Robert Vadra appears before ED in money laundering case

New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Four days after a Delhi court ordered Robert Vadra to join the Enforcement Directorate (ED) investigation, he appeared before the agency here on Wednesday. Vadra, the brother-in-law of... Read more »

Discussion on with government on ‘bias’ allegations: Twitter India

New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) After a parliamentary panel summoned Twitter for alleged bias against “right-wing” accounts as general elections loom, the micro-blogging platform on Wednesday said it is in touch with the... Read more »

Governor “PDP breaking up, nobody should take Mehbooba seriously”

Jammu, Feb 6 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik said on Wednesday that nobody should take former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s statements seriously as her PDP was breaking up and she... Read more »

Notice to Prashant Bhushan on contempt plea

New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to advocate Prashant Bhushan on a contempt plea filed by Attorney General K.K. Venugopal and the Centre saying that Bhushan tweeted... Read more »

HC allows Chidambaram to file additional documents in INX Media case

New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Wednesday allowed former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram to place some additional documents on record to support his pending anticipatory bail plea in the... Read more »

BJP disrupts Karnataka Governor’s address

Bengaluru, Feb 6 (IANS) The 10-day Budget session of the Karnataka legislature began on a stormy note on Wednesday with BJP legislators disrupting Governor Vajubhai Vala’s address to the joint sitting. As soon... Read more »

BJP ruckus forces Karnataka Governor to cut short address

(IANS) Ruckus by the BJP on Wednesday forced Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala to cut short his joint address to the state Assembly at the start of the 10-day Budget session. Even as Vala... Read more »

Over 20 lakh UP government employees strike work

(IANS) Over 20 lakh Uttar Pradesh government employees went on a strike on Wednesday to demand restoration of the old pension scheme. The employees are protesting against the state’s new pension scheme under... Read more »

Odisha MP Ladu Kishore Swain passes away.

(IANS) Member of Parliament from Odisha’s Aska Lok Sabha constituency Ladu Kishore Swain has passed away here, said family sources on Wednesday. He was 71. Swain died late on Tuesday while undergoing treatment... Read more »

The power behind ‘Didi’: Her women’s brigade

(IANS) Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee is not only West Bengal’s first woman Chief Minister and perhaps the most feisty woman politician in the country today but she also has her own women’s... Read more »

Special Investigation Team to probe 1984 Kanpur riots, cases to be reviewed

(IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has constituted a four-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1984 Sikh riots in Kanpur, in the aftermath of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi’s assassination, an official... Read more »

Pro-Talk faction ULFA leader lauds Meghalaya CM for ‘bold standa’ on Citizenship Bill

(IANS) Praising Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma for his “bold stand” against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, United Liberation Front of Asom’s (ULFA) pro-talk faction’s General Secretary, Anup Chetia on Tuesday urged the... Read more »