Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned till 2 pm on Monday as a mark of respect for sitting member Ramchandra Paswan who passed away. Speaker Om Birla led the House in expressing condolence over the passing away of Paswan and former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit. Paswan, a Lok Janshakti Party member, was a member from […]

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Former Director General (investigation) of the income tax department, B Murli Kumar, was on Tuesday appointed as the special expenditure observer for the August 5 poll to Vellore Lok Sabha seat in Tamil Nadu, where the election was earlier countermanded over excess use of money power. His order of appointment was issued by the Election […]

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The Delhi High Court Thursday granted BJP leader Mukul Roy protection from coercive action for 10 days to enable him to move a trial court in Kolkata for anticipatory bail in connection with a cash recovery case there. While granting the relief to him, Justice A K Chawla asked Roy to join the investigation in […]

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Article 370 Jammu and Kashmir: Aided by the support of regional parties such as Mayawatis Bahujan Samaj Party and Naveen Patnaiks Biju Janata Dal, the Narendra Modi government ensured smooth sailing of resolutions scrapping Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. The Congress decided to oppose the government over the resolution on Article 370 […]

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Close on the heels of rain fury in Maharashtra, the southwest (SW) monsoon has restarted its activity on its Kerala leg this week. While the country The IMD centre in Thiruvananthapuram had issued red alerts in Idukki, Malappuram and Kozhikode districts on Thursday, implying extremely heavy rainfall of over 200 mm. IMD predicts maximum rainfall […]

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Jammu and Kashmir crisis HIGHLIGHTS: The resolution revoking the special status granted to Jammu and Kashmir was passed with 351 MPs voting in favour, while just 72 against it. The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill The Rajya Sabha had already passed both the key legislation on Monday. Earlier in the day, He also assured the […]

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Prince Habeebuddin Tucy, who claims to be a descendant of Mughal dynasty living in Hyderabad, has offered to present a gold brick to build the Ram temple at Ayodhya if he is given the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land, IANS reported. He considered himself to be the rightful owner of the land as a descendant of […]

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Restrictions on the movement of people in the Kashmir Valley were eased on Saturday, with landline services restored in some areas of the city, even as stringent security arrangements continued to be in place, officials said. They said the restrictions have been relaxed in 35 police station areas of Kashmir, while 17 telephone exchanges have […]

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G7 Summit: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday put across the countrys stand firmly on Jammu and Kashmir in his meeting with US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of G7 Summit at Biarritz, France. Speaking to the media alongside President Trump, Modi made it clear that no third party intervention was required between India […]

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As Congress and JDS leaders in Karnataka made hectic efforts to mollify its rebel legislators and save the coalition government, a BJP MP Saturday said he would be the happiest person if arch-rival Mallikarjun Kharge is made Chief Minister. I will welcome it. If a Dalit becomes chief minister, I will be the happiest person, […]

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