The Supreme Court Monday agreed to consider according urgent hearing to petitions challenging the constitutional validity of a Maharashtra law that grants reservation to the Maratha community in education and jobs. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi took note of the submissions of a lawyer that the petitions which were to be listed […]

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Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Thursday said that there is no place for mob lynching in the state. To ensure that no one becomes the victim of mob lynching in the state, we have brought an stringent law, Gehlot said in his address during the Independence Day function at the secretariat here. Mob lynching […]

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Union minister Smriti Irani, who defeated former Congress president and three-term Amethi MP Rahul Gandhi in the last Lok Sabha elections, on Saturday said she saw there some people picking up grain from mud to eat in 2014. She said the number of votes she got as runner up candidate in 2014 was a sign […]

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Despite the Congress making it clear that they were against the governments move of revoking the special status to Jammu and Kashmir, a number of senior party leaders have lent their support. Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Monday said that even his party would have aspired to remove Article 370, reported CNN-News 18. Speaking […]

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Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has offered to rename flood-hit villages after donors who donate more than Rs 10 crore for relief and rehabilitation work. According to the CM, ever since he issued a call for donations on August, the Chief Minister09 crore. According to a report in The Indian Express, Yediyurappa at the meeting […]

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The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the plea of Tehelka magazine founder Tarun Tejpal seeking quashing of charges framed against him in a sexual assault case filed by his junior colleague in 2013. A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra observed that it was a serious and morally abhorrent offence and set a deadline for […]

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The Congress on Monday hit out at RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat for saying people should put across their views on the reservation in a harmonious atmosphere. Senior Congress leaders said that he was raking up reservation issue to divert the attention of the people from the real issues such as economic slowdown and Article 370. […]

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Vitthal Radadiya, one of Saurashtras most prominent politicians and former Member of Parliament from Porbandar in Gujarat, died at his residence in Ahmedabad on Monday morning. He was 61 and had been unwell since the last one year. His mortal remains will be kept at a hostel at Jamkhandorna in Rajkot district on Tuesday between […]

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The Uttar Pradesh police has registered nearly 1,500 FIRs through its UPCOP mobile app that allows citizens to report some complaints online, without requiring to visit police stations, a senior official said on Thursday. The police department launched the app in January in a bid to fulfil the objective of the Centres Digital India programme […]

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As many as 60 prominent national, state and district level leaders of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) along with thousands of party workers joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday in Hyderabad in the presence of BJP working president JP Nadda. Several former TDP MLAs were also among the others who joined the saffron […]

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