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Parliament logjam to continue until Sushma, Shivraj, Raje quit: Congress

NEW DELHI(PTI): Congress on Thursday ruled out talks with the government for breaking the logjam in Parliament, making it clear that it will continue till its demand for resignations of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and BJP chief ministers of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan is met. “The solution to the deadlock in Parliament cannot be […]

Shashi Tharoor earns PM Modi’s praise after being snubbed by Sonia Gandhi

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New Delhi(PTI): Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who got an earful from his party chief Sonia Gandhi yesterday, received accolades today from Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his skills in public speaking, leaving political tongues wagging on the timing of the praise. Shashi Tharoor Modi showered praise on Tharoor, the only Congress MP present at a […]

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WHO to launch campaign to combat hepatitis in India

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Geneva (PTI):The WHO on Thursday said it will launch a new pilot campaign in India, Egypt and Uganda to combat hepatitis which affects over two million people globally through the use of unsafe injections. The Global Injection Safety Initiative, to focus on Hepatitis B and C which cause approximately 80 per cent of liver cancer […]

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RK Pachauri removed as TERI chief, Ajay Mathur appointed

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 Bangalore: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) on Thursday appointed Dr. Ajay Mathur as the new Chief in a meeting that was held in Bangalore on Thursday. The TERI removed former chief RK Pachauri over charges of sexual harassment. Mathur is currently working as the Director General of Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) of the […]

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Himachal Pradesh: 40 Killed after Tourist Bus Falls into Gorge in Kullu

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Kullu(Swadesh News): At least 40 people are feared to have died, after a bus carrying tourists fell into a gorge in Kullu, in Himachal Pradesh. According to a local daily – North Gazette, 40 passengers have drowned, while another 20 were injured. The bus was carrying 60 passengers, ANI reported. Only 18 persons could be […]

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Govt asks FTII students to resume classes, not block academic activities

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New Delhi(PTI): Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore said that the ministry’s priority is to resolve the ongoing agitation at FTII. Asking protesting FTII students to resume classes and not block academic activities, the government on Thursday said it is willing to continue discussions with them to end the stalemate. “I think […]

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Bengaluru Traffic Police creates signal free corridor as ‘live heart’ transport gets underway

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The Bengaluru Traffic Police (BTP) is facilitating the transport of a live heart in the city on Thursday. The heart will be transported from the Sagar Hospital at Banneraghatta road to Narayana Hrudayalaya E-city at Hosuru Road. Dr. M A Saleem, IPS @AddlCPTraffic @CPBlr. Live heart will be transported today from SagarHosp to Narayana Hrudalaya. Motorists […]

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No business in Parliament for third day as Oppn-Govt deadlock persists

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New Delhi(PTI): Parliament could not transact any business for the third day in a row as deadlock prevailed between the Opposition and the ruling side over the Lalit Modi and Vyapam issues, which aggravated on Thursday after BJP raised objection to certain comments by Robert Vadra. While the Opposition stuck to its demand for the […]

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Fake degree case: Delhi Court grants bail to Jitender Singh Tomar

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Delhi(PTI): Former Delhi law minister Jitender Singh Tomar was granted bail on Thursday by a court in New Delhi in an alleged fake degree case with riders. Additional Sessions Judge Vimal Kumar Yadav allowed the bail application of Tomar after imposing several conditions including a bar on his travel outside the national capital without prior […]

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Congress- BJP war gets intense, privilege motion filed against Robert Vadra

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New Delhi(Indielns web team): A privilege motion has been admitted in Parliament against Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law for his Facebook post. He had written on Facebook on Tuesday: “Parliament begins and so do their diversionary political tactics. “People of India are not fool. Regret to see India led by such so-called leaders!” Vadra stuck […]

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