Arun Jaitley’s blog post cover up exercise for BJP’s ‘colossal failures’: Congress

Jaitley, earlier on Sunday, took a swipe at the Congress leadership in a blog post titled “Is the Congress Party Now Paying the Cost for its Dynastic Character?”. (File/Reuters) The Congress on Sunday hit back at Union Minister Arun Jaitley over his “dynastic character” attack and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP cannot […]

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Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter breaks out in Shopian

Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter breaks out in Shopian A militant was killed Friday in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. The security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Imamsahib area of Shopian in south Kashmir following information about presence of militants there, an army official […]

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Pakistan accepts Navjot Singh Sidhu’s plea, promises to retain fields near Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara

Navjot Singh Sidhu Pakistan has accepted Punjab Local Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidh’s plea that the field near Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara, cultivated by Guru Nanak Dev, be retained and no structure built. He had written a letter to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on the matter, Indian Express reported It has announced that there would […]

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Goa CM Pramod Sawant says will carry forward Manohar Parrikar’s glorious legacy of good governance

(Image source: IE) Newly-appointed Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant Tuesday met family members of his deceased predecessor Manohar Parrikar before assuming charge of office, hours after he took oath of the post at around 2 AM. Sawant visited the family members of Parrikar at their private residence at Dona Paula near here around 12 noon, […]

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France will push to put Masood Azhar on EU list of terrorists

Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar Two days after China put a technical hold on the listing of Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar at the United Nations Security Council, France took the lead in imposing national sanctions on the terrorist responsible for attacks in Pulwama, Pathankot and Parliament House. Paris also said it will ask other European countries […]

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PM Modi seems more like Bollywood actor than politician, worked less did jugglery more: Ashok Gehlot

Ashok Gehlot Rajasthan Chief Minister and Congress leader Ashok Gehlot Thursday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems more like a Bollywood actor than a politician, who “worked less and did jugglery more”. He claimed that constitution and democracy “will be in danger” if the BJP is voted to power again. At a public meeting […]

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Traders body threatens boycott of Chinese goods for stance on Masood Azhar

Masood Azhar Traders’ body CAIT Thursday said it will launch a national campaign to boycott Chinese goods “to teach a lesson to China” after Beijing once again blocked a bid in the UN Security Council to designate Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed’s (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist. The Confederation of All India Traders […]

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Lok Sabha 2019 elections: Priya Dutt, Raj Babbar in Congress’ 2nd list

Congress Working Committee meeting on Gujarat is being organised after a gap of 58 years. Congress party has released the second list with 16 names from Uttar Pradesh and 5 from Maharashtra. Congress candidates from Maharashtra includes heavyweights like former union home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, who was also leader of Congress party in the […]

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Lok Sabha 2019 elections: Actor Akshaye Khanna shortlisted to fight on BJP ticket, from Gurdaspur

Lok Sabha 2019 elections: Actor Akshaye Khanna shortlisted to fight on BJP ticket, from Gurdaspur The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has reportedly shortlisted several names for the three Lok Sabha polls from Punjab, which it will be contesting with Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), reported Indian Express. Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardip […]

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Rakesh Asthana threatened to make my life hell when he met me in Dubai: AgustaWestland Accused Christian Michel tells court

(Reuters) The purported middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper scandal, Christian Michel alleged in a Delhi court on Tuesday that ex-CBI special director Rakesh Asthana met him in Dubai and threatened to make his life hell if he did not agree to toe the line of the agency in its probe in the case. “Sometime back […]

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