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Kulbhushan Jadhav death row: Pak high commissioner Abdul Basit mobbed at Delhi

Chaos prevailed for some time at the end of a conference in New Delhi as several members of the media mobbed Pakistan high commissioner Abdul Basit and former foreign minister Khurshid Kasuri, forcing the envoy to make a hasty exit.


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Opposition, government join hands to ensure justice for Kulbhushan Jadhav

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said in Lok Sabha that the “Indian government will do everything possible to ensure justice for Kulbhushan Jadhav.” He also said that the government strongly condemns Pakistan’s decision to announce death sentence for Jadhav.


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Arrest warrant issued against Kejriwal over tweet against PM Modi

An Assam court has issued an arrest warrant against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal after he failed to appear before it in connection with a defamation case concerning his tweet on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


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Govt orders Air India to lift ban on Shiv Sena MP, Ravindra Gaikwad can fly

The aviation ministry on Friday ordered the Air India to immediately lift the two-week-old ban on grounded MP Ravindra Gaikwad. The airline complied with the order and now private airlines, which were waiting for AI's decision, will follow suit.


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BJP foundation day: PM Modi says party will continue working for poor,

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is celebrating its 37th foundation today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to congratulate party workers on the occasion and also thanked people for their support.


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SC says Jayalalithaa not to be declared convict in corruption case

J Jayalalithaa, former Tamil Nadu chief minister, will not be declared a convict in a corruption case, the Supreme Court said today, rejecting Karnataka's request.


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Jaitely defamation case: Jethmalani now ready to defend Kejriwal for free

Top lawyer Ram Jethmalani has come to the rescue of Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday, claiming that he will not charge the Delhi chief minister to defend him against finance minister Arun Jaitely's defamation lawsuit.


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Take action before people lose faith in EVMs: Congress to EC

The Congress on Sunday urged the Election Commission to discuss the matter of EVM tampering with all the political parties and take necessary step in the regard, before people lose their faith in the device altogether.


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Mulayam Singh accuses son Akhilesh Yadav of insulting him, says Modi was right

In a big setback for Akhilesh Yadav, his father and Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav has accused Akhilesh of insulting him during the run up to UP polls, adding on Saturday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was right when he had said that a son who was not loyal to his father couldn't be loyal to anyone else.


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AAP's NRI supporters want Sanjay Singh, Durgesh Pathak removed from PAC over

Upset with Aam Aadmi Party’s humiliating loss in the recent assembly polls despite their wholehearted support, party’s Punjabi supporters in foreign countries are seeking action against two key leaders of the party. The leaders are party’s Punjab affairs in-charge Sanjay Singh and organisation-building head Durgesh Pathak.


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SC refers triple talaq case to 5-judge constitutional bench; hearing to begin

The Supreme Court decided today that a five-judge constitution bench will rule on the constitutional validity of the practice of triple talaq, 'nikah halala' and polygamy among Muslims. The hearing will begin May 11.


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Appointment of Lokpal not feasible presently, Centre tells Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its verdict in a PIL seeking directions to the Centre to appoint Lokpal as per the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2013, as the government informed the court that Lokpal cannot be appointed until amendments are cleared by the parliament.


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Air India again cancels Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad's ticket

Air India is in no mood to relent as the airline has, for the second time in less than a week, refused to fly Ravindra Gaikwad, a Shiv Sena parliamentarian, who assaulted an airline manager last week, bragging, "I hit him with my slipper 25 times."


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MCD polls: Jolt for Kejriwal as AAP MLA joins BJP

After the humiliating defeat in Punjab and Goa Assembly elections, the Aam Aadmi Party has been dealt another blow right before the MCD elections to be held in Delhi soon.


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Why ban our MP when drunk Kapil Sharma was allowed to fly, asks Shiv Sena in

Comedian Kapil Sharma's drunken episode on a flight was raised in parliament today as the Shiv Sena defended its MP Ravindra Gaikwad, banned from flying most major airlines after he assaulted an Air India official with his slipper on Thursday.


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Aadhaar not mandatory for social schemes: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday said the unique identification number - Aadhaar card - cannot be made mandatory for availing benefits under social welfare schemes.


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What do you make of PM Modi-Mulayam Singh Yadav bonhomie at UP CM oath taking?

Lucknow: It was interesting to watch how warmly Samajwadi Party Patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav and Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted each other at the oath taking ceremony of Yogi Adityanath who became the new chief minister of Uttar Pradesh today.


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Rajya Sabha disrupted as Digvijaya Singh raises objections over Goa Governor's

The Rajya Sabha was disrupted on Friday when Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh alleged that Goa Governor Mridula Sinha committed ‘gross constitutional impropriety’ in the light of the BJP forming a coalition government in the state.


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Arvind Kejriwal questions Punjab election results, alleges tampering of EVMs

Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal today raised questions about the Electronic voting machines in the Punjab assembly polls, saying 20 per cent to 25 per cent of AAP votes were transferred to the Akali-BJP coalition which was in power in the state.


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Assembly Election Results 2017 Live: In early trends, BJP winning majority in

Update: As of 9.35 AM, early trnds show that BJP is winning majority in UP as it is leading on 216 seats while SP-Congress combine is leading on 64 seats.


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Kejriwal is a cunning ambitious fraud, no different from Modi: Markandey Katju

Former Press Council of India (PCI) chief Markandey Katju on Friday once again stirred a controversy by calling Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal a 'cunning ambitious fraud with nothing in his head'.


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Confident of GST breakthrough, PM Modi calls for constructive debate as budget

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hoped for a GST breakthrough and called for a constructive debate seeking Opposition's support in passing several pending bills as Parliament convened for the second leg of the Budget Session.


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Arvind Kejriwal is obsessed with me, says Robert Vadra

Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of the Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, on Thursday responded to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's "Vadra will eat him alive" remark.


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Lucknow encounter: Why suspected terrorist was not captured alive, Congress

A day after a suspected terrorist was gunned down in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress Party on Thursday, while raising question on the Centre’s security arrangement in the country, asked why the terrorist was not captured alive.


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Babri case: SC could revive conspiracy charges against Advani, Joshi, Bharti

The Supreme Court on Monday indicated that it may examine reviving conspiracy charges against top BJP leaders such as L.K. Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Uma Bharti in the Babri Masjid demolition case.


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Facing arrest for rape, absconding UP minister Gayatri Prajapati gets no relief

In a big setback for Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prajapati, the Supreme Court today rejected his petition seeking stay on his arrest in a rape case.


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Rahul Gandhi accuses PM Modi of betraying country's farmers and youth

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of waiving off loans of 50 rich families of the country, while betraying the farmers and the youth.


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Gautam Gambhir comes out in support of Gurmehar Kaur, blasts those mocking her

Breaking rank literally, Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday become the first sports personality to come out in support of Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur over the views she expressed through her Facebook posts, which got her embroiled in a huge controversy.


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Randeep Hooda responds to criticism of him supporting Virender Sehwag's reply

Actor Randeep Hooda was criticised by many Twitter users after he laughed at Virender Sehwag's "I did not score two triple hundreds, my bat did" post which came soon after Gurmehar Kaur's 'Pakistan did not kill my dad, war killed him' post.


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'Not afraid of ABVP'- Kargil martyr's daughter starts social media campaign

Days after Delhi University's Ramjas college saw violent clashes, a Lady Sri Ram College student who is a Kargil martyr's daughter has initiated a social media campaign, "I am not scared of ABVP", which has gone viral.


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