07 May 2016
New Delhi: The Congress yesterday hailed the Supreme Court's ruling to allow floor test in the Uttarakhand assembly, terming it a 'victory of constitutional democracy'.
07 Jan 2016
Tripoli: A truck bomb attack on a police training centre in Libya's western city of Zliten has killed and wounded dozens of people, local media reports said today.
20 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi today mounted a sharp attack on the Prime Minister and the BJP in the wake of the Uttarakhand crisis, saying it has exposed the "true face of Modiji's BJP" and declared that the Congress would fight this "demagoguery with democracy".
11 May 2016
New Delhi/Dehradun: Congress leader Harish Rawat is all set to be reinstated as Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, over six weeks after he was ousted by the Centre, with the Supreme Court today putting its stamp of approval on the floor test in the Assembly yesterday.
02 May 2016
Dehradun: Noting that Harish Rawat's virtual admission of his presence in the sting CD which purportedly showed him negotiating a money deal to buy support of rebel MLAs amounted to his confession of the "crime", BJP in Uttarakhand today asked the ousted chief minister to give an answer to the people of Uttarakhand.
24 Feb 2016
Moscow: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad told Russian President Vladimir Putin today that his government was ready to assist in implementing a ceasefire in Syria, the Kremlin and the Syrian presidency said.
02 May 2016
Dehradun: Deposed Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, who had so far been insisting the sting CD of him was "fake", yesterday virtually accepted his presence in the video.
16 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today appealed people to have a dry Holi festival and save water in view of its shortage across the state even as directives have been issued to civic bodies to keep swimming pools shut till the commencement of monsoon.
22 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Delhi's water crisis was expected to ease partially after the army secured the Munak canal in Haryana which was vandalised by Jat community members agitating for job quota.
21 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Faced with cut in water supply from Haryana due to the Jat stir, the Delhi government announced closure of schools tomorrow as part of water rationing in the city to deal with the crisis.