Parliament passes Lokpal amendment bill

New Delhi, July 29 -- A bill to amend the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013, was passed by parliament on Thursday doing away with the time limit for public servants to furnish details of their assets and... Read More

SC to examine if state entry tax violates 'freedom of trade'

New Delhi, July 18 -- A nine judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court bench will hear from Tuesday a batch of petitions by some top corporate houses and business associations challenging the impo... Read More

Swaraj visits Buddhist monastery ahead of 6th India-Mongolia meet

Ulaanbaatar, April 25 -- External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday met her counterpart Damdin Tsogtbaatar ahead of the 6th round of India-Mongolia Joint Consultative Committee meeting. Swa... Read More

Hindus unsafe in West Bengal: BJP MLA

Hyderabad, April 25 -- In wake of the violence that gripped West Bengal, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from Bairia district, Surendra Singh on Tuesday said the inaction of Chief Minister Mamata Ban... Read More

Jewar farmers demand Rs 5k per sqm for selling land for Greater Noida airport

India, April 25 -- The acquisition of agricultural land for the upcoming airport at Jewar in Greater Noida will not be an easy task for the Uttar Pradesh government, unless landowners are offered hand... Read More

Veteran journalist Prasanta Patnaik's two books "ASATI","SRI LACHHMAN UNACHA" launched

Bhubaneswar, April 25 -- In a courful function at the Press Club of Odisha two books were launched on Monday by national award winner Odia film actor, director and writer and Rajya Sabha membee Prasan... Read More

Goddess Sita's birthplace to be developed as tourist spot: Nitish

SITAMARHI, April 25 -- Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said Sitamarhi, the birth place of Goddess Sita, would soon be developed as a religious tourist spot. The chief minister, who offered pra... Read More

Let the media do its job

NEW DELHI, April 25 -- On Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with MPs and MLAs of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Besides speaking of the government's achievements, he delivered a much-... Read More

On personal liberty, the SC can't be Janus-faced

NEW DELHI, April 25 -- On April 3, while listening to a review petition against its controversial judgment on the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, a bench of the S... Read More

BJP expects to gain from Yogi's persona

LUCKNOW, April 25 -- Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath is set for his biggest campaign in this southern poll bound Congress ruled state where BJP has lined up nearly 35 rallies and road sho... Read More