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21 July, 2018 6:47 AM Doyen Of Hindi Poetry Gopaldas "Neeraj" To Be Cremated At Aligarh

Gopaldas "Neeraj" had also been awarded the Padma Bhushan and three Filmfare Awards. The mortal remains of doyen of Hindi poetry Gopaldas ''Neeraj'' reached Agra today from where they will be taken to his native home in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh for cremation, a family member has said. The body has been brought from New Delhi where he passed away at the age of 94 on Thursday 36

20 July, 2018 9:44 PM Opposition Defeat In No-Trust Vote "Glimpse" Of 2019 Poll Results: BJP

Amit Shah said the Congress, "which promotes dynasty politics, racism and appeasement", has once again been exposed in its hatred towards the prime minister who comes from a humble background. BJP President Amit Shah on Friday said the defeat faced by the Opposition in the no-trust vote in Parliament is just a "glimpse" of the 2019 Lok Sabha poll results 47

19 July, 2018 1:00 PM Govt to hold discussion with stakeholders on social media

Prasad said this in the Rajya Sabha in response to a suggestion in this regard by Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, after several members expressed concern over the misuse of the social media and the lynching incidents. Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said he will hold discussion with stakeholders, including political parties, to evolve a policy 34

19 July, 2018 10:50 AM We're at war with China, says Donald Trump's former adviser Steve Bannon

Steve Bannon, former adviser to US President Donald Trump, said on Wednesday that "We're at war with China, we're winning". Bannon was speaking at CNBC's Delivering Alpha event. Bannon was the adviser to Trump for implementing his nationalist agenda. The proposed policies like cracking down on illegal immigration into the US, introducing tariffs on China 53

19 July, 2018 3:15 AM Congress, BJP spar over cancellation of visits by PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi

The ruling BJP and opposition Congress sparred over the flood-like situation in Gujarat, questioning cancellation of visits by each other's top leaders due to heavy rains. While senior Congress leader Shaktisinh Gohil questioned the postponement of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Gujarat visit on July 20, BJP's Bharat Pandya pointed out that Congress 39

18 July, 2018 11:37 PM Shiv Sena Keeps The Suspense Over Trust Vote, But BJP Is Confident

Shiv Sena, the most cantankerous member of the BJP-led NDA coalition, will vote against the opposition's no confidence motion that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government will face on Friday, union minister Ananth Kumar has claimed. "The NDA is united and will vote against the motion." the union minister said on Wednesday, responding to repeated questions 60

18 July, 2018 10:41 AM Baijayant Panda Requests Speaker To Accept Resignation From Lok Sabha

The BJD had suspended Baijayant Jay Panda, a two-time lawmaker from Kendrapara, in January this year on 'disciplinary grounds'. In May, he quit the party. Odisha MP Baijayant Jay Panda met Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday and requested her to accept his resignation. "As Parliament's monsoon session begins, I say adieu, after 18 years, 3 months 48

18 July, 2018 7:20 AM First No-Trust Motion To Be Accepted In Parliament Since 2003

Parliament Monsoon Session: The no-trust motion is aimed mainly at scoring political points at a time all parties are preparing for state and national elections. A no-confidence motion was moved and accepted today in parliament for the first time since 2003. The single-line motion was moved by the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) of Andhra Chief Minister N Chandrababu 59

17 July, 2018 9:45 AM PM seeks cooperation of all parties for smooth functioning of Monsoon Session

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today sought the cooperation of all parties for the smooth functioning of the Monsoon Session of Parliament starting tomorrow. Addressing the leaders of various parties in the Parliament House, Modi asked them to raise their issues in the Houses as people expected them to do so. The government claimed that the opposition 34

16 July, 2018 10:50 PM AAP Demands CBI Probe In Punjab Drug Nexus

The AAP is planning to launch a special drive against drugs and special groups would be formed to nab the people involved in the trade of narcotics. The Aam Aadmi Party's Punjab unit on Monday said the Congress government in the state lacked the will to destroy the nexus between drug lords, police and political bigwigs, and demanded a CBI inquiry into the drug trade 82