The Congress’s defeat in the elections to the four state assemblies isn’t just a defeat of its regional satraps. It’s a rejection at once of the UPA regime at the Centre, writes Vinod Sharma. Public anger against the UPA decimated the party in Delhi and Rajasthan. How would a poll tie-up with the UPA help when the Congress-led alliance became a liability in the states it ruled? Congress reaped what it sowed: Kiran Bedi
Touted as Punjab's most ambitious leap, so far, towards industrialisation, the Progressive Punjab Investors Summit beginning on Monday at SAS Nagar under the "think big, achieve big" mantra of the Akali-BJP government promises to transform the border state by wooing big-ticket investors.
Main accused Vishal Garg and Kuldeep Singh are among three of the victim's colleagues arrested in Saturday's case of acid attack on a bride inside a local beauty salon. Tarsem Singh Deogan reports.
Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday termed the victory of the BJP in all four states that went to the assembly polls as a referendum for the 2014 parliamentary elections.
Inaugurating the first unit of the Rajpura thermal plant at Nalash village in Rajpura near here on his 86th birthday on Sunday, chief minister Parkash Singh Badal declared Punjab to be the only 'power-surplus' state in the country.
It was a historic Sunday for the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) as it has achieved its goal of making inroads into the Delhi assembly by winning three of the four seats it contested in the national capital.
The Bharatiya Janata Party surged to a landslide in Rajasthan, retained a massive majority in Madhya Pradesh, hung on to win Chhattisgarh and emerged as the leader in Delhi, even if it was the Aam Aadmi Party that grabbed the capital's imagination. Sonia for 'deep introspection', Rahul says will learn from AAP
The State Information Commission has told the public information officers (PIOs) of both the Shiromani Akali Dal and the BJP to appear before the full bench of the commission on December 18.
Police in the British city of Bradford have confirmed that the body pulled out from a city river December 5 was that of missing Indian-origin woman Seemberjeet Kaur. Seemberjeet Kaur, 35, was missing since October 23.
With the country following poll results as they were announced in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh on Sunday, chief minister Omar Abdullah took to micro-blogging website Twitter for a commentary on the events as they unfolded.
Ageing but agile, Badal, who turns 86 today, doesn’t show signs of fatigue. Known for his penchant for subtlety and holding back more than revealing, Badal was, for a change, direct and reflective while answering a range of political and personal questions in a conversation with Senior Resident Editor Ramesh Vinayak and Punjab Bureau Chief Pawan Sharma. Excerpts
Punjab police have exposed Delhi-based synthetic drug racket kingpin Dev Behl's links with underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and his brother Anees in the smuggling of gold.
SAD candidate Harmit Singh Kalka wins from Kalkaji constituency by margin of over 2000 votes while SAD's Shyam Sharma trailing behind AAP candidate from Hari Nagar.
Union minister Ghulam Nabi Azad, apparently taking a dig at chief minister Omar Abdullah, on Saturday said some people had started issuing statements after a leader called for a debate on Article 370.