PM “Performed Bypass Surgery” In Rafale Deal, Probe Him Too: Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi also must be investigated in the Rafale fighter jet deal, Congress president Rahul Gandhi said today, stepping up the attack on the government. His comments come a day after he said there is “enough evidence” to prosecute PM Modi in the matter. Mr Gandhi, who has been alleging corruption […]

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Personal Attacks By PM “Unwarranted”: Chandrababu Naidu On Protest Day

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is sitting on a day-long fast in Delhi today to demand special status for the state. The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief launched his ”Dharma Porata Deeksha” (a day-long protest for justice) at the Andhra Pradesh Bhavan to urge the centre to fulfil promises made when Telangana was […]

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Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s Phone Message Ahead Of Mega UP Roadshow

NEW DELHI: In a message to Congress supporters and voters ahead of her first visit to Uttar Pradesh as party general secretary, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said that she hopes to “start a new kind of politics in which everyone – even the weakest – will be a stakeholder”. Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Jyotiraditya Scindia will […]

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Buyers cry as builders fail to give 5 lakh flats

it’s by far the worst-ever real estate crisis that’s struck home-buyers in the National Capital Region (NCR). More than five lakh apartments in Noida, Gurugram and their surrounding pockets are either incomplete or have not been handed over, long after their delivery deadlines got over, government and industry estimates have revealed. It’s a completely hopeless […]

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Exclusive: If India provides concrete evidence against Zakir Naik, we won’t compromise, says Malaysia’s Anwar Ibrahim

Even as India continues to seek extradition of Zakir Naik who is being probed in India for alleged charges of spreading terror and money laundering, the former deputy prime minister of Malaysia said that the new government in Kuala Lumpur was prepared to “scrutinise” and cooperate with New Delhi on the case. Anwar Ibrahim, who […]

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“Concerned About Centre Controlling The Internet”: Mamata Banerjee

HOWRAH: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday expressed concern over the Narendra Modi government’s move to change laws to control the Internet and urged leaders of all political parties to strongly oppose it. With general elections round the corner, she questioned the timing of the move and said it was aimed at “censoring […]

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HC dismisses plea challenging validity of Rent Control Act

Petition by landowners had contended that the 1958 Act protects only one class of tenants The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed a petition challenging the constitutional validity of the Delhi Rent Control Act, 1958. Archaic law A Bench of Justice S. Ravindra Bhat and Justice A.K. Chawla rejected the bunch pleas filed by landowners […]

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P Chidambaram Takes Dig At PM Over His Remarks On Congress’ Loan Waivers

NEW DELHI:  Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Thursday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his remarks that Congress’ loan waivers were only to win elections, asking whether the PM’s ‘farmers’ relief plan’ was intended to lose polls. The former Union minister claimed the plan of the BJP would imitate the previous […]

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Delhi govt’s doorstep delivery scheme: Here’s how it works

From the 150 call centre employees collating information to the 300 mobile sahayaks making house visits, The Indian Express tracks the ambitious project. Two weeks since its launch, the Delhi government’s doorstep delivery of services scheme has received over 20,000 requests. From the 150 call centre employees collating information to the 300 mobile sahayaks making […]

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