Maiden session of 17th Lok Sabha begins; PM, Members take oath

Leader of the House and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Home Minister Amit Shah were among those who took oath as Members of the 17th Lok Sabha that commenced here today. Continue Reading

Fani: Death toll touches 15; Rs 1,000 crore allotted for Odisha, Bengal

Cyclone Fani, one of the biggest to hit Indian shores in decades, wreaked havoc in Odisha. The death toll as of today has risen to 15 with many people reported missing as communications is down. Continue Reading

2019 Elections: Modi’s Balakot strike remark comes under EC scanner

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks asking first-time voters to cast their votes in favour of those who carried out the air strikes at Balakot in Pakistan has come under the scanner of the Election Commission and the poll panel has sought a report from the Chief Election Officer of Maharashtra in this matter. Continue Reading

No one can occupy public office without RSS: Sibal

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal today hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying the PM himself comes from the Sangh Parivar without whose blessings no one in the country can occupy any public position. Continue Reading

Vaiko to hold black flag demo if Modi visits TN 1 March

The Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) chief Vaiko said yesterday his party would black flags against Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he comes to Kanyakumari on 1 March to launch BJP’s poll campaign. Continue Reading

Pulwama terror attack: India strikes back at Pakistan

Warning Pakistan that it cannot weaken India by orchestrating attacks such as the one on CRPF jawans in Pulwama, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said those responsible will pay “a very heavy price” and security forces will be given a free hand to deal with terrorists. Continue Reading