NCP chairman Orpo plans government-Finnish Party partnership in 2023

The chairman of the main opposition party in the national coalition, Petteri Orpo, said his conservative party would be open to a government partnership with the Finnish Nationalist Party. Orpo told the Ilta-Sanomat tabloid on Saturday that he expects his party to win the next parliamentary elections in 2023. He...
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Maha CM Thackeray Warns Opponents

In a veiled attack on the BJP, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said the language of intimidation will not be tolerated and a befitting reply will be given to those speaking it. He made the statement in the wake of BJP legislator Prasad Lad’s reported remarks that if needed, the Shiv Sena Bhavan, the headquarters of Thackeray-led party in central Mumbai, would be demolished. However, he had later retracted the remarks and expressed regret saying they were presented out of context by the media. Speaking at the inauguration of the BDD Chawls redevelopment project here, Thackeray referred to his three-party Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) dispensation as a triple seat government (with NCP and Congress being the other constituents).
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NC MP Joins Opposition Delegation to Rashtrapati Bhavan, demands fulfilment of political aspirations & restoration of statehood

Srinagar July 31: A delegation of opposition parties Akali Dal, NCP, BSP and NC comprising of Smt Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Member of Parliament and former Minister, S. Balwinder Singh Bunder Member Of Parliament , Hasnain Masoodi Member of Parliament, Ritesh Panday Member of Parliament and leader of BSP in Lok Sabha , Mohamad Faizal Member of Parliament , today called on President at Rashtrapati Bhawan and sought his intervention as custodian of democracy and constitution, in ensuring that Parliament functions smoothly and has a debate on Pegasus, farmers agitation against farm laws and other important issues confronting the country and deserving immediate discussion in the Parliament.

MPs demand JPC to probe Tomar's assertion on farmer deaths

New Delhi, July 30 The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Friday led an eight-party delegation demanding Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to constitute a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to probe Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Tomar's assertion in the Parliament that the Union government did not have any record on farmer deaths during the ongoing farmers' agitation.

Modi inserted Pegasus in phones hit democracy's soul: Rahul Gandhi

(MENAFN - NewsBytes) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday fired a fresh salvo at the Narendra Modi government over the Pegasus scandal. Gandhi is among the hundreds of politicians, journalists, activists, etc., who were identified as potential surveillance targets by Israeli company NSO Group's Pegasus spyware. Gandhi participated in a meeting of representatives of 14 Opposition parties, who called for a discussion on Pegasus in the Parliament.

Everyone must work together to save democracy: Mamata

(MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) At the end of her visit to the national capital, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday that everyone must work together to save democracy in the country, besides stating that she would be visiting Delhi every two months. Before...
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Multifunctional Nanomedicine Developed Using Novel UChicago Tech Gets FDA Nod to Initiate Clinical Trials

Coordination Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CPI) recently announced that the FDA has approved the company’s Investigational New Drug (IND) application to initiate a first-in-human Phase 1 clinical study of its novel cancer therapeutic in patients with advanced tumors. The immuno-oncology company leverages a nanoscale coordination polymer (NCP) platform that was developed in...

BitcoiNote (BTCN) Price Up 0.1% This Week

BitcoiNote (CURRENCY:BTCN) traded up 0.9% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on July 31st. One BitcoiNote coin can currently be purchased for approximately $0.0055 or 0.00000013 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges. During the last week, BitcoiNote has traded up 0.1% against the dollar. BitcoiNote has a total market capitalization of $70,440.63 and $18.00 worth of BitcoiNote was traded on exchanges in the last day.

Electroneum (ETN) Price Hits $0.0090 on Top Exchanges

Electroneum (CURRENCY:ETN) traded up 1.9% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 23:00 PM Eastern on July 31st. In the last seven days, Electroneum has traded up 9.4% against the US dollar. Electroneum has a total market cap of $161.69 million and approximately $254,178.00 worth of Electroneum was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Electroneum coin can now be purchased for about $0.0090 or 0.00000022 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges.

What Mamata Gained from Star-studded Delhi Tour

After leading TMC to one of its biggest political victories in the past three decades, Mamata Banerjee made her first trip to Delhi. The entire week, Mamata was seen projecting her role in two ways — an opposition leader who dares to challenge BJP and a chief minister following federal structure and taking Bengal’s demand to the Centre.

Opposition asks JPC to verify details of farmer deaths during unrest

Shiromani Akali Dal, NCP, Shiv Sena and some other opposition parties, including leftist parties, wrote to Lok Sabha Chairman Om Birla for a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) investigation to determine details of the deaths of farmers during the “Kisan Andolan“against three agricultural laws. In a letter to the speaker, leaders...

SC gives no relief to former Maha Home Minister, to hear plea Aug 3

New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday did not grant any protection from arrest to former Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on his plea seeking protection from any “coercive action” in the money laundering case registered against him by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). A bench headed by...