50-60 ministers, 8-10 from allies, likely to take oath with Modi today
Modi’s visit to the War Memorial before taking charge in his second innings will only testify the ruling party’s nationalist agenda, one of its key planks in the Lok Sabha polls.
Nitish Kumar acts in line with changing politics
Political posturing First, Nitish refused to be part of the central cabinet as he was vocal ...
Trust to use VHP’s mandir design
Architect Chandrakant Sompura was asked to prepare the design in 1989 by then VHP chief Ashok Singhal and it...
NDA allies, others redraw strategies
Andhra-CM elect and YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy met PM Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah in Capital on Sunday.
President Kovind rejects mercy petition of Nirbhaya convict Akshay Thakur
On February 1, Nirbhaya convict Akshay Thakur had filed a mercy petition before the President of India. Thakur was the third convict in the case to file a mercy petition before the President. Earlier, Kovind rejected the mercy petitions of convicts Vinay Sharma and Mukesh Singh.
Convicts in Nirbhaya case to be executed together, not separately: Delhi HC
The parents of the victim had urged the court to expeditiously decide the Centre's plea and were assured by the judge that the order would be passed at the earliest. The trial court had on January 7 issued black warrants for the execution of all the four convicts in Tihar jail. However, they could not be hanged due to pendency of mercy petition of one of them.
No decision on NRC: Govt in Lok Sabha
The Centre has not taken a decision on preparing a nationwide NRC at present, minister of state for home Nityanand Rai said in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday.
President Ram Nath Kovind confers Padma awards
Teejan Bai and Naik received the second highest civilian award Padma Vibhushan.
Deliberate, calculated design to frustrate mandate of law by Nirbhaya convicts: Tushar Mehta Delhi HC
Mehta told Justice Suresh Kait that convict Pawan Gupta's move of not filing curative or mercy petition is deliberate, calculated inaction.
Nirbhaya case: Prez rejects mercy plea of a 2nd convict; Centre says the 4 convicts taking judicial process for a "joyride"
Centre told the Delhi High Court on Saturday that the four condemned prisoners have taken the judicial process for a "joyride" and are acting in tandem to delay their execution. A trial court postponed the execution of the four men scheduled at 6 am on Saturday in Tihar jail, giving the condemned prisoners a reprieve for the second time in two weeks.
Coronavirus: 324 Indians evacuated from Wuhan, admitted to ITBP, Army facilities
As many as 324 Indians, evacuated from China's Wuhan city reached New Delhi and were admitted at the two quarantine facilities set up by the Army and the ITBP. None of them have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, officials said. Another flight of the airline, which departed for the Chinese city to bring back Indian nationals, reached Wuhan.
Cabinet approves Union Budget for 2020-21
Before coming to Parliament for presenting her second budget, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and her team met President Ram Nath Kovind. Like last year, Sitharaman opted for a traditional red-coloured 'bahi-khata' to carry budget documents.
Alliance with AGP will continue: Ram Madhav
Alliance with AGP will continue hinted Ram Madhav, BJP’s general secretary in-charge of the North-East.
Under the new consumer protection law, class action suit can be filed against companies, says Ram Vilas Paswan
Paswan talks about the new Consumer Protection Act and the elimination of single-use plastic.
PM, President pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi on 72nd death anniversary
Kovind, Modi, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and former prime minister Manmohan Singh offered floral tributes at Gandhi's memorial Rajghat where an interfaith prayer meeting was held.