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Furore in Lok Sabha as land ordinance is tabled

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with ministers on the first day of the second part of the Budget session. (Photo: PTI)

PM thanks all for ‘productive’ first half of session, hopes it will continue

India’s Daughter: Advocate ML Sharma denies remarks

SC Women Lawyers had filed a case against Sharma after he made some derogatory comments in the BBC documentary. (Photo: AFP)

I apologise to them and let them punish me if I am wrong, says ML Sharma

AAP expels Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav, 2 other rebels

Rebel AAP leaders Yogendra Yadav, Anand Kumar and Prashant Bhushan during a press conference. (Photo: PTI)

Prashant points to ‘dubious’ donations

Rahul Gandhi hits out at ‘suit-boot sarkar’ amid BJP taunts

Congress president Sonia Gandhi, right, talks to her son and party vice president Rahul Gandhi at a farmers rally. (Photo: AP)

In the third Lok Sabha speech of his 11-year parliamentary career, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi mounted his sharpest ever attack on the Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre, accusing it

PM Modi to visit China from May 14

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the foundation stone laying ceremony of Dr. Ambedkar International Centre. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit China from May 14 to 16, government sources indicated on Monday.

Minister Giriraj Singh apologises to Sonia Gandhi

 Union Minister Giriraj Singh apologises in Lok Sabha in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

With the LS witnessing vociferous protests after the House resumed the second half of the Budget Session, Union minister of state Giriraj Singh expressed regret for his racist remarks against Congress

Sensex down by 556 points amid tax fears, land row

The equity markets sank on Monday, with the Sensex plunging by over 1,000 points intra-day, triggered by heavy selling by foreign portfolio investors on lower than expected earning numbers from India

Cricketer Ankit Keshri dies after freak mishap

BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmia paying his respect to Bengal under-19 cricketer Ankit Keshri in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)

Ankit Keshri critically hurt in match collision. Family claims negligence had led to his death.

As Budget session resumes, Modi seeks Opposition support for tough bills

 Narendra Modi addressing the media outside Parliament before the start of the second half of the Budget session (Photo: ANI)

As the second part of Budget session got underway on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appreciated the cooperation of all parties in the first half and hoped that the same would continue.

5 students killed, many injured in school van accident in Bihar

Violent protests at a hospital in Siwan over absence of doctors to treat schoolchildren injured in accident (Photo: video grab)

Five students were killed and eight injured when an auto rickshaw carrying students and a pick up van collided in Bihar's Siwan district, triggering violence in the area with locals ransacking a hospi

When politics, business and media rivalry get mixed up in wildlife conservation, the consequence can be pretty bizarre.

When William Blake published his The Tyger in 1794, he carefully replaced the usual “i” of “Tiger” with a “y” in order to suggest the extraordinariness of the apocalyptic beast.