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18 October, 2018 6:50 PM Delhi Congress Ravana Had 16 Heads, Including PM's. Stopped By Police

The Delhi Congress' plan to burn a 50-foot effigy of demon king 'Ravana' with 16 heads, including two heads representing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, on Dussehra was thwarted by the Delhi Police that seized the giant figurine. The Delhi Congress wanted to burn the effigy to protest the sealing of illegal commercial 36

18 October, 2018 3:50 PM Sri Lanka Prime Minister Reaches New Delhi For Three-Day Visit

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesingh and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold wide-ranging talks on Saturday. Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe reached New Delhi today on a three-day visit in a bid to boost ties in a range of areas including trade and investment and maritime security. Mr Wickremesinghe and Prime Minister Narendra 106

18 October, 2018 1:49 PM Not aware of any meeting between Sushma Swaraj, MJ Akbar on allegations against him: MEA

MJ Akbar attended official meetings on October 15 and 16 as the junior external affairs minister after returning from a trip abroad, the ministry said, in first comments on the issue. At a press conference, MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar, replying to a question, said he was not aware of any specific meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj 29

17 October, 2018 11:27 AM "Appropriate To Step Down": MJ Akbar's Full Statement

#MeToo: "Since I have decided to seek justice in a court of law in my personal capacity, I deem it appropriate to step down from office..." MJ Akbar said Union Minister MJ Akbar, who is facing multiple sex harassment charges, has resigned. Mr Akbar has filed a defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani, one of the 20 women who has accused him of sex harassment 46

17 October, 2018 3:11 AM Ajay Maken To Torch 16-Head Effigy To Protest Delhi Sealing: Congress

The multi-head effigy will bear photographs of all the Delhi BJP lawmakers and AAP government ministers, flanking those of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejrwal. Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken will torch a 16-head, 50-feet effigy on the eve of Dussehra to protest the AAP and BJP "failure" in helping people out of the sealing 44

16 October, 2018 2:39 PM Narendra Modi's healthcare scheme to create 10 lakh jobs: Official

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious healthcare scheme will create 10 lakh jobs in the health and insurance sector, an official. The scheme is going to improve the quality of healthcare in public services and also in the private sector, Indu Bhushan, the CEO of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana said while addressing an event organised by industry 42

16 October, 2018 10:28 AM Facts about Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel statue that dwarfs the world’s tallest structures

Here are some facts about the "Statue of Unity" that is much taller than the Statue of Liberty and Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro. The ‘Statue of Unity’ constructed as a tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31. Situated on Sadhu Bet island on Narmada river 200 km from Ahmedabad 35

16 October, 2018 2:35 AM Govt needs to focus on jobs creation: Bimal Jalan

Former RBI Governor Bimal Jalan said the government needs to focus on jobs creation and stressed that the long-term prospects for economic growth are good. Also, he said the Narendra Modi-led government has a majority and can take tough decisions. "I am positive about medium to long-term growth perspective of the economy... If you look at the all factors 69

15 October, 2018 5:24 PM Amid political row, Dassault Aviation says 'will deliver Rafale jets to India from 2019'

Amid the political controversy over Rafale deal with France, the Dassault Aviation has announced that it will deliver the fighter jets to India from 2019 and may see new orders in coming months, reported news agency Reuters. Dassault Aviation Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Eric Trappier told this to Reuters ahead of the world`s largest business jet show in Orlando 82

15 October, 2018 4:37 PM Arvind Kejriwal challenges Centre to show him Rafale deal file

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal challenged the BJP-ruled Centre to show him the file of the Rafale deal, in return of his government's 400 files checked by a central committee. "I just need to be shown four files, including the one on the Rafale deal, for four days. I will send (them) to jail for life," the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief said at the launch 54