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  India   Politics  25 Jun 2019

India, Politics, 25 Jun 2019

Yogi govt approves Rs 2000 cr loan to expedite construction of Purvanchal expressway

Siddharth Nath Singh told media that Cabinet approved money transfer directly into beneficiaries acount under Chief Minister Housing Scheme.

25 Jun 2019 8:05 PM

Security slashed for Chandrababu Naidu's son, other family members

Earlier this month, Naidu's Z+ category security was withdrawn by the state government, which led to demonstrations staged by TDP members.

25 Jun 2019 7:55 PM

RS elections to fill 6 vacancies in TN to be held on July 18

Singh's 18-year-long tenure in the Upper House came to an end this month with Congress not in a position to get him reelected from Assam.

25 Jun 2019 7:51 PM

Come clear on Triple Talaq Bill, Congress tells TRS

TRS had supported the BJP government by abstaining during voting on the Triple Talaq Bill in Lok Sabha on December 27 last.

25 Jun 2019 7:44 PM

Delhi court sentences AAP MLA Manoj Kumar to 3 months in prison

The court had, on June 11, convicted Kumar on grounds of obstructing a public servant in discharge of public functions.

25 Jun 2019 4:56 PM


DMK calls Tamil Nadu govt most corrupt; dubs AIADMK slave of BJP

The BJP members countered Maran's attack, saying that he cannot use offensive expressions against a state government in Lok Sabha.

25 Jun 2019 4:37 PM

Priyanka Gandhi's revamp plan in UP

Priyanka, who is in-charge of eastern UP, has put a team in place after taking feedback from the secretaries attached to her.

25 Jun 2019 4:11 PM

Maharashtra govt increases monthly remuneration for freedom fighters

In another tweet, Maharashtra CMO, while quoting Fadnavis, also announced pension for Misabandis.

25 Jun 2019 3:23 PM

Dayanidhi Maran attacks AIADMK govt for its complacency in tackling water crisis

Tamil Nadu has been reeling under acute water crisis stress for the past several months as Chennai's water reservoirs have gone dry.

25 Jun 2019 3:08 PM

'Nothing in our hands': Irrigation Minister as K'taka farmers' strike enters day 5

Farmers in Mandya have been demanding diversion of Cauvery and Hemavati waters to their canals in order to save their produce.

25 Jun 2019 3:07 PM


Andhra Pradesh, T'gana CMs to discuss water issues on June 28: source

The proposed meeting on June 28 would be the first official one between the two to discuss the contentious issues, sources added.

25 Jun 2019 2:43 PM

Newly-wed Nusrat Jahan, friend Mimi take oath as LS members

The TMC lawmaker Nusrat Jahan later touched the feet of Speaker Om Birla and sought his blessings.

25 Jun 2019 1:27 PM

We are committed to further improving urban infrastructure: PM Modi

Modi had launched the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) to provide affordable housing to the urban poor.

25 Jun 2019 11:41 AM

BJP parliamentary party meet postponed due to Rajasthan unit chief's death

The new date for the meeting which would be headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not been announced yet.

25 Jun 2019 9:13 AM

Muslim's personal issue, nothing acceptable outside Quran: Azam Khan on Triple Talaq

Khan said politics divides communities who otherwise have fraternal bonds.

25 Jun 2019 9:07 AM


No TMC govt will be left in WB: Mukul Roy as MLA, 10 Zilla parishad members join BJP

This comes a day after TMC president Mamata Banerjee threatened her party's erstwhile leaders who have jumped the ship with 'consequences'.

25 Jun 2019 8:47 AM

Kamal Nath mulls closure of Shivraj govt programmes

While majority of these schemes are proposed to be scraped, some of them will be merged with the programmes having similar objectives.

25 Jun 2019 2:44 AM

Congress dissolves UP district committees

The party has also appointed a three-member disciplinary committee to look into cases of indiscipline by party cadre during the Lok Sabha polls.

25 Jun 2019 2:42 AM

Amit Shah presents Bill on J&K reservation in LS

The Bill was cleared by Union Cabinet on June 12.

25 Jun 2019 2:32 AM

Sparks fly as Congress, BJP spar in motion of thanks debate

Home minister Amit Shah too was present in the House during the discussion.

25 Jun 2019 1:59 AM