J&K leaders slam scrapping Art 370; Delhi CM Kejriwal welcomes it

As the entire nation today cheered and supported the Narendra Modi government’s bold move to scrap Article 370 and bifurcate Jammu & Kashmir, a section of Opposition leaders, especially those from J&K, criticised it. Continue Reading

TMC MP Derek O’Brien: Are we delivering pizzas or passing legislation?

Are we delivering pizzas or passing legislation, TMC MP Derek O’Brien wondered today, continuing his attack on the government over the speed with which bills have been passed this Parliament session. Continue Reading

Editorial: Power to women

In a landmark move, Parliament Tuesday approved the bill that makes instant triple talaq a criminal offence, after the legislation was passed by the Rajya Sabha following non-aligned BJD extending support and NDA constituents JD-U and AIADMK, walking out. Continue Reading

Unnao rape survivor accident issue: DMK MPs join protest in Parliament

The accident of Unnao rape survivor rocked both Houses of Parliament today as the Opposition MPs, including DMK members, staged a protest regarding the issue. The Opposition MPs demanded that the Home Minister reply to the issue in the House. Continue Reading

LS Polls: All arrangements in place at 71 constituencies for fourth phase

Voting will take place in 17 Parliamentary seats in Maharashtra, 13 each in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, eight in West Bengal, six each in Madhya Pradesh and Odisha; five in Bihar; and three in Jharkhand in this phase. Kulgam District of Anantnag constituency….. Continue Reading

DEO summons probe against Arunachal BJP nominee

The District Electoral Officer (DEO) of Kurung Kumey district in Arunachal Pradesh has ordered an inquiry against a BJP candidate and his supporters for allegedly assaulting a magistrate on duty. Continue Reading

Wayanad is not a safe seat for Cong: CPI general secretary

The Left Front would make all efforts to defeat the Congress President Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad, and there was no question of withdrawing its candidate, CPI General Secretary S Sudhakar Reddy said today. Continue Reading