Now, Rahul Gandhi takes on PM Modi over Naga accord

What are you hiding Congress retorts after Defence Minister refuses to disclose Rafale deal

Rahul Gandhi is the only alternative to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said on Sunday as he emphasised that "unity of opposition" would bring forth a "wave of change" in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Feb 2018, Naga Accord is still nowhere to be found. Modi ji is the first ever Indian PM whose words don't mean anything.

Eleven parties including the ruling Naga People's Front in January had decided not to contest the February 27 polls, agreeing to the demand of tribal bodies and civil society groups to resolve the Naga issue first.

The Nagaland Accord was signed in Aug, 2015 by Modi and National Socialist Council of Nagaland to end the insurgency in the region. Modi was present on the occasion.

Following this, Rahul accused Modi of not taking into confidence various stakeholders when the Naga Framework Agreement was signed in 2015.

Naga militant leader Isak Chishi Swu, who led a bloody insurgency in the Northeast for over three decades, died in 2016.

Recently, the BJP made a decision to form an alliance with the new Nationalist Democratic People's Party (NDPP) led by former chief minister Neiphiu Rio for the upcoming state elections.

Further recalling Modi's conversation with former Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul said, "Modi called up then Congress President Sonia Gandhi one evening and told her we have solved the Naga problem and signed an accord".

"Nobody has understood what the Prime Minister had signed, (or) whether he had signed. Then they wrote to the Union home minister, and he too informed them that he had no idea what exactly the accord was", he had said. "Seeing the huge turnout at the party's roadshow, "Vijay Sankalapa Yatra", this morning, I now have no doubt that the corrupt Left Front government will be rooted out in the Assembly polls", he said at a public rally in the state capital.



Latest news

Xerox's (XRX) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Standpoint Research
At a certain point in the past four quarters, the shares traded as low as $145.09 but made a 33.34% recovery since then. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.08/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 8.3%.

New Trump Decision: Whether to Release Democrats' Memo
Trump resorted to his occasional name-calling on Twitter , labelling Schiff "one of the biggest liars and leakers in Washington ". Last week , he claimed the agencies "politicized the sacred investigative process in favor of Democrats and against Republicans".

France face investigation over 'head injury assessments'
Sexton likened it to a similar effort he slotted against Treviso but this kick was of a completely different dimension. The issue detracted from what Jeremy Guscott called a "miracle kick" by Sexton that denied France a shock victory.

Liverpool's Van Dijk Accuses Tottenham of Simulating, the Spurs' Kane Denies It
Erik Lamela went down minutes after a Van Dijk foul. "If that's a penalty then there should be 10 penalties per game", he wrote. I think the most annoying feeling at the moment is we should have won and kept the 1-0.

WisdomTree Investments (WETF) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.03 EPS
WisdomTree Investments, Inc . on 9/29/2017 reported its EPS as $0.02 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.06. S&Co Inc is an investor bullish on Wisdomtree Investments, Inc, owning 22000 shares as of Q3 2015 for 0.06% of its portfolio.

Other news