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  India   All India  19 May 2018

India, All india, 19 May 2018

Why Yeddyurappa stunned Karnataka Assembly by resigning ahead of floor test

'I will not face the confidence vote, I am going to resign,' BJP's BS Yeddyurappa told in an emotional speech.

19 May 2018 9:00 PM

K'taka: Kumaraswamy to swear in on Monday; invites Rahul, Sonia

'Oath ceremony (as Chief Minister) to be held between 12 noon-1 pm on Monday,' H D Kumaraswamy said.

19 May 2018 8:23 PM

MP: Farmer dies after waiting for 4 days to sell crop in scorching heat

Opposition Congress lambasted the BJP govt over the incident which took place at Lateri Mandi in Vidisha district two days ago.

19 May 2018 7:45 PM

Modi is corruption personified: Rahul Gandhi after Yeddyurappa resigns

Congress president Rahul Gandhi thanked the Opposition for standing together and defeating the BJP in Karnataka.

19 May 2018 6:24 PM

Karnataka imbroglio: Lessons and signs of times ahead

Ahead of the floor test, B S Yeddyurappa resigned as Karnataka Chief Minister on Saturday.

19 May 2018 5:46 PM


Kashmiri youth need to join mainstream development of India: Modi

Every stone and weapon raised by misguided youths destabilises Jammu and Kashmir and the country, Narendra Modi said.

19 May 2018 5:25 PM

UGC directs universities to ban use of plastic on campus premises

The directive comes as India is global host of this year's World Environment Day celebrations, theme for which is 'Beat Plastic Pollution'.

19 May 2018 4:11 PM

PM Modi inaugrates work for Zojila tunnel during J&K visit

The tunnel will cutting down the time taken to cross the Zojila pass from three and a half hours presently to just fifteen minutes.

19 May 2018 1:02 PM

K'taka: Pro-tem Speaker stays, SC orders live telecast of trust vote

The Supreme Court rejected Congress-JD(S) plea challenging appointment of pro tem speaker KG Bopaiah.

19 May 2018 11:26 AM

Indian signing foundational agreements with US would broaden defence relationship

India-US bilateral defence trade has risen from near zero to USD 15 billion since 2008.

19 May 2018 9:56 AM


19 dead, 7 injured after cement truck turns turtle on Gujarat highway

The driver fled the spot after the accident occurred. More details are awaited.

19 May 2018 9:45 AM

JNU Academic Council okays course on 'Islamic Terrorism'

''The chair passed the proposal and said the objections would be considered (later)," Suthar, who is an office-bearer of JNUTA said.

19 May 2018 9:27 AM

Ahead of floor-test, BS Yeddyurappa resigns as Karnataka Chief Minister

Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa confidently said, '100 per cent I am going to have absolute majority.'

19 May 2018 9:19 AM

Tremendous pressure on police to register fake cases against AAP leaders: Kejriwal

Kejriwal claimed it was for the first time in the country's history that a chief minister was questioned in 'such a fake' case.

19 May 2018 8:28 AM

Ahead of Karnataka floor test, SC to first decide on interim speaker

The SC will hear whether BJP lawmaker KG Bopaiah is qualified to be the temporary speaker when CM BS Yeddyurappa takes a trust vote today.

19 May 2018 8:16 AM


PM Modi to launch works on Zojilla Tunnel, other projects in J&K today

The 14-kilometre long Zojila tunnel will be India’s longest road tunnel and Asia’s longest bidirectional tunnel.

19 May 2018 8:12 AM

Google, Facebook, Twitter get court notice for revealing Kathua victim's identity

The court listed the matter for further hearing on May 29.

19 May 2018 8:03 AM

Violence blunts efforts to create more jobs

State’s unemployment rate is 12.3%; registered job-seekers are around 88K.

19 May 2018 2:27 AM

With some help, women weave dreams into reality

Vimla Devi from Aspura village had been to Frankfurt to collect a 2018 German Design Award for her rug, Kamal.

19 May 2018 2:24 AM

Drive against child marriages going nowhere

National statistic on child marriages show that the state is on the third position in terms of share of child marriages in all marriages.

19 May 2018 2:22 AM