Breaking News

Category Archives: Politics

Feed Subscription


Stone pelters sacrificing lives to resolve Kashmir issue: Farooq Abdullah

Reacting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s statement that Kashmiri youths need to choose between tourism and terrorism, National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah today said that the stone-pelting youths in Kashmir are sacrificing lives for the resolution of Kashmir issue and not to promote tourism in the state. While speaking at an election meeting in Sonawar constituency, Abdullah said, “If ... Read More »

Uttar Pradesh Board Exam 2017: Government To Act Tough Against Cheating Mafia

yogi adityanath

Uttar Prasdesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath led BJP government is in hurry to take all the good decisions in the state. The state government has directed the officials to blacklist centres where mass copying takes place and register FIRs in this regard.  This move is aimed to curb the activities of cheating mafia in the state. The government has directed officials to register ... Read More »

Election Commission To Use Next Generation EVMs by 2018; Set To Replace 9.3 Lakh EVMs

Next Generation EVM

Amid the rising concerns over the uses of EVMs, the Indian Election Commission has decided to replace 9,30,430 EVMs purchased before 2006 as the older machines are nearing their 15-year life cycle. The Election Commission has decided to buy next generation electronic voting machines or EVMs. Many political parties including Congress, AAP and Samajwadi Part have questioned the Election Commission ... Read More »

Will ensure good beef if voted to power, says BJP candidate in Kerala

Allaying fears that BJP might impose a beef ban in Kerala too, BJP candidate N Sreeprakash, who is contesting in Mallapuram by-poll, said that if the party is voted to power, it will ensure a steady supply of beef and that too of good quality. It may be recalled that Kerala is among the few states in the country where ... Read More »

Lokpal issue takes center stage in Parliament

The Lokpal issue became a prominent topic of discussion in the Parliament, as several questions were raised by opposition parties. During the Zero Hour, CPI (M) member Tapan Kumar Sen asked in Rajya Sabha, as to why the Lokpal has not been appointed yet. Sen pointed out that even when there’s been a tremendous upsurge against corruption in the country, ... Read More »

Congress to induct 20 BJP and some JD(S) leaders: KPCC Chief

Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) Chief G Parameshwara today said that around 20 BJP leaders and some from JD(S) will soon be joining the Congress party. Parameshwara’s claims come in the wake of senior Congress leader SM Krishna joining the BJP. Parameshwara said that he wants everyone to know that people are joining the Congress party too. He said that ... Read More »

BJP denies blanket ban on cow slaughter; says different states have different needs

After speculations that BJP may be aiming for a blanket ban on cow slaughter, the party spoke to the media and said that the ongoing crackdown on illegal abattoirs in Uttar Pradesh has nothing to do with cow slaughter in north-eastern states and other regions in the country. Speaking to the media, state BJP Chief Shibun Lyngdoh said, “This is ... Read More »

US President Donald Trump Called PM Narendra Modi To Congratulate For Assembly Polls Victory

TrumpCalls Modi

In a surprising development, the US President Donald Trump called up Prime Minister Narendra Modi and congratulated him for BJP’s victory in recently concluded Assembly polls. PTI sources have confirmed the development and quoted White House for the news update. Narendra Modi led BJP is in centre since 2014 and scored a tremendous victory in recently concluded assembly election. The ... Read More »

UP CM Yogi Adityanath To Campaign For BJP In Gujarat Elections

Yogi Adityanath To Campaign For BJP In Gujarat Elections

The increasing popularity of the UP CM Yogi Adityanath has landed him another job as this time he will be the star campaigner for BJP in the  Gujarat state assembly elections later this year. The Gujarat state assembly elections will witness Yogi Adityanath and seek votes for BJP to return to the power as its bid for the continuous sixth ... Read More »

Mental Healthcare Bill 2016 Passed In Parliament; No Punishment For Suicide


In a very positive development today at the parliament, the Mental Healthcare Bill 2016 was passed ensuring the rights for mental healthcare and services for mental illness as well as discriminating suicide. The landmark bill got approval from the Lok Sabha to become the legislation. It was passed by Rajya Sabha in August 2016. The bill will ensure that every person utilizes ... Read More »

Scroll To Top