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NDA allies attack govt over Finance Bill

NDA allies, Shiv Sena and TDP, on Wednesday launched scathing attacks on the government during discussion on the Finance Bill in the Lok Sabha.

PM Modi, Amit Shah rallies to boost campaign

The BJP election campaign in the state will get a boost with Prime Minister Narendra Modi set to conduct whirlwind tours from Friday and BJP national president Amit Shah from Thursday.

Jindal brothers ink Rs 6,500 crore deal

Sajjan Jindal and Naveen Jindal

JSW Energy led by Sajjan Jindal will acquire a 1,000 megawatt (MW) power plant from his younger brother Naveen-led Jindal Steel and Power for Rs 6,500 crore.

Congress declares ‘non-cooperation’ with Modi govt

The confrontation between the government and the Opposition would intensify further with the Congress planning to non-cooperate with the Modi dispensation after the latter played the AgustaWestland de

Security hiked after module busted

After the Delhi police claimed to have foiled a possible terror plot, security of all key installations and government buildings in the city was beefed up on Wednesday.

Cops arrest 3 of Bhiwandi motorcycle robbery gang

The police claim to have busted a major racket in Bhiwandi after three members of an alleged gang of two-wheeler thieves were arrested on Tuesday, with the anti-chain snatching cell of the Thane polic

Vijay Mallya’s 2nd resignation gets Rajya Sabha nod

Liquor baron and Independent MP Vijay Mallya’s tenure in the Rajya Sabha came to an abrupt end on Wednesday with chairman Hamid Ansari accepting his resignation after he sent a fresh letter under his

IPL 9: Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli fined for breach of conduct

Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir was fined for “abusing ground equipment”, while Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli was penalised for a second time for maintaining a slow over

Take strongest action against corrupt: Congress

Asking the BJP-led Central government to stop threatening and blackmailing the Congress on the AgustaWestland VVIP copter bribery case, the party on Wednesday challenged the Modi government to “take s

Amit Shah slams Jayalalithaa over Central aid

BJP President Amit Shah at a public meeting in support of party candidates at Pattukkottai, Tamil Nadu. (Photo: PTI)

Alleging corruption to the tune of Rs 12,000 crore in various forms in the last five years of the AIADMK rule in Tamil Nadu, BJP national president Amit Shah charged the state government on refusing t

Zij astronomy made its debut in India under the patronage of King Firoz Shah Tughlaq who ruled Delhi from 1351 to 1388.

Humour charms. But is humour that draws attention to one’s flaws a high-risk strategy if you are a prominent politician in this country?