Category: India

SC rejects plea for the recall of verdict striking down NJAC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has dismissed a plea seeking the recall of an October 2015 constitution bench judgement striking…

High security in Uttarakhand after Amritsar blast

Dehradun (Uttarakhand): After grenade explosion at a religious gathering in Amritsar, high security is being maintained throughout the state of…

Jodhpur court orders FIR against Twitter CEO over ‘anti-Brahmanical’ poster

Jodhpur (Rajasthan): A local court in Jodhpur on Saturday ordered an FIR against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey for an "anti-Brahmanical"…

CBI files chargesheet against Hooda, Vora in AJL land allotment deal case

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday filed a chargesheet against former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda…

Sushma fires fresh salvo at Rahul over his ‘religion’

Jaipur: Union Minister for External Affairs and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) senior leader Sushma Swaraj on Saturday launched a scathing…

Punjab to get water development authority

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday directed Water Resources Department (WRD) to immediately finalise modalities for setting…

Sabarimala row: ‘Women wall’ to be formed on January 1 in Kerala, says CM

Thiruvananthapuram: In an attempt to garner support following recent protests by Hindu groups across Kerala over entry of women of…

Anna Hazare warns of hunger strike from January 30

New Delhi: Social activist Anna Hazare on Saturday said that he would be forced to launch a hunger strike at…

Himachal CM seeks release of Indians stranded in Saudi Arabia

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Saturday spoke with Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj over phone…

Rahul changes Hindu appearances for political purpose: RS Prasad

New Delhi: Hitting back at Congress president Rahul Gandhi for questioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi's knowledge about Hinduism, Union Minister…

‘They pelted stones at us,’ claimed mosque-goers

NEW DELHI: Mosque-goers at the Madrasa Das ul Uloom Faridiya, where an eight-year-old Mohammad Azeem was beaten to death in…

Hyderabad: Homeless couple’s baby boy kidnapped

Hyderabad: A man allegedly kidnapped an eight-month-old baby boy near Vidyanagar Railway Station early Friday morning, the accused is said…

BJP will kick out all infiltrators from India in 2019: Amit Shah

Amit Shah while addressing a meeting in Karauli said his party would “kick out all the infiltrators from the country”…

Sunanda Pushkar case: Delhi court defers hearing to Dec 6

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday deferred the hearing in Sunanda Pushkar death case to December 6 due to…

Security threats stopping me from returning: Nirav Modi to ED, CBI

Mumbai: Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, who is wanted by several probe agencies in India in connection with a Rs 13,500…

Hospital delays Sikh girl’s wish to donate kidney to Muslim friend, here’s why

Jammu and Kashmir: A Sikh girl wants to donate one of her kidneys to save the life of her Muslim…

SC fines 7 states over non-filling of vacancies in forensic lab

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Saturday imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 each on seven states for not cooperating…

‘Housing for All’ mission to achieve target 2 yrs before deadline: Minister

Agartala: Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Saturday said the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) will…

Polling for 6th phase of Panchayat polls ends peacefully in J&K

Jammu/Srinagar: Polling for the 6th phase of Panchayat polls ended peacefully on Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir under tight security…

After Yogi’s remark, Dalits want management of Hanuman Temples

AGRA: Encouraged by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath claiming Hanuman a Dalit during an election rally in Rajasthan’s Alwar,…