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Navjot Singh Sidhu files nomination from Amritsar East

Two days after joining the Congress, cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu filed his nomination from Amritsar East seat on Wednesday. Speaking in a press conference at Congress…READ MORE


PM Modi to take part in BJP campaign for Goa assembly polls

Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be addressing a public meeting in Goa on January 28 ahead of the State Legislative Assembly polls scheduled on February…READ MORE


Smriti Irani asked Delhi University not to disclose her educational qualification: SOL

Amid the row over her educational qualification, Union Minister Smriti Irani had asked the Delhi University not to disclose it to an RTI applicant, the…READ MORE

National News


Manmohan protected RBI, Modi diminishing its independence: Congress

I had the privilege to hear the earlier Governor RBI and the present one also. What a contrast, Digvijaya tweeted. Congress today latched on to former… READ MORE


Akhilesh loyalists, sacked by Shivpal for indiscipline, back in Samajwadi Party

Nine leaders including state president were expelled from the party by Shivpal Yadav on charges of indiscipline. Going whole hog after Election Commission's nod to his… READ MORE


School bus-truck collision kills 15 children in UP; PM condoles deaths

‘School was open against the order of district administration to close schools due to cold,’ the UP DGP said.  At least 15 children were killed when… READ MORE

International News


S Korea court rejects arrest warrant for Samsung heir

Lee is accused of bribing Choi Soon-Sil, Park's secret confidante at centre of scandal, and receiving policy favours from Park in return. A South Korean court… READ MORE


India, Singapore renew bilateral air force training agreement

The bilateral agreement for the conduct of joint military training and exercises in India was concluded in 2007 and last renewed in 2012. India and Singapore… READ MORE


30 firefighters killed in collapse of Tehran high-rise: Iran state media

Police tried to keep out shopkeepers and others wanting to rush back in to collect their valuables.  A high-rise building in Tehran engulfed by a fire… READ MORE