LS adjourned for the day amid ruckus over Rafale, Ram temple

The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day on Thursday after two brief adjournments during Question Hour amid unrelenting protests by the opposition, which raised the Rafale deal among other issues, while... Read more »

Scindia, Gehlot, Pilot meet Rahul ahead of CM decision

Hectic parleys were on at Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s residence on Thursday to choose the chief ministers of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan where the party dislodged the BJP from power in the... Read more »

Rajasthan: Congress leaders meet Governor, stake claim to form government

 Even as suspense over the name of next Rajasthan Chief Minister continued, a Congress party delegation on Wednesday met Governor Kalyan Singh to stake claim to form the next government in state.... Read more »

New governor will diminish RBI, play to government’s tunes: Congress

New Delhi, Dec 12: Attacking the government for appointing Shaktikanta Das as RBI Governor, the Congress on Wednesday alleged that he would play to the tunes of the government and that choosing... Read more »

Congress to form MP government as BJP concedes defeat; CM resigns

Bhopal, Dec 12: The Congress is all set to form the government in Madhya Pradesh with the support of three MLAs of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the Samajwadi Party (SP)... Read more »

Voters make India arrogance free: Deve Gowda’s jibe at BJP

New Delhi, Dec 11:With the election results indicating the BJP losing the Hindi heartland of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan to the Congress and suffering a drubbing in Telangana, former Prime Minister... Read more »

State results won’t affect 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Jaitley

New Delhi, Dec 11: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said that the results of the state Assembly elections where the BJP lost three major states were unlikely to have a bearing... Read more »

Local issues determined outcome, will do better in 2019: BJP

New Delhi, Dec 11: The BJP on Thursday said the results of five Assembly elections show that local factors determined the outcome in each state and the party will come back strongly in... Read more »

Separatist shutdown affects life in Srinagar

Srinagar, Dec 10 A shutdown called by separatists on Monday affected life in Srinagar and some other places in the Kashmir Valley. The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), a separatist conglomerate headed by... Read more »

HC seeks response on plea seeking women’s entry into Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah

New Delhi, Dec 10 The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Centre and the Delhi government to respond to a plea seeking directions to allow the entry of women into the... Read more »

SC declines to entertain plea against J&K assembly dissolution

New Delhi, Dec 10 The Supreme Court on Monday declined to entertain a petition challenging Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik’s decision to dissolve the state assembly and impose Governor’s rule. “We... Read more »

Kerala CM commissions Kannur airport

Kannur (Kerala) Dec 9 Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and Union Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu on Sunday commissioned the Kannur International Airport Ltd (KIAL). The first flight from the airport was flagged... Read more »

Sharad “parties that have come together will ensure the exit of the BJP in 2019”

Ranchi, Dec 8 Former JD-U leader Sharad Yadav met jailed ailing RJD chief Lalu Prasad in a hospital here on Saturday and also expressed regret for making personal comments on Rajasthan Chief Minister... Read more »

14 die as bus falls into gorge in J&K

Jammu, Dec 8 Fourteen people were killed and 16 others injured on Saturday when a bus fell into a deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, police said on Saturday. While... Read more »

Samajwadi Party “Yogi most incompetent CM, only expert at communal polarisation”

Lucknow, Dec 8 The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Saturday called Yogi Adityanath the “most incompetent Chief Minister” and accused him of only trying to fan communal passions in Uttar Pradesh. Referring to... Read more »

WCD to push for more power to NCW for sexual harassment cases

New Delhi, Dec 8 The Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) has decided to pitch for more strength to the National Commission for Women (NCW) in the first meeting of the Group... Read more »

No early hearing of Kerala plea to transfer Sabarimala cases to SC

New Delhi, Dec 7 The Supreme Court on Friday declined to hold an early hearing of the Kerala government’s plea seeking transfer of a batch of cross-petitions on the Sabarimala temple row... Read more »

Exit polls predict clean sweep to TRS

New Delhi, Dec 7 Exit polls on Friday predicted that the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) will retain power in Telangana and the gamble by Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao to dissolve... Read more »

Exit polls predict Congress edge in MP

New Delhi, Dec 7 A majority of exit polls on Friday predicted a victory for the Congress in Madhya Pradesh, which the BJP has ruled since 2003. ABP News-Lokniti CSDS survey predicted... Read more »

SC seeks response from ED on Mallya’s plea

New Delhi, Dec 7 The Supreme Court on Friday sought the Enforcement Directorate’s response on beleaguered industrialist Vijay Mallya’s plea challenging the proceedings before a Mumbai court seeking to declare him a fugitive... Read more »