Washington, April 25 (IANS) The White House has announced that it would host an unusual private briefing on North Korea for the entire Senate amid escalating tensions, a media report said. Press secretary Sean Spicer told the media on Monday that the lawmakers would be briefed on Wednesday by several
A day after civic polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday asked his party workers to be ready for a "movement" if exit poll results of the municipal elections prove to be true.
New Delhi [India], April 25 (ANI): Amid talks between the Centre and the state government over coming up with a solution to bring down the level of tensions in the Valley, defense experts have reckoned that Governor's rule must be imposed in Jammu Kashmir as the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti-led
By Diego Oré and Brian Ellsworth CARACAS (Reuters) - Gunmen killed two more people during political unrest in Venezuela on Monday, bringing the total number of deaths to 12 this month, as anti-government protests entered a fourth week with mass "sit-ins" to press for early elections. A 42
By Brian Ellsworth and Diego Oré CARACAS (Reuters) - At least one person was killed in political unrest in Venezuela on Monday as anti-government protests entered a fourth week with mass "sit-ins" to press demands for early elections. A local government worker was shot dead in the Andean
New Delhi [India], Apr 25 (ANI): Taking an absolute opposite stand from that of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's view of initiating dialogue only after the restoration of peace in the Valley, the Congress on Tuesday stressed that talks with Kashmiris should begin irrespective of
Besides Amit Shah, top party leaders, including almost every Union minister, have been roped in to drive the campaign at booth-level to boost the BJP's prospects.
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) A day after civic polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday asked his party workers to be ready for a "movement" if exit poll results of the municipal elections prove to be true. According to sources Kejriwal in the meeting said that Aam Aadmi Party (
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) In a major move aimed at bringing about reforms in the agriculture sector, the central government on Monday came out with a draft model act for the states, which envisages ending monopoly of traditional APMC markets. While aiming to curtail the monopoly of the Agricultural
Former CRPF Director General (DG) Dilip Trivedi tells News18’s Uday Singh Rana there is an urgent need to review CRPF’s role in anti-Naxal operations, and the jawans must be given more bullet-proof jackets and protective head gear.
In Sunday's municipal vote in the city, the BJP is expected to bag 202-220 of the total 272 wards, up from its tally of 142 in 2012.
Accusing the BJP government at the Centre and the BJP-PDP government in the state for mishandling the Kashmir situation, Congress claimed that the policy adopted by the present government is completely detrimental to the cause of national security as also national integration.
Kolkata, April 24 (IANS) Accusing West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress of being deeply involved in the chit fund scams, BJP General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya on Monday claimed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is having "sleepless nights" and threatened central intervention if smuggling
The Shiv Sena, in an editorial in Saamana on Monday, called its ally the BJP as "zero in work but a hero" in polls, and said it won't blame "faulty EVMs" for its defeat in the recent civic polls in Maharashtra.
New Delhi [India] Apr 24 (ANI): Mocking Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti for urging the Centre to follow in the footsteps of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in dealing with the Kashmir unrest, the Congress on Monday said the Valley evolved under the United Progressive Alliance
When Bal Thackeray founded the Shiv Sena five decades ago, he made sure he had complete command over the party till he passed away. Both Uddhav and Thackeray's nephew Raj, who founded the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) in 2006, have followed in his footsteps and ruled their parties with iron fists
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi intended to hold talks in a "conducive atmosphere" with all stakeholders to bring order to the troubled state as she invoked former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee'
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Congress on Monday slammed both the Centre and the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir, and said their handling of the situation in Kashmir is detrimental to the national unity and security. Asserting that the central government lacks a policy on how to handle the
“Talks are the only option” were her parting words at the interaction with media after her 25-minute-long meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “We need to make the atmosphere conducive to pick up the thread wherefrom AB Vajpayee left it” Mehbooba said, sounding confident about her meeting with
The freedom struggle in India was a period filled with stories where everyday men stepped up and became heroes. In an attempt to bring to light the true nature of the struggle at the Cellular Jail in Andaman and Nicobar islands, referred to as 'Kala Pani’ in local parlance, many in Punjab are now
The rally on Indian stock markets saw Sensex and Nifty gaining 1 percent on Monday, riding on the positive outcome of French presidential elections
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] Apr 24 (ANI): National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Monday said the Kashmir situation must be resolved by the PDP-BJP state government without delay. If she has to really talk and produce results whereby peace can come in the state, then nobody should wait
German business morale brightened more than expected in April, hitting its highest in nearly six years, suggesting Europe's largest economy is set to carry its robust upswing into the second quarter despite political risks. The surprisingly strong data, published by the Munich-based Ifo institute
By Michael Nienaber BERLIN (Reuters) - German business morale brightened more than expected in April, hitting its highest in nearly six years, suggesting Europe's largest economy is set to carry its robust upswing into the second quarter despite political risks. The surprisingly strong data, published
New Delhi [India], Apr 24 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday avoided drawing conclusions based on the exit poll of the recently held municipal corporation of Delhi, which predicted a sweep for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and advised patience till April 26, when votes will be counted. "