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

Ignored by separatists, Dr Farooq becomes nationalist again

Srinagar, Feb. 20 -- Dr Farooq Abdullah has proved the maxim, politicians change colour like chameleons. After toeing separatist line for several months before the Srinagar Parliamentary by-polls, he ... Read More

Non-Gazetted Police Pensioners Welfare Forum highlighting issues

Jammu, Feb. 20 -- Non Gazetted Police Pensioners Welfare Forum today conducted a meeting under the president ship of Ajit Singh wherein participants discussed various issues. This is for the informat... Read More

'Extortion' bid in CM's name at Paradip

India, Feb. 20 -- A transport company has alleged extortion by a union leader in Paradip in the name of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for fund collection for the BJD for the Bijepur by-poll. "For the... Read More

Actress Aparajita joins BJP

India, Feb. 20 -- As expected, veteran Ollywood actress Aparajita Mohanty, who had resigned from the Congress recently, joined the BJP in the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, BJP State v... Read More

SC endorses HC verdict on teachers' job

India, Feb. 20 -- The Supreme Court has upheld the judgement of a division bench of the Jharkhand High Court which in July last year had set aside an order by a single bench on the appointment of 13,0... Read More

To protect cow, declare it national animal: Vij

India, Feb. 20 -- Cow should be declared as India's national animal to ensure its safety and curb slaughtering, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij, said on Monday. The outspoken Minister, while inaugur... Read More

Govt's Rs 1,540 cr development package for 107 cities in Punjab

India, Feb. 20 -- Punjab government on Monday unveiled Rs 1,540 crore development package for 107 cities in the state, with Fardikot, Kotkapura and Jaito all set to witness a dramatic transformation b... Read More

Sukhbir to Sushma: Make more efforts to create awareness about Sikhism

India, Feb. 20 -- Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Badal on Monday urged the Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to make more concerted efforts to create awareness about the Sikh ... Read More