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  India   Politics  12 Jul 2019

India, Politics, 12 Jul 2019

TMC leader Sofiul Hasan shot dead in WB, party blames BJP

The assailants opened fire when Sofiul Hasan was travelling in a car on his way towards Hariharpara in West Bengal.

12 Jul 2019 9:29 PM

BJP uses money and threats to bring down state government: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul made these remarks after appearing in a court here in connection with a criminal defamation suit filed against him.

12 Jul 2019 8:31 PM

Goa CM seeks resignations of four ministers to induct new faces into cabinet

With 10 MLAs changing the sides, the strength of Congress on the floor of the House has reduced to mere five.

12 Jul 2019 8:24 PM

Congress, BJP go hotel-hopping in Bengaluru as Karnataka crisis continues

The state unit of the BJP has booked 30 rooms for two days at the facility.

12 Jul 2019 7:22 PM

Confident we will win vote of confidence: Former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Kumaraswamy on Friday sought permission for facing a floor test during the ongoing session of the Assembly.

12 Jul 2019 6:41 PM


Kartarpur talks: Pilgrims' safety high on India's agenda

Officials of the two countries are slated to meet on July 14 to finalise modalities of the Kartarpur corridor and related technical issues.

12 Jul 2019 6:36 PM

JP Nadda on 2-day visit to Jharkhand from Saturday

BJP national general secretary Arun Singh will also accompany him.

12 Jul 2019 6:10 PM

Cong appoints district, block-level observers as Delhi prepares for assembly polls

The new additions are being considered as a strategy to cope with Congress' major loss in the LS elections.

12 Jul 2019 6:01 PM

'Political prostitution' happened in Goa: Cong MLA on switching parties

After the merger of the breakaway Congress MLAs, the BJP's strength in the 40-member assembly has gone up to 27.

12 Jul 2019 5:07 PM

Heated discussions in Andhra Pradesh Assembly, CM Jagan Reddy furious

CM Jagan Reddy had said that the previous TDP government did not pay even a single penny under the interest- free loans scheme.

12 Jul 2019 4:44 PM


Ahmedabad Court grants bail to Rahul Gandhi in criminal defamation case

Rahul arrived at the Court to appear in connection with the case.

12 Jul 2019 4:28 PM

UPA did not ‘reply’ to 2006 train blasts, Modi would have responded: Piyush Goyal

Goyal was referring to surgical strikes in 2016 and aerial strike on terror camp in Pakistan earlier this year after Pulwama terror attack.

12 Jul 2019 4:02 PM

SGPC prez invites Imran Khan to attend nagar kirtan

‘On July 25, after holy ritual, Nagar kirtan will commence from Nankana Sahib, place where Guru Nanak was born,’ SGPC prez Longowal said.

12 Jul 2019 3:36 PM

Thankful to BJP-RSS for opportunities to take ideological battle to people: Rahul

Cong leaders had claimed that bank was involved in 'scam' to swap Rs 750 crore in scrapped notes with valid currency after demonetisation.

12 Jul 2019 3:14 PM

Jharkhand HC grants bail to Lalu Yadav in fodder scam case

The Rashtriya Janata Dal chief has been requesting for bail and all of his bail pleas have been rejected until now.

12 Jul 2019 2:55 PM


Andhra Pradesh budget: Rajendranath Reddy presents YSRCP govt maiden budget

Finance minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy, of the Jagan Mohan Reddy govt presents budget for the year 2019-20 in Andhra State Assembly.

12 Jul 2019 2:24 PM

PM Modi meets BJP's women MPs over breakfast

Amit Shah and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi are the only Union ministers who are part of these meetings.

12 Jul 2019 2:15 PM

US, India begin talks amid escalating trade tensions

On Thursday, India on Thursday said that it seeks very constructive and positive engagement with the US counterparts.

12 Jul 2019 1:09 PM

Three ex-Congress MLAs, one from BJP likely to join Goa cabinet

Ten of the 15 Congress MLAs, led by Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar, switched sides and joined the BJP on Wednesday.

12 Jul 2019 12:56 PM

K'nataka rebel MLAs return to Mumbai after meeting assembly speaker in Bengaluru

The 13-month-old Congress-JDS government had earlier this month slumped into crisis following the resignation of 10 MLAs.

12 Jul 2019 12:51 PM