Trump slams Obama, demands 'apology' over Russia probe

Washington, Jun 26 US President Donald Trump today demanded an apology over the Russia investigation rocking his presidency, as he kept up a days-long attack on Barack Obama for his handling of...

Jun 27, 2017 2:21 AM | Newsscroll

US to say China among worst on human trafficking

Washington, Jun 26 The Trump administration is poised to declare China among the world's worst offenders on human trafficking, US officials said today, putting the world's most populous country in...

Jun 27, 2017 2:21 AM | Newsscroll

Bedi for independent probe and vigilance agency for Puducherry

Puducherry, Jun 26 Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi, who has been at loggerheads with the V Narayanasamy-led Congress government in Puducherry over a host of issues, today pitched for an "independent...

Jun 27, 2017 12:14 AM | Newsscroll

Punjab Congress deplores SGPC chief

Chandigarh, Jun 26 The Congress today denounced SGPC president Kirpal Singh Badungar for joining the SAD-BJP protest against the Amarinder Singh government and "trying to politicise the religious...

Jun 26, 2017 10:51 PM | Newsscroll

US Defence Secretary, Secretary of State call on Modi

By Yoshita SinghWashington, Jun 26 US Defence Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson today called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his first meeting with President...

Jun 26, 2017 10:51 PM | Newsscroll

No one will be allowed to disturb harmony in Punjab: Sidhu

Malerkotla, Jun 26 Nobody will be allowed to disturb communal harmony in Punjab, cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said today."The forces which are out to disrupt the atmosphere of communal...

Jun 26, 2017 10:18 PM | Newsscroll

Criticising opposition abroad is govt's foreign policy: Cong

New Delhi, Jun 26 The Congress said today abusing the opposition on foreign land has become the government's "foreign policy" and is in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's DNA.The party also took...

Jun 26, 2017 10:13 PM | Newsscroll

RJD removes spokesman amid war of words with JD(U)

Patna, Jun 26 Amid a raging war of words with the JD(U), the RJD today removed one of its spokesmen and cautioned its "loose-tongued" MLA Bhai Birendra, who had been targeting Chief Minister Nitish...

Jun 26, 2017 10:03 PM | Newsscroll

Presidential nominee Meira Kumar joins Twitter

New Delhi, Jun 26 Meira Kumar today made her debut on social networking site Twitter, days after her nomination as the opposition presidential candidate.Kumar, who will file her nomination for the...

Jun 26, 2017 9:55 PM | Newsscroll

Destructive forces would never succeed in their design: Sonia

New Delhi, Jun 26 Congress president Sonia Gandhi today said the "destructive forces trying to assault India's distinctive characteristic of unity in diversity and communal harmony" would never...

Jun 26, 2017 9:32 PM | Newsscroll