Opposition stages walkout of Lok Sabha after PM Modi’s address

  New Delhi: Opposition members, including those from the Congress, Trinamool Congress and the Left, on Wednesday staged a walk out of the Lok Sabha saying none of their questions ranging from Rafale deal to the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, have been answered by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The members walked out soon after Modi […]

Don’t have records of loans given to Vijay Mallya: FinMin to CIC

  New Delhi: The finance ministry has told the Central Information Commission (CIC) that it does not have information about the loans given to industrialist Vijay Mallya, prompting the transparency panel to remark that the response was “vague and not sustainable as per law”. Chief Information Commissioner RK Mathur, while hearing the matter of one […]

Law for pet dogs in Kerala in the offing, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan

  THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala government on Wednesday said it would seriously consider bringing in a comprehensive law for pet dogs, days after an old woman was mauled to death by two of them at Wayand district. “A comprehensive law is under consideration for pet dogs as there have been reports of increased attacks against people” Chief […]

AAP flays BJP-led govt in Goa over Kejriwal case

AAP flays BJP-led govt in Goa over Kejriwal case

  Panaji: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday accused the BJP-led government in Goa of pressuring election officials to file an FIR against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in connection with his bribery remarks. The Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) in Mapusa has issued a notice to Kejriwal, who is also AAP national convener, […]

Muslims should not stay in India: BJP MP Vinay Katiyar

  New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Vinay Katiyar on Wednesday stirred another controversy after he said that Muslims should not stay in India as the ‘community divided the country on the basis of population’. Speaking to a News agency, Katiyar said, “Muslims should not stay in India. They divided the nation on the […]

Have proof of how Cong looted India, they will pay for their sins: Modi

Have proof of how Cong looted India, they will pay for their sins: Modi

  New Delhi: Delivering Motion of Thanks to the President’s address at the start of the Budget session 2018, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said President Ram Nath Kovind’s address highlighted the work being done across the country and how India is progressing. The Prime Minister said Partition was result of Congress’ wrong policies. […]

Shortage of nearly 1,500 IAS officers in country: Govt

  New Delhi: There is a shortage of nearly 1,500 IAS officers in the country, the government said on Wednesday. Officers in position as on January 1, 2017, is 5,004 against the total authorised strength of 6,500 — vacancy of 1,496, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh said in a written reply to the […]

Kashmiri businessman released on bail

  ‘Why he was arrested when other accused have already been discharge’ New Delhi, Feb 7, CNS: A Delhi Court on Wednesday granted bail to Bilal Ahmad Kawa, who was arrested in the case of Red Fort attack 2000, sources said. A Patiala House Court granted bail to the Srinagar resident whose relatives had held […]