New Delhi, Jul 20: A proposal for five-fold increase in annual allocation under the Member of Parliament Local Area Development scheme from Rs 5 crore to Rs 25 crore has not found favour with the Finance Ministry, Parliament was informed today. [...]
Sania Mirza and Melania Trump.
First, some good news. It’s rare, make that, extremely rare, to hear someone articulate a lucid statement of identity without pushing all the melodr [...]
New Delhi, July 20: Opposition is training guns on Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for a transfer order of an Excise Inspector, who had died three years ago. Name of this Excise Inspector is Sandip Maruti Sabale who reportedly died three [...]
Illustration: CR Sasikumar
Once in a while a major disruption or discontinuity happens which has huge consequences. In 2007, the internet and the mobile phone came together in a who [...]
New Delhi, July 20: The monsoon session of parliament was being projected as a triumphant one for the BJP with those opposing the GST Bill falling in line. Its passage was being seen more as a question of when, rather than [...]
A video grab of the incident in Gujarat.
There is a legend associated with the origin of low caste leather workers in India.
Four brothers belonging to a high caste agricultural fam [...]
With the Supreme Court giving the BCCI a six-month deadline to implement Justice R.M. Lodha’s game-changing recommendations, the start of 2017 is expected to coincide with Indian cricket’s new beginning. So by early next year, as is wanted by the SC, [...]
New Delhi, July 20: Congress left red-faced once again after its vice president Rahul Gandhi was caught taking a nap in Parliament on Wednesday. Reports say that Gandhi was seen sleeping while a serious debate on Dalit issue was going on [...]