Karnataka assembly adjourned, CM asked to prove majority today

High drama ensued in the Assembly after Kumaraswamy moved the confidence motion. Twenty legislators, including Congress MLA Shreemant Patil and BSP MLA Mahesh, did not attend the session. Continue Reading

Navjot Singh Sidhu quits from Punjab Cabinet

Navjot Singh Sidhu today tweeted a resignation letter dated 10 July that he had sent to Rahul Gandhi. In it, the Congress leader said he is resigning from the Punjab Cabinet. Sidhu addressed the letter to Rahul and wrote that he is resigning but did not mention any reason. Continue Reading

Armed security provided to woman Forest Range Officer in Telangana

A week after a woman Forest Range Officer C Anitha was attacked and injured by some a group of villagers led by TRS MLA’s brother, she was given armed security from yesterday. Continue Reading

IMA Jewels scam: SIT seeks Interpol help to nab accused

A red corner notice against Mohammed Mansoor Khan has been sought by the Special Investigation Team (SIT), which is probing the IMA Jewels fraud case. The SIT has asked the CBI to seek the help of Interpol to nab Mohammed Mansoor Khan, the owner of the firm, who has allegedly fled to Dubai.  Continue Reading

Roshan Baig suspended from Congress for anti-party activities

The Karnataka Congress unit yesterday announced that based on the proposal by KPCC, the All India Congress Committee has approved to take action against MLA R Roshan Baig for his alleged anti-party activities and thus suspended him. Continue Reading

Doctors protest over attack on their colleagues in Kolkata

Healthcare services at private and government hospitals were badly hit in several States, including Delhi, Maharashtra, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Punjab, Kerala and Madhya Pradesh, as thousands of doctors went on strike for a day to express solidarity with their protesting colleagues who were attacked by a mob in Kolkata. Continue Reading

Cyclone Vayu changes course, unlikely to make landfall in Gujarat: IMD

Cyclone Vayu has changed its course and is unlikely to make landfall in Gujarat, but it will cause heavy rain in several coastal districts of the State, officials said today. Continue Reading