Arun Jaitley in critical condition, top leaders visit hospital

Senior BJP leader and former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, currently admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)-Delhi, is reportedly in a critical condition. He was admitted to the hospital on 9 August. Continue Reading

Yediyurappa to visit Shah in Delhi to finalise cabinet expansion

Weeks after taking oath as the Chief Minister of Karnataka, B S Yediyurappa yesterday announced he will be visiting BJP president Amit Shah to discuss and finalise his cabinet’s expansion. Continue Reading

Godse’s followers might kill me for opposing Art 370: Owaisi

Hyderabad MP Owaisi alleged that the ruling BJP government wanted to change Kashmir’s demography through delimitation of Assembly constituencies to have its own chief minister. The Modi government loved Kashmir but not Kashmiri’s, he said. Continue Reading

Rajini defends Krishna-Arjuna praise for Modi & Shah

“The way they handled the Kashmir issue, they handled it in a diplomatic fashion,” said actor Rajinikanth yesterday defending his recent statement where he addressed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah as Lord Krishna and Arjuna on the Kashmir issue. Continue Reading

Send all-party team to Kashmir for views on Article 370: TN Oppn

Opposition parties in Tamilnadu led by DMK on Saturday urged the Centre to put on hold the Kashmir reorganisation Act and demanded sending an all-party delegation to that State to invite public opinion on Article 370 which gives such a status. Continue Reading

Rahul to visit flood-hit Wayanad tomorrow

The Congress leader’s earlier visit to Wayanad was cancelled. Taking to microblogging site Twitter, Rahul had said that he had cancelled his visit on the advice of officials. He was told that his presence would disrupt relief operations. Continue Reading

Rain fury hits South India; Chennai to receive above average showers

Heavy and above average rainfall can be expected in Chennai and neighbouring Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur districts, while heavy rains are expected to lash several districts in the State for the next 48 hours. Continue Reading