Modi meets Jaitley after his decision to opt out of new govt

Hours after Arun Jaitley announced decision not to seek a ministerial position in Modi 2.0 government due to health reasons, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday visited him at his residence, a move that reflects the importance attached to the senior leader. Continue Reading

India terms Imran’s response to Pulwama attack ‘lame excuse’

Hours after Prime Minister Imran Khan said allegations against his country are without any evidence and that his government would act only if India provides actionable evidence, India said Pakistan disclaiming any link with terrorist attacks is an often repeated excuse and that the country was the nerve centre for such groups. Continue Reading

SC overturns Centre’s decision, reinstates Alok Verma as CBI chief

Delivering a big blow to the NDA government’s morale, the Supreme Court today reinstated Alok Verma as the CBI chief. The court also set aside the Centre’s decision to appoint senior IPS officer M Nageswara Rao, who was the joint director, as the interim chief of the agency. Continue Reading