Biplob Ghosal

Biplob Ghosal: Being a news enthusiast, he has a keen interest in news related to politics and cricket. He is also a big supporter of armed forces and Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

'Kiss of Love' against moral policing in Kerala's Kochi

A group of youngsters in Kerala's Kochi district have decided to observe a hug-and-kiss day on November 02. The bold initiative was taken after a coffee shop in Kozhikode was vandalised allegedly by members of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha, a youth wing affiliated to the BJP.

Jolt for Shiv Sena, NCP; BJP likely to form minority govt in Maharashtra

Jolt for Shiv Sena, NCP; BJP likely to form minority govt in Maharashtra

As both Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) eagerly wait for Bharatiya Janata Party's invitation to form a government, reports on Tuesday claimed that the BJP is likely to take support of 12 Independents and form government in Maharashtra.

Former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa released from jail

Former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa released from jail

A day after getting bail from Supreme Court in disproportionate assets case, AIADMK supremo and former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa walked out of Parappana Agrahara Central Prison on Saturday.

Jayalalithaa granted bail by SC, to be released from prison today

Jayalalithaa granted bail by SC, to be released from prison today

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa secured a bail from the Supreme Court on Friday in the disproportionate assets case and is set to be released on Saturday.

Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly polls voting: As it happened

Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly polls voting: As it happened

Voting for the Assembly polls has ended in both Maharashtra and Haryana for 288 and 90 seats, respectively. Haryana saw a record turnout of 72 percent, while more than half of Maharashtra cast their ballot.

Raj Thackeray – The 'leader' of the Marathi manoos

A firebrand leader in Maharashtra, Raj Thackeray's style of politics is marked with exclusivism and provocation.

The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief often targets Hindi-speaking migrant workers from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, describing them as outsiders who jeopardise the job prospects of Marathi manoos.

Love Jihad row: Muslim youths barred from Garba venues in Godhra

Love Jihad row: Muslim youths barred from Garba venues in Godhra

In the wake of 'Love Jihad' controversy, Muslims have been barred from attending Garba celebrations in Gujarat's Godhra district, reports on Thursday claimed.

Xi Jinping's India visit, Day 2: As it happened

Xi Jinping's India visit, Day 2: As it happened

China and India have decided to forge a closer partnership for development, says Xi. Chinese President Xi Jinping recalls that Deng Xiaoping had said Asia would progress if India, China come together.

Assembly bypoll results: Events as they unfolded

Assembly bypoll results: Events as they unfolded

Samajwadi Party wins Balha, Hamirpur, Bijnore, Nighasan, Charkhari, Sirathu and Thakurdwara Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh.

Time for India, Pakistan to make a new beginning: Abdul Basit

Time for India, Pakistan to make a new beginning: Abdul Basit

Almost a month after New Delhi cancelled talks with Islamabad, Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Thursday said that both the countries should make a new beginning.

Arvind Kejriwal ups the ante, says in touch with Congress to stop BJP from forming govt in Delhi

Arvind Kejriwal ups the ante, says in touch with Congress to stop BJP from forming govt in Delhi

Sharpening his attack on Bharatiya Janata Party, former Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday dared the former to contest polls in Delhi.

Rahul Gandhi's jibe at Narendra Modi: PM 'playing drums' while rising prices hurting people

Rahul Gandhi's jibe at Narendra Modi: PM 'playing drums' while rising prices hurting people

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that at a time when people in India are suffering from electricity problems and soaring prices, the PM is beating drums in Japan.

Ceasefire violations result of Pakistan Army-Nawaz Sharif rivalry: Parthasarthy

Unveiling its tough side, the Narendra Modi government recently called off the scheduled foreign secretary-level talks with Pakistan and faced criticism from several quarters, with Congress dismissing Centre's stand as mere "theatrics" that sent "confusing" signals vis-a-vis New Delhi's policy in dealing with Islamabad.

AAP leader confirms BJP MP Manoj Tiwari offered Kumar Vishwas Delhi CM's post

AAP leader confirms BJP MP Manoj Tiwari offered Kumar Vishwas Delhi CM's post

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas has made serious allegations against the Bharatiya Janata Party saying that a BJP MP asked him to join the party and help it win Delhi elections.

Najma Heptullah denies using word 'Hindu', says her remark has nothing to do with religion

Najma Heptullah denies using word 'Hindu', says her remark has nothing to do with religion

Union Minority Affairs Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Najma Heptullah on Friday clarified that she had used the word 'Hindi' and not 'Hindu' in her reported remarks that the term is used to identify all Indian citizens.

Six men gang-rape Nepali girl in Delhi`s Mehrauli area

At a time when the national capital is struggling hard to get rid of the `rape capital` tag, yet another incident of sexual assault on a 19-year-old girl has come to the fore.

Raj Thackeray makes U-turn, says won`t contest Maharashtra polls

In a dramatic U-turn, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday announced he won`t contest the Assembly elections scheduled for October.

Grand welcome awaits PM Narendra Modi in US, website launched

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be given a grand welcome during his visit to the United States in September.

Rape remark row: Arun Jaitley flayed by Delhi gang-rape victim`s parents

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley`s recent statement that one incident of rape in Delhi has hit the tourism sector, causing loss of millions of dollars, has severely disappointed Nirbhaya`s father who, on Friday, termed the BJP leader`s remark as `irresponsible`.

PM Narendra Modi pitches for centre, state partnership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reiterated the need for inclusive growth saying that if the country has to be taken India ahead, then it is essential to take the states along with.