The proposed merger of the LJD and the JD(S) has been gaining traction after the entry of the former into the ruling LDF before the Lok Sabha polls. Thus the two parties formed a committee to chalk out steps for the process of unification after C.K. Nanu, MLA , was elected State JD S) president last year. Now several rounds of talks held failed to break the deadlock between the parties over various issues, including the new State president. … [Read more...] about LJD-JD(S) merger may not happen
Nda in rajya sabha
“It is nearly a 100 per cent increase. Assistance will go up but fund utilisation is a problem. Money is not reaching the poor under NREGA and for schools and hospitals. There is no dearth of money but there is only lack of utilisation,” he said. … [Read more...] about Nitish has good intentions but his Govt failed: Rahul
Rahul’s standThough there is a growing clamour among a section of party leaders for Rahul Gandhi to take over as the party president once again, he has not shown any urgency to get back to his earlier position even as the party hurtles from one crisis to another. … [Read more...] about Analysis | Will Congress continue to have Sonia at the helm even after August 10?
Advisors to the previous Lieutenant-Governors, including Farooq Khan and Baseer Khan, as well as senior bureaucrats and policemen were present at the simple function. Rajya Sabha member Nazir Ahmed Laway, BJP Lok Sabha member Jugal Kishore Sharma and Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party leaders Ghulam Hasan Mir were also present. … [Read more...] about Manoj Sinha takes oath as Lieutenant-Governor of Jammu and Kashmir
The 61-year-old, who is known for his connect with people, particularly in rural areas, was administered the oath of office by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Justice Gita Mittal in Raj Bhavan, at the foothills of the Zaberwan range. … [Read more...] about Manoj Sinha takes oath as new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir