The European Parliament has voted for an EU-wide arms embargo against Saudi Arabia. Lawmakers voted overwhelmingly in favor of the embargo on Thursday (February 25), which is not legally binding. They said Britain had licensed more than 3 billion euros of arms sales to Saudi Arabia since Saudi-led forces began military operations in Yemen in […]
Dera Sacha Sauda's Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was sentenced to life imprisonment in a murder case. The godman and three of his followers were sentenced on Thursday. He & three followers were convicted of killing journalist Ram Chander in 2002.
HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said that the government will implement the 10% reservation for economically weaker sections in the general category across all higher education institutions and universities from July 2019.
Ex-PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi is reportedly among the frontrunners for the post of World Bank CEO. US President Donald Trump is considering multiple candidates to nominate for the post and Nooyi's name is reportedly being considered.
Two independent MLAs withdrew support to the Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka on Tuesday, January 15. The MLAs withdrew support after the Congress and BJP accused the other of trying to poach their MLAs.
Congress MP Mallikarjun Kharge has asked for two reports linked to the removal of former CBI Director Alok Verma to be made public. Kharge, wrote a letter to the PM seeking that the CVC report and Justice (retd) A K Patnaik's report be made public.
While addressing a press conference in Uttar Pradesh Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that they didn't break the alliance, with SP and BSP. He also said that they'll continue the fight against BJP.