Capt believes in development, not vendetta: Preneet Kaur

PATIALA, April 15 -- SENIOR Congress leader and party candidate from Patiala Preneet Kaur today said that the Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh believed in the politics of development and not vendet... Read More

Sisodia kickstarts poll campaign from Sangrur

SANGRUR, April 15 -- DELHI'S Deputy Chief Minister and in-charge Punjab political affairs Manish Sisodia, on Monday, sounded the poll bugle in the State for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls from the Sangrur P... Read More

I offered to step down to put up a united fight: JJ Singh

PATIALA, April 15 -- A day after Shiromani Akali Dal (Taksali) withdrew the nomination of Gen (Retd) JJ Singh from Khadoor Sahib constituency in favour of Punjab Democratic Alliance (PDA) candidate Bi... Read More

Amarinder accuses PM of discrimination against Punjab Govt

PATIALA, April 15 -- CONTINUING with his verbal dual with Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the second day, Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Monday accused the former of discrimination against ... Read More

SAD asks Amarinder to admit mistake, apologise to Jallianwala martyrs

CHANDIGARH, April 15 -- THE Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today said asked Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh to own up his mistake and apologize for insulting the martyrs of Jallianwala by boycotting th... Read More

Top court irked over poll panel action against Yogi, Mayawati

NEW DELHI, April 15 -- THE Supreme Court Monday expressed displeasure over the EC action so far against BSP supremo Mayawati and UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for their alleged hate speeches durin... Read More

NPAs may spur GDP growth as bank profits rise

NEW DELHI, April 15 -- THE rise in banks' profitability, thanks to a steady decline in dud assets, can give a 0.60 percent boost to GDP in fiscal 2020, says a report. This will be possible due to the... Read More

'Tech on India's side in Balakot ops'

NEW DELHI, April 15 -- TECHNOLOGY was on India's side in the Balakot air strikes, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa said on Monday, asserting that the results would have been further tilted in the country's... Read More

Costlier fuel, food push WPI inflation to three-month high

NEW DELHI, April 15 -- WHOLESALE price inflation rose to a 3-month high of 3.18 per cent in March on costlier food and fuel, government data released Monday showed. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)- b... Read More

Monsoon to be 'near normal': IMD

NEW DELHI, April 15 -- THE country is likely to have 'near normal' monsoon this year with a well distributed rainfall which could be beneficial for the agriculture sector, the India Meteorological Dep... Read More