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Manmohan Singh meets PM Modi, hours after attacking his government

PM Narendra Modi and former PM Manmohan Singh at 7, Race Course Road in New Delhi on Wednesday.(Photo: PTI)

A sudden meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former PM Manmohan Singh here on Wednesday, hours after Dr Singh had attacked the Modi government, sparked off speculation in political circle

MHA moves Supreme Court against Delhi High Court order on ACB power

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. (Photo: PTI/File)

A full-blown turf war has begun between the Centre and the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government, with the Union home ministry on Wednesday taking the matter to the Supreme Court challenging the Delhi

Protest to Swedish daily over Bofors ‘slip’ in President interview

Protest to Swedish daily over Bofors ‘slip’ in President interview

The Indian government lodged a strong protest with Swedish daily Dagens Nyhetter (DN) for publishing “slip of the tongue” comments and “off-the-record” remarks by President Pranab Mukherjee in an inte

Kiren Rijiju says ‘can’t curb food habits’ as beef row rages

Amid a raging controversy over beef in India, minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju said Wednesday “no restrictions can be put on food habits in a secular country like India” but the sentiments of t

5 per cent job quota unlikely for Gujjars: Rajasthan government

The Rajasthan government on Wednesday expressed its inability to accord five per cent quota to Gujjars in jobs, suggesting that any such move will have adverse consequences on social harmony in the st

CBI granted time to reply in rape probe

The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted time to the CBI to take a stand for a probe into alleged gangrape of an MBA student by three persons and uploading of obscene photos in the Internet.

High Court: Greenpeace can use 2 domestic accounts

The Delhi high court on Wednesday allowed NGO Greenpeace India to operate two of its domestic accounts to accept fresh domestic contribution.

Priyanka Gandhi and Smriti Irani row over IIIT in Rae Bareli

HRD Minister Samriti Irani with IIT Kharagpur director PP Chakraborty during her visit at IIT Kharagpur (Photo: PTI)

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and HRD minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday locked horns over an alleged delay in setting up an IIIT in Rae Bareli, the parliamentary constituency of Congress president Sonia Gand

Germany, India come closer on common threats

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar with his German counterpart, Ursula von der Leyen, in New Delhi on Wednesday. 	(Photo: PTI)

Germany on Wednesday pitched for deepening its partnership with India, especially in the field of cyberspace, maritime cooperation in the Indian Ocean and defence production including that of submarin

The dust is beginning to settle on an extraordinary election result in the UK.

Pakistan’s ludicrous charge that India’s spy agency RAW is behind the Karachi attack on the Ismaili community maybe laughed out of court here, given that the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed re