Tikait announces ‘mahapanchayat’ in Muzaffarnagar on Thursday over wrestlers agitation

Muzaffarnagar (UP): BKU leader Naresh Tikait said a ‘mahapanchayat’ will be held in Muzaffarnagar’s Soram village on Thursday to discuss the ongoing protest by wrestlers against WFI chief Brij Bhushan Singh over sexual harassment charges. Tikait, the head of Balyan khap, on Tuesday night said the matter will be discussed in detail in the mahapanchayat. On…

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Agitating wrestlers halt ‘tamasha’ to throw medals in Ganga, sets revised 5-day deadline

Haridwar: The ongoing agitation by the wrestlers, who don Indian colors and won many medals, interestingly put their threat to throw their medals into the waters of Holy Ganga, however, chose to hold back after the intervention of farmers’ leaders. Their decision after a four-hour ‘drama’ on the banks of the Holy River, gives room for…

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Delhi, Punjab Congress leaders meet Kharge and Rahul, suggest not to support AAP on ordinance issue

New Delhi: Congress leaders from Delhi and Punjab met the party leadership here on Monday and suggested not supporting the Aam Aadmi Party on the Delhi services ordinance issue, sources said. Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge had convened separate meetings of leaders from the two states for seeking their opinion on the matter. Former Congress president Rahul…

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