Padma Shri for 10 ASEAN achievers as India seeks to enhance ties with bloc

Friday, January 26th, 2018

New Delhi: One individual from each ASEAN country was today chosen for the Padma Award, in an unprecedented move to promote India’s ties with the 10-member bloc. The decision to confer the Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian award, on one achiever from each ASEAN country was taken as India-ASEAN Commemorative Summit started in New […]

Rahul taunts PM on inequality

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter to ask Prime Minister Narendra Modi why 1% of India’s population had 73% of the country’s wealth. This was soon after the Prime Minister addressed the plenary session of the World Economic Forum at Davos. “Dear PM, Welcome to Switzerland! Please tell DAVOS why 1% of […]

Rape victim writes in her blood to Modi, UP CM for justice

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Raebareli: Desperate to get justice for the wrongs done on her, a rape victim has reportedly written a letter in her blood to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath, demanding action against those responsible for her state. “The police is not taking action against the accused due to their powerful links. […]

NC, Cong members walkout to protest power crisis in J-K

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Jammu: Several National Conference and Congress members today staged a walkout from the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over the government’s “unsatisfactory reply” on the issue of power crisis in the state and border shelling which has claimed 12 lives since Thursday. NC MLA Ali Mohammad Sagar was the first to leave the House and was […]

Govt, political parties must stay out of judicial crisis: PM Modi

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the government and political parties must stay out of the unprecedented judicial crisis, gave enough indications that the upcoming Budget may not be populist and asserted his poll slogan of “Congress-free India” was not aimed at eliminating the party politically. In a wide-ranging 75-minute interview to Times […]

Kejriwal has lost right to rule Delhi: Congress

Friday, January 19th, 2018

New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has lost the right to be in power, Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken today said in the wake of the Election Commission’s (EC) recommendation for disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs. “Kejriwal has no right to continue. Half of his cabinet ministers removed on corruption charges! 20 MLAs who were […]

1st woman def minister on Sukhoi, Sitharaman breaks records

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Jodhpur: In an olive green pilot’s G-suit and a helmet on her head, Nirmala Sitharaman today soared high on a Sukhoi-30 MKI jet, the first Indian woman defence minister to go on a sortie on the all-weather, long-range fighter. The supersonic jet took off from the Air Force station at Jodhpur, where one of the […]

Defence minister Sitharaman undertakes sortie in Sukhoi

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Jodhpur: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today took off in the IAF s frontline combat jet Sukhoi 30 MKI from the air base here. The country’s first woman defence minister sat in the rear seat behind the pilot and was wearing the pilot s G-suit. The sortie is likely to last for 30 minutes, defence sources […]

SC to hear plea against ‘Kambala’ after 4 weeks

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said it would hear after four weeks a plea of an animal rights’ body challenging a bill to legalise traditional buffalo race ‘Kambala’ and bullock cart races in Karnataka. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud said the fresh plea […]

VHP leader Pravin Togadia goes “missing”, says Ahmedabad police

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Ahmedabad: VHP leader Dr Pravin Togadia has gone “missing” and Ahmedabad police have formed four teams to locate his whereabouts, said Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Ahmedabad J.K. Bhatt, while denying that he has not been arrested either by Gujarat or Rajasthan police as was being speculated by VHP workers and followers. “We are trying […]

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