Jat Quota Stir/Andolan Continues, Bill to be presented in Haryana Assembly, Rajnath Singh Appeals for Peace, Jat Quota, Haryana Burning

Two teachers killed in Haryana accident

Jat Quota Stir/Andolan Continues, Bill to be presented in Haryana Assembly, Rajnath Singh Appeals for Peace, Jat Quota, Haryana Burning, Gurgaon Rohtak Delhi Haryana Quota Stir   22Feb 2016 – Latest on Jat Andolan/Crisis 29 Foreign nationals rescued . The Jat agitation, that claimed 12 lives, may end soon as the government on Sunday decided […]

BJP, PDP discuss Jammu and Kashmir government formation

BJP, PDP discuss Jammu and Kashmir government formation

Srinagar, Dec 26 (IANS) Talks between the BJP and the PDP for government formation in Jammu and Kashmir is expected to continue Friday, party sources said.BJP top sources told IANS that two rounds of talks were held Thursday between BJP general secretary Ram Madhav and senior PDP leader and parliamentarian Muzaffar Hussain Baig in Srinagar.“The talks […]

Congress to go for revamp after disappointing poll results

Congress to go for revamp after disappointing poll results

New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) The assembly election results in Jharkhand Tuesday came as a blow to the Congress though the tally was not as disappointing in Jammu and Kashmir. Congress leaders said they will go for organisational revamp in the coming weeks to resurrect the party’s electoral fortunes.In Jharkhand, the Congress went down from 14 […]

Former DMK leader Napoleon joins BJP

Former DMK leader Napoleon joins BJP

Chennai, Dec 21 (IANS) Sidelined DMK leader and former union minister D. Napoleon joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of BJP president Amit Shah here Sunday.Napoleon, 51, had resigned from the DMK Saturday. He was a minister in the Congress-led UPA government.Napolean was a known supporter of M.K. Alagiri, another former central minister […]

Conversion row continues in Rajya Sabha

Conversion row continues in Rajya Sabha

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) The opposition Friday continued its demand for a statement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of conversions, disrupting zero hour in the Rajya Sabha.Raising the issue, Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad, who had been busy with Jammu and Kashmir elections and was not present in the house earlier, […]

Government, opposition clash stalls Rajya Sabha

Government, opposition clash stalls Rajya Sabha

New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The logjam over the issue of religious conversions continued in the Rajya Sabha Thursday, with the government and the opposition locked in a blame game.This forced the chair to adjourn the house twice — once until noon and then till 2 p.m.Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present during question hour, and […]

SC extends ‘Amma’ Jayalalithaa’s bail

SC extends Jayalalithaa's bail

New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday extended the bail of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa by another four months as it asked the Karnataka high court to decide on her appeal challenging her conviction in disproportionate assets case within three months.Noting that Jayalalithaa had complied with its Oct 17 order of […]

BJP govt. makes Goa A hub for narcotics says Congress

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Panaji, Dec 17 (IANS) Under the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) rule, Goa has become a hub for drugs and a base for Hindutva experimentation, the Congress has claimed in a five-page chargesheet on the state government’s performance.The chargesheet, which was compiled after a two-day conclave of party leaders at a resort near Panaji, claims that the […]

Most CMs back Modi on alternative to plan panel; Congress, TNC oppose

Most CMs back Modi on alternative to plan panel; Congress, TNC oppose

New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for replacing the Planning Commission with a suitable institution found support from “most” chief ministers Sunday, but those from Congress-ruled states and West Bengal wanted any changes should be made within the existing framework.The meeting held at the Prime Minister’s official 7, Race Course Residence, was […]