Strike hits normal life in Kerala

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, Feb. 19 -- The Congress on Monday called for a 12-hour bandh in Kerala against the killing of its two workers in Kasargode a day earlier. A group of ruling Communist Party of Indi... Read More

Priyanka reviews poll preparedness in Bundelkhand

NEW DELHI, Feb. 19 -- Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress general secretary and incharge of east Uttar Pradesh, warned on Monday that anyone found indulging in antiparty activities will be shown the door,... Read More

BJP, Sena announce pa ct for LS, state polls

MUMBAI, Feb. 19 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Shiv Sena on Monday said they will fight both the Lok Sabha and state Assembly elections together. The relations between the parties has re... Read More

CPI (M) expels LC member accused in the Periya double murder case

Kasaragod, Feb. 19 -- The CPI(M) on Tuesday expelled its Periya Local Committe(LC) member A Peethambaran, accused in the Periya double murder case, from its primary membership. The district committee ... Read More

Cabinet approves transfer of 50.76 acres land at Sarangpur, Chandigarh to PGIMER

New Delhi, Feb. 19 -- The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday approved the proposal for transfer of 50.76 acres of land at Sarangpur, Chandigarh to the Postgraduate Insti... Read More

Braving RS hurdles, BJP sticks to its agenda, pushes fresh Ordinance on Triple Talaq

New Delhi, Feb. 19 -- Seeking to give clear political message to its support base, the Narendra Modi government on Tuesday decided to issue yet another Ordinance on Triple Talaq- The Muslim Women Prot... Read More

Another TDP MP quits, joins YSRC

VIJAYAWADA, Feb. 19 -- Another lawmaker on Monday quit chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and joined his main challenger Y S Jaganmohan Reddy's Yuvajana Sramika Rytu Congres... Read More

TMC leader shot inside party office

KOLKATA, Feb. 19 -- A Trinamool Congress councillor in South 24-Parganas district suffered injuries after being shot from a close range inside a party office on Monday night. Mithun Thikadar, the cou... Read More

SC dismisses plea for judicial probe into fighter plane crashes

NEW DELHI, Feb. 19 -- Dismissing a petition demanding a judicial probe into the recent incidents of fighter plane crashes, including the recent one of Mirage-2000 trainer aircraft near Bengaluru in wh... Read More


VIJAYAWADA, Feb. 19 -- Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal was closeted with his Andhra Pradesh counterpart N Chandrababu Naidu for more than one and a half hours at the latter's Undavalli residence ... Read More