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By Manish Sen On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

GST “biggest madness of the 21st century”: Subramanian Swamy

Hyderabad: Describing India’s latest tax reform GST as “the biggest madness of the 21st century,” BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said that the country needs to grow More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, February 16th, 2020

Oppn strength in Rajya Sabha to weaken further this year, Cong to lose seats

New Delhi: The opposition strength in Rajya Sabha is set to reduce further as the Congress is expected to lose some of its seats in elections slated for later this year to fill up 68 vacancies. Congress Rajya Sabha More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, February 16th, 2020

Be it BJP or Congress, I am everyone’s CM, says Kejriwal

New Delhi: After swearing-in as Delhi Chief Minister for third consecutive time, Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said he is everyone’s leader, irrespective of their party affiliation. “I am CM for all,” More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, February 16th, 2020

Arvind Kejriwal sworn in as Delhi chief minister

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party supremo Arvind Kejriwal was sworn in as Delhi chief minister for the third time at the Ramlila Maidan on Sunday. Kejriwal’s AAP won 62 seats in the Delhi Assembly elections, while More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 15th, 2020

Mallikarjun Kharge targets States for not giving quota to SCs/STs in promotion

Mumbai: Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Saturday expressed displeasure over the state governments for not giving reservation in promotion to Scheduled Castes (SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs) in government More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, February 14th, 2020

Supreme Court judgment on reservation: Congress says it will take ‘decisive step’ in two days

New Delhi: The Congress on Friday said its members have approached the Supreme Court in their individual capacities against the recent job quota judgment and the party will take a “decisive step” on the issue More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Appointment of Anand Singh as forest minister draws flak

Bengaluru: Appointment of Anand Singh, an MLA from the mine rich Ballari district as Minister for Forest, Ecology and Environment Department has drawn flak from various quarters as several cases are pending against More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Kejriwal to take oath as Delhi CM in public ceremony at Ramlila Maidan on Feb 16: Sisodia

New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal will take oath as Delhi chief minister on February 16 at Ramlila Maidan in a grand ceremony that will be open to public, senior AAP leader Manish Sisodia said on Wednesday. Arvind Kejriwal More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

Mumbai Police Commissioner’s family-run firm got govt contract under BJP rule

Mumbai: A firm owned by Mumbai Police Commissioner Sanjay Barve’s son and wife was awarded a contract of digitisation of the city police’s official records by the previous BJP government in Maharashtra, More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

Delhi poll results: AAP crosses majority mark, secures win over 36 seats

New Delhi: With the counting of votes for Delhi polls underway, the Arvind Kejriwal led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday comfortably crossed the majority mark of 36 seats in 70-member Assembly and is all set to More...