Friday, May 24, 2019


BJP set to return to power as 'Modi wave' sweeps most of India

Riding on a massive Modi wave sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP was set to return to power on Thursday as it led in 292 seats while the C...

BJP surges ahead with 302 seats

The BJP appeared set for a resounding comeback on Thursday with leads in 302 seats while the Congress trailed far behind with 51, according to trends...

Exit polls project majority for BJP-led NDA

Most exit polls forecast a majority for the ruling BJP-led NDA in Lok Sabha polls with varying numbers as the seven-phase polling in the general elec...

PM asserts BJP will be back in power

In his first appearance at a press conference, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted in opening remarks that the BJP will come back to power with a f...

PM says 'TMC goondas' broke Vidyasagar's statue

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said his government was committed towards Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar's vision and promised to install his grand statue at...

National security, Modi appeal will propel BJP to better its 2014 tally: Amit Shah

Expressing confidence that the BJP will better its 2014 Lok Sabha tally, its president Amit Shah has predicted that the saffron party will win over 5...

Will hang myself in public if AAP proves allegations: Gambhir

Stepping up his counter-offensive, BJP candidate Gautam Gambhir said he will 'hang' himself in public if the Aam Aadmi Party can prove that he has an...

Ayodhya case: SC extends time till Aug 15 for mediation process

The Supreme Court on Friday extended till August 15 the time for a panel of mediators, headed by former apex court judge Justice F.M.I Kalifulla, to ...

LDF govt 'soft' on terrorism, says BJP

Alleging that the CPI(M) led LDF government in Kerala was 'soft' on terrorism, a delegation of BJP leaders on Wednesday met Governor P. Sathasivam an...

Rahul tenders unconditional apology for attributing 'chowkidar chor hai' remarks

Congress president Rahul Gandhi tendered an unconditional apology in the Supreme Court for wrongfully attributing to the apex court the 'chowkidar ch...

Home Ministry serves notice to Rahul Gandhi on complaint questioning citizenship

The Home Ministry has served a notice to Congress President Rahul Gandhi, asking him to clarify within a fortnight his 'factual position' on a compla...

Vijay Mallya repeats offer of 100% payback for Indian banks

Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya took to social media on Monday to lament the collapse of Jet Airways and repeated his offer of a '100 per cent p...

LS polls: 64% voter turnout in 4th phase

Incidents of violence in West Bengal and EVM glitches in some areas were reported as 64 per cent turnout was recorded on Monday in 72 constituencies ...

Rafale: SC allows Centre to circulate letter seeking adjournment on hearing

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Centre to circulate a letter for adjournment in Tuesday's scheduled hearing on Rafale review pleas. A bench ...

PM never did caste politics, says Jaitley

Hitting out at the Opposition, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has never done caste politics and is inspired by natio...

Congress won't get even 50 seats, says PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed that the Congress won't get even 50 seats in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.Speaking at an election rally in Mu...

FinMin ratifies 8.65% interest on EPF for 2018-19

The Finance Ministry has approved 8.65 per cent rate of interest on Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) for 2018-19 as decided by retirement fund body EP...

PM Modi files nomination for Varanasi LS seat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi filed his nomination papers for the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat on Friday, accompanied by a galaxy of top BJP and NDA leader...

SC sets up panel to look into allegations of conspiracy framing CJI

The Supreme Court constituted a one-man panel of former apex court judge Justice A.K Patnaik to hold inquiry into the allegations of larger conspirac...

Opposition will get 'zero battey sannata': PM

With half of polling for Lok Sabha elections over in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the leaders of the opposition parties have a...

BJP contesting on 437 seats, highest ever in its history

The BJP has fielded 437 candidates in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the highest number of seats the party has contested so far and perhaps for the first ...

We took bold steps to counter terror, Congress response timid: PM

Targeting the UPA regime on national security issues, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said his government took bold steps to counter terrorism, compared...

Rahul Gandhi expresses regret over his remarks on Rafale verdict

Congress president Rahul Gandhi expressed regret in the Supreme Court on Monday over his remarks in connection with the Rafale judgment which the ape...

Sardar Patel statue not built to spite Nehru: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's imposing statue in Gujarat has not been built to 'belittle' former prime minister Jawaha...

'No joy of flying', as Jet Airways grounds operations temporarily

Troubled Indian airline Jet Airways has temporarily suspended all its domestic and international flights after failing to find fresh funding.Jet Airw...

Unseasonal rain, dust storm lash parts of Gujarat; 10 dead

Unseasonal rain and dust storm hit several parts of Gujarat, leaving at least 10 people dead and several injured, officials said on Wednesday. Rain a...

PM Modi believes in 'simple living, high ideals', says BJP

Asserting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has often donated his personal savings to public causes, the BJP on Tuesday said he has always believed i...

PM cites 'Bofors sins' to counter Rahul Gandhi's Rafale jibe

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attempted to turn the tables on Congress president Rahul Gandhi, citing the Bofors scam to blunt the edge o...

PM targets Congress for sedition law repeal promise

Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed the Congress over its manifesto promise to repeal sedition law and reduce forces from Kashmir.The opposition par...

Floods, Sabarimala protests rock Kerala in 2018

Sabarimala issue: Two more NSS offices under attack

Nun heckled, asked to leave Jalandhar priest's funeral

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

Kerala bags most number of tourism awards

Muraleedharan to lock horns with Jayarajan in Vatakara

Six year-old boy dies of West Nile fever in Kozhikode

3 injured as country bomb explodes in Kozhikode

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

Noted Malayalam poet M.N Paloor passes away

Three cyber police stations to be set up in Kerala

HC stays construction of unauthorised building in Munnar

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

Idukki reservoir water level falls

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi, says he 'divided' country

Murder charges slapped on P. Jayarajan in Shukoor case

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Emotional reunion for Kerala couple after 72 yrs

Flight services likely between Hindon and Kannur

85% polling in Kerala re-poll

2 Youth Congress workers hacked to death in Kasaragod

SMiLE drive pays dividends in North Malabar tourism

Manjeshwar MLA P.B Abdul Razak dies of heart attack

Afghanistan deports ISIS sympathiser from Kerala: NIA

Vijayan rejects amicus curiae report on floods

PM inaugurates 13-km, two-lane Kollam bypass

PM slams LDF govt over Sabarimala issue

6 killed as car, bus collide head-on in Kollam

Alappad: A tale of lost land to mineral sand mining

Women get death threats for entering Sabarimala

Row over 'Nipah' death toll in Kerala

HC acquits accused in Chekannur Maulavi case

IMD issues red alert in Idukki, Malappuram

More evacuees return home in Malappuram

Suspected Maoist posters surface in Kerala hamlet

Six from TN, on way to Vavar mosque, held

Another tribal infant dies in Attappadi

NGO to build, repair 6,000 homes in Kerala