BJP hijacked AIADMK to advance its communal agenda in TN: Prakash Karat

Coimbatore [India], Aug 22 : The Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Prakash Karat has said that merger of the EPS and OPS factions of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK)...

Aug 21, 2017 8:02 AM | Newsscroll

BJP hails OPS-EPS merger, says 'it will benefit people of TN'

New Delhi [India], Aug 22 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday welcomed the merger of EPS and OPS factions of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) and expressed hope...

Aug 21, 2017 7:09 AM | Newsscroll

Bihar Dy CM requests PM Modi to visit flood-hit areas

New Delhi [India], Aug 22 : As Bihar is reeling under flood, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit flood-affected areas. The Deputy Chief...

Aug 21, 2017 2:51 AM | Newsscroll

Congress' anti-poor and anti-OBC face exposed: Adityanath

New Delhi [India], Aug 21 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday said that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will run a campaign against the Congress Party for opposing the...

Aug 21, 2017 1:12 AM | Newsscroll

PM asks BJP CMs to work for 'New India' in 'mission mode'

New Delhi, Aug 21 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked chief ministers of BJP-ruled states to work in "mission mode" to realise the vision of a "New India" by 2022 as he pushed for speedy...

Aug 21, 2017 11:00 PM | Newsscroll

AIADMK factions merge, OPS back in govt but as deputy CM

(EDs: Updating with Sasikala camp's reaction)Chennai, Aug 21 Rival AIADMK factions led by Chief Minister K Palaniswami and rebel leader O Panneerselvam today merged, ending a nearly seven-month feud...

Aug 21, 2017 10:32 PM | Newsscroll

Utkal derailment: Congress demands Prabhu's resignation

New Delhi, Aug 21 The Congress today demanded resignation of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu taking moral responsibility for the Utkal Express derailment in Muzaffarnagar in which 22 people were...

Aug 21, 2017 10:16 PM | Newsscroll

Create well-paid, productive jobs: Panagariya to young CEOs

New Delhi, Aug 21 India's private sector needs to come forward to create well-paid and highly productive jobs, Niti Aayog outgoing Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya said today.Panagariya was...

Aug 21, 2017 9:37 PM | Newsscroll

HC defers pronouncement of order on Zakia's plea

Ahmedabad, Aug 21 The Gujarat High Court today deferred the pronouncement of its order on a petition filed by slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri's widow Zakia, challenging a lower court order...

Aug 21, 2017 9:35 PM | Newsscroll

Essar Group says non-compete clause with Rosneft only for 3yrs

(EDs: Adding comments from Essar Group)Mumbai, Aug 21 The Russian oil giant Rosneft, which today completed a USD 12.9 billion takeover of Essar Oil along with a consortium of investors, said the...

Aug 21, 2017 9:20 PM | Newsscroll