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  India   All India  17 Jan 2017

India, All india, 17 Jan 2017

Will join Akhilesh’s ‘grand secular alliance’ in Uttar Pradesh: NCP

NCP leader Praful Patel is in Goa to check preparedness of his party to contest the Goa Assembly elections slated on February 4.

17 Jan 2017 9:23 PM

'Don't be afraid, BJP': Rahul Gandhi after ruling party complains to EC

A BJP delegation comprising Union Ministers Prakash Javadekar and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi lodged a complaint with the EC against Gandhi.

17 Jan 2017 9:19 PM

Sidhu attacks Badals, says 'evil souls have to be rooted out from Punjab'

Sidhu said there is need to bring some concrete policy to generate employment and root out the drug menace.

17 Jan 2017 9:01 PM

Mamata calls Modi 'totally arrogant', lists out note ban deaths per state

The latest provocation for Banerjee was the PM's tweet announcing financial relief to the pilgrims who died while returning from Gangasagar.

17 Jan 2017 8:40 PM

Venkaiah defends Dangal girl trolled for meeting Mehbooba, targets 'ultra-liberals'

Naidu asserted that the incident clearly shows the irony of pseudo liberals who spoke against the growing 'intolerance' earlier.

17 Jan 2017 8:32 PM


Just 3 days after joining BJP, Beant Singh's daughter back in Congress

Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh said Gurkanwal had some minor grudges, which the party had addressed.

17 Jan 2017 8:17 PM

After victory at EC, Ramgopal files caveat in SC against Mulayam faction

On Monday, the Akhilesh Yadav faction was awarded the 'cycle' symbol by the Election Commission.

17 Jan 2017 7:51 PM

Tie-up with Congress shows Akhilesh's desperation: BJP

Congress on Tuesday declared that it will tie up with SP in the coming polls and Yadav also echoed similar views.

17 Jan 2017 7:36 PM

Law panel for life imprisonment if person dies of consuming adulterated food

The Commission has recommended harsher punishments than the present six-month jail term.

17 Jan 2017 7:26 PM

Differences are natural but must respect each other's concerns: Modi on China

Speaking at the inauguration of the second Raisina Dialogue, Modi also slammed Pakistan for failing to reciprocate his overtures of peace.

17 Jan 2017 6:25 PM


Rahul's remarks offensive, freeze Cong poll symbol: BJP to EC

Gandhi had made comments co-relating his party's symbol 'hand' with various gods at Congress' 'Jan Vedna Sammelan' earlier this month.

17 Jan 2017 6:11 PM

Nagpur: MLC poll candidate hands over Rs 8500 in Re 1 coins as deposit

He brought the coins in four bags and it took a few hours for election officials to count the money.

17 Jan 2017 6:03 PM

Delhi's pollution very serious issue, urgent steps needed: SC

'This pollution problem is very serious. If you talk for years for a solution, then it is a problem,' the SC bench observed.

17 Jan 2017 5:35 PM

Rajasthan minister defiant on cow remarks, claims they are scientific

Vasudev Devnani had said earlier that the cow is the only animal which both inhales and exhales oxygen.

17 Jan 2017 4:58 PM

Mulayam makes U-turn, now wants Shivpal in Akhilesh's poll list

Earlier, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav had presented a list of 38 names to son Akhilesh Yadav, which did not include Shivpal.

17 Jan 2017 4:22 PM


Badals have looted Punjab, will pay for their misdeeds: Arvind Kejriwal

On the river water issue, Kejriwal said if AAP government is formed, it will strongly defend the rights of Punjab.

17 Jan 2017 3:46 PM

Sheena murder case: Indrani seeks divorce from Peter Mukerjea

A Special CBI court has charged Indrani and Peter with murder and criminal conspiracy.

17 Jan 2017 3:32 PM

Man from Bihar in Saudi jail for over 15 yrs; kin approaches MEA for help

He continues to be in prison for not paying a penalty amount of around Rs 1.29 crore (7,11,562 Saudi Riyals).

17 Jan 2017 3:14 PM

Amarinder Singh trashes Kejriwal charge, challenges him to fight in Lambi

Kejriwal claimed Singh he was fighting from Parkash Singh Badal's home turf of Lambi to help the Punjab Chief Minister win.

17 Jan 2017 2:53 PM

Ties with father 'unbreakable', will take him along: Akhilesh

Dealing a severe blow to Mulayam Singh Yadav, the EC on Tuesday gave the symbol 'bicycle' to the faction headed by Akhilesh Yadav.

17 Jan 2017 2:12 PM