Atleast 40 people have died after consuming spurious liquor in Gujarat's Botad district, while over 50 people are undergoing treatment at various hospitals in Bhavnagar, Botad and Ahmedabad. The hooch tragedy broke out on the morning of July 25 after people living in Rojid and surrounding villages fell ill and rushed to the government hospitals seeking remedy. According to police, forensic analysis has established that the victims consumed methyl alcohol.
Activist Teesta Setalvad is handed over to Ahmedabad Crime branch by Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) early on June 26.Teesta Setalvad was detained by the Gujarat ATS on June 25 a day after the SC's verdict in the 2002 Gujarat Riot Case.
Senior Congress leader #PChidambaram, who is in charge of the party’s affairs in Goa, said that keeping 2017 in mind, the party will stake the claim of government formation within five minutes if they emerge victorious. In an exclusive interview with Sudhir Suryawanshi, he added there are no instructions from the high command about an alliance with TMC.
Both the #BJP and the AIADMK pulled all stops to give the visiting Union Home Minister a grand welcome. Traditional dance and musical performances and cheering crowds gathered along the busy GST Road to welcome #AmitShah, who was visiting to attend government functions.
There are also speculations about BJP planning to send the former Union Minister and disgruntled Congress leader to Rajya Sabha and make him a Cabinet Minister in future.
Youth Congress activists staged a protest at Shastri Bhawan on March 2 against the Centre over Delhi violence and demanded the resignation of Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
We are a party that has helped in the freedom struggle and it is our duty to bring peace and maintain harmony, Priyanka Gandhi said.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal met with officials and MLAs of the violence-affected areas and asked people to maintain peace as he went to meet Amit Shah.
Speaking to the media, Kejriwal said a debate is important in a democracy and people want answers for their questions.
Speaking to the media, Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy showed the video of the same schools where the MPs visited and said the BJP MPs hide the complete picture.
CM Arvind Kejriwal told Amit Shah not to make education a part of “dirty politics” or make fun of the hard work put in by students, teachers, and parents of Delhi government schools.
Supriya Sule at a panel discussion during ThinkEdu 2020 Conclave in Chennai.
Prabhu Chawla discusses Amit Shah and his politics in Sacchi Baat.
Earlier, Congress leader and former President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter Sharmistha Mukherjee was among 50 protesters detained near Home Minister Amit Shah's residence.
The Citizenship Amendment Bill has been passed in the Lok Sabha and the decision received criticism from several leaders across the country.
The Karnataka government on Saturday declared 80 taluks in 17 districts flood-affected even as the death toll rose to 26 and thousands of people were rendered homeless.
At a book launch in Chennai, Home Affairs Minister Amit Shah spoke about Jammu and Kashmir and crapping of Article 370.
On August 5, Union Minister Amit Shah said that Article 370 will be scrapped and the state will be bifurcated into union territories.