Thursday , 19 September 2019
Breaking News

National News

Rekha keeps first day at Rajya Sabha short

NEW DELHI: Actor Rekha is officially a member of parliament now. She took her oath today as a member of the Rajya Sabha -she had been nominated by the government along with cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and entrepreneur-activist Anu Aga.

Read More »

Aarushi murder case hearing adjourned to May 16

GHAZIABAD: Trial proceedings in the 2008 Aarushi-Hemraj double murders came to a halt again Monday after the defence and prosecution locked horns over the supply of documents to the accused. The hearing was adjourned to Wednesday.

Read More »

Rare winter visitor Bean Goose spotted in Corbett Park

NEW DELHI: With bright orange legs and a black tipped bill marked with an orange stripe along its centre there is no mistaking the Bean Goose, a winter visitor so rare that it has been sighted in the Indian subcontinet only twice before in more than a decade.

Read More »

Leaders resolve to uphold Parliament’s dignity

NEW DELHI: Concern over repeated disruptions that have raised questions over the efficacy of the Parliament’s functioning marked the 60th anniversary of its first sitting in free India on Sunday with leaders pressing for “sincere” introspection to restore the dignity of the institution.

Read More »

Sulking Yeddyurappa praises Sonia, Cong

BANGALORE/NEW DELHI: The factional feud in Karnataka’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) touched a new low on Sunday with the former Karnataka chief minister, Mr B S Yeddyurappa calling his successor, Mr Sadananda Gowda a “betrayer” even as he lavished praise on Ms Sonia Gandhi and the Congress and made a veiled attack on BJP leadership while spurning conciliatory moves to defuse the crisis in the party in Karnataka.

Read More »