Former union minister Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, to campaign 'to save democracy'

Former union minister Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, to campaign ‘to save democracy’

Senior BJP leader and former union minister Yashwant Sinha, served in Atal Behari Vajpayee government as finance and foreign minister, quit the BJP on...
He Was, By All Accounts, The Last Of The Gentlemen Editors

He Was, By All Accounts, The Last Of The Gentlemen Editors

~By Saeed Naqvi These are such desperate times for journalism that S. Nihal Singh’s departure at 89, triggers memories about a phase in the profession...
An Indonesian woman is publicly caned for prostitution in Banda Aceh, Aceh province, Indonesia, Reuters/UNI

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Maya Kodnani acquitted by Gujarat High Court in 2002 Naroda Patiya case

Maya Kodnani acquitted by Gujarat High Court in 2002 Naroda Patiya case

Former BJP minister in Gujarat government was on Friday, April 20,acquitted by the Gujarat High Court in the Naroda Patiya massacre in which 97...
Opposition parties give notice for impeachment of Chief Justice of India

Opposition parties give notice for impeachment of Chief Justice of India

Led by Congress, seven other opposition parties — CPI, CPI(M), NCP, SP, BSP and IUML — on Friday met Vice-President and Rajya Sabha Chairman...
Supreme Court website hacked, Brazilian hack team suspected to be behind the attack

Supreme Court website hacked, Brazilian hack team suspected to be behind the attack

The Supreme Court of India’s website was hacked on Thursday, April 19, and a Brazilian hack team was suspected to be behind the attack. There...
Supreme Court rejects probe in Judge Loya's death, BJP triumphant

Supreme Court rejects probe in Judge Loya’s death, BJP triumphant

There is no merit in plea for a probe in Judge BH Loya's death and it was an attempt to scandalise judiciary, ruled the...
India, UK agree to enhance cooperation post Brexit

India, UK agree to enhance cooperation post Brexit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured his British counterpart Theresa May that UK's withdrawal from EU offers opportunities to "further increase" bilateral trade ties....
Indian Navy welcomes Chinese warships in Indian Ocean with cheeky tweets

Indian Navy welcomes Chinese warships in Indian Ocean with cheeky tweets

The Indian Navy on Tuesday tweeted a "warm welcome" to three Chinese warships in the Indian Ocean, effectively and humorously conveying its strong presence...
BJP changes its party president in MP; change expected in Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh too

BJP changes its party president in MP; change expected in Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh...

After the setbacks it suffered in by-elections in poll-bound states of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, the BJP has gone in for a change of...

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