SC orders eviction of 1.1 mn forest families

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- The Supreme Court has asked the governments of 17 states to evict an estimated one million tribal and other households living in forests after their claims of the right to live i... Read More

First look of the film "Biju Babu' unveiled

Bhubaneswar, Feb. 21 -- First look of the film Biju Babu' unveiled . The movie is a biopic based on the life of the legendary leader and former Chief Minister of Odisha Biju Patnaik. Odia film Biju B... Read More

Cong to contest 9 LS seats from TN in pact with DMK

CHENNAI, Feb. 21 -- The Congress will contest nine Lok Sabha seats and the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) will field its candidates along with smaller parties for the remaining 30 constituencies in T... Read More

Ayodhya case hearing on Feb 26

NEW DELHI, Feb. 21 -- Hearings by a fivejudge Constitution Bench in the title suit of the politically sensitive Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute is likely to begin on February 26, according t... Read More

CM calls for research on Bihar's political journey

PATNA, Feb. 21 -- Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday underlined the need for greater in-depth research on Bihar's rich political legacy since independence, significant political movements and de... Read More

Nominated lawmakers angry as they are not allowed to spend Rs 40m

Kathmandu, Feb. 21 -- Lawmakers elected through proportional representation expressed their anger in Wednesday's Parliament meeting for not getting the authority to distribute budget under Local Infra... Read More

Ex-servicemen want quota in jobs, education and housing

PATNA, Feb. 21 -- In a letter chief minister Nitish Kumar and deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi, ex-servicemen from army, navy and air force demanded reservations in state government jobs beside... Read More

Opinion | Pakistan repeats its doctrine of hypocrisy

India, Feb. 21 -- In October 2017, Pakistan Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa used the Chambers of Commerce platform in Karachi to convey to Islamabad's neighbours on either side that their destinies are i... Read More

JD (U)'s big meet on March 4 to firm up a national plan

PATNA, Feb. 21 -- A day after the NDA'S Sankalp rally in the state capital on March 3, the JD (U) national executive will deliberate in the state capital on the party's preparedness for the Lok Sabha ... Read More

BJP, JD(U) send feelers, Manjhi unmoved

GAYA, Feb. 21 -- Amid the ruling JD (U)'s apparent attempts to woo him into the NDA fold, Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief and former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday reiterated he would... Read More