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

SC to examine if state entry tax violates 'freedom of trade'

New Delhi, July 18 -- A nine judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court bench will hear from Tuesday a batch of petitions by some top corporate houses and business associations challenging the impo... Read More

Ensure accountability for election manifestoes

Mumbai, May 21 -- In India, nobody really reads manifestoes. The manifesto rarely impresses voters or helps parties swing voters - it has transformed into an intellectual and ideological exercise at b... Read More

Four years of the pradhan sevak

Mumbai, May 21 -- Let me remind you of a moment four years ago, when Narendra Modi reached Parliament House for the first time as prime minister. He kneeled and put his forehead to the ground before w... Read More

The Opposition senses a chance

Mumbai, May 21 -- The triumphalism on display from opposition parties of all hues over recent happenings in Karnataka can be attributed to the psychological and electoral dominance the Bharatiya Janat... Read More

Justice will be rendered to those who suffered during anti-sikh riots: Ram Madhav

Washington D.C., May 21 -- The BJP-led NDA government has taken steps and "will do its best" to render justice to each and every family that has suffered from the grave injustice perpetrated against t... Read More

How a Congress-BSP pact can be a game changer in MP, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh

India, May 21 -- The Congress accused the Janata Dal (Secular) of being the Bharatiya Janata Party's "B-team" during the campaign for the Karnataka assembly elections. Post-results, it offered uncond... Read More

Karnataka poll diary: Supporter dies of shock after Yeddyurappa resigns, and others

India, May 21 -- Such is the level of passion that people invest in politics and political leaders that any change in fortunes deeply affects them. A supporter of senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read More

Ceasefire is meaningless if Media War Continues

Srinagar, May 21 -- I have never seen the electronic media so totally defiant of the BJP government. Home Minister Rajnath Singh's avowed intention to calm Kashmir by announcing a Ramadan ceasefire ap... Read More

Rahul remembers Rajiv Gandhi on his death anniversary

New Delhi, May 21 -- Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday remembered his father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 27th death anniversary. Taking to Twitter, Rahul thanked his father ... Read More