Monday, 22 April, 2019

BJP releases 'sankalp patra,' its manifesto for Lok Sabha polls

Demonetisation was for national interest not for political gains PM Modi Speaking about the demonetisation drive PM Narendra Modi said that he is quite happy with its outcome
Leonard Rios | 09 April, 2019, 04:31

The party said it committed to building a temple for Hindu god Ram in Ayodhya in place of medieval era Babri mosque, which was demolished by Hindu mobs in 1992. People will not accept your "jhansa patra" anymore.

About Jammu and Kashmir, it said, "We reiterate our position since the time of the Jan Sangh to the abrogation of Article 370. And it's not something that I am saying, but what has been said by the government's own NSSO (National Sample Survey Organisation) data", he told reporters.

The Congress leader added that while the BJP had promised to bring back Rs 80 lakh crore in black money and deposit Rs 15 lakh in each Indian's bank account, "in reality, Lalit Modi, Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi and Vijay Mallya looted Rs 1 lakh crore of the taxpayer's money and fled the country right under Modi's nose".

The Congress rubbished the BJP's claim of doubling farmers' income and pointed out it would take 28 years to do so at the current rate of agricultural growth. Modi ji is from an economically weaker family. But the assurance was not fulfilled even after BJP ruled for five years at the Centre. "Instead of a manifesto, BJP should have come out with a "maafinama"," the Congress Rajya Sabha MP said.

Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley Sunday unveiled campaign themes and other materials of the party's election campaign, with "Phir ek baar, Modi sarkar (Modi government, once more)" as the tag line.

Judge blocks Trump policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico
After the audience booed, Trump mockingly said, "Oh, I forgot". Adelson is chairman and CEO of the Las Vegas Sands Corp. The Adelsons gave Trump's campaign $30 million in 2016.

Dallas confirms first reported case of the measles
Symptoms usually appear 10-12 days after exposure but may appear as early as seven days and as late as 21 days after exposure. In 2017, there were no confirmed measles cases in the Military Health System , compared with 120 in the civilian population.

House Democrats ask IRS for 6 years of Trump's tax returns
As for Mexico's future action against migrants, Trump said, "If they don't do it, we'll tariff the cars". Even assuming Neal receives the documents, there are strict rules around who else can view them.

With its strikes on terror, the Modi-led government had sent out a strong message that India could not be taken lightly, the BJP chief said.

Congress president Rahul Gandhi.

The manifesto further highlighted the "apprehensions of the people from the Northeast" and said that the bill will protect the linguistic identity of the Northeast states.

Voting in the general election begins on Thursday but, with around 900 million people eligible to vote, the polls will be held around the country over coming weeks, and the votes will be counted on May 23.

It dismissed the BJP manifesto as anti-farmer, despite its pledge of a pension scheme for small and marginal farmers who make up more than 80 percent of India's estimated 263 million farmers, with landholdings smaller than 2 hectares [5 acres].

Recommended

Real Madrid 2-1 Eibar: Bale jeered by Bernabéu throughout win Real Madrid 2-1 Eibar: Bale jeered by Bernabéu throughout win Zidane won the Champions League in all three seasons in-charge of Real Madrid before departing from the club past year . We will come out of this situation bit by bit, insisting in working hard, thinking positively, and nothing more.

Keith Urban Had 'Come to Terms' With Not Winning ACM Entertainer Keith Urban Had 'Come to Terms' With Not Winning ACM Entertainer Underwood, Brandi Carlile , Maren Morris , Kelly Clarkson , Miranda Lambert , Ashley McBryde and McEntire saing onstage. No women were nominated for the top ACM honour.

Pak-India set for Kartarpur talks on April 16 Pak-India set for Kartarpur talks on April 16 Pakistani authorities have handed over 100 detained Indian fishermen to their country's officials at the Wahga border crossing. Two days later, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan laid the foundation stone of the corridor in Narowal, 125 km from Lahore.

