After bringing the rebel MLAs back into its fold, the Congress returned to power in Arunachal Pradesh.
The survey found that 57% of those asked didn’t support a second referendum on Brexit against 29% who did.
After bringing the rebel MLAs back into its fold, the Congress will be returning to power In Arunachal Pradesh today.
Congress dissidents had no option but to stay with the party because a mid-term election would have to be held
The Congress has replaced Nabam Tuki by choosing a new leader, Pema Khandu, who staked claim to power on the basis of support of 45 party MLAs and two Independents.
Mobile and Internet services are already suspended in the troubled state, now newspapers have been shut down as well
Without naming names, Obama responded to a suggestion from Newt Gingrich, a former Republican speaker, who said a religious test was needed for Muslims in America, deporting them if they believe in Sharia law.
The state government’s decision to amend the Haryana Value Added Tax came despite assurances from the Centre of no imposition of such taxes.
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Both sides are hurling charges of horse trading at each other while trying to round up as many MLAs as possible
With large states where the Dalit community holds significant sway headed for assembly elections, the Modi government appears to be deliberately acting slowly on the issue.
The apex court had on May 6 sought Centre’s reply on a PIL which had pressed lodging of FIR against political leaders, including Sonia Gandhi and former PM Manmohan Singh in connection with the VVIP chopper scam.
Burhan Wani was a homespun militant who became one because of the humiliations waged on him and many Kashmiris by the police.
The National Commission for Women, laying emphasis on the need for acknowledgment of marital rape has questioned the government’s silence on the issue.
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Sheila Dikshit and Priyanka Gandhi Are Going to Steer the Congress Campaign in Uttar Pradesh Elections
Caste calculations have played a role in naming Sheila Dikshit as chief ministerial candidate in the crucial state
Mohammed Akhlaq was lynched to death in September 2015 on suspicion of eating beef.
The Supreme Court’s ruling on Arunachal Pradesh is the third consecutive setback for the Modi government, which has used its criticism of the judiciary to divert public attention from its own performance.
The march was followed by short speeches urging the government to treat Kashmir as a political issue that cannot be resolved through brute force.
J.P. Rajkhowa’s report to the president of India articulates that his personal safety concerns played a role in him seeking the imposition of President’s rule in Arunachal Pradesh.
Fadnavis, who was earlier always on the ball demanding the resignations of those in the previous government who were facing allegations, is now on the back foot, having no choice but to defend every minister in his cabinet.
The court’s rejection of the recent use of Article 356 is a reminder that there is no alternative to strictly adhering to the constitutionally laid down procedures.
Whether the rebel MLAs leave their new party to rejoin the Congress and help Tuki form his government is not clear yet. Without that, Tuki will not have the numbers.
Mili Gazette had published a story saying the AYUSH ministry didn’t recruit Muslim yoga instructors, which the ministry later denied and said was based on forgeries.
The long history of capuchins’ usage of stone hammers poses more questions about how tool use originated and spread in the New World.
The state government may have the legal backing to enact a ban on dog meat, but will likely face public opposition to its implementation.
Constitution bench faults governor for summoning state assembly, as well as orders passed by the deputy speaker which facilitated the ouster of the Congress and the swearing-in of a BJP-backed government
As a result of siltation, the Brahmaputra has been expanding – ranging from 2 km to 14 km. This is considered a major hurdle for dredging.
The incident occurred on Monday morning, when 46-year-old Balu Sarvaiya and other members of his family were skinning a cow carcass.
The government’s refusal to hand over relevant documents to the special investigation team shows its intent, says lawyer Prashant Bhushan.
The rally in Paris was organised by the political wing of the MKO, which has opposed the Iranian government ever since the 1979 revolution.
The number of people injured in the Valley in the last four days is at approximately 1,400.
The court called the decision to remove the elected Arunachal Pradesh government “illegal and unconstitutional”.
The government of Uhuru Kenyatta may wish to reconsider its repeated attacks against NGOs. The country as a whole is likely to benefit if the government softens its stance.
Surrounded by singular ideas of nation, person and faith, it is Ramanujan’s soft voice insisting on plurality and the particular we must strive to hear.
Politics and geopolitics, popular hyperbole and official repression, and above all, the denial of rights are some of the drivers that the 2016 unrest shares with 1931. The difference today is that the movement is leaderless.
New Delhi: Minority affairs minister Najma Heptulla, who turned 75 in April, resigned today from the Union Cabinet citing ‘personal reasons’ along with minister of state for heavy industries G M Siddeshwara. Announcing their resignations, a Rashtrapati Bhawan communique said these have been accepted. There was speculation last week when […]
The NHRC had probed numerous cases of extra-judicial killings in Manipur but unless these end in prosecutions the rule of law will remain compromised.
The apex court-appointed panel is investigating alleged scuttling of probe into the coal block allocation scam by Ranjit Sinha.
A year after Narendra Modi’s Skill India initiative was introduced, the country remains far from capitalising on its demographic dividend.