Politics

2 senior ex-PDP leaders Basharat Bukhari, Peer Hussain join NC

Srinagar, Dec 19: Two senior former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders Basharat Bukhari and Peer Muhammad Hussain on Wednesday joined National Conference (NC). The development comes just a day...

BJP raises Kamal Nath's 'Uttar Bharatiya' jibe, demands his apology in Lok Sabha

New Delhi, Dec 19: The BJP on Wednesday slammed Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath for his reported remarks against 'North Indians' vis-a-vis job opportunities and said the senior lawmaker from...

No leadership change in BJP for 2019 polls: Amit Shah

Mumbai, Dec 19: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Wednesday categorically denied any leadership change and said that the ruling NDA will contest the 2019 elections under Prime Minis...

Uproar in LS, adjourned till noon

New Delhi, Dec 19: The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 12 p.m. on Wednesday after the opposition created ruckus over different issues including the Rafale deal. As soon as the House met, the Congress...

Expelled PDP leader joins NC

Srinagar, Dec 19: A day after he was expelled from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former Minister Basharat Bukhari on Wednesday joined the National Conference (NC). Bukhari was expelled for ...

Won't let Modi sleep till he waives farm loans: Rahul

New Delhi, Dec 18: Buoyed by the election victory in three Hindi heartland states, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said his party and other opposition parties will force Prime Minister Nar...

People’s Democratic Party continue losing Wickets in Kashmir toll 6

Baramulla, Dec 18 : Yet another joult to People’s Democratic Party, as after senior leaders now party workers showing disrespect to party and targeting PDP as failure on ground level. In northern ...

Revenue official held with graft money in Jammu

Jammu: A revenue official was arrested with graft money he demanded and accepted from the complainant in Domana area here on city outskirts. Official sources said that Anti Corruption Bureau this ...

Rafale Case: J&K BJP demands resignation of Rahul Gandhi

Jammu: The state unit of BJP demanded resignation of All India Congress Committee (AICC) President Rahul Gandhi. “Mr Gandhi must resign from his post as what he told on Rafale Case was nothing but...

PM Modi lashes out at Cong for showing disregard to SC verdict on Rafale

New Delhi/Rae Bareli, Dec 16: Breaking his silence since the major row triggered by Congress on the Supreme Court verdict on Rafale, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday flayed the principal opposi...

Bhupesh Baghel to be new Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh

Raipur, Dec 16: Bhupesh Baghel has been chosen as the new Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh and the leader of Congress Legislative Party (CLP). The Congress has come back to power in Chhattisgarh after...

BJP, Congress skip Delhi Assembly silver jubilee celebration

New Delhi, Dec 16: The silver jubilee celebration of the Delhi Assembly on Saturday remained an all-AAP MLA event, with both Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress boycotting the event. In his ...

Separatist Shutdown Paralyses Life In Kashmir Valley

Srinagar, Dec 16: A shutdown called by separatists on Sunday to protest the civilian killings a day before in Pulwama district, has paralysed life across the Kashmir Valley. The shutdown has been ...

India expresses reservations at climate summit

Katowice (Poland), Dec 16: India has expressed its reservation over the lack of equity in the rules relating to global stock-take in the rulebook that implements the 2015 Paris Climate Change Agreeme...

PM, Def Minister pay homage to martyrs of 1971 war of Independence of Bangladesh

New Delhi, Dec 16: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid homage to the martyrs and lauded the role of the "brave soldiers" who displayed indomitable spirit and fought the war in 1971. "Tod...

Rahul hints Rajasthan CM issue settled

New Delhi, Dec 14: In a sign that the leadership question in Rajasthan has been settled, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday posted his photograph with Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot, both conte...

Dozen SAD leaders announce to join in Congress in Punjab

Phagwara, Dec 13 : The congress party got more political strength in Phagwara when three dozen leaders of Village Harbanspur and Jagjitpur belonging to SAD on Thursday announced to join in the Congre...

Election results setback for Modi, Shah: CPI-M

New Delhi, Dec 13: The results of Assembly elections in the Hindi heartland are a setback for the BJP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah, the CPI-M has said, warning that the B...

Lok Sabha adjourned for day after pandemonium

New Delhi, Dec 13 : The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day on Thursday after members from Opposition parties including the Congress, TDP and BJP's ally Shiv Sena continued with their sloganeering an...

K Chandrashekar Rao takes oath as Telangana Chief Minister for 2nd time

Hyderabad: K Chandrashekar Rao was sworn in as the chief minister of Telangana on Thursday. Rao, commonly known as KCR, was administered oath by Governor E S L Narasimhan at 1:25 pm on Thursday at...