While speaking to ANI in the national capital on February 09, the member of Congress Working Committee (CWC), Rajiv Shukla said, "Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke very well about Ghulam Nabi Azad ji today in the Parliament. It was an emotional moment for everyone." "Deep Sidhu must have been arrested much earlier and he got arrested quite late," he added.
Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on January 23 paid floral tribute to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on the occasion of his 125th birth anniversary. Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Rajeev Shukla among other parliamentarians also remembered Bose. Netaji's bravery is well-known and he was a scholar, soldier and statesman par excellence. Born to advocate Janakinath Bose in Odisha's Cuttack on January 23, 1897, Netaji went on to play a crucial role in India's freedom movement. He is also known for establishing the Azad Hind Fauj.
BCCI vice-president Rajeev Shukla hailed team India's performance at Gabba Stadium in Australia's Brisbane on January 19. "Winning in Australia is a significant achievement, I would like to congratulate the team led by Rahane," he said. Team India bagged Test series by 2-1 against. History scripted as Australia lost after 32 years at Gabba.
The #nepotism is trending on Twitter after Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun Tendulkar was picked up by Mumbai Indians at the IPL auctions 2021. The 21-year-old Tendulkar junior was bought by Mumbai Indians for the base price of Rs 20 lakh.
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Cricket legend and Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar doesn't deserve Bharat Ratna, said Congress MP Jasbir S Gill. He said, "Sachin Tendulkar toed govt's line to get his son into IPL. He doesn't deserve Bharat Ratna." Celebrities like Akshay Kumar, Sachin Tendulkar and Lata Mangeshkar twitted against Hollywood pop singer Rihanna after she tweeted on farmers' protest.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly was discharged from Apollo Hospital on January 31. Sourav Ganguly underwent a second round of angioplasty on January 28. On January 30, the hospital informed that Ganguly’s vital parameters were stable. Two more stents were implanted during the surgery conducted by a team of doctors. DR Rana Dasgupta, CEO, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, said, “He (Sourav Ganguly) is a normal patient. He is absolutely alright and he has gone home with his family.” Ganguly was hospitalized for the 2nd time in a month due to his cardiac condition. On January 2, he was admitted to Woodlands Hospital after he complained of chest pain. Watch the full video for more.
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BCCI Chief Sourav Ganguly discharged from Apollo Hospital in Kolkata following angioplasty. "He is absolutely right," said Dr Rana Dasgupta of Apollo Hospital. Ganguly was hospitalised for the second time in a month after chest pain.
Former Indian captain and current BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly has reached the Apollo Hospital in Kolkata after experiencing discomfort in chest. This comes just weeks after Ganguly underwent treatment for a heart related ailment. Ganguly was admitted to Woodlands hospital in Kolkata on January 2 after he had complained of chest pain and dizziness. He later underwent angioplasty after he was diagnosed with three blockages in the coronary artery.
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After emerging victorious in Gujarat municipal corporation and zila panchayat elections, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar held a press conference on March 03. Stating number comparison between results of 2015 and 2021 elections, Javadekar said that Congress has been completely wiped off. "Last week in Gujarat MCD elections over 6 seats, and BJP emerged victorious on all seats. But the results that came out yesterday for over 31 district panchayat, which basically includes voters who belong to villages and are farmers. Last time in 2015, Congress won 22 district panchayat seats and BJP was at 9. But this time, BJP has won all 31 seats and Congress has been wiped out completely. BJP has won 80% seats out of 979," said Prakash Javadekar.
The Aam Aadmi Party has bagged four of five seats in the Municipal Corporation bye-elections including Kalyanpuri, Rohini-C, Shalimar Bagh (North), and Trilokpuri. Congress won the Chauhan Banger ward. Aam Aadmi Party workers have been celebrating the party’s big win in the municipal bye-elections.
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Aam Aadmi Party won in four wards and Congress won in one ward of five bye-elections to the Municipal Corporation. AAP workers celebrated the win by raising slogans, distributing sweets. AAP won in Kalyanpuri, Rohini-C, Shalimar Bagh (North), and Trilokpuri. Congress on the other hand, won the Chauhan Banger ward.
India captain Virat Kohli has reacted angrily to ongoing debates around the pitch in Ahmedabad, blaming England’s two-day defeat in the third Test solely on “a bizarre display of batting”.Kohli has overseen two successive thumping victories on big-spinning surfaces since England took the series opener in gentler conditions in Chennai, concluding in a two-day finish last week.There has been no shortage of critique around the pitches, though much of the argument has settled along partisan lines, with most of the disapproval coming from outside India and the case for the defence coming from within the home camp.
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