Prime Minister Narendra Modi will spend his first Diwali as Prime Minister in Srinagar. The move is likely to have a positive impact as Srinagar is trying to limp back to normalcy.
The BJP on Tuesday disassociated itself from the remarks made by former Amritsar MP Navjot Singh Sidhu against the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and its leaders while campaigning in the recent Haryana assembly polls.
The BJP has appointed Agra MP Rama Shankar Katheria as incharge of Punjab affairs, replacing senior party leader and Kangra MP Shanta Kumar. BJP media incharge Srikant Sharma has been given charge of Himachal Pradesh, whereas Anil Jain has been made incharge of Haryana.
Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said the Centre would work shoulder-to-shoulder with the next government in Haryana to put the state on the path of progress.
Chief minister-designate Manohar Lal Khattar, who won from the Karnal assembly seat with a decisive margin, has his roots at Banyani village, 14 km from Rohtak.
Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda’s move to support the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) helped the party register a thumping victory in the assembly election, according to researchers.
The Class-2, -3 and -4 employees in any civic body of Punjab would not be transferred, local bodies minister Anil Joshi announced on Tuesday after his meeting here with employee unions.
Busting an inter-state human trafficking network on Tuesday here, the West Bengal Police have recovered three girls who were missing from Kalimpong village in the Darjeeling hills since October 8.
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday said he disagrees that the BJP's victory in state elections was "unstoppable".
Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday said he would soon meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to seek his personal intervention for ensuring remunerative MSP to farmers
Maintaining its lead Ferozepur procured 4,22,069 tonnes of paddy till date during the ongoing paddy procurement operations in the state while Jalandhar and Kapurthala remained on second and third positions with the total procurement of 3,31,353 tonnes and 3,23,852 tonnes of paddy respectively.
A minor victim of rape was awarded compensation of Rs. 2 lakh by the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) here.
For Kashmir's influential regional political parties, like the National Conference (NC) and the People's Democratic Party (PDP), the newly-floated parties are spoilers "with a design". At least six parties have come up in the Valley in last six months with assembly polls knocking at the door.
Moving closer to finalising the biggest merger of two Indian medicine companies, Ranbaxy Laboratories has moved the Punjab and Haryana high court to get sanction for its scheme of amalgamation with Sun Pharmaceuticals.