251 newly elected MPs face criminal cases

Posted on   5:41 pm

With election results announced and the next government to be formed in the coming days, an Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) analysis reveals a shocking surge in Lok Sabha MPs with criminal cases over the last decade.

RBI sticks to 6.5% key lending rate

Posted on   5:38 pm

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), chaired by Governor Shaktikanta Das has been convening in Mumbai this week to discuss key policy decisions in a challenging economic landscape.

Constable who slapped Kangana arrested

Posted on   3:18 pm

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) constable who allegedly slapped newly-elected Mandi MP and actor Kangana Ranaut at the Chandigarh airport for “disrespecting farmers” has been arrested, sources said on Friday.

280 elected for first time to Lok Sabha

Posted on   11:15 am

Actor Arun Govil, who played the role of Lord Ram in the popular TV serial Ramayan, Dalit rights activist Chandrashekhar Azad ‘Ravan’ and erstwhile royal Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar are among the 280 first-term members of the Lok Sabha.

Kapil Sibal takes jibe at Modi

Posted on   11:12 am

Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “sent by god” remarks and BJP relying on its allies for government formation, Rajya Sabha MP Kapil Sibal on Thursday said that coalition is only stitched with humans and not Gods.