Gandhi also faced hostile black-flag waving crowd shouting slogans in favour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his tour of flood-hit Dhanera town, forcing the Congress to cancel a scheduled public meeting. The accused was identified as BJP youth wing general secretary of the Palanpur unit, Jayesh Darji, reported the Hindustan Times.
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday urged the party workers to call off the protest staged by them across the nation against the attack on his convoy.
"Being an SPG protectee, it is the duty of the Centre and state government to provide security to Gandhi".
"Levelling false allegation (on BJP) is their politics".
"BJP workers threw stones at me, it hit my PSO (personal security officer). But they have completely failed in their responsibility", leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad said.
"Why has national leadership of BJP not condemned the attack on Rahul Gandhi's vehicle (sic)?", he wrote on Twitter.
While terming the incident as highly condemnable and against ethos democracy in the country, he said culture of violence being encouraged against opponents is risky for democracy and the Congress workers would fight against such policies and philosophy with backing of BJP in the Country.
The Gujarat Chief Minister in fact not only camped in the area to oversee the relief operation, he paid visits to nearly every village, and even undertook personal door-to-door survey, wherever possible. Govt has appointed Add DG rank officer to investigate in detail and will take strict action against those found responsible.
Home-crowd favourite Katinka Hosszu can win her second individual medley title of these championships in the women's 400m final. But Ledecky, a D.C. area native and the star of the 2016 Olympic Games, may look back at Budapest with a little disappointment.
The USGS said the natural disaster was "widely felt" in Edmond and northern Oklahoma City, which is located about 15 miles away. The wells lie within a 10-mile radius of the seismic activity and target the sponge-like Arbuckle formation.
Finally, the trailer of Aamir Khan and Zaira Wasim starrer upcoming Bollywood flick ' Secret Supertsar' is out. Aamir plays a cameo in the film as a judge on a popular singing reality show who mentors Zaira's character.
During the team's first 11-on-11 session, Tannehill scrambled to the right and fell at the end of his first-down run. Tannehill went 8-5 as a starter last season while posting a career-best 93.5 passer rating.
On Sunday, Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti said the team was still weighing whether to sign Kaepernick . I do not want him to get another shot [TO START] here, but yes, he can come here and have some fun.
The company operates more than 25,000 locations, including standalone stores and retail outlets inside larger stores. Twitter users referenced the high price of Teavana products and the fact that not as many in the US drink tea.
BMO Capital Markets reissued a "market perform" rating on shares of General Motors in a research report on Wednesday, May 3rd. The auto manufacturer posted $1.89 Earnings per share for the period, topping analysts' average forecasts of $1.72 by $0.17.
One look at the model's Twitter timeline is enough for anyone to notice how she really feels about the US President. "It's insane. Her tweet has since collected over 1.7 lakh "likes" and more than 38,000 retweets - and still very much counting.
The video shows the Iranian boat coming near the bow of the USA ship, which the Navy said was within 150 yards. The boats had been on their way from Kuwait to Bahrain and experienced engine trouble, according to the U.S.
Time to end the Elon Musk taxpayer gravy train
The demo, however, may occur early next year, Musk said during the company's second-quarter earnings call Wednesday. The increased costs could compel the company to raise more money through a debt offering than originally expected.
Cowboys vs. Cardinals 2017
Since 2007, Dallas has won four NFC East Division titles, but since 1996, the proud Cowboys have won just three playoff games. Taco Charlton's professional debut this Thursday will take place only a few hours from his hometown of Pickerington, Ohio.
Teen jumps from plane onto SFO tarmac
SFO spokesperson Doug Yakel confirmed that no runways were affected and there was no operational impact from the incident . A passenger has opened an aeroplane door and jumped out prior to the plane arriving at the terminal in San Francisco .
Fox News accused of making up quotes in DNC murder story
Fox has said it will continue to investigate the story and provide updates as warranted but has not yet said it was wrong. He added, "As Ed himself has noted, he has never met the president and the White House had nothing to do with his story".
Several wounded in Moscow Regional Court shootout
Three of the gang suspects were killed while four people were wounded during a shootout with Moscow Regional Court's guards. The group of Central Asian nationals was suspected of killing 17 motorists in the Moscow area between 2012 and 2014.
Casey Affleck's wife files for divorce
In March, Affleck's rep confirmed to ET that the couple had split up, stating, " Casey and Summer have amicably separated". Casey's representatives have confirmed the news from People about the couple's divorce.
Teenage driver livestreams part of crash that killed sister
Obdulia Sanchez was driving her sister, Jacqueline Sanchez , and another girl westbound down Henry Miller Road around 6:40 p.m. Another 14-year-old girl was badly injured in the collision, which happened about 120 miles southeast of San Francisco.
J&K cops beaten up by soldiers in civvies
The armymen allegedly damaged desktops and laptops at the police station, besides tearing off the Daily Diary (DD), they said. The incident took place yesterday at around 10.30 p.m when a few army personnel were returning from Amarnath Yatra.