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  • Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Congress to make its stand clear on Digvijay Singh's remarks on Article 370 Jun 13, 2021 03:39 PM IST

    Ravi Shankar Prasad asks Congress to make its stand clear on Digvijay Singh's remarks on Article 370

    A row erupted on Saturday over Congress leader Digvijay Singh's comments in an audio chat on social media that his party will have a "relook" at Article 370 revocation and Jammu and Kashmir's lost statehood if it returns to power, with the BJP accusing him of spewing venom against India in "collaboration" with Pakistan.

  • CM Mamata Banerjee's Cabinet approves setting up of Legislative Council in West Bengal May 18, 2021 10:03 AM IST

    CM Mamata Banerjee's Cabinet approves setting up of Legislative Council in West Bengal

    Once the Legislative Council is set up, West Bengal will become the seventh Indian state to have a bicameral system of legislature.

  • Political Bazaar | Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Trends from Phase 6 May 12, 2019 03:13 PM IST

    Political Bazaar | Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Trends from Phase 6

    Sakshi Batra chats with CNN-News18's Executive Editor Bhupendra Chaubey and Moneycontrol’s Deputy Executive Editor Gaurav Choudhary.

  • PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to address public meetings in Telangana on April 1 Mar 31, 2019 03:59 PM IST

    PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to address public meetings in Telangana on April 1

    With just ten days left for polling, BJP president Amit Shah and party's other top leaders, including Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj and Nitin Gadkari, are also expected to campaign for the party nominees in coming days.

  • AIADMK, DMK protest over Cauvery; Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2:30 pm Dec 21, 2018 12:09 PM IST

    AIADMK, DMK protest over Cauvery; Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2:30 pm

    As soon as the House met, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu appealed to all members to cooperate in the smooth functioning of the House as discussion on several urgent matters as well as passage of important Bills were pending.

  • EC advances electoral rolls revision in Telangana Sep 09, 2018 05:32 PM IST

    EC advances electoral rolls revision in Telangana

    The Election Commission has decided to publish the final electoral rolls list on October 8.

  • Rahul dubs PM speech 'weak', Sonia calls it old rhetoric Jul 21, 2018 11:15 AM IST

    Rahul dubs PM speech 'weak', Sonia calls it old rhetoric

    Modi, in his speech, had said the Congress party had misused the no-confidence motions to spread instability in the country to ensure that the Gandhi family remains in power.

  • Maharashtra Land 'scam': Congress leader Chavan rules out apology, sharpens attack on BJP Jul 05, 2018 09:47 PM IST

    Maharashtra Land 'scam': Congress leader Chavan rules out apology, sharpens attack on BJP

    The land deal issue on Thursday rocked the legislative assembly, with the Congress members seeking resignation of Fadnavis and suspension of Question Hour.

  • Probe sought against Arvind Kejriwal for bribe remark during Goa polls Mar 02, 2018 10:25 AM IST

    Probe sought against Arvind Kejriwal for bribe remark during Goa polls

    A returning officer on Thursday requested a court here to order a police probe on his complaint against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over one of his statements made during the 2017 Goa Assembly election campaign.

  • Salaried class shouldn’t be paying taxes, says RSS-backed Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh Jan 11, 2018 08:05 AM IST

    Salaried class shouldn’t be paying taxes, says RSS-backed Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh

    Brijesh Upadhyay, general secretary of Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh, said salaried class employees shouldn’t be paying taxes. He said such a thing can be achieved if only best practices are followed.

  • INX media case: Enforcement Directorate summons Karti Chidambaram Jan 02, 2018 04:42 PM IST

    INX media case: Enforcement Directorate summons Karti Chidambaram

    ED had registered a case against him and others under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) in May 2017.

  • Govt may give 3-6 month extension for PAN-Aadhaar linkage, if SC rules in favour Dec 03, 2017 11:51 AM IST

    Govt may give 3-6 month extension for PAN-Aadhaar linkage, if SC rules in favour

    The government will give 3-6 months to link the biometric identifier Aadhaar with PAN in case the apex court rules in its favour, after which it may cancel all PANs that have not been linked, a senior official has said.

  • Those born with gold spoon mocking poor man's sweat: Modi on Rahul's tweet Nov 29, 2017 10:00 PM IST

    Those born with gold spoon mocking poor man's sweat: Modi on Rahul's tweet

    Hitting back at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi over his "sweat on forehead" tweet targeting him, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said those born with a "gold spoon" are now mocking the sweat of poor.

