Yasin Malik arrested ahead of NIA protest

Srinagar, Sep 9 : Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief, Yasin Malik was arrested on Saturday ahead of the proposed separatist protest at the NIA headquarters in Delhi.

The JKLF sources said the police arrested Malik from his uptown Maisuma residence in the city around midnight. “We don’t know…

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Council polls: UP CM, 2 dy CMs elected unopposed

Lucknow, Sep 8 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, his two deputies and a minister were today declared elected unopposed to the Legislative Council.

No other candidate was in the fray for the bypolls to the five vacant seats in the upper house.

Adityanath, deputy chief ministers Keshav Prasad…

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Cong claims to have defused situation in Bihar unit

New Delhi, Sep 8 (PTI) The Congress today claimed to have “defused” the situation in its Bihar unit after several MLAs were reportedly gravitating towards the JD(U) following the disintegration of the Grand Alliance last month.

Party vice president Rahul Gandhi met over 20 of the 27 party MLAs…

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Sitharaman takes charge as Defence Minister

New Delhi, Sep 7 :  Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday took charge as India’s first full-fledged woman Defence Minister.

Sitharaman was elevated to the rank of a Cabinet Minister and given the crucial charge in Sunday’s reshuffle of the Narendra Modi Cabinet.

However, she could not take charge as…

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BJP trying to demolish Haj House in Ghaziabad: SP leader

Ghaziabad, Sep 6:  Samajwadi Party leader Nahar Singh Yadav on Wednesday alleged the Uttar Pradesh’s ruling BJP wants to demolish the Haj House here, which was locked up soon after it was inaugurated by then Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav last year.

Yadav, who has been allowed by the National…

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