Ready for structured debate: Govt to Oppn

New Delhi, Dec. 2 -- The winter session of Parliament is set to start with a fresh face-off between the Opposition and the government with the former demanding a debate on the ethics committee's repor... Read More

From HT Archives: VP Singh sworn in as PM, decade-long Congress rule ends

New Delhi, Dec. 2 -- Vishwanath Pratap Singh, leader of the National Front parliamentary party, was sworn in as the seventh Prime Minister of India by President R Venkataraman at Rashtrapati Bhavan on... Read More

ED attaches land in PMLA probe against ex-J&K minister Lal Singh

New Delhi, Nov. 30 -- The Enforcement Directorate said on Wednesday that it has attached a land worth Rs.1.21 crore as part of a money laundering investigation against former Jammu and Kashmir ministe... Read More

Govt agrees on certain terms for 16th Finance Commission

New Delhi, Nov. 29 -- The Union Cabinet on Tuesday discussed terms of reference (ToR) for the 16th Finance Commission and in-principle agreed on some of them, but it is yet to finalise the name of its... Read More

WHO calls for urgent action on climate, health at COP28

New Delhi, Nov. 28 -- The impact of climate change on health needs to take centre stage in global negotiations, the World Health Organization urged on Monday, as delegates head to Dubai for the two-we... Read More

11 years after foundation, AAP is fastest growing, most targeted party: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Nov. 27 -- Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday claimed that the AAP is the country's "fastest growing" party, but alleged that 11 year... Read More

From HT Archives: IK Gujral-led govt collapses as Congress rescinds support

New Delhi, Nov. 24 -- The seven-month-old IK Gujral-led United Front Government collapsed on November 28, 1997, with the Congress withdrawing support and staking claim to form an alternative governmen... Read More

Education ministry: Six non-BJP states skipped achievement survey

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- Six non-BJP-ruled states did not participate in the maiden State Educational Achievement Survey conducted by national assessment regulator PARAKH earlier this month, the educatio... Read More

2013 Maoist attack: Top court junks NIA plea against police probe

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) against the Chhattisgarh Police's separate probe into a first information report alleging... Read More

ED moves to attach rRs.r751 crore assets in National Herald case

New Delhi, Nov. 22 -- The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday said it has provisionally attached assets worth Rs.752 crore in connection with its ongoing money laundering probe into the National H... Read More