Modi not serious about corruption, black money: Kejriwal

Bhopal, Dec 20 : Demonetisation is not aimed at fighting corruption and black money but seeks to help Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s super rich friends, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday. The Aam Aadmi Party leader told a public rally here that Modi carried out the November 8 note ban basically to bail […]

Sasikala thanks Pranab, Modi, Rahul for condolences

[YEAR 2016 IN PICTURES– Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi consoles O Panneerselvam while paying his last respects to Tamil Nadu’s former Chief Minister Jayaram Jayalalithaa at Rajaji Hall in Chennai on Tuesday, Dec 06, 2016. /PTI] Chennai, Dec 20 : Late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa’s close aide V.K. Sasikala has thanked President Pranab […]

Confusion over RBI deposit curbs draws opposition flak

New Delhi, Dec 20 : The government on Tuesday drew flak from the opposition amid confusion over RBI’s new curbs on depositing more than Rs 5,000 in scrapped notes even after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said any amount of old currency can be deposited in banks in one go and without questions being asked. But […]

Rahul attacks Modi for his survival, says Smriti Irani

[YEAR 2016 IN PICTURES– New Delhi: Congress party Vice President Rahul Gandhi being carried in a police bus from Parliament Street Police Station in New Delhi on Wednesday, Nov 02, 2016. Gandhi was earlier detained after he tried to meet family members of a retired army soldier who allegedly committed suicide over One Rank, One […]

NSG commandos conduct anti-terrorist drill in Gurugram

Gurugram, Dec 20 : National Security Guard (NSG) commandos carried out a mock anti-terrorist drill in a multi-storey building here — and “killed two terrorists and injured one”. Over 100 commandos, after a tip that three terrorists had entered the building of a multinational company on the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway and taken people hostage, reached the […]

BJP doing vendetta politics, says Mamata

Kolkata, Dec 20 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday accused the BJP-run central government of doing vendetta politics while claiming that nothing can deter her party from the path of protest against demonetisation. Banerjee said that Sudip Banerjee, the Lok Sabha member of the Trinamool Congress, was receiving repeated calls from the […]