50 MPs demand removal of JNU VC

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- Expressing their anguish over the "destruction of Jawaharlal Nehru University" undergoing under the current vice-chancellor, M Jagadesh Kumar, fifty members of Parliament have su... Read More

Quota bill passed in Rajya Sabha

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Fourth Amendment) Bill on Wednesday after a 10-hour discussion gets approved in the Rajya Sabha, with 165 votes being in favour and seven... Read More

Cold Thursday morning for Delhiites

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- With a minimum temperature of 6 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average, the Delhi woke up to a cold Thursday morning. "There was shallow to moderate fog in the morn... Read More

Mock polls to be conducted in the national capital

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- From Thursday, the national capital is to undergo a practice test before the polls as mock polls will be conducted in East Delhi and soon throughout the city, to demonstrate the ... Read More

10% quota - a conspiracy against caste-based reservation: AAP

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- Agreeing with Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday alleged that "the legislation of 10 per cent reservation to economically weaker secti... Read More

Bill to restore SC-ST quota in universities running at slow pace

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- The government did not show the same urgency on a bill to restore SC/ST quota for faculty positions in universities as it moved to draft a cabinet note overnight and taking the B... Read More

Sushma Swaraj calls for "zero tolerance" against terrorism

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday called for "zero tolerance" against terrorism and those practising it as an "instrument of convenience". She, at the Raisina... Read More

Notice against Rahul Gandhi's 'mahila' remark

New Deli, Jan. 10 -- A notice against Congress president Rahul Gandhi is issued on Thursday by National Commission for Women over his statement "PM ran away & asked a 'mahila' (Defence Minister Nirmal... Read More

2-week budget session to begin January 31

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- A two-week budget session is likely to begin on January 31, during which vote-on-account will be presented on February 1, government sources said after the Cabinet Committee on P... Read More

MoD approaches Ministry of Finance for more funds

New Delhi, Jan. 10 -- Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for recent fiscal borrowings has forced the Ministry of Defence (MoD) to make way for a two-pronged plan. First, Ministry of Finance has been ... Read More