Himachal implements 10% quota for economically weak

Sunday, 20 January 2019 09:45
The BJP-ruled Jai Ram Thakur government in Himachal Pradesh on Saturday implemented 10 per cent reservation scheme for the economically weak people in the general category. The decision was taken at the Cabinet meeting held here. The also approved several…

Mamata’s ‘United India Rally’ a circus: Bengal BJP chief

Sunday, 20 January 2019 09:43
Terming the “United India Rally” a “circus”, West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on Saturday mocked the leaders on the stage, saying they would either have to fight among themselves or go for a toss for becoming a prime ministerial…

Delhi Police questioned for filing JNU chargesheet without sanction

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:10
A court here on Saturday asked the city police why has it filed a chargesheet against former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student leaders Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others in a sedition case without receiving the sanction from competent authority. “Why…

2019 LS polls is not for electing PM, but ending Modi-Shah regime: Kejriwal

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:09
Accusing the Narendra Modi and Amit Shah pair of planting hatred in the country, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the 2019 Lok Sabha elections will not be for electing a new Prime Minister but to remove…

Sonia terms Brigade rally important for galvanising opposition against Modi

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:08
Congress stalwart Sonia Gandhi on Saturday described the opposition rally here as an “important attempt” to galvanise leaders across the political spectrum to fight the “arrogant and divisive” Narendra Modi government. In her message to the rally, which she and…

Modi a publicity PM, nation needs a performing PM: Chandrababu Naidu

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:07
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the “publicity Prime Minister” and said the nation needs a new Prime Minister who can perform. “This Prime Minister is a publicity Prime Minister, not…

Searches underway in Srinagar’s Lal Chowk

Saturday, 19 January 2019 17:01
Security forces started a search operation on Saturday in Lal Chowk and adjacent areas to the Jammu and Kashmir capital here, police said. Although aerial drone were being used for surveillance following the grenade attack at the city centre a…

Congress suspends Odisha MLA Jogesh Singh for anti-party activities

Friday, 18 January 2019 09:53
The Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) on Thursday suspended its Sundargarh MLA Jogesh Singh for anti-party activities. The PCC suspended Singh following the approval of All India Congress Committee (AICC). The PCC disciplinary committee headed by former Chief Minister Hemananda…

January 19 will see ‘united India rally’, sound BJP’s death knell: Mamata

Thursday, 17 January 2019 20:18
Terming the January 19 public meeting of opposition leaders here as “united India rally”, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said it will sound the death knell of BJP in the 2019 general election. Banerjee predicted that the…

Mayawati inducts her nephew into BSP

Thursday, 17 January 2019 20:15
Unfazed by media speculation about the emergence of a political heir in the BSP, Mayawati hit back at the critics and announced the induction of her nephew Akash Anand, an MBA graduate, into the party. Accusing some of the media…