Shiv Sena slams BJP for starting election politics in Kashmir

  Mumbai, Jun 26: Slamming the BJP for pulling out of the alliance government in Jammu and Kashmir, the Shiv Sena Tuesday said people are tired of the party’s “conspiracies” and that it needs lessons in speaking the truth. It also accused the BJP of again starting “election politics” in the northern state. It was […]

Monsoon on move, may hit north India this weekend

Monsoon on move, may hit north India this weekend

NEW DELHI: The monsoon marched into more parts of central India on Sunday, registering movement for the second consecutive day after it had remained stalled for 11 days. Met officials expect the advance to continue, with the rain-bearing system now looking likely to cover parts of north India, including Delhi, by June 29 to July […]

PM Modi breaks security protocol to meet Atal Bihari Vajpayee at AIIMS

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday night paid a surprise visit to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi to meet former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who is since 11 June admitted at the premier hospital. Vajpayee, a nonagenarian is suffering from chest congestion, kidney tract infection, and […]

No More Delhi Trees To Be Cut Till July 4, Says High Court

A controversial project that requires the cutting of 17,000 trees in Delhi to make way for government officers’ houses and a commercial complex was put on hold by the High Court today. “Has the tree-cutting been approved by the green tribunal,” the court questioned as it put off the project till July 4, the next […]

Four reasons why Indira Gandhi declared Emergency

Four reasons why Indira Gandhi declared Emergency

“The President has proclaimed Emergency. There is nothing to panic about.” The words of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi blared from the All India Radio in the wee hours of June 26. The nation, on the receiving end of this piece of news, was as unsuspecting of it as were Gandhi’s Cabinet ministers who had been […]

Swara Bhaskar, Vishal Dadlani defend Sushma Swaraj against trolls

Bollywood celebrities Swara Bhaskar and Vishal Dadlani have spoken out for External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who has faced trolls over a row involving the issue of passports to an inter-faith couple in Uttar Pradesh.“I was out of India from 17th to 23rd June. I do not know what happened in my absence. However, I […]

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