Congress asks PM to declare flood situation in Karnataka as national calamity

Even as several parts of South India is reeling under rain and flood situation, the Congress in Karnataka wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding him to declare the unprecedented flood condition in the State as national calamity. Continue Reading

Parliament session begins tomorrow

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in its first meeting recently approved the summoning of the 17th Lok Sabha on 17 June (Monday) and subject to the exigencies of Government Business, the session will conclude on 26 July (Friday), an official statement said. Continue Reading

Countries aiding terrorism must be held accountable, says Modi

In a veiled attack on Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that countries sponsoring, aiding and funding terrorism must be held accountable as he called for a global conference to combat the menace. Continue Reading