Tamil Nadu fishermen chased away by Sri Lankan Navy in Indian waters

  Chennai: Nearly 2,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen were allegedly chased away by the Sri Lankan Navy while they were fishing in Indian territorial waters, a fishermen association leader said. The fishermen from this island town had put out to sea yesterday in 400 boats and were fishing in the Indian waters when the Lankan Navy […]

Bhagwat’s Army remark ‘insulting’, should apologise: Mayawati

Bhagwat’s Army remark ‘insulting’, should apologise: Mayawati

  Lucknow: Hitting out at Mohan Bhagwat, Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati on Tuesday said the comparison made by the RSS chief between the Army and the Sangh is “disturbing and insulting”. Bhagwat has come in for criticism from opposition parties for remarks that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) had the ability to fight for […]

Shiv Sena dares BJP to crack down on foreigners staying in Goa

Shiv Sena dares BJP to crack down on foreigners staying in Goa

  Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Monday dared the BJP-led Goa government to crack down on foreigners staying in the coastal state, instead of lashing out at domestic tourists, a section of whom was dubbed as the “scum of the earth” by a minister. Claiming that terrorism jeopardised job avenues in the tourism industry of […]

He bats looking at wicketkeeper: Rahul Gandhi’s cricket jibe at PM Modi

  New Delhi: After his rear-view mirror drive jibe at prime minister, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday likened Narendra Modi to a cricketer who bats looking at the wicketkeeper without knowing from where the ball is coming. “If Sachin Tendulkar would have batted looking at the wicketkeeper, could he have scored a single run? […]

Kerala Christian leaders to campaign in Meghalaya

  Thiruvananthapuram : Christian leaders from Kerala are all set to campaign in Meghalaya which goes to polls on February 27 to elect a 60-member state Assembly. The leaders from Kerala who have been asked to begin campaigning in the Christian-majority northeastern state include former two-time Congress Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, senior legislator K.C. Joseph, […]

No development in Tripura under CPM ‘misrule’: Amit Shah

No development in Tripura under CPM ‘misrule’: Amit Shah

  New Delhi: BJP president Amit Shah today asserted that his party will form the next government in Tripura and said that development has suffered under the “misrule” of the CPM-led government in the state. “Next government in Tripura will be of the BJP. There is anger against the CPM government throughout the state, because […]