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Kerala moves SC against Centre’s decision to lease Thiruvananthapuram airport to Adani Enterprises

It said the Chief Minister had offered to take the project at the rate at par with what was quoted by the Adani group firm.

UP Cabinet approves ordinance against conversions for marriage, violators face up to 10 years in jail

An official spokesperson said the state Cabinet gave its nod to the ordinance at its meeting chaired here by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

‘Love Jihad’ needs to be first defined legally: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Tuesday said 'Love Jihad' needs to be first defined legally, and BJP leaders should come out of the "illusion"" that they can trouble the Maharashtra government by harping on the issue.

‘Love jihad’: Amid row, Allahabad HC upholds right to choose partner, says previous rulings not good in law

While allowing the writ petition by Salamat Ansari and Priyanka Kharwar alias Alia of Kushinagar, the judges cited Article 21 of the Constitution on personal liberty.

Devendra Fadnavis dubs Thackeray-led Maha govt as ‘unnatural alliance’

Such governments (like MVA which comprises the Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress) have not lasted long in the country or state and this government is no exception, the leader of opposition in the state Assembly said.

Tarun Gogoi sets on his final journey, sea of people pay tributes

Gogoi's final journey began on Tuesday morning from Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), where he breathed his last due to post-COVID-19 complications, to his official residence in Dispur.

SC dismisses sacked BSF Jawan’s plea against rejection of his nomination to contest against Modi

It noted that nomination paper contains a query whether the candidate was dismissed for corruption or for disloyalty while holding office under the Government of India or government of any state.

No conspiracy or proof of funding: SIT probing ‘Love Jihad’ cases in UP

A special investigation team formed to probe into incidents of “love jihad” here submitted its report to the Kanpur Range IG, stating that girls were cheated in 11 of the 14 cases investigated by it.

President Ram Nath Kovind boards Air India One-B777 aircraft for its inaugural flight to Chennai

President Ram Nath Kovind boarded the Air India One-B777 aircraft on Tuesday for its inaugural flight to Chennai, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement.

Bihar: AIMIM legislator takes oath in Urdu, but insists on replacing ‘Hindustan’ with ‘Bharat’

When asked by journalists about his objection to ‘Hindustan’, Iman – who is also state president of Asaduddin Owaisi’s AIMIM – said that he had simply made a point.

Most popular politician list: PM Modi led ‘Trends’, BJP topped engagement in Aug-Oct – Report

Prime Minister Narendra Modi continues to be the most popular politician on the social media in the country as he led the highest number of trends on platforms like Twitter, Google Search and YouTube

Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi passes away in Guwahati

Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi was undergoing treatment at the Gauhati Medical College Hospital for post-COVID complications. 

PM Modi must tell nation which COVID vaccine will India select: Rahul Gandhi

As the race for the COVID vaccine hots up with many players claiming successful trials, Gandhi posed several questions to the prime minister on the country's vaccine distribution strategy.

Maharashtra govt failed to help people in COVID-19 pandemic: Devendra Fadnavis

Senior BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Monday alleged the Shiv Sena-ruled Maharashtra government has failed to provide any relief to people during the COVID-19 pandemic unlike other states.

Hold Punjab, Haryana CMs liable for Delhi pollution: Atishi to air quality panel

According to scientists at the Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Pusa, the "Pusa bio-decomposer"solution can turn crop residue into manure in 15 to 20 days and therefore, can prevent stubble burning.

Umar Khalid hatched conspiracy to fuel Delhi riots during Trump visit for global propaganda: Police

Delhi Police filed a supplementary charge sheet in a court in Delhi against Khalid and JNU student Sharjeel Imam in the case related to the alleged larger conspiracy in the communal violence in northeast Delhi in February.

Discontentment brewing in TMC camp ahead of 2021 Bengal assembly elections

As state minister Suvendu Adhikari, along with other functionaries, openly air grievances against the Mamata Banerjee-led dispensation, senior leaders are frantically looking for ways to pacify the rebels.

Rajasthan panchayat polls: 48.08% voter turnout till 3 pm

Around 48 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 3 pm in the elections for panchayat samiti and respective zila parishad in 21 districts of Rajasthan on Monday.

J&K DDC Polls: Candidates contesting elections will get adequate security, says election commissioner

The statement comes a day after the PAGD objected to the treatment meted out to their nominees on the pretext of security.