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‘YSRCP will vote against Triple Talaq bill,’ says Vijay Sai Reddy

NDA ally JD(U) staged a walk out from the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday soon after the debate on the Triple Talaq Bill began.

30 Jul 2019 3:41 PM

Akhilesh Yadav urges Yogi govt to fulfil demands of Unnao rape survivor

The family of the rape survivor on Tuesday had launched a protest outside KGMU trauma centre, seeking punishment for BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar.

30 Jul 2019 3:19 PM

Indian culture destroyed in areas with concentration of Christians, Muslims: BJP MLA

The MLA slammed Samajwadi Party MP, Azam Khan, who is allegedly involved in land encroachment cases in Rampur district.

30 Jul 2019 3:15 PM

'Country is with Modi,' says Sanjay Singh after resigning from Cong; to join BJP

Addressing a press conference here, the leader said he would join the BJP on Wednesday.

30 Jul 2019 3:13 PM

JD(U), AIADMK walks out of RS in Triple Talaq debate, odds now in favour of BJP

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad earlier introduced the contentious Triple Talaq bill saying it was a matter of ‘equality’.

30 Jul 2019 3:10 PM


Crimes rising in Delhi, can’t live in denial anymore: Arvind Kejriwal

On July 16, three AAP Rajya Sabha members took the issue of worsening law and order situation in the city to Home Minister Amit Shah.

30 Jul 2019 2:54 PM

BJP MLA Vishweshwar Kageri files nomination for Karnataka Speaker's post

Kageri, who represents the Sirsi constituency, was accompanied by Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa and other senior party leaders.

30 Jul 2019 2:31 PM

Priyanka Gandhi tweets on Unnao accident, asks PM to step in

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also tagged portions of the FIR filed along with the tweet.

30 Jul 2019 1:49 PM

'Triple talaq is about justice, dignity of women,' says Ravi Shankar Prasad

Prasad also said that the practice of triple talaq is continuing despite Supreme Court banning the same through its judgement.

30 Jul 2019 1:16 PM

Maharashtra BJP president unveils CM Devendra Fadnavis's 'rath' for poll yatra

These raths will reach Sant Tukadoji Maharaj Math in Amravati's Mozari by Wednesday evening, said a party official.

30 Jul 2019 12:17 PM


Raj Thackeray to arrive in Kolkata to meet Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday

TMC sources said that Thackeray had called up Mamata Banerjee and expressed his desire to meet her for discussing the issues.

30 Jul 2019 11:52 AM

Don't use lord Ram's name to create ruckus and anger: Ashok Gehlot

West Bengal Chief Minister had reacted angrily to 'Jai Shri Ram' slogans at Bhatpara in North 24 Parganas district in May.

30 Jul 2019 10:02 AM

Rajya Sabha approves Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Bill, 2019

Manish Gupta supported the Bill but added that the Bill should have been referred to a parliamentary panel for further scrutiny.

30 Jul 2019 9:47 AM

BJP MP demands reservation for SCs, STs, OBCs in private sector

She said the government had also given reservation of 10 per cent to economically backward sections among the general category people.

30 Jul 2019 9:42 AM

Lucknow: Congress holds prayer meet for well-being of Unnao rape victim

The prayer meeting, which is being held in front of the Mahatma Gandhi statue in GPO, will continue all through the night.

30 Jul 2019 9:37 AM


Eye on state poll, Mamata Banerjee to revive grassroot connect

The West Bengal chief minister also tasked her party leaders to create awareness among the public.

30 Jul 2019 1:50 AM

Karnataka: Two disqualified lawmakers move Supreme court

Ramesh Jarkhiholi and Mahesh Kumathalli, who were disqualified from the Karnataka Assembly, Monday moved the Supreme court.

30 Jul 2019 1:41 AM

Scrutiny of bills: M Venkaiah Naidu rejects Opposition allegations

15 RS members had expressed concern in a letter.

30 Jul 2019 1:35 AM

Congress is likely to get new chief in a week

The Punjab chief minister, meanwhile, on Monday batted for Priyanka Gandhi as the next Congress chief.

30 Jul 2019 1:32 AM

Delay in choosing new Congress president giving impression of indecision: Tharoor

Backing Tharoor, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said Priyanka Gandhi will be a 'perfect choice' for the post.

29 Jul 2019 9:51 PM