UP Council bypoll on Sept 15; CM may take Upper House route

Lucknow, Aug 24 The Election Commission today announced the bypoll schedule for four vacant seats of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council, which might enable Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to take...

Aug 24, 2017 8:50 PM | Newsscroll

NCP leader Tariq Anwar hails SC ruling on triple talaq

Katihar (Bihar), Aug 23 ([PTI) Senior NCP leader Tariq Anwar today hailed the Supreme Court verdict scrapping triple talaq and said that the socio-religious practice was being misused by people."The...

Aug 23, 2017 6:42 PM | Newsscroll

PM's support for Muslim women yielded result: Lekhi

New Delhi, Aug 22 BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi today hailed the Narendra Modi government for supporting Muslim women in their quest for freedom from triple talaq, which was today outlawed by the Supreme...

Aug 22, 2017 6:05 PM | Newsscroll

Working on plan to beat Asaduddin Owaisi in Hyd LS seat: BJP

Hyderabad, Aug 21 The BJP is evolving a strategy to win majority of Assembly and Lok Sabha seats in Telangana, on the lines of party president Amit Shah's "Mission 2019" at national level, including...

Aug 21, 2017 2:41 PM | Newsscroll

Working on plan to beat Asaduddin Owaisi in Hyd LS seat: BJP

Hyderabad, Aug 21 The BJP is evolving a strategy to win majority of Assembly and Lok Sabha seats in Telangana, on the lines of party president Amit Shah's "Mission 2019" at national level, including...

Aug 21, 2017 2:32 PM | Newsscroll

Adityanath targets Rahul, says Gorakhpur not a 'picnic spot'

(Eds: Updating with Rahul reax and additional quotes)Gorakhpur (UP), Aug 19 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today took a jibe at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi over his visit...

Aug 19, 2017 8:31 PM | Newsscroll

Gorakhpur a 'spot of virtual murder', not 'picnic spot': Cong

New Delhi, Aug 19 The Congress today hit back at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for targeting Rahul Gandhi over his visit to Gorakhpur, saying the eastern Uttar Pradesh town was not a...

Aug 19, 2017 7:24 PM | Newsscroll

HIGHLIGHTS WESTERN REGION AT 1700 HRS

Mumbai, Aug 18 Following are the top stories from the western region at 1700 hrs.BOM 3 MP-LDSHAHBhopal: BJP president Amit Shah unveils a statue of Deendayal Upadhyaya, founder-leader of the...

Aug 18, 2017 5:13 PM | Newsscroll

BJP MP flays Maha govt over loan waiver scheme for farmers

Mumbai, Aug 18 The BJP's Lok Sabha member, Nana Patole, has criticised the party-led government in Maharashtra over the tardy implementation of the loan waiver scheme for farmers.Saying that...

Aug 18, 2017 12:45 PM | Newsscroll

BJP MP flays Maha govt over loan waiver scheme for farmers

Mumbai, Aug 18 The BJP's Lok Sabha member, Nana Patole, has criticised the party-led government in Maharashtra over the tardy implementation of the loan waiver scheme for farmers.Saying that...

Aug 18, 2017 12:21 PM | Newsscroll