Modi, Nadda to meet party CMs, deputy CMs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and J P Nadda, who is set to be elected BJP president, will hold a meeting with Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of party-ruled states this evening. Continue Reading

Bandh evokes mixed response

The nationwide strike called by trade unions today evoked a lukewarm response in Lucknow as life was normal during morning hours. Continue Reading

Up & down for BJP in 2019

The year 2019 will go down as a watershed in the BJP’s journey as the party not only achieved its highest ever tally in Lok Sabha but also realised its decades-long ideological planks with the Modi government pushing the saffron agenda with renewed vigour in its second term. Continue Reading

PM posts video of spiritual guru supporting CAA

Spearheading a campaign in support of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday posted a video of spiritual guru Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, in support of the law Continue Reading

US-Indians hold events in favour of CAA

Members of the Indian diaspora held events at different places here to express their support for the amended Citizenship Act, terming it as a historic step taken by the Indian government. Continue Reading

DMK, PMK flay ‘Sinhala only’ National anthem in Sri Lanka

DMK president M K Stalin and PMK founder S Ramadoss flayed the Sri Lankan government’s decision to sing National anthem in Sinhala only on Independence Day and termed it as an attempt to isolate the Lankan Tamils. Continue Reading

Modi Government to resolve OCI issues : US-Indian activist

Following dozens of Indian-Americans facing difficulties at airports while travelling from the US to India over provisions in the OCI, an eminent Indian-American activist has said that the card should not be considered as “a multi-purpose lifelong visa” and demanded the Indian government fix major loopholes in it. Continue Reading

Agitations over CAA, NRC in United States

A large number of Indian-Americans gathered around the statue of Mahatma Gandhi installed in front of the Indian Embassy here and held a peaceful demonstration against the amended Citizenship Act and the proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC).

Continue Reading

Sharad Pawar asks Maharastra to refuse CAA

NCP chief Sharad Pawar said that like eight other states, Maharashtra should also refuse implementation of the new citizenship law, which he feared would hurt the religious and social harmony of India. Continue Reading

Rajasthan Chief Minister opposes CAA, NRC

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said that the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) “do not deserve” to be implemented in the country as they will affect people of all communities. Continue Reading