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

Amit Shah, Rahul Gandhi to woo SC voters in Bikaner

BIKANER, Sept. 23 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress are eyeing the large scheduled caste vote bank in Bikaner division and both parties have planned back-to-back public meetings in the ... Read More

Sheo MLA Manvendra quits BJP, says 'kamal ka phool, badi bhool'

BARMER, Sept. 23 -- Ahead of assembly elections in Rajasthan, Bharatiya Janata Party legislator and former union minister Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh quit the BJP on Saturday, saying his joini... Read More

Cong aims for a revival in BJP'S bastion

JAIPUR, Sept. 23 -- Ajmer has been a bastion of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) since the year 1990, the only exception being in the 1998 assembly elections. However, in the election year of 2018, th... Read More

Integration of transgender community into mainstream still a long way to go

JAMSHEDPUR, Sept. 23 -- The Supreme Court may have struck down section 377 decriminalising same gender sex, but integrating the transgender community into the mainstream appears still a long way off. ... Read More

BJP leader in Chatra found dead in village well

RANCHI, Sept. 23 -- A BJP leader's body was found in a well at Chatra district in the state on Saturday morning following which incensed BJP workers blocked the road. Confirming the death, Chatra sup... Read More

Meet the 93-year-old sculptor behind the Sardar Patel, Chhatrapati Shivaji statues

India, Sept. 23 -- As a teenager, Ram Vanji Sutar had been fascinated with the Statue of Liberty - not just by what it stood for but also by how tall it stood on the Liberty Island in New York. From a... Read More

Congress registers a thumping victory

PATIALA, Sept. 23 -- Continuing its winning streak, the Congress routed the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in its strong hold Patiala on Saturday. This is the ruling party's thir... Read More


NEW DELHI, Sept. 23 -- Witnessing in London the political chaos created by implementing Brexit, Britain's departure from the European Union, has led me to think of India's politics. There is a civil w... Read More

Stunt bikers create 'chaos', block traffic near Parliament

New Delhi, Sept. 23 -- A group of bikers created ruckus near the Parliament on Friday evening, performing dangerous stunts, blocking traffic and causing problems to commuters. Two videos of the stunt... Read More