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SM Krishna makes shocking revelations on Congress, post resignation

SM Krishna makes shocking revelations on Congress, post resignation

Former Union Minster SM Krishna, who resigned from the Congress on Saturday, today hit out at the party, alleging that Congress doesn’t need mass leaders like him, but only managers. “Congress doesn’t need mass leaders these days, they only want managers who can handle a situation,” Krishna said at the press conference in Bengaluru, during […]

Formulate national policy for distressed farmers: Supreme Court

Formulate national policy for distressed farmers: Supreme Court

In the wake of numerous farmer suicide and the many PILs on it, the Supreme Court on Friday wondered why there was no national policy to compensate them for crop failure or indebtedness. A bench of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice N V Ramana was hearing a three-year-old appeal filed by an NGO […]

Punjab Assembly Elections 2017: Narendra Modi terms Congress ‘sinking ship’

Punjab Assembly Elections 2017: Narendra Modi terms Congress ‘sinking ship’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, conducting his first rally in Jalandhar after the announcement of the Punjab Assembly Elections 2017 date, on Friday, launched another attack on the Congress. He referred to Congress as a sinking ship that Punjabis would not like to board. He made an indirect reference to AAP as the party that was […]

Pawan Kalyan blasts Modi govt, Chandrababu on AP special status issue

Pawan Kalyan blasts Modi govt, Chandrababu on AP special status issue

Tollywood superstar cum would be politician Pawan Kalyan, who has been voicing the AP special status issue, on Friday, found fault with the Chandrababu Naidu government after it denied him permission for a proposed protest on the same. It can be recalled that a ‘silent beach protest’ was called for by protestors on Thursday at […]

Images of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar sleeping during Republic Day parade goes viral

Images of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar sleeping during Republic Day parade goes viral

Even as India celebrated its 68th Republic Day on Thursday with great festive fervour, images of Manohar Parrikar sleeping that has gone viral on social media embarrassed both the Union defence minister and also the BJP led government at the centre. The image of Manohar Parrikar sleeping is one that has been taken while the […]

This was why Shiv Sena divorced BJP for BMC Elections 2017

This was why Shiv Sena divorced BJP for BMC Elections 2017

In a move that sent shockwaves through the political circles in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray, on Thursday, confirmed that the party is ending the 25-year-old alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for the upcoming BMC Elections 2017 that will be held across Maharashtra. “We shall not go around with a begging bowl. […]

Arvind Kejriwal makes shocking allegations against Election Commission

Arvind Kejriwal makes shocking allegations against Election Commission

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has accused the Election Commission of promoting bribery after he was banned from telling people to take money from other parties, and then vote for AAP. Arvind Kejriwal wrote a letter to the Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi after the poll panel censored him for violating the Model Code of […]

Kamal Haasan comes up with bizarre theory to support Jallikattu

Kamal Haasan comes up with bizarre theory to support Jallikattu

Superstar South actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Tuesday opined that the protest over the ban on Jallikattu, the popular bull-taming sport in Tamil Nadu, was a clear sign of discontent and anger among the people of the state. Kamal Haasan, who has said that he wanted the sport of Jallikattu to be regulated, and not banned, […]

Telangana govt to speed up 2BHK free housing scheme for poor

Telangana govt to speed up 2BHK free housing scheme for poor

Facing flak over its delay in implementation of the 2BHK free housing scheme for the poor, the Telangana government on Monday made an effort to speed up as its ministers held a meeting with officers and contractors involved in the populist project. The 2BHK free housing scheme has been one of the tall promises made […]

Taslima Nasreen explains why India urgently needs uniform civil law

Taslima Nasreen explains why India urgently needs uniform civil law

Controversial Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen, who has been living in exile since 1994 owing to threat from Islamic fundamentalists, on Monday, stated that India was in an urgent need of a uniform civil law. Speaking at a session at the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF), Taslima Nasreen, who was often been controversy for her writings and […]