‘Assault’ on Delhi CS: Sisodia to be questioned on Friday

New Delhi, May 24 : Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia will be questioned on Friday in connection with an alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs in the presence of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, police said on Thursday. Last Friday, Kejriwal was questioned at his residence by Delhi Police personnel […]

Minorities secure, their rights safe in India: Centre

New Delhi, May 24 : The central government on Thursday said that the rights of minorities are more safe and secure in India compared with the rest of the world, and that “secularism, social and communal harmony and tolerance” are in the country’s DNA. The remarks came days after a letter from the Archbishop of […]

Sunanda Pushkar case transferred to fast-track court

[New Delhi: An inside view of terminal1-IGI airport metro station of the Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line connecting Kalkaji Mandir in south Delhi to Janakpuri West, in New Delhi, on Thursday. The 25.6 kilometre long Janakpuri West’s Kalkaji Mandir Metro corridor will be formally flagged off on May 28, 2018. ( /PTI] New Delhi, May 24 […]

MHA official suspended in bribe-for-visa case

New Delhi, May 24 : The Union Home Ministry has suspended an official who was arrested last week for his involvement in illegalities in granting Indian citizenship or extending Long Term Visa (LTV) to Pakistani immigrants. Deputed in the Foreigners Division of the Home Ministry as Senior Secretariat Assistant, Pankaj Kumar Mishra was suspended days […]

Committed to an Assam free of illegal foreigners: Sonowal

Guwahati, May 24 : Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday said that his government is committed to free Assam of all “illegal foreigners”. “Our government came to power on two promises — corruption-free Assam and illegal foreigner-free Assam. We are committed to fulfilling the promises,” Sonowal told the media. He was interacting with journalists on […]

Himachal launches self-employment scheme

Shimla, May 24 : The Himachal Pradesh Cabinet on Thursday gave its approval to draft notification of the Mukhyamantri Yuva Swavalamban Yojana to promote self-employment opportunities for the youth by encouraging entrepreneurship. It also gave approval to the launch of Himachal Grihni Suvidha Yojna for empowering women and conserving environment. A government spokesperson told IANS […]