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Sympathising with Yakub a disservice to nation: Venkaiah Naidu  

Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday expressed disappointment over few people trying to politicise issues of death sentence and terrorism and said it would be "a dis-service to nation" by sympathising with Y ...  MORE»

Blame Sonia if monsoon session washed out: BJP  

Slamming a "confused and afraid" Congress for disrupting the ongoing monsoon session of parliament, the BJP on Sunday said party president Sonia Gandhi will have to take the blame if the session was washed out. ...  MORE»

'Make in India' for 90 medium combat jets  

In another major step towards self reliance in the defence sector, a plan is being finalised to produce 90 Medium Multi-Role Combat Aircraft (MMRCA) in India, informed sources said. ...  MORE»

Dhumal, son Anurag dented HP govt exchequer by Rs 100 crore: Congress  

Congress on Sunday opened another front against BJP as it raked up the row surrounding allotment of land to Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association during its rule and accused former CM PK Dhumal and his son Anura ...  MORE»

Frequent Parliament disruptions 'agonising' : Somnath Chatterjee  

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Sunday described as "very agonising" the frequent disruptions of Parliament and lamented the "inadequacy" of the position of the presiding officer who is unable to ...  MORE»

Heavy rains, floods kill over 50 in West Bengal  

The death toll in West Bengal due to heavy rains and floods crossed 50 on Sunday after seven more deaths, including of four children, were reported from various districts. ...  MORE»

Incidents of communal violence have gone up in 2015  

Incidents of communal violence in the country have gone up in the first six months of 2015 compared to the corresponding period last year, with 330 riots reported till June this year in which 51 people lost the ...  MORE»

Bihar bans six noodle brands  

The Bihar government on Saturday banned the sale of six brands of noodles for one month across the state, an official said. ...  MORE»

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu  

Pakistan Rangers on Sunday fired at Indian positions on the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir, police said. ...  MORE»

Louis Berger probe: Bribes camouflaged as engineering terms  

Shedding new light on the manner in which money for bribes was requisitioned in the Louis Berger case, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said that a code word related to engineering was used as a camouflage ...  MORE»

BJP cautious on Yakub Memon’s execution ahead of Bihar elections  

The BJP has decided to tread "cautiously" on Yakub Memon's execution and is yet unlikely to use it in its pre-poll discourse in Bihar. ...  MORE»

SC official resigns after Yakub Memon ruling  

The deputy registrar (research) at the Supreme Court has resigned a day after describing its last two decisions on Yakub Memon as "instances of judicial abdication that must count amongst the darkest hours" for ...  MORE»

My 'sincere' services to party not appreciated: Tharoor  

Former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, who was recently snubbed by Congress President Sonia Gandhi, has complained to her that his "sincere" services to the party have "neither been seen nor appreciated". ...  MORE»

I am not seeking votes by raising Memon's issue, just want justice for all: AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi in ABP News’ ‘Press Conference’  

Hyderabad MP and AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi answered some tough questions put forward to him by eminent panelists in ABP News’ special programme ‘Press Conference’ hosted by senior journalist Dibang. ...  MORE»

BJP MP Varun Gandhi favours abolition of capital punishment  

In the midst of a raging debate over the death penalty to Mumbai terror attack convict Yakub Memon, BJP MP Varun Gandhi has favoured abolition of capital punishment, saying 94 per cent of death row convicts are ...  MORE»