Fadnavis Gets 24-Hour Breather as SC Reserves Order on Floor Test Till 10:30am Tomorrow

The Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP has filed a plea against the governor’s decision to swear in BJP leader Fadnavis as chief minister and NCP’s Ajit Pawar as deputy chief minister in the early hours of Saturday. New Delhi: The Supreme Court will give its order on Maharashtra government formation on Tuesday, the apex court said while hearing the…

Rajnath Singh Holds Meeting With Top IAF Commanders to Review Regional Security Scenario

The commanders will be deliberating extensively on the need for focusing IAF’s capability in the field of space, cyber, artificial intelligence and drone technology, the officials said. New Delhi: Top commanders of the Indian Air Force on Monday brainstormed over the evolving security scenario in India’s neighbourhood and explored ways to further bolster the country’s…

PM Modi Thanks People for Maturity, Patience Displayed after Ayodhya Verdict in Mann Ki Baat

In his monthly Mann Ki Baat radio programme, Modi said 130-crore Indians have once again proved that for them, there is nothing bigger than national interest.   New Delhi: The patience, restraint and maturity displayed by the people after theSupreme Court delivered its verdict in the Ayodhya case proves that there is nothing bigger than…

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…

Ajit’s Switch to BJP for No.2 Post, Sharad’s Waiting Game: Unanswered Questions in Maha Pawar Struggle

Though these and many other intriguing questions will be answered only as events shape up gradually before the crucial floor test, Ajit Pawar’s confidantes claim he has played his cards well.   He is known for being brash and petulant, and often lets impulses get the better of his good sense. But, those who know…

टेस्ट में कोहली-रहाणे का बड़ा रिकॉर्ड, श्रीलंकाई दिग्गजों को छोड़ा पीछे

कोहली और रहाणे पाकिस्तान के इंजमाम उल हक और मोहम्मद यूसुफ, भारत के ही सौरव गांगुली और सचिन तेंदलुकर, श्रीलंका के महेला जयवर्धने और थिलन समरवीरा से आगे निकल गए हैं. चौथे विकेट के लिए सबसे ज्यादा रन बनाने वाली दूसरे नंबर की जोड़ी कोहली-रहाणे अब सिर्फ मिस्बाह उल हक और यूनिस खान से पीछे…

J&K Police ‘Mistakenly’ Reveal Twitter Handles Posting about Valley Situation are Being Monitored

Along with a press release sent to journalists daily, the police on Friday also sent a list of tweets posted about the situation in Kashmir, particularly about human rights violations there. The tweets had been compiled in a file.   Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police have inadvertently revealed they are monitoring social media posts,…

Maharashtra Drama: ‘Missing Person’ Complaint Filed as NCP MLA Goes AWOL after Ajit Pawar Sworn in

Daulat Daroda had left his constituency, in neighbouring Thane, along with his son Karan on Friday night and has since been unreachable after reaching Mumbai. Mumbai: The political events of Saturday that led to the BJP making a comeback to power in Maharashtra with the help of Ajit Pawar, and his as-yet unspecified number of MLAs,…