Bajwa hits out at government over shorter winter session

Amritsar, Dec. 16 -- In a veiled attack on the ruling Congress in Punjab, former Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Partap Singh Bajwa has said the Vidhan Sabha should sit for at least... Read More

MP Brahmpura to be president of expelled taksali leaders' party

Amritsar, Dec. 16 -- Member of Parliament (MP) from Khadoor Sahib constituency, Ranjit Singh Brahmpura, will be made the president of the new political outfit that will be announced at the Akal Takt o... Read More

Sidhu's strike rate 100% in C'garh, better than Modi's in Rajasthan, MP

Chandigarh, Dec. 16 -- Former cricketer and commentator Navjot Singh Sidhu is no more counting tons but victories in seats where he campaigned for the Congress in the recent state assembly elections. ... Read More

NC top guns vow internal unity to restore party strength

KATHMANDU, Dec. 16 -- Nepali Congress (NC) top leaders have vowed to reinstate the party as the largest in the country in the next elections through strengthening of internal unity and by breathing ne... Read More

SC bans appointment of dual nationals on important positions

Pakistan, Dec. 16 -- The Supreme Court on Saturday directed the government to not appoint dual nationality holders on important positions, especially those related to the national security. In a 52-p... Read More

Kosovo's army

Pakistan, Dec. 16 -- Over the weekend, Kosovo's Parliament passed three laws to transform its national security force into a regular army; over the next decade. Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj hailed ... Read More

WB govt denies permission for BJP's Rath Yatra

Kolkata (West Bengal), Dec. 16 -- The West Bengal government has denied permission to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to hold Rath Yatra in the state. In a letter to West Bengal BJP president Dilip ... Read More

Rafale row: Centre has embarrassed SC, says Kapil Sibal

New Delhi, Dec. 16 -- After the Centre filed an application before the Supreme Court seeking correction in its judgement on Rafale fighter jet deal, the Congress party has said that the Prime Minister... Read More

SC orders Interior Ministry to place Khokhar brothers' names on ECL

Pakistan, Dec. 16 -- The Supreme Court on Saturday directed the Interior Ministry to place the names of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Member of National Assembly (MNA) Afzal Khokhar and Member ... Read More

Water resources minister blames Sindh government for ongoing CNG crisis

Pakistan, Dec. 16 -- Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda blamed the Sindh government for ongoing Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) crisis in province. Speaking to a group of journalists on S... Read More