Congress leaders raise slogans against government in Parliament complex over farm laws issue
Monday, 29 November 2021 CongressMPs led by party chief Sonia Gandhi and former president Rahul Gandhi on Monday staged a protest in Parliament complex over the issue of farm laws. The Congress President earlier addressed MPs of both the houses in the office of the Congress Parliamentary Party. Party leaders then marched towards Mahatma Gandhi's statue in the complex and raised slogans against the Central government and the prime minister.
The BJP has issued a whip to its Lok Sabha MPs to be present on Monday when a bill to repeal the three farm laws will be tabled by Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar in Parliament; PM Narendra Modi chaired a meeting with top officials to discuss the Covid-19 situation in the country as...
In what could be defined as an embarrassing moment caught on camera for the grand old party, Congress’s flag fell on the ground when Sonia Gandhi tried to unfurl it. The occasion was the 137th foundation day of the party which was being celebrated at AICC headquarters in New Delhi.
#CongressFlag #SoniaGandhi #AICC
The CRPF will soon deploy women commandos for VIP security. The maiden contingent of 32 women commandoes raised by the CRPF in its VIP security wing is expected to be deployed with Home Minister Amit Shah, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi, and other high-risk personalities.
Did PM Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and actress Priyanka Chopra go all the way to primary health centres in Bihar to have themselves tested for Covid? Covid test rolls included names of such VIPs and more in the South Bihar district of Arwal.
#Modi #PriyankaChopra #FakeCovidTest
Today, the Karnataka assembly passed the anti-conversion bill amid protests by Congress MLAs; Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has outlined the city's preparations for the highly infectious Covid variant Omicron; According to the autopsy report, the man who was beaten to death for an alleged sacrilege attempt in a gurdwara in Punjab's Kapurthala had over 30 injury marks on his body; Today, China locked down the western city of Xi'an.
#AntiConversionBill #KarnatakaAssembly #Karnataka
Trinamool Rajya Sabha MP Derek O'Brien has been suspended from parliament for the rest of the session; Karnataka Congress President DK Shivakumar tore up the copy of an anti-conversion Bill; Congress General secretary Priyanka Gandhi said that her children's Instagram accounts were hacked; The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation told the Centre that Covid-19 vaccination for children is not a priority at the moment.
#DerekOBrien #Parliament #RajyaSabha
Today, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi renewed his attack on junior Home Minister Ajay Mishra; Army Chief Gen MM Naravane has assumed the charge as the chairman of the Chiefs of Staff Committee; 4 new Omicron cases detected in Delhi, total tally rises to 10.
#Opposition #RahulGandhi #AjayMishra
A day after the SIT team probing the Lakhimpur Kheri incident in its reports said that the incident was pre-planned, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi gave an adjournment notice in the Lok Sabha. Gandhi further said that the government is running away from the discussion.
#LakhimpurKheri #RahulGandhi #LokSabha
An Indian army helicopter that was carrying 14 passengers including Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat crashed in Tamil Nadu today. Civil Aviation minister Jyotiraditya Scindia, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi reacted to the incident on Twitter.
#BipinRawat #RahulGandhi #ChopperCrash
Election strategist Prashant Kishor in a veiled dig at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said that Congress’s leadership is not the divine right of an individual when the party has lost 90 percent of elections in the last 10 years.
#PrashantKishor #RahulGandhi #MamataBanerjee
The winter session of the Parliament concluded on Wednesday, a day before it was scheduled to end. Both the houses were adjourned sine die after a continuous protest by the opposition parties.
#TopNewsHeadlines #Vaccine #WomanMarriageage
The government's efforts to initiate talks to resolve the ongoing impasse in Parliament over the suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs may run aground as suggested by Opposition parties.
#ParliamentWinterSession #RajyaSabha #Opposition
Conservative backbench MP Sir Roger Gale issues a stark warning to Boris Johnson, saying "one more strike, and he's out". He says there is a "great deal of anger" across the country directed at Downing Street and the North Shropshire vote was an expression of that. He believes the Prime Minister has till January 5th, when Parliament returns, to "get his act together" or his decline will be "terminal". Report by Edwardst. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Canada Officially Bans, LGBTQ+ Conversion Therapy.
Legislation outlawing such therapies was approved in both the Canadian House of Commons... .
... and the Senate on Dec. 9.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau praised the "Royal Assent" of the legislation via Twitter.
It’s official: Our government’s legislation banning the despicable and degrading practice of conversion therapy has received Royal Assent - , Justin Trudeau, Canadian Prime Minister,
Meaning it is now law. , Justin Trudeau, Canadian Prime Minister,
LGBTQ2 Canadians, we’ll always stand up for you and your rights, Justin Trudeau, Canadian Prime Minister,
LGBTQ activists in Canada also released statements in support of the legislation.
The unanimous support it received from every official in Parliament sends a clear message to LGBTQ2 Canadians: you are valid and deserving of a life free from harm, Nicholas Schiavo, No Conversion Canada,
via 'The Hill'.
Today, as we celebrate this historic moment, we must thank survivors and their tireless advocacy to reach this moment where conversion ‘therapy’ is finally outlawed in our country, Nicholas Schiavo, No Conversion Canada,
via 'The Hill'.
Conversion therapy is the practice of attempting to "convert" the sexual or gender identities of LGBTQ+ individuals.
The practice is legal in the United States, though some states do have bans in place to protect LGBTQ+ minors. .
Three states — Alabama, Florida and Georgia —
have an injunction that outlaws enforcement of
conversion therapy bans.
Brazil, Ecuador and Germany also have nationwide conversion therapy bans in place.
The current government in the U.K. has pledged to ban the practice, but has yet to do so
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England's chief medical officer has said he expects the wave of Omicron Covid infections to "peak really quite fast", even if people take steps to reduce social contact.
Professor Chris Whitty told MPs on the Health and Social Care Committee: "The upswing will be incredibly fast, even if people are taking more cautious action … it may then come down faster than previous peaks." Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Sir Keir Starmer has lambasted Boris Johnson as "too weak to lead" as he confronted the prime minister at the Despatch Box. It comes after more than 100 Tory MPs rebelled against the government Plan B Covid measures. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Boris Johnson has left Number 10 Downing Street and made his way to the House of Commons for PMQs, where he will face MPs after suffering a significant rebellion from his party on Tuesday. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
A ‘Dharam Sansad’ or religious assembly held in Chhattisgarh’s Raipur triggered a row after Hindu religious leader Kalicharan Maharaj hailed Nathuram Godse for killing Mahatma Gandhi.
#DharamSansad #Chhattisgarh #Raipur
Tearing into the BJP for what it called its misogynistic celebration of the Bangladesh Vijay Diwas, Congress leaders and Gandhi family members Rahul and Priyanka said that the BJP forgot to mention the then PM Indira Gandhi under whose administration the war was fought.
#IndiraGandhi #VijayDiwas #IndoPakWar
, 10 True Champions, of Human Rights.
There have always been
individuals around the world who chose
to fight fiercely for peace and progress.
In honor of Human Rights Day, here are
ten true champions who dedicated
their lives to helping others. .
1. Nelson Mandela.
2. Eleanor Roosevelt.
3. César Chávez.
5. Martin Luther King Jr. .
6. Desmond Tutu.
7. Oscar Arias.
8. Mahatma Gandhi.
9. José Ramos-Horta.
10. Harriet Tubman
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