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The election matters, which were vested earlier exclusively with the bench headed by the CJI, will now be shared with the bench headed by Justice Bobde.
At a meeting, several members of Parliament, including Shashi Tharoor and Manish Tewari, requested Rahul to remain president.
Nationalism, or pseudo-nationalism, worked in the LS election. Assembly elections are fought on local factors, Hooda said.
He hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump, saying they are leaders who aren''t scared to take risks and the two countries are poised to do "incredible things together".
Eye-witnesses said the locals were protesting against razing of a house when Akash, who was a part of the protest, warned the civic body staff of consequences if they do not leave the spot.
US President Trump and PM Modi can execute the transformation of the India-US relationship, secretary of state Mike Pompeo said in an exclusive interview to TOI. He said, “These two leaders have a chance to execute it. So, I feel a real responsibility and know foreign minister Jaishankar feels the same, to execute that, to deliver. We will protect our own interests, but we’ll work together.”
PM Modi said that the lynching of a Muslim man in Jharkhand pained him and the guilty should be severely punished. He countered the opposition’s suggestion that the BJP-ruled state was particularly prone to such incidents. He said all such violence, whether in Jharkhand, West Bengal or Kerala, must invite uniform condemnation.
Science students from the Delhi region who sat for CBSE’s Class XII exam this year and originally scored 84% or less in each of the main papers, physics, mathematics and chemistry, were given a “boost” by the board of 32 marks — nearly 11% of the total marks in the three subjects.
Responding to questions with regard to potential CAATSA (Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act) sanctions and purchase of S-400 missile systems from Russia, foreign minister S Jaishankar said India would act in its national interest but also said the strength of a strategic relationship was in being able to work out areas of divergence.
The government has appointed senior IPS officer Samant Kumar Goel as chief of external intelligence agency RAW. Intelligence Bureau too got a new director in Arvind Kumar, who has handled desks like Kashmir and Left-wing extremism over the years. Goel and Kumar have a strong intelligence background, with the former having first served in RAW in 2001 and Kumar with IB since 1991.
Indian MP Mahua Moitra's 'rising fascism' speech wins plaudits BBC News
Mahua Moitra warns of "early signs of fascism" in India, causing a sensation.
Didi seeks Congress, Left help to counter BJP Times of India
India News: Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has urged the Left and Congress to join her party against BJP's bid to destroy the state's “sanskriti ar ...
'One election, one ideology' not acceptable to India: Congress Times of India
India News: NEW DELHI: The Congress on Wednesday said in Rajya Sabha that the idea of "one election, one face, one ideology" is not acceptable to India and ...
Jharkhand lynching culprits should get max punishment: PM Modi Times of India
India News: PM Modi said that the lynching of a Muslim man in Jharkhand pained him and the guilty should be severely punished. He countered the opposition's ...
Waiting for rain? Here is where monsoon clouds are hiding India Today
Satellite images of cloud cover over India from 2018 and 2019 show the difference in advancement of monsoon.
Three reasons why Hurriyat is ready to talk India Today
The immense pressure on Pakistan from agencies like the FATF and the IMF to take visible actions against terror groups seems to be weakening the Hurriyat ...
Tears, outrage as 'brain fever' kills over 150 children in India Aljazeera.com
With encephalitis deaths mounting in Muzaffarpur district, the crisis exposes Bihar state's neglected health sector.
Maggots eat internal organs of Indian toddler killed in US India Today
When the body of three-year-old Indian toddler Sherin Mathews reached the morgue, maggots had eaten her internal organs, the doctor who performed the ...
The VVIP carcade ran into the roadblock put up by residents of Harvanshpur village hit by AES spread and a severe water scarcity.
The Patthalgadi supporters are also trying to convince people to deny availing the benefits of government welfare schemes.
According to railway officials, the manned crossings will be eliminated by either building Road Over Bridges (ROBs) or Road Under Bridges (RUBs).
A delegation from Kenya visited Chhattisgarh to study the mining industry and other related policies and regulations as well as the newly developed IT-based mineral administration and operations.
Ghulam Jeelani Qadri was arrested by the police outside his home at Balgarden area in uptown Srinagar on late Monday night in a case registered against him and seven others in 1990.
Detailed security arrangements have been made for the yatra after intelligence agencies gave inputs that terrorists might try to execute an IED attack using a vehicle during the 46-day long Yatra.
With 11 encounters taking place in the first 25 days of June, there has been a surge in encounters in the Kashmir Valley.
While most of Shoaib Akhtar's videos have received 1.5-2 million views on an average, his video on Pakistan’s defeat to India in which he mercilessly ripped apart Sarfaraz Ahmed's team, has a staggering 9 million views.
