HC extends bail of 1984 anti-Sikh riots case convict

New Delhi, Aug 18 The Delhi High Court today extended till August 24 the interim bail granted to a former Congress councillor, serving life term in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, to enable him arrange...

Aug 18, 2017 6:35 PM | Newsscroll

Oppn to unitedly fight BJP, RSS, preserve 'composite culture'

(Eds: With additional information)New Delhi, Aug 17 Over a dozen opposition parties today launched a scathing attack on the RSS and accused the Modi government of not fulfilling its promises, as...

Aug 17, 2017 9:59 PM | Newsscroll

Adnan Sami, Yesudas appointed Bharat Bhavan trustees

Bhopal, Aug 17 Pakistan-origin singer Adnan Sami, who got Indian citizenship last year, and eminent Carnatic musician and playback singer K J Yesudas have been nominated as trustees of the...

Aug 17, 2017 8:47 PM | Newsscroll

Opposition joins hands to fight BJP, preserve 'composite

culture'(Eds: With additional inputs)New Delhi, Aug 17 More than a dozen opposition parties joined hands today to call for a united fight against the BJP with Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi...

Aug 17, 2017 6:55 PM | Newsscroll

CPM slams govt over Tripura CM speech broadcast row

New Delhi/Agartala, Aug 16 Stepping up its attack on the Centre over Doordarshan's "refusal" to air Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar's Independence Day speech, the CPI(M) today accused the Modi...

Aug 16, 2017 9:36 PM | Newsscroll

'Amma...Indira Canteen', says Rahul causing flutter

Bengaluru, Aug 16 A slip of tongue by Rahul Gandhi stopping short of describing 'Indira canteens' as 'Amma canteens', named after late Jayalalithaa, caused a flutter during the launch of the...

Aug 16, 2017 8:56 PM | Newsscroll

1984 riots: SC appoints panel to scrutinise 241 cases

(Eds: Adding details)New Delhi, Aug 16 The Supreme Court today appointed a supervisory body comprising two former-apex court judges to examine the SIT's decision to close 241 cases in the 1984...

Aug 16, 2017 7:27 PM | Newsscroll

1984 Anti-Sikh riots: SC appoints panel to examine over 235 cases

New Delhi [India], Aug 16 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed a panel comprising of two retired judges to examine more than 235 cases in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. ...

Aug 15, 2017 6:26 PM | Newsscroll

1984 riots: SC forms body to examine SIT decision to close 199

casesNew Delhi, Aug 16 The Supreme Court today appointed a supervisory body of two former-apex court judges to scrutinise the SIT decision to close 199 cases in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots matter.A...

Aug 16, 2017 3:06 PM | Newsscroll

Rahul Gandhi launches 'Indira Canteen' in Bengaluru    

Bengaluru, Aug 16 Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today launched the Karnataka government's subsidised food canteens 'Indira Canteen' here that would provide breakfast at Rs five and lunch and...

Aug 16, 2017 2:51 PM | Newsscroll