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Congress steps up heat on Modi government over 'CAG report' on Rafale NEW DELHI: A day after the Supreme Court dismissed petitions seeking a probe into the Rafale deal, the political dogfight over the issue intensified with the Congress accusing the Narendra Modi government of "misleading" the apex court that resulted in "factual bloomers" in the judgment.
Killings of innocent civilians by forces in Pulwama is a blot on India’s face: Dal Khalsa CHANDIGARH: Strongly condemning the use of deadly force against peaceful protesters in Pulwama, the Dal Khalsa said the security forces deployed in Kashmir are treating the native people as their ‘enemies’.
Pakistan, China, Afghanistan sign MoU on anti-terrorism cooperation KABUL : Pakistan, China and Afghanistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) vis-a-vis anti-terrorism cooperation during a second trilateral ministerial dialogue in Kabul on Saturday.
AIPEF appeals Chief Ministers to oppose Electricity (Amendment) Bill CHANDIGARH: All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) has appealed to all the Chief Ministers to oppose the proposed Electricity (Amendment ) Bill 2018 as it is not only anti people but it is also against the constitutional provision of Electricity as a concurrent subject wherein States have equal powers and if enacted Bill will encroach the sovereignty of state.
Sri Lanka's disputed PM Rajapaksa resigns amid crisis COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned on Saturday, seven weeks after he was appointed in a surprise move that sparked a political crisis in the island nation.
10 killed in J&K gunfight, clashes SRINAGAR: Three militants and a soldier were killed on Saturday during a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, while six other civilians died in subsequent clashes in the area, police said.
Congress MP demands metro link between Amritsar and Dera Baba Nanak Congress MP demands metro link between Amritsar and Dera Baba Nanak AMRITSAR: Member of Parliament Gurjeet Singh Aujla today in Lok Sabha refreshed his demands of Metro Rail service from Amritsar to Dera Baba Nanak and upgradation of State Highways into 6 lane National Highways along with a planned city on Indian side of the border at Dera Baba Nanak before the commissioning of corridor.
Appointment of Kamal Nath as MP CM rocks Punjab Vidhan Sabha, SAD and AAP slam Congress CHANDIGARH: The appointment of senior Congress leader Kamal Nath as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh has flayed the political tempers in Punjab and also the Sikh organisations blamed the Congress party for 'rewarding' the Congress leader for his alleged role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Delhi.
Kartarpur Sahib corridor a bridge of peace, says Capt Amarinder Singh Kartarpur Sahib corridor a bridge of peace, says Capt Amarinder Singh CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday appealed to all the political parties to play a constructive role in maintaining peace and harmony in the state, thereby foiling the nefarious designs of Pakistan’s ISI supported terrorism.
Capt Amarinder flays SAD for politicising sensitive issue of 1984 CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday slammed Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) for politicising the 1984 riots issue following Kamal Nath’s nomination as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister.
Scindia, Gehlot, Pilot meet Rahul ahead of CM decision NEW DELHI: Hectic parleys were on at Congress President Rahul Gandhi's residence on Thursday to choose the chief ministers of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan where the party dislodged the BJP from power in the Assembly elections.
Akali Dal against Kamal Nath becoming as MP CM NEW DELHI: Akali Dal leader and Delhi MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa on Thursday said Sikhs would hold nation-wide protests if Congress leader Kamal Nath became the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh.
SAD president disbands party units in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan CHANDIGARH : Sukhbir Singh Badal president of Shiromani Akali Dal today disbanded state units of his party in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan.
AAP slams Congress for putting forth name of Kamal Nath as CM of Madhya Pradesh CHANDIGARH: Aam Aadmi Party slammed Congress for putting forth the name of 1984 Delhi Sikh genocide accused Kamal Nath as CM Madhya Pardesh and termed it as rubbing salt on the wounds of sikh victims instead of providing justice.
Khaira seeks Amarinder's stand on elevation of Kamal Nath, named in anti-Sikh riots CHANDIGARH: Sukhpal Singh Khaira AAP MLA and former Leader of Oppositiion today sought Capt.
Petrol prices increase after election of five states are over MUMBAI: After declining for nearly two months, petrol prices rose marginally on Thursday across three of the four metro cities in the country.
Punjab Vidhan Sabha pays homage to eminent personalities, deceased of Amritsar rail accident CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Vidhan Sabha on Thursday paid homage to 58 persons died in a tragic rail incident at Amritsar and 3 persons killed in bomb blast at Nirankari Bhawan at village Adliwal in Amritsar besides remembering several eminent personalities from different walks of life, who had passed since the last session of the Assembly.
Gehlot to be Rajasthan CM Gehlot to be Rajasthan CM JAIPUR: Veteran Congress leader Ashok Gehlot appears to have pipped Sachin Pilot in the race for Chief Minister in Rajasthan.
Gehlot, Pilot in Delhi as Rahul to pick new Rajasthan CM JAIPUR: Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and state Congress chief Sachin Pilot reached New Delhi on Thursday to meet party President Rahul Gandhi, who will finalise the name of the new Chief Minister.
May survives no-confidence vote triggered by Conservative MPs LONDON: UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday survived a vote of no-confidence triggered by members of her own ruling Conservative Party over her handling of the country exiting the European Union (EU).
Blow to BJP ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls NEW DELHI: The results in the Hindi heartland states of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan came as a major shock for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which has won all the major states barring Delhi, Bihar, Punjab and Karnataka in elections held after the sweeping 2014 Lok Sabha victory.
Canada warns Trump against politicising Chinese executive's arrest OTTAWA: Canada has issued a stern warning to US President Donald Trump against using the arrest of Chinese tech company Huawei's Chief Financial Officer (CFO), who has been accused of helping the firm dodge American sanctions on Iran, as a bargaining chip in trade talks with Beijing.
Navjot Singh Sidhu calls on Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh Navjot Singh Sidhu calls on Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh CHANDIGARH: The Local Government, Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister, Punjab, Mr.



Sukhbir Badal condoles demise of Khaira’s mother CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president S. Sukhbir Singh Badal today expressed deep sorrow over the passing of Mrs. Mohinder Kaur , the mother of AAP leader and Leader of Opposition in the Legislative assembly S. Sukhpal Singh Khaira.
Actor Rajpal Yadav calls on CM, Arvind Kejriwal at Delhi Secretariat Suu Kyi common room 'unnamed' by Oxford students BJP’s secret poll dealings need to be exposed


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