Stop defaming Bihar, deputy CM tells opposition

Patna, Jan 10 : Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav on Sunday asked the BJP-led opposition to stop its political propaganda to defame the state on the law and order issue. “Stop the negative politics against Bihar. The Grand Alliance government led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is committed to the rule of law, governance […]

India needs film like ‘Gandhi vs Aazaad’: Director

Mumbai, Jan 10 : Abhay Kumar, who is set make his directorial debut with “Gandhi vs Aazaad”, says India desperately needs a film like this. “I feel today’s youth, in fact India, desperately needs a film like ‘Gandhi vs Aazaad’. It’s a controversial film, but it also depicts some facts from Indian history. The world […]

Congress, V.K. Singh contradict Tewari on 2012 report

New Delhi, Jan 10 : The Congress on Sunday distanced itself from party leader Manish Tewari, who claimed that a news report on a controversial 2012 troop movement towards Delhi was true. “When this alleged incident regarding the army is supposed to have taken place, senior ministers had even then clarified, and I am now […]

Will continue to fight graft in DDCA, says Kirti Azad

Kochi, Jan 10 : Suspended Bharatiya Janata Party MP Kirti Azad on Sunday said he would continue to fight corruption in the Delhi and District Cricket Association. Azad said he had sought an appointment with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue and was awaiting a response. “No one can stop me… I will go […]

Centre to help protect endangered deer in Manipur: Javadekar

Imphal, Jan 10 : Union Minister Prakash Javedkar has said the Centre will extend all help to protect the brow antlered deer whose numbers in the entire world is just 204, according to a 2013 census. Wildlife enthusiasts feel there is an encouraging ray of hope for the survival of the rare deer on the […]

Happiest at CPI-M’s new development agenda, says Chandy

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 10 : Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy on Sunday expressed happiness at the CPI-M’s ongoing two-day 4th edition of International Congress on Kerala Studies here endorsing development plank of the state. Talking to IANS, Chandy said he was pleased to read the reports that the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) has decided to […]