Former union minister and veteran Congress leader Oscar Fernandes passed away at the age of 80 in Karnataka on Monday. Fernandes was hospitalised after he suffered a head injury in July this year, was considered a trusted aide of Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
#OscarFernandespassesaway #PMModi #RahulGandhi
Karnataka BJP MLA Shrimant Patil had previously said that he was offered money to join the party to topple the previous JDS-Congress government. Now, he has retracted his statement after issuing a clarification saying he voluntarily joined the BJP.
#BJP #Karnataka #ShrimantPatil
As the cases of Nipah Virus are coming to light in Kerala, the state of Karnataka have issued advisory to prevent similar outbreak. The Karnataka government has asked districts bordering Kerala to be extra vigilant.
#NipahVirus #NipahVirusinKerala #WhatisNipahVirus
Today, fresh fighting was reported between the Taliban and resistance forces in Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley, as the hardline Islamists finalise a new government; A Karnataka BJP MLA, Aravind Bellad's justification for the increase in fuel and gas prices is the Taliban crisis in Afghanistan; Today, Chief Justice NV Ramana said that the collegium has recommended record 68 names in one go for elevation as judges to a dozen High Courts; Today, the government signed a tripartite Karbi Peace Accord in the presence of Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma and the representatives of Karbi outfits in Delhi.
#FuelPrices #Taliban #AfghanCrisis
Vetran Congress leader and former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh will arrive in New Delhi on Tuesday evening. He is expected to meet Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP President JP Nadda. Speculations are there that he is likely to join the BJP.
#AmarinderSinghinDelhi #AmitShah #JPNadda
Assam and Mizoram were again at loggerheads, with Assam accusing its neighbouring state of constructing a bridge in its territory and Mizoram police filing a case against Assam police on Saturday for allegedly stealing construction material from the site.
#Assam #Mizoram #AssamMizoramborder
Today, Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri cited the evacuations from Afghanistan to support the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act; The finance ministry has summoned Infosys chief Salil Parekh tomorrow to explain the continuing glitches in the new income tax e-filing portal; Mizoram has accused the Assam police of "stealing" construction material in Kolasib district which shares the border with the neighbouring state's Hailakandi; Today, officials said that the scattered factions of the Hurriyat Conference are likely to face a ban under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
#HardeepPuri #CAA #AfghanistanCrisis #Hurriyat
Assam finally lifted the unofficial economic blockade on Mizoram. The blockade was lifted on August 7th night after Assam’s Urban Development Minister Ashok Singhal and forest minister Parimal Suklabaidya arrived at Lailapur border area on Saturday evening and spoke with the locals, who were refusing to let the trucks pass through Assam.
#AssamMizoramconflit #Economicblockade #Assam
Former India team captain MS Dhoni has been spotted with a new hairstyle and he has divided the opinions of his fans. While some find it cute, others feel he could have avoided the hairstyle. Taking to..
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Basavaraj Somappa Bommai today took oath as the 23rd Chief Minister of Karnataka. The 61-year-old leader was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor..