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Arun Jaitley not okay with Subramanian Swamy in Rajya Sabha

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley speaks in the Rajya Sabha in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

BJP Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy and Union finance minister Arun Jaitley are known to be old political rivals.

Copter scam: ED seeks Brit middleman’s extradition

The Enforcement Directorate (ED), which is investigating the multi-crore AgustaWestland helicopter deal case, has sought the extradition of British national Christian Michel James on charges of money

Poets from Pakistan, US to attend city mushaira

Eminent poets from all over the world will present the best in contemporary Urdu poetry at Mushaira Jashn-e-Bahar, the biggest such event in the national capital, scheduled to be held on Friday at Del

Poets from Pakistan, US to attend city mushaira

Kamna Prasad

Promoting amity and friendship through poetry, the event brings together the finest Urdu poets from different parts of the globe

Oil crash to hit NRI remittance

The crash in crude oil prices with a crippling impact on the economies of the Gulf nations would deal a severe blow to remittances to India, Pakistan and other Asian nations with a maximum possible im

2 arrested for dacoity at jeweller’s Rajasthan home

Acting on a tip-off, officials of the anti-robbery and dacoity cell of Mumbai crime branch (CB) has arrested two goons, who, along with four other accused, allegedly committed a dacoity at a jeweller’

Vishnu wins India series in style

Winner of the JK Racing India series Vishnu Prasad (centre) along with runners up Constantino Peroni (left) and Karthik Tharani

Ajay Kini, Vishnu Prasad, Sailesh Bolisetti romped home with emphatic victories in their respective categories of the final round of the 18th JK Tyre Racing Championship at India’s only F1 track, the

Notice issued to Shelar for Dahi Handi violation

The Bombay high court on Tuesday issued notices to office bearers of various mandals and BJP leader Ashish Shelar, head of Dahi Handi Samiti for alleged violation of the guidelines issued by the State

‘Writers’ protest is not manufactured’

Anuradha Sengupta, Nayantara Sahgal and T.M. Krishna at the event

The vociferous debates over freedom of expression continued over day two of the Tata Literature Live! Mumbai LitFest at a session titled “No time for silence: Why writers feel the need to speak up”.

India seeks more say in peace ops

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in New Delhi on Monday. 	— ASIAN AGE

India, which is one of the largest contributors to the UN peacekeeping missions, on Monday demanded a greater say from the United Nations in decision-making on UN peace-keeping missions.

With the results of the five Assembly elections out, there are certain clear heroes: Mamata Banerjee in West Bengal, J. Jayalalithaa in Tamil Nadu, the LDF in Kerala and the BJP in Assam.

When the information and broadcasting ministry sent out letters to all ministers requesting them to give detailed interviews to Doordarshan and All-India Radio about the achievements of their respecti