BJP hails Shia Board proposal on Ayodhya, asks Rahul to clear stand

Rajkot, Nov 22 : The BJP on Wednesday termed as “good” the Shia Central Waqf Board’s draft proposal for resolution of the Ayodhya dispute which advocates construction of Ram Mandir on the contested property and asked Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi to specify party’s stance on the draft. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson G.V.L. Narasimha […]

Karnataka assembly passes bill to regulate private hospitals

Belagavi (Karnataka), Nov 22 : The Karnataka assembly on Wednesday here passed a bill to regulate the functioning of private hospitals across the state. “The Karnataka Private Medical Establishments Act (Amendment) Bill 2017 has been passed in the Assembly by voice vote after discussion on its various provisions by lawmakers of the ruling and opposition […]

Jaitley’s comments on Patal quota issue laughable: Congress

New Delhi, Nov 22 : The Congress on Wednesday termed as “laughable” Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s comment that Congress and Hardik Patel-led PAAS were “deceiving each other” on quotas, adding that “it will do everything within the constitutional framework”. “It is funny situation. It is laughable because at the moment we are not in […]

Congress flays government over Hafiz Saeed’s release

New Delhi, Nov 22 : Reacting to the release of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed from Pakistan’s jail, the Congress on Wednesday took a dig at Narendra Modi government, asking “where is the 56-inch chest and strong diplomacy now”. The party said Pakistan was a principal conspirator in 2008 Mumbai terror attack, so it would […]

TN varsity students indulge in arson, violence

Chennai, Nov 22 : Students of Satyabama University near here on Wednesday late evening set on fire their hostel beds late on Wednesday and engaged in acts of vandalism, said a Tamil Nadu Fire and Rescue Services Department official. “The students have set fire to some beds in their hostel. They started stoning our vehicle. […]