Alappuzha (Kerala), May 17 (IANS) Former Minister and Kerala MLA Thomas Chandy on Thursday dismissed as "hoax" media reports that newly elected Congress and Janata Dal-Secular legislators in Karnataka were travelling to stay at his resort here.
United Nations, May 17 (IANS) Delhi will become the world's largest city in a decade, according to the UN.
Agartala, May 17 (IANS) Tripura's ruling alliance BJP and IPFT continued their bickering over the selection of village and block advisory committees even though the leaders of both the parties are hopeful of resolving the dispute soon.
Srinagar, May 17 (IANS) Separatists in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday dubbed the ceasefire announced by the Indian government "a cruel joke on the people of the (Kashmir) Valley".
Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) The world of crony capitalism in India has ceased to be with the introduction of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said on Thursday.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Thursday appealed to the BJP-led NDA government to bring an ordinance to overturn Supreme Court's March 20 order that put safeguards against arrests under the SC/SC Act.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) The government on Thursday prematurely sent back National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) Chairman Deepak Kumar to his parent cadre state Bihar.
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Hundreds of Congress activists staged a noisy protest against the Bharatiya Janata Party for what they termed the "illegal appointment of the new Chief Minister in Karnataka," an official said here on Thursday.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted people on the start of the holy month of Ramadan.
Patna, May 17 (IANS) RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Thursday said he will meet Bihar Governor Satyapal Malik on Friday to stake claim to form the government as the leader of the single largest party in the state Assembly.
Shimla, May 17 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday said that British-era Bantony Estate, a private castle in disuse for many decades, would be renovated at a cost of Rs 25 crore to be developed as a major tourist attraction.
Srinagar, May 17 (IANS) Thanks to the Union Home Ministry's announcement of non-initiation of combat operations against militants, the first day of the holy Muslim month of Ramadan began on Thursday on a peaceful note in Kashmir.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Requesting to maintain the current level of water supply to Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has written to his Haryana counterpart Manohar Lal Khattar, an official statement said on Thursday.
Panaji, May 17 (IANS) The Congress in Goa on Thursday demanded that Governor Mridula Sinha follow in the footsteps of her Karnataka couterpart Vajubhai Vala and invite the Congress, which emerged as the single largest party in the Assembly after the 2017 Assembly elections, to form the government in the coastal state.
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Calling the Karnataka defeat "a big blow" to the Congress, the CPI-M has said that the electoral outcome showed the Congress inability to counter the BJP and RSS "politically, ideologically and organisationally", the CPI-M has said.