India responding effectively to firing from Pakistan: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said the BJP government at the Centre has been responding effectively to cross-border firing by Pakistan unlike the previous UPA government's response.

BJP issuing ads in violation of model code of conduct: Congress

Congress on Saturday moved the Election Commission seeking action against BJP claiming that since it has not come out with its election manifesto for Delhi assembly polls, its advertisements or electoral promises amounted to violation of the Model Code of Conduct.

Uber cab rape case: Prosecution evidence closed in 17 days

Prosecution on Saturday completed recording of evidence in the Uber cab rape case as part of the fast-track trial in a Delhi court, taking just 17 days.

Ready to debate with Amit Shah: Arvind Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal Saturday said he was ready to debate with BJP president Amit Shah if the party names him its chief ministerial candidate for the Feb 7 Delhi assembly polls.

Krishna Chaudhary appointed new ITBP chief

Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Krishna Chaudhary will take over as the new Director General (DG) of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP).

Clear Saturday in Delhi

 It was a pleasant Saturday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature settling at 6.2 degrees Celsius, three notches below the season's average.

Don't let AAP make backdoor entry this time: Irani

In a scathing attack on AAP, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday asked the people of Delhi not to let the party, which has "now itself become a problem" make a "backdoor entry" in the upcoming election,

No leadership crisis in Congress: Anand Sharma

Unfazed with former union minister Jayanthi Natrajan`s exit, Congress leader Anand Sharma Friday dispelled concerns of leadership deficit within his party.

DU students' group protests at MHRD, detained

Over 40 students of the Delhi University were on Friday detained for staging a protest in front of the Human Resource Development Ministry near the Parliament.

Peace Party merges with AAP

The Delhi state unit of Peace Party of India, led by its state president Sher Mohammad Khan, on Friday merged with the Aam Aadmi Party to help the latter in its "final push" for the upcoming Assembly elections.

Yogi Adityanath slams 'politics of appeasement'

Criticising the "politics of appeasement", BJP MP Yogi Adityanath on Friday said his vision for inclusive growth means equal rights for the majority Hindu community as well as for the minorities.

Bedi campaigns in south Delhi, tweets vision document

Communicating through signs and gestures due to a sore throat, BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Friday held multiple roadshows even as she visited Raj Ghat to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi.

Parrikar wants greater autonomy to defence PSUs

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar Friday said the Defence Procurement Procedure and Defence Procurement Policy will be changed to provide greater autonomy to Defence Public Sector Undertakings (DPSUs).

BJP MP targets Kejriwal's children

North East Delhi BJP MP Manoj Tiwari on Friday targeted Arvind Kejriwal's children during campaigning saying he hoped that they "grow beyond his shadow, and his lies".

CISF restores to man bag with Rs 2.50 lakh of jewellery

CISF on Friday restored a bag containing Rs 2.50 lakh worth of gold jewellery to a man which he forgot at a Delhi Metro station.

Online submission of application for Protected Area Permit

In order to streamline and facilitate the processing of Protected Area Permit (PAP), the Home Ministry has launched online facilities of seeking such applications from foreigners intending to visit Tibetan settlements.

Turkey keen to take part in PM Modi's Make-in-India project

Turkey is keen to participate in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Make-in-India project and would look for the NDA government conducting some roadshows there to increase awareness about SmartCity project, a top Turkish diplomat said here on Friday.

Cold wave continues in north India, mild snowfall in Himachal Pradesh

North India on Friday continued to shiver under cold conditions as icy winds swept across the region and mild snowfall occurred in Himachal Pradesh hills.

Arun Jaitley hits back at Rahul Gandhi's jibe at PM Narendra Modi's suit

Terming Rahul Gandhi's 'Rs 10-lakh suit' jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "non-issue", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday charged he has taken the level of politics to "a new low."

Govt to push for passage of bills to replace ordinances

The government will try to push for the passage of six bills to replace ordinances in the first half of the Budget Session of Parliament beginning February 23.