New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Imposition of President's rule in Uttarakhand dominated both the houses of parliament on Monday with the Congress raising the matter in the Lok Sabha and creating ruckus in Rajya Sabha, where no meaningful business could be conducted amid uproar.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear the plea of Congress leader Jairam Ramesh who has challenged the propriety of the government introducing the Aadhaar Act as a money bill, and asked Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi to address the court on the issue.
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) Amid sweltering heat, sporadic violence and allegations of electoral malpractice, over 78 percent of the 1.08 crore voters on Monday exercised their right to franchise across 49 constituencies bordering Kolkata in the fourth phase of the West Bengal assembly elections.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) A Bharatiya Janata Party member on Monday demanded in the Lok Sabha a ban on comments by judges while hearing a case.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Six electoral trusts formed by different corporate houses donated Rs.177.40 crore to 19 political parties during 2014-15 fiscal, a statement by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) here said.
Ranchi, April 25 (IANS) The bodies of five persons who reportedly died during communal violence in Jharkhand's Hazaribagh district during Ram Navami on April 17 were exhumed from a graveyard by police on Monday.
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) The Bombay High Court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to actor-producer Rahul Raj Singh, accused of abetting the suicide of his girlfriend, television actress Pratyusha Banerjee.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The much-talked about odd-even traffic system in Delhi figured in the Lok Sabha on Monday during zero hour with Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav, expelled from the RJD, stating that the measure has only added to people's problems.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was disrupted thrice on Monday before being adjourned for the day with the Congress members vociferously raising the issue of imposition of President's Rule in Uttarakhand and shouting slogans against the central government.
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday lashed out at the Election Commission yet again, accusing central forces of "torturing" the electorate during the fourth phase of the assembly polls.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) A court here on Monday fixed May 26 for considering a complaint against three news channels which allegedly ran doctored videos of the JNU controversy.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Indian Army chief General Dalbir Singh on Monday said vigil and operational preparedness need to be maintained along "disputed borders".
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The government on Monday stepped up its attack on the Congress in the high-profile Ishrat Jahan case and accused former union home minister P. Chidambaram of "trying to divert attention from a serious issue like national security and terrorism".