Eye to polls: Nitish bats for Delhi Statehood, prohibition

New Delhi, Oct. 24 -- Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday batted for full statehood for Delhi and also prohibition - an issue close to his heart - in the city as his party Janata Dal (Unite... Read More

SC stays proceedings against U'khand scribe

New Delhi, Oct. 24 -- In a relief to the Uttarakhand TV journalist Umesh Kumar, the Supreme Court has stayed the criminal proceedings in three cases lodged against him and others by the State police a... Read More

CBI books Rawat, others in 2016 horse trading case

New Delhi, Oct. 24 -- The CBI on Wednesday booked former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, his then Cabinet colleague Harak Singh Rawat (now in the Cabinet headed by current CM Trivendra Singh ... Read More

After dharna at Diggy's home, Cong MLA meets Shivraj

Bhopal, Oct. 24 -- Soon after staging dharna at the residence of his brother Digvijay Singh here on Tuesday, Congress MLA Laxman Singh created flutter in political circles by paying a surprise visit t... Read More

Sanskar, suraksha needed in Puri shrine, says SC

PURI, Oct. 24 -- A Supreme Court Bench on Tuesday has observed that both Sanskar and Suraksha (reforms and safety) are needed for the Jagannath Temple in Puri. Supporting the Dhadi Darshan (visiting ... Read More

Misleading facts presented before top court: HC Bar

CUTTACK, Oct. 24 -- Members of the Orissa High Court Bar Association on Wednesday decided that the association for the time being would not be an intervener in the matter which is currently being adju... Read More

5T to pro-activate health services: Central team

BHUBANESWAR, Oct. 24 -- A CRM team of the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry led by Dr Himanshu Bhushan here Wednesday said that the Odisha Government is providing quality healthcare to people f... Read More

CM felicitates 11 for vacating lands

BHUBANESWAR, Oct. 24 -- Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday felicitated 11 persons for voluntarily vacating their properties for making Puri a world heritage city. In a programme held at the L... Read More

Ex-hockey captain lauds Jharkhand sports talent

Ranchi, Oct. 24 -- In 2014 Lok Sabha polls, it was 'chai pe charcha' that took the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to newer avenues of power, the State BJP in similar and new avtar on Wednesday carried o... Read More

Green cracker order has hit business: Sivakasi traders

India, Oct. 23 -- A shutdown following the Supreme Court's ban in October last year on the use of certain chemicals for the production of firecrackers has hit production and is likely to impact revenu... Read More