Parliament passes Lokpal amendment bill

New Delhi, July 29 -- A bill to amend the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013, was passed by parliament on Thursday doing away with the time limit for public servants to furnish details of their assets and... Read More

Retrieval of Sumargi's money becomes more complicated

Kathmandu, Jan. 24 -- Retrieving the amount that controversial businessman Ajeya Raj Sumargi had withdrawn from Nepal Investment Bank Limited (NIBL) after a December 25 Supreme Court interim order has... Read More

'Premature' to say Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will be fielded as Cong's PM candidate: Prashant Kishor

Hyderabad (Telangana), Jan. 24 -- : Calling the speculations that Priyanka Gandhi Vadra can counter Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections as"premature" decision,political st... Read More

Cong not a strong opposition to fight LS polls, says Prashant Kishor

Hyderabad (Telangana), Jan. 24 -- : Janata Dal (United) vice-president Prashant Kishor on Thursday said it will be a fight between the BJP and the 'mahagathbandhan' (grand alliance) in the upcoming Lo... Read More

BJP meet over cross-voting turns into blame game

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 24 -- The infighting in the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to have intensified further after cross-voting in last week's bitterly-fought mayoral elections. Tempers ran hig... Read More

Extortion case: Police to collect BSP MLA Ansari's voice sample

MOHALI, Jan. 24 -- Police to take voice sample of the accused BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari arrested on the extortion charges. Ansari reportedly made an extortion call to a builder of Sector 70, Mohali deman... Read More

Province govt implementing SC order on Fewa

POKHARA, Jan. 24 -- Int'l Relations Committee report for restoring pristine quality The Gandaki Province government on Wednesday formed a minister-level committee to reclaim the encroached areas of F... Read More

6.5 lakh first-time voters still out of electoral rolls

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 24 -- In Punjab, 6.54 lakh of the total 9 lakh voters expected to be in age group of 18-19 years have still not registered themselves in the voters list for the ensuing Lok Sabha poll... Read More

SAD to hold rally in Ambala on Feb 9

AMBALA, Jan. 24 -- Sounding the poll bugle for the Lok Sabha elections, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has announced to hold its first rally in the state, at Ambala on February 9. Party spokesperson Charan... Read More

Congress' Surjewala sweats it out to make inroads into Jind's urban votebank

JIND, Jan. 24 -- For Randeep Surjewala, a sitting lawmaker pitch-forked into an assembly bypoll battle by the Congress high command, the Jind byelection is a crucial test. The poll outcome could well ... Read More