Rahul fires fresh salvo at Modi on Rafale deal

Amethi (UP), September 24: Firing fresh salvo at the prime minister on the Rafale deal, Congress president Rahul Gandhi Monday charged country’s “chowkidar” Narendra Modi with snatching away money from the poor and handing it over to industrialist Anil Ambani.…

On Rafale row, Nirmala Sitharaman says ‘this is perception battle, we’ll fight’

New Delhi, September 24: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the row over the purchase of the Rafale fighter jets is a “perception battle”, accusing the Congress of running a smear campaign against the government at an international level.…

Pakistan has decided to bleed India with thousand cuts: Army chief

NEW DELHI, September 23: Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday said that Pakistan has intentionally fermented trouble in Kashmir Valley by radicalising its youth and also claimed that Pakistan’s peace proposal is a farce as long as it refuses…

BJP will identify illegal immigrants in country if it wins 2019 polls: Amit Shah

New Delhi, September 23: BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday said that his party will identify illegal immigrants living in the country if it wins the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Speaking at Purvanchal Mahakumbh organised by Delhi unit of the…

Andhra MLA, TDP leader shot dead by Naxals in Visakhapatnam, probe on

Visakhapatnam, September 23: Two Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leaders from Araku have been shot dead by Naxals on Sunday. K Sarveswara Rao, 45, TDP MLA from Araku (Reserved-Scheduled Tribe) and his party colleague and former MLA Siveri Soma, 52, were…

Ex-French President contradicted himself; Dassault chose Reliance on its own: Jaitley

New Delhi, September 23: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday said former French President Francois Hollande contradicted his own statement with regard to the Rafale deal and that neither the Indian nor the French government played any role in selection of…

Police stations to get special kits to probe rape cases

New Delhi, September 23: Police stations in the country will soon have special kits to collect blood and semen samples, besides other evidence, to carry out immediate investigation into sexual assault cases, officials said Sunday. The Sexual Assault Evidence Collection…

2 out 3 Govts lose polls in India: Economic analyst Ruchir Sharma

NEW DELHI, September 23: India has the highest rate of anti-incumbency in the world, says economic analyst Ruchir Sharma, who also argues that there is limited connection between economic development and election results in the country. While one fact reflects…

Think before levelling allegations: Rajnath to Rahul

Amreli (Guj), September 22: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Saturday advised Congress president Rahul Gandhi not to make allegations against the government on the Rafale issue without proof. Singh said the verification of the French media report, which quoted former…

People of Chhattisgarh mature enough to elect stable govt: Modi

Janjgir-Champa (Chhattisgarh), September 22: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday virtually kicked off the election campaign for the BJP in Chhattisgarh by saying that people of the state are mature enough to elect a stable government. Addressing a public rally here,…