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  India   Politics  17 Aug 2019

India, Politics, 17 Aug 2019

Karnataka CM meets HM Amit Shah, discusses flood situation among other issues

The chief minister briefed the home minister about the ongoing rescue and relief operations in the flood affected areas in the state.

17 Aug 2019 8:00 PM

2 Bangladeshi bystanders die as speeding Jaguar crashes into Mercedes in Kolkata

The incident took place at 1.50 am on Saturday at the crossing between SP Sarani area and Loudon Street.

17 Aug 2019 7:29 PM

Bihar: Villagers hold up woman’s cremation for failing to pay dowry 4 years ago

At the time of their wedding, Parbati failed to give two cows, one goat and three sarees in dowry as per local tradition.

17 Aug 2019 7:04 PM

'We will protest,' warns Siddaramiah if rice quantity is cut under Anna Bhagya scheme

In 2013, the 'Anna Bhagya' scheme was unveiled by then Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.

17 Aug 2019 6:17 PM

Pak wants J&K to be vulnerable, but precautionary measures are taken: Kishan Reddy

Earlier on Saturday, 2G mobile internet services were restored in Jammu, Reasi, Samba, Kathua and Udhampur districts of the region.

17 Aug 2019 5:58 PM


Kashmir chapter closed, India's talking point with Pak will be terror: report

It was in wake of Uri attack when Modi government said 'terror and talks cannot go together'.

17 Aug 2019 5:30 PM

‘Mistake or blunder?’ Sharad Pawar recalls Narayan Rane's move to join Congress

However, Rane was expelled by Bal Thackeray after he voiced displeasure over Uddhav Thackeray gaining prominence in the party.

17 Aug 2019 4:03 PM

Shah Faesal was detained when headed for ICJ against Article 370: report

Putting a full stop to his plan, the former bureaucrat was taken at the Sheri Kashmir International Convention Centre at Srinagar.

17 Aug 2019 3:30 PM

VP Venkaiah Naidu departs for 5-day visit to Baltic nations

Naidu is the first high-level dignitary from India to visit the three countries.

17 Aug 2019 3:03 PM

Enough is enough: Priyanka Gandhi on Kuldeep Sengar's poster with PM on I-Day

Sengar, who was expelled by the BJP earlier this month, featured on advertisements funded by the Panchayat chairman of Ugoo area in Unnao.

17 Aug 2019 2:38 PM


PM Modi's attitude towards Karnataka is disgraceful: Siddaramaiah

A total of 61 persons are said to have died while 15 others are still missing on account of the rains.

17 Aug 2019 2:12 PM

Danger of economic slowdown amid concerns of unemployment, poverty: Mayawati

Mayawati's tweet comes amid reports of a drop in sales of several automobile majors due to sluggish demand.

17 Aug 2019 1:58 PM

Nehru-Gandhi family has ‘brand equity’, says Adhir Chowdhury

On the Congress speaking in different voices about Article 370, Chowdhury said it was because the government rushed through the bills.

17 Aug 2019 1:09 PM

Andhra BJP leader demands Centre to execute 'controversial' Polvaram project

Dinkar alleged that Chief Ministers Jagan Mohan Reddy and K Chandrashekhar Rao are coming up new proposals for individual benefits.

17 Aug 2019 12:34 PM

Former AAP leader Kapil Mishra joins Bharatiya Janata Party

The disqualification of Mishra takes effect retrospectively from January 27, 2019.

17 Aug 2019 11:44 AM


Democracy will now strengthen in J&K: Jitendra Singh

The union minister asserted that Vajpayee never approved of the special status given to Jammu and Kashmir.

17 Aug 2019 11:31 AM

Delhi: Group of Ministers meeting at Rajnath Singh's residence today

Earlier on Friday, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh had said that India follows 'no first use' policy regarding nuclear weapons.

17 Aug 2019 11:24 AM

Jagan asks business representatives to investment in Andhra during US tour

The Chief Minister also welcomed US companies to expand their CSR activities in India.

17 Aug 2019 11:17 AM

KCR govt in Telangana reeling under debt of over Rs 2 lakh crores; claims BJP

Telangana BJP president Dr K. Laxman said, 'Telangana is in debt now with a huge amount of Rs 2.2 lakh crores.

17 Aug 2019 10:55 AM