New Delhi, June 25: In a major setback for PNB scam accused, Mehul Choksi, the Antiguan Prime Minister has said that he would lose his citizenship. Prime Minister Gaston Browne said that his citizenship was process, he got through, but the
In his departure statement, PM Modi said issues such as women empowerment, artificial intelligence and common efforts to address challenges like terrorism will be high on his agenda.
Incidentally, a police officer spotted the child gasping for breath inside the locked car with the window panes closed, nearly fainting.
Rahul Gandhi had quit taking full responsibility for the party's Lok Sabha poll debacle. He had conveyed his decision at the meeting of the CWC on May 25.
Home Minister Amit Shah also held talks over the security arrangements for Shri Amarnathji Yatra and ordered all security agencies to remain on high alert.
The employees of the Yermarus Thermal Power Station (YTPS) in Raichur district blocked his bus to protest over several issues, including fair wages.
The incident, a factional feud, took place in Mathabhanga town of the district injuring the people from both sides.
Markets could remain buoyant till Budget on Jul 05, post which it could find a fresh direction, most likely down
The weather department predicts that widespread but light to moderate rains are likely across the state till Sunday.
Rivals AIADMK and DMK, and Left parties joined hands in highlighting the crisis faced by states; Shiv Sena MP urges priority for irrigation projects in Marathwada
The Gujarat High Court once again remanded the matter back to the lower court, directing it on Wednesday to hear it afresh.
The government will ask the BMC to deploy additional staff for repair of water pipelines, if needed, said Yogesh Sagar, Minister of State for Urban Development.
Giving the benefit of doubt to gangsters, Additional Sessions Judge S H Gwalani acquitted both of them, public prosecutor Vilas Ghogare Patil said.
Ravi Shankar Prasad said the 5G field trials would be undertaken through licensed telecommunication company through restrictive and limited geographical area for specific use.
Pompeo said he talked about a new age of ambition with the Indian leadership, 'the new age of ambition for our two proud nations'.
Chattopadhyay, who was a TMC booth agent in the Lok Sabha election, was not staying at home in the town following demonstrations by people for around a week demanding return of cut money allegedly taken by him from them.
New Education Policy committee member MK Sridhar said that the panel has proposed Rashtriya Shiksha Aayog at the national level and Rajya Shiksha Ayog at the state level.
It was unfortunate that the state was taking an adversarial position and not considering the representations from more than 1,55,000 people supporting the opening and restart of the unit, Unit general manager Sathyapriya said.
'This business of monopoly of one family must end.''Here, they picked up a few leaders for him as he needed support which was okay, but later, they became his cronies.'
'While this (Mueller's) report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him" and sets out evidence on "both sides of the question'
A sum insured of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh may have been sufficient seven-eight years ago but would be inadequate today, especially for people living in metros, points out Sanjay Kumar Singh.
The $430m iconic statue was touted as symbol of India's development - but it hasn't benefitted everyone.
Four elephants are set to travel in 40C heat for days across India to participate in temple rituals.
Akash, who is the son of party general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, was part of a protest by locals against the Indore Municipal Corporation’s drive to raze a building in the city’s Ganji area.
Jagan Reddy said his government has identified 30 agreements signed with various companies by the previous government involving massive corruption.
India has rejected the criticism in the 2018 Report on International Religious Freedom, released by the US on June 21, saying no foreign government has the locus standi to comment “on the state of our citizens’ constitutionally protected rights.
The PM said that all kinds of violence whether in Jharkhand, West Bengal or Kerala, should be treated with the same yardstick.
The Mathurs and their attendant, Khushbu Nautiyal, were found dead in the first floor flat on Sunday morning. Since there were no signs of forced entry, the police suspected the involvement of somebody known either to the couple or the attendant or both.
The nurses, wearing their green uniform and caps posted several video clips lip-syncing to some Hindi film songs and dialogues using TikTok, a popular Chinese video-sharing Android application.
The Kejriwal government had last month told DMRC to stop work on the new corridors cleared by the Union Cabinet in March this year till the Centre revised its approval in tune with the state government’s proposal of all six corridors.
In general, the population of American residents tracing their roots to South Asia grew by 40 per cent.
The West Des Moines Police Department, which is probing the case, came to this conclusion after forensic autopsies were conducted on Sunday.
In 2017, the Army became the first military branch to allow Sikh Americans to receive career-long accommodations to wear articles of faith.
Joginder Singh Salaria set up nearly 62 water pumps with the help of local social workers after knowing the plight of the area through social media.
Jayapal, 53, a Democrat from Washington DC, took to Twitter to share a clip of Tuesday's session where she was seen presiding over the House as a temporary speaker.
