Claiming that BJP veteran LK Advani as Union home minister was against Article 371 (J), he said after Congress came to power in 2004, the special status was granted which has benefited people to a large extent today. According to a report by The Indian Express, the meeting was called in order to launch a joint campaign against the NDA government on issues such as increasing unemployment, attacks on minorities, agrarian crisis and others. The rift that surfaced during the Gujarat Rajya Sabha biennial elections, widened after the Friday meet and may worsen if the NCP tries to snatch the post of leader of opposition in the wake of the potential political developments in the state.When the NCP made a decision to boycott the meet to protest against questions being raised on its integrity, the Congress said the NCP was trying to get closer with the BJP.The bitterness between the two may worsen as the NCP is planning to stake claim on the post of leader of state assembly as well.
On Saturday, JD (U) members of the Upper House members backing Nitish met Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu to hand him a letter appointing R.C.P. Singh as their leader in place of Yadav in the House.
"After we issued a whip to our MLAs, they voted for the Congress. Conduct any meeting; nothing can hamper us in any way", he said.
He is also organising a conclave in New Delhi on August 17, which will be attended by opposition leaders. CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury proposed that the parties should align with the people's movements on the ground, for instance like the farmers' unrest over policies of the government.
Sources said the Opposition leaders discussed taking up state-specific issues to corner the BJP and forming on a common minimum agenda. However, Mr Yechury said the Left has a problem with such a programme.
"Such meetings are not effective".
Hitting out at the government on demonetisation, Gandhi said, "last year I don't know what happened on November 8th Narendra Modi got an idea, he came on the TV and said Bhaio, Behno I'm going to ban the notes in your pockets.as though it was fun".
Jamaica's team missed out on the final. "I think we need to do a better job of instructing all of what has been going on". The fans, however, are looking forward to seeing their superstar in action one last time as he takes to the track.
Overall, 18 teams take home winnings, but only Team Liquid was able to claim The Aegis, The International 7's trophy. The day began as EU-based Team Liquid played in the third round of the lower bracket against Russian Team Empire.
Union Minister Patel present at the press conference said that the central government is ready to give full support to the state. What is shocking to know is that the oxygen supply department in the hospital had already warned about shortage.
Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal and Shardul Thakur have also been called upon in the absence of the prime bowlers. Manish Pandey , who had a great triangular series in South Africa has been rewarded for his performance.
A source close to Mr Davis said the papers would highlight the British teams were "on the front foot" in the negotiations. The first of these will set out proposals for a new customs agreement, it said.
The troops blasted a mosque and four residential houses during the operation that began late last night in Awneera area. Over a dozen civilians were injured as the security forces fired live ammunition to quell the stone-pelting mobs.
The success or failure of the latest resolution will rest with China, which accounts for 90 percent of all trade with North Korea. In this regard, South Korea saw a possible move that might alleviate tensions by proposing dialogues with #North Korea .
Itoo was held responsible for instigating the violence in the Valley after the killing of militant Burhan Wani a year ago . Militants fired at the approaching security personnel, wounding five Army personnel, two of whom later died.
The river water was found to be 19 times more corrosive than water from Detroit causing lead poising in many of Flint's residents. The Detroit Free Press is reporting the singer stated he will give $ 1 million to victims of the water crisis.
Klopp also said he had "nothing to say about this" when asked what Coutinho had said to him regarding the Barcelona interest. Miguel Britos equalised for Liverpool in the injury time of the game to rescue a point for Watford .
Asean stresses South China Sea restraint
After the ASEAN meeting, China's foreign minister had called out "some countries" who voiced concern over island reclamation. The two both participated in other multilateral meetings in Manila, including one between China and the 10 Asean ministers.
Kyle Busch fires back at Toyota sandbagging claim
The race will be a welcome sight for many , particularly after last weekend's road race at Watkins Glen International. Suarez is now 19th in the playoff standings and is 129 points from the 16th place driver of Matt Kenseth .
American tourist gives Nazi salute in Germany, is beaten up
The two tourists were fined almost $600 each but were permitted to leave the country with their tour group, police said. According to official accounts, the unknown attacker fled the scene and is now being sought for causing bodily harm.
Lukaku scores on Man United debut
Manchester United won the EFL Cup and the Europa League last season to mask over their Premier League disappointment. West Ham may struggle on Sunday but Hernandez will have a point to prove against his former club.
Arsenal Edge Leicester in 7-Goal Premier League Thriller
However, Arsenal and Liverpool could well have something to say about that, especially if the Wembley factor derails Spurs. Even though they showcased most of their flaws on Friday, you can't fault the spirit of Arsene Wenger's men.