Tag Archives: Congress

Brazil’s next president to struggle for base in Congress

10 October, 2018 8:25 am 8:25 am

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Whoever wins Brazil’s presidential race this month will inherit a fiscal straight jacket and a drifting economy in urgent need of repair – but will have no governing coalition in Congress to pass reforms. On Sunday, Brazilians will vote for the president, all 513 members of the lower house of Congress, and … Read More

Congress slams Amit Shah after falling Indian flag during hoisting

08 August, 2018 9:10 pm 9:10 pm

NEW DEHLI (92 News) – Congress slammed BJP president Amit Shah after falling Indian flag while he was hoisting the national flag on the 72nd Independence Day. Shah had an awkward moment while he was hoisting the national flag at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi. The flag fell off the post as soon as … Read More

BJP declares Sidhu as ‘traitor’ for attending Imran’s swe...

08 August, 2018 11:34 am 11:34 am

NEW DELHI (92 News) – Indian media bashed Indian cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu for accepting the invitation of Imran Khan’s oath taking ceremony. Navjot Singh Sidhu hoped relations between India and Pakistan would improve with Imran Khan becoming his country’s prime minister, saying he was all set to attend the swearing-in. Responding to the Sidhu’s … Read More

Social media companies defend filtering practices before Congress

07 July, 2018 9:26 am 9:26 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O), Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) and Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) told a U.S. House panel on Tuesday that the social media companies are not discriminating against content for political reasons. Conservative Republicans in Congress have criticized social media companies for what they claim are politically motivated practices in removing some content, a … Read More

States sue Trump over immigrant families as Congress quarrels

06 June, 2018 9:20 am 9:20 am

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – More than a dozen states sued the Trump administration on Tuesday over its separation of migrant children and parents at the US-Mexico border, saying President Donald Trump’s order last week ending the breakups was illusory. In a complaint filed with US District Court in Seattle, 17 states and the District of … Read More

Kashmir is not an internal matter of India: Karan Singh

08 August, 2016 5:18 pm 5:18 pm

NEW DELHI – Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Karan Singh urged the government on Wednesday to abstain from stating that the political instability in Jammu and Kashmir was ‘an internal matter’ of India, reported The Hindu. Son of the erstwhile king of Kashmir, Dr Karan Singh said the government is weakening its claim … Read More