NCP Claims All MLAs Except Ajit Pawar Back in Fold as Parties Make Last-ditch Effort to Keep Flock United

NCP’s Daulat Daroda and Anil Patil were the latest MLAs to be traced to a hotel in Gurugram from where they were brought to Mumbai by the cadre.   Mumbai: Ahead of the Supreme Court hearing on a petition filed by the Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena combine, the Sharad Pawar-led party claimed that all its MLAs except Ajit…

Maharashtra Govt Formation LIVE: Fadnavis Back as CM After Maha Twist, Sharad Pawar Says NCP Not Supporting BJP

Maharashtra government formation LIVE Updates: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar seems to be equally miffed with his nephew Ajit’s decision to join hands with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). “I came to know at 7 am today about Ajit Pawar. I did not know before that. I will hold a press conference in…

21-Year-Old Jaipur Boy Cracks Judicial Exam in 1st Attempt, Set to Become Youngest Judge in India

Singh, who completed his five-year LLB from Rajasthan University in April, said he is elated with the success.   At just 21 years of age, Mayank Pratap Singh from Mansarovar in Jaipur has made history by cracking the Rajasthan Judicial Services exam in his very first attempt. He is now set to become the youngest…

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…

Parliament LIVE: Amit Shah Bats for Nationwide NRC, Says No Person of Any Religion Should be Anxious

Parliament LIVE: Congress leader Anand Sharma on Wednesday demanded in Rajya Sabha restoration of the Special Protection Group cover to former prime minister Manmohan Singh and the Gandhi family. Raising the issue in the upper house, he said the cover should be “restored” going beyond “partisan politics”. The party has been raising the issue in…

Delhi Police Register Two FIRs Against JNU Students After Protests Bring Parts of Capital to a Halt

Police filed two FIRs against the protesting JNU students, charging them for rioting and destroying public property. New Delhi: The Delhi Police lodged two FIRs on Tuesday in connection with the protest by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students over a hostel fee hike, a senior police official said. One FIR was registered at the Kishangarh…

Parliament Session: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar Arrives in Hyundai Kona Electric SUV

In a step to promote the growth of electric vehicles in India, the Central Government has placed orders with Hyundai Motor Co for the Kona electric compact SUV.   Union Minister Prakash Javadekar recently arrived at the Parliament in a Hyundai Kona Electric. Commenting on the same, Javadekar stated that the Government is gradually switching…