Despite Protests & Oppn’s Request, Prez Gives Nod to Farm Bills


NEW DELHI : Despite uproar in Parliament and large-scale protests by farmers, President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday gave his approval to all three controversial farm bills became laws today. The President’s assent to these bills comes amid the Opposition criticising the manner in which they were passed in Parliament. The opposition had requested More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, September 26th, 2020

BJP’s oldest ally Shiromani Akali Dal quits NDA over farm Bills

NEW DELHI : Amid growing protests across states over the recently passed Farm Bills in the Parliament, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), the oldest ally of the saffron BJP, on Saturday has decided to pull out of BJP-led More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, September 26th, 2020

New faces of “saffron management” announced

NEW DELHI : Ahead of Bihar polls, BJP Management , on Saturday, released the list of new National office bearers of the saffron party. Several younger leaders like an MP from Karnatak Tajasvi Surya have been elevated More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, September 25th, 2020

Bihar to elect 243-member assembly by November 29.

NEW DELHI : Bihar will vote on October 28, November 3 and 7 for a new government and the results will be announced on November 10, the Election Commission said today.The number of phases have also been reduced from More...

Patiala: Members of various farmer organizations block a railway track during a protest against the central government over agriculture related ordinances, at Nabha in Patiala, Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020. (PTI Photo)(PTI24-09-2020_000053B)
By On Thursday, September 24th, 2020

Farm Bills: Several trains suspended as Punjab farmers begin ‘rail roko’ campaign

CHANDIGRAH/NEW DELHI :Several trains were suspended on Thursday as farmers began a three-day ‘rail roko’ campaign against the Farm Bills passed by both Houses of Parliament. Meanwhile, Several trains More...

By On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020

Country’s Top Actress Deepika Padukone Summoned by NCB

MUMBAI: In a big development in the drugs-related case pertaining to the death of Sushant Singh Rajput, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), probing the alleged Bollywood-drug nexus has summoned actresses Deepika More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020

Donald Trump’s team was not tested for corona virus when it arrived in India: MEA

NEW DELHI : US President Donald Trump’s team was not tested for corona virus when it arrived in India said the external affairs ministry (MEA). The team of United States President Donald Trump was not tested More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Monday, September 21st, 2020

Rajya Sabha: 8 Opposition MPs suspended after protests over farm bills

NEW DELHI : Rajya Sabha on Monday suspended eight Opposition MPs for their “unruly” behaviour with Deputy Chairman Harivansh on Sunday during the debate and voting on the two farm sector Bills. Chairman of Rajya More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, September 19th, 2020

Parliament’s Session may be cut-short as corona virus cases see massive surge

NEW DELHI : The ongoing monsoon session of Parliament is likely to be curtailed as several parties on Saturday reached a consensus on wrapping up the session by next Wednesday. According to official sources, the More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, September 18th, 2020

Anurag Thakur’s Remarks In LS Worst Possible Taste Says Shashi Tharoor

NEW DELHI : After Union Minister Anurag Thakur stirred a political storm in the Lok Sabha, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Friday said that instead of answering to objections raised by the Opposition, the Union Minister More...