Cong demands Rs 1 cr compensation to Pulwama martyr

Kangra, Feb. 21 -- Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee Chief Kuldeep Singh Rathore on Thursday demanded that relief compensation to the family of Pulwama martyr Tilak Raj be enhanced from Rs 25 lakh t... Read More

SC appoints Lt Gen Ravi Thodge as 3rd member of CoA

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- The Supreme Court on Thursday appointed Lt General Ravi Thodge as the third member of the Committee of Administrators along with present members Vinod Rai and Diana Edulji. Howev... Read More

Rahul Gandhi to visit Jharkhand on March 2

Ranchi, Feb. 21 -- All India Congress Committee president Rahul Gandhi would be coming to Jharkhand on March 2, and is expected to address a public rally here. In view of Mr Gandhi's visit, the party... Read More

SC pulls up govt bodies over norms for 'green crackers'

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed its dismay over the inability of government agencies to formulate norms for "green crackers", which could help reduce air pollution. The... Read More

BJP widens ally hunt

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- Internal assessments that predicted a tough contest in the Hindi heartland, which it swept in 2014; a desire to retain the party's base in the west; and the compulsion to make in... Read More

Justice Rao recuses from hearing CBI plea

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- A Supreme Court judge on Wednesday recused himself from hearing a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) plea seeking contempt action against former Kolkata police commissioner, R... Read More


New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- A day after his appointment as All India Congress Com- mittee (AICC) secretary attached to party general secretary and east Uttar Pradesh incharge Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Kumar As... Read More

Lethpora attack aftermath: It seems country is heading towards 'yet another conflagration', says Dr. Karan Singh

Srinagar, Feb. 21 -- Member of Parliament and senior Congress leader, Dr. Karan Singh Thursday reacted to the prevailing situation post Lethpora attack that left several CRPF men dead, stating that it... Read More

Supreme Court to hear BCCI matter today; clarity on new constitution and Ombudsman expected

India, Feb. 21 -- The Supreme Court is set to hear the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) matter on Thursday as Justice SA Bobde and Abhay Manohar Sapre prepare to take up the matter in the ... Read More

AAP leader Prakash Jarwal convicted in 2013 rioting case

NEW DELHI, Feb. 21 -- A Delhi court has convicted Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator, Prakash Jarwal, and two others in a 2013 case of rioting, unlawful assembly and assaulting public servants. "The pr... Read More