Category Archives: Politics

Jaitley targets Congress over Kumaraswamy breaking down

 Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday targeted the Congress over Karnataka Chief Minister H. D. Kumaraswamy breaking down at a public event, saying the party believed that “only members of one family can rule India” and that others should be pushed to weeping publicly.

Bengal minister slams Maneka for exceeding her brief

West Bengal Minister and senior Trinamool leader Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay on Friday accused Union Minister Maneka Gandhi of “exceeding her brief” by directly communicating with the Kolkata Police in a sexual assault case in which the victim is a two-year-old boy. The West Bengal Power Minister

Amit Shah in Bihar, breakfast with Nitish

BJP President Amit Shah arrived here today and met JD-U chief and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar at breakfast. Shah who is here to interact with party leaders and workers to design strategies leading up to the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, met the Janata Dal-United President

Omar Abdullah defends IAS officer who faces disciplinary action

 Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday came out in defence of Shah Faesal, the IAS officer who faces disciplinary action for his posts on social media. The state administration department served a notice to the 2010 Indian Administrative Service exam topper

Court extends Chidambaram’s interim protection from arrest

A special court here on Tuesday extended till August 7 the interim protection from arrest granted to senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram in the Aircel-Maxis deal case. Special Judge O.P. Saini directed Chidambaram to join the investigation whenever required. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) had opposed

CBI to probe assault on Tihar prisoners

 The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) told the Delhi High Court on Tuesday that it will probe the alleged assault on several prisoners lodged in the Tihar Jail here. The CBI’s standing counsel, Rajdeepa Behura, told a bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and