16 September 2014The BJP today suffered a major blow in in the Assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat,the states it had swept in the Lok Sabha polls four months ago, losing 13 of the 24 seats held by it.
16 September 2014Congress today termed the results of Assembly bypolls, in which BJP suffered major reverses, as "good omen" for the securlar forces and said it should ring alarm bells in the saffron party as people have rejected the "politics of polarisation".
16 September 2014The Delhi High Court today dismissed a PIL seeking court-monitored CBI probe into various land deals allegedly entered into by Robert Vadra firms, saying the alleged "illegal transactions" have taken place "beyond the territorial jurisdiction of this Court".
16 September 2014E-rickshaws will have top speed of 25 km an hour and carry a maximum of four passengers, a draft notification said today so as to provide legal status to these vehicles which were banned by the Delhi High Court on ...
16 September 2014Amidst critical review of his government's 100-day performance and reverses in by-polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hit out at his detractors saying they will take time to understand his work and his style of functioning.
16 September 2014Angry passengers on board a PIA flight stopped former interior minister Rehman Malik and a Hindu lawmaker of the ruling PML-N from boarding the plane, accusing them of causing over two hours of delay.
16 September 2014After BJP suffered a major blow in the politically-crucial state of Uttar Pradesh, its MP Yogi Adityanath today blamed the Samajwadi Party government for not allowing him to campaign for the bypolls in 11 Assembly seats.
16 September 2014A day after a sitting Congress MLA and local SDM reportedly indulged in a verbal spat at a meeting here, opposition Congress today asked the Punjab government to direct its officers to pay respect to the elected representatives.
16 September 2014Maharashtra unit of Congress today said by-election results from Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan today were a morale-booster for the party cadre, and would also lead to speedy finalisation of seats-sharing deal with the NCP for the coming assembly elections in ...
16 September 2014Senior BJD leader and Odisha MLA Pravat Kumar Tripathy was today interrogated by CBI in connection with the chit-fund scam, while the ruling party sought to wash its hands off saying Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik would not tolerate any corruption.
16 September 2014With Modi and Xi, considered as two very ‘strong leaders’ in their respective countries, India and China may surprise many of the sceptics by breaking new ground to flag off a new relationship
14 September 2014'My apprehension is that Hinduism is somehow changing its benign face because, and only because it is believed and proudly proclaimed by a few (and not contradicted by those at the top): that it is because of their faith and ...