Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in Gujarat's Surat said BJP and Congress are perturbed and scared since results of Gujarat municipal elections rolled out. "I've been listening to statements of BJP and Congress, over past few days after the results (of Gujarat municipality elections). They're perturbed, a little scared. We have to understand that they're not scared of you or AAP. They're scared of people who voted for you," said Arvind Kejriwal. ."
The newly formed Indian Secular Front (ISF) of Furfura Sharif Cleric Abbas Siddiqui on February 26 expressed desire to fight upcoming West Bengal polls with Congress. "We wanted to share seats in West Bengal, as we will face loss if there's a vote split. So it will be good if we fight together. We've got 30 seats as per our choice. With Congress seat-sharing stand still not clear, talks still on," said Abbas Siddiqui, Indian Secular Front. Surat (Gujarat), Feb 26 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met newly elected corporators of the party as well as its volunteers, in Surat. Delhi CM Kejriwal is in Gujarat to thank the people of Surat as AAP bagged 27 seats in local body polls.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met newly elected corporators of the party as well as its volunteers, in Surat. Delhi CM Kejriwal is in Gujarat to thank the people of Surat as AAP bagged 27 seats in local body polls.
The Bangabandhu-Bapu Digital Exhibition is part of events marking the 100th birth anniversary of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the father of the nation of Bangladesh, and the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties between India and Bangladesh. Their struggle and conviction led to the liberation of their countries and the exhibition tells the story of their resilience and unflinching spirit. The exhibition is currently on display at the Vigyan Bhavan and will be taken to different locations in Bangladesh and India and the UN before culminating in Kolkata in 2022.
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Farmer leaders and representatives held a meeting with Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and other ministers over farm laws. The meeting was held at Vigyan Bhawan. This is the 11th round of meeting between farmer leaders and Centre. In 10th round of meeting on January 20, Centre proposed to suspend the farm laws for one and a half years. Farmers are firm on their demand for a complete repeal of the farm laws.
The tenth round of talks between farmer unions and Central government over the three farm laws concluded at Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi on January 20. General secretary of All India Kisan Sabha Hannan Mollah, said, "Government said that it is ready to file an affidavit in the court to the effect that it would put the implementation of the laws on hold for one and half a year. They also said that a committee would be formed on MSP and the laws and they would implement the recommendations of the committee. We'll hold a meeting tomorrow and take a decision on the proposal." He also said, "We asked government to withdraw the fake cases registered by NIA against farmers. In response, government said they are looking into the matter and asked us to provide the names of leaders against whom new cases, if any, have been registered." The next round of the meeting will take place on January 22. The farmers are protesting against new farm laws since November 26, 2020 at Delhi borders.
While addressing the public gathering at Pusa Krishi Vigyan Mela 2021 in New Delhi on February 25, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said, "In democracy, a government can never dare to make such a law that will harm farmers."
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has responded to farmer leader Rakesh Tikait’s warning of another tractor rally, but this time with 40 lakh tractors. Responding to a question, the minister said that the government has always been committed to working for the farmers and doubling their incomes. ‘Discussions have been held many times, if they have a point to raise even now, we are ready to discuss,’ Tomar added. This comes after Rakesh Tikait during a rally in Sikar, Rajasthan said that they will soon announce another tractor rally, this time to the Parliament and with 40 lakh tractors. Watch the full video for all the details.
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A suicide attempt was made on a railway track at Mumbai’s Virar station. A man attempted suicide as he was distressed by the death of his mother. The man walked towards a railway track; spread a sheet and lied down on it. As seen in the CCTV footage, he lied down while a local train was approaching towards him. An alert railway police officer was seen running towards the man on the railway track. With some help, the officer rescued him seconds before being mowed to death. Railway minister Piyush Goyal lauded the efforts of railway security officers. Watch the full video for more.
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Union Minister Piyush Goyal while addressing International Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Industry and said, "India has seen golden period for healthcare in last few years. Can we make next decade the decade of India where we decide that between 2021-2030 the entire world should be following Indian standards? Can we take it upon ourselves that this is going to be defining decade both for the pharma industry and the country as move forward to truly achieve the rightful place of India in the comity of nations."
Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait has issued a fresh warning to the Modi government over the farm laws. Addressing a rally in Sikar, Rajasthan, Tikait said that farmers would now launch a fresh tractor rally..
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