India

Cong to gherao Parliament on drought, Uttarakhand, govt's ‘deliberate lies’

Congress chief spokesman Randeep Surjewala. (Photo: PTI)

The announcement was made by party's chief spokesman Randeep Surjewala, who said the gherao would be culmination of a save democracy march.

Uttarakhand forest fire: National Disaster Response Force teams sent in

Pauri, Tehri and Nainital are the worst affected districts because they have a thick cover of Cheed and Sal trees

Since early February, 922 incidents of forest fires in the state have been reported in which five people were injured.

SC turns down students’ plea, medical entrance exam to be held tomorrow

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Students said no time to prepare for exams due to different syllabus; SC says nothing stops one from preparing for exams.

Modi made no deal with Italy on AgustaWestland case: Government

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with other ministers at the Parliament House, in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Attempts to link Ajit Doval and Nripendra Misra, one of the accused, to PM are ‘totally’ baseless assertion, says government.

MPs suggest 100 per cent pay hike for themselves in view of ‘good conduct’

Security persons during the Parliament Session in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

A parliamentary committee has recommended that the salary of MPs be raised from Rs 50,000 to a lakh per month.

Din in Rajya Sabha over killing of 2 men in Jharkhand

As the Narendra Modi government came under fire from the Opposition in Rajya Sabha on Friday, with a demand for a House committee to probe a recent incident involving two cattle traders from the minor

The parallel accounts put out by both the sides of what transpired at the meeting between the foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan and the media spin on it in respective countries has once again

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