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

Smriti Irani flays Priyanka for showing 'disrespect' to Lal Bahadur Shastri

New Delhi, March 21 -- A big row has been sparked off after Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra used a garland given to her to honour the bust of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri... Read More

Separate religion demand for Ayya Vazhi raised in Kanyakumari, BJP's sole constituency in Tamil Nadu

Nagercoil/Tamil Nadu, March 21 -- The head of 'Ayya Vazhi', a reformist spiritual sect that has a significant following in southern Tamil Nadu, has raised the demand for separate religion status ahead... Read More

Parliament congratulates the Speaker Karu

Sri Lanka, March 21 -- The Government and Opposition lawmakers united to congratulate Speaker Karu Jayasuriya in Parliament for the honorary title 'Sasana Keerthi Sri Deshabimani' conferred on him by ... Read More

Modi a habitual offender in seeking credit for valour and sacrifice of armed forces: Congress

New Delhi, March 21 -- The Congress on Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for using the Balakot air strikes to woo voters ahead of Lok Sabha elections, saying his "snide remarks" reflect t... Read More

Rahul Gandhi greets people on Holi

New Delhi, March 21 -- Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday greeted people on the occasion of Holi. He took to twitter to extant his wishes to the people. ''Best wishes to you and your famil... Read More

Kejriwal not to celebrate Holi in respect of CRPF men killed in Pulwama attack

New Delhi, March 21 -- Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will not celebrate Holi on Thursday as a mark of respect to the 40 CRPF personnel killed in the Pulwama terror attack. The Central Reserve ... Read More

Guan Eng thankful not leading ECRL talks with Beijing

KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 -- Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said he is thankful to Tun Daim Zainuddin for taking on the role as the government's lead negotiator on the East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project ... Read More

Odisha assembly election 2019: Hinjilicut is Naveen Patnaik's stronghold

India, March 21 -- Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday filed nominations for the Hinjilicut assembly constituency in Ganjam district that has been a pocketborough of BJD since 2000 when ... Read More

Finance minister: RM7.9b paid in GST, IRB refunds

KUALA LUMPUR, March 21 -- The government has returned a total of RM7.9 billion of the outstanding Goods and Services Tax (GST) and Inland Revenue Board (IRB) owed payers, Lim Guan Eng told Parliament ... Read More