Centre to provide whatever forces EC asks for Bengal: Rajnath

Ashok Nagar (West Bengal), Jan 21 : Calling on people to vote fearlessly and bring the BJP to power in West Bengal, union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday asserted that the Centre would provide any number of central forces that the Election Commission may requisition for the upcoming assembly polls. Addressing a party rally […]

French troops to join Republic Day parade on Rajpath

New Delhi, Jan 21 : A contingent of soldiers from France will participate in this year’s Republic Day parade on Rajpath here, the first ever by any foreign country. French President Francois Hollande will be the chief guest at this year’s Republic Day parade and celebrations. “In a first-of-its-kind gesture, a French contingent will march […]

Terror suspect escapes by jumping off train in Madhya Pradesh

Hoshangabad (Madhya Pradesh), Jan 21 : A high alert has been sounded in Madhya Pradesh after a suspected terrorist in custody escaped by jumping off a moving train near Itarsi railway station. “Syed Ahmed had been arrested in Vellore in Tamil Nadu from where he was being taken on Raptisagar Express on a court warrant […]

Kejriwal wants two central ministers sacked over suicide

Hyderabad, Jan 21 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday sought the dismissal of central ministers Smriti Irani and Bandaru Dattatreya as well as the vice chancellor of Hyderabad University over the suicide of a Dalit research scholar. Addressing a gathering of students at the campus, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader also asked […]

Secretariat raid: HC notice to Delhi government on CBI plea

New Delhi, Jan 21 : The Delhi High Court on Thursday issued notice to the city government on a plea by the CBI challenging a trial court order directing the probe agency to release documents seized during a raid at the office of Rajendra Kumar, principal secretary to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Justice P.S. Teji […]