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

Gambhir joins BJP, fuels speculation of LS contest

New Delhi, March 23 -- Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday fuelling speculation of him contesting the Lok Sabha elections from Delhi. Later in the day,... Read More

Month after BSP leader's murder, 2 held in Panipat

Karnal, March 23 -- A month after a 41-yearold Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader was shot dead in Samalkha area, the Panipat district police arrested two people in the case. The accused have been ident... Read More


Hisar, March 23 -- A day after Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) MLA Ranbir Gangwa joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), he blamed Hisar MP Dushyant Chautala for the split in the INLD. Addressing a pr... Read More

Jolt to INLD as its Nalwa MLA Gangwa joins saffron party

Chandigarh, March 23 -- In yet another jolt to Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), the opposition party in Haryana assembly, its MLA from Nalwa, Ranbir Gangwa, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Ga... Read More

Manjhi relies on digruntled BJP workers in Gaya

GAYA, March 23 -- THE absence of BJP from the three Lok Sabha constituencies of Gaya, Jehanabad and Nawada is now all set to play spoilsport for the National Democratic Aliianace (NDA) across the Maga... Read More

In Bathinda, Harsimrat seeks voters' blessings

Bathinda, March 23 -- Union food processing and Industry minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday urged the people of Bathinda to "re-elect her" to the Parliament, thus putting to rest all speculations... Read More

Despite Dhindsa's caution, Parminder defends Akali Dal

Sangrur, March 23 -- Days after veteran Akali leader Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa cautioned his MLA son Parminder Dhindsa not to contest the Lok Sabha polls from Sangrur on the ticket of Shiromani Akali Dal ... Read More

Shivpal's party to contest from 20 seats

PATNA, March 23 -- Shivpal Yadav-led Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia) has decided to contest from 20 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar. The party has identified Ara, Aurangabad, Begusarai, Buxar, Darbhang... Read More

Ex-MLA Gurtej Ghuriana quits Cong, rejoins SAD

Muktsar, March 23 -- Three-time MLA from Balluana assembly constituency, Gurtej Singh Ghuriana, has quit the Congress and rejoined the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) ahead of the Lok Sabha polls. SAD pres... Read More