Rahul “Government decision to arrest Omar, Mehbooba is short-sighted”

New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Describing the Modi government’s “arrest” of former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti as “unconstitutional and undemocratic”, outgoing Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi on... Read more »

Farooq “Centre is dictatorial, ‘they want to kill us'”

Srinagar, Aug 6 (IANS) Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference Chairman Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday lashed out at the Central government over scrapping of Article 370 and accused Union... Read more »

Yamuna Expressway accident: Villagers risk lives and save 20 people

Agra, July 8 (IANS) Two aspiring army men and a few brave villagers, out for morning ablutions, were among the daredevils who risked their lives to save around 20 people after their... Read more »

Congress flays axing of its chief in Jallianwala trust

New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The Congress on Monday vehemently opposed the government’s move to end the automatic nomination of the Congress President to the Jallianwala Bagh National Bagh Memorist Trust, calling... Read more »

Wife was kidnapped and raped, but police torture husband

Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh), July 7 (IANS) In a shocking incident of police brutality, a man was allegedly given third-degree torture by the Uttar Pradesh police personnel after he approached them to file... Read more »

CBI court convicts former Gujarat BJP MP in RTI activist’s murder

Ahmedabad, July 6 (IANS) A Special Court of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) here on Saturday convicted former Gujarat BJP MP Dinu Bogha Solanki in the murder of RTI activist Amit... Read more »

Rahul granted bail in defamation case by Bihar court

Patna, July 6 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was on Saturday granted bail by a court in connection with a defamation case filed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi. The... Read more »

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 »