NATION

 KI News

Pak SC orders all political advertisements, banners to be removed by April 4

Islamabad, Mar 17: Pakistan Supreme Court on Saturday ordered for all advertisements, signboards and panaflex with pictures of politicians to be removed. During the hearing of hanging of political banners and advertisements, the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar said that information of all the signboards which feature pictures of politicians be presented in […]

 Press Trust of india

TDP quits NDA; moves no-confidence motion against Modi govt

TDP quits NDA; moves no-confidence motion against Modi govt

  Amaravati/New Delhi, Mar 16 :The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) today ended its four-year-old alliance with the BJP and walked out of the NDA, eight days after two of its union ministers resigned over the Centre’s refusal to grant Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh. Upping the ante within hours after party president and chief […]

 Press Trust of india

Pak court orders suspension of passport of ‘absconder’ Musharraf

  Islamabad, Mar 16 :In a blow to Pakistan’s former dictator General (retd) Pervez Musharraf, the special court hearing the high treason case against him has also authorised the government to suspend his passport as well as his national identity card, according to a media report today. Last week, the special court had ordered the […]

 Press Trust of india

CPI to support no-confidence motion against NDA govt

  Hyderabad, Mar 16 : The CPI will support the no-confidence motion moved by Andhra Pradesh parties against the NDA government, the party General Secretary S Sudhakar Reddy said today. “Our party supports it (no-confidence motion) completely,” Reddy told PTI, describing it as a “positive development.” The no-confidence motion is a logical conclusion as the […]

 Press Trust of india

Mamata Banerjee welcomes TDP’s decision to quit NDA

Kolkata, Mar 16 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today welcomed the Telugu Desam Party’s decision to quit the NDA and urged all opposition parties to work closely together against “atrocities, economic calamities and political instability”. Banerjee’s remark came after the TDP this morning formally decided to exit the Narendra Modi government over the […]

 Press Trust of india

Court orders Pak govt to explain JuD, charity ban

Lahore, Mar 16 : The Lahore High Court today gave a deadline of 15 days to the Pakistan government to explain why Hafiz Saeed’s outfit JuD and its charity wing had been banned and their accounts frozen. The court order came during a petition filed by Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Saeed yesterday, challenging a notification of […]

 Press Trust of india

JNU prof booked over sexual harassment claims by women students

New Delhi, Mar 16 : A case has been registered against a professor of the JNU’s School of Life Sciences (SLS) following allegations of sexual harassment against him by a group of women students, police said today. The FIR was registered at the Vasant Kunj police station in southwest Delhi, they said. “The professor often […]

 Press Trust of india

Daler Mehndi convicted in human trafficking cases

Patiala, Mar 16 :A court here today sentenced Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi to two year imprisonment in connection with his role in human trafficking cases. He was held guilty under relevant sections of IPC by the court of Judicial Magistrate first class Judge Nidhi Saini, counsel Gurpreet Singh Bhasin said. A fine of Rs […]

 Press Trust of india

10 killed in Taliban suicide attack near Sharif’s residence

10 killed in Taliban suicide attack near Sharif’s residence

Lahore, Mar 15 : A teenaged Taliban suicide bomber attacked a police check-post near the residence of Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif in Lahore, killing 10 people, including six policemen, police said. According to rescue officials, the blast took place last night close to a police check post, a few kilometres from the palatial […]

 Press Trust of india

Rahul Gandhi meets Sharad Pawar to put up united front against BJP: Sources

  New Delhi, Mar 15:Congress president Rahul Gandhi has met NCP chief Sharad Pawar to step up efforts and put up an united front against the BJP ahead of the 2019 general elections, sources said today. The meeting with the National Congress Party (NCP) leader comes amid the party’s poor performance and loss in the […]