He said that the Congress was "throttling" democracy and "abusing" people's mandate.
Raj, an IRS officer who resigned to join politics in 2003, followed it up with another on Sunday afternoon, which appeared as a clarification but left with scope for interpretation, with some suggesting it exposed the anti-Dalit stand of the party.
NEW DELHI: taking serious note of the recent Dalit agitation and the defiant notes by four party MPs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah will soon meet the party's Dalit MPs to defuse tension, sources said. We are privileged to receive the blessings of people of all age groups, across all sections of society.
Senior Congress leader and member AICC Mohinder Bhardwaj said the country and in particular the State of Jammu and Kashmir is sitting on a power-keg of communal hatred spread by the BJP and its allies ever since the saffron party has come to power at the Centre and in the State. Having paced impressively through the last 38 years, the BJP of today is synonymous with high spirits, energy and hope for a better and a new India.
This narrative is bound to pick up in the coming days as political parties hit the road, first for the Karnataka Assembly election on May 12 and then for year-end elections in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. It is the strength of BJP that affects opponents.
This session also highlighted the importance of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who did not attend Parliament for the past two weeks and worked from home because of a kidney ailment. This is because the minister has maintained friendly ties across the political spectrum.
Modi also asked party MPs to see a drama on Maratha king Shivaji being performed in Delhi, and noted that he had travelled to Pune from Gujarat nearly 30 years ago to see it. "BJP particularly sensitive to aspirations of poor and marginalized", said the PM.
Talking to reporters Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar accused the Congress for disruptions in Parliament. And while Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu held several meetings with floor leaders to break the logjam, no such effort was initiated by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan.
Dignitaries paid floral tributes to the party leaders and spoke about the history of the party and its evolution including the formation of Bharatiya Jana Sangh in 1951, evolution to Janata party in 1977 and development of Bharatiya Janata Party on April 6, 1980.
In Humboldt, people showed up at the Elgar Petersen Arena to offer support, according to CNN partner CBC . Condolences poured in from current and former hockey players, sports organizations and political leaders.
Rahul said he has asked his party leaders nottocriticiseUnion finance minister who underwent a kidney transplant on Saturday. We are not egoistic, we don't destroy lives, we don't crush people - unlike BJP, added Gandhi.
Front-month London Brent crude for June delivery was up 27 cents, or 0.4 percent, at $68.29, having ended down 10 cents. West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark, was down 0.21 percent to $63.24 per barrel.
This included people who applied for special humanitarian visas or simply cross Mexico and request asylum at the US border. They typically start off with a lot of people , and participants drop off at different points along the route.
The agency later faulted that spaceship's builder, Scaled Composites, saying the design should have protected against human error. The Mojave company had conducted a series of glide tests but had not fired up the spaceship's rocket-powered motor.
According to the Palestinian Journalists' Syndicate, Murtaja was shot by gunfire while standing 350 meters from the border fence. The Israeli military said that "three suspects crossed into Israel in the northern Gaza border area and returned to Gaza".
"Listen, we have so many female reporters now that know the game, and they cover the game", James said , according to USA Today . Wall lost weight during his recovery, and coach Scott Brooks said that should help the All-Star going forward.
Comments from Vialli, the former Chelsea player and manager, in which he said, "Conte can't wait to leave Chelsea ". I understand because he is now a journalist and he has to give news to Sky and to try to speak about my situation".
They could well have the title wrapped up by the time they welcome Real Madrid to the Camp Nou for the Clasico next month. Zidane surprised everybody by taking off Ronaldo just after the hour mark and replacing him with Karim Benzema .
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Police shot and killed 35-year-old Saheed Vassell on Wednesday after he pointed what officers believed was a gun at them. After 10 shots to his body, Vassell now has been added to the ever growing list of Black men killed by police.
Manu Bhaker, Punam Yadav win gold at CWG 2018
Vikas faltered in his final two attempts in clean and jerk , aiming for a 200kg lift that would have fetched him a silver. Just in, Singapore had won each and every Gold medal in the women's team Table Tennis event since the start of the games.
South Africans affected by Facebook data leak
Facebook Indonesia Head of Public Policy Ruben Hattari says they will keep cooperating with the Indonesian government. Sadly, the company did not acknowledge the same doings about their CEO Mark Zuckerberg's messages.
Puigdemont urges Spain to open negotiations over Catalonia
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Apple reportedly working on iPhone touchless gesture controls
With last year's iPhone X , Apple showed off Face ID, facial recognition tech that lets you unlock your phone using your mug. Perhaps that's why it started developing MicroLEDs in its secret manufacturing facility and it will debut in Apple Watch.
South Korea's Park Geun-hye gets 24-year jail sentence
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