Budget 2019 could give tax reliefs to make it popular

Poorva Prakash, Senior Director, Deloitte India, says that the upcoming Vote on Account could give multiple personal tax concessions in order to make it a popular. She explains what can be expected on February 1.

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Haryana: Toddler rescued from borewell in Hisar after 2 days

A one-and-a-half year old boy who had fallen into a 60-feet deep borewell in Balsamand village of Hisar district on Wednesday was rescued Friday after a 48-hour long operation.

Rahul Gandhi must apologise to the nation for Pitroda’s ‘deplorable’ statement: Piyush Goyal

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday slammed the Congress party and said that Rahul Gandhi must apologise to the nation for his close aide Sam Pitroda’s ‘deplorable’ comment on the Balakot air strike by Indian Air Force (IAF).

Unfortunate that such people are ideologues of a political party: Arun Jaitley on Sam Pitroda’s remark

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley commented on Sam Pitroda's Balakot air strike remark

LS polls: Prakash Raj files nomination from Bengaluru Central

Actor-turned-politician Prakash Raj on Friday visited a Dargah and offered prayers before filing his nominations papers for the upcoming Lok Sabha election.

Gautam Gambhir joins BJP, begins political innings

After much speculation, ex-cricketer Gautam Gambhir joined the BJP Friday in the presence of several Union ministers. Gambhir, speaking to the media, said he joined the party because he was inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Not talking on party’s behalf, speaking as citizen: Sam Pitroda on Balakot air strike remark

Congress leader Sam Pitroda clarified his remarks saying, “I just said as a citizen I am entitled to know what happened. I am not talking on behalf of party, just speaking as a citizen. I have right to know, what is wrong in it?”

BJP releases first list of Lok Sabha candidates

The BJP released the first list of candidates for the upcoming LS elections. PM Modi will contest from Varanasi while Amit Shah will contest from veteran LK Advani's Gandhinagar constituency.

Nirav Modi’s arrest is an event: Sam Pitroda

Indian Overseas Congress Chief Sam Pitroda called the arrest of diamantaire Nirav Modi in London ‘an event’.

Sam Pitroda questions death toll in Balakot air strike

“I would like to know more as I have read in New York Times and other newspapers, what did we really attack, we really killed 300 people.” Sam Pitroda said.

BJP workers wash Lal Bahadur Shastri’s idol with Gangajal after Priyanka Gandhi’s tribute

Congress general secretary for Uttar Pradesh (East) Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on third day of her boat campaign garlanded the idol of former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri. Soon after she left, BJP workers washed the idol with Gangajal.

Nobody knows whether PM Modi went to any university or not: Rahul Gandhi

While interacting with students in Imphal, Rahul Gandhi said, “We still have not had access to Prime Minister Modi’s University degree. Nobody actually knows whether the Prime Minister went to a university or not”.

BJP bringing back Nirav Modi for elections, will send him back later: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Speaking on the arrest of fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi in London, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad slammed the ruling BJP party claiming that Nirav Modi is being brought back ahead of the elections and they will send him back after elections.

Clashes erupt ahead of Priyanka Gandhi’s programme with Congress workers in Varanasi

A clash erupted among BJP and Congress workers on Wednesday ahead of Congress general secretary for Uttar Pradesh (East) Priyanka Gandhi’s meeting with Congress workers in Varanasi.

Ram Mandir, Babri Masjid litigants celebrate Holi together in Ayodhya

On the occasion of Holi, the litigants of the disputed Ram Mandir and Babri Masjid celebrated the festival of colours together in Ayodhya. During the occasion, Hindus and Muslims could be seen putting colors on each other.

If people work for my Lok Sabha campaign, it will affect other constituencies: Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati announced today that she would not be contesting for 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi arrested in London

The ED said that Nirav Modi has been arrested in London, and would be produced in Westminster Court later. On Monday, a London court issued an arrest warrant against Nirav Modi, who is wanted in India for an alleged loan default case.

People from all parts of country celebrate ‘Holika Dahan’

People from all parts of the country today celebrated Holi eve by burning ‘Holika’, a day deemed auspicious to break away from the evil and share happy moments with everyone.

BSF jawans sing and dance to celebrate ‘Holika Dahan’ in Amritsar

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel today celebrated ‘Holika Dahan’ in Amritsar. The jawans celebrated the occasion by burning the Holika and dancing around it. The entire country is in festive mood as people gear up to play the festival of colors.

BJP holds discussion on LS seats in UP, WB at CEC meeting

PM Modi along with Amit Shah held a CEC meeting at the party’s headquarters on Wednesday. All prominent leaders were present during the meeting.

Samjhauta blast: NIA court acquits all four accused in case

A Special National Investigation Agency court in Panchkula acquitted all four accused – Swami Aseemanand, Lokesh Sharma, Kamal Chauhan and Rajinder Chaudhary in the 2007 Samjhauta Express blast case.