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West Bengal Dy Speaker threatens to evict resident of an apartment

Deputy Speaker of West Bengal Assembly Sonali Guha on Thursday courted controversy by allegedly threatening to evict a resident of an apartment at Golabari in Howrah district.

Dec 11, 2014, 18:54 PM IST

Relations with PM Narendra Modi are cordial: Rajnath

Brushing aside reports of differences with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the relationship between the two is "cordial".

Sep 12, 2014, 15:32 PM IST

Meat exporter Moin Qureshi met CBI Chief Ranjit Sinha 90 times: Report

Alleged Hawala operator and Kanpur-based meat exporter Moin Akhtar Qureshi has been a frequent visitor to Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) chief Ranjit Sinha's residence in the national capital, a news report said on Wednesday.

Sep 03, 2014, 13:24 PM IST

No device found anywhere at my residence: Gadkari

As the controversy over alleged bugging continued, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday insisted that no snooping devices were found anywhere at his residence.

Aug 28, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

Would like to include Left parties in the Lalu-Nitish alliance: JD (U) leader

Buoyed after the Bihar by-poll results, Janata Dal (United) leader Ali Anwar on Tuesday said that they would like to include the Left parties in the current RJD- JD (U)-Congress alliance to strengthen it further.

Aug 26, 2014, 11:17 AM IST

Remodelling of Planning Commission: Narendra Modi to chair meet today

Just days after announcing "a new institution with a new spirit" soon in the place of the old centralised model of Planning Commission, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday will meet the experts to discuss alternative to the panel.

Aug 26, 2014, 08:26 AM IST

Work on Colaba-Seepz metro line to begin soon: Venkaiah

Ahead of the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly polls, the Centre has pushed another big ticket infra project for the state with Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu saying that the ground breaking ceremony of the city`s Colaba-Seepz Metro project will be held soon.

Aug 22, 2014, 13:45 PM IST

US eager to engage Modi government: Congressional report

The US, which had shunned Narendra Modi for nearly 10 years, is eager to engage India`s new government led by him and re-energize what some see as a flagging relationship, according to a new Congressional report.

Aug 21, 2014, 09:52 AM IST

Govt committed to take along all states for development: Goyal

Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said the Centre was committed to take along every state in its endeavour for speedy development, which should be above politics to help people get the benefits.

Aug 20, 2014, 13:20 PM IST

Time to show 56 inch chest to Pakistan: Ali Anwar

Janata Dal United (JD-U) leader Ali Anwar on Wednesday said that it was time for the government to show their 56 inch chest to Pakistan to stop its guerilla tactics.

Aug 13, 2014, 11:50 AM IST

Ceasefire violations: `Why foreign secy level talks with Pakistan?`

A JD(U) member in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday questioned government`s decision to hold foreign secretary level talks with Pakistan asking what is its policy framework of dealing with that country in the face of "incessant ceasefire violations".

Aug 12, 2014, 14:45 PM IST

Efforts on to detect roots of river Saraswati: Govt

Scientific evidence and information is being collected by the government to detect and revive underground water sources of river Saraswati which disappeared long ago, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Aug 12, 2014, 14:34 PM IST

AG view on LoP issue given to `please political masters`: Congress

Congress on Saturday hit back at Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi for opining that the party had no claim to the post of the Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Lok Sabha and alleged that his view on the matter was aimed at "pleasing the political masters".

Jul 26, 2014, 15:27 PM IST

Need to promote values through text books: Rajnath Singh

There is a need to promote values and culture through text books to bring about a "perceptional change" in society, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Wednesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 13:39 PM IST

BJP clinches Junagadh civic body from Congress

In a setback to Congress, ruling BJP in Gujarat here on Tuesday snatched the Junagadh Municipal Corporation (JMC) from the Opposition party in the civic body election by winning 41 out of 60 seats.

Jul 22, 2014, 14:13 PM IST

AAP Delhi unit secretary arrested; frame-up by BJP: Kejriwal

AAP`s Delhi unit secretary and four party volunteers were on Friday arrested for allegedly instigating people and pasting posters with proactive message against Congress MLAs in their areas.

Jul 18, 2014, 23:45 PM IST

BJP delegation meets UP CM; submits memorandum on Kanth clash

A BJP delegation on Friday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in connection with alleged "inhuman behaviour" of the police with party workers in Kanth and "dismal law and order situation" in the state.

Jul 18, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

Who is `No 2` after Narendra Modi, questions Congress in LS

Taking a dig at the government, Congress on Thursday questioned as to who is the `Number 2` after Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Jul 17, 2014, 17:34 PM IST

Punjab Budget 2014-15: Rehabilitation centres, skill development for youth

Focussing on youth, Punjab Budget 2014-15 has earmarked Rs 500 crore for skill development and Rs 100 crore for setting up rehabilitation centres for drug addicts in each district, while refraining from imposing fresh taxes.

Jul 16, 2014, 19:54 PM IST

Govt asked to address rehabilitation of nurses who returned from Iraq

The government was on Tuesday asked to take care of the rehabilitation of nurses who have returned from strife-torn Iraq.

Jul 15, 2014, 19:37 PM IST