Malegaon Blast Accused Pragya Thakur Nominated to 21-MP House Panel on Defence

Thakur had defeated former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Congress leader Digvijaya Singh in the Lok Sabha polls earlier this year. New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Pragya Singh Thakur, accused in the Malegaon blast case, has been nominated to the Parliamentary Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Defence headed by Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.…

16-15-12 Cabinet Berth Formula, Speaker’s Post & Polls: Contours of Congress-NCP Alliance With Sena

The Sena and BJP had contested the October Assembly polls together and jointly won 161 seats, before Uddhav’s party started insisting on equal sharing of the chief ministerial tenure that led to acrimony and stalemate in government formation. Mumbai: Almost a month after the results of the Maharashtra elections were declared, there has been no let-up…

‘In National Interest’: Govt Says Over 5,000 Kashmiris Were Detained After Centre’s Article 370 Move

Home Minister Amit Shah said a false propaganda is being circulated that thousands were arrested and human rights were being violated since August 5. New Delhi: Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy on Wednesday said that over 5,000 people were taken into preventive detention after the Centre on August 5 scrapped Article 370…

Maharashtra Govt Formation LIVE: Decision on Alliance With Sena Tomorrow, Says Congress Ahead of Meeting With NCP

Maharashtra Govt Formation LIVE: The Congress Working Committee today reviewed the political scenario in Maharashtra, a day after it held a marathon meeting with the NCP on forming an alliance together with Shiv Sena to form a government in the state. Congress general secretary KC Venugopal told the media after a meeting at party chief…