November 15, 2018 4:47:44 am

On November 29, farmers are scheduled to gather at four locations on the outskirts of Delhi, from where they will march into the capital city.

South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa to be Republic Day chief guest
November 15, 2018 6:56:29 am

Ramaphosa's acceptance comes after the fiasco over US President Donald Trump declining the Indian government’s invitation to be the chief guest.

Airports authority scraps T M Krishna concert after trolls call him anti-India
November 15, 2018 2:27:31 pm

TM Krishna’s views on constitutional values like secularism and caste prejudice in music have made him a target of Hindutva supporters.

November 15, 2018 4:37:17 am

Besides Delhi, similar violations were listed in case of Abdullah in Mumbai and Srinagar among other places.

Rafale fighter deal: SC reserves order, says will decide if its pricing should be made public
November 15, 2018 6:53:48 am

As the Bench, which also comprised Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph, concluded the hearing, the Centre defended the secrecy clause of the Rafale deal, saying adversaries may get an advantage if all the details are disclosed.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Delhi Court convicts two men
November 15, 2018 6:44:21 am

Special Judge says ‘victims of mass genocide’ cannot be left in the lurch

Man threatens to ‘arrest’ former SC judge Chelameswar’s son
November 15, 2018 6:45:37 am

The former Supreme Court judge added that an arrest warrant had indeed been issued against one Vinay Krishna in Tamil Nadu, who had given a wrong address.

With 1,034 judgments, Justice Joseph on top 10 list
November 15, 2018 7:00:19 am

Justice Joseph was among four seniormost Judges at the time of the former CJI Dipak Misra who on January 12 made public the letter they wrote on what they thought was inappropriate allocation of cases.

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November 15, 2018 2:46:39 am

IED exploded at Mahadev Ghat, just 4 km from Bijapur, on the National Highway that connects the district headquarters to Bhopalapatnam.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik pitches for institutional lending to women SHGs
November 15, 2018 2:23:47 am

On the third day of the state’s flagship investment summit Make in Odisha (MIO), Patnaik addressed a gathering of bankers and women involved in Mission Shakti — a scheme to form SHGs and provide them with financial assistance.

Corruption in coal import: No ‘sufficient’ evidence, CBI closes case
November 15, 2018 2:00:32 am

The CBI in its closure report said “the disputed coal (supplied from 2011 to 2013) has already been consumed by NTPC Ltd, and the samples of the same were not retained at the NTPC laboratory” for CBI to conduct tests.

Chhattisgarh: Yogi Adityanath rakes up Ram temple issue to slam Congress
November 15, 2018 6:39:10 am

Adityanath, who has been touring the state to campaign for the BJP, has brought up the issue of Ramjanmabhoomi at several places.

Amit Shah dials down rhetoric on illegal migrants
November 15, 2018 10:02:19 am

The Indian Express analysed text and videos of Shah’s speeches posted on the BJP’s official website since September 8 and found a gradual but clear toning down of rhetoric: in at least eight public rallies that he addressed, Shah did not refer even once to the NRC or illegal migrants.

Kargil War to defence procurement policy: Sharp exchanges in SC on Rafale deal case
November 15, 2018 6:51:11 am

Concluding his submissions while defending the Rafale deal, Venugopal said that he was told that many of the lives lost in the Kargil War was because the enemy was on top of hills at an advantageous position.

Ayodhya, Faizabad: a history of 2 cities, the politics of renaming a district
November 14, 2018 10:23:28 pm

Speaking at Sakri in Bilaspur district, Adityanath said he renamed Faizabad to Ayodhya so that people across the world would know the place by the name of Lord Ram.

Uttarakhand Governor Baby Rani doesn't want to be addressed 'her highness', issues order
November 14, 2018 10:33:35 pm

As per the orders issued to this effect, she will now be addressed as "the honourable governor" instead.

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November 14, 2018 10:10:18 pm

Chief Election Commissioner O P Rawat also said that 1.31 lakh non-bailable warrants have been executed (to arrest anti-social elements) since the model code of conduct came into force.

MP polls: Kailash Vijaywargiya's son-in-law withdraws from fray
November 14, 2018 9:58:24 pm

When asked why he withdrew his nomination papers as an Independent nominee, Lalit Porwal (59) said he was under pressure to do so from senior leaders of the BJP as well as his relatives.

Rafale case: IAF officers emphasise in Supreme Court need for 4th, 5th generation fighter jets
November 14, 2018 9:47:33 pm

They told the bench that Sukhoi 30s is the latest to be inducted which is a 3.5 generation aircraft and said the IAF does not have fourth or fifth generation aircraft.

Centre to refund GST on rations used for langar, similar meals
November 14, 2018 9:41:56 pm

Asked if an ordinance was required to deal with the situation, Mahesh Sharma said the Kerala government had to decide on the matter, adding that the Centre would intervene at the right time if required.