Kejriwal meets PM, discusses Delhi riots and Coronavirus

New Delhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed the situation of the National Capital after the recent violence left 47 dead besides preventive measures taken against deadly Coronavirus.After the meeting that took place on the Parliament prem

Modi calls on BJP MPs to contribute towards creating communal harmony in country

New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called upon BJP MPs to contribute towards creating communal harmony in the country and pointed out that this was indispensable for national interest.Mr Modi made this call while addressing party parliamentary meeting held in the Library Building of

Sexual abuse case: SC negates plea challenging bail to Chinmayanand

New Delhi, The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to cancel bail granted by Allahabad High Court to BJP leader Chinmayanand in a sexual abuse case. A bench, comprising Justices Ashok Bhushan and Ashok Bhushan , issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government, Chinmayanand and others seeking a respons

Lok Sabha adjourned till 1200 hrs over Delhi riots

New Delhi, Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned till 1200 hrs on Tuesday after Opposition uproar over the Delhi violence which claimed 46 lives. As soon as the House assembled for the day, the Opposition, including Congress, All India Trinamool Congress(AITC), Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, protested ov

Lok Sabha adjourned till 1200 hrs over Delhi riots

New Delhi, Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned till 1200 hrs on Tuesday after Opposition uproar over the Delhi violence which claimed 46 lives. As soon as the House assembled for the day, the Opposition, including Congress, All India Trinamool Congress(AITC), Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, protested ov

Pak violates ceasefire, shells forward areas in Poonch

Jammu, Pakistani troops on Tuesday violated the ceasefire by firing unprovoked along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. A defence spokesman here said that Pakistan violated the ceasefire in Mankot and Mendhar Sectors of Poonch. "In the wee hours at about 0330 hours, Pakista

NIA summons Pulwama woman for questioning

Srinagar, The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has summoned a woman from south Kashmir district of Pulwama for questioning for her alleged involvement in harboring militants. Official sources said that the woman, Insha, a resident of Hakripora in Pulwama, was summoned by NIA for questioning. 'She

Border issue with Maharashtra is now closed chapter: Yediyurappa

Bengaluru, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Monday reiterated that the stand of the state on the border issue with Maharashtra is a closed chapter after the implementation of the Mahajan Committee Report. Speaking on the thanks giving motion, Mr Yediyurappa said that "the border issue wit

RS adjourned for the day over Delhi violence

New Delhi,The Rajya Sabha was on Monday adjourned for the day amid Opposition uproar over Delhi violence. When the House reassembled post lunch, members of the Opposition stood up on their seats demanding a discussion on the issue. Amid the din, Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha Harivansh Narayan S

Hemant urges MEA to bring trapped people home from Iran

Ranchi, Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren has urged the Union Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar to ensure the safe return of the people who have been trapped in Iran.In a tweet, he has requested that the MEA should extend help to the people so they can return home safely. The Chief Minis