3 Trinamool workers killed in Bengal’s Murshidabad

Kolkata, June 15 (IANS) Three Trinamool Congress workers were allegedly shot dead in West Bengal’s Murshidabad district on Saturday, police said. “Three persons were killed when a group of miscreants allegedly fired bullets... Read more »

Biggest crackdown on nationwide ‘Tatkal’ ticket racket

BY DEEPAK SHARMA  New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) After launching its biggest crackdown on railway ticket agents and touts, the Special Intelligence Branch of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) is now probing the... Read more »

No survivor in IAF’s An-32 crash

New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday said all 13 occupants of its An-32 aircraft which crashed in Arunachal Pradesh on June 3 were dead. “Eight members of... Read more »

Mamata alleges BJP conspiracy in NRS Hospital incident

Kolkata, June 13 (IANS) Ordering an inquiry into the whole series of events leading to an attack on two junior doctors at the state-run NRS Medical College and Hospital here, Chief Minister Mamata... Read more »

Water canons greet saffron brigade at Lalbazar

Kolkata, June 12 (IANS) Hundreds of BJP activists on Wednesday marched towards Lalbazar, the Kolkata Police headquarters, only to be stunted midway by the police force who fired water cannons and lobbed tear... Read more »

Surjewala “Rahul is, will be Congress chief”

New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Members of the erstwhile core group committee of the Congress met here on Wednesday and discussed the party’s preparations for the forthcoming Assembly polls in Haryana, Maharashtra, Jharkhand... Read more »

Journalist thrashed, urinated upon by GRP men in UP

Shamli (Uttar Pradesh), June 12 (IANS) Government Railway Police (GRP) personnel thrashed a journalist who was covering a train derailment near Dhimanpura in the early hours of Wednesday. GRP personnel who were present... Read more »

IAF lead massive ops underway in Arunachal to reach AN-32 crash site

June 12 (IANS) The Indian Air Force, Army and the civil administration of Arunachal Pradesh started a massive operation on Wednesday to reach the site where the AN-32 aircraft of the Indian Air... Read more »

BJP-called shutdown in Bengal’s Basirhat, normal life affected

Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) Train services were disrupted and normal life in West Bengal’s Basirhat sub-division was affected on Monday due to a 12-hour general strike called by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)... Read more »

Mamata Government tells Centre “Law and order under control in Bengal”

Kolkata, June 10 (IANS) Iterating that the law and order situation was “under control”, West Bengal’s Mamata Banerjee government has told the centre that “firm and appropriate actions” were initiated in case of... Read more »

Rahul addressing rally in Wayanad saying “Modi won the election by telling lies and spreading hatred.”

Kalpetta (Kerala) June 8 (IANS) Congress President Rahul Gandhi said here on Saturday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi won the Lok Sabha elections by telling lies. “Modi won the election by telling lies... Read more »

382 IMA cadets join Army after Passing out Parade

Dehradun, June 8 (IANS) A total of 382 cadets were commissioned into the Army after a Passing out Parade at the Indian Military Academy (IMA) in Dehradun on Saturday. In addition to the... Read more »

Mamata calls the LS polls “scandaloes” and demands a fact finding committee

Kolkata, June 7 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday claimed that the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) used in the recently-held Lok Sabha elections were “programmed” and urged the opposition parties... Read more »

Congress “BJP must explain their sources of money, whether it is white or black money.”

New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Congress on Friday said the BJP spent around Rs 28,000 crore of the total Rs 60,000 crore spent by all political parties during the 2019 Lok Sabha... Read more »

Pragya appears before NIA court, plays dead bat

Bhopal, June 7 (IANS) Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, whose postures to avoid a personal appearance at the special NIA court made news in Bhopal, finally marked her presence at the Mumbai court on... Read more »

BJP slammed for failing to implement whistleblower act

New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) The Congress on Friday condemned the murder of the son of a RTI activist in Gujarat and accused the BJP government at the Centre over its failure to... Read more »

BJP leaders meet Sonia to seek cooperation in Parliament

New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders on Friday met UPA Chairperson and senior Congress leader Sonia Gandhi to seek her party’s cooperation in the upcoming session of Parliament, which... Read more »

Mamata “It is fruitless to attend the NITI Aayog meet”

Kolkata, June 7 (IANS) In an indication that she would skip the June 15 NITI Aayog meeting, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying it was “fruitless”... Read more »

UP BJP MLA stands disqualified from Assembly after conviction

Lucknow, June 6 (IANS) The membership of BJP MLA Ashok Chandel was annulled on the grounds that he has been convicted by the Allahabad High Court for a mass murder that took place... Read more »

Sonia remains CPP leader, suspense continues on Leader of Congress in LS

New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi will continue as the Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP) leader as the newly-elected Lok Sabha members of the party once again elected her to the... Read more »