HC dismisses pleas of Gandhis

New Delhi, Dec 7 (PTI) In a blow to Congress President Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi, Delhi High Court today dismissed their pleas challenging summons issued to them in the National Herald case in which they have to appear before the trial court tomorrow.
“Petitions are dismissed,” Justice…

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Mayawati plays Dalit card to corner Govt. over V.K. Singh's 'dog' remark

New Delhi, Dec.7 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Monday lambasted the BJP-led NDA Government for not initiating any strict action against Minister of State for External Affairs General (Retd.) V.K. Singh over his dog analogy and said that it reflected the anti-Dalit mindset…

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Swaraj to visit Pakistan for multilateral conference

New Delhi, Dec 7 (PTI) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will travel to Islamabad tomorrow on a two-day visit during which she will hold talks with her Pakistani counterpart Sartaj Aziz and attend a multilateral conference on Afghanistan.

“External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to lead Indian delegation for ‘Heart…

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Water recedes, focus on rehabilitation of affected

Chennai, Dec 7 (PTI) With water receding in most parts of this rain-battered city and its suburbs, the focus is now on clearing the various areas of the waste and muck left behind along with rehabilitation of affected people.

Scores of workers have been deployed by the Corporation of…

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Rs 200 cr central aid to be sought for floods: Puducherry CM

Karaikal, Dec 7 (PTI) Puducherry government would seek Rs 200 crore central assistance for relief and rehabilitation as the Union territory has suffered extensive damage in the incessant rains and floods in the past three weeks, Chief Minister N Rengasamy has said.

“Puducherry and Karaikal regions of the Union Territory…

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