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Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav worked for maligning AAP’s image: Sanjay Singh

Sultanpur: AAP leader Sanjay Singh defended the party's decision to remove senior leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from the Political Affairs Committee, even as he sidestepped queries as to....

Delhi court drops Tada charges against LeT’s Tunda

NEW DELHI: Top Lashkar-e-Toiba bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda, one of the 20 terrorists India had asked Pakistan to hand over after the 26/11 Mumbai attack, was on Tuesday discharged....

Build core competence in securing imp buildings: Rajnath to CISF

Ghaziabad: CISF should develop a "core competence" of effectively securing strategic and iconic installations in the country which can be targeted by terrorists, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said here....

PM Narendra Modi wishes Omar Abdullah on birthday

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted National Conference leader and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on his 45th birthday and wished him a long....

Open to making more changes in Land Bill: Govt

The National Democratic Alliance Government on Tuesday indicated its willingness to incorporate more changes into the land Bill in order to address the concerns raised by Opposition parties even as....

Delhi MLAs being forced to sign papers against us: Yogendra Yadav

New Delhi: AAP leader Yogendra Yadav on Tuesday hit back at the party leadership, accusing it of forcing Delhi MLAs to sign papers against him and Prashant Bhushan and said....

Mufti government to abide by court orders on release of prisoners: PDP

Jammu: Unfazed by the controversy over the release of Hurriyat hardliner Masarat Alam, Peoples Democratic Party on Tuesday said the Jammu and Kashmir government will abide by the court directives....

Our priority is country’s security, not alliance in J&K: Rajnath

GHAZIABAD: Amid the raging controversy over release of a Kashmiri separatist leader, Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday asserted that his government's top priority was national security and not....

Considering MHA proposal for banning live coverage of counter-terror ops: Rathore

New Delhi: The I&B Ministry on Tuesday said that the proposal from Home Ministry for amending existing laws in order to prohibit live media coverage of counter-terrorism operations by security....

Govt working on bill to regulate surrogacy

New Delhi: The government is "working" on finalising a bill which will regulate assisted reproduction like surrogacy, the Rajya Sabha was told on Tuesday. The Indian Council Medical Research (ICMR)....

Govt to expand service centers to 2.5 lakh panchayats: Prasad

New Delhi: The government will expand Common Service Centres, which provide public services in rural areas, from about 1.5 lakh at present to 2.5 lakh under the Digital India programme,....

DP Yadav gets life imprisonment

DEHRADUN: Former Uttar Pradesh Minister DP Yadav, who was convicted in Mahendra Singh Bharti murder case, was on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment by the special CBI court in Dehradun. He....