Snake's 'boyfriend’ leads hunters to largest python in Florida Everglades Snake's 'boyfriend’ leads hunters to largest python in Florida Everglades Researchers have captured what they are calling the largest python to ever be removed from the Big Cypress National Preserve . A record-breaking snake has been caught and removed from a national park in America.

Antonio Brown Continues To Troll JuJu Smith-Schuster On Instagram Antonio Brown Continues To Troll JuJu Smith-Schuster On Instagram The Rams play the Steelers on the road next season, but after facing Oakland last season, they won't play the Raiders in 2019. Retweeting Brown's criticism of Smith-Schuster, Reid declared that he respects Brown's skills, but can't wait to "smash" him.

Israel elections 2019 at a glance: Gantz vs Netanyahu Israel elections 2019 at a glance: Gantz vs Netanyahu But if it became clear it's not in the cards right now, then he can just say, 'Sorry, I can't swing it. It would mark a dramatic shift for Netanyahu, ahead of Tuesday's balloting.

Guy hits 3 FTs with 0.6 left, Virginia shocks Auburn 63-62 Guy hits 3 FTs with 0.6 left, Virginia shocks Auburn 63-62 McLemore made a pair of free throws to put the Tigers up four with 17 seconds left. Most of the damage was done while Culver watched from the bench with three fouls.

Pakistan to release 360 Indian prisoners as tensions ease Pakistan to release 360 Indian prisoners as tensions ease And it took a while because not all aircraft were immediately available for inspection due to the conflict. India piled the blame for Pulwama bombing on Pakistan without presenting any proof.

‘Perfectly timed!’ Shirtless Salah gives teammates the slip in hilarious goal celebration ‘Perfectly timed!’ Shirtless Salah gives teammates the slip in hilarious goal celebration The Egypt worldwide gathered the ball on the half way line as Liverpool attacked on the break. "The goal helped him for sure". Henderson proved to be a calming influence for Liverpool after coming on for Georginio Wijnaldum in the 59th minute.

Here Are April's Free Nintendo Switch Online NES Games Here Are April's Free Nintendo Switch Online NES Games The Lost Levels in particular is one of the best 2D Mario games and definitely needs to be played by all with a Nintendo Switch . Your mission is to halt a galactic invasion masterminded by Starbrain, a giant computer inhabiting a floating space station.

Jason Momoa Reflects On "Almost Losing" Emilia Clarke After Aneurysms Jason Momoa Reflects On Through the organisation she hopes she can help those unable to access the level of care that she received. And her blue tulle dress contained a hidden message. "I knew it was my duty, but it's hard".

Windows 10 May Update 2019 Will Let You Refuse Forced Updates. Finally. Windows 10 May Update 2019 Will Let You Refuse Forced Updates. Finally. This update will be released to Windows Insiders first, who will test it for a month before it is made publicly available in May. Microsoft plans to release the May 2019 Update at the end of May 2019 and make major changes to feature updates for Windows 10.

China offers assistance to woman arrested at Trump resort: Foreign ministry China offers assistance to woman arrested at Trump resort: Foreign ministry And on Wednesday, some Congressional Democrats wrote to the Federal Bureau of Investigation demanding answers. The woman was arrested over the weekend after she told conflicting stories about why she was at Mar-a-Lago.

Pompeo pushes back against Turkey, stands by U.S. account of disputed meeting Pompeo pushes back against Turkey, stands by U.S.  account of disputed meeting The United States this week halted delivery of equipment related to the stealthy F-35 fighter aircraft to Turkey. Turkish Vice President Fuat Oktay responded on Twitter to Pence's ultimatum: "The United States must choose".

Rep. Gaetz unveils 'Green Real Deal' to deregulate renewable energy Rep. Gaetz unveils 'Green Real Deal' to deregulate renewable energy A spokesman for Ocasio-Cortez did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Gaetz's proposal. Gaetz stressed his plan would actually generate revenue as opposed to the costly 'Green New Deal '.