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24 July, 2017 5:40 PM Congress MPs suspended: Deeply hurt by conduct, says Speaker; Opposition cries foul

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today said she was "deeply hurt" over the conduct of Congress MPs in the House and that she had only asked them to raise the lynching issue after Question Hour. Mahajan's comments came shortly after she suspended six Congress MPs from the House for five days for their "highly unbecoming" conduct during protests over the lynching 13

24 July, 2017 4:28 PM Good public support for GST, demonetisation, PM tells Rajasthan MPs

‘Soft economic policies aimed at winning polls will not help’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday told BJP MPs from Rajasthan that there was unprecedented public support for demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, adding that “soft economic policies aimed at winning elections” would not do the country any good. The meeting with party 12

24 July, 2017 1:01 PM Farooq Abdullah on NIA arrests of Hurriyat leaders: Kashmiris will get to know the origin of funding

India Today Television | July 24, 2017 Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Farooq Abdullah, today said that NIA arrest of Hurriyat leader Naeem Khan, Bitta Karate among seven others in connection with Pakistan terror funding case will reveal the extent of their involvement in influencing terror activities in Kashmir. "Even we'd get to see the extent 21

24 July, 2017 12:45 PM 22 dead, 30 injured in suicide blast near CM residence in Pakistan's Lahore

A powerful suicide blast near residence-cum-office of Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in Pakistan's Lahore city on Monday killed at least 22 people, including policemen, and wounded 30 others. Lahore police chief Capt (R) Amin Wains said the "target of blast was police". LAHORE: A powerful suicide blast near residence-cum-office of Pakistan's Punjab 17

24 July, 2017 12:02 PM Coins Of Rs 1, 2 And 10 Not Being Accepted In Shops: JD(U) Lawmaker In Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Coins of Rs 1, 2 and 10 are not being accepted by shopkeepers and even by banks in several parts of the country, a Janta Dal (United) member said in the Rajya Sabha today. Raising the issue during the Zero Hour, Ali Anwar Ansari (JD-U) said the people, especially the poor, were facing lot of difficulty due to non-acceptability of these coins 23

24 July, 2017 5:49 AM PM Modi condoles ex-ISRO chief's death, says his contribution to India's space programme will never be forgotten

Saddened by the demise of renowned scientist, Professor U.R. Rao. His remarkable contribution to India's space programme will never be forgotten, Modi said in a tweet. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed grief over the death of former ISRO chief UR Rao. He said Rao's contribution to India's space research will always be remembered 19

24 July, 2017 4:49 AM 'Sell Your Wife If You Can't Build Toilet': Bihar Officer Tells Villager

The District Magistrate of Aurangabad was on a drive to promote Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Swacch Bharat" (Clean India) campaign when he made the comment. A top government officer in Bihar has been accused of going too far while urging people to install toilets, at a public meeting on Sunday. "Sell your wife," Kanwal Tanuj, the District Magistrate 27

24 July, 2017 2:09 AM Law making, not disruptions: Prez Mukherjee's parting advice to Parliament

In his speech, President Pranab Mukherjee addressed both the govt and the Opposition Outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday gave a message to both government and opposition telling them ordinance route should be used only in compelling circumstances, disruption harms the opposition too and passing bills without discussion was a breach of the people's 24

24 July, 2017 1:40 AM Pranab warns govt against excessive use of ordinances

President Pranab Mukherjee spoke out on Sunday against using “the ordinance route for any monetary matter” as he cautioned against “the instrument of ordinances which is an extraordinary power vested with the executive”. NEW DELHI: President Pranab Mukherjee spoke out on Sunday against using "the ordinance route for any monetary matter" as he cautioned 22

23 July, 2017 10:01 PM Swachh tip: Sell wife

Patna, July 23: An IAS officer allegedly asked a villager in Bihar to "sell his wife" if he could not afford to build a toilet at home, reflecting a growing trend among officials of overzealously pushing programmes that enjoy support at the highest levels. Kanwal Tanuj, district magistrate of Aurangabad, was addressing a " swachhta mahasabha" - an awareness 39