22 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Hitting out at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi over the land acquisition policy, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said lakhs of acres of land were acquired during UPA regime without four-time compensation or any social impact study.
05 Aug 2015
Patna: The Bihar legislative Assembly today passed a legislation incorporating a provision making it mandatory for candidates contesting panchayat polls in Bihar to have toilets at their houses.
22 Sep 2015
New Delhi: A political row broke out over RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's call for review of reservation policy with BJP opposing it and distancing itself from its ideological mentor and shared the stand taken by Bihar-based parties which said reservation in India is a 'settled issue'.
24 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Gold surged by Rs 310 to trade at over two-week high of Rs 26,850 per ten grams at the bullion market today, tracking a firming trend overseas amidst increased buying by jewellers and retailers, driven by ongoing wedding season demand.
19 Sep 2015
Seoul: South Korea's opposition parties today expressed concern about a revived militarism in Japan after its Upper House enacted a controversial security legislation pushed by the Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
18 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Having weathered many political storms since it was founded by Bal Thackeray to take up the cause of 'regional identity' in 1966, Shiv Sena faces the challenge of positioning itself as 'numero uno' in Maharashtra again as it will turn 50 tomorrow. The party was founded on June 19, 1966 in Mumbai.
21 Sep 2015
Patna: LJP president Ram Vilas Paswan's son-in-law Anil Kumar Sadhu broke down today with tears rolling down his cheeks, a day after he raised a banner of revolt against him over denial of ticket for the upcoming Bihar Assembly elections.
18 Sep 2015
Hyderabad: Former India wicket-keeper Syed Kirmani on Friday said the days of ten-overs-a-side contest making a foray into international cricket is not far away as it would make the game even more interesting.
26 Aug 2015
Hisar(Punjab): A local court has directed the police to start probe into a sedition case registered against MNS chief Raj Thackeray here three years ago while dismissing police's plea of cancellation of the FIR since the speech over which the case was registered was made in Maharasthra.
18 Sep 2015
Islamabad: For the second time this week, Pakistan today summoned India's Deputy High Commissioner here and lodged a protest over killing of three Pakistani civilians in alleged firing by Indian troops across the LoC.