The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a notice to senior BJP leader LK Advani and 19 others on a petition filed by petitioner Haji Mahmood (of the Sunni Waqf Board), challenging 2010 Allahabad High Court verdict acquitting them of criminal conspiracy in the demolition of the Babri Masjid on December 6, 1992.
Seven months after witnessing devastating floods, Jammu and Kashmir is again in the grip of panic as several areas of the Valley and parts of Jammu were submerged following incessant rains. Seventeen deaths have been reported so far with thousands forced to flee to safer places as rain-fed streams rushed down the mountains, flooding parts of the state capital.
Seeking to debunk BJP's claim of having emerged as the largest party in the world, Congress on Sunday raised questions over the genuineness of its membership strength dubbing it as the "biggest missed call party".
The moment Bharatiya Janata Party came to power at the Centre in May 2014, it was a given that the country’s highest civilian award Bharat Ratna would be conferred to former prime minister of India and one of their tallest leaders, Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
MDMK on Monday said it is the responsibility of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to prevent Karnataka from constructing a dam across the Cauvery at Mekeddatu, which would adversely affect the interests of Tamil Nadu farmers.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday rushed minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi to Kashmir for on-the-spot assessment of the flood situation and to coordinate with state authorities for whatever help is required.