‘Act against BJP, Cong over foreign funds’

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday asked the central government and the Election Commission to take appropriate actions against the Congress and the BJP for taking foreign funds in violation of law. Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice Jayant Nath allowed the plea of an NGO filed by advocate Prashant Bhushan seeking directions for […]

Congress manifesto promises right to health

New Delhi: The Congress has promised to scale up spending on healthcare and bring in a bill ensuring right to health if brought back to power after the general election. It its 48-page election manifesto released here, the party promised to increase health expenditure to three percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and provide universal […]

Vinod Khanna visits Golden Temple to seek blessings

Amritsar: Ahead of his poll campaign Bollywood actor-turned-politician and former MP Vinod Khanna has sought blessings from the almighty at the Golden temple for a victory at the hustings. After landing at Rajasansi airport here, Khanna who is BJP candidate from Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat, first preferred to visit the Golden Temple and paid obeisance […]

Cong ruining lives of Muslim youth: Modi

Bulandshehar (UP): Narendra Modi has accused Congress of “ruining” the lives of Muslim youths by playing secularism card while neglecting their development as he claimed that not a single penny has been spent for their upliftment despite announcement of packages. Continuing his development theme in the impoverished UP district which has a sizeable Muslim population, […]

NATO, US vow to enhance collective defence

Brussels: NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said on Wednesday that he will join in the call of US President Barack Obama for additional measures to enhance collective defence. Rasmussen made the remarks after meeting with Obama, who is paying a visit to Belgium, saying their collective defence includes updated and further developed defence plans, […]