Imran Khan’s statement on PM could be Congress’ ploy: Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman believes that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s statement “that there may be a better chance of India-Pak peace talks and settling of the Kashmir issue if the BJP is voted back to power,” is a ploy by Congress to oust Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government from the Centre. Continue Reading

UDF in Kerala implicated Nambi Narayanan to settle scores: Modi

Training his guns on the opposition Congress-led UDF in Kerala, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan was falsely entwined in an espionage case. He alleged that some party members wanted to settle political score.  Continue Reading

Anurag Thakur dons Namo jacket; Modi says looking good

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Anurag Thakur was on Tuesday seen wearing a jacket to Parliament which had two words written on it – Namo again! Posting his photo in the jacket on his Twitter account, the BJP MP challenged his other colleagues to wear the ‘hoodie’ too. Continue Reading

Don’t lie for sake of votes, KCR hits back at Modi

Hitting back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks that Nizamabad was grappling with shortage of water, electricity and proper roads, caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao Tuesday advised him “not to lie for the sake of votes.” Continue Reading

Why not bigger statue of Mahatma Gandhi: CPI to BJP

On a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled an imposing 182-metre statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the world’s tallest, veteran Communist leader Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy demanded to know why a bigger statue of Mahatma Gandhi was not built by the BJP. Continue Reading

One grid possible if HVDC becomes affordable: IIT-M director

The idea of ‘One World, One Sun, One Grid’ mooted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi can become “a reality” provided technology for transmission of power becomes affordable, IIT-Madras Director Bhaskar Ramamurthi Thursday said. Continue Reading

Petrol price would soon touch Rs 100, warns Andhra CM

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Monday said price of petrol would soon touch Rs 100 a litre as also the rupee against the US dollar. Continue Reading

A new me is born: Stalin on becoming party president

During his acceptance address after being elected as the president, Stalin began his speech with his father’s trademark line “En uyirinum melana anbu Udanpirapugaley.” Continue Reading