FE Online | March 19, 2018 11:17 AM
Bharatiya Janata Party has slammed Rahul Gandhi over his remarks at 84th Congress plenary session where he had equated Congress with “Pandavas”.
Jammu and Kashmir: Unprovoked shelling by Pakistan kills 3 minor boys, parents in Poonch; two daughters surviveFE Online | March 19, 2018 11:13 AM
Pakistan troops targeted the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday resulting in the death of five members of a family.
FE Online | March 19, 2018 11:59 AM
Maharashtra Navanirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray went all guns blazing against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party in his speech at Mumbai’s Shivaji Park on Sunday.
Bloomberg | March 19, 2018 10:41 AM
Shortly after a $2 billion bank fraud was uncovered last month at India’s state-owned Punjab National Bank, a picture emerged of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the alleged fraudster.
CBI court to pronounce verdict in Dumka fodder case today involving former Bihar CM Lalu Prasad YadavANI | March 19, 2018 10:10 AM
Prasad is already serving a jail term of 13.5 years in three fodder cases and lodged in the Birsa Munda jail in Ranchi. The case is related to alleged withdrawal of Rs 3.13 crore from the Dumka treasury when Prasad was the chief minister of Bihar.
Arvind Kejriwal meets dissenting Punjab AAP MLAs, Delhi CM clarifies apology letter to Bikram Singh MajithiaPTI | March 19, 2018 9:25 AM
Party supremo Arvind Kejriwal’s apology letter to Majithia for accusing him of being involved in drugs trade, had taken everyone by surprise, especially the AAP’s Punjab unit.
IANS | March 19, 2018 9:00 AM
Wang succeeds Yang Jiechi, China’s senior-most diplomat, who until now was the country’s Special Representative on border talks with India. He will also remain the Foreign Minister.
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi slams GST citing World Bank report, Smriti Irani says he is quoting selectivelyPTI | March 19, 2018 8:37 AM
In a tweet, Gandhi said, “Modi ji, the terror of Gabbar Singh Tax is now globally acclaimed. The World Bank says it’s the 2nd highest in the world and one of the most complex.”
PTI | March 19, 2018 9:48 AM
All opposition parties should come together to get rid of the BJP-led NDA government to ensure “Modi-mukt Bharat”, he said, reminding the audience of BJP’s “Congress-mukt Bharat” slogan.
FE Online | March 19, 2018 12:16 PM
No-Confidence Motion LIVE updates: The prospect of Narendra Modi government facing its first no-trust motion in Parliament was avoided today as Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were adjourned for the day.
PTI | March 19, 2018 8:05 AM
The Congress charge was led by party chief Rahul Gandhi, who mounted a blistering assault on Modi, accusing him of symbolising crony capitalism, and saying the country’s poor continue to live in “Modi maya” (illusory world) of the promised ‘achche din’ (good days).
Ola Cabs, Uber drivers’ strike LIVE updates: Cabbies off roads, commuters face trouble in Mumbai, Pune, BengaluruFE Online | March 19, 2018 4:25 PM
Ola Cabs, Uber drivers’ strike LIVE updates: Users of Ola and Uber cabs in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Pune are set to face tough times today. Raj Thackeray’s Maharashtra Navnirman Sena has called for a strike of Uber and Ola’s drivers which has started from midnight.
IANS | March 19, 2018 12:06 AM
Hazare said he will start a ‘satyagrah’ on March 23 in Delhi to highlight the problems faced by the farmers
PTI | March 18, 2018 11:45 PM
Launching a scathing attack on the BJP-led NDA government, MNS chief Raj Thackeray today called for opposition unity.
PTI | March 18, 2018 11:34 PM
Denying a media report that alerts of the Forest Survey of India, in connection with the recent Kurangani forest fires in Tamil Nadu, did not reach the state’s forest department, the environment ministry today said two such alerts were issued.
PTI | March 18, 2018 11:22 PM
Tamil Nadu unit BJP President Tamilisai Soundarajan today dismissed the reported charge by expelled AIADMK spokesperson K C Palanisamy that the ruling party had become a ‘puppet’ in the hands of the saffron party.
PTI | March 18, 2018 10:40 PM
Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu was full of praise for a reticent Manmohan Singh today and said the former prime minister’s “silence” did what the ruling BJP’s “uproar” could not.
PTI | March 18, 2018 10:10 PM
Congress president Rahul Gandhi today mounted a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing him of symbolising crony capitalism, and saying the poor of the country continue to live in “Modi maya” (illusory world) of the promised good days.
PTI | March 18, 2018 9:44 PM
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said while there could be a debate on the performance of the BJP-led government at the Centre, no one could raise a question on its integrity and intention.
PTI | March 18, 2018 9:35 PM
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao is likely to meet his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee here tomorrow amid efforts to form a formidable non-BJP front of opposition parties ahead of the crucial 2019 Parliamentary poll.
PTI | March 18, 2018 9:27 PM
The YSR Congress and the Telugu Desam Party will pitch for taking up their notices of no-confidence motion against the Modi government when the Lok Sabha meets tomorrow amid no signs of a let-up in the deadlock in its proceedings.
PTI | March 18, 2018 9:14 PM
To mark the completion of its first year in office tomorrow, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh would release a film and a booklet highlighting its achievements.
PTI | March 18, 2018 8:46 PM
Rahul Gandhi today said “terror” of the GST was now “globally acclaimed” and cited a World Bank report, prompting a rebuttal from Union minister Smriti Irani who asserted that the Congress president was “selectively” quoting from the study to “berate India’s progress”.
PTI | March 18, 2018 8:37 PM
Union HRD Minister and senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar today attacked Congress president Rahul Gandhi over his speech at the party plenary session today, saying he should apologize for his party’s misdeeds first and then attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
PTI | March 18, 2018 8:30 PM
A New Delhi-bound Indigo plane was today grounded at the airport here after smoke billowed out from one of its engines, forcing the authorities to cancel the flight, officials said here.
PTI | March 18, 2018 8:21 PM
The Jammu and Kashmir government today said it would take full care of two injured sisters after their entire family, including their parents and three brothers were killed in Pakistani shelling along the LoC in Poonch district.
PTI | March 18, 2018 8:11 PM
Yamuna Expressway accident: Three AIIMS doctors, two of them women, died early today and four others of the same institute were injured in an accident on the Yamuna Expressway near here, police said.
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