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‘One nation, one election’: PM Modi convenes meeting of all parties’ chiefs on June 19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called a meeting of chiefs of all parties having representatives in both Houses of the Parliament on June 19. The meeting has been called to discuss ‘one nation, one election’. Apart from this, a discussion on the celebration of India’s 75th year of independence in 2022 is also on cards, […]

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Trump holds a joint press conference with Polish President

Trump holds a joint press conference with Polish President

[The stream is slated to start at 2:15 p.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] President Donald Trump was scheduled to hold a joint press conference Wednesday with Polish President Andrzej Duda at the White House.  Duda’s visit comes as the Trump administration navigates tense […]

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Donald Trump Jr. testifies at Senate Intelligence Committee on Russia

Donald Trump Jr. testifies at Senate Intelligence Committee on Russia

President Donald Trump‘s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., on Wednesday testified behind closed doors before the Senate Intelligence Committee, whose members were set to ask him about his awareness of an aborted plan to build a Trump Tower in Moscow. Trump told reporters before the hearing that there was “nothing to correct” about his prior […]

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Bihar Congress passes resolution urging Rahul Gandhi to continue as party chief

The Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee (BPCC) on Sunday passed a unanimous resolution requesting Rahul Gandhi to continue as Congress president. The decision to pass a unanimous resolution was taken at a meeting convened by the state Congress to review the Lok Sabha poll outcome. “The meeting unanimously passed a resolution requesting All India Congress Committee […]

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Yeddyurappa’s stunning claim: Congress-JDS coalition received kickbacks for selling land

The BJP in Karnataka Sunday alleged that the Congress-JDS coalition has received “kickbacks” for selling 3,667 acres of land, having rich deposits of iron ore, to JSW steel company in Ballari district. The comments by Karnataka BJP Chief B S Yeddyurappa have come a day after chairman and managing director of the steel giant, Sajjan […]

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Those behind Mandsaur firing will be punished, says Kamal Nath

On the second anniversary of the Mandsaur police firing, in which six farmers were killed, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath Thursday said those behind the “barbarous” incident will be punished and asserted that all false cases against cultivators will be withdrawn. Nath, whose government announced a mega farm loan waiver after assuming office in […]

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Gathbandhan in Uttar Pradesh unravels: BSP, SP to fight Assembly bypolls separately

The SP-BSP poll alliance in UP unravelled on Tuesday, with BSP president Mayawati confirming that her party would fight the Assembly bypolls this year on its own, and SP chief Akhilesh Yadav responding that his party would take the same route. In a statement issued a day after she met party leaders, Mayawati also blamed […]

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BSP-SP gathbandhan may not hold, Mayawati silent on alliance for Assembly bypolls

IN THE first indication that the SP-BSP alliance may not hold, BSP chief Mayawati Monday referred to the SP’s poor performance while analysing the Lok Sabha poll debacle in Uttar Pradesh, and did not mention the poll partner while saying that her party would contest bypolls to the Assembly this year. BSP sources told The […]

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After former army man declared ‘foreigner’, DSW writes to Kendriya Sainik Board on ‘confusion’

Assam’s Directorate of Sainik Welfare (DSW) wrote to the Kendriya Sainik Board on Friday, saying the NRC tribunal that declared a former army officer a “foreigner” did not take into account” his service documents and had it done that, there would have been no confusion on his nationality. DSW Director Brig (retd) Joshi Narain Dutt […]

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