Clearing the air on the future role of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, especially when she has played an important part in sewing the alliance with the Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress today said she has, for the "time being", restricted her political role to Rae Bareli and Amethi of her "own volition".
It is interesting how the events turn in Tamil Nadu politics. Already facing corruption charges in disproportionate case, it is ironic that Sasikala Natarajan, who has no formal political experience, is dictating terms in AIADMK after demise of J Jayalalithaa.
President Pranab Mukherjee gave a call that to improve the literacy rate among the women in the country and he expressed concern over the issue. He said that it is unfortunate that women's literacy is less than 65 percent, whereas overall literacy in India was 74 percent.