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Corruption in AAP? Founder member claims was asked to pay Rs 50 lakh for ticket

In a huge blow to the reputation of Aam Aadmi Party in poll-bound Punjab, Paviter Singh, one of the five AAP national council members from Punjab, claims that the party's state affairs in-charge, Sanjay Singh, and national...


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Chidambaram blames PDP-BJP govt for Kashmir unrest; says Modi 'exacerbated'

Senior Congress leader and former Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday blamed the PDP-BJP government for the unrest in Kashmir Valley, also saying that the statements of Prime Minister Narendra Modi have...


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I am a VIP: Odisha minister on why security officer was tying his shoelaces

Odisha cabinet minister Jogendra Behera's personal security officer (PSO) was seen tying his shoelaces during Independence Day celebration in Keonjhar on Monday, which invited loud criticism. The incident occurred...


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769 gold pots worth Rs 186 crore missing from Kerala's Padmanabhaswamy temple

Thiruvananthapuram: In a shocking disclosure, a report submitted to the Supreme Court shows that 769 gold pots, valued approximately at Rs 186 crore, are missing from Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.


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Zakir Naik aides Arshi Qureshi and Rizwan Khan booked by Mumbai Police

In what appears to be fresh trouble for televangelist Zakir Naik, Mumbai Police has registered a case for forceful conversion and radicalisation against his aides Arshi Qureshi and Rizwan Khan. The two are...


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Gau Raksha Dal chief booked in Punjab

Launching a crackdown on pseudo cow vigilantes, the Patiala Police on Monday filed an FIR against 'Gau Raksha Dal' chief Satish Kumar in connection with a social media video showing organisation members brutally...


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Gangster Nayeem killed in police encounter in Telangana

A most wanted gangster Nayeem was on Monday killed in police encounter in Telangana's Mahbubnagar district. Reports say that Nayeem was shot dead in Shadnagar town, 60 km from the state capital of Hyderabad...


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Delhi HC holds Lt. Governor as administrative head, AAP govt to move SC

The Delhi High Court today delivered a big blow to the Aam Aadmi Party government's fight for Statehood for Delhi and control of power with the Union government, as it held that National Capital Territory continues to...


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British-era bridge on Mumbai-Goa highway collapses; 2 dead, 20 missing

Incessant rain and flooding took its toll on a British-era bridge on Mumbai-Goa highway which collapsed early this morning. So far two bodies have been found and over 20 are feared missing after the bridge collapsed...


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Gurgaon traffic: Commuters stranded as auto, taxi drivers blame Kejriwal govt

Despite the end of the three-day auto and taxi strike in Delhi, commuters travelling to Gurgaon and vice versa are having a nightmarish time due to massive traffic jam on the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway on Friday...


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AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan gets bail

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party MLA from Delhi's Okhla constituency, Amanatullah Khan was granted bail by the sessions court today. Khan was arrested on July 24 by the Delhi Police on charges of threatening a woman...


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BJP trying to cripple Delhi with LG backing: Kejriwal

New Delhi: On Wednesday, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal accused LG Najeeb Jung of colluding with BJP to "cripple" the city as a section of the autorickshaw unions staged a hunger strike in front of his...


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Curfew lifted in most parts of Kashmir

Curfew was lifted on Tuesday from all parts of Kashmir, except South Kashmir, after 17 days of unrest in the Valley in which 48 people were killed in violent clashes following killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan...


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I quit Rajya Sabha as was told to stay away from Punjab: Sidhu

New Delhi: BJP leader and cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu said on Monday that he quit the Rajya Sabha because he was asked to stay far away from Punjab - which goes to the polls next year...


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AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan arrested for threatening a woman

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA from Delhi's Okhla constituency, Amanatullah Khan, was arrested today by the Delhi Police on charges of threatening a woman. An FIR was registered in the matter on July 19 in which...


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Shocker! Delhi poor patient free bed scam got worse after AAP government

In a shocking revelation made in an RTI application response, turns out the "free beds for poor patients scam" running in Delhi hospitals has become worse since the Aam Aadmi Party came to power in the...


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Zakir Naik: Ready to return whenever govt wants

Controversial preacher Zakir Naik has said he is ready to return to India "whenever the government or the agencies want me". Last week, Naik had cited "travel plans" to say that he would come to India only next year...


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Suspicious bag found on Dubai-Amritsar flight

Amritsar: On Thursday morning, an unclaimed bag caused bomb scarce at Amritsar's Sri Guru Ramdas International airport. There was panic after an unclaimed baggage was recovered from Dubai-Amritsar flight upon landing here...


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BSP workers hold massive protest in Lucknow, demand arrest of BJP's Dayashankar

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party workers on Thursday are staging a massive protest before the Ambedkar statue in Hazratganj area in Lucknow, demanding immediate arrest of former Uttar Pradesh BJP vice-president...


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Dalit anger erupts in Gujarat; Rahul, Kejriwal to visit Una

The beating of a group of Dalits by a vigilante cow protection group in Gujarat's Una last week for allegedly killing a cow, has left the state government grappling to contain a violent backlash while both the opposition...


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Geelani asks UN to intervene in J&K

Srinagar: Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has written a letter to the United Nations and heads of several Western and Muslim countries seeking their intervention in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of...


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Arvind Kejriwal cleans dishes at Golden Temple as apology

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is leaving no stone unturned to ensure a victory in upcoming Punjab elections even if it requires him to clean dishes. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader scrubbed dishes at...


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Kashmir unrest: Curfew imposed ahead of Friday prayers

Srinagar: Apprehending fresh violence in the Kashmir Valley where 36 people have died and over 3,100 injured in clashes following the killing of Hizbul militant Burhan Wani last week, authorities announced curfew...


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Wing Commander Pooja Thakur sues Indian Air Force

New Delhi: Wing Commander Pooja Thakur, who had the honor of leading the Guard of Honour during US President Barack Obama's visit last year, has taken the Indian Air Force (IAF) to the Armed Forces Tribunal after being...


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Owaisi's AIMIM barred from contesting Maharashtra civic polls

Mumbai: Hyderabad-based leader Asaduddin Owaisi's party the All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) has been barred from contesting civic body elections in Mumbai as it has been derecognized as a political...


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BJP left red-faced as SC reinstates Congress govt in Arunachal Pradesh

A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court on Wednesday unanimously quashed Arunachal Pradesh Governor J.P. Rajkhowa's decision to advance the Assembly session from January 14, 2016 to December 16, 2015, a move which...


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Zakir Naik given clean chit by Maharashtra SID; no arrest on return to India

The Maharashtra State Intelligence Department (SID) has reportedly given a clean chit to controversial televangelist Zakir Naik, saying there is simply no case to be made out against the Islamic preacher for now...


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Kashmir unrest: Angry protesters block roads to prevent movement of security

Srinagar: Kashmir valley continues to reel under the violent aftermath of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani's killing. "The protesters have erected barricades in the narrow roads inside the colonies and mohallas to prevent...


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Hizbul chief Burhan Wani's death: 11 killed, 126 injured during violent clashes

Srinagar: Kashmir became literally a battle zone on Saturday after the gunning down of militant commander Burhan Wani. Widespread mob violence and clashes left 11 people dead and 126, including 96 security forces...


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Hizbul's Burhan Wani killed; curfew in Srinagar, Amarnath Yatra suspended

Srinagar: Burhan Muzaffar Wani, a 22-year-old commander of the terror group Hizbul Mujahideen, was killed in an operation on Friday in a big breakthrough for security forces. Curfew has been imposed in large parts of...


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