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  India   All India  16 Mar 2017

India, All india, 16 Mar 2017

Akhilesh, Shivpal hold party meeting, ex-UP CM to name Leader of Oppn

The meeting at SP headquarters was attended by Akhilesh, his uncle Shivpal Yadav, senior leader Azam Khan and party office bearers.

16 Mar 2017 8:46 PM

'Did I get you transferred here for this?': Azam Khan snaps at UP officer

Scolding the official, the senior SP leader said that if he had fallen on the muddy path, it would have created a scene.

16 Mar 2017 8:13 PM

BJP keeps suspense alive, to name UP CM on Saturday

Top contenders for the CM post in the politically crucial state are Rajnath Singh, Manoj Sinha and UP BJP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya.

16 Mar 2017 7:22 PM

Disillusioned by Cong's functioning, won't comment on Rahul: Vishwajit Rane

Rane and a group of legislators wrote a letter to Gandhi complaining about the senior Congress leadership.

16 Mar 2017 6:59 PM

EVMs 'fully-tamper proof'; BSP, AAP's claims baseless: EC

It said the BSP's representation on EVM tampering was without any specific allegation and it had rejected the claim of the party.

16 Mar 2017 6:29 PM


No good or bad terrorists, just terrorists: Union Minister VK Singh

Singh also urged people to become the 'extended arms' of the response system by staying vigilant round-the-clock.

16 Mar 2017 6:23 PM

J&K part of India, don't take unilateral decision: India to Pak on Gilgit-Baltistan

Pakistan had said it is planning to declare Gilgit-Baltistan region as the fifth province, a move that raised concerns in India.

16 Mar 2017 6:09 PM

World can learn a lot from India, says Japanese author Mariko Shinju

Three of the author's books in the 'Mottainai Grandma' series are being translated in Hindi by the National Book Trust.

16 Mar 2017 5:12 PM

Sonia Gandhi, absent from poll campaigns, to go abroad for health check-up

Owing to her ill health, Sonia had not campaigned in the recently concluded five-state Assembly elections.

16 Mar 2017 5:02 PM

Will work on promises made in Cong manifesto from Monday: Amarinder

Navjot Singh Sidhu, Manpreet Singh Badal and Charanjit Channi were among the other Congress MLAs who took oath as ministers.

16 Mar 2017 4:54 PM


Want Rahul to continue leading Cong, we can win next elections too: Parrikar

Parrikar also took a jibe at Digvijaya Singh, saying what happened to the Congress happens when you come to Goa only to enjoy.

16 Mar 2017 4:20 PM

Goa Cong MLA Rane resigns from party after walking out of House

Rane submitted his resignation to pro-tem speaker Siddharth Kuncalienkar, and said he will contest once again from Valpoi.

16 Mar 2017 4:10 PM

MLAs authorise Akhilesh to name SP Legislature Party leader

SP, which had 224 MLAs in the outgoing House, won only 47 seats this time in the 403-member House.

16 Mar 2017 3:41 PM

Slipper hurled towards Union Minister Radhakrishnan at JNU student's last rites

According to the Delhi Police, Jeevanantham was depressed over personal issues, though no suicide note was found near his body.

16 Mar 2017 3:00 PM

Pelt stones for Islam, not nationalism: Burhan Wani’s successor provokes Kashmir protestors

The young commander in his monologue dismissed the idea of democracy while calling everyone to turn towards Islam.

16 Mar 2017 2:53 PM


Venkaiah Naidu critiques duty free wheat import, faces oppn ire in Rajya Sabha

He was supported by members across opposition parties with Tapan Sen (CPI-M) demanding revoking the order for zero duty imports of wheat.

16 Mar 2017 2:02 PM

Lifting of economic blockade top priority, says new Manipur CM Biren Singh

The first BJP chief minister in Manipur, Biren Singh took oath on Wednesday.

16 Mar 2017 9:52 AM

JNU scholar died due to hanging, no injury marks found: Doctors

Muthu Krishnan (28), an M Phil student at JNU's Centre for Historical studies, had hanged himself from a ceiling fan on Tuesday.

16 Mar 2017 9:35 AM

27 Punjab MLAs have criminal cases, 95 are crorepatis: ADR

27 of the newly elected MLAs have criminal cases against them of which 11 MLAs face serious allegations.

16 Mar 2017 9:18 AM

Parrikar to present Goa budget on March 24

The Goa chief minister said stabilisation of state economy would be the priority of the budget.

16 Mar 2017 9:01 AM