Nepotism(Search results - 29)
India31, Oct 2019, 4:15 PM
Did Gandhi scapegoat Sardar Patel in order to make Nehru the Prime Minister?
Even a cursory read on why Gandhiji made Jawaharlal Nehru the PM by asking Sardar Patel to bring the curtains down on his PM ambitions will leave you wondering as to how predilection and nepotism ruled the roost in the days leading to India’s independence
India16, Oct 2019, 6:01 PM
Congress 'breathing its last' due to nepotism, unable to see nationalism: PM Modi
"Congress' nationalism has been suppressed by nepotism. Due to dynasticism, Congress is unable to see nationalism," PM Modi slammed the Congress while addressing the poll rally at Partur in Maharashtra
India16, Jun 2019, 12:58 PM
Happy father's day: 11 dad-son duos of Indian politics
From MK Stalin to Omar Abdullah, here are 11 sons, who have followed in the footsteps of their father, and have gone on to join Indian politics.
Politics28, May 2019, 12:36 PM
Karnataka’s 4 political bigwigs bite the dust; here’s what went wrong
Four political stalwarts will not represent their constituencies from Karnataka in the Lok Sabha. Their phenomenal runs in the elections, over several decades have come to a grinding halt due to either miscalculations or charges of nepotism and corruption
India17, May 2019, 12:32 PM
Kerala: CPM workers usurp govt land; infuriated public question Pinarayi Vijayan
A land meant for campaigning purposes was eventually grabbed by CPI(M) workers in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala to construct a party library. Several people have accused chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan of displaying nepotism towards his party workers
Elections23, Apr 2019, 9:48 AM
Priyank Kharge: This Lok Sabha election will bring in sea change in leadership
Mallikarjun Kharge has been accused of indulging in nepotism, which has upset a few Congress leaders in his constituency Kalaburagi in Karnataka. The Congress leader's son Priyank Kharge spoke about how this Lok Sabha election will bring in a sea change in top leadership.
Politics21, Apr 2019, 4:03 PM
With threats of ignominious defeat in Kalaburagi, Mallikarjun Kharge is on the edge
Mallikarjun Kharge, the leader of opposition in Lok Sabha, runs the threat of facing an ignominious defeat in Kalaburagi, Karnataka. All thanks to his alleged nepotism or “putravyamoh” for his son Priyank Kharge, his loyalists feel let down. Such is the palpable threat that Kharge has not even visited Maharashtra, for which he is the election in-charge, and remains in Kalaburagi, trying his best to turn the tide in his favour.
Interviews9, Apr 2019, 8:26 PM
Nara Lokesh confident of winning Andhra Pradesh, tight-lipped about batting for Rahul Gandhi as PM
While YS Jaganmohan Reddy of YSRCP is proving to be Chandrababu Naidu’s nemesis, son Nara Lokesh says the TDP will sweep the Andhra Pradesh polls
Politics5, Apr 2019, 5:47 PM
Bengaluru stares at dry days as Kumaraswamy diverts drinking water to Mandya, with elections in mind
There are reports that HD Kumaraswamy has asked officials of the water department to divert drinking water meant for Bengaluru to Mandya, to facilitate farmers to grow paddy crop. The move is being seen as an act of nepotism and has attracted severe criticism.
India22, Mar 2019, 5:30 PM
Congress loses one more wicket as Karnataka senior leader Malaka Reddy joins BJP
Malaka Reddy, a senior Congress leader, joined the BJP in presence of state Karnataka BJP party president BS Yeddyurappa. Malaka Reddy blamed AICC president Rahul Gandhi for his unnecessary criticisms of Narendra Modi and leader of opposition Mallikarjun Kharge for his nepotism for quitting the party
Views19, Mar 2019, 8:11 PM
Tamil Nadu politics: Nepotism forms underlying ideology of AIADMK, DMK
How M Karunanidhi skewed the proceedings by foisting his sons, daughter and other relatives into his party as well as the government, is now part of the country's large chapters that speak volumes.
India9, Mar 2019, 2:48 PM
Online campaign against Nikhil Kumaraswamy mocks JDS for nepotism
An online campaign mocking the JD(S) decision to field Nikhil Kumaraswamy has been started, equating the Gowda family to a cricket team. Infuriated at this campaign, HD Kumaraswamy has ordered the intelligence department to find out the brains behind it.
India4, Mar 2019, 5:54 PM
Umesh Jadhav, out of Congress, slaps Mallikarjun Kharge with charges of nepotism
Charges of nepotism against leader of opposition Mallikarjun Kharge are now out in the open. With Umesh Jadhav quitting Congress, Mallikarjun Kharge, the seasoned politician that he is, will find it hard to fight it all alone