Putting up a brave face after a hard-hitting attack by its ally Shiv Sena, BJP today downplayed it as "friendly advice" and talked of "long- standing committment" between the two parties as Sena slammed it for creating a "trust deficit" by hobnobbing with Raj Thackeray.
The Delhi High Court upheld death penalty awarded by a trial court to four men convicted for Dec 16, 2012 brutal gangrape of a paramedic, saying their crime fell in the-rarest-of-the-rare category
Sahara chief Subrata Roy will be spending a quiet Holi in Tihar jail as the Supreme Court on Thursday rejected his bail plea, after his company failed yet again to submit a fresh proposal to refund around `20,000 crore to its investors.
Giving the clearest indication yetthat Pawan Kumar Bansal would be its contestant of choice for the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat, Congress today said that the purported "taint" on the former rail minister was all a matter of "speculation which has nothing to do with the truth".
Former Union minister KV Thangkabalu on Thursday decided not to contest the Lok Sabha elections, topping a string of senior party leaders who are said to be reluctant to face the polls fearing defeat.
With pollsters predicting tough elections for the Congress, several union ministers and senior party leaders have developed cold feet over contesting the Lok Sabha polls.
Three security personnel including a CRPF deputy commandant were injured after separate contingents on an anti-Maoist drive reportedly fired at each other by mistake in west Jharkhand’s Latehar district on Thursday.
HT's Darpan Singh recounts the time when gang-rape victim's family was looking for peace on her first death anniversary but was allowed no private space by journalists seeking soundbites.
Ignoring opposition from a section against fielding tainted candidates, the Congress on Thursday re-nominated former union ministers Pawan Kumar Bansal and Subodh Kant Sahai in the second list of 71 LS candidates. Congress releases second list
AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa on Thursday lambasted DMK for fielding former Union ministers A Raja and Dayanidhi Maran, accused in 2G and Aircel-Maxis cases respectively.
The Jammu and Kashmir Awami National Conference (JKANC), led by Begum Khalida Shah, elder sister of ruling National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah, is likely to join the Third Front, or the group of parties opposed both to the Congress and the BJP.
The AAP has almost decided to pit Arvind Kejriwal against Narendra Modi in the Lok Sabha polls if the BJP's prime ministerial candidate contests from Varanasi, said AAP leader and Kejriwal confidant Manish Sisodia.
The BJP on Thursday announced its third list of candidates for Lok Sabha elections, fielding Ram Kripal Yadav, who recently joined the party after quitting RJD, from Patliputra against Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa.Key constituencies across the country
Ending suspense, Congress has fielded former railway minister and sitting MP Pawan Kumar Bansal from Chandigarh, while actor and former miss India Gul Panag is AAP's choice for the seat.
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