17 Apr 2014
Srinagar: Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday hit out at the Congress for including the demand for a Union Territory status to Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, saying that such a move will not only divide the state but dilute its special status as well.
02 Apr 2014
Srinagar: Expressing concern over "misuse" of religious places by political parties for electoral gains, a Sikh outfit in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday appealed Election Commission of India to direct the state election authorities not to allow "exploitation of people" by invoking religion.
12 Apr 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: The Thiruvanathapuram zoo has become the fourth zoological park in the country to have anacondas, the longest and heaviest snake variety.
26 Mar 2014
Amritsar: Punjab police arrested a person acting as a spy for Pakistani agencies and recovered photographs of restricted areas, restricted army manuals and a hand-made sketch of military installations, an official said on Wednesday.
12 Apr 2014
Barmer (Rajasthan): BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday stressed on the development of infrastructure in Rajasthan for gas and petroleum, saying there is immense potential which can give the country new strength and make the state the ‘pride of India’.
27 Feb 2014
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday said his call for a shutdown in Bihar on March 2 is in line with Mahatma Gandhi's ideology, adding that it will be a daylong 'Satyagraha' to protest the denial of special category status to his state.
11 Apr 2014
Guwahati: The Election Commission has served a show cause notice to All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) leader Maulana Badruddin Ajmal over a controversial statement he made against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) recently, a statement said on Friday.
05 Mar 2014
Cuttack: Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said that Odisha does not have any ‘special disadvantage’ to get special category status and the state should focus on ‘other windows’ to get more assistance from the Centre.
01 Apr 2014
Kolkata: Claiming that the Trinamool Congress will spread its roots across India within the next six months, party chief Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday accused the Congress, CPI-M and BJP of being hand in glove in West Bengal.
02 Mar 2014
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday sat on 'Satyagraha' (dharna) in front of Mahatma Gandhi's bust at Gandhi Maidan as part of the JD (U) day-long 'Bihar bandh' to protest the Centre's "discriminatory" attitude toward Bihar and vowed to get special status for the state.