Historian Ramachandra Guha claimed on Monday the notification by President Ram Nath Kovind on revoking Article 370 is similar to the one issued by the then President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed on imposition of Emergency in 1975. President Kovind does a Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed, he said. This is not democracy, this is authoritarianism, the handiwork of […]

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Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi and appealed for release of funds immediately to take up relief works in the flood and rain-ravaged state. Responding to his appeal, the Prime Minister assured to send central study team soon to assess the damage due to the […]

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The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is set to deliver its verdict in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case between India and Pakistan. Jadhav was handed a death sentence by a Pakistani military court, but India argued that the judgement was based on an extracted confession. Jadhav, a retired Navy officer, was arrested on March 3, 2016. […]

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Only half-a-glass of water will be served at a time in Uttar Pradesh Assembly premises to prevent its wastage, the Speaker has directed. The order has been issued by Principal Secretary of the Assembly Pradip Dubey on the directive of Speaker Hriday Narain Dixit. It has been seen that mostly full glass of water is […]

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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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Shehla Rashid Kashmir tweet row: While Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement leader Shehla Rashid remains defiant over her claims of alleged Army excesses in Jammu and Kashmir, a Congress leader has accused her of spreading fake news for political gains. Congress leader Salman Nizami rubbished Rashids tweets in which she had claimed that Army personnel […]

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Balasaheb Thorat was Saturday appointed president of the Congresss Maharashtra unit. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi reconstituted the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee and also appointed five working presidents – Nitin Raut, Baswaraj M Patil, Vishwajeet Kadam, Yashomati Chandrakant Thakur and Muzaffer Hussain. Congress president has approved the proposal of appointment of Balasaheb Thorat as president of […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday condoled the death of former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit, who passed away in the national capital. She was unwell for past few weeks. The former chief minister was admitted in Delhis Escorts hospital in the morning today and breathed her last at 3:55 pm. Expressing grief over the death […]

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The Uttar Pradesh government led by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has suspended eight officials in Ayodhya and Mirzapur districts where cows were found dead at state-run gaushalas. The government has also issued warnings to the officials across the state against negligence in running the cow shelters. The action comes in the backdrop of several cows […]

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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singhs acceptance of Navjot Singh Sidhus resignation from Punjab Cabinet has a raised a question about the cricketer-turned-politicians future in the Congress, though leaders hope he would continue in the party. Sidhus next move remains a mystery as he has not said anything since making public his resignation on Twitter on […]

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