Velumani meets Union Commerce and Industries Minister Piyush Goyal

Tamilnadu Minister S P Velumani called on Union Commerce and Industries Minister Piyush Goyal in Delhi Monday and presented a host of demands concerning the State, including release of grant under the 14th Finance Commission. Continue Reading

Language limits

Despite an assurance from the Central government and Union Ministers that Hindi will not be imposed in any State and an announcement by the Tamilnadu government that two-language system will continue here,  Opposition parties in TN are blowing up the issue into a huge controversy. Continue Reading

MHA serves notice to Rahul Gandhi over his citizenship

The Home Ministry has served a notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi, asking him to clarify within a fortnight his ‘factual position’ on a complaint questioning his citizenship status. In a letter, the Home Ministry said it has received a representation from BJP MP Subramanian Swamy in which it has been brought out that a company named Backops Limited was registered in the United Kingdom in 2003 with Rahul as one of its directors. Continue Reading

Retd judge Patnaik to hear conspiracy allegations in CJI case

The Supreme Court Thursday constituted a one-man panel of former apex court judge Justice A K Patnaik to hold inquiry into the allegations of larger conspiracy to frame Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and fixing of benches in the top court. Continue Reading

Case against Azam Khan for ‘insulting’ Jaya Prada

Samajwadi Party candidate Azam Khan was accused of making controversial statements against his BJP counterpart, Jaya Prada in UP’s Rampur constituency, has been asked to provide an explanation by the National Commission for Women following a show cause notice issued by her and has been charged in an FIR. Continue Reading

Rafale: Rahul in trouble as Supreme Court seeks explanation for remarks on Modi

The Supreme Court today accused Congress president Rahul Gandhi for misquoting its judgement on Rafale verdict and has provided a weeks’ time (next Monday) to give an explanation before the cantempt case charged against him will be heard next Tuesday. Continue Reading