BSP worker murder accused shot dead

MEERUT, Dec. 16 -- Three unidentified bikeborne assailants shot dead a youth, identified as Ashish, near Shobhapur village here on Saturday. He was taken to a nearby hospital where doctors pronounced ... Read More


LUCKNOW, Dec. 16 -- Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday attacked the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh over its plan to install statues of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee, s... Read More

Kamal Nath should get same 'benefit of doubt' given to PM Modi in 2002: Shashi Tharoor

Mumbai (Maharashtra), Dec. 16 -- Defending Madhya Pradesh chief minister-designate Kamal Nath over allegations of his involvement in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has assert... Read More

Suspend MR vaccination drive, demand Cong, SP

LUCKNOW, Dec. 16 -- Opposition parties in the state-the Congress and the Samajwadi Party-are demanding immediate suspension of the ongoing measles rubella (MR) vaccination drive in schools after sever... Read More

Park named after Rajesh Khanna thrown open

NEW DELHI, Dec. 16 -- New Delhi The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) Saturday threw open for the public a one-kilometre fitness trail in Lajpat Nagar named after late Bollywood actor Rajesh Kh... Read More

NCP Standing Committee meeting: Party's publicity too feeble to counter planned propaganda

Kathmandu, Dec. 16 -- The ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) has stated that its publicity campaign has been pathetic compared to the planned 'propaganda of different places' full of resources and mod... Read More

Govt seeks correction in SC's Rafale verdict

NEW DELHI, Dec. 16 -- The government on Saturday filed an application for a correction to be carried out in the Supreme Court order on the Rafale jet fighter deal. The court's ruling on Friday effect... Read More

CM Yogi takes a dig at Rahul over janeu, gotra

LUCKNOW, Dec. 16 -- Referring to Congress president Rahul Gandhi, chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday asserted that those who claimed themselves to be accidental Hindus were now wearing janeu (... Read More

Congress courts new allies with invite to Bihar leaders

RANCHI, Dec. 16 -- The Grand Alliance (GA) in Bihar, which also comrpises Congress, has set its sights on inducting a powerful trio in Bihar to counter the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Allian... Read More

BJP MLAs Raj Sinha, Dhullu Mahto extend support to unemployed loading labourers

RANCHI, Dec. 16 -- Two Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators in Dhanbad district, Raj Sinha and Dhullu Mahto, on Saturday held separate press conferences and extended support to loading labourers wh... Read More