Rajnath strongly rebukes politics of communalism

By Aarti Tikoo Singh   New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) India’s Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday strongly disapproved politics of communalism and rejected the notion that the Modi government is against religious... Read more »

Former MP and Netaji’s kin Krishna Bose dead

Kolkata, Feb 22 (IANS) Three-time Lok Sabha member and noted educationist Krishna Bose, widow of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’ nephew Sisir Bose, died at a private hospital here following a cardiac arrest... Read more »

Want SC order on our security : Shaheen Bagh protesters

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Shaheen Bagh protesters on Friday told the Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors that if the road parallel to the protest site was opened, the court should pass an order... Read more »

Hyderabad police again foil Shaheen Bagh-style protest

Hyderabad, Feb 21 (IANS) Police here on Friday foiled another attempt to organize a Shaheen Bagh-style protest against the CAA, NPR and NRC as it dispersed a group of protestors gathered here... Read more »

Key Modi aide Khulbe makes comeback to PMO

New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Bhaskar Khulbe, a key aide to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is making a comeback to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) as a case by the Central Bureau... Read more »

2 LeT terrorists killed in Kashmir encounter

Srinagar, Feb 22 (IANS) Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists have been killed in a joint operation by Jammu and Kashmir Police, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) & Army at Sangam Bijbehara in south... Read more »

Kejriwal, Sisodia may not accompany Melania to Delhi govt schools

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia may have been dropped from the list of dignitaries accompanying US first lady Melania Trump during her February... Read more »

Manish Tewari “Uddhav requires briefing on NPR, CAA”

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Manish Tewari on Saturday said that Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray requires a briefing on Citizenship Amendment Rules – 2003,... Read more »

‘Sinister campaign on social media to influence Judiciary’

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday expressed concern over “sinister campaign” on the social media attempting to influence the judiciary, where some people expect through... Read more »

Holistic development not possible without gender justice

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said no country or society can claim to achieve holistic development or become a just society without gender justice. Speaking at... Read more »

Pak resorts to ceasefire violation in J&K’s Poonch

 (12:32)  Srinagar, Feb 22 (IANS) Pakistani Army on Saturday resorted to unprovoked firing from across the Line of Control (LoC) in the Qasba, Shahpur and Kirni sectors of Poonch district of Jammu... Read more »

Ram temple trust members reach Ayodhya

Ayodhya, Feb 22 (IANS) Members of the Ram temple trust reached Ayodhya on Saturday to start the process of identifying the place where Ram Lalla statue can be shifted. After the deity... Read more »

BJP calling Owaisi ‘leader’ of nationwide anti-CAA protests

New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) A day after pro-Pakistan slogans were alleged raised at Asaduddin Owaisi’s anti-CAA rally in Bengaluru and his party member Waris Pathan made communal statements, BJP called the... Read more »

Another B’luru girl held for ‘Free Kashmir’ placard

Bengaluru, Feb 21 (IANS) Another Bengaluru woman was detained for allegedly holding a placard saying ‘Free Kashmir’ at a demonstration in the city to protest against the arrest of college student Amulya... Read more »

Reservations should be out of court’s jurisdiction

By Deepak Sharma/Pramod Kumar Jha  New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday said the government should put reservations in the ninth schedule... Read more »

No meeting with Trump yet: Congress

New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Congress has said it has not received any invitation yet for its leaders to meet US President Donald Trump on his upcoming visit to India. Congress... Read more »

One held in connection with UP student’s murder

Lucknow, Feb 21 (IANS) Police on Friday arrested a suspect in connection with the murder of Prashant Singh, an engineering student at Babu Banarasi Das (BBD) University in Uttar Pradesh’s capital. “Prashant... Read more »

Clamour grows for new chief, Congress says CWC to take call

New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Clamour is growing within the Congress for appointment of a full time President with several leaders claiming a “leadership crisis” within the party but the party has... Read more »

Storm over AIMIM Waris Pathan’s ‘communal speech’

Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) A huge political storm has erupted over a former Mumbai legislator of All Indian Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) Waris Pathan for his comments at an anti-CAA protest in neighbouring... Read more »

Trump visit to Ashram ‘cancelled’, roadshow reduced

Gandhinagar, Feb 21 (IANS) US President Donald Trump will be cutting short his stay in Ahmedabad to accommodate his likely Agra visit and the dinner at Delhi. Sources said his visit to... Read more »