‘Absolutely Deplorable’ – Subramanian Swamy on Jayant Sinha garlanding convicts

‘Absolutely Deplorable’ – Subramanian Swamy on Jayant Sinha garlanding convicts

2018-07-08T11:09:03+00:00 On

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy termed as ‘absolutely deplorable’ the action of union minister Jayant Sinha garlanding eight men held guilty of lynching a Muslim trader. “What Jayant Sinha did was absolutely deplorable, and I would call it disgusting.. if somebody has been…

ANDHERI BRIDGE COLLAPSE: Shiv Sena MLA says Indian Railways prevents BMC from repairing bridge

ANDHERI BRIDGE COLLAPSE: Shiv Sena MLA says Indian Railways prevents BMC from repairing bridge

2018-07-03T11:33:24+00:00 On

Even as citizens blamed Shiv Sena-controlled Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation or BMC for the collapse of the railway overbridge near Andheri station today, the local Shiv Sena MLA has pointed out that Indian Railways does not allow BMC to carry out repair and…

Nikki Haley again urges India to respect religions and avoid “divisions”

Nikki Haley again urges India to respect religions and avoid “divisions”

2018-06-28T19:45:12+00:00 On

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley again urged India to ‘respect’ all religions so as to avoid ‘divisions’ within the country. Soon after arriving in India on Tuesday, Haley had emphasized ‘freedom of religion’ in a comment to the media….

Supreme Court removes immunity of ED official probing Aircel Maxis case

Supreme Court removes immunity of ED official probing Aircel Maxis case

2018-06-27T15:18:04+00:00 On

The Supreme Court bench of Justice Arun Mishra and Justice Sanjay Kaul has removed the ‘immunity’ enjoyed by Enforcement Directorate official Rajeshwar Singh and said the government can go ahead with any probe into his conduct, and remove him, if it wants…

Center gives ‘secret letter’ on ED official: Swamy alleges sabotage in Aircel-Maxis case

Center gives ‘secret letter’ on ED official: Swamy alleges sabotage in Aircel-Maxis case

2018-06-27T13:29:24+00:00 On

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has expressed suspicions of an ‘internal sabotage’ of the investigations into the so-called Aircel-Maxis scam, in which the accused include former finance minister P Chidambaram and son Karthi. “BJP government at Centre, judging by today proceedings on Aircel…

Omar Abdullah meets J&K Governor; sets off alliance speculation

Omar Abdullah meets J&K Governor; sets off alliance speculation

2018-06-19T20:41:39+00:00 On

Omar Abdullah, leader of National Conference party, is currently holding talks with Jammu & Kashmir governor N N Vohra, leading to speculation that a ‘mahagatbandhan’ or grand alliance of non-BJP parties could be on the cards. The PDP government in the state…

BJP’s J&K withdrawal a stunt aimed at 2019 elections – Bhim Singh

BJP’s J&K withdrawal a stunt aimed at 2019 elections – Bhim Singh

2018-06-19T15:37:46+00:00 On

Bhim Singh, a veteran of Jammu & Kashmir politics and the chief patron of National Panthers Party said the move by the BJP to withdraw from J&K government is a stunt to save their face on national level ahead of general elections….

BJP pulls out of PDP alliance in J&K over terrrorism, law and order

BJP pulls out of PDP alliance in J&K over terrrorism, law and order

2018-06-19T15:19:03+00:00 On

The Bharatiya Janata Party has pulled out of the ruling coaltion with People’s Democratic Party or PDP, days after prominent journalist Shujaat Bhukhari was gunned down by suspected terrorists. BJP spokesperson Ram Madhav pointed to three factors that prompted the party to…

Porn on Phone? You could go to prison for 3 years

Porn on Phone? You could go to prison for 3 years

2018-06-06T17:02:56+00:00 On

People carrying pornographic or other indecent material on their phones can end up getting prison terms of up to three years under a new law proposed by the ministry of women and child development headed by Maneka Gandhi. Under the ‘Indecent Representation…

BJP, Congress score self-goals in Kerala Chengannur bye-election

BJP, Congress score self-goals in Kerala Chengannur bye-election

2018-05-31T16:09:27+00:00 On

Both the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress Party in Kerala have reason to worry from the results of Chengannur bye-election conducted on Sunday. With nearly all votes in — including those from areas considered strongholds of Congress and BJP — the…