Category: updates

Kapil Mishra to hold exhibition of documents related to Delhi govt

During their anti-corruption movement days, Kejriwal and social activist Anna Hazare used to invoke the concept of ‘Right to Recall’ a government or any elected representative in case they were found to be not performing.

Presidential polls: Sonia Gandhi to constitute committee, says Lalu Prasad Yadav

Lalu Prasad Yadav met Sonia Gandhi on Sunday.

After Uzma, Hyderabad couple pleads Sushma Swaraj to save daughter stuck in Pakistan

According to the couple, a Pakistani national, Mohammed Younus, had cheated their daughter and married her while working in Oman.

Delhi cops hunt for kidney racket middleman in Hyderabad

The Delhi Police team is carrying out raids in Hyderabad for a middleman who used to scout for needy families looking for kidney donors.

Kerala govt considers law to counter Centre’s cattle ban

Minister for Local Administration K T Jaleel said the government would consider formulating a new legislation to overcome the Centre’s cattle ban.

CBSE class XII result: Girls fare much better than boys, pass percentage dips

Noida Girl Raksha Gopal emerged as national topper.

‘Political immaturity’ led J&K into era of uncertainty: Cong

Both the ruling coalition partners in J&K are, today, totally cut off from the people and the public living in whole Kashmir valley is being treated like people of some enemy country,” former minister and J&K Congress general secretary Majid Wani said here.

Hoardings in Kanpur project Modi as ‘modern day Dhritarashtra’

Hoardings projecting Prime Minister Narendra Modi as ‘modern day Dhritarashtra’ have been put up in the city in which the Congress has targeted the BJP government at the Centre on its third anniversary.

Row over public slaughter of calf by Ker Youth Cong workers

Police today booked some Youth Congress activists who allegedly publicly butchered a calf to protest the Centre’s ban on sale of cattle for slaughtering, as the incident drew flak from various quarters.

Loan waiver can’t address issue of farmer suicides in Vidarbha

A loan waiver can give relief to some extent but it cannot address the issue of farmer suicides in Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region, Union minister Nitin Gadkari today said.

Need to make India defence manufacturing hub: Jaitley

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today batted for making India a defence manufacturing hub, saying it is essential to deal with various security challenges like insurgency effectively.

Massive waste management campaign to be launched in 4000

A massive waste management campaign will be launched in 4000 cities across the country on June 5, the World Environment Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced today.

Mining contract row: CM looking into the matter, says Cong

The Congress today said Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh is looking into the allegation that state minister Rana Gurjit Singh acquired mines through “benaami transactions” and assured that the government is committed to uphold the trust reposed in it by the people.

Was there a second assassin of Gandhi: PIL in SC questions

Was the investigation into the murder of Mahatma Gandhi represents the biggest cover-up in the history of India and was there any basis to blame Vinayak Damodar Savarkar for his death?

BJP govt has failed to deliver on promises: Mahila Cong Chief

All India Mahila Congress President Shoba Oza today accused the NDA government at the Centre of failure to deliver its poll promises and urged the party cadres to work towards “uprooting” it.

BJP-led NDA govt failed on all fronts, ‘achche din’ yet to

The Narendra Modi government “mishandled” sensitive matters like internal security and Kashmir issue, the Congress leader said and questioned the country’s foreign policy towards Pakistan and China.