01 Oct 2014
Coimbatore: The violence and subsequent law and order situation in Tamil Nadu following the conviction of Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case did not warrant imposition of President's Rule, Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries Pon Radhakrishnan said on Tuesday.
11 Aug 2014
New Delhi: With Rahul Gandhi’s uproar in the Lok Sabha over the demand of a discussion on the recent spate in communal incidents in the nation still fresh in minds, the Lower House will hold a discussion on the Communal Violence Bill today. All eyes will be set on the Congress vice president and his course of action on the issue in the Parliament.
09 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Recently in news for storming to the Well of Lok Sabha to demand discussion on communal violence incidents, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has again courted controversy after he said on Saturday that the communal conflicts in Uttar Pradesh were ‘engineered’.
30 Sep 2014
New York: Five Indian-Americans have been named among the 400 richest people in US by Forbes, a list topped by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates for the 21st year in a row with a net worth of USD 81 billion.
29 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Moving to weed out archaic laws, government has identified at least 323 Acts to be repealed and bills in this regard would be pushed during the next session of Parliament.
29 Sep 2014
New York: Showering effusive praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former US President Bill Clinton on Monday said no one else before him had "knowledge and votes" to build a national economy, as the Clinton couple met the Indian leader here.
27 Sep 2014
Chennai: Violence broke out in several parts of Tamil Nadu on Saturday after Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was convicted in a graft case with angry AIADMK supporters indulging in stone pelting and arson and forcing closure of shops.
27 Sep 2014
New Delhi: UNICEF has launched a campaign to stop violence against children in the country with some big names from the sports and entertainment fields coming forward to support it.
07 May 2014
New Delhi: Minorities Affairs Minister K Rahman Khan has blamed the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for stalling the Communal Violence Bill and stopping it from becoming a law before the Lok Sabha elections.
10 Sep 2014
Muzaffarnagar: The Special Investigation Team (SIT), which is probing the Muzaffarnagar riots, has been directed by the Inspector General of Meerut Zone to complete its investigation within next 45 days.