The Maharashtra government, if required, will approach the Supreme Court against the Bombay High Court's decision of striking down of "unconstitutional sections" of Maharashtra Animals Preservation (Amendment) Act, Chief Minister...
06 May 2016, 5.36 pm | Source: PTI
Mounting attack on Congress, the government today said the previous UPA government had "done everything" to help AgustaWestland bag the chopper deal and asserted that the main beneficiaries of the kickbacks will be tracked so that...
06 May 2016, 4.38 pm | Source: PTI
The Supreme Court today ordered a floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly on May 10 when sacked Chief Minister Harish Rawat will seek a vote of confidence during which the nine disqualified Congress MLAs may be able to vote if the Hig...
06 May 2016, 3.56 pm | Source: PTI
"Today Congress is demonstrating outside the Parliament and levelling allegations against us. This is ridiculous and they have no moral right to say this (allegation against the NDA Government)," Naidu told reporters on the sideli...
06 May 2016, 3.50 pm | Source: PTI
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said in the Lok Sabha that former Air chief S P Tyagi and Gautam Khaitan, both accused in the case, are "small people" who "simply washed their hands in a flowing ganga (of corruption)" and that t...
06 May 2016, 2.26 pm | Source: PTI
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi were taken into custody along with Sonia Gandhi, who predicted that the Government's days were numbered the way it was functioning.
06 May 2016, 1.54 pm | Source: PTI
Addressing the party's 'Save Democracy' rally here, the Congress Vice President also hit out at the Modi government over imposition of President's Rule in Uttarkhand saying it was dislodging elected governments.
06 May 2016, 12.50 pm | Source: PTI
"Do not make the mistake of thinking that the Congress party is weak. We will not allow democratic institutions to be weakened or destroyed," she said at a 'Save Democracy' rally held by the party at Jantar Mantar here, before the...
06 May 2016, 12.12 pm | Source: PTI
Leaders of the Congress, including Sonia Gandhi and party vice president Rahul Gandhi, are marching to Parliament from Jantar Mantar in a show of strength.
06 May 2016, 10.50 am | Source: CNBC-TV18
West Bengal on Thursday wrapped up its final phase of voting where 25 constituencies had gone to poll. The poll results will come out on May 19. But this is going to be after Tamil Nadu goes to polls on May 16.
05 May 2016, 10.40 pm | Source: CNBC-TV18
A day after high-voltage debate on AgustaWestland issue, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy was today targeted in Rajya Sabha by Congress members who wanted to know how he got access to sensitive and secret files of CBI and ED and whet...
05 May 2016, 5.38 pm | Source: PTI
Polling began this morning in the sixth and last phase of Assembly election in the two districts of East Midnapore and Coochbehar amidst strict security.
05 May 2016, 8.38 am | Source: PTI
A total of Rs 63.33 crore has been disbursed to affected people whose properties got damaged during pro quota Jat agitation in February.
04 May 2016, 8.20 pm | Source: PTI
Since Independence, residents of border enclaves in Cooch Behar district will be able to exercise their franchise, due to the formal inclusion of the enclaves in the Indian territory last year.
04 May 2016, 2.44 pm | Source: PTI
Manohar Parrikar will be placing all facts along with the detailed chronology about the controversial AgustaWestland chopper deal before Parliament on Wednesday, amid a row over blacklisting of the company and graft allegations.
04 May 2016, 11.53 am | Source: NEWS18.com
Congress today virtually dismissed reports that Rahul Gandhi would be projected as the party's CM candidate in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh, stating that he is the leader of Congress all over the country.
03 May 2016, 9.42 pm | Source: PTI
"Ever since names of some Congress leaders have surfaced in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, they are making irresponsible statements out of fear. They are trying hard to divert people's attention from the main issue," state BJP u...
03 May 2016, 7.26 am | Source: PTI
Seeking to put the government in a tight spot, the Opposition Congress demanded a thorough discussion on the alleged GSPC scam, when Narendra Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat.
03 May 2016, 7.26 am | Source: PTI
While the government said CAG reports are examined by Public Accounts Committees (PACs) of state assemblies and there was no convention to discuss those in Parliament, Deputy Chairman P J Kurien said their notice seeking a discuss...
02 May 2016, 12.20 pm | Source: PTI
The demand comes even as the Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday that he will place all facts along with the detailed chronology about the controversial chopper deal before Parliament on May 4.
02 May 2016, 11.39 am | Source: NEWS18.com
"India has launched seven satellites to augment the GPS system. With the kind of politics going on in our country and massive work being done, it came to our mind that let's name it (the solar-powered boat project) after Pandit De...
02 May 2016, 7.32 am | Source: PTI
Taking potshots at Modi's flagship 'Make in India' campaign, Chavan said, "Modi ji should first love India and live in India, and then he should say Make In India." He was addressing a gathering of railway officials and employees ...
02 May 2016, 7.32 am | Source: PTI
Without naming the Nehru-Gandhi family by name, the Prime Minister recalled that after the launch of seven satellites recently, "we felt a desire to name these after Deen Dayal Upadhyay and Shayma Prasad Mukherjee.
02 May 2016, 7.30 am | Source: PTI
Till 1 PM, voter turnout of 59.83 percent was recorded from Hooghly district, 58.24 percent in South 24 Parganas while Kolkata South had the lowest turnout with 46.35 percent.
30 Apr 2016, 3.46 pm | Source: PTI
Till 11 AM, voter turnout of 36.97 percent was recorded from Hooghly district, 39.81 percent in South 24 Parganas while Kolkata South had the lowest turnout with 32.58 percent.
30 Apr 2016, 1.36 pm | Source: PTI
Close to 20 percent voters exercised their franchise in the first two hours of polling for the fifth and penultimate phase of West Bengal Assembly polls on April 30, in which a number of heavyweights including Chief Minister Mamat...
30 Apr 2016, 12.10 pm | Source: PTI
The BJP MP said today that he will also seek breach of privilege proceedings against Leader of the Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad for "falsely" saying that the UPA government had blacklisted Finmeccanica, the manufacturer of AgustaWe...
29 Apr 2016, 10.56 am | Source: PTI
Janata Dal (U) today raised the issue of Panama Papers in the Lok Sabha today as it alleged that the government had come to power on the promise of bringing back black money,
28 Apr 2016, 8.16 pm | Source: PTI
Expunging Swamy's reference to the Constitution of another country that triggered vociferous protests from Congress members, Deputy Chairman P J Kurien also ordered media not to report the remarks.
28 Apr 2016, 1.00 pm | Source: PTI
On Wednesday, there was high drama in the Rajya Sabha as BJP MP Subramanian Swamy took the Congress president's name in connection with the chopper scam. Facing fierce attack from the BJP, Sonia was forced to break her silence.
28 Apr 2016, 12.17 pm | Source: NEWS18.com