Hemant Soren may return as Jharkhand CM: ‘Want to send clear message of leadership’ | Political Pulse News

On Wednesday, more than 1,500 newly selected teachers were supposed to be handed over their appointment letters in a ceremony at Ranchi, Jharkhand, with Chief Minister Champai Soren the chief guest. At the last minute, the ceremony was cancelled. However, as per sources, the event has merely been postponed, to felicitate Hemant Soren’s return as CM, with the handing over of the appointment letters. While after Hemant’s release from bail in the Enforcement Directorate case filed against him, sources in the ruling JMM had said that Champai would continue as…

Chirag Paswan at Idea Exchange: ‘No power can take away reservations from India. It is a Constitutional right’ | Idea Exchange News

Chirag Paswan, Union Minister for Food Processing Industries, on his new role, relationship with PM Modi, alliance with long-time political rival Nitish Kumar, and how he sees a more active role for himself in state politics. The conversation was moderated by Deeptiman Tiwary, Deputy Associate Editor, The Indian Express Deeptiman Tiwary: Your short political career is inundated with upheavals — your father passing away, the party breaking up, and then you rebuilding your party. How has this journey been? The past few years have been like a roller coaster ride.…