Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 | Last Update : 07:51 PM IST


Centre in a tizzy over slow pace of rural schemes

The main aim of the government was to ensure “saturation” or coverage of eligible households under all these schemes.

18 Jul 2018 1:20 AM

Allies seek debate on lynchings, dalits as PM reaches out to Oppn

Former NDA ally TDP is likely to push for a no-confidence motion against the government for denying Andhra Pradesh special category status.

18 Jul 2018 1:14 AM

Mobocracy can't be allowed, act to curb cow violence: SC to Centre, states

The court said instances of lynching and mob violence are creeping threats which may gradually take the shape of a “Typhon-like monster”.

18 Jul 2018 1:01 AM

Rahul Gandhi constitutes CWC, convenes first meet on July 22

The new Congress Working Committee (CWC) includes 23 members, 19 permanent invitees and 9 special invitees.

17 Jul 2018 9:28 PM

On Rahul's 'pass Women's Reservation Bill' challenge, Centre offers ‘new deal’

Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad urged Congress to join hands to pass the instant Triple Talaq and Nikah Halala Bill.

17 Jul 2018 9:16 PM

Rahul Gandhi in competition with Owaisi to usurp Jinnah’s legacy: BJP

BJP said Rahul Gandhi's tweet that he stands with last person in line as 'confession' of his reported remarks that Congress is for Muslims.

17 Jul 2018 7:42 PM

Federal Bank shares soar over 19 pc as Q1 net profit rises

The bank's net profit in the corresponding three months to June in 2017-18 stood at Rs 210.15 crore.

17 Jul 2018 5:33 PM

SC reserves verdict on pleas seeking decriminalisation of Section 377

A five-judge constitution bench headed by CJI Dipak Misra concluded hearing the arguments on the contentious issue after four days.

17 Jul 2018 5:06 PM

Cooperate for Parliament's smooth functioning: PM Modi urges political parties

Addressing the leaders of various parties, PM Narendra Modi asked them to raise their issues in the House as people expected them to do so.

17 Jul 2018 4:09 PM

Joined railways to do our job, not service seniors: Employee tells Piyush Goyal

Soon after taking over in September 2017, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal had instructed officials to not use their juniors for menial jobs.

17 Jul 2018 3:34 PM