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Caught on Camera: Punjab minister Badal catches policemen taking bribe in Ludhiana

The Punjab government’s asking its ministers to give up red beacons, escort and security has started showing results! Finance minister Manpreet Badal on Thursday caught on camera...

Mar 24, 2017 07:04 AM

Govt keen to roll out GST on July 1: FM Arun Jaitley

GST Constitutional Amendment Bill does not provide for extension of the deadline beyond September 15 this year for transition to GST regime. If Goods and Services Tax (GST) is not...

Mar 23, 2017 21:10 PM

Rohith Vemula’s family being ‘ill-treated’, says Congress MP Punia

A Congress member in Rajya Sabha on Thursday alleged that the family members of Rohith Vemula were being ill-treated. Rohit Vemula had committed suicide in Hyderabad university in...

Mar 23, 2017 20:27 PM

TMC's Tripura unit chairman, 399 other leaders join BJP

Trinamool congress members have made a shift to the BJP. In total 400 Trinamool Congress members, including 16 of the total 65 state committee members of the TMC, have joined the...

Mar 23, 2017 19:05 PM

Cabinet likely to be expanded before budget session: Punjab CM

Amarinder said he would ensure that all regions are given due representation in the Cabinet to enable the holistic progress of the state, with no region left out from the...

Mar 23, 2017 18:14 PM

Congress MLAs protest, walks out of Goa Assembly

Congress MLAs on thursday walked out of the Goa Assembly during the customary address by Governor Mridula Sinha

Mar 23, 2017 17:20 PM

Former Congress veteran SM Krishna formally joins BJP

He said he always enjoyed cordial relationships with BJP leaders since the time when Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the prime minister.

Mar 22, 2017 22:24 PM

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyer bets for Rahul Gandhi’s supremacy, mentor’s role for Sonia

Senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has strongly pitched for making Rahul Gandhi the party president at a time when questions are being raised over his leadership abilities...

Mar 22, 2017 17:21 PM

Maharashtra speaker suspends 19 opposition MLAs till Dec 31 for burning budget papers, unruly behaviour

Maharashtra assembly speaker Haribhau Bagade issued suspension orders for 19 opposition MLAs from the Congress and the NCP till Dec 31, 2017 in connection with the uproar in the...

Mar 22, 2017 12:25 PM

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh asks MLAs and ministers to not make removal of beacons 'an issue of prestige'

Amarinder urged all political leaders and others to support the initiative to purge the debt-ridden state of "irrelevant power symbols".

Mar 21, 2017 20:26 PM