On counting day, hold me to my last tweet: Prashant Kishor

A day after the Election commission announced the dates for the assembly polls in 4 States and 1 Union territory, poll strategist Prashant Kishor reiterated his prediction that BJP won’t be able to cross the double-digit mark in West Bengal. Continue Reading

Final countdown starts for PSLV-C51/Amazonia-1 mission

The 22.5 hour countdown for tomorrow’s launch of PSLV-C51, which would be carrying 637 kg Brazillian Satellite Amazonia-1 and 18 co-passenger satellites, began at 8.54 am on Saturday at the spaceport of Sriharikota, about 100 km from here. Continue Reading

Digvijaya Singh challenges BJP on farm laws debate

Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Digvijaya Singh said the Centre must keep the three new farm laws in abeyance for one and a half years and challenged the ruling BJP to discuss and debate it with him clause by clause. Continue Reading

Damaging spouse reputation is mental cruelty: SC ruling

Defamatory complaints against spouse and damaging his reputation amount to mental cruelty, the Supreme Court said while granting divorce to an army officer. Continue Reading

India wants Human Rights Council to strengthen & reform itself

India said it is time to assess the achievements and failures of the Human Rights Council and deliberate on the ways to strengthen and reform the UN organ so as to help it achieve its objectives. Continue Reading

Congress attacks government on inflation figures

Attacking the government over the state of the economy, the Congress said the people have been hit by the ‘double whammy’ of low growth and high inflation for which the Modi government’s ‘gross mismanagement’ is responsible. Continue Reading

Covid-19 vaccine choice to be given in coming days: Centre

The Central government said it will let people choose their coronavirus vaccination centres when the campaign expands next week, effectively letting beneficiaries pick either a home-grown shot or the AstraZeneca one, unlike now. Continue Reading

After Surat show, AAP to focus on Gujarat Assembly polls

Buoyed by the Aam Aadmi Party’s good performance in the recently-held Surat civic polls, party chief Arvind Kejriwal has now set his eyes on the 2022 Gujarat Assembly polls. Continue Reading