The Right to Health Bill, guaranteeing access to high-quality health care services, is likely to be among the Bills and amendments which will be tabl
Elections to the three-tier panchayats in Tripura would be held on July 27, State Election Commissioner G. Kameswara Rao announced on Wednesday. Ballo
A teacher was found in a state of unconsciousness in the toilet block of the Deputy Commissioner’s office here on Wednesday and is being treated at th
Researchers said the fruit was behind annual outbreaks of a fatal syndrome in eastern India. But local doctors say that theory can’t explain all the cases.
The 12-hour mob attack on a man suspected of theft, shown in widely circulated videos, has become another signal of India’s bitter sectarian divide.
Anita Anand’s “The Patient Assassin” documents the life of a peripatetic Indian laborer who waited decades for a chance to kill an official of the Raj.
To end decades of communist rule in West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee took blows to her head. Now Narendra Modi’s party is making life hell for her.
The men were handed sentences of five years to life imprisonment in the case, which reflected bitter religious divisions in the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir.
The officials said aerial photographs taken Monday showed at least five bodies on Nanda Devi, India’s second-tallest mountain. The climbers were last heard from on May 26.
The U.S. Senate on Wednesday approved a $4.6 billion bill to address the migrant surge at the border with Mexico, setting up a negotiation with the House of Representatives and President Donald Trump...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday arrived in Japan for the G20 Summit during which he will attend important plurilateral meetings and meet with the world leaders including US President Donald...
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he was "not talking boots on the ground" should he take military action against Iran and that he had "unlimited time" to try to forge an agreement...
Pope Francis expressed great sorrow at seeing a photo of a Salvadoran man and his 23-month-old daughter lying dead, face down in the Rio Grande river after trying to cross into the United States, the...
U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, facing a crowded field of Democratic contenders, has a new strategy to reach younger voters: joining a live-streaming site for video gamers.
President Donald Trump said he will watch the first Democratic debate on television on Wednesday night, even though he will be flying to Japan and considers the event "boring."
A U.S. judge on Wednesday sentenced an ISIS recruiter known as "Umm Nutella" to four years in prison, far less than federal prosecutors had sought, even though she double-crossed them after agreeing...
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said, "Just a few weeks ago, PM Narendra Modi called for all nations to fight terrorism. We are pleased to see United Nations Sanctions Committee designating Masood Azhar, last month." He was addressing the gathering in the national capital. Pompeo is on a two-day visit to India.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said, called for speaking 'strongly' in favour of religious freedom rights and asserted that the world is worse off when they are compromised. He was addressing the gathering in the national capital. Pompeo is on a two-day visit to India.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday hailed Indo-USA relationship while addressing the gathering in the national capital. He said, "We each India and USA should see the world as it is and see each other to what we are great democracies, global power and good friends. We have the ability to forge a new kind of corporation that won't just good for us but for the region and indeed for the entire world." Mike Pompeo is on a two-day official visit to India.
It is going to be a challenge said, West Indies star batsman Chris Gayle ahead of world cup match on 27th June against India. Chris Gayle said, "I know there is still a slim chance for us to actually qualify but anything is possible. We are going up against India, so it is going to be a challenge. They are playing good cricket, I'm actually looking forward to it." However, West Indies will look to finish on a high after being knocked out by New Zealand. India vs West Indies World Cup cricket match is scheduled to take place tomorrow, June 27, 2019 at the Old Trafford Stadium in Manchester.
Marking a milestone, Nepal and India finish petroleum pipeline work and it is likely to become operational next month. The pipeline connects Motihari (India) with Amlekhganj (Nepal) covering a distance of 70.2 Kilometers which had been of utmost priority for both the nations. According to Nepal Oil Corporation, the tests are being done in coordination with Indian Oil Corporation, its sole supplier of fuel. Indian Oil Corporation was the major monetary contributor in building the pipeline which costs Rs4.4 billion approximately. The agreement to lay the pipeline was struck between Nepal and India on August 24, 2015. It will also strengthen the relationship between the two neighbouring nations.
The Congress and Samajwadi Party have opposed the orange jerseys that will be sported by the Indian cricket team when they play against England. The MLAs in the Maharashtra state assembly condemned the orange jersey that will be donned by Team India.
Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar in a meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, "India and the United States have a strategic partnership and that is actually based on deep and broad convergence which has been steadily growing over last many years."He also added, "We discussed a number of bilateral and global issues, on terrorism, I took the opportunity to express our appreciation for the strong support that we have received from the Trump administration, what we say is really zero tolerance for cross border terrorism."United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in New Delhi yesterday. He was received by US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster. Secretary Pompeo met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar today.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in New Delhi late Tuesday night on his three-day visit to strenghten strategic ties between the two nations. Mike Pompeo and Foreign Minister S Jaishankar is set to hold talks in New Delhi. They will discuss on terrorism, H1B visas, trade, India's arms deal with Russia, among other key issues.