Ahead of Rajasthan assembly polls, Rahul Gandhi to communicate directly with grassroots workers

  New Delhi: The Congress is set to launch a contact initiative, which will have party president Rahul Gandhi and AICC mandarins directly communicating with its grassroots workers in Rajasthan in a bid to strengthen the state unit ahead of the assembly polls there. Christened as “Shakti”, the communication bridge between Gandhi and the party’s […]

India a spiritual destination for the world: PM Modi

India a spiritual destination for the world: PM Modi

  Auroville: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India has been the spiritual destination for the world for ages and always allowed mutual respect and coexistence of different religions and culture. Several of the world’s great religions were born in the country and they motivated people from all walks of life to take a […]

Modi-Trudeau ink 6 pacts, hold bilateral talks on terrorism, energy

Modi-Trudeau ink 6 pacts, hold bilateral talks on terrorism, energy

  New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau on Friday inked six pacts and witnessed the exchange of MoUs between India and Canada. The two prime ministers discussed many issues including defence operation, terrorism and extremism. They also held extensive talks, exploring ways to boost ties in several key areas, […]

Show equal urgency to probe Loya death, quiz Shah: Kejriwal after search

Show equal urgency to probe Loya death, quiz Shah: Kejriwal after search

  New Delhi: As Delhi Police searched Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence for collecting evidence related to an alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs, the chief minister on Friday said that the probe agencies should show equal urgency to probe CBI judge BH Loya’s death. He also asked […]

B’luru: Cong leader threatening to set BBMP office on fire, surrenders

  Bengaluru: Congress leader Narayanswamy, who threw petrol inside Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) office threatening to set it on fire, surrendered before the Karnataka Police on Friday. Earlier on February 20, a case was registered against Narayanaswamy, for the threatening in Bengaluru. A case has been lodged under sections 353, 427, 341, 504 and […]

‘Why should I react’, asks Nirmala Sitharaman on Rawat’s comment

  New Delhi: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, on Thursday, refused to respond to questions about Army chief Bipin Rawat’s comments on the rise of Muslim-oriented political party led by Badruddin Ajmal in the Northeast. “I don’t want to react to anything…Somebody said something, somebody talking about….why should I react?” Sitharaman told journalists on the sidelines […]