Within two months of a humiliating defeat in the general elections, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) of Lalu Prasad Yadav suffered another jolt when its senior leader Mohammed Ali Ashraf Fatmi announced his departure from the party and joined the Janata Dal (United) of Nitish Kumar. The four-time MP from Darbhanga and former Union minister […]

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday dubbed the arrest of his nephew Ratul Puri in a money laundering case as action with malicious intention, even as the BJP said the Enforcement Directorates move was based on its investigation. Accusing the Union government of using the central agencies to target leaders like former finance […]

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The Supreme Court is likely to peruse on Thursday a report on the progress of mediation in the politically sensitive Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case in Ayodhya. A five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, had on July 11 sought a report on the issue and said that a day-to-day hearing may […]

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