Top Court To Hear Ahmed Patel's Plea On Rajya Sabha Polls On September 23
Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 8:19 AM
The SC said it will hear on September-23 the plea of senior-Congress-leader Ahmed Patel seeking stay on further proceedings in the Gujarat HC on his 2017 election to the RS that has been challenged by rival BJP candidate Balwantsinh Rajput. Till the apex-court decided the maintainability of the election petition, there was a need for stay of proceedings in the high court, they said.
Centre Producing Films, Creating Awards To Hide Failures: Ahmed Patel
Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 7:45 PM
Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel alleged that government is manufacturing data, producing-films and creating-awards "in a desperate bid to hide its failures". Mr Patel's remarks come-a-day after Congress president Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at PM Modi for receiving Philip Kotler Presidential award, saying he wanted to "congratulate" him on winning "world famous" prize that had no-jury and had never been given out before.