Bengal ministers meet family of man hacked in Rajasthan

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 15:18

Kolkata, Dec 9 (IANS) A number of West Bengal ministers and political leaders on Saturday visited the family of a Bengali labourer, brutally killed in Rajasthan two days ago, and offered their condolences.


Congress is asking who my father, mother are: Modi

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 15:14

Gandhinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued with his attack on the Congress party on Saturday, this time saying that the party was asking who Modi's mother and father are.


India at centre of Japan's Indo-Pacific policy: Envoy

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 14:32

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Stating that the focus on strategic issues is shifting from the Pacific Ocean to India and the Indian Ocean, Japanese Ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu has said that his country has placed India at the centre of its Indo-Pacific policy.


Noida double murder: Teen confesses to murder of mother, sister

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 13:48

Greater Noida, Dec 9 (IANS) The sensational double murder of a woman and her 11-year-old daughter has been solved with her son, 16, confessing to have killed them with a pizza cutter because he was scolded and beaten up at home over a minor issue, police said on Saturday.


Gujarat sees enthusiastic voting amid rising complaints against EVMs

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 13:40

Gandhinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) Over 30 per cent ballotting was registered till afternoon in Gujarat's first phase Assembly elections, as enthusiastic voters queued up in large numbers amid rising complaints of malfunctioning Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs).


Development missing from PM's speeches: Rahul

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 12:46

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that the issue of 'development' has been missing from his speeches.


Congress urges EC to look into EVM glitches in Gujarat

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 12:04

Gandhinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) The Congress party on Saturday urged the Election Commission to look into the malfunctioning of Electronic Voting Machines as Gujarat began its first phase polling.


Is the BJP nervous about Gujarat?

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 11:42

Normally, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) shouldn't have any worries about the election results in Gujarat. It is Narendra Modi's home state and the party has been in power there for more than two decades.


PM Modi greets Sonia on her birthday

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 11:34

New Delhi, Dec 9, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday wished Congress President Sonia Gandhi on her 70th birthday.


10% polling marks in first two hours in first phase of Gujarat election

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 11:00

Gandhinagar, Dec 9, Visible enthusiasm among voters marked the first phase of Gujarat election on Saturday as large queues lined up outside 24,689 polling booths. The Election Commission said it received several complaints against malfunctioning EVMs and VVPATs, while the Model Code of Conduct was also violated at a few places.


PM Modi urges youngsters to cast vote in Gujarat

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 10:22

New Delhi, Dec 9, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has encouraged people to turn out in record numbers in the Gujarat's assembly polls and particularly urged the youngsters to cast their votes.


Polling begin in Gujarat election's first phase

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 08:08

Gandhinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) The first of Gujarat's two-phase assembly polls began on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and southern regions.