A day after the World Court ordered Pakistan to review death penalty to Kulbhushan Jadhav, India Thursday asked Pakistan to release the former Navy officer forthwith and vowed to vigorously continue efforts to bring him back. Making a statement in both houses of Parliament on the judgement by the International Court of Justice, External Affairs […]

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Expressing anger over members of the aggrieved families from Sonbhadra being stopped from meeting her, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Saturday said they have come here in great grief and should at least be allowed a meeting. The Congress general secretary remark came after 15 family members of Sonbhadra clash victims were stopped from entering […]

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Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar Monday said in the Rajya Sabha that there is variable impact of climate change on crop production and efforts are being made to develop drought and flood tolerant seed varieties. The minister said the country is not only self sufficient in foodgrains production but also exports. The Indian Council of Agricultural […]

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There is a need to change the perception that one can earn decent money only with the knowledge of English, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Saturday, stressing on the need to promote native languages. He said spirituality is also needed to be taught along with other streams of study. Emphasising on the need of […]

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A Delhi court on Thursday allowed the CBI to take Congress leader P Chidambaram into its custody for four days in connection with its probe into the alleged corruption in the INX Media case. Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar instructed the CBI to conduct Chidambaram He also allowed family members and lawyers of the former […]

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Days after Indore MLA Akash Vijayvargiya was arrested for assaulting a civic official, another case of a public servant being harassed by a public representative has emerged from Maharashtra. Maharashtra Congress MLA Nitesh Rane was captured on camera leading a group of his supporters who heckled a highway engineer, poured mud on him and then […]

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The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared amendments to the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO ), which deals with crime against children, to include death penalty for a sexual attack on minors among other changes, officials said. The other amendments to the Act approved by the Cabinet led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi include […]

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Days after Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath and Leader of Opposition Gopal Bhargava engaged in a bitter war of words over the longevity of the Congress government, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Sitaram Adivasi has claimed that the grand old party leaders were behind him, offering money to switch his loyalty. Sitaram, a first-time […]

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Playback singer Asha Bhosles cryptic tweet has fired up the ongoing debate on intolerance. In a tweet posted just a few hours ago, Bhosle wrote: Dum Maro Dum.Bolo Subh Shyam Hare Krishna Hare Ram.can I perform this evergreen song or not? While the legendary singer wasnt explicit in her reference, Twitterati linked it to recent […]

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Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday defended Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khans remarks against BJP MP Rama Devi in Lok Sabha, saying they were not taken in the right spirit. When brothers and sisters, mothers and sons meet and plant a kiss by way of affection, the gesture is not seen as […]

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