  • Opposition parties, other groups cannot defeat BJP in Gujarat: Anil Vij Nov 06, 2017 08:00 AM IST

    Opposition parties, other groups cannot defeat BJP in Gujarat: Anil Vij

    "Even if 100 dogs join hands, they cannot challenge a lion. BJP will win the Gujarat polls," tweeted Vij, an outspoken minister in the BJP-led government in Haryana, while referring to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "lion".

  • Congress turned Himchal into land of criminals: Yogi Adityanath Oct 30, 2017 08:28 AM IST

    Congress turned Himchal into land of criminals: Yogi Adityanath

    Canvassing for BJP candidates at Arki and Haroli, he said only crime and corruption increased under the rule of the Congress in Himachal.

  • I would have quit if forced to implement note ban: Chidambaram Oct 28, 2017 06:35 PM IST

    I would have quit if forced to implement note ban: Chidambaram

    He also targeted Modi over "hasty" implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and the bullet train project.

  • Ravi Shankar Prasad to strengthen BJP base in 5 Assam Lok Sabha seats Oct 26, 2017 10:52 PM IST

    Ravi Shankar Prasad to strengthen BJP base in 5 Assam Lok Sabha seats

    The party's leadership has delegated responsibility to some ministers and central leaders to finalise the strategy for the next Lok Sabha election in certain constituencies in the country which are represented by the Opposition parties at present, he said.

  • UP govt committed to investor friendly atmosphere: Yogi Adityanath Oct 24, 2017 08:21 AM IST

    UP govt committed to investor friendly atmosphere: Yogi Adityanath

    Interacting with the delegation, which visited the state under the aegis of US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF), Adityanath said, "To facilitate industrialists and investors, a single window system has been established, and it is being monitored by the Chief Minister's Office... The investors are being given investment-related information, facilities and permissions from one office itself."

  • Taj Mahal India's pride, BJP 'testing waters' ahead of polls: National Conference Oct 23, 2017 08:40 AM IST

    Taj Mahal India's pride, BJP 'testing waters' ahead of polls: National Conference

    "Those generating passions (by commenting) on historical monuments, including the Taj Mahal, are anti-national," NC provincial president Devender Singh Rana said.

  • BHU lathicharge: Rahul Gandhi takes dig at BJP's Beti Bachao Beti Padhao drive Sep 24, 2017 06:00 PM IST

    BHU lathicharge: Rahul Gandhi takes dig at BJP's Beti Bachao Beti Padhao drive

    The Banaras Hindu University (BHU) campus last night witnessed violence by students who were lathicharged by the police, in an ugly turn of a protest against an alleged eve- teasing incident.

  • States should have body to control private schools: Kushwaha Sep 23, 2017 06:30 PM IST

    States should have body to control private schools: Kushwaha

    Union minister of State for Human Resource Development Upendra Kushwaha said the CBSE has issued guidelines to schools to check any irregularity following the killing of a class II boy inside a toilet of a private school in Gurugram recently.

  • Tamil Nadu to set up Rs 2,350 crore solar photovoltaic power park Jun 29, 2017 07:04 PM IST

    Tamil Nadu to set up Rs 2,350 crore solar photovoltaic power park

    Chief Minister K Palaniswami made suo motu announcements using Tamil Nadu Assembly rule No 110, often used by former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to spell out her government's various initiatives and measures.

  • Maharashtra govt unveils Rs 34,000 crore loan waiver, 89 lakh farmers to benefit Jun 24, 2017 05:33 PM IST

    Maharashtra govt unveils Rs 34,000 crore loan waiver, 89 lakh farmers to benefit

    Making the announcement here, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said this was the "biggest" loan waiver scheme in the country.

  • Donald Trump realises India has been 'force for good' in world: US top official Jun 24, 2017 04:22 PM IST

    Donald Trump realises India has been 'force for good' in world: US top official

    "I think that it would be wrong to say that this administration has been ignoring or not focused on India," a senior administration official told reporters ahead of the two-day Modi visit from June 25.

  • Gains PM Modi makes on H1-B visa, Paris climate change deal at Trump summit to benefit China too: Report Jun 23, 2017 05:12 PM IST

    Gains PM Modi makes on H1-B visa, Paris climate change deal at Trump summit to benefit China too: Report

    "It will be interesting to see how Modi's visit to the US will influence the two countries' bilateral economic ties," an article in the state-run Global Times said.

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