Opp alliance must not be at the cost of containing Cong: Khurshid

Kolkata: Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid feels it is difficult for the party to come to power on its own in the present situation, but opposition alliance must not be formed at the “cost of containing Congress”. The allies should also be ready to make sacrifices and adjustments for defeating the BJP in the 2019 […]

Disclose corruption complaints against serving ministers: CIC to PMO

NEW DELHI: The Central Information Commission has directed the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to disclose complaints of corruption received against Union ministers between 2014 and 2017 and action taken on them. Chief Information Commissioner Radha Krishna Mathur, while deciding a plea of Indian Forest Service officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi, also directed the PMO to share information […]

Amarinder visits injured; orders magisterial probe

Amarinder visits injured; orders magisterial probe

Amritsar: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Saturday ordered a magisterial inquiry into the Amritsar train accident after visiting injured and kin of those killed in the tragedy. The chief minister postponed a trip to Israel and arrived here this morning to assess the damage. “We are announcing a magisterial probe into the incident,” Singh said […]

Committed to building Ram temple in Ayodhya: BJP

Hyderabad: The BJP is committed to constructing a Ram temple in Ayodhya and would wait for the Supreme Court’s verdict on the issue, the party spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao said Saturday. Speaking to reporters here, the BJP leader said though there was a demand for a section of leaders to bring an ordinance on the […]

Bhagwat only picks up Ram temple issue before elections: SP

BALLIA: Senior Samajwadi Party leader Ram Govind Chaudhary has accused Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat of remembering Lord Ram only “months before the General Elections”. Speaking to reporters here Friday night, Chaudhary said, “RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has once again remembered Lord Ram. Why is it so that he brings up Ram temple (issue) […]