AAP-L-G standoff in Delhi ends: Arvind Kejriwal’s theory that he’s victim of very system he serves finds no takers

AAP-L-G standoff in Delhi ends: Arvind Kejriwal’s theory that he’s victim of very system he serves finds no takers

Of the many predictable things about Arvind Kejriwal’s dharna at the residence of Delhi lieutenant-governor Anil Baijal, perhaps the most predictable is its timing. It was expected that in the run-up to the 2019 general elections, Kejriwal and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) would pull off some stunt to divert the attention of Delhi residents from […]

UK student visas: Britain says India excluded from list of countries offered easier norms because of Indian ‘overstayers’

NEW DELHI: Sukhpal Singh Khaira, the Aam Aadmi Party leader in Punjab seen to have crossed the line when he supported a referendum for creating Khalistan, today finally got a tongue lashing from his party. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal refused to meet AAP’s top leader from Punjab and left it to his deputy Manish Sisodia […]

Rohith Vemula’s mother used by Opposition for political gain, says BJP; she denies claim

The BJP on Wednesday accused Opposition parties of playing “low-level politics” over Rohit Vemula’s death after a report claimed that the Dalit scholar’s mother slammed the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) for making “false promises”. “Indian Union Muslim League made fake promises to provide them (Rohith Vemula’s family) Rs 20 lakh and asked them to […]

Sterlite moves Madras HC for restoration of power supply

  Two days after government trucks began removal of sulphuric leakages from the factory, the Vedanta-owned Sterlite has approached the High Court seeking a restoration of power supply.According to a report in The New Indian Express, General Manager(Legal) of the Vedanta Group has filed an 18-page petition with the Madurai bench of the Madras High […]

DU First Cut Off List Highlights: Increase In Humanities Cut Off Likely

NEW DELHI: Several Delhi University (DU) colleges has released the first cut off list for admission to undergraduate courses. Gargi College, Kirori Mal College, Aurobindo College (Evening) and Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) have released their first cut off lists. Based on the cut off for St. Stephens, it can be predicted that the […]

Rahul Gandhi’s transformation over the years

Rahul Gandhi’s transformation over the years

A once reluctant politician who’s now firmly in the driver’s seat of the party, Congress president Rahul Gandhi turns 48 on Tuesday. On the occasion here’s a lookback at the Congress leader’s life with images from various points of his life. Rahul was born on June 19, 1970, and is the firstborn of Rajiv Gandhi […]

Activist Piyush Manush arrested, he was against expansion of Salem airport

Activist Piyush Manush arrested, he was against expansion of Salem airport

A day after actor Mansoor Ali Khan was detained by the Salem police in Chennai, Salem- based environmental activist Piyush Manush was arrested on Monday evening. Piyush Manush has been protesting the expansion of the Salem airport as well as the proposed eight-lane Chennai-Salem expressway. Salem Superintendent of Police Georgy George confirmed the arrest to […]