New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The BJP on Wednesday urged the Chief Election Commissioner A.K. Joti to de-recognise Aam Aadmi Party for violating model code of conduct during the by-poll to Delhi's Bawana constituency by pasting posters spreading disharmony in the constituency.
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) Reserve Bank of India's former Governor D. Subbarao on Wednesday said the benefits of demonetisation would depend on the objectives of it.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Samsung on Wednesday officially launched the Galaxy "Note 8", in a return for the South Korean smartphone major that recalled its Note 7 worldwide last year.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The AAP on Wednesday welcomed the Delhi High Court's decision to quash Lt. Governor Anil Baijal's order cancelling the allotment of a bungalow at Rouse Avenue as the party's headquarter, saying the move was a joint conspiracy hatched by the BJP and the Congress to disrupt the party's functioning.
Chandigarh, Aug 23 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday directed authorities to withdraw 1,000 police personnel from VVIP security and deploy them to strengthen security in the state, an official said.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday hit out at the Modi government for recurring train accidents, asking "how many more casualties it will take for the BJP to do something about it".
Bhopal, Aug 23 (IANS) Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar was on Wednesday granted bail in an abduction case by the Indore High Court in Madhya Pradesh, though she will be released only on Thursday.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) A low turnout of voters was registered in the Bawana Assembly bypoll on Wednesday, with the AAP questioning the scheduling of the election on a working day.
Guwahati, Aug 23 (IANS) Hit by massive flooding of the Brahmaputra river, the Assam government on Wednesday said it has urged the Centre to take up with China at the diplomatic level the issue of sharing hydrological data with India.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Two FIRs have been filed against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Delhi Minister Imran Hussain for allegedly asking for votes in the name of religion here, police said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) On Wednesday, 88-year-old Randhir Singh from Pooth Khurd of Bawana left his house around 9 a.m to cast his vote with a companion -- his four feet long brown walking stick with a metal base.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected AIADMK General Secretary V.K. Sasikala's plea seeking review of its February 14 order restoring her conviction in a disproportionate assets case - dealing a blow to her comeback hopes.
Chandigarh, Aug 23 (IANS) Haryana on Wednesday said it got eight additional companies of paramilitary forces and an additional force of 2,500 security personnel to handle any exigency arising in the wake of a verdict this week in a rape case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind (JUH), one of India's largest groups of Muslim clerics, on Wednesday described the Supreme Court decision striking down instant divorce as violative of the "Shariah" and a matter of "grave concern" for the Muslim community.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) BJP legislator from Maharashtra Anil Gote, who is an accused in the Telgi scam, on Wednesday expressed unhappiness over Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' decision to appoint a former bureaucrat to investigate alleged corruption by suspended bureaucrat Radheshyam Mopalwar.