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Delhi government orders probe into Bawana warehouse fire, announces ex-gratia

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday ordered a thorough probe into the Bawana plastic factory fire incident that claimed at least 17 lives and announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh to the next of the kin of the deceased.

Disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs was A.K. Joti's gift to Modi: AAP

The Election Commission's (EC) decision to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs for holding office of profit was poll panel chief A.K. Joti's "parting gift" to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, senior AAP leader Gopal Rai said here on Saturday.

Punjab CM appeals to farmers to shun agitation over debt waiver issue

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has appealed to the state’s farmers to shun the path of agitation, saying his government could not afford to waive off any more of their debts at the present juncture, but was committed to alleviating all their woes at the earliest.

Punjab CM reiterates commitment to provide level playing field to all in transport sector

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday reiterated his government’s commitment to providing a level playing field to all stakeholders in the state’s transport sector and said that the Pepsu Road Transport Corporation (PRTC), has reported an operating profit of Rs. 9.21 Crores between April 2017 to December 2017.

EC recommends 20 AAP MLAs be disqualified

 In a major setback to Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Election Commission was on Friday said to have recommended disqualification of 20 of its MLAs on grounds of holding office of profit as Parliamentary Secretaries.

Minor's murder again causes uproar in J&K assembly

Pandemonium marred the proceedings of Jammu and Kashmir assembly on Friday as the opposition again created an uproar over the murder of a minor girl in Kathua district.

Senior Sikh Political leader Manjit Singh Calcutta cremated

Former SGPC Chief Secretary and renowned Panthic leader Manjit Singh Calcutta (79) who passed away in a private hospital in Amritsar yesterday, today cremated with State honor.

Modi, Netanyahu in Ahmedabad; begin roadshow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi received Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Ahmedabad airport on Wednesday morning and the leaders proceeded in a roadshow toward the Sabarmati Ashram, with crowds thronging both sides of the road.

RLSP chief and Union Minister Kushwaha has sympathy for Lalu and family

Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha, chief of the Rashtriya Lok Samta Party, an ally of the BJP, has been openly voicing sympathy for jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his family, triggering speculation that he is likely to jump onto the RJD bandwagon.

'Padmaavat' banned in Haryana: Minister

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" has been banned by the BJP government in Haryana.

SC asks Maharashtra government to share Judge Loya documents with petitioners seeking probe

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Maharashtra government to share all the documents relating to the death of Special CBI Judge B.H. Loya with the petitioners seeking independent probe and adjourned the matter for seven days.

SAD condemns Manpreet Badal for lying on sacred occasion of Maghi

CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today condemned finance minister Manpreet Badal for lying on the sacred occasion of Maghi at Muktsar by stating the Congress government had fulfilled 128 out of 428 promises made by it and asked him to specify the promises as he seemed to be fulfilling them on paper only.

'Padmaavat' makers state disclaimers loud and clear via ad

The makers of "Padmaavat", through front page advertisements in newspapers on Monday, listed disclaimers clarifying that it never had a dream sequence featuring Alauddin Khilji and Rani Padmavati, and that it is a movie every Indian will be proud of.

AAP-BJP blame game in Delhi Assembly over sealing drive

The three-day Delhi Assembly session started on a stormy note on Monday as the ruling AAP and opposition BJP members blamed each other for the sealing drive, forcing the Speaker to order four adjournments and marshalling out of two BJP MLAs.

BJP, Congress workers clash as Rahul Gandhi arrives in Amethi

Congress and BJP supporters on Monday clashed as Congress chief Rahul Gandhi arrived in his parliamentary constituency of Amethi -- his first visit after taking over the party reins.

Sukhbir Badal says Cong govt proposing to commit fraud with industry sector

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the Congress government was proposing to play a fraud with the industrial sector by promising power at Rs five per cent unit but actually delivering the same at even higher rates than those prevailing during SAD-BJP tenure.

Congress-BJP trying to destroy BSP, Dalit movement: Mayawati

LUCKNOW: BSP chief Mayawati on Monday accused the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of "deliberately and systematically" keeping the Dalits out of the national mainstream.

'Padmaavat' to release worldwide on January 25, makers confirm

After months of facing resistance, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" -- earlier titled "Padmavati" -- will hit the screens worldwide on January 25, the makers formally announced on Sunday.

Chief Justice to meet revolting judges on Sunday to resolve judicial crisis

NEW DELHI:  As the crisis triggered by the revolt of four Supreme Court judges lingered, Chief Justice Dipak Misra and the rebel judges may meet on Sunday to resolve the problems raked up by them as two of the dissenting judges on Saturday sought to play down the issue.

SAD-BJP delegation urges Governor to direct Congress govt to implement complete farm loan waiver

A joint SAD-BJP delegation today urged Punjab Governor V P Singh Badnore to direct the Congress government to implement a complete Rs 90,000 crore farm loan waiver for all farmers and ensure loans of farm laborers and dalits are also waived off. It also requested the Governor to ask the State government to get all sacrilege cases occurring during the previous SAD-BJP government as well as the present Congress tenure inquired by a sitting judge of the Supreme Court. The delegation also urged the Governor to direct the government to register a criminal case against the Sanaur leader Harinderpal Mann for instigating Congress workers to murder their Akali counterparts.