Sikkim standoff: Bhutan rejects Beijing`s claim that Doklam belongs to China

Sikkim standoff: Bhutan rejects Beijing`s claim that Doklam belongs to China

The Government of Bhutan refuted Chinese foreign ministry claims about Thimpu telling Beijing that the trilateral border stand-off area in Doklam in the Sikkim sector is not Bhutan`s territory.

PM Modi praises Hamid Ansari for contributions in conducting proceedings of Rajya Sabha

PM Modi praises Hamid Ansari for contributions in conducting proceedings of Rajya Sabha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded Rajya Sabha Chairman Mohammed Hamid Ansari for his valuable contributions in conducting the proceedings of the Upper House during his 10-year-long tenure. Speaking on the farewell occasion of Mr Ansari, Mr Modi said his diplomatic experience has benefited the members a lot. The Prime Minister also said Mr Ansari worked day and night for the betterment of the country and his contribution has been invaluable.

Vikas Barala, his friend appear before police for questioning in Chandigarh Stalking Case

Vikas Barala, his friend appear before police for questioning in Chandigarh Stalking Case

The main accused in the Chandigarh stalking case, Vikas Barala, the son of Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala, was on Wednesday arrested by the Chandigarh police after questioning. After being summoned in the case, Vikas appeared before the police in the afternoon amid tight security.

Congress leader Ahmed Patel retains Rajya Sabha seat; Amit Shah, Smriti Irani also win

Congress leader Ahmed Patel retains Rajya Sabha seat; Amit Shah, Smriti Irani also win

After a dramatic series of events that lasted till the wee hours of Wednesday, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel was re-elected to Rajya Sabha from Gujarat along with BJP president Amit Shah and Union Minister Smriti Irani. Congress veteran Ahmed Patel held on dearly to his Rajya Sabha seat retaining his place in the upper house with the support of 44 MLAs in Gujarat. Shah and Irani received 46 votes each. Congress turncoat Balwantsinh Rajput registered only 38 votes.

Babri Demolition Case: Mosque Can Be Built At A Distance, Says Shia Board

Babri Demolition Case: Mosque Can Be Built At A Distance, Says Shia Board

The Shia Waqf Board informed the Supreme Court on Tuesday that a mosque can be built in a Muslim-dominated area, at a reasonable distance from the disputed site in Ayodhya.

Congress alleges two kinds of 500 Rupee notes, says biggest scam of century

Congress alleges two kinds of 500 Rupee notes, says biggest scam of century

The Opposition on Tuesday jolted the Parliament by displaying two different 500 rupee notes issued by the Reserve Bank of India. Alleging that it is the biggest scam of the century, the Congress said that the notes were of different sizes and designs. They displayed the images of two 500 rupee notes.

Chandigarh police retrieve CCTV footage in Haryana stalking case

Chandigarh police retrieve CCTV footage in Haryana stalking case

Chandigarh Police has retrieved footage of five CCTV cameras on the route on which a 29-year old woman was allegedly chased by two men including son of a Haryana BJP leader last week.