Population Control Is "Congress Brainchild": Party Leader Jitin Prasada
Saturday, September 21, 2019, 8:35 AM
Anticipating the BJP's move on population control, the Congress jumped into the debate, with Congress Working Committee member Jitin Prasada saying that for all-around development of the country population control is needed. "The population of the country is soaring, resources are shrinking, and with population explosion, there is bound to be problems," Mr Prasada told IANS.
Process To Distribute Free Smartphones In Punjab To Start In December
Friday, September 20, 2019, 8:15 AM
The Punjab cabinet today approved the modalities for distribution of free smart mobile phones to the state's youth a key poll promise of the ruling Congress and will pave the way for implementation of the scheme from December. This decision was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh at Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur, an official release said.
Urmila Matondkar to join Shiv Sena?
Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 6:07 PM
Actress-politician Urmila Matondkar, who resigned from Congress party earlier this month, said on Tuesday that she is not joining any other party. Her clarification came amid rumours about her joining Shiv Sena following her meeting with the personal assistant of party chief Uddhav Thackeray. She added that her talk with Milind Narvekar was just a "courtesy meeting".