: Security forces encouraging youth to join mainstream

Gumla, Oct 27 (ANI): Maoists are known to recruit tribal youth into their ranks, a tactic that sees the Naxals exploit innocent villagers for their vested interests. However, security forces of late are coming down heavily upon the left wing extremists, both on and off the field of battle. Our security forces have come to realize that making the youth aware of their true worth amid glooming crisis in Maoist infested regions is one way of curbing the menace in the long run. Oct 27, 2013

JD (U) slams BJP for massive spending on rallies

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Slamming the BJP for its massive spending on its ‘Hunkar’ rally, JD (U) leader KC Tyagi said that ever since Narendra Modi became the BJP PM candidate, the election has become the most expensive ever. He further said the home ministry and the election commission should call an all party meeting and restrict such grand rallies. Oct 27, 2013

RSS backs Rahul Gandhi on ISI remark, CPI slams BJP & Cong

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Even as RSS said that Rahul Gandhi's statement on ISI's attempt to lure Muslim youths in riot-hit Muzzafarnagar, is to an extent right and UPA government needs to act firmly against such tendencies, CPI leader D Raja said that RSS is using Rahul’s words to project Muslims as agents of foreign power and Congress & BJP must explain their stand on the entire issue. Oct 27, 2013

BJP on serial blast in Patna

Patna, Oct 27 (ANI): Even as at least five blasts took place around the venue of BJP’s PM Candidate, Narendra Modi's 'hunkar' rally, the BJP said that even after the lawlessness following the blasts, the BJP is ready for the rally. A series of crude bomb exploded near Gandhi Maidan in Patna, Narendra Modi was scheduled to address a rally on Sunday, killing 1 and leaving at least 16 injured. Oct 27, 2013

No obstacle can stop people from joining Narendra Modi's rally: BJP on bomb explosion

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Reacting on the crude bomb explosion at Patna railway station, hours ahead of BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi's 'Hunkar' rally, the BJP said that no obstacle can stop people from joining the Hunkar Rally. Pointing fingers at the Congress and the JD (U), BJP vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that the incident is a political conspiracy and should be investigated thoroughly. Oct 27, 2013