Budget will have plan of action on economy: Prakash Javadekar

The government will unveil its “plan of action” to boost the economy in the Union Budget to be presented on 1 February, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Wednesday, asserting that economic fundamentals remain very strong.
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3-tier security to Rajini’s residence in Chennai

Following a protest call by Dravidar Viduthalai Kazhagam cadres near Rajinikanth’s residence at Poes Garden to condemn his remarks about 1971 protests by EV Ramasamy, police have increased security to the actor’s residence. A three-tier security cover has been provided. Continue Reading

CAA pleas: SC gives four weeks to Centre to respond

Making it clear it will not pass an order without hearing the Centre, the Supreme Court today gave the government four weeks to respond to petitions challenging the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and said a five-judge Constitution bench will hear the matter. Continue Reading

Periyar row: Rajini says I will not ask sorry

Days after a Dravidian outfit demanded an apology from him for his comments on a rally taken out by social reformer Periyar decades ago, actor Rajinikanth today asserted that he will neither express regret nor tender an apology and maintained that his remark was factual. Continue Reading

Nirbhaya case: SC rejects death row convict’s plea claiming juvenility

The Supreme Court today rejected the plea of a death row convict in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case challenging the Delhi High Court order, which had dismissed his claim of being a juvenile at the time of the offence. Continue Reading

Hard work will take you to great heights: Palaniswami

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today urged his party cadres to enlighten the public about the various government schemes. Continue Reading

Electoral bond scheme: SC seeks response from Centre, EC

The Supreme Court today sought response of the Centre and the Election Commission on a plea seeking stay on the electoral bond scheme meant for funding political parties. Continue Reading

Modi addresses 200 students during ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha’

Reaching out to students in their own language, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed 200 of them during a “Pariksha Pe Charcha” and said his conversations with them will be “#withoutfilter”. Continue Reading