Arvind Kejriwal Seeks 7-Day Extension of Interim Bail on Medical Grounds

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has petitioned the Supreme Court for a seven-day extension of his interim bail, citing pressing medical reasons. Kejriwal in his plea, emphasized a significant weight loss of 7 kilograms since his arrest and raised concerns about his elevated ketone levels, indicating a potential serious health issue. The interim bail, initially granted for a period of 21 days on May 10 by the Supreme Court, aimed to enable Kejriwal’s unrestricted participation in the Lok Sabha polls. The case at hand revolves around grave allegations of corruption…

Women Voters Men in Fifth Phase of Lok Sabha Polls; Amethi, Raebareli See Higher Female Turnout

In a first in the 2024 Lok Sabha polls, women voters have outnumbered men and average turnout in a phase. In the fifth phase of polling, held on May 20, the male turnout was 61.48 per cent while the average turnout was 62.2 per cent. Surpassing the two figures, the female turnout in the fifth phase polling stood at 63 per cent, data from the Election Commission of India, analysed by News18, shows. The analysis also showed that when compared to female turnout in the earlier phases, the turnout in…

Rahul Gandhi Claims Hemant Soren Denied Bail As He is ‘Tribal’

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday drew a parallel between Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and former Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren’s arrest and accused the Indian Judiciary of being prejudiced against certain communities. While addressing a session titled ‘Samvidhan Samman Sammelan’ in Haryana’s Panchkula Gandhi said: “Two sitting Chief Ministers were arrested and the one who went to jail first is still behind bars, essentially because he is from a tribal community.” “Mayawati is corrupt but not Naveen Patnaik, Lalu Yadav is corrupt… if someone is tribal or Dalit, he…

HD Deve Gowda Issues Stern Warning to Grandson Prajwal Revanna Amidst Sexual Assault Allegations

In the wake of a mounting scandal involving his grandson, Prajwal Revanna, former PM and JD(S) chief HD Deve Gowda has stepped forward with a resolute stance. Deve Gowda, in a public letter addressing the nation, expressed his profound disappointment and anguish over the allegations levied against Prajwal. Interpol, acting upon a request from the CBI, has issued a Blue Corner Notice for Prajwal’s arrest, while a Special Court has issued an active warrant for his apprehension. Deve Gowda’s letter serves as both a plea and a stern admonition to…

Swati Maliwal Recounts Harrowing Assault Incident, Challenges Kejriwal’s Account

In a recent interview with a news agency Swati Maliwal, an Aam Aadmi Party Rajya Sabha MP, bravely shared her first-hand experience of a harrowing assault that occurred on May 13. According to Maliwal’s recollection, she visited Kejriwal’s residence around 9 am on May 13, anticipating a meeting with the Chief Minister. Kejriwal’s aide, Bibhav Kumar, unexpectedly entered the room and allegedly launched a vicious assault against her. Maliwal recounted the traumatic ordeal, describing how she was subjected to multiple slaps, forcefully pushed to the ground, and relentlessly kicked. Maliwal…

2105 Nomination forms filed for 57 PCs across 08 States/UTs for Phase 7

904 candidates from 08 States/UTs to contest elections in Phase 7 of Lok Sabha Elections 2024 scheduled for polling on June 1, 2024. A total of 2105 nominations were filed for 57 PCs across 08 States/UTs going for polls in Phase 7 for the Lok Sabha Elections 2024. The last date for filing nominations for Phase 7 for all 08 States/UTs was May 14, 2024. After the scrutiny of all nominations filed, 954 nominations were found to be valid. In Phase 7, Punjab had a maximum of 598 nomination forms…

Modi’s Third Term: Insights, Projections, and Implications

Prashant Kishor’s Projections: A Closer Look Political strategist Prashant Kishor’s recent statements have stirred significant interest in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections of 2024. Kishor’s insights, based on meticulous analysis, offer intriguing predictions regarding the electoral fortunes of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its principal rival, the Indian National Congress. Kishor’s observations suggest a notable surge in BJP’s support across key regions, particularly in South and East India. States like Tamil Nadu, Telangana, West Bengal, and Odisha are witnessing a perceptible tilt towards the saffron party, indicating a potential…

Dinesh Karthik Leads RCB Team Out of the Field in Possible Farewell

With Royal Challengers Benglauru’s loss to Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2024 Eliminator, the Faf du Plessis’ side’s sensational run to the playoff came to an end; and with that possibly the career of one of the most enigmatic players in the league’s history – Dinesh Karthik. While the future of MS Dhoni in IPL remains uncertain, the other former Indian wicketkeeper Karthik had given ample hints that IPL 2024 would possibly be his final IPL season, and after RCB were knocked out of IPL 2024, the signs were there to…

CM Siddaramaiah Inspects Flood Preparedness as Pre-Monsoon Showers Hit City Bengaluru Rains:

In an effort to shake off the tag of ‘flood city’ from Bengaluru, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Deputy Chief Minister DK Shivakumar decided to take the matter into their hands and go on city rounds to assess the city’s flood preparedness. Bengaluru, like the rest of Karnataka, which had been facing severe drought and water scarcity, may have found some relief with the ongoing showers since mid-May, but is now faced with another problem: waterlogging during the monsoons. “Our visit is a precautionary measure, and we have asked all…

Swati Maliwal Case: AAP Leaders in Huddle at Kejriwal’s Home Before Delhi Cops ‘Interrogate’ CM’s ‘Old

As Delhi police gears up to reach chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence and record statement of his parents in Swati Maliwal ‘assault’ case, seniors leaders of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) were seen arriving at CM’s house on Thursday, May 23. Gopal Rai, Atishi, Sanjay Singh and Saurabh Bharadwaj were among the first ones to reach. Sources in Delhi police told News18 that they had been seeking time to record the statements of Kejriwal’s parents over the last two days. Confirming this, the Delhi CM wrote on X on Wednesday: “Tomorrow Delhi…