Temple relocation call: Rajasthan govt trying to reach consensus with RSS

The BJP government in Rajasthan is trying to work out a consensus with RSS after it called for a 'Chakka Jam' protest here over its demand for the relocation of the temples which were shifted due to Metro rail work.

Hamid Ansari not invited to yoga day, an insult or protocol? - Part II

With the grand and successful celebrations of the Yoga Day, India predominantly showed the world, that it holds the strength to conduct an international event.

In one year concrete progress made in ties with India: US

Concrete progress has been made in India-US relationship in the first year of the BJP-led government, the US today said, noting that President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have set an ambitious agenda for the same.

India tipped to overtake China in Modi's first year despite sluggish feel

When India releases gross domestic product data on Friday that is expected to show the economy growing faster than China for a second consecutive quarter, sceptics could be forgiven for asking: Why does it feel so slow?

Will build Ram Temple in Ayodhya without political help: Hindu religious leaders
Will build Ram Temple in Ayodhya without political help: Hindu religious leaders

Taking a dig at the BJP government, Hindu religious leaders Tuesday said they will construct Ram temple at the "Lord's birthplace" in Ayodhya without any political assistance if the Supreme Court gives order in their favour.

Indian govt rejects US report on religious tolerance

In a sharp rejoinder to the US government panel report on religious freedom, the Ministry of External Affairs has brushed aside the concerns raised over the plight of the country's minority communities, saying the report was based on “limited understanding of India”.

India stands with Nepal during this difficult time: Rajnath Singh

India shares cultural relations with neighbouring country Nepal, so making all possible efforts, assures India's Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Baba Ramdev says no to 'Cabinet rank' in Haryana
Baba Ramdev says no to 'Cabinet rank' in Haryana

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who was to be officially accorded the Cabinet minister status on Tuesday by the BJP government in Haryana, has declined the offer.

Attack on religious places has dented Modi govt's image, won't be tolerated: Naqvi

Agreeing that the recent attacks on religious places has "dented" the Narendra Modi government's image, Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said these were "unacceptable" and the government follows a "zero tolerance" policy against those disturbing communal harmony in the country.

Ashok Khemka's transfer: No country for honest officers?-Part 2

IAS officer Ashok Khemka was once again transferred to an inconsequential posting by the BJP government in Haryana. This is Khemka's 45th transfer in 24 years Is this the fate of honest officers in India?

DNA: Snooping on Rahul Gandhi or a mere 'transparent profiling'?

As the Congress gets ready to rake up Rahul Gandhi snooping issue in Parliament on Monday, party leader Manish Tewari has hit out at the Modi government and dubbed it as a ‘colonial government’.

Haryana Govt project to help increase yield of cows

 The BJP government in Haryana has readied a special project which aims to upgrade low yielding indigenous cattle into high yielding cows of native breeds through selective breeding.

Conspiracy toppled the BJP govt in Jharkhand: Munda

Ormanjhi: Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Thursday said there was a 'conspiracy' behind toppling the previous BJP-led government.

Congress challenges constitutional validity of Fadnavis government

The Congress' Maharashtra unit Wednesday moved Bombay High Court challenging the constitutional validity of the Devendra Fadnavis-led BJP government and seeking its dismissal.

TMC MPs protest outside Parliament over black money issue

Targeting the Centre on black money issue, the TMC MPs on Tuesday held a protest holding black umbrellas outside Parliament.

Third petition in Bombay HC challenges trust vote won by BJP government

A fresh petition was filed in the Bombay High Court on Tuesday challenging the controversial vote of confidence obtained by the BJP Government in Maharashtra Assembly last week.

Won't let anyone destabilise BJP govt in Maharashtra: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut announced on Tuesday that his party will not let anyone destabilise the BJP government in Maharashtra.

Woman paraded half-naked: Mahila Congress to send team to Thuravad

Attacking the BJP government for failing to provide security to women, Rajasthan Mahila Congress Wednesday said it will send a seven-member team to Thuravad village in Rajsamand on Thursday to prepare a report on the incident where a woman was allegedly paraded half-naked.

Devendra Fadnavis govt to seek trust vote on Wednesday

The 13-day-old BJP government in Maharashtra headed by Devendra Fadnavis will seek a vote of confidence tomorrow which it is expected to win with the help of NCP despite its continuing stand-off with Shiv Sena.